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IMPROVED APPARATUS FOR TREATING INTRAOCULAR MELANOMAS

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
16591
Program Year/Program:
1991 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
16591
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
MMTC, INC.
12 ROSZEL RD. SUITE A203 PRINCETON, NJ -
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1991
Title: IMPROVED APPARATUS FOR TREATING INTRAOCULAR MELANOMAS
Agency: HHS
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $49,937.00
 

Abstract:

WE WILL DESIGN, ASSEMBLE, AND DEMONSTRATE IMPROVED EQUIPMENT FOR ADJUVANT THERMOTHERAPY OF CHOROIDAL MELANOMA. A SINGLE-FREQUENCY GENERATOR WITH INTEGRAL TELETHERMOMETER AND A SUITABLE IBM-COMPATIBLE COMPUTER INTERFACE WILL BE AUTOMATICALLY CONTROLLED TO PROVIDE A PRE-DETERMINED TEMPERATURE AT A REMOTE SITE. FIVE ANTENNA ASSEMBLIES HAVING DIFFERENT SIZES, COMPATIBLE WITH EXPECTED VARIABILITY IN THE SIZE OF THE EYES UNDER TREATMENT, WILL BE DESIGNED AND EQUIPPED WITH TEMPERATURE SENSORS. THE APPLICATORS WILL BE OF A GEOMETRY FACILITATING SUTURING AT THE BACK OF THE EYE. THE EQUIPMENT WILL BE EVALUATED IN A SPECIAL PHANTOM BOX CONTAINING MUSCLE-MIMICKING MATERIAL.

Principal Investigator:

Presser, Adolph
Principal Investigator
6095209855

Business Contact:

1 r43 ey09000-01
Small Business Information at Submission:

Mmtc, Inc
12 Roszel Road Princeton, NJ 08540

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