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Company Information:

Company Name: MINITUBE OF AMERICA
City: VERONA
State: WI
Zip+4: -
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (608) 845-1502

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $118,125.00 1
STTR Phase I $592,083.00 1

Award List:

GENE-TARGETED MINIATURE SWINE MODELS OF ATHEROSCLEROSIS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: John R. Dobrinsky
Award Amount: $118,125.00
Abstract:
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… More

GalT-KO Pigs Expressing Primate CD47 to Facilitate Organ Xenografts

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: Massachusetts General Hospital
Principal Investigator: John R. Dobrinsky – 608-437-1902
Award Amount: $592,083.00
RI Contact:
Abstract:
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 overcomeby the production of… More