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Patent: 5,173,295


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Summary for Patent: 5,173,295
Title: Method of enhancing the regeneration of injured nerves and adhesive pharamaceutical formulation therefor
Abstract:The regeneration of injured nerves is enhanced by supplying collagenase to the zone of injury of the nerve. Growth of nerve sprouts over the zone of injury is aided by the presence of effective amounts of collagenase during the regeneration process. If the nerve has been severed, collagenase is supplied to the ends of the proximal and distal stumps. A nerve graft may be interposed between the stumps. Natural fibrin has been used as glue to join nerve stumps, and collagenase is effective when used in admixture with fibrin.
Inventor(s): Wehling; Peter (Monheim, DE)
Assignee: Advance Biofactures of Curacao, N.V. (Curacao, AN)
Application Number:07/593,778
Patent Claims:see list of patent claims

Details for Patent 5,173,295

Applicant Tradename Biologic Ingredient Dosage Form BLA Approval Date Patent No. Expiredate
Smith & Nephew, Inc. SANTYL collagenase Ointment 101995 06/04/1965 See Plans and Pricing 2039-02-26
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