Interesting patent applications

Immerse yourself in the world of pioneering inventions with our curated collection of the most interesting and innovative patent applications recently published. These game-changing concepts embody the advancements being made across various industries, pushing the boundaries of what's possible and redefining our future. Explore these groundbreaking patents that offer a glimpse of technology, design, and innovation that could possibly transform our lives.

Latest interesting patent applications:

Published: 2024-06-06 Assignee: My Magic Moments Ltd.
US20240185213A1
Physics

Storytelling app for children and elderly

A new storytelling app has been created for children and elderly people, using advanced technology like AI to make the experience more personal. Users can turn their photos into lifelike 3D characters that move and speak along with the stories, without needing to record their voices multiple times. Families can join in on the storytelling fun, strengthening bonds and offering a variety of stories to enjoy. The app also lets users control how much screen time their avatars get, making it a versatile tool for entertainment, therapy, and learning.

Published: 2024-06-06 Assignee: Caribou Biosciences, Inc..
US20240182591A1
Chemistry; metallurgy
Application 20240182591, fig. 01

HUMANIZED BCMA ANTIBODY AND BCMA-CAR-T CELLS

A humanized BCMA antibody has been created using specific amino acid sequences. This antibody is used to make BCMA-CAR-T cells, which are designed to target and kill BCMA-positive tumor cells. The BCMA-CAR-T cells have shown effective killing activity against these specific cancer cells.

Published: 2024-05-16 Assignee: IGT.
US20240161568A1
Physics
Application 20240161568, fig. 01

ELECTRONIC GAMING MACHINES AND ELECTRONIC GAMES USING MIXED REALITY HEADSETS

Players can use mixed reality headsets to enhance their experience with electronic gaming machines. The headsets display virtual content related to the game being played, making it appear as if it's part of the physical machine. This technology creates a more immersive and interactive gaming environment for players.

Published: 2024-05-30 Assignee: L'OREAL.
US20240177360A1
Physics
Application 20240177360, fig. 01

METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR VIRTUAL TRY ON (VTO) PROVIDING AN AUGMENTED REALITY EXPERIENCE

These methods and systems use augmented reality to provide a virtual try-on experience for different products and services, such as makeup or nail colors. The technology integrates with webpages, like ads, to show users how a product will look on them before they try it. By using pre-rendered images and a VTO engine, users can see how the product will look on them in real-time before making a purchase.

Published: 2024-06-06 Assignee: FORD GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES, LLC.
US20240181876A1
Performing operations; transporting
Application 20240181876, fig. 01

EMOTIONAL HUMAN MACHINE INTERFACE (HMI)

A new technology called Emotional Human Machine Interface (HMI) has been developed to create a more personalized and emotional connection between humans and machines. This system uses sensors to collect biometric data from occupants in a vehicle to determine their emotional states. Based on this information, the system adjusts the display interface with different color schemes to reflect the emotions of each occupant, enhancing the overall user experience.

Published: 2024-05-16 Assignee: President and Fellows of Harvard College.
US20240158863A1
Chemistry; metallurgy
Application 20240158863, fig. 02

METHODS OF DETECTING SIGNATURES OF DISEASE OR CONDITIONS IN BODILY FLUIDS

These methods and compositions help doctors find cancer cells in a person's body. They can also identify unique signs of tumors in people with cancer. Additionally, these methods can detect infectious agents and specific signs of diseases in individuals.

Published: 2024-05-23 Assignee: Google LLC.
US20240169992A1
Physics
Application 20240169992, fig. 01

HOTWORD DETECTION ON MULTIPLE DEVICES

An invention allows multiple devices to detect a specific word spoken by a user. The first device receives the spoken word and calculates the likelihood that it is the specific word. A second device also calculates this likelihood, and both devices compare their results to decide if further speech recognition processing is needed.

Published: 2024-06-06 Assignee: Microsoft Technology Licensing, LLC.
US20240185551A1
Physics
Application 20240185551, fig. 01

DYNAMIC IMAGE SEARCH BASED ON USER-SELECTED OBJECTS

An invention helps you find images by selecting objects from a picture. It analyzes the input image to identify objects and creates a new image with the selected objects. This new image is used to search for similar images and show them as results.

Published: 2024-06-06 Assignee: Microsoft Technology Licensing, LLC.
US20240185490A1
Physics
Application 20240185490, fig. 01

AUTOMATED GENERATION OF DATA VISUALIZATIONS AND INFOGRAPHICS USING LARGE LANGUAGE MODELS AND DIFFUSION MODELS

A system has been developed to create visual representations of data using a machine learning model. The model can suggest different ways to visualize the data based on a summary and user input. It can also generate infographics based on the visualizations and user prompts.

Published: 2024-05-30
US20240175055A1
Chemistry; metallurgy
Application 20240175055, fig. 01

CRISPR/CAS9 GENE EDITING SYSTEM AND APPLICATION THEREOF

The CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing system is a tool that can precisely target and cut specific DNA sequences, causing double strand breaks. This system uses a small Cas9 protein and a guide RNA (sgRNA) to direct the cutting process. The technology allows for editing genes inside cells or in laboratory settings with high accuracy.

Published: 2024-05-23 Assignee: INTEL CORPORATION.
US20240168787A1
Physics
Application 20240168787, fig. 01

SECURE LIVE MIGRATION OF TRUSTED EXECUTION ENVIRONMENT VIRTUAL MACHINES USING SMART CONTRACTS

A new technology allows secure transfer of special virtual machines to different computers using smart contracts. It works by sending a request to move the virtual machine, receiving offers from other computers, and choosing the best one based on price. The virtual machine is then moved automatically to the chosen computer and the transfer details are recorded on a blockchain.

Published: 2024-06-06 Assignee: SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD..
US20240187508A1
Electricity
Application 20240187508, fig. 01

DISPLAY DEVICE AND FOLDABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE

This invention is a display device that can be folded in half. It has a display panel with different areas, including a folding area that can bend along an axis. The device also includes plates, a thin-film layer, and a guide to support the folding mechanism.

Published: 2024-05-30 Assignee: The United States of America, as represented by the Secretary, Depart. of Health and Human Services.
US20240173399A1
Human necessities
Application 20240173399, fig. 01

ADJUVANTED MUCOSAL SUBUNIT VACCINES FOR PREVENTING SARS-COV-2 TRANSMISSION AND INFECTION

These vaccines are designed to prevent the spread of SARS-CoV-2. They contain specific proteins from the virus and additional substances to boost the immune response. The vaccines are given through injections and nasal sprays to create protection in the respiratory system, aiming to stop the virus from infecting people or spreading to others.

Published: 2024-06-06 Assignee: Google LLC.
US20240185844A1
Physics
Application 20240185844, fig. 01

CONTEXT-AWARE END-TO-END ASR FUSION OF CONTEXT, ACOUSTIC AND TEXT PRESENTATIONS

This invention involves a method that uses an automatic speech recognition (ASR) model to process input utterances. It includes generating different types of representations such as acoustic features, context embeddings, and dense representations to improve speech recognition accuracy. By combining these representations through a joint network, the invention can provide a probability distribution of potential speech recognition outcomes.

Published: 2024-05-23 Assignee: Google LLC.
US20240171179A1
Electricity
Application 20240171179, fig. 01

Complementary 2(N)-Bit Redundancy for Single Event Upset Prevention

An integrated circuit is designed with a special method called complementary 2(N)-bit redundancy to prevent single event upsets (SEU). This method involves storing a data value and its complementary value in separate storage elements, along with a multi-bit storage element to hold both values. The circuit also includes voting logic to detect and correct errors in the data values, and can adjust its criteria based on the type of SEU failures detected.

Published: 2024-06-06
US20240181084A1
Human necessities
Application 20240181084, fig. 01

Genome Editing by Directed Non-Homologous DNA Insertion Using a Retroviral Integrase-Cas Fusion Protein and Methods of Treatment

A new method has been developed to edit genetic material using a fusion protein called Retroviral Integrase-Cas. This method involves inserting DNA into specific locations in the genome to make targeted changes. It has potential applications in treating various genetic disorders and diseases.

Published: 2024-06-06
US20240187658A1
Electricity
Application 20240187658, fig. 01

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR EXTRATERRESTRIAL STREAMING

A network of satellites in space works with a group of nodes to send live video feeds from space to Earth for viewers to watch on devices. This system sets up a network in space where each satellite acts as a node, allowing for live video streams from cameras on spacecraft, other satellites, and celestial bodies like the Moon and planets. The speed of the video feed depends on the technology used and the distance from Earth, with optical communication like lasers offering the fastest transmission. The setup can send live space streams to a vast audience on Earth through a network, supporting many viewers with minimal delay.

Published: 2024-05-30
US20240174220A1
Performing operations; transporting
Application 20240174220, fig. 01

Collision Avoidance and Minimization Using an AI Model

An AI model has been developed to help prevent collisions and reduce their impact. This technology takes control of the accelerator, brake, and steering in emergencies to quickly find the best way to avoid a collision or minimize harm. By using fast electronic reflexes and powerful AI computations, this system aims to decrease the number of accidents and save lives on the roads.

Published: 2024-06-06
US20240186916A1
Electricity
Application 20240186916, fig. 01

MATERIALS AND METHODS OF MANUFACTURING FLUID RESISTANT, BREATHABLE, AND ANTIBACTERIAL TRIBOELECTRIC NANOGENERATORS AND ELECTRONIC TEXTILES

These inventions involve creating special nanogenerators that can generate electricity from the movement of a person wearing them. The nanogenerators are made using embroidery, conductive nanoparticles, and a special layer to produce a stable energy source with high power. They can be integrated into electronic textiles to power devices using the wearer's movements, and methods for making these nanogenerators and textiles are also described.

Published: 2024-05-16
US20240161399A1
Physics
Application 20240161399, fig. 01

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR BABY BOTTLE MANUFACTURING

A method uses a computer to scan a user's nipple and identify its features using machine learning. The method then creates a 3D image of the user's nipple through a genetic algorithm process. This 3D image is sent to another computer for printing a custom baby bottle nipple that matches the user's nipple shape.

Published: 2024-05-23 Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD..
US20240165830A1
Performing operations; transporting
Application 20240165830, fig. 01

ROBOT FOR GRIPPING AN OBJECT USING DUAL FINGERS AND OBJECT GRIP METHOD THEREOF

This invention is a robot with two fingers that can grip objects. Each finger has a light emitter, a camera, and a polarization filter to help detect and grip objects. The robot is controlled by a processor that uses images from the cameras to identify objects and adjust the fingers to grip them within a specific range.

Published: 2024-05-16 Assignee: Sony Group Corporation.
US20240163414A1
Electricity
Application 20240163414, fig. 01

INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS, INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD, AND SYSTEM

This invention is an advanced system that captures 3D information of a subject and displays images around the subject for a more engaging experience. It uses multiple image-capturing sections and display control to show images from different angles around the subject. The timing of capturing images and displaying them in the surrounding regions is carefully coordinated to enhance the entertainment value.

Published: 2024-05-16 Assignee: Google LLC.
US20240161740A1
Physics
Application 20240161740, fig. 01

Multi-Assistant Warm Words

A new method called Multi-Assistant Warm Words allows multiple digital assistants on a device to perform specific actions based on warm words. Each digital assistant receives a set of warm words that tell them what action to take. When a user speaks a warm word, the corresponding digital assistant performs the specified action.

Published: 2024-06-06
US20240181825A1
Performing operations; transporting
Application 20240181825, fig. 01

MULTI-MODE CONVERTIBLE VEHICLE

This innovative vehicle can travel in the air, on land, water, and underwater. It can fly, move on the ground, float on water, and dive underwater by switching between modes. The vehicle has motors that pivot to change its configuration for different types of travel.

Published: 2024-05-23
US20240169974A1
Physics
Application 20240169974, fig. 01

REAL-TIME SYSTEM FOR SPOKEN NATURAL STYLISTIC CONVERSATIONS WITH LARGE LANGUAGE MODELS

This invention allows people to have natural conversations with a computer using spoken language. Unlike other methods that only use text, this system lets users talk to the computer like they would to a person. It works by converting spoken words into text, analyzing the emotion behind them, and generating a spoken response that sounds like a real conversation.

Published: 2024-06-06
US20240185191A1
Physics
Application 20240185191, fig. 01

Web3 Decentralized Blockchain Based NFT Framework... Applications

An innovative framework using blockchain technology called Web3 Decentralized NFT Framework is designed for buyers and sellers seeking privacy and security. It incorporates features like zero trust security, digital rights management, and self-sovereign identity management. This framework enables the tokenization of digital assets like patents and research papers using blockchain NFTs and AI applications for copyright validation.

Published: 2024-05-16 Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD..
US20240160277A1
Physics
Application 20240160277, fig. 01

DEVICE AND METHODS FOR FACILITATING INFORMATION FLOW USING META-CONTEXT TRANSFER

This invention helps transfer information from a virtual session to the real world. It detects users in a virtual session, gathers information about their interests, and matches it with real-world devices they own. Then, it provides the user with a suitable real-world device to continue the virtual session seamlessly.

Published: 2024-06-06
US20240182344A1
Chemistry; metallurgy
Application 20240182344, fig. 01

CUSTOMIZABLE MULTISTAGE FILTER ASSEMBLY WITH REUSABLE SELF-CONTAINED FILTER HOUSING ENABLED WITH DATA REPORTING

This invention is a reusable water filter that uses recycled materials and advanced technology to efficiently remove contaminants, including salt. Users can customize the filter settings to suit different environments and preferences, improving its contaminant removal abilities. The smart technology in the device uses Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning for monitoring, control, and maintenance, making it energy-efficient and easy to manage remotely.

Published: 2024-05-16
US20240159767A1
Physics
Application 20240159767, fig. 01

GENETICALLY ENCODED SYNTHETIC REACTION-DIFFUSION SYSTEM THAT CAN GENERATE PROGRAMMABLE OSCILLATIONS, PATTERNS, AND SPATIOTEMPORAL SIGNALING CIRCUITS IN MAMMALIAN CELLS

A genetic system has been created that can make cells in mammals produce specific patterns and signals. By using certain proteins in different ways, the system can generate various patterns like oscillations, waves, spirals, and more. This technology could be used to create new ways for cells to communicate and function in complex ways.

Published: 2024-05-23
US20240169414A1
Physics
Application 20240169414, fig. 01

SMART MIRROR STYLING SYSTEM AND METHOD

A smart mirror system uses a camera and imaging algorithms to create a body mask showing a person's size and shape. Artificial intelligence algorithms then suggest stylish clothing items from a database based on the user's preferences and body data. The system displays scaled images of the recommended clothing items on a mirror display, allowing the person to virtually try them on before making a purchase.

Published: 2024-06-06
US20240180132A1
Human necessities
Application 20240180132, fig. 01

Fishing Lure

The Steinbeck Smart Lure is a high-tech fishing bait that can imitate the movements of various animals and record fish biting the lure using modern technology. It has intricate mechanisms in each animal model to replicate lifelike swimming, bending, and kicking motions in the water, with vibrant colors and realistic articulation. Additionally, the lure includes a propeller powered by a separate battery for automatic swimming, and features like GPS and a camera are protected by a waterproof coating for durability.

Published: 2024-05-23
US20240168553A1
Physics
Application 20240168553, fig. 01

BRAIN ACTIVITY MONITORING BASED MESSAGING AND COMMAND SYSTEM

A system has been created that uses brain activity monitoring to send messages or commands to devices. Users generate signals by thinking about specific things, which are then used to determine the message or command. This technology allows for control of devices based on brain activity without needing direct correlation between thoughts and commands.

Published: 2024-06-06 Assignee: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA.
US20240182023A1
Performing operations; transporting
Application 20240182023, fig. 01

COLLISION AVOIDANCE SUPPORT DEVICE AND METHOD

This device helps prevent collisions by deciding if the car should brake automatically when there's a risk of crashing with another vehicle at an intersection. If the device decides braking is needed, it slows down the car automatically. It also adjusts the decision criteria if the car is on a non-priority road to make braking more likely.

Published: 2024-05-16
US20240156719A1
Human necessities
Application 20240156719, fig. 01

PHARMACOTHERAPY OF NEUROSYSTEM DYSFUNCTIONS

A drug delivery system is designed to release a neurological drug in a specific part of the brain when a person engages with an audio/video task on a screen. The system is programmed to release the drug based on certain factors in the brain, such as pH levels or blood flow, to target areas affected by illness while avoiding healthy regions. The interactive task can adapt based on feedback from the person's responses, potentially changing the treatment approach as needed.

Published: 2024-05-16
US20240160276A1
Physics
Application 20240160276, fig. 01

GENERATING AND PROVIDING IMMERSIVE EXPERIENCES TO USERS ISOLATED FROM EXTERNAL STIMULI

An immersive experience system offers interactive content to users in an isolation chamber, shielding them from external distractions. Users float in a warm, dense liquid while engaging with audio, video, and tactile stimuli. They can control the system through eye movements, gestures, or even by transmitting thoughts using a visual cortex thought recorder.

Published: 2024-05-30
US20240177368A1
Physics
Application 20240177368, fig. 01

COUNTER-AI CAMOUFLAGE

An invention called Counter-AI Camouflage helps hide objects from artificial intelligence (AI) detection systems by creating camouflage patterns. The process involves generating a camouflage image, adjusting the appearance of the target object to match the camouflage image, and training the system to deceive both the AI detection system and a target classifier. This technology aims to provide security and protection by making objects blend in with their surroundings to avoid detection.

Published: 2024-05-30
US20240173339A1
Human necessities
Application 20240173339, fig. 01

CANNABINOID FORMULATION FOR MANAGEMENT OF DEPRESSION, ANXIETY AND PTSD, AND CANNABINOID FORMULATION AS A SLEEP AID

A special mix of cannabinoids has been created to help people with depression, anxiety, and PTSD. The mix includes THC, CBC, and CBD in specific amounts to target these conditions effectively. Another mix of cannabinoids has been developed to aid individuals with sleep issues, like insomnia, using THC, CBC, and CBD in precise ratios for better sleep quality.

Published: 2024-05-23
US20240165232A1
Human necessities
Application 20240165232, fig. 01

CHIMERIC RECEPTOR PROTEINS AND USES THEREOF

Fusion proteins have been created to enhance cell signaling when binding to antigens. These proteins consist of different components that help them respond better to antigens, even those with lower levels on target cells like solid tumors. Scientists have also developed host cells that can produce these fusion proteins, along with methods and compositions involving them.

Published: 2024-05-23
US20240167024A1
Chemistry; metallurgy
Application 20240167024, fig. 01

MODIFIED IMMUNE CELLS HAVIG ENHANCED FUNCTION AND METHODS FOR SCREENING THE SAME

Gene-edited modified immune cells, like T cells, are created with added receptors that target specific antigens, along with changes in their genetic makeup to boost their function. These enhanced immune cells can be used for treatments, and methods for screening them are also developed to identify those with improved immune responses. The invention focuses on improving the effectiveness, memory, and longevity of T cells engineered to fight diseases.

Published: 2024-06-06
US20240182574A1
Chemistry; metallurgy
Application 20240182574, fig. 01

ANTIBODIES TO PROGRAMMED CELL DEATH PROTEIN 1 THAT ARE PD-1 AGONISTS

These antibodies are designed to bind to a protein called PD-1 and activate it, which can boost the immune system to fight against diseases like cancer. They work differently from other antibodies that block PD-1's function, instead directly activating PD-1. These antibodies can be used in cancer treatment by giving them to patients who need a stronger immune response.

Published: 2024-05-23 Assignee: Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University.
US20240165220A1
Human necessities
Application 20240165220, fig. 01

METHOD FOR INDUCING CELLULAR IMMUNITY TO INFECTION BY SARS-CoV-2

A new vaccine has been created to help the body fight against the virus that causes COVID-19. This vaccine is made using a type of genetic material called pDNA. It can be used to prevent or treat infections caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus.

Published: 2024-05-16
US20240160659A1
Physics
Application 20240160659, fig. 01

APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR MINTING NFTS FROM USER-SPECIFIC MOMENTS

This invention is a system that turns personal moments into unique digital assets called NFTs. It uses a processor and memory to organize user data into different moments, rank them, and then convert the top moment into an NFT for permanent storage. This process ensures that each user's special moment is securely recorded and can be owned as a digital collectible.

Published: 2024-05-30
US20240173623A1
Human necessities
Application 20240173623, fig. 01

Virtual Performance System

Users of an electronic game can earn rewards for doing physical activities in the real world. These rewards can change virtual items in the game based on how active the player is. The game takes place in an online world where players have avatars and can earn rewards by reaching a certain level of physical activity.

Published: 2024-05-23
US20240169369A1
Physics
Application 20240169369, fig. 01

System and Method of authenticating Physical goods Cryptographically

A method is introduced to confirm the authenticity of clothing items by using Smart Tags linked to unique NFTs in a blockchain system. Each physical garment has its own special NFT that is authenticated through the blockchain. Smart tags embedded in the clothing contain distinct identification information and can be enhanced with AR technology for an interactive user experience.

Published: 2024-06-06
US20240180408A1
Human necessities
Application 20240180408, fig. 01

Ingestible Camera System and Related Methods

A new type of camera system has been created that can be swallowed and used to take pictures inside a person's stomach and intestines. The camera is controlled to capture images and send them to a specific IP address for quick viewing on other devices. The camera is designed with special lighting to create clearer images, and can be coated in a gelatin film to make it easier to swallow.

Published: 2024-05-30
US20240175004A1
Chemistry; metallurgy
Application 20240175004, fig. 01

HOMOGENEOUS METHOD TO PREPARE SPERM DNA FROM SEXUAL ASSAULT CASES

A method has been developed to extract sperm DNA from swabs taken from sexual assault victims without needing to switch buffers. The victim's non-sperm cells are broken down and dissolved using an enzyme, followed by the addition of another enzyme that breaks down the victim's DNA, leaving only the perpetrator's DNA behind. This process eliminates the need for buffer changes, centrifugation, or filtration steps, making it especially useful in forensic science.

Published: 2024-06-06
US20240182020A1
Performing operations; transporting
Application 20240182020, fig. 01

Actions to Avoid or Reduce the Harm of an Imminent Collision

An autonomous or semi-autonomous vehicle can sense when a collision is about to happen and take actions to prevent it or lessen its impact. It uses sensor data and artificial intelligence to make quick decisions on whether to apply brakes to slow down or steer away from the danger. For example, if a collision is unavoidable, the vehicle will automatically brake to reduce the severity of the impact, while if it's avoidable, it will steer away from the potential collision.

Published: 2024-06-06
US20240182599A1
Chemistry; metallurgy
Application 20240182599, fig. 01

ANTI-IGE ANTIBODIES

A new type of antibodies has been developed to target a specific region of IgE, a key player in allergic diseases like asthma. These antibodies can block IgE from binding to receptors, potentially offering a new treatment approach for allergic conditions. Importantly, they can also remove IgE that is already attached to receptors, further reducing allergic responses.

Published: 2024-05-23
US20240166728A1
Chemistry; metallurgy
Application 20240166728, fig. 01

ANTIGEN BINDING PROTEINS

Antigen binding proteins have been created to attach to the HIV envelope protein, helping to fight against HIV infection. These proteins target specific areas on the HIV surface glycoprotein 120, known as the V3 loop region and the CD4 binding site. By binding to these regions, the antigen binding proteins can be used for treating and preventing HIV.

Published: 2024-06-06 Assignee: Hyundai Motor Company, KIA CORPORATION.
US20240182028A1
Performing operations; transporting
Application 20240182028, fig. 01

APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR RESPONDING TO CUT-IN OF A VEHICLE

This invention helps a vehicle decide if it should let another vehicle cut in front of it. It uses technology to recognize the driving lane and detect nearby vehicles to see if they want to change lanes. Based on this information, the invention can control the host vehicle to speed up or slow down to allow the other vehicle to cut in safely.

Published: 2024-05-30 Assignee: Google LLC.
US20240177115A1
Physics
Application 20240177115, fig. 01

Software Defined Community Cloud

A new way to create software-defined community clouds allows users to request access to specific projects within a cloud network. Each project has its own rules that must be followed, and the system checks if the access requests meet these rules. If a request meets all the requirements, access is granted; if not, access is denied to ensure compliance.

Published: 2024-05-16 Assignee: GM GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY OPERATIONS LLC.
US20240157911A1
Performing operations; transporting
Application 20240157911, fig. 01

PRESENCE-BASED VEHICLE ACCESS DOOR RELEASE USING DIGITAL KEY LEVERAGING ULTRASONIC SENSING

A new way to unlock a car door uses a digital key from your phone and ultrasonic sensors to detect when you're nearby. When you're close enough and have the digital key, the car will automatically unlock the door for you. This technology makes it easier and more convenient to access your vehicle without needing to physically use a key.

Published: 2024-05-30 Assignee: Microsoft Technology Licensing, LLC.
US20240177331A1
Physics
Application 20240177331, fig. 01

COMPUTER-BASED POSTURE ASSESSMENT AND CORRECTION

This invention uses computers to check and fix a person's posture. It has sensors that take pictures of the person to assess their posture. Then, it creates a virtual copy of the person with better posture and shows them both in a picture.

Published: 2024-06-06
US20240181011A1
Human necessities
Application 20240181011, fig. 01

USE OF IFN-LAMBDA MRNA FOR TREATING VIRAL INFECTIONS

An mRNA that carries a specific protein called IFN-λ can be used to make medicine to treat viral infections, especially those affecting the respiratory system like COVID-19. This invention focuses on creating drugs that use this mRNA to help the body fight off viruses more effectively. By using this technology, scientists aim to develop new treatments for viral illnesses that can be more targeted and efficient.

Published: 2024-05-30 Assignee: Finch Therapeutics Holdings LLC.
US20240173360A1
Human necessities
Application 20240173360, fig. 02

COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS FOR TREATING EPILEPSY AND RELATED DISORDERS

Novel pharmaceutical compositions using harmless gut microbes are developed to treat epilepsy and related disorders in animals. These compositions offer a new approach to managing epileptic seizures and associated conditions. Methods for administering these compositions to subjects for effective treatment are also provided in the invention.

Published: 2024-05-23 Assignee: Industry-Academic Cooperation Foundation, Yonsei University.
US20240165133A1
Human necessities
Application 20240165133, fig. 01

METHOD FOR SUPPRESSING CANCER METASTASIS THROUGH ALTERATION OF ADHESION DEPENDENCE OF CANCER CELLS

A new method has been developed to prevent cancer from spreading to other parts of the body by changing how cancer cells stick together. By controlling certain factors that affect how cells stick together, this method can help stop cancer from spreading, especially in cases of metastatic cancer. This discovery offers a promising way to reduce the number of cancer cells that travel through the body, leading to the development of more effective treatments that can save lives.

Published: 2024-05-30 Assignee: TENCENT AMERICA LLC.
US20240176931A1
Physics
Application 20240176931, fig. 01

APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR REAL-TIME VOLUMETRIC RENDERING OF DYNAMIC PARTICLES

An invention allows for showing moving particles in 3D space in real-time. It works by turning data about each particle into a 3D density map, calculating how light moves through the map, and then creating a visual representation of the particles based on this information. The particles can be simulated to act like real materials and move realistically in the 3D space.

Published: 2024-05-23 Assignee: SYNGENTA CROP PROTECTION AG.
US20240167046A1
Chemistry; metallurgy
Application 20240167046, fig. 01

INDUCIBLE MOSAICISM

A method called Inducible Mosaicism creates multiple unique changes in a plant's seed by introducing specific genetic material. This genetic material includes DNA modification enzymes, guide RNA, and an inducible system that activates at a specific growth stage of the plant. The result is a plant that produces seeds with a variety of distinct genetic modifications.

Published: 2024-05-23 Assignee: Shanghai Jiao Tong University.
US20240171761A1
Electricity
Application 20240171761, fig. 01

END-TO-END INSTANCE-SEPARABLE SEMANTIC-IMAGE JOINT CODEC SYSTEM AND METHOD

This invention is a system that compresses images and their associated semantics like masks, bounding boxes, categories, and relationships. By encoding images and semantics together, it improves the quality of compression by reducing redundancy. This system allows for individual coding of objects in images, making it easier for the decoder to retrieve specific objects.

Published: 2024-05-16 Assignee: UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA PATENT FOUNDATION.
US20240157023A1
Human necessities
Application 20240157023, fig. 01

THE COMBINED INFLUENCE OF VISCOELASTIC AND ADHESIVE CUES ON FIBROBLAST SPREADING AND FOCAL ADHESION FORMATION

A new type of gel that can be adjusted using light is invented to help heal wounds and prevent scar tissue from forming. This gel can also stop fibrosis in the lungs and prevent the transformation of fibroblasts into myofibroblasts. It works by inhibiting the production of certain proteins that are involved in scarring and fibrosis.

Published: 2024-05-23 Assignee: PSIQUANTUM CORP..
US20240169240A1
Physics
Application 20240169240, fig. 01

Quantum Computer with Swappable Logical Qubits

A quantum computer has been designed with swappable logical qubits to reduce idle volume. The computer uses topological codes like surface codes to create qubit modules that generate surface code patches for different qubits. These modules are connected through port and quickswap connections to enable efficient transfer of information between them.

Published: 2024-05-16 Assignee: University of Central Lancashire.
US20240156739A1
Human necessities
Application 20240156739, fig. 01

SOLID DOSAGE FORM PRODUCTION

Utilizing 3D printing technology, this invention creates solid dosage forms like pharmaceutical tablets using fused filament fabrication (FFF) 3D printing. The process involves printing filaments containing the active ingredient, making the production of personalized medicines possible directly from a 3D printer. The invention also includes specialized software for operating the printing equipment and systems for monitoring multiple printers in real time to ensure regulatory compliance.

Published: 2024-05-16 Assignee: OnPoint Medical, Inc..
US20240163411A1
Electricity
Application 20240163411, fig. 01

AUGMENTED REALITY GUIDANCE FOR SPINAL SURGERY WITH STEREOSCOPIC DISPLAYS AND MAGNIFIED VIEWS

An invention helps surgeons see a 3D view of a patient's body during spinal surgery using augmented reality technology. The surgeon can view a mix of real-time video and computer-generated images through special glasses. This helps the surgeon better understand the patient's anatomy and perform the surgery more accurately.

Published: 2024-05-30 Assignee: BEIJING HUIDA BIOTECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
US20240174996A1
Chemistry; metallurgy
Application 20240174996, fig. 02

METHOD FOR SITE-SPECIFIC CONJUGATION OF NUCLEIC ACID TO CRISPR FAMILY PROTEIN, AND CONJUGATE THEREOF AND USE THEREOF

A method has been developed to attach a nucleic acid to a CRISPR family protein in a specific location. This involves modifying the protein with an unnatural amino acid and then linking the nucleic acid to it, using the unique reactivity of the amino acid. This innovation can enhance processes like gene cutting, gene editing, and base editing by targeting specific sites accurately.

Published: 2024-05-30 Assignee: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM.
US20240173705A1
Performing operations; transporting
Application 20240173705, fig. 01

SYNTHESIS OF ZEOLITES WITH INTERCONNECTED NANOSHEETS

Interconnected zeolite nanosheets are created by using specific types of zeolites as seeds, resulting in a structure similar to self-pillared pentasil zeolites. This method eliminates the need for organic or branching templates during the crystallization process, making it a unique approach in creating hierarchical structures. The use of MEL or MFI-type zeolites as seeds triggers the formation of pillared zeolites, leading to the synthesis of interconnected nanosheets.

Published: 2024-05-30 Assignee: Portland State University.
US20240180040A1
Electricity
Application 20240180040, fig. 01

ACOUSTIC TRANSISTOR

An acoustic transistor uses sound waves to control the flow of electricity in a device. Instead of using a traditional gate voltage, the transistor relies on a piezoelectric material that generates electric charge when stimulated by sound waves. This charge accumulation under the oxide layer switches the transistor on and off, enabling precise control of electronic signals.

Published: 2024-05-30 Assignee: Zhejiang University.
US20240178767A1
Electricity
Application 20240178767, fig. 01

DUAL-ROTOR MICROFLUIDIC ENERGY CAPTURING AND POWER GENERATING DEVICE BASED ON PIEZOELECTRIC EFFECT

A new device has been created that captures energy and generates power using a piezoelectric effect. The device consists of two sets of rotating blades, one inside the other, with magnetic piezoelectric components and steel magnets in between. As the inner and outer blades rotate, they cause the magnetic piezoelectric components and steel magnets to move, generating mechanical energy that is converted into electric energy.

Published: 2024-06-06 Assignee: The Regents of the University of California.
US20240186216A1
Electricity
Application 20240186216, fig. 01

INTEGRATION OF BORON ARSENIDE INTO POWER DEVICES AND SEMICONDUCTORS FOR THERMAL MANAGEMENT

Boron arsenide (BAs) and boron phosphide (BP) are being integrated into semiconductor devices and electronics to improve thermal management. This includes using them with various semiconductors, metals, and wide-bandgap materials for high-performance cooling. The integration of BAs with gallium nitride (GaN) has shown promising results in reducing hot spot temperatures in GaN devices and HEMT transistors.

Published: 2024-05-23 Assignee: okom wrks labs, PBC.
US20240166985A1
Chemistry; metallurgy
Application 20240166985, fig. 01

STIFF, RIGID MYCELIUM-BASED BIOCOMPOSITE MATERIAL FOR USE IN STRUCTURAL AND NON-STRUCTURAL APPLICATIONS

A new method uses agricultural waste and fungal mycelium to make strong biocomposite materials for building structures. This invention reduces carbon emissions and creates stronger parts with less carbon used in manufacturing. It helps in moving towards a more sustainable economy by producing eco-friendly materials with high strength.

Published: 2024-06-06 Assignee: SQZ Biotechnologies Company.
US20240182851A1
Chemistry; metallurgy
Application 20240182851, fig. 01

REPROGRAMMING OF CELLS AND USES THEREOF

A new method has been developed to change the behavior of cells by squeezing them through a narrow passage. This squeezing process deforms the cells, allowing a special substance called a reprogramming factor to enter the cells and change their function. This innovation opens up possibilities for using reprogrammed cells in various applications.

Published: 2024-05-16 Assignee: Technology Innovation Institute - Sole Proprietorship LLC.
US20240156639A1
Human necessities
Application 20240156639, fig. 01

CONTACT LENSES WITH INTEGRATED ELECTRONICS AND METHOD OF MAKING THE SAME

Contact lenses now have tiny electronics embedded in them, like sensors and batteries. These electronics are safely enclosed within the lens. The invention also includes methods for making these high-tech contact lenses.

Published: 2024-05-16 Assignee: Zoom Video Communications, Inc..
US20240163123A1
Electricity
Application 20240163123, fig. 01

SIGN LANGUAGE CONTROL FOR A VIRTUAL MEETING

A new technology allows hearing-impaired users to control virtual meetings using sign language gestures. The system detects hand gestures in a specific area, interprets them as commands, and adjusts meeting controls accordingly. This innovation helps hearing-impaired individuals participate more effectively in virtual meetings by providing them with a way to manage controls using sign language.

Published: 2024-05-23 Assignee: VONCOLYTIC THERAPEUTICS CO., LTD..
US20240165176A1
Human necessities
Application 20240165176, fig. 01

CHIMERIC BROAD-SPECTRUM ONCOLYTIC ADENOVIRUS WITH MULTIPLE MECHANISMS SYNERGIZING WITH AND ENHANCING EFFICACY OF IMMUNOTHERAPY, AND APPLICATION THEREOF IN TUMOR TREATMENT

A new type of virus has been created to treat tumors by combining different proteins from two existing viruses. This virus can help the immune system fight cancer by releasing specific proteins like IL-12, IFN-γ, and CCL5. By using a mix of proteins, this virus can better infect tumor cells and avoid being stopped by the body's defenses, ultimately improving its ability to kill cancer cells.

Published: 2024-05-23 Assignee: Jura Bio, Inc..
US20240165158A1
Human necessities
Application 20240165158, fig. 01

MAJOR HISTOCOMPATIBILITY COMPLEX-BASED CHIMERIC RECEPTORS AND USES THEREOF FOR TREATING AUTOIMMUNE DISEASES

Major histocompatibility complex-based chimeric receptors (MHC-CAR) are created to target immune cells that attack the body in autoimmune diseases. Genetically modified immune cells with MHC-CAR are used to treat conditions like multiple sclerosis by stopping the harmful immune response. This invention offers a promising approach to combat autoimmune diseases by specifically targeting the problem-causing immune cells.

Published: 2024-05-30 Assignee: Prince Sattam bin Abdulaziz University.
US20240177843A1
Physics
Application 20240177843, fig. 01

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE BASED VIRTUAL ASSISTANT FOR HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT

This innovative system uses artificial intelligence to help hospitals manage appointments efficiently by considering past data and patient preferences. It also uses natural language processing to communicate with patients and reschedule appointments seamlessly. Additionally, it automates billing, insurance processing, and resource allocation to optimize bed utilization and improve emergency response coordination.

Published: 2024-05-30 Assignee: Bloomberg L.P..
US20240177509A1
Physics
Application 20240177509, fig. 01

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DOCUMENT ANALYSIS AND OUTCOME DETERMINATION

A new system has been created to analyze legal documents from court cases, using advanced technology like bidirectional long short-term memory (BILSTM) and conditional random fields (CRF). This system can determine the outcome and settlement classification of the cases by processing the information extracted from the documents. It includes different layers like BILSTM, attention, CRF, and sigmoid that work together to make accurate classifications based on the content of the documents.

Published: 2024-06-06 Assignee: Franklin Resources.
US20240185228A1
Physics
Application 20240185228, fig. 01

MULTILAYER SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SECURING A BLOCKCHAIN-BASED TOKEN USING RANDOM TEMPORAL WINDOWING

This invention is a cybersecurity system that protects digital wallets holding blockchain-based tokens on a financial platform. It uses random time intervals to reshuffle designated machines and rekey private keys stored in different environments. By applying environmental signature weighting to the keys, cold signers have more control over the wallet than hot signers, allowing for secure control and recovery of assets in real time.

Published: 2024-06-06 Assignee: Binh Tinh Tran.
US20240186306A1
Electricity
Application 20240186306, fig. 01

Bezel-free and Infinitely High-resolution Electronic Display

This electronic display has no bezel and offers extremely high resolution, with a high number of pixels per inch. The display features an array of pixels on one side of the substrate and electrical connections on the other side, connecting each pixel to power controllers and pixel controllers. To reduce thickness, some electrical circuits can be placed within the substrate itself by creating trenches during the etching process.

Published: 2024-05-30 Assignee: MAX-PLANCK-GESELLSCHAFT ZUR FÖRDERUNG DER WISSENSCHAFTEN E.V..
US20240174999A1
Chemistry; metallurgy
Application 20240174999, fig. 01

ARCHAEAL PEPTIDE RECOMBINASE ? A NOVEL PEPTIDE LIGATING ENZYME

A new enzyme called Adriase has been discovered, which can join different peptides together in a specific sequence. This enzyme has a unique structure with a specific recognition motif that allows it to link proteins, synthetic compounds, and cells together. The ability of Adriase to selectively combine molecules opens up possibilities for creating new compounds for various purposes in research and medicine.

Published: 2024-05-30 Assignee: Cultimate Foods UG.
US20240174981A1
Chemistry; metallurgy
Application 20240174981, fig. 01

METHODS FOR THE FABRICATION OF 3D-STRUCTURED EDIBLE FAT USING PLANT-BASED SCAFFOLDS

A new method has been developed to create 3D-structured edible fat using plant-based scaffolds. This method aims to make the fat more cost-effective while closely resembling traditional animal fat. The process involves optimizing sterilization protocols, selecting the right plant-based matrix, isolating and multiplying ideal cells, and developing a way to measure cell growth accurately.