Patents
Dr. Klatz is the inventor, developer, or administrator of 100-plus scientific patents.
Patent 5149321
Patent 5234405
Patent 5261399
Patent 5395314
WORLDWIDE MEDICAL PATENTS
#5,149,321  Brain Resuscitation Device and Method for Performing the Same; Issued:  9/22/92
#637,694     Brain Resuscitation Device and Method for Performing the Same; Issued in Australia
#2,043,131  Brain Resuscitation Device and Method for Performing the Same; Issued in Canada
#0516777    Brain Resuscitation Device and Method for Performing the Same; Issued in Germany,
France, Great Britain and Switzerland
#5,234,405  Brain Resuscitation Device and Method for Performing the Same (Divisional); Issued:
8/10/93
#5,261,399  Brain Cooling Device and Method for Performing the Same; Issued: 11/16/93
# 666,314    Brain Cooling Device and Method for Performing the Same; Issued in Australia
#5,395,314  Brain Resuscitation & Organ Preservation Device & Method for Performing the Same
(CIP); Issued: 5/7/95
#5,584,804  Brain Resuscitation and Organ Preservation Device & Method for Performing the
Same (CIP); Issued: 12/17/96
#5,709,654  Apparatus for Cooling Living Tissue; Issued: 1/20/98
#5,752,929  Method of Preserving Organs Other Than Brain; Issued: 5/19/98
#5,827,222  Method of Treating at Least One of Brain and Associated Nervous Tissue Injury; Issued:
10/27/98
#5,913,885  Brain Cooling Device and Method for Cooling (Continuation); Issued: 6/22/99
#RE36,460  Method for Providing Circulation via Lung Expansion and Deflation  Issued:  12/21/99
#6,030,412  Apparatus and Method for Cooling the Brain, Brain Stem and Associated Neurologic
Tissues (CIP);  Issued: 2/29/00
#39,026       Apparatus and Method for Cooling the Brain, Brain Stem and Associated Neurologic
Tissues (CIP); Issued in Germany, France, Great Britain and Switzerland
allowed       Apparatus and Method for Cooling the Brain, Brain Stem and Associated Neurologic
Tissues (CIP); Issued in Singapore
patent pending      Apparatus and Method for Cooling the Brain, Brain Stem and Associated
Neurologic Tissues (CIP); Canada
patent pending      Apparatus and Method for Cooling the Brain, Brain Stem and Associated
Neurologic Tissues (CIP); Japan
#6,277,143   Brain Cooling Device and Method for Cooling (CIP); Issued: 8/21/01
Docket #36622C (CA) & (EP)  Brain Cooling Device and Method for Cooling (CIP) in Canada &
Europe
Brain Resuscitation Technology
The originator of the concept for brain
resuscitation, Dr. Klatz was awarded the
Gold Medal in Science for Brain
Resuscitation Technology (1993) and the
Grand Prize in Medicine for Brain Cooling
Technology (1994). In addition, Dr. Klatz
has been named as a Top 10 Medical
Innovator in Biomedical Technology (1997)
by the National Institute of Electromedical
Information, and received the Ground
Breaker Award in Health Care (1999) with
Presidential Acknowledgment by US
President William Jefferson Clinton from
Transitional Services of New York.
Organ Recovery Systems Lifeport
Dr. Klatz is co-founder of Organ Recovery
Systems, a company that develops 
technologies to improve the quality and
quantity of organs for transplantation.
Organ Recovery Systems markets
LifePort, a family of devices that
significantly improves the viability of
organs ex vivo. Recognized for
excellence in design by various
organizations including Popular Science,
the LifePort Kidney Transporter is now in
routine use worldwide.  The device is
responsible for more than 3,000
successful kidney transplants to-date, and
LifePort technology is now being
developed for application for human heart
and liver transplants.