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The Award database is continually updated throughout the year. As a result, data for FY20 is not expected to be complete until September, 2021.

  1. Dual View Endoscopy for Colonoscopy

    SBC: Omniscient Imaging, Inc.            Topic: 102

    AbstractAn estimatedmillion colonoscopies are performed annually in the US at a cost of about $Bhowever current colonoscopes with forward vision fail to detectof precancerous polypsOverof the missed polyps are located on or behind numerous folds in the colon where they are hidden from the sight of a forward view colonoscopeIn this research proposalwe propose to complete our development of an imagi ...

    STTR Phase II 2018 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  2. Biomechanical Rat Testing Device to Validate Primary Blast Loading Conditions for Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

    SBC: CREARE LLC            Topic: A17AT022

    Blast induced Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is a major threat to the health of military personnel serving in modern theaters.As such, the biomechanical injury pathways of TBI are, and have been, the focus of many animal studies.However, differences in the experimental setups across laboratories make it difficult to draw definitive conclusions from the resulting data.A tool that can accurately estim ...

    STTR Phase II 2018 Department of DefenseDefense Health Program
  3. Small Molecule Therapy for the Treatment of HeartFailure

    SBC: SUMOCOR LLC            Topic: NHLBI

    The incidence of heart failureHFcontinues to increase in the United States despite significant advances in pharmacological therapies and novel devicesThere is an acute need for novel treatment strategies for heart failureA key abnormality in HF is defective handling of calcium that has been partially related to abnormal sarcoplasmic reticulumSRfunction in cardiac myocytesReduced expression and alt ...

    STTR Phase II 2018 Department of Health and Human Services
  4. Fundamentals of Interpersonal Therapy


    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) is one of the most thoroughly validated psychosocial treatments for depression. Dissemination of IPT, however, has been hindered by lack of trainers and didactic materials. Though sever al excellent textbooks regarding IPT are available, there are no other standardized educational materials or videotapes demonstrating specific ...

    STTR Phase II 2008 Department of Health and Human Services
  5. Ph.II: Innovative Methods for Function and Disability Assessment

    SBC: CRECare LLC            Topic: N/A

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): We propose applying innovative measurement technology to develop and disseminate a comprehensive function and disability assessment instrument for use in gerontological research and practice. This technology offers an e ffective method to resolve the classic conflict between practicality and psychometric adequacy faced by traditional standardized outcome measur ...

    STTR Phase II 2008 Department of Health and Human Services

    SBC: CRECare LLC            Topic: N/A

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Our objective is to achieve a major advance in the technology used to assess disability in children and youth. Measurement and practical requirements for identifying disability and evaluating individual progress across pediatric age groups and care settings present a serious dilemma to current fixed-item survey instruments. In Phase I proposals, we have develo ...

    STTR Phase II 2008 Department of Health and Human Services
  7. Computer Adapted Standardized Patient Instrument for MI Skills Assessment

    SBC: TALARIA, INC.            Topic: N/A

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): There is a great need to facilitate dissemination of empirically based methods in addiction treatment. Motivational Interviewing (MI) is an empirically supported therapeutic approach developed by Miller and Rollnick (19 91, 2002). Although there is high demand for MI training, there is a lack of low-cost, reliable, and ecologically valid assessment methods for ...

    STTR Phase II 2008 Department of Health and Human Services
  8. Hyperpolarized xenon functional MRI of human lung microstructure

    SBC: XEMED, LLC            Topic: N/A

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), including emphysema and chronic bronchitis, is the fourth leading cause of death in the US, accounting for 120,000 fatalities annually. It is the only leading cause of death with rising mortality, with death rate increasing 67% between 1980 and 2000. While 14 million Americans are diagnosed with COPD, an estimated ...

    STTR Phase II 2008 Department of Health and Human Services
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