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US20140236270 METHOD AND OCULAR IMPLANT FOR TRANSMISSION OF NERVE-STIMULATION LIGHT  
An improved prosthesis and method for stimulating vision nerves to obtain a vision sensation that is useful for the patient that has lost vision due to age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and...
US20110196457 DEVICE FOR UV PHOTO-THERAPY  
Skin disorders such as, for example, atopic dermatitis, dyshidrosis, eczema, lichen planus, psoriasis, and vitiligo, are treated by applying high doses of ultraviolet light to diseased regions of...
US20120239121 METHOD OF REDUCING THE OCCURRENCE OF ARRHYTHMIAS VIA PHOTOBIOMODULATION AND APPARATUS FOR SAME  
In response to local or systemic inflammation in a patient, photobiomodulation therapy is applied to a cardiac location to reduce the risk and/or occurrence of cardiac arrhythmia. Once...
US20140088367 NIR/RED LIGHT FOR LATERAL NEUROPROTECTION  
The use of red or near infrared light upon neurons of the lumbar plexus that are in distress due to retraction-induced ischemia. The surgeon may protect nerves made ischemic in the surgery by: a)...
US20130013031 CAPSULE PHOTOTHERAPY  
The present invention provides a swallowable capsule suitable for providing phototherapy to a region of a patient's gastrointestinal (GI) tract, the capsule comprising one or more light sources...
US20140005758 CAPSULE PHOTOTHERAPY  
A swallowable capsule for providing phototherapy to a patient's gastrointestinal (GI) tract, the capsule including a power supply, one or more phototherapeutic light sources, a speed determination...
US20110054574 Ultraviolet sterilizer for surgery  
An ultraviolet sterilizer for use during surgery is mounted in a base cabinet. The UV light source can be a laser, or an LED. An optical frequency multiplier can be used that outputs UV of less...
US20140235942 MEDICAL DEVICE AND METHOD FOR INTERNAL HEALING AND ANTIMICROBIAL PURPOSES  
Process and device for directly medicinally treating interior tissue during or after intubation of a patient by passing medicinal radiant energy transversely through the intubation device to...
US20120209326 ULTRAVIOLET LIGHT PACIFIER  
An ultraviolet light pacifier (10) is provided. That is, a pacifier includes an ultraviolet light source (42) and is structured to project the ultraviolet light within the mouth of an infant via...
US20120130302 ACTIVE RETINAL IMPLANT  
An active retinal implant (10) to be implanted into an eye has an array (16) of stimulation elements (17) that emit stimulation signals to cells of the retina, wherein the stimulation elements...
US20120209359 LOW-PROFILE INTRALUMINAL LIGHT DELIVERY SYSTEM AND METHODS OF USING THE SAME  
A light delivery system to provide light treatment to a patient includes an elongated catheter having a light emitter that transmits light towards a target site within a patient. The catheter is...
US20120232618 DEVICE USED FOR TREATMENT OF RHINITIS BY BIOSTIMULATIVE ILLUMINATION  
A device for the treatment of rhinitis by biostimulative illumination. The device comprises a pair of LEDs (504a; 505b) containing probes (202a; 202b) adapted to be inserted into the nostrils of a...
US20080097414 OPTICAL EAR INFECTION TREATMENT DEVICE AND METHOD  
Optical ear infection treatment device and methods are described where an LED and optical light pipe are used to deliver the light from the LED to the middle ear of a patient to reduce bacterial...
US20130103124 METHODS FOR DELIVERY OF OPTICAL SIGNALS TO TISSUE FOR THE TREATMENT OF A DISEASE OR CONDITION  
Embodiments described herein provide methods for treating various conditions and diseases using an optical signal. In one or more embodiments an apparatus is providing having an optical window,...
US20110282417 COCHLEA INSERTABLE HEARING PROSTHESIS AND CORRESPONDING SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A hearing prosthesis insertable fully or partially into the human cochlea provides for hearing support capabilities to persons with degraded hearing capability or without hearing capability. The...
US20120089207 LIGHT TRANSMISSION SYSTEM FOR PHOTOREACTIVE THERAPY  
A light transmission system to provide photodynamic treatment to a patient includes a single use integrated control module and catheter assembly having a plurality of light emitting diodes (LEDs)...
US20140243937 Red Light Implant for Treating the Spine  
Red light-emitting implants for treating a spine.
US20120141572 Surface Coating for Biomedical Implants and Electrodes  
An implantable device is described based on an implant having a textured outer surface of polymer material with limited transparency. A smooth outer polymer coating covers and cross-links with the...
US20120172952 OPTICAL STIMULUS PROBE STRUCTURE WITH OPTICAL TRANSMITTABLE PROBE AND MANUFACTURING METHOD THEREOF  
Disclosed are an optical stimulation probe structure having a probe body inserted into a subject, a fixing body that fixes the probe body and a light radiator that transmits an optical signal to...
US20150018598 NEUROSTIMULATION PATCH  
A neurostimulation patch is affixed to a patient's skin (e.g., via a medical skin adhesive) and provides stimulation energy for an implanted lead. The patch may be used for SCS trials or other...
US20120136416 Caged Neuropeptides: modulation and measurement of synapse and signaling activity; and methods for drug evaluation, pharmaceuticals preparation and treatment  
A neuropeptide is caged and delivered to a synaptic site, then photolytically activated to enable precise temporal and spatial temporal investigation of localized signaling activity or synaptic...
US20120259393 Implantable Device for Optically Stimulating the Brain of a Person or an Animal  
The invention relates to an implantable device for optically stimulating the brain of a person or an animal, the device comprising: a light source emitting in the near infrared range; anda light...
US20140288458 INSERTABLE NEURAL PROBE WITH FLEXIBLE STRUCTURE  
A neural probe (10) is provided for in vivo communication with biological tissue, including stimulating neurons and/or recording neural electrical activity. The probe (10) may be constructed so...
US20140081360 CAPSULE PHOTOTHERAPY  
A method for providing phototherapy to a GI tract including using a capsule imager to scan at least a portion of a GI tract, estimating a location of a diseased portion of the GI tract, and based,...
US20150157877 AUTOFLUORESCENT IMAGING AND TARGET ABLATION  
Apparatus, devices, methods, systems, computer programs and computing devices related to autofluorescent imaging and ablation are disclosed.
US20100324632 Method and portable system for non-invasive, In-vivo blood irradiation light therapy  
The present invention is a non-invasive apparatus, system, and method for performing irradiation light therapy upon blood circulating within the nostrils of a living mammalian subject. The merit...
US20120046531 INSERTION OF MEDICAL DEVICES THROUGH NON-ORTHOGONAL AND ORTHOGONAL TRAJECTORIES WITHIN THE CRANIUM AND METHODS OF USING  
The invention comprises an elongated device adapted for insertion, including self-insertion, through the body, especially the skull. The device has at least one effector or sensor and is...
US20150231407 IRRADIATION DEVICE  
An irradiation device for insertion into an orifice of the body for providing photodynamic therapy or diagnosis comprises: a housing adapted to be fully inserted and secured in the orifice, the...
US20120330219 IRRADIATION DEVICE  
An irradiation device for insertion into an orifice of the body for providing photodynamic therapy or diagnosis comprises: a housing 1, 21, 31, 51, 61, 71 adapted to be fully inserted and secured...
US20110295186 IRRADIATION DEVICE  
An irradiation device for insertion into an orifice of the body for providing photodynamic therapy or diagnosis comprises: a housing 1, 21, 31, 51, 61, 71 adapted to be fully inserted and secured...
US20150133904 Devices and Methods for Photodynamically Modulating Neural Function in a Human  
Devices and methods for therapeutic photodynamic modulation of neural function in a human. One embodiment of a method in accordance with the technology includes administering a photosensitizer to...
US20150202456 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR OPTOGENETIC THERAPY  
Configurations are described for utilizing light-activated proteins within cell membranes and subcellular regions to assist with medical treatment paradigms, such as hypertension treatment via...
US20060241728 Control equipment for holding a laparoscopic probe  
A control equipment is provided for precisely positioning the tip of a laparoscopic probe in a body cavity. The control equipment consists of, a housing adapted to be arcuately movable about a...
US20090024191 MULTI-CLADDING OPTICAL FIBER SCANNER  
A multi-cladding optical fiber includes a core that conveys visible light used by a scanner for imaging a site within a patient's body, and an inner cladding that conveys high-power light, such as...
US20120191163 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR MANIPULATING A CELL  
A method of manipulating a living cell is disclosed. The method comprises, directing a pulsed optical field to at least one conductive nanoparticle present in the vicinity of the cell, so as to...
US20130282082 LIGHT IRRADIATION DEVICE, AND LIGHT IRRADIATION TREATMENT AND PREVENTION DEVICE PROVIDED THEREWITH  
A light irradiation device of the present invention includes: a light source that emits radiant light to an irradiation object; a reflecting member that reflects the radiant light emitted from the...
US20120226335 INGESTIBLE CAPSULE FOR TREATING GASTRIC INFECTIONS, IN PARTICULAR FOR TREATING H. PYLORI INFECTIONS  
The light capsule object of the present invention is an ingestible device designed to illuminate the gastric cavity of the stomach for therapeutic purposes directed against Helicobacter pylori (H....
US20140358199 Self-administrable method, system and apparatus for non-invasive neurostimulation therapy of the brain  
The present invention is a portable non-invasive apparatus, system, and method for performing light therapy or photobiomodulation upon the brain tissues through the nostrils of a living mammalian...
US20150080695 Conformable Actively Multiplexed High-Density Surface Electrode Array for Brain Interfacing  
Provided are methods and devices for interfacing with brain tissue, specifically for monitoring and/or actuation of spatio-temporal electrical waveforms. The device is conformable having a high...
US20090118800 IMPLANTABLE OPTICAL STIMULATORS  
Various systems and methods are implemented for in vivo use in a living animal. One such method involves stimulating target cells having light-responsive proteins and includes providing an...
US20070073300 Red light implant for treating osteoporosis  
Red light implants for delivering red light to spinal implants to enhance osteointegration.
US20150012072 VASCULAR ACCESS DEVICE WITH INTEGRATED LIGHT GUIDE  
A system for irradiation of a vascular space and its contents is presented. An adapter device having a vascular access end and an optical interface end can include a waveguide affixed within a...
US20100179469 Organic Light Emitting Diode Phototherapy Lighting System  
A lighting system includes a plurality of organic light emitting diode (OLED) devices. By selecting the plurality of OLED devices, or by selectively controlling the plurality of OLED devices, the...
US20100145418 SYSTEM FOR OPTICAL STIMULATION OF TARGET CELLS  
Various systems and methods are implemented for controlling stimulus of a cell. One such method is implemented for optical stimulation of a cell expressing an NpHR ion pump. The method includes...
US20140324138 Wirelessly-powered illumination of biological tissue  
In exemplary implementations of this invention, an implant device is wholly or partially implanted in a mammal. The implant device includes an antenna, circuitry, a supercapacitor, one or more...
US20140330196 APPARATUS FOR STIMULATING HAIR GROWTH AND/OR PREVENTING HAIR LOSS  
A device to stimulate a scalp comprising an array of stimulating elements adapted to pierce the skin of the scalp no deeper than a thickness of a dermis, wherein the stimulating elements are...
US20130289675 Materials and Approaches for Optical Stimulation of the Peripheral Nervous System  
A variety of methods, devices, systems and arrangements are implemented for stimulation of the peripheral nervous system. Consistent with one embodiment of the present invention, method is...
US20150209597 PHOTOTHERAPY EYEGLASS DEVICE  
A phototherapy device, such as goggles, eye-glasses, or an eye mask, for applying light from a plurality of semiconductor light and/or vibrational sources, such as, but not limited to,...
US20120220813 DEVICES AND METHODS FOR APPLYING ENERGY TO A MUSCULAR LAYER  
A device for delivering energy to a muscle may include a housing and at least one energy conduit associated with the housing. The at least one energy conduit may be configured to facilitate...
US20080004686 Implantable device with light-transmitting material  
Endolumenal medical devices for implantation within a body vessel are provided. The medical devices may comprise a light-transmitting area having an adhesive-activating effective transmittance at...

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