Masahiro Takeuchi 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).
Abstract: A vaccine composition for administration to the oral cavity of a human or an animal, the vaccine composition containing at least one antigen derived from an infectious disease, and at least one selected from the group consisting of a toll-like receptor 4 (TLR4) agonist, a toll-like receptor 2/6 (TLR2/6) agonist, and cyclic dinucleotide, or a derivative or salt thereof.
Abstract: Disclosed herein is a semiconductor integrated circuit which controls the quality of an image and includes a viewer detector, a region specifier, and a controller. The viewer detector detects the number of viewer(s) watching the image and a gaze region being watched by the viewer within the image. If the number of viewers is plural, the region specifier specifies a local region of the image as a target region based on a plurality of gaze regions being watched by the viewers. The controller performs image quality control on the target region.
Abstract: According to one embodiment, a mask pattern correction system includes the following configuration. A stress analysis circuitry divides a layout of a circuit pattern formed using a design mask formed in accordance with mask design data into correction regions, and acquires a displacement amount from the regions. A correction value calculation circuitry calculates a displacement correction value from the displacement amount. A correction map generation circuitry generates a correction map based on a correction value difference of the displacement correction values. A mask position correction circuitry allocates the regions to a layout of the circuit pattern, performs displacement correction of a mask pattern on the design mask by the displacement correction values, and creates a correction mask based on the displacement correction.
Abstract: A fuel cell system comprises an interface configured to receive a user operation toward the fuel cell system, and a controller configured to perform a predetermined process related to a reception stop of the user operation at least during a period from a start to an end of a stop operation of the fuel cell system.
Abstract: A lid device includes an opening former, a lid, and a connector. The opening former is provided with an opening. The lid opens and closes the opening in the opening former. The connector intervenes between the opening former and the lid, and connects the opening former with the lid. The opening former includes a first gear. The lid includes a second gear. The connector includes a third gear meshing with both of the first gear and the second gear. The opening former and connector are made turnable relatively to one another about the axial center of the first gear. The lid and connector are made turnable relatively to one another about the axial center of the second gear. The connector interlocks the opening former turning relatively to the connector and the lid turning relatively to the connector with one another.
Abstract: A semiconductor integrated circuit operates with a voltage supplied from a first power supply IC to transmit and receive data to and from an external memory. The semiconductor integrated circuit includes: an interface circuit operating with a voltage supplied from a second power supply IC and accessing the external memory to transmit and receive data to and from the external memory; a determination circuit which determines, based on a result of the access by the interface circuit, an AC timing specification between the external memory and the interface circuit to generate control information for controlling an output voltage of the second power supply IC in accordance with the AC timing specification; and a voltage control circuit which controls the output voltage of the second power supply IC in accordance with the control information.
Abstract: An electromechanical transducer element includes a first electrode on a substrate, an electromechanical transducer film on the first electrode, and a second electrode on the electromechanical transducer film. The electromechanical transducer film includes a thin line pattern. The thin line pattern includes a plurality of thin lines that are spaced away from each other.
Abstract: The present invention aims to develop a method capable of evaluating T cell immune function. A method for evaluating T cell immune function including detecting and quantifying soluble PD-L1 having a binding ability to PD-1, and an ELISA system used for detecting and quantifying bsPD-L1, including a carrier with a solid-phased PD-1 protein, a means for reacting the carrier and a test sample, and a means for detecting and m quantifying soluble PD-L1 bound to the carrier as bsPD-L1.
September 7, 2018
September 10, 2020
UNIVERSITY OF OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH, JAPAN, NIPPON MEDICAL SCHOOL FOUNDATION
Yoshiko IWAI, Masahiro TAKEUCHI, Tomomitsu DOI
Abstract: The present invention provides a drug containing a compound having Trk-inhibiting activity as an active ingredient in prophylaxis and/or therapy for Trk-related diseases such as pain, pruritus, lower urinary tract dysfunction, asthma, allergic rhinitis, inflammatory bowel disease or Chagas disease. A compound represented by the general formula (I), wherein all symbols represent the same meanings as described in the specification, a salt thereof, an N-oxide thereof, a solvate thereof or a prodrug thereof is useful as a drug component having Trk-inhibiting activity in prophylaxis and/or therapy of diseases such as pain, pruritus, lower urinary tract dysfunction, asthma, allergic rhinitis, inflammatory bowel disease or Chagas disease.
Abstract: A pulse photometry probe includes a holding member that includes a contact face which is to be in contact with living tissue of a patient, an emitter that is placed in the holding member, a detector that is placed in the holding member and detects light emitted from the emitter, and, a spacer that is disposed between the contact face and the emitter and has an opening, wherein an air layer defined by the opening is disposed between an emitting face of the emitter and the contact face.
Abstract: Disclosed is a MIMO system including a transmitter and a receiver, in which an overall BER characteristic is improved. The transmitter (1) maps data, distributed among transmit antennas, onto an IQ plane to generate carrier symbols, and then, applies an inter-polarization interleave processing in a time direction to the carrier symbols between the transmit antennas, to generate OFDM signals. Receiving the OFDM signals, the receiver (2) demodulates the OFDM signals to generate complex baseband signals, and after that, applies a first deinterleave processing in a time direction to the complex baseband signals to generate time deinterleaved data. Further, the receiver (2) applies a MIMO separation processing to the time deinterleaved data to generate a plurality of sets of MIMO separated data and applies a second deinterleave processing between the receive antennas to the plurality of sets of MIMO separated data, so as to generate carrier symbols.
February 9, 2016
Date of Patent:
September 8, 2020
NIPPON HOSO KYOKAI, NHK Engineering System, Inc.
Abstract: An image processing device according to an embodiment includes an image acquisition unit, an information acquisition unit, a generation unit, and a composition unit. The image acquisition unit acquires a captured image where an image of an environment of a vehicle is captured by an image-capturing device. The information acquisition unit acquires information regarding a detected position of an obstacle that exists in an environment of the vehicle. The generation unit generates a virtual viewpoint image where an environment of the vehicle is viewed from a virtual viewpoint, based on the captured image that is acquired by the image acquisition unit. The composition unit composites a notification image that provides notification of existence of the obstacle at the detected position with the virtual viewpoint image and composites a vehicle image with the virtual viewpoint image.
November 29, 2017
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August 18, 2020
DENSO TEN Limited, TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
Abstract: An in-vehicle air conditioning device includes a plurality of air conditioning openings provided for each of a plurality of seats of the vehicle at at least one of an upper part and a lower part of the vehicle corresponding to each seat; a plurality of airflow generators that are provided for each of the air conditioning openings and generate an airflow discharged from the air conditioning openings while controlling a temperature and an amount of the airflow; and a controller that individually controls the plurality of airflow generators, wherein at least some of the plurality of airflow generators include an air volume distribution adjustor adjusts planar distribution of a volume of air that passes through the air volume distribution adjustor, and wherein the controller control an amount of the planar distribution of the volume of air adjusted by the air volume distribution adjustor.
Abstract: A control apparatus for an internal combustion engine includes circuitry configured to control a fuel injector of the internal combustion engine to stop injecting fuel to reduce torque generated by the internal combustion engine during upshift. The circuitry is to acquire a target injection amount parameter corresponding to a target injection amount of the fuel to be injected by the fuel injector to operate the internal combustion engine based on an operation state parameter corresponding to an operation state of the internal combustion engine. The circuitry is to acquire a minimum injectable amount parameter corresponding to a minimum injectable amount of the fuel injectable from the fuel injector. The circuitry is to control the fuel injector to start injecting the fuel when the minimum injectable amount parameter exceeds the target injection amount parameter while the fuel injector is controlled to stop injecting the fuel during the upshift.
Abstract: A semiconductor device including a semiconductor element is provided. The semiconductor element includes a saturation current suppression layer formed above a drift layer and including electric field block layers arranged in a stripe manner and JFET portions arranged in a stripe manner. The electric field block layers and the JFET portions are alternately arranged. The semiconductor element includes trench gate structures. A longer direction of the trench gate structure intersects with a longer direction of the electric field block layer and a longer direction of JFET portion. The JFET portion includes a first layer having a first conductivity type impurity concentration larger than the drift layer and a second layer formed above the first layer and having a first conductivity type impurity concentration smaller than the first layer.
Abstract: A liquid composition for an electrode composite material is provided. The liquid composition comprises an active material, a dispersion medium, and a polymerizable compound. A viscosity of the liquid composition at 25 degrees C. is a viscosity at which the liquid composition is dischargeable from a liquid discharge head.
Abstract: A control device of a vehicle capable of improving acceleration responsiveness and suppressing increase in the NOx emission amount when a required torque is increased during a steady lean operation. A target air-fuel ratio (AFCMD) is set according to an accelerator pedal operation of a driver. When the driver depresses an accelerator pedal to make an acceleration request during the lean operation, in which the AFCMD is set to a predetermined lean air-fuel ratio (AFLN), air-fuel ratio reduction control is executed to reduce the AFCMD according to the acceleration request. In the air-fuel ratio reduction control, when the AFCMD calculated according to a required torque (TRQCMD) is smaller than a limit air-fuel ratio (AFLMT), the AFCMD is set to the AFLMT, and the AFLMT is set to a value smaller than the AFLN set in a steady state of the lean operation and larger than a theoretical air-fuel ratio (AFST).
Abstract: The present invention provides a suppression type antisense oligonucleotide targeting TDP-43 mRNA, containing a nucleotide sequence complementary to a sequence consisting of at least 10 continuous nucleotides in a nucleotide sequence shown in any of SEQ ID NOs: 2-4, and a promotion type antisense oligonucleotide targeting TDP-43 mRNA, containing a nucleotide sequence complementary to a sequence consisting of at least 10 continuous nucleotides in a nucleotide sequence shown in SEQ ID NO: 5.
July 6, 2018
May 28, 2020
OSAKA UNIVERSITY, KNC LABORATORIES CO., LTD., NATIONAL UNIVERSITY CORPORATION NAGOYA UNIVERSITY
Abstract: A blood purification apparatus and a blood purification system that is operable with increased ease even if a blood purifier requires special treatment conditions and operational settings is used. A blood purification apparatus includes a blood purifier for giving blood purification treatment by purifying blood of a patient; and a control device that executes, in accordance with preset treatment conditions and/or operational settings, an operation for performing the blood purification treatment or an operation associated with the blood purification treatment.
Abstract: A disclosed film electrode includes an electrode base, and an active material layer formed on the electrode base, and a resin layer adhering to at least one of a peripheral portion of the active material layer and a surface of the active material layer in a direction extending along a plane of the electrode base.