Patents by Inventor Hideshige Moriya

Hideshige Moriya 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).

  • Publication number: 20030108531
    Abstract: A gene which is used for transfection into a bony tissue with a gene gun. The gene can well repair a cartilage defective portion to a nearly normal state by transfecting it in the bony tissue for transplantation in the cartilage defective portion without affecting the bony tissue.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 30, 2002
    Publication date: June 12, 2003
    Inventors: Hideshige Moriya, Yuichi Wada
  • Patent number: 5010879
    Abstract: A device for correcting spinal deformities by attachment to portions of the spine of a patient has an elongated rod with a smooth outer peripheral surface, hook members each of which is formed with a hook-like engagement member on one end and a retaining portion through which the elongated rod is loosely inserted, and wedge-like members each in the form of a cylinder with a slit which is provided with a flange on one end. After the elongated rod is loosely inserted into the retaining portions of said hook members with a predetermined play, the wedge-like members mounted on the elongated rod are forcibly inserted into interstices formed between the loosely fitted rod and hook members, to thereby firmly fix the hook members with the elongated rod.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 17, 1989
    Date of Patent: April 30, 1991
    Assignee: Tanaka Medical Instrument Manufacturing Co.
    Inventors: Hideshige Moriya, Hiroshi Kitahara, Shohei Minami, Keijiro Isobe, Yoshinori Nakata, Chiaki Tanaka