Patents Examined by Aaron J Kosar
  • Patent number: 10729159
    Abstract: Disclosed is a method of feeding an animal as a part of its feed ration a composition having vitamin E and a polyphenol source. The animals can include an avian or porcine animal.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 29, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 4, 2020
    Assignee: CARGILL, INCORPORATED
    Inventors: Maxime Hilbert, Irene Van De Linde, Yannick Lechevestrier, Roland Michiel Koedijk
  • Patent number: 10725021
    Abstract: The present invention provides high throughput assays for identifying compounds that modulate a contractile function, as well as devices suitable for use in these assays.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 1, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: President and Fellows of Harvard College
    Inventors: Kevin Kit Parker, Josue A. Goss, Anna Grosberg, Patrick W. Alford, Adam W. Feinberg, Ashutosh Agarwal, Megan Laura McCain, Johan Ulrik Lind
  • Patent number: 10709158
    Abstract: The present disclosure discloses a nutritional composition for nourishing heart. The nutritional composition includes: 58-83 parts by weight of rice, 7-25 parts by weight of red beans, 5-16 parts by weight of lotus seeds, 2-7 parts by weight of lilium brownii, and 0.4-1.6 parts by weight of longan. The present disclosure, in view of the heart's characteristics that clearing away the heart fire and calming the nerves can ward off diseases and prolong life, and prevent premature aging, provides the prescription with the purpose of nourishing the blood and tranquillizing, is suitable to cooperate with staple foods for long-term consumption and easily accepted by people due to the good taste, and can achieve certain efficacies of nourishing the heart and tranquillizing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 14, 2020
    Inventor: Zhonghua Ci
  • Patent number: 10701963
    Abstract: The present application discloses a nutritional composition for moisturizing lung. The nutritional composition includes the following components of raw materials in parts by weight: rice 55-90, wheat 7-25, Chinese yam 3-15, lily 2-9, polygonatum odoratum 0.2-1, and citron 0.1-1. The present disclosure, in view of the lung's characteristics of being not resistant to cold or heat, and susceptible to pathogen, complies with the lung's physiological function characteristics to regulate, and provides the prescription with nourishing yin and moisturizing lung, and resolving phlegm and relieving cough as a starting point, is suitable to cooperate with staple foods for long-term consumption and easily accepted by people due to the good taste, and can achieve certain efficacies of replenishing and restoring lung qi.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 7, 2020
    Inventor: Zhonghua Ci
  • Patent number: 10701964
    Abstract: The present application discloses a nutritional composition for tonifying spleen. The nutritional composition includes the following components of raw materials in parts by weight: rice 50-90, soybean 8-23, Semen coicis 2-12, Gorgon euryale seed 3-12, poria 0.4-1.6, and Chinese date 0.3-1.5. The present disclosure, in view of the spleen's special susceptibility to dampness pathogen, complies with the physiological function characteristics of the spleen itself, provides the prescription with an assistant effect of restoring the spleen's function as a starting point, is suitable to cooperate with staple foods for long-term consumption and easily accepted by people due to the good taste, and can achieve certain efficacies of tonifying the spleen and removing dampness.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 7, 2020
    Inventor: Zhonghua Ci
  • Patent number: 10688220
    Abstract: The invention relates to a preserved amniotic membrane, in particular a vacuum-dried amniotic membrane. It also relates to uses of vacuum-dried amniotic membrane and methods for making a vacuum-dried amniotic membrane. A method of processing an amniotic membrane to provide a vacuum-dried amniotic membrane, comprising the step of vacuum-drying the amniotic membrane Amniotic membrane (AM) is the inner most extraembryonic membrane that surrounds the foetus in a sac of amniotic fluid, functioning as a protective barrier to ascending infection and trauma during pregnancy.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 4, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 23, 2020
    Assignee: THE UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM
    Inventors: Andrew Hopkinson, Matthew Branch, Harminder Dua, Claire Allen
  • Patent number: 10675315
    Abstract: This disclosure relates to extracts from the Anacardiaceae (cashew plant family) and compositions comprising compounds contained therein. In certain embodiments, the extracts are derived from the fruit of a Schinus plant. In certain embodiments, the disclosure relates to methods of treating or preventing bacterial infections, acne, and other related uses.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 8, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2020
    Assignee: Emory University
    Inventors: Cassandra L. Quave, James Lyles
  • Patent number: 10668113
    Abstract: The present invention provides formulation/composition comprising phytonutrients with natural chlorotoxins for targeting cancer, infection, inflammation and pain without any side effects and a method for synthesizing the same. The raw materials are cleaned and dried and to prepare coarse powder of 40 mesh size, extracted with solvent (comprising water:alcohol in a ratio of 40:60) in a ratio of 4:1 with overnight soaking. Prior to cold extraction, the mixture is macerated for 4 hours. The mixture is refluxed for 2 hours at 80° C. The addition of ethanol, maceration and refluxing steps are repeated three times and above solvent is added, if required. The residue is checked for complete extraction after every refluxing step. The extract/residue is filtered and concentrated under vacuum. The extract/residue is vacuum tray dried at 70-80° C. for 12 hours. The extract/residue is scraped and dried lumps of the extract/residue are milled. The extract/residue is sieved and packed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 27, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2020
    Inventors: Vivekananda Ramana, Ralph Salvagno
  • Patent number: 10668130
    Abstract: The present invention provides formulation/composition comprising phytonutrients with natural chlorotoxins for targeting cancer, infection, inflammation and pain without any side effects and a method for synthesizing the same. The raw materials are cleaned and dried and to prepare coarse powder of 40 mesh size, extracted with solvent (comprising water: alcohol in a ratio of 40:60) in a ratio of 4:1 with overnight soaking. Prior to cold extraction, the mixture is macerated for 4 hours. The mixture is refluxed for 2 hours at 80° C. The addition of ethanol, maceration and refluxing steps are repeated three times and above solvent is added, if required. The residue is checked for complete extraction after every refluxing step. The extract/residue is filtered and concentrated under vacuum. The extract/residue is vacuum tray dried at 70-80° C. for 12 hours. The extract/residue is scraped and dried lumps of the extract/residue are milled. Additional natural product powders are added to the milled powder.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 29, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2020
    Inventors: Vivekananda Ramana, Ralph Salvagno
  • Patent number: 10668112
    Abstract: The present invention provides formulation/composition comprising phytonutrients with natural chlorotoxins for targeting cancer, infection, inflammation and pain without any side effects and a method for synthesizing the same. The raw materials are cleaned and dried and to prepare coarse powder of 40 mesh size, extracted with solvent (comprising water:alcohol in a ratio of 40:60) in a ratio of 4:1 with overnight soaking. Prior to cold extraction, the mixture is macerated for 4 hours. The mixture is refluxed for 2 hours at 80° C. The addition of ethanol, maceration and refluxing steps are repeated three times and above solvent is added, if required. The residue is checked for complete extraction after every refluxing step. The extract/residue is filtered and concentrated under vacuum. The extract/residue is vacuum tray dried at 70-80° C. for 12 hours. The extract/residue is scraped and dried lumps of the extract/residue are milled. The extract/residue is sieved and packed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 3, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2020
    Inventors: Vivekananda Ramana, Ralph Salvagno
  • Patent number: 10653725
    Abstract: The present invention provides methods for treating and preventing viral disease in farmed fish. In particular, the present invention relates to compositions and methods for improving heart health in farmed salmon.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 17, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2020
    Assignees: Aker BioMarine Antarctic AS, Biomar Group
    Inventors: Sigve Nordrum, Harald Takle, Sven Martin Jørgensen, Trygve Sigholt
  • Patent number: 10653614
    Abstract: A cosmetic composition comprises a coffee cherry preparation, and most preferably an extract from a sub-ripe quick-dried coffee cherry. Particularly contemplated cosmetic compositions are formulated as a shampoo, lotion, cream, balm, or ointment, and will have at least one of an antioxidant effect, an anti-inflammatory effect, a UV-protective effect, an antimutagenic effect, a chemoprotective effect, a scar reducing effect, a skin-lightening effect, a moisturizing effect, a wrinkle reduction effect, and an antibacterial effect.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 18, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2020
    Assignee: VDF Futureceuticals, Inc.
    Inventor: Dusan Miljkovic
  • Patent number: 10653734
    Abstract: The document provides compositions such as dietary supplements. Such compositions can be used to reduce pain, inflammation, stiffness, and/or discomfort associated with inflammatory conditions such as arthritis. The document also provides methods for reducing pain, inflammation, stiffness, and/or discomfort associated with inflammatory conditions such as arthritis.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 25, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2020
    Assignee: Melaleuca, Inc.
    Inventors: Alexander B. Rabovsky, Jeremy Ivie, Stephanie Nielson
  • Patent number: 10653737
    Abstract: The present invention discloses a synergistic nutritional composition(s) for pain management. Particularly, the invention relates to synergistic nutritional composition comprising specific combination of palmitoylethanolamide (PEA) and standardized red spinach extract enriched with nitrate content, present in the ratio of 1:0.1 to 1:5 along with pharmaceutically acceptable carriers/excipients. More particularly the invention discloses synergistic nutritional composition comprising combination of PEA and nitrate of the red spinach extract, which are present in the ratio of 1:0.01 to 1:0.5. Further the instant synergistic composition is useful for treating neuropathic pain, particularly in the treatment of subject suffering with diabetic peripheral neuropathy and/or small fiber neuropathy.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 2, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2020
    Assignee: Celagenex Research (India) PVT. LTD.
    Inventors: Dhiraj Dhamane, Rajendra Prasad Tongra
  • Patent number: 10646525
    Abstract: Herbal composition for treatment and management of Infectious diseases and method of preparation are disclosed herein. The disclosed composition including herbs and bhasmas may be used to treat Infectious diseases such as bacterial infection, fungal infection, viral infections, Pharyngitis, Laryngitis and Bronchitis etc. The method disclosed herein may be used as the main line of treatment or as supportive medication.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 27, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 12, 2020
    Assignee: Muniyal Ayurvedic Research Centre
    Inventor: M Vijayabhanu Shetty
  • Patent number: 10646535
    Abstract: Formulations and treatments are provided for selectively stimulating receptors of the endocannabinoid system (ECS). The formulations include non-cannabis, plant-based agents from readily available herbs, spices and other flavonoid-containing plants. The formulations and treatments can be designed to modulate the ECS so as to achieve a variety of health and wellness effects without incurring various undesirable limitations associated with cannabis. Treatments can be developed rapidly by selecting plant agents that mimic ECS effects associated with established medical agents.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 7, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 12, 2020
    Assignee: GnuPharma Corp.
    Inventor: Charles William Paul
  • Patent number: 10646528
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method for increasing the content of rare ginsenosides in preparing an extract of genus Panax including wild ginseng or ginseng, cambial meristematic cells of genus Panax or an extract thereof, a ginseng extract prepared by the method, cambial meristematic cells (CMCs) of genus Panax or an extract thereof prepared by the method, and to a composition comprising the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 24, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 12, 2020
    Assignee: WELLKEY HOLDINGS LIMITED
    Inventors: Young-Woo Jin, Eun-Kyong Lee, Young Mi Lee, Il Seok Oh
  • Patent number: 10624902
    Abstract: A dietary supplement can consisting of tianeptine and sakae naa. The supplement can optionally additionally consist of stearate and silicate. The supplement can further consist of kava. The supplement can also consist of tianeptine, CDP Choline, and Alpha GPC. A method of forming a dietary supplement can include creating a composition of matter, and filling a capsule with the composition of matter to form the dietary supplement.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 8, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 21, 2020
    Inventor: James Peter Morrissette
  • Patent number: 10626438
    Abstract: The invention relates to a compound of Formula I: F1—X1-L1-X2—P1—X3-G1??(Formula I).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 5, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 21, 2020
    Assignee: The Broad Institute, Inc.
    Inventors: Yan-Ling Zhang, Edward Holson, Florence F. Wagner
  • Patent number: 10617631
    Abstract: Compositions, methods, and kits for cleansing, moisturizing, soothing, cooling, such as those, for example, that may be used to cleanse, moisturize, soothe, and cool the body or portions thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 19, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2020
    Inventors: Brandon Joseph Karam, Jessica Karam Oley