Patents by Inventor Yasuki Taguchi

Yasuki Taguchi 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: 20090269449
    Abstract: In a method for a producing soft natural intestine casing, a natural intestine casing is treated in an alkaline aqueous solution at a temperature from 3 to 40° C. and pH from 11 to 13. By the method for producing a soft natural intestine casing, a soft natural intestine casing with a superior texture can be easily obtained. The natural intestine casing does not adversely affect the savor or flavor of sausages themselves.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 30, 2006
    Publication date: October 29, 2009
    Inventors: Yasuki Taguchi, Takashi Iki, Itaru Watanabe
  • Publication number: 20030044456
    Abstract: This invention provides gelatin and gelatin hydrolysate peptide for food, medical and cosmetic use derived from such raw materials as poultry skins, bones and/or tendons, with an isoelectric point at pH 7-10, and characterized by no or low antigen-antibody reactivity to the serum of gelatin-allergic individuals. Since the gelatin and its hydrolysate peptide of the invention are hypoallergenic, they can safely be used for gelatin-allergic individuals and for food, medicine and cosmetics, for which the safety is particularly required.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 16, 2002
    Publication date: March 6, 2003
    Applicant: Nippon Meat Packers, Inc.
    Inventors: Kenichi Ichie, Yasuki Taguchi, Yoshihisa Takahata, Fumiki Morimatsu, Tamotsu Shigehisa
  • Patent number: 6010722
    Abstract: Oral drugs and functional foods of the present invention contain type-II collagen denatured (fragmented) under specific conditions. Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) has been considered to be an autoimmune disease against type-II collagen as an antigen. Since denatured type-II collagen of the invention induces high oral immune tolerance and inhibits immune responses against type-II collagen, it can prevent and treat RA. Particularly, RA can effectively be prevented and treated by simple oral administration of type-II collagen.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 18, 1998
    Date of Patent: January 4, 2000
    Assignee: Nippon Meat Packers, Inc.
    Inventors: Takashi Matsumoto, Yasuki Taguchi, Kotaro Fujita, Akio Ametani, Syuichi Kaminogawa, Masayo Nakagami