LAP IQ, INC.

SUNNYVALE, CA 94087

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $395K
First Award Date 01/01/16
Most Recent Award Date 08/05/16

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Su James Su 3 Message
FOURKAS MICHAEL FOURKAS 1

2 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PAR-13-090
Budget: 08/05/16 - 01/31/17
PI: James Su

Project Summary/AbstractSignificance: Current suture-based trocar port closure technologies are limited in their ease-of-use and support forwound healing. Pediatric patients undergoing laparoscopic surgery face the risk of trocar port herniation, increasedoperating time due to curved needle hand suturing being prone to bowel puncture, and increa...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: BM
Budget: 01/01/16 - 06/30/16
PI: James Su

The broader impact/commercial potential of this Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project is a bioabsorbable scaffold that not only rapidly closes laparoscopic fascial defects, but also eliminates clinical complications such as trocar site herniation. This device is intended to replace suture repair of all laparoscopic trocar por...