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Drug, Bio-affecting And Body Treating Compositions > Preparations Characterized By Special Physical Form > Biocides; Animal Or Insect Repellents Or Attractants (e.g., Disinfectants, Pesticides, Etc.) > Solid As Carrier Or Diluent > Impregnated Or Coated Nominal Articles (e.g., Flea Collars, Etc.)

Impregnated Or Coated Nominal Articles (e.g., Flea Collars, Etc.)

Impregnated Or Coated Nominal Articles (e.g., Flea Collars, Etc.) patent applications listed include Date, Patent Application Number, Patent Title, Patent Abstract summary and are linked to the corresponding patent application page.

10/02/14 - 20140294907 - Antagonistic properties of reef fish microflora
Disclosed herein are methods for preventing biofilm formation on a surface. The present disclosure also relates to anti-biofilm forming agents, to methods of producing and using them, and to anti-fouling coatings produced therefrom....

09/18/14 - 20140271762 - Non-sorptive or minimally sorptive disinfectant wipes
A disinfectant wipe is provided including a substrate that is substantially free of polyamides, and an acid anionic disinfectant is adsorbed to the substrate such that the disinfectant readily releases from the substrate to allow at least 65% delivery of the disinfectant when wiped on a surface. The substrate may...

09/18/14 - 20140271763 - Marine bacterial substances, medical devices, and methods for biofilm inhibition
Disclosed herein are marine bacterial substances, methods, and medical devices that inhibit biofilm growth and/or formation. Substances of the present disclosure are products or byproducts of P3-2 (ATCC PTA-6763), P4-4 (ATCC PTA-6682), P5-2 (ATCC PTA-6764), or P6-6 (ATCC PTA-6766) marine bacterial isolates....

08/14/14 - 20140227334 - Self adhesive copper or copper alloy push plate
An antimicrobial self-adhesive push plate is disclosed. The push plate includes a copper or copper ahoy. The copper or copper alloy may include a minimum of 60% copper. The copper or copper alloy may also include a MD-Cu29 antimicrobial copper or copper alloy....

08/07/14 - 20140220093 - Cationic polymers for antimicrobial applications and delivery of bioactive materials
wherein w′ is a positive number greater than or equal to 3, I′ is a dendritic polyester core covalently linked to w′ independent peripheral linear cationic polymer chains P′. Each of the chains P′ comprises a cationic repeat unit comprising i) a backbone functional group selected from the group consisting...

07/31/14 - 20140212467 - Antimicrobial composite material
The present disclosure is directed to an antimicrobial composite material, and more particularly to an antimicrobial composite material comprising particles having a metal or metal alloy core and a porous inorganic material shell, coatings including the antimicrobial composite material, and methods of making the same. In some embodiments, Cu—SiO2 core-shell...

07/24/14 - 20140205643 - Use of alginate oligomers in combating biofilms
The invention provides a method for combating biofilm, said method comprising contacting a biofilm with an alginate oligomer. The biofilm may be on an animate or inanimate surface and both medical and non-medical uses and methods are provided. In one aspect the invention provides an alginate oligomer for use in...

06/19/14 - 20140170199 - Parasiticidal combination comprising indoxacarb and deltamethrin
The invention relates to antiparasitic compositions comprising a combination of indoxacarb and deltamethrin and their use in a method to control parasite insect- and acarid-infestations on animals....

06/05/14 - 20140154297 - Antimicrobial substrates and methods for processing the same
Substrates having antimicrobial films or coatings adhered to a surface of the substrate and methods for replenishing the antimicrobial activity of films or coatings adhered to substrate surfaces are disclosed. The antimicrobial films and coatings comprise a strongly basic anion-exchange resin and an anion bound to the strongly basic anion-exchange...

05/22/14 - 20140141052 - Substrate having an electron donating surface with metal particles comprising palladium on said surface
There is disclosed a substrate with an electron donating surface, characterized in having metal particles on said surface, said metal particles comprising palladium and at least one metal selected from the group consisting of gold, ruthenium, rhodium, osmium, iridium, and platinum, wherein the amount of said metal particles is from...

04/10/14 - 20140099350 - Anti-biocontaminant products and processes for making the same
The present invention relates to micro-sized particles having anti-biocontaminant properties. Each particle is comprised of a central metal core, or support structure, (for example, alumina oxide) and has on its surface, one or more anti-biocontaminant metals and at least one redox agent....

03/13/14 - 20140072607 - Polycarbonates bearing pendant primary amines for medical applications
wherein a′ is an integer equal to 1 or 2, b′ is an integer equal to 1 or 2, and each R′ is an independent monovalent radical selected from the group consisting of hydrogen, methyl, ethyl, and combinations thereof. G′ is a divalent linking group selected from the group consisting...

02/27/14 - 20140056957 - Extended production of nitric oxide from microencapsulated chemical reactants
Methods and compositions are provided for generating and applying long-lasting therapeutic nitric oxide (NO) gas from the reaction of water-soluble chemical reactants microencapsulated in polymer matrices. In some applications the microencapsulated reactants are introduced in an aqueous gel, and in other applications they are introduced to the area of therapy...

02/06/14 - 20140037705 - Novel bacteriostatic and anti-collagenolytic dental materials through the incorporation of polyacrylic acid modified cuq nanoparticles
Provided are antibacterial and antimicrobial surface coatings and dental materials by utilizing the antimicrobial properties of copper chalcogenide and/or copper halide (CuQ, where Q=chalcogens including oxygen, or halogens, or nothing). An antimicrobial barrier is created by incorporation of CuQ nanoparticles of an appropriate size and at a concentration necessary and...

01/30/14 - 20140030304 - Process for the treatment of synthetic textiles with cationic biocides
A process for the treatment of a synthetic textile (T) with a cationic biocide (B) and at least one anionic polymer (P) which comprises the step of treating the synthetic textile with an aqueous composition containing the cationic biocide (B) in a concentration (c1) and containing the anionic polymer (P)...

01/30/14 - 20140030305 - Disinfectant for display screen surfaces of electronic devices
The invention provides for the use of a disinfectant consisting of a mixture of ethanol, 1-propanol and 2-propanol, an antimicrobial, amphoteric surfactant and water for disinfection of display screen surfaces of electronic devices. Mobile communication devices, especially those which are used in the medical sector, have plastic surfaces, more particularly...

01/23/14 - 20140023691 - Inhibition of bacterial biofilms and microbial growth with imidazole derivatives
Disclosure is provided for imidazole derivative compounds useful to inhibit the formation of biofilms and/or inhibit microbial growth, compositions including these compounds, devices including these compounds, and methods of using the same....

01/09/14 - 20140010856 - Materials with modified surfaces and methods of manufacturing
Various embodiments of surface-modified devices, components, and associated methods of manufacturing are described herein. In one embodiment, an implantable device suitable for being implanted in a patient includes an implantable material having a utile shape and a surface and a modification material deposited on at least a portion of the...

12/12/13 - 20130330387 - Antimicrobial lubricant compositions
Antimicrobial lubricant compositions are disclosed. The antimicrobial lubricant compositions are particularly useful in providing antimicrobial capability to a wide-range of medical devices. The compositions include an oil lubricant. Representative lubricants may include polydimethyl siloxane, trifluoropropyl copolymer polysiloxane, and a copolymer of dimethylsiloxane and trifluoropropylmethylsiloxane. The compositions include rheology modifiers as...

12/05/13 - 20130323292 - Clog resistant insect control formulations containing pyrethrin, an acetylenic compound, and a hydrocarbon diene
Disclosed are pyrethrin-based insect control formulations which have been formulated to reduce wick clogging in dispensers which use heaters to drive an insect control active from the wick. Pyrethrum extract is mixed with an acetylenic compound, such as prallethrin or 3,5-dimethylhex-1-yn-3-ol, and a terminal diene compound such as myrcene or...

10/17/13 - 20130273132 - Office furnishings having an antimicrobial treatment
An office furnishing is provided that may include one or more surfaces coated with an antimicrobial treatment, which may include a silane quaternary ammonium salt and isopropyl alcohol. The silane quaternary ammonium salt may include an unreacted organofunctional silane to promote bonding to the surfaces of the office furnishing, such...

10/17/13 - 20130273133 - Beds and bed accessories having an antimicrobial treatment
A hospital bed is provided that may include a support structure having a plurality of surfaces coated with an antimicrobial treatment, which may include a silane quaternary ammonium salt and isopropyl alcohol. The silane quaternary ammonium salt may include an unreacted organofunctional silane to promote bonding to the surfaces of...

10/17/13 - 20130273134 - Pesticidal ear tag
Articles including eartags provide topical application of a mixture of (1) a macrolide of the avermectin/milbemycin class, such as, but not limited to ivermectin, abamectin, or milbemectin, and (2) a synergist of the aryl aliphatic ether-class, such as, but not limited to piperonyl butoxide, present in (3) a weight ratio...

10/10/13 - 20130266629 - Medical device having a surface comprising antimicrobial metal
A medical device intended for contact with living tissue comprises a substrate having a surface, which surface comprises a layer comprising one or more compound(s)) of at least one non-toxic post-transition metal, such as a gallium or bismuth compound. A layer comprising a compound of a non-toxic post-transition metal has...

08/22/13 - 20130216600 - Antimicrobial nanoparticle conjugates
The present invention provides antimicrobial nanoparticle conjugates and an efficient method of preparing same. In particular, the invention relates to the preparation of antifungal nanoparticle conjugates comprising amphotericin B covalently immobilized to nanoparticles. The conjugates, and suspensions thereof, can be used to form antifungal coatings with particular application to medical...

08/15/13 - 20130209536 - Antimicrobial elastomeric articles
The present invention relates generally to methods of preparing antimicrobial elastomeric articles that include an elastomeric article having an antimicrobial coating provided thereon. The antimicrobial elastomeric articles exhibit enhanced ability to reduce or eliminate microbes that come in contact with the article. Certain aspects of the invention are further directed...

07/11/13 - 20130177621 - Imidazole derivatives useful for controlling microbial growth
Disclosure is provided for 1,4,5-substituted amino imidazole compounds useful to control microbial growth, compositions including these compounds, devices including these compounds, and methods of using the same....

06/27/13 - 20130164363 - Antimicrobial flush solutions
The present invention provides antimicrobial solutions that comprise at least one alcohol, at least one antimicrobial agent and at least one chelator and/or anticoagulant. Also provided are methods for rapidly reducing a microbe or a virus from surfaces including surfaces of indwelling medical devices and organic surfaces such as skin...

06/06/13 - 20130142856 - Compositions comprising a germinant and an antimicrobial agent
The present invention provides an antiseptic composition comprising a germinant and an antimicrobial agent, wherein the germinant increases a pathogen's susceptibility to attack from the antimicrobial agent and wherein the antimicrobial agent does not inhibit the germinant. The present invention also provides an antiseptic wipe, handwash or paint comprising such...

05/30/13 - 20130136783 - Hydrophilized antimicrobial polymers
A bactericidal or antimicrobial polymeric composition includes a hydrophilic first comonomer copolymerized to a second comonomer to produce a polymeric composition that is more hydrophilic or more bactericidal or antimicrobial in an aqueous solution than either of the comonomers alone. Methods for identifying bactericidal or antimicrobial polymers, methods for rendering...

05/23/13 - 20130129805 - Composition with sterilizing activity against bacteria, fungus and viruses, application thereof and method for preparation thereof
Disclosed herein are an anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and anti-viral composition with excellent sterilizing power, deodorization and adhesion activity, an application thereof, and a method for preparing the same. The composition with sterilizing activity against bacteria, fungus and virus comprises colloidal silver particles in an amount of from 11 wt % to...

05/16/13 - 20130122074 - Neutral, stable and transparent photocatalytic titanium dioxide sols
A method for preparing a neutral, stable and transparent photocatalytic titanium dioxide sol is provided. The method comprises (1) contacting an alkaline titanium dioxide sol with an alkaline peptizing agent to provide a peptized alkaline titanium dioxide sol; (2) neutralizing the peptized alkaline titanium dioxide sol; and (3) obtaining or...

05/09/13 - 20130115263 - Compositions and methods for coating medical implants
Medical implants are provided which release a fluoropyrimidine or an analog thereof, thereby inhibiting or reducing the incidence of infection associated with the implant....

04/11/13 - 20130089593 - Antimicrobial compositions and methods employing same
An aqueous composition with a higher-than-neutral pH includes a significant amount of one or more surfactants and large amounts of osmotically active solutes. This composition, as well as an acidic counterpart and solid materials, can be used in a variety of applications such as wound care, oral care, medical equipment...

03/28/13 - 20130078298 - Gaseous nitric oxide-sequestering products and processes of preparing same
A process of preparing articles having gaseous NO sequestered therein is disclosed, as well as articles prepared thereby. Also disclosed are articles having gaseous NO sequestered therewithin and having reduced amount of oxygen-containing and/or nitrogen-containing reactive species. Also disclosed are processes of preparing packaged articles having a non-gas permeable package...

02/28/13 - 20130052250 - Compounds and methods for biofilm disruption and prevention
The invention relates to compounds, compositions and methods for biofilm disruption and prevention. In particular, the invention relates to pharmaceutical compositions for the disruption of biofilm and prevention of biofilm in patients. The invention also relates to anti-biofouling compositions for the disruption of biofilm and prevention of biofilm on surfaces....

02/21/13 - 20130045265 - Antimicrobial strap
The invention discussed is a durable Antimicrobial Strap made using a polymer material, including plastics or vinyl, or a combination thereof, which have been enhanced through the integration of antimicrobial material adapted to kill microbes. The Antimicrobial Strap may be used in applications including but not limited to gait belts,...

02/07/13 - 20130034594 - Fibers containing ferrates and methods
A fiber containing ferrate, which comprises (1) one or more ferrate compounds, wherein the ferrate compound is selected from a group consisting of a metal ferrate(V) compound, metal ferrate(VI) compound, and a mixture thereof; and (2) one or more nonaqueous polymers. Also, methods are disclosed that make and/or use the...

01/24/13 - 20130022659 - Band, bracelet or strip carrier for an anti-microbial agent to reduce the spread of disease
A band, bracelet, strip or patch to be worn around the wrist or ankle or removably attached to the back of the wearer's hand. Each article is treated with an anti-microbial agent (e.g., tea tree oil) that is capable of killing germs and potentially harmful bacteria. The band, bracelet, strip...

01/17/13 - 20130017242 - Articles and methods for applying antimicrobial protection
Among other things, there is disclosed an improved wet wipe or similar substrate for applying an antibacterial/antibiotic layer to surfaces or other items. A wipe substrate is impregnated with a solution in water of organo-functional silane-based molecule, such as 3-(trihydroxysilyl) propyldimethyloctadecyl ammonium chloride and/or octadecyldimethyl trimethoxysilylpropyl ammonium chloride. Packages of...

01/03/13 - 20130004558 - Polymer composition and molded articles shaped of the same
The present invention relates to a molded article which is shaped of a polymer composition comprising 100 parts by weight of an olefin-based polymer, and 0.01 to 100 parts by weight of a C10-90 saturated chain hydrocarbon and/or liquid paraffin and 0.01 to 200 parts by weight of a releasable...

12/27/12 - 20120328683 - Alkylaminoalkyl oligomers as broad-spectrum antimicrobial agent
The present application relates to oligomeric antimicrobial compounds and compositions comprising the same. The oligomers are formed by polymerizing aminoalkyl (meth)acrylate or aminoalkyl (meth)acrylamide monomer(s). In addition to imparting materials with broad spectrum antimicrobial activity, the oligomers can impart antimicrobial activity to substrates such as hair and skin....

12/27/12 - 20120328684 - Citrobacter freundii antibacterial agents and their use
Provided herein are methods for treating planktonic bacteria or a biofilm. The methods include contacting the planktonic bacteria or biofilm with an effective amount of an isolated Citrobacter freundii colicin A polypeptide, wherein the polypeptide has an antibacterial activity against the planktonic bacteria or the biofilm. Methods are also provided...

12/06/12 - 20120308632 - Use of bacterial polysaccharides for biofilm inhibition
A method comprises preventing or inhibiting bacterial adhesion and/or bacterial biofilm development by treating a substrate with a composition of a soluble group II capsular polysaccharide obtained from a bacterial strain....

11/29/12 - 20120301532 - Compositions and methods for treating materials with insecticides and potentiating agents
In accordance with the present disclosure, compositions and methods are described for potentiating the effectiveness of insecticides with which materials or objects are treated or impregnated to reduce or eliminate insect populations that infest or inhabit materials, articles and furnishings associated with human or animal use. Materials or articles may...

10/25/12 - 20120269877 - Polymer composition and molded articles shaped of the same
The present invention relates to a polymer composition comprising 100 parts by weight of an olefin-based polymer, and 0.01 to 100 parts by weight of a C1-10 alcohol and 0.01 to 200 parts by weight of a releasable active compound different from said alcohol, per 100 parts by weight of...

10/18/12 - 20120263774 - Polymer composition and molded articles shaped of the same
The present invention relates to a polymer composition comprising 100 parts by weight of an olefin-based polymer, and 0.01 to 100 parts by weight of an ester having a HLB value of 4 or less and 0.01 to 200 parts by weight of a releasable active compound per 100 parts...

10/11/12 - 20120258158 - Polymer composition and molded articles shaped of the same
The present invention relates to a polymer composition comprising 100 parts by weight of an olefin-based polymer, and 0.01 to 100 parts by weight of a branched fatty acid and 0.01 to 200 parts by weight of a releasable active compound per 100 parts by weight of said olefin-based polymer....

10/04/12 - 20120251608 - Cationic polymers for antimicrobial applications and delivery of bioactive materials
wherein w′ is a positive number greater than or equal to 3, I′ is a dendritic polyester core covalently linked to w′ independent peripheral linear cationic polymer chains P′. Each of the chains P′ comprises a cationic repeat unit comprising i) a backbone functional group selected from the group consisting...

08/23/12 - 20120213835 - Compositions comprising peroxy alpha-ketocarboxylic acid and methods for producing and using the same
The present invention provides compositions comprising peroxy α-ketocarboxylic acid and methods for using the same. In some particular embodiments, compositions of the invention also include α-ketoesters....

08/02/12 - 20120195950 - Laundry additive for the treatment and prevention of bed bugs
A laundry additive such as a fabric dryer sheet formed of a flexible substrate contains an insecticidally effective amount of an insecticide, preferably a pyrethrum, in an amount between about 0.05 and about 10 grams per square foot. Alternatively, the insecticide may be included as a component in a rinse-cycle...