Patents and Patent Applications from New York University


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9423476 Apparatus, systems and methods for facilitating signal excitation and/or reception in a magnetic resonance system  
In accordance with certain exemplary embodiments of the present disclosure, provided herein are apparatus, systems and methods for, e.g., facilitating signal excitation and/or reception in a...
9422237 Covalently patterned graphene surfaces by a force accelerated cycloaddition reaction  
The present invention relates generally to molecular printing techniques for use in sensors, arrays, and integrated optics and electronics. The invention features described give rise to the...
9421218 Compositions and methods for treatment of melanoma  
Described herein are compositions and methods for the prognosis, prevention and treatment of melanoma or melanoma associated symptoms. The compositions are microRNA molecules associated with...
US20160236141 Gas Separation Membranes Based on Fluorinated and Perfluorinated Polymers  
A process for separating components of a gas mixture using gas-separation copolymer membranes. These membranes use a selective layer made from copolymers of an amorphous perfluorinated dioxolane...
9418644 Pitch detection  
A string vibration pickup device and methods for using same. The device includes a sensor configured to engage a string to detect vibrations. A pickup base having a pickup in communication with...
US20160228565 POLYAMIDE BASED PEPTIDODENDRIMER CONJUGATES  
The present invention relates to monofunctional and bifunctional peptidodendrimer conjugates that contain a polyamide dendrimer conjugated to Herpes Simplex Virus-1 glycoprotein-derived peptides....
9411457 Sensor having a set of plates, and method  
A sensor having a set of plates that are in contact from their bottom at the corners with a set of protrusions that are in contact from above with a plurality of intersections, each having a...
9410205 Methods for predicting survival in metastatic melanoma patients  
Cellular and genetic signatures and methods of using same for subcategorizing stage III melanoma tumors are described herein. The signatures and methods are particularly useful with regard to...
9409146 Method for treating amyloid disease  
Disclosed herein are methods for treating amyloid disease in humans by clearing amyloid peptides from one or more bodily fluids such as, e.g., blood, of a patient. In particular, the methods are...
9408887 Intermittent dosing regimen for treating breast cancer  
Diagnostic and therapeutic methods pertaining to diseases and disorders of the breast, uterus and ovary are encompassed herein. More particularly, diagnostic methods for early detection of...
US20160224407 SYSTEM, METHOD AND COMPUTER-ACCESSIBLE MEDIUM FOR FAULT ANALYSIS DRIVEN SELECTION OF LOGIC GATES TO BE CAMOUFLAGED  
Exemplary systems, methods and computer-accessible mediums can be provided that can, for example, determine a camouflaging location(s) of the logic gate(s) using a fault analysis procedure, and...
US20160222461 METHODS AND KITS FOR DIAGNOSING THE PROGNOSIS OF CANCER PATIENTS  
The prognosis of a cancer patient can be determined by analyzing the modulation of expression of specified genes in the tumor tissue. Genes uniquely up-regulated in adult stem cells that can...
US20160222436 CAUSATIVE AGENTS AND DIAGNOSTIC METHODS RELATING TO RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS  
Methods, reagents and compositions thereof for predicting RA onset in susceptible individuals, diagnosing RA onset, and/or evaluating efficacy of a therapeutic regimen for treating RA are...
US20160220639 METHODS AND COMPOSITIONS FOR TREATING BONE DISEASES  
The invention provides methods and compositions for stimulating or promoting bone generation and regeneration, for stimulating or increasing differentiation, activation or function of osteoblasts,...
9406789 Nanoscale variable resistor/electromechanical transistor  
A nanoscale variable resistor including a metal nanowire as an active element, a dielectric, and a gate. By selective application of a gate voltage, stochastic transitions between different...
9403891 Methods and compositions for modulating TNF/TNFR signaling  
The present disclosure relates to methods and compositions for modulating TNF and TNFR signaling. In particular, the disclosure describes methods and compositions for inhibiting TNFα signaling,...
9402558 System and method for pain detection and computation of a pain quantification index  
A method of detecting pain in a subject, comprises the steps of generating brain wave data based on brain wave activity of the subject and comparing the brain wave data to reference data to...
US20160216195 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...
US20160215317 SELF-REPLICATION OF NUCLEIC ACID ORIGAMI TILES  
The present invention provides a method for self-replication of multimers of nucleic acid origami tiles by exponentially amplifying the multimer from initial seeds of monomeric units of nucleic...
US20160214965 OLIGOOXOPIPERAZINES AND METHODS OF MAKING AND USING THEM  
The present invention relates to oligooxopiperazines and their use. Methods for preparing oligooxopiperazines are also disclosed.
9399666 Inhibiting interaction between the HIF-1ALPHA and p300/CBP with hydrogen bond surrogate-based helices  
The present invention relates to peptides having one or more stable, internally constrained α-helices, and that include a sequence that mimics at least a portion of the C-terminal transactivation...
US20160209425 USE OF DECTIN-1 ACTIVATORS FOR TREATMENT OF LIVER DISORDERS  
Provided is a method of treatment of liver disorders comprising administrating to an individual in need of treatment, a therapeutically effective amount of an activator of Dectin-1 pathway....
US20160208227 COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR CONTROLLING MICROBIAL GROWTH  
Provided are modified microorganisms which are modified such that their growth can be controlled using exogenously provided compounds. The microorganisms can be modified by genetic alterations...
9395368 Methods, agents and peptides for inducing an immune response to matrix metalloproteinase-2 expressing tumors  
The present invention relates to enhancing, modulating or stimulating the immune response to MMP-2 expressing tumors, including melanoma, and to the modulation and application of immune modulators...
US20160202243 MITOCHONDRIA AND HUMAN IMMUNODEFIENCY VIRUS TYPE 1 TRANSMISSION  
Methods described herein relate to mitochondria and their role in Human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) infection and cell-to-cell HIV-1 transmission and compositions and methods for...
9390163 Method, system and software arrangement for detecting or determining similarity regions between datasets  
Methods, systems, and computer-readable media are provided which can identify and provide local variations in regions of similarity among two or more data sets. These data sets may be represented...
9389842 Configuration-preserving preprocessor  
Methods, systems, and apparatuses, including computer programs encoded on computer readable media, for generating a plurality of tokens from one or more source files. The one or more source files...
9386793 Compositions and methods for treating obesity and related disorders by characterizing and restoring mammalian bacterial microbiota  
The present invention relates to characterizing changes in mammalian intestinal microbiota associated with associated with high-fat and low-fat diets and with diets containing...
US20160197133 ORGANIC MAGNETOELECTROLUMINESCENCE FOR TRANSDUCTION BETWEEN MAGNETIC AND OPTICAL INFORMATION  
An optoelectronic device which can read magnetically stored information, and convert it into optical light signals using organic or “plastic” semiconductors is described. Such a device may use...
9381245 Methods for inhibiting osteolysis  
The invention provides methods and compositions for reducing or inhibiting osteolysis, bone resorption, osteoclast differentiation and stimulation and the loosening of medical prostheses by...
US20160187258 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR OXYGEN SENSING  
An oxygen sensing system comprises a substrate structured to communicate optical signals. An oxygen sensing layer is disposed on the substrate and comprises an oxygen sensing molecule in a matrix...
US20160185834 PROTEIN ENGINEERED SYSTEMS FOR DELIVERY OF MOLECULES  
Provided are compositions and methods for efficient delivery of polynucleotides and/or small molecules to or into cells. The compositions comprises a peptide which as an excess positive charge and...
US20160184349 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...
US20160183553 MERINGUE COMPOSITION AND METHODS OF PREPARATION  
A meringue composition is disclosed, which may be prepared without the inclusion of egg or egg byproduct material as an ingredient. The meringue is prepared from a mixture consisting essentially...
9376663 GPR15-mediated homing and uses thereof  
The present invention is directed to in vitro methods for promoting expression of G-protein coupled receptor 15 (GPR15) on T cells, GPR15+ enriched populations of T cells generated using these...
9376469 Proteolytically resistant hydrogen bond surrogate helices  
The present invention relates to peptidomimetics having a stable, internally constrained protein secondary structure, where the peptidomimetics contain a hydrogen bond surrogate in the internal...
US20160178881 SYSTEM, METHOD AND COMPUTER-ACCESSIBLE MEDIUM FOR AUTHENTICATING PHYSICAL OBJECTS USING MICROSCOPIC TEXTURES  
An exemplary lens arrangement can be provided that includes a plurality of lenses configured to provide a field of view (FOV) of between about 9 mm×6 mm to about 15 mm×12 mm, a resolution at at...
US20160176301 UNIFORM MAGNETIC FIELD TRANSMITTER  
A system for wirelessly charging an electric vehicle comprises a wireless charging coil having a first end, a second end, and a plurality of turns. The first end has a first turn having a first...
9373160 System, method and computer-accessible medium for restoring an image taken through a window  
Systems, methods and computer-accessible mediums for modifying an image(s) can be provided. For example, first image information for the image(s) can be received. Second image information can be...
9370531 Method of providing patient specific immune response in amyloidoses and protein aggregation disorders  
A treatment of Alzheimer's disease and other disorders involving protein misfolding or aggregation is provided by enhancing or sustaining an antibody response against predominantly directed...
9370491 Polymer carrier  
Compositions and methods for delivering bioactive agents, such as vitamins, hormones, nutrients and drugs, by stabilizing and or solubilizing these agents in a polymer matrix. The carrier polymers...
9369328 System and method for providing channel equalization in orthogonal frequency division multiplexing (OFDM) wireless systems  
The present disclosure relates to a computer-implemented method for estimating a communication channel response, comprising procedures such as: receiving, via the channel, a signal comprising a...
9364472 Amino, Amido and heterocyclic compounds as modulators of RAGE activity and uses thereof  
Amino, amido, and heterocyclic compounds are disclosed. The compounds may be prepared as pharmaceutical compositions, and may be used for the prevention and treatment of a variety of conditions in...
9364449 Peptoid and synthetic oligomers, pharmaceutical compositions and methods of using same  
Novel peptide/peptoid oligomers are disclosed that have a formula represented by the following formula Ia or Ib: The peptide/peptoid oligomers demonstrate the ability to inhibit fibrillization and...
US20160159866 CLOSTRIDIAL NEUROTOXIN FUSION PROTEINS, PROPEPTIDE FUSIONS, THEIR EXPRESSION, AND USE  
The present invention is directed to a fusion protein comprising a light chain region of a Clostridial neurotoxin and a heavy chain region of a Clostridial neurotoxin, where the light and heavy...
9360959 Fusing depth and pressure imaging to provide object identification for multi-touch surfaces  
An apparatus for inputting information into a computer includes a 3d sensor that senses 3d information and produces a 3d output The apparatus includes a 2d sensor that senses 2d information and...
9359408 Fluorinated protein-based polymeric carriers  
A biologically derived polymer that facilitates the solubilization and protection of small molecules for use in drug delivery, in which the polymer is a protein polymer. A biologically derived...
9358281 Methods, agents and peptides for inducing an innate immune response in HIV vaccination  
The present invention relates to enhancing, modulating or stimulating the innate immune response to HIV-1 and other viral pathogens and to the modulation and application of immune modulators and...
9357965 System and method for guidance of anesthesia, analgesia and amnesia  
Method for determining anesthesia dosage includes following steps. First Interventional Agent (“FIA”) is administered to Patient at a first rate to achieve First Predetermined Plane of Anesthesia...
US20160151595 System and Method for Diagnosis and Treatment of a Breathing Pattern of a Patient  
Described is a system including a sensor and a processing arrangement. The sensor measures data corresponding to a patient's breathing patterns. The processing arrangement analyzes the breathing...