Patents by Inventor David E. Williams

David E. Williams 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: 9862667
    Abstract: This invention provides compound having a structure of Formula I or Formula II. Uses of such compounds for treatment of various indications, including prostate cancer as well as methods of treatment involving such compounds are also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 2, 2009
    Date of Patent: January 9, 2018
    Assignees: THE UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA CANCER AGENCY BRANCH
    Inventors: Marianne D. Sadar, Nasrin R. Mawji, Jun Wang, Raymond J. Andersen, David E. Williams, Mike Leblanc
  • Publication number: 20170239216
    Abstract: Compounds having a structure of Formula (A) are provided. Uses of such compounds for treatment of various indications, including prostate cancer as well as methods of treatment involving such compounds are provided. Uses of compounds having a structure of Formula (F) for treatment of various indications, including prostate cancer as well as methods of treatment involving such compounds are also provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 27, 2016
    Publication date: August 24, 2017
    Inventors: Marianne D. SADAR, Nasrin R. MAWJI, Jun WANG, Raymond J. ANDERSEN, David E. WILLIAMS, Mike LEBLANC, Lu-Ping YAN
  • Publication number: 20170121261
    Abstract: This invention provides compound having a structure of Formula I or Formula II. Uses of such compounds for treatment of various indications, including prostrate cancer as well as methods of treatment involving such compounds are also provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 6, 2016
    Publication date: May 4, 2017
    Inventors: Marianne Dorothy SADAR, Jun WANG, Nasrin R. MAWJI, Raymond John ANDERSEN, David E. WILLIAMS, Mike LEBLANC
  • Patent number: 9487479
    Abstract: Compounds having a structure of Formula (A) are provided. Uses of such compounds for treatment of various indications, including prostate cancer as well as methods of treatment involving such compounds are provided. Uses of compounds having a structure of Formula (F) for treatment of various indications, including prostate cancer as well as methods of treatment involving such compounds are also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 24, 2009
    Date of Patent: November 8, 2016
    Assignees: The University of British Columbia, British Columbia Cancer Agency Branch
    Inventors: Marianne D. Sadar, Nasrin R. Mawji, Jun Wang, Raymond J. Andersen, David E. Williams, Mike Leblanc, Lu-Ping Yan
  • Patent number: 8880416
    Abstract: Systems and methods for creating in a facility on-demand routes for powered industrial vehicles to transport cargo efficiently. In one embodiment, an on-demand route generation module receives receiving a request to move cargo. The module analyzes data about the current location, the current tasking, and the driver availability of PIVs in operation. Based on the information, the module creates an on-demand route through the facility and sends a notification to an assigned PIV to pick up the cargo and carry it on the defined on-demand route.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 13, 2012
    Date of Patent: November 4, 2014
    Assignee: United States Postal Service
    Inventors: David E Williams, Stephen J McElroy
  • Patent number: 8765994
    Abstract: The present invention includes the use of pelorol, related compounds and pharmaceutical compositions thereof as modulators of SHIP 1 activity. This invention also provides novel terpene compounds capable of modulating SHIP 1 activity and methods of synthesis thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 19, 2011
    Date of Patent: July 1, 2014
    Assignee: The University of British Columbia
    Inventors: Raymond Andersen, David E. Williams, Alice Mui, Christopher Ong, Gerald Krystal, Lu Yang
  • Patent number: 8686050
    Abstract: This invention provides compound having a structure of Formula I or Formula II Uses of such compounds for treatment of various indications, including prostate cancer as well as methods of treatment involving such compounds are also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 19, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 1, 2014
    Assignees: The University of British Columbia, British Columbia Cancer Agency Branch
    Inventors: Marianne D. Sadar, Nasrin R. Mawji, Jun Wang, Raymond J. Andersen, David E. Williams, Mike Leblanc
  • Publication number: 20130245129
    Abstract: This invention provides compound having a structure of Formula I or Formula II Uses of such compounds for treatment of various indications, including prostate cancer as well as methods of treatment involving such compounds are also provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 19, 2013
    Publication date: September 19, 2013
    Applicants: The University of British Columbia, British Columbia Cancer Agency Branch
    Inventors: Marianne D. Sadar, Nasrin R. Mawji, Jun Wang, Raymond J. Andersen, David E. Williams, Mike Leblanc
  • Patent number: 8497123
    Abstract: The invention relates to the identification of sterol glucoside toxins, and provides methods for detecting and detoxifying the compounds, as well as therapeutic methods for treating subjects exposed to such toxins. In alternative embodiments, the toxins may for example include beta-sitostrol-beta-D-glucoside (5-cholesten-24b-ethyl-3b-ol-D-glucoside) or cholesterol glucoside (5-cholesten-3b-ol-3b-D-glucoside).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 30, 2012
    Date of Patent: July 30, 2013
    Assignee: Neurodyn, Inc.
    Inventors: Christohper A. Shaw, Raymond J. Andersen, David E. Williams, Jaswinder Bains
  • Patent number: 8457978
    Abstract: Systems and methods for creating in a facility on-demand routes for powered industrial vehicles to transport cargo efficiently. In one embodiment, an on-demand route generation module receives receiving a request to move cargo. The module analyzes data about the current location, the current tasking, and the driver availability of PIVs in operation. Based on the information, the module creates an on-demand route through the facility and sends a notification to an assigned PIV to pick up the cargo and carry it on the defined on-demand route.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 11, 2011
    Date of Patent: June 4, 2013
    Assignee: United States Postal Service
    Inventors: David E Williams, Stephen J McElroy
  • Publication number: 20130029920
    Abstract: A metal nanoparticle-phosphopeptide complex comprising a metal nanoparticle and a phosphopeptide is provided. The phosphopeptide comprises two or more contiguous peptide motifs and two or more phosphorus-containing groups capable of interacting with the surface of the metal nanoparticle. The amino acids at the equivalent position in each peptide motif have similar structural and/or electronic properties. Each phosphorus-containing group is bound to an amino acid in the two or more contiguous peptide motifs. Methods for preparing the metal nanoparticle-phosphopeptide complex are also provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 30, 2012
    Publication date: January 31, 2013
    Inventors: Margaret A. Brimble, Stefanie Papst, Raoul Peltier, Richard D. Tilley, David E. Williams
  • Publication number: 20130006442
    Abstract: Systems and methods for creating in a facility on-demand routes for powered industrial vehicles to transport cargo efficiently. In one embodiment, an on-demand route generation module receives receiving a request to move cargo. The module analyzes data about the current location, the current tasking, and the driver availability of PIVs in operation. Based on the information, the module creates an on-demand route through the facility and sends a notification to an assigned PIV to pick up the cargo and carry it on the defined on-demand route.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 13, 2012
    Publication date: January 3, 2013
    Applicant: United States Postal Service
    Inventors: David E. Williams, Stephen J. McElroy
  • Publication number: 20120244632
    Abstract: The invention relates to the identification of sterol glucoside toxins, and provides methods for detecting and detoxifying the compounds, as well as therapeutic methods for treating subjects exposed to such toxins. In alternative embodiments, the toxins may for example include beta-sitostrol-beta-D-glucoside (5-cholesten-24b-ethyl-3b-ol-D-glucoside) or cholesterol glucoside (5-cholesten-3b-ol-3b-D-glucoside).
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 30, 2012
    Publication date: September 27, 2012
    Applicant: NEURODYN, INC.
    Inventors: Christopher Ariel SHAW, Raymond J. ANDERSEN, David E. WILLIAMS, Jaswinder BAINS
  • Patent number: 8249946
    Abstract: A system and method for selecting, ordering and distributing customized food products is disclosed. In one embodiment, the method is a computer-implemented method comprising viewing a list of additives for creating a customized food product, selecting one or more additives from the list of additives to create the customized food product, and transmitting a request to purchase the customized food product, which is then distributed to the consumer. By communicating with the manufacturer as to personal needs and desires pertaining to health, activity level, organoleptic preferences and so forth, the consumer can now develop and order a customized food product to suit his or her particular tastes, using a real-time interactive communication link.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 17, 2007
    Date of Patent: August 21, 2012
    Assignee: General Mills, Inc.
    Inventors: Barrie R. Froseth, Raymond Bowers, Katy P. Dickson, Mike E. Geddis, Myer Joy, Paul Muller, Kimberly A. Nelson, Lisa R. Schroeder, Sheri M. Schellhaass, Jeffrey D. Thoresen Severts, Bernhard Van Lengerich, David E. Williams, Philip K. Zietlow
  • Patent number: D660877
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 27, 2010
    Date of Patent: May 29, 2012
    Assignee: Caron Compactor Company
    Inventors: James O. Caron, David E. Williams
  • Patent number: D686779
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 18, 2013
    Date of Patent: July 23, 2013
    Assignee: Creative South, Inc.
    Inventor: David E. Williams
  • Patent number: D692925
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 12, 2013
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2013
    Assignee: Caron Compactor Company
    Inventors: James O. Caron, David E. Williams
  • Patent number: D692926
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 12, 2013
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2013
    Assignee: Caron Compactor Company
    Inventors: James O. Caron, David E. Williams
  • Patent number: D709103
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 23, 2013
    Date of Patent: July 15, 2014
    Assignee: Caron Compactor Company
    Inventors: James O. Caron, David E. Williams
  • Patent number: D709104
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 23, 2013
    Date of Patent: July 15, 2014
    Assignee: Caron Compactor Company
    Inventors: James O. Caron, David E. Williams