Valvexchange, Inc.

Aurora, CO 80045

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 7
Total Value of Awards $3.68MM
First Award Date 03/18/03
Most Recent Award Date 04/28/12

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Campbell Todd Campbell 2
Vesely Ivan Vesely 5

7 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-09-080
Budget: 04/28/12 - 03/31/13

Each year, over 115,000 patients in the US need to have their diseased heart valves replaced with artificial devices. Although bioprosthetic valves are considered ideal, they wear out in about 15 years and are thus used primarily in the elderly who are not expected to outlive the valve. Younger patients receive mechanical valves that are more du...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-09-080
Budget: 08/19/10 - 12/31/11

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Each year, over 115,000 patients in the US need to have their diseased heart valves replaced with artificial devices. Although bioprosthetic valves are considered ideal, they wear out in about 15 years and are thus used primarily in the elderly who are not expected to outlive the valve. Younger patients recei...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-07-280
Budget: 01/01/10 - 12/31/10

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Each year, over 100,000 patients in the United States need to have their diseased heart valves replaced with artificial devices. Although bioprostheses, valves made from animal tissues, are considered ideal for most patients, they wear out in about 15 years. They are thus used primarily in the elderly patient...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-07-80
Budget: 07/01/08 - 12/31/09

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Each year, over 100,000 patients in the United States need to have their diseased heart valves replaced with artificial devices. Although bioprostheses, valves made from animal tissues, are considered ideal for most patients, they wear out in about 15 years. They are thus used primarily in the elderly patient...

Phase 1 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-06-21
Budget: 05/01/07 - 04/30/08

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Each year, 70,000 patients in the United States need to have their diseased heart valves replaced. These patients can receive either bioprostheses made from animal tissues, or mechanical valves made from synthetic materials. Bioprostheses have few complications and are considered the ideal valve for most pati...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/29/03 - 12/31/06

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Each year, 70,000 patients in the United States need to have their diseased heart valves replaced with artificial devices. Although bioprosthetic valves have few complications and are considered ideal for most patients, they wear out in 12-15 years. Because surgery to replace a worn out valve carries signific...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 03/18/03 - 07/31/05

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Each year, 70,000 patients in the United States need to have their diseased heart valves replaced with artificial devices. Although bioprosthetic valves have few complications and are considered ideal for most patients, they wear out in 12-15 years. Because surgery to replace a worn out bioprostheses carries ...