Pathfinder Enterprises

Gainesville, FL 32606

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $0.0
First Award Date 09/30/85
Most Recent Award Date 03/01/86

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Hirko Robert J Hirko 2

2 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 03/01/86 - 08/14/86

Elimination of emboli from vessels in the body will be made easy and safe by the use of a percutaneous mechanical spiral embolus removal device. This device has been shown to be feasible and will undergo engineering improvements to yield a unit ready for clinical trials. In vitro evaluation of its clot removal abilities will be performed in a s...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/30/85 - 06/30/87

Angiography with standard contrast media is often painful and occasionally causes hypersentitivity reactions in patients. Digital subtraction X-ray techniques have made possible the use of the gas CO2 as a contrast agent for arterial and venous imaging. No CO2 injectors produced for this application are currently being marketed. We will chara...