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Company Information:

Company Name:
POLY-MED, INC.
Address:
POLY-MED, INC.
6309 HWY 187
ANDERSON, SC 29625
Phone:
N/A
URL:
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EIN:
570981494
DUNS:
839420742
Number of Employees:
N/A
Woman-Owned?:
No
Minority-Owned?:
No
HUBZone-Owned?:
No

Commercialization:

Has been acquired/merged with?:
N/A
Has had Spin-off?:
N/A
Has Had IPO?:
N/A
Year of IPO:
N/A
Has Patents?:
N/A
Number of Patents:
N/A
Total Sales to Date $:
$ 0.00
Total Investment to Date $
$ 0.00
POC Title:
N/A
POC Name:
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POC Phone:
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POC Email:
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Narrative:
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Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,553,664.00 19
SBIR Phase II $3,187,886.00 5

Award List:

Absorbable Gels for Modulated Bioavailability of Vaccines

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,828.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Shalaby W. Shalaby, Ph.d.
Abstract:
Growing interest in vaccination and diversity of new vaccines which can be administered as a single dose for timely response and prolonged immunity evoked use of absorbable polymers for developing controlled delivery systems. Although absorbable microspheres were explored for controlled delivery of… More

Soy Protein Derivatives as Biodegradable Films

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$50,000.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Shalaby W. Shalaby , Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Identified needs for new opportunities to enhance agriculture's rold as a reliable supplier of new industrial materials directed the attention to soy protein, an abundant basic agricultural product, to explore its potential as a viable source of such materials. This and the growing interest in… More

Thermoplastic Cation Exchangers for Water Detoxification & heavy Metals Recovery

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,736.00
Agency:
EPA
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
N/a

CONTROLLED DELIVERY OF ANTIBIOTICS FOR OSTEOMYELITIS

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,243.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
N/a

Injectable Absorbable Ocular Inserts for Controoled Drug Delivery

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,660.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Shalaby W. Shalaby
Abstract:
It is recognized that delivery of drugs to retina at therapeutic levels through systemic or topical administration is impossible in most cases and blood retinal barrier prevents penetration of many systemic drugs into the retina. For this contemporary investigators focusing on the treatment of… More

BONE REGENERATION ON SURFACE-MODIFIED POLYMERIC IMPLANTS

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,950.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Shalaby, shalaby w
Abstract:
Two major areas of biomaterials which present the biomedical industry and orthopedic community with a formidable challenge pertain to their use in joint replacement and tissue engineering. Inability of most materials used in orthopedic implants to form an interfacial bond with bone is often… More

SBIR Phase I: Surface-Modified, Ultrahigh Strength Polyethylene Fibers and Their Composites

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$74,917.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Shalaby Shalaby
Abstract:
N/a

POLYMERS FOR AUGMENTING R BOTULINUM VACCINE EFFICACY

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,972.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Shalaby, Shalaby W
Abstract:
N/a

HIGHLY ORIENTED PEEK/PEEK COMPOSITES FOR DENTAL IMPLANTS

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,944.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Shalaby, Shalaby W
Abstract:
N/a

CONTROLLED DELIVERY SYSTEM FOR ANTHRAX VACCINE

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$90,462.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Shalaby, Shalaby W
Abstract:
N/a

Surface-Modified, Ultrahigh Strength Polyethylene Fibers and Their Composites

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1998 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$399,590.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Shalaby Shalaby
Abstract:
N/a

INTRAVAGINAL CONTROLLED DELIVERY OF MISOPROSTOL

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,962.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Shalaby W. Shalaby
Abstract:
Not Available Advances in both hardware and software technology in the areas of pressure sensor technology and automated data acquisition make it feasible to configure complex test equipment in an efficient and cost effective manner. The proposed research involves reviewing available sensor… More

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,990.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Shalaby W. Shalaby
Abstract:
N/a

Synthetic Substitutes of Surgical Gut Sutures

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Shalaby W. Shalaby
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Prior to introduction of polyglycolide (PG) as braided synthetic absorbable sutures, surgical gut suture (SGS) was the choice suture for many surgical procedures. Although the PG suture was a strong competitor to SGS, the latter remained… More

Gel-forming Systems for Adhesion Prevention

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Shalaby W. Shalaby
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (Verbatim from the Applicant's Abstract): Adhesion formation after abdominal surgery is a significant cause of post-operative morbidity. In gynecological surgery, adhesions can lead to infertility, chronic pain, and obstructive disorder. Numerous adhesion… More

HIGHLY ORIENTED PEEK/PEEK COMPOSITES FOR DENTAL IMPLANT

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
The Phase I study demonstrated the feasibility that highly oriented PEEK and carbon-fiber-reinforced PEEK (CFR-PEEK) could be engineered as surface phosphonylated dental implants and these implants could be microtextured to enhance osseointegration. In the Phase I study, surface-phosphonylated and… More

HIGHLY ORIENTED PEEK/PEEK COMPOSITES FOR DENTAL IMPLANT

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$620,796.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
The Phase I study demonstrated the feasibility that highly oriented PEEK and carbon-fiber-reinforced PEEK (CFR-PEEK) could be engineered as surface phosphonylated dental implants and these implants could be microtextured to enhance osseointegration. In the Phase I study, surface-phosphonylated and… More

LOW-DOSE RADIATION STERILIZATION

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
Phase I study and recent results demonstrated that (1) polypropylene (PP) monofilament and polyglycolide (PG) braided sutures can be sterilized by 5 and 7.5 kGy gamma radiation in sealed packages in the presence of minute amounts of radiolytically controlled formaldehyde (CH2O) precursors; (2) under… More

LOW-DOSE RADIATION STERILIZATION

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$693,609.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
Phase I study and recent results demonstrated that (1) polypropylene (PP) monofilament and polyglycolide (PG) braided sutures can be sterilized by 5 and 7.5 kGy gamma radiation in sealed packages in the presence of minute amounts of radiolytically controlled formaldehyde (CH2O) precursors; (2) under… More

Gel-forming Systems for Adhesion Prevention

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$726,047.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Phase I study directed toward minimizing or preventing post-operative adhesion (POA) demonstrated that (1) a drug-free, gel-forming copolyester vehicle is more effective than hyaluronic acid (HA); (2) HA-based formulations are generally less effective than… More

Bioswellable Absorbable Monofilament Sutures

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Most mechanical ligations of living tissues using surgical sutures require a combination of a thread and needle combination. In most cases, the needle diameter far exceeds that of the suture, which can result in leakage of bodily fluids, including blood, through… More

Absorbable, Self-setting Bone Cement

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Since early development of polymethyl methacrylate bone cement (PMMA-BC), there have been many efforts to develop alternative compositions to circumvent some of its clinical shortcomings, which include (1) monomer cytot oxicity; (3) inability to form strong joint… More

Bioswellable Absorbable Monofilament Sutures

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$747,844.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Bioswellable Absorbable Monofilament Sutures Abstract Phase I study was intended and did demonstrate the feasibility of applying a new concept in macromolecular chain design to develop novel, synthetic, bioswellable, ab sorbable, compliant, coated and uncoated… More

Absorbable Triphasic Hernial Meshes

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Hernial repair is the most frequent operation in general surgery for which synthetic meshes are commonly used in repairing abdominal defects. Frequently used meshes consist of non-absorbable polymers such as polypropyle ne, polyethylene terephthalate, or… More