Patents by Inventor Neill Jordon TURNER

Neill Jordon TURNER 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: 20190374683
    Abstract: Provided are methods for preparing sterilized, gelled, solubilized extracellular matrix (ECM) compositions useful as cell growth substrates. Also provided are compositions prepared according to the methods as well as uses for the compositions. In one embodiment a device, such as a prosthesis, is provided which comprises an inorganic matrix into which the gelled, solubilized ECM is dispersed to facilitate in-growth of cells into the ECM and thus adaptation and/or attachment of the device to a patient.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 3, 2019
    Publication date: December 12, 2019
    Inventors: Stephen F. Badylak, Christopher Lee Dearth, Timothy Joseph Keane, JR., Neill Jordon Turner
  • Patent number: 10213526
    Abstract: Provided are methods for preparing sterilized, gelled, solubilized extracellular matrix (ECM) compositions useful as cell growth substrates. Also provided are compositions prepared according to the methods as well as uses for the compositions. In one embodiment a device, such as a prosthesis, is provided which comprises an inorganic matrix into which the gelled, solubilized ECM is dispersed to facilitate in-growth of cells into the ECM and thus adaptation and/or attachment of the device to a patient.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 20, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 26, 2019
    Assignee: University of Pittsburgh-Of the Commonwealth System of Higher Education
    Inventors: Stephen F. Badylak, Christopher Lee Dearth, Timothy Joseph Keane, Jr., Neill Jordon Turner
  • Publication number: 20170173217
    Abstract: Provided are methods for preparing sterilized, gelled, solubilized extracellular matrix (ECM) compositions useful as cell growth substrates. Also provided are compositions prepared according to the methods as well as uses for the compositions. In one embodiment a device, such as a prosthesis, is provided which comprises an inorganic matrix into which the gelled, solubilized ECM is dispersed to facilitate in-growth of cells into the ECM and thus adaptation and/or attachment of the device to a patient.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 20, 2015
    Publication date: June 22, 2017
    Inventors: Stephen F. BADYLAK, Christopher Lee DEARTH, Timothy Joseph KEANE Jr., Neill Jordon TURNER