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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. 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
  2. A novel drug detection assay using fluorescent biosensor technology

    SBC: GLSynthesis Inc.            Topic: 300

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant This phase project has as its overall objectives to design engineer optimize and implement a novel genetically encoded fluorescent drug sensor FDS based on F rster Resonance Energy Transfer FRET by exploiting conformational rearrangements induced by drug interactions with human serum albumin SA SA is uniquely suited for a general drug sensor beca ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  3. A novel racial disparity marker for risk prediction in triple negative breast cancer patients

    SBC: NOVAZOI THERANOSTICS            Topic: NIMHD

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Breast cancers in African American AA women are characterized by earlier onset higher aggressiveness more extensive metastases and increased mortality rates compared to those in European American EA women This breast cancer related health disparity is partly due to the fact that AA women are more likely than EA women to develop a particularly aggressive ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  4. A Novel Technology to Produce Yb:Sr-FAP Transparent Laser Host Ceramics in Non-Isotropic Materials

    SBC: Texas Biochemicals Incorporated            Topic: AF14AT26

    ABSTRACT: To fabricate transparent ceramics composed of anisotropic laser gain media, the crystal orientations of micro-domains should be aligned identically. Current method involve application of high magnetic field. Texas Biochemicals Inc. recently developed a novel technology to produce faceted hexagonal prism c axis oriented Yb: Sr-FAP [Yb: Sr5(PO4)3F nanocrystallites and sintered into transp ...

    STTR Phase I 2014 Department of DefenseAir Force
  5. A Range Segment Upgrade for Air Force Satellite Control Network with Smart Antennas and Cognitive Satellite Radios

    SBC: INFOBEYOND TECHNOLOGY, LLC            Topic: AF14AT16

    ABSTRACT: A range segment upgrade for Air Force satellite control network (AFSCN) will significantly improve system effectiveness via spectrum sharing and seamless interoperation. However, the upgraded system requires new capabilities such as real-time and accurate RF interference detection and mitigation, array antenna backlobe/sidelobe suppressions, accurate performance degradation prediction, ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of DefenseAir Force
  6. A Structural Brain MRI Dementia Forecast Tool

    SBC: CORTICOMETRICS LLC            Topic: NIA

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Alzheimerandapos s disease AD the most common type of dementia is a devastating disease with no available treatment or prevention The current lifetime risk for a year old individual is estimated to be around Given current projections over million individuals will be diagnosed with Alzheimerandapos s disease by As the development of the ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  7. Access to Exercise Stress Testing for Elderly Native Americans in Remote Locations

    SBC: ADVANCED MEDICAL ELECTRONICS CORPORATION            Topic: N

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Heart disease is the leading cause of death among elderly American Indians and Alaska Natives Heart disease death rates for elderly American Indians at per are percent higher than average in the total U S population Most elderly Native Americans live in remote locations and lack transportation to healthcare facilities This is a key barrie ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  8. Blood-based diagnostics for Alzheimer's Disease

    SBC: Amprion, Inc.            Topic: NIA

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant This proposal is for a phase I II fast track project for the STTR program with the main goal to develop a blood test for Alzheimerandapos s disease AD diagnosis AD is the most common dementia in the elderly population and one of the leading causes of death in the developed world One of the main problems in AD is the lack of an early sensitive and objective ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  9. Brain penetrant Hsp90 inhibitors for Alzheimer's disease

    SBC: YUMA THERAPEUTICS CORPORAITON            Topic: NIA

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Neurodegeneration in Alzheimerandapos s disease AD may result from deposition of A as plaques in brain tissue However less effort has been made to elucidate the role of tau containing neurofibrillary tangles NFTs in AD Accumulating evidence suggests that tau containing NFTs is an important component in the initiation and progression of AD and other neu ...

    STTR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  10. Cloud quantitative imaging for whole-body tumor burden in neurofibromatoses

    SBC: IQ Medical Imaging LLC            Topic: 102

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant The neurofibromatoses NFs including NF NF and schwannomatosis are a group of autosomal dominant neurogenetic disorders characterized by a predisposition in virtually of patients to develop multiple nerve sheath tumors The determination of tumor burden on magnetic resonance imaging MRI images is crucial for the management of NF patients which is ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
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