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Company Information:

Name: BIODETECTION INSTRUMENTS, LLC
Address: 535 W Research Blvd., Suite 135, M/S 300
FAYETTEVILLE, AR 72701-
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,240,000.00 12
SBIR Phase II $3,104,339.00 5
STTR Phase I $618,547.00 5
STTR Phase II $749,972.00 1

Award List:

SBIR Phase I: A Microfluidic-based Biosensor for Food Pathogen Detection

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Xiao-Li Su
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project will develop a portable, low-cost, multi-pathogen rapid detection instrument for food products. This instrument is expected to be fully integrated and will include a microfluidics-based bioseparator / bioreactor for pathogen capture and dual… More

A High-Performance Food Pathogen Detection Instrument

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Xiaoli Su
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Food safety remains a critical issue for human health in our society. The food system in our nation is vulnerable to contamination from natural pathogens and from bio-terrorist attack. Current detection methods are inadequate due to the time-consuming and… More

SBIR Phase II: A Microfluidic-Based Biosensor for Food Pathogen Detection

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Xiao-Li Su, PI
Award Amount: $500,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II project will develop a portable, rapid and specific capillary channel based immuno-sensing system for food pathogens. The tests will be able to detect concentrations of

SBIR Phase I: Portable Water Ecosystem Oxygenator

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Kevin Kasprzak, PI
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIlR) Phase I project will develop a portable device for oxygenating streams and other surface water bodies using a combination of aeration and Dissolved Air Flotation (DAF), a process often used in settling tanks. The commercial application of this… More

High-performance Food Pathogen Detection Instrument

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Xiaoli Su
Award Amount: $742,184.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The primary objective of this Phase II project is to develop an innovative benchtop instrument for use on-site at food processing facilities with high performance, ease-of-use, and a low per sample cost for rapid, specific, and sensitive detection of multiple… More

Point Source Ozonation to Minimize Antibiotic Resistance

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: GEORGIA INSITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
Principal Investigator: Clay Thompson
Award Amount: $100,000.00
RI Contact: N/A
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): BluelnGreen, LLC proposes to develop an effective, versatile and cost efficient device for the application of ozone micro-bubbles to the effluent of critical point sources of medical wastewater (hospitals, large clinics and pharmaceutical manufacturing plants)… More

STTR Phase I: A Biodetector for Rapid On-Site Screening of Breder Chickens with High Feed Efficiency

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Research Institution: University of Arkansas
Principal Investigator: Xiao-Li Su, Dr.
Award Amount: $100,000.00
RI Contact: Neil R. Pumford
Abstract:
This Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Phase I Project will develop an immunosensor for rapid, on-site identification of feed efficiency (FE) in breeder chickens. The proposing company's industrial partner has developed a pedigree line of breeder chickens whose progeny is one of the major… More

SBIR Phase I: A Portable Dissolved Oxygen Delivery System for Rapid Treatment of Organic Spills

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Clay Thompson, Mr
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project will engineer a fully automated, trailer-mounted Supersaturated Dissolved Oxygen Injector (SDOX) and determine the effects of addition of dissolved oxygen (DO) to impaired waterways. Waterways with low dissolved oxygen cannot support… More

STTR Phase I: Engineered Bacteriophage Based Biosensor for Rapid Detection of Viable Foodborne Pathogens

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Research Institution: Univ of Arkansas
Principal Investigator: Xiao-Li A. Su, Dr
Award Amount: $150,000.00
RI Contact: Kaiming F. Ye
Abstract:
This Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Phase I project demonstrates the feasibility for the development of an innovative biosensor system for rapid and sensitive detection of viable foodborne pathogens. The core technology of the proposed system is to introduce a genetically engineered… More

SBIR Phase I: Delivery of Hyper-concentrated Dissolved Ozone for More Effective Treatment of Drinking Water

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Clay R. Thompson, MS
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project proposes to test the effectiveness, efficiency and safety of a pilot-scale Hyper-concentrated Dissolved Ozone (HYDOZTM) Injector system for use within municipal drinking water treatment plants for prevention and removal of disinfection… More

In-field Detection Instrument for Rapid Screening of Avian Influenza Viruses

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Xiaoli Su
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This Phase I project proposes to investigate the capture and concentration of avian influenza (AI) viruses using a patent-pending, bio-nanobead based sample preparation procedure and specific detection of the cap tured viruses with a patented capillary… More

Bacteriophage-based Aerosol Decontaminant for Use in Patient Care Areas

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Research Institution: CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIV.
Principal Investigator: Lisa Bielke, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $100,000.00
RI Contact: Cynthia Case
Abstract:
Nosocomial transmission of multi-drug-resistant microorganisms in combat support hospitals is a well-recognized and growing problem. BioDetection Instruments proposes a rapid, simple and safe method for reducing contamination in hospital wards with a novel bacteriophage-based aerosol application. … More

SBIR Phase II: A Portable Dissolved Oxygen Delivery System for Rapid Treatment of Organic Spills

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Clay Thompson, MS
Award Amount: $494,416.00
Abstract:
This SBIR Phase II project completes the design, construction, and testing of the largest readily portable Supersaturated Dissolved Oxygen (SDOXTM) injection system developed in smaller scale in Phase I. During the first year of the project, the SDOX will be used to study the effect of dissolved… More

SBIR Phase I: Use of Bacteriophages to Prevent Foodborne Illness Associated with Raw Produce

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Lisa Bielke, MS
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I research develops a bacteriophage-based spray/dip to disinfect whole or sliced fresh produce. This research will utilize key patent pending processes that will reduce the cost and safety concerns of commercial-scale production of bacteriophage… More

SBIR Phase I: A versatile valveless mutlichannel parallel bioassay system

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Xiao-Li Su, PhD
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I research project will develop a versatile high throughput bioassay system. The proposed system will be built on a patent-pending biosensing technology that has been exclusively licensed from the University of Arkansas. Using this technology, the… More

Monolithic Reagentless Biosensor for Online Monitoring of Waterborne Pathogens

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project will develop a reagentless biosensor for online monitoring of microbial contaminants in drinking water. The biosensor is based on incorporating several newly emerg ing technologies into BioDetection… More

A Microfluidic Biochip for Rapid Screening of Pesticide Residues

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project will develop an innovative biochip for rapid screening of pesticide residues in water and food samples. The proposed biochip will be built on BioDetection Instrume nts' exclusively-licensed patented… More

Point Source Ozonation to Minimize Antibiotic Resistance

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / STTR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: N/A
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $749,972.00
RI Contact: N/A
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In this Phase II project, BlueInGreen, LLC will build a hypersaturated dissolved ozone (HYDOZTM) unit to deploy in a large pilot-scale study at Springdale Wastewater Treatment Facility (SWWTF) in Springdale, Arkansas. F urthermore, BlueInGreen will collaborate… More

In-Field Detection Instrument for Rapid Screening of Avian Influenza Viruses

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Xiaoli Su
Award Amount: $708,406.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This SBIR Phase II project will develop a cost-effective, easy-to-use, field-portable, and sensitive instrument for rapid screening of avian influenza viruses (AIVs). The Phase I research has demonstrated the feasibili ty of rapid and sensitive detection of H5N1… More

A Microfluidic Biochip for Rapid Screening of Pesticide Residue

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Xiaoli Su
Award Amount: $659,333.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): A Microfluidic Biochip for Rapid Screening of Pesticide Residues Project Summary The overall goal of this SBIR Phase II project is to develop an easy-to-use, low-cost, field-portable, and sensitive device, HerbiScreen , for rapid screening of pesticide residues… More

Bacteriophage-based Control of American Foulbrood in Honeybees

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Lisa Bielke
Award Amount: $90,000.00
Abstract:
NIH Project Summary:  This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project will demonstrate feasibility for  development of a bacteriophage-based preventative and treatment for American Foulbrood in  honey bees. Phase I will focus on development of a bacteriophage treatment for P.… More

SBIR Phase I: Detection and Determination of Viability of Cryptospordium oocysts by Capillary Column Immunosensor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Lisa Bielke, PhD
Award Amount: $150,000.00
Abstract:
This SBIR Phase I project will develop a method to detect Cryptosporidium oocysts at a level of 100 oocysts/L or lower, and to differentiate between viable and non-viable cysts. The team will use a prototype of a capillary-based immunosensor (AEGIS 1000 instrument) coupled with heat and lysis… More

A Binary Probe-Based DNAzyme Cascade for Rapid Detection of MRSA/MSSA

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL FLORIDA
Principal Investigator: Xiaoli Su – 479-571-2592
Award Amount: $168,547.00
RI Contact:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): A binary probe-based DNAzyme cascade for rapid detection of MRSA/MSSA Project Summary This STTR Phase I project will develop a proof-of-concept molecular test for rapid detection of Staphylococcus aureus (SA) and differentiation between methicillin-resistant SA… More