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Donald G Wallace, Hertsel Reihanian, Bruce B Pharriss, William G Braun: Injectable implant composition having improved intrudability. Collagen Corporation, Ciotti & Murashige Irell & Manella, February 7, 1989: US04803075 (298 worldwide citation)

Injectable aqueous suspensions of biomaterials, such as cross-linked collagen, that contain a biocompatible fluid lubricant, such as glycogen or maltose, are disclosed. The inclusion of the lubricant significantly improves the intrusion of the suspension into soft tissue.


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Julianne Glowacki, Bruce B Pharriss: Osteogenic composition and method. Collagen Corporation, President and Fellows of Harvard College, Ciotti & Murashige, April 3, 1984: US04440750 (190 worldwide citation)

A plastic dispersion of demineralized bone powder and reconstituted native atelopeptide collagen fibers in a continuous aqueous phase having a substantially physiologic pH and ionic strength is used to repair or construct bone by injecting or implanting it at the repair or construction site. Once em ...


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Karl A Piez, Bruce B Pharriss, George H Chu, Thomas L Smestad, Diana Hendricks: Xenogeneic collagen/mineral preparations in bone repair. Collagen Corporation, Ciotti & Murashige Irell & Manella, January 3, 1989: US04795467 (188 worldwide citation)

A composition for use in bone repair, in particular, in onlay procedures, which comprises calcium phosphate mineral particles in admixture with atelopeptide reconstituted fibrillar collagen preparations is disclosed. This composition is non-immunogenic and encourages the fusion of host bone with new ...


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Howard Palefsky, Bruce B Pharriss, George Chu: Composition of low type III content human placental collagen. Collagen Corporation, Morrison & Foerster, June 27, 1995: US05428022 (77 worldwide citation)

A human placental collagen composition for use in soft tissue augmentation comprising an aqueous suspension of a homogenized nonirradiation-sterilized mixture of type I and type III human placental collagen, wherein the type III collagen constitutes less than about 10% by weight of the mixture.


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Karl A Piez, Bruce B Pharriss, George H Chu, Thomas L Smestad, Diana Hendricks: Calcium phosphate/atelopeptide collagen compositions for bone repair. Collagen Corporation, Morrison & Foerster, June 20, 1995: US05425770 (67 worldwide citation)

Processes for the preparation of compositions used in conductive bone repair are disclosed. The compositions contain a mixture consisting essentially of either a calcium phosphate particulate mineral component or particulate hydroxyapatite in admixture with atelopeptide reconstituted fibrillar colla ...


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Bert M Glaser, Bruce B Pharriss deceased, Ann F Hanham, George A Ksander: Method of treating ophthalmic disorders using TGF -.beta.. Celtrix Pharmaceuticals, Morrison & Foerster, June 16, 1998: US05767079 (59 worldwide citation)

This invention is a method for the treatment of ophthalmic disorders. The method is suitable for treatment of a variety of disorders including macular holes, macular degeneration, and retinal detachment and tears, cataracts, and corneal and scleral injuries. The method entails application of an effe ...


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Patrick S L Wong, Bruce B Pharriss: Delivery system with mated members for storing and releasing a plurality of beneficial agents. Alza Corporation, Paul L Sabatine, Edward L Mandell, Thomas E Ciotti, December 9, 1980: US04237885 (53 worldwide citation)

A delivery system is disclosed. The system is useful for the preprogrammed, unattended delivery of at least one beneficial agent to a pre-selected environment of use. The system comprises (I), a beneficial agent (II), a delivery module comprising, (a) a closed tubular member twined about itself to f ...


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Karl A Piez, Bruce B Pharriss, George H Chu, Thomas L Smestad, Diana Hendricks: Method of making molds with xenogeneic collagen/mineral preparations for bone repair. Collagen Corporation, Irell & Manella, February 12, 1991: US04992226 (47 worldwide citation)

A process for coating the pores of a mineral matrix with collagen by pumping collagen through the molded matrix is disclosed. The resulting coated matrix can be used as a prosthesis in bone repair.


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Karl A Piez, Bruce B Pharriss, George H Chu, Thomas L Smestad, Diana Hendricks: Xenogeneic collagen/mineral preparations in bone repair. Collagen Corporation, Morrison & Foerster, September 21, 1993: US05246457 (35 worldwide citation)

A composition for use in bone repair, in particular, in only procedures, which comprises calcium phosphate mineral particles in admixture with atelopeptide reconstituted fibrillar collagen preparations is disclosed. This composition is non-immunogenic and encourages the fusion of host bone with new ...


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Bruce B Pharriss, Ross R Erickson, Stephen A Tillson: Method for treating dysmenorrhea with a uterine therapeutic system. Alza Corporation, Paul L Sabatine, Thomas E Ciotti, Edward L Mandell, April 5, 1977: US04016270 (16 worldwide citation)

A method for treating dysmenorrhea is disclosed. The method comprises administering to the uterus of a warm blooded animal having dysmenorrhea controlled and continuous low dosage amounts of a progestational hormone to impart symptomatic relief from dysmenorrhea.