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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. Interactive e-learning to promote successful postsecondary employment outcomes for students with intellectual disabilities

    SBC: 3-C Institute for Social Development, Inc.            Topic: N/A

    Employment is essential for helping individuals with intellectual disabilities achieve independence, financial security, and self-sufficiency to be active members in the community as well as foster a higher quality of life more generally. However, only 25% of individuals with intellectual disabilities are employed two years after high school. Utilizing 3C’s proprietary dynamic e-learning platfor ...

    SBIR Phase I 2014 Department of Education
  2. A Generic Cross-Platform Perception API for Unmanned Vehicles

    SBC: Honeybee Robotics, Ltd.            Topic: OSD13HS4

    ABSTRACT: Autonomous vehicles lack a standardized mechanism for seamless cross-platform sharing of testing frameworks and evaluations of basic tasks. The ability to execute common tests on various hardware platforms is essential in order to be able to e

    SBIR Phase I 2014 Department of DefenseDefense Threat Reduction Agency
  3. Technology-enhanced Tutoring: Linking School and Home to Help Struggling Readers

    SBC: SIRIUS THINKING LTD            Topic: N/A

    The project team is developing a prototype of Lightning Squad: Powered-Up Reading with Teams, a multimedia tutoring tool that will be used by paraprofessionals working with up to six 1st to 3rd grade students who need extra support in reading. The tutoring program will build on the Success for All whole school reading program through the incorporation of video segments and gaming content. The prod ...

    SBIR Phase I 2014 Department of Education
  4. Development and in vitro validation of therapy for mucopolysaccharidosis III

    SBC: Phoenix Nest Inc.            Topic: 105

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Sanfilippo disease mucopolysaccharidosis type III MPS III is a devastating neurodegenerative lysosomal storage disorder of childhood for which there is no cure or effective treatment available The fundamental cause of MPS III is an inherited mutation in one of the enzymes required to catabolize heparan sulfate HS a glycosaminoglycan which plays importa ...

    STTR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  5. Preclinical Testing of Human Ghrelin for the Treatment of Stroke

    SBC: THERASOURCE, LLC            Topic: 105

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant The ultimate objective of this program is to develop a novel therapeutic approach that will save lives of patients with stroke Acute stroke is the third leading cause of death in the United States and the primary medical cause of acquired adult disability Each year Americans experience new or recurrent stroke It accounts for out of every death ...

    SBIR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  6. Picture Me Fit: Engaging Youth in Community-Based Prevention

    SBC: Prevention Strategies, LLC            Topic: 600

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Approximately one third of all U S adults and children are obese and at risk for a wide range of related chronic health conditions such as cardiovascular disease hypertension diabetes stroke osteoarthritis sleep apnea and certain types of cancer The Center for Disease Control and Prevention CDC and other expert resources recognize that although indivi ...

    STTR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  7. Enhancing engraftment of cord blood for treatment of neoplastic disorders

    SBC: Marrowsource Therapeutics International LLC            Topic: NHLBI

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation is a form of stem cell therapy used to treat cancers such as lymphoma and leukemia and other blood related diseases However there currently are several drawbacks in the use of bone marrow hematopoietic cell transplantation Most importantly the donor pool is limited by the need for at least partial HLA matching and t ...

    SBIR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  8. Ultra-low dose Influenza vaccines

    SBC: Codagenix Inc.            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Current seasonal Influenza vaccines are proving to be ineffective especially in at risk populations For example this yearandapos s inactivated flu vaccine had only a efficacy rate against H N infections in the elderly and the current live attenuated Influenza vaccine LAIV is aged restricted for those above years of age Therefore there is glaring un ...

    SBIR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  9. Single-chain antibody countermeasures for the Radiation GI Syndrome

    SBC: CERAMIDE THERAPEUTICS, LLC            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Genetic or pharmacologic inhibition of ceramide mediated cell death within the vascular endothelium of the gastrointestinal tract GI protects mice from death from the Radiation GI Syndrome RGS Prophylactic administration of anti ceramide antibody attenuates endothelial apoptosis resulting in significant protection of intestinal stem cells and animal survi ...

    SBIR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  10. Development of an Antigen Capture Assay for Babesia microti

    SBC: Biopeptides, Corp            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Babesia microti the primary etiologic agent of human babesiosis is a tick borne eukaryotic apicomplexan pathogen that is an increasing threat to the US public health Although B microti is primarily a tick borne pathogen it can be transmitted by transfusion of infected blood Despite the well recognized threat there is no FDA licensed test to screen donor ...

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