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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. 3D living neural networks

    SBC: MEADOWLARK OPTICS, INC.            Topic: 101

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Mental disease including schizophrenia depression and autism spectrum disorders are still poorly understood although it is clear that they mostly represent cortical disorders The cortex is the primary site of higher mental functions yet despite extensive research there is still no unified theory of how the cortex works This is partly due to the fact that ...

    SBIR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  2. 64MB+ Radiation-Hardened, Non-Volatile Memory for Space

    SBC: Microelectronics Research Development Corporation            Topic: AF141250

    ABSTRACT: High density radiation-hardened non-volatile memory continues to be a limiting factor in the design of systems for use in space environments. Non-volatile memories can support a number of storage applications, such as CPU configuration, flight control systems, flight data recording, image capture, store and forward communications and the list goes on. A high density non-volatile memory ...

    SBIR Phase I 2014 Department of DefenseAir Force
  3. [18F]NAV4694 Imaging to Identify MCI Patients at Risk for Alzheimer's Dementia

    SBC: Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.            Topic: NIA

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Navidea Biopharmaceuticals is developing F NAV as a diagnostic imaging agent that can be used to visualize beta amyloid A plaques in the brains of living individuals Alzheimerandapos s disease is the leading cause of dementia All patients with dementia caused by Alzheimerandapos s disease have abundant A plaques in their brains There is a great need ...

    SBIR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  4. A 100 W, V-Band Elliptical Beam Traveling Wave Tube Amplifier

    SBC: BRIDGE 12 TECHNOLOGIES, INC.            Topic: AF141193

    ABSTRACT: We propose to develop a 100 W TWT for operation in the 71-76 GHz band. The design will be compatible with space qualification for operation in a geostationary earth orbit (GEO) satellite platform. The performance of the TWT will be optimized to support 12/4 quadrature amplitude modulation (QAM) with 30 dB suppression and no more than 3 dB backoff. We propose to use a rectangular circuit ...

    SBIR Phase I 2014 Department of DefenseAir Force
  5. A Biomimetic Prehensile Digit for Upper-Limb Amputees

    SBC: Invisible Hand Enterprises, LLC            Topic: NICHD

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Prostheses reduce the incidence of contralateral overuse syndrome in upper limb amputees by encouraging balanced bimanual limb usage Benefits include reduced pain and muscular atrophy increased productivity and self reliance improved self image a sense of well being and increased social acceptance Body powered prostheses are used extensively in the Uni ...

    SBIR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  6. A FAP-Activated Proteasome Inhibitor for Killing Solid Tumors

    SBC: ARISAPH PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.            Topic: 102

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Cancer is the second leading cause of death after heart disease in the US Chemotherapy is a mainstay of treatment after surgical removal of tumors but the balance of clinical benefit versus disabling or life threatening side effects is often uncertain Genotyping of cancers to identify mutated oncogenes has enabled an era of targeted therapy Drugs targeting ...

    STTR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  7. A Low Power Wireless Pulse Oximeter Sensor for Unobtrusive Wearable Applications

    SBC: KORONIS BIOMEDICAL TECHNOLOGIES CORP.            Topic: N

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Koronis Biomedical Technology Corporation KBT proposes to develop and evaluate a miniature ultra low power pulse oximeter for long term wearable monitoring There continues to be a clinical need for an unobtrusive pulse oximeter sensor that is small and can be worn comfortably for extended periods of time without battery change or recharge KBT will use eye s ...

    SBIR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  8. A novel Approach for High Rate Production of IR to IR Up-converting Nano-particles

    SBC: UES, Inc.            Topic: AF11BT24

    ABSTRACT: Phosphor materials are currently being utilized in a wide variety of applications. The requirements for phosphors have become more and more stringent with smaller and smaller particles being required. In the Phase I program UES Inc. in collaboration with Penn State University has demonstrated the feasibility of a few approaches for high rate production of high efficiency IR to IR up-con ...

    STTR Phase II 2014 Department of DefenseAir Force
  9. A Novel Vaccine to Prevent Urinary Tract Infections

    SBC: SYNTIRON, LLC            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Urinary tract infections UTIs caused by extraintestinal pathogenic E coli ExPEC account for nearly million emergency room visits and hospitalizations per year for women in the U S alone Approximately half of all women will experience a symptomatic UTI in their lifetime and will experience a recurrence within to months While several ...

    SBIR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  10. Abrasion Resistant Coating For Composite Substrates

    SBC: NANOSPERSE, LLC            Topic: AF141160

    ABSTRACT: Current composite USAF platforms suffer damage during media blast stripping operations. This is a pervasive issue, with repair being laborious and costly, a material solution is needed to fill in existing damages to the composite skin and provide a protective barrier against future aggregate blasting. NanoSperse proposes to develop a spray-on, flexible, highly erosion resistant polymer ...

    SBIR Phase I 2014 Department of DefenseAir Force
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