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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. A high-throughput kit for detection of RNA modifications

    SBC: MAVERIX BIOMICS, INC.            Topic: NIDA

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant The broad objective of this project is to develop an integrated wet lab dry lab kit for high throughput detection of RNA modifications The final product will provide all required molecular biology reagents a set of simple and robust experimental manipulations for facile analysis of modifications and researcher friendly analytic cloud based software requi ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  2. A hormonal therapy for preeclampsia

    SBC: ADEPTHERA, LLC            Topic: NICHD

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Preeclampsia is a pregnancy specific hypertensive disorder that can lead to multi organ failure seizure and maternal death Preeclampsia is also responsible for as many as of premature births in the United States Although better neonatal care has improved the likelihood of preterm babies surviving many face increased mortality and serious long term mor ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  3. A new treatment for NSAID-associated gastrointestinal damage

    SBC: Anteana Therapeutics Inc            Topic: NIDDK

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Non steroidal anti inflammatory drugs NSAIDs are among the most widely consumed pharmaceuticals but their prolonged use causes gastric injury and damage to the small intestine Previous work has shown that anandamide an endogenous endocannabinoid substance produced in the gastrointestinal GI mucosa plays an important role in epithelial homeostasis and re ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  4. A Protective Tetravalent Vaccine Candidate for Dengue Fever Virus

    SBC: ALTRAVAX, INC            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant There are approximately million cases of dengue fever each year with billion people at risk mostly in low income countries There are four serotypes of dengue fever virus DENV and in its uncomplicated form the disease is worthy of its indigenous name andquot break bone feverandquot An individual may suffer sequential infections with multiple DE ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  5. A Tool for Research on Emotion in Naturally Occurring Speech

    SBC: CONVERSPEECH LLC            Topic: NLM

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant A Tool for Research on Emotion in Naturally Occurring Speech It is now widely accepted that defects or limitations in emotion processing underlie many disorders such as anxiety depression bipolar and eating disorders If bio behavioral markers of emotions could be found researchers would have the basis for investigating emotions in both normal mental functi ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  6. A Visual Assessment System for Retinal Function/Drug Discovery

    SBC: AFASCI, INC.            Topic: N

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Preclinical evaluation of treatment strategies for retinal neurodegenerative diseases is highly dependent on mouse models Classical methods to assess the visual function of animals such as electroretinogram ERG which measures electrical responses in the retina do not address connections between the eye and brain or visual perception by the visual system ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  7. An epitope focused nanoparticle vaccine for MRSA and biodefense

    SBC: VLP BIOTECH, INC.            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Overall Staphylococcus aureus is a gram positive bacteria which possesses a multitude of virulence factors It is a frequent and severe pathogen in hospitals and of increasing concern in the community where it results in severe skin infections pneumonia bacterial endocarditis and sepsis A significant proportion of these infections are the result of methici ...

    STTR Phase I 2016 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  8. A Novel, Microscale, Distributable Sensor Technology for Ionizing Radiation

    SBC: CFD Research Corporation            Topic: DTRA14B004

    Terrorist use of radioactive nuclear materials via nuclear and/or radiological dispersion devices (dirty bombs) is a serious threat. Therefore, it is critical to detect the proliferation of nuclear material. Critical challenges facing this objective include: (a) high sensitivity detection of signature emissions (e.g., gamma rays) from common radioactive isotopes behind shielding, and (b) cost-effe ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of DefenseDefense Threat Reduction Agency
  9. Asthmagram: objective assessment of asthma symptoms in children

    SBC: NeoVative, Inc.            Topic: NHLBI

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Asthma is the most common chronic illness of childhood but many children have poorly controlled symptoms causing morbidities hospitalizations and costs The first step toward good asthma control is accurate assessment of symptoms Recall of the frequency and severity of symptoms is the cornerstone of asthma assessment Unfortunately recall by parents or ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  10. BlueBox- a complete code blue data recorder

    SBC: NeoVative, Inc.            Topic: 400

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant andquot Code blue andquot the term used in hospitals to call for an immediate cardiopulmonary resuscitation CPR signals dire emergencies where medical errors can occur and lives can be lost Reviewing CPR performance of the code blue team is a cornerstone for improving outcomes Thorough and accurate recording of code blue events enable detailed reviews to ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
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