06436427 is referenced by 51 patents and cites 10 patents.

The invention provides a method for delivering biologically active molecules to the eye by implanting biocompatible capsules containing a cellular source of the biologically active molecule. Also provided is a method of treating ophthalmic diseases using biocompatible capsules.

Title
Device and method for treating ophthalmic diseases
Application Number
9/973325
Publication Number
6436427 (B1)
Application Date
October 9, 2001
Publication Date
August 20, 2002
Inventor
Peter D Spear
Boulder
CO, US
William G Tsiarias
Barrington
RI, US
E Edward Baetge
St. Sulpice
US
Joseph P Hammang
Barrington
RI, US
Agent
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo P C
US
Agent
Christina V Karnakis Esq
US
Ivor R Elrifi Esq
US
Assignee
Neurotech
US
IPC
A67F 2/00
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