Patents by Inventor David C. Hooper

David C. Hooper 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).

  • Patent number: 10357509
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to compositions and methods for treating cancers using antisense (AS) nucleic acids directed against Insulin-like Growth Factor 1 Receptor (IGF-1R). The AS may be administered to the patients systemically, or may be used to produce an autologous cancer cell vaccine. In embodiments, the AS are provided in an implantable irradiated biodiffusion chamber comprising tumor cells and an effective amount of the AS. The chambers are irradiated and implanted in the abdomen of subjects and stimulate an immune response that attacks tumors distally. The compositions and methods disclosed herein may be used to treat many different kinds of cancer, for example glioblastoma.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 9, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 23, 2019
    Assignee: Thomas Jefferson University
    Inventors: David W. Andrews, Douglas C. Hooper
  • Patent number: 5612524
    Abstract: The present invention is a symbol 10 that includes a square array 12 of data cells 14 surrounded by a border 30 of orientation and timing data cells. The border 30 can be surrounded by an external data field 18 also including information data cells 20. The orientation and timing for sampling each data cell can be determined from the border 30 or from additional orientation and timing cells in the internal data field 12 or external data field 18. A system 40 and 42 is also included that captures an image of the symbol, determines symbol orientation, decodes the contents of the symbol and outputs the decoded contents to a display or other device. The present invention also includes a device 48 that can produce symbols on a substrate such as a label.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 28, 1995
    Date of Patent: March 18, 1997
    Assignee: Veritec Inc.
    Inventors: Carl Sant'Anselmo, Robert Sant'Anselmo, David C. Hooper
  • Patent number: 5554588
    Abstract: A perfume composition contains at least 50% by weight of materials which fall into five categories defined by structure, and molecular weight. Amounts of material within each category fall within specified ranges of percentage of the whole composition. Two categories, ethers and salicylates, must be present. At least two of the remaining three categories, which are alcohols, acetate/propionate esters and methyl aryl ketones, must also be present.The compositions enable good levels of deodorant activity to be achieved along with consumer-acceptable fragrance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 25, 1995
    Date of Patent: September 10, 1996
    Assignee: Lever Brothers Company, Division of Conopco, Inc.
    Inventors: John M. Behan, Christopher F. Clements, David C. Hooper, John R. Martin, James B. Melville, Keith D. Perring
  • Patent number: 4924078
    Abstract: The present invention is a symbol 10 that includes a square array 12 of data cells 14 surrounded by a border 30 of orientation and timing data cells. The border 30 can be surrounded by an external data field 18 also including information data cells 20. The orientation and timing for sampling each data cell can be determined from the border 30 or from additional orientation and timing cells in the internal data field 12 or external data field 18. A system 40 and 42 is also included that captures an image of the symbol, determines symbol orientation, decodes the contents of the symbol and outputs the decoded contents to a display or other device. The present invention also includes a device 48 that can produce symbols on a substrate such as a label.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 25, 1987
    Date of Patent: May 8, 1990
    Inventors: Carl Sant'Anselmo, Robert Sant'Anselmo, David C. Hooper
  • Patent number: 4579677
    Abstract: A deodorant product comprises a deodorant composition and a bleaching agent, the deodorant composition having a deodorant value of from 0.50 to 3.5 as measured by the Deodorant Value Test.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 12, 1982
    Date of Patent: April 1, 1986
    Assignee: Lever Brothers Company
    Inventors: David C. Hooper, George A. Johnson, Donald Peter, George K. Rennie
  • Patent number: 4469848
    Abstract: A deodorant product comprises a deodorant composition and a polishing agent, chosen from waxes, film-forming polymers or mixtures thereof, the deodorant composition having a deodorant value of from 0.50 to 3.5 as measured by the Deodorant Value Test.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 12, 1982
    Date of Patent: September 4, 1984
    Assignee: Lever Brothers Company
    Inventors: David C. Hooper, George A. Johnson, Donald Peter, George K. Rennie
  • Patent number: 4347153
    Abstract: A deodorant product comprises a deodorant composition and a carrier for the composition chosen from abrasive cleaners, bleaching agents, waxes, film-forming polymers or mixtures thereof, the deodorant composition having a deodorant value of from 0.50 to 3.5 as measured by the Deodorant Value Test.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 14, 1979
    Date of Patent: August 31, 1982
    Assignee: Lever Brothers Company
    Inventors: David C. Hooper, George A. Johnson, Donald Peter, George K. Rennie
  • Patent number: 4343783
    Abstract: A deodorant disposable porous article for use in contact with human skin or hair comprises a porous substrate impregnated with a deodorant composition having a deodorant value of from 0.50 to 3.5 as measured by the Deodorant Value Test.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 15, 1979
    Date of Patent: August 10, 1982
    Assignee: Lever Brothers Company
    Inventors: David C. Hooper, George A. Johnson, Donald Peter
  • Patent number: 4322308
    Abstract: A deodorant detergent composition comprises a detergent-active compound and a deodorizing amount of a deodorant perfume and a deodorant other than a deodorant perfume, the composition having an odor reduction value within the range of from 0.50 to 3.5 as measured by the Odor Reduction Value Test.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 1, 1980
    Date of Patent: March 30, 1982
    Assignee: Lever Brothers Company
    Inventors: David C. Hooper, George A. Johnson, Donald Peter
  • Patent number: 4304679
    Abstract: A deodorant detergent product comprises a non-soap detergent active compound, and a deodorant composition. The product can be used for personal washing of the skin and will as a result reduce human body malodor. The product can also be employed for washing fabrics which when subsequently worn in contact with the skin aid in the reduction of human body malodor.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 15, 1978
    Date of Patent: December 8, 1981
    Assignee: Lever Brothers Company
    Inventors: David C. Hooper, George A. Johnson, Donald Peter
  • Patent number: 4292192
    Abstract: Detergent bars for personal washing are given a deodorant property by including an ester of citric acid. The ester may be an acetyl derivative. The amount of ester used will be in the range of from about 0.3% to about 3%. Examples of the esters are triethyl citrate and acetyl tributyl citrate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 13, 1980
    Date of Patent: September 29, 1981
    Assignee: Lever Brothers Company
    Inventors: David C. Hooper, George A. Johnson, Donald Peter
  • Patent number: 4289641
    Abstract: A deodorant detergent product comprises a soap; detergent adjuncts including a detergency builder (other than soap) and/or a bleach; and a deodorant composition. The product can be employed for washing fabrics which when subsequently worn in contact with the skin aid in the reduction of human body malodor.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 15, 1978
    Date of Patent: September 15, 1981
    Assignee: Lever Brothers Company
    Inventors: David C. Hooper, George A. Johnson, Donald Peter
  • Patent number: 4288341
    Abstract: A deodorant toilet bar comprises a soap mixture; optionally, straight chain fatty acids; and a deodorant composition. The bar can be employed for personal washing of the skin and will as a result reduce human body malodor.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 15, 1978
    Date of Patent: September 8, 1981
    Assignee: Lever Brothers Company
    Inventors: David C. Hooper, George A. Johnson, Donald Peter
  • Patent number: 4278658
    Abstract: A deodorant skin treatment product comprises a deodorizing amount of a deodorant composition and a cosmetically acceptable vehicle for the composition other than soap or non-soap detergent. The product can be applied to the skin in order to provide prolonged protection against the development of body malodor.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 15, 1979
    Date of Patent: July 14, 1981
    Assignee: Lever Brothers Company
    Inventors: David C. Hooper, George A. Johnson, Donald Peter
  • Patent number: 4134838
    Abstract: A fabric conditioning composition comprises a fabric softening amount of a fabric softener and a deodorizing amount of a deodorant perfume, the composition having an odor reduction value within the range of from 0.50 to 3.5 as measured by the modified Whitehouse and Carter test.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 15, 1978
    Date of Patent: January 16, 1979
    Assignee: Lever Brothers Company
    Inventors: David C. Hooper, George A. Johnson, Donald Peter