Enhanced Biocompatible Materials for the Repair of Ocular Injuries

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Defense Health Program
Contract: W81XWH-15-C-0182
Agency Tracking Number: A2-5821
Amount: $995,810.00
Phase: Phase II
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2015
Solicitation Year: 2013
Solicitation Topic Code: A13-085
Solicitation Number: 2013.2
Small Business Information
1009 Capability Drive, Suite 313, Raleigh, NC, 27606
DUNS: 000000000
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Stefan Ufer
 Director Product Development
 (919) 247-7696
 ufer@premitec.com
Business Contact
 Helmut Eckhardt
Phone: (919) 829-5659
Email: eckhardt@premitec.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
The objective of this project is to develop, produce, and commercialize a liquid-tight, field-applicable, ocular patch for wound stabilization and treatment of the eye following a war-related injury to the ocular surface. The patch consists of a curved flexible silicone membrane (similar in size and shape to a contact lens) which has had (1) a novel bio-adhesive

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