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Company Information:

Name: CELL PRESERVATION SERVICES, INC.
Address: 2 COURT ST
OWEGO, NY 13827-
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $4,173,350.00 16
SBIR Phase II $1,089,601.00 1

Award List:

Hypothermic Storage and Cryopreservation of Corneas

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: R. G. Vanbuskirk
Award Amount: $128,467.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant) BioLife Solutions Inc is a company specializing in Biological Packaging and dedicated to developing new technologies for hypothermic storage (4 to 8C) and cryopreservation (-196C) of human cells and tissues. The HypoThermosol (HTS) platform consists of HTS-PURGE,… More

HTS/CryoStor-Liver- Is Viability Linked to Function?

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: R. G. Vanbuskirk
Award Amount: $139,294.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): BioLife Solutions Inc is a Biological Packaging company dedicated to developing improved solutions for hypothermic storage (4 to 8C) and cryopreservation (-196C) of human cells and tissues. The HTS platform consists of HTS-BASE, HTS-DCC, HTS-FRS and custom… More

HTS-TEETH-A new preservation solution for avulsed teeth

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Robert G. Vanbuskirk
Award Amount: $152,963.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Cell Preservation Services Inc (CPSI) develops new technologies in Biological Packaging for hypothermic storage (40 to 80 C) and cryopreservation (-196C) of human cells and tissues. The HypoThermosol (HTS) platform consists of HTS-PURGE, HTS-BASE, HTS-DCC,… More

Cultured Human Cell Monolayers Cryopreserved In Situ

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: J. M. Baust
Award Amount: $139,502.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): BioLife Solutions Inc is dedicated to developing new technologies in Biological Packaging for hypothermic storage (4 to 8C) and cryopreservation (-196C) of human cells and tissues. The HypoThermosol (HTS) platform consists of HTS-PURGE, HTS-BASE, HTS-DCC, HTS-FRS… More

Improving Pancreas/Islets Preservation HTS/CryoStor

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Robert G. Vanbuskirk
Award Amount: $552,665.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant):Cell Preservation Services Inc. (CPSI) plans to develop several new products for the improved hypothermic storage and cryopreservation of isolated human pancreatic islets to be used for treating Type 1 diabetes. CPSI and its manufacturing partner, BioLife… More

Improving cancer sample preservation through analyzing cell stress pathways

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: J. M. Baust
Award Amount: $344,400.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The intent of this project is to develop improved methods for the cryopreservation of human cancer cell lines and tumor biopsies. While there has been a current emphasis on the importance of improving biobanking of tissues (GEN, 2/1/05), there has been little… More

LUNGASOL/LUNGRECOV ? A Novel Lung Preservation Solution Platform

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Robert G. Vanbuskirk
Award Amount: $206,375.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Cell Preservation Services, Inc. (CPSI) is dedicated to the development of novel processes and devices in the area of biotechnology and medicine. CPSI research strategy focuses on understanding and manipulating the cel l survival and cell death pathways… More

A Resorbable Cryoprobe Provides a Salvage Therapeutic Option

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Kristi K. Snyder
Award Amount: $168,585.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Cell Preservation Services Inc. (CPSI) is a biotechnology corporation focused on developing new and innovative approaches to the use of chilling and freezing temperatures in support of the cell therapy and cancer arenas . In the former, CPSI studies stress… More

A Novel Approach to Nerve-Sparing Prostate Cryosurgery

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Kristi K. Snyder
Award Amount: $193,904.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Cell Preservation Services Inc. (CPSI) is a biotechnology corporation focused on developing new and innovative approaches to the use of chilling and freezing temperatures in support of the cell therapy and cancer arenas . In the former, CPSI studies stress… More

Hypothermic Storage and Cryopreservation of Corneas

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $1,089,601.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Cell Preservation Services, Inc. (CPSI) is a biotechnology company dedicated to the development of novel technologies in the area of low temperature biology and medicine. CPSI's core molecular strategy is focused on und erstanding and manipulating the cell… More

Development of an In Situ Anhydrobiotic Tissue Culture Process

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $252,950.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Cell Preservation Services, Inc. (CPSI) is an early stage biotechnology company that intends to develop a unique technology that will facilitate both the time- management and worldwide distribution of human cell culture s in a manner that currently does not… More

CellGuard - A Novel Approach for Protecting Cells During Bioprocessing

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: J. M. Baust
Award Amount: $600,560.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): CPSI (Cell Preservation Services, Inc) is a biotechnology company dedicated to developing novel technologies in the area of cell-molecular biology and medicine. CPSI's core molecular strategy is focused on understanding and manipulating the cell survival and… More

CellGuard-TD improves human tissue digestion and cell subculturing

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Robert G. Van buskirk – 607-687-0166
Award Amount: $184,000.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Tissue digestion and cell extraction is a core element of a variety of bioprocessing methods ranging from isolation of the rare cancer stem cell for basic research to the purification of human islets or adipose-derivedmesenchymal stem cells for transplant. While… More

Automated Device for High Throughput Cell Cryopreservation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: J. M. Baust – 607-687-8701
Award Amount: $350,372.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The cultured cell has emerged as a critical link in the translation of research in the various fields of biotechnology and biomedicine. An unprecedented increase in the demand for cultured cell products is now drivenby the growth in biopharmaceuticals, cancer… More

Enhanced Bioprocessing Strategies for Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: J. M. Baust – 607-687-8701
Award Amount: $369,311.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The results of early clinical trials using stem cells clearly offer the promise of a new path to addressing a variety of medical problems that range from creating engineered tissues for autologous grafts to repairing a variety of organs. Mesenchymal stem… More

A New Normothermic Solution for Protecting Avulsed Teeth Prior to Re-implantation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Robert G. Van buskirk – 607-687-0166
Award Amount: $220,002.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The science of protecting avulsed teeth has progressed little in the past 10 years. While commercial solutions are available, most simply consist of a pH balanced salt solution. Several peer-reviewed citations in the last two years have compared the efficacy of… More

FACSGuard - An additive for improving flow cytometry cell yield

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Robert G. Van buskirk – 607-687-0166
Award Amount: $170,000.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): There is increasing utilization of flow cytometry in both basic and applied research to accomplish diagnostic assays. One such area of research is the investigation of circulating cells that have detached from tumors. Another very active and contemporary area is… More