MINNEAPOLIS, MN, Aug. 17, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — PetVivo Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PETV & PETVW) (the “Company”) an emerging biomedical device company focused on the commercialization of innovative medical devices and therapeutics for companion animals is pleased to announce that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued a notice of allowance for a patent application related to the Company’s proprietary biocompatible protein-based particles. The broad scope of the issued claims in this patent, entitled “Biocompatible Protein-Based Particles and Methods Thereof” provides protection for a broad range of proprietary products, including the biocompatible sponge-like particles used in PetVivo’s signature product, Spryng™ with OsteoCushion™ Technology.
“Our biocompatible particulate technology and the claims to be issued in this patent application provides extremely comprehensive coverage. This patent increases the scope of our patent claims thereby expanding our competitive advantage in the commercialization of products used in the treatment of humans and companion animals,” stated PetVivo Chief Executive Officer, John Lai.
With the imminent patent issuance by the USPTO, PetVivo’s intellectual property portfolio has grown to twenty allowed patents, ten of which are United States patents.
PetVivo diligently protects its proprietary technologies, including the fabricated biomaterials and their application in end products and devices. To maximize the strength and value of its intellectual property, the claims pursued by PetVivo generally cover the commercial devices/therapeutics, the manufacturing methods and the methods of use of PetVivo’s proprietary technology.
About PetVivo Holdings, Inc.
PetVivo Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: PETV & PETVW) is an emerging biomedical device company currently focused on the manufacturing, commercialization and licensing of innovative medical devices and therapeutics for companion animals. The Company’s strategy is to leverage human therapies for the treatment of companion animals in a capital and time efficient way. A key component of this strategy is the accelerated timeline to revenues for veterinary medical devices, which enter the market much earlier than more stringently regulated pharmaceuticals and biologics.
PetVivo has a pipeline of seventeen products for the treatment of animals and people. A portfolio of nineteen patents protects the Company’s biomaterials, products, production processes and methods of use. The Company’s lead product SPRYNG, a veterinarian-administered, intraarticular injection for the treatment of lameness and other joint related afflictions, including osteoarthritis, in dogs and horses, is currently available for commercial sale to veterinarians.
John Lai, CEO
PetVivo Holdings, Inc.
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