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FDA Approves Collagen Facility – Highly Purified Collagen Used With Surgical Procedures To Control Bleeding by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Tue 27 Jul 2010 9:06pm Collagen is in big demand today and having the factory FDA approved will also lead to the development of other collagen products.  BD  Orthovita, an orthobiologics and biosurgery medical device company, has received FDA approval for the company's PMA supplement of a new collagen, Vitagel processing facility in Malvern, Pennsylvania. ... Read on »
Collagen Matrix Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Collagen Dental Membrane–Regenerative Dentistry (Medicine) by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Mon 04 Oct 2010 11:49am If you have ever had any dental implants done, then you will appreciate this as sometimes the bone is not strong enough to support the implants and using collagen like this helps a lot with re-growing bone.  With little tiny scaffolds of collagen, it can make the difference of a successful implant or one you may have trouble with.  BD  ... Read on »
Collagen V-induced nasal tolerance downregulates pulmonary collagen mRNA gene and TGF-beta expression in experimental systemic s by Jan Posted Fri 26 Feb 2010 12:00am By Ana Paula P Velosa and Colleague Background The purpose of this study was to evaluate collagen deposition, mRNA collagen synthesis and TGF-beta expression in the lung tissue in an experimental model of scleroderma after collagen V-induced nasal tolerance. Methods Female New Zealand rabbits (N = 12) were immunized with 1 ... Read on »
Pfizer Buys Rights To A Drug To Fix Collagen build up Penis affliction by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Sat 20 Dec 2008 7:16pm Xiaflex is the name of the drug, but there are also other potential functionalities to the drug, in other words other parts of the body that develop a build up of collagen for example.  Collagen build up in the wrong areas of the anatomy can be a problem, even though we are always searching out and looking for collagen injections for better appea ... Read on »
Collagen-Seeking Synthetic Protein Could Lead Doctors to Locate Tumor Locations– Research Funded by NIH, DOD, Process Pate by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Mon 03 Sep 2012 12:40am The Johns Hopkins Technology Transfer Office  is the intellectual property  administration that serves research and inventors as a  liaison to those interested with working with JHU research for both academic and corporate interests.   The center can offer a team effort for the creation of new drugs and treatments and help bring them to market or ... Read on »
Reader Laura on Collagen Feet Fillers by Dr. John D. Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted Tue 08 Dec 2009 12:00am Reader Laura’s Comment: Collagen feet fillers on the rise as women take the pain out of wearing high heels – Is this a safe option? Do you see a lot of Doctors doing this? Daily Mail This one is new to me. I don’t know of any local doctors doing this. It might actually work, but it would be an experiment. They are likel ... Read on »
FDA Classifies CollPlant Wound Dressing Sheets as a Medical Device-Collagen Made From Tobacco Plants-Regenerative Medicine (Bio- by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Sun 29 Aug 2010 7:41pm One comment up front here is good use for tobacco plants in healing wounds so there’s another market for the plant.  Tobacco companies I am guessing will see this as a plus. Device licensing is a shorter amount of time than what is required for drugs.  The product is a sheet containing a scaffold made up of human type collagen to treat ... Read on »
Do Collagen Pills Help Your Skin by Healthy Living .. Patient Expert Posted Sat 22 Nov 2008 1:26am 1 Comment by kevin scott Collagen pills sound like a simple solution to reverse the signs of aging, but the question is do collagen pills really help your skin? The truth is the collagen pill will not replace the collagen your skin needs to become supple and eliminate wrinkles So, do collagen pills help your skin? Well, there is not scientific eviden ... Read on »
Collagenous Colitis and Lymphocytic Colitis by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Posted Tue 02 Jun 2009 4:39pm What are collagenous colitis and lymphocytic colitis? Inflammatory bowel disease is the general name for diseases that cause inflammation in the intestines, most often referring to Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. Collagenous colitis and lymphocytic colitis are two other types of bowel inflammation that affect the colon. The c ... Read on »
Collagenous Colitis and Lymphocytic Colitis by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Posted Tue 02 Jun 2009 4:40pm What are collagenous colitis and lymphocytic colitis? Inflammatory bowel disease is the general name for diseases that cause inflammation in the intestines, most often referring to Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. Collagenous colitis and lymphocytic colitis are two other types of bowel inflammation that affect the colon. The c ... Read on »