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Contractor: University of Washington
Department: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
University of Washington, Seattle, Wash., is being awarded a $9,617,731 modification to a cooperative agreement (HR0011-11-2-0007). This work is part of the autonomous diagnostics to enable prevention and therapeutics (ADEPT) program, which seeks an advanced instrument-free analytical platform capable of performing a wide range of nucleic acid amplification tests at low cost anywhere and with little or no user training. Work will be performed in Seattle (50.1 percent); Bothell, Wash. (17.6 percent) and Niskayuna, N.Y. (32.3 percent). The work is expected to be completed by August 2014. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is the contracting activity.
Total Contract Value: $9,617,731