Patents by Inventor Yoichi Sekiguchi

Yoichi Sekiguchi 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: 6313167
    Abstract: The composition of the invention contains an n-3 highly unsaturated fatty acid as the active ingredient and has the capability of removing a risk factor during exercise, particularly the capability of preventing athletic anemia. The highly unsaturated fatty acids and/or derivatives thereof, preferably eicosapentaenoic acid and/or docosahexaenoic acid. It is most preferably in the form of a natural triglyceride, particularly a fish oil. The composition may be used as a medicament or a food composition, particularly a food for sports. In the case of the medicament, the composition derivative is a pharmaceutically acceptable salt, ester, or amide. The capability of removing a risk factor refers to the capabilities of improving the maximum oxygen intake and increasing the anaerobic threshold value by at least 3%. In this case, the composition serves as a food for enhancing the exercise capacity of persons with a normal healthy body.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 27, 2000
    Date of Patent: November 6, 2001
    Assignee: Nippon Suisan Kaisha Ltd.
    Inventors: Shuji Nakajima, Tetsuya Murakami, Yoichi Sekiguchi