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Company Information:

Company Name: BIOFIRE DIAGNOSTICS, INC.
City: SALT LAKE CITY
State: UT
Zip+4: 84108-
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 $714,682.00 2

Award List:

Rapid Comprehensive Identification of Pneumonia Pathogens

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Richard S. Ajioka – 801-736-6354
Award Amount: $262,052.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Lower respiratory tract infections (LRTI), including pneumonia, are a significant threat to human health. For example, community-acquired pneumonia and influenza are together the seventh leading cause of death in the United States. There is a wide range of… More

Rapid, automated, detection of viral and bacterial pathogens causing meningitis

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Andrew Hemmert – 801-736-6354
Award Amount: $452,630.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Meningitis and encephalitis are inflammatory, often infectious, processes of the central nervous system that can result in significant morbidity and mortality. Prompt, appropriate therapy is crucial, but determining theinfectious etiology can be difficult and… More