Cogent Light Technologies

Santa Clarita, CA 91355

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $0.0
First Award Date 09/30/91
Most Recent Award Date 04/01/93

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Brenner Douglas M Brenner 1
Strobl Karlheinz Strobl 1

2 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 04/01/93 - 09/30/93

Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) has been hypothesized to be a new method for treatment of skin tumors like recurring basal cell carcinomas and has been demonstrated in clinical trial to be an alternative for controlling malignancies such as bladder, esophagus and lung cancers. The method depends on the selective retention of a photosensitizer by the...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/30/91 - 03/29/92

The fluorescent detection of cancer with a photoactivated drug, Photofrin (R) II, and blue light (e.g. 410 nm) has been demonstrated to be a sensitive endoscopic method for locating both tumors and early stages of cancer not readily detectable by other techniques. Although the method shows promise of being able to improve the accuracy of biops...