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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. Continuous measurement of cell growth as an optimal tool in drug toxicity testing (Supplement)

    SBC: EnTox Sciences LLC            Topic: NCATS

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant During the process of screening for drugs with therapeutic potential often times several candidates emerge as prime candidates with similar efficacy and the choice for a lead compound is difficult to make However peopleandapos s lives and billions of dollars may rest on the choice of which compound to bring to clinical investigation and trials Since any lev ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human Services
  2. Selective inhibitors of Heme Transporters as Antiparasitic Agents

    SBC: Rakta Therapeutics, Inc.            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Neglected Tropical Diseases NTD which include helminthiasis and leishmaniasis are a group of thirteen parasitic and bacterial infections that affect over billion people Although these are devastating diseases of global concern their neglected status relative to other health concerns has resulted in a limited arsenal of therapeutic compounds for their ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human Services
  3. IRE1 alpha inhibitors for Retinal Degenerative Diseases

    SBC: Optikira, LLC            Topic: N

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Approximately Americans suffer from vision loss due to Retinitis Pigmentosa RP Despite significant progress in elucidating the molecular genetics of RP over the past three decades no disease modifying therapies have been approved There is compelling evidence implicating endoplasmic reticulum ER stress in the pathogenesis of various forms of RP e ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human Services
  4. IRE1 alpha inhibitors for type 2 diabetes

    SBC: Optikira, LLC            Topic: 200

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant The American Diabetes Association has declared type diabetes T D a public health crisis T D begins as a state of compensated insulin resistance frank disease develops when of insulin producing pancreatic islet cells of affected individuals undergo cell death Endoplasmic reticulum ER stress has emerged as a central underlying mechanism that drive ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  5. Avatar Assisted Therapy for Probationers and Parolees with Substance Use Disorders

    SBC: COG ANALYTICS, LLC            Topic: 102

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Substance use disorders SUDs continue to be one of the most serious public health problems in the US Studies have consistently documented a substantially higher prevalence of SUDs among individuals under criminal justice supervision At year end approximately million adults were under criminal justice supervision in the US of which million i ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  6. Continuing Care App for Probationers and Parolees with Substance Use Disorders

    SBC: COG ANALYTICS, LLC            Topic: NIMHD

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Substance use disorders SUDs continue to be one of the most serious public health problems in the US Studies have consistently documented a substantially higher prevalence of SUDs among individuals under criminal justice supervision At year end approximately million adults were on probation or parole in adults African American probationer ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  7. Effectiveness of VBP15, a dissociative steroidal analogue, on inflammation in a mouse model of arthritis

    SBC: ReveraGen BioPharma, Inc.            Topic: NIAMS

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Glucocorticoids GCandapos s such as prednisolone are used frequently to induce remission and treat rheumatoid arthritis RA Despite effectiveness many GC mediated detrimental side effects including osteoporosis and muscle atrophy limit long term chronic treatment of RA patients In addition juvenile arthritis patients suffer from th side effect of signi ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  8. A dual-polarized Doppler Radar system for fall detection in an indoor environment

    SBC: MS Technologies Corporation            Topic: NIA

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Falls are a leading cause of injuries and deaths among older adults OAs and will be an increasing public health concern given projections of future increases in the number of OAs in the US Fall detection and or surveillance systems are needed to enhance an OAandapos s confidence and independence and to facilitate rapid post fall responses This project wil ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  9. STTR Phase I: Automation and Optimization of Aquaponics for Urban Food Production

    SBC: Clearton, LLC            Topic: BT

    The broader impact/commercial potential of this Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) project will be to develop an automated high-intensity food production system that can be operated in urban neighborhoods to provide fresh food to urban populations. This innovation, through the development and testing of the automation technology, will enhance scientific and technical understanding of how co ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 National Science Foundation
  10. STTR Phase I: Mechanical Surface Treatment for High Performance Biodegradable Implants

    SBC: SURFACE INTEGRITY, LLC            Topic: BM

    The broader impact/commercial potential of this Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Phase I project is to shift current practices in bone fracture fixation care from using permanent metal implants to biodegradable metal implants (screws, plates, pins, rods, etc.). A promising biodegradable metal that is gaining widespread attention is magnesium. This project will advance magnesium implant te ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 National Science Foundation
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