Patents by Inventor Morgan V. FEDORCHAK

Morgan V. FEDORCHAK 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: 20220296512
    Abstract: A method comprising treating a periocular wound in a subject, comprising topically administering to the periocular wound a composition comprising at least one thermoresponsive gel.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 2, 2022
    Publication date: September 22, 2022
    Applicant: University of Pittsburgh - Of the Commonwealth System of Higher Education
    Inventors: Morgan V. Fedorchak, Jenny Yu, Michael A. Washington
  • Publication number: 20220296716
    Abstract: A method for treating an ocular disorder in a subject comprising administering a therapeutic agent-loaded carrier to an ocular site of the subject in need thereof, wherein the therapeutic agent loaded-carrier provides controlled delivery of the therapeutic agent under conditions suitable for recruiting regulatory T cells to an ocular region of interest or inducing regulatory T cells in an ocular region of interest.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 7, 2022
    Publication date: September 22, 2022
    Applicant: University of Pittsburgh - Of the Commonwealth System of Higher Education
    Inventors: Steven R. Little, Michelle L. Guaragno, Andrew J. Glowacki, Morgan V. Fedorchak, Stephen C. Balmert
  • Patent number: 11395853
    Abstract: A method for treating an ocular disorder in a subject comprising administering a therapeutic agent-loaded carrier to an ocular site of the subject in need thereof, wherein the therapeutic agent loaded-carrier provides controlled delivery of the therapeutic agent under conditions suitable for recruiting regulatory T cells to an ocular region of interest or inducing regulatory T cells in an ocular region of interest.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 20, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 26, 2022
    Assignee: University of Pittsburgh - Of the Commonwealth System of Higher Education
    Inventors: Steven R. Little, Michelle L. Guaragno, Andrew J. Glowacki, Morgan V. Fedorchak, Stephen C. Balmert
  • Patent number: 11382862
    Abstract: A method comprising treating a periocular wound in a subject, comprising topically administering to the periocular wound a composition comprising at least one thermoresponsive gel.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 15, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 12, 2022
    Assignee: University of Pittsburgh—Of the Commonwealth System of Higher Education
    Inventors: Morgan V. Fedorchak, Jenny Yu, Michael A. Washington
  • Publication number: 20220211632
    Abstract: A method for sustained delivery of an agent to an ocular organ in a subject, comprising topically delivering to the ocular surface a liquid thermoresponsive hydrogel comprising agent-loaded polymer microparticles, wherein the agent is sustainably released for a period of at least five days.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 21, 2022
    Publication date: July 7, 2022
    Inventors: Morgan V. Fedorchak, Steven R. Little, Joel S. Schuman, Anthony Cugini
  • Publication number: 20220202705
    Abstract: A method for sustained delivery of an agent to an ocular organ in a subject, comprising topically delivering to the ocular surface a liquid thermoresponsive hydrogel comprising agent-loaded polymer microparticles, wherein the agent is an antibody, a fusion protein, a chemokine, an interleukin, a growth factor, albumin, immunoglobulin, an interferon, a peptide, stem cell-conditioned media, plasma or serum.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 18, 2022
    Publication date: June 30, 2022
    Applicant: University of Pittsburgh - Of the Commonwealth System of Higher Education
    Inventors: Morgan V. Fedorchak, Steven R. Little, Joel S. Schuman
  • Publication number: 20210015770
    Abstract: Methods for treating an ear condition in a subject, comprising topically administering to the ear of the subject in need thereof a composition comprising: (i) an anti-infective agent-loaded biodegradable polymer microspheres; and (ii) a thermoresponsive hydrogel.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 10, 2018
    Publication date: January 21, 2021
    Applicant: UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH - OF THE COMMONWEALTH SYSTEM OF HIGHER EDUCATION
    Inventors: Morgan V. Fedorchak, Steven R. Little, Joel S. Schuman
  • Publication number: 20200360282
    Abstract: A method comprising treating a periocular wound in a subject, comprising topically administering to the periocular wound a composition comprising at least one thermoresponsive gel.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 15, 2018
    Publication date: November 19, 2020
    Applicant: University of Pittsburgh - Of the Commonwealth System of Higher Education
    Inventors: Morgan V. Fedorchak, Jenny Yu, Michael A. Washington
  • Publication number: 20190099365
    Abstract: A method for sustained delivery of an agent to an ocular organ in a subject, comprising topically delivering to the ocular surface a liquid thermoresponsive hydrogel comprising agent-loaded polymer microparticles, wherein the agent is an antibody, a fusion protein, a chemokine, an interleukin, a growth factor, albumin, immunoglobulin, an interferon, a peptide, stem cell-conditioned media, plasma or serum.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 21, 2017
    Publication date: April 4, 2019
    Applicant: University of Pittsburgh - Of the Commonwealth System of Higher Education
    Inventors: Morgan V. Fedorchak, Steven R. Little, Joel S. Schuman
  • Publication number: 20170367981
    Abstract: A method for treating an ocular disorder in a subject comprising administering a therapeutic agent-loaded carrier to an ocular site of the subject in need thereof, wherein the therapeutic agent loaded-carrier provides controlled delivery of the therapeutic agent under conditions suitable for recruiting regulatory T cells to an ocular region of interest or inducing regulatory T cells in an ocular region of interest.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 20, 2017
    Publication date: December 28, 2017
    Applicant: University of Pittsburgh - Of the Commonwealth System of Higher Education
    Inventors: Steven R. Little, Michelle L. Guaragno, Andrew J. Glowacki, Morgan V. Fedorchak, Stephen C. Balmert
  • Publication number: 20150374633
    Abstract: A method for sustained delivery of an agent to an ocular organ in a subject, comprising topically delivering to the ocular surface a liquid thermoresponsive hydrogel comprising agent-loaded polymer microparticles, wherein the agent is sustainably released for a period of at least five days.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 4, 2014
    Publication date: December 31, 2015
    Applicant: University of Pittsburgh - of the Commonwealth System of Higher Education
    Inventors: Morgan V. FEDORCHAK, Steven R. LITTLE, Joel S. SCHUMAN, Anthony CUGINI