Hera Testing Laboratories, Inc.

LEXINGTON, KY 40506

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 3
Total Value of Awards $1.69MM
First Award Date 02/23/15
Most Recent Award Date 09/01/16

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
OSTERTAG ERIC M OSTERTAG 2
YESHI TSETEN YESHI 1

3 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-13-234
Budget: 09/01/16 - 08/31/17

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The laboratory rat is a preferred rodent model in pre-clinical drug studies. Their larger size facilitates procedures otherwise difficult in mice, includng studies using instrumentation, blood sampling, and surgeries, and allows for ten times the amount of tissue collection. Although rats are often more suita...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-13-234
Budget: 03/09/15 - 08/31/15

The laboratory rat is the preferred rodent model in pre-clinical drug studies and encompasses the bulk of accumulated knowledge in drug development. Their larger size facilitates procedures otherwise difficult in mice, including studies using instrumentation, blood sampling, and surgeries. Although rats are more suitable than mice for pharmacolo...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-14-071
Budget: 02/23/15 - 08/31/15

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): While it has been demonstrated that gene mutations are associated with an increasing number of neurodegenerative syndromes, environmental neurotoxicants remain a key factor in the etiology of many such diseases. For example, exposure to pesticides such as maneb and paraquat increase the risk of developing Par...