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William R Hardwick, Robert C Thomson, Robert L Cleek, Shrikant M Mane, Alonzo D Cook: Methods and articles for regenerating living tissue. Gore Enterprise Holdings, Eric J Sheets, December 11, 2001: US06328765 (333 worldwide citation)

There are numerous medical situations involving deficiencies of living tissue and where increase of living tissue mass is desired. Methods are described wherein a configured, shell-like device that is capable of being penetrated by living cells and tissues, is implanted into the body of a mammal in ...


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Byron Kent Hayes, William R Hardwick, Charles F White, Mark D Butler: Implantable bioabsorbable article. W L Gore & Associates, Wayne D House, February 29, 2000: US06031148 (191 worldwide citation)

An implantable bioabsorbable article for the separation and regeneration of tissue at a tissue defect site in the form of a fibrous matrix laminarly affixed to both surfaces of a cell-barrier sheet material. When implanted it allows ingrowth of tissue into the fibrous matrix side of the material; si ...


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Charles F White, Charles Flynn, Alonzo D Cook, William R Hardwick, Ulf M E Wikesjo, Robert C Thomson: Methods and articles for regenerating bone or peridontal tissue. June 25, 2002: US06409764 (91 worldwide citation)

There are numerous medical situations involving deficiencies of living bone or periodontal tissue and where increase of living bone or periodontal tissue mass is desired. Methods are described wherein a configured, shell-like device that is capable of being penetrated by living cells and tissues, is ...


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Todd V Scantlebury, Jeanne B Ambruster, Suzanne Motsinger, Daniel F Davidson, William R Hardwick, Stephen E Campbell: Methods and articles for treating periodontal disease and bone defects. W L Gore & Associates, July 16, 1991: US05032445 (54 worldwide citation)

A method for treatment of periodontal disease is disclosed. The gingival tissue is separated from the tooth surface in an area where periodontal disease is present. A biocompatible, porous material such as expanded polytetrafluoroethylene capable of supporting ingrowth of gingival connective tissue ...


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Todd V Scantlebury, Jeanne B Ambruster, Suzanne Motsinger, Daniel F Davidson, William R Hardwick, Stephen E Campbell: Methods and articles for treating periodontal disease and bone defects. Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, March 3, 1992: US05093179 (15 worldwide citation)

A method for treatment of periodontal disease is disclosed. The gingival tissue is separated from the tooth surface in an area where periodontal disease is present. A biocompatible, porous material such as expanded polytetrafluoroethylene capable of supporting ingrowth of gingival connective tissue ...