Patents by Inventor Ekta MAKWANA

Ekta MAKWANA 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: 10959932
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is mucin-coated silica, compositions comprising the same, and methods of promoting the aggregation and/or clearance of oral bacteria using such compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 30, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 30, 2021
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Carlo Daep, Michael Fitzgerald, Ekta Makwana, Peter R. Hilliard, Jr., Shamim Ansari, Robert D'Ambrogio
  • Patent number: 10912731
    Abstract: This application provides, among other things, novel aqueous biphasic oral care compositions comprising two distinct aqueous phases, useful for combining and delivering poorly compatible ingredients, for example to deliver effective levels of cationic antibacterial agents in combination with anionic polymers, e.g. that protect against erosion and staining, by addition of a stabilizing amount of a polyamine, e.g. lysine, and methods for making and using the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 4, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 9, 2021
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Carl Myers, Rehana Begum-Gafur, Jeffrey Merl Miller, Ekta Makwana
  • Publication number: 20200405598
    Abstract: This invention relates to oral care compositions comprising a first source of stannous, a second source of stannous, wherein the second source of stannous contains stannous pyrophosphate, and a zinc source selected from the group consisting of: zinc oxide, zinc citrate, zinc lactate, and combinations thereof, as well as to methods of using and of making these compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 20, 2020
    Publication date: December 31, 2020
    Applicant: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Paul THOMSON, Ekta MAKWANA, Robert D'AMBROGIO, Nihal DOGU
  • Publication number: 20200206108
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to oral care compositions providing oral and/or systemic benefits. In some embodiments, the oral care compositions of the present disclosure comprise arginine or a salt thereof, and one or more zinc ion sources (e.g., zinc oxide and zinc citrate), as well as to methods of making these compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 16, 2019
    Publication date: July 2, 2020
    Applicant: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Carlo DAEP, Ekta MAKWANA, Lynette ZAIDEL, Ying YANG, Harsh Mahendra TRIVEDI
  • Publication number: 20200199643
    Abstract: Described herein are methods and systems for identifying a composition having anti-pathogenic activity; evaluating the anti-pathogenic activity of a composition; measuring the metabolic function of a pathogen; and/or comparing the anti-pathogenic performance of a plurality of compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 5, 2019
    Publication date: June 25, 2020
    Applicant: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Ekta MAKWANA, Carlo DAEP
  • Publication number: 20190175464
    Abstract: This application provides, among other things, novel aqueous monophasic compositions useful for combining and delivering poorly compatible ingredients, for example to deliver effective levels of cationic antibacterial agents in combination with anionic polymers, e.g. that protect against erosion and staining, by addition of a stabilizing amount of a polyamine, e.g. lysine, and methods for making and using the same.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 10, 2018
    Publication date: June 13, 2019
    Applicant: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Carl MYERS, Guillaume PICQUET, Ekta MAKWANA
  • Publication number: 20190038545
    Abstract: This application provides, among other things, novel aqueous biphasic oral care compositions comprising two distinct aqueous phases, useful for combining and delivering poorly compatible ingredients, for example to deliver effective levels of cationic antibacterial agents in combination with anionic polymers, e.g. that protect against erosion and staining, by addition of a stabilizing amount of a polyamine, e.g. lysine, and methods for making and using the same.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 4, 2017
    Publication date: February 7, 2019
    Applicant: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Carl Myers, Rehana Begum-Gafur, Jeffrey Merl Miller, Ekta Makwana
  • Publication number: 20190015313
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is mucin-coated silica, compositions comprising the same, and methods of promoting the aggregation and/or clearance of oral bacteria using such compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 30, 2016
    Publication date: January 17, 2019
    Applicant: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Carlo DAEP, Michael FITZGERALD, Ekta MAKWANA, Peter R. HILLIARD, JR., Shamim ANSARI, Robert D'AMBROGIO