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  1. MUC assay for the early diagnosis and management of benign and malignant pancreatic diseases

    SBC: Sanguine Diagnostics And Therapeutics, Inc.            Topic: 300

    Abstract The goal of this Fast track application is to develop a non invasive diagnostic test based on MUC and MUC mucins that can serve as an adjunct to cytological analysis of fine needle aspirates FNAs for accurate prediction of malignancy in patients with cystic pancreatic lesions Due to asymptomatic nature and lack of methods for early detection andgt of pancreatic cancer PC p ...

    SBIR Phase I 2018 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  2. Optimizing Best Management Practices and Cultivar Selection for Midwest Hops Production

    SBC: MIDWEST HOP PRODUCERS LLC            Topic: 8.2

    In the United States, more than 90% of hop production occurs in the Pacific Northwest. Cultivars and best management practices are optimized for that growing environment, but may not be suitable for other growing regions. Hops contribute the bitter and aromatic flavors to beer. The craft beer industry is on the rise, with consistent growth over the past five years. Craft brewers desire locally sou ...

    SBIR Phase I 2017 Department of Agriculture
  3. Development of a Prospective Mobile Automated Video Monitoring System to Reduce Risk of Falls in Rural Critical Access Hospitals

    SBC: NG HEALTH VENTURES, LLC            Topic: 8.6

    The development of a cost-effective fall prevention system for rural Critical Access Hospitals (CAH) represents a significant opportunity. Patient falls are a common, costly, and serious problem in hospitals and care facilities. CAHs have greater pressures on them over typical urban hospitals due to their typically smaller number of beds and occupancy, older population demographics, smaller operat ...

    SBIR Phase I 2017 Department of Agriculture
  4. Phase II- New Technology with Miniaturized Handheld Grain Combine for Eliminating Increasing Costs of Outdated Practices for Pre-Harvest Sampling

    SBC: Windcall Manufacturing, Inc.            Topic: 8.12

    Summary:The Phase I feasibility study proved the ability of the GrainGoat to replace a full-sized combine for the collection of grain for pre-harvest moisture testing with a potential savings to farmers and harvesters of $44M/day across the US during harvest season. The GrainGoat successfully harvested, threshed, and tested the moisture content in several crop varieties.Since the innovative GrainG ...

    SBIR Phase II 2017 Department of Agriculture
  5. Epigenetic-mediated yield increases in Tomato

    SBC: EpiCrop Technologies Inc            Topic: 8.2

    A fundamental goal in agriculture is achieving higher yields per acre, in conjunction with similar or lower inputs, for higher profitability and more sustainable use of resources. To achieve higher yields, plants need to be more energy efficient to complement the trend towards breeding and farming at higher plant densities. To date biotechnology has been very successful at weed and insect control ...

    SBIR Phase II 2017 Department of Agriculture
  6. SBIR Phase II: Novel Device for Maintaining Continuous Fluid Drainage in Small-Bore Chest Tubes after Cardiothoracic Surgery

    SBC: ESCULON LLC            Topic: BM

    The broader impact/commercial potential of this Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II project is to significantly improve outcomes for cardiothoracic surgical patients while reducing healthcare costs by ensuring proper post-surgical drainage. In the United States, approximately 750,000 major cardiothoracic surgeries are performed each year. Each of these patients receives an average o ...

    SBIR Phase II 2017 National Science Foundation
  7. Low Cost Handheld Tactile Imaging Device for Breast Cancer Screening

    SBC: VAJRA INSTRUMENTS, INC.            Topic: 102

    Palpation has been routinely used by physicians to diagnose diseases for centuries In Clinical Breast Examination CBE medical personnel screen for suspect lesions that are to fold stiffer than surrounding tissue by palpation using two or three fingers followed by precession about a fixed in contact area Typical pressure to avoid discomfort and also feel deeper palpable objects r ...

    SBIR Phase I 2017 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  8. Next Generation Western for high throughput and high content protein analysis

    SBC: LI-COR, Inc.            Topic: 100

    Abstract The identification and quantification of specific proteins in complex samples are critical processes in discovering understanding and ultimately addressing the underlying nature of human health and disease The western blot is a fundamental method used for these processes due to the sensitivity and specificity enabled by combining protein sizing with immuno detection Despite being wid ...

    SBIR Phase II 2017 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  9. High Stability Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide and Methane Analyzer

    SBC: LI-COR, Inc.            Topic: 8.3.2D

    LI-COR proposes to continue development of a next-generation CO2/CH4/H2O analyzer that will offer an unprecedented combination of high precision and stability, making it the first highperformance gas analyzer suitable for long-term unattended operation. The instrument will be smaller, lighter, and far less expensive than competing technologies. LI-COR’s approach exploits a proprietary, revolutio ...

    SBIR Phase II 2017 Department of CommerceNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  10. Community College- Technical School Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Curricula

    SBC: Integrated Global Dimensions LLC            Topic: 151FH2

    Transportation Tech is the development and implementation of an online, on‐demand educational curricula for Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) and Connected Vehicle (CV) technology. Transportation Tech content is designed and developed to encourage students to choose careers in ITS as well as train current ITS and CV technicians in the field. Through customized portals, at the end of the P ...

    SBIR Phase II 2017 Department of Transportation

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