Patents Examined by Brian Gulledge
  • Patent number: 11998630
    Abstract: The present invention provides resin beads that can provide various types of products such as cosmetics which are unlikely to generate an odor and have superior tactile impression and spreadability on the skin and that can be substituted for resin particles composed of a synthetic material derived from petroleum, and the present invention also provides various types of products such as cosmetics using the resin beads. The resin beads are formed with a resin containing a cellulose derivative as a main component. In the resin beads, the cellulose derivative is at least one selected from the group consisting of cellulose acetate, cellulose acetate propionate, ethyl cellulose, and hydroxypropyl methyl cellulose, the volume average particle diameter is 50 ?m or smaller, the degree of sphericity is 0.7 to 1.0, the degree of surface smoothness is 80 to 100%, the acetyl group content ratio is 15% by mass or less, and the propionyl group content ratio is 10% by mass or more.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 25, 2021
    Date of Patent: June 4, 2024
    Assignee: Dainichiseika Color & Chemicals Mfg. Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Takashi Abe
  • Patent number: 11993759
    Abstract: An optically clear, solid water-soluble formulation of odorants and flavorings comprising at least one synthetically prepared odorant and flavoring, in which the odorants and flavorings are embedded homogeneously in a polymer matrix based on polyvinyllactams.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 13, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2024
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Karl Kolter, Ralf Pelzer, Matthias Karl
  • Patent number: 11992540
    Abstract: Personal cleansing compositions having an anionic surfactant, cationic deposition polymer, a level of inorganic salt of from about 0 to about 1 wt %, and an aqueous carrier. The composition is substantially free of sulfate containing surfactants. The composition can further comprise amphoteric surfactants. The composition remains phase stable, and minimizes coacervate formulation until after dilution with water.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 19, 2022
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2024
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Brooke Michele Cochran, Brian Xiaoqing Song, Howard David Hutton, III, Andrei Sergeevich Bureiko, Peter Herbert Koenig
  • Patent number: 11993570
    Abstract: The present invention provides a technique that enables introduction of active ingredients, in particular, nucleic acids, into cells with superior efficiency; and cationic lipids, etc., for use in the technique. The compound or a salt thereof according to the present invention is a compound represented by formula (I) or a salt thereof. In formula (I), n represents an integer of 2 to 5, R represents a linear C1-5 alkyl group, a linear C7-11 alkenyl group, or a linear C11 alkadienyl group, and wavy lines each independently represent a cis-bond or a trans-bond.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 31, 2022
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2024
    Assignee: TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY LIMITED
    Inventors: Satoru Matsumoto, Yoshimasa Omori, Masahiro Mineno, Yasutaka Hoashi
  • Patent number: 11986490
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides, inter alia, pharmaceutical compositions for and methods of treating an animal, including a human, and methods of preparing such compositions. In certain embodiments, the pharmaceutical compositions contain nonabsorbable pharmaceutical composition and may be used, for example, to treat eubicarbonatemic metabolic acidosis.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 23, 2022
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2024
    Assignee: Renosis, Inc.
    Inventors: Gerrit Klaerner, Jerry M. Buysse, Jun Shao, Dawn Parsell Otto
  • Patent number: 11986571
    Abstract: The invention relates to radiopaque liquid embolic composition comprising tetra iodo compound, 4,4-bis (4-hydroxy-3,5 diiodo phenyl) valeric acid (IBHV) of Formula I, covalently linked to ethylene vinyl alcohol copolymer (EVOH) and dissolved in a water miscible organic liquid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 1, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2024
    Assignee: SREE CHITRA TIRUNAL INSTITUTE FOR MEDICAL SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY
    Inventors: Roy Joseph, Jayadevan Enakshy Rajan, Gopika Valsalakumari Gopan
  • Patent number: 11980683
    Abstract: A hair care oil composition including Eclipta alba. The compositions are useful for treating the hair and scalp.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 13, 2022
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2024
    Assignee: Locks of Liz Haircare LLC
    Inventor: Lizbeth Marquez-Flores
  • Patent number: 11975110
    Abstract: Disclosed are cationic polymers comprising monomers such as those described in Formula (I). Such polymers can be useful for the preparation of therapeutic compositions [e.g., compositions comprising nucleic acids such as m RNA). Additionally, therapeutic compositions comprising these cationic, biodegradable polymers can have improved properties and reduced toxicity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 1, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 7, 2024
    Assignee: TRANSLATE BIO, INC.
    Inventors: Frank DeRosa, Michael Heartlein, Shrirang Karve, Zarna Patel
  • Patent number: 11969441
    Abstract: This invention is directed to methods for prevention of infections by highly pathogenic viruses by applying to the nasal mucous membranes topical preparations comprising the broad-spectrum antimicrobial agent povidone-iodine.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 7, 2021
    Date of Patent: April 30, 2024
    Assignee: FIREBRICK PHARMA LIMITED
    Inventors: Peter Molloy, Stephen Goodall
  • Patent number: 11931448
    Abstract: A water-in-oil emulsion composition that is significantly excellent in emulsification stability, and also excellent in non-stickiness is provided. The water-in-oil emulsion composition includes (a) a polyoxyalkylene/alkyl co-modified silicone; (b) a core-corona particle; (c) an oil-phase component; and (d) an aqueous-phase component.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 7, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 19, 2024
    Assignee: Shiseido Company, Ltd.
    Inventors: Ryushi Fukuhara, Yuki Sugiyama, Takumi Watanabe
  • Patent number: 11931460
    Abstract: The instant disclosure is directed to compositions comprising an encapsulated spheroid, and methods of making and using the same. A composition may comprise a spheroid comprising a plurality of cells and aminoglycoside antibiotic-derived hydrogel beads, wherein the spheroid is encapsulated by the aminoglycoside antibiotic-derived hydrogel beads to form an encapsulated spheroid. A method may comprise administering the composition to a subject in need thereof. Another method may comprise administering a compound to the encapsulated spheroid. A method of creating an encapsulated spheroid may comprise coating a surface with an aminoglycoside antibiotic-derived hydrogel, culturing a plurality of cells on the surface, thereby creating a spheroid, and encapsulating the spheroid with a plurality of aminoglycoside antibiotic-derived hydrogel beads.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 18, 2021
    Date of Patent: March 19, 2024
    Assignee: Arizona Board of Regents on behalf of Arizona State University
    Inventors: Kaushal Rege, Rajeshwar Nitiyanandan, Tanya Nanda
  • Patent number: 11911355
    Abstract: The present invention provides a method of inhibiting tolerance to an opioid by a human subject in need thereof. The method comprises administering an effective amount of a pharmaceutical composition to the subject during opioid therapy. The pharmaceutical composition comprises a) a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID); and b) a co-agent selected from the group consisting of: fexofenadine, ketotifen, desloratadine, cetirizine, salts thereof and combinations thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 9, 2021
    Date of Patent: February 27, 2024
    Assignee: SEN-JAM PHARMACEUTICAL INC.
    Inventors: Jacqueline Iversen, Thomas A. Dahl
  • Patent number: 11904036
    Abstract: A clear personal cleansing composition having an anionic surfactant, a cationic deposition polymer, an aqueous carrier and a level of inorganic salt of from about 0 to about 1 wt %. The composition is substantially free of sulfates and has a % T of greater than about 80%. The composition can further comprise amphoteric surfactants. The composition remains phase stable and minimizes coacervate formulation until after dilution with water.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 14, 2022
    Date of Patent: February 20, 2024
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Brian Xiaoqing Song, Brooke Michele Cochran, Howard David Hutton, III, Andrei Sergeevich Bureiko, Peter Herbert Koenig
  • Patent number: 11896691
    Abstract: A universal mineral based sunscreen that is good for all skin colors and prevents any ashy visual appearance on all colors of skin.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 9, 2023
    Date of Patent: February 13, 2024
    Inventors: Julius Zecchino, Marina Turso
  • Patent number: 11890368
    Abstract: A sunscreen comprises red iron oxide and a mineral sunscreen blend, that is universal with all skin colors and prevents ashy skin.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 21, 2023
    Date of Patent: February 6, 2024
    Inventors: Julius Zecchino, Marina Turso
  • Patent number: 11879027
    Abstract: Disclosed is agents and methods that target metabolism malfunctions, inborne as well as acquired, as well as methods for preparation of the agents. In particular, the invention relates to methods for preparing molecular imprinted polymers with high binding capacity for phenylalanine or tyrosine, MIPs that bind phenylalanine or tyrosine, and methods for treating phenylketonuria, alkaptonuria, and hypertyrosinemia.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 11, 2021
    Date of Patent: January 23, 2024
    Assignee: MIPSALUS APS
    Inventors: Klaus Gregorius, Nicolas Otto Krogh
  • Patent number: 11872310
    Abstract: The present invention provides a preparation for attaching to teeth or tooth peripheries. The preparation for attaching to teeth or tooth peripheries of the present invention can give high adhesive force to the desired site despite interproximal space or curves of teeth. It is easy to hand while controlling drug release.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 13, 2021
    Date of Patent: January 16, 2024
    Inventors: Ji-Young Kim, Jae-Hyun Ahn, In-Ho Lee
  • Patent number: 11871751
    Abstract: An antimicrobial article that includes: an antimicrobial composite region that includes a matrix comprising a polymeric material, and a first plurality of particles within the matrix. The particles include a phase-separable glass with a copper-containing antimicrobial agent. The antimicrobial composite region can be a film containing the first plurality of particles that is subsequently laminated to a bulk element. The first plurality of particles can also be pressed into the film or a bulk element to define an antimicrobial composite region. An exposed surface portion of the antimicrobial composite region can exhibit at least a log 2 reduction in a concentration of at least one of Staphylococcus aureus, Enterobacter aerogenes, and Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteria under a Modified EPA Copper Test Protocol.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 2021
    Date of Patent: January 16, 2024
    Assignee: CORNING INCORPORATED
    Inventors: Dayue Jiang, Carlo Anthony Kosik Williams, Kevin Andrew Vasilakos, Frederic Christian Wagner
  • Patent number: 11872300
    Abstract: The invention relates to cosmetic compositions comprising certain polyethers, polyether derivatives (e.g., polymeric alcohols and derivatives thereof), and methods of making and using the same, specifically in the field of cosmetic or personal care compositions applied to the skin or the hair.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 25, 2021
    Date of Patent: January 16, 2024
    Assignee: P2 SCIENCE, INC.
    Inventors: Patrick Foley, Ashoke Bhattacharjee
  • Patent number: 11857674
    Abstract: A composition for lubricant formulations is disclosed. The composition may include hypochlorite, dimethicone, and an emulsifier for improvement of lubricity. Methods of making and using the lubricant formulations are also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 6, 2021
    Date of Patent: January 2, 2024
    Assignee: REOXCYN, LLC
    Inventors: Kurt Richards, Andrew Hoover