Star Medical Technologies, Inc.

4309 Hacienda Dr., Suite 420
Pleasanton, CA 94588
180 Employees

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $802K
First Award Date 06/03/94
Most Recent Award Date 03/08/95

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Holtz James Z. Holtz PhD 2

2 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Air Force
Topic: AF94-110
Budget: 03/08/95 - 06/08/97

A major difficulty in treating burn patients is the inability to reliably differentiate full-thickness burns, which require grafting, from partial-thickness burns, which will heal without surgical intervention. A new technique utilizing infrared illumination and an injectable dye has been shown in animals and preliminary human trials to be a pr...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Air Force
Topic: AF94-110
Budget: 06/03/94 - 03/20/95

A major difficulty in properly treating burn patients is the inability to reliably differentiate full dermal thickness burns, which should be excised and grafted, from partial thickness burns, which will heal within a few weeks without excision. Recently, the use of an intravenously injected florescent dye illuminated with 800 nm infrared radia...