Topic 379: Extensible and Scalable Platform for Data Integration from Wearable Sensors to Generate Novel Analytics for Cancer Patients

Award Information
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
Branch: National Institutes of Health
Contract: 75N91018C00009-0-0-0
Agency Tracking Number: N43CA180009
Amount: $224,759.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Solicitation Topic Code: NCI
Solicitation Number: N/A
Timeline
Solicitation Year: 2017
Award Year: 2018
Award Start Date (Proposal Award Date): N/A
Award End Date (Contract End Date): N/A
Small Business Information
4200 N Lamar Blvd, AUSTIN, TX, 78756
DUNS: 080172420
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 James Crooks
 (727) 215-0447
 james@litmushealth.com
Business Contact
 James Crooks
Phone: (727) 215-0447
Email: james@litmushealth.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
The longterm objective of the Litmus Health platform is to allow researchers and clinicians to use data on cancer patients from wearables/sensors and smartphones. Collecting real-time, high-quality data from patients will transform care and clinical trials. Automating data collection, storage, analysis, and interpretation of data will result in better measurement of signs and symptoms and improved outcomes and speed of clinical trials. Aims include: 1) Design and implement platform to integrate many wearables into a single data capture system. 2) Develop wireframes and user workflows for a graphical user interface. 3) Develop a prototype demonstrating the system functionality, integrating at least two wearable/sensor systems. Methodology includes: developing a database and architecture for wearable/sensor data capture and storage? identifying the best algorithms for sensor fusion and error modelling, data harmonization and integration of multiple data streams? and determining the data export/reports. Finally, user functionality will include: selection of data streams? data export and import of additional data sets not covered by the streaming system? data visualization, dashboarding, and reporting in collaboration. The prototype will be Software-as-a-Service withautomated provisioning of data collection systems and deployment in on-premises or private cloud contexts foruse in diverse IT systems.

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