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Summary for Patent: 7,531,518
Title:Method for fostering bone formation and preservation
Abstract: A method of inducing bone formation in a subject in need of such inducement comprises the steps of mechanically inducing an increase in osteoblast activity in the subject and elevating blood concentration of at least one bone anabolic agent in the subject. The method steps may be performed in any order, but in sufficient time proximity that the elevated concentration of the anabolic agent and the mechanically induced increase in osteoblast activity overlaps. The method may additionally comprise providing the subject with an elevated blood concentration of at least one antiresorptive agent, wherein the elevated concentration is sufficient to prevent resorption of new bone growth produced due to the osteoblast activity. Use of the method permits targeting of specific bones of the subject for bone production and preservation, faster bone production and earlier discontinuation of bone anabolic pharmaceuticals. Kits adapted for performing the method are provided.
Inventor(s): Vignery; Agnes (Branford, CT), Mehta; Nozer M. (Randolph, NJ), Gilligan; James P. (Union, NJ)
Assignee: Unigene Laboratories Inc. (Boonton, NJ) Yale University (New Haven, CT)
Application Number:11/128,095
Patent Claims:see list of patent claims

Details for Patent 7,531,518

Applicant Tradename Biologic Ingredient Dosage Form BLA Approval Date Patent No. Expiredate
Nps Pharmaceuticals, Inc. NATPARA parathyroid hormone For Injection 125511 2015-01-23 ⤷  Try it Free 2024-05-14
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