Neurolux, Inc.

CHAMPAIGN, IL 61820

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $900K
Active Awards 1 valued at $150K
First Award Date 05/01/17
Most Recent Award Date 09/20/17

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
GHAFFARI ROOZBEH GHAFFARI 1
BANKS ANTHONY BANKS 1

2 Awards Won

Phase 1 STTR Active

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PAR-15-091
Budget: 09/20/17 - 09/19/18

Project Summary/Abstract Diseases of the central and peripheral nervous systems affect the quality of life of millions of people worldwide. Progress in understanding the function of neural networks and in developing associated insights into the underlying causes of these diseases can be accelerated by advances in techniques and methodologies for...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PAR-15-121
Budget: 05/01/17 - 04/30/18

Project Summary / Abstract The methods of optogenetics enable light-induced, area-confined stimulation or inhibition of genetically targeted neurons, thereby bypassing key disadvantages of electrical approaches. As a result, optogenetics is now widely viewed as an essential tool in neuroscience research. The adoption of these methods by the com...