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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. Nitric Oxide-Releasing Intranasal Gel To Decolonize Biofilm-embedded S. Aureus

    SBC: Novan, Inc.            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Staphylococcus aureus is the second leading cause of hospital-acquired bloodstream infections. In 2003, nearly 300,000 patients in US hospitals acquired an S. aureus infection, which accounted for nearly three million days of hospitalization, 9.5 billion in excess costs, and at least 12,000 inpatient deaths. Additionally, approximately 50% of the US population ...

    SBIR Phase I 2011 Department of Health and Human Services
  2. Palliative Care Provider Online Education in Evidence-Based Complementary Therapi

    SBC: Collinge And Associates, Inc.            Topic: NCI

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Palliative care represents one of the most rapidly expanding sectors of health care. Its rapid growth has been accompanied by widespread needs for training of multidisciplinary personnel to work with the unique set of health issues specific to its population of patients - not only those at end-of-life, but also patients with long- term, incurable, chronic and d ...

    SBIR Phase I 2011 Department of Health and Human Services
  3. Computerized System for Phonemic Awareness Intervention

    SBC: BIOSPEECH INC            Topic: NIDCD

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Phonemic awareness, defined as ... the ability to notice, think about, and work with the individual sounds in spoken words (National Institute for Literacy, 2000), is considered a necessary skill for literacy. The financial and quality-of-life costs of these impairments are significant, not only because of the link with reading difficulties and hence with fut ...

    SBIR Phase I 2011 Department of Health and Human Services
  4. Bone cements for delivery of osteoinductive growth factors

    SBC: AFFINERGY, LLC            Topic: NIDCR

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Bone cements are widely used in maxillofacial surgery, repair of cranial defects, and dental fillings. Calcium phosphate bone cements are useful in many types of bone repair because they conform to the defect area, harden in situ, and can be resorbed and replaced by new bone. When the cements are injectable, they can also be used for minimally invasive surgery ...

    SBIR Phase I 2011 Department of Health and Human Services
  5. Impact of digital media-based nutrition education on low science literacy, under-

    SBC: CARA CAIRNS DESIGN, LLC            Topic: NIDDK

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The purpose of this project is to research and develop digital media-based nutrition education materials for low science literacy, underserved, and minority patients receiving dialysis treatment for ESRD. The developedmaterials will lay the foundation and serve as prototypes for a Phase II NIH SBIR application aimed at full development and marketing of an inter ...

    SBIR Phase I 2011 Department of Health and Human Services
  6. Improving Obesity Outcomes through Interactive Web-Based Clinical Skills Training

    SBC: Clinical Tools, Inc            Topic: NIDDK

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Though the USPSTF recommends all clinicians intervene with obese adults (AHRQ, 2003), less than half of patients are assessed, counseled, or otherwise treated for obesity. This project will create an innovative web-based continuing professional development program for primary care providers (PCPs) available at: // to improve PCP care of obe ...

    SBIR Phase I 2011 Department of Health and Human Services
  7. Improving Host Response to Implantable Glucose Sensors via Nitric Oxide Release

    SBC: Novan, Inc.            Topic: NIDDK

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Approximately 24 million adults and children in the United States have 1 Diabetes Mellitus (diabetes) and 1.6 million new cases are diagnosed each year. Type 2 is the most common form of the disease accounting for over90% of the diabetics worldwide. The remaining 5 to 10% of diabetics are plagued with the more serious Type 1 condition which is most often diagno ...

    SBIR Phase I 2011 Department of Health and Human Services
  8. Novel PPAR-Independent Peroxisome Proliferators for Type 2 Diabetes


    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The goal of this small business innovation research (SBIR) grant is to develop novel compounds that can significantly improve the effectiveness of Type-II diabetes treatment. The need for anti-diabetic drugs is enormouswith over 23 million American diabetics and predictions that one-in-three Americans born after 2003 will develop Type-II Diabetes (T2D). New dia ...

    SBIR Phase I 2011 Department of Health and Human Services
  9. Functionalizing Non-Useable Cryopreserved Human Hepatocytes into Useable Hepatic

    SBC: SCIKON INNOVATION, INC.            Topic: NIEHS

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The first isolated human hepatoctyte 2D culture, in 1981, provided baseline protocols to support freshly isolated and immediately cultured populations. With cryopreservation technology, human hepatocytes are commercially-available on demand, however, about 75% of the world stores of cryopreserved human hepatocytes are below industry quality control standards an ...

    SBIR Phase I 2011 Department of Health and Human Services
  10. Smart adsorption system for removal of toxic, organic chemicals from drinking wat

    SBC: Chemica Technologies, Inc            Topic: NIEHS

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): More than 100,000 synthetic chemicals are used in a variety of domestic, industrial, and agricultural applications, resulting in contamination of precious water with many harmful toxins. Various toxic organic chemicalsamong those have a potential to cause a number of serious health hazards, including cancer, other internal organ disorders, developmental and rep ...

    SBIR Phase I 2011 Department of Health and Human Services
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