Fluidic Tools, LLC

Watertown, MA 02472

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $150K
First Award Date 09/20/13
Most Recent Award Date 09/20/13

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Carvalho Bruce Lawrence Carvalho 1

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-12-088
Budget: 09/20/13 - 03/31/14

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The lifetime of total joint replacement prostheses has been limited by three factors: oxidative degradation, wear and mechanical failure of its polyethylene components. In recent years, the problem of wear and oxidation resistance has been addressed. Radiation crosslinking substantially increases the resistan...