Immunoisolation bags-prototype biohybrid pancreas
By Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology(SCTIMST)
Technology for selective permeability of secretory lower molecular weight ( less than 20Da substances) The technology can be fashioned as a biohybrid pancreas or a depot for the controlled release of dopamine or chromaffin etc
Product Design and Silent Features
An implantable device that is non toxic and non degradable, which is semipermeable to low molecular weight drugs, proteins and enzymes and is also impermeable to higher molecular weight immunoglobulins. The device is in the form of a bag and can also be fabricated in different other shapes. International/Indian Patent filed.
Development Stage
The product is in the development stage.
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