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Company Information:

Company Name: Smart Polymers Research Corporation
City: Belleair Beach
State: FL
Zip+4: 33786
Woman-Owned: Yes
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (727) 595-6175

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $468,996.00 5
SBIR Phase II $225,000.00 1

Award List:

SBIR Phase I: Ultra-Sensitive Botulinum Toxin Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Elena E. Komarova, PhD
Award Amount: $99,999.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I research project aims to develop a sensitive detection system for botulinum toxin (BTX) detection in food and water. The assay will be based based on molecular wire fluorescent polymer signal amplification. Fast, sensitive and reliable… More

SBIR Phase I: A Molecularly Imprinted Conductive Polymer-based Biodetector

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Elena Komarova, PhD
Award Amount: $99,999.00
Abstract:
In this Small Business Innovation Research project, Smart Polymers Research Corporation will focus on the creation and testing of a molecularly imprinted conductive polymer as an innovative potential electrochemical detector for ricin, a natural cytotoxin, which is the second highest toxic plant… More

SBIR Phase I: Aptamer-Based Colorimetric Test Kit for Biological Contamination Detection

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Anastasia Bogomolova, PhD
Award Amount: $99,999.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project is dedicated to the development of rapid aptamer-based dipstick sensor. Based on a known DNA aptamer, we intend to develop a colorimetric test strip sensor for B. thuringiensis spores (anthrax simulant), to demonstrate its performance and to… More

Uncooled Infrared Detectors based on Bioinspired Materials

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Matt Aldissi, Senior Staff Scientist
Award Amount: $99,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project will develop lightweight, low-cost biomaterials or biologically inspired infrared (IR) detection technology for space-based military and commercial applications. To meet IR detection requirements, we plan to develop and show with a materials… More

Quantum Dot/Aptamer Real-Time Flow Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: EPA
Principal Investigator: Anastasia Bogomolova
Award Amount: $69,999.00
Abstract:
Smart Polymers Research Corporation proposes to create a fluorescence-based fully automated flow sensor for real-time environmental detection of biothreat pathogens in water or in the air. The sensor will be utilizing pathogen-specific aptamers chemically modified with highly fluorescent quantum… More

Quantum Dot/Aptamer Real-Time Flow Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: EPA
Principal Investigator: Anastasia Bogomolova – (727) 595-6175
Award Amount: $225,000.00
Abstract:
The Phase II project will be dedicated to the design, creation and full-scale testing of a functional multi­-specific sensor prototype for real-time environmental water monitoring. The sensor will be miniature, portable, robust, easy-to-use and completely field-deployable. The utilized competitive… More