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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. ON-LINE PROCESS CONTROL SENSOR FOR PARTICLE SIZE

    SBC: Advanced Fuel Research, Inc.            Topic: N/A

    A PARTICLE SIZE SENSOR IS REQUIRED FOR ON-LINE PROCESS CON- TROL IN A METAL POWDER FORMING FACILITY. INSTRUMENTS AVAILABLE COMMERCIALLY FOR THIS SENSING RELY ON MEASUREMENTS OF LIGHT SCATTERING AT VERY SMALL ANGULAR INCREMENTS. IT IS PROBABLE THAT THE HIGHLY TURBULENT ENVIRONMENT IN WHICH THE METAL POWDERS ARE FORMED WILL PRODUCE SUFFICIENT ANGULAR DE-VIATION OF THE PROBING LIGHT BEAM TO INVALIDAT ...

    SBIR Phase I 1988 Department of Commerce
  2. A USER-FRIENDLY VOICE INTERACTIVE LEARNING AID FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH HANDICAPS (VILAH)

    SBC: Technology International Incorporated of Virginia            Topic: N/A

    MANY INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES WOULD BENEFIT FROM IMPROVED METHODS FOR VOICE INPUT INTO, AND VOICE OUTPUT FROM, MICROCOMPUTERS. THE ADVANTAGES OF COMPUTERIZED VOICE OUTPUT FROM PRINTED MATERIAL FOR BLIND OR VISUALLY IMPAIRED INDIVIDUALS IS OBVIOUS. VERY OFTEN, INDIVIDUALS WITH LANGUAGE-LEARNING DISABILITIES FALL INTO THIS CATEGORY. THEADVANTAGES OF SYNTHESIZED SPEECH IS OBVIOUS FOR INDIVIDUALS ...

    SBIR Phase II 1988 Department of Education
  3. COMMUNICATION TRAINING FOR SCHIZOPHRENICS VIA VIDEODISC

    SBC: ASIP, INC.            Topic: N/A

    THE SPECIFIC AIM OF THIS PHASE 1 SBIR PROPOSAL IS TO DEVELOPA CORE LIBRARY OF VIDEODISCS WHICH CAN BE USED TO TRAIN ADULT SCHIZOPHRENICS AND THEIR FAMILIES IN COMMUNICATION SKILLS. DURING PHASE 1, THE LIBRARY WILL BE CONSTRUCTED, SOFTWARE WILL BE WRITTEN, AND A SINGLE-CASE EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN WILL BE USED TO EVALUATE THE EFFECTS OF THIS TECHNOLOGY WITH 3 ADULT SCHIZOPHRENICS. THIS TECHNOLOGY WILL, ...

    SBIR Phase I 1988 Department of Health and Human Services
  4. STANDARDIZED CONTRAST AGENT FOR NEUROSONOGRAPHIC IMAGING

    SBC: Cavitation-control            Topic: N/A

    N/A

    SBIR Phase I 1988 Department of Health and Human Services
  5. A STRABISMUS CORRECTING PROSTHESIS

    SBC: Dsp Engineering Inc            Topic: N/A

    TREATMENT OF STRABISMUS REMAINS A SIGNIFICANT CHALLENGE TO THE FIELD OF OPHTHALMOLOGY. A NEW APPROACH HAS BEEN TAKEN TO TREAT THIS CONDITION WHICH PROVIDES A LEVEL OF PRECISION AND FLEXIBILITY UNOBTAINABLE VIA SURGICAL AND/OR PHARMOCOLOGICAL MEANS. THE WELL-ESTABLISHED TECHNIQUE OF ELECTRICAL STIMULATION TO PRODUCE CONTROLLED MUSCLE CONTRACTION HAS BEEN EMPLOYED IN A NOVEL WAY. A PROSTHESIS SYSTEM ...

    SBIR Phase I 1988 Department of Health and Human Services
  6. HEALTHPRIZE 500 MOTIVATION KIT FOR COST EFFECTIVE QUITTING

    SBC: Health Innovations Inc            Topic: N/A

    RECENT RESEARCH SUGGESTS THE NEED TO DEVELOP A VIABLE ALTERNATIVE TO CURRENT SMOKING CESSATION PROGRAMS. THE PURPOSE OF THIS PROJECT IS THUS THREEFOLD: (1) TO DEVELOP A HEALTHPRIZE 500 MOTIVATION ENHANCEMENT KIT AS A COST EFFECTIVE, MINIMAL INTERVENTION ALTERNATIVE APPEALING TO A BROAD SPECTRUM OF SMOKERS AND ACCELERATING THE SMOKING CESSATION PROCESS; (2) TO TARGET DEVELOPMENT ESPECIALLY FOR THE ...

    SBIR Phase I 1988 Department of Health and Human Services
  7. RAPID PROCESSING OF BIOACTIVE PEPTIDES AND PROTEINS

    SBC: Helix International Corp            Topic: N/A

    A RAPID HIGH RECOVERY DIAFILTRATION PROCESS FOR THE SEPARATION AND PURIFICATION OF BIOLOGICALLY ACTIVE PROTEINS AND PEPTIDES WILL BE DEVELOPED AND DEMONSTRATED. THE MILD PROCESS CONDITIONS AND SIZE SELECTIVITY OF MEMBRANE FILTRATION WILL BE USED TO RECOVER BIOLOGICALLY PRODUCED FUSION PROTEINS OF 15,000 TO 20,000 MOLECULAR WEIGHT. THE FUSION PROTEIN WILL BE CONSTRUCTED TO CONTAIN THE DESIRED BIOLO ...

    SBIR Phase I 1988 Department of Health and Human Services
  8. IN VITRO CULTURE OF PREIMPLANTATION EMBRYOS

    SBC: Helix International Corp            Topic: N/A

    THE OBJECTIVE OF THIS STUDY IS TO DEVELOP AN IN VITRO CULTURE SYSTEM TO SUPPORT NORMAL DEVELOPMENT OF EARLY STAGE EMBRYOS TO BLASTOCYST STAGES. A SERIES OF FOUR EXPERIMENTS ARE PROPOSED IN WHICH FOUR TREATMENTS; 1) BOVINE TROPHOBLASTIC VESICLES, 2) FETAL BOVINE UTERINE CELLS, 3) OVIDUCTAL EPITHELIAL CELLS AND 4) SHELL-FREE CHICK EMBRYOS ARE USED AS FEEDER CELLS TO CO-CULTURE WITH EITHER MOUSE OR G ...

    SBIR Phase I 1988 Department of Health and Human Services
  9. DIGITAL MAMMOGRAPHY FOR STEREOTACTIC NEEDLE PLACEMENT

    SBC: Lorad Corpon            Topic: N/A

    N/A

    SBIR Phase I 1988 Department of Health and Human Services
  10. MICRO- EXTRACTION DEVELOPMENT FOR DRUG ASSAY

    SBC: SYMBIOTECH, INC.            Topic: N/A

    THE INTERFACE BETWEEN TWO CONTIGUOUS, IMMISCIBLE LIQUID PHASES CAN BE ESTABLISHED WITHIN THE MICROPORES OF A NEW TYPE OF POLYMERIC MEMBRANE. THESE KINDS OF MEMBRANES IN THEFORM OF TINY HOLLOW FIBERS WILL BE INVESTIGATED FOR CONDUCTING LIQUID-LIQUID EXTRACTION AS A FIRST PURIFICATION STAGE IN THE ASSAY OF DRUGS. THE TECHNOLOGY IS APPLICABLE TO VERY SMALL SAMPLES AND SHOULD ALSO FIND USE IN THE ASSA ...

    SBIR Phase I 1988 Department of Health and Human Services
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