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Mark G Allen, Mark R Prausnitz, Devin V McAllister, Florent Paul Marcel Cros: Microneedle devices and methods of manufacture and use thereof. Georgia Tech Research Corporation, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan, January 1, 2002: US06334856 (564 worldwide citation)

Microneedle devices are provided for transport of therapeutic and biological molecules across tissue barriers and for use as microflameholders. In a preferred embodiment for transport across tissue, the microneedles are formed of a biodegradable polymer. Methods of making these devices, which can in ...


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Mark R Prausnitz, Mark G Allen, Sebastien Henry, Devin V McAllister, Donald E Ackley, Thomas Jackson: Devices and methods for enhanced microneedle penetration of biological barriers. Georgia Tech Research Corporation, Ropes & Gray, June 1, 2004: US06743211 (528 worldwide citation)

Microneedle devices and methods of use thereof are provided for the enhanced transport of molecules, including drugs and biological molecules, across tissue by improving the interaction of microneedles and a deformable, elastic biological barrier, such as human skin. The devices and methods act to ( ...


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Mark R Prausnitz, Mark G Allen, Devin V McAllister, Sebastien Henry: Microneedle device for transport of molecules across tissue. Georgia Tech Research Corporation, Ropes & Gray, January 7, 2003: US06503231 (338 worldwide citation)

Microneedle devices for transport of therapeutic and diagnostic materials and/or energy across tissue barriers, and methods for manufacturing the devices, are provided. The microneedles are hollow and/or porous and have diameters between about 10 nm and 1 mm. The microneedle devices permit drug deli ...


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Randall V Tarr, Paul G Steffes: Non-invasive blood glucose measurement system and method using stimulated Raman spectroscopy. Georgia Tech Research Corporation, Deveau Colton & Marquis, September 14, 1993: US05243983 (286 worldwide citation)

Stimulated Raman spectroscopy is used to non-invasively measure the concentration of an Raman active molecule, preferably D-glucose in the ocular aqueous humor of living being. The apparatus and method make use of two monochromatic laser beams, a pump laser beam and a probe laser beam. The output po ...


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Mark R Prausnitz, Mark G Allen, Inder Jeet Gujral: Microneedle device for extraction and sensing of bodily fluids. Georgia Tech Research Corporation, Ropes and Gray, March 18, 2008: US07344499 (285 worldwide citation)

Microneedle devices are provided for controlled sampling of biological fluids in a minimally-invasive, painless, and convenient manner. The microneedle devices permit in vivo sensing or withdrawal of biological fluids from the body, particularly from or through the skin or other tissue barriers, wit ...


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Michael J Sinclair, John W Peifer: Surgical simulator and method for simulating surgical procedure. Georgia Tech Research Corporation, Thomas Kayden Horstemeyer & Risley L, June 16, 1998: US05766016 (281 worldwide citation)

A surgical simulator provides both visual and tactile feedback in order to realistically portray an actual surgical procedure. The visual feedback is provided through an SGI graphics computer which drives a monitor to display two images of an eye at slightly different perspectives. A set of optics, ...


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John W Peifer, Andrew Hopper, Michael Burrow, Barry Sudduth, Samir Panchal, Andy Quay, W Edward Price, John R Searle: Telemedicine system using voice video and data encapsulation and de-encapsulation for communicating medical information between central monitoring stations and remote patient monitoring stations. Georgia Tech Research Corporation, Thomas Kayden Horstemeyer & Risley L, November 16, 1999: US05987519 (267 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a packet-based telemedicine system for communicating video, voice and medical data between a central monitoring station and a patient monitoring station which is remotely-located with respect to the central monitoring station. The patient monitoring station obtains dig ...


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Randall Y Grimes: Devices and methods for percutaneous mitral valve repair. The General Hospital Corporation, The Georgia Tech Research Corporation, Nutter McClennen & Fish, November 6, 2001: US06312447 (261 worldwide citation)

Devices and methods are provided for diagnosing and repairing mitral valve defects such as mitral valve regurgitation. According to an exemplary method, mitral valve function is visualized by transesophageal echocardiography. A catheter (


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Neil William Lareau, Ronald Earl Wagner, Robert W Baggerman, Gisele Welch: Monitoring and tracking of assets by utilizing wireless communications. Georgia Tech Research Corporation, Thomas Kayden Horstemeyer & Risley L, December 6, 2005: US06972682 (236 worldwide citation)

Systems, devices, methods, and programs disclosed herein provide a solution for monitoring and tracking assets by utilizing wireless communications. A representative system for monitoring assets includes a remote monitoring station (RMS) and a network of identification (ID) tags. Each ID tag is coup ...



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