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US20170352292 HAPTIC-BASED DENTAL SIMULATION  
Existing haptic-based simulation systems struggle to replicate a realistic experience for dental and dental hygiene students and clinicians. A realistic haptic-based simulator to train periodontal...
9836455 Apparatus, method and computer-accessible medium for explaining classifications of documents  
Classification of collections of items such as words, which are called “document classification,” and more specifically explaining a classification of a document, such as a web-page or website....
9834582 Immunotherapy targeting of the shared abnormal conformational state of amyloidogenic peptides/proteins  
The present invention is directed to pharmaceutical agents and compositions useful for the treatment and prevention of amyloid disease in a subject. The invention further relates to isolated...
US20170340664 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...
US20170340204 METHODS AND KITS FOR ASSESSING CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM INTEGRITY  
The invention provides methods and kits for detecting, screening, quantifying or localizing the etiology for reduced or impaired cranial nerve function or conduction or associated cranial nucleus...
9831027 Electrostatic shielding of transformers  
Toroidal transformers are currently used only in low-voltage applications. There is no published experience for toroidal transformer design at distribution-level voltages. Toroidal transformers...
US20170338550 SYSTEM, METHOD AND COMPUTER-ACCESSIBLE MEDIUM FOR COMPLIANCE ASSESSMENT AND ACTIVE POWER MANAGEMENT FOR SAFE USE OF RADIOWAVE EMITTING DEVICES  
An exemplary system, method and computer-accessible medium for determining an effect of a millimeter wave (mmWave) radiation on an object(s), can be provided, which can include, for example,...
US20170333348 MASS PRODUCTION AND SIZE CONTROL OF NANOPARTICLES THROUGH CONTROLLED MICROVORTICES  
Methods for making particles, such as nanoparticles, devices useful in the methods, and particles made by the method are described herein. The methods involves the use of microfluidic device, such...
9822125 Benzopyran compounds as melanogenesis modifiers and uses thereof  
Provided are benzopyran compounds of formula I, for example, pomiferin-3′,4′-dimethyl ether, and the use of such compounds and compositions thereof to modulate (e.g., inhibit) melanogenesis and...
9821294 Self assembled particles  
A self-assembling structure using non-equilibrium driving forces leading to “living crystals” and other maniputable particles with a complex dynamics. The dynamic self-assembly assembly results...
US20170329728 SYSTEM, METHOD AND COMPUTER-ACCESSIBLE MEDIUM FOR LOW-OVERHEAD SECURITY WRAPPER FOR MEMORY ACCESS CONTROL OF EMBEDDED SYSTEMS  
An exemplary system for wrapping an intellectual property core (IP) bus master(s), can include, for example, a plurality of IP cores associated with the IP core bus master(s), and a wrapper module...
US20170326356 METHODS FOR TREATING PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS  
Methods for treating subjects afflicted with a psychiatric disorders [e.g., autism spectrum disorder (ASD), schizophrenia, and/or depression] are described herein. More particularly, the present...
US20170326316 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...
9817980 System, method and computer-accessible medium for facilitating logic encryption  
Exemplary systems, methods and computer-accessible mediums for encrypting at least one integrated circuit (IC) can include determining, using an interference graph, at least one location for a...
US20170319801 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...
9812184 Current induced spin-momentum transfer stack with dual insulating layers  
A high speed, low power method to control and switch the magnetization direction of a magnetic region in a magnetic device for memory cells using spin polarized electrical current. The magnetic...
9810894 Tracking and characterizing particles with holographic video microscopy  
In-line holography to create images of a specimen, such as one or more particles dispersed in a transparent medium. Analyzing these images with results from light scattering theory yields the...
9809811 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...
US20170316191 VISUAL MOTION CAPTCHA  
A visual motion CAPTCHA.
9804331 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...
9804175 Methods and kits for diagnosing osteoarthritis and predicting progression  
This disclosure relates to methods and kits for diagnosing osteoarthritis and for determining the progression of osteoarthritis in a subject.
US20170309019 SYSTEM, METHOD AND COMPUTER-ACCESSIBLE MEDIUM FOR LEARNING AN OPTIMIZED VARIATIONAL NETWORK FOR MEDICAL IMAGE RECONSTRUCTION  
An exemplary system, method and computer accessible medium for generating an image(s) of a portion(s) of a patient can be provided, which can include, for example, receiving first imaging...
US20170308981 PATIENT CONDITION IDENTIFICATION AND TREATMENT  
In one embodiment, computer implemented method identifies a risk of developing a condition for a particular patient. First, an initial variable set is developed by utilizing one or more patient...
US20170307706 MULTI-SLICE ACCELERATION FOR MAGNETIC RESONANCE FINGERPRINTING  
A method of performing multi-slice acceleration for MR fingerprinting includes obtaining k-space data for MR volumes; applying controlled radio frequency (RF) pulses to the MR volumes; exciting a...
US20170307497 COLLOIDAL FINGERPRINTS FOR SOFT MATERIALS USING TOTAL HOLOGRAPHIC CHARACTERIZATION  
Systems and methods for uniquely identifying fluid-phase products by endowing them with fingerprints composed of dispersed colloidal particles, and by reading out those fingerprints on demand...
US20170307435 ENVIRONMENTAL ANALYSIS  
An environmental analysis system and method. Remote sensing devices detect nonvisual information. One or more loudspeakers are each associated with one or more of the plurality of remote sensing...
US20170303813 NONINVASIVE DETERMINATION OF ELECTRICAL PROPERTIES OF TISSUES AND MATERIALS USING MAGNETIC RESONANCE MEASUREMENTS  
A plurality of stimulations is transmitted to tissue or other material using one or more transmitters. The plurality of signals associated with the excited tissue and the transmitted stimulations...
9800328 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...
9798854 Method, computer-accessible medium, and systems for generating a genome wide haplotype sequence  
Methods, computer-accessible medium, and systems for generating a genome wide probe map and/or a genome wide haplotype sequence are provided. In particular, a genome wide probe map can be...
US20170291958 Compositions and Methods For the Modulation of Ras Proteins  
Described herein is a method of modulating sumoylation of a Ras protein by small ubiquitin-like modifier (SUMO) proteins. Provided herein is a method for regulating the activity of a Ras protein....
US20170290889 METHODS AND COMPOSITIONS FOR TREATING DYSBIOSIS AND GASTROINTESTINAL AND INFLAMMATORY DISORDERS  
The present invention relates to the use of type 2 cytokines and mucins for increasing the amount or activity of bacterial species of the Clostridia class in the gastrointestinal tract, for...
9787324 Multi-touch sensing light emitting diode display and method for using the same  
Apparatus and method for both displaying graphical output and for sensing, e.g., multi-touch input are provided. A light-emitting diode (“LED”) matrix-array may be configured to both emit and...
9783597 Methods of treating and preventing Staphylococcus aureus infections and associated conditions  
The present invention relates to methods and compositions for preventing and treating Staphylococcus aureus in a subject. Therapeutic compositions of the present invention comprise leukocidin E...
9783582 Staphylococcus aureus leukocidins, therapeutic compositions, and uses thereof  
Disclosed herein are isolated and purified Staphylococcus aureus bi-component leukocidin, referred to herein as LukAB, and its components LukA and LukB, antibodies specific to LukA, antibodies...
9783526 Control of hypoxia-inducible gene expression with oligooxopiperazine nonpeptidic helix mimetics  
The present invention relates to oligooxopiperazines that mimic helix αB of the C-terminal transactivation domain of HIF-1α. Also disclosed are pharmaceutical compositions containing these...
US20170289048 METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR ALLEVIATING CONGESTION AT A SWITCH, SUCH AS A SHALLOW BUFFERED SWITCH  
The problem of collisions and/or congestion at output ports of switches, especially in shallow-buffered commodity switches, can be solved by: (a) receiving by the switch, a packet; (b) extracting...
US20170283236 USER-CONTROLLED VOLUME REGULATION MECHANISM FOR AUTOMATIC CONSUMABLE DISPENSERS  
An automated consumable dispenser with a precision method for delivering consumable ingredients in specific proportions to a container up to a specified volume. This method involves the use of a...
9777056 Immunotherapy for clearing pathological tau conformers  
The present invention relates to methods of treating and preventing Alzheimer's Disease or other tauopathies in a subject by administering a tau protein, its immunogenic epitopes, or antibodies...
9777041 Protein nanofibers from self-assembling pentamers  
A protein nanofiber comprised of self-assembling pentamers, and a method for producing the protein nanofiber, in which the protein upon which the nanofiber is based is a specific form of COMP. The...
9775598 Anchored suture line, device and method for surgical suturing  
Anchored suture line (ASL), comprising a suture thread upon which is located a plurality of anchor structures permanently attached to said suture thread at predetermined intervals, may be...
9773837 Scalable orthogonal spin transfer magnetic random access memory devices with reduced write error rates  
A magnetic device includes a pinned polarizing magnetic layer having a magnetic vector parallel to a plane of the pinned polarizing magnetic layer. The magnetic device also includes a free layer,...
9770496 Method for treating amyloid disease  
The invention relates to methods for treating human amyloid disease by administration of modified Aβ peptide immunogens.
US20170272174 QUANTUM-ASSISTED LOAN BALANCING IN COMMUNICATION-CONSTRAINED WIDE-AREA PHYSICAL NETWORKS  
The availability of entangled quantum signals can improve distributed decision making. In particular, it can improve the efficiency of coordination and the ability to perform load balancing in...
US20170270895 REDUCING VISUAL CROWDING, INCREASING ATTENTION AND IMPROVING VISUAL SPAN  
Methods, systems, and apparatuses, including computer programs encoded on computer readable media, for modifying displayed text in a gaze-contingent way to reduce crowding, thus increasing the...
9767468 System, method and computer-accessible medium for predicting private traits from digital indicators  
Exemplary systems, methods, and computer-accessible mediums can be provided to manage a preferences associated with a user, which can include receiving information related the preferences of a...
9766317 Apparatus, systems and methods which are based on magnetic resonance imaging for evaluation(s) of radio frequency emitting device(s)  
Exemplary system, method and computer accessible medium can be provided for evaluating at least one radio frequency transmitting arrangement. For example, it is possible to receive a first...
9765063 Amido compounds as RORγt modulators and uses thereof  
Amido compounds are disclosed that have a formula represented by the following: and wherein Cy1, Cy2, n1, n2, R1a, R1b, R2, R3, R4, R5, and R6 are as described herein. The compounds may be...
US20170259204 Fluid Separation Processes Using Membranes Based on Fluorinated and Perfluorinated Polymers  
A process for separating components or a fluid mixture using membranes comprising a selective layer made from copolymers of an amorphous per fluorinated dioxolane and a fluorovinyl monomer. The...
9760973 Seam carving based anonymization  
As image source attribution techniques have become significantly sophisticated and are now becoming commonplace, there is a growing need for capabilities to anonymize images and videos. Focusing...
9760093 Manipulation of objects  
A system for manipulation of objects. The system includes N objects, where N is greater than or equal to 2 and is an integer; and a mechanism for controlling and 2D locating of the N objects. A...