Total 7133 patents for "2019-08-08"

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR ASSESSMENT AND MONITORING OF A MUCOSAL DISEASE IN A SUBJECT'S GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190244351

A computerized-method for a mucosal assessment of a mucosal disease in a Gastrointestinal Tract (GIT) of a subject, including receiving a stream of images of at least a portion of the GIT, parsing the stream into a plurality of segments, wherein each segment corresponds to a region of the at least portion of the GIT, obtaining a set of values for each segment, wherein the set of values refers to the pathological involvement of the segment in the mucosal disease and to severity of mucosal manifestation of the mucosal disease in the segment, and based on said set of values for each segment, generating a representation indicating the location and severity of the mucosal manifestation of the mucosal disease in the entirety of the at least portion of the subject's GIT, thereby allowing to assess the condition of the mucosal disease in the at least portion of the GIT.

CARRIER CAPABILITY SIGNALING WITH REGARD TO MULTIPLE CARRIER NUMEROLOGIES

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190246244

Various aspects of the present disclosure generally relate to wireless communication. In some aspects, a user equipment (UE) may determine a capability of the UE relating to a carrier configuration of the UE, wherein the carrier configuration relates to carriers of at least two different numerologies; and transmit information identifying the capability, wherein the information identifying the capability identifies a bandwidth or number of carriers that is supported for carriers of a first numerology and one or more scaling values associated with one or more numerologies other than the first numerology. A base station may receive information identifying a capability of a UE relating to a carrier configuration of the UE, wherein the carrier configuration relates to carriers of at least two different numerologies; and determine a configuration for communication with the UE based at least in part on the information identifying the capability. Numerous other aspects are provided.

HUMIDIFIER AND AIR CONDITIONER

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190242613

The present invention provides a humidifier capable of preventing water generated by dew condensation of vapor from being combined with air, so that an air humidity can be stably controlled. A humidifier 5 according to the present invention includes a storage tank 51 that stores water, the storage tank being opened upward; a heater 52 that heats the water in the storage tank 51; and a guide plate 53 that is disposed above the storage tank 51, on at least one of one side and the other side in a first direction D1 extending along a horizontal direction, with respect to a center of the storage tank 51. The guide plate 53 extends in an inclined manner such that an upper part thereof is positioned closer to the center of the storage tank 51 in the first direction D1, than a lower part thereof.

PAPER PRODUCTS AND PULPS WITH SURFACE ENHANCED PULP FIBERS AND INCREASED ABSORBENCY, AND METHODS OF MAKING SAME

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190242062

This disclosure includes furnishes and paper products such as tissues comprising surface enhanced pulp fibers (SEPF) and related methods. In some embodiments, SEPF have a weighted average fiber length of at least 0.3 millimeters (mm) and an average hydrodynamic specific surface area of at least 10 square meters per gram (m 2 /g). In some embodiments, a furnish or a paper product can comprise at least 2% SEPF by dry weight. In some embodiments, a paper product comprising SEPF can be formed from a furnish having a freeness of 650 ml Canadian Standard Freeness (CSF) or less, optionally 600 ml CSF or less.

Fin Field Effect Transistors having Conformal Oxide Layers and Methods of Forming Same

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190245057

An embodiment fin field-effect-transistor (finFET) includes a semiconductor fin comprising a channel region and a gate oxide on a sidewall and a top surface of the channel region. The gate oxide includes a thinnest portion having a first thickness and a thickest portion having a second thickness different than the first thickness. A difference between the first thickness and the second thickness is less than a maximum thickness variation, and the maximum thickness variation is in accordance with an operating voltage of the finFET.

PROCESS FOR PRODUCING 3D STRUCTURES FROM RUBBER MATERIAL AND ITS PRODUCTS

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190240896

A process is described for producing a three dimensional structure, the process including the following steps a) applying of at least a first material M 1 onto a substrate to build a first layer L 1 on the substrate; b) layering of at least one further layer L y of the first material M 1 or of a further material M x onto the first layer L 1 , wherein the at least one further layer L y covers the first layer L 1 and/or previous layer L y-1 at least partially to build a precursor of the three dimensional structure; c) curing the precursor to achieve the three dimensional structure; wherein at least one of the materials M 1 or M x provides a Mooney viscosity of 10 ME at 60 C. and of 200 ME at 100 C. before curing. Also, a three dimensional structure is described which is available according to the process according to the invention.

THREAD INSERTION DEVICES

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190239997

Devices and methods for inserting an implant into skin or other tissue of a patient can include an insertion device having moveable portions that can retain, move, or otherwise control engagement and injection of a hyaluronic thread. The device can include a tubular member and a handle. The handle can include two or more components that each include apertures through which a needle can be placed. The handle can be manipulated to align or offset the apertures with respect to each other to modify a clearance through the apertures and selectively engage or disengage the needle or thread.

COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR THE QUALITY CONTROL OF STEM CELL PREPARATIONS

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190241958

Provided herein are methods and compositions for assessing the quality and potential of stem cells in a sample. Such methods and compositions are useful for helping to ensure the safety and quality of a population of stem cells before it is used in a subject.

CONTAINER CARRIER WITH FLEXIBLE FLANGE

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190241336

A container carrier and manufacturing method for a container carrier are provided. The container carrier includes an integrally molded body with a plurality of annular structures connected by a bridges. The annular structures each include a side wall formed of side wall portions separated by side wall voids and a top surface. Flanges are positioned at the bottom of each side wall void to collectively engage the containers. The flanges are configured to project inwardly and orient upwardly at an angle so as to flex when accepting or releasing a container. The top surfaces of the annular structures include notched voids continuous with respective side wall voids such that the flanges positioned at the bottoms of the side wall voids are accommodated by the notched voids in the top surface of a second, same-shaped container carrier when stacked.

Automated Self-Aligning Mechanical Fastener

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190242416

Corresponding threaded mechanical fasteners are automatically aligned with an alignment guide. The alignment guide includes a tapered cavity defined in a housing. As the threaded mechanical fasteners are moved towards one another to mate, the tapered cavity in the alignment guide causes the threaded mechanical fasteners to align with each other. The mechanical fasteners can connect a modular rechargeable battery to a battery receptacle in a vehicle.

GROUND STAKE SUPPORTED COOKING/STEAMING CANISTER SUCH AS FOR CONTAINING AN EAR OF CORN ON THE COB IN PROXIMITY TO A SURROUNDING FIRE

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190239679

A ground embedded and stainless steel heat conducting canister for containing a husked corn on the cob ear in upward supported fashion. The canister includes an attachable cap with a vented top and, upon pre-filling a volume of water, installing the ear of corn, and arraying upwardly within or in proximity to the fire, the corn is progressively steam cooked within the canister, following which it can be removed from the fire, the cap opened and the cooked ear removed.

LED LAMP HAVING PASSIVE HEAT DISSIPATING ELEMENT AND HEAT DISSIPATING CHANNEL

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190242565

An LED (light emitting diode) lamp comprises: a lamp shell including a lamp head, a lamp neck and a sleeve, the lamp head connects to the lamp neck which connects to the sleeve; a passive heat dissipating element having a heat sink connected to the lamp shell; a power source having a first portion and a second portion, wherein the first portion of the power source is disposed in both the lamp neck and the lamp head of the lamp shell, and the second portion of the power source is disposed in the heat sink of the passive heat dissipating element; a light emitting surface connected to the heat sink of the passive heat dissipating element and comprising LED chips electrically connected to the power source; a first heat dissipating channel formed in a chamber of the lamp shell for dissipating heat generated from the power source while the LED lamp is working; a second heat dissipating channel formed in the heat sink and between the fins and the base; and a lamp cover connected with the heat sink and having a light output surface and an end surface, wherein the end surface is formed with a vent to let air flowing from outside of the LED lamp into both the first heat dissipating channel and the second heat dissipating channel through the vent; wherein the first heat dissipating channel comprises a first end on the light emitting surface to allow air flowing from outside of the LED lamp into the chamber, and a second end on the upper portion of the lamp neck of the lamp shell to allow air flowing from inside of the chamber out to the LED lamp; wherein the second heat dissipating channel comprises a third end on the light emitting surface to allow air flowing from outside of the LED lamp into the second heat dissipating channel, and flowing out from spaces between every adjacent two of the fins; wherein the ratio of power of the LED lamp to heat dissipating area of the heat sink is 1:2030; wherein the light emitting surface further comprises an aperture configured to simultaneously communicate with both the first end of the first heat dissipating channel and the third end of the second heat dissipating channel, the aperture is located in a central region of the light emitting, and the aperture forms an air intake of both the first heat dissipating channel and the second heat dissipating channel.

STOP WRENCHES AND ADAPTORS FOR STOP VALVES

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190240814

A stop wrench is provided and includes a handle receiver and a base. The handle receiver includes an outer wall and a back plate. The handle receiver is configured to receive a handle of a first stop valve within the outer wall. The handle abuts the back plate when fully in the handle receiver. The base is attached to the handle receiver and extends from the back plate. The base is configured to be rotated via a tool. Rotation of the base rotates the handle receiver, which in turn rotates the handle to open or close the first stop valve.

METHOD OF ASSEMBLING PARTS OF A PRODUCT

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190244114

The disclosure notably relates to a computer-implemented method of assembling parts of a product. The method comprises building a non-hierarchical graph from at least one products, the graph comprising nodes and edges between nodes, a node representing a part of the product to be assembled and an edge representing a relationship between a pair of parts represented by nodes, providing a part of the product to be completed, performing, upon user action, a selection on the provided part, identifying in the graph a node representing the selected part and one or more nodes that have the closest relationships to the node representing the selected part.

ANTIREFLECTION FILM, POLARIZING PLATE, IMAGE DISPLAY DEVICE, AND ANTIREFLECTION PRODUCT

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190243030

An antireflection film has a substrate and a layer of a low refractive index, the layer of a low refractive index contains inorganic particles and a binder resin, in a case where an average primary particle diameter of the inorganic particles is set as R, and particle spacing is set as K, an average particle spacing Ka satisfies Ka1.1R, and a full width at half maximum Kh in a distribution curve of the particle spacing K satisfies Kh0.25R, and a surface roughness of a surface of the layer of a low refractive index on an opposite side of the substrate is 20 nm or less. A polarizing plate, an image display device, and an antireflection product have the antireflection film.

MEMORY DEVICE AND PROGRAM/ERASE METHOD THEREFOR

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190244670

A memory device is provided and includes a status register, a memory array, a memory controller, an interface control circuit, and a write control logic circuit. The status register stores a plurality of status bits and a first threshold. The interface control circuit is controlled by the memory controller to perform a data program/erase operation on the memory array and re-program/re-erase the memory array in a retry mode when the data program/erase operation is not complete. The write control logic circuit counts the number of times the memory array is re-programmed/re-erased in the retry mode to generate a retry counting value, compares the retry counting value with the first threshold to generate a result signal. The status register updates a result bit included in the status bits according to the result signal. The memory controller determines whether the data program/erase operation is successful according to the result bit.

INSULIN ANALOGS

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190241640

The present invention relates to insulin analogs, particularly insulin analogs having shortened B chains. The present invention also relates to the crystal structure of insulin from the venom of cone snails and to methods of using the crystal and related structural information to screen for and design insulin analogs that interact with or modulate the insulin receptor. The present invention also relates to therapeutic and prophylactic methods using insulin analogs.

POROUS ARTICLE COMPRISING A POLYMER AND AN ADDITIVE, PROCESSES FOR THEIR PREPARATION AND USE THEREOF

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190241712

The present invention relates to polymer compositions (C) for the preparation of porous article, notably microporous membranes or hollow fibers. More particularly, the present invention relates to a process of preparing a porous article from a blend of at least one semi-crystalline or amorphous polymer (P) with an additive followed by a step of shaping the article and contacting the article with water to dissolve the additive and create an interconnected pore network within the shaped article.

BENZYL PHENYL ETHER DERIVATIVE, PREPARATION METHOD THEREFOR, AND PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITION AND USES THEREOF

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190241531

The present invention discloses a benzyl phenyl ether derivative, a preparation method therefor, and a pharmaceutical composition and uses thereof. Specifically, the invention relates to benzyl phenyl ether derivatives represented by formula (I), a pharmaceutically-acceptable salt thereof, a stereoisomer thereof, a preparation method therefor, a pharmaceutical composition containing the one or more compounds, and uses of the compounds in treating diseases related to PD-1/PD-L1 signal channels, such as cancers, infectious diseases and autoimmune diseases.

Hinge System

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190242166

A hinge system is described having at least one first hinge leaf with a single bore, suitable for fixing in an elongated opening or a row of openings in a thin wall, such as a door leaf or door frame of a metal cabinet or housing, wherein the first hinge leaf comes to lie against the margins of the breakthrough or the row of breakthroughs on one side of the thin and with a plate which comes to lie against the margins of the breakthrough or the breakthroughs on the other side of the thin wall, and with a screwed connection which presses together the two surfaces lying on the marginal surfaces, wherein, in the region of the breakthrough, projections extend from the hinge leaf or the plate which extend into or through the breakthroughs, wherein recesses are formed in the plate or the hinge leaf to receive the projections, wherein the projections are guided by the surfaces of the inner edges of the breakthroughs, wherein the threaded bore for the free end of screw passed through a projection provided with a bore.

FLOATING NUCLEAR REACTOR

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190244718

A nuclear reactor is positioned on a barge which is floating in a water tank. A plurality of counter weight assemblies interconnect the barge with the tank to create a lifting force to the barge and to maintain the barge in a level position. Structure is also included for limiting horizontal movement of the counter weight of the counter weight assemblies.

DYNAMIC MEMORY MAPPING FOR NEURAL NETWORKS

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190243755

A method to map a plurality of feature maps of a neural network onto a memory hierarchy includes mapping a first feature map of the plurality of feature maps to a memory in a memory hierarchy having available memory space and providing quickest access to the first feature map. The method also includes, when the first feature map expires, removing the first feature map from the memory used to store the first feature map.

LIGHTNING STRIKE SUPPRESSION TYPE LIGHTNING PROTECTION DEVICE AND LIGHTNING ARRESTOR

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190245327

The occurrence of an upward streamer is effectively suppressed by reducing a positively charged region formed around a lightning protection device as much as possible.

ORAL ANAEROBIC GLUTATHIONE SUPPLEMENT IN LIPOSOME SUSPENSION

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190240281

The disclosure relates to compositions, methods and systems for treating cellular oxidative stress in a user. A composition of the disclosure includes an effective amount of reduced glutathione for reducing oxidative stress in the user and a deoxygenated water solvent. The composition is encapsulated in a phospholipid liposome structure and packaged and stored in an airless dispenser configured to maintain an anaerobic environment.

MODULAR TRANSDERMAL COMPRESS DEVICE

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190240048

A modular transdermal assembly configured to couple an external prosthetic device to a bone stump. The assembly includes a modular transdermal portion and a bone fixator. The modular transdermal portion includes an interface portion configured to couple with the external prosthetic device. The bone fixator is configured to be secured to the bone stump and couple with the modular transdermal portion to retain the modular transdermal portion relative to the bone stump.

Machine Control System

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190242326

According to one embodiment, a machine control system includes: a selecting unit which acquires a state quantity of a machine converted from data acquired by a sensor provided in the machine to select two or more learning models according to the acquired state quantity; a composing unit which inputs the state quantity acquired by the selecting unit to each of the two or more learning models selected by the selecting unit to calculate a composed value using a command value output from each of the learning models; and a learning unit which outputs a command value with respect to the machine in a range based on the composed value calculated by the composing unit, acquires a state quantity of the machine, searches for a command value of a specific condition from a combination of the output command value and the acquired state quantity, and outputs the searched command value to the machine, thereby creating a new learning model.

COMPOSITIONS, GELS AND FOAMS WITH RHEOLOGY MODULATORS AND USES

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190240239

The present disclosure relates generally to compositions for cosmetic or pharmaceutical application. The compositions include a carrier and rheology modulators.

Semiconductor Liner of Semiconductor Device

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190245040

The disclosure relates to a fin field effect transistor (FinFET) formed in and on a substrate having a major surface. The FinFET includes a fin structure protruding from the major surface, which fin includes a lower portion, an upper portion, and a middle portion between the lower portion and upper portion, wherein the fin structure includes a first semiconductor material having a first lattice constant; a pair of notches extending into opposite sides of the middle portion; and a semiconductor liner adjoining the lower portion. The semiconductor liner is a second semiconductor material having a second lattice constant greater than the first lattice constant.

REAL-TIME PROCESSING OF REQUESTS RELATED TO FACILITATING USE OF AN ACCOUNT

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190244200

A device may receive information related to a first plurality of individuals and an individual. Each of the first plurality of individuals may be associated with a respective one or more accounts. The device may receive a request to match the individual and one or more individuals. The device may determine a match of the individual and the one or more individuals based on the information. The device may receive, from a user device associated with the individual, a selection of an account, of the respective one or more accounts, associated with another individual of the first plurality of individuals. The device may provide, for display to the other individual, a notification that the individual and the other individual have been matched and that the individual selected the account associated with the other individual. The device may perform one or more actions related to completing the transaction using the account.

LIGHT EMITTING DEVICE AND FABRICATING METHOD THEREOF

Pub Date: 2019-08-08

Pub Number: US20190245126

A light emitting device includes: a substrate; a first electrode on the substrate; a metal member on the first electrode and having an cavity; a first insulating layer on the metal member and exposing the cavity therethrough; a bar-type LED having a first end portion and a second end portion; and a second electrode on the first insulating layer. The first end portion of the bar-type LED is in the cavity and electrically connected to the first electrode, and the second end portion of the bar-type LED protrudes outside of the cavity and is electrically connected to the second electrode.