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THIS STUDY IS DESIGNED TO DEVELOP AND EVALUATE A METHOD OF REPLACING A HOLLOW…

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
4876
Program Year/Program:
1986 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
4876
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Deseret Research Company Inc
520wakara Way Salt Lake City, UT 84108
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1986
Title: THIS STUDY IS DESIGNED TO DEVELOP AND EVALUATE A METHOD OF REPLACING A HOLLOW VISCUS WITH A PROSTHESIS THAT ALLOWS PRIMARY MUCOSAL HEALING AND INCORPORATION OF THE PROSTHETIC INTO THE HEALING PROCESS.
Agency: HHS
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $47,000.00
 

Abstract:

THIS STUDY IS DESIGNED TO DEVELOP AND EVALUATE A METHOD OF REPLACING A HOLLOW VISCUS WITH A PROSTHESIS THAT ALLOWS PRIMARY MUCOSAL HEALING AND INCORPORATION OF THE PROSTHETIC INTO THE HEALING PROCESS. HEALING OF A FULL THICKNESS ISOLATED BOWEL SEGMENT TO 2 TYPES OF A HOLLOW VISCUS PROSTHESIS WILL BE EVALUATED IN DOGS. BOTH TYPES OF PROSTHESIS WILL CONSIST OF AN OUTER RIGID MESH AND A BIO- DEGRADABLE MIDDLE LAYER. THE TYPE A PROSTHESIS WILL HAVE ANINNER IMPERVIOUS LAYER, THE TYPE B PROSTHESIS WILL NOT. THEPROSTHESES WILL BE EVALUATED AT VARIOUS POSTIMPLANTATION TIMES OF UP TO AND INCLUDING 60 DAYS. EVALUATION OF HEALINGPATTERNS OF THE PROSTHESES AND MUCOSAL REGENERATION, INFECTION, CONNECTIVE TISSUE INGROWTH, REJECTION, AND STRICTURE WILL BE PERFORMED BY GROSS EXAM AND LIGHT MICROSCOPY.

Principal Investigator:

Richard e hoffer
PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR
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Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Deseret Research Company Inc
520wakara Way Salt Lake City, UT 84108

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees: N/A
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No