Organovo (NYSE: ONVO) designs and creates functional human tissues using a proprietary three-dimensional bioprinting technology. The Company focuses on developing a range of human tissues and disease models for medical research and therapeutic applications. The Company's NovoGen™ three-dimensional bioprinting technology employs a specialized automated platform that works across all tissue and cell types. Organovo's bioprinter was named one of the "Best Inventions of 2010" by TIME Magazine and Organovo has been recognized as one of the most innovative companies of 2012 by MIT's Technology Review. Organovo is helping pharmaceutical partners develop never before available human biological disease models in three dimensions that hold the potential to transform the business of therapeutic drug discovery and development. Organovo is also developing direct tissue therapies where precise structure and architecture may deliver the best clinical outcomes. Organovo leads the way in solving complex medical research problems and building the future of medicine.
Bone Biologics was founded by University of California professors in collaboration with an Osaka University professor and a USC Surgeon in 2004. Bone Biologics is a privately-held company with proprietary, patented technology that has been clinically proven in non-human primate models to facilitate bone growth. The company is currently focused on bone regeneration in spinal fusion using its recombinant human protein, known as UCB-1 (or Nell-1). UCB-1 is an osteoinductive orthobiologic: a recombinant protein that provides control over bone regeneration. This patent protected technol
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