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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. Augmenting Inductive Loop Vehicle Sensor Data with SPAT and GrID (MAP) via Data Fusion

    SBC: Harmonia Holdings Group, LLC            Topic: 111FH2

    Our goal is to create a demonstrable software system that we call IntelliFusion, which fuses Connected Vehicle data with data from traditional inductive loop detectors and uses this data to improve traffic control at intersections across the country. Our work will improve the safety of intersections and improve the mobility of traffic through adaptive traffic control which uses data produced by I ...

    SBIR Phase II 2013 Department of Transportation
  2. Coating Existing Concrete Barriers to Reduce Rollover Potential

    SBC: Nanosonic Inc.            Topic: 121FH1

    The objective of this DoT SBIR program is to further establish the technical foundation of low friction HybridSil® Slippery Overturn Automobile Protection (SOAP) coatings on concrete barriers for drastic reductions in vehicle rollover potential and significantly increased concrete impact durability thus, enabling the rapid commercial integration of these coatings. To meet this challenge, NanoSoni ...

    SBIR Phase II 2013 Department of Transportation
  3. Carisbamate Treatment for Alcohol Dependence

    SBC: Medication Discovery Texas, Inc            Topic: NIAAA

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Though not specifically FDA-approved for this indication, topiramate is among the most effective medication treatments for alcohol dependence. Topiramate is rarely used to treat alcohol dependence, however, because it has prominent side effects including somnolence, dizziness, and cognitive disturbances that require gradual dose titration. Many patients stop ta ...

    STTR Phase II 2013 Department of Health and Human Services
  4. Fluorescence Intensity-based Scoring of Macromolecule Crystallization Plates

    SBC: IXPRESSGENES, INC.            Topic: NIGMS

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Crystallization, followed by subsequent structure determination, is a major step in understanding the structure- function relationship of macromolecules. Understanding macromolecule structure has become a key part in the development of new pharmaceuticals, and is a major area of NIH research. Crystallization however is also the rate limiting step, despite techn ...

    STTR Phase II 2013 Department of Health and Human Services
  5. Alafair Biosciences develops cross-linked polysaccharide hydrogel films to addres

    SBC: ALAFAIR BIOSCIENCES, INC.            Topic: NIGMS

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The goal of this STTR project is to develop a pre-formed, naturally-based hydrogel postoperative adhesion barrier with improved handling characteristics, laparoscopic deliverability, and consistent efficacy. Our technology is based on a novel, patented process that imparts exceptional elasticity and toughness on normally brittle, weak materials. Postoperative a ...

    STTR Phase II 2013 Department of Health and Human Services
  6. IYG-Family: Beyond the talk to effective pregnancy, STI, and HIV prevention

    SBC: Radiant Creative Group, LLC            Topic: NICHD

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The goal of this 3 year Fast-Track STTR is to develop and evaluate a home-based intervention ('it's Your Game- Family') to provide age-appropriate sexual health life skills education and training for children (11-14 years) and to enhance parents' skills and self-confidence in support of this training. IYG-Family (IYG-F) will be an on-line g ...

    STTR Phase II 2013 Department of Health and Human Services
  7. BENEFIT

    SBC: BARRON ASSOCIATES, INC.            Topic: NIA

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The overall goal of this multi-phase SBIR research effort is to develop a handheld fall risk assessment instrument for use by health and elder care providers. Falls occur in up to 30% of those over the age of 65 and upto 40% for people over the age of 80. Falls place each individual at risk for dangerous closed head injury and long bone fractures. The mortality ...

    SBIR Phase II 2013 Department of Health and Human Services
  8. Home Gait Assessment System

    SBC: EMPIRICAL TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION            Topic: NIA

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Falls among the elderly, one of the most common reasons requiring medical intervention and a contributing factor in 40% of nursing home admissions, are a major health problem. Several studies have identified quantifiable gait markers that appear to distinguish between elderly fallers and non-fallers. These studies have relied on data acquired in gait-laborat ...

    SBIR Phase II 2013 Department of Health and Human Services
  9. Supporting Health, Activities, Resources, and Education: The SHARE Program for ea

    SBC: FIT INTERACTIVE, LLC            Topic: NIA

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The SHARE Program: Supporting Health, Activities, Resources, and Education is a seven-session early stage intervention for care dyads (the IWD and a family CG) that takes advantage of a time when the IWD can still discuss the diagnosis and plan for the future. Communication and planning offers preventive short- and long-term benefits:1 1) IWDs feel reassured th ...

    SBIR Phase II 2013 Department of Health and Human Services
  10. Rapidly boosting innate immunity in the lungs to protect against pneumonia

    SBC: PULMOTECT, INC            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Pneumonia can be caused by a variety of pathogenic organisms including bacteria, fungi and viruses and is the leading cause of death worldwide. Even in developed countries, pneumonia continues to be the leading cause of death from infection and a serious complication for patients being treated for other diseases. The threat of lung infections is elevated when ...

    SBIR Phase II 2013 Department of Health and Human Services
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