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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 September, 2020.

  1. A Culturally and Linguistically Specific Deaf Depression Screener

    SBC: SOCIAL SCIENCES INNOVATIONS CORPORATION            Topic: NCATS

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Hearing impairment/deafness is the most common sensory limitation in the U.S. An estimated 11 million individuals in the US are deaf or hard-of-hearing. It has been estimated that approximately 1 million Americans use American Sign Language (ASL) as their primary means of communication making it a distinct linguistic minority. This proposal seeks to improve cli ...

    SBIR Phase II 2012 Department of Health and Human Services
  2. A Data-mining Approach to CAM Medication Reconciliation

    SBC: Transcendent International, LLC            Topic: NCATS

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Due to its complex, multi-herb nature, many patients who use Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) do not have full knowledge of the ingredients included in their remedies. Lack of disclosure about CAM can placepatients at risk, as some herbal products can have adverse interactions with pharmaceuticals or cause harmful side effects. This proposal seeks t ...

    SBIR Phase I 2012 Department of Health and Human Services
  3. A Minimally Invasive Cardiac Output Monitoring Device for Critically Ill Patients

    SBC: RETIA MEDICAL, LLC            Topic: NHLBI

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Cardiac output (CO) monitoring can improve the outcomes of critically ill patients via early detection and diagnosis of disease and goal-directed therapy. Yet, CO monitoring has sharply declined due to its invasiveness.Retia Medical will offer a device that computes CO by mathematical analysis of minimally invasive and non-invasive physiologic waveforms that ar ...

    SBIR Phase I 2012 Department of Health and Human Services
  4. A Multi-channel Web Platform to Provide Holistic Care to Underserved Consumers

    SBC: Transcendent International, LLC            Topic: NIMHD

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Significant obstacles exist in care delivery that prevents meaningful utilization of mental health services by consumers who experience health disparities. Specifically, individuals facing isolation due to linguistic, literacy, or cultural bariers often face challenges in procuring mental health care. These challenges are in part due to the medical and mental s ...

    SBIR Phase I 2012 Department of Health and Human Services
  5. A New Normothermic Solution for Protecting Avulsed Teeth Prior to Re-implantation

    SBC: CELL PRESERVATION SERVICES INC            Topic: NIDCR

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The science of protecting avulsed teeth has progressed little in the past 10 years. While commercial solutions are available, most simply consist of a pH balanced salt solution. Several peer-reviewed citations in the last two years have compared the efficacy of Save-A-Tooth, other salt formulations, coconut water and milk as candidates for maintaining avulsed t ...

    SBIR Phase I 2012 Department of Health and Human Services
  6. A pocket-sized device for personal exposure level assessment

    SBC: TF SENSORS, LLC            Topic: NIEHS

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): A pocket-sized device for personal exposure level assessment Abstract Detecting environmental toxicants is critical for better understanding of the relationship between chemical exposures and many diseases, and for more effective prevention of the related diseases. Due to large variations in the individuals' genetic susceptibility and environmental exposu ...

    SBIR Phase I 2012 Department of Health and Human Services
  7. A Smartphone Application for Asthma Patient Self Management and Telemonitoring

    SBC: MJ Datacorp, Ltd.            Topic: NHLBI

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant). Several leading authorities, including the World Health Organization (WHO) and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), have identified asthma as a priority disease area, and have called for action to reduce chronic disability and premature death due to asthma, to enhance HRQOL through education and improved asthma management techniques, and to ...

    SBIR Phase I 2012 Department of Health and Human Services
  8. An agent for the treatment of lung cancer

    SBC: Medicon            Topic: NCI

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths in the US and worldwide. Given its prevalence, morbidity and mortality, it is clear that in terms of treatment, the lung cancer problem is far from solved; and thatnew agents are urgently needed. Our preliminary data indicate that the novel compound phospho-sulindac (PS) is potentially highly effective agai ...

    SBIR Phase I 2012 Department of Health and Human Services
  9. An application enabling trainers to rapidly generate, customize and manage online

    SBC: DEEPSEMAPHORE, LLC            Topic: NIEHS

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Project summary: The project summary with the exception of the first five lines contains proprietary/privileged information that Dr. Ramloll requests not be released to persons outside the Government, unless for purposes of review and evaluation. (Number of lines in paragraph below = 30) Given the growing body of research results reporting the benefits of usi ...

    SBIR Phase I 2012 Department of Health and Human Services
  10. An inhaled PDGF receptor inhibitor for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hyper

    SBC: Pulmokine, Inc.            Topic: NHLBI

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The purpose of this Phase II project is to develop a new treatment for pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) consisting of the inhaled platelet derived growth factor receptor (PDGFR) inhibitor PK10453. PAH is a diseaseof the pulmonary vasculature associated with high morbidity and mortality. Signaling through the PDGFR leads to smooth muscle cell proliferation ...

    SBIR Phase II 2012 Department of Health and Human Services
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