CartilaGen provides a solution for rapid knee repair with a minimally invasive, practical, and inexpensive approach without the need for total knee replacement in patients. The company provides new standards of treating any cartilage-related injury using a hydrogel containing bioactive material packaged in nanoparticles that initiates the healing of the cartilage damage and the regeneration of cartilage. The treatment repairs cartilage and prevents osteoarthritis by reducing inflammation, helping regeneration of cartilage and restoring joint function therefore improving patient quality of life.

Venture Information
Stage: 
In formation
Industry: 
Therapeutics & Drugs
Technology or Science Area: 
Hydrogel treatment for cartilage repair
Type of Product: 
Medical Therapy
Market: 
Knee rehabilitation and sports medicine market
Funding Round: 
Angel
Company Information
Founders: 
Jaison Marks
Yin (Frank) Yu