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Company Information:

Company Name: ORGANOVO, INC.
City: SAN DIEGO
State: CA
Zip+4: 92121-
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $557,678.00 3

Award List:

Building and testing multi-layered fully biological blood vessel substitutes

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Francoise S. Marga
Award Amount: $142,511.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Given the growing need for replacement tissues, organs and grafts tissue engineering has emerged as a viable regenerative/reconstructive technology. Recent spectacular results in the field suggest that it is possible to fabricate functional organ modules under… More

Bioprinting With Cells from Adipose Stromal Vascular Fraction

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Benjamin Shepherd
Award Amount: $125,114.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Given the growing need for replacement tissues, organs and grafts, tissue engineering has emerged as a viable regenerative medicine technology. Recent developments in the field suggest that it is possible to fabricate f unctional organ modules under laboratory… More

Generation of Three-Dimensional, Bioprinted, Functional Human Liver Tissue

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Sharon C. Presnell – 919-966-2699
Award Amount: $290,053.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Ex vivo cultured human hepatocytes serve as highly useful models of human liver in studies of metabolism and toxicology. One of the first metabolic safety tests for a lead compound in the pharmaceutical industry is theexamination of which liver enzymes are… More