Patent Number: 8,821,918

Title: Cross-linked gelatin composition comprising a wetting agent

Abstract: Disclosed is a biocompatible, hemostatic, cross-linked gelatin composition comprising a biocompatible material comprising cross-linked gelatin and a sufficient amount of wetting agent to permit uniform wetting of the sponge in the presence of an aqueous solution.

Inventors: Greff; Richard J. (St. Pete Beach, FL)

Assignee: Boston Scientific Scimed Inc.

International Classification: A61F 13/00 (20060101); A61L 15/00 (20060101); A61L 15/16 (20060101); A61K 9/70 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 9/02/12018