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Company Information:

Company Name: ECI BIOTECH
City: WORCESTER
State: MA
Zip+4: 01605-
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
SBIR Phase I $1,206,538.00 6
SBIR Phase II $949,399.00 1

Award List:

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Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Mitchell C. Sanders
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
Not Available We propose to develop physiologic sensing capabilities that make use of existing equipment already available in soldier systems such as Land Warrior. By maximizing the functionality of existing sensors to serve multiple purposes, we can approach the goals of zero power, zero weight… More

Protein Mediated Protection from Microbial Keratitis

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Mitchell C. Sanders
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Microbial keratitis is a serious eye infection that can lead to permanent vision loss through corneal scarring or perforation. Pseudomonas aeruginosa is one of the most frequent ocular isolates and has been shown to be associated with 75% of contact lens mediated… More

Novel Method to Detect Pathogens for the Diagnosis of Chronic Wound Infection

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: James Comolli
Award Amount: $208,311.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Localized infection is a frequent complication of chronic wounds that interferes with the healing process and can lead to systemic infection, limb amputation, or death. Compounding the problem is an inability of the cli nician to accurately detect localized… More

Localized Delivery of a Novel Therapeutic Agent for Periodontal Disease

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Diane Ellisbusby
Award Amount: $299,066.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Human periodontal disease is a chronic condition that results from bacterial infection of the gingival and the associated inflammatory response. Recent studies estimate that between 35 to 45% of adults in the US have ch ronic periodontitis, with up to 90% having… More

Simple and Inexpensive Diagnostic Tools for Yeast Infections

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $200,870.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Yeast infections (Candida vaginitis) are a very common worldwide ailment in women of reproductive age. The symptoms of CV include vaginal discharge, itching, and burning; although not life threatening they are certainly not trivial to the patient and can impact… More

Diagnostic Tool for the Point-of-Care Detection of Infection in Chronic Wounds

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $949,399.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Infection is a major problem for the 5 to 6 million Americans with chronic wounds because it interferes with the normal healing process and increases the risk of serious complications that often necessitate limb amputat ion or result in death. A significant… More

Rapid Detection of Periprosthetic Joint Infection

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Mitchell C. Sanders – 508-752-2209
Award Amount: $298,291.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The research proposed in this application aims to develop ECI Biotech's promising technology toward improved diagnosis of periprosthetic joint infection (PJI), and reduction in the unwarranted antimicrobial intervention. Criteria for PJI diagnosis have not… More