Patents by Inventor Thomas Bottcher

Thomas Bottcher 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: 20130232927
    Abstract: The invention relates to a separating device for separating a multiphase medium, comprising a cyclone separating device (1) that provokes an at least partial distribution of at least two phases of said medium with the formation of a vortex flow for the medium. The invention is characterized in that each phase, which has a lower density compared to the respective other phase, is separated from said other phase and can be guided out of the separating device by means of a collecting device (35, 37).
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 28, 2011
    Publication date: September 12, 2013
    Inventors: Bernhard Schlichter, Ralf Wnuk, Thomas Böttcher, Christoph Winter, Klaus Kimmerle
  • Publication number: 20110196027
    Abstract: The present invention relates to specific beta-lactone compounds and compositions thereof for the treatment of infections, such as, e.g., infections with bacteria or infections with protozoa, in particular infections with Gram-positive and/or Gram-negative bacteria and of infectious diseases caused by or related to Gram-positive and/or Gram-negative bacteria, and to the modulation of virulence of Gram-positive and/or Gram-negative bacteria or of protozoa by specific beta-lactone compounds. The invention further relates to the use of the compounds or compositions for preventing or eliminating biofilms.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 4, 2009
    Publication date: August 11, 2011
    Inventors: Stephan A. Sieber, Thomas Böttcher