Patents by Inventor Hitoshi Nobumasa

Hitoshi Nobumasa 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: 20200255910
    Abstract: It is intended to provide a kit or a device for the detection of breast cancer and a method for detecting breast cancer. The present invention provides a kit or a device for the detection of breast cancer, comprising nucleic acid(s) capable of specifically binding to a miRNA in a sample of a subject, and a method for detecting breast cancer, comprising measuring the miRNA in vitro.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 21, 2020
    Publication date: August 13, 2020
    Applicants: TORAY INDUSTRIES, INC., NATIONAL CANCER CENTER
    Inventors: Satoshi KONDOU, Hitoshi NOBUMASA, Satoko KOZONO, Hiroko SUDO, Junpei KAWAUCHI, Takahiro OCHIYA, Nobuyoshi KOSAKA, Makiko ONO, Kenji TAMURA
  • Publication number: 20200216914
    Abstract: The present invention provides a kit or device for the detection of biliary tract cancer, and a method for detecting biliary tract cancer. The present invention relates to a kit or device for the detection of biliary tract cancer, comprising a nucleic acid capable of specifically binding to miRNA in a sample of a subject, and a method for detecting biliary tract cancer, comprising measuring the miRNA in vitro.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 18, 2020
    Publication date: July 9, 2020
    Applicants: TORAY INDUSTRIES, INC., NATIONAL CANCER CENTER
    Inventors: Junpei KAWAUCHI, Hitoshi NOBUMASA, Satoko KOZONO, Satoshi KONDOU, Hiroko SUDO, Atsushi OCHIAI, Motohiro KOJIMA
  • Publication number: 20200199688
    Abstract: An object of the present invention is to provide a kit or a device for the detection of prostate cancer and a method for detecting prostate cancer. The present invention provides a kit or a device for the detection of prostate cancer, comprising a nucleic acid capable of specifically binding to a miRNA in a sample of a subject, and a method for detecting prostate cancer, comprising measuring the miRNA in vitro.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 3, 2020
    Publication date: June 25, 2020
    Applicants: TORAY INDUSTRIES, INC., NATIONAL CANCER CENTER
    Inventors: Satoshi KONDOU, Hitoshi NOBUMASA, Satoko KOZONO, Hiroko SUDO, Junpei KAWAUCHI, Takahiro OCHIYA, Nobuyoshi KOSAKA
  • Publication number: 20200190601
    Abstract: This invention relates to a kit or a device for the detection of stomach cancer and a method for detecting stomach cancer, and provides a kit or a device for the detection of stomach cancer, comprising a nucleic acid(s) capable of specifically binding to a miRNA(s) in a sample from a subject, and a method for detecting stomach cancer, comprising measuring the miRNA(s) in vitro.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 13, 2020
    Publication date: June 18, 2020
    Applicants: TORAY INDUSTRIES, INC., NATIONAL CANCER CENTER
    Inventors: Satoko KOZONO, Hitoshi NOBUMASA, Satoshi KONDOU, Hiroko SUDO, Junpei KAWAUCHI, Atsushi OCHIAI, Motohiro KOJIMA
  • Publication number: 20200190600
    Abstract: It is intended to provide a kit or device for the detection of liver cancer and a method for detecting liver cancer. The present invention relates to a kit or device for the detection of liver cancer, comprising a nucleic acid capable of specifically binding to miRNA in a sample of a subject, and a method for detecting liver cancer, comprising measuring the miRNA in vitro.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 7, 2020
    Publication date: June 18, 2020
    Applicants: TORAY INDUSTRIES, INC., NATIONAL CANCER CENTER
    Inventors: Satoshi KONDOU, Hitoshi NOBUMASA, Satoko KOZONO, Hiroko SUDO, Junpei KAWAUCHI, Atsushi OCHIAI, Motohiro KOJIMA
  • Publication number: 20200182897
    Abstract: It is intended to provide a kit or a device for the detection of lung cancer and a method for detecting lung cancer. The present invention provides a kit or a device for the detection of lung cancer, comprising a nucleic acid capable of specifically binding to a miRNA in a sample from a subject, and a method for detecting lung cancer, comprising measuring the miRNA in vitro.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 25, 2020
    Publication date: June 11, 2020
    Applicants: TORAY INDUSTRIES, INC., NATIONAL CANCER CENTER
    Inventors: Hiroko SUDO, Hitoshi NOBUMASA, Satoko KOZONO, Satoshi KONDOU, Junpei KAWAUCHI, Atsushi OCHIAI, Motohiro KOJIMA
  • Publication number: 20200172984
    Abstract: It is intended to provide a kit or a device for the detection of colorectal cancer and a method for detecting colorectal cancer. The present invention provides a kit or a device for the detection of colorectal cancer, comprising a nucleic acid capable of specifically binding to a miRNA in a sample from a subject, and a method for detecting colorectal cancer, comprising measuring the miRNA in vitro.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 13, 2020
    Publication date: June 4, 2020
    Applicants: TORAY INDUSTRIES, INC., NATIONAL CANCER CENTER
    Inventors: Satoko KOZONO, Hitoshi NOBUMASA, Satoshi KONDOU, Hiroko SUDO, Junpei KAWAUCHI, Atsushi OCHIAI, Motohiro KOJIMA
  • Patent number: 10647978
    Abstract: A solution for extracting substantially pure RNA from a biological sample is disclosed. The solution for extracting RNA from a biological sample containing RNA and at least DNA comprises: (a) phenol in an amount of more than 50% by volume based on the total amount of the solution; (b) a polyol in an amount of 3 to 10% by volume based on the total amount of the solution; (c) a guanidinium salt at a concentration of 0.5 to 2.0 M based on the total amount of the solution; (d) a thiocyanate at a concentration of 0.1 to 0.5 M based on the total amount of the solution; and (e) a buffer for maintaining the pH of the solution at 4 to 6.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 28, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 12, 2020
    Assignee: Toray Industries, Inc.
    Inventors: Makiko Yoshimoto, Hideo Akiyama, Hitoshi Nobumasa
  • Publication number: 20200140956
    Abstract: This application provides a kit or a device for detection of ovarian tumor, comprising a nucleic acid(s) for detecting a miRNA(s) in a sample from a subject, and a method for detecting ovarian tumor, comprising measuring the miRNA(s) in vitro.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 27, 2018
    Publication date: May 7, 2020
    Applicants: TORAY INDUSTRIES, INC., NATIONAL CANCER CENTER
    Inventors: Yuho KIDA, Satoko KOZONO, Hiroko SUDO, Satoshi KONDOU, Junpei KAWAUCHI, Hitoshi NOBUMASA, Takahiro OCHIYA, Tomoyasu KATO
  • Patent number: 10633708
    Abstract: The present invention provides a kit or device for the detection of biliary tract cancer, and a method for detecting biliary tract cancer. The present invention relates to a kit or device for the detection of biliary tract cancer, comprising a nucleic acid capable of specifically binding to miRNA in a sample of a subject, and a method for detecting biliary tract cancer, comprising measuring the miRNA in vitro.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 11, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2020
    Assignees: TORAY INDUSTRIES, INC., NATIONAL CANCER CENTER
    Inventors: Junpei Kawauchi, Hitoshi Nobumasa, Satoko Kozono, Satoshi Kondou, Hiroko Sudo, Atsushi Ochiai, Motohiro Kojima
  • Patent number: 10619212
    Abstract: It is intended to provide a kit or a device for the detection of esophageal cancer and a method for detecting esophageal cancer. The present invention provides a kit or a device for the detection of esophageal cancer, comprising nucleic acid(s) capable of specifically binding to miRNA(s) in a sample f a subject, and a method for detecting esophageal cancer, comprising measuring the miRNA in vitro.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 18, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2020
    Assignees: TORAY INDUSTRIES, INC., NATIONAL CANCER CENTER
    Inventors: Hiroko Sudo, Hitoshi Nobumasa, Satoko Kozono, Satoshi Kondou, Junpei Kawauchi, Atsushi Ochiai, Motohiro Kojima
  • Patent number: 10619213
    Abstract: An object of the present invention is to provide a kit or a device for the detection of prostate cancer and a method for detecting prostate cancer. The present invention provides a kit or a device for the detection of prostate cancer, comprising a nucleic acid capable of specifically binding to a miRNA in a sample of a subject, and a method for detecting prostate cancer, comprising measuring the miRNA in vitro.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 12, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2020
    Assignees: TORAY INDUSTRIES, INC., NATIONAL CANCER CENTER
    Inventors: Satoshi Kondou, Hitoshi Nobumasa, Satoko Kozono, Hiroko Sudo, Junpei Kawauchi, Takahiro Ochiya, Nobuyoshi Kosaka
  • Patent number: 10620228
    Abstract: It is intended to provide a kit or a device for the detection of lung cancer and a method for detecting lung cancer. The present invention provides a kit or a device for the detection of lung cancer, comprising a nucleic acid capable of specifically binding to a miRNA in a sample from a subject, and a method for detecting lung cancer, comprising measuring the miRNA in vitro.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 18, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2020
    Assignees: TORAY INDUSTRIES, INC., NATIONAL CANCER CENTER
    Inventors: Hiroko Sudo, Hitoshi Nobumasa, Satoko Kozono, Satoshi Kondou, Junpei Kawauchi, Atsushi Ochiai, Motohiro Kojima
  • Patent number: 10604810
    Abstract: It is intended to provide a kit or a device for the detection of colorectal cancer and a method for detecting colorectal cancer. The present invention provides a kit or a device for the detection of colorectal cancer, comprising a nucleic acid capable of specifically binding to a miRNA in a sample from a subject, and a method for detecting colorectal cancer, comprising measuring the miRNA in vitro.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 12, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 31, 2020
    Assignees: TORAY INDUSTRIES, INC., NATIONAL CANCER CENTER
    Inventors: Satoko Kozono, Hitoshi Nobumasa, Satoshi Kondou, Hiroko Sudo, Junpei Kawauchi, Atsushi Ochiai, Motohiro Kojima
  • Patent number: 10597727
    Abstract: This invention relates to a kit or a device for the detection of stomach cancer and a method for detecting stomach cancer, and provides a kit or a device for the detection of stomach cancer, comprising a nucleic acid(s) capable of specifically binding to a miRNA(s) in a sample from a subject, and a method for detecting stomach cancer, comprising measuring the miRNA(s) in vitro.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 16, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 24, 2020
    Assignees: TORAY INDUSTRIES, INC., NATIONAL CANCER CENTER
    Inventors: Satoko Kozono, Hitoshi Nobumasa, Satoshi Kondou, Hiroko Sudo, Junpei Kawauchi, Atsushi Ochiai, Motohiro Kojima
  • Patent number: 10597726
    Abstract: It is intended to provide a kit or a device for the detection of breast cancer and a method for detecting breast cancer. The present invention provides a kit or a device for the detection of breast cancer, comprising nucleic acid(s) capable of specifically binding to a miRNA in a sample of a subject, and a method for detecting breast cancer, comprising measuring the miRNA in vitro.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 12, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 24, 2020
    Assignees: TORAY INDUSTRIES, INC., NATIONAL CANCER CENTER
    Inventors: Satoshi Kondou, Hitoshi Nobumasa, Satoko Kozono, Hiroko Sudo, Junpei Kawauchi, Takahiro Ochiya, Nobuyoshi Kosaka, Makiko Ono, Kenji Tamura
  • Patent number: 10590487
    Abstract: It is intended to provide a kit or device for the detection of liver cancer and a method for detecting liver cancer. The present invention relates to a kit or device for the detection of liver cancer, comprising a nucleic acid capable of specifically binding to miRNA in a sample of a subject, and a method for detecting liver cancer, comprising measuring the miRNA in vitro.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 18, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 17, 2020
    Assignees: TORAY INDUSTRIES, INC., NATIONAL CANCER CENTER
    Inventors: Satoshi Kondou, Hitoshi Nobumasa, Satoko Kozono, Hiroko Sudo, Junpei Kawauchi, Atsushi Ochiai, Motohiro Kojima
  • Publication number: 20190352724
    Abstract: This invention provides a kit or a device for the detection of pancreatic cancer, comprising a nucleic acid(s) capable of specifically binding to a miRNA(s) in a sample from a subject, and a method for detecting pancreatic cancer, comprising measuring the miRNA(s) in vitro.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 25, 2019
    Publication date: November 21, 2019
    Applicants: TORAY INDUSTRIES, INC., NATIONAL CANCER CENTER
    Inventors: Junpei KAWAUCHI, Hitoshi NOBUMASA, Satoko KOZONO, Satoshi KONDOU, Hiroko SUDO, Atsushi OCHIAI, Motohiro KOJIMA
  • Patent number: 10370722
    Abstract: This invention provides a kit or a device for the detection of pancreatic cancer, comprising a nucleic acid(s) capable of specifically binding to a miRNA(s) in a sample from a subject, and a method for detecting pancreatic cancer, comprising measuring the miRNA(s) in vitro.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 29, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 6, 2019
    Assignees: TORAY INDUSTRIES, INC., NATIONAL CANCER CENTER
    Inventors: Junpei Kawauchi, Hitoshi Nobumasa, Satoko Kozono, Satoshi Kondou, Hiroko Sudo, Atsushi Ochiai, Motohiro Kojima
  • Publication number: 20190112668
    Abstract: The present invention provides a kit or device for the detection of malignant brain tumor, and a method for detecting malignant brain tumor. The present invention relates to a kit or device for the detection of malignant brain tumor, comprising nucleic acid(s) capable of specifically binding to predetermined miRNA(s) in a sample of a subject, and a method for detecting malignant brain tumor, comprising measuring the miRNA(s) in vitro.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 31, 2017
    Publication date: April 18, 2019
    Applicants: TORAY INDUSTRIES, INC., NATIONAL CANCER CENTER
    Inventors: Makiko YOSHIMOTO, Satoko KOZONO, Junpei KAWAUCHI, Satoshi KONDOU, Hitoshi NOBUMASA, Takahiro OCHIYA, Yoshitaka NARITA, Makoto OHNO