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DEVELOPMENT OF A DIAGNOSTIC KIT FOR NEUROCYSTICERCOSIS

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
11084
Program Year/Program:
1989 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
11084
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Environmental Diagnostics
2990 Anthony Rd Burlington, NC 27215
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1989
Title: DEVELOPMENT OF A DIAGNOSTIC KIT FOR NEUROCYSTICERCOSIS
Agency: HHS
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $49,863.00
 

Abstract:

THIS PROJECT WILL DEVELOP IMMUNOASSAYS FOR THE DIAGNOSIS OF NEUROCYSTICERCOSIS, AN INFECTION CAUSED BY THE LARVAE OF TAENIA SOLIUM. BOTH A DEFINITIVE TEST FOR THE DETECTION OF ANTIGENS IN THE CEREBROSPINAL FLUID OF PATIENTS SUSPECTEDTO HAVE THE INFECTION AND SCREENING TESTS FOR THE DETECTION OF ANTIBODIES IN SERUM WILL BE DEVELOPED. THE DIAGNOSTIC TESTS WILL UTILIZE ENZYME IMMUNOASSAYS ON THE EZ-SCREEN QUIKCARDS OF ENVIRONMENTAL DIAGNOSTICS, INC. THE EZ-SCREEN QUIKCARD REPRESENTS PATENTED OR PATENT-PENDING TECHNOLOGY ALLOWING RAPID, SIMPLE, AND INEXPENSIVE MEANS FOR PERFORMINGDIAGNOSTIC ASSAYS.

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Environmental Diagnostics
2990 Anthony Rd Burlington, NC 27215

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees: N/A
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No