Purigen Biosystems, Inc.

ALVISO, CA 95002

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $300K
First Award Date 12/12/13
Most Recent Award Date 03/01/16

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Hiddessen Amy Hiddessen 2

2 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-14-071
Budget: 03/01/16 - 08/31/16

? DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Sample preparation is the essential first step to all genomics and transcriptomics, and yet is a primary source of analysis variability and manually intensive. Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded (FFPE) samples are routinely collected and hundreds of millions are archived in tissue banks worldwide. These s...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-13-088
Budget: 12/12/13 - 05/12/14

Summary Sample preparation of nucleic acids is essential for all genomic analyses, and yet it is the primary source of variability and requires tedious manual labor. For samples with relatively low abundance (<100 ng or roughly 20,000 mammalian cells or less), current sample preparation methods also result in crippling material loss and low repe...