Patents by Inventor Joseph Thomas MOROTT, JR.

Joseph Thomas MOROTT, JR. 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: 20170319486
    Abstract: A dry granulation process using a twin-screw extruder for granulating a powder mixture which includes at least one active ingredient and at least one carrier. The process includes steps of kneading the powder mixture in the screw barrel of the twin-screw extruder at a barrel temperature below a melting point of the at least one active ingredient and a melting point or a glass transition temperature of the at least one carrier to provide a kneaded powder mixture, and extruding the kneaded powder mixture to form granules. Granules and tablets produced using the dry granulation process in the twin-screw extruder are also provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 21, 2017
    Publication date: November 9, 2017
    Inventors: Sampada Bhaskar UPADHYE, Ronald S. VLADYKA,, Michael Andrew REPKA, Jun-Bom PARK, Roshan Vijay TIWARI, Hemlata Gunga PATIL, Joseph Thomas MOROTT, JR., Wenli LU