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US Patent Registered by AUT Researcher

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Dr. Sorayya Ghayempoyr commented on the stages of registering this international invention, “we proceeded to register this invention in the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) in early 2017 through the Iran Patent Office. After repeated follow-ups, the patent was accepted to be published by USPTO on May 24th, 2018, with the serial 1-A2018-0140738US.”
In this project, herbal extracts were encapsulated in a natural and inexpensive polymer, which is compatible with Tragacanth, to release it in a controlled manner on the surface of a wound and lengthen the durability of the wound dressing. 
The patent is the result of Sorayya Ghayempour’s Ph.D. dissertation, which has been written under the supervision of Dr. Majid Montazer (faculty member of The Amirkabir University of Technology). Another achievement of this dissertation, which has been chosen as a superior project in The Amirkabir University of Technology, is the publication of 10 scientific articles in major international journals such as – among others - Cellulose, Carbohydrate Polymer, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, RSC Advances, and Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, and presentations in several national and international conferences.
Topic URL in Amirkabir University of Technology website:
http://aut.ac.ir/find.php?item=1.405.7991.en
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