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IGF::OT::IGF TOPIC 378: SYMPTOMATIC TOXICITY MOBILE MONITOR (SYMPTMM)

Award Information
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
Branch: National Institutes of Health
Contract: 75N91018C00014
Agency Tracking Number: N43CA180014
Amount: $55,000.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Solicitation Topic Code: NCI
Solicitation Number: N/A
Timeline
Solicitation Year: 2018
Award Year: 2019
Award Start Date (Proposal Award Date): N/A
Award End Date (Contract End Date): N/A
Small Business Information
175 Great Road, Bedford, MA, 01730-2730
DUNS: 078513593
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Ryan Myers
 (781) 373-1930
 rmyers@vivonics.com
Business Contact
 Ryan Myers
Phone: (781) 373-1930
Email: rmyers@vivonics.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
The goal of this NIH Phase I SBIR proposal is to develop and validate a new method to monitor the symptomatic toxicities and health related quality of life of cancer patients who are undergoing and have undergone radiation therapy during the course of their treatmentThe proposal is built around expertise in mobile application developmentVivonics Incand radiation oncologyDrTJ Fitzgerald of the University of Massachusetts Medical SchoolPhase I will allow this uniquely qualified team to developtestand validate the proposed mobile application that we call Symptomatic Toxicity Mobile MonitorSympTMMImprovements to both the quality and availability of cancer treatment has led to a marked increase in the number of patients surviving canceroften times for a previously unimaginable number of yearsInof patients survived greater thanyearsgreater thanandgreater thanafter diagnosisDe MoorMariotto et alThe caveat is that while survivors are living longerthe volume of new cancer patients each year is steadily increasingThis trend is expected to continue over the coming decadetaxing our limited understanding of the longer term impacts on the various treatments used today

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