Patents by Inventor John Perry

John Perry 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: 11912447
    Abstract: An automated syringe handling system that will safely, securely, and quickly assemble syringes or other medical devices under controlled/sterile conditions while maintaining the syringes in a stable orientation and eliminating unnecessary operator contact with the syringes and working area.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 23, 2020
    Date of Patent: February 27, 2024
    Assignees: University of South Carolina, Nephron Pha
    Inventors: John Michael Cutler, John Perry Diamond, Ramy Harik, William Sickinger, Jr., Jon Alan Burgess, Luther Joey Vann, Jr., Charles Gainey, Jr.
  • Publication number: 20240000254
    Abstract: A drinking straw is set forth, comprising an elongate tubular body fabricated from a material that loses rigidity when wet, and at least one ring of perforations circumscribing the elongate tubular body forming at least one frangible segment that can be removed when the material loses rigidity.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 30, 2022
    Publication date: January 4, 2024
    Inventor: Nicholas Roderick John PERRY
  • Publication number: 20230316955
    Abstract: An article comprising a pop-up card is provided. The article comprises a single sheet of paper including a single crease and separating the sheet of paper into a left panel and a right panel, wherein the sheet is in a closed position when folded along the crease, and wherein the sheet is in the open position when not folded along the crease, a pop-up slice-form element coupled to said sheet, wherein the slice-form includes a first plurality of slice-form elements perpendicular to a second plurality of slice-form elements when in the open position, wherein the slice-form element comprises a first and last slice-form element each with a distal tab, and wherein in the open position the pop-up slice-form element is displayed as a three-dimensional configuration, and in the closed position said pop-up slice-form element folds together into a flat configuration.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 5, 2023
    Publication date: October 5, 2023
    Inventors: John Perry Wise, Robin Sebastian Koske Rose
  • Patent number: 11705021
    Abstract: An article comprising a pop-up card is provided. The article comprises a single sheet of paper including a single crease and separating the sheet of paper into a left panel and a right panel, wherein the sheet is in a closed position when folded along the crease, and wherein the sheet is in the open position when not folded along the crease, a pop-up slice-form element coupled to said sheet, wherein the slice-form includes a first plurality of slice-form elements perpendicular to a second plurality of slice-form elements when in the open position, wherein the slice-form element comprises a first and last slice-form element each with a distal tab, and wherein in the open position the pop-up slice-form element is displayed as a three-dimensional configuration, and in the closed position said pop-up slice-form element folds together into a flat configuration.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 14, 2021
    Date of Patent: July 18, 2023
    Assignee: LovePop, Inc.
    Inventors: John Perry Wise, Robin Sebastian Koske Rose
  • Publication number: 20220371756
    Abstract: An automated syringe handling system that will safely, securely, and quickly assemble syringes or other medical devices under controlled/sterile conditions while maintaining the syringes in a stable orientation and eliminating unnecessary operator contact with the syringes and working area.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 23, 2020
    Publication date: November 24, 2022
    Applicants: University of South Carolina, Nephron Pharmaceuticals Corporation
    Inventors: John Michael Cutler, John Perry Diamond, Ramy Harik, William Sickinger, Jon Alan Burgess, Luther Joey Vann, Charles Gainey
  • Patent number: 11414403
    Abstract: A new compound exhibiting particularly advantageous antibacterial properties, and having the structural formula: L-pyroglutamyl-L-1-aminoethyltetrazole (or N-(1-(1H-tetrazol-5-yl)ethyl)-5-oxopyrrolidine-2-carboxamide). Also, the use of this compound in microbiological culture methods and media intended for the detection, identification, enrichment, counting and/or isolation of target microorganisms that may be encountered in samples taken for clinical diagnosis or microbiological health control purposes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 24, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 16, 2022
    Assignee: BIOMERIEUX
    Inventors: Rosaleen Anderson, Mark Gray, Laszlo Kondacs, Sylvain Orenga, John Perry
  • Patent number: 11382902
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a compound and composition for use in the stimulation of IL-12 production and IFN-? production, which compound is selected from: tert-butyl N-[2-{4-[6-amino-5-(2,4-difluorobenzoyl)-2-oxopyridin-1(2H)-yl]-3,5-difluorophenyl}ethyl)-L-alaninate, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt, hydrate or solvate thereof; and N-[2-{4-[6-amino-5-(2,4-difluorobenzoyl)-2-oxopyridin-1(2H)-yl]-3,5-difluorophenyl}ethyl)-L-alanine.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 30, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 12, 2022
    Inventors: David Festus Charles Moffat, Martin John Perry, Stephen Mark Anderton, Clare Louise Doris
  • Publication number: 20220016596
    Abstract: The invention relates to a process for producing superabsorbent polymer particles, comprising storing acrylic acid in at least one tank (B1) at a production site for acrylic acid and in at least one tank (B2) at a production site for superabsorbent polymer particles, wherein the at least one tank (B1) at the production site for acrylic acid and the at least one tank (B2) at the production site for superabsorbent polymer particles are interconnected by one single pipe line (3) and the flow inside the pipe line (3) is temporary reversed during interruptions of the production superabsorbent polymer particles.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 4, 2019
    Publication date: January 20, 2022
    Inventors: Monte Alan Peterson, John Perry Guentzel, Juergen Schroeder, Ruediger Funk, Matthias Weismantel
  • Publication number: 20210363563
    Abstract: A method for distinguishing among a first group of microorganisms belonging to a first taxon of Gram negative bacteria, the first group of bacteria exhibiting a mechanism of resistance to a treatment; a second group of microorganisms belonging to a second taxon of Gram negative bacteria, the second taxon of bacteria being different than said first taxon, and exhibiting a mechanism of resistance to a treatment identical to the mechanism of the first group; and a third group of Gram negative bacteria that is not resistant to the treatment.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 3, 2021
    Publication date: November 25, 2021
    Applicant: BIOMERIEUX
    Inventors: Sylvain ORENGA, Céline ROGER-DALBERT, John PERRY, Vanessa CHANTEPERDRIX, Gilles ZAMBARDI, Nathalie BAL
  • Publication number: 20210343188
    Abstract: An article comprising a pop-up card is provided. The article comprises a single sheet of paper including a single crease and separating the sheet of paper into a left panel and a right panel, wherein the sheet is in a closed position when folded along the crease, and wherein the sheet is in the open position when not folded along the crease, a pop-up slice-form element coupled to said sheet, wherein the slice-form includes a first plurality of slice-form elements perpendicular to a second plurality of slice-form elements when in the open position, wherein the slice-form element comprises a first and last slice-form element each with a distal tab, and wherein in the open position the pop-up slice-form element is displayed as a three-dimensional configuration, and in the closed position said pop-up slice-form element folds together into a flat configuration.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 14, 2021
    Publication date: November 4, 2021
    Applicant: LovePop, Inc.
    Inventors: John Perry Wise, Robin Sebastian Koske Rose
  • Patent number: 11111518
    Abstract: A method for distinguishing among a first group of microorganisms belonging to a first taxon of Gram negative bacteria, the first group of bacteria exhibiting a mechanism of resistance to a treatment; a second group of microorganisms belonging to a second taxon of Gram negative bacteria, the second taxon of bacteria being different than said first taxon, and exhibiting a mechanism of resistance to a treatment identical to the mechanism of the first group; and a third group of Gram negative bacteria that is not resistant to the treatment.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 8, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 7, 2021
    Assignee: BIOMERIEUX
    Inventors: Sylvain Orenga, Céline Roger-Dalbert, John Perry, Vanessa Chanteperdrix, Gilles Zambardi, Nathalie Bal
  • Publication number: 20210177230
    Abstract: A dispersible, nonwoven multistrata wipe material is provided that is stable in a wetting liquid and flushable in use. More particularly, multilayered structures including, but not limited to, two, three, or four layers are provided to form the dispersible nonwoven wipe material. The layers contain combinations of cellulosic and noncellulosic fibers, and optionally a binder or additive.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 25, 2021
    Publication date: June 17, 2021
    Applicant: GEORGIA-PACIFIC MT. HOLLY LLC
    Inventors: John Perry Baker, Maria Curran, Jeffrey Scott Hurley, Ronald Timothy Moose, Jacek K. Dutkiewicz, Manuel Vidal Murcia, Thomas Hess
  • Patent number: 11001873
    Abstract: A microorganism detection medium, said detection being based on showing the presence of a microbial enzyme activity chosen from esterase and/or osidase and/or peptidase and/or sulfatase and/or phosphatase activities of microorganisms, preferably said microbial enzyme activity being an esterase activity, said medium comprising: at least one chromogenic and/or fluorogenic substrate specific to the enzyme activity sought, preferably specific to an esterase activity, at least one alkyl(thio)glycoside, at least one solvent (S).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 11, 2021
    Assignee: BIOMERIEUX
    Inventors: Marie Cellier, Sylvain Orenga, John Perry
  • Publication number: 20200360359
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a compound and composition for use in the stimulation of IL-12 production and IFN-? production, which compound is selected from: tert-butyl N-[2-{4-[6-amino-5-(2,4-difluorobenzoyl)-2-oxopyridin-1(2H)-yl]-3,5-difluorophenyl}ethyl)-L-alaninate, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt, hydrate or solvate thereof; and N-[2-{4-[6-amino-5-(2,4-difluorobenzoyl)-2-oxopyridin-1(2H)-yl]-3,5-difluorophenyl}ethyl)-L-alanine.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 30, 2018
    Publication date: November 19, 2020
    Applicant: Macrophage Pharma Limited
    Inventors: David Festus Charles Moffat, Martin John Perry, Stephen Mark Anderton, Clare Louise Doris
  • Publication number: 20200277281
    Abstract: A new compound exhibiting particularly advantageous antibacterial properties, and having the structural formula: L-pyroglutamyl-L-1-aminoethyltetrazole (or N-(1-(1H-tetrazol-5-yl)ethyl)-5-oxopyrrolidine-2-carboxamide). Also, the use of this compound in microbiological culture methods and media intended for the detection, identification, enrichment, counting and/or isolation of target microorganisms that may be encountered in samples taken for clinical diagnosis or microbiological health control purposes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 24, 2018
    Publication date: September 3, 2020
    Applicant: BIOMÉRIEUX
    Inventors: Rosaleen ANDERSON, Mark GRAY, Laszlo KONDACS, Sylvain ORENGA, John PERRY
  • Patent number: 10759571
    Abstract: A tamper evident food container is provided. The container comprises a base hingedly connected to a lid. The lid includes an outer raised portion having an integrally connected inner recessed portion formed therein, wherein the inner recessed portion includes a peelable flap portion partially detachable from the inner recessed portion for lifting the peelable flap upwardly from the inner recessed portion; an upper flange extending perpendicularly outward from a perimeter of the lid and having a connecting member located between extending latching portions extending outwardly from the upper flange and adapted for being received in the two latch receiving openings; and a tab connected to the peelable flap portion on a first end and detachably connected to the connecting member on a second end, where the tab is configured for pushing inward to detach the second end from the connecting member allowing the peelable flap portion to be lifted upwardly.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 1, 2020
    Assignee: Sonoco Development, Inc.
    Inventors: George Plummer, Chadrick Paul Fife, John Perry
  • Patent number: 10597693
    Abstract: A process for the enrichment and selective culture of mycobacteria contained in a biological sample, wherein all or part of the sample is inoculated in/on a culture medium including a nutritive component suitable for the development and growth of mycobacteria, wherein the culture medium includes, as selective agents, at least 9-chloro-9-(4?-diethylamino)phenyl-9,10-dihydro-10-phenylacridine hydrochloride (or C-390) and an agent capable of inhibiting Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteria. The invention also relates to a culture medium suitable for implementing this process for the enrichment and selective culture of mycobacteria.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 4, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 24, 2020
    Assignee: BIOMERIEUX
    Inventors: Sylvain Orenga, Audrey Perry, John Perry, Clair Preece
  • Publication number: 20200071742
    Abstract: A method for distinguishing among a first group of microorganisms belonging to a first taxon of Gram negative bacteria, the first group of bacteria exhibiting a mechanism of resistance to a treatment; a second group of microorganisms belonging to a second taxon of Gram negative bacteria, the second taxon of bacteria being different than said first taxon, and exhibiting a mechanism of resistance to a treatment identical to the mechanism of the first group; and a third group of Gram negative bacteria that is not resistant to the treatment.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 8, 2019
    Publication date: March 5, 2020
    Applicant: BIOMERIEUX
    Inventors: Sylvain ORENGA, Céline ROGER-DALBERT, John PERRY, Vanessa CHANTEPERDRIX, Gilles ZAMBARDI, Nathalie BAL
  • Patent number: 10494658
    Abstract: A method for distinguishing among a first group of microorganisms belonging to a first taxon of Gram negative bacteria, the first group of bacteria exhibiting a mechanism of resistance to a treatment; a second group of microorganisms belonging to a second taxon of Gram negative bacteria, the second taxon of bacteria being different than said first taxon, and exhibiting a mechanism of resistance to a treatment identical to the mechanism of the first group; and a third group of Gram negative bacteria that is not resistant to the treatment.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 7, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 3, 2019
    Assignee: BIOMERIEUX SA
    Inventors: Sylvain Orenga, Céline Roger-Dalbert, John Perry, Vanessa Chanteperdrix, Gilles Zambardi, Nathalie Bal
  • Patent number: 10369959
    Abstract: A bonnet displacement mechanism for coupling a bonnet panel to a body structure of a vehicle. The bonnet displacement mechanism comprises a hinge mechanism for elevating a rear edge of the bonnet panel from a normal position, in-use, to a deployed position, and for lowering the rear edge of the bonnet panel from the deployed position to a latched position. The bonnet displacement mechanism comprises a latch mechanism to latch the hinge mechanism at the latched position.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 4, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 6, 2019
    Assignee: Jaguar Land Rober Limited
    Inventors: William McLundie, Sudhindra Katagade, Syed Kazmi, Sivaprasad Mohankumar, John Perry, Andrew Profitt, Grenville Bateman