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Company Information:

Name: Sheepdog Sciences Inc
Address: 264 Guerrero St
San Francisco, CA 94103-2313
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $353,367.00 2
SBIR Phase II $499,996.00 1

Award List:

SBIR Phase I: Development of a Learning Tool for ADHD that Enhances Memory During Sleep

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Alexander F. Butterwick
Award Amount: $144,717.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project supports the work of Sheepdog Sciences to develop novel methods to enhance learning for people diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). This project is focused on developing low-cost devices that safely enhance cognitive… More

Development and Testing of a Device for Enhancing Memory During Sleep

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Alexander F. Butterwick – 415-350-4813
Award Amount: $208,650.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Cognitive deficits associated with neurodevelopmental disorders, neurodegenerative diseases, and learning disabilities affect the independence and well-being of tens of millions of Americans. Recent research in the fields of neuroscience and psychology suggest… More

SBIR Phase II: Development of a Learning Tool that Enhances Memory during Sleep

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Alexander F. Butterwick
Award Amount: $499,996.00
Abstract:
The innovation uses custom hardware and software for accurate sleep classification in a cost-effective and durable design, as well as mobile "apps" to achieve memory enhancement by modulated consolidation (memC). By utilizing computer learning algorithms and models of the biological… More