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PET Membrane Chip for Macular Edema on a Chip Study

National Eye Institute / National Institute of Health


Announcement/Number:  EE19-004656

Post Date: May 21, 2019

Closing Response Date: May 31, 2019

Proposed Award Date: June 7, 2019

Project Title: PET membrane Chip for Macular edema on a chip study.

Contracting Office: National Eye Institute, Building 31, Room 6A52

Contact Point/Contracting Officer/Contract Specialist: Elaine Estrella,

North American Classification System (NAICS) Code (include): 541714

Classification Code: Research and Development in Biotechnology (except Nanobiotechnology)

Offerors must quote on all items to be eligible for award. The Government will award a contract resulting from this solicitation to the responsible offeror whose offer conforming to the solicitation.

Product Requirement / Specification

Description of Requirement


Catalog# ChipsR301
PET Membrane Chip 3um Pore – Individual – includes PODS


Specification: The requirement is for engineering 3D in vitro models of macular edema using human organ-on-a-chip culture devices that emulate clinical features of the disease and demonstrate that they can be used for drug screening and discovery of new therapeutics.


Shipping / Handling


Delivery Location:
NEI Laboratory
10 Center Drive
BLDG 10 RM 10B19
Bethesda, MD 20892

Payment will be made 15 days after internal receiving in NIH system.

Award Type:      
Firm Fixed

Basis of Award:
Product Specification must match requirement.

Closing Statement: 
This notice is not a request for competitive proposals.  However, interested parties may identify their interest and capability to respond to this notice.  Responses to this notice shall contain sufficient information to establish the interested parties’ bona-fide capabilities for fulfilling the requirement and include: unit price, list price, shipping and handling costs, the delivery period after contract award, the prompt payment discount terms, the F.O.B. Point (Destination or Origin), the Dun & Bradstreet Number (DUNS), the Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN), and the certification of business size. All offerors must have an active registration in the System for Award Management (SAM)

A determination by the Government not to compete this proposed action based upon responses to this notice is solely within the discretion of the Government. The information received will normally be considered solely for the purposes of determining whether to proceed on a non-competitive basis or to conduct a competitive procurement.

All responses must be received by May 31, 2019 and must reference number EE19-004656Responses may be submitted electronically to or hand delivered in person. Fax responses will not be accepted.


“All responsible sources may submit a bid, proposal, or quotation which shall be considered by the agency.”

Last updated: July 2, 2019