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424052000 Fluorine or fluorine compound containing 108
424053000 Oxygen or chlorine releasing compound containing 58
424054000 Ammonia, amine, or derivative thereof (e.g., urea, etc.) 50
424058000 Plant extract of undetermined constitution 43
424050000 Ferment containing (e.g., enzymes, bacteria, etc.) 37
424057000 Phosphate compound containing 31
424055000 Hydroxy carboxylic acid or derivative thereof (e.g., methyl salicylate, etc.) 27
424056000 Organic sulfate or sulfonate containing 10
424051000 Iodine or iodine compound containing 7
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20080267890Anti-Microbial Agent - A composition comprising a C8 to C24 polyunsaturated fatty acid such as-linolenic or ester thereof, and terpinene-4-ol or derivative thereof. The composition has activity as a broad-spectrum antibacterial composition.10-30-2008
20090202449USE OF OSTEOPONTIN IN DENTAL FORMULATIONS - Use of osteopontin for reducing plaque bacterial growth on tooth enamel and dental formulations containing osteopontin.08-13-2009
20080247968Multi-phase dentifrice with characters - A multi-phase dentifrice composition comprising at least two visually distinct phases, wherein said visually distinct phases are packaged in a generally transparent container, wherein at least one phase is in physical contact with another phase, and wherein the visually distinct phases form the appearance of at least one character.10-09-2008
20100055052Processing System for Oral Care Compositions - This invention relates to a low loss liquid processing system used for manufacturing personal care and cleaning compositions, in particular oral care compositions such as dentifrice, mouthrinse and denture care products. The present process addresses manufacturing flexibility issues involved in making products to demand and the ability to proactively monitor intermediate compositions for quality assurance purposes. Specifically, the present manufacturing process provides faster variant turnaround times, shorter clean-up times between variants, significant material waste reduction and smaller effluent volumes than those of typical batch systems. As well, a process has been developed for more efficient addition of materials which are dissimilar in chemical composition and/or physical parameters to the original base material or of materials which may be temperature and shear sensitive.03-04-2010
20100086498Personal Care Compositions Providing Enhanced Cooling Sensation - Disclosed are personal care compositions for use on hair, skin, oral cavity, throat and other mucosal surfaces containing a flavor/perfume system comprising one or more coolants, wherein the pleasant cool and refreshing sensation provided by the coolant is enhanced in terms of quicker onset, greater intensity or impact and/or longer duration, thereby improving appeal and acceptability of the compositions to consumers. In one embodiment the invention provides oral care compositions comprising 04-08-2010
20110195032Menthylcarboxamides and Their Use as Cooling Agents - Described is a new cooling agent represented by Structure I and compositions with known coolers having cooling properties and the application of Structure I in foodstuffs and chewing gum:08-11-2011
20100158821ANTIMICROBIAL AGENTS, COMPOSITIONS AND PRODUCTS CONTAINING THE SAME, AND METHODS OF USING THE COMPOSITIONS AND PRODUCTS - Antimicrobial agents, products and compositions incorporating the agents, and methods of using the compositions and products are provided. The antimicrobial agents comprise 1,2-cyclohexanedimethanol, 1,4-cyclohexanedimethanol, 2,2,4,4-tetramethyl-1,3-cyclobutanediol, or mixtures thereof. These agents have surprisingly been found to inhibit microbial growth at a much lower concentration than other glycols with known antimicrobial activity.06-24-2010
20100119461ANTIMICROBIAL COMPOSITION - The present invention relates to compositions comprising zinc oxide, barium sulphate and bound silver ions and their use in various applications, such as cosmetics, inks, lacquers or plastics.05-13-2010
20130078192Use of neoflavonoids for flavor modification - The present invention relates primarily to the use of one or a plurality of neoflavonoids of formula (I) and/or one or a plurality of physiologically acceptable salts of one or a plurality of neoflavonoids of formula (I) for flavor modification, in particular for altering or masking a bitter, astringent and/or metallic flavor impression of a bitter, astringent and/or metallic tasting substance and a corresponding method of flavor modification. The present invention further relates to certain mixtures and certain preparations fit for consumption containing one or a plurality of neoflavonoids of formula (I) and/or one or a plurality of physiologically acceptable salts of one or a plurality of neoflavonoids of formula (I).03-28-2013
20100074850Flavour Modulating Derivative of a Carboxylic Acid and a Purine, Pyrimidine, Nucleoside, or Nucleotide - The present invention relates to the field of improving the flavour of foodstuffs, beverages, tobacco products, pharmaceutics and oral care products. More particularly, the present invention provides flavour modulating substances selected from the group represented by formula (1):03-25-2010
20120244089USE OF THIAZOLE COMPOUND IN FLAVOR APPLICATIONS - The present invention has discovered that 2-ethyl-4-methyl-2,5-dihydro-thiazole possesses unexpected and advantageous flavor properties.09-27-2012
20120244090DISSOLVABLE FILMS CONTAINING HIGH CONCENTRATIONS OF NONIONIC SURFACTANTS SUCH AS POLYSORBATES TO ENHANCE HIGH SOLID LOADINGS - An oral care composition and method are described in which the composition includes a film or a plurality of film fragments entrained in a carrier. The film or plurality of film fragments comprises a relatively high concentration of nonionic surfactants. The composition and methods provide benefits including higher active material loading in the film formula for improved efficacy, and a reduced amount of film needed in a product, which at the same time delivering comparable or improved efficacy with lower loading of the film in the composition09-27-2012
20120244088ORGANOMODIFIED CARBOSILOXANE MONOMERS CONTAINING COMPOSITIONS AND USES THEREOF - There is provided novel mono-acrylate functionalized siloxane monomer containing carbosiloxane linkage for improved hydrolysis resistance. This invention also provides copolymers produced using these monomers and their use in various applications.09-27-2012
20130078193Sweetener Compositions, Methods of Making Same and Consumables Containing Same - In one embodiment, the invention is to a sweetener composition comprising at least one sweetener and a pregelatinized starch, in particular to novel sweetener compositions that have a prolonged sweetener release rate and that provide a prolonged sweetening sensation to the consumer. The pregelatinized starch comprises particles having a plurality of pores having a specific average pore diameter. The sweetener is disposed in at least one of the pores. At least 50% of the particles has an average particle size of at least 50 microns.03-28-2013
20130084252Use of certain neoflavonoids for intensifying and/or producing a sensory impression of sweetness - The present invention primarily relates to the use of one or a plurality of neoflavonoids of formula (I) and/or one or a plurality of physiologically acceptable salts of one or a plurality of neoflavonoids of formula (I) for producing a sensory impression of sweetness (i.e. an impression of sweetness) in an orally consumable preparation or for intensifying the sensory impression of sweetness of an orally consumable preparation comprising at least one further sweet-tasting and/or sweet-smelling substance. The present invention further relates to certain semifinished products and certain orally consumable preparations containing one or a plurality of neoflavonoids of formula (I) and/or one or a plurality of physiologically acceptable salts of one or a plurality of neoflavonoids of formula (I). Finally the invention also relates to a method of producing an orally consumable preparation and a method of producing and/or intensifying a sensory impression of sweetness in/of an orally consumable preparation.04-04-2013
20130084253ORAL CARE COMPOSITIONS - The invention provides an oral care composition (preferably a dentifrice) comprising one or more curcumin compounds and a source of zinc ions. The incorporation of a source of zinc ions into the composition suppresses the degradation and/or discoloration of the curcumin compound(s) in the composition.04-04-2013
20100111881Polymeric anti-microbial agents - Polymeric anti-microbial agents produced by substituting the nitrogen atoms in the backbone of ethylenimine polymers, for example, substitution with aralkyl groups, are provided. The agents are believed to have low human toxicity while being effective against a variety of pathogens and are useful in applications involving human contact, such as cosmetics, hair care products and textiles, as well as in applications with much less human contact, such as coatings.05-06-2010
20100040565ACTIVE DELIVERY SYSTEMS FORMULATIONS - The present invention relates to active delivery system formulations, and methods of making and using the same. Said formulations, when applied to a substrate surface, form a protective coating on the surface and permit constituent active agents to act on the surface and in the surrounding medium.02-18-2010
20090081134Oral Care Compositions Comprising Tropolone Compounds and Essential Oils and Methods of Using The Same - The present invention relates to oral care compositions suitable for preventing or treating diseases or conditions of the oral cavity in warm-blooded animals including humans, comprising an oral care effective amount of at least one tropolone compound in combination with at least one essential oil, and a pharmaceutically acceptable oral carrier. This invention further relates to a method for preventing or treating diseases or conditions of the oral cavity in warm-blooded animals including humans, by applying an oral care effective amount of the oral care composition to the oral cavity.03-26-2009
20120164083Sweetness Enhancers Including Rebaudioside A or D - The present invention is directed to the use of rebaudioside A or rebaudioside D in combination with one or more compounds of Formula (I), or a stereoisomer thereof, wherein R06-28-2012
20120164082METHOD OF USING APPARATUS FOR PREVENTING PLAQUE, PREVENTING CATIVIES AND KEEPING TEETH CLEAN - A method for using an apparatus to gently clean an adult's or a child's teeth, gums, mouth, cheek surfaces and tongue with a liquid-filled cotton swab containing a proprietary solution that uses a natural sugar, in this case xylitol, that may prevent plaque from sticking to the user's teeth. Application of the xylitol solution may also kill bacteria and help prevent cavities from forming. The swab may be particularly useful for people that may have difficulty in brushing or flossing, such as victims of stroke or paralysis, people who cannot fully open their mouths, wearers of orthodontia, children, and babies.06-28-2012
20130028846Flavour Modulating Derivative of a Carboxylic Acid and a Purine, Pyrimidine, Nucleoside, or Nucleotide - The present invention relates to the field of improving the flavour of foodstuffs, beverages, tobacco products, pharmaceutics and oral care products. More particularly, the present invention provides flavour modulating substances selected from the group represented by formula (I):01-31-2013
20130052145ADHESIVE SLOW-RELEASE FORMULATIONS FOR THE LOCAL ADMINISTRATION OF CURCUMIN - Through the combined use of solvents with polyacrylic acid, it is possible to produce curcumin formulations that are stable in liquid form, while having both mucoadhesive and slow-release properties and ensure a solubility of the active ingredient of up to 15% (w/v).02-28-2013
20100135921Oral Care Compositions with Improved Aesthetics and Fused Silica - An oral care composition comprising fused silica and a flavoring agent.06-03-2010
20090304607Antibacterial Flavor and Fragance Composition and Halitosis-Inhibition Flavor and Fragrance Composition and Oral Care Composition Containing the Same - A flavor and fragrance composition possessing an antibacterial activity effective against periodontal disease-causing bacteria and/or a halitosis-inhibition action capable of controlling production of volatile sulfides, which is safe for the human body, and containing at least one or more substances selected from food fragrance materials such as hexylaldehyde, caryophyllene alcohol, cinnamicaldehyde, dihydroeugenol, farnesol, dihydrofarnesol, hinokitiol, isoeugenol, γ-undecalactone, d-limonene, o-methoxycinnamicaldehyde, β-pinene, γ-terpinene, terpinolene, orange oil, nutmeg oil, and grapefruit oil, and an oral care composition containing the same.12-10-2009
20130071339HIGH-PURITY STEVIOL GLYCOSIDES - Methods of preparing highly purified steviol glycosides, particularly Rebaudioside D, are described. The methods include purification from the extraction stage of the 03-21-2013
20090092562Oral Care Composition To Reduce Or Eliminate Dental Sensitivity - The invention includes an oral care composition that reduces and/or eliminates the perception of tooth sensitivity. The composition includes an adherent material and particles having an average particle size of about 8 microns or less. The particles are present in the composition in an amount of about 5% by weight. Also included within the scope of the invention are related methods, such as methods of occluding a dentin tubule.04-09-2009
20090092561Body-care and household products and compositions comprising specific sulfur-containing compounds - Disclosed are stabilized body care products, household products, textiles and fabrics which comprise specific sulfur containing compounds. Dyed products and articles are effectively stabilized against color degradation. The products are for example skin-care products, hair-care products, dentifrices, cosmetics, laundry detergents and fabric softeners, non-detergent based fabric care products, household cleaners and textile-care products.04-09-2009
20110064679OXALOACETIC ACID AND SALTS OF OXALOACETIC ACID AS A FLAVOR, AN ACIDIZING AND A PRESERVATIVE AGENTS AND METHODS FOR PREPARING AND USING SAME - Provided herein is a method for flavoring an ingestible composition with an organoleptically effective amount of the flavoring agent. The flavoring agent may be used in a wide variety of ingestible vehicles such as chewing gum compositions, hard and soft confections, toothpaste, dairy products, beverage products including juice drinks and juice products, green vegetable and chicken products, salad dressings, deserts, bottled water, frozen treats and the like. The present invention also pertains to an ingestible composition comprising an ingestible vehicle and an organoleptically effective amount of the purified flavoring agent. The present invention also pertains to oxaloacetic acid and salts of oxaloacetic acid, represented by the formula, HOOCCH2CO—COOH and salts of the same. The invention further uses oxaloacetic acid and salts of oxaloacetic acid as a method to preservative in the preparation of ingestible compositions, without increase in toxicity. The invention further uses oxaloacetic acid as a ingestible acidizer, without increase in toxicity.03-17-2011
20090246150ANTIMICROBIAL COMPOSITION - The present invention relates to novel antimicrobial composition comprising a peptide which can be obtained from the milk protein casein or chemically synthesised or produced by recombinant DNA technology and a divalent cation.10-01-2009
20090232748Virucidal activities of cetylpyridinium chloride - This disclosure relates to inventive methods for inactivating viral pathogens comprising providing a virucidal composition comprising a liquid media containing less than 1% weight per volume of a quaternary ammonium compound, such as cetylpyridinium chloride and between 0% and 0.5% weight per volume of citric acid, and contacting a surface targeted for disinfection with the virucidal composition. This disclosure further relates to inventive virucidal compositions comprising a liquid media, a quaternary ammonium compound, such as cetylpyridinium chloride, at a concentration of less than 1% weight per volume, citric acid at a concentration of between 0.0% and 0.5% weight per volume, an extender, and an enhancer.09-17-2009
20090232747THIOESTER COMPOUNDS AND THEIR USE IN FRAGRANCE OR FLAVOR APPLICATIONS - The present invention relates to thioester compounds and the incorporation and use of the new chemical entities as flavor and fragrance chemicals.09-17-2009
20090214447Preparation of cationic nanoparticles and personal care compositions comprising said nanoparticles - The present invention is directed to cationic nanoparticles, methods to make them, and the use of compositions containing said nanoparticles in personal care compositions or formulations. The nanoparticles are useful in personal care applications and impart antimicrobial properties to home and personal care products containing them. These cationic nanoparticles also contribute useful conditioning properties to hair-care and skin-care products.08-27-2009
20090280071USE OF REPEAT SEQUENCE PROTEIN POLYMERS IN PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITIONS - A personal care composition is provided and includes an effective amount of a repeat sequence protein polymer. The personal care composition may be a hair care composition, a skin care composition, a nail care composition, a cosmetic composition, or an over-the-counter pharmaceutical composition.11-12-2009
20080247969Opaque multi-phase dentifrice with patterns - A multi-phase dentifrice composition comprising at least two visually distinct phases wherein said visually distinct phases are packaged in a generally transparent container, wherein at least one phase is in physical contact with another phase, wherein all visually distinct phases are opaque, and wherein the visually distinct phases form any of a variety of patterns, excepting stripes.10-09-2008
20080305052Use of Hesperetin for Enhancing the Sweet Taste - The use of hesperetin of formula (I) is described wherein the hesperetin of formula (I) is in the form of a (2S)-enantiomer, (2R)-enantiomer or any desired mixture of the two enantiomers, a salt of hesperetin of formula (I), —a mixture comprising or consisting of two or more salts of the hesperetin of formula (I), or a mixture comprising or consisting of hesperetin of formula (I) and one or more salts of hesperetin of formula (I) for enhancing the sweet taste of a sweet-tasting substance or sweet olfactory impression of a flavouring which gives a sweet olfactory impression.12-11-2008
20080305051Menthane Carboxamide Derivatives Having Cooling Properties - A compound of the formula I12-11-2008
20120269741Liquid Compositions for Oral Cavity - The present invention relates to a liquid composition for the oral cavity, which contains the following components (A), (B), (C) and (D): 10-25-2012
20090053151Antibacterial peptides and analogues thereof - Antibacterial peptides and their multimeric analogues, with a wide range of action and low haemolytic activity are described. In particular, the peptide molecules exhibit a high antimicrobial activity against numerous bacterial species, with reduced cytotoxicity and a low haemolysis rate. The molecules of the invention are advantageously usable as therapeutic agents and coadjutants against infections caused by strains that are resistant to common antibiotics.02-26-2009
20090130031Diamond, precious and semi-precious dust polishing agent for dental veneers and teeth - A diamond dust polishing agent for home use and professional use in the care of natural tooth enamel and dental veneers comprised of a quantity of diamond dust coated with a lubricant in conjunction with a paste for carrying the lubricant coated diamond dust, or other semi-precious, non-toxic abrasive dust, said diamond dust being of a size of approximately 500 nanometers or less to a size of approximately 5 nanometers. The size of the dust of both the diamond and the semi-precious stone may vary, depending on the degree of abrasiveness and the lubricant employed. The diamond dust (and semi-precious dust) polishing agent permits the user to maintain the polish and luster of the natural tooth enamel and veneer at home without adversely abrading or damaging the surface thereof.05-21-2009
20110280813NEURAMINIDASE INHIBITORS AND USES THEREOF - The invention is related to various methods for inhibiting or reducing biofilm formation, treating a biofilm production-related disorder, preventing biofilm formation, and screening for neuraminidase inhibitors.11-17-2011
20090123393Multiphase Toothpaste Composition - Multiphase toothpaste composition comprising a first phase disposed co-axially within a second, visually clear gel phase, the second phase comprising from 1 ppm to 100 ppm of a pigment.05-14-2009
20100272656Flavor Molecules - A method of providing a range of flavors to an orally-receivable or ingestible product, the method including adding at least one compound, including salts thereof, of the formula:10-28-2010
20090185984COLORANTS SURFACE TREATED WITH URETHANES AND METHODS FOR MAKING AND USING THE SAME - Compositions including colorants surface-treated with silicone polyurethanes, and methods for making surface-treated colorant products, are provided. Cosmetic, . . . personal care, skin care, nail and hair products including the surface treated colorants are disclosed. Also provided are methods for improving the hydrophobicity, or the adherence to the surface of skin, of a colorant. The methods include surface-treating a colorant with an effective amount of a silicone polyurethane to form a surface-treated colorant having an improved hydrophobilicy or an improved adherence to a skin surface compared to the colorant before surface-treatment.07-23-2009
20090208426Use of Diacetyl Trimer as an Aromatic and Flavouring Substance - The invention relates to the use of 2,5-diacetyl-3a,5,6,6a-tetrahydro-6a-hydroxy-2,3a,5-trimethylfuro[2,3-d]-1,3-dioxole (diacetyl trimer) of the formula08-20-2009
20090324514Methods and composition for treating a material - A composition and method are described for sanitizing or otherwise treating a material such as a non-living surface, living tissue, soil or atmosphere which may be contaminated by a toxin, chemical warfare agent, insect, prion, microorganism or other infectious agent. The composition generally includes an aqueous composition mixture that includes: (a) lower alkanol; (b) an alkalinating agent, and (c) a fatty acid salt and/or ester. The components are present in an effective amount to sanitize (or treat) a material (or modifying a chemical contained thereon) to which the composition is applied. Also described are methods of making the composition.12-31-2009
20080233056ORGANOLEPTIC COMPOUNDS WITH ENHANCED PROPERTIES - The present invention provides a method of enhancing an organoleptic property of a composition by solubilizing the organoleptic additive in the composition using one or more solubilizing agent. An exemplary solubilizing agent has the general formula:09-25-2008
20090214446CYCLODEXTRIN INCLUSION COMPLEXES AND METHODS OF PREPARING SAME - Cyclodextrin inclusion complexes, guest stabilizing systems, and methods for preparing and using the same. Some embodiments of the present invention provide a method for making a guest stabilizing system. The method can include mixing cyclodextrin, a solvent and a guest to form a cyclodextrin inclusion complex. The method can further include adding uncomplexed cyclodextrin to the cyclodextrin inclusion complex to form a guest stabilizing system. Some embodiments of the present invention provide a method for making a beverage that can include mixing uncomplexed cyclodextrin, a guest and a solvent to form a beverage.08-27-2009
20120003162Methods of Preparing Non-Alcohol Bioactive Esential Oil Mouth Rinses - The invention relates generally to liquids such as mouth rinses for the prevention and elimination of bad breath as well as for the reduction of oral microorganisms responsible for the development of dental plaque and tooth decay. In particular, the present invention relates to a method of preparing non-alcohol or reduced alcohol mouth rinses effective at preventing the above-mentioned problems.01-05-2012
20100135919PROTEOLYTIC ENZYME FORMULATIONS - Preferred embodiments of the present invention relate to proteolytic enzyme formulations. More specifically, several embodiments relate a proteolytic formulation comprising fungal protease, papain, bromelain, fungal pancreatin, nattokinase, protease-S, amylase, lipase, rutin, ginger, and CMIK-pH, to facilitate digestion, metabolism, degradation of target compounds, and systemic enzymatic action.06-03-2010
20110293538USE OF RUBUSOSIDE FOR REDUCING OR SUPPRESSING CERTAIN UNPLEASANT TASTE IMPRESSIONS - The invention relates to the use of rubusoside and certain mixtures containing rubusoside, preferably the use of certain rubusoside-containing mixtures, in particular 12-01-2011
20110293540BRANCHED POLYMERS, COMPOSITIONS, AND USES THEREOF - Provided herein are branched polymers synthesized from: at least one (A1) reactive monomer having a vinyl functional group, or (A2) a hybrid reactive monomer having (a) at least one vinyl functional group and (b) at least one reactive non-vinyl functional group; and at least one: (B1) branching agent having at least two N-vinyl formamide functional groups or (B2) a hybrid branching agent having (a) at least one N-vinyl formamide functional group, and (b) at least one vinyl functional group. The polymers exhibit branching behavior, which in some embodiments lends to lower viscosity, enhanced processability, and/or improved sprayability compared to a corresponding polymer of equal molecular weight synthesized without the second reactive moiety. Formulations with the invention's polymers also are presented.12-01-2011
20110293539FILM CONTAINING COMPOSITIONS - An oral care, personal care or cleansing composition with a carrier comprising a functional material and at least two polymers. One polymer has a greater solubility in water than the other polymer; one of the polymers may be water-soluble and the other polymer water-insoluble. The polymers are selected and apportioned to provide at least one of the following: (1) a desired stability of the film in the composition, (2) a desired rate of disintegration of the film during use of the composition, and (3) a desired rate of delivery of the functional material during use of the composition.12-01-2011
20090297458Dental materials equipped with active anti-plaque substance(s) - A process by means of which the colonisation by plaque on dental materials can be permanently prevented or delayed without the product properties of the dental material being negatively influenced. The process involves equipping the dental material with anti-plaque substance, namely at least one molecularly dispersely distributed octenidine salt or dequalinium salt. Also disclosed is a dental material so equipped.12-03-2009
20090028803Flavorant ester salts of polycarboxylic acids and methods for immobilizing and delivering flavorants containing hydroxyl groups - Compositions are provided which contain immobilized flavorants for flavor delivery. In particular, smoking compositions are provided which contain flavorant ester salts of polycarboxylic acids.01-29-2009
20110217246DENTURE CARE COMPOSITION - This invention relates to a new denture care composition and method of use. In particular, this invention relates to a film-forming denture care composition that kills odor causing bacteria, maintains prolonged fresh breath for two or more hours and is an effective guard against denture odor.09-08-2011
20110217245Substituted Butanol Derivatives And Their Use As Fragrance And Flavor Materials - The present invention is related to substituted butanol derivatives of the formula:09-08-2011
20090130030Plural Activating Optical Change Toothpastes, Stimuli and Elements - Optical change toothpaste compositions (as well as methods for making and using the same), and methods for inducing and stimulating optical changes and associated elements for imparting optical changes are provided. Optical change toothpastes can possess a plurality of visual and reporting properties and find use in a variety of different applications.05-21-2009
20090087390Fluidized slurry of water soluble and or water-swellable polymer and mixture thereof (FPS) for use in dentifrice and household applications - An oral care or household cleaner system contains a fluid polymer suspension (FPS) thickening agent. The FPS thickening agents comprises a water soluble/water swellable polymer, a polyol, and a hydrated thickening silica. The water soluble/water swellable polymer is selected from the group consisting of acrylic acid polymer, salts of acrylic acid polymer, acrylate, acrylamide polymer, polyvinyl pyrolidene, polyvinyl alcohol, clay and polysaccharide, excluding CMC. The functional systems may be formulations of oral care, for example as a dentifrice or as a household cleaner. A method of preparing the oral care or household cleaner system is also provided by adding a sufficient amount of a FPS that is compatible with the functional system to the system to thicken the functional system.04-02-2009
20090263337DETERSIVE COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING HYDROPHOBIC BENEFIT AGENTS PRE-EMULSIFIED USING SUB-MICROMETER-SIZED INSOLUBLE CATIONIC PARTICLES - A cationic oil-in-water emulsion, for addition to detersive compositions, comprising hydrophilic cationic polymers, a surface-active, anionic polymer that is capable of adsorbing at an air-water interface or an oil-water interface and/or is oil-soluble, and a hydrophobic benefit agent in the oil phase made by adding the benefit agent to a hydrophobic liquid; thickening the oil phase with an organophillic smectite clay reacted at clay platelet surfaces to make the clay platelet surfaces hydrophobic while the edge surfaces of the clay remain hydrophilic, such that the organophillic smectite clay is adsorbed at an oil/water interface in the emulsion, and one of the hydrophilic, cationic polymers has a cationic nitrogen content of at least 6% by weight, that is incompatible with anionic surfactants, being insoluble in anionic-surfactant solutions containing an amount of 3% or higher of an anionic surfactant, and another hydrophilic cationic polymer has a cationic nitrogen content of at least 0.1% by weight and has a molecular weight of at least 600,000 Dalton.10-22-2009
20090263336NOVEL PYRAN DERIVATIVES AND THEIR PREPARATION - A process of preparing a compound of formula (I)10-22-2009
20090257961DENTURE CARE COMPOSITION - This invention relates to a new denture care composition and method of use. In particular, this invention relates to a film-forming denture care composition that kills odor causing bacteria, maintains prolonged fresh breath for two or more hours and is an effective guard against denture odor.10-15-2009
20110171143Method of maintaining oral health in animals - Use of a compound having the formula (I) in the manufacture of a medicament for the prevention or treatment of a disease caused by oral bacteria in an animal wherein R1 is a straight or branched alkyl group containing 8 to 16 carbon atoms at the 2- or 3-position of the morpholiπo ring, and R2 is a straight or branched alkyl group containing 2 to 10 carbon atoms, substituted with a hydroxy group except in the alpha-position, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof.07-14-2011
20090274633TOOTH POWDER CONTAINING ELVAN AS RADIATION SOURCE OF FAR INFRARED RAY - The present invention relates to tooth powder containing elvan as a radiation source of a far infrared ray wherein the tooth powder includes 10 weight % to 90 weight % of elvan as a radiation source of a far infrared ray and 10 weight % to 90 weight % of bamboo salt, and is characterized in that the rate of the elvan and the bamboo salt is 10:90 to 90:10. Also, it is of sovereign remedy in preventing teeth from decaying with medicine made by desiccating sap of a lacquer tree.11-05-2009
20090285766Photosensitising Composition and Uses Thereof - The present invention provides a photosensitising composition comprising a mixture of: at least one surfactant; at least one alcohol; and/or water, with the proviso that when the at least one surfactant is an alcohol, it is different from the at least one alcohol. In particular, the composition may comprise a mixture of glycerol, ethanol and water. Alternatively, the composition may comprise a mixture of polyethylene glycol, ethanol and water. The photosensitising composition may further comprise at least one photosensitising compound. The present invention also provides a method of treating and/or preventing conditions caused by microorganisms in a subject.11-19-2009
20120294812ORAL CARE COMPOSITIONS - Disclosed herein are methods of enhancing the solubility and delivery of one or more active ingredients found in magnolia extract, or a synthetic analogue thereof, in an oral composition.11-22-2012
20100111880NOVEL 1,3-OXATHIANE COMPOUNDS AND THEIR USE IN FLAVOR AND FRAGRANCE COMPOSITIONS - The present invention relates to novel 1,3-oxathiane compounds represented by Formula I:05-06-2010
20100061943ORAL HEALTH COMPOSITION COMPRISING ALCHEMILLA VULGARIS - The present invention relates to 03-11-2010
20100278756Peptides having activities of insulin like growth factor-1 and their uses - The present invention relates to a peptide having the activity of insulin like growth factor-1 (IGF-1) and derived from IGF-1, a composition for improving skin conditions or treating a periodontal disease comprising the peptide. The IGF-1 mimicking peptides of this invention have identical functions or actions to natural-occurring IGF-1 and much better stability and skin permeation than natural-occurring IGF-1. In these connections, the composition comprising the peptides of this invention can exhibit excellent efficacies on the treatment, prevention and improvement of diseases or conditions demanding IGF-1 activities. In addition, the peptides of this invention can be advantageously applied to pharmaceutical compositions, quasi-drugs and cosmetics.11-04-2010
20100135920METHOD TO TREAT PROPOLIS - A method to treat propolis includes conducting at least one first extraction of propolis performed on a batch of raw propolis with a first pure solvent to obtain a first extract having first properties. A second extraction may be performed with a second different pure solvent on the filtration residues obtained after the first extraction, so as to collect and make usable the entirety of the components of propolis using organic solvents only; and finally the method may include a third extraction following after the second extraction, performed on the filtration residues obtained after this second extraction, using a third pure solvent different from the two others; the first solvent then being water, the second being alcohol and the third being oil. The method applies to the production of extracts of propolis for use in the manufacture of hygiene, care, cosmetic products, food products and food supplements.06-03-2010
20090169491Peptides Having Activities of Insulin Like Growth Factor-1 and their Uses - The present invention relates to a peptide having the activity of insulin like growth factor-1 (IGF-1) and derived from IGF-1, a composition for improving skin conditions or treating a periodontal disease comprising the peptide. The IGF-1 mimicking peptides of this invention have identical functions or actions to natural-occurring IGF-1 and much better stability and skin permeation than natural-occurring IGF-1. In these connections, the composition comprising the peptides of this invention can exhibit excellent efficacies on the treatment, prevention and improvement of diseases or conditions demanding IGF-1 activities. In addition, the peptides of this invention can be advantageously applied to pharmaceutical compositions, quasi-drugs and cosmetics.07-02-2009
20090297459TRANSPARENT SILICA GEL/PRECIPITATED SILICA COMPOSITE MATERIALS FOR DENTIFRICES - A gel/precipitate silica composite for use in a dentifrice composition has a maximum light transmission of at least 25% within a refractive index range of from about 1.432 to about 1.455; a relative flavor availability as compared to silica sand of at least 50%; a CTAB of less than about 40; and, when incorporated into a dentifrice composition in an amount of 20% by weight, said dentifrice has a RDA (Relative Dentin Abrasion) value of at most 130; a PCR (Pellicle Cleaning Ratio):RDA ratio of from 0.7 to 1.3; and a haze value after 24 hours of less than about 50%.12-03-2009
20080274063Supercritical CO2 liquorice extract anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory isolates and products made there from - The present invention provides, in one aspect, to products made from a novel and non-obvious supercritical CO11-06-2008
20080274064UTILIZATION OF RHINOLOGICALLY ACTIVE SUBSTANCES - Acyclic compounds containing an ethers functionality external to the ring can be used as rhinologically active substances. In the regions of the mouth, the throat and the airways they produce a refreshing and clearing feeling.11-06-2008
20080286213Pharmaceuticals for treating or preventing oral diseases - The present invention discloses morusin, a method of extracting morusin, as well as various uses in manufacturing antibacterial medicaments or oral care products or for other antibacterial uses.11-20-2008
20080286212Antimicrobial Formulations and Methods of Using the Same - Formulations and blends are described comprising zinc, silver, bismuth and copper in non-toxic amounts that are useful as treatments of a wide variety of conditions and diseases promoted by bacteria or other microorganisms.11-20-2008
20080213194Rhamnolipid-based formulations - The present invention relates to rhamnolipid-based formulations to clean, disinfect, deodorize, and act as an antimicrobial and antifungal agent for living and working environments. In addition, the present invention relates to the use of rhamnolipids to create a bio-film when applied to a surface, which prevents the growth of bacteria and fungus. This technique is especially useful to create clean surface areas for medical procedures, chemical testing, during food preparation, as well as for daycare centers and hospitals.09-04-2008
20100135925Prophy Paste and Weekly Oral Care Compositions - An oral care composition comprising a fused silica abrasive, wherein the fused silica has a median particle size of at least about 7 microns and wherein the composition has a PCR of at least about 100.06-03-2010
20100135922Oral Care Compositions Comprising Spherical Fused Silica - An oral care composition comprising fused silica, wherein at least 25% of the fused silica particles are spherical.06-03-2010
20100135924Oral Care Compositions Comprising Fused Silica - An oral care composition comprising a fused silica abrasive and an orally-acceptable carrier.06-03-2010
20100135923Oral Care Compositions with Fused Silica - An oral care composition comprising a fused silica abrasive, wherein the composition has a stable viscosity.06-03-2010
20090191137Method and Material for Controlling or Eliminating Potentially Harmful, Contaminating or Nuisance Micro-Organisms or Cells - A method is shown for reducing or eliminating the levels or activities of potentially harmful or contaminating organisms or cells by applying nanophase manganese (VII) oxide to solutions, surfaces or materials to eliminate, reduce or prevent the growth of potentially harmful, contaminating or undesirable microorganisms, such as algae and bacteria.07-30-2009
20090081133Mucoadhesive xyloglucan-containing formulations useful in medical devices and in pharmaceutical fromulations - Mucoadhesive and controlled release formulations consisting of aqueous solutions containing 0.05% to 5% by weight of a natural purified polymer having xyloglucan structure and 10% to 70% by weight of glycerol. These formulations are suitable for the application on human mucous membranes, such as nasal, oral and vaginal mucous membranes, as moisturizing and softening agents or as pharmaceutical release system. Further objects of the invention are pharmaceutical formulations and medical devices suitable for the application to human mucous membranes, containing the mucoadhesive and controlled release formulations together with active ingredients and excipients.03-26-2009
20090117057Grape Polyphenolics for Platelet and Bacterial Control - Special extracts of grape berries and Gogi berries can be prepared by exposing fruit juices or preparations to an insoluble binding resin which is then extracted with soluble polyvinylpyrollidone. Grape and Goji extracts made in this way can be used to inhibit or control platelet aggregation. Grape extract has exceptional antibacterial properties and can be used to control oral bacteria and to control MRSA (Methicillin-resistant 05-07-2009
20120070387DENTIFRICE - Provided is a dentifrice which exhibits sufficient shape retentivity even when a polymer-based binder is not incorporated, which does not leave a taste or white residues even when the amount of powder incorporated is small, and which has satisfactory dispersibility in the oral cavity and a light feeling of use03-22-2012
20090246151Processes of Making Oral Compositions Containing Gel Networks - The present invention is directed towards a process for making oral compositions comprising gel networks. The gel networks are formed from a fatty amphiphile dispersion and swelling surfactant. The fatty amphiphile dispersion comprises one or more fatty amphiphiles, one or more dispersing surfactants, and one or more solvents. A gel network is formed when the fatty amphiphile dispersion is combined with the swelling surfactant. A method of preparing the fatty amphiphile dispersion and oral composition is included.10-01-2009
20110229419CANKER SORE PREVENTION AND HEALING - A product for preventing and healing canker sores may comprise a mouth product; a Dead Sea salt; and sodium chloride mixture. The Dead Sea salt and the sodium chloride mixture may be mixed with the mouth product. The Dead Sea salt and sodium chloride mixture may act to prevent and heal the canker sores.09-22-2011
20080233055FLAVORED ORAL CARE STRIP - An oral care strip includes a substrate having a first side and a second side. An oral care substance is disposed on the first side and a flavor element is attached to the second side. The flavor element may be a dissolvable, edible, flavored film. A method for forming the oral care strip includes the steps of a) applying an oral care substance to a first side of a substrate and b) attaching a flavor element to a second side of the substrate. The second side of the substrate may include a wax layer to which the flavor element is attached.09-25-2008
20100158823PEPTIDE LINKERS FOR EFFECTIVE MULTIVALENT PEPTIDE BINDING - Short single chain peptides having affinity for a target surface often lack the binding durability required for certain commercial applications. One way to improve durability is to promote multivalent binding by linking together binding sequences using peptide linkers. However, the resulting single chain binding peptides often suffer from linker entropy. It has been discovered that the use of rigid peptide linkers when linking together multiple binding sequences enhances the binding affinity of the resulting single chain peptide.06-24-2010
20090004122SKIN AND SURFACE DISINFECTANT COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING BOTANICALS - The present invention relates to a skin or surface disinfectant composition with broad spectrum antimicrobial activity comprising one or more essential oil (and/or one or more component thereof) and one or more fruit acid. The compositions of the invention may be used as non-toxic alternatives to conventional disinfectants or may be added to other antimicrobial agents to enhance their activity. The invention provides effective alternatives to harsher products which may be particularly useful in personal care and household products and where children and/or pet exposure may be a concern.01-01-2009
20090208427Vanillin Acetals and Sensory Stimulant Composition Containing the Same - The invention relates to a sensory stimulant composition containing one or more of vanillin acetals represented by the general formula (1), and a flavor and fragrance composition, a beverage or food product, a fragrance or cosmetic product, a daily utensil product, an oral composition, or a pharmaceutical product containing the sensory stimulant composition with a warming sensation agent or cooling sensation substance, if necessary. Vanillin acetals represented by the general formula (1) show an excellent pungent and/or warming sensation effect and a cooling sensation-emphasizing effect.08-20-2009
20090238776Oral Care Compositions and Methods - The present invention relates to oral care compositions. The oral care compositions include an adhesive component and an oral care active, and are combined with a viscosity index improver and/or a water insoluble component. The present invention is also directed to methods relating to the oral care compositions.09-24-2009
20100260691Aqueous compositions containing a hydrophobic material - An aqueous composition containing a hydrophobic material, and, more particularly, a water soluble matrix of a water soluble polymer and a water soluble surfactant, in the form of a complex, for stabilizing the hydrophobic material, as a nanoparticulate dispersion or emulsion. A delivery system for delivering bioactive hydrophobic materials as an aqueous nanoparticle dispersion of a water soluble matrix of polymer and a surfactant.10-14-2010
20100202982Oral Composition Containing Interferon-Alpha - The present invention provides oral compositions which contain interferon α (IFNα) as an active ingredient for preventing and/or treating periodontal disease. The number of causative microorganisms of periodontal disease can be suppressed by administering the compositions into the oral cavity. IFNα of the present invention can produce a sufficient effect even when administered at a very low dose. Furthermore, the compositions of the present invention can also be readily administered to animals such as dogs by formulating them into feed or such.08-12-2010
20110059028METHOD FOR MEMBRANE ELECTROLYSIS AND THE USE OF THE PRODUCTS OBTAINED BY IT - A metal sulphate is added to the alkali metal chloride solution in membrane electrolysis in order to increase the amount of catholyte solution formed. At the same time, a metal sulphate is added to the anolyte solution in order to improve its stability.03-10-2011
20100226864ALKYL-SUBSTITUTED TETRAHYDROPYRANS AS FLAVORING SUBSTANCES - The present invention relates to alkyl-substituted tetrahydropyrans, mixtures containing these alkyl-substituted tetrahydropyrans, their respective use and corresponding flavored products.09-09-2010
20100254915DENTAL CLEANING AND POLISHING COMPOSITION COMPRISING DIAMOND PARTICLES - A new whitening dentifrice suitable for use with porcelain veneers and dental work as well as with natural tooth enamel comprising diamond particles is disclosed.10-07-2010
20100221196METHOD FOR CLEANING DENTAL PLAQUE FROM TEETH USING AN ADHERENT PEELABLE GEL - The method for cleaning dental plaque biofilm from the teeth includes the steps of applying a liquid gellable composition to the teeth, the composition including a positively charged polymer such as chitosan, the liquid composition having a viscosity which results in coverage of substantially all of the exposed areas of the teeth. The liquid composition is then gelled by the addition of a second composition, such as a negatively charged compound. The resulting gelled composition has an adherence to the plaque biofilm which is greater than the adherence between the biofilm and the teeth. The gel layer with the biofilm is peeled off of the teeth, removing the dental plaque.09-02-2010
20100209361HIGHLY CATIONIC COPOLYMERS BASED ON QUATERNIZED NITROGEN-CONTAINING MONOMERS - The present invention relates to a copolymer with high cationic charge based on quaternized nitrogen-containing monomers, to cosmetic or pharmaceutical compositions which comprise at least one such copolymer, and to further uses of these copolymers.08-19-2010
20090185985LARGE-PARTICLE CYCLODEXTRIN INCLUSION COMPLEXES AND METHODS OF PREPARING SAME - The present invention provides a cyclodextrin inclusion complex comprising a guest encapsulated by cyclodextrin, the complex being greater than about 400 microns in size and methods of making the same. The present invention also provides a method of imparting flavor to a product to form a flavored product, the method comprising: incorporating a large particle cyclodextrin inclusion complex into a product to form a flavored product, the complex comprising a guest encapsulated by a cyclodextrin. The present invention further provides a flavored product comprising a large particle cyclodextrin inclusion complex.07-23-2009
20090252691FOAM MANIPULATION COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING FINE PARTICLES - A foam manipulation stabilizing composition for use in consumer products includes a plurality of surface-modified particles in combination with at least one surfactant. The particles have an average particle size greater than 100 nm up to about 50 μm and a hydrophobicity measured by a contact angle between about 20° to 140°. The ratio of particles-to-surfactant may be between about 1:20 to about 20:1. The surface modification may include grafting pH or temperature switching functional groups to the particles or to a composition, such as a polymer, coated on the particle. A method for reducing the level of foam in a rinse solution is also described.10-08-2009
20090180972COMPOSITIONS OF OXO-TERPENE DERIVATIVES AND PROCESS FOR PREPARING THE SAME - Described is to a process for augmenting, enhancing, modifying, or imparting a berry or citrus aroma or taste to a foodstuff or a beverage comprising the step of adding to a foodstuff or a beverage an aroma or taste augmenting, enhancing, modifying, or imparting quantity of at least an oxo-terpene carbinol, a carbinyl C07-16-2009
20080274062Glycyrrhizic acid compounds as a foamer in chemically-derived surfactant-free dentifrice - The present invention relates to dentifrices in general and dentifrices free of chemically-derived foaming agents in particular. Particularly, the present invention relates to an all-natural dentifrice (e.g., toothpaste) comprising a concentration of glycyrrhizic acid that is suitable to work as a foaming agent. Even more particularly, the present invention relates to an all-natural dentifrice (e.g., toothpaste) that does not contain one or more of sodium lauryl sulfate, sodium lauroyl sarcosinate, cocomidopropyl betaine, sodium methyl cocoyl taurate, sodium cocoyl glutamate, poloxamer or any other chemically-derived foaming agent.11-06-2008
20090110648Chocolate Flavored Dentifrice With New Visuals - A multi-phase dentifrice composition is provided, comprising an orally acceptable carrier and a chocolate flavoring, wherein, using the CIE L*a*b* color scale, a first phase of the composition has an L* value of at least about 75, an a* value from about −8 to about 8, and a b* value from about 0 to about 5, and a second phase of the composition has an L* value of at most about 65, an a* value from about 0 to about 12, and a b* value from about 0 to about 15.04-30-2009
20100303738NON-CONTACT PRINTED COMESTIBLE PRODUCTS AND APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING SAME - The present disclosure provides an apparatus and method for packaging a non-contact printed edible substrate as well as the resultant packaged product. The packaging apparatus may include a non-contact printer, a carrier, and a package located at a discharge position. The carrier may be constructed and arranged to transport the edible substrate from the print position to the package and orient same in the package so that the printed ink indicia is visible through at least a portion of a panel of the package. At a print position, the non-contact printer is constructed and arranged to apply an edible ink indicia to an edible substrate. The packaging apparatus may form a packaged product having a plurality of compartments where at least one compartment at least partially defined by a panel. The interior of the compartment contains at least one edible substrate comprising a surface and a printed edible ink indicia on the surface so that the ink indicia is visible through at least a portion of the panel.12-02-2010
20100310478SUBSTITUTED BENZOQUINONES AND HYDROQUINONES IN THE TREATMENT OF PERIODONTAL DISEASES - An alkyl- or halo-substituted benzoquinone, hydroquinone or mixture thereof, for use in the treatment of a periodontal disease, and/or for use in the treatment of a condition which is caused by, transmitted by or exacerbated by 12-09-2010
20090068121LANTIBIOTICS AND USES THEREOF - The present invention provides isolated lantibiotics that inhibit Gram negative and Gram positive microbes. The lantibiotic includes an amino acid sequence, wherein the amino acid sequence of the compound and the amino acid sequence of SEQ ID NO:21 or SEQ ID NO:22 have at least 80% identity. The lantibiotics have the characteristic of inhibiting growth of a Gram negative microbe in conditions that do not damage the outer membrane of the Gram negative microbe. The present invention also provides methods for making and using the lantibiotics.03-12-2009
20090068120AMIDE COMPOUND OR SALT THEREOF, AND BIOFILM INHIBITOR, BIOFILM REMOVER AND DISINFECTANT CONTAINING THE SAME - The present invention provides a new amide compound and salt thereof that is capable of inhibiting biofilm formation or removing deposited biofilms. The present invention also provides a biofilm formation inhibitor or a biofilm remover containing the amide compound or salt thereof as an active ingredient.03-12-2009
20110150788LIQUID CLEANING AND/OR CLEANSING COMPOSITION - The present invention relates to a liquid, cleaning and/or cleansing composition comprising abrasive cleaning particles.06-23-2011
20090035227CONFECTIONERY PRODUCTS COMPRISING A TOOTH-FRIENDLY SWEETENER - Confectionery products comprising a tooth-friendly sweetener, bioactive glass particles and at least one product additive, as well as processes for obtaining the products and various applications thereof.02-05-2009
20090035228SKIN AND SURFACE DISINFECTANT COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING BOTANICALS - The present invention relates to a skin or surface disinfectant composition with broad spectrum antimicrobial activity comprising one or more essential oil (and/or one or more component thereof) and one or more fruit acid. The compositions of the invention may be used as non-toxic alternatives to conventional disinfectants or may be added to other antimicrobial agents to enhance their activity. The invention provides effective alternatives to harsher products which may be particularly useful in personal care and household products and where children and/or pet exposure may be a concern.02-05-2009
20110033393Hydrazone Compounds and Their Use - The present invention relates to hydrazone compounds of Formula I:02-10-2011
20110044916DENTAL FLOSS - The present invention is directed to a dental floss comprising a basic amino acid or salt thereof.02-24-2011
20110243860ORAL CARE COMPOSITIONS - Oral care compositions that are stable, pourable and swishable suspension containing suspending polymer(s). Optional further components include abrasives, surfactants, flavorings, colorings, anti-plaque agents, anti-tartar agents, agents for sensitive teeth, fluoride ion sources and sweeteners.10-06-2011
20110091393EXOTHYLATE-FREE PERSONAL CARE CLEANSING COMPOSITIONS - Provided are personal care cleansing compositions that are substantially ethoxylate free, especially a personal care composition, comprising: hydroxypropyl methyl cellulose having a hydroxypropyl MS of about 0.8 or greater and a methoxyl DS of about 2 or greater; and an alkyl polyglycoside surfactant.04-21-2011
20100061942Compositions and Methods for Modulating Store-Operated Calcium Entry - Compositions and methods for modulating activity of store-operated calcium entry in cells or tissues are provided. The compositions comprise the P311 protein, fused to a cell-penetrating peptide and formulated for delivery to tissues and cells. This protein has been shown to increase the levels of store-operated calcium entry (SOCE) in gingival cells, skeletal muscle cells, and prostate epithelial cells. Also provided are methods for preventing and treating diseases that involve administration of the P311 fusion protein, as well as methods for increasing levels of SOCE in cells.03-11-2010
20110250151COLD PROCESS WATER SOLUBLE WAX CONTAINING POWDERS - Inventive subject matter described herein includes a powder comprising: a wax having a melt point within a range of 45 to 100 degrees Centigrade and sodium polyacrylate or salts of sodium polyacrylate or sodium polyacrylate and salts of sodium polyacrylate wherein the wax concentration falls within a range of 99.9% to 0.1% by weight and the sodium polyacrylate concentration falls within a range of 0.1% to 99.9% by weight, wherein the powder is effective for forming a cream or lotion or gel or coating when mixed with water at room temperature or cooler than room temperature.10-13-2011
20110076240Antifungal and Anti-Cariogenic Cellobio-Oligosaccharides Produced by Dextransucrase - Cellobio-oligosaccharides (CBO) produced by the dextransucrase-catalyzed transglycosylation reaction of sucrose and cellobiose were discovered to be effective as antifungal agents against dental caries and against fungi who rely on glucan as an integral part of the cell wall, e.g., 03-31-2011
20110104080Oral Compositions for Treatment of Dry Mouth - An oral care composition for the treatment of dry mouth comprising a polyethylene oxide with a molecular weight from about 200,000 to about 7,000,000, an anti-bacterial agent, and a sensate.05-05-2011
20110070172Rebaudioside C and Its Stereoisomers as Natural Product Sweetness Enhancers - The present invention is directed to the use of rebaudioside C, or a stereoisomer thereof, for enhancing the sweet taste of carbohydrate sweeteners, such as sucrose and fructose. The present invention is also directed to consumables comprising a combination of a carbohydrate sweetener and rebaudioside C, or a stereoisomer thereof.03-24-2011
201100701711-tert-Butylcyclohexanecarboxamide and uses thereof as cooling compounds - Described is a new cooling agent represented by Formula I and compositions with known coolers having cooling properties and the application of Formula I in foodstuffs and chewing gum:03-24-2011
20120148505Reduction In Bacterial Colonization By Administering Bacteriophage Compositions - The present invention provides a method for reducing the risk of bacterial infection or sepsis in a susceptible patient by treating the susceptible patient with a pharmaceutical composition containing bacteriophage of one or more strains which produce lytic infections in pathogenic bacteria. Preferably, treatment of the patient reduces the level of colonization with pathogenic bacteria susceptible to the bacteriophage by at least one log. In a typical embodiment, the susceptible patient is an immunocompromised patient selected from the group consisting of leukemia patients, lymphoma patients, carcinoma patients, sarcoma patients, allogeneic transplant patients, congenital or acquired immunodeficiency patients, cystic fibrosis patients, and AIDS patients. In a preferred mode, the patients treated by this method are colonized with the pathogenic bacteria subject to infection by said bacteriophage.06-14-2012
20120171130Mitigation of Animal and Plant Diseases Using Bioavailable Minerals - A composition is able to treat plant and animal diseases and includes a therapeutically effective amount of an encapsulated ionic mineral complex and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier. The composition may also include other inert ingredients, botanical extracts and vitamin and mineral supplements.07-05-2012
20110150787LIQUID CLEANING AND/OR CLEANSING COMPOSITION - The present invention relates to a liquid, cleaning and/or cleansing composition comprising abrasive cleaning particles.06-23-2011
20080247966Compositions and Methods to Counteract Oral Malodour - The invention relates to hedonistically pleasing oral malodour counteracting compositions including flavour compositions and oral care products, methods to form such compositions and methods to counteract oral malodour. The compositions comprises 4 or more of oral malodour counteracting actives in a total concentration of at least 20% (w/w) based on the total concentration of flavour ingredients, and an individual concentration of 1% or more per oral malodour counteractant, based on total flavour ingredients. The maximum concentration of any individual oral malodour counteracting active based on the total of oral malodour counteracting actives is 70%. The identified oral malodour counteracting actives are various flavour compounds and natural ingredients.10-09-2008
20080247971Transparent multi-phase dentifrice with coils - A multi-phase dentifrice composition comprising at least two visually distinct phases wherein said visually distinct phases are packaged in a generally transparent container, at least one phase is in physical contact with another phase, at least one visually distinct phase is generally transparent, and at least one visually distinct phase forms a coil through at least one other visually distinct phase.10-09-2008
20080247970Opaque multi-phase dentifrice with alternating bands - A multi-phase dentifrice composition comprising at least two visually distinct phases wherein said visually distinct phases are packaged in a generally transparent container, at least one phase is in physical contact with another phase, all visually distinct phases are opaque, and the visually distinct phases form alternating bands wherein at least one band is oriented in a direction not parallel to the longitudinal axis of the container or at least one band is oriented in a direction not parallel to the direction that the composition is dispensed from the container.10-09-2008
20090317339Teeth Bleaching Compositions and Devices - The present invention is directed to an oral care device configured to contact teeth, where the device includes disposed therein a bioactive glass in an amount effective to mineralize teeth when contacted with the teeth under conditions effective to mineralize the teeth; and a tooth-bleaching agent in an amount effective to whiten teeth when contacted with the teeth under conditions effective to whiten the teeth, and to methods for simultaneously mineralizing and whitening teeth utilizing the devices of the present invention.12-24-2009
20090274634Novel crosslinked polymeric substrates methods of preparation and end use applications of the substrates - A composition of matter wherein the composition comprises a siliceous substrate having silanols on the surface and a polymer selected from the group consisting essentially of a water soluble polymer, a water soluble copolymer, an alcohol soluble polymer, an alcohol soluble copolymer, and combinations of such polymers, wherein the polymer is chemically bonded to the siliceous substrate by a silane linking material having the general formula11-05-2009
20080253975COMPOSITION FOR DYEING DENTAL PLAQUE FOR EVALUATING DENTAL CARIES ACTIVITY - An objective of the present invention is to provide a composition for dyeing dental plaque for evaluation of dental caries activity that is capable of simultaneously dyeing dental plaque and evaluating dental caries activity, and which can evaluate thick dental plaque more accurately than the conventional technique. The composition for dyeing dental plaque for evaluation dental caries activity comprises: a blue pigment being dissolved in water and having a color tone not changing at pH 7 or less; a red pigment being dissolved in water at pH more than 4.5 but not dissolved in water at pH 4.5 or less, and having a color tone not changing at pH 4.5 or less; and sugar. The content of sugar is preferably 1 to 50 weight parts to the total of 1 weight part of contents of the blue pigment and the red pigment, and ratio of contents of the blue pigment and the red pigment is preferably 1:3 to 3:1.10-16-2008
20100284947Food Product to Prevent Tooth Decay - An anti cavity bioconsumable liquid which may be provided in the liquid form or frozen form is disclosed herein. The liquid may include up to about 5 wt. % xylitol for the purposes of mitigating tooth decay when the bioconsumable liquid is ingested or consumed by a person. Moreover, the bioconsumable liquid may include up to about 5 wt. % of dextrose but never more than the wt. % of xylitol for the purposes of sweetening the bioconsumable liquid to retain an acceptable flavor profile. An infant, child or adult may consume the bioconsumable liquid during which the xylitol acts to mitigate tooth decay. The bioconsumable liquid may also be frozen in an ice pop configuration and consumed by a child or an adult. The ice pop retains an acceptable flavor profile and also mitigates tooth decay.11-11-2010
20110135583Anionic Isosorbide Derivatives and Their Use (II) - Disclosed are isosorbide derivatives of formula (I)06-09-2011
20100322872NOVEL METHODS AND MEDICAMENT FOR TREATING INFECTIOUS DISEASES INVOLVING MICROBIAL BIOFILMS - The present invention provides a method for prophylaxis and therapy of infectious diseases caused by microorganisms present in biofilms adherent to cell surfaces comprising the step of administering to an individual in need thereof a composition comprising a combination of at least one compound chosen from the group of peroxidase, lactoferrin, lactoferrin peptides, lysozyme and immunoglobulins and at least one growth factor.12-23-2010
20100166678NONCARIOUS MATERIAL AND ANTICARIOUS AGENT CONTAINING RARE SUGAR - Object: To provide a composition for preventing periodontal diseases (prophylactic agent of periodontal diseases), the composition having an excellent cariostatic property, being safe and stable for prolonged use and having less effects on flavor.07-01-2010
20100166679SWEETNER AND USE - Sweeteners on the basis of a simultaneously transglucosylated sweet glycoside mixture of 07-01-2010
20100158822PEPTIDES THAT BIND TO SILICA-COATED PARTICLES - Peptides having strong affinity for silica as well as surfaces comprising silica are described. The silica-binding peptides may be used to construct peptide based-reagents suitable for delivery of a silica-coated particulate benefit agent to a surface, such as body surface, for personal care and cosmetic applications. Peptide-based reagents formed by coupling at least one of the silica-binding peptides to at least one body surface-binding peptide, either directly or through a spacer, are described. The peptide-based reagents may be used in conjunction with at least one silica-coated colorant to color body surfaces.06-24-2010
20110262371LIQUID CLEANING AND/OR CLEANSING COMPOSITION - The present invention relates to a liquid, cleaning and/or cleansing composition comprising abrasive cleaning particles.10-27-2011
20090175804Preparation of cationic terpolymers and personal care compositions comprising said terpolymers - The present invention is directed to cationic terpolymers, methods to make them, and the use of compositions containing said terpolymers in personal care compositions. The polymers are useful in personal care applications. The cationic terpolymers of this present invention provide the extra conditioning benefits required in a personal care product. These cationic terpolymers also contribute useful conditioning properties to hair-care and skin-care products.07-09-2009
20110189108USE OF 1-(2,4-DIHYDROXY-PHENYL)-3-(3-HYDROXY-4-METHOXY-PHENYL)-PROPAN-1-ON- E - The invention concerns the use of a 08-04-2011
20110189109COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING FENUGREEK HYDROCOLLOIDS - The present invention discloses compositions comprising fenugreek hydrocolloids comprising soluble and insoluble dietary fibers. The present invention further relates to the use of these compositions comprising fenugreek hydrocolloids as healthcare, personal care, food, household care and industrial products.08-04-2011
20100021397DROPLET CLEANING FLUID USED FOR CLEANING TEETH WHICH INCLUDES A POLYMER ADDITIVE - The fluid for use in a liquid droplet-based oral care system for teeth includes a water-soluble, human-consumable polymer additive of selected concentration and molecular weight which maintains the size of the resulting droplets to a desired range of 25-30 microns, at a flow rate within the range of 10-20 milliliters per minute.01-28-2010
20120308488ORAL CARE PRODUCT FOR SENSITIVE ENAMEL CARE - Disclosed are anti-erosion oral care formulations and methods that provide erosion protection while maintaining adequate cleaning performance. The anti-erosion oral care formulations include a mucoadhesive polymer and a zinc compound or salt that becomes more soluble at acidic pH.12-06-2012
20120308489ORAL CARE COMPOSITIONS - Disclosed herein are methods of enhancing the solubility and delivery of one or more active ingredients found in magnolia extract, or a synthetic analogue thereof, in an oral composition.12-06-2012
20120308486Fragrance and/or flavoring compositions containing dioxolanes - The present invention primarily relates to the use of dioxolanes of the following Formula (I) as fragrance and/or flavoring substances, certain perfume and/or flavoring compositions comprising these dioxolanes and corresponding perfumed and/or flavored items.12-06-2012
20120308487Carnallite Preparation and Uses Thereof in Edible Applications - The present invention relates to a Carnallite salt preparation useful in edible products, such as a food, beverage, dietary supplement, oral care, nutraceutical pet food, animal feed, pharmaceutical and other edible products. The Carnallite salt preparation of the invention is without high levels of sodium chloride and notably low in bromide. The Carnallite salt preparation may be a food grade product with dietary acceptable bromide levels. The present invention further relates to edible products comprising the Carnallite salt preparation, such as reduced sodium food products.12-06-2012
20090304606Method for removing debris from tooth and bone surface using irrigation solution - Methods for removing debris and bacteria from tooth and orthopedic surfaces using irrigation solutions are provided. The solution includes disinfectant, surfactant, and organic acid components. Disinfectants such as tetracycline and doxycycline compounds can be used. Suitable surfactants include cocamidopropyl betaine compounds and polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene copolymers. The solution is particularly suitable for removing smear layers from tooth surfaces during root canal treatment and other dental procedures such as restoration, reconstruction, and periodontal work. The solutions also can be used to remove smear layers from bone surfaces.12-10-2009
20100221197ANTIMICROBIAL AGENT AND EXTERNAL PREPARATION FOR SKIN CONTAINING THE SAME - A novel antimicrobial agent which has a high degree of safety, an excellent compounding property and strong antimicrobial activity is provided. The antimicrobial agent is characterized by containing ricinoleic acid monoglyceride or diglycerine ricinoleic acid monoester as an active ingredient. The antimicrobial agent of the present invention is suitable as a compounding component of an antimicrobial object selected from a food product, a food packaging material, tableware, a perfume cosmetic, a cosmetic, an external preparation for skin, a skin washing agent, a disinfectant, a lotion for external use, an agent for hair, a wiping sterilization agent, a pharmaceutical, a quasi drug and a hygiene material for the oral cavity.09-02-2010
20090324515ANTIMICROBIAL FLAVOURING COMPOSITION - A flavouring composition for use in an oral care product, confectionary product or beverage. The composition includes an antimicrobial key and optionally at least one flavouring ingredient of current use, wherein the antimicrobial key comprises 3,4-dimethylphenol together with one or more antimicrobial flavour ingredients each having a minimum inhibitory concentration of 1000 parts per million or less, against two or more strains selected from 12-31-2009
20100068157ORAL COMPOSITIONS, THEIR PREPARATION AND USE - An oral composition having a pH in the range of from 3 to 8.5, comprising: (a) in the range of from 0.1% to <10% w/w (based on the total weight of the oral composition) of a stock solution comprising a mixture of bioflavonoids and fruit acids or salts thereof; and (b) water; and, optionally, (c) a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier therefor.03-18-2010
20090324513Process for Producing Chlorinated Sucrose - Present invention relates to disclosure of application of some innovative techniques useful for substantially improving process efficiency of production of chlorinated sucrose including their intermediates and derivatives. Application of mild methods of drying has been made for recovery of chlorinated sucrose or their intermediates and derivatives, in substantially pure form or with other solid chemical impurities, obtained at various stages in the process of production of chlorinated sucrose. Mild methods of drying included agitated thin film drying, spray drying, freeze drying and super critical extraction. Use of alkoxides has been introduced for deacylation instead of alkali hydroxides or alkaline earth hydroxides. Deacylation has been shown to be effective both, either before or after drying of the reaction mixture. Extraction and purification of desired products i.e. of chlorinated sucrose or its intermediates or derivatives, from dried solid mixtures could be achieved by using appropriate extraction method, including but not limited to solvent extraction and super critical extraction. Further purification of such extracts can be done by crystallization or direct drying under mild conditions.12-31-2009
20100278757Water-Absorbent Adhesive Compositions and Associated Methods of Manufacture and Use - An adhesive composition is provided that is water-insoluble yet water-absorbent, i.e., capable of absorbing up to 15 wt. % water or more. The composition is composed of a film-forming hydrophilic polymer with at least one linear segment having a plurality of recurring polar groups along the polymer backbone, a complementary multifunctional polymer with a plurality of recurring functional groups that noncovalently bind to the polar groups on the film-forming polymer, and a plasticizer. A method for manufacturing the adhesive composition is provided as well.11-04-2010
20100086497TOOTH REMINERALISATION - There is herein described a film and a method of using a film for tooth remineralisation. More particularly, there is described a film comprising a bioactive glass and a water soluble polymer and a method of using such a film for tooth remineralisation.04-08-2010
20100322873BEVERAGE COMPRISING ARGININE - The invention provides a beverage comprising a basic amino acid and a calcium salt.12-23-2010
20110076239REDUCED-SWEETENER PRODUCTS, FLAVORING MIXTURES FOR SAID REDUCED-SWEETENER PRODUCTS AND PROCESS FOR THE PRODUCTION OF PRODUCTS OF THIS TYPE - A flavoring mixture, comprising 03-31-2011
20110305647USE OF A POLYSACCHARIDE WHICH IS EXCRETED BY THE VIBRIO DIABOLICUS SPECIES FOR THE REGENERATION AND PROTECTION OF THE PERIODONTIUM - The invention relates to the use of a polysaccharide which is excreted by the 12-15-2011
20090202448Metal lactate powder and method for preparation - The present invention relates to a method for the preparation of a new metal lactate powdery product and to the resulting product itself with new properties. The metal lactate powder of the present invention is made via spray-drying and has a higher flowability, is less sticky and dusty, has an improved dissolution rate and is very suited for tabletting purposes. The invention is also directed to product applications in which said spray-dried metal lactate product may be applied, wherein the metal is selected from zinc and magnesium.08-13-2009
20090252692ESTERIFIED FATTY ACID COMPOSITION - The invention is directed to compositions comprising lecithin, olive oil, esterified fatty acids and mixed tocophenols for use in the treatment and prevention of various types of arthritis and other inflammatory joint conditions, periodontal diseases and psoriasis, which avoid many of the side effects associated with known treatments. The compositions of the present invention have the advantage of increased stability, a reduction of arachidonic acid in cells, a reduction in eicosanoid production and enhanced cell regulation and communication. Also disclosed are methods for using the compositions for treatment and prevention.10-08-2009
20090022673Composition and packaging method for animal dental care - A comestible, water-based composition containing natural ingredients provides an effective amount of at least one active ingredient selected to reduce the proliferation of bacteria in the mouth of animals to treat and improve the dental health of animals. The composition can be administered to animals in the form of their daily intake of water and may be especially packaged for ready use and consumption by animals in pre-packaged and portable doses. Compositions containing natural ingredients and formulated as toothpastes for animal dental care are also provided.01-22-2009
20100003201Silicone composition - This invention relates to silicone-containing compositions, method of making said silicone-containing compositions, and to personal care and other products based on such compositions.01-07-2010
20120045401ORAL COMPOSITION - The present invention provides an oral composition comprising a polymer, preferably a copolymer of methyl vinyl ether and maleic anhydride, attached to a sweetening agent via a cleavable linker, comprising a covalent bond, preferably an ester bond or an amide bond wherein the polymer is capable of attaching to a surface in an oral cavity, and the cleavable linker is cleavable in the oral cavity to release the sweetening agent.02-23-2012
20110318280POLYMERIC ANTI-MICROBIAL AGENTS - Polymeric anti-microbial agents produced by substituting the nitrogen atoms in the backbone of ethylenimine polymers, for example, substitution with aralkyl groups, are provided. The agents are believed to have low human toxicity while being effective against a variety of pathogens and are useful in applications involving human contact, such as cosmetics, hair care products and textiles, as well as in applications with much less human contact, such as coatings.12-29-2011
20120064016ACTIVE GASES AND TREATMENT METHODS - A method of making an active gas by generating a glow discharge, non-thermal plasma, in a gas mixture of a carrier gas and a more readily ionisable gas. The gas mixture is exposed to water vapour at or downstream from the generator to form the active gas. The gas mixture includes helium as the carrier gas and up to 40% by volume of at least one noble gas such as argon, krypton, or xenon as the more readily ionisable gas. The gas mixture is ejected at a temperature between 5° C. to 42° C. The active gas may be used for oral treatment such as cosmetic whitening of teeth, medical or non-clinical cleaning of teeth or for cleaning laundry or dishwashing items.03-15-2012
20120301408ORAL CARE METHODS AND COMPOSITIONS UTILIZING CHITOSAN-DERIVATIVE COMPOUNDS - Described herein is a method of reducing bacteria in the mouth of a subject, the method comprising contacting (e.g., rinsing) the mouth with an effective amount of a composition comprising a soluble derivatized chitosan, thereby reducing bacteria in the mouth of the subject.11-29-2012
20120156145Use of Titanium-Based Materials as Bactericides - Compositions containing metal ions bound into a titanate are described which have demonstrated an ability to suppress bacterial growth of a number of organisms associated with periodontal disease and caries.06-21-2012
20120315225DIMENSIONALLY STABLE NONWOVEN FIBROUS WEBS AND METHODS OF MAKING AND USING THE SAME - Dimensionally stable nonwoven fibrous webs include a multiplicity of continuous fibers formed from one or more thermoplastic polyesters and polypropylene in an amount greater than 0% and no more than 10% by weight of the web. The webs have at least one dimension which decreases by no greater than 10% in the plane of the web when heated to a temperature above a glass transition temperature of the fibers. A spunbond process may be used to produce substantially continuous fibers that exhibit molecular orientation. A meltblown process may be used to produce discontinuous fibers that do not exhibit molecular orientation. Antishrinkage and antistatic additives are also added to the fibrous webs. The webs may be used as articles for filtration, sound absorption, thermal insulation, surface cleaning, cellular growth support, drug delivery, personal hygiene, medical apparel, or wound dressing.12-13-2012
20100247454COMPOSITIONS FOR ELASTOGENESIS AND CONNECTIVE TISSUE TREATMENT - The present invention describes therapeutic compositions comprising one or more minerals, including trivalent iron, divalent manganese and salts thereof, suitable in facilitating synthesis and deposition of connective tissue matrix, particularly rich of elastin and collagen, and mitogenic potential in human dermal fibroblasts. It also describes the phenomenon in which stimulation of elastogenesis by arterial SMC associates with a net decrease in proliferation of these cell types. The present invention also describes methods of treatment of human skin fibroblasts and arterial smooth muscle cells. The therapeutic compositions of the present invention comprise one or more of trivalent iron or divalent manganese or salts thereof and may be combined with an elastic tissue digest.09-30-2010
20100247455Periodontal Bacterial Growth Inhibitor, Oral Hygiene Product, and Food and Drink - A periodontal bacterial growth inhibitor contains as an active ingredient a 09-30-2010
20100189663MOUTH RINSE COMPOSITIONS INCLUDING CHEMICALLY MODIFIED SILICA OR SILICATE MATERIALS FOR SUSTAINED DELIVERY TO TOOTH SURFACES - Novel mouth rinse (i.e., mouthwash) compositions that permit delivery of silica or silicate materials to the surface of teeth through common mouth rinsing procedures are provided. Such compositions must exhibit proper suspension of the silica or silicate materials (in particulate form) to prevent settling during storage while simultaneously providing proper mouth rinsing properties. Such silica or silicate materials may themselves exhibit any number of therapeutic or aesthetic benefits as long as such materials are easily transferred through mouth rinsing and exhibit proper affinity for deposit on target teeth upon contact therewith. Such silica or silicate materials should exhibit, in one embodiment, certain ionic charge levels as well as sufficiently small particle sizes to permit effective static attraction and eventual accumulation on target tooth surfaces. Methods of utilizing such mouthwashes for breath freshening and/or cleaning, as well as silica or silicate material tooth accumulation, are encompassed within this invention as well.07-29-2010
20100209360Method for Making a Gas from an Aqueous Fluid, Product of the Method, and Apparatus Therefor - A method for producing a purified, stable, compressible gas from an aqueous fluid. The gas is suitable for a variety of uses and may also be infused into water which itself is useful for a variety of purposes.08-19-2010
20110182833Carboxamide Derivatives Having Cooling Properties - Compounds of formula (I)07-28-2011
20110182832PERFUME COMPOSITIONS - Perfume ingredients have been investigated and classified for their effectiveness in detaching biofilms from surfaces. Based on this classification, perfume compositions that are effective in assisting biofilm detachment can be formulated, whilst also allowing a degree of freedom in formulation that permits consideration of the hedonic properties of the composition. The compositions can be used in a wide range of perfumed consumer products, such as personal, domestic and industrial products, e.g. hard surface cleaning products, dental care products, and deodorant products.07-28-2011
20120213715Method and composition for the prevention and treatment of early childhood dental caries - The present invention discloses a composition of omega polyunsaturated fatty acids for controlling and preventing early childhood dental caries. The application of this composition can be used for the preparation of drugs, nutritional supplements, food and daily necessities with oral health care and therapeutic effects for children.08-23-2012
20120213714Method and compositions as an adjunct for the prevention and treatment of periodontal disease - The present invention discloses compositions of omega fatty acids as an adjunct for controlling and preventing periodontal disease. The application of these compositions can be used for the preparation of drugs, dietary supplements, food, nutrition, and daily necessities with oral health care and therapeutic effects.08-23-2012
20120219512VANILLIN ACETALS AND SENSORY STIMULANT COMPOSITION CONTAINING THE SAME - The invention relates to a sensory stimulant composition containing one or more of vanillin acetals represented by the general formula (1), and a flavor and fragrance composition, a beverage or food product, a fragrance or cosmetic product, a daily utensil product, an oral composition, or a pharmaceutical product containing the sensory stimulant composition with a warming sensation agent or cooling sensation substance, if necessary. Vanillin acetals represented by the general formula (1) show an excellent pungent and/or warming sensation effect and a cooling sensation-emphasizing effect.08-30-2012
20120219511ORAL CARE COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING HUMAN RECOMBINANT INTERLEUKIN-1 - The present invention relates to oral care compositions comprising human recombinant interleukin-1 and methods thereof for keeping the oral cavity in a good condition, reducing oral malodor, and/or preventing or treating periodontal diseases. Preferably, the human recombinant interleukin-1 is human recombinant interleukin-1 alpha or beta.08-30-2012
20100034755Oral Care Compositions - In accordance with this invention, there is provided an oral care composition comprising a multimodal blend of copolymers of maleic acid or maleic anhydride and an alkyl vinyl ether and a non-cationic antibacterial agent. The compositions feature improved retention of the antibacterial agent on teeth.02-11-2010
20120177584SWEETENER COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS OF MAKING THEM - The present invention provides compositions comprising sucralose and 4-amino-5,6-dimethylthieno[2,3-d]pyrimidine-2(1H)-one or salts, solvates, and/or esters thereof and methods of making the compositions by spray drying. The present invention also provides ingestible compositions comprising compositions of the present invention and methods of making such foods. The present invention also includes a process of preparing 2-amino-thiophene derivatives, which are key intermediates for preparing 4-amino-5,6-dimethylthieno[2,3-d]pyrimidine-2(1H)-one.07-12-2012
20120251465FLAVOR COMPOSITION CONTAINING FLAVONE GLYCOSIDES - The present invention has discovered that flavone glycosides represented by Formula I set forth below have unexpected and advantageous flavor enhancement and modification properties:10-04-2012
20120315224APPLIANCES AND COMPOSITIONS FOR ORAL USE AND METHODS FOR TREATING THE ORAL MUCOSA, LIPS, AND PERIORAL REGIONS - Appliances for oral use including compositions containing polymetal complexes useful in treating disorders of the oral mucosa, lips, and perioral region are described.12-13-2012
20120315223COMPOSITIONS FOR ORAL USE AND METHODS FOR TREATING THE ORAL MUCOSA, LIPS, AND PERIORAL REGIONS - Compositions containing polymetal complexes useful in treating disorders of the oral mucosa, lips, and perioral regions are described.12-13-2012
20090060849Personal care compositions comprising certain dye-polymer complexes - The present invention relates to personal care compositions comprising certain dye-polymer complexes. Additionally, methods for coloration of personal care compositions using said dye-polymer complexes are disclosed.03-05-2009
20120263656Natural Polypeptides For Oral Health Care - The present invention relates generally to dental diseases, caries and periodontal disease. More specifically, the invention relates to Lactoferrin and Statherin fusion proteins (STAT-LF) along with therapeutic, diagnostic and research uses for these polypeptides. The present invention also provides methods of treating dental diseases, caries and periodontal disease.10-18-2012
20120230922Novel Polymorphs of Rebaudioside C and Methods for Making and Using the Same - Embodiments of this invention encompass a method for producing and purifying rebaudioside C. In particular, this invention relates to a method for purifying rebaudioside C compositions to obtain a substantially pure rebaudioside C product using one or more crystallization steps. Resulting polymorphic forms of rebaudioside C, substantially pure rebaudioside C compositions and their uses are disclosed.09-13-2012
20120230921NITRIC OXIDE RELEASING PARTICLES FOR ORAL CARE APPLICATIONS - The present invention provides an oral care composition comprising a nitric oxide releasing particle and an orally-acceptable carrier. The nitric oxide releasing particle comprises at least one nitric oxide donor. Another aspect of the present invention provides a device for oral care comprising a nitric oxide releasing particle, wherein the device is configured to expose a targeted site in an oral cavity of a subject to nitric oxide. The present invention also provides methods and uses of providing oral health benefits by using the oral care compositions or devices as described above.09-13-2012
20110123465LOW-IRRITATION COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS OF MAKING THE SAME - Provided are compositions comprising low molecular weight polymeric materials and surfactants having reduced irritation associated therewith, methods of reducing the irritation associated with a personal care composition comprising an anionic and/or amphoteric surfactant, the methods comprising combining a low molecular weight polymeric material capable of binding a surfactant thereto with an anionic surfactant to produce a reduced irritation personal care composition, and methods of using such compositions to cleanse the hair or skin with reduced irritation.05-26-2011
20110123464STABILIZATION OF BODY-CARE AND HOUSEHOLD PRODUCTS - Described is the use of specific lactone compounds for protecting body-care and household products from photolytic and oxidative degradation. These compounds perform outstanding antioxidant properties.05-26-2011
20110123463TOPICAL COMPOSITIONS - A topical composition, e.g. pharmaceutical or cosmetic composition comprising at least one cyclodextrin complex of a marine unsaturated fatty acid or derivative thereof wherein the weight ratio of cyclodextrin to marine fatty acid or derivative thereof is between 1:10 and 10:1.05-26-2011
20110123462BIOFILM DISRUPTIVE COMPOSITIONS - In certain embodiments, the present invention relates to compounds, compositions, and methods for disrupting biofilms. In some embodiments, the compounds and compositions comprise unsaturated long chain alcohols and/or aldehydes, or combinations of such compounds. In further embodiments, the present invention contains therapeutic actives to help reduce and/or eradicate the bacteria in the biofilm once the film is disrupted.05-26-2011
20080299050TOPICAL THERAPIES FOR ORAL MUCOSITIS AND OTHER CONDITIONS - A method for treating oral mucositis in a subject comprises topically administering to an oral mucosal surface of the subject phenyloin or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof in an amount effective to inhibit mucosal degeneration or promote mucosal regeneration, and optionally an analgesic agent in an amount effective, in combination with the phenyloin or salt thereof, to reduce pain associated with the oral mucositis. The phenyloin or salt thereof and optionally the analgesic agent can be administered in a pharmaceutical composition comprising an excipient vehicle suitable for intraoral administration, said composition being bioadhesive to an oral mucosal surface, for example having at least one non-lipoidal internal phase and at least one lipoidal external phase that is bioadhesive to said surface.12-04-2008
20120321569WATER-ABSORBENT ADHESIVE COMPOSITIONS AND ASSOCIATED METHODS OF MANUFACTURE AND USE - An adhesive composition is provided that is water-insoluble yet water-absorbent, i.e., capable of absorbing up to 15 wt. % water or more. The composition in composed of a film-forming hydrophilic polymer with at least one linear segment having a plurality of recurring polar groups along the polymer backbone, a complementary multifunctional polymer with a plurality of recurring functional groups that noncovalently bind to the polar groups on the film-forming polymer, and plasticizer. A method for manufacturing the adhesive composition is provided as well.12-20-2012
20110038811COMPOSITION - Cationic-modified polymer cross-linked with a cross-linker, characterized in that the cross-linker is selected from fatty acids having at least 12 carbon atoms and anionic surfactants having at least 10 carbon atoms. A personal care composition comprising such a polymer and a method for cross-linking a polymer by reacting with a cross-linker having at least two anionic groups.02-17-2011
20110038810Oral care compositions and methods - Advantageous oral care composition can include a water insoluble carrier, sweetener, and an additional component selected from the group consisting of flavors, sensates, and combinations thereof, where the composition is configured for use in the oral cavity.02-17-2011
20110038809Growth control of oral and superficial microorganisms using gallium compounds - The present invention provides methods for treating or preventing diseases and disorders caused by iron-dependent pathogenic microorganisms, such as bacteria, fungi, and parasites, by applying a gallium compound to an affected area. In particular, the present invention provides methods for treating or preventing dental caries, vaginal infections, skin infections, and so forth. Gallium compounds can be formulated as toothpaste, mouthwash, cream, ointment, gel, solution, eye drops, suppository, and the like. Furthermore, the invention provides methods for controlling microbial growth on environmental surfaces, including those of toothbrush, denture, dental retainer, contact lens, catheter, food stuff, and so forth. In addition, the present invention provides animal feeds which contain gallium compounds that promote the animal growth and prevent the animals from infections as well as protect consumers from post processing infections.02-17-2011
20100254916Identification of human T2R receptors that respond to bitter compounds that elicit the bitter taste in compositions, and the use thereof in assays to identify compounds that inhibit (block) bitter taste in compositions and use thereof - The present invention relates to the discovery that specific human taste receptors in the T2R taste receptor family respond to particular bitter compounds present in, e.g., coffee. Also, the invention relates to the discovery of specific compounds and compositions containing that function as bitter taste blockers and the use thereof as bitter taste blockers or flavor modulators in, e.g., coffee and coffee flavored foods, beverages and medicaments. Also, the present invention relates to the discovery of a compound that antagonizes numerous different human T2Rs and the use thereof in assays and as a bitter taste blocker in compositions for ingestion by humans and animals.10-07-2010
20110236323Tooth Whitening Compositions and Methods - Non-cytotoxic compositions for tooth whitening are disclosed, as are their methods of use are also provided.09-29-2011
20120321568LIQUID CLEANING AND/OR CLEANSING COMPOSITION - The present invention relates to a liquid, cleaning and/or cleansing composition comprising biodegradable abrasive cleaning particles.12-20-2012
20120321567LIQUID CLEANING AND/OR CLEANSING COMPOSITION - The present invention relates to a liquid, cleaning and/or cleansing composition comprising biodegradable abrasive cleaning particles.12-20-2012
20100215592Composition for oral cavity - The present invention relates to an oral care composition, which contains a compound represented by the formula (A):08-26-2010
20100215591ANTIMICROBIAL PEPTIDE, COMPOSITIONS, AND METHODS OF USE - The present invention provides antimicrobial peptides that exhibit a broad range of antimicrobial activity to gram positive and gram negative bacteria, as well as fungi, mold, and virus. The antimicrobial peptide of the invention is a cationic peptide, and may contain an HIV-TAT or reverse HIV-TAT sequence, or derivative thereof. The present invention further provides antimicrobial compositions containing the cationic peptide. Such compositions are especially useful for topical application to the skin, hair, nail, vagina, urethra, ear, oral cavity, nasal passage, respiratory system, opthalmic region, and various mucosal regions. The compositions of the present invention improve the condition and/or appearance of the treated region, and are suited for long-term and/or routine use to, for example, prevent or prevent the recurrence of microbial infection. The present invention further provides kits for use in improving the condition or appearance of skin, nail, or treated area. These kits may facilitate ease of use, long-term storage, and/or efficacy of the compositions.08-26-2010
20120288453FLUORIDE FREE AND ANIONIC SURFACTANT FREE DENTIFRICE HAVING A HIGH MICRO EFFICACY - An oral care composition and method are described in which the composition is free of an anionic surfactant and a fluoride source.11-15-2012
20120288452METHOD TO TREAT PROPOLIS - A method to treat propolis includes conducting at least a first extraction of raw propolis with an aqueous solvent to obtain an aqueous extract having first properties. A second extraction may be performed with an alcohol solvent on the filtration residues obtained after the first extraction. A third extraction may be performed with an oil solvent on the filtration residues obtained after the second extraction. The method applies to the production of extracts of propolis for use in the manufacture of hygiene, care, cosmetic products, food products and food supplements.11-15-2012
20100202983SELECTIVELY TARGETED ANTIMICROBIALS FOR THE TREATMENT OF PERIODONTAL DISEASE - Compositions and methods for local delivery of selectively targeted antimicrobials are disclosed for the treatment of periodontal disease by eliminating or significantly reducing specific pathogenic bacteria from the bacterial biofilm (plaque) occupying the gingival crevice or periodontal pocket. A carrier agent is utilized to allow for retention, penetration and sustained release.08-12-2010
20130011345FLAVOR-ENHANCING AMIDE COMPOUNDS - The present invention has discovered that amide compounds represented by Formula I set forth below and isomers thereof have unexpected and advantageous flavor enhancement and modification properties:01-10-2013
20080253976Personal Care Compositions Comprising An Antimicrobial Blend of Essential Oils or Constituents Thereof - Disclosed are personal care compositions, including compositions for oral, throat and skin care comprising a blend of naturally occurring flavor or perfume ingredients or essential oils containing such ingredients, wherein the blend provides excellent antimicrobial activity and comprises at least two components, a first acyclic component selected from citral, neral, geranial, geraniol and nerol and a second cyclic-containing component selected from eucalyptol, carvacrol and eugenol. Preferably, the blend comprises 3, 4, 5 or more of the above components. Greater synergy in terms of antimicrobial efficacy may be obtained the more different components are blended together. The present compositions are effective in killing, suppressing the growth of and/or altering metabolism of microorganisms including those which cause undesirable oral cavity conditions including plaque, caries, calculus, gingivitis, periodontal disease and malodor. Optionally the blend further comprises additional antimicrobial and/or anti-inflammatory components, preferably naturally-occurring as well.10-16-2008
20080247967Dentifrice with packaging layers - A dentifrice composition comprising at least one phase, wherein said dentifrice is packaged in a generally transparent container, and wherein the combination of the dentifrice and the container and/or at least one packaging layer forms a pattern.10-09-2008
20080233057MILD CLEANSING COMPOSITIONS - Mild cleansing compositions comprising anionic, nonionic and/or amphoteric surfactants, one or more dyes having a total color, and one or more encapsulated dyes, including microencapsulated dyes, in microcapsules prepared by coacervation, precipitation, polycondensation or other reaction of anionic and cationic components, which encapsulated dyes have a total color different from the total color of the previous dye(s), plus, water, and, optionally, one or more additives and/or auxiliaries, which compositions are useful in personal care preparations, such as liquid soaps, hand-washing pastes, toothpastes, manual dishwashing preparations, and light-duty detergents.09-25-2008
20080226565Anticariogenic Proteins & Peptides & Saccharides - This Invention discloses new proteins, peptides and saccharides that have anticarogenic capabilities and that are characterized by the presence of one or more components that have the ability to form a complex with calcium ions: such as epsilon-polylysine that is conjugated with one or more bisphosphonyl-, biscarboxyl-, or 3-hydroxy-phthalate-groups or conjugated with casein phosphopeptide, phosvitin or with partially hydrolyzed phosvitin; such as partially hydrolized chitosan that is conjugated with one or more bisphosphonyl groups, casein phosphopeptide or with phosvitin or partially hydrolized phosvitin; such as bisphosphonylated and biscarboxylated proteins with at least 40% of amino acids consisting of lysine and a molecular weight of above 2 kD and such as polymerized casein phosphopeptide and partially hydrolized phosvitin. The products can be used in formulations to protect teeth and to treat the oral cavity. The Invention encompasses competent protein, peptide and saccharide structures, as well as production procedures and application conditions.09-18-2008
20110274629Natural Polymer Blends for Use in Personal Care Products - Embodiments of the present description provide a blend for use in a personal care product having a modified xanthan gum and a galactomannan, wherein the modified xanthan gum is a non-pyruvylated xanthan gum, and the modified xanthan gum and the galactomannan are present in the blend in a ratio from about 1:99 to about 99:1 by weight. Also provided in embodiments of the present description are personal care products having blends of modified xanthan gums and galactomannans, methods for product formulation, and use thereof.11-10-2011
20080219935Phase Transitive Breath Care Products - Disclosed herein is a breath freshener whose phase is changed depending on the condition of use. A breath freshener of W/O emulsion phase comprises a monoglyceride as a main base, a polymer, an effective component for breath freshening, and a solvent. A breath freshener of solution phase comprises a monoglyceride as a main base, a polyol, a polymer, an effective component for breath freshening, and a solvent. Since the breath fresheners are sufficiently flowable to spray when being sprayed into the oral cavity, they are easy to use. In addition, the breath fresheners are phase-changed into a cubic phase by moisture, e.g., saliva, after being sprayed into the oral cavity, resulting in an increase in the viscosity and adhesiveness of the breath fresheners. Therefore, the effective breath freshening ingredient is slowly released from the breath fresheners, and as a result, continuous breath freshening effects are achieved.09-11-2008
20110268671Method of Maintaining Oral Health in Animals - Use of a compound having the formula (I) in the manufacture of a medicament for the prevention or treatment of a diseased caused by oral bacterial in an animal Formula (I); wherein R11-03-2011
20110268670SYNTHETIC PEPTIDE CONSTRUCTS FOR THE DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT OF PERIODONTITIS ASSOCIATED WITH PORPHYROMONAS GINGIVALIS - The present invention relates to an oral composition and an immunogenic composition for the suppression of the pathogenic effects of the intra-oral bacterium 11-03-2011
20130136704P-MENTHANE-3,8-DIOL ISOMER MIXTURE, COMPOSITION COMPRISING THE SAME, AND PRODUCTS COMPRISING THE MIXTURE OR COMPOSITION - An object of the present invention is to provide a novel technology for preventing crystal precipitation of p-menthane-3,8-diol, and stable products utilizing this technology. Provided is a p-menthane-3,8-diol isomer mixture, wherein the mass ratio of cis isomers:trans isomers in terms of the relative configuration at Positions 3 and 4 is 55:45 to 45:55. Also provided are stable products and the like containing the p-menthane-3,8-diol isomer mixture.05-30-2013
20080206165Single-use personal care products and kits comprising same - Single-use personal care products and kits comprising the same are disclosed. At least some of the single-use products include a pre-measured amount of a shaving composition.08-28-2008
20110217244COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR ENHANCING IMMUNE RESPONSE - The use of oxidatively transformed carotenoid or a component thereof to enhance the immune response in a subject for the treatment of infection or to enhance the immune response to an antigen in a subject being immunized. Also disclosed are pharmaceutical compositions and kits containing the oxidatively transformed carotenoid.09-08-2011
20080199412ANTI-STAINING ANTIBACTERIAL DENTIFRICE - An anti-staining, antibacterial dentifrice comprises an anti-staining effective amount of an orally acceptable polymer or copolymer that comprises a plurality of monomeric groups of formula (I)08-21-2008
20110229420Cleaning Composition Containing Substituted Starch - A cleaning composition having from 0.05% to 30% by weight of surfactant and from 0.01% to 10% by weight of substituted starch, wherein the substituted starch has: 09-22-2011
20100055053COMBINATIONS FOR ORAL COMPOSITIONS, THEIR PREPARATION AND USE - A composition having a pH in the range of from 3 to 8.5, comprising: (a) in the range of from 0.1% to <10% w/w (based on the total weight of the composition) of a stock solution comprising a mixture of bioflavonoids and fruit acids or salts thereof; (b) sodium hyaluronate; and (c) water; and, optionally, (d) a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier therefor; wherein the sodium hyaluronate has an average molecular weight of between 800,000 and 4,000,000.03-04-2010
20120276022DISINFECTING AGENT COMPRISING EUGENOL, TERPINEOL AND THYMOL - The present invention relates to a method of disinfecting a surface and to antimicrobial composition, particularly for personal cleaning, oral care, or hard surface cleaning. It is an object of the present invention to provide for an antimicrobial composition that has relatively fast antimicrobial action. The inventors have found that use of small amounts of eugenol in combination with thymol and terpineol enables this fast kinetics at much lower amount of thymol and terpineol than without eugenol.11-01-2012
20120276021USE OF REPEAT SEQUENCE PROTEIN POLYMERS IN PERSONAL CARE COMPOSITIONS - A personal care composition is provided and includes an effective amount of a repeat sequence protein polymer. The personal care composition may be a hair care composition, a skin care composition, a nail care composition, a cosmetic composition, or an over-the-counter pharmaceutical composition.11-01-2012
20130149261EMULSIONS CONTAINING SACCHARIDE SILOXANE COPOLYMER EMULSIFIERS AND METHODS FOR THEIR PREPARATION AND USE - A saccharide siloxane copolymer is useful as an emulsifier. Emulsions prepared with the saccharide siloxane copolymer are useful in personal care products.06-13-2013
20130149260EMULSIONS CONTAINING SACCHARIDE SILOXANE COPOLYMER EMULSIFIERS AND METHODS FOR THEIR PREPARATION AND USE - An emulsion contains a saccharide siloxane copolymer as an emulsifier. The emulsion is useful in formulating personal care products.06-13-2013
20130149259SACCHARIDE SILOXANE COPOLYMERS AND METHODS FOR THEIR PREPARATION AND USE - A novel saccharide siloxane copolymer is useful in personal care compositions. The saccharide siloxane copolymer may be used as a universal emulsifier to prepare low odor emulsions for personal care applications.06-13-2013
20130149258RAPIDLY DISSOLVING COMESTIBLE SOLID - A rapidly dissolving comestible solid is disclosed that includes a fondant formed from a super saturated solution having a bulk sweetener, a hydrocolloid, a texturizing agent, and water. Other ingredients may also be added, and in embodiments in which the solid is provided as a breath freshener, flavoring agents, cooling agents and/or other ingredients useful in conventional breath freshening products may be used. A method for making the comestible solid is also disclosed.06-13-2013
20130149257ANTIMICROBIAL COMPOSITIONS - The present invention relates to the use as an antimicrobial of tamarind seed polysaccharide (TSP) and to antimicrobial compositions which contain it as active ingredient. Antimicrobial compositions containing TSP are particularly useful for topical administration in the treatment and/or prevention of microbial infections of the skin and mucosa.06-13-2013
20130149256Personal care and medicinal products incorporating orgnosulfur groups - Personal care products useful for the maintenance of personal appearance and good health and minor treatments that do not require professional health care, as well as products that provide a combination of anti-microbial, anti-oxidant, anti-inflammatory, and anti-aging properties and are suitable for use without a prescription. The products utilize a biomembrane permeable organosulfur compound that can redox cycle between thiol, disulfide, and thiosulfinate forms in response to oxidants and antioxidants inside and outside of cells. Example products include an anti-microbial toothpaste with anti-plaque properties, an anti-inflammatory skin lotion with antioxidant, antimicrobial, and deodorant properties, and an anti-toxin skin lotion with anti-arsenicosis properties.06-13-2013
20100310479USE OF CERTAIN ISOPROPYL METHYLCYCLOHEXENE THIOLS AS FRAGRANCES AND/OR FLAVORS - A description is provided of new compounds of formula (A) and in particular the use of a compound of formula (A) or a mixture of two or more compounds of formula (A), wherein the thiol group of each compound of formula (A) independently of one another in each case is linked with the carbon atom in position 3, 4, 5 or 6, as a fragrance or flavor for imparting, modifying and/or intensifying one, two or all the smell and/or taste notes grapefruit, tropical fruits and blackcurrant12-09-2010
20130189198Acrylate Copolymer Thickeners - Disclosed are surfactant compositions containing at least one crosslinked acrylic copolymer. The crosslinked acrylic copolymer is polymerized in the presence of at least two different classes of crosslinking monomers. The crosslinked acrylic copolymers provide desirable rheological, clarity, and aesthetic properties in aqueous surfactant containing compositions.07-25-2013
20130189197LONG-CHAIN OXYAMINOPOLYOL BASED GELATOR AND GEL - [PROBLEMS TO BE SOLVED]07-25-2013
20120020897DENTIFRICE COMPOSITION - The invention encompasses a dentifrice composition comprising an orally acceptable vehicle; a source of zinc ions; and a polysaccharide thickening agent, the polysaccharide thickening agent having at most 0.5 charged groups per sugar residue unit along the polysaccharide backbone such as xanthan gum and/or hydroxyethyl cellulose.01-26-2012
20120020896ANTI-BIOFILM CARBONATE COMPOUNDS FOR USE IN ORAL CARE COMPOSITIONS - The present invention includes oral care compositions and methods for inhibiting growth and formation of oral biofilms by quorum sensing inhibition and/or bactericidal activity. In some embodiments, the present invention discloses an oral care composition including a therapeutically effective amount of at least one carbonate compound of Formula (1) and at least one excipient: wherein, R01-26-2012
20120027695WATER-ABSORBENT ADHESIVE COMPOSITIONS AND ASSOCIATED METHODS OF MANUFACTURE AND USE - An adhesive composition is provided that is water-insoluble yet water-absorbent, i.e., capable of absorbing up to 15 wt. % water or more. The composition in composed of a film-forming hydrophilic polymer with at least one linear segment having a plurality of recurring polar groups along the polymer backbone, a complementary multifunctional polymer with a plurality of recurring functional groups that noncovalently bind to the polar groups on the film-forming polymer, and plasticizer. A method for manufacturing the adhesive composition is provided as well.02-02-2012
20130195772COLOR CHANGE OF CHALCONE-CONTAINING ORAL CARE FORMULATIONS - Oral care compositions and methods are described in which the composition includes a chalcone color change component, which may be phenyl-3-methoxy-4-hydroxystyryl ketone. The color change component is induced to change colors by addition of saliva and/or by a change in pH of the composition. The composition and methods provide benefits including providing visual cues to the user.08-01-2013
20130195774Processes Of Making Oral Compositions Containing Gel Networks - The present invention is directed towards a process for making oral compositions comprising gel networks. The gel networks are formed from a fatty amphiphile dispersion and swelling surfactant. The fatty amphiphile dispersion comprises one or more fatty amphiphiles, one or more dispersing surfactants, and one or more solvents. A gel network is formed when the fatty amphiphile dispersion is combined with the swelling surfactant. A method of preparing the fatty amphiphile dispersion and oral composition is included.08-01-2013
20130195773COMPOSITIONS - Compositions, comprising menthofuran and selected menthol compounds which feature improved flavour and odour properties, are provided and, in addition, the production of compositions, specifically, of emulsions with an improved storage stability.08-01-2013
20130195771Gantrez Hydrogel With Dry Tack - A Gantrez hydrogel comprising sodium, calcium, zinc, strontium, and ferric cations, and a polyvinylpyrrolidone based tack agent is disclosed. A method for preparation of the Gantrez hydrogel is also disclosed.08-01-2013
20130202539ORAL CARE COMPOSITIONS - The invention provides an oral care composition obtainable by: (i) preparing an oil-in-water emulsion by dispersing an oil phase into an aqueous continuous phase, the aqueous continuous phase comprising an oil-in-water emulsifier which is selected from one or more hydrophobins, so that emulsified particles of oil phase are formed which are emulsified with the one or more hydrophobins; and (ii) combining the emulsion so obtained with an oral care base formulation which is suitable for treating the surfaces of the oral cavity. Compositions of the invention demonstrate enhanced deposition of oil phase components onto oral cavity surfaces such as tooth enamel and tooth dentine, and in particular onto damaged surfaces such as scratched and demineralised enamel.08-08-2013
20120070386TREHALULOSE-CONTAINING COMPOSITION, ITS PREPARATION AND USE - The present invention relates to a trehalulose-containing composition, its preparation and use.03-22-2012
20120076740WATER SOLUBLE PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITIONS OF HOPS RESINS - The present invention is drawn to water-soluble compositions for providing hops constituents, particularly alpha acids, iso-alpha acids, and beta acids. A pharmaceutical gel composition can comprise a hops extract and a surfactant. Such compositions can be formulated into products for various therapeutic applications, including oral and topical uses. Such compositions can also be dissolved in water to yield a clear solution containing more dilute hops acids. The invention also provides methods of treatment comprising administering water-soluble hops compositions. The present invention is also drawn to methods for making water-soluble preparations of hops constituents.03-29-2012
20120093742Compounds - A method of modulating the flavour of an orally-receivable product, such as a foodstuff, beverage, dentifrice or medicine, comprising the addition thereto of a flavour-modulating proportion of at least one compound of the formula I04-19-2012
20120093741DENTAL MASKING COMPOUND - A photopolymerizable dental composition for application to and for the isolation and protection of gums and/or teeth during dental treatment is described. The composition can include (a) one or more photopolymerizable monomers selected from the group consisting of acrylates and methacrylates, (b) one or more photoinitiators, preferably selected from the group consisting of alpha-diketones, benzoin alkyl ethers, thioxanthones, benzophenones, acyl phosphine oxides, acetophenones, ketals, titanocenes, borates and sensitizing dyes, and (c) one or more molecular weight regulators selected from the group consisting of compounds which can be reacted with a radical of a monomer of component (a) with abstraction of an H radical from the molecular weight regulator in the allyl position. Also disclosed are kits comprising such a composition, methods for producing a corresponding protective layer, methods for treating one or more teeth, and methods of using the compositions as a masking compound.04-19-2012

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