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Company Information:

Company Name: AEGIS BIOSCIENCES, LLC
City: SPOKANE
State: WA
Zip+4: 99202
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 $1,507,605.00 6

Award List:

NOVEL WOUND DRESSING FOR CHRONIC ULCERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: David J. Vachon
Award Amount: $99,833.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Conservative estimates suggest that over 2 million people annually in the U. S. alone suffer from ulcers, and the base of those so afflicted is likely to increase in view of an aging population. Mean hospital charges of patients with a primary diagnosis for… More

Novel Cation-Exchange Wound Dressing for Diabetic Ulcers

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: David J. Vachon
Award Amount: $106,436.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): As many as 20 million people in the United States have diabetes and more than two million of these individuals will develop diabetic foot ulcers during their lifetime. In addition, the incidence of ulcer recurrence after complete healing approaches 30% within… More

Synthesis and Processing of Sulfonated Block Copolymer Biomaterials

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: David J. Vachon
Award Amount: $98,521.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Aegis BioSciences has developed a new and versatile class of anionic, nanostructured hydrogel materials with promising applications in wound care, anti-thrombogenic coatings, and drug delivery. These multi-phase block copolymers are derived from inexpensive,… More

PROTEASE MODULATING WOUND DRESSINGS FOR THE TREATMENT OF VENOUS ULCERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: David J. Vachon
Award Amount: $196,569.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): It is estimated that 2.5 million people in the United States have chronic venous ulcers. In the developed world, at least 0.1% of the adult population is likely to experience venous ulceration at some time. With the overall prevalence, estimated to be between 1.1… More

Peptide-Modified Sulfonated Styrene Block Copolymers for Vascular Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: David J. Vachon
Award Amount: $161,458.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): A novel sulfonated polymer with unique chemically tailorable properties and processing characteristics has shown considerable promise as a thrombo- resistant surface and has been proven to be effective inhibitor against neutrophil- derived proteases. A phase 1… More

Novel approaches to extending glucose sensor lifespan

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: David J. Vachon
Award Amount: $844,788.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Long term transcutaneous devices such as catheters; require patients to endure extended skin breaches (wounds) that can be difficult to manage clinically, i.e. infection and inflammation. These complications not only sh orten device lifespan, but also compromise… More