Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Matrix protein compositions for guided connective tissue growth










Image Number 4 for United States Patent #7033611.

The present invention relates to the use of enamel matrix, enamel matrix derivatives and/or enamel matrix proteins as therapeutic and/or cosmetic agents. These substances are used for the manufacture of a pharmaceutical and/or cosmetic composition for actively inducing, guiding and/or stimulating connective tissue growth and thus to prevent connective tissue scarring and/or contraction in a wound cavity and/or tissue defect that is characterized by a substantial loss of tissue. The invention comprises, in particular, the use of active enamel substances for guided connective soft tissue growth and resistance to contraction in deep cavity shaped wounds following loss or removal of significant volumes of tissue, such as e.g., after surgical removal of a tumor and especially in combination with radiation therapy.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Post-processing device and image forming system
Method for producing an adhesive fastening element made of plastic
Systems and methods for generating customized user interfaces
Lubricating oil with enhanced protection against wear and corrosion
Front end for RF transmitting-receiving systems with implicit directional control and time-multiplexing method in submicron technology
Method and apparatus for accessing and downloading information from the internet
Determination of statistical upper bound for estimate of noise power spectral density
  Randomly Featured Patents
Hammer
Running track control apparatus for trackless moving body
Pharmacologically active peptides
Apparatus, method, and computer program product for monitoring and controlling a microcomputer using a single existing pin
Control device for batch metering system
Mixed mine alternative system
Method and apparatus of halogen removal using optimal ozone and UV exposure
Tape casting method and tape cast materials
Semiconductor device, wiring substrate forming method, and substrate processing apparatus
Analog-to-digital converter for seismic exploration using delta modulation