Patents and Patent Applications from New York University


Match Document Document Title
US20160148293 APPARATUS, SYSTEM, METHOD AND COMPUTER-READABLE MEDIUM FOR PERFORMING A PRODUCT SEARCH USING USER-GENERATED AND CROWD-SOURCED CONTENT  
A non-transitory computer-readable medium, method and system for providing results associated with a ranking of a plurality of items of a particular item type can be provided. For example, for...
US20160144229 MODULAR MULTI-JOINT REHABILITATION TRAINING SYSTEM AND METHOD  
The present invention relates to a device or apparatus for aiding in upper extremity rehabilitation treatment. The apparatus is a portable mobile rehabilitation device which has first and second...
9348463 Retroreflection based multitouch sensor, method and program  
A detection apparatus includes a multilocation sensor. The apparatus includes a sheet in communication with the sensor, which when a plurality of locations of the sheet are simultaneously...
US20160139150 METHODS FOR DIAGNOSING AND ASSESSING NEUROLOGICAL DISEASES  
The present invention provides methods for diagnosing a neurological disease in a subject, screening for or assessing the risk of developing a neurological disease in a subject, monitoring...
US20160138018 ANTI-miR-27b AND ANTI-miR-148a OLIGONUCLEOTIDES AS THERAPEUTIC TOOLS FOR TREATING DYSLIPIDEMIAS AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES  
The present invention relates to anti-miR-27b and anti-miR-148a oligonucleotides that are capable of decreasing the level and/or activity of miR-27b and miR-148a, respectively. In conjunction with...
US20160136371 System and Method for Circuits to Allow CPAP to Provide Zero Pressure  
A system comprises a respiratory delivery arrangement adapted to cover at least one respiratory orifice of a patient. The system also comprises a first conduit having a first end and a second end,...
US20160134356 SYSTEM, DEVICE, AND METHOD FOR HIGH-FREQUENCY MILLIMETER-WAVE WIRELESS COMMUNICATION USING INTERFACE POINTS  
Exemplary embodiments include a communication system comprising a portal between radio-frequency propagation environments; one or more of interface points disposed in the plurality of propagation...
9335325 Immunodominant Mycobacterium tuberculosis peptides from cell wall proteins for early diagnosis and immunization  
A number of peptide epitopes and fragments from three Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) cell wall proteins have been identified as early antigens that induce antibodies early during Mtb infection...
US20160122757 siRNA TARGETING HSR1  
The invention provides siRNA molecules and LNA antisense oligonucleotides, which target Heat Shock RNA (HSR1) and effectively inhibit stress response in a cell, and their use for treatment of...
US20160120915 METHODS FOR MANIPULATING IMMUNE RESPONSES BY ALTERING MICROBIOTA  
The present invention relates to characterizing changes in mammalian microbiota associated with antibiotic treatments and various immunological conditions and related therapeutic methods....
US20160120860 METHODS AND AGENTS FOR TREATING TYROSINASE-POSITIVE ALBINISM  
Methods for treating a subject with tyrosinase-positive albinism; agents and compositions thereof for use in treating tyrosinase-positive albinism; and medicaments for treating tyrosinase-positive...
9329182 Method of treating motor neuron disease with an antibody that agonizes MuSK  
Agents, compositions, and medicaments that pertain to modulating the activity of muscle specific kinase receptor (MuSK) and methods and uses thereof to modulate MuSK activity are encompassed...
US20160115458 TUMOR THERAPY WITH REPLICATION COMPETENT SINDBIS VIRAL VECTORS  
Disclosed herein are methods for treating a mammal harboring a solid tumor which expresses higher levels of High Affinity Laminin Receptors (LAMR) than normal cells of the same lineage comprising...
US20160110730 SYSTEM, METHOD AND COMPUTER-ACCESSIBLE MEDIUM FOR PREDICTING USER DEMOGRAPHICS OF ONLINE ITEMS  
Exemplary systems, methods and computer-accessible mediums for generating a demographics model can be provided, which can include, for example, receiving information related to content...
US20160106400 ENDOSCOPIC SIDE RELEASE BIOPSY VALVE  
A biopsy valve for an endoscope includes a valve body that is laterally divided into an upper portion having a first height and a lower portion having a second height, a through hole provided...
US20160106311 Method And System For Simultaneous Decomposition Of Multiple Hyperspectral Datasets And Signal Recovery Of Unknown Fluorophores In A Biochemical System  
A system and method are for analyzing fluorescence of fluorophors in an eye using a non-negative matrix factorization (NMF) method. The NMF method may be initialized with Gaussian mixture model...
9317154 Method and apparatus for sensing utilizing tiles  
An apparatus for sensing includes a computer. The apparatus includes one or more individual sensing tiles in communication with the computer that form a sensor surface that detects force applied...
9316578 Automated real-time particle characterization and three-dimensional velocimetry with holographic video microscopy  
An in-line holographic microscope can be used to analyze on a frame-by-frame basis a video stream to track individual colloidal particles' three-dimensional motions. The system and method can...
9315549 Treatment methods using atoxic neurotoxin derivatives  
The present invention relates to a treatment method. This method involves contacting a subject with an isolated, physiologically active, atoxic derivative of a Clostridial neurotoxin. Contacting...
9315548 Peptoid oligomers, pharmaceutical compositions and methods of using the same  
Novel peptoid oligomers are disclosed that have a formula represented by the following formula I: The peptoids demonstrate antimicrobial activity and may be prepared as pharmaceutical compositions...
US20160103199 SYSTEM, METHOD AND COMPUTER-READABLE MEDIUM FOR ESTIMATING DIRECTION OF ARRIVAL OF A SIGNAL INCIDENT ON AT LEAST ONE ANTENNA ARRAY  
Exemplary embodiments include a computer-implemented method for configuring at least one antenna array comprising receiving a plurality of samples corresponding to signals incident on a plurality...
9311599 Methods, systems, and media for identifying errors in predictive models using annotators  
Methods, systems, and media for identifying errors in predictive models using annotators are provided. In some embodiments, a method for evaluating predictive models in classification systems is...
9309230 Oligooxopiperazines and methods of making and using them  
The present invention relates to oligooxopiperazines and their use. Methods for preparing oligooxopiperazines are also disclosed.
US20160098565 SYSTEM, METHOD AND COMPUTER-ACCESSIBLE MEDIUM FOR SECURITY VERIFICATION OF THIRD PARTY INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY CORES  
An exemplary system, method and computer-accessible medium for detecting the presence of a Trojan(s) in a circuit(s), can include, for example, receiving information related to a property(s)...
US20160098558 SYSTEM, METHOD AND COMPUTER-ACCESSIBLE MEDIUM FOR SECURITY VERIFICATION OF THIRD PARTY INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY CORES  
An exemplary system, method and computer-accessible medium for detecting the presence of a Trojan(s) in a circuit(s), can include, for example, receiving information related to a property(s)...
9302240 Lock and key colloids and methods of manufacture  
A method and system for assembling building blocks of colloidal particles and also for shaping of colloids for self-assembly for manufacturing, processing and formation of compositions of matter....
9296688 Carbohydrate-selective receptors  
The present invention is directed to a new class of synthetic carbohydrate receptor compounds comprising Formula I as described herein: (I). Other aspects of the present invention relate to...
9295948 System, method and computer-accessible medium for determining membrane properties relating to diffusion  
Exemplary embodiments of a methodology, procedure, system, method and computer-accessible medium can be provided to obtain particular information relating to at least one transport property of a...
9295719 Method for treating amyloid disease  
The invention relates to methods for treating human amyloid disease by administration of modified Aβ peptide immunogens.
9295526 Cochlear implant with improved electrode array and controller  
A cochlear implant device includes a deformable and stretchable flexible strip composed of a biological compatible material and positioned about a longitudinal axis so as to form a spiral. The...
9295431 Constructing a 3-dimensional image from a 2-dimensional image and compressing a 3-dimensional image to a 2-dimensional image  
Systems and methods for receiving a blurred two-dimensional image captured using an optic system. The blurred two-dimensional image is deconvoluted using a point spread function for the optic...
US20160088012 SYSTEM, METHOD AND COMPUTER-ACCESSIBLE MEDIUM FOR DETERRENCE OF MALWARE  
An exemplary system method, and computer-accessible medium for initiating a protocol(s) can be provided, which can include, for example, generating a digitally encrypted perishable object(s),...
US20160084747 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR FINDING THE SIZE OF ONE OF MORE INDIVIDUAL PARTICLES, SUCH AS NANOPARTICLES FOR EXAMPLE, IN REAL TIME UTILIZING A MICROSPHERE'S WHISPERING GALLERY MODES ("WGMs")  
Example systems and methods are provided to determine the size and/or mass of a particle, such as a nanoparticle for example, deterministically (i.e., non-statistically). At least two resonances...
US20160083763 METHOD OF RANDOM CIRCULAR PERMUTATION BY MUCP-ISC AND MUCP-ISSC TRANSPOSONS  
A method for designing circular permuted proteins using two engineered Mu transposons for easy construction of random circular permuted proteins, the two designed transposons being MuCP-ISC (Mu...
9289566 System and method for automated titration of continuous positive airway pressure using an obstruction index  
Described is a system including an air pressure supply arrangement, a sensor and a titration device. The air pressure supply arrangement provides air pressure to a patient's airways. The sensor...
US20160080528 SYSTEM, METHOD AND COMPUTER-ACCESSIBLE MEDIUM FOR SECURE AND COMPRESSED TRANSMISSION OF GENOMIC DATA  
An exemplary system, method and computer-accessible medium can be provided for generating an encrypted reference-based secure-compression of randomly located short sequence reads from a genome(s),...
US20160077591 HAPTIC FORCE-FEEDBACK FOR COMPUTING INTERFACES  
Methods, systems, and apparatuses, including computer programs encoded on computer-readable media, for receiving, from an accelerometer, angle information of a device. A calibration position is...
9286962 Magnetic memory system and methods in various modes of operation  
A magnetic memory system includes a superconductor circuit and one or more magnetic memory elements to store data. To write data, a driver circuit in the superconductor circuit generates a...
US20160070067 PRE-ASSEMBLED WHISPERING GALLERY MODE RESONANCE SENSORS, FOR USE AS DIP SENSORS OR VAPOR SENSORS, FOR EXAMPLE, AND METHODS FOR MAKING SUCH SENSORS  
A robust sensor, suitable for dipping into fluid wells, includes (a) a stem; (b) a whispering gallery mode (“WGM”) resonator mechanically supported by the stem; and (c) feed and pickup optical...
US20160068263 FLAPPING WING DEVICE  
A flapping wing device may include a main body and several wings hingedly coupled to the main body. The wings may be configured to reciprocate or “flap” relative to the main body to provide lift...
US20160067136 GAME-BASED SENSORIMOTOR REHABILITATOR  
Treatment of neurological injury through motor relearning. A game-based sensorimotor rehabilitator that enables individuals to interact with the functional objects using the appropriate amount of...
9278112 Citrate containing beverage  
Provided are beverage compositions comprising a urine citrate increasing component and a urine oxalate reducing component. The beverage compositions may be provided in a ready-to-drink form or may...
9273015 s-Triazine compounds, pharmaceutical compositions and methods of using the same  
Novel s-triazine compounds are disclosed that have a formula represented by the following: L1, L2, L3, R1, R2, R3, R4, R5a, R5b, and R5c are as described herein. The compounds may be prepared as...
9272105 System and method for diagnosis and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea  
A system for diagnosis and treatment of breathing disorders in a patient, comprises a flow generator supplying an air flow to an airway of a patient via a flow path, a venting arrangement moveable...
9272017 Pharmaceutical compositions including a portion of the C-terminus of FGF23  
The present invention is directed to a pharmaceuticalm composition comprising a peptide comprising at least a portion corresponding to the C-terminus of FGF23 and an additive selected from the...
9271808 Orthodontic methods and devices  
The present invention provides methods for moving a tooth to a desired position within a patient's mouth using orthodontics including perforating tissue in the oral cavity sufficient to induce an...
US20160054262 SYSTEM, METHOD AND COMPUTER-ACCESSIBLE MEDIUM FOR PROVIDING GENERALIZED LOCAL MAXWELL TOMOGRAPHY FOR MAPPING OF ELECTRICAL PROPERTY GRADIENTS AND TENSORS  
Exemplary system, method, and computer-accessible medium can be provided for determining at least one property (e.g., an electrical property or a cross-section property) of at least one target....
US20160051954 HIGHER ORDER MULTIPLE EMULSIONS  
Multiple emulsions with an “onion” topology are useful vehicles for drug delivery, biochemical assays, and templating materials. They can be assembled by ternary liquid phase separation using...
9267171 DNA photolithography with cinnamate crosslinkers  
The present invention relates generally to cinnamate crosslinkers. Specifically, the present invention relates to gels, biochips, and functionalized surfaces useful as probes, in assays, in gels,...
9265774 Methods, compounds and pharmaceutical compositions for treating anxiety and mood disorders  
Pharmaceutical compositions containing a cocktail of inhibitors of central stress nuclei are provided. The pharmaceutical compositions are useful for the prevention and treatment of a variety of...