Global Patent Index - EP 1011807 A2

EP 1011807 A2 2000-06-28 - THERAPEUTIC APPARATUS AND METHOD

Title (en)

THERAPEUTIC APPARATUS AND METHOD

Title (de)

THERAPEUTISCHES GERÄT UND VERFAHREN

Title (fr)

APPAREIL ET PROCEDES THERAPEUTIQUES

Publication

EP 1011807 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 97954226 A

Priority

  • US 9723845 W
  • US 3456196 P
  • US 4376497 P

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9829156A2] An apparatus and method for treating cancer and other illnesses in humans and animals are described. The treatment involves the low-power, pulsed application of radio frequency tuned with precision of at least one half part per million. Alternative embodiments are described for apparatus that generates the required RF signals and applies such signals therapeutically. Laboratory data is reported, showing the successful use of the disclosed apparatus and methods to suppress and eliminate cancerous tumors in mice.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A61N 2/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61N 2/00 (2006.01); A61N 1/40 (2006.01); A61N 2/04 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61N 1/40 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

CH DE FR LI

EPO simple patent family

WO 9829156 A2 19980709; WO 9829156 A3 19980911; CA 2285267 A1 19980709; EP 1011807 A2 20000628; EP 1011807 A4 20010711; JP 2001517975 A 20011009

INPADOC legal status


2003-01-02 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20020602

2001-07-11 [A4] SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

- Effective date: 20010528

2001-07-11 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A4

- Designated State(s): CH DE FR LI

2001-07-11 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- Free text: 7A 61N 2/04 A, 7A 61N 1/40 B, 7A 61N 2/00 B

2000-06-28 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 19990715

2000-06-28 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A2

- Designated State(s): CH DE FR LI