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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. ECG Device for LQTS Screening in Newborns, Phase II

    SBC: QT Medical, Inc.            Topic: NHLBI

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant The congenital long QT syndrome LQTS is thought to occur in in infants and cause of deaths from SIDS sudden infant death syndrome Electrocardiograms ECGs can detect LQTS before fatal cardiac events happen In our Phase I STTR project we successfully developed and tested an ECG device designed for LQTS screening in newborns This device n ...

    STTR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  2. Development of breakthrough intra-operative detector and imaging system for parat

    SBC: Anasys Instruments Corp.            Topic: 102

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant There are parathyroid glands in the neck and they are responsible for the production of parathyroid hormone which maintains calcium homeostasis throughout the body They are difficult to identify relative to the other tissues in the neck such s lymph nodes fat thyroid etc This has resulted in the incidence of accidental parathyroid removal ranging from ...

    STTR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  3. Infant Assessment of Early Communication Risk Factors: The ISCBS (formerly ECBS)

    SBC: PAUL H BROOKES PUBLISHING CO., INC.            Topic: NIDCD

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Effective early intervention depends on reliable identification of risk for communication impairments as soon as possible Established infant risk factors for communication impairments include poor turn taking gestures receptive language commenting symbolic play and speech Although these risk factors can be detected by mos and reliably predict late ...

    STTR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. A Quantitative Optical Sensor to Monitor Tumor Vascular Physiology

    SBC: Zenalux Biomedical, Inc.            Topic: 102

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant In there were new cases of head and neck cancers HNC in the United States Early detection of new and locally recurrent cancers is clinically important to reduce not only cancer related mortality but also treatment associated morbidity as it impacts multiple organ functions including respiration olfaction hearing eating swallowing and speak ...

    STTR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  7. Anti-biofilm agents for the treatment of pulmonary infection in cystic fibrosis p

    SBC: AGILE SCIENCES, INC.            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant The leading cause of mortality in patients with cystic fibrosis CF is pulmonary failure from lung infections and the predominant organism isolated from these infections is the bacterium Pseudomonas aeruginosa Lung infections of CF patients persist over the lifetime of the patients and are impossible to eradicate due to the ability of bacteria to form biofi ...

    STTR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  8. Human monoclonal antibodies for prevention of S. aureus infections

    SBC: SORRENTO THERAPEUTICS, INC.            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Using mouse monoclonal antibodies mAbs raised against the mediators of quorum sensing QS the Auto Inducing Peptides AIPs researchers at The Scripps Research Institute TSRI have demonstrated that S aureus infections can be prevented in animal challenge models This approach known as quorum quenching QQ is unique in at least two significant ways fi ...

    STTR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  9. Micro-targeted Computerized Alcohol Misuse Intervention System for Health Care

    SBC: RESEARCH CIRCLE ASSOCIATES            Topic: NIAAA

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Alcohol misuse continues to pose a major burden for public health Screening and brief intervention for alcohol misuse in primary care settings has been recommended for decades and the evidence base supporting it in primary care is robust However many primary care providers do not intervene in alcohol misuse and those that do often fail to do so systematica ...

    STTR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  10. Automated Image-based Biomarker Computation Tools for Diabetic Retinopathy

    SBC: EYENUK, INC.            Topic: NCATS

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant In this STTR project we present EyeMark a set of advanced image analysis tools for automated computation of biomarkers for diabetic retinopathy DR using retinal fundus images Specifically we will develop tools for computation of microaneurysm MA appearance and disappearance rates jointly known as turnover rates for use as a biomarker in quantifying D ...

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