Aravasc, Inc.

Sunnyvale, CA 94087

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $200K
First Award Date 01/01/06
Most Recent Award Date 09/01/07

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Shenoy Narmada R Shenoy 2 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-06-20
Budget: 09/01/07 - 02/28/09

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Airways can be obstructed by a variety of diseases resulting in breathing difficulties and compromised quality of life for the patients. Lung cancer is one of the major diseases causing airway obstruction. According to the American Cancer Society it is the single largest cause of cancer deaths in the United S...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: 2006
Budget: 01/01/06 - 12/31/06

This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I research project will demonstrate the feasibility of developing a tracheobronchial drug eluting stent (DES) by coating a biodegradable polymeric formulation of Paclitaxel (PTX) on a stent. The stent will provide immediate palliative therapy and will also serve as a loco-regional delivery sys...