Optimum Technologies, Inc.

Southbridge, MA 01550

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 8
Total Value of Awards $2.19MM
First Award Date 09/30/01
Most Recent Award Date 09/30/09

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Chinnock Randal B Chinnock 5
Bargoot Frederick George Bargoot 3

8 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: RFA-EY-09-001
Budget: 09/30/09 - 09/29/11

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): We propose the development and commercialization of a handheld, TeleOphthalmoscope" that is capable of performing visual assessment of the human retina. The device is intended as a screening or diagnostic tool for diabetic retinopathy and other abnormalities of the retina. This proposal leverages the latest ...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-07-042
Budget: 05/01/09 - 04/30/11

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): 6. Project Summary/Abstract This proposal is for the development of a fiber-optic based system for the detection and surveillance of early stage bladder cancer. The technology is based on Polarized Elastic Scattering Spectroscopy (PESS). Over 500,000 people in the US are afflicted with bladder cancer. Detecti...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-07-042
Budget: 05/01/09 - 04/30/10

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): 6. Project Summary/Abstract This proposal is for the development of a fiber-optic based system for the detection and surveillance of early stage bladder cancer. The technology is based on Polarized Elastic Scattering Spectroscopy (PESS). Over 500,000 people in the US are afflicted with bladder cancer. Detecti...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-07-42
Budget: 05/14/08 - 04/30/09

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): 6. Project Summary/Abstract This proposal is for the development of a fiber-optic based system for the detection and surveillance of early stage bladder cancer. The technology is based on Polarized Elastic Scattering Spectroscopy (PESS). Over 500,000 people in the US are afflicted with bladder cancer. Detecti...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-04-94
Budget: 05/01/07 - 04/30/08

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Most final diagnoses of cancer today are still made using the same histopathologic techniques that have been in use for the past 50 years. In-vivo optical cancer detection ("optical biopsy") holds tremendous potential as an additional tool for cancer screening, diagnosis and management. Over 15 years of study...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-04-94
Budget: 05/01/06 - 04/30/07

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Most final diagnoses of cancer today are still made using the same histopathologic techniques that have been in use for the past 50 years. In-vivo optical cancer detection ("optical biopsy") holds tremendous potential as an additional tool for cancer screening, diagnosis and management. Over 15 years of study...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PAR-01-102
Budget: 07/18/03 - 06/30/04

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Most final diagnoses of cancer today are still made using the same histopathological techniques that have been in use for the past 50 years. In-vivo optical cancer detection ("optical biopsy") holds tremendous potential to radically alter cancer screening, diagnosis and management. Over 15 years of study h...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/30/01 - 03/31/03

Diabetic retinopathy poses the most serious risk of blindness for adults in the United States, yet nearly half of diabetics do not receive regular eye exams. Barriers to screening include lack of access to specialists, transportation issues, and cost. We propose to leverage new developments in digital imaging technol...