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Aktiv-Dry Awarded Research Grant to Explore Inhalable siRNA Dry Powder Targeting RSV
Date:11/12/2007

successful, it could lead to a highly effective and noninvasive method for treating RSV and other pulmonary diseases, and provide a tremendous value to the world of public health," said Quinn.

About Aktiv-Dry LLC

Aktiv-Dry LLC, founded in 2002, provides dry powder processing solutions for the vaccine, pharmaceutical, and biotechnology industries. The company is the recipient of a $20 million Grand Challenges in Global Health grant funded through the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health. It has also received government-sponsored R&D grants from the USDA, CDC, and NIH, and undertakes commercial contract research on behalf of biotech and pharmaceutical companies. In addition to its research involving an inhalable measles vaccine, Aktiv-Dry is also involved in research on an inhalable vaccine to help stop smoking and on a project to decrease the body's adsorption of cholesterol that is ingested from food. Other current research projects include the production of dry powders consisting of micro- and nano-particles of oligonucleotides intended for long-term storage. For more information, contact 303-350-3060, and visit the Web site at http://www.aktiv-dry.com.


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