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Company Information:

Company Name: W-Z BIOTECH, LLC
City: LEXINGTON
State: KY
Zip+4: 40506-0286
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $155,754.00 1
STTR Phase I $175,322.00 1

Award List:

Development of Percutaneous DLC for Total Cavo-pulmonary Assistance

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY
Principal Investigator: Dongfang Wang – 859-494-4134
Award Amount: $175,322.00
RI Contact:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The Fontan procedure is currently standard care for patients with complex single ventricle congenital heart defects. The Fontan procedure involves the creation of a cavopulmonary (CP) shunt connecting the inferior and superior vena cava (IVC and SVC) directly to… More

Development of Double Lumen Cannula for Percutaneous Right Heart Support

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Bill Sidor – 859-494-4134
Award Amount: $155,754.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Left ventricular assist devices (LVADs) are increasingly applied to treat advanced heart failure, demonstrating improvement of morbidity/mortality and quality of life. Right heart failure (RHF) affects up to 40% of LVADpatients and significantly contributes to… More