Federal Register: November 8, 2000 (Volume 65, Number 217)
DOCID: FR Doc 00-28583
NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
ACTION: Patent licenses; non-exclusive, exclusive, or partially exclusive:
DOCUMENT ACTION: Notice of Prospective Patent License.
Notice of Prospective Patent License
DATES: Responses to this notice must be on or before January 8, 2001.
NASA hereby gives notice that Synthecon, Inc., of Houston, TX, has applied for a partially exclusive license to practice the inventions described and claimed in U.S. Patent No. 5,153,132, entitled ``ThreeDimensional CoCulture Process''; U.S. Patent No. 5,153,133, entitled ``Method for Culturing Mammalian Cells in a Horizontally Rotated Bioreactor''; U.S. Patent No. 5,155,034, entitled ``Three Dimensional Cell to Tissue Assembly Process''; U.S. Patent No. 5,155,035, entitled ``Method for Culturing Mammalian Cells in a Perfused Bioreactor''; U.S. Patent No. 5,308,764, entitled ``Multi Cellular ThreeDimensional Living Mammalian Tissue''; U.S. Patent No. 5,496,722, entitled ``Cultured Normal Mammalian Tissue and Process''; U.S. Patent No. 5,627,021, entitled ``MultiCellular, ThreeDimensional Living Mammalian Tissue''; U.S. Patent No. 5,846,807, entitled ``Media Compositions for ThreeDimensional Mammalian Tissue Growth Under Microgravity Culture Conditions''; U.S. Patent No. 5,858,783, entitled ``Production of Normal Mammalian Organ Culture Using a Medium Containing MemAlpha, Leibovitz L15, Glucose Galactose Fructose''; U.S. Patent No. 5,851,816, entitled ``Cultured HighFidelity Three Dimensional Human Urogenital Tract Carcinomas and Process''; and U.S. Patent No. 6,117,674, entitled ``Horizontal RotatingWall Vessel Propagation in Vitro Human Tissue Models.'' Each of the above U.S. Patents is assigned to the United States of America as represented by the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Partially exclusive license rights were also applied for in NASA's undivided interest in the U.S. Patent Application identified as NASA Case No. MSC22859, entitled ``Production of Functional Proteins: Balance of Shear Stress and Gravity,'' and in pending PCT application, NASA Case No. MSC22859 (PCT), entitled ``Production of Functional Proteins: Balance of Shear Stress and Gravity,'' and in foreign patents which may issue therefrom. Written objections to the prospective grant of a license should be sent to the Johnson Space Center.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT
James Cate, Patent Attorney, NASA
Johnson Space Center, Mail Stop HA, Houston, TX 770588452; telephone (281) 4831001.
Dated: November 1, 2000.
Robert M. Stephens,
Deputy General Counsel.
[FR Doc. 0028583 Filed 11700; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 751001U