Patents by Inventor Masaki Mori

Masaki Mori 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: 11356581
    Abstract: On a recording sheet of a first size, an image combined with gradation patches of a plurality of colors is printed, on a recording sheet of a second size smaller than the first size, images combined with the gradation patches of the plurality of colors are divided and printed into a plurality of recording sheets, color measurement is performed on each of the gradation patches, and gradation correction data is generated.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 15, 2020
    Date of Patent: June 7, 2022
    Assignee: CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Aya Kasahara, Masaki Kashiwagi, Junichi Mori
  • Publication number: 20220134754
    Abstract: A piezoelectric device includes a diaphragm provided on a side of one surface of a substrate, and a piezoelectric actuator having a first electrode, a piezoelectric body layer, and a second electrode which are stacked in a first direction on a side of a surface opposite to the substrate of the diaphragm, in which when one area far from an end portion of the second electrode is a first area and one area near the end portion of the second electrode is a second area, of two areas of the second electrode in a second direction intersecting the first direction, the second electrode has a stiffness of 17,000 N/m or more in the second area in the first direction, which is higher than a stiffness in the first area in the first direction, and a length in the second area in the first direction is equal to or less than a length of the piezoelectric body layer in the second area in the first direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 28, 2021
    Publication date: May 5, 2022
    Inventors: Motoki TAKABE, Masaki MORI
  • Publication number: 20220126583
    Abstract: A liquid discharge head includes a diaphragm, a first electrode, a piezoelectric body, and a second electrode, which are stacked in this order in a first direction, in which when a region of the piezoelectric body interposed between the first electrode and the second electrode is set as a first region, a region of the piezoelectric body other than the first region is set as a second region, a portion of the piezoelectric body including at least a part of a boundary between the first region and the second region is set as a boundary portion, and a portion of the piezoelectric body that is different from the boundary portion and is located in the first region is set as a non-boundary portion, a dielectric constant of the boundary portion is smaller than a dielectric constant of the non-boundary portion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 25, 2021
    Publication date: April 28, 2022
    Inventors: Masaki MORI, Motoki TAKABE
  • Patent number: 11298370
    Abstract: The purpose of the present invention is to provide a therapeutic agent which is for inflammatory bowel disease and exhibits superior prophylactic or therapeutic effects on inflammatory bowel disease by using miR-29a and/or miR-29b. The prophylactic or therapeutic agent for inflammatory bowel disease comprises composite particles in which miR-29a and/or miR-29b is/are carried on carbonate apatite particles, and said agent is administered systemically.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 24, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 12, 2022
    Inventors: Hirofumi Yamamoto, Masaki Mori
  • Publication number: 20220101147
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to predicting trait information from the genetic information of individuals, and generating a model therefor. Learning is performed using a plurality of types of genetic information from a plurality of individuals, and a model for predicting trait information is generated. For said learning, it is possible to create images of the genetic information, and provide the same to said learning. The images in the present disclosure can store both sequence information and expression information. Moreover, the layout of genetic factors in the images can be optimized. Said learning can be performed as split learning, and the data after said split learning can be consolidated.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 27, 2019
    Publication date: March 31, 2022
    Inventors: Masamitsu KONNO, Hideshi ISHII, Masaki MORI, Ayumu ASAI, Jun KOSEKI
  • Patent number: 11273639
    Abstract: The terminal portion extends onto a surface of the protrusion portion from part positioned in the second layer and corresponding to the second portion, and part on the surface of the protrusion portion contacts an electrode of the drive element.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 23, 2020
    Date of Patent: March 15, 2022
    Assignee: Seiko Epson Corporation
    Inventors: Masaki Mori, Eiju Hirai, Motoki Takabe
  • Patent number: 11226330
    Abstract: The present invention provides a method for capturing specific cells (e.g. many types of cancer cells, including cancer cells not expressing EpCAM) and a method for analysis of specific cells involving the method. Included is a method for capturing specific cells present in blood or biological fluid, the method including: subjecting sampled blood or biological fluid to enrichment; and capturing specific cells therefrom onto a hydrophilic polymer layer in a flow field.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 16, 2019
    Date of Patent: January 18, 2022
    Assignees: SUMITOMO RUBBER INDUSTRIES, LTD., YAMAGATA UNIVERSITY, OSAKA UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Yasuhisa Minagawa, Masaru Tanaka, Takashi Hoshiba, Haruka Emura, Masaki Mori, Hirofumi Yamamoto, Naotsugu Haraguchi
  • Patent number: 11149600
    Abstract: In the oil lubrication structure that supplies lubricating oil to the transmission device, the oil lubrication structure includes an oil passage formed above a transmission device. The oil passage is formed by an oil groove portion and a plate member. The oil groove portion is integrally formed in a crankcase. The plate member is arranged in the crankcase so as to cover the oil groove portion. The plate member has oil dripping holes formed therein, and the oil dripping holes are opened at positions directly above the transmission device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 18, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 19, 2021
    Inventor: Masaki Mori
  • Publication number: 20210317453
    Abstract: The present invention provides a cancer stem cell elimination agent containing a substance that suppresses an expression or function of SDC4, a method for detecting or sorting a cancer stem cell in a cancer cell population, including using an expression of SDC4 as an index, and the like.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 13, 2019
    Publication date: October 14, 2021
    Applicant: CancerStem Tech Inc.
    Inventors: Masaki MORI, Hirofumi YAMAMOTO, Xin WU
  • Publication number: 20210308271
    Abstract: The present invention pertains to a ligand that contains a plurality of groups represented by formula (1) and is capable of multivalently binding to a glutamine transporter expressed in excess in a cancer cell compared to a normal cell.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 17, 2017
    Publication date: October 7, 2021
    Applicants: TOKYO INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, OSAKA UNIVERISTY
    Inventors: Nobuhiro Nishiyama, Hiroyasu Takemoto, Takahiro Nomoto, Keishiro Tomoda, Makoto Matsui, Naoki Yamada, Yuto Honda, Hideshi Ishii, Masaki Mori, Masamitsu Konno
  • Patent number: 11136752
    Abstract: A flush toilet includes a toilet main body, a flush water tank device, and connection conduits for supplying, to a toilet main body, flush water supplied from a reservoir tank. The reservoir tank includes a large tank portion on a large volume side in the reservoir tank when the reservoir tank is divided into two at the left-right center and a small tank portion on a small volume side in the reservoir tank when the reservoir tank is divided into two at the left-right center. The upstream end of one connection conduit is connected to the large tank portion and, on the other hand, the downstream end of the other connection conduit is connected to the other side of the toilet main body divided into two at the left-right center.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 19, 2020
    Date of Patent: October 5, 2021
    Assignee: TOTO LTD.
    Inventors: Shu Kashirajima, Takahiro Hara, Masaki Mori, Yukari Kawazu, Tsubasa Ishibashi, Hironori Yamasaki
  • Patent number: 11125559
    Abstract: A ball rotation amount measurement system which includes a magnetic sensor fixed to a ball to measure geomagnetism in at least one axis direction, and a computation unit configured to compute the rotation amount of the ball using data of a large number of the geomagnetism time-sequentially acquired by the magnetic sensor. The computation unit includes a difference data calculation unit configured to calculate a difference between two of the time-sequential geomagnetic data to thereby time-sequentially obtain a large number of difference data, a difference waveform calculation unit configured to determine a difference waveform that represents a time variation waveform of a large number of the difference data, and a rotation amount calculation unit configured to calculate the rotation amount of the ball, based on information of zero cross points at which the difference waveform crosses a straight line indicating zero-difference within a predetermined period.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 21, 2021
    Assignee: AICHI STEEL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Michiharu Yamamoto, Kazuo Urakawa, Masaki Mori
  • Patent number: 11124956
    Abstract: The water conduit has: a first water-guiding portion extending from a water supply portion, where the flush water is supplied to the water conduit, to a first spout port located on one of right and left sides of the bowl portion; and a second water-guiding portion extending from the water supply portion to a second spout port located on the other side. The water supply portion is located at a position on the one side. The flush water is supplied to the water supply portion in a direction from the water supply portion toward the first water-guiding portion. A collision wall is provided on a way of the first water-guiding portion such that at least a part of the supplied flush water collides with the collision wall. The at least part of the flush water having collided with the collision wall is supplied to the second water-guiding portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 18, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 21, 2021
    Assignee: TOTO LTD.
    Inventors: Masaaki Momoe, Shu Kashirajima, Satoshi Takano, Masaki Mori
  • Publication number: 20210268798
    Abstract: A liquid ejecting head includes a diaphragm, a first electrode, a piezoelectric layer, and a second electrode in this order in a first direction, and ejects liquid. The second electrode includes a first portion that is next to the piezoelectric layer in the first direction and is electrically conductive. A length in the first direction is defined as a thickness. One position in a second direction intersecting with the first direction is defined as a first position. Another one position is defined as a second position that is closer to an end of the second electrode in the second direction than the first position is. Given the definition, the thickness of the first portion at the second position is less than the thickness of the first portion at the first position.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 1, 2021
    Publication date: September 2, 2021
    Inventors: Motoki TAKABE, Masanori MIKOSHIBA, Masaki MORI
  • Publication number: 20210221136
    Abstract: A liquid discharge head to discharge a liquid includes a piezoelectric body, a first electrode layer disposed at least partly on the piezoelectric body in a stacking direction, and a first wiring disposed on the first electrode layer in the stacking direction, the first wiring being more likely to cause ion migration than the first electrode layer, in which the piezoelectric body, the first electrode layer, and the first wiring are stacked in the stacking direction. When a predetermined area on the piezoelectric body is a first area, and a predetermined area adjacent to the first area on the piezoelectric body is a second area, both the first wiring and the first electrode layer are disposed in the first area, and the first wiring is not disposed while the first electrode layer is disposed in the second area.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 14, 2021
    Publication date: July 22, 2021
    Inventors: Masaki MORI, Motoki TAKABE
  • Publication number: 20210215669
    Abstract: A method of examining for cancer in a non-primate mammal such as a pet animal may include, for example, a method of examining or diagnosing for cancer in a non-primate mammal, including evaluating taxic behavior of nematodes toward a urine sample from a subject mammal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 14, 2019
    Publication date: July 15, 2021
    Applicant: Hirotsu Bio Science Inc.
    Inventors: Takaaki HIROTSU, Satoru KAIFUCHI, Toshimi SUGIMOTO, Hideshi ISHII, Masamitsu KONNO, Yuji UEDA, Shogo KOBAYASHI, Hidetoshi EGUCHI, Yuichiro DOKI, Masaki MORI
  • Patent number: 11015676
    Abstract: To provide a vehicle that includes a balancer mechanism for reducing vibration of the engine and can leave a space margin for increasing the fuel tank in size and/or arranging equipment or components at the rear of the cylinder and above the crankcase. A vehicle includes: an engine mounted on a body frame. The engine comprises a crankcase with a ceiling wall, a crankshaft provided in the crankcase, and a balancer mechanism for reducing vibration of the engine by power transmitted from the crankshaft. The balancer mechanism comprises an idler gear disposed behind the crankshaft and rotated by power transmitted from the crankshaft, and a first balancer disposed behind the idler gear and rotated by power transmitted from the idler gear. The idler gear and the first balancer are disposed along the ceiling wall.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 7, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 25, 2021
    Inventor: Masaki Mori
  • Patent number: 10982421
    Abstract: A flush toilet includes: a toilet main unit having a bowl portion, and a water conduit formed in the toilet main unit and configured to supply flush water into the bowl portion. The water conduit has: a first water-guiding portion extending from a water supply portion to a first spout port located on one of right and left sides of the bowl portion; and a second water-guiding portion extending from the water supply portion to a second spout port located on the other of the right and left sides of the bowl portion. The water supply portion is located at a right-sided or left-sided position in a right and left direction. The flush water is supplied to the water supply portion in a direction inclined with respect to a front and back direction and intersected with an inside surface of the water supply portion, as seen in plan view.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 31, 2019
    Date of Patent: April 20, 2021
    Assignee: TOTO LTD.
    Inventors: Masaki Mori, Shu Kashirajima, Takahiro Hara
  • Publication number: 20210052627
    Abstract: The purpose of the present invention is to provide a nucleic acid medication for cancer treatment, the medication being capable of suppressing the growth of cancer stem cells and thus effectively treating cancer. hsa-miR-136-5p, hsa-miR-3065-3p, hsa-miR-4727-5p, hsa-miR-378g, hsa-miR-181a-5p, hsa-miR-362-5p, and hsa-miR-608 have remarkably excellent growth inhibitory action on cancer stem cells and are thus useful as a nucleic acid medication for the treatment of various cancers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 30, 2018
    Publication date: February 25, 2021
    Inventors: Xin Wu, Masaki Mori, Hirofumi Yamamoto
  • Publication number: 20210046190
    Abstract: An object to be achieved by the present invention is to provide a technique for enhancing the anticancer effect of ubenimex; in particular, enhancing its anticancer effect on solid cancer. This object can be achieved by a compound containing a chain structure in which a plurality of ubenimex molecules is linked to a chain polymer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 30, 2019
    Publication date: February 18, 2021
    Inventors: Masaki MORI, Hideshi ISHII, Masamitsu KONNO, Hidetoshi EGUCHI, Naotsugu HARAGUCHI, Reishi TOSHIYAMA, Nobuhiro NISHIYAMA, Hiroyasu TAKEMOTO