Axon Instruments, Inc.

Foster City, CA 94404

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $0.0
First Award Date 09/30/86
Most Recent Award Date 09/30/86

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Finkel Alan S Finkel 1

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Budget: 09/30/86 - 03/31/87

The patch clamp measures current flow through ionic channels in natural membranes; these proteins control membrane function in cardiac muscle. Measurements are significantly limited by the electronics, particularly the resistor approximately 5x10-10 ohm needed to measure the current approximately 10-12A flowing through just one channel molecule....