Battelle Memorial Institute, Columbus, Ohio was awarded a $7,057,206 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification (HR0011-13-C-0023). This work is for the Dialysis-Like Therapeutics program (DLT). DLT seeks to develop a portable device that can effectively treat sepsis across the military health system; capable of removing dirty blood from the body, separate harmful agents, and return clean blood to the body in a manner similar to dialysis treatment of kidney failure. Work will be performed in Columbus, Ohio (51 percent); San Diego, Calif., (7 percent) and Lawrence, Mass. The estimated completion date is Feb. 12, 2018. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, Arlington, Va., is the contracting activity.