Dry powder dose filling systems and related methods

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7428446
APP PUB NO 20050267628A1
SERIAL NO

11179163

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Systems for flowably dispensing dry powders include means for generating a first non-linear vibration input signal, the first non-linear input signal comprising a carrier frequency modulated by a plurality of different selected frequencies that correspond to a first dry powder formulation whereby first meted quantities of the first dry powder are serially dispensed to a receiving member. Related devices and computer program products for dispensing dry powders are also described.

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ORIEL THERAPEUTICS, INC.DURHAM, NC38

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Crowder, Timothy M Durham, NC 11 309
Hickey, Anthony J Chapel Hill, NC 16 337

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
ORIEL THERAPEUTICS, INC. (1)
* 7677411 Apparatus, systems and related methods for processing, dispensing and/or evaluatingl dry powders 3 2003
 
NOVARTIS PHARMA AG (1)
* 2004/0060,265 Controlling the flow of a powder 7 2003
 
NEW JERSEY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (2)
* 7806150 Mixing and packing of particles 0 2009
* 2009/0272,078 MIXING AND PACKING OF PARTICLES 0 2009
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