Funded Projects 2007 – 2008

A Microfluidic Platform to Quickly Detect & Type Bacteria in Clinical Samples (renewed)
Catherine Klapperich Ph.D./ Satish Singh M.D.
Business: Diagnostic

A Novel Diagnostics Tool for Detection of Vulnerable Plaque
Joyce Wong Ph.D./ James Hamilton Ph.D./ Frederick Ruberg M.D.
Business: Diagnostic

Specific Detection of Microbes in Patient Specimens (renewed)
Maxim Frank-Kamenetskii Ph.D./ Nancy Miller M.D.
Business: Diagnostic

Development of a Biopsy-Targeting System for the Surveillance of Barrett’s Esophagus
Irving Bigio Ph.D./ Satish Singh M.D.
Business: Diagnostic

An Acoustic Mobility Aid for the Visually Impaired
David Mountain Ph.D./ Edward Feinberg M.D. MPH
Business: Medical Device

Engineering a Robust Fully Automated, Closed-loop Control Unit for Glucose Regulation in Type 1 Diabetes (renewed)
Edward Damiano Ph.D./ Steven Russell M.D. Ph.D.
Business: Medical Device

Fluorescence Endomicroscopy with Out-of-Focus Rejection
Jerome Mertz Ph.D./ Satish Singh M.D.
Business: Medical Device

Knee Osteoarthritis Brace
David Hunter, M.D. Ph.D./ Dimitrije Stamenović Ph.D.
Business: Medical Device

Optically-Guided Diagnosis & Treatment of Colonic Cancer (renewed)
Irving Bigio Ph.D./ Satish Singh M.D.
Business: Medical Device

Polysaccharide Surrogates for the Treatment of Osteoarthritis
Mark Grinstaff Ph.D./ Brian Snyder M.D. Ph.D.
Business: Medical Device