Patents Assigned to NOVAHEP AB
  • Patent number: 9090879
    Abstract: The present invention relates to methods for recellularization of blood vessels. This method is particularly useful for producing an allogeneic vein, wherein a donor vein is decellularized and then recellularized using whole blood or bone marrow stem cells. The allogeneic veins produced by the methods disclosed herein are particularly advantageous for implantation or transplantation into patients with vascular diseases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2013
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2015
    Assignee: NOVAHEP AB
    Inventors: Suchitra Sumitran-Holgersson, Michael Olausson