Patents by Inventor J. Amber Jennings

J. Amber Jennings 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: 20210154264
    Abstract: Compositions of chitosan and one or more polyalcohols, such as mannitol and polyethylene glycol, and methods of use thereof, are provided. The disclosed compositions can deliver high concentrations of localized antimicrobials and metabolites to make infections more susceptible to antimicrobials. The disclosed compositions may be used to deliver biologically active agents to an infection at a site of trauma or surrounding an indwelling medical device, to treat an infection caused by persister bacterial cells, and to treat and/or prevent the formation of biofilm bacteria on an indwelling medical device or surrounding tissue.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 23, 2020
    Publication date: May 27, 2021
    Applicant: The University of Memphis Research Foundation
    Inventors: J. Amber Jennings, Leslie Pace, Madison N. Brown