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US20150057184 CELLULAR MICROARRAYS FOR SCREENING DIFFERENTIATION FACTORS  
Provided is a microarray platform for the culture of cells atop combinatorial matrix mixtures; enabling the study of differentiation in response to a multitude of microenvironments in parallel.
US20150056793 DOPING OF A SUBSTRATE VIA A DOPANT CONTAINING POLYMER FILM  
Disclosed herein is a method for doping a substrate, comprising disposing a coating of a composition comprising a dopant-containing polymer and a non-polar solvent on a substrate; and annealing the...
US20150056763 SELECTIVE DEPOSITION OF DIAMOND IN THERMAL VIAS  
A method for fabricating a semiconductor device, such as a GaN high electron mobility transistor (HEMT) device, including etching a thermal via into a back-side of a semiconductor substrate and...
US20150056700 BONE MORPHOGENIC PROTEIN BINDING PEPTIDE  
A cyclized peptide designated BMP Binding Peptide (BBP) is a synthetic peptide that avidly binds rhBMP-2. BBP increases the overall osteogenic activity of rhBMP-2, increases the rate at which...
US20150056242 NOVEL LIVE RECOMBINANT BOOSTER VACCINE AGAINST TUBERCULOSIS  
Embodiments of the invention comprise an improved vaccine for generating an immune response and preventing or treating mycobacterial diseases such as tuberculosis in humans and animals. Embodiments...
US20150056224 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...
US20150056209 PEPTIDE MIMOTOPES TO OXIDATION SPECIFIC EPITOPES  
Provided herein are peptide mimotopes that are useful for generating antibodies and in the preparation of vaccines and diagnostics for treating and diagnosing coronary artery disease.
US20150056181 NANOCARRIERS WITH MULTI-PHOTON RESPONSE ELEMENTS  
Compositions are provided in which dendrimers and/or nanoparticles are synthesized with multi-photon responsive elements and self-immolative oligomers. The compositions may be utilized to...
US20150056173 BETA CELL GROWTH AND DIFFERENTIATION  
The invention includes methods that can be used to increase β cell populations in vivo and in vitro, useful in the treatment of diabetes and related disorders.
US20150055911 III-V Photonic Integration on Silicon  
Photonic integrated circuits on silicon are disclosed. By bonding a wafer of HI-V material as an active region to silicon and removing the substrate, the lasers, amplifiers, modulators, and other...
US20150055736 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DECODING RECEIVED SEQUENCE  
A method and apparatus for embodying an algorithm that can simultaneously restore a present codeword and an interference codeword with low complexity so as to obtain high throughput in a wide...
US20150053871 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR TIME-RESOLVED FLUORESCENCE IMAGING AND PULSE SHAPING  
A time-resolved fluorescence imaging (TRFI) system that images a target medium without lifetime fitting. Instead of extracting the lifetime precisely, the system images the fluorophore distribution...
8966660 Methods and systems of digital rights management for integrated circuits  
Methods for remote activation and permanent or temporary deactivation of integrated circuits (IC) for digital rights management are disclosed. Remote activation enables designers to remotely...
8966427 Systems and methods for integrated circuit C4 ball placement  
Methods and systems for improving the reliability of C4 solder ball contacts performed at the design stage to reduce the incidence of thermally-induced failures, including those due to...
8965480 Arterial blood flow and transit delay measurement using arterial spin labeling  
Techniques and systems are disclosed for measuring arterial transit delay using pseudo- continuous arterial spin labeling (ASL) with variable TR and interleaved post-labeling delays. In one aspect,...
8965402 Physical activity monitoring and intervention using smartphone and mobile app  
A mobile software application may issue an alert when a user is not achieving a heath objective based on track movement of a mobile computer system that is running the application and being carried...
8965398 Bluetooth beacon based location determination  
Examples disclosed herein relate to utilizing Bluetooth beacons for location determination of a mobile device. A Wi-Fi signal scan and a Bluetooth beacon scan are initiated at the mobile device. A...
8965089 Method of analyzing a medical image  
A method of analyzing a medical image, where the medical image comprises one or more than one region of interest, and where the method comprises a) providing the medical image comprising a set of...
8962569 Compositions comprising spp24 peptide fragments  
Provided herein is tumor suppression composition and methods of making and using the same.
8962325 Increasing cell culture population doublings for long-term growth of finite life span human cell cultures  
Cell culture media formulations for culturing human epithelial cells are herein described. Also described are methods of increasing population doublings in a cell culture of finite life span human...
8962314 Lateral ventricle cell compositions and use for treating neural degenerative diseases  
A pluripotent stem cell isolated from the lateral ventrical of the brain or choroid plexus is provided. Compositions and methods of isolating and using the cell also is provided.
8961982 Modulation of developmental immune programming and protection against cardiovascular disease, diabetes, infectious diseases, and cancer  
Maternal adaptive immunity conveys temporary humoral immune protection to neonates. The disclosure demonstrates the influence of the in utero environment on adult atherosclerosis and provides...
8961880 Polyaniline nanofiber-amine composite materials for phosgene detection  
A sensor for detecting phosgene includes a pair of electrodes separated by an electrode gap, and a layer of conducting polymer material positioned over and making electrical contact with the pair...
8961828 Colloidal infrared reflective and transparent conductive aluminum-doped zinc oxide nanocrystals  
The present invention provides a method of preparing aluminum-doped zinc oxide (AZO) nanocrystals. In an exemplary embodiment, the method includes (1) injecting a precursor mixture of a zinc...
8961810 SiGe matrix nanocomposite materials with an improved thermoelectric figure of merit  
Nanocomposite materials comprising a SiGe matrix with silicide and/or germanide nanoinclusions dispersed therein, said nanocomposite materials having improved thermoelectric energy conversion...
8961776 Molecular metal-Oxo catalysts for generating hydrogen from water  
A composition of matter suitable for the generation of hydrogen from water is described, the positively charged cation of the composition having the general formula [(PY5W2)MO]2+, wherein PY5W2 is...
8961763 Dual-pore device  
Provided is a device comprising an upper chamber, a middle chamber and a lower chamber, wherein the upper chamber is in communication with the middle chamber through a first pore, and the middle...
8961759 Device and method for mitochondrial membrane potential assessment  
A microfluidic sensor device includes a substrate having patterned thereon at least one Ag/AgCl electrode (working electrode) and an inner chamber overlying the at least one Ag/AgCl electrode. The...
8961438 System for evaluating infant movement  
A system and method for measuring movements, utilizing one or more wireless accelerometers attached to one or more limbs of a human subject for the purpose of determining certain temporal and...
US20150051450 SYSTEM, DEVICE AND METHOD FOR MEASUREMENT OF ESOPHAGEAL WALL BLOOD PERFUSION  
The present invention provides a device and system useful as a new diagnostic modality to differentiate the etiology of heartburn/chest pain by measuring esophageal blood flow. Furthermore, the...
US20150051376 Dominant negative mutations of Arabidopsis RWA  
The present invention provides for dominant negative mutations of Arabidopsis RWA.
US20150051251 PREMATURE-TERMINATION-CODONS READTHROUGH COMPOUNDS  
Premature termination codons readthrough compounds, composition thereof, and methods of making and using the same are provided.
US20150051193 PI-kinase Inhibitors with Broad Spectrum Anti-Infective Activity  
Compounds and methods are provided for the treatment of pathogen infections. In some embodiments, the anti-infective compounds have broad spectrum activity against a variety of infective diseases,...
US20150051182 METHODS AND RELATED COMPOSITIONS FOR REDUCTION OF FAT AND SKIN TIGHTENING  
Compositions and methods useful in the reduction of localized fat deposits and tightening of loose skin in subjects in need thereof using pharmacologically active detergents are disclosed. The...
US20150051178 ESTRIOL THERAPY FOR AUTOIMMUNE AND NEURODEGENERATIVE DISEASES AND DISORDERS  
The present invention discloses administering steroid hormones to mammals to treat autoimmune related diseases, including post-partum auto immune diseases. Most preferably the invention uses...
US20150051174 Phosphonate Compounds  
The present invention relates to phosphonate compounds, compositions containing them, processes for obtaining them, and their use for treating a variety of medical disorders, e.g., osteoporosis and...
US20150051114 GENETIC VARIANTS UNDERLYING HUMAN COGNITION AND METHODS OF USE THEREOF AS DIAGNOSTIC AND THERAPEUTIC TARGETS  
Compositions and methods for the detection and treatment of neurological disorders, including ASD, are provided.
US20150051112 ANTI-SIGMAS FOR PROGRAMMABLE TRANSCRIPTIONAL REGULATION  
The invention relates to anti-sigma factors (“anti-sigmas”) that bind to sigma factors and block activation of transcription. Anti-sigmas and their cognate sigma factors provide a highly eff...
US20150050972 DEVICES, SYSTEMS, AND METHODS FOR MONITORING, CLASSIFYING, AND ENCOURAGING ACTIVITY  
Devices, methods, and systems for monitoring, classifying and encouraging activity through the use of an accelerometer or other sensor in a toy or other accessory (such as a backpack or watch) that...
US20150050759 SUBMOUNT, OPTICAL MODULE PROVIDED WITH SUBMOUNT, AND SUBMOUNT MANUFACTURING METHOD  
In manufacturing a submount, a first electrode layer (12) is formed as a layer on the surface of a submount substrate (11); a side surface (122) of the first electrode layer (12) is formed on...
US20150050639 MOLECULAR METHOD FOR UNIVERSAL DETECTION OF CITRUS VIROIDS  
The present invention provides methods for universally detecting citrus viroids in plant material such as germplasm. In particular embodiments, the invention enables the determination of citrus...
US20150050313 NOVEL IMMUNOSTIMULANTS AND SYNTHESIS THEREOF  
Disclosed herein are heteromeric molecules comprising two or more different pathogen associated molecular patterns (PAMPs), wherein the two or more PAMPs are linked together with discrete, linear...
US20150050250 CELL THERAPY TECHNOLOGY TO DELIVER RADIO-PROTECTIVE PEPTIDES  
A method of reducing a symptom of radiation exposure in a subject is provided. The method includes a step of introducing mammalian cells into the subject, the mammalian cells having been treated ex...
US20150050242 NIPAH VIRUS ENVELOPE PSEUDOTYPED LENTIVIRUSES AND METHODS OF THEIR USE  
The present invention relates to lentiviral particles which have been pseudotyped with Nipah virus (NiV) fusion (F) and attachment (G) glycoproteins (NiVpp-F/G). Additionally, the present invention...
US20150050211 METHODS FOR PREPARING HIGH THROUGHPUT PEPTIDOMIMETICS, ORALLY BIOAVAILABLE DRUGS AND COMPOSITIONS CONTAINING SAME  
Provided herein are methods to generate and screen peptides that exhibit drug like stabilities in vitro and in vivo. By selecting for enzyme resistance, Applicants are able to derive peptides that...
US20150048828 FRACTAL RF COILS FOR MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING  
Methods and devices which can use fractal radiofrequency coils to improve the use of magnetic resonant imaging over, for example, standard circular coils. The fractal coils can be Koch loops, and...
US20150048381 METHOD FOR THE REUSE OF GALLIUM NITRIDE EPITAXIAL SUBSTRATES  
A method for the reuse of gallium nitride (GaN) epitaxial substrates uses band-gap-selective photoelectrochemical (PEC) etching to remove one or more epitaxial layers from bulk or free-standing GaN...
US20150048314 PHOTOACTIVE DEVICES INCLUDING PORPHYRINOIDS WITH COORDINATING ADDITIVES  
Coordinating additives are included in porphyrinoid-based materials to promote intermolecular organization and improve one or more photoelectric characteristics of the materials. The coordinating...
US20150047416 Scanned 1-D Gas Plume Profile and Flux Measurements Using Multiple Analysis Instruments  
A gas concentration image (i.e., concentration vs. position data) in a cross section through a gas plume is obtained. Such measurements can be obtained by moving a 1D array of gas sample inlets...
8958880 Extracranial implantable devices, systems and methods for the treatment of neuropsychiatric disorders  
The present disclosure relates to methods, devices, and systems used for the treatment of mood, anxiety, cognitive, and behavioral disorders (collectively, neuropsychiatric disorders) via...