Patents by Inventor Taro Nakasendo

Taro Nakasendo 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: 20070074992
    Abstract: A capsule retrieve sheet for retrieving a capsule endoscope excreted from a body by separation from excretions, includes a fold at which the capsule retrieve sheet is folded. By folding the capsule retrieve sheet at the fold, a recess including a hole for passing through the excretions and a wing for the capsule retrieve sheet to be placed on a toilet, are formed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 19, 2006
    Publication date: April 5, 2007
    Applicant: PENTAX CORPORATION
    Inventors: Masaaki FUKUDA, Masaaki NAKASHIMA, Taro NAKASENDO
  • Publication number: 20070066865
    Abstract: A capsule retriever includes a retriever and a holder. The retriever retrieves a capsule endoscope while separating the capsule endoscope from excretions, such that fluid included in the excretions can pass through the retriever. The holder holds the capsule endoscope with the retriever. The retriever is attached to the holder, so that the capsule endoscope is surrounded by the retriever and is held in the holder with the retriever, by an operation using only the holder.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 19, 2006
    Publication date: March 22, 2007
    Applicant: PENTAX Corporation
    Inventors: Masaaki Fukuda, Masaaki Nakashima, Taro Nakasendo
  • Publication number: 20070055177
    Abstract: A capsule container, for holding a used capsule, includes a body and a cover. The body has a holder to hold the capsule, and the cover is attached to the body. When the capsule is held by the holder, the cover is attached to the body, so that the capsule and the holder are sealed by the covers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 28, 2006
    Publication date: March 8, 2007
    Applicant: PENTAX CORPORATION
    Inventors: Masaaki FUKUDA, Masaaki NAKASHIMA, Taro NAKASENDO
  • Publication number: 20060211917
    Abstract: A data generating device for endoscope observation includes an annular insertion simulator and a moving amount data generator. The annular insertion simulator simulates insertion of an endoscope into a subject. The moving amount data generator generates moving amount data representing a virtual moving amount of the annular insertion simulator during a simulated insertion, based on an actual operation amount of the annular insertion simulator.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2006
    Publication date: September 21, 2006
    Applicant: PENTAX Corporation
    Inventors: Yosuke Ikemoto, Taro Nakasendo