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BioMimetic Therapeutics | Date: 2012-01-12

The present invention provides compositions and methods for facilitating fusion of bones in a joint. The present invention provides compositions and methods for promoting fusion of bones in arthrodetic procedures. In one embodiment, a method of performing an arthrodetic procedure comprises providing a composition comprising PDGF disposed in a biocompatible matrix and applying the composition to a site of desired bone fusion in a joint.


Patent
BioMimetic Therapeutics | Date: 2011-12-13

The present invention provides compositions and methods for promoting fusion of bones in spine fusion procedures. In some embodiments, a method of performing a spine fusion procedure comprises providing a composition comprising PDGF disposed in a biocompatible matrix and applying the composition to a site of desired spine fusion.


Patent
BioMimetic Therapeutics | Date: 2011-03-15

The present invention relates to compositions and methods for use in osteodistraction procedures. In one embodiment, a method of stimulating osteogenesis during and/or following bone distraction comprises providing a composition comprising a PDGF solution disposed in a biocompatible matrix and applying the composition to at least one site of bone distraction.


Provided herein are compositions and methods for the treatment of tendinopathies, such as tenosynovitis, tendinosis or tendinitis, including Achilles tendinopathy, patellar tendinopathy, lateral epicondylitis or tennis elbow, medial epicondylitis or golfers elbow, plantar fasciitis, and rotator cuff tendinopathy, and in particular to methods for the treatment of tendinopathies by administering compositions comprising platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF).


Patent
BioMimetic Therapeutics | Date: 2013-06-28

The present disclosure relates to a method for detecting the presence of PDGF neutralizing antibodies in a serum sample, comprising contacting a population of cells with i) a serum sample, and ii) PDGF, wherein the cells comprise a PDGF receptor; and detecting an amount of a biomarker in the population of cells, wherein the biomarker indicates binding of the PDGF with the PDGF receptor. The present disclosure also relates to a method of determining the presence of PDGF neutralizing antibodies in a subject who has received or is currently receiving a treatment comprising PDGF.

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