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Company Information:

Company Name: XHALE, INC.
City: GAINESVILLE
State: FL
Zip+4: 32608-
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 $558,200.00 4
SBIR Phase II $3,531,206.00 2

Award List:

Detection of Ethanol in Human Breath: Mini-GC Use and Exhaled Breath Condensate

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Michele L. Merves
Award Amount: $134,092.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Ethanol is one of the most widely consumed drugs with resultant profound consequences to individuals and society. The current methodology used to measure ethanol concentration in breath relies on decades old technology and may limit development of breath… More

A Breath-based Medication Adherence Monitoring System for HIV/AIDS Therapies

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Richard J. Melker
Award Amount: $99,804.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Principal Investigator/Program Director (Last, First, Middle): Abstract We propose to design and deploy a handheld breath-based personal medication adherence monitoring system (MAMS) which will meet the criteria of th e solicitation from the National Institute… More

A Breath-based Medicaton Adherence Monitoring System for HIVAIDS Therapies

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Richard J. Melker
Award Amount: $1,706,039.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Building on our Phase I achievements, we will design and deploy a handheld, breath-based medication adherence monitoring system (adherence system) to identify adherence for clinical trials. The system consists of a mini ature, battery powered gas chromatograph… More

Detection of Ethanol and Interferents in Breath: Validation of a Novel Technology

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Richard J. Melker
Award Amount: $1,825,167.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Among drugs that cause widespread human suffering, none is more destructive than ethanol. The estimated annual cost of ethanol abuse in the United States is 185B. A new breath-based toxicological tool with superior cap abilities dedicated to understanding the… More

A Breath-based Naltrexone Adherence Tool to Manage Narcotic-addicted HIV patients

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Donn M. Dennis – 352-392-6891
Award Amount: $163,230.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Addiction annually costs America gt 500B. Narcotic addiction is especially worrisome since intravenous drug abuse (IVDA) also promotes HIV transmission. Reducing IVDA is critical to lowering the incidence of HIV. Sincegt75% of IVDA is with opioids, effective… More

Propofol in Exhaled Breath: Real-time Detection by Surface Acoustic Wave Sensors

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Donn M. Dennis – 352-392-6891
Award Amount: $161,074.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Propofol endures as the most popular intravenous (IV) anesthetic due to several favorable characteristics. Anesthesia personnel customarily measure the concentrations in breath of many agents used during surgery including: molecular oxygen to prevent hypoxia,… More