Patent Number: 7,819,858

Title: Remote controlled in vivo reaction method

Abstract: Embodiments of a system including a remotely controlled reaction device and associated controller are described. Methods of use and control of the device are also disclosed. According to various embodiments, a reaction device is placed in an environment in order to perform a chemical reaction in an environment. Exemplary environments include a body of an organism, a body of water, or an enclosed volume of a fluid. In selected embodiments, a magnetic field, an electric field, or electromagnetic control signal may be used.

Inventors: Goodall; Eleanor V. (Seattle, WA), Hood; Leroy E. (Seattle, WA), Ishikawa; Muriel Y. (Livermore, CA), Jung; Edward K. Y. (Bellevue, WA), Langer; Robert (Newton, MA), Tegreene; Clarence T. (Bellevue, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Livermore, CA), Wood; Victoria Y. H. (Livermore, CA)

Assignee: The Invention Science Fund I, LLC

International Classification: A61K 9/22 (20060101); A61M 31/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-26 0:00:00