Irving K Arenberg, Michael H Arenberg, Christine Lemke, John A Berglund: Controlled release system for delivering therapeutic agents into the inner ear. Durect Corporation, Adam Bell, February 3, 2004: US06685697 (42 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides methods and devices for controlled delivery of a therapeutic agent to an internal cavity of the ear, particularly to the inner ear. In general, the invention uses a drug delivery unit for inner ear treatment which employs a portion of carrier media material containing ...

Felix Theeuwes, James E Brown: Regulation of drug delivery through flow diversion. Durect Corporation, Carol L Francis, Adam Bell, Bozicevic Field & Francis, October 28, 2003: US06638263 (26 worldwide citation)

The present invention features methods and devices for modulating the rate of delivery of a drug formulation from a drug delivery device by diverting drug away from a drug delivery pathway. In one embodiment, a flow regulator is positioned relative to a drug delivery pathway of a drug delivery syste ...

John Faul, Toshihiko Nishimura, Peter Kao, Ronald Pearl: Implantable arterio-venous shunt devices and methods for their use. Rox Medical, Adam Bell, James Heslin, Matthew Kaser, June 28, 2011: US07967769 (20 worldwide citation)

A long-term implantable arterio-venous shunt device or creation of a fistula is provided that can be used as a therapeutic method for treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The shunt device is implanted between an artery and a vein, preferably between a peripheral artery and the infe ...

John L Faul, Toshihiko Nishimura, Peter N Kao, Ronald G Pearl: Arterio-venous shunt devices. The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University, Adam Bell, James Heslin, Matthew Kaser, November 1, 2011: US08048016 (10 worldwide citation)

A long-term implantable arterio-venous shunt device is provided that can be used as a therapeutic method. The shunt device is implanted between an artery and a vein, preferably between the aorta and the inferior vena cava. The shunt device decreases the systemic vascular resistance and allows a bloo ...

Neema Hekmat, Lipkong Yap: Open lumen air filtration for liquid lines. Adam Bell, Matthew Kaser, June 5, 2012: US08192534 (2 worldwide citation)

Devices and systems for capturing and removing accumulated gas bubbles in a liquid-carrying line wherein the device is an expanded double-layered chamber designed and adapted to be integrally placed within the flow pathway of a liquid-carrying line. The device allows insertion of tubes and wires thr ...


Manuchehr Shirmohamadi: Sag compensating device for suspended lines. Power Transmission Solutions, Adam Bell, March 8, 2005: US06864421 (1 worldwide citation)

A device that automatically compensates for heat-induced sag in a suspended line by using a shape memory alloy actuator. As the actuator it is heated, it contracts, producing a pulling force in the line, and thereby reducing sag.

Charles E Claycomb: Multi-layer surfboard wax system. Adam Bell, July 20, 2004: US06764750 (1 worldwide citation)

A multi-layer wax bar for waxing a surf board, that includes both a higher melting point base coat wax and a second topcoat wax in the same bar. The two waxes are bonded together so that the surfer can carry a single bar of wax into the water and use it to apply both the base coat and the topcoat of ...

Massoud Hosseini Ardehali: Injection apparatus with needle housing for desensitising skin. Adam Bell, Matthew Kaser, July 31, 2018: US10034985

A needle housing having a distal end which is removably connectable to a source of injectable fluid and a proximal end for contacting a patient, as well as to an injection apparatus comprising the needle housing. The needle housing comprises (a) a hollow needle through which the injectable fluid is ...