Abqmr, Inc.

Albuquerque, NM 87106

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 4
Total Value of Awards $774K
First Award Date 03/01/07
Most Recent Award Date 09/10/11

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Kuethe Dean O. Kuethe 1
Mcdowell Andrew F Mcdowell 1
Fukushima Eiichi Fukushima 2 Message

4 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-10-050
Budget: 09/10/11 - 03/09/13

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Research using Xenopus (frog) embryos, a model system of major importance in many areas of biomedicine, is hampered in a fundamental way by their opacity. No device for non-destructively imaging the interiors of these specimens is generally available. The long-term goal at ABQMR, Inc. is to utilize unique cap...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-08-050
Budget: 06/08/09 - 06/07/10

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Bladder cancer is a common and costly disease. More than 60,000 new cases of bladder cancer are diagnosed each year in the U.S. It is the fourth most common cancer among men and the 10th among women, with a prevalence of about 500,000 in the US. Our compact NMR device will provide a rapid, accurate differenti...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: 2008
Budget: 01/01/08 - 12/31/08

This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project develops compact NMR devices for rapid detection of dilute cells and pathogens to replace blood culture, providing improvements in detection speed and sensitivity while decreasing cost. They will enhance medical care and address the growing crisis of sepsis in hospitals. The devices are bas...

Phase 1 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-06-21
Budget: 03/01/07 - 11/29/08

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): We propose to develop compact magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) systems for imaging lungs as well as other soft tissue in live laboratory animals based on permanent magnets that are reasonably priced and easy to maintain. Such imagers will benefit public health by improving laboratory animal research. Unlike o...