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Gen-Probe Reports Financial Results for Second Quarter 2009

... associated with the settlement of Gen-Probe's patent infringement litigation against Bayer (now ... associated with the settlement of Gen-Probe's patent infringement litigation against Bayer. This ... or invalidated, and (xiii) our involvement in patent and other intellectual property and commercial ...

Patents Issued Covering Stable Tablet Formulation and Once Daily Dosing Regimen for Kuvan

... BMRN ) announced today that the United States patent Office has issued patents covering stable tablet ... for the treatment of phenylketonuria (PKU). The patent for stable tablet formulation expires in 2025, and the patent for the once daily dosing regimen expires in ....

Cepheid Reports 2009 Second Quarter Results

... announced guidance by $0.01 to reflect the patent license amortization adjustment discussed below. ... related to restructuring expenses. patent License Amortization Adjustment The company capitalizes patent licenses and amortizes them over their estimated ...

Palomar Medical Reports Financial Results for Second Quarter 2009

... won two opposition hearings before the European patent Office which upheld the patents as both novel and inventive and the U.S. patent Office confirmed the validity of 56 claims in the re-examination of U.S. patent No. 5,735,844. Accordingly, we have filed a ...

Canada Grants PLC Systems First Patent for RenalGuard(R)

... today announced it has been issued a patent for the real-time fluid balancing capabilities ... in Quebec, Canada. This is the company's first patent for RenalGuard in Canada. Mark R. ... PLC Systems, said, "We are very pleased that this patent has been issued by Canada. This is the first ...

United States Patent Office Issues Decision in Re-examination Proceedings

... NYSE: SNN ) announced that the United States patent and Trademark Office (Patent Office) has issued ... appeal rights. These actions from the patent Office do not affect Smith & Nephew's ability ... Kingdom, which revoked KCI's European counterpart patent in lawsuits KCI brought against Smith & ...

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Pangu BioPharma, aTyr Pharma's Subsidiary in Hong Kong, Files Three Patent Applications

... Kong, today announced the filing of its third patent application on proprietary, naturally occurring, ... of operations, Pangu BioPharma has built a strong patent portfolio that provides fundamental components of ... has already yielded data to support three new patent applications. These inventions are key ...

Transave Receives $2.2 Million Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Award for Development of ARIKACE(TM)

... Company Also Receives patent Covering ARIKACE for Once-Daily Treatment of ... the company announced that it was granted a patent for ARIKACE by the U.S. patent and Trademark Office. ....

Essentialis Meets Primary Endpoint in Phase 2b Trial of DCCR for Treatment of Hypertriglyceridemia and is Granted Extensive Patent Coverage in the US

... company further announced the allowance of a US patent covering DCCR. The patent entitled "Salts of potassium ATP channel openers ... in the US and globally will further enhance the patent portfolio of Essentialis. Commenting on ...

One Step Closer: Novel Opioid Receptor Compound in Phase I Clinical Trials

... the investment in and securing a number of patent applications in the U.S. and overseas, in January ... granting Alkermes rights to the patented and patent pending technologies. Soon after, the Institute ... through OTC's efforts, licensing revenues and patent reimbursements paid to the Institute are expected ...

Raptor Pharmaceuticals Receives Notices of Allowance for Two NeuroTrans(TM) Patent Applications

... RPTP) today announced that the United States patent and Trademark Office ("USPTO") has issued two Notices of Allowance for U.S. patent Application Nos. 10/812,849 and 11/202,566, ... in 2009, and if they do, will have a preliminary patent term that expires in 2023. NeuroTrans(TM) ...

Optimer Pharmaceuticals Receives Production Patent for Lead Product Candidate Fidaxomicin

... OPTR ) announced today that the United States patent and Trademark Office issued a production patent (U.S. patent No. 7,507,564) covering steps used in the ...

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Patent in Medical Products

PatientSafe® SURGICHIP™

Description:... SURGICHIP™ is a patent pending solution using Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology embedded in a smart label to promote patient safety by helping to prevent ...
Company:AMT Systems

Portex® Laryngectomy Tubes

Description:... that can be connected to a ventilator, with or without the inner cannula in place Portex® laryngectomy tubes are used to maintain a patent airway after a ....
Company:Portex

RUBYstar

Description:... with decay curve monitoring) Simultaneous dual emission measurements at 620 nm and 665 nm Real time quenching correction by ratio calculation (US patent 5,527,684) ...
Company:BMG LABTECH

SADER II

Description:... Ulnar Osteotomy, Heterotropic Ossificans Removal, and Darrach Procedure. SADER II Supination/Pronation now available in custom sizes. SADER II patent ...
Company:Innovative Joint Technologies

SADER I

Description:... a wide variety of diagnoses including fractures, dislocations, instability, elbow replacements, flail elbows and post traumatic stiffness. SADER I patent # US 6,537,237 ...
Company:Innovative Joint Technologies

Bard Kugel® Hernia Patch

Description:... polypropylene. This construction creates a positioning pocket, which is used to guide the patch into proper placement. The patch also contains a patent protected "memory recoil ring". This ring allows the patch to spring open and maintain its shape during placement. In addition to repairing the ...
Company:Davol, Inc.

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NeuroArm

... 2007 Related Patents Canadian patent 2246369 Surgical procedure with magnetic resonance imaging US patent 5,735,278 (at USPTO) Surgical procedure with magnetic resonance imaging US patent 5,735,278 (at Google) Surgical procedure with ...

CankerMelts

... directly on the sore, delivering time-released medication over 2-6 hours. A box of CankerMelts History Invented by patent attorney Jeff Haley, CankerMelts was first sold online at Amazon.com in 2004. In 2006, clinical tests at the University of Washington found that ...

Personalized medicine

... or have already, come to the end of their patent-protected lives. These products can typically lose up to 40% market share in the year following patent expiry as generic alternatives become available. Consumer knowledge is making the market more cost sensitive. Response of ...
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Atrial septal defect

... septal defect , ventricular septal defect, or patent ductus arteriosus. Heart muscle birth defects , including patent foramen ovale , atrial septal defect and ... heart disease ( atrial septal defect , patent ductus arteriosus, and others) Prior rheumatic ...

Patella

... femoral Syndrome ( Chondromalacia Patella e ) patent Ductus Arteriosus patent Ductus Arteriosus Ligation ( Congenital Heart Defect Corrective Surgery ) patent Foramen Ovale ... Chondromalacia patella e ...

Patent foramen ovale

... > Health > Disease s & Conditions > patent Foramen Ovale patent Foramen Ovale - ... What is a patent Foramen Ovale ? Health Highlights An Introduction ...

Pda

... patent ductus arteriosus ( PDA ) ligation Before birth ... arteriosus. Home > Health Encyclopedia > patent ductus arteriosis ( PDA ) - series patent ductus arteriosis ( PDA ) - series PDA is a ...

Acid

... Information ... Acid treatment s, such as those in which salicylic acid is applied directly to the wart on a daily basis, depend on careful patent compliance for effectiveness. Acid reflux disease ( gastroesophageal reflux disease , or GERD) occurs when acidic digestive juices flow ...

Aortic stenosis

... , and subtotal hysterectomy . From the Latin preposition sub meaning under. Ventricular septal defect (VSD) Atrial septal defect (ASD) patent ductus arteriosus ( PDA ) Aortic stenosis Pulmonic stenosis Coarctation of the aorta Atrioventricular canal (endocardial cushion defect) ... ...

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Association for Molecular Pathology joins ACLU to challenge gene patents

... Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and the Public patent Foundation to bring a lawsuit charging that ... for Molecular Pathology, et al. v. U.S. patent and Trademark Office, et al., was filed May 12 in ... Southern District of New York against the U.S. patent and Trademark Office (PTO) and Myriad Genetics ...

Novocell awarded seminal stem cell patent

... today announced that it has received U.S. patent 7,510,876 with claims covering human definitive ... liver, thymus and thyroid. "This composition patent is a milestone achievement for Novocell and is ... islet cells of the pancreas, and this broad patent significantly enhances our proprietary position ...

BIO-key(R) Granted Patent for Trusted Biometric Device Security Solution

... patent to Digitally Secure Private Data in Transit from ... public safety, announced today that the U.S. patent and Trademark Office has approved the issuance of a patent titled "Trusted Biometric Device," which covers a ...

Genomatix gets patent for comparative genomics method

... technologies, announced today that it was issued patent No. EP 1 800 232 B1, "Identification and ... loci in eukaryotic genomes" by the European patent Office. The patent relates to a sophisticated method for ...

New asthma research opposes current drug treatment, says UH prof

... which Bond is scientific founder, has filed U.S. patent applications for using beta blockers to treat ... one of several procedural steps on the path to patent approval from the U.S. patent Office. "The comment in The Lancet on ...

BIO-key(R) Granted Patent to Secure Biometric Enrollments From Unauthorized Use

... public safety, announced today that the U.S. patent and Trademark Office has approved the issuance of a patent for the company's "Match Template Protection ... The benefits of the technology protected by this patent (patent number 7,454,624) provide another layer ...

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Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2009

... or development plans; our failure to obtain patent protection for discoveries; loss of patent protection resulting from third-party challenges ... to technology from licensors; liability for patent claims and other claims asserted against us; our ...

Repligen Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year 2010 Financial Results

... U.S. sales of Orencia(R) prior to the April 2008 patent licensing agreement. Total first quarter fiscal ... U.S. sales of Orencia(R) prior to the April 2008 patent licensing agreement. Cash, cash equivalents and ... exclusively licensed worldwide rights to a patent application from McLean Hospital for the use of ...

Patent Attorney John Rizvi Speaks at FIME International Medical Expo

... over the past ten years and John Rizvi, a patent attorney who specializes in patenting medical ... help eliminate competition by giving patent holders the right to prevent anyone else from ... products in their market. This allows a patent holder to maintain monopoly pricing and avoids ...

SENOMYX ANNOUNCES CORPORATE UPDATE AND SECOND QUARTER 2009 FINANCIAL RESULTS

... licensee of 173 issued patents and 391 pending patent applications in the U.S., Europe, and elsewhere. ... Also contributing to these decreases were lower patent and trademark expenses primarily attributable to decreased patent legal expenses associated with timing ...

Angiotech Pharmaceuticals announces launch of Quill SRS product codes for laparoscopic gynecology procedures

... or development plans; our failure to obtain patent protection for discoveries; loss of patent protection resulting from third party challenges ... to technology from licensors; liability for patent claims and other claims asserted against us; our ...

Palatin Technologies, Inc. Receives U.S. Patent Allowance for Heart Failure Drug Candidate

... has received a Notice of Allowance from the U.S. patent and Trademark Office for its U.S. patent Application Number 11/694,260, titled "Cyclic ... heart failure drug candidate. Palatin expects the patent will issue in the second half of 2009; the ...

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Patent in Biological Products

Prostaglandin E1-d4 from Cayman Chemical

Description:... nM. The vasorelaxant and anti-hypertensive effects of PGE1 are used to treat male erectile dysfunction and to provide emergency vasodilation of the patent ductus arteriosus in infants whose cardiac anomalies require pulmonary shunting for survival. In human males, the intracavernosal effective dose ...
Company:Cayman Chemical

Disposable Tips for OneTouch Plus from The Gel Company

Description:... Disposable tips with floating filter (US patent 6,702,990) for PDM1.5 OneTouch Plus spotpicker, 10 racks of 96, DNAse and RNAse ...
Company:The Gel Company

Molecular Imager VersaDoc MP 4000 Imaging System, PC/Mac from Bio-Rad

Description:... mm and 20-80 mm zoom lens, sample tray, cleaning kit, Quantity One software for PC/Mac, and instructions. Dimensions are 58 x 66 x 99 cm. *US patent 5,951, ...
Company:Bio-Rad

Custom Splice Arrays from ExonHit Therapeutics Inc.

Description:... probes from high quality, spliced cDNAs aligned to the human genome. Each splice event contained in a custom SpliceArray is profiled with a patent protected combination of six exon and junction probes that allows robust, specific detection of the two possible molecular species resulting from ...
Company:ExonHit Therapeutics Inc.

pTriEx™-4 DNA from Novagen

Description:... The pTriEx-4 vector is also available as an Ek/LIC Cloning Kit . 1 patent pending 2 The CMV promoter is covered by U.S. patent nos. 5,168,062 and 5,385,839 issued to the University of Iowa Research ...
Company:Novagen
Patent in Biological Definition

Magnetic resonance imaging

... , who demonstrated in 1971 that MRI can detect cancer, and filed a patent for the first whole-body scanner. He successfully defended his patent against infringement by General Electric with an award of $129 million ...

Polymerase chain reaction

... . Contents showTocToggle("show","hide") 1 History 2 patent wars 3 PCR in practice 3.1 Primers 3.2 Procedure 3.3 ... that provide both high fidelity and accurate amplification of DNA. patent wars The PCR technique was patented by Cetus Corporation , where Mullis ...

Diabetes mellitus

... patient was treated in 1922 . For this, Banting et al received the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1923 . The two researchers did not patent their discovery and insulin therapy rapidly spread around the world. The distinction between what is now known as type 1 and type 2 diabetes was ...

Drug

... relatively high-cost for patients to purchase directly when first distributed, although health insurance may mitigate some of the cost. When the patent for a drug runs out, a generic drug (some known as simply a "generic") is usually synthesized and released by competing companies, causing the ...

Human Genome Project

... project (approximately $3 billion of taxpayer dollars versus about $300 million of private research funding ). Celera initially planned to patent all genes found, unlike the gene sequences found by the original publicly-funded HGP, which are in line with the so called Bermuda Statement (Feb ...

Replication

... or hardware components) to improve reliability and fault-tolerance . Dynamic replication of data can also be used to improve performance. (See US patent # 4432057). This is especially true in a multiplicity of computer systems (multiprocessors). Storage or backup of the same data on multiple file ...
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Lumen

... tubular structure Thylakoid lumen , Lumen patent Firm provides patent prosecution services including prior art searches, patentability opinions and reviews, domestic patent prosecution, ...

Sutures

... must ... After the sutures are in place, antibiotic cream and a bandage ... Facelift - Silhouette Sutures are the newest, most innovative, patent pending, ... The barbed sutures that are used are usually made out of a 2-0 polypropylene ... To understand sutures definition, symptoms, ...

RNAi

...... History of RNAi ... August 06, 2009 / RNAi News ... Tekmira will have the right to use new inventions with its own RNAi therapeutics. ... patent Applications Related to RNAi ... Decode RNAi viral screening pools. miR-express lentiviral ... pLKO.1 Lentiviral shRNA Libraries from the ...

Plant

... liverworts, ferns, herbaceous and woody plants , bushes, Present the formal requirements of an application for plant patents. ... A plant patent is granted by the Government to an inventor (or the inventor's ... ...

Flexor

... flexible, thick strings which bend your fingers ... FREE Shipping BOTH Ways - Franco Sarto Flexor : Retro-inspired pump with modern details. ; patent leather upper. ; Hardware vamp embellishment. ; Lightly padded footbed. Pennsylvania Steel has been proud to be a specialty steel supplier to the ...

Endosymbiont

... to an endosymbiotic bacteria associated with <i>Ecteinascidia ... Sequences from an endosymbiont and their uses. United States patent ... ... the primary bacterial endosymbiont of the ant ... Endosymbiont preparation. ... The endosymbiont preparation was performed in ...
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(Date:4/14/2014)... treat children with uncomplicated acute appendicitis is a reasonable ... fewer missed school days, according to a pilot study. ... Hospital and published online April 12 in the ... the first prospective study on nonoperative management of acute ... , Researchers enrolled 77 patients age 7 to 17 ...
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