Intellectual Property

Following is a list of our patents and pending patents:

Cardiovascular and thrombus imaging agents, methods and kits
United States Patent 6,299,857
Elmaleh, et al.
Issued - October 9, 2001
Expires – December 27, 2016
Foreign patents granted: EP, JP, MX, FR, DE, CH, UK

Tumor imaging agents, methods and kits
United States Patent, 6,187,286
Elmaleh, et al.
Issued - February 13, 2001
Expires - December 27, 2016
Foreign patents granted: CA, MX, EP, AU

Imaging Agents for Early Detection and Monitoring of Cardiovascular Plaque
US Patent Pending No. 98 94 5939
Elmaleh, et al.
Utility (CIP): 09/530,818 #7060251
Granted - June 13, 2006
Expires - September 8, 2018
Utility: 11/286,930 #7,438,891
Issued - October 7, 2008
Expires - September 8, 2018
Foreign patents granted: AU DIV

Method for Monitoring Blood Flow and Metabolic Method for Uptake in Tissue with Radiolabeled Alkanoic Acid
Elmaleh et.al.
United States Patent No. 7,790,142 B2
Issued – September 7, 2010
Expires – February 3, 2025.
Foreign patents granted: EP, HK.

Catalytic Radiofluoronation
Elmaleh et. al.
United States Patent No. 7632485
Issued – December 15, 2009
Expires- February 24, 2025
Foreign patents granted: MX

Biotin Compounds for Targeting Tumors and Sites of Infection
Elmaleh et. al.
United States Patent No. 5716594
Issued – February 10, 1998
Expires – June 6, 2014
Foreign patents granted: JP, HK, EP, FR, DE, IE, UK