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Dual Purpose Radiotracer for Renal Imaging
ApplicationRadioactive tracer with improved plasma clearance for use as either a planar or positron emission tomography (PET) renal imaging agent.Key BenefitsRapid renal excretion.Minimal localization at other body sites.More rapid blood clearance than current standard.Can be adapted for either standard planar or positron emission tomography (PET) ...
Published: 6/20/2017       Inventor(s): Jeffrey Klenc, Malgorzata Lipowska, Andrew Taylor
Endoscopic Hand Assist Device for Urinary Incontinence
Application A surgical instrument providing improved long-term peri-urethral placement of bulking agents in women suffering from urinary incontinence. Key Benefits Improved standard of injection technique that produces more reproducible outcomes and better long-term success for urethral bulking agents. Precise triangular placement of separated bu...
Published: 10/30/2014       Inventor(s): Niall Galloway, James Galloway
Automated Kidney Identification for Magnetic Resonance Images
Application A software tool that can automatically identify kidney tissue in serial magnetic resonance (MR) images. Key Benefits Can replace time consuming and challenging manual identification of the kidney. Able to discern the border of the kidney in serial MR images even in areas of low contrast. Market Summary Reliable evaluation of the size...
Published: 12/4/2013       Inventor(s): Baowei Fei, Hamed Akbari
iChoose Kidney: An iPad App for Prospective Kidney Transplant Patients
Application Apple iOS application to aid in the decision making process for patients that need to choose between dialysis or kidney transplant. Key Benefits Provides information concerning overall risk on dialysis compared to risk with a kidney transplant based on a patient’s history. Easy to use format with both 1-year and 3-year risk info...
Published: 10/2/2013       Inventor(s): Rachel Patzer, Michael Konomos
Repurposed Drug for the Treatment of Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidous
Application New use for metformin or other AMPK activators in treating nephrogenic diabetes insipidous (NDI). Key Benefits Lead candidate, metformin, is FDA-approved, safe, and currently in use for treating type II diabetes mellitus. There is no therapeutic available for NDI, current therapies only address symptoms. Repurposed metformin addresse...
Published: 8/15/2013       Inventor(s): Jeff Sands, Mitsi Blount, Janet Klein
Solid Deodorizer for Ostomy Pouches
ApplicationImproved deodorizer that can be used to better control the odor of fecal and other collection bags used in a hospital setting.Key BenefitsSolid, dissolvable tablet that contains a deodorizer and activated charcoal. Provides extended and improved odor control resulting in a more pleasant environment within a hospital room for both patient...
Published: 6/8/2012       Inventor(s): Cynthia Timms
Extended Wear Carrier for Liquid Deodorizers Used in an Ostomy Pouches
Application A unique and highly effective carrier for liquid deodorizers that can be used to control the odor of collection bags used by patients who have an ostomy. Key Benefits This non-dissolvable device is mounted to the interior wall of a conventional ostomy pouch and is combined with a liquid deodorant to eliminate fecal and urinary odor. E...
Published: 6/8/2012       Inventor(s): Cynthia Timms
KIDSCRRT – A Device for Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy in Children
ApplicationDevice that provides continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT) for neonates and children with acute kidney injury, which is adjustable to treat adults as well. Key BenefitsCan be used in children - currently no CRRT device is approved for pediatric use. Improved accuracy over currently available devices due to novel pump and control sy...
Published: 6/4/2012       Inventor(s): Matthew Paden, Ajit Yoganathan, Lakshmi Prasad Dasi
Improved Fluid Management System for Continuous Hemofiltration
ApplicationDevice that provides continuous veno-venous hemofiltration for adults and children with kidney failure. Key BenefitsUsed in combination with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation machines. Improves the accuracy and safety of fluid delivery and extraction compared to existing technology, thereby improving outcomes of critically ill patients...
Published: 6/4/2012       Inventor(s): Matthew Paden, James Fortenberry, Ajit Yoganathan, Philippe Sucosky, Lakshmi Prasad Dasi
Biomarker for Arteriovenous Fistula Dialysis Access Failure
ApplicationPlasma biomarker for the prediction of arteriovenous fistula (AVF) dialysis access failure during hemodialysis.Key BenefitsCirculating chymase levels predict AVF failure in chronic hemodialysis patients. Proprietary antibody while other proprietary antibodies do not work as biomarkers. The ability to predict AVF failure may help provider...
Published: 4/23/2012       Inventor(s): Haimanot (Monnie) Wasse, Ahsan Husain, Angel Rivera
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