Assessing the spread of COVID-19 by quickly and widely testing for infection using Aperiomics.
One of America’s most immediate needs is to assess the spread of COVID-19 by quickly and widely testing for infection. That’s where Aperiomics comes in to play. This small business in Ashburn, VA, with early-stage research and development funding from the National Science Foundation’s Small ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - June 8, 2020 Category: Science Source Type: video

One of America ’ s most immediate needs is to assess the spread of COVID-19 by quickly and widely te
One of America’s most immediate needs is to assess the spread of COVID-19 by quickly and widely testing for infection. That’s where Aperiomics comes in to play. This small business in Ashburn, VA, with early-stage research and development funding from the National Science Foundation’s Small ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - June 4, 2020 Category: Science Source Type: video

Developing durable thermal insulation materials to keep specimens safe for transport.
That’s where MaxQ Research Company comes into play. This small business in Stillwater, Oklahoma, with early-stage research and development funding from the National Science Foundation’s Small Business Innovation Research program, has developed durable thermal insulation materials with precise ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - May 14, 2020 Category: Science Source Type: video

An NSF-supported small business is expanding on ways to make everything from biopesticides to...
In Middleton, Wisconsin, an NSF-supported small business is expanding on ways to make everything from biopesticides to vaccines – all on the surface of leaves! How does this innovative approach to chemical manufacturing help us use the greenest, most renewable chemical factories on earth? Ryan and ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - November 19, 2019 Category: Science Source Type: video

Device and game helps children, adults with asthma - Aluna
Aluna, a small business supported by the National Science Foundation, is developing a device and app to help people monitor chronic lung conditions like asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), cystic fibrosis, and pulmonary fibrosis when away from the hospital. Patients test their ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - November 30, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: video

LightUp, a small business funded by the National Science Foundation.
LightUp, a small business funded by the National Science Foundation, has developed an educational augmented reality software application to help kids learn STEM subjects. LightUp’s Hololab software allows kids to try many different experiments to learn about the Earth’s structure, ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - October 10, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: video

K & A Wireless, a small business funded by the National Science Foundation.
K&A Wireless, a small business funded by the National Science Foundation, manufactures an internet-of-things (IoT) emissions sensor that is placed in a vehicle’s exhaust pipe. Globally, 80 percent of pollution comes from the transportation sector, according to K&A Wireless President ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - October 5, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: video

The Beamer, a small business funded by the National Science Foundation.
The Beamer, a small business funded by the National Science Foundation, is developing an interactive learning platform to teach science to children aged 8 to 13. The Beamer’s platform weaves science into a story about atoms and the beginning of the universe. The time-travel adventure ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - September 28, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: video

ViSUS LLC has created software to help farmers analyze aerial photos of crops.
ViSUS LLC, a small business funded by the National Science Foundation, has created software to help farmers analyze aerial photos of crops. Farmers often gather crop data using drones to take aerial photos, but it can take up to two days to line the images up correctly or stitch the images ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - September 18, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: video

Educational Assessment Tools Embedded in STEM VR Games  – Killer Snails
Killer Snails, a small business funded by the National Science Foundation, is using a customized virtual reality (VR) game, BioDive, to develop an educational assessment tool that measures student learning in real-time. BioDive is an immersive VR experience for middle and high school students ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - June 22, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: video

NIH Reverse Industry Day
The Professional Services Council and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Small Business Office is hosting a Reverse Industry Day. The key objective of the Reverse Industry Day is for government employees to better understand the parallel action industry is taking during the government ’ s acquisition lifecycle and why decisions or information made available or not made available during pre-award impact bid/no-bid decisions among potential bidders and post-award contract administration. Dr. Alfred Johnson, NIH Deputy Director for Management, will provide opening remarks. This event is intended for the entire acqu...
Source: Videocast - All Events - June 4, 2018 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

Detecting biological contaminants in water & pharmaceuticals  – Spheryx
Spheryx, Inc., a small business funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), created a technology to monitor, count and characterize microscopic particles in a variety of fluids, such as water, chemicals, or even pharmaceuticals.This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - May 31, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: video

Bay Labs, a small business funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), uses artificial intellig
ence to help medical professionals perform and interpret ultrasounds. Bay Labs is using deep learning technology to enable a wider range of medical professionals use ultrasound imaging ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - May 25, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: video

Online access to mental health therapy  – TAO Connect
TAO Connect, a small business funded by the National Science Foundation, provides online mental health therapy. The company uses artificial intelligence to create low-cost, accessible, software-based practice tools for treatment for anxiety, depression, substance abuse, resiliency and pain ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - May 17, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: video

What will food production look like in the future?
Adam Wolf, founder and CEO of Arable Labs, describes the future of food production. Arable Labs, an NSF-funded small business, has developed a crop and weather sensor that delivers real-time, precision weather information straight to the hands of farmers in the field. Arable Labs is supported by ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - May 17, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: video

Turning green algae into colostrum-like protein for infants  – Triton Algae Innovations
Triton Algae Innovations, a small business funded by the National Science Foundation, uses algae to make a protein that mimics the unique benefits of breast milk. Triton Algae Innovations creates the protein additive by modifying edible green algae found in soil worldwide. The San Diego-based ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - May 11, 2018 Category: Science Source Type: video

8 Ways to Successfully Navigate NIH Peer Review and Get a Small Business Grant
The NIH Center for Scientific Review (CSR) is hosting this Webinar to give new applicants for NIH Small Business grants useful insights into the submission and peer review processes. The goal is to help viewers better navigate the NIH peer review system and submit their best applications. CSR is the portal for NIH grant applications and their review for scientific and technical merit.Air date: 10/18/2017 2:00:00 PM (Source: Videocast - All Events)
Source: Videocast - All Events - September 21, 2017 Category: General Medicine Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

Ubiquitous Energy, a small business, is developing a transparent solar cell technology.
Ever wish you could charge your device by letting it sunbathe? An National Science Foundation- (NSF) funded company, Ubiquitous Energy, is developing transparent solar technology that could be used on smartphones and buildings. Miles Barr, CEO of Ubiquitous Energy, says the small business has ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - May 4, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: video

Access Sensor Technologies, a small business, has created low-cost environmental sensors.
Access Sensor Technologies is developing low-cost environmental and pollution sensing and sampling technologies, potentially giving more people the ability to test water, air and food. The NSF-funded tool, called a Chemometer, measures the concentration of chemicals in a water sample, testing for ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - May 4, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: video

bioMASON, a small business funded by NSF, has developed a process to grow bricks with bacteria.
Bricks are used in more than 80 percent of global construction. Every year, 1.23 trillion bricks are produced, resulting in 800 million tons of carbon emission, according to bioMASON, a small business funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF). bioMASON has developed a process to grow ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - May 2, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: video

VocaliD, a small business funded by NSF, creates custom digital voices for people who need them.
More than 10 million people worldwide are unable to speak and more than 500 million devices and applications are voice-narrated. All of them choose from the same few generic, mechanical voices, according to VocaliD, a small business funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF). VocaliD ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - May 2, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: video

Surgeons can now use a new type of mechanical arm to help perform minimally invasive procedures.
Surgeons can now use a new type of mechanical arm to help perform minimally invasive procedures, known as laparoscopic surgery, thanks to engineers funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF). The handheld tool is based on fundamental research and is being commercialized by small business ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - February 22, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: video

Surgeons can now use a new type of robotic arm to help perform minimally invasive procedures.
Surgeons can now use a new type of robotic arm to help perform minimally invasive procedures, known as laparoscopic surgery, thanks to engineers funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF). The handheld tool is based on fundamental research and is being commercialized by small business FlexDex ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - February 22, 2017 Category: Science Source Type: video

Miromatrix Medical is developing technology to create bioengineered organs for human transplant.
More than 120,000 people are on the national organ transplant waiting list, and the list continues to grow. To help meet the need for viable organs, Miromatrix Medical, a small business funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), is developing a technology to create bioengineered organs for ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - December 28, 2016 Category: Science Source Type: video

Miromatrix Medical is developing technology to create bio-engineered organs for human transplant.
More than 120,000 people are on the national organ transplant waiting list, and the list continues to grow. To help meet the need for viable organs, Miromatrix Medical, a small business funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), is developing a technology to create bio-engineered organs for ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - December 28, 2016 Category: Science Source Type: video

Silk Proteins for More Stable Vaccines
Almost all vaccines on the market require refrigeration to remain viable ? including during transport. Continuous cooling is expensive and especially challenging in developing countries. To solve this problem, Vaxess Technologies Inc., a small business funded by the National Science ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item. (Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery)
Source: NSF Multimedia Gallery - December 8, 2016 Category: Science Source Type: video

Meet the Experts in NIH Peer Review for Small Business Grant Applicants
The NIH Center for Scientific Review (CSR) is hosting this Webinar to give new applicants for NIH Small Business grants useful insights into the submission and peer review processes. The goal is to help viewers better navigate the NIH peer review system and submit their best applications. CSR is the portal for NIH grant applications and their review for scientific and technical merit. The Webinar will feature presentations by five CSR/NIH experts: 1. The Review of Your NIH Grant Application Begins Here-- Dr. Richard Nakamura, CSR Director 2. What You Need to Know about Application Receipt and Referral -- Dr. Cathleen C...
Source: Videocast - All Events - October 27, 2014 Category: Journals (General) Tags: Upcoming Events Source Type: video

The Role of Small Businesses in Advancing the Elimination of Health Disparities
Presented by: Charles Lee, MD, Polyglot Systems and Bill Z. Tan, Transcendent EndeavorsCategory: Health DisparitiesAired date: 01/30/2014 (Source: Videocast - All Events)
Source: Videocast - All Events - March 5, 2014 Category: Journals (General) Tags: Past Events Source Type: video