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Company Information:

Company Name: HEALTHSPAN SOLUTIONS, LLC
City: LITTLE ROCK
State: AR
Zip+4: 72205 7101
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 $300,784.00 3

Award List:

Nutritional Countermeasures Against Sarcopenic Obesity

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Sharon L. Miller
Award Amount: $100,799.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Excess adipose tissue and sarcopenia promotes a unique multifaceted challenge that may exacerbate the risk of morbidity and mortality in the obese, elderly population. We have demonstrated the effectiveness of essential amino acids in stimulating muscle protein… More

Nutritional Formulation to Target Muscle Loss in CKD Patients

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Arny A. Ferrando
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Hypoalbuminemia and muscle wasting are important predictors of mortality and morbidity in patients with latter stage chronic kidney disease (CKD). The persistent loss of muscle results from alterations in basal muscle p rotein metabolism or changes precipitated… More

Nutritional Supplement to Reduce Triglycerides and Cholesterol

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Sharon L. Miller
Award Amount: $99,985.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): We have developed a beverage targeting the elderly consumer with elevations in circulating lipids. The formulation contains a unique blend of components that independently have been shown to lower plasma concentrations of total cholesterol, low-density… More