Life Biomed, LC

Ellicott City, MD 21043

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 3
Total Value of Awards $769K
First Award Date 08/15/02
Most Recent Award Date 05/01/06

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Somoskovi Akos L Somoskovi 1
Denkin Steven Denkin 2

3 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PAS-02-149
Budget: 05/01/06 - 10/28/08

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Multi-drug resistant TB (MDR-TB) poses a significant threat to treatment and is a Category C bioterror agent. The current identification of MDR-TB still relies on culture and takes 2-6 weeks because of the slow growth of M. tuberculosis. Despite recent progress in understanding the molecular basis of drug re...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PAS-02-149
Budget: 05/01/05 - 04/30/06

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Multi-drug resistant TB (MDR-TB) poses a significant threat to treatment and is a Category C bioterror agent. The current identification of MDR-TB still relies on culture and takes 2-6 weeks because of the slow growth of M. tuberculosis. Despite recent progress in understanding the molecular basis of drug re...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 08/15/02 - 09/14/04

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The clinical signs and symptoms of tuberculosis are not specific. Therefore, laboratory methods play a crucial role in establishing the diagnosis, monitoring the therapy and preventing transmission of the disease. Laboratory results must be not only accurate, but also rapidly available. However, the culture t...