Patent Number: 9,649,185

Title: Adjuncts for gastrointestinal devices

Abstract: An adjunct for a gastrointestinal device and a system including said adjunct are described herein and include a substrate configured to attach to a gastrointestinal device, the substrate including a first surface and a second surface, and a plurality of at least one type of commensal microbe associated with at least a portion of at least one of the first surface and the second surface of the substrate.

Inventors: Bangera; Mahalaxmi Gita (Renton, WA), Duncan; William David (Mill Creek, WA), Hyde; Roderick A. (Redmond, WA), Kindsvogel; Wayne R. (Seattle, WA), Sweeney; Elizabeth A. (Seattle, WA)

Assignee: Elwha LLC

International Classification: A61M 5/00 (20060101); A61L 29/16 (20060101); A61K 9/00 (20060101); A61L 29/14 (20060101); A61F 2/04 (20130101); A61K 45/06 (20060101); A61K 47/34 (20170101); A61K 35/74 (20150101); A61K 9/70 (20060101); A61F 5/00 (20060101); A61F 2/82 (20130101)

Expiration Date: 2021-05-16 0:00:00