Embolx Inc.

Los Altos, CA 94024

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $447K
First Award Date 01/01/14
Most Recent Award Date 09/25/15

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Allen Michael Allen 3 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-14-071
Budget: 09/25/15 - 05/24/16

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The objective of this proposal is to develop and test a microcatheter that creates a partial arterial occlusion during injection of embolic agents into tumors in the liver and thereby improve efficacy and reproducibility of the method. In the US over 30,000 people will be diagnosed with primary liver cancer a...

Phase 1 STTR

Institution: University of California, San Diego

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: BM-2013
Budget: 01/01/14 - 12/31/14

The broader impact/commercial potential of this Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Phase I project is the improvement and expansion of tumor embolization therapy, a highly targeted technique based on direct injection of drug and agents that stop blood flow into the blood vessels of a tumor. Since the anti-tumor agents are held within the ...