Perinet, Inc.

Ruxton, MD 21204

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $147K
First Award Date 05/15/05
Most Recent Award Date 05/15/05

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
D''Souza Vanessa M D''Souza 1

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Budget: 05/15/05 - 05/14/06

Preterm delivery before 37 weeks of gestation (PTD) is a major public health problem. There are 4.5 million deliveries in the US of which 11% occur prematurely. Despite extensive research and a multitude of interventions, the rate of PTD has actually increased over the past 20 years. No available labor inhibiting drug prolongs pregnancy more tha...