Patents by Inventor Koichi OTOMO

Koichi OTOMO 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: 10774312
    Abstract: It is an object of the present invention to provide a method for producing frozen mesenchymal cells maintaining a viability and an adhesion rate similar to those of cells obtained through a step of culture, without undergoing a step of culturing cells before cryopreservation step. The method comprises dissociating cells by treating a tissue with proteolytic enzymes and cryopreserving the cells. The present invention provides a method for producing frozen mesenchymal cells maintaining a viability and an adhesion rate similar to those of culturing cells without a step of culturings cells before cryopreserving.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 2, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2020
    Assignee: ADVANCED CELL TECHNOLOGY AND ENGINEERING LTD.
    Inventors: Toshimitsu Higa, Kenji Otani, Koichi Otomo
  • Publication number: 20180346880
    Abstract: It is an object of the present invention to provide a method for producing frozen mesenchymal cells maintaining a viability and an adhesion rate similar to those of cells obtained through a step of culture, without undergoing a step of culturing cells before cryopreservation step. The method comprises dissociating cells by treating a tissue with proteolytic enzymes and cryopreserving the cells. The present invention provides a method for producing frozen mesenchymal cells maintaining a viability and an adhesion rate similar to those of culturing cells without a step of culturings cells before cryopreserving.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 2, 2016
    Publication date: December 6, 2018
    Inventors: Toshimitsu HIGA, Kenji OTANI, Koichi OTOMO