Patents Assigned to Ithaca College
  • Publication number: 20190248730
    Abstract: Aspects of the present disclosure include fatty acid ?-hydroxyester compounds (e.g., fatty acid esters of ?-hydroxybutyrate), fatty acid esters of butanediol, and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof. Also provided are pharmaceutical compositions having one or more fatty acid ?-hydroxyester compounds and/or one or more fatty acid esters of butanediol. Methods for treating a subject by administering one or more esters to the subject are also provided. Kits containing one or more of the subject esters are also described.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 2, 2017
    Publication date: August 15, 2019
    Applicants: THE J. DAVID GLADSTONE INSTITUTES, ITHACA COLLEGE, THE REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, ITHACA COLLEGE
    Inventors: Eric Verdin, Scott Michael Ulrich, John C. Newman
  • Patent number: 6936447
    Abstract: Autoinducer molecules, e.g., N-(3-oxododecanoyl)homoserine lactone, for Pseudomonas aeruginosa are described. The molecules regulate gene expression in the bacterium. Therapeutic compositions and therapeutic methods involving analogs and/or inhibitors of the autoinducer molecules also are described. The molecules are useful for treating or preventing infection by Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 3, 2000
    Date of Patent: August 30, 2005
    Assignees: University of Iowa Research Foundation, University of Rochester, Ithaca College
    Inventors: James P. Pearson, Kendall M. Gray, Luciano Passador, Kenneth D. Tucker, Anatol Eberhard, Barbara H. Iglewski, Everett P. Greenberg
  • Patent number: 6057288
    Abstract: Autoinducer molecules, e.g., N-(3-oxododecanoyl)homoserine lactone, for Pseudomonas aeruginosa are described. The molecules regulate gene expression in the bacterium. Therapeutic compositions and therapeutic methods involving analogs and/or inhibitors of the autoinducer molecules also are described. The molecules are useful for treating or preventing infection by Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 1, 1995
    Date of Patent: May 2, 2000
    Assignees: University of Iowa, University of Rochester, Ithaca College
    Inventors: James P. Pearson, Kendall M. Gray, Luciano Passador, Kenneth D. Tucker, Anatol Eberhard, Barbara H. Iglewski, Everett P. Greenberg