July 2015: CryoCrate Received its First NIH SBIR Phase I Award for Developing Ultra-fast Cooling Technology for Tissue Cryopreservation.

CryoCrate collaborating with the UMKC Vision Research Center won its first NIH SBIR phase I award. The project initiated the R&D activities that resulted in the invention of the INSTAvitria (see Technology for details) for tissue cryopreservation.