Tissue engineered devices and methods for making same

Tissue engineered devices and methods for making same
Inventors: Thomas Boland, Scott Collins, Maria Yanez
Patent No. 10,159,765

This patent application relates to tissue engineering. Certain embodiments also relate to cell printing technology or bioprinting. The disclosed embodiments further relate to a tissue engineered construct suitable for implantation and providing volume in the implantation area.

Tissue engineered constructs and methods for fabricating the disclosed constructs are provided. Some of the disclosed tissue engineered constructs are designed to fill a void in the body due to surgical resection, for example from mastectomy or lumpectomy, wounds and the like. Some disclosed constructs comprise one or more projections designed to mimic the appearance of a structural feature when implanted into a host.

Issue Date: 12/25/2018
Application Date: 04/25/2016
Post Date: 05/07/2018

UTEP Docket No: 2014-019