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US20170340900 Three-Dimensional Radiotherapy Dose Distribution Prediction  
Generating a three-dimensional radiation dose matrix for a patient for controlling the delivery of radiation dose to patients. The three-dimensional radiation dose matrix for the patient based on...
US20170340706 LOCALLY RELEASED GROWTH FACTORS TO MEDIATE MOTOR RECOVERY AFTER STROKE  
Methods of improving recovery of a mammal after an ischemic event (e.g., stroke) are provided. In various embodiments the methods involve administering a neural growth factor (e.g., BDNF) into the...
US20170340672 CHIMERIC ANTIGEN RECEPTOR AND METHODS OF USE THEREOF  
The present disclosure provides a heterodimeric, conditionally active chimeric antigen receptor (CAR), and a nucleic acid comprising a nucleotide sequence encoding the CAR. The present disclosure...
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...
US20170340306 ABDOMINAL STATISTICS PHYSIOLOGICAL MONITORING SYSTEM AND METHODS  
An abdominal statistics system including a low profile rapidly deployable sensor element having an acoustic sensor and vibration actuator that can be conveniently attached to the abdomen of a...
US20170340229 SYSTEM AND METHOD OF IDENTIFYING SOURCES FOR BIOLOGICAL RHYTHMS  
Multiple cardiac signal pairs, each having an analysis signal and a reference signal, are selected from cardiac signals collected from a plurality of sensors associated with locations of the heart...
US20170340202 SCANNING LASER OPHTHALMOSCOPE FOR REAL-TIME EYE TRACKING AND METHOD OF OPERATING SAME  
A scanning laser ophthalmoscope and a method of operating a scanning laser ophthalmoscope are disclosed. The scanning laser ophthalmoscope includes a light source, a reflective optical system, an...
9831502 Free-standing active material/carbon nanomaterial network film as light-weight and high-power electrodes for lithium ion batteries  
An electrode includes a first free-standing carbon network, an active material deposited above the first free-standing carbon network, and a second free-standing carbon network covering the active...
9831008 Inorganic nanostructure-organic polymer heterostructures useful for thermoelectric devices  
The present invention provides for an inorganic nanostructure-organic polymer heterostructure, useful as a thermoelectric composite material, comprising (a) an inorganic nanostructure, and (b) an...
9830920 Method and apparatus for polyphonic audio signal prediction in coding and networking systems  
A method, device, and apparatus provide the ability to predict a portion of a polyphonic audio signal for compression and networking applications. The solution involves a framework of a cascade of...
9829425 Optofluidic devices and methods for sensing single particles  
This disclosure provides systems, methods, and apparatus related to optofluidic devices. In one aspect, an optofluidic device includes a substrate, a first nanostructure, a second nanostructure,...
9828797 Insulated window frame system  
The present invention provides for a window frame comprising a rigid framework cross-section comprising a truss structure.
9828695 Planar nonpolar group-III nitride films grown on miscut substrates  
A nonpolar III-nitride film grown on a miscut angle of a substrate, in order to suppress the surface undulations, is provided. The surface morphology of the film is improved with a miscut angle...
9828641 Systemic genotoxicity as blood marker for allergic inflammation  
The invention provides a method for detection of allergic inflammation in a subject that comprises assaying a test sample of peripheral blood from the subject for a marker of DNA damage. An...
9828628 Nucleotide-based probes and methods for the detection and quantification of macromolecules and other analytes  
Provided are unimolecular oligonucleotide probes for detecting a target in a sample. The probes use target binding-induced structural changes to detect the presence of the target in the sample....
9828352 Phenyl carbamates and their use as inhibitors of the fatty acid amide hydrolase (FAAH) enzyme and modulators of the D3 dopamine receptor (D3DR)  
The invention provides compounds of Formula (I) or pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof wherein Ar′, R1, R2, R3, R4, X, Y are as defined in the description of invention, as multi-target...
9828342 Isatin derivatives, pharmaceutical compositions thereof, and methods of use thereof  
One aspect of the invention relates to novel isatin derivative compounds and the pharmaceutical composition thereof. Another aspect of the invention relates to methods of using the isatin...
9828338 Carbamate derivatives of lactam based N-acylethanolamine acid amidase (NAAA) inhibitors  
Described herein are compounds and pharmaceutical compositions which inhibit N-acylethanolamine acid amidase (NAAA). Described herein are methods for synthesizing the compounds set forth herein...
9827717 Statistical predictive modeling and compensation of geometric deviations of 3D printed products  
A non-transitory, tangible, computer-readable storage media may contain a program of instructions that causes a computer system having a processor running the program of instructions to: receive...
9827518 Crossflow filtration particle separator  
A form of crossflow filtration particle separator which receives a particle laden moving fluid surrounded by a clear moving fluid at a proximal end, and separates the particles into a collection...
9827446 System and methods of photon-based radiotherapy and radiosurgery delivery  
Photon-based radiosurgery is widely used for treating local and regional tumors. The key to improving the quality of radiosurgery is to increase the dose falloff rate from high dose regions inside...
9827350 Solubilization of antigen components for removal from tissues  
The present invention relates to methods for removing antigens from tissues by sequentially destabilizing and/or depolymerizing cytoskeletal components and removing and/or reducing water-soluble...
9827272 Growth factor sequestering and presenting hydrogels  
Provided herein are hydrogel cell matrices, hydrogel cell matrix systems for the support, growth, and differentiation of a stem cell or progenitor cell and methods for making such hydrogel cell...
9827182 Method for promoting hair growth  
The present disclosure relates to a method of applying a pharmaceutical composition for promoting hair growth. The pharmaceutical composition includes a hair growth peptide (HGP) which includes...
US20170338772 LC RESONANT CLOCK RESOURCE MINIMIZATION USING COMPENSATION CAPACITANCE  
VLSI distributed LC resonant clock networks having reduced inductor dimensions as well as simplified decoupling capacitances that are obtained by including one or more compensation capacitors. A...
US20170338508 Optimization of the Cerium-Hydrogen Redox Flow Cell  
The Ce—H2 redox flow cell is optimized using commercially-available cell materials. Cell performance is found to be sensitive to the upper charge cutoff voltage, membrane boiling pretreatment,...
US20170338415 ORGANIC SEMICONDUCTOR SOLUTION BLENDS FOR SWITCHING AMBIPOLAR TRANSPORT TO N-TYPE TRANSPORT  
The present disclosure describes additives that attenuate a specific transport channel in ambipolar semiconductors to achieve unipolar characteristics. Carrier selective traps are included in the...
US20170338395 THERMOELECTRIC POLYMER AEROGELS AND METHODS OF FABRICATION THEREOF  
This disclosure provides systems, methods, and apparatus related to thermoelectric polymer aerogels. In one aspect, a method includes depositing a solution on a substrate. The solution comprises a...
US20170338394 Autonomous Thermoelectric Energy Harvesting Platform for Biomedical Sensors  
Thermoelectric energy harvesting systems in accordance with embodiments of the invention enable energy harvesting. One embodiment includes a thermoelectric energy harvesting (TEH) system...
US20170338056 ENHANCED CYCLE LIFETIME WITH GEL ELECTROLYTE FOR MNO2 NANOWIRE CAPACITORS  
A nanowire energy storage device such as a nanowire battery or a capacitor having a cathode comprising a plurality of nanowires and an anode comprising a plurality of nanowires interlaced with the...
US20170337998 HIGH EFFICIENCY CONTINUOUS-FLOW PRODUCTION OF RADIOISOTOPES  
Methods and systems are provided for continuous-flow production of radioisotopes with high specific activity. Radioisotopes with high specific activity produced according to the methods described...
US20170337990 APPARATUS FOR MAGNETIC AND ELECTROSTATIC CONFINEMENT OF PLASMA  
A system and method for containing plasma and forming a Field Reversed Configuration (FRC) magnetic topology are described in which plasma ions are contained magnetically in stable, non-adiabatic...
US20170337980 Flash Memory Array With Individual Memory Cell Read, Program And Erase  
A memory device that provides individual memory cell read, write and erase. In an array of memory cells arranged in rows and columns, each column of memory cells includes a column bit line, a...
US20170337466 Deep Learning Neural Network Classifier Using Non-volatile Memory Array  
An artificial neural network device that utilizes one or more non-volatile memory arrays as the synapses. The synapses are configured to receive inputs and to generate therefrom outputs. Neurons...
US20170336486 MRI RECEIVER COIL PROVIDING AN ENHANCED SIGNAL-TO-NOISE RATIO  
A Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) receiver includes a receiver coil on a substrate. The receiver coil includes one or more capacitors. The construction of the capacitors allows for the use of...
US20170335397 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR DIAGNOSING ORGAN INJURY  
The present disclosure relates to methods of collecting exosomes and microvesicles (EMV) from urine and isolating corresponding mRNA in order to diagnose and treat acute kidney injury (AKI). In...
US20170335374 METHODS AND COMPOSITIONS FOR IDENTIFICATION OF SOURCE OF MICROBIAL CONTAMINATION IN A SAMPLE  
Herein are described 1058 different bacterial taxa that were unique to either human, grazing mammal, or bird fecal wastes. These identified taxa can serve as specific identifier taxa for these...
US20170335012 Antibodies Specific for Urokinase-Type Plasminogen Activator and Methods of Use Thereof  
The present disclosure relates to antibodies specific for urokinase-type plasminogen activator (uPA). According to certain embodiments, the anti-uPA antibody specifically binds to the active form...
US20170334981 CELL-PENETRATING ANTI-DNA ANTIBODIES AND USES THEREOF INHIBIT DNA REPAIR  
Antibodies that penetrate cell nuclei and inhibit DNA repair or interfere with DNA metabolism are provided for treatment of cancer (both directly and by sensitizing cancer cells to DNA-damaging...
US20170334823 METHODS FOR PRODUCING FUELS, GASOLINE ADDITIVES, AND LUBRICANTS USING AMINE CATALYSTS  
Provided herein are methods for producing ketone(s) from the condensation of methyl ketone(s) and alcohol(s) in the presence of an amine catalyst and a metal catalyst. Such amine catalysts may be...
US20170334747 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR FLEXIBLE LOW-ENERGY MEMBRANE-BASED LIQUID PURIFICATION  
A membrane process unit (MPU) is configured to receive a feed stream, subject the feed stream to membrane purification to generate a product stream and a concentrate stream, and subject the...
US20170333571 Targeted Delivery Platform for Delivery of Therapeutics  
The present disclosure provides a targeted delivery platform for delivery of a therapeutic molecule to a target cell. The targeted delivery platform includes a complex that includes the...
US20170333552 COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR ACTIVATING "STIMULATOR OF INTERFERON GENE"-DEPENDENT SIGNALLING  
The present invention provides highly active cyclic-di-nucleotide (CDN) immune stimulators that activate DCs via a recently discovered cytoplasmic receptor known as STING (Stimulator of Interferon...
US20170333528 METHODS AND COMPOSITIONS FOR MODULATING MYOFIBROBLAST ACTIVITIES  
The present invention discloses methods and compositions for treating or ameliorating a condition associated with increased or decreased myofibroblast activities and use thereof
US20170333484 METHODS OF TREATING ISCHEMIC SPASTICITY  
The invention relates generally to methods of treating spasticity, rigidity, or muscular hyperactivity conditions by introducing a portion of an expanded population of neural stem cells into an...
US20170333468 MIR-214 AS A DIAGNOSTIC AND PROGNOSTIC BIOMARKER SPECIFIC FOR ULCERATIVE COLITIS AND A MIR-214 INHIBITOR FOR TREATMENT OF SAME  
The invention provides a method for detection and monitoring of ulcerative colitis (UC) or UC-related dysplasia in a subject that comprises assaying a specimen from the subject for miR-214, PTEN,...
US20170333450 COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR TREATING HIV-ASSOCIATED COGNITIVE DYSFUNCTION  
The present invention provides methods comprising treating and/or preventing cognitive dysfunction in subjects infected with HIV by administering an antioxidant inflammation modulator (AIM). The...
US20170333427 MULTI-DRUG THERAPIES FOR TUBERCULOSIS TREATMENT  
The present invention is directed to methods of treating tuberculosis by providing a pharmaceutically effective amount of a combination of drug compounds.
US20170333373 Glutarate Compounds for Treating Ischemia-Reperfusion Injuries  
Disclosed herein are methods of preventing, inhibiting, reducing, or treating ischemia and reperfusion injury to tissues with glutarate compounds such as α-ketoglutarate.
US20170333360 SPRAY DRY METHOD FOR ENCAPSULATION OF BIOLOGICAL MOIETIES AND CHEMICALS IN POLYMERS CROSS-LINKED BY MULTIVALENT IONS FOR CONTROLLED RELEASE APPLICATIONS  
Microencapsulation of bioactive and chemical cargo in a stable, cross-linked polymer matrix is presented that results in small particle sizes and is easily scaled-up for industrial applications. A...