• 1,2-diaminocyclohexane-platinum complexes with antitumor activity 

      Khokhar, Abdul R.; Newman, Robert A. III; Krakoff, Irwin H. (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 1991-04-30)
      The present invention comprises a water-soluble square-planar cis-platinum(II) four-coordinate complex having the formula: EQU trans-R,R-DACH Pt(II) X.sub.2 or EQU trans-R,R-DACH Pt(II) Y wherein X is a monovalvent cation, ...
    • 19F labelled dextrans and antibodies as NMR imaging and spectroscopy agents 

      Kulkarni, Padmakar V.; Antich, Peter P. (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 1993-08-17)
      .sup.19 F labelled compounds are disclosed which are useful in methods of NMR imaging and spectroscopy. The compounds comprise a .sup.19 F-containing sensor moiety, and a transport polymer or substrate, and can optionally ...
    • Altering temperature in a mammalian body 

      Diller, Kenneth R.; Hensley, Daniel W.; Diller, Timothy T. (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2013-12-31)
      The present application relates to systems and methods for altering temperature in a mammalian body. Optionally, the systems and methods can be used to lower or raise core body temperature of a mammalian subject. Optionally, ...
    • Analog input output linearization control 

      Taylor, Robert J.; Balsara, Poras T.; Hunt, Louis R.; Paduvalli, Vikas V. (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2016-06-14)
      A voltage converter for converting an input voltage to an output voltage is disclosed. The voltage converter includes a voltage converter circuit having a set of switches, a switch driver connected to the voltage converter ...
    • Apparatus and method for combustion within porous matrix elements 

      Matthews, Ronald D.; Howell, John R.; Bell, Ronald D.; Nichols, Steven P.; Gardiner, William C.; Koeroghlian, Mark M. (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 1992-08-25)
      Burner apparatus for use in controlled low NO.sub.x combustion. Mixing and flow-directing means receive and mix fuel and air provided thereto and form a flow of the resulting combustible mixture. A combustion zone defined ...
    • Apparatus and method for congestion control in high speed networks 

      Li, San-Qi; Sigarto, Samuel (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2004-11-30)
      An adjustable bit rate (ABR) feedback control scheme is provided where the effects of multiloop delays and high priority traffic transmission are built into the control model. The data traffic is filtered by a low pass ...
    • Apparatus and method for congestion control in high speed networks 

      Li, San-Qi; Sigarto, Samuel; Zhao, Yongdong (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2000-11-07)
      An adjustable bit rate (ABR) feedback control scheme is provided where the effects of multiloop delays and high priority traffic transmission are built into the control model. The data traffic is filtered by a low pass ...
    • Apparatus and method for tracking movement of a target 

      White, Keith D.; MacFarlane, Duncan Leo; Briggs, Richard W.; Zaremba, Andrei A. (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2013-03-05)
      The present invention discloses an apparatus and method to track the movement of a target. One embodiment tracks the movement of the patient during medical imaging scanning using optical technology. Optical systems record ...
    • Assay for free secretory component and methods for monitoring organ rejection 

      Goldblum, Randall M.; Rajaraman, Srinivasan (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 1996-01-16)
      Methods of monitoring and detecting the early onset of organ injury incident rejection of a organ rejection in an animal are disclosed. The described methods are capable of distinguishing organ rejection injury from other ...
    • Automatically bridging the semantic gap in machine introspection 

      Lin, Zhiqiang; Fu, Yangchun (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2016-12-27)
      Disclosed are various embodiments that facilitate automatically bridging the semantic gap in machine introspection. It may be determined that a program executed by a first virtual machine is requested to introspect a second ...
    • Avian immunoglobulin-producing cell lines 

      Humphries, Eric H. (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 1991-07-02)
      The present invention involves a method for preparing antibody-producing chicken cell clones. This method comprises a series of steps including initially immunizing a first chicken with a desired antigen. A population of ...
    • Axis translator for magnetic resonance imaging 

      Barker, Bruce R. (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 1990-06-12)
      An apparatus and a method to permit virtually any magnetic resonance imaging system to image slices of any orientation by converting its three-channel gradient current demand--a set of three time-varying voltages proportional ...
    • Biocompatible microcapsules 

      Hubbell, Jeffrey A.; Sawhney, Amarpreet S. (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 1995-01-10)
      Biocompatible microcapsules useful for transplanting foreign material into an animal body, and the method of their production, are described, wherein the microcapsules contain an outermost layer of water soluble non-ionic ...
    • Biodegradable antibiotic implants and methods of their use in treating and preventing infections 

      Calhoun, Jason H.; Mader, Jon T. (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 1993-12-07)
      Methods are disclosed for preventing or treating infection in a living patient at the site of a void in the patient's body created by surgery. The methods involve the use of biodegradable antibiotic implants which are ...
    • Body-driven pseudorandom signal injection for biomedical acquisition channel calibration 

      Chiu, Yun; Song, Jingyi (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2018-05-15)
      Disclosed are systems and methods for monitoring biopotential signals in biomedical devices. The disclosure provides a mixed signal background calibration that stabilizes the time-varying coupling gain between the body and ...
    • Branch prediction apparatus, systems, and methods 

      Li, Tao; John, Lizy K. (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2011-10-18)
      An apparatus and a system, as well as a method and article, may operate to predict a branch within a first operating context, such as a user context, using a first strategy; and to predict a branch within a second operating ...
    • Chemoprevention of electrophilic damage by mercaptopurine analogs 

      MacLeod, Michael C. (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 1993-07-27)
      Analogs of 6-mercaptopurine have been found to enhance the detoxification of various electrophilic toxicants in vivo, while having minimal cytotoxicity themselves. This property allows such compounds to act as scavengers ...
    • Coiled and non-coiled twisted nanofiber yarn torsional and tensile actuators 

      Kozlov, Mikhail E.; Oh, Ji-Young; Baughman, Ray H.; Fang, Shaoli; Suh, Dong-Seok; Lima, Marcio Dias; Haines, Carter Sebastian; Li, Na; De Andrade, Monica Jung (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2017-10-10)
      Actuators (artificial muscles) comprising twist-spun nanofiber yarn or twist-inserted polymer fibers generate torsional and/or tensile actuation when powered electrically, photonically, chemically, thermally, by absorption, ...
    • Coiled and non-coiled twisted polymer fiber torsional and tensile actuators 

      Kozlov, Mikhail E.; Oh, Ji-Young; Baughman, Ray H.; Fang, Shaoli; Suh, Dong-Seok; Lima, Marcio Dias; Haines, Carter Sebastian; De Andrade, Monica Jung; Li, Na; Goktepe, Fatma; Goktepe, Ozer (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2018-02-27)
      Actuators (artificial muscles) comprising twist-spun nanofiber yarn or twist-inserted polymer fibers generate torsional and/or tensile actuation when powered electrically, photonically, chemically, thermally, by absorption, ...
    • Compositions and medical devices for controlled release of nitric oxide and methods of production thereof 

      Balkus, Kenneth J., Jr.; Liu, Harvey A. (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2015-12-22)
      The present disclosure describes compositions providing for controlled release of nitric oxide (NO) and methods for production of these compositions. In some embodiments, the compositions may include a biodegradable polymer ...