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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. Smart Sensing Dental Drill

    SBC: RYTEK MEDICAL, INC.            Topic: NIDCR

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Clinical Importance Almost million dental implants were placed worldwide in with million of these procedures taking place in the United States The worldwide market for these implants is expected to increase to $ $ billion in revenue by as dental implant manufactures target and train general dentists non surgically trained to perform th ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  2. Optimization of an integrin enhancing molecule for the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy

    SBC: STRYKAGEN CORPORATION            Topic: NIAMS

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Duchenne muscular dystrophy is caused by mutations in the dystrophin gene resulting in the loss of the dystrophin glycoprotein complex in skeletal muscle Loss of dystrophin results in reduced sarcolemmal integrity progressive muscle damage and compromised muscle function There is currently no cure and limited treatment options for DMD and all affected child ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  3. Design and Development of Immunotolerant S. aureus Biotherapies

    SBC: STEALTH BIOLOGICS LLC            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Antibiotic resistance complicates the majority of Staphylococcus aureus S aureus infections as a full two thirds of hospital associated S aureus infections and of those acquired in the community are now methicillin resistant MRSA MRSA causes andgt infections in the US each year and it is responsible for half of all deaths caused by drug re ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  4. Prediction and Measurement of the Carbon Build-Up in Film-Cooled Rocket Engines

    SBC: SIERRA ENGINEERING, INC.            Topic: AF15AT21

    ABSTRACT: Sierra Engineering Inc. (Sierra) believes that existing chemical kinetic models can be efficiently incorporated into commercial CFD codes to predict the mixing, pyrolysis, soot formation and carbon deposition within film cooled rocket engines. During this Phase I STTR effort we will demonstrate that this analysis capability is practical and that we can generate appropriate model validati ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of DefenseAir Force
  5. Real-time bioimpedance based biopsy device

    SBC: RYTEK MEDICAL, INC.            Topic: NCI

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Over the last three decades the number of men diagnosed with prostate cancer has increased 85% as a result of new screening and diagnostic tools. However, a significant number of these newly diagnosed men are harboringclinically insignificant disease, which means that they are not likely to die from prostate cancer. A difficul decision facing urologists daily i ...

    STTR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human Services
  6. Improving Asthma Control through mHealth-Based Home Monitoring

    SBC: MAD POW MEDIA SOLUTIONS, LLC            Topic: NIMHD

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Disadvantaged, urban, and minority children incur a disproportionate share of asthma prevalence and morbidity. Interventions have been shown to improve underrepresented minority (URM) youths' adherence to NIH asthma care guidelines (e.g., proper use of long-term control medication) thereby reducing asthma morbidity. One particularly promising method of int ...

    STTR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human Services
  7. Validation of a Negative Regulator as a Novel Therapy for Autoimmune Disease

    SBC: Immunext, Inc.            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Systemic lupus erythematosus SLE is a devastating autoimmune disease that most commonly affects women in their child bearing years SLE attacks multiple organ systems but renal and neurologic involvement are the usual harbingers of poor outcome Despite effective albeit toxic immunosuppressive therapy only of patients with these serious manifestations ...

    STTR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  8. Galectin 1: A novel small protein therapy for Duchenne muscular dystrophy

    SBC: STRYKAGEN CORPORATION            Topic: NIAMS

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy DMD is a fatal muscle disease affecting in every male births DMD results from mutations in the gene encoding the dystrophin a kDa scaffolding protein responsible for providing a mechanical link between the muscle fiber actin cytoskeleton and a transmembrane protein complex called the dystrophin associated glycoprotein ...

    STTR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  9. Identification of Borrelia burgdorferi diagnostic biomarkers in humans and nonhum

    SBC: DxDiscovery Incorporated            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant The number of Lyme disease cases in the US has been recently estimated by the CDC at cases year This is major public health concern Currently available diagnostics rely on detection of the antibody response serology to Borrelia burgdorferi the causative agent of Lyme disease However serological tests are not accurate during the early stages of Ly ...

    STTR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
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