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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. KAPS Biotech: A novel biomarker to improve prostate cancer diagnosis

    SBC: Kaps Biotechnology LLC            Topic: 102

    Abstract Prostate cancer (CaP) is the most common non-skin cancer in men and third most common cause of cancer deaths in men. Black men experience a higher burden of incidence and mortality from CaP compared to White men. The Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA) test, a commonly used biomarker for early diagnosis and management of CaP, cannot alone accurately predict the presence of CaP, its aggressive ...

    STTR Phase II 2020 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  2. A Novel Polymeric Valve for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement

    SBC: POLYNOVA CARDIOVASCULAR INC            Topic: NHLBI

    Project Summary: A Novel Polymeric Valve for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Minimally invasive transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) has emerged as an effective therapy for the unmet clinical need of inoperable patients with severe aortic stenosis (AS). Recent longitudinal follow-up studies of TAVR patients however indicate that this procedure and associated technology may result i ...

    STTR Phase II 2020 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  3. Development of Drug Delivery Technology for Stem Cell Based TMJ Regeneration

    SBC: WNT Scientific LLC            Topic: NIDCR

    1 ABSTRACT2 The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is a complex joint system critical for dental occlusion, mastication, 3 respiration and speech. The TMJ is comprised of a network of muscles, ligaments, and a4 fibrocartilaginous disc and condyle. Temporomandibular disorders (TMDs) afflict over 10 million5 Americans at an annual cost of ~$4 billion, per the NIDCR. Degenerative types of TMDs, including6 ...

    STTR Phase II 2020 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  4. Enhanced Software Tools for Detecting Anatomical Differences in Image Data Sets

    SBC: Ligo Analytics            Topic: 105

    Project Summary Morphometric analysis is a primary algorithmic tool to discover disease and drug related effects on brain anatomy. Neurological degeneration and disease manifest in subtle and varied changes in brain anatomy that can be non-local in nature and affect amounts of white and gray matter as well as relative positioning and shapes of local brain anatomy. State-of-the-art morphometry meth ...

    STTR Phase II 2020 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  5. Oxidation-resistant Anti-protease Therapy

    SBC: LEXEO Therapeutics LLC            Topic: NHLBI

    Abstract. LEXEO Therapeutics, LLC, is an early stage biotechnology company focused on using gene therapy technologies to protect vulnerable organs from oxidant stress. LEX01, the 1st LEXEO product, is a 1st in class, next generation gene therapy treatment for alpha 1-antitrypsin (AAT) deficiency, an autosomal recessive hereditary disorder associated with low serum levels of AAT. AAT (SERPINA1), a ...

    STTR Phase II 2019 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  6. 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
  7. Novel Home-Based and Low-Cost ECG Device for periodic evaluation of the presence of atrial fibrillation

    SBC: Global Instrumentation, LLC            Topic: 600

    Abstract Atrial fibrillation (AF) prevalence is estimated to 1% of the general population in the United States. A shocking 30% to 60% (according to studies) of patients with AF are unaware of their diagnosis (silent AF). Most AF patients will suffer from congestive heart failure or/and develop thromboembolic events leading to a dramatic reduction of patients’ quality of life, and a significant c ...

    STTR Phase II 2019 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  8. Electronic Optimization of Stem Cell Derived Human Cardiac Myocytes

    SBC: Cytocybernetics Inc            Topic: NHLBI

    Project Summary As part of the FDA approval process for novel therapeutic drugssafety screening demonstrating that the candidate drug does not have deleterious effects on the human cardiac action potential is requiredHealthy human heart cells are not available for such preclinical drug testingThere is currently no consensus on the best experimental approach to provide the most efficienteconomicala ...

    STTR Phase II 2018 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  9. Automated Assessment of Leptomeningeal Collaterals on CT Angiograms

    SBC: Kitware, Inc.            Topic: 108

    AbstractThe primary goal of this study is to develop an automated scoring system of leptomeningeal collaterals based on CT angiographyCTAas a quantitative assessment of acute ischemic strokeLeptomeningeal collaterals provide an alternate path of blood flow in the setting of a proximal vessel occlusionThe presence and effectiveness of leptomeningeal collateralsi ecollateral statusvaries significant ...

    STTR Phase II 2018 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  10. Mobile Augmented Screening Tool to Increase Adolescent HIV Testing and Linkage to Care

    SBC: Digital Health Empowerment, Inc            Topic: NICHD

    ABSTRACTAdolescents face increased HIV riskinfrequent testinginconsistent linkage to careand a lack of prevention related knowledgeWe propose to address this by completing and evaluating the Mobile Augmented ScreeningMAStool to increase youth HIV testing via a tablet based intervention in clinical settingsand then use text messages to facilitate linkage to care for those who test positiveand deliv ...

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