Patents by Inventor Daranee Versluis

Daranee Versluis has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 10314771
    Abstract: An oral composition is provided comprising crosslinked polyvinylpyrrolidone (PVP) and xylitol. The xylitol and the crosslinked PVP are in a ratio of about 5:1, and the oral composition is in the form of a lozenge or lollipop. Methods are also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 6, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2019
    Assignee: University of Tennessee Research Foundation
    Inventors: Mojdeh Dehghan, Daranee Versluis, Hassan Almoazen
  • Publication number: 20180092817
    Abstract: An oral composition is provided comprising crosslinked polyvinylpyrrolidone (PVP) and xylitol. The xylitol and the crosslinked PVP are in a ratio of about 5:1, and the oral composition is in the form of a lozenge or lollipop. Methods are also provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 6, 2017
    Publication date: April 5, 2018
    Inventors: Mojdeh Dehghan, Daranee Versluis, Hassan Almoazen
  • Publication number: 20170319444
    Abstract: Methods and compositions are provided for reducing, treating or preventing dental erosion in a patient in need of such treatment, the methods and compositions comprising administering a therapeutically effective amount of an alkalinizing agent and a re-mineralizing agent to the teeth.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 24, 2017
    Publication date: November 9, 2017
    Inventors: Mojdeh Dehghan, Daranee Versluis-Tantbirojn
  • Patent number: 9744108
    Abstract: Methods and compositions are provided for reducing, treating or preventing dental erosion in a patient in need of such treatment, the methods and compositions comprising administering a therapeutically effective amount of an alkalinizing agent and a re-mineralizing agent to the teeth. Dental erosion is a significant oral health problem that affects millions of individuals around the world. Erosive tooth wear can cause significant tooth damage compromising the esthetics and function of teeth, requiring extensive dental treatment.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 28, 2014
    Date of Patent: August 29, 2017
    Assignee: University of Tennessee Research Foundation
    Inventors: Mojdeh Dehghan, Daranee Versluis-Tantbirojn
  • Publication number: 20160000664
    Abstract: Methods and compositions are provided for reducing, treating or preventing dental erosion in a patient in need of such treatment, the methods and compositions comprising administering a therapeutically effective amount of an alkalinizing agent and a re-mineralizing agent to the teeth. Dental erosion is a significant oral health problem that affects millions of individuals around the world. Erosive tooth wear can cause significant tooth damage compromising the esthetics and function of teeth, requiring extensive dental treatment.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2014
    Publication date: January 7, 2016
    Inventors: Mojdeh Dehghan, Daranee Versluis-Tantbirojn