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Joachim Kohn, Robert S Langer: Non-peptide polyamino acid bioerodible polymers. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Paul J Cook, January 20, 1987: US04638045 (161 worldwide citation)

A novel bioerodible polymeric composition is provided comprising a plurality of monomer units of two or three amino acids which are polymerized via hydrolytically labile bonds at their respective side chains rather than at the amino or carboxylic acid terminals by amide bonds. Such polymers are usef ...


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Joachim Kohn, Robert S Langer: Biocompatible, bioerodible, hydrophobic, implantable polyimino carbonate article. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Paul J Cook, February 21, 1989: US04806621 (74 worldwide citation)

A novel series of articles useful as medical devices, implants and protheses are provided which utilize poly(iminocarbonate) polymeric matrices. These articles are biocompatible, have excellent mechanical properties and degrade into non-toxic residues after introduction in vivo. The articles may be ...


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Joachim Kohn, John E Kemnitzer III, George J Poiani, David J Riley: Polymer compositions comprising antifibrotic agents, and methods of treatment, pharmaceutical compositions, and methods of preparation therefor. University of Medicine & Denistry of New Jersey, Rutgers University, Perkins Coie, February 11, 2003: US06517824 (30 worldwide citation)

A method for treating pulmonary hypertension and other diseases involving a defect in collagen metabolism, by administration of an effective amount of a liposome encapsulated copolymer conjugate antifibrotic composition, is disclosed. The antifibrotic agent is preferably a proline analog, such as ci ...


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Andreas Köbe, Holger Behrends, Lennert Gootjes, Joachim Kohn, Ines Runge, Stefan Kluge, Alfred Duchow: Method for determining internal pressure of a vehicle tire. Continental Teves & Co OHG, April 10, 2007: US07203612 (6 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are different processes for the determination of the internal pressure, particularly of the minimum pressure of the tire of a motor vehicle during driving operation, through an analysis of the characteristic vibration behavior of the wheel, whereby the standardized amplitude is determined ...


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Durgadas Bolikal, Don K Brandom, Lioubov Kabalnova, Ernest G Baluca, Joachim Kohn: Biocompatible polymers for medical devices. Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, Fox Rothschild, August 28, 2012: US08252887 (3 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to new classes of monomeric compounds, which may be polymerized to form novel biodegradable and bioresorbable polymers and co-polymers. These polymers and co-polymers, while not limited thereto, may be adapted for radioopacity and are useful for medical device applicati ...


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Durgadas Bolikal, Don K Brandom, Lioubov Kabalnova, Ernest G Baluca, Joachim Kohn: Biocompatible polymers for medical devices. Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, Fox Rothschild, July 2, 2013: US08476399 (2 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to new classes of monomeric compounds, which may be polymerized to form novel biodegradable and bioresorble polymers and co-polymers. These polymers and co-polymers, while not limited thereto, may be adapted for radio-opacity and are useful for medical device applicatio ...


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Don K Brandom, Durgadas Bolikal, Lioubov Kabalnova, James E McGrath, Joachim Kohn: Phase-separated biocompatible polymer compositions for medical uses. Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, Fox Rothschild, October 8, 2013: US08551511 (1 worldwide citation)

A variety of phase-separated biocompatible polymer compositions are described. In preferred embodiments the polymers are bioresorbable and/or biodegradable, and have desirable mechanical properties, such as fracture and/or fatigue toughness, that have previously not been a primary design criteria fo ...


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Martin Grieβer, Andreas Köbe, Frank Edling, Vladimir Koukes, Jörg Cunz, Lennert Gootjes, Joachim Kohn, Ines Runge, Maik Hofmann: Method for indirect tire pressure monitoring. Continental Teves & Co oHG, August 2, 2011: US07991523 (1 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a method of indirect tire pressure monitoring. The method includes: learning test variables (DIAG, SIDE, AXLE), which describe the rotational movements of the wheels; determining rolling circumference differences (ΔDIAG, ΔSIDE, ΔAXLE) from actually determined test variables and the lear ...


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Ken James, Stephen Brochini, Varawut Tangpasuthadol, Joachim Kohn: Preparation and uses of polyarylates. Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, Fox Rothschild, February 14, 2012: US08114951 (1 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to polyarylates comprising repeating units having the structure: as well as their preparation and use as cell growth substrates.


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Joachim Kohn, Bozena Michniak, David Devore, Larisa Sheihet, Prafulla Chandra, Priya Batheja: Controlled releases of actives in skin. Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, Fox Rothschild, April 9, 2013: US08414871

Topical compositions are provided in which active compounds for topical delivery through the stratum corneum are complexed with nanospheres of a triblock copolymer having an A-B-A structure wherein each A end block is a water-soluble, hydrophilic and non-toxic polymer or oligomer; and the hydrophobi ...