Abstract: Provided is a denture base that includes a base portion; a socket that is demarcated by a step portion from a gingival area of the base portion and to which an artificial tooth is to be attached; and interdental papilla areas of the gingival area, which are positioned at both ends of the socket along a tooth row, wherein, in a state in which the socket is facing upward, a basal surface of the socket has a ridge-shaped socket apex portion configured by a surface that is convex overall, a peripheral area of the basal surface is in mutually continuous abutment with the step portion, and the socket apex portion is positioned at substantially the same height as, or higher than, apex portions of the interdental papilla areas that are seen from a labial side in a state in which the artificial tooth is attached to the socket.
Abstract: A method of producing lithium difluorophosphate, the method including: a step of obtaining a first raw material mixture by mixing lithium hexafluorophosphate, at least one selected from the group consisting of an oxide of phosphorus (A) and a lithium salt of a phosphoric acid (B), and a hydrocarbon solvent having from 6 to 12 carbon atoms; a step of obtaining a second raw material mixture by removing at least a part of the hydrocarbon solvent contained in the obtained first raw material mixture; and a step of producing a crude product containing lithium difluorophosphate by reacting the second raw material mixture.
Abstract: A foam polyurethane material is a reaction-foaming-product of a composition containing a polyisocyanate (a), an isocyanate-terminated prepolymer (b) containing 0.3 mass % or more and less than 5 mass % of an isocyanate group, a polyol (c), and a catalyst.
Abstract: A foam body constituted of a 4-methyl-1-pentene-based polymer, in which one or more temperatures showing a maximum value of loss tangent (tan ?) of dynamic viscoelasticity, which is obtained by dynamic viscoelasticity measurement conducted under the conditions of a temperature increase rate of 4° C./min, a frequency of 1.59 Hz, and a distortion of 0.1%, exist in at least a range of 10° C. or higher and 100° C. or lower, and the maximum value of the loss tangent is 0.5 or more and 3.5 or less. Another aspect relates to a polyolefin-based foam sheet constituted of a 4-methyl-1-pentene-based polymer, in which the difference in Shore A hardness of at least one surface at different times is defined. A further aspect relates to a complex including a foam body constituted of a 4-methyl-1-pentene-based polymer and a member which is bonded to the foam body and is different from the foam body.
Abstract: Finding a protein of a minute amount present on a cell membrane to provide a method for producing an antibody against the protein. Producing an antibody using a protein identified by an identification method including: a labeling step of using a labeling agent comprising at least one selected from bis-iminobiotin compounds and bis-biotin compounds to obtain cells having a labeled protein; a degradation step of preparing a degradation product for an immobilization treatment, the degradation product containing the labeled protein; an immobilization step of immobilizing the labeled protein contained in the degradation product for an immobilization treatment on a stationary phase via a streptavidin mutant; a cleavage step of releasing an analysis sample from the stationary phase on which the labeled protein is immobilized; and an analysis step of analyzing the analysis sample to identify the labeled protein.
February 19, 2018
December 19, 2019
MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC., NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF BIOMEDICAL INNOVATION, HEALTH AND NUTRITION, SAVID THERAPEUTICS INC.
Abstract: Disclosed are a laminate having a laminated structure of five or more layers wherein each layer is a resin impregnated fiber reinforced composition layer in which fibers are oriented unidirectionally, the resin in the resin impregnated fiber reinforced composition layer is an olefin-based polymer having the melting point or the glass-transition temperature of 50 to 300° C., and the shape of the laminate can be easily controlled by melt press molding; and a tape winding pipe excellent in balance between bending rigidity and compressive rigidity.
Abstract: A molded product formed of a plurality of portions containing 4-methyl-1-pentene polymers in contact with each other and to provide a method for producing the molded product. A molded product according to the present invention includes a composition containing a particular 4-methyl-1-pentene (co)polymer (A) having a melting point (Tm) measured by DSC of within the range of 200 to 250° C. and a particular 4-methyl-1-pentene copolymer (B) having no observed melting point (Tm) or having a melting point (Tm) of within the range of 100 to 199° C., the melting point (Tm) being measured by DSC, wherein a content of the (co)polymer (A) is 60 to 95 parts by mass of based on a total of 100 parts by mass of the (co)polymer (A) and the copolymer (B), and a portion (2) that contains the 4-methyl-1-pentene (co)polymer (A) and is formed in contact with the portion (1).
Abstract: Provided are adhesive materials which exhibit high adhesive strength, and compounds which can be blended with the adhesive materials. The compounds are represented by the general formula: X(Y1)n1, in which the core (X) and the terminal group (Y1) are bonded to each other, n1 represents the number of terminal groups (Y1) bonded to the core (X), and n1 is equal to the valence of the core (X); the core (X) is a C1-200 polyvalent organic group having a valence of not less than 3 containing an oxygen atom or a nitrogen atom in which an atom bonded to the terminal group (Y1) is the oxygen atom or the nitrogen atom; and the terminal group (Y1) is further defined.
Abstract: Provided are adhesive monomers for dental materials including compounds represented by the general formula (1) below, in which the core (X) and the terminal group (Y1) are bonded to each other directly or via the linking group (Z): X(Y1)n1a(Z?Y1)n1b(1) wherein n1a represents the number of terminal groups (Y1) directly bonded to the core (X), n1b represents the number of terminal groups (Y1) bonded to the core (X) via the linking group (Z), and the sum of n1a and n1b is equal to the valence of the core (X); the core (X), the linking group (Z) and the terminal group (Y1) are further defined. The adhesive monomers can enhance adhesive strength to the tooth in dental treatment, and impart high mechanical strength to cured products.
March 29, 2018
December 12, 2019
Mitsui Chemicals, Inc., KULZER GMBH
Yoko KOSUGI, Akiko MATSUMOTO, Kazuhiko YOSHINAGA, Michael GERLACH, Maria LECHMANN-DORN, Jutta SCHNEIDER, Andreas UTTERODT
Abstract: The present invention relates to a filler-reinforced resin structure, and the structure is a structure containing a carbodiimide-modified polyolefin (A) having a carbodiimide group content of 1 to 200 mmol/100 g; or a structure containing a carbodiimide-modified polyolefin (A) having a carbodiimide group content of 1 to 200 mmol/100 g, a polypropylene resin, and a carbon fiber, and the structure containing 0.0001 to 140 mmol of the carbodiimide group based on 100 g of resin components in the structure.
Abstract: An aqueous dispersion contains a resin component and water, wherein the resin component contains composite particles (D) having the ethylene-unsaturated carboxylic acid copolymer (A) and the polymer having an acrylic acid ester unit as a polymerization unit (B), and composite particles (E) having the ethylene-unsaturated carboxylic acid copolymer (A) and the ethylene-vinyl acetate copolymer (C).
Abstract: A method of producing lithium difluorophosphate includes: providing a crude product containing lithium difluorophosphate; obtaining a solution by dissolving the crude product in a mixed solvent in which at least one solvent (X) selected from the group consisting of ethyl acetate, acetone, dimethoxyethane, diethylene glycol dimethyl ether and triethylene glycol dimethyl ether, and at least one solvent (Y) selected from the group consisting of toluene, xylene, hexane, acetonitrile, dimethyl carbonate, ethyl methyl carbonate and diethyl carbonate, are mixed at a mass ratio (the solvent (X)/the solvent (Y)) in a range from 70/30 to 95/5; and extracting lithium difluorophosphate from the solution.
Abstract: Provided is a formed body containing at least one carbonate compound (A1) selected from Na2CO3 or K2CO3, the formed body having a volume of pores with a pore diameter of from 0.05 ?m to 10 ?m of from 0.10 mL/g to 0.30 mL/g and a crushing strength of from 1.8 kgf to 10.0 kgf.
Abstract: Disclosed is a thermostable DNA polymerase preparation which can illimitably reduce the risk of false positivity in the detection of a subject microorganism utilizing a gene amplification reaction and therefore enables the selective amplification of DNA for detecting the subject microorganism even when the amount of the subject microorganism is small and therefore the amount of DNA collected therefrom is extremely small, and can be produced at a reduced cost. Also disclosed is a method for quantifying or quantifying/identifying a subject organism to be detected rapidly, conveniently and with high sensitivity using the preparation of the present invention.
August 28, 2017
Date of Patent:
December 10, 2019
HOKKAIDO MITSUI CHEMICALS INC., NATIONAL UNIVERSITY CORPORATION UNIVERSITY OF TOYAMA
Abstract: An electronic device with pressing input function has a substantially rectangular parallelepiped-shaped housing. A display panel with pressure sensor and an arithmetic circuit module are disposed in the housing. The display panel with pressure sensor is composed of a pressure sensor and a display panel. In the display panel, a front polarizing plate is disposed on a front face of a liquid crystal panel. In the pressure sensor, electrodes are formed on both respective flat plate faces of a piezoelectric film having birefringence. The pressure sensor is disposed between the liquid crystal panel and the front polarizing plate of the display panel, and a uniaxial drawing direction of the piezoelectric film is parallel to a polarizing direction of the front polarizing plate.
November 4, 2015
Date of Patent:
December 10, 2019
MURATA MANUFACTURING CO., LTD., MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
Abstract: Provided are monomers useful for dental materials that include a compound in which a core and a specific terminal group are bonded to each other directly or via a linking group, wherein the core is a C1-200 polyvalent organic group having a valence of not less than 3 containing an oxygen atom or a nitrogen atom in which an atom bonded to the terminal group or the linking group is the oxygen atom or the nitrogen atom; the terminal group is a specific (meth)acryloyl group-containing group, a (meth)acryloyl group, a C1-20 hydrocarbon group or a hydrogen atom, and the terminal group needs to meet specific requirements; and the linking group is a specific divalent group, and when the compound contains a plurality of linking groups, the linking groups may be the same as or different from each other. Compositions, dental materials and kits are also provided.
Abstract: A mutant nitrile hydratase that is derived from Pseudonocardia thermophila and has an ? subunit and a ? subunit, wherein a specific amino acid residue has been substituted for the amino acid residue in at least one position selected from the group consisting of the 40th and 43rd residues from the N terminal of the ? subunit, and the 205th, 206th, and 215th residues from the N terminal of the ? subunit.
December 27, 2017
December 5, 2019
Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.
Toshihiro TATENO, Junko TOKUDA, Keiichirou KAI
Abstract: An object of the present invention is to provide a laminate of an olefin-type rubber, which is non-polar or has a small polarity and which is difficult to bond with a different material, and a rubber including Group 16 elements and/or Group 17 elements, which is a different kind of rubber. The laminate according to the present invention includes a structure including, in order, an olefin-type rubber layer (A) ; an adhesive resin layer (B) containing at least one selected from the group consisting of an ethylene/vinyl acetate copolymer, a silane-modified ethylene/vinyl acetate copolymer, an ethylene/acrylic acid copolymer and an ionomer thereof, and an ethylene/methacrylic acid copolymer and an ionomer thereof; and a rubber layer (C) containing Group 16 elements and/or Group 17 elements.
Abstract: Provided are a pellicle for extreme ultraviolet light lithography, a production method thereof, and an exposure method. A pellicle according to the present invention includes a first frame having a pellicle film located thereon; a second frame including a thick portion including a first surface carrying a surface of the first frame opposite to a surface on which the pellicle film is located, and also including a second surface connected with the first surface and carrying a side surface of the first frame, the second frame enclosing the pellicle film and the first frame; a through-hole provided in the thick portion of the second frame; and a filter located on an outer side surface of the second frame and covering the through-hole, the outer side surface crossing the surface of the first frame on which the pellicle film is located.