Nugen Technologies, Inc.

San Carlos, CA 94070

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $200K
First Award Date 07/01/02
Most Recent Award Date 09/30/03

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Kurn Nurith Kurn 2

2 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/30/03 - 03/29/04

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): NuGEN Technologies Inc. has patented a novel means of isothermal linear gene amplification called SPIATM, single primer isothermal amplification. The method has been incorporated into a novel method for isothermal linear RNA amplification (patent pending), termed Ribo-SPIATM. Initial proof-of-concept studies ...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 07/01/02 - 12/31/02

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The overall goal of this project is to develop a rapid, highly sensitive assay to detect the presence of anthrax. To achieve this goal we have developed a novel, proprietary technology with several advantages over currently used PCR-based methods. This technology, called SPIATM [single primer isothermal ampli...