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Company Information:

Company Name:
CARACAL INC
Address:
1110 LAKE COOK RD STE 167
BUFFALO GROVE, IL
Phone:
N/A
URL:
N/A
EIN:
611404438
DUNS:
141256797
Number of Employees:
N/A
Woman-Owned?:
No
Minority-Owned?:
No
HUBZone-Owned?:
No

Commercialization:

Has been acquired/merged with?:
N/A
Has had Spin-off?:
N/A
Has Had IPO?:
N/A
Year of IPO:
N/A
Has Patents?:
N/A
Number of Patents:
N/A
Total Sales to Date $:
$ 0.00
Total Investment to Date $
$ 0.00
POC Title:
N/A
POC Name:
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POC Phone:
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POC Email:
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Narrative:
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Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $2,214,778.00 11
SBIR Phase II $3,309,763.00 4
STTR Phase I $139,963.00 2
STTR Phase II $584,432.00 1

Award List:

PROsIT: A Total Patient-Reported Outcomes Solution

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$107,000.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The PROslT Project seeks to promote the use of Patient-Reported Outcomes (PROs) in both clinical and research practices for AIDS by developing and commercializing a comprehensive, practical and integrated system for PROs management with cross-discipline efforts.… More

SiC Epitaxial Growth by Halo-hydrocarbon Precursor Growth

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,989.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Olle Kordina, Senior Vice President
Research Institution:
University of South Florida
RI Contact:
Stephen Saddow
Abstract:
The epitaxial growth of SiC is limited by two main processes; homogeneous nucleation and surface mobility at high growth rates. We propose to investigate the growth of SiC using three different halo-hydrocarbons and two or three different chlorinated Si chemistries and also combine the most… More

Development of large bulk Silicon Carbide substrates from halogenated precursors

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,972.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Olle Kordina, Vice President
Abstract:
The development of long SiC boules grown from the gas-phase using chlorinated halo-hydrocarbons faces enormous technical hurdles that must be overcome. The hurdles of specific interest are the outlet, the materials degradation, the inlet, and thermal issues. Caracal proposes to find a solution to… More

Halo-hydrocarbon Growth of Bulk SiC

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / STTR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$584,432.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Olle Kordina, Chief Technology Officer
Research Institution:
UNIV. OF SOUTH FLORIDA
RI Contact:
Stephen Saddow
Abstract:
We propose to use a gas fed vertical style sublimation reactor that can accommodate several different types of chemistries and be modified to a number of different approaches. The reactor is similar to the HTCVD reactor developed by Link¿ping University and Okmetic. The approach will be to… More

PROsIT: A Total Patient-Reported Outcomes Solution

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$669,151.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The PROsIT Project seeks to promote the use of patient-reported outcomes (PROs) for HIV-infected patients in clinical settings by developing and commercializing a comprehensive, practical and integrated system for PROs management with cross-discipline efforts. … More

Development of large bulk Silicon Carbide substrates from halogenated precursors

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$460,370.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Olle Kordina, Vice President
Abstract:
The development of long SiC boules grown from the gas-phase using chlorinated halo-hydrocarbons faces enormous technical hurdles that must be overcome. The hurdles of specific interest are the outlet, the materials degradation, and the inlet. Caracal proposes to find a solution to all of the above… More

COMPREHENSIVE PRO MANAGEMENT FOR ONCOLOGY PRACTICE -SBIR TOPIC 212

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,132.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Dershung Young
Abstract:
N/a

SBIR PHASE I - TOPIC # 235 - HOME CENTERED TELEONCOLOGY CARE MODEL

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,973.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Yang Dershung
Abstract:
N/a

TITLE: PATIENT-REPORTED OUTCOMES (PRO) MANAGEMENT SYSTEM. SBIR TOPIC 212.

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$749,917.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Yang Dershung
Abstract:
N/a

Telenursing Model for Management of Chemotherapy Side Effects

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,767.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The goal of this specific project is to develop a cost-effective proactive telenursing system for the management of chemotherapy side effects. Patients will use this system to report health status on a daily basis durin g treatment, either on the Web or via… More

SBIR PHASE I - COORDINATED CANCER SCREENING AND DIAGNOSIS MODEL

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,973.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Dershung Yang
Abstract:
The aim of this study is to facilitate the early detection of colorectal cancer (CRC) by developing a care coordination system that will facilitate both screening and diagnostic processes via e-health, telemedicine, clinical decision support, patient-repor ted risk information, patient education and… More

SBIR TOPIC 246- INTEGRATING PATIENT-REPORTED OUTCOMES IN HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE C

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,956.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Dershung Yang
Abstract:
Our long-term objective is to develop a computer system facilitating the use of patient-reported outcomes (PRO) information to monitor patient status and assist clinical decision making for cancer patients under palliative and hospice care. This system wil l integrate PRO and other clinical data… More

Home-Based Cancer Symptom Management

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$176,210.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Cancer symptoms due to disease progression or side effects caused by cancer treatment are prevalent. Most cancer patients are treated in outpatient settings, having to self-manage these symptoms at home. For a variety o f reasons, symptom self-management by… More

Accessibility solutions for PRO management

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$311,926.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Our ultimate project goal is to develop a patient-reported outcomes (PRO) management system specifically designed to address the functional limitations experienced by people with physical and neurocognitive disabilities . We recognize that there are many clinical… More

Home-Based Cancer Symptom Management

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$1,430,257.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Dershung Yang – 847-419-9288
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Cancer symptoms due to disease progression or side effects caused by cancer treatment are prevalent. Most cancer patients are treated in outpatient settings, having to self-manage these symptoms at home. For a variety of reasons, symptom self-management by… More

DEVELOPMENT OF NOVEL TECHNOLOGY-BASED SOLUTIONS THAT WILL ASSIST CLINICIANS IN ACCOMPLISHING KEY FUNCTIONS OF PATIENT-CENTERED COMMUNICATION IN CANCER CARE.

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$749,985.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Dershung Yang – 847-419-9288
Abstract:
In 2010, 207,090 new cases of breast cancer and 81,450 new cases of gynecologic cancer will be diagnosed in the United States. From diagnosis onward, communication is essential to high-quality health care. Specifically, research has linked patient-centeredcommunication to higher overall rates of… More

A Guideline Based Tool for Increasing Cancer Screening Rates

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,952.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
DerShung Yang – (847) 419-9288
Abstract:
Breast, cervical, and colorectal cancer can be successfully prevented and or diagnosed and successfully treated at the earliest stages through the use of appropriate and timely screening as well as adequate followup and care coordination. Recognizing the importance of cancer screening, groups such… More