Patents by Inventor Andrea Kwaczala

Andrea Kwaczala has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 11407969
    Abstract: The present invention relates in part to devices, systems, and methods for the production and characterization of engineered tissue constructs. The devices and methods generate decellularized tissue constructs that can be recellularized using donor cells for high-throughput studies of organ physiology, and/or organ pathology. The devices and methods can be used with the systems to mechanically and electrically stimulate the engineered tissue constructs under culture or physiological conditions to detect and assess the presence and degree of any organ pathologies.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 30, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 9, 2022
    Assignee: Yale University
    Inventors: Stuart Campbell, Jonas Schwan, Andrea Kwaczala, Thomas Ryan, Daniel Jacoby, Yibing Qyang, Lorenzo Sewanan, Ronald Ng, Jeffery Alexander Clark
  • Publication number: 20180360361
    Abstract: A cord blood collection system is provided. The system includes a housing having an upper portion and a lower portion, the upper portion and lower portion defining a hollow interior. A peristaltic pump is disposed within the lower portion, the peristaltic pump having an input portion and an output portion. A reel member is disposed in the upper portion. A tubing member is movably coupled to the reel member, the tubing member being operably coupled to the peristaltic pump, the first end being configured to couple with a container, the second end being configured to couple with a needle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 14, 2018
    Publication date: December 20, 2018
    Inventors: Andrea Kwaczala, Zack Cleary, Luis Montes, Saleh Alamri
  • Publication number: 20180216057
    Abstract: The present invention relates in part to devices, systems, and methods for the production and characterization of engineered tissue constructs. The devices and methods generate decellularized tissue constructs that can be recellularized using donor cells for high-throughput studies of organ physiology, and/or organ pathology. The devices and methods can be used with the systems to mechanically and electrically stimulate the engineered tissue constructs under culture or physiological conditions to detect and assess the presence and degree of any organ pathologies.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 30, 2018
    Publication date: August 2, 2018
    Inventors: Stuart Campbell, Jonas Schwan, Andrea Kwaczala, Thomas Ryan, Daniel Jacoby, Yibing Qyang, Lorenzo Sewanan, Ronald Ng, Jeffery Alexander Clark