Biometallics, Inc.

Princeton, NJ 08550

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $0.0
First Award Date 05/15/88
Most Recent Award Date 09/01/88

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Zhang Sunqu Zhang 1
Kuehn Christa G Kuehn 1

2 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/01/88 - 02/28/89

Calcitonin is a hormone that stimulates the incorporation of calcium into bone and thus arrest bone deterioration processes such as post-menopausal osteoporosis and Paget's disease. The synthetic hormone calcitonin has been shown to be effective therapeutically in arresting progressive bone loss in these disorders. An estimated 24 million Amer...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 05/15/88 - 11/14/88

The goal of this research at BioMetallics is to develop a rapid, easy to use enzymeimmunoassay, with enhanced sensitivity for determining the reproductve hormone, progesterone, in saliva. The measurement of progesterone in saliva is attractive because sampling is noninvasive and essentially stress free. But because progesterone levels in saliva...