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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. A Cancer Vaccine for Ovarian and Breast Cancer

    SBC: EPIMMUNE, INC.            Topic: N/A

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The overall objective of this STTR program is to develop an effective cancer vaccine based on class II T cell epitopes derived from four tumor-associated antigens (TAAs) that are commonly over-expressed in ovary-and breast-derived tumors. The role of CD4+ T cell in eliciting an anti-tumor response is critical. The development of tumor specific CTL and the ge ...

    STTR Phase I 2004 Department of Health and Human Services
  2. A Clinical 3D Movement Analysis System for Assessing Lower Extremity Injury Risk and Recovery in Athletes

    SBC: BIONIKS            Topic: NIAMS

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant The mission of Bioniks is to develop and commercialize accurate low cost movement analysis systems for clinicians ergonomists athletic trainers and other professionals interested in quantifying human movement Our initial focus is on developing computer enhancements for inexpensive D cameras like the Microsoft Kinect These enhancements surpass the accura ...

    STTR Phase I 2016 Department of Health and Human Services
  3. Acoustic Device for Spine Surgery

    SBC: SONOSCREW, INC.            Topic: N/A

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): An Acoustic Device for Preventing Spine Surgery Complications A specific and immediate concern arises in spine surgery, where an inserted instrument can damage the structures around the spine. For example, a device can be advanced too far into the vertebral body, and can cause damage to the nearby spinal cord and spinal nerve roots. These complications occur d ...

    STTR Phase I 2008 Department of Health and Human Services
  4. Additive Manufactured PEKK Implants for Small Bone Arthroplasty

    SBC: Oxford Performance Materials, Inc.            Topic: NIAMS

    ABSTRACT This Phase I STTR is designed to evaluate the feasibility of using the OsteoFabtechnology platform for joint arthroplastyArthroFabdevicesspecifically targeting replacement of the small carpal bones in the wrist and hemiarthroplastyOsteoFabtechnology is the combination of Oxford Performance Materialsandaposproprietary formulation of polyetherketoneketoneOXPEKKpolymerand additive manufactur ...

    STTR Phase I 2019 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  5. A 3-D Interactive Atlas of the Human Skull

    SBC: BROWN AND HERBRANSON IMAGING            Topic: N/A

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Broad long term objectives and specific aims: The long-term objective of this project is to develop a digital anatomical research resource library of very high-resolution computational models, and imaging data sets. Our objective is to produce an anatomical library otf the complete human skeleton. The implications of this project, both scientific and social are ...

    STTR Phase I 2006 Department of Health and Human Services
  6. A 3-D Interactive Atlas of the Human Skull

    SBC: BROWN AND HERBRANSON IMAGING            Topic: N/A

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The principal aim of this project is to develop a resource library of very high-resolution computer models and imaging data sets of human skulls. This skull database project, which builds upon and is an extension of the Tooth Atlas project, will be the first phase of a complete, whole body, osteology library. As the imaging and computer technology advances, th ...

    STTR Phase II 2009 Department of Health and Human Services
  7. Administrative Supplement to restore fee funds

    SBC: AMERICAN LIFE SCIENCE PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.            Topic: NINDS

    Project Summary Traumatic brain injuryTBIcauses detrimental behavioral dysfunctions and brain neurodegeneration butunfortunatelythere currently is no effective pharmaceutical TBI treatmentThe underlying PhaseSTTR grant is to develop a new class of TBI drugs that inhibit the protease cathepsin BGenetically deleting the cathepsin B gene in mice results in substantial behavioral and pathology improve ...

    STTR Phase I 2018 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  8. A dual histone deacetylase and glycogen synthase kinase 3 beta inhibitor for treating pancreatic adenocarcinoma

    SBC: Avenzoar Pharmaceuticals, Inc.            Topic: 102

    ABSTRACT Pancreatic cancer is a disease with no effective treatmentIt s low five year survival rateestimated at betweenandranks it the fourth highest of cancer related of death in the U Sdespite being the twelfth most common type of cancerEach year in the U Sthere are nearlynew cases and more thandeaths caused by the diseaseBypancreatic cancer is expected to be the second most common cancer relate ...

    STTR Phase I 2019 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  9. Advanced Assessment to Accelerate Diagnostic Skill Acquisition

    SBC: Parallel Consulting, LLC            Topic: NIGMS

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Current approaches to medical education produce new physicians with insufficient clinical competency to practice effectively with limited supervision, which has serious implications for patient outcomes during hospitaloff hours. Up to 70% of patients admitted to a hospital are admitted on nights or weekends, when staffing is low and residents may be in charge o ...

    STTR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human Services
  10. Advanced Assessment to Accelerate Diagnostic Skill Acquisition, Phase II

    SBC: Parallel Consulting, LLC            Topic: 300

    Project Summary Today s clinical learning environments do not provide the level of deliberate practicedirect supervisionand rigorous assessment and feedback needed to develop diagnostic reasoning expertiseClinical performance assessment emphasizes learner evaluation over learner developmentlacks rigor and utility for developmental purposesand clinical teachers have expressed particular difficulty ...

    STTR Phase II 2017 Department of Health and Human Services
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