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A TOTALLY SPECIFIC, HIGHLY SENSITIVE, RAPID RESPONDING, ACCURATE, AND…

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
4718
Program Year/Program:
1986 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
4718
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Universal Sensors, Inc.
5258 Veterans Blvd., Suite D Metairie, LA 70006
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1986
Title: A TOTALLY SPECIFIC, HIGHLY SENSITIVE, RAPID RESPONDING, ACCURATE, AND REPRODUCIBLE PHOSPHATE ELECTRODE PROBE WILL BEDEVELOPED.
Agency: HHS
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $50,000.00
 

Abstract:

A TOTALLY SPECIFIC, HIGHLY SENSITIVE, RAPID RESPONDING, ACCURATE, AND REPRODUCIBLE PHOSPHATE ELECTRODE PROBE WILL BEDEVELOPED. IT WILL BE BASED ON THE USE OF ENZYME SYSTEMS. THE ENZYMES ACID OR ALKALINE PHOSPHATASE AND GLUCOSE OXIDASEWILL BE COIMMOBILIZED ONTO AN OXYGEN OR PEROXIDE SENSOR; THIS WILL CONSTITUTE THE PHOSPHATE PROBE. A VARIATION OF EITHER OF THESE TWO SPECIES, DUE TO THE ENZYMATIC REACTIONS:GLUCOSE+O2+GLUCOSE OXIDASE-H2O2+GLUCONIC ACID PHOSPHATE+GLUCOSE+PHOSPHATASE-GLUCOSE-PHOSPHATE WILL BE PROPORTIONAL TO THE PHOSPHATE CONCENTRATION. THE ELECTRODE CONFIGURATION WILL BE OPTIMIZED TO GIVE A LONG LIFETIME, HIGH SELECTIVITY, GOOD ACCURACY AND REPRODUCIBILITY, AND SENSITIVITY. IT WILL BE CAPABLE OF OPERATION BOTH IN VIVO AND IN VITRO.

Principal Investigator:

Dr george g guilbault
PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR
5048858443

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Universal Sensors
5258 Veterans Memorial Blvd Suite D Metairie, LA 70006

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees: N/A
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No