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Company Information:

Company Name: Piezo Resonance Innovations, Inc.
City: Bellefonte
State: PA
Zip+4: 16823-8445
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (814) 355-0003

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $910,352.00 7
SBIR Phase II $1,476,545.00 2

Award List:

SBIR Phase I: Active Device for Reliable Cleaning of Feeding Tubes

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Roger B. Bagwell, DPhil
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project will develop the Tube-Clear device to remove clots from feeding tubes. In excess of 411,000 people receive feeding tubes annually in the United States. Feeding tubes become a requirement when critically ill and compromised patients lose the… More

LIFE, Low Insertion Force Epidural to Reduce Insertion Force

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This Phase I NIH SBIR, will design and demonstrate the Low Insertion Force Epidural (LIFE) insertion tool. Epidural anesthesia is a form of regional anesthesia involving injection of drugs directly into the epidural spa ce and is used in 2.4 million births every… More

SBIR Phase II: Active Device for Reliable Cleaning of Feeding Tubes

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Roger B. Bagwell, DPhil
Award Amount: $500,000.00
Abstract:
This award is funded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Public Law 111-5). This Small Business Innovation Research Phase II project will continue development of the Tube-Clear(TM) device to clear clogged and sluggish feeding tubes, satisfying a critical medical need and… More

Lightweight Electronically Controlled Transdermal Patch for Enfuvirtide Delivery

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Maureen L. Mulvihill
Award Amount: $99,997.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This Phase I NIH SBIR, will develop a Lightweight Electronically Controlled Transdermal Patch for Enfuvirtide Delivery (LET-PED). Thirty-three million people worldwide are living with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (H IV). Currently, patients infected with HIV… More

Resonance Driven Vascular Entry Needle to Reduce Insertion Forces

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Debora L. Demers
Award Amount: $123,344.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In this Phase I NIH SBIR, Piezo Resonance Innovations will demonstrate feasibility of the Resonance Driven Vascular Entry Needle (RVEN), a device that facilitates successful venipuncture, particularly of veins that are difficult and problematic to access due to… More

Biopsy Reduction of Force Tool for Improved Sample Collection and Minimize Patien

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Maureen L. Mulvihill
Award Amount: $180,356.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In this Phase I NIH SBIR program, PRII will develop the Biopsy Force Reduction (BIFOR) Tool for adult patient Bone Marrow Biopsy. The BIFOR will reduce insertion force, improve biopsy sample quality and sampling rate s uccess, and decrease patient discomfort and… More

Low Insertion Force Epidural, LIFE System for Controlled Insertion

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Maureen L. Mulvihill
Award Amount: $976,545.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant: In this Phase II NIH SBIR, the Low Insertion Force Epidural (LIFE) device will be further optimized and efficacy measured on human cadavers and live porcine models. Piezo Resonance Innovations, Inc. successfully designed and demonstrated the Phase I LIFE device… More

Resonance Aided Insertion Lancet for serial blood sampling in age-related studies

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Ryan S. Clement
Award Amount: $156,655.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Rodent studies have provided significant insights into the general aging process and age-related topics such as nutrition, behavior, immunology, cancer, and neurobiology. In such studies, concentrations of hormones, pro teins, antibodies, and other metabolites… More

SBIR Phase I: Grip-Act-Reposition Miniaturized Stable Working Platform for Minimally Invasive Procedures Inside Active Organs

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Roger B. Bagwell
Award Amount: $150,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project will develop the ?Grip-Act-Reposition (GAR) Miniaturized Stable Working Platform for Minimally Invasive Procedures Inside Active Organs.? Working within or on moving organs ? like the heart or lungs ? is extremely challenging during minimally… More