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Craig C Hodges, Peter M Lloyd, Daniel Mufson, Daniel D Rogers, Martin J Wensley: Delivery of aerosols containing small particles through an inhalation route. Alexza Molecular Delivery Corporation, Elaine C Stracker, Mika Mayer, January 27, 2004: US06682716 (77 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to the inhalation delivery of aerosols containing small particles. Specifically, it relates to the delivery of drug containing aerosols having particles with a mass median aerodynamic diameter less than 1&mgr; for inhalation therapy. In a composition aspect of the prese ...


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Joshua D Rabinowitz, Alejandro C Zaffaroni: Delivery of diphenhydramine through an inhalation route. Alexza Molecular Delivery Corporation, Elaine C Stracker, Mika Mayer, April 26, 2005: US06884408 (59 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to the delivery of antihistamines through an inhalation route. Specifically, it relates to aerosols containing diphenhydramine that are used in inhalation therapy. In a composition aspect of the present invention, the aerosol comprises particles comprising at least 5 pe ...


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Joshua D Rabinowitz, Alejandro C Zaffaroni: Delivery of alprazolam, estazolam, midazolam or triazolam through an inhalation route. Alexza Molecula Delivery Corporation, Elaine C Stracker, Mika Mayer, May 18, 2004: US06737043 (55 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to the delivery of alprazolam, estazolam, midazolam or triazolam through an inhalation route. Specifically, it relates to aerosols containing alprazolam, estazolam, midazolam or triazolam that are used in inhalation therapy. In a composition aspect of the present invent ...


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Joshua D Rabinowitz, Alejandro C Zaffaroni: Delivery of compounds for the treatment of migraine through an inhalation route. Alexza Molecular Delivery Corporation, Elaine C Stracker, Mika Mayer, May 25, 2004: US06740309 (50 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to the delivery of a migraine headache drug through an inhalation route. Specifically, it relates to aerosols containing a migraine headache drug that are used in inhalation therapy. In a composition aspect of the present invention, the aerosol comprises particles compr ...


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Marc Alan Levine, Stephen Hebert: Method and apparatus for caged stent delivery. Mika Mayer, Morrison & Foerster, May 6, 2004: US20040087965-A1

A method and apparatus for caged stent delivery is provided herein. The device can be used to position and deliver any type of stent to a preselected treatment site within an intraluminal cavity. The device comprises a tubular portion, a plurality of arms attached to the distal end of the tubular po ...


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Cynthia Gibson Horn: Methods for weighting garments or orthotics and garments and orthotics therefor. Mika Mayer, Morrison & Foerster, July 29, 2004: US20040147377-A1

Methods and apparatuses for aligning a person's center of gravity over the base of support using a weighted garment or orthotic are herein provided. These methods and apparatuses are particularly suited to individuals suffering from various balance or neurological disorders. The methods described he ...


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Marc Alan Levine, Stephen Hebert: Bifurcated guidewire and methods of use. Mika Mayer, Morrison & Foerster, July 1, 2004: US20040127975-A1

Described herein are methods and devices that may be useful, for instance, in thrombectomy and embolectomy procedures, stent delivery procedures, and procedures for bridging the neck of an aneurysm. The bifurcated guidewire device described herein comprises a proximal end, a distal end, a length the ...


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Herbert L Berman: Cleaning kit for an infrared glucose measurement system. MedOptix, Mika Mayer, Morrison & Foerster, September 18, 2003: US20030176775-A1

This invention involves a non-invasive glucose measurement device for determining blood glucose levels in the human body using infrared spectroscopy. The device is typically used on a fingertip and compares two specific regions of a measured infrared spectrum to determine the blood glucose level of ...


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Joseph M Tartaglia, Wade A Keller, Amir Belson, Arthur R Ratchford: Endoscope with adjacently positioned guiding apparatus. Mika Mayer, Morrison & Foerster, September 11, 2003: US20030171650-A1

An endoscope with guiding apparatus is provided. The endoscope has an elongate body with a steerable distal portion, an automatically controlled portion, a flexible and passively manipulated proximal portion, and an externally controlled and manipulatable guiding apparatus. The guiding apparatus may ...


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Vernon Wong, Frank Kochinke: Formulation for controlled release of drugs by combining hydrophilic and hydrophobic agents. Mika Mayer, Morrison & Foerster, May 22, 2003: US20030095995-A1

Combinations of hydrophilic and hydrophobic entities in a biodegradable sustained release implant are shown to modulate each other's rate of release. Formulations of a therapeutically active agent and modulator provide substantially constant rate of release for an extended period of time.