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Company Information:

Name: Aptotec, Inc.
Address: 111 Riverbend Rd
Athens, GA
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
Phone: (706) 542-4094

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $240,000.00 2

Award List:

Flavonoid Compounds for the Prevention of Osteoporosis

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Maryanne Dellafera
Award Amount: $140,000.00
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Approximately 10 million people in the U.S. are estimated to have osteoporosis, a disease that results in over 1.5 million bone fractures a year. It is now known that the accumulation of fat cells (adipocytes) in bone marrow is a major factor contributing to… More

Preventing Bone Loss and Weight Gain with Combinations of Vitamin D and Phytochemicals

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Suresh Ambati – 706-296-8336
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Obesity and osteoporosis are major public health concerns due to their prevalence in our increasingly sedentary and aging society. In the U.S. today, an estimated 55% of people 50 and older are at risk for developing osteoporosis. Because as much as 20% of bone mass can be lost in the first five to… More