Patents by Inventor Ralph Peter Santarpia, III

Ralph Peter Santarpia, III 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: 20200138697
    Abstract: Provided herein are, inter alia, methods of treating, repairing, mitigating, and/or reducing the incidence, size or visibility of white spot lesions on teeth by administering oral care compositions comprising partially hydrolyzed plant protein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 24, 2018
    Publication date: May 7, 2020
    Inventors: LaTonya KILPATRICK-LIVERMAN, Jianhong QIU, Thomas SUBKOWSKI, Stefan JENEWEIN, Marvin KAROS, Claus BOLLSCHWEILER, Nina SCHNEIDER, Ralph Peter SANTARPIA, III, Volker WENDEL
  • Publication number: 20200113805
    Abstract: A film forming composition and methods for preventing acid erosion of teeth and preventing the formation of caries on teeth are disclosed. The film forming composition may include a hydrophobic copolymer, a fluoride compound, and an orally acceptable solvent. The film forming composition may also include a cellulose derivative, a rosin, a fluoride compound, and an orally acceptable solvent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 16, 2018
    Publication date: April 16, 2020
    Applicant: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Rong DONG, Wei WANG, Paloma PIMENTA, Ralph Peter SANTARPIA III, Shira PILCH
  • Patent number: 10543163
    Abstract: The application discloses dentifrice compositions comprising arginine together with fluoride, phosphate and pyrophosphate salts, in a dentifrice base with a calcium-free silica abrasive, which compositions provide enhanced remineralization, together with methods of using and of making these compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 3, 2013
    Date of Patent: January 28, 2020
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Ralph Peter Santarpia, III, Richard J. Sullivan, Irene Petrou, Wilbens Josias, Richard S. Robinson
  • Publication number: 20180296453
    Abstract: This invention relates to oral care compositions comprising an effective amount of a basic amino acid in free or salt form, together with an anionic surfactant, and to methods of using and of making such compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 20, 2018
    Publication date: October 18, 2018
    Applicant: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Michael Prencipe, Diane CUMMINS, Ravi SUBRAMANYAM, Richard SULLIVAN, Ralph Peter SANTARPIA III, Sarita Vera MELLO, Lynette ZAIDEL, Suman CHOPRA, Qin WANG, Gary TAMBS, Virginia Monsul BARNES, Donghui WU, Andre MORGAN, Rajnish KOHLI, Richard ROBINSON, Sergio LEITE, Eric SIMON
  • Patent number: 9682026
    Abstract: This invention relates to oral care compositions comprising an effective amount of a salt of a basic amino acid the salt having a pH in an unbuffered solution of less than about 7.5; an effective amount of a soluble fluoride salt; and a particulate material which has a pH in an unbuffered solution of less than about 7.5; and to methods of using and of making such compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 28, 2008
    Date of Patent: June 20, 2017
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Rajnish Kohli, Richard Scott Robinson, Sergio Leite, Eric A. Simon, Richard J. Sullivan, Ralph Peter Santarpia, III, Michael Prencipe, Ravi Subramanyam, Sarita V. Mello, Donghui Wu, Suman Chopra, Andre M. Morgan, Diane Cummins, Lynette Zaidel, Qin Wang, Gary Edward Tambs, Virginia Monsul Barnes
  • Patent number: 9682027
    Abstract: This invention relates to oral care compositions comprising a basic amino acid or salt thereof, and a small particle fraction: and to methods of using and of making these compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 28, 2008
    Date of Patent: June 20, 2017
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Michael Prencipe, Diane Cummins, Richard Scott Robinson, Sarita V. Mello, Richard J. Sullivan, Suman Chopra, Karen J. DePierro, Lynette Zaidel, Constantina Christopoulou, Ravi Subramanyam, Donghui Wu, Andre M. Morgan, Ralph Peter Santarpia, III, Qin Wang, Gary Edward Tambs, Rajnish Kohli, Virginia Monsul Barnes, Sergio Leite, Eric A. Simon
  • Patent number: 9526681
    Abstract: Described herein are oral compositions comprising a basic amino acid, in free or salt form, and a sesquiterpene alcohol; and methods of making and using the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 3, 2012
    Date of Patent: December 27, 2016
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Ralph Peter Santarpia, III, Iraklis Pappas, Elizabeth Gittins
  • Patent number: 9376722
    Abstract: This, intention relates to methods of assessing the bioflora of the mouth and of providing appropriate treatment utilizing a basic amino acid in accordance with the assessment.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 6, 2009
    Date of Patent: June 28, 2016
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Richard Scott Sullivan, Yanan Hu, Laurence Du-Thumm, Stacey Lavender, Ralph Peter Santarpia, III, Zhiqiang Liu
  • Publication number: 20150335551
    Abstract: Described herein are oral compositions comprising a basic amino acid, in free or salt form, and a sesquiterpene alcohol; and methods of making and using the same.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 3, 2012
    Publication date: November 26, 2015
    Inventors: Ralph Peter Santarpia, III, Iraklis Pappas, Elizabeth Gittins
  • Publication number: 20110085990
    Abstract: This, intention relates to methods of assessing the biofiora of the mouth and of providing appropriate treatment utilizing a basic amino acid in accordance with the assessment.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 6, 2009
    Publication date: April 14, 2011
    Inventors: Richard Scott Sullivan, Laurence Du Thumm, Yanan Hu, Stacey Lavender, Ralph Peter Santarpia, III, Zhiqiang Liu
  • Publication number: 20110044914
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to effervescent cleaning compositions comprising a basic amino acid.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 6, 2009
    Publication date: February 24, 2011
    Applicant: Colgate -Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Rajnish Kohli, Richard Scott Robinson, Ralph Peter Santarpia, III, James R. Brown
  • Publication number: 20090202455
    Abstract: This invention relates to oral care compositions comprising an effective amount of a salt of a basic amino acid the salt having a pH in an unbuffered solution of less than about 7.5; an effective amount of a soluble fluoride salt; and a particulate material which has a pH in an unbuffered solution of less than about 7.5; and to methods of using and of making such compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 28, 2008
    Publication date: August 13, 2009
    Applicant: COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY
    Inventors: Rajnish Kohli, Richard Scott Robinson, Sergio Leite, Eric A. Simon, Richard J. Sullivan, Ralph Peter Santarpia, III, Michael Prencipe, Ravi Subramanyam, Sarita V. Mello, Donghui Wu, Suman Chopra, Andre M. Morgan, Diane Cummins, Lynette Zaidel, Qin Wang, Gary Edward Tambs, Virginia Monsul Barnes
  • Publication number: 20090202456
    Abstract: The invention relates to novel arginine salts, compositions comprising them, and their uses.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 28, 2008
    Publication date: August 13, 2009
    Applicant: COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY
    Inventors: Michael Prencipe, Guofeng Xu, Ravi Subramanyam, Donghui Wu, Diane Cummins, Richard J. Sullivan, Ralph Peter Santarpia, III, Sarita V. Mello, Lynette Zaidel, Suman Chopra, Qin Wang, Gary Edward Tambs, Virginia Monsul Barnes, Andre M. Morgan, Rajnish Kohli, Richard Scott Robinson, Sergio Leite, Eric A. Simon
  • Publication number: 20090202454
    Abstract: This invention relates to oral care compositions comprising an effective amount of a basic amino acid in free or salt form, together with an antibacterial agent, and to methods of using and of making such compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 28, 2008
    Publication date: August 13, 2009
    Applicant: COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY
    Inventors: Michael Prencipe, Ravi Subramanyam, Sarita V. Mello, Donghui Wu, Suman Chopra, Andre M. Morgan, Diane Cummins, Richard J. Sullivan, Ralph Peter Santarpia, III, Lynette Zaidel, Qin Wang, Gary Edward Tambs, Virginia Monsul Barnes, Rajnish Kohli, Richard Scott Robinson, Sergio Leite, Eric A. Simon
  • Publication number: 20090202452
    Abstract: The invention includes methods of cleaning an oral surface, maintaining oral health and/or increasing oral health. Such methods encompass contacting an oral surface with a primary oral care composition at least once daily, contacting the oral surface with a periodic oral care maintenance composition at least once monthly, wherein the periodic oral care maintenance composition comprises a basic amino acid, in free or salt form and optionally contacting the oral surface with a periodic oral care cleaning composition at least once monthly. The periodic oral care cleaning compositions suitable for use in the method comprise an abrasive system.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 17, 2008
    Publication date: August 13, 2009
    Applicant: COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY
    Inventors: Richard Scott Robinson, Richard J. Sullivan, Michael Prencipe, Rajnish Kohli, Isabelle Van Rycke, Richard Lovell, Sergio Leite, Eric A. Simon, Ralph Peter Santarpia, III, Diane Cummins, Sarita V. Mello, Suman Chopra, Karen J. DePierro, Lynette Zaidel, Constantina Christopoulou, Ravi Subramanyam, Donghui Wu, Andre M. Morgan, Qin Wang, Gary Edward Tambs, Virginia Monsul Barnes
  • Publication number: 20090202450
    Abstract: This invention relates to oral care compositions comprising an effective amount of a basic amino acid in free or salt form, together with an anionic surfactant, and to methods of using and of making such compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 28, 2008
    Publication date: August 13, 2009
    Applicant: COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY
    Inventors: Michael Prencipe, Diane Cummins, Ravi Subramanayam, Richard J. Sullivan, Ralph Peter Santarpia, III, Sarita V. Mello, Lynette Zaidel, Suman Chopra, Qin Wang, Gary Edward Tambs, Virginia Monsul Barnes, Donghui Wu, Andre M. Morgan, Rajnish Kohli, Richard Scott Robinson, Sergio Leite, Eric A. Simon
  • Publication number: 20090202451
    Abstract: This invention relates to oral care compositions comprising a basic amino acid or salt thereof, and a small particle fraction: and to methods of using and of making these compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 28, 2008
    Publication date: August 13, 2009
    Applicant: COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY
    Inventors: Michael Prencipe, Diane Cummins, Richard Scott Robinson, Sarita V. Mello, Richard J. Sullivan, Suman Chopra, Karen J. DePierro, Lynette Zaidel, Constantina Christopoulou, Ravi Subramanyam, Donghui Wu, Andre M. Morgan, Ralph Peter Santarpia, III, Qin Wang, Gary Edward Tambs, Rajnish Kohli, Virginia Monsul Barnes, Sergio Leite, Eric A. Simon
  • Publication number: 20090053267
    Abstract: Dentifrice composition and method of using such dentifrice composition to ameliorate dry mouth, where the dentifrice composition includes an orally acceptable vehicle having distributed therein silicone oil beads, and wherein the dentifrice composition has a viscosity of at least about 20,000 centipoise.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 20, 2007
    Publication date: February 26, 2009
    Inventors: Karen DePierro, Ralph Peter Santarpia, III, John Pierre Curtis, Hollandra Niles, Joann Darcy-Siegel, Bernie L. Blackwell