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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 June, 2020.

  1. Field Analytical Model for Perchlorate

    SBC: IA, Inc.            Topic: 05NCERD4

    Perchlorate is a widely used component of solid fuel, missile and rocket propellants, explosives, and pyrotechnics. It has been shown to reduce iodide uptake into the thyroid gland. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has found perchlorate contamination in 18 states and believes contamination may exist in as many as 39 states. In early January 2005, the National Academy of Science ...

    SBIR Phase I 2006 Environmental Protection Agency
  2. Development of a Reliable, Low-Cost and User-Friendly Spot Test Kit for Leaded Paint and Dust Based on Recent Advances in Bionanotechnology

    SBC: ANDALYZE, INC.            Topic: 05NCERD9

    Lead in household paint and dust is a serious health hazard, as low-level lead exposure can result in a number of adverse health effects, especially in children. Onsite and real-time detection and quantification of lead in paint/dust are very important to homeowners and certified lead-based paint removal professionals. Toward this end, both field-portable equipment (such as X-ray fluorescenc ...

    SBIR Phase I 2006 Environmental Protection Agency
  3. Transdermal GnRH Delivery System to Treat Infertility

    SBC: ADVANCED SENSOR TECHNOLOGIES, INC.            Topic: N/A

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The ability to conceive and maintain a pregnancy is a desire most couples expect to fulfill in their lifetime. However, infertility affects between eight and fifteen percent of the American population. One of the most common causes of female infertility is anovulation, or the inability to stimulate and release an egg from the ovary. Although there are a number ...

    SBIR Phase I 2006 Department of Health and Human Services
  4. Low-cost custom microarray synthesis

    SBC: BIODISCOVERY LLC            Topic: N/A

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In this project our goal is to develop and commercialize a very low cost microarray chip fabrication technology to reduce the cost by as much as a factor of ten and enable the use of microarrays by groups who can not afford the current generation of microarrays. Our technology combines the standard acid labile DMT protection group containing nucleophosphoramidi ...

    STTR Phase I 2006 Department of Health and Human Services
  5. Cancer Cluster Morphology

    SBC: BIO-ANALYTICS, INC.            Topic: N/A

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This SBIR Phase I project will develop methods, software and instructional materials for the accurate detection and description of cancer clusters and hotspots. Present state-of-the-art often relies on methods that were defined over a decade ago, do not accurately describe cluster morphology (e.g. shape, excess risk, and boundaries) and that are known to miscla ...

    SBIR Phase I 2006 Department of Health and Human Services
  6. Carboxylated polysaccharides for drug delivery to the eye

    SBC: BIOPOLYMER INNOVATIONS, LLC            Topic: N/A

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Many Americans suffer from ocular diseases which require application of topical therapeutic agents. These diseases range from bacterial conjunctivitis to intraocular inflammation. Keratoconjunctivitis sicca (dry eye) affects nearly 30 million people. Glaucoma affects 2 to 3 million Americans. Topical treatments exist but their ability to deliver drugs to the ey ...

    STTR Phase I 2006 Department of Health and Human Services
  7. Web-Based Program for Symptom Management in Fibromyalgia

    SBC: Collinge And Associates, Inc.            Topic: N/A

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Fibromyalgia (FM) is a complex chronic illness with no known medical cure. Its management depends heavily on the patient's daily efforts in lifestyle, behavior and self-care. Self-monitoring is key to effective self-management but is especially challenging in FM due to the impact of fatigue and cognitive symptoms. Based on a cognitive-behavioral approach, this ...

    SBIR Phase I 2006 Department of Health and Human Services
  8. COMBINED TARGETED DENDRIMER DIAGNOSTIC-THERAPEUTIC

    SBC: DENDRITIC NANOTECHNOLOGIES, INC.            Topic: N/A

    N/A

    SBIR Phase I 2006 Department of Health and Human Services
  9. Database for Modified Nucleotides, Fluorophors and Additives

    SBC: DNA SOFTWARE, INC.            Topic: N/A

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The mission of DNA Software Inc. is to enable the field of genomics by writing enterprise grade simulation software that incorporates state-of-the-art knowledge of the thermodynamics and kinetics of nucleic acid folding and hybridization. To accomplish this goal, DNA Software has built the Oligonucleotide Modeling Platform (OMP), which accurately predicts targe ...

    SBIR Phase I 2006 Department of Health and Human Services
  10. Development of ThermoBLAST: Improving the Specificity of Probes and Primers

    SBC: DNA SOFTWARE, INC.            Topic: N/A

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Oligonucleotide probes and primers are a crucial component of most diagnostic assays used for detection and quantification of genomic material. For a genomic assay to be effective, it must be both highly sensitive and simultaneously produce a low false positive rate. To meet this stringent requirement, probes and primers used in an assay must be both highly sen ...

    SBIR Phase I 2006 Department of Health and Human Services
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