Patents by Inventor Michele Boushira

Michele Boushira 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: 5834418
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for the preparation of porcine platelet-extract containing matured growth factors, which comprises the steps of: a) centrifuging whole porcine blood at about 1000 g to about 5000 g to isolate the platelets from the platelet-rich-plasma; b) resuspending the isolated platelets of step a) in Plasma-Lyte A and centrifuging to concentrate the platelets; c) washing the concentrated platelets of step b); d) lyophilizing the washed platelets of step c); whereby causing lysis of the platelets and producing the platelet extract in optimal amount.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 20, 1996
    Date of Patent: November 10, 1998
    Assignee: Theratechnologies, Inc.
    Inventors: Paul Brazeau, Thierry Abribat, Michel Ibea, Michele Boushira