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The Award database is continually updated throughout the year. As a result, data for FY19 is not expected to be complete until September, 2020.

  1. Development of the VirtualTAVR system for diagnostics and preventative strategies

    SBC: Dura LLC            Topic: NHLBI

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Since the first procedure in there has been an explosive growth in transcatheter aortic valve replacement TAVR Up to date more than TAVR had been performed worldwide Despite the increased global experience with TAVR severe adverse events associated with TAVR have been extensively documented including annulus rupture coronary occlusion para ...

    SBIR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  2. A Rapid assay for RNA targeted drugs: Instrumentation Supplement

    SBC: NUBAD, LLC            Topic: 300

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Some of the most significant therapies that treat disease target nucleic acids Drugs that target nucleic acid include cancer drugs antibiotics and antivirals Combined these classes of drugs have annual sales worldwide of $ billion Antibiotics that target nucleic acids account for $ billion of the $ billion of sales annuall for all antibiotics an ...

    STTR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  3. Assessing the Bite Counter as a Tool for Food Intake Monitoring: Phase II

    SBC: BITE TECHNOLOGIES, LLC            Topic: 300

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Self monitoring has been described as the andquot cornerstone of the behavioral treatment of obesityandquot Consistent self monitoring of energy intake is associated with improved dietary adherence and weight loss and maintenance The problem is that individuals are notoriously bad at self monitoring their intake and suffer from an underreporting bias The s ...

    STTR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  4. Measurement of Beta Cell Death in Diabetes

    SBC: L2 DIAGNOSTICS, LLC            Topic: 200

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant All forms of diabetes are characterized by the death of insulin producing cells In Type diabetes T D this leads to the reliance on exogenous insulin for survival Death of cells is silent it cannot be detected in vivo until it has progressed to such an extent that metabolic function is impaired The loss of cells has only been assessed by functiona ...

    STTR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  5. Synthetic microparticle malaria vaccine

    SBC: ARTIFICIAL CELL TECHNOLOGIES INC            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant This Phase II project will develop a novel synthetic microparticle vaccine for malaria using the T BT epitopes of the circumsporozoite CS protein of Plasmodium falciparum the causative agent of human malaria There is no approved vaccine for malaria a disease that causes up to million new infections and million deaths each year in the developing wor ...

    SBIR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  6. Diagnostic Assays for early Lyme Borreliosis using in-vivo expressed antigens

    SBC: L2 DIAGNOSTICS, LLC            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Current testing for Lyme disease is suboptimal because it requires two assay platforms including one with subjective interpretation of results and because it has lower sensitivity in the early stage of the illness Infection with Borrelia burgdorferi the causative agent of Lyme disease is transmitted by the bite of an Ixodid tick and results in uniformly lo ...

    SBIR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  7. Development of Peptide Antibiotic Nucleic Acids

    SBC: NUBAD, LLC            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant One of the challenges of research in infectious diseases is to find ways to use the increasing knowledge of the mechanisms underlying disease transformation and progression to develop novel therapeutic strategies for diseases such as increasing menace of bacterial infections Targeting specific RNA such as rRNA which are involved in proliferation and survival ...

    STTR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  8. A Multivalent Lyme Disease Vaccine Targeting Tick-Host-Pathogen Interactions

    SBC: L2 DIAGNOSTICS, LLC            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant This proposal seeks to develop a novel vaccine against Lyme disease by targeting Ixodes scapularis proteins critical for Borrelia burgdorferi transmission from the tick to mammalian host Earlier work has identified four tick proteins Salp TRE tHRF and TSLPI that facilitate different steps of spirochete transmission and immunity against these protein ...

    STTR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  9. RNA Detection as an Improved Diagnostic Assay for Human Leptospirosis

    SBC: L2 DIAGNOSTICS, LLC            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Leptospirosis a zoonotic disease is an important public health problem worldwide It is caused by spirochete bacteria belonging to nine species and more than serovars of the genus Leptospira In the US there is increasing awareness of the importance of leptospirosis as the cause of disease among inner city populations military personnel and individuals ...

    STTR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  10. Reversal of Myocardial Infarction by Localized Stimulation

    SBC: Micro Vide, LLC            Topic: NHLBI

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Heart attacks i e myocardial infarction or MI occur in more than million patients annually Advances in pharmacological therapy have dramatically improved survival following the initial MI Consequently the number of patients with previous MI continues to increase and as a result put in jeopardy millions of patients for development of heart failure I ...

    STTR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
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