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Michael Leach, Jennifer E Woodell May, Joel Higgins: Apparatus and method for separating and concentrating fluids containing multiple components. Biomet Manufacturing, Harness Dickey & Pierce, February 20, 2007: US07179391 (111 worldwide citation)

An apparatus that allows for separating and collecting a concentrated fraction of a fluid, such as a whole blood sample, adipose tissue, or a bone marrow sample. The apparatus, when used with a centrifuge, allows for the creation of at least three fractions in the apparatus. It also provides for a n ...


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Michael Leach, Jennifer E Woodell May, Joel C Higgins, Brandon Miller: Apparatus and method for separating and concentrating fluids containing multiple components. Biomet Biologics, Harness Dickey & Pierce, May 20, 2008: US07374678 (76 worldwide citation)

An apparatus that allows for separating and collecting a fraction of a sample. The apparatus, when used with a centrifuge, allows for the creation of at least three fractions in the apparatus. It also provides for a new method of extracting the buffy coat phase from a whole blood sample. A buoy syst ...


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Joel C Higgins, Michael D Leach, Jennifer E Woodell May, Brandon Miller: Apparatus and method for separating and concentrating fluids containing multiple components. Biomet Biologics, Harness Dickey, March 29, 2011: US07914689 (41 worldwide citation)

An apparatus is disclosed that allows for separating and collecting a fraction of a sample. The apparatus, when used with a centrifuge, allows for the creation of at least three fractions in the apparatus. It also provides for a new method of extracting the buffy coat phase from a whole blood sample ...


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Joel C Higgins, Michael D Leach, Jennifer E Woodell May, Brandon Miller: Apparatus and method for separating and concentrating fluids containing multiple components. Biomet Biologics, Harness Dickey, August 24, 2010: US07780860 (39 worldwide citation)

An apparatus is disclosed that allows for separating and collecting a fraction of a sample. The apparatus, when used with a centrifuge, allows for the creation of at least three fractions in the apparatus. It also provides for a new method of extracting the buffy coat phase from a whole blood sample ...


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Michael D Leach, Jennifer E Woodell May, Joel C Higgins, Brandon Miller: Apparatus and method for separating and concentrating fluids containing multiple components. Biomet Biologics, Harness Dickey, November 1, 2011: US08048321 (38 worldwide citation)

An apparatus that allows for separating and collecting a fraction of a sample. The apparatus, when used with a centrifuge, allows for the creation of at least three fractions in the apparatus. It also provides for a new method of extracting the buffy coat phase from a whole blood sample. A buoy syst ...


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Michael D Leach, Jennifer E Woodell May, Joel C Higgins, Brandon Miller: Apparatus and method for separating and concentrating fluids containing multiple components. Biomet Biologics, Harness Dickey, June 7, 2011: US07954646 (19 worldwide citation)

An apparatus that allows for separating and collecting a fraction of a sample. The apparatus, when used with a centrifuge, allows for the creation of at least three fractions in the apparatus. It also provides for a new method of extracting the buffy coat phase from a whole blood sample. A buoy syst ...


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Michael D Leach, Jennifer E Woodell May, Joel C Higgins, Brandon Miller: Apparatus and method for separating and concentrating fluids containing multiple components. Biomet Biologics, Harness Dickey, April 24, 2012: US08163184 (5 worldwide citation)

An apparatus is disclosed that allows for separating and collecting a fraction of a sample. The apparatus, when used with a centrifuge, allows for the creation of at least three fractions in the apparatus. It also provides for a new method of extracting the buffy coat phase from a whole blood sample ...


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Joel C Higgins, Jennifer E Woodell May, Jacy Hoeppner: Methods and compositions for delivering interleukin-1 receptor antagonist. Biomet Biologics, Harness Dickey, June 17, 2014: US08753690 (5 worldwide citation)

Methods and compositions generating and using an interleukin-1 receptor antagonist (IL-1ra)-rich solution. Methods for generating and isolating interleukin-1 receptor antagonist include incubating adipose tissue and/or adipocytes with polyacrylamide beads to produce interleukin-1 receptor antagonist ...


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Joel C Higgins, Bruce Simon, Jennifer E Woodell May: Angiogenesis initation and growth. Biomet Biologics, Harness Dickey, October 11, 2011: US08034014 (3 worldwide citation)

Methods for promoting angiogenesis comprising administering platelet-rich plasma to a site and stimulating the site with an electromagnetic field. Platelets include platelet-rich plasma and compositions can further include stem cells such as adipose stromal cells and cells derived from bone marrow a ...


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Joel C Higgins, Jennifer E Woodell May, Jacy C Hoeppner: Methods and compositions for delivering interleukin-1 receptor antagonist. BIOMET BIOLOGICS, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, April 12, 2016: US09308224 (2 worldwide citation)

Methods and compositions generating and using an interleukin-1 receptor antagonist (IL-1ra)-rich solution. Methods for generating and isolating interleukin-1 receptor antagonist include incubating adipose tissue and/or adipocytes with polyacrylamide beads to produce interleukin-1 receptor antagonist ...