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Elastin Targeted Drug Delivery for Treating Elastin Degenerative Diseases (2012-048)
This targeted drug delivery approach uses micro-sized drug carriers with elastin antibodies that recognize, attach, and deliver compounds to prevent enzymatic degradation of elastin in diseased tissue. Enzymatic degradation of elastin tissue is the primary cause of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA). CO...
Published: 9/13/2016   |   Inventor(s): Narendra Vyavahare, Aditi Sinha
Keywords(s): Biomaterials - Cardiovascular, Cardiovascular, Drugs/Pharma - Drug Delivery, Medical Device, Molecular Therapies, Regenerative Medicine
Category(s): Biomedical Sciences
Topical Application of Hydrogel for the Treatment of Acute Spinal Cord Injury (2011-072)
This hydrogel can be used for the non-invasive treatment of acute spinal cord injuries by applying topically to the injury site. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 450,000 people in the United States are currently living with a spinal cord injury and 12,000 new cases develop each year. The cost of rehabilitation and ...
Published: 7/12/2016   |   Inventor(s): Xing Jin, Vibhor Krishna, Xuejun Wen, Ning Zhang
Keywords(s): Biomaterials - Neurology, Drugs/Pharma - Drug Delivery, Molecular Therapies, Regenerative Medicine, Tissue Engineering
Category(s): Biomedical Sciences
Deposition of Nanocrystalline Calcite on Metal Alloys by a Cellular Biomineralization Means and process for Preparing Same
These technologies feature a method for deposition of nano-crystalline calcite plates by specialized epithelial tissue or cells onto metallic surfaces, such as stainless steel or other alloys. This is the first demonstration of a novel crystalline material that is produced by animal tissues which can be produced in a highly controlled process. This...
Published: 12/15/2009   |   Inventor(s): Andrew Mount, Neeraj Gohad, Douglas Hansen, Karolyn Hansen, Marybeth Johnstone
Keywords(s): Molecular Therapies, Nanotechnology, Tissue Engineering
Category(s): Biomedical Sciences
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