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1. (WO2001032100) ASSOCIATING HYDROGELS FOR NUCLEUS PULPOSUS REPLACEMENT IN INTERVERTEBRAL DISCS
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Pub. No.:    WO/2001/032100    International Application No.:    PCT/US2000/029874
Publication Date: 10.05.2001 International Filing Date: 27.10.2000
Chapter 2 Demand Filed:    23.05.2001    
IPC:
A61F 2/44 (2006.01), A61L 27/26 (2006.01)
Applicants: DREXEL UNIVERSITY [US/US]; 32nd and Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19104 (US) (For All Designated States Except US).
MARCOLONGO, Michele, Staud [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
LOWMAN, Anthony, Michael [US/US]; (US) (For US Only)
Inventors: MARCOLONGO, Michele, Staud; (US).
LOWMAN, Anthony, Michael; (US)
Agent: LICATA, Jane, Massey; Law Offices of Jane Massey Licata, 66 E. Main Street, Marlton, NJ 08053 (US)
Priority Data:
60/162,338 29.10.1999 US
Title (EN) ASSOCIATING HYDROGELS FOR NUCLEUS PULPOSUS REPLACEMENT IN INTERVERTEBRAL DISCS
(FR) ASSOCIATION D'HYDROGELS POUR LE REMPLACEMENT DE NUCLEUS PULPOSUS DANS DES DISQUES INTERVERTEBRAUX
Abstract: front page image
(EN)A prosthetic nucleus prepared from blends of polyvinylalcohol and polyvinyl pyrollidone or its copolymers for replacement of the nucleus pulposus in intervertebral discs is provided. Also provided are methods of replacing the nucleus pulposus and treating disc degeneration-associated pain in mammals using this prosthetic nucleus.
(FR)L'invention concerne un nucleus prothétique préparé à partir de mélanges d'alcool polyvinylique et de polyvinylpyrrolidone ou leurs copolymères, destiné au remplacement du nucleus pulposus dans des disques intervertébraux. L'invention concerne également des procédés de remplacement du nucleus pulposus et de traitement des douleurs associées aux dégénérescences discales chez les mammifères à l'aide de ce nucleus prothétique.
Designated States: AE, AG, AL, AM, AT, AU, AZ, BA, BB, BG, BR, BY, BZ, CA, CH, CN, CR, CU, CZ, DE, DK, DM, DZ, EE, ES, FI, GB, GD, GE, GH, GM, HR, HU, ID, IL, IN, IS, JP, KE, KG, KP, KR, KZ, LC, LK, LR, LS, LT, LU, LV, MA, MD, MG, MK, MN, MW, MX, MZ, NO, NZ, PL, PT, RO, RU, SD, SE, SG, SI, SK, SL, TJ, TM, TR, TT, TZ, UA, UG, US, UZ, VN, YU, ZA, ZW.
African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (GH, GM, KE, LS, MW, MZ, SD, SL, SZ, TZ, UG, ZW)
Eurasian Patent Organization (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, MD, RU, TJ, TM)
European Patent Office (AT, BE, CH, CY, DE, DK, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, IE, IT, LU, MC, NL, PT, SE)
African Intellectual Property Organization (BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, GW, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG).
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)