Patents by Inventor Todd James Harris

Todd James Harris 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: 20180071024
    Abstract: Embodiments of the invention relate to enhanced efficacy of agents (such as drugs) for treatment of skin tissue with photoactive particles, such as plasmonic nanoparticles, and light. Enhanced efficacy may result from, for example, enhanced delivery, activity, or release of the drug that is caused by the localized heat generated via the nanoparticles. Treatments are useful for cosmetic, diagnostic and therapeutic applications.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 18, 2016
    Publication date: March 15, 2018
    Inventor: Todd James Harris
  • Publication number: 20170151330
    Abstract: Enhanced delivery of compositions for treatment of skin tissue with photoactive plasmonic nanoparticles and light, with embodiments relating to delivery devices using, for example, ultrasound. Treatments are useful for cosmetic, diagnostic and therapeutic applications.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 14, 2017
    Publication date: June 1, 2017
    Inventors: Todd James Harris, Alice Ann Chen Kim
  • Patent number: 9572880
    Abstract: Enhanced delivery of compositions for treatment of skin tissue with photoactive plasmonic nanoparticles and light, with embodiments relating to delivery devices using, for example, ultrasound. Treatments are useful for cosmetic, diagnostic and therapeutic applications.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 1, 2014
    Date of Patent: February 21, 2017
    Assignee: Sienna Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Todd James Harris, Alice Ann Chen Kim
  • Publication number: 20170000547
    Abstract: Treatment of skin tissue with photoactive materials and light, such as nanoparticles and formulations which are useful for cosmetic, diagnostic and therapeutic applications to mammals such as humans. In particular, embodiments of thermal treatment of the skin surface with metal nanoparticles in surfactant containing solutions are disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 16, 2016
    Publication date: January 5, 2017
    Inventors: Todd James Harris, Alice Ann Chen Kim
  • Patent number: 9446126
    Abstract: Treatment of skin tissue with photoactive materials and light, such as nanoparticles and formulations which are useful for cosmetic, diagnostic and therapeutic applications to mammals such as humans. In particular, embodiments of thermal treatment of acne with coated metal nanoparticles are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 20, 2016
    Assignee: Sienna Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Todd James Harris, Alice Ann Chen Kim
  • Patent number: 9439965
    Abstract: Treatment of skin tissue with photoactive materials and light, such as nanoparticles and formulations which are useful for cosmetic, diagnostic and therapeutic applications to mammals such as humans. In particular, embodiments of thermal treatment of the skin surface with metal nanoparticles in surfactant containing solutions are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2016
    Assignee: Sienna Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Todd James Harris, Alice Ann Chen Kim
  • Patent number: 9439964
    Abstract: Treatment of skin tissue with photoactive materials and light, such as nanoparticles and formulations which are useful for cosmetic, diagnostic and therapeutic applications to mammals such as humans. In particular, embodiments of thermal treatment of the skin surface with coated metal nanoparticles are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2016
    Assignee: Sienna Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Todd James Harris, Alice Ann Chen Kim
  • Patent number: 9433676
    Abstract: Treatment of skin tissue with photoactive materials and light, such as nanoparticles and formulations which are useful for cosmetic, diagnostic and therapeutic applications to mammals such as humans. In particular, embodiments of hair removal with nanoparticles with coatings that facilitate selective removal from the skin Surface are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2016
    Assignee: Sienna Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Todd James Harris, Alice Ann Chen Kim
  • Patent number: 9433678
    Abstract: Treatment of skin tissue with photoactive materials and light, such as nanoparticles and formulations which are useful for cosmetic, diagnostic and therapeutic applications to mammals such as humans. in particular, embodiments of thermal treatment of acne with metal nanoparticles in surfactant containing solutions are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2016
    Assignee: Sienna Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Todd James Harris, Alice Ann Chen Kim
  • Patent number: 9433677
    Abstract: Treatment of skin tissue with photoactive materials and light, such as nanoparticles and formulations which are useful for cosmetic, diagnostic and therapeutic applications to mammals such as humans. In particular, embodiments of thermal treatment of a pilosebaceous unit with metal nanoparticles in surfactant containing solutions are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2016
    Assignee: Sienna Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Todd James Harris, Alice Ann Chen Kim
  • Patent number: 9427467
    Abstract: Treatment of skin tissue with photoactive materials and light, such as nanoparticles and formulations which are useful for cosmetic, diagnostic and therapeutic applications to mammals such as humans. In particular, embodiments of hair removal with metal nanoparticles in surfactant containing solutions are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2014
    Date of Patent: August 30, 2016
    Assignee: Sienna Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Todd James Harris, Alice Ann Chen Kim
  • Patent number: 9421260
    Abstract: Treatment of skin tissue with photoactive materials and light, such as nanoparticles and formulations which are useful for cosmetic, diagnostic and therapeutic applications to mammals such as humans. In particular, embodiments of thermal treatment of acne with nanoparticles with coatings that facilitate selective removal from the skin surface are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2014
    Date of Patent: August 23, 2016
    Assignee: Sienna Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Todd James Harris, Alice Ann Chen Kim
  • Patent number: 9421261
    Abstract: Treatment of skin tissue with photoactive materials and light, such as nanoparticles and formulations which are useful for cosmetic, diagnostic and therapeutic applications to mammals such as humans. In particular, embodiments of thermal treatment of the skin surface with nanoparticles with coatings that facilitate selective removal from the skin surface are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2014
    Date of Patent: August 23, 2016
    Assignee: Sienna Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Todd James Harris, Alice Ann Chen Kim
  • Patent number: 9421259
    Abstract: Treatment of skin tissue with photoactive materials and light, such as nanoparticles and formulations which are useful for cosmetic, diagnostic and therapeutic applications to mammals such as humans. In particular, embodiments of hair removal with coated metal nanoparticles are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2014
    Date of Patent: August 23, 2016
    Assignee: Sienna Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Todd James Harris, Alice Ann Chen Kim
  • Patent number: 9061056
    Abstract: Provided are nanoparticles and formulations which are useful for cosmetic, diagnostic and therapeutic applications to mammals such as humans.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 26, 2011
    Date of Patent: June 23, 2015
    Assignee: Sienna Labs, Inc.
    Inventors: Todd James Harris, Alice Ann Chen
  • Publication number: 20150005691
    Abstract: Treatment of skin tissue with photoactive materials and light, such as nanoparticles and formulations which are useful for cosmetic, diagnostic and therapeutic applications to mammals such as humans. In particular, embodiments of thermal treatment of a pilosebaceous unit with metal nanoparticles in surfactant containing solutions are disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 28, 2014
    Publication date: January 1, 2015
    Inventors: Todd James Harris, Alice Ann Chen Kim
  • Publication number: 20140371655
    Abstract: Treatment of skin tissue with photoactive materials and light, such as nanoparticles and formulations which are useful for cosmetic, diagnostic and therapeutic applications to mammals such as humans. In particular, embodiments of thermal treatment of acne with coated metal nanoparticles are disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 28, 2014
    Publication date: December 18, 2014
    Inventors: Todd James Harris, Alice Ann Chen Kim
  • Publication number: 20140371664
    Abstract: Treatment of skin tissue with photoactive materials and light, such as nanoparticles and formulations which are useful for cosmetic, diagnostic and therapeutic applications to mammals such as humans. In particular, embodiments of thermal treatment of the skin surface with nanoparticles with coatings that facilitate selective removal from the skin surface are disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 28, 2014
    Publication date: December 18, 2014
    Inventors: Todd James Harris, Alice Ann Chen Kim
  • Publication number: 20140371657
    Abstract: Treatment of skin tissue with photoactive materials and light, such as nanoparticles and formulations which are useful for cosmetic, diagnostic and therapeutic applications to mammals such as humans. In particular, embodiments of thermal treatment of a pilosebaceous unit with coated metal nanoparticles are disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 28, 2014
    Publication date: December 18, 2014
    Inventors: Todd James Harris, Alice Ann Chen Kim
  • Publication number: 20140371654
    Abstract: Treatment of skin tissue with photoactive materials and light, such as nanoparticles and formulations which are useful for cosmetic, diagnostic and therapeutic applications to mammals such as humans. In particular, embodiments of hair removal with nanoparticles with coatings that facilitate selective removal from the skin Surface are disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 28, 2014
    Publication date: December 18, 2014
    Inventors: Todd James Harris, Alice Ann Chen Kim