Patents by Inventor Hitoshi Kimura

Hitoshi Kimura 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: 20210008197
    Abstract: The present invention provides a compound of the formula (1): wherein X, R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, Y1, Y2, L, and m are as defined in the description, and a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, which are useful as a vaccine adjuvant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 18, 2020
    Publication date: January 14, 2021
    Applicant: Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hidenori Kimura, Hitoshi Ban, Yoshiaki Isobe, Hitoshi Watanabe
  • Patent number: 10870642
    Abstract: The present invention provides a compound of formula (1) and a pharmaceutical composition comprising the compound useful as a nerve regeneration promoter wherein R1-L- is R1—OC(O)—, or the like, R1 is hydrogen atom, optionally-substituted C1-6 alkyl group, optionally-substituted 3- to 8-membered cycloalkyl group, or the like, R2 is hydrogen atom or the like, Ring A is formula (2) or formula (3) wherein R3 is hydrogen atom, optionally-substituted C1-6 alkyl group, or the like, the part of X, Y, and Z is X?Y—Z, X—Y?Z, or X—Y—Z, X is nitrogen atom, NR4 (R4 is hydrogen atom, optionally-substituted C1-6 alkyl group, or the like), or the like, Y is carbon atom or the like, and Z is carbon atom, nitrogen atom or the like.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 24, 2019
    Date of Patent: December 22, 2020
    Assignee: SUMITOMO DAINIPPON PHARMA CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hitoshi Watanabe, Yoshiaki Isobe, Hidenori Kimura, Yuji Fujiwara
  • Publication number: 20200373585
    Abstract: A metal porous body is a metal porous body mainly composed of nickel and having a framework of a three-dimensional network structure, Ni(OH)2 being present in a surface of the framework, when the metal porous body is subjected to at least 30 potential scans between a lower limit potential of ?0.10 V and an upper limit potential of +0.65 V with respect to a hydrogen standard potential in not less than 10% by mass and not more than 35% by mass of a potassium hydroxide aqueous solution, at least oxygen being detected within a depth of 5 nm from the surface, and hydrogen being detected at least in the surface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 11, 2018
    Publication date: November 26, 2020
    Applicants: SUMITOMO ELECTRIC INDUSTRIES, LTD., SUMITOMO ELECTRIC TOYAMA CO., LTD., PRIMEARTH EV ENERGY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kazuki OKUNO, Masatoshi MAJIMA, Hitoshi TSUCHIDA, Junichi NISHIMURA, Koutarou KIMURA, Yusuke SHIMIZU
  • Publication number: 20200292493
    Abstract: Provided is an electrophoresis device that, by electrophoresis, feeds a sample into capillaries and optically detects the sample, the electrophoresis device being provided with capillaries, a capillary head provided at the distal end of the capillaries, a phoretic medium-filled container used for electrophoresis and filled with a phoretic medium, a guide member that covers the side surface of the phoretic medium-filled container, a seal member that seals from below the phoretic medium filled in the phoretic medium-filled container, and a plunger that presses the seal member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 28, 2020
    Publication date: September 17, 2020
    Inventors: Ryusuke KIMURA, Motohiro YAMAZAKI, Hitoshi MIYATA, Hiroyuki HIGASHINO
  • Publication number: 20200274169
    Abstract: Provided is a non-aqueous lithium-type electricity storage element which includes a positive electrode current collector having a positive electrode active material layer disposed thereon, wherein, in a solid-state 7Li-NMR spectrum of the positive electrode active material layer, a signal area ratio a/b, which is the ratio of a signal area ratio of component A having a signal at least at ?2 to 2.5 ppm to a signal area of component B having a signal at ?6 to ?2.5 ppm is 1.5 to 20.0.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 13, 2018
    Publication date: August 27, 2020
    Applicant: Asahi Kasei Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Yuima Kimura, Kazuteru Umetsu, Yuichiro Hirakawa, Hitoshi Morita, Nobuhiro Okada
  • Patent number: 10748716
    Abstract: Provided is a nonaqueous lithium-type power storage element in which a lithium compound is included in positive electrode, wherein energy loss due to voltage decrease under high temperatures and high voltages is reduced, and the high-load charge and discharge cycle characteristics are exceptional.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 8, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 18, 2020
    Assignee: Asahi Kasei Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Kazuteru Umetsu, Yuichiro Hirakawa, Yuima Kimura, Hitoshi Morita, Nobuhiro Okada
  • Publication number: 20200219665
    Abstract: A nonaqueous lithium-type power storage element comprising a positive electrode, a negative electrode, a separator, and a nonaqueous electrolytic solution containing lithium ions. The negative electrode has: a negative electrode collector; and a negative electrode active material layer containing a negative electrode active material, said negative electrode active material layer being provided on one surface or both surfaces of the negative electrode collector. The negative electrode active material contains a carbonaceous material capable of storing or releasing lithium ions. Furthermore, the positive electrode has: a positive electrode collector; and a positive electrode active material layer containing a cathode active material, said positive electrode active material layer being provided on one surface or both surfaces of the positive electrode collector. The positive electrode active material contains activated carbon.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 16, 2020
    Publication date: July 9, 2020
    Applicant: Asahi Kasei Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Yuima Kimura, Kazuteru Umetsu, Hitoshi Morita, Nobuhiro Okada, Yuichiro Hirakawa, Yusuke Yamahata
  • Patent number: 10705046
    Abstract: Provided is an electrophoresis device that, by electrophoresis, feeds a sample into capillaries and optically detects the sample, the electrophoresis device being provided with capillaries, a capillary head provided at the distal end of the capillaries, a phoretic medium-filled container used for electrophoresis and filled with a phoretic medium, a guide member that covers the side surface of the phoretic medium-filled container, a seal member that seals from below the phoretic medium filled in the phoretic medium-filled container, and a plunger that presses the seal member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 27, 2015
    Date of Patent: July 7, 2020
    Assignee: Hitachi High-Tech Corporation
    Inventors: Ryusuke Kimura, Motohiro Yamazaki, Hitoshi Miyata, Hiroyuki Higashino
  • Patent number: 10682808
    Abstract: A fabrication method includes laminating a fabrication material to form an object, and applying a release material on a surface of the object to form a release layer on the surface of the object. A surface free energy of the release material is equal to or smaller than 25 mN/m.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 7, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 16, 2020
    Assignee: RICOH COMPANY, LTD.
    Inventors: Takashi Fujita, Akira Saito, Kiichi Kamoda, Yasutada Shitara, Kazuhiko Watanabe, Hitoshi Iwatsuki, Yuuya Endoh, Kazufumi Kimura, Yasuyuki Yamashita, Shinnosuke Koshizuka, Yuuki Kamon, Nozomu Tamoto
  • Publication number: 20200180252
    Abstract: A press system capable of achieving a reduced number of man-hours required for generation of a motion is provided. A controller automatically generates a press motion based at least on a feed-allowable height, a touch position, and a work end position, automatically generates a feeder motion based at least on a feed-allowable height and a feed length, and automatically generates a synthesized motion by synthesizing the press motion and the feeder motion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 8, 2018
    Publication date: June 11, 2020
    Applicant: KOMATSU INDUSTRIES CORPORATION
    Inventors: Hitoshi SAKURAI, Koyo YAMAZAKI, Atsuo OKETANI, Toshihiro MINAMI, Masanori KIMURA
  • Patent number: 10673106
    Abstract: A device of the present disclosure includes an electronic component, a metal plate, a housing, and a wavelength selective heat radiating member. The metal plate is thermally coupled to the electronic component. The housing houses the electronic component and the metal plate. The wavelength selective heat radiating member is mounted on a surface of the metal plate, so as to face an inner side surface of a specific portion of the housing. The wavelength selective heat radiating member is configured to convert thermal energy from the electronic component into heat radiation having a wavelength that penetrates the specific portion of the housing, and emit the heat radiation toward the inner side surface of the specific portion of the housing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 4, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2020
    Assignees: MAKITA CORPORATION, OKITSUMO INCORPORATED
    Inventors: Hitoshi Suzuki, Takashi Toyonaga, Naoshi Kimura
  • Patent number: 10636582
    Abstract: The disclosure provides a nonaqueous lithium-type power storage element having a positive electrode, a negative electrode, a separator, and a nonaqueous electrolytic solution containing lithium ions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 20, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2020
    Assignee: Asahi Kasei Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Yuima Kimura, Kazuteru Umetsu, Hitoshi Morita, Nobuhiro Okada, Yuichiro Hirakawa, Yusuke Yamahata
  • Patent number: 10632192
    Abstract: The present invention provides a compound of the formula (1): wherein X, R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, Y1, Y2, L, and m are as defined in the description, and a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, which are useful as a vaccine adjuvant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2020
    Assignee: Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hidenori Kimura, Hitoshi Ban, Yoshiaki Isobe, Hitoshi Watanabe
  • Publication number: 20200048867
    Abstract: A controller (27) mounted on a small-sized hydraulic excavator (1) includes an engine restart section (27E) that restarts an engine (10) when a horn switch operation determining section (27B) determines that a horn switch (14) is operated and a gate lock lever position determining section (27C) determines that a gate lock lever (16) is at a lock position in a case where a restart standby time determining section (27A) determines that restart standby time (T2) does not yet elapse after the engine (10) is automatically stopped by an idling stop function, and a power supply stopping section (27F) that stops an electric power supply of a vehicle body (2, 3) when the restart standby time determining section (27A) determines that the restart standby time (T2) has elapsed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 31, 2018
    Publication date: February 13, 2020
    Inventors: Hitoshi KIMURA, Junya KAWAMOTO, Kohei MAEDA, Masayuki YUNOUE
  • Publication number: 20200010853
    Abstract: A method is provided for integrating a DNA fragment of a desired base sequence into a site located adjacent to a binding region of a DNA-binding protein bound to a DNA molecule, the method including bringing the DNA fragment having a base sequence including a transposase-binding sequence and the desired base sequence close to the binding region using a specific binding substance to the DNA-binding protein, binding transposase to the transposase-binding sequence, and activating the transposase such that the DNA fragment of the desired base sequence is integrated into the site located adjacent to the binding region.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 24, 2017
    Publication date: January 9, 2020
    Inventors: Yasuyuki Ohkawa, Akihito Harada, Hitoshi Kurumizaka, Hiroshi Kimura, Tetsuya Handa, Yuko Sato, Yoko Hayashi
  • Patent number: 10507488
    Abstract: A deposition apparatus includes a dome rotatable around the central axis; a loop chain surrounding the central axis on the dome; a power transmission shaft transmitting rotational motion of the dome; a first gear section transforming the rotational motion of the dome to rotational motion of the shaft; a second gear section provided with a chain-driving sprocket and configured to transform the rotational motion of the shaft to rotational motion of the sprocket; and a tray holder located beside the loop chain, the tray holder including a first internal power transmission shaft and a rotating portion holding a tray. The sprocket is rotated through the rotation of the dome to drive the loop chain, the first internal power transmission shaft of the tray holder is rotated by motion of the loop chain, and the rotating portion is rotated through rotation of the first internal power transmission shaft.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 11, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 17, 2019
    Assignee: NALUX CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Toshiro Higuchi, Hiroshi Ueno, Hitoshi Kimura
  • Patent number: 10492887
    Abstract: Disclosed is a medicine ingestion state management method capable of objectively managing medicine ingestion states of patients. The medicine ingestion state management method involves an operation of prescribing medicine (10) encapsulating, together with a medicament, a medicine information transmitting unit (20) having a function of transmitting medicine information capable of specifying a type and a quantity of the medicament to each individual patient, and an operation of grasping the medicine ingestion state of each patient by collecting the medicine information from each medicine information transmitting unit (20) in each patient.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 26, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 3, 2019
    Assignee: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventors: Hitoshi Kimura, Morihito Notani
  • Patent number: 10479079
    Abstract: A liquid ejecting head (recording head) includes a structure (flow path member) having a plurality of stacked plates (a nozzle plate, a flow path plate, and a diaphragm) in which end surfaces at both sides in one direction are aligned. At least two plates of the plates (the nozzle plate, the flow path plate, and the diaphragm) have different coefficients of linear expansion in the one direction, and holding members are fixed to the end surfaces of the structure (flow path member) at both sides in the one direction, the holding members having stiffness higher than stiffness of a plate having the highest coefficient of linear expansion in the one direction among the plates (the nozzle plate, the flow path plate, and the diaphragm).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 18, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 19, 2019
    Assignee: Seiko Epson Corporation
    Inventors: Satoshi Kimura, Hitoshi Matsumoto, Wataru Takahashi, Satoshi Suzuki
  • Publication number: 20190308958
    Abstract: The present invention provides a compound of formula (1) and a pharmaceutical composition comprising the compound useful as a nerve regeneration promoter wherein R1-L- is R1—OC(O)—, or the like, R1 is hydrogen atom, optionally-substituted C1-6 alkyl group, optionally-substituted 3- to 8-membered cycloalkyl group, or the like, R2 is hydrogen atom or the like, Ring A is formula (2) or formula (3) wherein R3 is hydrogen atom, optionally-substituted C1-6 alkyl group, or the like, the part of X, Y, and Z is X?Y—Z, X—Y?Z, or X—Y—Z, X is nitrogen atom, NR4 (R4 is hydrogen atom, optionally-substituted C1-6 alkyl group, or the like), or the like, Y is carbon atom or the like, and Z is carbon atom, nitrogen atom or the like.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 24, 2019
    Publication date: October 10, 2019
    Applicant: Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hitoshi Watanabe, Yoshiaki Isobe, Hidenori Kimura, Yuji Fujiwara
  • Publication number: 20190237766
    Abstract: Provided is a nonaqueous lithium-type power storage element in which a lithium compound is included in positive electrode, wherein energy loss due to voltage decrease under high temperatures and high voltages is reduced, and the high-load charge and discharge cycle characteristics are exceptional.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 8, 2019
    Publication date: August 1, 2019
    Applicant: Asahi Kasei Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Kazuteru Umetsu, Yuichiro Hirakawa, Yuima Kimura, Hitoshi Morita, Nobuhiro Okada