Minitube of America

Verona, WI 53593

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 5
Total Value of Awards $2.71MM
First Award Date 09/30/06
Most Recent Award Date 05/01/13

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Dobrinsky John Reid Dobrinsky 2
Sachs David H Sachs 4
Mtango Namdori Rachel Mtango 3

5 Awards Won

Phase 2 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-10-124
Budget: 05/01/13 - 04/30/14

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Xenotransplantation with pig organs offers the best near term hope for satisfying the limitation imposed by shortage of human organs. This research project is directed toward producing as a product a genetically modified pig that will be the best potential donor for xenotransplants to humans. Although hyper...

Phase 2 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-10-124
Budget: 05/25/12 - 04/30/13

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Xenotransplantation with pig organs offers the best near term hope for satisfying the limitation imposed by shortage of human organs. This research project is directed toward producing as a product a genetically modified pig that will be the best potential donor for xenotransplants to humans. Although hyper...

Phase 1 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-06-135
Budget: 02/01/11 - 05/14/12

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Xenotransplantation with pig organs offers the best near term hope for satisfying the limitation imposed by shortage of human organs. Although hyperacute rejection of pig organs in primate recipients has been overcome by the production of (-1,3-galactosyltransferase knockout (GalT-KO) pigs, experiments to da...

Phase 1 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-06-135
Budget: 02/15/10 - 01/31/11

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Xenotransplantation with pig organs offers the best near term hope for satisfying the limitation imposed by shortage of human organs. Although hyperacute rejection of pig organs in primate recipients has been overcome by the production of (-1,3-galactosyltransferase knockout (GalT-KO) pigs, experiments to da...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/30/06 - 12/31/08

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Minitube of America will use SBIR funds to develop porcine models of atherosclerosis. Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in the United States and coronary artery disease accounts for a majority of the deaths. Research to uncover the etiology of atherosclerosis and to develo...