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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. Integrated Platform for Mass-Spectrometric Studies of Protein Structure

    SBC: Protein Metrics Inc.            Topic: 400

    Summary Technology for studying the higher order structure (HOS) and interactions of biomolecules is a highlighted NIGMS SBIR/STTR research topic. Mass-spectrometric methods for studying HOS include hydroxyl radical footprinting as well as chemical methods to covalently label amino acid side-chain functional groups, and also hydrogen/deuterium exchange (HDX) on protein backbone amides. These metho ...

    STTR Phase II 2020 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  2. Image Analysis Tools for mpMRI Prostate Cancer Diagnosis Using PI-RADS

    SBC: Eigen Health Services LLC            Topic: 102

    Project Summary Prostate cancer is one of the most commonly occurring forms of cancer, accounting for 21% of all cancer in men. The Prostate Imaging Reporting and Data System (PI-RADS) aims to standardize reporting of prostate cancer using multi-parametric magnetic resonance imaging (mpMRI). However, the in-depth analysis, as demanded by PI-RADS, remains challenging due to the complexity and heter ...

    STTR Phase II 2020 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  3. BlueBox: A Complete Code Blue Data Recorder, Phase II

    SBC: NeoVative, Inc.            Topic: 400

    “Code blue” is the signal used in hospitals to call for an immediate cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) following a cardiac or respiratory arrest. Reviewing the performance of the “code blue team” is a cornerstone for improving outcomes. The current standard of using handwritten records on a paper “code sheet” does not allow measurement of key quality indicators and is subject to huma ...

    STTR Phase II 2019 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  4. Developing an efficient E-cigarette aerosol generation and exposure system for rodent models with aerosol characteristics equivalent to those inhaled by E-cigarette users

    SBC: AUTOMATE SCIENTIFIC, INC.            Topic: NIDA

    Abstract E cigarettes (E-cigs) are increasingly popular worldwide, in particular, among youths. E-cigs may contribute to nicotine addiction and are unlikely to discourage conventional cigarette smoking. Mainstream and second-hand E-cig aerosols contain, in addition to nicotine, detectable levels of toxins including carcinogens and heavy metals such as formaldehyde, benzene, nitrosamines, cadmium a ...

    STTR Phase II 2019 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  5. An Automated Patient Chart Error Detection System for Radiation Therapy

    SBC: Infondrian LLC            Topic: 101

    Project Summary/Abstract Every year, approximately 1,200 severe mistreatments happen in radiation therapy. Radiation therapy lawsuits rank in the top third of all medical specialties with an average of $313,000 per claim settled or litigated. The current method for detecting treatment errors is by a weekly patient chart check, where each treatment record is manually reviewed on a weekly basis. Thi ...

    STTR Phase II 2019 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  6. Optical photothermal IR (O-PTIR) microscopy for chemical imaging of living cells at sub-micron resolution

    SBC: Photothermal Spectroscopy Corp.            Topic: 102

    Optical photothermal IR (OPTIR) microscopy for chemical imaging of living cells at sub-micron resolution Project Summary/Abstract Photothermal Spectroscopy Corp (PSC) and Prof. Ji-Xin Cheng of Boston University in collaboration with Prof. Rohith Reddy (University of Houston) propose to develop, validate, and commercialize a novel technical called Optical Photothermal Infrared (OPTIR) spectroscopy. ...

    STTR Phase II 2019 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  7. Novel Indication for Myeloid Progenitor Use: Induction of Tolerance in Solid Organ Transplantation

    SBC: Cellerant Therapeutics, Inc.            Topic: NIAID

    PROJECT SUMMARY State of the art techniques result inyear solid organ graft loss ofto overin cardiopulmonary organ transplantationEstablishment of donor specific immunological toleranceDSITa condition in which a recipient accepts a transplant without immunosuppressionwhile retaining the ability to fight infectionswould reduce graft loss and transplant related complicationsThe only identified metho ...

    STTR Phase II 2018 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  8. The nGoggle: A portable brain-based device for assessment of visual function deficits

    SBC: NGOGGLE INC            Topic: N

    PROJECT SUMMARY Assessment of loss of visual function outside the foveal area is an essential component of the management of numerous conditionsincluding glaucomaretinal and neurological disordersDespite the significant progress achieved with the development of standard automated perimetrySAPmany decades agoassessment of visual field loss with SAP still has significant drawbacksSAP testing is limi ...

    STTR Phase II 2018 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  9. Development of Pirenzepine for CIPN

    SBC: WinSanTor, Inc.            Topic: NCI

    PROJECT SUMMARY Chemotherapy induced peripheral neuropathyCIPNis a debilitating condition that afflictsof cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy and limits the dose and duration of treatmentSymptoms range from sensory loss to painful neuropathy and are accompanied by electrophysiological and structural indices of nerve damageThe American Society of Clinical Oncology currently makes no recommendat ...

    STTR Phase II 2018 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  10. Deriving Bone Density from Thoracic CT Scans, STTR Phase II

    SBC: BDI, Inc.            Topic: NIAMS

    ABSTRACT Osteoporosis is a major cause of disability and morbidity in our populationAs many asmillion Americans have osteoporosis andmillion more have osteopeniaHoweverbone mineral densityBMDassessment does not occur in many Americans when indicated and measure currently requires a separate referral and separate imaging scan to obtain BMDThe result is that onlyof Americans who are at risk of suffe ...

    STTR Phase II 2018 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
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