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Amarpreet S Sawhney, David A Melanson, Chandrashekar P Pathak, Jeffrey A Hubbell, Luis Z Avila, Mark T Kieras, Stephen D Goodrich, Shikha P Barman, Arthur J Coury, Ronald S Rudowsky, Douglas J K Weaver, Marc A Levine, John C Spiridigliozzi, Thomas S Bromander, Dean M Pichon, George Selecman, David J Nedder, Bradley C Poff, Donald L Elbert: Redox and photoinitiator systems for priming and improved adherence of gels to substrates. Board of Regents The University of Texas System, Focal, Arnall Golden & Gregory, September 19, 2000: US06121341 (97 worldwide citation)

An impoved barrier or drug delivery system which is highly adherent to the surface to which it is applied is disclosed, along with methods for making the barrier. In the preferred embodiment, tissue is stained with a photoinitiator, then the polymer solution or gel having added thereto a defined amo ...


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Dennis W Goupil, Hassan Chaouk, Troy Holland, Bruktawit T Asfaw, Stephen D Goodrich, Lucas Latini: Embolic compositions. BioCure, Collen A Beard, January 13, 2004: US06676971 (85 worldwide citation)

Embolic compositions comprising macromers having a backbone comprising a polymeric backbone comprising units with a 1,2-diol or 1,3-diol structure, such as polyvinyl alcohol, and pendant chains bearing crosslinkable groups and, optionally, other modifiers. When crosslinked, the macromers form hydrog ...


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Amarpreet S Sawhney, David J Enscore, Stephen D Goodrich, William C Nason, Fei Yao, Douglas Weaver, Peter K Jarrett, Arthur J Coury, Ronald S Rudowsky, Michelle D Powell, Luis Z Avila, Shikha P Barman: Polymerizable biodegradable polymers including carbonate or dioxanone linkages. Focal, Arnall Golden & Gregory, July 4, 2000: US06083524 (78 worldwide citation)

Water-soluble macromers including at least one hydrolysable linkage formed from carbonate or dioxanone groups, at least one water-soluble polymeric block, and at least one polymerizable group, and methods of preparation and use thereof are described. The macromers are preferably polymerized using fr ...


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Amarpreet S Sawhney, David A Melanson, Chandrashekar P Pathak, Jeffrey A Hubbell, Luis Z Avila, Mark T Kieras, Stephen D Goodrich, Shikha P Barman, Arthur J Coury, Ronald S Rudowsky, Douglas J K Weaver: Redox and photoinitiator priming for improved adherence of gels to substrates. Focal, The Board of Regents University of Texas System, Arnall Golden & Gregory, December 1, 1998: US05844016 (78 worldwide citation)

An improved barrier or drug delivery system which is highly adherent to the surface to which it is applied is disclosed, along with methods for making the barrier. The barrier can be prepared by staining tissue with a photoinitiator, applying a solution containing a polymerizable barrier material so ...


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Dennis W Goupil, Hassan Chaouk, Troy Holland, Bruktawit T Asfaw, Stephen D Goodrich, Lucas Latini: Tissue bulking and coating compositions. BioCure, Collen A Beard, November 25, 2003: US06652883 (77 worldwide citation)

Compositions comprising macromers having a backbone comprising units having a 1,2-diol and/or 1,3-diol structure for tissue bulking and coating. Such polymers include poly(vinyl alcohol) (PVA) and hydrolyzed copolymers of vinyl acetate, for example, copolymers with vinyl chloride, N-vinylpyrrolidone ...


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Amarpreet S Sawhney, Peter K Jarrett, Arthur J Coury, Ronald S Rudowsky, Michelle D Powell, Luis Z Avila, David J Enscore, Stephen D Goodrich, William C Nason, Fei Yao, Douglas Weaver, Shikha P Barman: Polymerizable biodegradable polymers including carbonate or dioxanone linkages. Focal, Arnall Golden & Gregory, January 23, 2001: US06177095 (63 worldwide citation)

Water-soluble macromers including at least one hydrolysable linkage formed from carbonate or dioxanone groups, at least one water-soluble polymeric block, and at least one polymerizable group, and methods of preparation and use thereof are described. The macromers are preferably polymerized using fr ...


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Amarpreet S Sawhney, David A Melanson, Chandrashekar P Pathak, Jeffrey A Hubbell, Luis Z Avila, Mark T Kieras, Stephen D Goodrich, Shikha P Barman, Arthur J Coury, Ronald S Rudowsky, Douglas J K Weaver, Marc A Levine, John C Spiridigliozzi, Thomas S Bromander, Dean M Pichon, George Selecman, David J Nedder, Bradley C Poff, Donald L Elbert: Redox and photoinitiator systems for priming for improved adherence of gels to substrates. Focal, Board of Regents The University of Texas System, Holland & Knight, May 14, 2002: US06387977 (41 worldwide citation)

An impoved barrier or drug delivery system which is highly adherent to the surface to which it is applied is disclosed, along with methods for making the barrier. In the preferred embodiment, tissue is stained with a photoinitiator, then the polymer solution or gel having added thereto a defined amo ...


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H James Harwood, Stephen D Goodrich: Free radical copper(II)-enolate polymerization initiators. The University of Akron, Oldham & Oldham & Wilson Co, April 11, 1995: US05405913 (39 worldwide citation)

The invention describes a redox initiating system consisting of Cu.sup.II salts, enolizable aldehydes and ketones, and various combinations of coordinating agents for Cu.sup.II, coordinating agents for Cu.sup.I, and a strong amine base that is not oxidized by Cu.sup.II. In particular, Cu.sup.II octa ...


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H James Harwood, Stephen D Goodrich: Free radical copper(II)-enolate polymerization initiators. University of Akron, Oldham & Oldham Co, November 28, 1995: US05470928 (34 worldwide citation)

The invention describes a redox initiating system consisting of Cu.sup.II salts, enolizable aldehydes and ketones, and various combinations of coordinating agents for Cu.sup.II, coordinating agents for Cu.sup.I, and a strong amine base that is not oxidized by Cu.sup.II. In particular, Cu.sup.II octa ...


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Arthur J Coury, Stephen D Goodrich, Hildegard M Kramer, Luis Z Avila, John F Traverse, Peter K Jarrett: Hydrogels for orthopedic repair. Genzyme Corporation, Fish & Richardson P C, March 7, 2006: US07008635 (27 worldwide citation)

Hydrogels intended for orthopedic applications, including repair and regeneration of cartilage, bone, joint surfaces and related tissues, must possess greater strength and toughness than hydrogels used in soft tissue repair. A hydrogel formulation is provided which has high strength, toughness, a su ...