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Novel agents and methods for treating neurodegenerative disorders
Project ID: D2013-69IP Status: Utility patent application filed Invention Description: Methods of generating and administering digestion products of FDA-approved low acyl gellan gum (LA-GAGR) to produce neuroprotective mega-GAGR, midi-GAGR, and mini-GAGR and administration thereof. Applications: Compositions comprising midi and/or mini-GAGR have b...
Bio-inspired Shape Memory Alloy Pedicle Screw to Compensate for Bone Degradation
Project ID: D2009-06Background:Treatments of spinal diseases such as degenerative disorders, spinal trauma, spinal tumor, and spinal deformity and the like, presently use a method of the transpediclular internal fixation with satisfactory results. The use of fixation assemblies in some patients is often complicated by the problem of hardware pull...