Biobusiness Development Grants Awarded

Biobusiness grants help develop Minnesota businesses and infrastructure to deliver regenerative medicine products and services. Learn more about how to apply for a biobusiness grant by reading our frequently asked questions

 

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Dan Dragomir-Daescu, PhD
The goal of this project is to implement non-expendable research laboratory equipment in the Mayo Clinic Center for Regenerative Medicine, which…
2017-2018
Daniel Carlson, PhD
Immunodeficient swine have tremendous potential in basic and pre-clinical research; however, difficulties in propagation have impeded commercial…
2017-2018
Dennis Wigle, MD, PhD
Using the extensive biobank of human induced pluripotent stem cells (n > 250) housed within the Mayo Clinic Center for Regenerative Medicine…
2016-2017
Henry Walker, MA
Lyophilization is a frequently employed technique that is highly aligned with the goals of the Advanced Product Incubator (API), a non-cell based,…
2016-2017
Kent Vilendrer, MS, MBA
This grant will fund the development of a fully-automated, computer-controlled drive system that will provide pulsatile flow to a large number of…
2016-2017
Zeeshan H. Syedain, PhD
The project aims at developing a bioreactor system for tissue engineered vascular grafts for pediatric regenerative applications. The specialized…
2016-2017
Amir A. Naqwi, PhD
The purpose of this project is to develop means for delivering cells and nutrients to the airways of regenerative lung tissue. A novel aerosolizing…
2016-2017
Dr. Atta Behfar, MD, PhD
Regenerative medicine is a branch of medicine that focuses on the rejuvenation, replacement, and regeneration of human cells, tissues, and organs…
2015-2016
Lukkana Suksanpaisan, PhD
As the regenerative medicine field continues to grow, more researchers and scientists are depending upon contracted services to provide vital…
2015-2016
Allan B. Dietz, PhD
Mill Creek Life Sciences produces materials that provide the nutrients and growth factors needed to develop cells used in regenerative medicine.…
2015-2016
John Brekke, DDS
Laboratories have traditionally used petri dishes to grow flat, 2-dimensional cells. Substances in the petri dishes, such as agar, provide the…
2015-2016
Dr. Brenda Ogle, PhD
About six million people in the United States have an unruptured brain aneurysm, according to the Brain Aneurysm Foundation, which means that one…
2015-2016