Applied Tissue and Materials, Inc.

San Diego, CA 92121

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $291K
First Award Date 09/15/03
Most Recent Award Date 04/01/04

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Frangos John A Frangos 1
Bjursten Lars M Bjursten 1

2 Awards Won

Phase 1 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 04/01/04 - 09/30/05

Coronary heart disease accounts for the largest fraction of heart disease (the leading cause of death in the United States, affecting 12 million Americans) and has an annual cost to society that exceeds 110 billion dollars. There is a great clinical need for small diameter vascular artery grafts, as patients requiring multiple or repeat bypass p...

Phase 1 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/15/03 - 08/31/04

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The prolonged inflammatory response to an implant is one of the primary causes for the failure to integrate implanted devices into tissue. The source of inflammation common to almost all implants is the foreign body response. Based on evidence in the literature and from our research team, the inflammatory res...