Every moment counts in trauma care. With on-demand skin, blood vessels, bone marrow, fascia available a whole new host of better treatment options exist for the countless people affected by acute traumas every year.

Preservation would also offer far better outcomes for the 185,000 new amputees each year, about half of whom could undergo limb reattachment had there been better limb preservation.

The ability to preserve tissue and organs also offers the opportunity to drastically reduce loss of life from terrorist attacks and major public health emergencies, with stockpiles of  on-demand donor and bioengineered skin, blood vessels, and bone marrow at the ready