Patents by Inventor Abram Axelrod

Abram Axelrod has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20160185745
    Abstract: The present invention relates generally to methods of synthesis of vinaxanthone and xanthofulvin, novel analogs, and methods of use thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 7, 2014
    Publication date: June 30, 2016
    Inventors: Dionicio SIEGEL, Matthew CHIN, Anders ELIASEN, Abram AXELROD
  • Publication number: 20140296544
    Abstract: The present invention provides a method for converting an aromatic hydrocarbon to a phenol by providing an aromatic hydrocarbon comprising one or more aromatic C—H bonds and one or more activated C—H bonds in a solvent; adding a phthaloyl peroxide to the solvent; converting the phthaloyl peroxide to a di-radical; contacting the di-radical with the one or more aromatic C—H bonds; oxidizing selectively one of the one or more aromatic C—H bonds in preference to the one or more activated C—H bonds; adding a hydroxyl group to the one of the one or more aromatic C—H bonds to form one or more phenols; and purifying the one or more phenols.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 14, 2013
    Publication date: October 2, 2014
    Inventors: Dionicio Siegel, Andrew M. Camelio, Anders Eliasen, Trevor C. Johnson, Abram Axelrod, Changxia Yuan