Essential Blends, LLC

Fairbanks, AK 99709

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 3
Total Value of Awards $841K
First Award Date 08/15/15
Most Recent Award Date 09/15/17

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact

3 Awards Won

Phase 2 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-16-303
Budget: 09/15/17 - 05/31/18

7. Project Summary/Abstract We have developed a nutritional formulation of amino acids called UpBeat that is designed to promote physical function and quality of life in older individuals with heart failure. Reduced exercise capacity is a prominent clinical feature of heart failure. This leads to progressive muscle weakness and a vicious cycle o...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-14-071
Budget: 09/01/15 - 02/29/16

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The overall goal of this project is to test a meal replacement beverage that will ultimately preserve muscle loss during calorie restriction weight loss (CRWL) in obese older individuals. We previously developed a meal replacement rich with a proprietary blend of essential amino acids (TMR) that was more than...

Phase 1 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-14-072
Budget: 08/15/15 - 07/31/16

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The long-term goal of this project is to develop and test a nutritional product that will improve physical function in individuals with heart failure (H) in the geriatric population. Our approach to nutritional therapy (NT) focuses on increasing skeletal muscle strength, improving vascular reactivity and opti...