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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. Public Rights-of-Way Assessment Instrumentation to Determine Accessibility

    SBC: BENEFICIAL DESIGNS INC            Topic: 081FH2

    City planners and engineers need detailed assessments of public rights-of-way to evaluate existing conditions, determine compliance with draft accessibility guidelines, and plan reconstruction projects. Current assessment methods are inadequate and inefficient due to the time and resources required. This project will develop an automated public rights-of-way assessment process and the measuremen ...

    SBIR Phase II 2010 Department of Transportation
  2. Simultaneous Stimulation and Recording in Scalable Microelectrode Arrays

    SBC: Axion Biosystems, Inc.            Topic: NINDS

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The proposed study utilizes novel electronics and microfabrication techniques to create scalable, in-vitro Microelectrode Array (MEA) technologies that conform to industry standards for multiwell plates. This research will not only enable rapid advancements in the study of network-level electrophysiology, but it will also create new opportunities for pharmaceut ...

    SBIR Phase II 2010 Department of Health and Human Services
  3. Multi-Line Refreshable Braille Display

    SBC: TACTILE DISPLAY CORPORATION            Topic: NEI

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The project proposed by Tactile Display Corporation (TDC) supports the NIH/NEI mission to develop devices to aid the blind. A blind student has 2 hurdles to overcome when reading with today's refreshable braille display (RBD): the inability to read more than one line at a time because these devices only display a single line of text, and, the inability to read ...

    SBIR Phase II 2010 Department of Health and Human Services
  4. Attitude Boost: A multimedia curriculum to improve attitudes toward science

    SBC: KDH Research And Communication, Inc.            Topic: NIDA

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The purpose of this Fast Track SBIR is to develop and evaluate a series of curriculum supplements, entitled Attitude Boost, which aims to improve students' positive attitudes toward science, with the goal, in turn, of improving scientific literacy and academic performance on science subjects, particularly those related to drug abuse education and prevention. At ...

    SBIR Phase II 2010 Department of Health and Human Services
  5. POP-D: A science-education program for teens on prescription and over-the-counter

    SBC: KDH Research And Communication, Inc.            Topic: NIDA

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In this Fast Track application, KDH Research and Communication, Inc. (KDHRC) will develop a school-based, science education curriculum specifically on prescription and over-the-counter (Rx/OTC) drugs, tentatively entitled POP-D (Proper use of Over-the-counter and Prescription Drugs). Because Rx/OTC abuse has many distinctions from illegal drugs, including commo ...

    SBIR Phase II 2010 Department of Health and Human Services
  6. Wheelchair with drop down armrest for sliding transfers by user

    SBC: SAFESLIDEBOARD.COM, INC.            Topic: NIA

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The proposed project creates and proves an innovative wheelchair accessory, SAFESLIDEBOARD. SAFESLIDEBOARD is superior to currently available transfer boards that require use of both hands for the following reasons: (1) SAFESLIDEBOARD is an attached component of the armrest reducing the risk for falls that occur when the standard transfer board slides off the ...

    SBIR Phase II 2010 Department of Health and Human Services
  7. Relieving Pediatric Immunization Pain Using A Reusable Personal Device

    SBC: MMJ Labs, LLC            Topic: N/A

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Needle sticks are the most frequent and most distressing medical procedure children experience. Resultant needle phobia decreases parents' compliance with immunizations and affects patients' subsequent interactions with health care systems, resulting in delayed diagnoses, refusal to donate blood, and even death. Current products rely on health care professional ...

    SBIR Phase II 2009 Department of Health and Human Services
  8. CI Toolkit: Helping Children with Cochlear Implants in Inclusive Classrooms

    SBC: KDH Research And Communication, Inc.            Topic: N/A

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In this Fast Track project, KDHRC will develop and evaluate the CI School Toolkit, a comprehensive set of materials to support parents, teachers, and children as a child with a cochlear implant (CI) enters an inclusive classroom environment. These integrated, multimedia and print materials will 1) support parents as they work with teachers and the school to cre ...

    SBIR Phase II 2009 Department of Health and Human Services
  9. Expandable Shape-Memory Polymers for Suture Anchors

    SBC: MEDSHAPE, INC.            Topic: N/A

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This project will develop a shape-memory polymer suture anchor capable of dynamic expansion that will be specifically designed for patients with poor bone mass density. Suture anchors are screw or wedge-like devices that fasten into the bone and are used to secure a detached tendon back onto the bone. Rotator cuff repairs are common surgical procedures involvin ...

    SBIR Phase II 2009 Department of Health and Human Services
  10. OCT Imaging of Diabetic Retinopathy in 1060nm Spectral Range (- for Diagnostic Sc

    SBC: MICRON OPTICS, INC.            Topic: N/A

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The objective of the proposed SBIR Phase-II Competing Renewal under RFA-EY-09-001 is to develop inexpensive and compact ophthalmic instruments for rapid diabetic retinopathy (DR) detection and screening. To achieve the program objective, the key aims will be to [1] generate functional swept-source optical coherence tomography (F-SS-OCT) system at 1060nm spectra ...

    SBIR Phase II 2009 Department of Health and Human Services
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