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Adam J Katz, Ramon Llull, William J Futrell, Marc H Hedrick, Prosper Benhaim, Hermann Peter Lorenz, Min Zhu: Adipose-derived stem cells and lattices. The Regents of the University of California, Mandel & Adriano, August 17, 2004: US06777231 (185 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides adipose-derived stem cells and lattices. In one aspect, the present invention provides a lipo-derived stem cell substantially free of adipocytes and red blood cells and clonal populations of connective tissue stem cells. The cells can be employed, alone or within biolo ...


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Adam J Katz, Ramon Llull, J William Futrell, Marc H Hedrick, Frank R Walters: System and method for refining liposuctioned adipose tissue. University of Pittsburgh, Debra M Parrish, November 13, 2001: US06316247 (111 worldwide citation)

A device and method for producing refined adipose tissue for use in autologous adipose transplantation or research wherein a sterile environment is maintained. More particularly, a system for refining tissue comprising a first flexible container, a second flexible container having a plurality of por ...


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Adam J Katz, Ramon Llull: Tissue dissociating system and method. University of Pittsburgh, Titus & McConomy, July 28, 1998: US05786207 (84 worldwide citation)

A tissue dissociation method and system for washing and dissociating tissue and producing a cellular suspension for use in autologous, cell-based therapies or research wherein a sterile environment is maintained. More particularly, a system for dissociating tissue comprising a housing unit, a first ...


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Adam J Katz: Arm supported drinking container. October 22, 1996: US05566869 (38 worldwide citation)

A container for supporting a quantity of fluid relative to a limb of an individual. The inventive device includes a container having an arcuate inner side wall positionable along an exterior of a human limb. A plurality of securing straps extend from opposed sides of the container for securing about ...


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Marc H Hedrick, Adam J Katz, Ramón Llull, J William Futrell, Prosper Benhaim, Hermann Peter Lorenz, Min Zhu: Adipose-derived stem cells and lattices. Mandel & Adriano, December 30, 2008: US07470537 (26 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides adipose-derived stem cells (ADSCs), adipose-derived stem cell-enriched fractions (ADSC-EF) and adipose-derived lattices, alone and combined with the ADSCs of the invention. In one aspect, the present invention provides an ADSC substantially free of adipocytes and red b ...


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Adam J Katz, Anna M Parker: Methods and compositions for growing adipose stem cells. University of Virginia Patent Foundation, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, April 26, 2011: US07932084 (12 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to adipose tissue-derived stem cells and to methods and compositions for enhancing growth and differentiation of such cells. The invention further relates to growing such cells in serum-free or low serum growth medium, and formulations thereof.


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William W Cimino, Adam J Katz, Ramon Llull: Apparatus and methods relating to collecting and processing human biological material containing adipose. THE GID GROUP, Marsh Fischmann & Breyfogle, February 16, 2016: US09260697 (7 worldwide citation)

A portable apparatus for collection and processing of human biological material containing adipose, such as extracted during a lipoplasty procedure, is useful for multi-step processing to prepare a concentrated product (e.g., stromal vascular fraction) or a fat graft composition. The apparatus has a ...


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William W Cimino, Ramon Llull, Adam J Katz: Tissue processing apparatus and method for processing adipose tissue. THE GID GROUP, Marsh Fischmann & Breyfogle, Ross E Breyfogle, March 29, 2016: US09296984 (5 worldwide citation)

A portable apparatus useful for collection and processing of human biological material containing adipose, such as extracted during a lipoplasty procedure to prepare a concentrated product (e.g., stromal vascular fraction) or a fat graft composition. The apparatus has a container with a containment ...


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Ramon Llull, Adam J Katz, William W Cimino: Method and apparatus for processing adipose tissue. THE GID GROUP, Marsh Fischmann & Breyfogle, December 8, 2015: US09206387 (5 worldwide citation)

A portable apparatus for collection and processing of human biological material, such as containing adipose extracted during a lipoplasty procedure, is useful for multi-step processing to prepare a concentrated product (e.g., stromal vascular fraction) or a fat graft composition. The apparatus has a ...


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Moshe Khurgel, Adam J Katz: Methods of preparing and characterizing mesenchymal stem cell aggregates and uses thereof. University of Virginia Patent Foundation, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, November 26, 2013: US08592209 (2 worldwide citation)

The invention provides compositions and methods for preparing and characterizing multipotential mesenchymal stem cell aggregates. The invention further provides methods for using stem cell aggregates of the invention.