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Company Information:

Company Name: DIFFINITY GENOMICS, INC.
City: WEST HENRIETTA
State: NY
Zip+4: -
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
STTR Phase I $410,994.00 4
STTR Phase II $1,467,180.00 2

Award List:

Rapid and Efficient PCR Cleanup Filters

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: N/A
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $105,504.00
RI Contact: N/A
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Analysis of DNA is important in many applications including forensics, agriculture, pathogen detection, diagnostic genetic testing and biomedical research. For the vast majority of genomic DNA analysis, chemical amplif ication methods such as polymerase chain… More

Rapid and Efficient PCR Cleanup Filters

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / STTR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER
Principal Investigator: Lewis J. Rothberg
Award Amount: $717,229.00
RI Contact: N/A
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Analysis of DNA is important in many applications including forensics, diagnostic genetic testing and biomedical research. Genomic DNA analysis uses chemical amplification methods such as polymerase chain reaction (PCR ) amplification of a target sequence to… More

Rapid DNA extraction from gels

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER
Principal Investigator: Lewis J. Rothberg – 585-273-4725
Award Amount: $101,602.00
RI Contact:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Extraction of DNA from gels following electrophoresis is widely used to obtain purified size selected DNA fragments from mixtures. The DNA thus obtained is used for cloning and sequencing reactions. Gel extraction is part of next generation sequencing protocols… More

Rapid purification following enzyme-catalyzed nucleic acid reactions

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER
Principal Investigator: Lewis J. Rothberg – 585-273-4725
Award Amount: $104,241.00
RI Contact:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Biochemical reactions used in the analysis and manipulation of DNA are important for many applications including forensics, diagnostic genetic testing and biomedical research. Enzymatic reactions to cut and insert DNA into cloning sites underpin many strategies… More

Rapid intercalator removal from size-selected DNA for next generation sequencing

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER
Principal Investigator: Lewis J. Rothberg – 585-273-4725
Award Amount: $99,647.00
RI Contact:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Information from next generation sequencing is widely used in translational studies and promises to be a cornerstone of personalized medicine where therapeutic courses are linked to an individual's genetic makeup. Extraction of DNA from gels following… More

Rapid purification following enzyme-catalyzed nucleic acid reactions

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / STTR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER
Principal Investigator: Lewis J. Rothberg – 585-273-4725
Award Amount: $749,951.00
RI Contact:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Biochemical reactions used in the analysis and manipulation of DNA are important for many applications including forensics, diagnostic genetic testing and biomedical research. Enzymatic reactions to cut and insert DNAinto cloning sites underpin many strategies… More