US Patent No: 8,178,120

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Methods for processing substrates having an antimicrobial coating

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Methods for processing substrate surfaces carrying coatings comprising a metal are disclosed. The methods involve providing a substrate surface having a coating comprising a metal, and exposing the substrate surface to a mixture including an oxidizing agent and an anion.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
BAXTER HEALTHCARE S.A.DEERFIELD, IL512
BAXTER INTERNATIONAL INC.DEERFIELD, IL908

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Carter, Phillip W Round Lake, US 29 111
Cawthon, Dustin C Crystal Lake, US 10 79
Green, John-Bruce D Buffalo Grove, US 4 40
Krongauz, Vadim V Bartlett, US 21 121
Vandesteeg, Nathan A Deerfield, US 1 4

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Patent Citation Ranking

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
Silver Bullett Therapeutics, Inc. (1)
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RAMOT AT TEL-AVIV UNIVERSITY LTD. (1)
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SILVER BULLET THERAPEUTICS, INC. (3)
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