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Company Information:

Company Name: LaserGen, Inc.
City: Houston
State: TX
Zip+4: -
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Phone: (713) 747-3380

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $725,461.00 4
STTR Phase I $633,757.00 2

Award List:

Synthesis of Fluorobase Nucleotides for DNA Sequencing

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Mathew Mahindaratne
Award Amount: $213,064.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The introduction of novel fluorescent dyes has significantly impacted DNA sequencing technologies by improving accuracy and read lengths, increasing throughput, and decreasing costs. Despite these advances, however, sequencing reactions labeled by dye-terminator… More

Development of Novel Fluorescent Dyes for DNA Sequencing

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Matthew Mahindaratne
Award Amount: $214,000.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The introduction of novel fluorescent dyes has significantly impacted DNA sequencing technologies by improving accuracy and read lengths, increasing throughput, and decreasing costs. Despite these advances, however, sequencing reactions labeled by dye-terminator… More

Fluorescent, Photolabile Terminators for DNA Sequencing

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Vladislav A. Litosh
Award Amount: $148,397.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): New methods for sequencing genornic DNA rapidly and accurately in a large number of individuals are needed to better understand the role of genetic variation in common disease. Sequencing-by-synthesis (SBS) is one of the most promising contemporary methods for… More

Feasibility Study to Explore NGS technologies for Pathogen Identification

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: David Hertzog, VP Business Development – (713) 747-3380
Award Amount: $150,000.00
Abstract:
Pathogen detection involving microbial forensics is an emerging field that presents enormous challenges for both the scientific and legal communities. Microbial pathogens of humans represent a highly diverse set of organisms known to cause disease and death. Microbes have also developed a number… More