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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. Tracking of heavy vehicles for estimating heavy load distribution across the highway system and Weigh-In-Motion Calibration

    SBC: CLR ANALYTICS INC.            Topic: 122FH4

    Weigh-In-Motion (WIM) has been employed as a major technology to collect heavy vehicles’ data on the freeways. Because WIM is one of the most costly and sophisticated data collection system, how to effectively utilize the valuable WIM data, monitor WIM stations' performance, and identify out of calibration stations are especially important. In this project, we propose an innovative and yet pract ...

    SBIR Phase I 2013 Department of Transportation
  2. World Explorador

    SBC: CURRICULAWORKS, INC.            Topic: N/A

    The project team is developing a prototype of the World Explorador game to deliver a learning experience that promotes basic language and literacy skills of English Learners. The games will be available on handheld mobile devices and will provide short, interactive language-rich learning activities intended to provide practice in specific skills. Pilot research in Phase I will seek to demonstrate ...

    SBIR Phase I 2013 Department of Education
  3. SciSkillQuest: A Standards-Based Game to Develop Students' Scientific Skills, Academic Mindsets, and Learning Strategies in Science

    SBC: Mindset Works, Inc.            Topic: N/A

    This project will develop SciSkillQuest, a web-based multiplayer game intended to teach middle school students scientific inquiry skills and to foster academic growth mindsets in science. Students will pursue quests, employing inquiry skills to navigate and succeed in the game, including Questioning, Modeling, Investigating, Analyzing, Computing, Explaining, Arguing, and Informing. The game will ...

    SBIR Phase I 2013 Department of Education
  4. Integrated System For Teaching And Assessing Online Information Research

    SBC: INSTAGROK, INC.            Topic: N/A

    The project team is developing a prototype of a web-based tool to guide students in grades 4 to 12 in doing research on the internet. The tool will support students in the areas of social studies and science in organizing information into concept maps, in vetting good versus bad sources of information, and in sharing research with peers and teachers. The tool will also support teachers in assessin ...

    SBIR Phase I 2013 Department of Education
  5. A noninvasive optical imaging of retinal amyloid beta deposits in AD patients

    SBC: NEUROVISION IMAGING, LLC            Topic: NIA

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a progressive and invariably fatal degenerative dementia and the most common form of dementia that currently affects over 5 million Americans. The quality of life and economic costs are significant with estimated U.S. health care payments of over 200 billion in 2012, plus unpaid care by over 15 million Americans that is valued ...

    STTR Phase I 2013 Department of Health and Human Services
  6. Modulation of the Innate Immune System by Fisetin for the Treatment of AD

    SBC: VIROGENICS, INC.            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): An increasing variety of diseases are being shown to be due to immunological processes, including diabetes, and now Alzheimer's disease (AD). AD is the most prevalent age-associated disease and growing evidence suggeststhat aspects of the innate immune system play a major role its progression. Based on this evidence, we propose a new approach to the treatm ...

    STTR Phase I 2013 Department of Health and Human Services
  7. An intravaginal ring for real-time evaluation of adherence to topical vagina

    SBC: AURITEC PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The broad long-term of this project is to develop methods for evaluation of adherence to intravaginal microbicide therapy for the prevention of HIV transmission. Correct determination of adherence to preventative therapies in clinical trials is essential to accurate evaluation of efficacy. A better understanding of the true adherence to a preventative therapy w ...

    STTR Phase I 2013 Department of Health and Human Services
  8. Identification and Validation of Targets of Phenotypic High Throughput Screening

    SBC: COLLABORATIVE DRUG DISCOVERY, INC.            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Identification and Validation of Targets of Phenotypic High Throughput Screening Hits for Chagas Disease Project Summary Nearly 10 million people in Latin America are infected with the eukaryotic parasite Trypanosoma cruzi, the causative agent of Chagas disease. The World Health Organization (WHO) classifies Chagas disease as a neglected tropical disease, but C ...

    STTR Phase I 2013 Department of Health and Human Services
  9. Novel indication for myeloid progenitor use: Induction of tolerance

    SBC: Cellerant Therapeutics, Inc.            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): State of the art techniques result in 10-year solid organ graft loss of up to 80% in cardiopulmonary organ transplantation, and re-transplantation is often not possible. Establishment of donor-specific immunological tolerance (DSIT), a condition in which a recipient accepts a transplant without immunosuppression, while retaining the ability to fight infections, ...

    STTR Phase I 2013 Department of Health and Human Services
  10. Bacterial fermentation in skin microbiome as probiotics (Bfismp) against S. aureu

    SBC: Surface Bioadvances, Inc.            Topic: NIAMS

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Bacterial interference creates an ecological competition between commensal bacteria and pathogenic species. Like microbial competition via fermentation in a ripening fruit, bacterial interference via fermentation has been found in the deep-seated skin abscesses where is an anaerobic microenvironment, allowing bacteria to ferment carbohydrates to short-chain fa ...

    STTR Phase I 2013 Department of Health and Human Services
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