April 6, 2017
The University of Pittsburgh reported that Pitt Innovators were issued 11 U.S. patents in March 2017.
US 9,585,933 “Therapeutic Use of Peptide Inhibitors of NADPH Oxidase; Aerosolization as a Delivery Mechanism”
Dr. Patrick Pagano, Professor & Vice Chair, Graduate Education Director, Molecular Pharmacology Graduate Program, has developed a method of treating a patient with a heart or lung condition mediated by Nox2. The method comprises administering to a patient an aerosolized polypeptide that decreases superoxide anion production by Nox2.
For more information on this innovation, contact licensing manager Maria Vanegas.
Below is a listing of all U.S. patents issued to Pitt Innovators in March 2017.
|9,585,746||Artificial Valved Conduits for Cardiac Reconstructive Procedures and Methods for Their Prosecution||Masahiro Yoshida; Doug Bernstein; Onur Dur; Kerem Pekkan||Janice Panza||Licensed|
|9,585,933||Therapeutic Use of Peptide Inhibitors of NADPH Oxidase; Aerosolization as a Delivery Mechanism||Patrick Pagano||Maria Vanegas||Available for Licensing|
|9,592,093||A Novel Tactile Feedback System for Robotic Surgery||Paul Johnson; Umamaheswar Duvvuri||Janice Panza||Available for Licensing|
|9,593,347||Identification of Mutations in Herpes Simplex Virus Envelope Glycoproteins That Enable or Enhance Vector Retargeting to Novel Non-HSV Receptors||Joseph Glorioso; Hiroaki Uchida; Justus Cohen||Maria Vanegas||Licensed|
|9,593,334||Use of the Chromosome 19 MicroRNA Cluster (C19MC) for Treating Microbial Disease and Promoting Authophagy||Yoel Sadovsky; Carolyn Candrilli||Andrew Remes||Available for Licensing|
|9,591,964||Steerable, Follow the Leader Device||Alon Wolf; Marco Zenati; Howard Choset||Janice Panza||Licensed|
|9,597,358||Bioengineered Human Corneal Stromal Tissue||Jian Wu; William Wagner; James Funderburgh; Yiqin Du||Janice Panza||Available for Licensing|
|9,607,202||Methods of Generating Trophectoderm and Neurectoderm From Human Embryonic Stem Cells||Paul Sammak; Teresa Erb; Rami Mangoubi; Sara Mucko; Murkund Desai||Maria Vanegas||Available for Licensing|
|9,603,807||Enteral Administration of Sorbent Polymer for Treatment and Prophylaxis of Inflammation||John Kellum; Mitchell Fink||Alex Ducruet||Licensed|
|9,603,582||Contrast Assisted Intravascular Ultrasound Imaging||Xucai Chen; Francois Tchi; Ho Yu; Flordeliza Villanueva||Alex Ducruet||Available for Licensing|
|9,606,109||Multiparametric Method for Assessing Immune System Status||Rakesh Sindhi||Maria Vanegas||Licensed|