PCT - World Oral Care Formulation Patents Published in 2008

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PCT - WORLD PATENTS IN ORAL CARE PUBLISHED IN 2008




SKIN AND SURFACE DISINFECTANT COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING BOTANICALS

(WO2008157847) 24.12.2008 A61K 31/16 THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK
The present invention relates to a skin or surface disinfectant composition with broad spectrum antimicrobial activity comprising one or more essential oil (and/or one or more component thereof) and one or more fruit acid. The compositions of the invention may be used as non-toxic alternatives to conventional disinfectants or may be added to other antimicrobial agents to enhance their activity. The invention provides effective alternatives to harsher products which may be particularly useful in personal care and household products and where children and/or pet exposure may be a concern.


DENTAL APPLIANCE CLEANING APPARATUS

(WO2008157585) 24.12.2008 A61C 17/00 SMITHKLINE BEECHAM CORPORATION
The present disclosure is an apparatus that includes a housing having a lid pivotally connected to the housing. The lid has an open position and a closed position and a wall with a heating element connected thereto. A removable container can fit inside the housing, and can be divided into a first compartment and a second compartment when the lid is in its closed position. The heating element emits heat when it is activated. The wall is operatively arranged to divide the container into the first compartment and the second compartment when the lid is in the closed position such that the contents of the first compartment are prevented from entering the second compartment.


MONO-, DI- AND POLYOL ALKOXYLATE PHOSPHATE ESTERS IN ORAL CARE FORMULATIONS AND METHODS FOR USING SAME

(WO2008157197) 24.12.2008 A61K 8/55 RHODIA INC.
This invention relates to a composition useful as an oral care composition comprising an organophosphate material, additional oral care composition ingredients, for example, a surfactant agent, and optionally an abrasive agent.


TOPICAL COMPOSITION FOR TREATING PAIN

(WO2008156646) 24.12.2008 A61K 31/01 XVASIVE, INC.
Topical compositions having as the active ingredient a lipid, fatty acid ester, natural wax, sterol, or combinations thereof referred to herein as 'lipophilic vehicle' or 'LV' and methods of use, have been developed for the amelioration or prevention of pain or the sequelae of pain. The composition may be in the form of an ointment, cream, gel, lotion, spray, foam, paste, patch, suspension or dispersion. In the preferred embodiment, the formulation is a gel. The LV may contain a penetration enhancer, most preferably one with membrane disruptive properties. The formulation may be applied to or impregnated into a gauze, wrap, bandage, cotton-tipped stick, adhesive bandage strip, or other support wrap or medical bandage or wound cover. For exa...


DISPOSABLE TOOTHBRUSH AND METHOD

(WO2008154189) 18.12.2008 A46B 11/02 MINASSIAN, Anahit Ani
A disposable toothbrush includes a toothbrush head including a top surface and a plurality of bristles extending substantially perpendicularly from the top surface, the toothbrush head including one or more holes therein; a neck connected to the toothbrush head; and a toothbrush handle connected to the toothbrush head and graspable by a user's hand, the toothbrush handle including a fluid and a fluid actuation mechanism operable by a user's hand for causing the fluid in the toothbrush handle to flow through the neck, through the head, and through the one or more holes of the toothbrush head to contact the plurality of bristles for providing a toothpaste on the bristles.


DENTAL IMPLANT STABILIZING DEVICE

(WO2008153544) 18.12.2008 A61C 8/00 ROSEN, Dan
A stabilizing device for holding a dental implant in place essentially during the period between a dental implantation surgery and the osseointegration of the implant after the surgery. The device includes an implant, a plate member and a fastener for securing the plate member to the implant after the plate member is placed over the mouth side of the maxillary bone.


CONTAINER WITH CAP HOLDER

(WO2008153297) 18.12.2008 B65D 55/16 KWON, Si Joong
Disclosed herein is a container having a cap holder, in which a cap is not detached from a container body even when the cap is opened, and the idle rotation of the cap is prevented even if the cap is not held in the hand, therefore affording a considerably improved sensation of use, and preventing the contamination of the cap. The container includes a container body having a spout, and a cap detachably fastened to the spout. The container includes at least one cap holder. The cap holder has a strip-shaped coupling part extending from a lower position of the spout to a mouth thereof, and an anchoring part provided on an end of the coupling part in such a way that the anchoring part does not interfere with rotation of the cap. The cap has a h...


SILICA GEL MANUFACTURING METHOD AND GELS MADE THEREBY

(WO2008002664) 31.12.2008 C01B 33/12 J.M. HUBER CORPORATION
New silica gel materials and novel methods of producing such are provided. The method itself entails a manner of mixing the reactants together in a one-pot process such that the time required for aging is reduced without compromising the ability to target pore size production. In such a way, the pH of the reaction drives pore size development, thereby permitting a more efficient process to be followed in terms of expensive drying/heating steps being reduced timewise, if not altogether. Furthermore, in one embodiment, the resultant gel materials exhibit a certain pore size minimum while simultaneously exhibiting a degree of softness heretofore unavailable. As such, not only is this novel method more efficient in silica gel manufacture, but t...


CAUSTIC SILICA GEL MANUFACTURING METHOD AND GELS MADE THEREBY

(WO2008002663) 31.12.2008 C01B 33/154 J.M. HUBER CORPORATION
New silica gel materials and novel methods of producing such are provided. The method itself entails a manner of mixing the reactants together in a one-pot process such that the time required for aging is reduced without compromising the ability to target pore size production. In such a way, the pH of the reaction drives pore size development, thereby permitting a more efficient process to be followed in terms of expensive drying/heating steps being reduced timewise, if not altogether. Furthermore, in one embodiment, the resultant gel materials exhibit a certain pore size minimum while simultaneously exhibiting a degree of softness heretofore unavailable. As such, not only is this novel method more efficient in silica gel manufacture, but t...


COMPOSITE CAUSTIC SILICA GEL MANUFACTURING METHOD AND GELS MADE THEREBY

(WO2008002662) 31.12.2008 C01B 33/12 J.M. HUBER CORPORATION
New silica gel materials and novel methods of producing such are provided. The method itself entails a manner of mixing the reactants together in a one-pot process such that the time required for aging is reduced without compromising the ability to target pore size production. In such a way, the pH of the reaction drives pore size development, thereby permitting a more efficient process to be followed in terms of expensive drying/heating steps being reduced timewise, if not altogether. Furthermore, in one embodiment, the resultant gel materials exhibit a certain pore size minimum while simultaneously exhibiting a degree of softness heretofore unavailable. As such, not only is this novel method more efficient in silica gel manufacture, but t...


INTERDENTAL CLEANING TOOL

(WO2008002025) 31.12.2008 A61C 15/00 LEE, Sang Sook
An interdental cleaning tool is disclosed. The interdental cleaning tool includes a tubular body part (10), which has an internal thread in the circumferential inner surface of the lower end thereof, and a tip part (30), which has an opening (310) on the front end thereof. An external thread, which engages with the internal thread of the body part, is formed in the circumferential outer surface of the upper end of the tip part. The interdental cleaning tool further includes dental floss (70), which is contained in the body part. A through hole is formed through the circumferential surface of the body part or the tip part. The dental floss is drawn out through the opening of the tip part via a gap between the internal thread of the body part...


FLOSSING DEVICE

(WO2008001363) 31.12.2008 A61C 15/04 KAZES, Erez Benn
Provided is a flossing device comprising a dental floss in the shape of the numeral eight, the device not only entering between the teeth, but adjoining to and cleaning the whole teeth-surface surrounding the inter proximal space. The floss of the device may be impregnated with cosmetic or medical agents.


COMPOSITION, METHOD AND INSTALLATION FOR CONTINOUS PRODUCTION OF A FOAM SHEET OF POLYMERIC NATURE AND SHEET THUS PRODUCED

(WO2008148898) 11.12.2008 C08J 9/04 ULMA C y E, S. Coop.
The present invention describes a method and the respective installation for continuous production of polymeric foam-extruded sheets; another subject of the invention is the development and use of polypropylene-based formulations, which comprise linear polypropylenes and branched polypropylenes. The installation is in four steps: a first step of extrusion foaming, involving mixing a foaming agent, either of a chemical or physical nature; in the latter case the agent is introduced in supercritical conditions with the polymeric mass melted earlier in the initial extruder stages, wherein the material expands exactly at the moment of exiting the mouth of the plane extrusion head; a second step of calibrating and cooling of the foam sheet, where...


RECEIVING ELEMENT FOR AN IMPLANT

(WO2008148843) 11.12.2008 A61C 8/00 STRAUMANN HOLDING AG
The present invention relates to a receiving element (1) for a dental implant, comprising a first plate (3) and a second plate (6), extending perpendicular to the center axis (Z) of the receiving element (1) and designed to detachably fixate a dental implant in a stable position, wherein the plates (3, 6) are separated by an open region (5).


MECHANICALLY SENSITIVE LAUNDRY COMPONENTS AND PACKAGING THEREFOR

(WO2008148669) 11.12.2008 B65D 33/25 UNILEVER PLC
A particulate laundry composition combined with a package (1), the laundry composition comprising (a) 5-95% by wt% surfactant and (b) at least one mechanically sensitive component and the package (1) comprising: (i) a flexible body portion (10) containing the composition; (ii) at least two opposing walls (12, 14); (iii) a mouth (15) providing access to the composition, the mouth bounded by at least two opposing free edges (16, 18) contiguous with said opposing walls (12, 14); (iii) a reclosure mechanism (20) between the two opposing free edges and the body portion; characterised in that the reclosure mechanism comprises at least one pair of elongate reclosure strips (3, 5) attached to respective opposing walls externally of the package and ...


TOOTH FLUORIDATING AND REMINERALIZING COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS, BASED ON NANOAGGREGATE FORMATION

(WO2008147997) 04.12.2008 A61C 5/04 ADA FOUNDATION
Compositions and methods for forming, in an aqueous environment, a nanoaggregate of calcium fluoride and amorphous calcium phosphate-containing compound, such as amorphous calcium phosphate fluoride or amorphous calcium carbonate phosphate fluoride are described. The nanoaggregate (or nanocomposite) can release calcium, phosphate, and fluoride, and ultimately convert to the tooth mineral, fluorapatite. One method for forming such a nanoaggregate involves applying a non-aqueous {e.g., varnish-based) composition (e.g., a suspension), containing solid particles of water soluble salts of calcium, phosphate, and fluoride, to the aqueous environment of the mouth. This results in rapid solubilization of the salts, precipitation of the nanoaggregat...


AN OCCLUSAL DEVICE AND METHOD OF USE THEREOF FOR DIAGNOSTIC EVALUATION OF MAXILLOMANDIBULAR RELATIONSHIPS IN EDENTULOUS PATIENTS

(WO2008147375) 04.12.2008 A61C 19/05 GLOBAL DENTAL IMPRESSION TRAYS, INC.
A device for obtaining dental measurements to determine a patient's occlusal vertical dimension and centric relation position where these dental measurements are used to make dentures for the patient; and for obtaining dental measurements for balancing a patient's dentures and methods for making these dental measurements with the device. The device (10) comprises a contact plate (12), a post (38), a ball nut (26), and a striking plate (28), where the combination of the contact plate (12) being attached to the central lingual surface of the lower base plate (20), the ball nut (26) being swivelably attached in a tapered opening (18) in the contact plate (12), the post being adjustably secured to the ball nut (26); and the striking plate (28) ...


THE PHOTOGRAPHING APPARATUS OF COMPOSITION-IMAGE FOR DENTAL DIAGNOSIS

(WO2008147096) 04.12.2008 A61B 6/14 CHA, Young-Jin
A composite imaging apparatus for dental diagnosis, wherein dental diagnosis for teeth/periodontal diseases and orthodontics can be simply done even with an imaging apparatus, and a patient's head portion can be automatically rotated according to image taking directions so as to simplify radiography, save radiography time, and minimize X-ray exposure. The apparatus includes a rotary arm horizontally rotating in left and right directions in order to take an X-ray image of teeth, jawbone and alveolar bone of a patient; a support frame vertically moving with a proper range according to a height of the patient, supporting and enabling the rotary arm to be fixed and horizontally rotate; and an object moving device formed on the base so as to mov...


SAFETY VALVE FOR FUEL TANKS

(WO2008145781) 04.12.2008 B60K 15/04 MILLAN I MILLAN, Joan Lluis
This valve comprises a tubular body (1) open at the ends thereof, which fits in the mouth of the fuel tank, and which includes: a sealing element (2), which is movable between aperture and closure, a retention stop (4) for the sealing element (2) in the aperture position, wherein said stop (4) is formed of a material soluble in petrol and insoluble in diesel, and an elastic element (3) which acts on the sealing element and causes it to move towards the closure position when the stop dissolves due to incorrect filling with petrol. At the back end of the tubular body (1) are some laminar extensions (11), which splay out in the flow direction of incoming fuel. At the back end thereof the valve has a strip (12) which finishes in an open fasteni...


SMOKING APPARATUS WITH FILTER AND COOLING

(WO2008144595) 27.11.2008 A24F 1/14 GROFF, Geoffrey, W.
This apparatus for the smoking of tobacco and other bulk dried material enables those persons who enjoy smoking to do so in a healthier manner. In the described appliance a water bath cools and filters the smoke before it reaches the mouth and lungs of the smoker. An array of, preferably conical, diffusion screens (210) restricts the size of particulate matter passing through the device from the combustion bowl (180) to the user. By controlling air pressures, valves (240) in series with the diffuser (210) prevent water from flowing into it thereby minimizing the pressure a user must apply to draw smoke through the appliance. This keeps solids from accumulating on or in the diffuser which facilitates cleaning. A static turbine (300) in the t...


INDUCTION OF A PHYSIOLOGICAL DISPERSION RESPONSE IN BACTERIAL CELLS IN A BIOFILM

(WO2008143889) 27.11.2008 B01J 19/12 RESEARCH FOUNDATION OF STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK
One aspect of the present invention is directed to a composition. The composition includes a dispersion inducer comprising: H3C-(CH2)n-CHm CHmR, where is a single or double carbon-carbon bond, m is 1 or 2, n is 2 to 15, and R is a carboxylic acid, a salt, an ester, or an amide, where the ester or amide is an isostere or biostere of the carboxylic acid. The composition additionally contains an additive component selected from one or more of the group consisting of biocides, surfactants, antibiotics, antiseptics, detergents, chelating agents, virulence factor inhibitors, gels, polymers, pastes, edible products, and chewable products. The composition is formulated so that when it is contacted with a biofilm produced by a microorganism, where ...


COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING BENEFIT AGENT COMPOSITES PRE-EMULSIFIED USING COLLOIDAL CATIONIC PARTICLES

(WO2008143862) 27.11.2008 A61K 8/06 AMCOL INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
A cleansing or a surface-conditioning composition comprising a mixture of (i) and (ii) in water: i) a surfactant selected from the group consisting of anionic, non- ionic, zwitterionic, cationic, and mixtures thereof; and ii) a hydrophobic benefit agent in a particulate form having a mean particle size in the range of 1 - 1,000 micron, and a specific gravity of ≥ 1, not encapsulated within a film or a capsule-like enclosure, the particulate hydrophobic benefit agent comprising: a) a physically- modified form of the hydrophobic benefit agent; and b) a deposition-aid material bonded to the surface of the physically-modified benefit agent material, wherein the bonding between the two said materials is achieved prior to addition to i), wherei...


INTRAORAL APPLIANCE FOR CLEANING TEETH

(WO2008142600) 27.11.2008 A61C 17/34 KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS ELECTRONICS, N.V.
The self-contained intraoral appliance includes first and second substantially rigid bands (12, 14) configured to fit along the outer and the inner surfaces of a row of teeth in the mouth. A motor (20) driven by a battery is connected to the bands through a connecting assembly (2, 24, 28, 34, 40 and 44) in such a manner that one end of the first band moves through a displacement to brush the teeth while the other end remains substantially stationary, and such that an opposing end of the second band moves through a displacement while the other end remains substantially stationary. Brush elements (16, 18) are mounted on the surfaces of the bands to provide cleansing of the teeth.


ANTIMICROBIAL COMPOSITIONS AND USES THEREOF

(WO2008141416) 27.11.2008 A01N 63/02 KANE BIOTECH INC.
The present invention provides compositions comprising (a) a cationic polypeptide, protamine sulfate, and (b) a bis-guamide, a chlorhexidine salt, for preventing growth and proliferation of biofilm embedded microorganisms The invention further provides methods for preparing various objects with such compositions The objects are medical devices such as catheters, consumer products such as a toothbrush or a utensil, oral care consumable products including toothpaste, cleaning products including a general household disinfectant, cosmetic products, wound care products, and pants


ORAL CARE COMPOSITION TO REDUCE OR ELIMINATE DENTAL SENSITIVITY

(WO2008140936) 20.11.2008 A61Q 11/00 COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY
The invention includes an oral care composition that reduces and/or eliminates the perception of tooth sensitivity. The composition includes an adherent material and particles having an average particle size of about 8 microns or less. The particles are present in the composition in an amount of about 5% by weight. Also included within the scope of the invention are related methods, such as methods of occluding a dentin tubule.


TOOTHBRUSH HOLDER

(WO2008140445) 20.11.2008 A47B 81/02 COLEMAN, William, V.
The toothbrush holder (10) includes an upper support portion (16) having a pair of opposed sidewalls (25) defining a plurality of tiered forks. A frontmost fork of each sidewall has a substantially semicircular contour for releasably receiving a tube of toothpaste (12). Each of the remaining forks has a substantially rectangular contour for releasably receiving a toothbrush (14). The upper support portion (16) is removably mounted on a tray (18), which is adapted for mounting on a support surface, such as a bathroom countertop (17). Alternatively, the toothbrush holder (10) may further include a vertical support adapted for mounting on a vertical support surface, such as a wall.


REACTION-SETTING ADHESIVE COMPOSITION, AND ADHESIVE MATERIAL KIT FOR DENTAL APPLICATIONS

(WO2008140103) 20.11.2008 A61K 6/00 SUN MEDICAL CO., LTD.
Disclosed is a reaction-setting adhesive composition having an acidic nature, which comprises: a weakly acidic to alkaline composition (I) comprising a polymerizable monomer (a) and a compound (b) represented by the formula (1); and a strongly acidic composition (II) comprising the polymerizable monomer (a). R1-C6H4-NR2CH2COOR3 (1) wherein R1 and R2 independently represent a hydrogen atom or an alkyl group which may have a functional group; and R3 represents a hydrogen atom or a metal atom. It becomes possible to store a composition containing a polymerizable monomer for a long period.


A MULTI DOSE DRY POWDER INHALER

(WO2008139490) 20.11.2008 A61M 15/00 APARNA, Thirumalai Anandampillai
A transparent pistol shaped inhaler has the body (1) and front mouthpiece (4) with a dust cap (12). Needed drug strip (3) is slid on channel (13) with a drug hole (18). A handle (5) with a sharp strong piercing rod (6) moves on a fulcrum (14) at the body top. The pierced powder falls into drug chamber (15) with a bottom hole (16) closed by a sliding trap plate (10), connected to a trigger (11) in the body. The body has side air hole (2) with a dust filter (7) leading inside to a cone shaped air chamber(8) with a front jet hole (9), just behind the drug hole (16). A baffle (19) below drug hole (16) breaks the falling powder into a spray. To use. drug strip (3) is pierced by handle(5), inhaler kept in mouth, trigger(11) pressed and inhaled, t...


ENERGY GENERATOR POWERED BY VEHICLES IN MOVEMENT

(WO2008139000) 20.11.2008 F03G 7/08 LLONGUERAS POVEDA, Adan
The generator comprises: - a rigid container (1) provided with side walls (11), a base (12) and an upper mouth (13), positioned in a transverse channel defined in a roadway for vehicles and substantially flush with said roadway, - at least one plate (2) fitted to the mouth (13) of said container (1), in a protruding position and with the option of movement or lowering in a substantially vertical direction, - push elements (3) which act on said plates (2) by tending to keep them in a protruding position, - at least one mechanical, pneumatic or hydraulic transmission device (5, 8), activated by the movement of the plate (2) and, - an energy generator (7) activated by the transmission device (5, 8).


TOOTHPASTE PACKAGE

(WO2008138660) 20.11.2008 A61Q 11/00 UNILEVER PLC
A packed toothpaste, the toothpaste comprising capsules dispersed therein, the capsules comprising a sensory agent and/or reactive agent, the package comprising a dispensing (3) means which is closed by a flip-top cap (4).


PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITION COMPRISING A LOCAL ANAESTHETIC AND A CARBOXYVINYL POLYMER.

(WO2008138089) 20.11.2008 A61K 31/245 Universidade Estadual de Campinas - UNICAMP
The present invention refers to a pharmaceutical gel for topical use in dental procedures comprising a local anaesthetic and at least one gelling agent (preferably a carboxyvinyl polymer); said composition has a minimum viscosity of 30 Pa.s, when subjected to a temperature ranging from 5 C to 50 C. The claimed composition allows a higher penetration of the anaesthetic which maintains the drug for a longer time and at a higher concentration on the action site, increases anaesthesia time, reduces its toxicity and restricts the action of the drug to the application site.


DOG PLAQUE HEALTH

(WO2008137541) 13.11.2008 C12Q 1/68 MARS INCORPORATED
The invention is directed to the identifying or predicting periodontal health in a dog. The identifying the presence or absence of at least one micro organism, from a sample from the mouth of a dog, wherein the micro organism is associated with periodontal health.


METHODS AND KITS FOR DOG PLAQUE DISEASE

(WO2008137506) 13.11.2008 C12Q 1/68 MARS INCORPORATED
The invention is directed to the identifying or predicting periodontal disease in a dog. The identifying the presence or absence of at least one micro-organism, from a sample from the mouth of a dog, wherein the micro-organism which is associated with periodontal disease in a dog is one or more disease-associated micro-organisms from: Peptostreptococcus sp., Synergistes sp., Clostridials sp., Eubacterium nodatum, Selenomonas sp., Bacteroidetes sp., 'Odoribacter denticanis ', Desulfomicrobium ovale, Moraxella sp., Bacteroides denticanoris, Fillif actor villosus, Porphyromonas canons, Porphrymonas gulae, Treponema denticola or Porphrymonas salivosa.


HYBRID ORGANIC/INORGANIC CHEMICAL HYBRID SYSTEMS, INCLUDING FUNCTIONALIZED CALCIUM PHOSPHATE HYBRID SYSTEMS, AND A SOLID-STATE METHOD OF PRODUCING THE SAME

(WO2008137190) 13.11.2008 A61K 8/21 INDIANA NANOTECH DIVISION OF THERAMETRIC TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
A solid-state method of producing functionalized moieties, including placing predetermined amounts of inorganic and inorganic materials and milling media into a vessel rotatably connected to a turntable platform, an amount of an organic material into the vessel, rotating the vessel in a first direction while turning the turntable platform in a second direction counter to the first direction, milling the inorganic and organic materials into smaller respective organic and inorganic particles, and fusing portions of organic particles to inorganic parties to define functionalized moieties. The inorganic material may include calcium phosphates of varying phases, structure, and composition. The organic material may include anionic surfactants, ca...


GLYCYRRHIZIC ACID COMPOUNDS AS A FOAMER IN CHEMICALLY-DERIVED SURFACTANT-FREE DENTIFRICE

(WO2008137010) 13.11.2008 A61K 6/00 TOM'S OF MAINE, INC.
The present invention relates to dentifrices in general and dentifrices free of chemically-derived foaming agents in particular. Particularly, the present invention relates to an all-natural dentifrice (e.g., toothpaste) comprising a concentration of glycyrrhizic acid that is suitable to work as a foaming agent. Even more particularly, the present invention relates to an all-natural dentifrice (e.g., toothpaste) that does not contain one or more of sodium lauryl sulfate, sodium lauroyl sarcosinate, cocomidopropyl betaine, sodium methyl cocoyl taurate, sodium cocoyl glutamate, poloxamer or any other chemically-derived foaming agent.


COMPOSITION FOR FAST DISINTEGRATING TABLET CONTAINING HERBAL EXTRACT AND ITS PREPARATION METHOD

(WO2008136636) 13.11.2008 A61K 9/26 INDUSTRY-ACADEMIC COOPERATION FOUNDATION CHOSUN UNIVERSITY
Disclosed is a rapidly disintegrating oral formulation comprising a herbal extract. The oral formulation of the present invention can be rapidly dissolved or disintegrated in the mouth and, therefore, easily applied to patients via oral administration. In particular, the formulation is effectively administered to patients with weak swallowing functions such as pediatric and/or elderly patients, patients with mental illnesses and so on. In addition, unlike other general formulations for oral administration, the formulation of the present invention which is simply taken or swallowed without water is useful for patients who are on a trip or do not have immediate access to water. Accordingly, it is expected that the rapidly disintegrating oral ...


HYBRID GEL COMPRISING CHEMICALLY CROSS-LINKED HYALURONIC ACID DERIVATIVE, AND PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITION USING THE SAME

(WO2008136536) 13.11.2008 A61K 47/36 NATIONAL UNIVERSITY CORPORATION TOKYO MEDICAL AND DENTAL UNIVERSITY
Disclosed is a composition comprising a hyaluronic acid derivative having a cross-linkable group and a hydrophilic polysaccharide derivative having a hydrophobic group, wherein the hyaluronic acid derivative having a cross-linkable group is prepared by the bridge-formation reaction of hyaluronic acid or a derivative thereof having a cross-linkable group in the presence of the hydrophilic polysaccharide derivative (wherein the hydrophilic polysaccharide derivative may have a cross-linkable group).


DENTAL BASE PLATE WAX

(WO2008136218) 13.11.2008 A61C 13/00 MUTSUMI CHEMICAL INDUSTRIES CO., LTD.
A dental base plate wax which is prepared by blending coloring matters so that, in the case of placing the base plate wax of 1.4 mm in thickness on a standard white plate and measuring the color thereof, the lightness L* and the color opponent dimensions a* and b* in the L*a*b* color display system satisfy the following requirements: 50

A METHOD FOR CLEANING DENTAL PLAQUE FROM TEETH USING AN ADHERENT PEELABLE GEL

(WO2008135957) 13.11.2008 A61Q 11/00 KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS ELECTRONICS N.V.
The method for cleaning dental plaque biofilm from the teeth includes the steps of applying a liquid gellable composition to the teeth, the composition including a positively charged polymer such as chitosan, the liquid composition having a viscosity which results in coverage of substantially all of the exposed areas of the teeth. The liquid composition is then gelled by the addition of a second composition, such as a negatively charged compound. The resulting gelled composition has an adherence to the plaque biofilm which is greater than the adherence between the biofilm and the teeth. The gel layer with the biofilm is peeled off of the teeth, removing the dental plaque.


ORAL HYGIENE IMPLEMENTS

(WO2008135953) 13.11.2008 A46B 9/04 THE GILLETTE COMPANY
Oral hygiene implements, such as manual or electric toothbrushes or refills, include a head portion sized for insertion into a human mouth that includes a base and a plurality of elastomeric elements extending from the base to define a field of elastomeric bristles. The field can include a first elastomeric element that includes a first elastomeric material and a second elastomeric element different than the first elastomeric element that includes a second elastomeric material. The elastomeric elements extending from the base can define many 'sharp,' yet compliant edges, such as those having a tip radius of less than about 0.006 inch, for enhanced cleaning with reduced abrasion.


LIQUID VEGETABLE TOOTH PASTE IN SPRAY OR DROP

(WO2008135796) 13.11.2008 A61K 8/92 MILTIADOUS, Panayiotis
Liquid vegetable tooth paste containing 100% vegetable essential oils and in particular sweet almond oil, tea tree, spearmint, mint and cinnamon. It's used for teeth wash as the commonly used tooth pastes as well as an antiseptic solution for mouth injuries, gingivitis, periodontitis and other inflammations of the mouth, as well as a very good mean against the bad smell of the mouth. The invention is highly advantageous because apart from its 100% vegetable ingredients and for the reason that its use is efficient upon three different levels of action or treatment, that is brushing the teeth, an antisepsis is carried out in mouth and stomatopharynx with an efficiency on the bad smell of the mouth, and all these with only one product. Besides...


EMULSION COMPOSITION CONTAINING DOUBLE-STABILIZED CERAMIDE NANO CAPSULE, METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME, AND COSMETIC COMPOSITION CONTAINING THE SAME

(WO2008133482) 06.11.2008 A61K 8/68 AMOREPACIFIC CORPORATION
Provided are an emulsion composition containing a nanosized (10 to lOOOnm) ceramide capsule particle stabilized by doubly encapsulating with wax matrix and polymer, a preparation method of the emulsion composition, and a skin cosmetic composition using the emulsion composition. More particularly, provided is an emulsion composition having superior stability with time in spite of high ceramide content, which is attained by effectively inhibiting gelling between ceramide molecules through trapping ceramide in solid wax matrix and then en capsulating the wax matrix using polymer. In accordance with the present invention, ceramide, a skin lipid component with excellent moisturizing effect, is prepared into a stable emulsion through being trap...


SUGAR-COATED CHEWING GUM COMPOSITION AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING SUGAR-COATED CHEWING GUM

(WO2008133103) 06.11.2008 A23G 4/00 LION CORPORATION
As sugar coat ingredients for forming a sugar-coating layer of a sugar-coated chewing gum composition comprising a chewing gum main body and the sugar-coating layer for coating the surface of the chewing gum main body, maltitol and lactoferrin are blended. Further, as an ingredient for forming the chewing gum main body and the sugar-coating layer, dextranase is blended. A sugar-coated chewing gum is produced by forming a chewing gum main body, coating the surface of the chewing gum main body with sugar coat ingredients containing maltitol and lactoferrin thereby to form the sugar-coating layer. The sugar-coated chewing gum composition of the invention has a high release rate by chewing of lactoferrin in the mouth, an excellent elution prope...


USE OF AN AQUEOUS GRAPE SEED EXTRACT COMBINED WITH AT LEAST ONE FLUORINE SALT TO COMBAT THE FORMATION OR ACCUMULATION OF DENTAL BIOFILM AND COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING SAID COMBINATION

(WO2008132149) 06.11.2008 A61K 8/21 PIERRE FABRE MEDICAMENT
The invention relates to the use of an aqueous grape seed extract combined with at least one fluorine salt for the preparation of an oral hygiene composition intended to prevent and/or reduce the formation and accumulation of dental biofilm on dental surfaces or on gingival epithelial tissue.


TABLETOP DEVICE FOR MIXING AND DISCHARGING MULTI-COMPONENT COMPOUNDS

(WO2008131996) 06.11.2008 B05C 17/005 SULZER MIXPAC AG
The invention relates to a tabletop device for mixing and discharging multi-component compounds, particularly a dental impression compound, having discharging plungers (8a, 8b), a motorized drive (24) for the discharging plunger (8a, 8b), a switchable coupling (30) for the coupling or decoupling of the discharging plunger (8a, 8b) to or from the motorized drive (24), and at least one handle (3a, 3b) for the displacement of the discharging plunger (8a, 8b) to be carried out manually in the decoupled state thereof. In order to minimize the design effort of such a tabletop device, the invention provides that the switchable coupling (30) comprises a coil spring (34) for the releasable frictional connection of the drive side (31) to the output s...


DEVICE FOR DENTAL AND/OR ORAL CARE

(WO2008131959) 06.11.2008 A46B 5/00 BRAUN GMBH
The invention relates to a device for dental and/or oral care, especially a tooth brush, comprising a preferably rod-shaped tool support to which a cleaning tool, especially a bristle field, can be fastened. The tool support is configured as a composite body that comprises an enveloping body from a first material, preferably plastic material, and a functional body from a second material, preferably metal, which is embedded in the enveloping body. The dental and/or oral care device is characterized in that the functional body is configured in at least some sections thereof as a trelliswork girder frame that has longitudinal girders substantially extending in the longitudinal direction of the tool support and a plurality of cross-girders. The...


DEVICE FOR DENTAL AND/OR ORAL CARE AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME

(WO2008131958) 06.11.2008 A46B 5/00 BRAUN GMBH
The invention relates to a device for dental and/or oral care, especially a tooth brush, comprising a preferably rod-shaped tool support to which a cleaning tool, especially a bristle field, can be fastened. The tool support is configured as a composite body that comprises an enveloping body from a first material, preferably plastic material, and a functional body from a second material, preferably metal, which is embedded in the enveloping body. The dental and/or oral care device is characterized in that the functional body is configured in at least some sections thereof as a trelliswork girder frame that has longitudinal girders substantially extending in the longitudinal direction of the tool support and a plurality of cross-girders. The...


COMPOSITION COMPRISING REHMANNIAE RADIX PREPARATA, NOTOGINSENG RADIX OR MIXTURE EXTRACT THEREOF FOR PREVENTING AND TREATING OF PERIODONTITIS AS AN EFFECTIVE COMPONENT

(WO2008130113) 30.10.2008 A61K 36/804 OSCOTEC INC.
Disclosed is a pharmaceutical composition for the treatment and prevention of periodontal diseases, comprising an extract from Rehmanniae Radix Preparata, Panax notoginseng (Burk.) F. H. Chen or a mixture thereof as an active ingredient. Having the activity of protecting the alveolar bone and promoting the proliferation of periodontal ligament cells as well as inhibiting the release of TNF-?, the extract can be applied to the preparation of a pharmaceutical composition or a health food composition useful in the treatment and prevention of periodontal diseases.


PREMIXED BIOLOGICAL HYDRAULIC CEMENT PASTE COMPOSITION AND USING THE SAME

(WO2008128347) 30.10.2008 A61L 24/02 INNOVATIVE BIOCERAMIX, INC.
A premixed cement paste for use in medical or dental applications. The premixed cement paste remains fluid when stored in a hermetically sealed condition, but hydrates and hardens to set when placed in a physiological environment. The cement paste includes at least one calcium silicate compound and at least one substantially water-free liquid carrier mixed with the at least one calcium silicate compound; the substantially water-free liquid carrier avoids hydration of the mixture during storage, but undergoes exchange with aqueous physiological solutions so that the cement past hydrates and hardens to set when placed m a physiological environment. The paste may be placed in the physiological environment by injection, for example. The at leas...


COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING BENEFIT AGENT COMPOSITES PRE-EMULSIFIED USING COLLOIDAL CATIONIC PARTICLES

(WO2008127766) 23.10.2008 None AMCOL INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
A cleansing or a surface-conditioning composition comprising a mixture of (i) and (ii) in water: i) a surfactant selected from the group consisting of anionic, non-ionic, zwitterionic, cationic, and mixtures thereof; and ii) a hydrophobic benefit agent in a particulate form having a mean particle size in the range of 1 - 1,000 micron, and a specific gravity of ? 1, not encapsulated within a film or a capsule-like enclosure, the particulate hydrophobic benefit agent comprising: a) a physically-modified form of the hydrophobic benefit agent; and b) a deposition-aid material bonded to the surface of the physically -modified benefit agent material, wherein the bonding between the two said materials is achieved prior to addition to i), wherein...


MESH PLATE FOR DENTAL IMPLANT AND DENTAL IMPLANT STRUCTURE HAVING THE SAME

(WO2008127075) 23.10.2008 A61C 8/00 KWON, Oh Dal
Provided is a dental implant structure for recovering or improving function of a lost or damaged tooth. A mesh plate 1 for a dental implant with a plurality of holes 4 is loaded and fixed on an alveolar bone from which a tooth is lost. A barrier 9 for preventing proliferation of an epithelium and a gingival connective tissue covers the mesh plate 1 at a predetermined height from the mesh plate 1. Then, an alveolar bone can be regenerated from a blood clot flowed through the plurality of holes into a space defined by the mesh plate 1 and the barrier 9. As such, the mesh plate 1 can be strongly fixed to the alveolar bone with the help of the regenerated alveolar bone. Furthermore, an upper implant structure fixed on an abutment 2 protruding f...


RECALCIFICATION PROMOTER AND COMPOSITION FOR ORAL CAVITY

(WO2008126410) 23.10.2008 A61K 8/24 KABUSHIKI KAISHA SANGI
It is intended to provide a recalcification promoter for the dental enamel, which can highly effectively promote the recalcification of the dental enamel and strongly inhibit tooth decay, and a composition for the oral cavity. Namely, a recalcification promoter for the dental enamel and a composition for the oral cavity characterized by comprising amorphous hydroxyapatite and/or amorphous hydroxyapatite showing two peaks at 2?=31 to 35° in X-ray diffractometry. This amorphous hydroxyapatite can be obtained by reacting a calcium salt with a phosphoric acid salt in an aqueous solution and drying at a temperature of 10 to 70°C.


PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING AN ANTIMICROBIAL BLEND OF ESSENTIAL OILS OR CONSTITUENTS THEREOF

(WO2008126057) 23.10.2008 None THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
Disclosed are personal care compositions, including compositions for oral, throat and skin care comprising a blend of naturally occurring flavor or perfume ingredients or essential oils containing such ingredients, wherein the blend provides excellent antimicrobial activity and comprises at least two components, a first acyclic component selected from citral, neral, geranial, geraniol and nerol and a second cyclic-containing component selected from eucalyptol, carvacrol and eugenol. Preferably, the blend comprises 3, 4, 5 or more of the above components. Greater synergy in terms of antimicrobial efficacy may be obtained the more different components are blended together. The present compositions are effective in killing, suppressing the gro...


A PACKAGE FOR FOOD PRODUCTS, PARTICULARLY GRANULAR PRODUCTS

(WO2008125930) 23.10.2008 B65D 47/08 SOREMARTEC S.A.
A package (1) for granular products, such as tablets, pills, comfits or the like includes a container body (2), adopted to receive a filling of a product (P), the container body (2) having a mouth part (2b) with a respective rim; and a lid (3), adapted to be applied as a closure of the mouth part (2b) of the container body (2). The lid (3) has an opening (10) for supply of said products (P) and is applied for closing the mouth part (2b) of the container body (2) flush with the rim of the mouth part (2b) itself. At least one sealing strip (14) is provided, which is applied on the lid (3) so as to ensure hermetic sealing of the rim of the mouth part (2b) and the lid (3) applied flush and, simultaneously, sealing of the opening (10) for dispen...


A MASONRY SUPPORT

(WO2008122786) 16.10.2008 E04F 13/08 FLANNERY, David, Anthony
A masonry support for use primarily, but not exclusively, in the building industry to support a cladding or a facing for a building structure comprises an angle-section support member (i) and a bracket (2) which are adapted to be connected together in use. The support member (1) comprises three portions (4, 5, 6). The first portion (4) is adapted to be retained in use in a substantially horizontal position to provide a support for masonry. The second portion (5) is angled with respect to the first portion (4) such that, in use, it is supported by a forwardly-facing surface (7) of the bracket (3). The third portion (6) is angled with respect to the second portion (5). The bracket (2) comprises a back plate (8), which is adapted to be secured...


NOVEL USE

(WO2008122578) 16.10.2008 A61K 8/19 GLAXO GROUP LIMITED
The use of an oral care composition comprising particulate zinc oxide (suitably in nanop articulate form) optionally in the presence of a source of fluoride ions is described for combating dental erosion and/or tooth wear. Such compositions are also of use in combating dental caries.


CENTER-FILLED CHEWING GUM PRODUCT FOR DENTAL CARE

(WO2008122286) 16.10.2008 A23G 4/20 GUMLINK A/S
The invention relates to a center-filled chewing gum product comprising functional agents and a chewing gum substance enclosing a center-filling, wherein said center-filling comprises toothpaste and said functional agents comprise at least one anti-plaque agent.


TOOTHPASTE COMPOSITION

(WO2008119605) 09.10.2008 A61Q 11/00 UNILEVER PLC
A toothpaste composition comprising a surfactant, an abrasive, a humectant, triglyceride oil, a carboxylated polysaccharide, and a sulphated or sulphonated polysaccharide and the use of a sulphated or sulphonated polysaccharide, in particular a carrageena


MAGNESIUM OXIDE CEMENT

(WO2008117043) 02.10.2008 A61L 24/00 ORTHOGEM LIMITED
The invention discloses a bone cement composition or premix comprising: (i) magnesium oxide; (ii) magnesium chloride; and (iii) a polymer. The composition or premix additionally preferably comprises one or both of calcium sulphate and/or magnesium sulphat


IMPROVED MOUTH CLEANING DEVICE

(WO2008115926) 25.09.2008 A46B 9/04 JO, Heekyoung
Certain embodiments provide toothbrushes and/or other cleaning devices for contacting and cleaning teeth, gums, tongue, cheeks, and orthodontic appliance in an oral cavity. Certain embodiments provide a mouth cleaning device. The device includes a handle


NANOSTRUCTURE SURFACE COATED MEDICAL IMPLANTS AND METHODS OF USING THE SAME

(WO2008115883) 25.09.2008 A61F 2/02 THE REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA
Compositions including a surface or film comprising nanofibers, nanotubes or microwells comprising a bioactive agent for elution to the surrounding tissue upon placement of the composition in a subject are disclosed The compositions are useful in medical


POLYMERIZABLE MONOMER, POLYMERIZABLE COMPOSITION AND DENTAL MATERIAL

(WO2008114621) 25.09.2008 C08F 20/28 KURARAY MEDICAL INC.
A polymerizable composition that in application to dental material, realizes excellent adhesion with tooth structure (especially, dentin); and a polymerizable monomer as a component thereof. There is provided compound (A) being any of compounds of the for


DEVICE FOR DISPENSING TOOTHPASTE AND A KIT FOR ORAL HYGIENE CONTAINING THE DEVICE

(WO2008114173) 25.09.2008 A47K 5/18 DA VELA, Licia
A device for dispensing toothpaste from a flexible tube containing said paste, comprising a winding roller (6) with means (15) for removably retaining the rear end of the tube, the roller (6) being suitable for winding the tube around itself as a result o


LIMITING AN X-RAY BEAM IN CONNECTION WITH DENTAL IMAGING

(WO2008113715) 25.09.2008 A61B 6/06 PLANMECA OY
The present invention relates to limiting an x-ray beam used in connection with dental extra oral imaging by a plate mechanism (1) arranged to be operated by a drive mechanism including an actuator (3) arranged to move at least one plate element (2, 3) co


NANOFIBROUS STRUCTURES AND THEIR USE IN DENTAL APPLICATIONS

(WO2008110538) 18.09.2008 D01D 5/00 UNIVERSITEIT GENT
An electrospinning device is described for producing nanofibrous porous structures. The device comprises three or more neighbouring outlets (11) separated from one another by a distance of at least 4 cm and positioned in a first plane (12). The device als


AN AUTO-SEPARATION AND RECOVERY DEVICE FOR OIL-WATER AND A COMBINED MARINE OIL-WATER AUTO-SEPARATION AND RECOVERY SYSTEM THEREOF

(WO2008110060) 18.09.2008 C02F 1/40 GAN, Xian
An auto-separation and recovery device for oil-water comprises: a cylindrical tank with an oil collector on the top; a raw water inlet pipe in the tank connected to a water distributor inside the tank, and the water distributor is a bottomless and obconic


A SAFEGUARD AND ITS MANUFACTURE METHOD FOR THE PERSON IN AN AUTO IN A STRIKE OR AN EMERGENCY BRAKE

(WO2008110052) 18.09.2008 A42B 3/06 ZHANG, Xiaoyong
A safeguard and its manufacture method for the person in an auto when the auto strikes or when it has an emergency brake. The top of the device is a crown shape soft helmet cover; the middle and lower part of said cover has a cylindrical shape; some rhomb


IMPROVED DENTAL FLOOS AND METHOD OF MAKING SAME

(WO2008108767) 12.09.2008 A61C 15/04 GORE ENTERPRISE HOLDINGS, INC.
Unique dental floss article comprising islands attached to the underlying surface of dental floss for dislodging plaque and oral debris during use. These unique structures exhibit superior retention of the drag resistance during flossing.


AN IMPROVED BATTERY MOUTH-SEALING ASSEMBLY AND A BATTERY INCLUDING THE SAME

(WO2008106835) 12.09.2008 H01M 2/04 SHENZHEN BAK BATTERY CO., LTD
A battery mouth-sealing assembly and a battery including the said battery mouth-sealing assembly, wherein the mouth-sealing assembly includes an explosion-proof assembly and a mouth-sealing plate. A can body extending downwards is provided on the mouth-se


COLOR CHANGING DENTAL ADHESIVE COMPOSITIONS AND RELATED METHODS AND KITS

(WO2008106368) 04.09.2008 A61C 8/00 ULTRADENT PRODUCTS, INC.
Methods, compositions, and kits for use in facilitating detection and removal of dental adhesives while minimizing and/or eliminating removal of adjacent tooth tissue. A pH sensitive color changing component (i.e., an acid/base indicator) is included with


RESIN REINFORCED ZINC POLYCARBOXYLATE TEMPORARY CEMENT COMPOSITIONS AND RELATED KITS AND METHODS

(WO2008106366) 04.09.2008 A61C 13/225 ULTRADENT PRODUCTS, INC.
Two-part resin-reinforced cement compositions, kits, and related methods are used for bonding a dental prosthetic appliance to a tooth. A first part (104a) includes an amine activator component and a zinc oxide reactive filler, while a second part (104b)


INJECTABLE CEMENT COMPOSITION FOR ORTHOPAEDIC AND DENTAL USE

(WO2008105738) 04.09.2008 A61L 24/02 DOXA AB
The present invention relates to ceramic precursor powder compositions and chemically bonded ceramic (CBC) materials, Ca-aluminate and/ or calcium silicate, and a composite biomaterial with prolonged shelf time of the precursor, suitable for orthopaedic a


STABLE CEMENT COMPOSITION FOR ORTHOPAEDIC AND DENTAL USE

(WO2008105737) 04.09.2008 A61L 24/02 DOXA AB
The present invention relates to ceramic precursor compositions and chemically bonded ceramic (CBC) materials, especially Ca-based, and composite biomaterials suitable for orthopaedic and dental applications with improved setting and curing properties res


TOOTHBRUSH WITH INTEGRATED TOOTHPASTE DELIVERY

(WO2008103892) 28.08.2008 B43K 5/00 POLY-D, LLC
A toothpaste dispensing toothbrush 10 is provided that includes a main body 12 that contains a bladder 14 therein that serves to contain a volume of toothpaste. A metered dosing pump 18 is included that controls the flow of toothpaste from the fluid stora


POLYMERIZABLE DENTAL PULP HEALING, CAPPING, AND LINING MATERIAL AND METHOD FOR USE

(WO2008103712) 28.08.2008 C09K 3/00 BISCO, INC.
Dental pulp healing lining or capping compositions and methods of using the composition to treat an exposed, nearly exposed, or breached pulp chamber are disclosed herein. Embodiments include dental pulp healing lining or capping compositions comprising a


DENTAL APPARATUS AND METHOD OF USE THEREOF

(WO2008103685) 28.08.2008 A61C 3/00 EBRAHIMI, Ali, Reza
The disclosure provides a dental device. The apparatus of the disclosure is useful to strip off and smooth down dental restorations interproximally, and to strip off dental enamel in case of teeth overcrowding or in orthodontic procedures.


DENTAL MODELING SYSTEM WITH DRILLABLE TRAY BASE

(WO2008103481) 28.08.2008 A61C 13/34 JUNG, Yunoh
A dental articulating system and method configured to duplicate at least a portion of a patient's mouth for use in producing a dental prosthesis includes securing an impression tray (10) to a flexible and resilient material (58) on a stabilizing plate (52


ADHESIVE COMPOSITION FOR DENTAL USE

(WO2008102489) 28.08.2008 A61K 6/00 TOKUYAMA DENTAL CORPORATION
Disclosed is an adhesive composition for dental use, which comprises a polymerizable monomer component (A) comprising a phosphoric acid-type polymerizable monomer having an acidic group derived from phosphoric acid and a multivalent metal ion-releasing co


AN APPARATUS FOR CLEANING THE MOUTH COMPATIBLE WITH ALL DOMESTIC SHOWER SYSTEMS IN THE WORLD

(WO2008102330) 28.08.2008 A61C 17/00 COHEN TANUGI, Bruno Benjamin
An apparatus for rinsing the mouth, compatible with all domestic shower systems in the world.


ORAL POLYPHOSPHATE COMPOSITIONS

(WO2008102321) 28.08.2008 A61Q 11/00 THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
The present invention relates to a dentifrice composition comprising: a) a polyphosphate salt in particulate form, the polyphosphate salt comprising a polyphosphate anion comprising at least 10 phosphate units; and b) an orally acceptable carrier; charact


METHOD FOR PRODUCING A DENTAL IMPRESSION TRAY

(WO2008102251) 28.08.2008 A61C 9/00 MONICELLI, Antonio
A kit (1) to make an individual impression tray for dental use comprising essentially a standard model (20) reproducing a dental arch (24), a semifinished product of thermoformable material, for example a plate member (30), and a container (10) for a heat


COMPOSITION FOR TREATMENT OF XEROSTOMY OR DRY MOUTH

(WO2008102041) 28.08.2008 A61Q 11/00 BIOCOSMETICS, S.L.
The present invention provides a composition which comprises olive oil, trimethylglycine and xylitol for the treatment of xerostomy and disorders associated therewith, with very good results of increase in non-stimulated saliva flow, of relief of xerostom


COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING POLYVINYL PYRROLIDONE FOR TREATING DENTAL PULP AND FILLING ROOT CANALS

(WO2008100452) 21.08.2008 A61K 6/00 DENTSPLY INTERNATIONAL INC.
Improved compositions for treating dental pulp and root canals comprising a mixture of particulate materials with water-based liquids containing polyvinyl pyrrolidone are provided. Homopolymers and copolymers of polyvinyl pyrrolidone can be used. Optional


A METHOD OF TREATMENT OF THE DENTAL PULP AND FILLING ROOT CANALS USING WATER-BASED MATERIALS

(WO2008100451) 21.08.2008 A61K 6/00 DENTSPLY INTERNATIONAL INC.
Improved compositions comprising a mixture of particulate materials with water-based liquids containing water-soluble polymers and surfactants are provided. Examples of particulate powders include mixtures of calcium silicate, calcium aluminate, calcium s


SYRINGE-IN-SYRINGE HOLLOW PLUNGER WITH INTEGRAL SEAL AND RUPTURABLE MEMBRANE AND RELATED METHODS

(WO2008100321) 21.08.2008 B65D 25/08 ULTRADENT PRODUCTS, INC.
A hollow inner plunger (100) for use within a syringe-in-syringe mixing system for mixing a two-part dental composition. The hollow inner plunger includes a body having a continuous cylindrical wall (102) defining an internal chamber (108) for containing


COPY-MILLING DEVICE

(WO2008099228) 21.08.2008 A61C 13/00 SCHÃœTZ-DENTAL GMBH
The invention relates to machine tools, particularly for producing dental and dental engineering workpieces, comprising A) a pantograph (1), which is preferably connected on one of the rotary joints (20a) to a pivot bearing (3) in a hinge-like manner via


MAGNETIC TOOTHBRUSH AND HOLDER

(WO2008098107) 14.08.2008 A47K 1/09 COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY
A toothbrush and holder assembly includes a toothbrush having a handle, a head connected to the handle, cleaning elements extending outwardly from the head and a first magnetic element secured to a portion of the handle. A holder has a bottom surface, at


DENTAL COMPOSITION

(WO2008096753) 14.08.2008 A61K 6/02 KURARAY MEDICAL INC.
Disclosed is a dental composition containing a polymerizable monomer (a) having an aromatic ring and a hydroxy group, a polymerizable monomer (b) having an aromatic ring but not having a hydroxy group, and a polymerizable monomer (c) other than the polyme


PHOTOPOLYMERIZATION MATERIAL FOR GUMS ISOLATION

(WO2008096182) 14.08.2008 A61K 6/083 IOYLIA AND IRENE TSETI PHARMACEUTICAL LABORATORIES S.A.
The main goal of the present invention is the development of a polymerizable material for isolation and protection of the gums and generally the soft tissues of the oral cavity. For better protection during various procedures of the dental surfaces. The c


3-D ORTHOGNATHIC SURGERY SIMULATION

(WO2008096017) 14.08.2008 A61C 11/02 UNIVERSITEIT ANTWERPEN
The invention relates to a method for simulating an orthognathic operation, wherein, to simulate the displacement of the upper dental arch 105 of the patient caused by the surgical intervention to be applied to the maxilla 106 during said orthognathic sur


SELF-ADHESIVE DENTAL RESTORATIVE COMPOSITION

(WO2008095694) 14.08.2008 A61K 6/00 DENTSPLY DETREY GMBH
Self-adhesive dental restorative composition comprising (i) 10 to 40 percent by weight based on the total weight of the composition of a mixture of hydrolysis-stable polymerizable monomers of the following formula (I): wherein R is a m+n valent organic gr


DENTAL COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING BISACRYLAMIDES USE THEREOF

(WO2008094580) 07.08.2008 A61K 6/083 DENTSPLY INTERNATIONAL INC.
The invention concerns a dental composition comprising bisacrylamides that are polymerizable by free-radical polymerization and by Michael-addition polymerization with amines. The application of polymerization and addition polymerization with amines opens


TOOTHPICK DEVICE

(WO2008094386) 07.08.2008 A61C 15/00 PETERS, Cassie, Jr.
A toothpick device (10) for cleaning teeth includes a toothpick (12). The toothpick (12) is comprised of two separable portions (22, 24) and has at least one pointed end (14). A length of dental floss (16) is provided with each end (18) of the dental flos


METHOD OF PRODUCING EXTRACT OF HORSE CHESTNUT LEAF

(WO2008093958) 07.08.2008 A61K 36/185 ANGIOLAB., INC.
The present invention provide a method of producing extract of Horse chestnut leaf comprising following steps: 1) drying and crushing horse chestnut leaves; 2) subjecting crushed horse chestnut leaves to extraction with a 25% aqueous alcohol with heating;


CURABLE COMPOSITION FOR DENTAL PURPOSES

(WO2008093596) 07.08.2008 A61K 6/06 KURARAY MEDICAL INC.
Disclosed is a curable composition for dental purposes comprising: a polymerizable monomer; an amorphous inorganic particle (A) whose surface is treated with a silane coupling agent (a) represented by the formula (I): (I) [wherein R1 represents a hydrogen


MINERALIZATION TOOTHPASTE

(WO2008089066) 24.07.2008 A61Q 11/00 MCNEIL-PPC, INC.
The present invention is directed to a tooth cleaning and mineralizing composition including an abrasive composition in an amount sufficient to provide the tooth cleaning and mineralizing composition with a relative dental abrasion of from 100 to 250; and


METHOD OF APPLYING A COMPOSITION

(WO2008088323) 24.07.2008 C09D 183/04 MOMENTIVE PERFORMANCE MATERIALS INC.
There is provided herein, in one specific embodiment, a method of applying a trisiloxane-contaim'ng composition to the surface of a substrate comprising: applying to a surface of a substrate a composition comprising a trisiloxane of the general formula (1


DENTAL TREATMENT TOOTHBRUSH

(WO2008088241) 24.07.2008 A46B 15/00 HUDOLEY, Vladimir Nikolaevich
The invention relates to household appliances, more specifically to devices for oral hygiene, in particular, to tooth brushes which are used for producing mechanical action on the surface of teeth and gingivae. The inventive dental treatment toothbrush co


COMPOSITION AND DENTAL MATERIAL

(WO2008087981) 24.07.2008 C08F 20/10 KURARAY MEDICAL INC.
Disclosed is a composition which exhibits excellent adhesion to tooth structure (especially to dentin) when applied to a dental material. Specifically disclosed is a composition containing a polymerizable monomer (A) having an unconjugated carbon chain wh


POLYMERIZABLE COMPOSITION CONTAINING HYDROPHILIC MONOMER AND DENTAL MATERIAL

(WO2008087980) 24.07.2008 C08F 20/10 KURARAY MEDICAL INC.
Disclosed is a composition excellent in thermal stability and environmental light stability, which exhibits excellent adhesion to tooth structure (especially to dentin) when applied to a dental material. Specifically disclosed is a composition containing


POLYMERIZABLE MONOMER-CONTAINING COMPOSITION

(WO2008087979) 24.07.2008 C08F 20/10 KURARAY MEDICAL INC.
Disclosed is a composition which is suitable for a dental composition. Specifically disclosed is a composition containing a polymerizable monomer (A) having a non-conjugated carbon chain wherein four or more carbon atoms are continuously bonded, two or mo


POLYMERIZABLE MONOMER-CONTAINING COMPOSITION

(WO2008087978) 24.07.2008 C08F 20/10 KURARAY MEDICAL INC.
Disclosed is a composition which is suitable for a dental composition. Specifically disclosed is a composition containing a polymerizable monomer (A) having a non-conjugated carbon chain wherein four or more carbon atoms are continuously bonded, two or mo


POLYMERIZABLE MONOMER, POLYMERIZABLE COMPOSITION AND DENTAL MATERIAL

(WO2008087977) 24.07.2008 C08F 20/10 KURARAY MEDICAL INC.
It is intended to provide a polymerizable composition which exerts an excellent adhesiveness to a tooth tissue (in particular, the dentinal matrix) when employed as a dental material, and a polymerizable monomer which is a component of the same. Namely, a


STABLE PEROXIDE CONTAINING ORAL CARE COMPOSITIONS

(WO2008087609) 24.07.2008 A61Q 11/00 THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
The present invention relates to stable personal care composition, including oral care compositions containing a peroxide source. The compositions are stabilized by eliminating or minimizing the presence in the composition of metals having radical forming


DISPENSING CONTAINER FOR COLOGNES AND PERFUMES

(WO2008087228) 24.07.2008 A45D 34/02 D�VILA GIL, Agustín
This container comprises a reservoir (1) formed, overall, from a flexible elastic silicone and, on top, around the opening (12), there is an annular rim (13) on which a rigid mouth (4) carrying cologne-dispensing means is mounted. The reservoir (1) has, a


NEW PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITION

(WO2008086733) 24.07.2008 C07D 257/04 SHANGHAI ALLIST PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
The invention provides a new pharmaceutical composition for treating cardiovascular disease, which contains the active component 2-butyl-4-chlorine-1-[2'-(1H-tetrazol-5-yl)1.1'-biphenyl-methyl]imidazole-5-carboxylic acid,1-[(isopropoxy)carbonyloxy]methyl


DENTAL COMPOSITIONS WITH NATURAL TOOTH FLUORESCENCE

(WO2008083067) 10.07.2008 A61K 6/083 3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY
The invention features a dental composition containing a polycyclic aromatic compound, such as 2-ethyl 9,10-dimethoxy anthracene (EDMOA), in an amount that provides the composition with fluorescence mimicking that of natural teeth.


DISPOSABLE TONGUE SCRAPER

(WO2008080146) 03.07.2008 A61B 17/24 MCLOUGHLIN, Brendan
The present invention relates to a dental implement such as tongue scraper that is disposable and is adapted for prophylactic and/or therapeutic action for the oral cavity. The dental implement may include a tongue scraper, a dental floss, a toothpick, a


COMPOSITION OF AND METHOD FOR PREPARING ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLETS CONTAINING A HIGH DOSE OF PHARMACEUTICALLY ACTIVE INGREDIENTS

(WO2008079343) 03.07.2008 A61K 9/16 MALLINCKRODT INC.
The present invention is directed to improved compositions and methods for preparing orally disintegrating tablets (ODTs). In one aspect of the present invention, the ODT further contains at least one active pharmaceutical ingredient (API). In another asp


COMPOSITION OF AND METHOD FOR PREPARING ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLETS

(WO2008079342) 03.07.2008 A61K 9/16 MALLINCKRODT INC.
An improved orally dissolving tablet (ODT) and method of manufacture is provided. The improved ODT disclosed herein are prepared by direct compression of a mixture of pharmaceutical excipients including at least one water-insoluble hydrophobic inorganic s


ANTI-CALCULUS DENTAL COMPOSITION AND METHODS FOR USING SAME

(WO2008079230) 03.07.2008 A61K 8/24 ANDERSON, Douglas
The present invention relates generally to an anti-calculus composition and method for treating subgingival calculus. The anti-calculus composition comprises a pyrophosphate and a tripolyphosphate in a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier. The composition


ORAL COMPOSITION FOR IMPROVING MOUTH ENVIRONMENT

(WO2008079101) 03.07.2008 A61K 8/22 CUSTOM CARE PRODUCTS, INC.
A solid oral composition for providing a mouthwash efficacious effect comprising a hygroscopic base, carbamide peroxide, and a bacterial immobilizing agent.


PLATELET PRODUCTION PROMOTING FACTOR AND USE THEREOF

(WO2008078453) 03.07.2008 C07C 59/76 National University Corporation Tokyo Medical and Dental University
It is intended to provide a novel platelet production promoting factor capable of effectively promoting proplatelet formation or platelet formation in megakaryocytic cells, and also a composition such as a useful pharmaceutical product and various methods


MALODOUR COUNTERACTING COMPOSITION

(WO2008078212) 03.07.2008 A61K 8/11 FIRMENICH SA
A composition for counteracting malodour due to thiols comprises (i) a polyphenol, a source of polyphenol, a composition comprising polyphenol or mixtures thereof, (ii) a base, and optionally (iii) an enzyme wherein the polyphenol is encapsulated. Compone


MORPHOLINO COMPOUND MICROEMULSION

(WO2008078076) 03.07.2008 A61K 9/113 SINCLAIR PHARMACEUTICALS LIMITED
An L2/L1 microemulsion composition comprising water, a compound of formula (I) wherein R1 is a straight or branched alkyl group containing 8 to 16 carbon atoms at the 2- or 3- position of the morpholino ring, and R2 is a straight or branched alkyl group c


INPUT DEVICE FOR OPERATING DEVICES OF A DENTAL WORKPLACE, AND DENTAL TREATMENT DEVICE WITH SAID INPUT DEVICE

(WO2008077505) 03.07.2008 A61C 19/00 KALTENBACH & VOIGT GMBH
The invention relates to an input device for operating devices of a dental workplace. The input device comprises a keyboard unit (1) having a flat control panel (2), whereon or wherein control regions (3, 3') are defined. The input device further comprise


COMPOSITIONS CURABLE BY RING OPENING METATHESIS POLYMERIZATION AT LOW TEMPERATURES AND THEIR APPLICATION IN THE DENTAL FIELD

(WO2008077001) 26.06.2008 C08G 61/08 3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY
The invention relates to a composition which is polymerizable by ring-opening metathesis polymerization (ROMP) comprising at least one monomer that is polymerizable by ROMP, at least one initiator of the Hoveyda-Grubbs type for initiating the ROMP and at


METHODS OF USING A DENTAL COMPOSITION HAVING AN ACIDIC COMPONENT AND A PHOTOBLEACHABLE DYE

(WO2008076739) 26.06.2008 A61K 6/083 3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY
Methods of using a dental composition having a photobleachable dye and an acidic component with a pKa of less than 4.5 are disclosed. The photobleachable dye is selected from the group consisting of aminoanthraquinone dyes, azo dyes, and combinations ther


ORAL CARE IMPLEMENT

(WO2008076726) 26.06.2008 A46B 15/00 COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY
An oral care implement with a soft tissue cleanser is provided to effectively cleanse the soft tissue of the mouth with comfort and a reduced risk of injury to the user. In one construction, a projection is formed of a combination of a hard material and a


PET TOY WITH PALATABILITY ENHANCER

(WO2008076479) 26.06.2008 A01K 29/00 ASPEN PET PRODUCTS, INC.
A pet toy formed from a base material such as rubber and palatability enhancer distributed within or on the base material. The pet toy may also include a masking scent such as vanilla or mint distributed within or on the base material. The masking scent m


ORAL CARE PRODUCT AND METHOD FOR THE REDUCTION OF DENTAL CARIES VIA INCLUSION OF MANNAN AND GALACTOMANNAN POLYSACCHARIDES IN DENTFRICE FORMULATIONS

(WO2008076461) 26.06.2008 A61K 8/00 KROSS, Robert, D.
An oral care composition for reducing colonization of the oral cavity by plaque and disease-causing microorganisms, includes saccharides containing cis-hydroxy sugar units or a derivative thereof. The oral care composition is a dentifrice, mouthwash, chew


BIOACTIVE GLASS NANOFIBERS AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME

(WO2008075824) 26.06.2008 A61F 2/28 INDUSTRY-ACADEMY COOPERATION FOUNDATION, DANKOOK UNIVERSITY
Disclosed herein are bioactive glass nanofibers (BGNFs), which are manufactured using a sol-gel precursor of bioactive glass through electrospinning (ES), and a method of manufacturing the same. The bioactive glass nanofibers have a size of about a few te


ORAL HEALTH COMPOSITION COMPRISING UNCARIA TOMENTOSA

(WO2008074979) 26.06.2008 A61K 8/97 MARS UK LIMITED
The present invention relates to Uncaria tomentosa for use in oral health applications, an oral composition comprising Uncaria tomentosa, and the use of Uncaria tomentosa or the composition, in the improvement or maintenance of oral health in an animal, p


ORAL HEALTH COMPOSITION COMPRISING ALCHEMILLA VULGARIS

(WO2008074978) 26.06.2008 A61Q 11/00 MARS UK LIMITED
The present invention relates to Alchemilla vulgaris for use in oral health applications, an oral composition comprising Alchemilla vulgaris, and the use of Alchemilla vulgaris or the composition, in the improvement or maintenance of oral health in an ani


PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITION, USE OF THE PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITION FOR TREATING A BRAIN TUMOR, PRODUCTION PROCESS THEREOF AND A KIT OF PARTS COMPRISING THE PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITION

(WO2008074872) 26.06.2008 A61P 35/00 ABITEC-ANGEWANDTE BIO-TECHNOLOGIE GBR
The invention relates to a pharmaceutical composition for treating a brain tumor, comprising, in a pharmaceutically active amount, peptide toxin from spiders of the Sicarius genus and/or mouth secretion from colubrids of the Elaphe genus; and complete ven


ORAL AND DENTAL HYGIENE AND CLEANING PRODUCTS WITH IMPROVED FLUORIDE DEPOSITION

(WO2008074625) 26.06.2008 A61K 8/34 HENKEL AG & CO. KGAA
The invention relates to oral and dental hygiene and cleaning products containing, in relation to the weight thereof, between 0.1 and 10 wt. % of carboxymethylcellulose and between 10 and 60 wt. % of at least one polyvalent alcohol from the group containi


TOOTHBRUSH AND ATTACHMENT THEREFOR

(WO2008074412) 26.06.2008 A61C 17/22 BRAUN GMBH
The invention relates to a toothbrush, preferably an electric toothbrush, comprising a handle and an attachment that can be mounted on the latter. The invention relates in particular to the attachment for an electric toothbrush of this type, comprising a


TOOTHBRUSH AND ATTACHMENT THEREFOR

(WO2008074411) 26.06.2008 A61C 17/22 BRAUN GMBH
The invention relates to an electric toothbrush comprising a handle and an attachment that can be mounted on the latter. The invention relates in particular to the attachment for an electric toothbrush of this type, comprising a working head and a tubular


TOOTHBRUSH AND ATTACHMENT THEREFOR

(WO2008074410) 26.06.2008 A61C 17/22 BRAUN GMBH
The invention relates to a toothbrush that is preferably electric and comprises a handle and an attachment which can be mounted on the latter. The attachment for a toothbrush of this type has a working head and a connecting piece that is connectable in a


TOPICAL EUTECTIC ANESTHETIC COMPOSITION FOR ORAL OR DERMAL TISSUE

(WO2008073324) 19.06.2008 A61K 31/16 DENTON, Marcia, Marye
A pharmaceutical anesthetic composition for topical administration for dental, emergency and general medical use is described. The composition is a eutectic composition of anesthetic agents, sugar alcohol, and menthol for the purpose of numbing oral or de


A CONTROLLED RELEASE ENZYMATIC COMPOSITION AND METHODS OF USE

(WO2008070698) 12.06.2008 A61K 38/43 ARCIMBOLDO AB
The invention relates to an enzyme-containing gel composition capable of controlling enzymatic release and increasing the enzymatic activity level. When the composition includes at least one enzyme derived from Antarctic krill, it is efficient in cleansin


LIQUID-TYPE DENTIFRICE COMPOSITION CONTAINED SILVER PARTICLES AND MOUSSE-TYPE DENTIFRICE USING THE SAME

(WO2008069631) 12.06.2008 A61K 8/19 KIM, Ki-Young
Disclosed are a liquid type dentifrice composition primarily containing silver particles which is drawn out in foam state when used to brush teeth to prevent the liquid dentifrice from flowing down during tooth-brushing, resulting in effective and conveni


DENTAL MAGNETIC ATTACHMENT

(WO2008069086) 12.06.2008 A61C 13/235 LIN, Wen-Long
Provided is a dental magnetic attachment (2) comprising a magnetic structure (5) disposed in a dental plate (4), and a keeper (11) made of a magnetic material for mounting the magnetic structure removably. The magnetic structure (5) and the keeper (11) ar


RESIN-BASE CEMENT COMPOSITION FOR DENTAL USE

(WO2008068862) 12.06.2008 A61K 6/06 KABUSHIKI KAISHA SHOFU
A resin-base cement composition paste for dental use which comprises (a) 20 to 50 parts by weight of a polymerizable monomer composition and (b) 50 to 80 parts by weight of a filler that consists essentially of either an inorganic compound or an organic c


AN INTERNATIONAL DINING KIT

(WO2008066555) 05.06.2008 A47G 21/10 SHIRAZI, Kamran
The present disclosure teaches an international dining kit comprising a pair of multifunctional chopstick components. The components include a first chopstick component having a fork portion and a first chopstick portion; and a second chopstick component


AN ORAL HYGIENE COMPOSITION COMPRISING MYRTLE

(WO2008065382) 05.06.2008 A61Q 11/00 MARS UK LIMITED
The present invention relates to myrtle for use in oral health applications, an oral composition comprising myrtle, and the use of myrtle or the composition, in the improvement or maintenance of oral health in an animal, preferably through the reduction o


ORAL HEALTH COMPOSITION

(WO2008065377) 05.06.2008 A61Q 11/00 MARS UK LIMITED
The present invention relates to Orthosiphon spicatus for use in oral health applications, an oral composition comprising Orthosiphon spicatus, and the use of Orthosiphon spicatus or the composition, in the improvement or maintenance of oral health in an


GRADED GLASS/CERAMIC/GLASS STRUCTURES FOR DAMAGE RESISTANT CERAMIC DENTAL AND ORTHOPEDIC PROSTHESES

(WO2008063620) 29.05.2008 A61C 13/08 NEW YORK UNIVERSITY
The present invention provides a functionally graded glass/ceramic/glass sandwich system especially useful in damage resistant, ceramic dental and orthopedic prosthesis. The functionally graded glass/substrate/glass composite structure comprises an outer


ANTIMICROBIAL DENTAL APPLIANCES INCLUDING MOUTHGUARDS AND MOUTHPIECES

(WO2008063608) 29.05.2008 A63B 33/00 MASON, Richard
The present invention provides for a dental appliance, mouthguard and/or divers mouthpiece using an anti-microbial composition that combines the use of an elastomeric polymer composition with micronized or submicron sized particles of metal or organo/inor


AEROSOL DELIVERY SYSTEM FOR DISPENSING DENTAL COMPOSITIONS

(WO2008063222) 29.05.2008 A61C 9/00 DENTSPLY INTERNATIONAL INC.
An aerosol delivery system for dispensing a multi-component dental composition is provided. The system is particularly suitable for dispensing dental impression material containing mixed components A and B. The system includes a dispensing device having a


A PORTABLE TOOTHBRUSH

(WO2008062935) 29.05.2008 A46B 11/02 KANG, Yun-Beum
A portable hygienic toothbrush includes: a head part having toothbrush bristles; a trunk which is integrally formed with the head part and has a tube keeping groove formed at the trunk a toothpaste storing tube which is detachably assembled with the tube


SUPRAOSSEOUS DENTAL IMPLANT

(WO2008062256) 29.05.2008 A61C 8/00 DACREMONT, Philippe
The present invention relates to a supra-osseous dental implant (1), comprising a laminar elongated plate (11) comprising a central substantially rigid part (Ha) bearing an upright extending shank (12) fixed to said central part (Ha), said shank comprisin


GRADED GLASS/ZIRCONIA/GLASS STRUCTURES FOR DAMAGE RESISTANT CERAMIC DENTAL AND ORTHOPEDIC PROSTHESES

(WO2008060451) 22.05.2008 A61C 13/00 NEW YORK UNIVERSITY
The present invention provides a functionally graded glass/ceramic/glass sandwich system for use in damage resistant, ceramic and orthopedic prosthesis. The functionally graded glass/substrate/glass composite structure comprises an outer residual glass la


INTRAORAL DENTAL RADIOLOGY POSITIONING DEVICE FOR USE WITH X-RAY RECEPTOR

(WO2008060395) 22.05.2008 A61B 6/14 DIEDERICH, Jennifer, A.
A method for taking dental bitewing radiographs of a patient's teeth. A receptor positioning device is provided which includes a receptor holding member and an arm including a biting surface for engaging the patient's teeth. The device includes a collimat


COMPOSITION COMPRISING ARALIAE CORDATAE RADIX EXTRACT OR COMPOUNDS ISOLATED FROM THE SAME FOR PREVENTING OR TREATING PERIODONTITIS

(WO2008060112) 22.05.2008 A61K 36/25 KOREA RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF BIOSCIENCE AND BIOTECHNOLOGY
The present invention relates to a composition comprising an Araliae Cordatae Radix extract or compounds isolated from the same for preventing or treating periodontitis. The Araliae Cordatae Radix extract or compounds isolated from the extract according t


TOOTHPASTE TUBE WITH BUILT-IN BRUSH

(WO2008056018) 15.05.2008 A46B 11/02 SIERRA FLORES, Ramón
The invention relates to a toothpaste tube with a built-in brush, consisting of a container formed by a tubular body housing toothpaste or a dental hygiene elixir and a lid with a built-in toothbrush and handle which is coupled to the mouth of the tube. T


CONTAINER INTENDED FOR DENTAL HYGIENE AND OTHER USES AND USE METHOD THEREOF

(WO2008056004) 15.05.2008 A47K 1/09 CARTAY PRODUCTOS DE ACOGIDA, S.A.
The invention relates to a container intended for dental hygiene and other uses and to the use method thereof. The invention includes a timer (3) which is removably or permanently mounted in the container (1 and 2). The method includes: a first step in wh


SPRAYING STATION OF A CLEANING MACHINE FOR BOTTLES OR SIMILAR CONTAINERS, AND CLEANING MACHINE COMPRISING AT LEAST ONE SPRAYING STATION

(WO2008055663) 15.05.2008 B08B 9/34 KHS AG
Spraying station of a cleaning machine for cleaning bottles or similar containers, comprising at least one spray nozzle for introducing a spray or treatment liquid into the containers, which are moved by a conveying system past the spray nozzle by way of


MANDIBULAR ADVANCEMENT DEVICE

(WO2008055299) 15.05.2008 A61F 5/56 KELLY, Christopher
A mandibular advancement device including upper and lower dental plates which operatively fit over at least part of the upper and lower teeth of a user, said upper and lower dental plates being made from a flexible material, the lower dental plate having


SINGLE-COMPONENT DENTAL COMPOSITION CONTAINING SILANE COUPLING AGENT AND ACIDIC GROUP-CONTAINING POLYMERIZABLE MONOMER

(WO2008053990) 08.05.2008 A61K 6/00 KABUSHIKI KAISHA SHOFU
Disclosed is a single-component dental adhesive composition having excellent storage stability, which exhibits excellent adhesion to both dental ceramics and organic composite materials containing an inorganic compound. Specifically disclosed is a single-


SELF-ETCHING PRIMER COMPOSITION FOR DENTAL USE

(WO2008053979) 08.05.2008 A61K 6/00 SUN MEDICAL CO., LTD.
A self-etching primer composition for dental use, which comprises a mixture containing a polymerizable monomer, a reductive inorganic compound containing sulfur, a ketone-series solvent and water and has a storage stability at 65oC of 2 hours or longer, a


OUTDOOR UNIT FOR AIR CONDITIONER

(WO2008053784) 08.05.2008 F24F 5/00 DAIKIN INDUSTRIES, LTD.
Radial reinforcement stays forming the support part of a fan motor (M) are provided at the center of an air blow-off opening (2a) formed in a front plate (2) positioned on the air blow-off surface of a body casing (1). The outer parts (11b) on the outer p


PREPARATION OF COMPOUNDS OF CYCLODEXTRINS AND DERIVATIVES THEREOF WITH BISMUTH COMPOUNDS

(WO2008052294) 08.05.2008 A61K 47/48 UNIVERSIDADE FEDERAL DE MINAS GERAIS
Preparation of compounds of cyclodextrins and derivatives thereof with bismuth compounds and derivatives thereof, pharmaceutical compositions, products comprising those compositions and use thereof as antibacterial agents. The present invention refers to


DENTAL ARTICLES, METHODS, AND KITS INCLUDING A COMPRESSIBLE MATERIAL

(WO2008051775) 02.05.2008 A61C 7/14 3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY
The present invention provides dental articles, kits, and methods including a compressible material. The compressible material optionally includes a hardenable dental composition (e.g., an adhesive or primer) that can be useful for bonding the dental arti


ORAL CLEANSING SYSTEM AND MEANS

(WO2008050172) 02.05.2008 A46B 9/04 VIDAL VELASQUEZ, Alejandro
The present invention is a toothbrush that comprises three sections: an ergonomic handle that has one means for massaging the gums and another means for cleaning the tongue, a neck whose purpose is to suitably position the brushing head so that it is easy


NOVEL USE OF ALKYL PHOSPHATE ESTERS

(WO2008049878) 02.05.2008 A61K 8/55 GLAXO GROUP LIMITED
The use of an oral care composition comprising certain alkyl phosphates is described for combating dental erosion and tooth wear.


UNIT DOSE DISPENSING PACKAGE FOR MULTI-COMPONENT DENTAL COMPOSITIONS

(WO2008048603) 24.04.2008 B65D 81/32 DENTSPLY INTERNATIONAL INC.
A package for storing and dispensing a unit dose of a multi-component dental composition is provided. The package includes two separate cups (12, 14) for storing the components used to make the composition. A film covering is sealed over the openings of t


DEVICE FOR STORAGE OF DENTAL CLEANING MEANS

(WO2008048108) 24.04.2008 A47G 21/12 STRIBOLT-HALVORSEN, Per, Erik
A storage receptacle (10) comprising at least one separate disposable cylinder (12) for at least one unused or one used dental cleaning means or both an unused and a used dental cleaning means, wherein the storage receptacle (10) is configured to be able


THERAPEUTIC OR PROPHYLACTIC AGENT FOR ATOPIC DERMATITIS

(WO2008047779) 24.04.2008 C07H 7/033 GLYCOSCIENCE LABORATORIES, INC.
[PROBLEMS] To provide a pharmaceutical composition for the prevention and/or treatment of atopic dermatitis. [MEANS FOR SOLVING PROBLEMS] Disclosed is a therapeutic or prophylactic agent for atopic dermatitis, which comprises a low-molecular-weight hyalur


NOVEL COMPOUND, COMPOSITION COMPRISING THE SAME, AND PROCESS FOR PRODUCTION OF POLYMERIZABLE AMIDE

(WO2008047547) 24.04.2008 C07F 9/09 KURARAY MEDICAL INC.
Disclosed is a novel compound (I) represented by the general formula (1) which has a polymerizable group, a carboxyl group and a phosphate group and can be suitable used in a dental composition. Also disclosed is a process for producing a polymerizable am


CONTAINER CLOSURE COMPRISING A CABLE TIE

(WO2008047165) 24.04.2008 B65D 63/10 JUNKK.COM LIMITED
A tamper evident lid assembly (10) for a mouth of a container (12) comprises a lid (15) to close the mouth of the container, and a strip (14) preventing removal of the lid. Removal or disconnection of the strip (14) enables the lid (15) to be removed. The


EDIBLE FOAM PRODUCT FOR THE TREATMENT OR PREVENTION OF OBESITY

(WO2008046729) 24.04.2008 A23L 1/29 UNILEVER N.V.
The present invention relates to an edible foam product that can advantageously be used in the treatment or prevention of obesity. More particularly, the present invention provides an edible foam product of pourable or spoonable consistency having an over


METHOD OF TREATING OR PREVENTING TISSUE DETERIORATION, INJURY OR DAMAGE DUE TO PERIODONTAL DISEASE OR DISEASE OF ORAL MUCOSA, AND/OR DOWNREGULATING NF-KAPPAB OR SUPPRESSING NF-KAPPAB-MEDIATED ACTIONS

(WO2008045345) 17.04.2008 A61K 38/00 REGENERX BIOPHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
A method of treatment for treating, at least partly preventing, inhibiting or reducing tissue deterioration, injury or damage due to a periodontal disease or disease of oral mucosa, or for restoring tissue adversely affected by the disease, in a subject,


THREADED CAP WITH OPENING DEVICE, APPLIED TO A FLEXIBLE CONTAINER THAT CONTAINS A SEMI-LIQUID PRODUCT

(WO2008045313) 17.04.2008 B65D 1/02 PRECISION VALVE CORPORATION
A cap designed to be used in light and flexible containers of a plastic material that are used to provide ingredients for food and similar things, that have, for this purpose, a threaded neck (1), with its upper base closed, on which said cap acts. The ca


MOLDABLE TRAY, SYSTEM, AND METHOD FOR WHITENING TEETH

(WO2008045076) 17.04.2008 A61C 9/00 DENTOVATIONS INC.
Tooth whitening system includes a moldable dental tray 10, the moldable dental tray 10 including a moldable material, which is sufficiently moldable so that a user can form the tray to substantially match the configuration of the user's teeth 102, 108, in


ORTHODONTIC BRACKET AND USE THEREOF

(WO2008044912) 17.04.2008 A61C 7/14 KOOIMAN, J., A.
The invention belongs to the domain of orthodontics. The invention relates to a bracket for attaching an arch wire to a tooth. The bracket comprises a dental plate with a back and a front, wherein the back is intended to be attached to a tooth by means of


STABLE LIQUID COMPOSITIONS FOR TREATING STOMATITIS COMPRISING EPIDERMAL GROWTH FACTOR

(WO2008044852) 17.04.2008 A61K 9/08 DAEWOONG CO., LTD.
Provided is a liquid composition for treating stomatitis, the liquid composition including: an epidermal growth factor; an adhesive polymer; and at least one stabilizer selected from the group consisting of ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (EDTA) and salts


COMPOSITION COMPRISING AT LEAST ONE COMPOUND THAT GENERATES ACTIVE OXYGEN, AND AT LEAST ONE THICKENER, METHOD FOR ITS PREPARATION AND ITS USE IN COSMETICS AND IN DENTAL HYGIENE

(WO2008043938) 17.04.2008 A61K 8/22 SOCIETE D'EXPLOITATION DE PRODUITS POUR LES INDUSTRIES CHIMIQUES SEPPIC
Composition comprising at least one compound that generates active oxygen and at least one thickener selected from the inverse microlatices of branched or crosslinked polyelectrolytes, containing at least one AMPS monomer, the method for its preparation,


DENTAL ADHESIVE COMPOSITION

(WO2008043518) 17.04.2008 A61K 6/00 DENTSPLY DE TREY GMBH
Dental composition comprising an aqueous mixture containing: i) a polymerizable acidic phosphoric acid ester monomer of the following formula (A): wherein a is an integer of from 1 to 10; R1 represents a hydrogen atom or a moiety of the following formula


APPARATUS TO FACILITATE SIMPLE SUNLIGHT DRIVEN WATER PURIFICATION

(WO2008041962) 10.04.2008 B01D 17/12 MARKEY, Garron
A filtering bottle has a straw-like mouth spout. The filter is made of crushed crystal rocks and/or glass fibers. The bottle contains Mylar reflective backing and is of transparent plastic or glass. It contains a color-coded biosensor strip to signal leve


ANTIMICROBIAL AND IMMUNOSTIMULATORY SYSTEM COMPRISING AN OXIDOREDUCTASE ENZYME

(WO2008041218) 10.04.2008 A61L 15/38 INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY SLIGO
The present invention relates to an antimicrobial and immunostimulatory system, applications thereof and a process for the production of the antimicrobial and immunostimulatory system. The present invention provides a storage-stable antimicrobial and immu


STANNOUS ORAL CARE COMPOSITIONS

(WO2008041055) 10.04.2008 A61K 8/27 THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
Disclosed are oral compositions comprising a stannous ion source, a polyvalent cation source and a mineral surface active agent, said compositions providing enhanced therapeutic efficacy derived from stannous fluoride and/or other stannous salt, including


DENTAL, PARTICULARLY REMINERALIZING COMPOSITION, EFFECTIVE FOR PAIN SENSITIVE TEETH, AND DENTAL PARTICLES, PARTICULARLY FOR SAID COMPOSITION

(WO2008040723) 10.04.2008 A61K 8/25 LEY, Fritz
The invention relates to a dental, particularly a remineralizing composition, effective for pain sensitive teeth, such as toothpaste, tooth powder, mouth wash, chewing gum, dental formulations or the like, comprising spherical dental particles having a pa


BASE PLATE

(WO2008040276) 10.04.2008 A61C 9/00 EBELT, Rudolf
The present invention relates to a base plate (15) for production of a bite template (17) and/or for arrangement of prosthetic teeth. The present invention further relates to a support post (1), in particular for supporting and/or fixing the base plate (1


METHODS OF MANUFACTURING DENTAL APPLIANCES USING SURFACE TREATING COMPOSITIONS

(WO2008039544) 03.04.2008 A61C 13/00 DENTSPLY INTERNATIONAL INC.
The present invention relates generally to methods for making dental appliances and prostheses, particularly dentures. A polymerizable dental composition is used in the method. The polymerizable dental composition comprises a polymerizable acrylic compoun


PHOSPHATE ESTER COMPOUND, METAL SALT THEREOF, DENTAL MATERIAL, AND DEMTAL COMPOSITION

(WO2008038651) 03.04.2008 C07F 9/09 MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
Disclosed are: a phosphate ester compound having an unsaturated double bond and a metal salt thereof; a dental material comprising at least one member selected from the phosphate ester compound and/or the metal salt thereof; and a dental composition compr


NON-METALLIC DENTAL SCALER

(WO2008036120) 27.03.2008 A61C 15/00 VU, Kevin
A disposable, double-ended, non-metallic dental sealer for personal use made of plastic, resin or another resilient material, comprising a handle and two dental picks projecting axially from either end of the handle. The dental pick includes a stem and an


DEVICE FOR DENTAL PROSTHESIS

(WO2008035938) 27.03.2008 A61C 13/08 CHOI, Ki Sun
Disclosed is a dental prosthesis for fastening an artificial tooth in a bridge type using neighboring natural teeth positioned on both sides of the artificial tooth in order to restore a missing front tooth. A bracket having first coupling parts defined o


ABRASIVE TOOL REINFORCED WITH SHORT FIBERS

(WO2008034056) 20.03.2008 B24D 3/34 SAINT-GOBAIN ABRASIVES, INC.
A composition that can be used for abrasive processing is disclosed. The composition includes an organic bond material, an abrasive material dispersed in the organic bond material, and a plurality of microfibers uniformly dispersed in the organic bond mat


DENTAL COMPOSITIONS INCLUDING ORGANOGELATORS, PRODUCTS, AND METHODS

(WO2008033911) 20.03.2008 A61K 6/083 3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY
A hardenable dental composition that includes a polymerizable component and an organogelator.


PREFORMED MALLEABLE SOLID CROWN

(WO2008033758) 20.03.2008 A61C 5/08 3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY
A solid dental crown and methods of using the solid dental crown are disclosed. The solid dental crown includes, a self-supporting solid hardenable preformed dental crown having an external crown shape defined by an external crown surface. The external cr


BAG WITH IMPROVED FEATURES

(WO2008033599) 20.03.2008 B65D 30/02 THE GLAD PRODUCTS COMPANY
The bag for receiving refuse may include a bag body, the bag body including an inside surface, an outside surface, and a rim defining a mouth. The bag may also include a first strip of material disposed on the inside surface of the bag body proximate the


METHOD FOR PREPARING SOLID DOSAGE FORMS THAT FORM A PASTE, CREAM OR GEL WHEN DILUTED FOR FINAL USE

(WO2008033487) 20.03.2008 A61K 9/00 CHEMLINK LABORATORIES LLC
Solid compositions capable of forming a paste, cream or gel suitable for use as a personal hygiene product when diluted with a liquid are disclosed. Methods of making and using solid compositions capable of forming a paste, cream or gel suitable for use a


DENTIFRICE COMPOSITIONS

(WO2008033306) 20.03.2008 A61K 8/21 DEN-MAT CORPORATION
Stain-removal, desensitizing, anti-tartar and anti-gingivitis dentifrice compositions. The dentifrices comprise a fluoride agent; an abrasive agent; a proteolytic agent; a foaming agent; a sweetening/flavoring agent; an emulsifying agent; either desensiti


AQUEOUS SANITIZERS, DISINFECTANTS, AND/OR STERILANTS WITH LOW PEROXYGEN CONTENT

(WO2008033206) 20.03.2008 A61K 8/19 SOLUTIONS BIOMED, LLC
The present invention is drawn to disinfectant compositions, which are human safe, e.g., food grade or food safe. In one embodiment, an aqueous disinfectant composition can comprise an aqueous vehicle, including water, from 0.001 wt% to 10.0 wt% of a pero


SYSTEMS, METHODS AND COMPOSITIONS FOR TREATMENT AND USE OF A PALATAL PATCH

(WO2008029386) 13.03.2008 A61K 8/97 DENTAL BIOTECHNOLOGY LTD.
Devices and methods for a palatal patch include a tablet or strip having a bioadhesive component and an active component. The bioadhesive component allows for the palatal patch to be attached to an upper palate, and for the active component to be released


HARD FLOOR NOZZLE

(WO2008028749) 13.03.2008 A47L 9/06 BSH BOSCH UND SIEMENS HAUSGERÄTE GMBH
The invention relates to a hard floor nozzle which is suitably designed for vacuum-cleaning and wiping. In order for the wiper element (5) to be more easily removed, the floor nozzle has at least one mouth piece (2, 3) and a wiper element support (4) with


DRILL CORE TRAYS AND ACCESSORIES FOR USE THEREWITH

(WO2008028197) 06.03.2008 B65D 85/20 CORSTOR INTERNATIONAL (PROPRIETARY) LIMITED
A drill core tray (100) comprises a sheet metal base plate (104) shaped to form a number of elongated recesses (114). The recesses (114) are separated by dividers (112) comprising inclined lower sides (120) leading into upstanding side walls (122) which j


CALCIUM PHOSPHATE NANOFIBERS

(WO2008028194) 06.03.2008 C12N 5/06 CORNELL RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC.
Calcium-phosphate nanofiber matrices comprising randomly dispersed crystalline calcium-phosphate nanofibers are provided. The nanofibers are synthesized using sol-gel methods combined with electrospinning. The nanofibers may be hollow, solid or may compri


BACTERICIDAL AGENT AGAINST PATHOGENIC BACTERIUM OF PERIODONTAL DISEASE COMPRISING RED LONGHORN BEETLE FRASS AS ACTIVE INGREDIENT

(WO2008026591) 06.03.2008 A61K 35/64 NIHON UNIVERSITY
Disclosed is a bactericidal agent against a pathogenic bacterium of a periodontal disease, which has a potent bactericidal effect against a gram-negative rod-shaped bacterium that causes a periodontal disease (a), while having a weak bactericidal effect a


PROTECTIVE FACE MASK

(WO2008025360) 06.03.2008 A61F 9/04 KREAPS ApS
A protective face mask comprising: - an eye-protecting shield being dimensioned to cover at the eye portions of a human wearer, having a perimeter defining a first surface and a second surface; - an adhesive strip attached to the first surface at an upper


DENTAL WHITENING STRIP

(WO2008024219) 28.02.2008 A61Q 11/00 CREATIVE SPECIALTY PRODUCTS, LLC
A dental whitening strip which includes a carrier support having a whitening composition adhered to said carrier where the whitening composition comprises (a) dextrin; (b) a peroxide; (c) a non-toxic water soluble inorganic salt; (d) a acceptable hydroxy


DENTAL ALIGNMENT INSTRUMENT

(WO2008024113) 28.02.2008 A61C 19/04 ADAMS, Suzanne
A handheld dental instrument (10) has a horizontal level indicator (20) and a vertical midline angle marker pin (21) mounted on a bite line plate (13) . The bite line plate (13) has an arcuate front (16) and a pair of protruding positioning pins (17,18) .


A DENTAL CLEANING WATER PROCESS SYSTEM

(WO2008023868) 28.02.2008 A61C 19/00 E-WOO TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD
The present invention disclosed herein is a dental clean water treatment system. The dental clean water treatment system of the present invention is characterized in that clean water, which remains in a water pipe treated by measuring turbidity in the cle


A DENTAL CLEANING WATER DEVICE'S ABNORMAL CONDITION SENSING SYSTEM USING ON-LINE AND METHOD FOR SENSING THE SAME

(WO2008023867) 28.02.2008 G06F 19/00 E-WOO TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD
The present invention disclosed herein is a system and method for sensing a malfunction of the dental clean water device using on-line. According to the present invention, a pressure sensor and a flow rate sensor are included on a predetermined location o


HOTMELT COMPOSITION FOR METAL CAN AND METAL CAN UTILIZING THE SAME

(WO2008023809) 28.02.2008 C08L 21/00 TOYO SEIKAN KAISHA, LTD.
A hotmelt composition comprising a thermoplastic elastomer, a tackifying agent, a wax and a polyolefin resin, wherein the wax has a softening point (R & B system) of 140° to 160°C. Accordingly, the hotmelt composition is easy in application to the mouth


SELF-SUCTION PUMP

(WO2008023515) 28.02.2008 F04D 9/02 IWAKI CO., LTD.
A self-suction pump capable of stably discharging fluid to be transferred even if the fluid becomes a mixture of gas and liquid. A liner ring (50), which is in rubbing contact with an impeller (29) when it moves to the front side during its rotation, is p


PROCESS FOR PRODUCING COLOURED SINTERED CERAMIC BODIES, IN PARTICULAR FOR DENTAL APPLICATIONS

(WO2008023053) 28.02.2008 A61K 6/06 CERAMTEC AG
To produce coloured sintered ceramic bodies, in particular for dental applications, it is known that coloured layers can be applied to the ceramic bodies in a separate process or a porous surface layer of the ceramic body can be impregnated with a liquid


ORAL CARE COMPOSITION COMPRISING NANOPARTICULATE TITANIUM DIOXIDE

(WO2008023041) 28.02.2008 A61K 8/29 GLAXO GROUP LIMITED
The present invention relates to an oral care composition comprising nanoparticulate titanium dioxide, optionally together with a source of fluoride ions, for combating dental erosion and/or tooth wear. In addition such compositions may also have benefit


A TEETH WHITENING SYSTEM AND A METHOD FOR WHITENING TEETH

(WO2008022220) 21.02.2008 A61C 5/00 BEYOND DENTAL & HEALTH INC.
A system for whitening teeth is provided. The system includes a whitening composition including an oxidizing compound for application onto teeth of a user. A cheek retractor for opening lips of a user to facilitate application of the whitening composition


CURABLE DENTAL RETRACTION COMPOSITION, METHOD OF PRODUCTION AND USE THEREOF

(WO2008021740) 21.02.2008 A61K 6/097 3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY
The invention relates to a curable dental retraction composition for reacting gingiva from a prepared tooth structure. The composition comprises an alginate, a di- and/or trivalent ion source, water, a retarder and a filler.


GEL-TYPE FOOD AND PROCESS FOR PRODUCING THE SAME

(WO2008020568) 21.02.2008 A23C 21/04 MEIJI DAIRIES CORPORATION
[PROBLEMS] To provide a process for producing a gel-type food such as whey cheese which has a little brittle tissue and a non-sticky and little starchy feeling on the tongue, shows a smooth touch in the mouth and on the tongue, suffers from little drippin


PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITIONS EASY TO SWALLOW, NOT CAUSING ANY UNPLEASANT ORAL SENSATION AND COMPRISING PARTICLES WITH AN ACTIVE PRINCIPLE

(WO2008019854) 21.02.2008 A61K 9/00 LOSAN PHARMA GMBH
The present invention relates to a pharmaceutical composition for direct oral administration which is very easy to swallow especially for young children, comprising at least one pharmaceutically active compound. The pharmaceutical composition is present i


A DENTAL UNIT CHAIR'S CLEANING WATER PROCESS SYSTEM

(WO2008018667) 14.02.2008 A61C 19/00 E-WOO TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD
A dental unit chair is provided with a plurality of pipes, which supply clean water to respective parts of the unit chair. If the unit chair is not operated for a long time period, clean water in the pipes does not flow and remains therein for a long time


MOUTH DISSOLVING PHARMACEUTICAL OR NUTRACEUTICAL COMPOSITION

(WO2008018086) 14.02.2008 A61K 9/20 BAJAJ HEALTHCARE LIMITED
Mouth dissolving pharmaceutical or neutraceutical composition comprising 1 to 70 % by weight of at least one pharmaceutical or neutraceutical active and 30 to 99 % by weight of pharmaceutically acceptable excipients including at least one potassium salt o


ORAL COMPOSITIONS EFFECTIVE FOR THE TREATMENT OF ORAL CAVITY MALODOR ASSOCIATED WITH THE CONSUMPTION OF ODOR-CAUSING COMPOUNDS

(WO2008016855) 07.02.2008 A61K 8/31 WM. WRIGLEY JR. COMPANY
This invention generally relates to oral compositions (e.g., a confection or chewing gum product) effective for the treatment of oral cavity malodor caused by odor-causing compounds (e.g., diallyl disulfide) associated with the consumption of, for example


AQUEOUS COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING A HYDROPHOBIC MATERIAL

(WO2008016837) 07.02.2008 A01N 25/00 ISP INVESTMENTS INC.
An aqueous composition containing a hydrophobic material, and, more particularly, a water soluble matrix of a water soluble polymer and a water soluble surfactant, in the form of a complex, for stabilizing the hydrophobic material, as a nanoparticulate di


FOOD PRODUCT WITH AN ENCAPSULATED LECITHIN MATERIAL

(WO2008016540) 07.02.2008 A23L 1/035 WM. WRIGLEY JR. COMPANY
A composition includes a first component containing phospholipids and a second component encapsulating the first component. The composition includes between about 10% and about 80% by weight phospholipids. The composition may be used in chewing gum to pro


SYSTEM FOR A DENTAL IMPLANT SURGICAL GUIDE

(WO2008015718) 07.02.2008 A61C 1/08 PHYSIOPLANT SRL
The invention concerns guided dental implant surgery involving the preparation of a model with balls indicating the emergent point of each implant, the preparation of a radiological plate starting from the model and equipped with a radiopaque ball placed


DENTAL BLEACHING COMPOSITIONS HAVING LONG-TERM RHEOLOGICAL STABILITY AND DEVICES, KITS AND METHODS THAT UTILIZE SUCH COMPOSITIONS

(WO2008014096) 31.01.2008 A61K 8/22 ULTRADENT PRODUCTS, INC.
Dental bleaching compositions include a dental bleaching agent, a generally linear high molecular weight (i.e., greater than about 500,000) polyvinyl pyrrolidone (PVP) and/or polyethylene oxide (PEO) tissue adhesion agent included in amount that imparts a


ORAL CARE FORMULATIONS WITH HYDROGEN PEROXIDE AND LYCOPENE

(WO2008013740) 31.01.2008 A61K 8/00 DR. NICK'S WHITE & HEALTHY, LLC
A toothpaste formulation is disclosed which comprises hydrogen peroxide; and cetylpyridinium chloride, and wherein the hydrogen peroxide and the cetylpyridinium chloride have been combined in the toothpaste formulation for not more than about seven minute


REUSABLE CUSTOMIZABLE BREATHING APPARATUS MOUTHPIECE WITH BITEWINGS

(WO2008013529) 31.01.2008 B63C 11/18 ANONSEN, James
A customizable and reusable mouthpiece for diving use having a passageway-forming front member extending from a proximal in-mouth end to a distal outside end and a U- shaped formable back member is described. The back member provides a hollow cavity porti


ORAL COMPOSITION FOR DENTAL PURPOSES

(WO2008010517) 24.01.2008 A61K 8/60 NATIONAL UNIVERSITY CORPORATION OKAYAMA UNIVERSITY
An oral composition for dental purposes, comprising a phosphorylated sugar (a), a cationic disinfectant (b) and a solvent (c). The oral composition can prevent the adhesion of an oral bacterium to the surface of a tooth for a long time. Therefore, the ora


ORAL COMPOSITIONS, THEIR PREPARATION AND USE

(WO2008009958) 24.01.2008 A61K 8/49 ORALDENT LIMITED


COMBINATIONS FOR ORAL COMPOSITIONS, THEIR PREPARATION AND USE

(WO2008009956) 24.01.2008 A61K 8/49 ORALDENT LIMITED


DENTAL COMPOSITION CROSSLINKABLE/POLYMERIZABLE BY CATIONIC PROCESS

(WO2008009718) 24.01.2008 A61K 6/087 BLUESTAR SILICONES FRANCE
The field of the invention is that of dental compositions that can be used for the preparation of dental prostheses and for dental restoration, in which a dental filler pretreated by means of a new process makes it possible to improve storage stability.


BAG WITH IMPROVED FEATURES

(WO2008008644) 17.01.2008 B65D 33/28 THE GLAD PRODUCTS COMPANY
The bag for receiving refuse may include a bag body, the bag body including an inside surface, an outside surface, and a rim defining a mouth. The bag may also include a first strip of material disposed on the inside surface of the bag body proximate the


BAG WITH IMPROVED FEATURES

(WO2008008641) 17.01.2008 B65D 65/22 THE GLAD PRODUCTS COMPANY
The bag for receiving refuse may include a bag body, the bag body including an inside surface, an outside surface, and a rim defining a mouth. The bag may also include a first strip of material disposed on the inside surface of the bag body proximate the


BAG WITH IMPROVED FEATURES

(WO2008008640) 17.01.2008 B65D 65/22 THE GLAD PRODUCTS COMPANY
The bag for receiving refuse may include a bag body, the bag body including an inside surface, an outside surface, and a rim defining a mouth. The bag may also include a first strip of material disposed on the inside surface of the bag body proximate the


GUTTA-PERCHA COMPOSITIONS FOR OBTURATING DENTAL ROOT CANALS

(WO2008008184) 17.01.2008 A61K 6/00 DENTSPLY INTERNATIONAL INC.
Improved compositions comprising a mixture of gutta-percha and a hydraulic material containing calcium silicate, calcium aluminate, calcium phosphate, and calcium sulfate compounds are provided. Preferably, the composition includes hydroxylapatite mineral


TOOTHPASTE COMPOSITION

(WO2008006725) 17.01.2008 A61Q 11/00 UNILEVER PLC
An opaque toothpaste composition comprising: water; a zinc salt; a chelating agent for the zinc salt, the chelating agent having a log Ks1 as herein defined of from 3.0 to 7.0; calcium carbonate at from 10% to 70% by weight of the toothpaste composition;


DENTAL FURNACE, AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING THE POSITION OF AN ASSOCIATED CLOSING PLATE

(WO2008006599) 17.01.2008 F27B 17/02 ZUBLER GERÄTEBAU GMBH
The invention relates to a dental furnace (1) comprising a hood-shaped combustion chamber (3) with a heating element (12) that is placed therein and an opening (13), and a closing plate (4) which is arranged so as to be movable relative to the combustion


TOTAL ETCH DENTAL ADHESIVE COMPOSITION

(WO2008006489) 17.01.2008 A61K 6/00 DENTSPLY DE TREY GMBH
Dental adhesive composition having a pH of at least 3, which comprises an aqueous solution containing (a) a polymerizable N-substituted alkyl acrylic or acrylic acid amide monomer; (b) a water-soluble polymerizable carboxylic acid; and (c) a water-soluble


LIGHT EMITTING DIODE CURABLE ACRYLATES WITH REDUCED YELLOWING

(WO2008006047) 10.01.2008 A61K 6/08 BISCO, INC.
Dental compositions and methods of curing the composition utilizing a light emitting diode (LED) curing unit. According to one aspect, a composition comprising a multiacrylate compound, an initiator including camphorquinone and at least one amine, and a c


HIGH FLUORIDE ION ORAL CARE COMPOSITION AND METHOD FOR MAINTAINING ANTICARIES ACTIVITY

(WO2008005688) 10.01.2008 A61K 8/27 COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY
An oral care composition and method of maintaining anticaries activity of fluoride ion in an oral care composition are described. An oral care composition comprises a fluoride ion source sufficient to maintain a high fluoride content in the composition, a


TREATMENT OF MOUTH AND URINARY TRACT INFECTIONS

(WO2008005059) 10.01.2008 A61K 33/40 SIEGEL, Gregg
The invention provides a method for treating gingivitis, mouth and urinary tract infections in a patient by providing a mouth rinsing composition which releases tree molecular iodine into the mucous membranes which enters into the urinary tract.


TOOTHBRUSH WITH A BUILT-IN TOOTHPASTE

(WO2008004832) 10.01.2008 A46B 11/02 NOH, Seung-Seol
Provided is a toothbrush with built-in toothpaste, and more particularly, a toothbrush with built-in toothpaste for easily squeezing the built-in toothpaste to provide users with convenience. The toothbrush with built-in toothpaste prevents hardening of t


LARYNGEAL MASK PROVIDED WITH GASTRIC TUBE INSERTION GUIDE

(WO2008001724) 03.01.2008 A61M 16/04 ASAHARA, Tomohiko
It is intended to provide a laryngeal mask comprising: an inflation cuff having an inflatable hollow tubular part, a back plate which is air-tightly bonded to the hollow tubular part so as to cover one end of the inside diameter side space, and a cuff ins

 

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This list includes patent documents published by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). The list was retrieved by using a refined search strategy in the claims section of all
patent applications. Salient search terms included oral care formulations and compositions for tooth cleaning and whitening; denture and dental prosthesis care; caries, calculus, stains
and plaque prevention, reduction or removal; dental adhesives, dental polymers, cement curing; polymer UV curing, cavity fillers, disinfectants, bleaching; oral hygiene and devices, etc.