Patents Assigned to Takasago International Corporation
  • Patent number: 10945938
    Abstract: The presently disclosed subject matter provides lactone-containing malodor eliminating compositions that ameliorate undesirable malodor, e.g., undesirable malodor due to presence of sulfur- or amine-containing compounds. The presently disclosed compositions can be added to a variety of products, including, but not limited to, foods, beverages, toothpastes, mouthwashes and other orally consumable products.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 2, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 16, 2021
    Assignee: Takasago International Corporation
    Inventors: Akiko Yamasaki, John D. Zanone, Michael John Munroe
  • Publication number: 20210047283
    Abstract: A lactone compound is represented by general formula (A), and an ether compound is represented by general formula (B). In formula (A), R is a hydrogen atom or R1. When R is a hydrogen atom, R? is R1, the carbon bond (1) is a single bond or a double bond, and the carbon bond (2) is a single bond. When R is R1, R? is a hydrogen atom or R1, both the carbon bonds (1) and (2) are a single bond, or one of them is a double bond and the other is a single bond. In formula (B), R? is R1. R1 represents a specific alkyl group, a specific alkenyl group, a specific alkynyl group, or an aryl group. In formulas (A) and (B), n is 0 or 1.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 8, 2019
    Publication date: February 18, 2021
    Applicant: TAKASAGO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hisanori ITOH, Takaji MATSUMOTO, Makoto HARADA
  • Publication number: 20210047254
    Abstract: The present invention relates to: a method for converting a hydroxyl group of an alcohol; and a catalyst which makes the method possible.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 8, 2019
    Publication date: February 18, 2021
    Applicant: Takasago International Corporation
    Inventors: Hideo SHIMIZU, Kiyoto HORI, Hironori MAEDA
  • Publication number: 20210008082
    Abstract: Fragrance compositions comprising one or more fragrance compounds for use in increasing the duration of sleep and/or improving quality of sleep in a subject is disclosed. Fragrance compositions comprising one or more fragrance compounds for use in increasing the quality of sleep in a subject (i.e., an increase in the time the subject is asleep during the night, a decrease in the time the subject is awake during the night, an increase in the time the subject experiences REM sleep, an increase in the time the subject experiences deep sleep, an increase in the time the subject experiences light sleep; and an increase in overall sleep efficiency) is disclosed. The composition can be incorporated into various consumer end products.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 1, 2019
    Publication date: January 14, 2021
    Applicant: TAKASAGO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Raphael K. L. Kang, Alba T. Cilia, Louis J. Lombardo
  • Publication number: 20200404956
    Abstract: A spray-dried composition is disclosed. The spray-dried composition contains (A), (B), and (C):(A) at least one selected from flavoring ingredients and food ingredients; (B) at least one selected from excipients and combinations of excipients with emulsifiers; and (C) a sodium salt(s).
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 5, 2018
    Publication date: December 31, 2020
    Applicant: TAKASAGO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
    Inventor: Nobuhisa HIRAI
  • Patent number: 10876066
    Abstract: The presently disclosed subject matter provides fragrance compositions and fragrance combinations that can stimulate the trigeminal system. The compositions and combinations of the presently disclosed subject matter can include both one or more trigeminal-stimulating compounds and one or more additional fragrance compounds. The trigeminal-stimulating compounds can include cooling, warming, and tingling compounds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 24, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 29, 2020
    Assignee: TAKASAGO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Louis J. Lombardo, Angelique Nadau, Kimberly Kellow, Charles Steward, Carter B. Green, Jeffrey R. Schmoyer
  • Publication number: 20200399200
    Abstract: A method for converting an N,N-dialkylamide compound into an ester compound includes using a fourth period transition metal complex as a catalyst. The fourth period transition metal complex is obtained by a reaction of a precursor having a fourth period transition metal with a nitrogen-containing compound or a phosphorus-containing compound.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2019
    Publication date: December 24, 2020
    Applicants: TAKASAGO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION, OSAKA UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Kazushi MASHIMA, Haruki NAGAE, Takahiro HIRAI, Daiki KATO, Shusei SOMA, Shinya AKEBI, Shoko AKIYAMA, Kazuhiko MATSUMURA, Yoshimasa MATSUSHIMA
  • Publication number: 20200375170
    Abstract: A volatile medium delivery system, comprising a housing, a barrier element engageable with the housing, and a substrate having a volatile medium absorbed therein, wherein the substrate is engageable with the housing and positionable with respect to the housing to control a predetermined release rate of volatile medium to an external environment.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 27, 2017
    Publication date: December 3, 2020
    Applicant: TAKASAGO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Thomas F. SANTINI, Anthony R. BUDRAITIS
  • Publication number: 20200369700
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a compound represented by the formula (1A). G represents a group selected from the group consisting of a monovalent group represented by the formula (GP) and a monovalent group represented by the formula (GS). R4, R5, R6, R7, R8, R9, R10, R11, and R12 each independently represent a hydrogen atom or a group selected from the group consisting of an alkyl group, an alkenyl group, an aryl group, an aralkyl group, an alkoxy group, a halogeno group, and a halogeno alkyl group.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 6, 2019
    Publication date: November 26, 2020
    Applicant: TAKASAGO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Yuji NAKAYAMA, Naota YOKOYAMA
  • Publication number: 20200359644
    Abstract: The purpose of the present invention is to provide: a novel oil-and-fat composition usable as an oil-and-fat sensation imparting material that can impart an oil-and-fat sensation to food and drink at a more natural and moderate intensity or can enhance or improve the oil-and-fat feeling in food and drink, and that can further enhance the flavor or texture that can be sensed in the oral cavity, such as a richness of taste, depth of taste, voluminous feeling, and feeling on the tongue; and a novel manufacturing method therefor. The present invention pertains to an oil-and-fat composition that has a moisture content of less than 1.0 mass % and that includes: component A that is three types of free fatty acids comprising free palmitic acid, free oleic acid, and free stearic acid; and component B that is two types of unsaturated aldehydes comprising 2-decenal and 2-octenal, wherein 0.002-0.2 parts by mass of component B is contained with respect to 100 parts by mass of component A, and at least 8.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 9, 2018
    Publication date: November 19, 2020
    Applicant: TAKASAGO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Daisuke KATO, Haruki OTAGURO, Eiji EMOTO, Tadahiro HIRAMOTO
  • Patent number: 10836985
    Abstract: A solid composition contains (a) from 30 to 65% by weight of a polyethylene glycol, (b) from 0 to 40% by weight of a C8-C22-alkyl polyalkoxylate including at least 40 alkoxylate units, (c) from 0.5 to 15% by weight of free fragrance, (d) from 0.1 to 15% by weight of encapsulated fragrance, and (e) from 1 to 35% by weight of an alkaline metal salt, alkaline earth metal salt or salt of an inorganic or C1-C6-alkyl organic acid, or mixture thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 8, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 17, 2020
    Assignee: TAKASAGO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Olivier Anthony, Stuart Fraser, Jonathan Warr, Barbara Renoud
  • Publication number: 20200347412
    Abstract: The invention relates to recombinant microorganisms and methods for producing macrocyclic ketones and macrocyclic ketone precursors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 1, 2018
    Publication date: November 5, 2020
    Applicant: TAKASAGO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Curt aimé Friis NIELSEN, Jon HEAL, Johannes HAERLE
  • Patent number: 10814029
    Abstract: A membrane device is intended for the release of volatile compositions. The membrane device includes one or more membrane layers which are permeable to the volatile composition and which are positioned within a vapor impermeable package such as package formed by an upper and lower vapor impermeable panel. The upper vapor impermeable panel includes a window that allows access to the membrane layer for activation of the membrane device. The membrane device can also include decorative portions for aesthetic appeal.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 15, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 27, 2020
    Assignee: TAKASAGO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Thomas F. Santini, Anthony R. Budraitis
  • Publication number: 20200332222
    Abstract: A fragrance composition comprising one or more musk or fragrance accords for use in reducing or inhibiting a subject's physiological reaction to stress. The composition can be incorporated into consumer products.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 22, 2019
    Publication date: October 22, 2020
    Applicant: TAKASAGO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION (USA)
    Inventors: Rafael Trujillo, Raphael K.L. Kang, Alba T. Cilia
  • Publication number: 20200318205
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a screening method for materials that suppress the characteristic body odor of elderly people.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 26, 2018
    Publication date: October 8, 2020
    Applicant: Takasago International Corporation
    Inventors: Azusa Miki, Ikuo TERADA
  • Patent number: 10795272
    Abstract: The present invention provides a triphenylamine derivative represented by general formula (1). (In the formula, R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7, R8, R9, R10, R11, R12, R13, R14 and R15 independently represent a hydrogen atom, a substituted or unsubstituted alkyl group or a substituted or unsubstituted alkoxy group).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 8, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 6, 2020
    Assignee: TAKASAGO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
    Inventor: Junji Nakamura
  • Publication number: 20200297607
    Abstract: A cooling agent composition contains a 2,2,6-trimethylcyclohexanecarboxylic acid derivative represented by the following general formula (1). The symbol * represents an asymmetric carbon atom. X represents NH, N(ZAr2), O or S, Z represents a single bond or an alkylene group having 1 to 3 carbon atoms which may have a substituent, Ar2 represents an aryl group having 6 to 20 carbon atoms which may have a substituent or an aromatic heterocyclic group having 2 to 15 carbon atoms which may have a substituent. Y each independently represents a methylene group which may have a substituent, and n represents an integer of 0 to 3. Ar1 represents an aryl group having 6 to 20 carbon atoms which may have a substituent or an aromatic heterocyclic group having 2 to 15 carbon atoms which may have a substituent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 16, 2018
    Publication date: September 24, 2020
    Applicant: TAKASAGO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Takaji MATSUMOTO, Hisanori ITOH, Tomoharu SATO, Masashi OTSUKA, Makoto HARADA
  • Patent number: 10774289
    Abstract: Fragrance compounds having a unique chemical structure are provided, including 2-methoxy-2-methylheptane and derivatives thereof. The fragrance compounds can have fruity, radish, and/or herbaceous odor notes with a strong top note. The fragrance compounds can be used alone or incorporated into a fragrance composition and/or consumer product to modify or enhance the odor of the fragrance composition and/or consumer product.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 8, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2020
    Assignee: TAKASAGO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Louis J. Lombardo, Michael E. Lankin, Frank Derosa, Maureen Blandino
  • Publication number: 20200272064
    Abstract: The present invention provides a triphenylamine derivative represented by general formula (1). (In the formula, R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7, R8, R9, R10, R11, R12, R13, R14 and R15 independently represent a hydrogen atom, a substituted or unsubstituted alkyl group or a substituted or unsubstituted alkoxy group.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 8, 2017
    Publication date: August 27, 2020
    Applicant: TAKASAGO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
    Inventor: Junji NAKAMURA
  • Patent number: 10745646
    Abstract: Fragrance compounds having a unique chemical structure are provided, including esters and ethers of 3-cyclohexenyl methanol and derivatives thereof. The fragrance compounds can have multi-faceted odors. The fragrance compounds can be used alone or incorporated into a fragrance composition and/or consumer product to modify or enhance the odor of the fragrance composition and/or consumer product.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 8, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 18, 2020
    Assignee: TAKASAGO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Michael E. Lankin, Kazuma Hojo