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Company Information:

Company Name:
PINNACLE TECHNOLOGY, INC
Address:
2721 OREGON ST
LAWRENCE, KS 66046-4947
Phone:
N/A
URL:
N/A
EIN:
174281861
DUNS:
961721610
Number of Employees:
N/A
Woman-Owned?:
Yes
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 $3,041,338.00 17
SBIR Phase II $6,211,256.00 9
STTR Phase I $199,254.00 2

Award List:

Advanced Fiber Processing Technology for Agro-Plastic Composites

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$50,000.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
Ms. Donna A. Johnson , Principal Investigator
Abstract:
N/a

Advanced Fiber Processing Technology for Agro-Plastic Composites

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$200,000.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
Ms. Donna A. Johnson , Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Fillers have been used in the plastics industry for almost 90 years. The total amound of all fillers in 1993 was 7.7 billion pounds and are primarily wood flour, talc and calcium carbonate. Pinnacle Technology and USDA's Forest Product Laboratory have entered a Cooperative Research and Development… More

BIOSENSOR ARRAY, WIRELESS, IN VIVO MONITORING SYSTEM

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,926.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
David A. Johnson
Abstract:
Not Available Technology International Incorporated of Virginia (TII) will develop an illustrated, interactive multimedia framework which will incorporate children's stories and math lessons in both English and American Sign Language (ASL) for the promotion of math skills of elementary school… More

Wireless Long-Term EEG/EMG Recording System for Mice

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,904.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Dr David Johnson
Research Institution:
Northwestern University
RI Contact:
N/A
Abstract:
N/a

INTEGRATED, LOW COST, EEG/EMG RECORDING SYSTEM FOR MICE

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,481.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
David A. Johnson
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION(adapted from applicant's abstract): Sleep disorders affect millions of Americans. Investigators are developing mice strains to help understand the physiological roles and genetic basis of sleep. To support and take advantage of the advances in molecular genetic research… More

WIRELESS BIOSENSOR ARRAY FOR IN-VIVO MONITORING

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
David A. Johnson
Abstract:
N/a

WIRELESS BIOSENSOR ARRAY FOR IN-VIVO MONITORING

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$418,282.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
David A. Johnson
Abstract:
N/a

Digital Input/Output (I/O) Bus for Simulators

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,889.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
David A. Johnson, Vice President of Enginee
Abstract:
The team of Pinnacle Technology, Inc. and Aviation Simulation Technology, Inc. (AST) will design a distributed digital input/output (I/O) bus to replace the cumbersome discrete wire bundle used in all commercial and military flight simulators. A smallelectronics module will be designed to interface… More

Integrated Low-Cost EEG/EMG Recording System for Mice

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Sleep-related automobile accidents account for 1,500 deaths and 71,000 injuries annually, and sleep-related problems are known to affect both the productivity and safety of the American workplace. The National Sleep Foundation estimates the annual cost to be $100… More

Integrated Low-Cost EEG/EMG Recording System for Mice

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$755,695.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Sleep-related automobile accidents account for 1,500 deaths and 71,000 injuries annually, and sleep-related problems are known to affect both the productivity and safety of the American workplace. The National Sleep Foundation estimates the annual cost to be $100… More

Digital Input/Output (I/O) Bus for Simulators

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$374,967.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
David A. Johnson, Vice President Engineerin
Abstract:
During Phase I, Pinnacle Technology Inc. and Aviation Simulation Technology Inc. (AST) designed a distributed digital input/output (I/O) bus to replace the cumbersome discrete wire bundle used in all military and commercial flight simulators. After analysis of latency, compatibility with existing… More

Glutamate Biosensors for Ischemia or Single-Cell Studies

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,060.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Pinnacle Technology and Dr. George Wilson of the University of Kansas will design a sensor suite capable of measuring physiologically relevant levels of glutamate, in vivo, in untethered small animals, with high spatial resolution and under ischemic conditions.… More

Glutamate Biosensors for Ischemia In Vivo and Tissue Studies

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$788,763.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The overall goal of this Phase II project is to develop, test, and commercialize glutamate biosensors that can be used to measure cytotoxic concentrations of glutamate under low oxygen conditions (pO2< 40 torr). Specific aims of this proposal include: complete… More

A Turnkey, Wireless, EEG/EMG/Biosensor Measurement

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$225,421.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The long term objective of this project is to develop, validate and commercialize wireless, head mounted, turnkey, EEG/EMG systems with an integrated biosensor for rats and mice. A further objective is to develop a 76 uM glucose biosensor for direct measurement… More

In-Vivo, Wireless, Fast-Scan Cyclic Voltammetry System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$103,453.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This application is a resubmission of Application 1 R43 NS050935-01 The team of Pinnacle Technology, Inc. and Dr. George Wilson of the University of Kansas will design and build a wireless, fast-scan cyclic voltammetry (FSCV) system to monitor monoamine… More

A Turnkey Wireless EEG/EMG/Biosensor Measurement System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$879,298.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The long-term objective of this project is to develop, validate and commercialize wireless, head mounted, turnkey, EEG/EMG systems with integrated biosensor for rats and mice. A further objective is to develop a 76 fM g lucose biosensor for direct measurement of… More

In-Vivo, Wireless Fast-Scan Cyclic Voltammetry System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$835,051.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Pinnacle Technology and Professors George Wilson and Michael Johnson of the University of Kansas, have developed, and successfully tested, a prototype device that can collect, analyze and transmit fast-scan cyclic volt ammetry (FSCV) data wirelessly in freely… More

A self-contained wireless modular separation based sensor system

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$720,551.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Recent advances have shown effective neurotransmitter analysis using capillary electrophoresis (CE). In a CE system, analyte is drawn through a narrow channel using ion movement resulting in an electroosmotic flow (EOF) generated by a high voltage electric… More

Automated sleep detection and deprivation in the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaste

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$133,353.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Within the last seven years, Drosophila melanogaster or common fruit fly has been shown to be an invertebrate animal model for exploring genetic and proteomic mechanisms underlying sleep. While a great deal of progress has been made in the field of Drosophila… More

REAL-TIME DETECTION OF NEUROCHEMICAL CHANGES IN RESPONSE TO ALCOHOL DRINKING

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$470,122.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Dave Johnson
Abstract:
Not Available

Automated sleep detection and deprivation system for fruit flies

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$866,980.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
David A. Johnson – 785-832-8866
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Within the last seven years, Drosophila melanogaster or common fruit fly has gained an important niche in becoming an invertebrate model organism for exploring genetic and proteomic mechanisms underlying sleep. While agreat deal of progress has been made in the… More

TAS::75 0894::TAS SBIR FAST-TRACK (TOPIC 37) - PHASE II OPTION EXERCISED

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$379,677.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Dave Johnson – 785-832-8866
Abstract:
Under Phase I of this SBIR Fast-track project, a base manufacturing process to produce a reliable, robust ethanol biosensor will be developed and the feasibility of the biosensor, capable of real-time monitoring of ethanol, will be demonstrated and a functional prototype ethanol biosensor will be… More

Applications and Methods for Continuous Monitoring of Physiological Chemistry

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,350.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator:
Peter A. Petillo, Chief Science Officer – (785) 832-8866
Research Institution:
The University of Kansas
RI Contact:
Joanne Altieri
Abstract:
With the notable exception of glucose, most metabolic biomarkers cannot be accurately, and practically measured over long periods, in vivo and in real-time. A primary reason is stable, selective enzymes suitable for biosensors are not available. Biosensors could revolutionize acute and long-term… More

A non-invasive high-throughput sleep stage analysis system

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$150,011.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
David A. Johnson – 785-832-8866
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Degeneration of sleep quality with age is a well-documented phenomenon. While much is known regarding the characterization of this decline, remarkably little of the physiology or genetic underpinnings are understood. Age-related sleep changes in rodents (mice +… More

A Nicotine Biosensor for Addiction Studies

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,906.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Peter A. Petillo – 217-333-0695
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Tobacco-related deaths cost the United States approximately 200 billion each year. Nicotine is singularly responsible for the dependence-forming properties of tobacco smoking and, once introduced to the body, rapidly affects the brain within 15 seconds. Breaking… More

A Tissue Implantable Microbiosensor

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,988.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Peter A. Petillo – 217-333-0695
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The aim of this application is to develop, prototype, validate, manufacture and commercialize a new, generalized microbiosensor designed for non-human use and based on functionalized nanoparticles. The microbiosensors produced will enable in vivo monitoring of a… More

Group housing: A robotic system to track and interact with individuals

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$141,500.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
David A. Johnson – 785-832-8866
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Individually housing animals, even for a short period, is known to have a negative influence on behavior, learning ability, and physiology. Group-housed rodents are better able to cope with stress through improved behavioral and physiological responses.… More

A Nicotine Biosensor for Addiction Studies

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$1,092,220.00
Agency:
HHS
Principal Investigator:
Peter A. Petillo – 217-333-0695
Abstract:
ABSTRACT Tobacco-related deaths cost the United States approximately 200 billion each year. Nicotine is singularly responsible for the dependence-forming properties of tobacco smoking and, once introduced to the body, affects the brain within 15 seconds.Breaking nicotine addiction is challenging… More