Patent Number: 8,821,910

Title: Alkylaminoalkyl oligomers as broad-spectrum antimicrobial agent

Abstract: The present application relates to oligomeric antimicrobial compounds and compositions comprising the same. The oligomers are formed by polymerizing aminoalkyl(meth)acrylate or aminoalkyl(meth)acrylamide monomer(s). In addition to imparting materials with broad spectrum antimicrobial activity, the oligomers can impart antimicrobial activity to substrates such as hair and skin.

Inventors: Song; Zhiqiang (Newtown, CT), Deisenroth; Ted (Brookfield, CT)

Assignee: BASF SE

International Classification: C08F 220/34 (20060101); A61K 31/785 (20060101); C09D 5/14 (20060101); C08L 33/10 (20060101); A01P 3/00 (20060101); A01P 1/00 (20060101); A01N 25/10 (20060101); A01N 37/44 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 9/02/12018