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David L Clapper, Melvin J Swanson, Sheau Ping Hu, Richard A Amos, Terrence P Everson: Polybifunctional reagent having a polymeric backbone and photoreactive moieties and bioactive groups. SurModics, Fredrikson & Byron P A, September 19, 2000: US06121027 (438 worldwide citation)

A polybifunctional reagent is provided having a polymeric backbone, one or more pendent photoreactive moieties, and two or more pendent bioactive groups. The reagent can be activated to form a bulk material or can be brought into contact with the surface of a previously formed biomaterial and activa ...


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Dale G Swan, Richard A Amos, Terrence P Everson: Photoactivatable water soluble cross-linking agents containing an onium group. BSI Corporation, Fredrikson & Byron P A, February 3, 1998: US05714360 (129 worldwide citation)

A chemical linking agent is formed of a di- or higher functional photoactivatable compound having at least one group that is charged under the conditions of use in order to provide improved water solubility. The linking agent contains two or more photoreactive groups in order to allow the agent to b ...


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Aron B Anderson, Ralph A Chappa, Terrence P Everson: Coating compositions. SurModics, Fredrikson & Byron P A, July 3, 2001: US06254634 (93 worldwide citation)

An article (e.g., in the form of an implantable medical article) in the form of a support material bearing an intermediate layer consisting of a functional silicone polymer formulation, the intermediate layer having photoimmobilized thereon a target compound. In another aspect, a method of fabricati ...


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Dale G Swan, Richard A Amos, Terrence P Everson: Photoactivatable cross-linking agents containing charged groups for water solubility. SurModics, Fredrikson & Byron P A, June 20, 2000: US06077698 (64 worldwide citation)

A chemical linking agent is formed of a di- or higher functional photoactivatable compound having at least one group that is charged to improve water solubility, and two or more photoreactive groups (preferably comprising an aryl ketone such as benzophenone) that allow use of the agent in aqueous sy ...


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Ralph A Chappa, Sean M Stucke, Richard A Amos, Terrence P Everson, Stephen J Chudzik, Dale G Swan, Peter H Duquette: Reagent and method for providing coatings on surfaces. SurModics, Fredrikson & Byron P A, March 25, 2008: US07348055 (39 worldwide citation)

A grafting reagent and related method of using the reagent to form a polymeric layer on a support surface, and particularly a porous support surface, in a manner that provides and/or preserves desired properties (such as porosity) of the surface. The reagent and method can be used to provide a thin, ...


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David L Clapper, Melvin J Swanson, Sheau Ping Hu, Richard A Amos, Terrence P Everson: Polybifunctional reagent having a polymeric backbone and latent reactive moieties and bioactive groups. Surmodics, Fredrikson & Byron P A, February 4, 2003: US06514734 (36 worldwide citation)

A polybifunctional reagent is provided having a polymeric backbone, one or more pendent latent reactive (preferably photoreactive) moieties, and two or more pendent bioactive groups. The reagent can be activated to form a bulk material or can be brought into contact with the surface of a previously ...


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Reid Rabon, Sally K Swart, Denise Chandler, Terrence P Everson: Methods and compositions for cleaning, rinsing, and antimicrobial treatment of medical equipment. Ecolab, Merchant & Gould P C, October 14, 2003: US06632291 (31 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to methods for cleaning, rinsing, and/or antimicrobial treatment of medical carts, medical cages, and other medical instruments, devices or equipment. The method for cleaning employs a solid alkaline, for example a solid carbonate, cleaning composition for cleaning the ...


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Dale G Swan, Richard A Amos, Terrence P Everson, Stephen J Chudzik, Ralph A Chappa, Sean M Stucke, Peter H Duquette: Water-soluble coating agents bearing initiator groups. SurModics, Fredrikson & Byron P A, December 30, 2003: US06669994 (29 worldwide citation)

A method of forming a polymer layer on a support surface by the use of a coating agent and polymerizable compounds. The coating agent provides photoreactive groups adapted to attach the agent to the surface, as well as photoreactive groups adapted to remain unattached to the surface, and thus serve ...


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Patrick E Guire, Aron B Anderson, Richard A Amos, Terrence P Everson: Latent reactive blood compatible agents. Surmodics, Fredrikson & Byron P A, October 15, 2002: US06465525 (25 worldwide citation)

A reagent and related method for use in passivating a biomaterial surface, the reagent including a latent reactive group and a bifunctional aliphatic acid (e.g., fatty acid), in combination with a spacer group linking the latent reactive group to the aliphatic acid in a manner that preserves the des ...


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Terrence P Everson, Lee M Monsrud, Michael P Kremer, Edward D Sowle: Detergent dispenser. Ecolab, IPLM Group P A, August 10, 2004: US06773668 (25 worldwide citation)

A solid detergent dispenser for use with a dishwashing machine includes a chamber and a lid. The chamber is configured and arranged to receive a solid detergent having a particular composition. A water inlet receives water from a water source, and the water flows through a tunnel into the bottom of ...