Patents

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    US Patent No. 8,501,241: Treating Cancer with a Whole Leech Saliva Extract

    Application Date: Sep-21-2012
    Date of Issue: Aug-06-2013

    This patent protects the method of removing the whole saliva from a leech and utilizing it as a treatment for various forms of cancers.  The method of extraction includes: feeding the leech; inducing the regurgitation of the leech; collecting an unrefined whole saliva from the leech; removing solid components from the unrefined saliva; and lyophilizing the refined saliva. The types of cancer it covers are as follows: lung, breast, prostate, colorectal, ovarian, leukemia, and lymphoma. It also covers the use of treating a metastasis of a tumor with the use of a refined, whole leech saliva extract and the use of the saliva as a cancer treatment administered in connection with carboplatin and irinotecan.

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    US Patent No. 8,685,462: A Whole Leech Saliva Product and Applications thereof

    Application Date: Sep-21-2012
    Date of Issue: Apr-01-2014

    This patent protects the method of extraction, which includes; feeding the leech and inducing the regurgitation; collecting an unrefined whole saliva extract; removing solid components from the unrefined saliva; and lyophilizing the refined product.

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    US Patent No. 8,784,896: Antioxidant Therapy with a Whole, Leech Saliva Extract

    Application Date: Sep-21-2012
    Date of Issue: Jul-22-2014

    This patent protects the method of extraction of removing the whole leech saliva from the leech and of the use of the whole saliva extract as an anti-oxidant. The method of extraction includes: feeding the leech; inducing the regurgitation of the leech; collecting an unrefined whole saliva from the leech; removing solid components from the unrefined saliva; and lyophilizing the refined saliva. The patent protects the use of the saliva as an anti-oxidant by a method of scavenging free radicals with the whole leech saliva extract. The patent protects using this method as an antioxidant therapy in those who suffer from the following ailments: inflammatory disorders, arthritis, cardiovascular disease, and atherosclerosis. It also protects the use of the saliva extract in combination with an absorption blocker, synthesis inhibitor, or niacin-based drug in the treatment of cardiovascular disease; the use of the saliva as an anti-oxidant therapy to treat aging; and the use of the saliva as an antioxidant in neuroprotective treatment.

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    US Patent No. 8,790,711: Treating Diabetes With A Whole, Leech Saliva Extract

    Application Date: Sep-21-2012
    Date of Issue: Jul-29-2014

    This patent protects the method of extraction of removing the whole leech saliva from the leech and utilizing it as a treatment for various types of Diabetes. The method of extraction includes: feeding the leech; inducing the regurgitation of the leech; collecting an unrefined whole saliva from the leech; removing solid components from the unrefined saliva; and lyophilizing the refined saliva. This patent covers the use of the saliva extract to treat Type 1 Diabetes, Type 1.5 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes and the use of the saliva as a preventative treatment to inhibit the onset of Diabetes.

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    US Patent No. 8,932,642: Treating Prostate, Ovarian or Breast Cancer with a Whole Leech Saliva Extract

    Application Date: May-20-2014
    Date of Issue: Jan-13-2015

    This patent protects the use of leech saliva extract for treatment of cancers of the prostate, ovary and breast in addition to treatment of leukemia. The protected method of extraction includes; feeding the leech and inducing the regurgitation; collecting an unrefined whole saliva extract; removing solid components from the unrefined saliva; and lyophilizing the refined product.

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    US Patent No. 9,017,732: Antibacterial Therapy with a Whole Leech Saliva Extract

    Application Date: Dec-08-2014
    Date of Issue: Apr-28-2015

    This patent protects the use of leech saliva extract as a treatment and preventive agent for bacterial infections. The protected method of extraction includes; feeding the leech and inducing the regurgitation; collecting an unrefined whole saliva extract; removing solid components from the unrefined saliva; and lyophilizing the refined product.

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    US Patent No. 8,962,034: Antiviral Therapy With Whole Leech Saliva Extract

    Application Date: May-20-2014
    Date of Issue: Feb-24-2015

    The patent protects the use of the saliva as an antiviral by a method of scavenging free radicals with the whole leech saliva extract. The patent protects using this method as an antiviral therapy in those who suffer from viral diseases such as: Adenovirus, Herpes Type1, Smallpox, Hepatitis B, West Nile virus, Rubella virus, Human Immunodeficiency virus (HIV), Parvovirus B19 and other viral diseases. The protected method of extraction includes; feeding the leech and inducing the regurgitation; collecting an unrefined whole saliva extract; removing solid components from the unrefined saliva; and lyophilizing the refined product.

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    US Patent No. 9,005,667: Treating Leukemia with Whole Leech Saliva Extract

    Application Date: Nov-24-2014
    Date of Issue: Apr-14-2015

    This patent protects use of leech saliva extract as a treatment for non-solid tumors, specifically leukemia. The protected method of extraction includes; feeding the leech, inducing the regurgitation; collection of the unrefined whole saliva extract; removal solid components from the unrefined saliva; and lyophilizing the refined product.

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    US Patent No. 9,149,498: Treating a Parasitic Disease with a Whole, Leech Saliva Extract

    Application Date: Mar-13-2015
    Date of Issue: Oct-6-2015

    This patents protects the use of leech saliva extract as a method of treating a parasitic disease. The protected method of extraction includes; feeding the leech and inducing the regurgitation; collecting an unrefined whole saliva extract; removing solid components from the unrefined saliva; and lyophilizing the refined product.

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    US Patent No. 9,144,587: Treating Pancreatic Carcinoma with a Whole, Leech Saliva Extract

    Application Date: Mar-26-2015
    Date of Issue: Sep-29-2015

    This patents protects the use of leech saliva extract as a method of inhibiting the growth of pancreatic carcinoma cells. The protected method of extraction includes; feeding the leech and inducing the regurgitation; collecting an unrefined whole saliva extract; removing solid components from the unrefined saliva; and lyophilizing the refined product.

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    US Patent No. 9,265,802: Treating Colorectal Cancer with a Whole, Leech Saliva Extract

    Application Date: Aug-25-2015
    Date of Issue: Feb-23-2016

    This patent protects the use of leech saliva extract as a method of treatment of colorectal cancer cells. The protected method of extraction includes; feeding the leech and inducing the regurgitation; collecting an unrefined whole saliva extract; removing solid components from the unrefined saliva; and lyophilizing the refined product.

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    US Patent No. 9,265,803: Treating a Melanoma with a Whole, Leech Saliva Extract

    Application Date: Aug-27-2015
    Date of Issue: Feb-23-2016

    This patent protects the use of leech saliva extract as a method of treatment of melanoma. The protected method of extraction includes; feeding the leech and inducing the regurgitation; collecting an unrefined whole saliva extract; removing solid components from the unrefined saliva; and lyophilizing the refined product.

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    US Patent No. 9,433,648: Treating Renal Cancer with a Whole, Leech Saliva Extract

    Application Date: Dec-23-2015
    Date of Issue: Sep-06-2016

    This patent protects the use of leech saliva extract as a method of treatment of renal cancer. The protected method of extraction includes; feeding the leech and inducing the regurgitation; collecting an unrefined whole saliva extract; removing solid components from the unrefined saliva; and lyophilizing the refined product.

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    US Patent No. 9,433,649: Treating a Lymphoma with a Whole, Leech Saliva Extract

    Application Date: Jan-8-2016
    Date of Issue: Sep-06-2016

    This patent protects the use of leech saliva extract as a method of treatment of lymphoma. The protected method of extraction includes; feeding the leech and inducing the regurgitation; collecting an unrefined whole saliva extract; removing solid components from the unrefined saliva; and lyophilizing the refined product.

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    US Patent No. 9,480,720: Treating a Damaged Dermal or Mucosal Tissue with a Whole, Leech Saliva Extract

    Application date: Jul-28-2016

    Date of Issue: Nov-01-2016

    This patent will protect the proprietary LSE extraction method and the use of leech saliva extract as a method of treating damaged dermal of mucosal tissue.

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    US Patent Filing No. 15/223,352: Treating a Bacterial Skin Infection with a Whole, Leech Saliva Extract

    Application Date: Jul-29-2016

    Date of Issue: Pending

    This patent will protect the proprietary LSE extraction method and the use of leech saliva extract as a method of treating bacterial skin infections.

Additionally, the Company has worldwide PCT Applications for the protection of the claims allowed under the US Patent No. 8,685,462: A Whole Leech Saliva Product and Applications Thereof. The Company was granted PCT protection in the following regions:

  • Canada
  • European Union
  • China
  • India
  • Japan
  • Australia
  • Russia
  • Brazil
  • Mexico
  • Malaysia