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Company Information:

Company Name: BIOFORCE NANOSCIENCES, INC.
City: AMES
State: IA
Zip+4: 50010
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (515) 233-8333

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $2,449,956.00 11
SBIR Phase II $2,546,343.00 4

Award List:

Functionalized Substrates for scanning probe microscopy

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $444,600.00

MOFIFICATION OF ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPE TIPS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Henderson, eric
Award Amount: $100,000.00

SOLID STATE GENE MAPPING BY AFM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Henderson, Eric R
Award Amount: $100,000.00

MOFIFICATION OF ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPE TIPS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Henderson, eric
Award Amount: $673,304.00

DRUG DISCOVERY AND DIAGNOSTICS BY FORCE SPECTROSCOPY

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Lartius, Raj
Award Amount: $99,678.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Eric R. Henderson
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
Not Available Inspection of multi-layer metal structures such as aircraft is a technical challenge because of access restrictions, presence of fasteners, large sample thickness, and ultrasonic reflections at interfaces. Conventional eddy currents and pulsed eddy curre

Bioengineering Nanotechnology Initiative

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Eric R. Henderson
Award Amount: $0.00

Bioengineering Nanotechnology Initiative

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Eric R. Henderson
Award Amount: $628,439.00

AFM SENSORS TO DETECT BIOLOGICAL WARFARE AGENTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Curtis L. Mosher
Award Amount: $249,368.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Rapid detection of biological warfare agents is one of the first lines of defense against bioterrorism. The development of multiplexed sensors capable of detecting any known biological warfare agent will be essential to rapidly implement measures to protect the… More

Protein NanoArray for Cytokine Profiling in Mouse Models

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Eric R. Henderson
Award Amount: $499,769.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by the applicant): This is a Phase I SBIR proposal to test the feasibility of using an ultra miniaturized protein NanoArray for profiling cytokine expression in mouse model systems. BioForce Nanosciences, Inc., has developed proprietary technology for the construction of… More

Microfabricated Deposition Tools for Creating NanoArrays

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Eric R. Henderson
Award Amount: $399,891.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The goal of this proposal is to design and test novel microcantilever devices for the purpose of improving deposition of biomaterials in ultraminiaturized arrays. BioForce NanoSciences, Inc. (http://www.bioforcelab.com) is an industry leader in the development… More

Profiling Cancer using Reverse-Phase NanoArrays

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Eric R. Henderson
Award Amount: $101,251.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This proposal describes a Phase I research study to test feasibility of using an ultra-miniaturized protein NanoArray for analysis of premalignant conversion and therapeutic monitoring in human cancer biopsy samples. BioForce Laboratory, Inc. will conduct this… More

Biomolecular Profilometer

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Curtis L. Mosher
Award Amount: $399,999.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The goal of this SBIR Phase I feasibility study is to create a novel instrument called a BioProfilometer (BioPro) for label free detection of biomolecular interactions. The instrument measures the surface profile of a planar chip designed to capture biological… More

Microfabricated Deposition Tools for Creating NanoArrays

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Eric R. Henderson
Award Amount: $800,000.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The goal of this SBIR Phase II proposal is to continue and expand the development of microfabricated surface patterning tools (SPTs) for the construction of ultra miniaturized biomaterial arrays (nanoarrays). SPTs can be configured as either pre-loaded molecular… More

BioMarker Analysis from Single Cells using Nanobiosensor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Eric R. Henderson
Award Amount: $400,000.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The purpose of this Phase I feasibility study to design, construct and evaluate an ultraminiaturized sensor device capable of detect ng protein biomarkers from a few cells and, ultimately, single cells. The device, termed the nanobiosensor, consists of an array… More