Cygnus, Inc.

Redwood City, CA 94063

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 4
Total Value of Awards $750K
First Award Date 02/01/91
Most Recent Award Date 09/01/02

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Chiang Chia-Ming Chiang 1
Tierney Michael J Tierney 3

4 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/01/02 - 10/31/03

DESCRIPTION (Verbatim from the Applicant's Abstract): The GlucoWatch biographer is a device developed by Cygnus, Inc. which provides automatic, continual, and non-invasive glucose measurements for diabetics. Glucose is extracted through the skin via electro-osmosis and measured with an amperometric biosensor. Because...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/01/01 - 08/31/02

DESCRIPTION (Verbatim from the Applicant's Abstract): The GlucoWatch biographer is a device developed by Cygnus, Inc. which provides automatic, continual, and non-invasive glucose measurements for diabetics. Glucose is extracted through the skin via electro-osmosis and measured with an amperometric biosensor. Because...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/01/99 - 02/29/00

The GlucoWatch biographer is a device developed by Cygnus, Inc. which provides automatic, continual, and non-invasive glucose measurements for diabetics. Glucose is extracted through the skin via electro-osmosis and measured with an amperometric biosensor must achieve a much lower detection limit that conventional finger-stab glucose monitors. A...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 02/01/91 - 07/31/91

The research plan involves the evaluation of ultrasonic energy as a means of enhancing the delivery of drugs through the skin. The main goal of the Phase I research is to build an experimental apparatus to determine the appropriate frequencies and intensities of sound energy to best effect increases in skin permeability. A battery of studies a...