Patents Examined by Russell Fiebig
  • Patent number: 10292957
    Abstract: Embodiments of the invention generally relate to supplements for treating fibromyalgia and symptoms associated with fibromyalgia.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 13, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2019
    Assignee: Quality IP Holdings, LLC
    Inventors: Amy L. Heaton, Dennis Gay
  • Patent number: 9919018
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides compositions and methods for making and using topical compositions comprised of an isotonic, biome-friendly solution containing xylose and/or a Salvia extract. The compositions are useful for, for example, maintaining or enhancing female lower reproductive tract (LRT) homeostasis and physiological function. In particular, topical compositions of this disclosure can be formulated for use as a freshening, menopausal, fertility, and/or perineal composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 14, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 20, 2018
    Assignee: Fairhaven Health, LLC
    Inventors: Joanna E. Ellington, G. Dennis Clifton
  • Patent number: 9913871
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides compositions and methods for making and using topical compositions comprised of an isotonic, biome-friendly solution containing xylose and/or a Salvia extract. The compositions are useful for, for example, maintaining or enhancing female lower reproductive tract (LRT) homeostasis and physiological function. In particular, topical compositions of this disclosure can be formulated for use as a freshening, menopausal, fertility, and/or perineal composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 11, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 13, 2018
    Assignee: Fairhaven Health, LLC
    Inventors: Joanna E. Ellington, G. Dennis Clifton
  • Patent number: 9913478
    Abstract: Natural, organic, environmentally “green” biocide compositions comprising oregano oil in various natural delivery media.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 2, 2014
    Date of Patent: March 13, 2018
    Assignee: Arrowhead Center, Inc.
    Inventors: Hugo A. Morales-Morales, Geoffrey Battle Smith, Soum Sanogo, Alba Chavez-Dozal
  • Patent number: 9901610
    Abstract: Disclosed are compositions containing: a) Phaseolus vulgaris extract; b) Cynara scolymus extract; c) Echinacea angustifolia extract; d) Vitis vinifera extract and optionally e) Panax ginseng extract, mixed with suitable excipients.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 10, 2013
    Date of Patent: February 27, 2018
    Assignee: INDENA S.P.A.
    Inventors: Ezio Bombardelli, Fabrizio Corti
  • Patent number: 9901843
    Abstract: A method of capturing a vaporized component or components, and apparatus for same is provided. The method involves vaporization of desired components, and capture of the vaporized components in a material using a vapor trap device. Once captured, the material with the component stored therein may be used for any number of purposes including ingestion, topical administration, and/or aromatization.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 5, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 27, 2018
    Inventor: Geoff Todosiev
  • Patent number: 9889170
    Abstract: A method of preparing nanoparticles from desert date can include providing a metal salt solution comprising metal ions; providing desert date extract solution that comprises a reducing agent, and combining the metal ion solution and the desert date extract solution while stirring at a temperature in the range of 25° C. to 100° C. to produce metal or metal oxide nanoparticles. The metal nanoparticles can be gold nanoparticles. The metal oxide nanoparticles can be zinc oxide nanoparticles. The nanoparticles can be used to inhibit the growth or proliferation of a cancer cell and/or microorganisms.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 13, 2018
    Assignee: KING SAUD UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Manal Ahmed Gasmelseed Awad, Rabab Abd El Moneim Khalil El Dib, Awatif Ahmed Hendi, Shaza Mohamed Adel Al-Massarani, Khalid Mustafa Osman Ortashi
  • Patent number: 9877992
    Abstract: This invention relates to methods and compositions for providing improved insulin-sensitivity and/or enhanced insulin-like action, which leads to improved glucose uptake and utilization. This invention also relates to methods and compositions for lowering LDL, lowering triglycerides, increasing HDL, and lowering high blood pressure in a subject. The methods comprise administering to a subject an effective amount of a water extract of cinnamon and an effective amount of a water extract of Radix Astragali.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 26, 2017
    Date of Patent: January 30, 2018
    Inventor: Nanzheng Cheng
  • Patent number: 9861676
    Abstract: The present invention provides herbal compositions comprise Radix Dioscoreae, Radix Codonopsis, and Radix Astragalus Membranaceus. The herbal compositions are used to suppress intestinal glucose uptake of intestinal villus and decrease blood glucose levels. The present invention also provides methods of regulating blood glucose levels by administrating the herbal compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 18, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 9, 2018
    Inventors: Wei-Ming Chen, Bo-Cheng Guo
  • Patent number: 9861675
    Abstract: A method of treating ischemic heart disease can include administering a therapeutically effective amount of a composition including date seed nanoparticles to a subject in need thereof. Exemplary suitable dosage forms can include tablet, gel, paste, and suspension. The therapeutically effective amount of the composition including date seed nanoparticles can be about 2.0 mg/kg to about 2.5 mg/kg.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 9, 2018
    Assignee: KING ABDULAZIZ UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Soad Khalil Al-Jaouni, Seham Al Sayed Abdul-Hady, Hany Mohamed Abd El-Malik El-Bassossy, Numan Abdullah Salah, Magda Mohamed Hagras
  • Patent number: 9844228
    Abstract: A spray composition and method are provided that are effective for reduction or elimination of the psychological hunger for foods for which a patient wishes to reduce consumption. Such ingredients preferably include but are not limited to cinnamon, lemon powder, coffee grounds, alcohol, citric acid, vanilla, and sugar and/or an artificial sweetener such as saccharin. The composition of the invention is preferably sprayed into the mouth, resulting in a lessening or elimination of psychological hunger. The method and spray composition saturate a person's craving for foods by penetrating to the blood through the oral mucosa, and satisfying taste buds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 21, 2014
    Date of Patent: December 19, 2017
    Inventor: Michael Cherkassky
  • Patent number: 9833488
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a topical composition and method of use, specifically an oil-in-water emulsion, comprised of sweet almond oil, lavender oil, rose oil, cinnamon bark oil, and coriander seed oil in a physiologically acceptable topical carrier. The composition is applied to a circumcised penis to enhance sensitivity, preferably twice daily for a time period of at least about two weeks. Thereafter a maintenance dose can be applied once a day to maintain a desired level of sensitivity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 15, 2013
    Date of Patent: December 5, 2017
    Assignee: Centric Research Institute
    Inventors: Servet Buyuktimkin, Nadir Buyuktimkin, James L. Yeager, Albert Liu
  • Patent number: 9821021
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a topical composition and method of use, specifically an oil-in-water emulsion, comprised of sweet almond oil, lavender oil, rose oil, cinnamon bark oil, and coriander seed oil in a physiologically acceptable topical carrier. The composition is applied to a circumcised human penis to enhance sensitivity, preferably twice daily for a time period of at least about two weeks. Thereafter a maintenance dose can be applied once a day to maintain a desired level of sensitivity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 25, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 21, 2017
    Assignee: Centric Research Institute
    Inventors: Servet Buyuktimkin, Nadir Buyuktimkin, James L. Yeager, Albert Liu
  • Patent number: 9795676
    Abstract: A dietary supplement that may include chromium 4-hydroxyisoleucinate. The chromium 4-hydroxyisoleucinate may be provided in a molar ratio between 1:5 and 5:1 ligand to metal. The dietary supplement may be used to manage blood glucose levels, to improve insulin resistance, and to improve glucose uptake.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 3, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 24, 2017
    Inventor: Shayne Kenneth Morris
  • Patent number: 9763873
    Abstract: Disclosed is a cosmetic or dermatological preparation which comprises one or more extracts of Saxifraga oppositifolia (purple saxifrage) and/or one or more extracts of Soldanella alpina (alpine snowbell). The use of these extracts to combat extrinsic and intrinsic skin aging is likewise described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 7, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 19, 2017
    Assignee: LA PRAIRIE GROUP AG
    Inventors: Daniel Stangl, Bernhard Dudler
  • Patent number: 9763438
    Abstract: A rodent repellent system for repelling rodents from open spaces while simultaneously providing a pleasant scent. The inventive device includes a wood stake which is driven into the ground. The stake is soaked in a fragrance oil. A package preferably stores one or more of the stakes preferably within a sealable plastic bag. The user drives the stake into open earth in the area to be cleared of rodents. The fragrance oil is retained by the stake and slowly released. The fragrance oil provides a strong scent that repels rodents by irritating their respiratory system while simultaneously providing a pleasant scent to humans.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 9, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 19, 2017
    Assignee: STICK-IN-THE-MUD LLC
    Inventors: Clyde Stephan Munsell, James Dalgleish Reid, Richard William Hanawalt
  • Patent number: 9744196
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a field of veterinary and human medicine. In particular, the invention relates to a composition suitable for parenteral administration, based on hydrolyzate obtained from natural bioresources, a composition for use in treating and/or preventing a pathological condition in a mammal in need thereof, and various other uses thereof. More particularly the invention relates to a composition having immunomodulatory properties being based on a hydrolyzate obtained from bioresources, which composition is used for parenteral administration to a mammal in need thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 23, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 29, 2017
    Assignee: N2 PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
    Inventor: Nikolay Vladimirovich Solovyev
  • Patent number: 9744201
    Abstract: Disclosed is a method for preparing a red ginseng saponin extract. In the method, saponin components and non-saponin components are extracted from red ginseng and the non-saponin components are selectively removed from the red ginseng extract to prepare a red ginseng extract containing large amounts of the saponin components. According to the method, saponin components are extracted from red ginseng in high yield and non-saponin components are efficiently removed from the extract. Also disclosed is a red ginseng saponin extract prepared by the method. The red ginseng saponin extract is free of precipitable substances and putrefactive substances, such as starch and free sugars, and contains high-purity saponin components at high concentrations. The red ginseng saponin extract is prevented from being discolored and precipitated even after long-term storage, achieving good storage stability and high marketability.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 27, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 29, 2017
    Inventor: Sun-sug Kim
  • Patent number: 9730964
    Abstract: The present invention relates to methods for the preparation of compositions comprising adipose tissue-derived secretions, for example those derived from bovine adipose tissue, and the use of such compositions in the preparation of a pharmaceutical composition for topical use. The invention also relates to the use of adipose tissue-derived secretions and pharmaceutical compositions thereof for the topical treatment of a non-inflammatory condition, for example the treatment of a skin condition, and for the stimulation of hair growth in a subject by topical application. The invention also relates to the use of adipose tissue-derived secretions and pharmaceutical compositions thereof for the topical treatment of acne.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 15, 2012
    Date of Patent: August 15, 2017
    Assignee: Cell Ideas Pty Ltd.
    Inventors: Graham Vesey, Rebecca Anne Webster
  • Patent number: 9718801
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to a method and device to isolate compounds from plant material using vibrational pulsing, vibrational decanting, vibrational sieving and vibrational rinsing. A susceptible liquid is generated by vibrational agitation, decanted when in a vibrating container and then collected by passing over a series of vibrating screens and then rinsed with water while collected on the vibrating screens and the residue collected. The isolated compound can either be collected in the decant or retained on the screens. In an embodiment of the invention, the vibrational rinsing step reduces unwanted impurities isolated.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 1, 2013
    Date of Patent: August 1, 2017
    Assignee: JP LOVE
    Inventor: J P Love