Marchitto Kevin, Flock Stephen: Electromagnetic treatment of tissues and cells. Marchitto Kevin, Flock Stephen, ADLER Benjamin A, October 20, 2005: WO/2005/096954 (435 worldwide citation)

Provided herein are methods, devices and compositions to conductively or to inductively fix substrates, including tissues, using electromagnetic energy. Also provided is a method of controlling the fixing process via feedback monitoring of a property of the composition and/or of the electromagnetic ...

Flock Stephen T: Activated surgical fasteners, devices therefor and uses thereof. Marchitto Kevin, Flock Stephen T, ADLER Benjamin A, February 19, 2004: WO/2004/014217 (32 worldwide citation)

Provided herein is an activated surgical fastener (60) to effect a weld between the substrates (69a, 69b) in an individual. The surgical fastener (60) comprises a means for attaching the substrates and a fusion composition which welds the substrates upon the application of energy thereto. Also provi ...

Prokop Ales, Davidson Jeffrey M, Carlesso Gianluca, Roberts David: Nanoparticular tumor targeting and therapy. Vanderbilt University, ADLER Benjamin A, November 11, 2004: WO/2004/096998 (17 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a series of biocompatible, nanoparticulate formulations that are designed to retain and deliver peptides such as anti-angiogenic factors over an extended time course. The nanoparticles can be targeted to a cell or tissue by targeting ligands crosslinked or conjugated t ...

Rosenblum Michael: Vascular endothelial growth factor fusion constructs and uses thereof. Research Development Foundation, Rosenblum Michael, ADLER Benjamin A, December 16, 2004: WO/2004/108074 (15 worldwide citation)

The 121-amino acid isoform of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF121) is linked by a flexible G4S tether to a cytotoxic molecule such as toxin gelonin or granzyme B and expressed as a soluble fusion protein. The VEGF121 fusion protein exhibits significant anti-tumor vascular-ablative effects th ...

Marchitto Kevin, Flock Stephen: Inductive heating of tissues using alternating magnetic fields and uses thereof. Marchitto Kevin, Flock Stephen, ADLER Benjamin A, October 16, 2008: WO/2008/124112 (13 worldwide citation)

With the present invention, it is possible to improve the cosmetic appearance of skin by controllably heating a superficial layer of skin thereby inducing acute tissue contraction or shrinkage and a wound response leading to the production of biomolecules, all of which result in improved cosmesis. T ...

Flock Stephen T, Marchitto Kevin S: Optical imaging of subsurface anatomical structures and biomolecules. Flock Stephen T, Marchitto Kevin S, ADLER Benjamin A, November 8, 2001: WO/2001/082786 (10 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides various methods/systems of optical imaging of subsurface anatomical structures and biomolecules utilizing red and infrared radiant energy. Also provided are various applications of such methods/systems in medical diagnosis and treatment.

Miesenbock Gero, Zemelman Boris: Bio-synthetic photostimulators and methods of use. Sloan Kettering Institute For Cancer Research, ADLER Benjamin A, February 27, 2003: WO/2003/016486 (8 worldwide citation)

Method for rendering a cell sensitive to stimulation. In a preferred embodiment, the method comprises introducing, into a cell, nucleic acid sequences encoding at least an opsin gene product, an arrestin gene product, and the alpha subunit of the heterotrimeric G protein of the G¿q? family. The intr ...

Safe Stephen H, Chintharlapalli Sudhakar: Betulinic acid, derivatives and analogs thereof and uses therefor. The Texas A & M University System And Safe Et Al, ADLER Benjamin A, May 29, 2008: WO/2008/063318 (7 worldwide citation)

Provided herein provided herein are novel analogs and derivatives of betulinic acid. Also provided is a method for inhibiting an activity of one or more specificity protein (Sp) transcription factors cells associated with a neoplastic disease using betulinic acid, betulinic acid analog(s) and/or der ...

Santin Alessandro: Gene expression profiling of uterine serous papillary carcinomas and ovarian serous papillary tumors. The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Arkansas, ADLER Benjamin A, December 16, 2004: WO/2004/108896 (6 worldwide citation)

Oligonucleotide microarrays were used to profile and compare gene expression patterns between uterine serous papillary carcinoma and ovarian serous papillary carcinoma or normal endometrial epithelial cells. mRNA fingerprints readily distinguish the more biologically aggressive and chemotherapy resi ...

Kadonaga James T, Gershon Tamar: Optimized core promoters and uses therefor. The Regents Of The University Of California, Kadonaga James T, Gershon Tamar, ADLER Benjamin A, November 30, 2006: WO/2006/127980 (6 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides core promoter motif ten elements (MTE) and core promoter constructs comprising the MTEs and an initiator element (Inr) in combination with one or both of a TATA box and a downstream promoter element (DPE) which increases gene expression over the strongest known core pr ...