BIOADHESIVE COMPOUNDS AND METHODS OF SYNTHESIS AND USE

USPTO Patent Application US 2017/0266353 A1
Application Date: Sep. 21st, 2017

ABSTRACT

Synthesis methods for creating polymeric compounds comprising phenyl derivatives (PD), or PDp i.e., polymers modified with PD, with desired surface active effects are described. The polymer backbone of PDp has...
Application Number:
15/309,695
International Classification:
A61L 31/10 (20060101); A61L 29/08 (20060101); A61L 29/10 (20060101); A61L 31/08 (20060101)
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CLAIMS

What is claimed is as follows:

1. A method to reduce microbial fouling on a surface, comprising: a) providing a surface;b) functionalizing said surface;c) providing a phenyl derivative (PD)-poly((meth)acrylic) polymer comprising Formula I:wherein “a” is selected from the group consisting of DMA, VAMA andDMHPEAMA, “b” is selected from the group consisting of AA, HEMA, HEA andMEA, and...

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REFERENCE TO FEDERAL FUNDING

This invention was made with United States government support under grant number #R44DK080547 awarded by NIH NIDDK. The United States government has certain rights in the invention.
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