Aegis Biosciences, LLC

Spokane, WA 99202

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 5
Total Value of Awards $665K
First Award Date 09/18/02
Most Recent Award Date 04/15/08

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Vachon David J Vachon 5

5 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-06-49
Budget: 04/15/08 - 08/31/09

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): A novel sulfonated polymer with unique chemically tailorable properties and processing characteristics has shown considerable promise as a thrombo- resistant surface and has been proven to be effective inhibitor against neutrophil- derived proteases. A phase 1 SBIR testing is proposed to investigate this poly...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/30/06 - 08/31/08

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): It is estimated that 2.5 million people in the United States have chronic venous ulcers. In the developed world, at least 0.1% of the adult population is likely to experience venous ulceration at some time. With the overall prevalence, estimated to be between 1.1 and 3.0 incidents per one thousand individuals...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-04-61
Budget: 08/15/06 - 08/14/07

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Aegis BioSciences has developed a new and versatile class of anionic, nanostructured hydrogel materials with promising applications in wound care, anti-thrombogenic coatings, and drug delivery. These multi-phase block copolymers are derived from inexpensive, commercially available materials which are subseque...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/30/04 - 02/28/06

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): As many as 20 million people in the United States have diabetes and more than two million of these individuals will develop diabetic foot ulcers during their lifetime. In addition, the incidence of ulcer recurrence after complete healing approaches 30% within 12 months. The average cost for a single episod...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/18/02 - 09/17/03

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Conservative estimates suggest that over 2 million people annually in the U. S. alone suffer from ulcers, and the base of those so afflicted is likely to increase in view of an aging population. Mean hospital charges of patients with a primary diagnosis for pressure ulcers were about $22,000 in 1992, a signif...