Controlled particle dispersion

Kurve Technology, Inc., a company out of Bothell, WA,has been granted a US patent for its nasal drug delivery system calledControlled Particle Dispersion, that "delivers aerosolized particlesto the nose and imparts a turbulent flow to the particles often in theform of one or more vortices." The company believes that its devices(ViaNase and ViaNase ID Electronic Atomizers) have more predictable andcontrolled intranasal drug delivery than a typical nasal spray bottle.In addition to drugs designed for treatment of intra-nasal problems,the company touts its controlled particle dispersion technology forsystemic delivery of meds, nose-to-brain delivery and intranasalvaccine administration.

Source: kurvetech.comAdded: 4 July 2007