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Company Information:

Name: OpenCell Technologies
Address: 311 Ferst Dr
Atlanta, GA 30332-0390
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $279,294.00 2
SBIR Phase II $1,008,001.00 1
STTR Phase I $225,000.00 1

Award List:

Electrosonic Ejector Microarray for Development of Cancer Therapies

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: John M. Meacham
Award Amount: $120,586.00
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Despite decades of research focused mainly on gene transfection, effective intracellular delivery of biologically relevant material remains a difficult task, inhibiting research in a variety of biological and biomedica l fields. This proposed work describes a… More

Multichannel Electrosonic Actuation Microarray for Cell-Based Screening

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: John M. Meacham
Award Amount: $158,708.00
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): High-throughput, parallel delivery and transfection of biologically relevant material into cells remains a difficult task. The proposed work addresses this issue through integration of multiple Electrosonic Actuation Mi croarrays (EAMs) into a single MIST… More

Electrosonic Actuation Microarray: High-Throughput Tool for Transfection of Diffi

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: John M. Meacham – 404-273-7866
Award Amount: $1,008,001.00
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The ability to introduce drugs, genes, nucleic acids, and/or imaging agents into living cells is critical to drug design and delivery, as well as many cell biology and genetic modification protocols; however, currentlyavailable physical and reagent-based… More

STTR Phase I: Polymer electrosonic actuation microarray: Low-cost tool for transfection of biological cells

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Research Institution: Georgia Tech
Principal Investigator: John M. Meacham – (404) 273-7866
Award Amount: $225,000.00
RI Contact: Jonathan Colton
This Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Phase I project will prove the technical and commercial feasibility of a single-use polymer microarray for electromechanical transfection of biological cells. Alternative gene transfer solutions are needed to access the potential held in… More