Patent Number: 8,715,733

Title: Enhanced adipose tissue

Abstract: An enhanced adipose tissue containing native adipose tissue and a concentrated amount of an active agent derived from adipose tissue, wherein the enhanced adipose tissue is preferably injected into the intervertebral disc of a patient suffering from degenerative disc disease.

Inventors: Kadiyala; Sudhakar (Newton, MA), Attawia; Mohamed (Holmdel, NJ), DiMauro; Thomas M (Southboro, MA)

Assignee: DePuy Synthes Products, LLC

International Classification: A61K 38/18 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/06/12018