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19-103F Prevention of Atrophy in Skeletal Muscle in Cancer PatientsPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)
An admixture of commercially-available drugs

19-099F Non-opioid Adjunct TherapyPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)
Augmenting opioid mediated pain management

19-098 Pulmonary Fibrosis TreatmentPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)
Enhanced action of melatonin-curcumin hybrid compound

19-096 Detecting and Treating Cancer CellsPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)
Beacon and Oncotag systems targeting mutant p53 in cancer cells

19-092 Underslung load stabilizationPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)
Stabilizing underslung loads for unmanned aerial vehicle delivery

19-073 NLRP3 Pathway InhibitorsPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)
Reducing neuro-inflammation in Alzheimer’s Disease

19-058 Biologics Encapsulation PartnerEASY (Express)
Rapid, one-step process for encapsulation of biologics

19-026, 19-038 Targeted Immunotherapy
IGFBP-3R agonistic monoclonal antibodies as a mono- or combinational therapy to treat cancer

18-125 Biodegradable polymeric drugs
Repeating units of chemotherapeutic agents

18-120 Water-Based Chitosan Solution
An eco-friendly method for dissolving chitosan

18-113 Enhancing Tumor Immunotherapy
Increasing the drug response rate of cancer patients

18-094 Opioid Receptor Modulators
Novel chemicals for treatment of drug use disorder

18-091 Magnetic Ear Tag Reporter
Automated system for detection of animal behavior

18-088 Single-Molecule SensorsTest Drive
Quantitative and simultaneous detection of biomarkers

18-075 Treatment for Gulf War Illness
Targeting depression, anxiety, and cognitive impairment

18-073 Photoactivation and imaging
Properties of a platinum dye in near-IR light

18-068 NLRP3 Pathway Inhibitors
Reducing neuro-inflammation in Alzheimer’s Disease

18-057 Pressure Sensing Endotracheal Tube
Real time monitoring of static lung compliance

18-053 Prone Play Activity CenterPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)
Enhancing Infants’ Motor Control and Development

18-013 HCN Channel Targeting Drugs
Switching screenings from targeting Ih to Iinst channels

18-01 Predicting Preterm BirthPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)
Vaginal microbiome composition in early pregnancy

18-001 Hip Analysis SuitePartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)Test Drive
Automated diagnostic and preoperative software

17-123 Intelligent Alarm System for Intensive Care MonitoringPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)Test Drive

17-122 Induced Hypothermia through WIN55, 212-2 AdministrationPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)Test Drive

17-121 Deep Tissue Microcirculation ImagingPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)Test Drive
A non-invasive method using circularly polarized light

17-106 Tumorigenic Protein Trimming
Genetic engineering of ERAP2 for tumor clearance

17-104 Coupling Catalyst
Highly Active Graphene Based Palladium Catalysts

17-082 Low Profile Chest CompressorPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)Test Drive

17-075F Capillary-Based Dry Powder InhalerPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)
Improving the delivery of pharmaceutical aerosols

17-074 High-Efficiency Delivery of Aerosols to InfantsPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)
A more effective method for aerosol delivery

17-049 Anatomically Accurate Brain PhantomPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)
Experimental verification for neuromodulation

17-006 DenTimolPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)
An improved delivery system for glaucoma therapy

16-083 Microbiome Based Treatment for Cirrhosis PatientsPartnerEASY (Express)Test Drive

16-082, 16-088 Antiatherogenic Gene TherapyPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)
Reversing cholesterol transport & reducing plaque

16-072 Novel Treatment for Bacterial VaginosisPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)

16-064 Treatment for Drug AddictionPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)
Potent and Selective Mu Opioid Receptor Modulators

16-057 Guide Wire Retention DevicePartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)Test Drive

16-046 Tissue handling skills trainer
Training tool for proper suturing techniques

16-041 Treatment of Myocardial InfarctionPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)
Using protein from human plasma to reduce infarct size

15-032 Puff Topography DevicePartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)
Measuring E-cigarette Airflow

14-089 Palladium Catalysts for C-H ReactionsPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)Test Drive
Improved methods for API synthesis

14-088 Novel Synthetic Method for Producing TelmisartanPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)Test Drive

14-041 MECO Fixation SystemPartnerEASY (Express)Test Drive
A surgical solution for midfoot arthrodesis

14-027 Hands Free Breastfeeding Aid: The NuzziPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)

14-025 Radiation Protective HeadwearPartnerEASY (Express)Test Drive

14-017 Effective Rehab Using a Wireless Data SystemPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)

14-002 Novel Ligands for Serotonin Receptor 2B (5-HT2B)PartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)

13-106, 16-003 Treatment of Opioid Induced ConstipationPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)

13-091 Haptic Glucometer GuidePartnerEASY (Express)Test Drive
Independence for visually impaired diabetics

13-088 Efficient Synthesis of PyridinesPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)Test Drive
Cost effective ingredients for pharmaceuticals

13-087, 19-019F Novel Anti-Cancer Stem Cell Agents PartnerEASY (Express)Test Drive

13-022, 14-085 Wireless, Implantable, Artificial Taste SystemPartnerEASY (Express)Test Drive
Treatment of impaired gustatory function

12-111 Microstructures of SilkPartnerEASY (Express)Test Drive
Renewable materials for tissue engineering scaffolds

12-089 Detecting Segmentation and Fracture in CT ImagesPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)
A novel method to diagnose traumatic pelvic injuries

12-071 Clickable PolymersPartnerEASY (Express)Test Drive
A novel modular drug delivery platform

12-063 Richmond Agitation-Sedation Scale (RASS)PartnerEASY (Express)

12-008 Novel Cancer TreatmentPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)

11-111, 14-001 A Tick Disease Vaccine, Therapeutic, and DiagnosticPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)

11-091 Novel Factor XIa Inhibitors for use as an AnticoagulantPartnerEASY (Express)Test Drive

11-068 Organ Protectant SolutionsPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)

10-092, 12-105 Increasing the Oral Bioavailability of Opioids and Phenolic BioactivesPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)
Uses of Combinations of GRAS and Dietary Substances

10-061 HyperhalogensPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)Test Drive
A new class of highly electronegative species

10-033 Tibiotalar Arthrodesis Guide (TAG)PartnerEASY (Express)Test Drive
A guide for accurate and reproducible ankle arthrodesis

10-027 SIPPC: Self-Initiated Prone Progressive CrawlerPartnerSTANDARD (Traditional)

09-092 Novel AIT Therapy for the Treatment of Breast CancerPartnerEASY (Express)Test Drive

09-075 Novel Treatment for Asthma and Autoimmune DiseasesPartnerEASY (Express)Test Drive