Patents by Inventor HONGYIN GAO

HONGYIN GAO 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: 10494328
    Abstract: In one aspect, the present disclosure provides methods of preparing a primary or secondary amine and hydroxylated aromatic compounds. In some embodiments, the aromatic compound may be unsubstituted, substituted, or contain one or more heteroatoms within the rings of the aromatic compound. The methods described herein may be carried out without the need for transition metal catalysts or harsh reaction conditions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 25, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 3, 2019
    Assignee: William Marsh Rice University
    Inventors: Hongyin Gao, Zhe Zhou, Laszlo Kurti
  • Publication number: 20190202774
    Abstract: In one aspect, the present disclosure provides diaryl compounds of the formula presented herein. The application also provides compositions and methods of treatment thereof. In some embodiments, these compounds are used in the treatment of bacterial infections or in the treatment of cancer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 11, 2016
    Publication date: July 4, 2019
    Applicants: WILLIAM MARSH RICE UNIVERSITY, THE TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY SYSTEM, THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS SYSTEM
    Inventors: Hongyin GAO, Laszlo KURTI, Kush SHAH, Parth SHAH, Carolyn L CANNON
  • Publication number: 20180057444
    Abstract: In one aspect, the present disclosure provides methods of preparing a primary or secondary amine and hydroxylated aromatic compounds. In some embodiments, the aromatic compound may be unsubstituted, substituted, or contain one or more heteroatoms within the rings of the aromatic compound. The methods described herein may be carried out without the need for transition metal catalysts or harsh reaction conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 25, 2017
    Publication date: March 1, 2018
    Applicant: WILLIAM MARSH RICE UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: HONGYIN GAO, Zhe ZHOU, Laszlo KURTI