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 new patent  Production of insulin producing cells

The invention provides methods for differentiating stem cells along the pancreatic lineage as well as large scale culture methods. The present invention further provides pancreatic progenitor cells derived from stern cells to provide pancreatic cells to a subject.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

 new patent  Hypochlorite resistant cyanuric acid hydrolases and methods of use thereof

The present invention relates to engineered cyanuric acid hydrolase enzymes that are resistant to hypochlorite and compositions and devices comprising such enzymes. The present invention also relates to methods of using these enzymes, compositions and devices for the treatment of a liquid, such as water.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Triptolide prodrugs

or a salt thereof. The invention also provides pharmaceutical compositions comprising a compound of formula I, processes for preparing compounds of formula I, intermediates useful for preparing compounds of formula I and therapeutic methods using the compounds of formula I.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Etv2 and uses thereof

Described herein is a method for producing a chimeric non-human animal expressing a human ETV2 gene comprising: a) generating an ETV2 null non-human animal cell, wherein both copies of the non-human ETV2 gene carry a mutation that prevents production of functional ETV2 protein in said non-human animal; b) creating an... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Integrated remote sensing tools for timely predictions of crop quality and yield

A method includes receiving outside temperatures for a plurality of days and calculating growing degree units based on the received temperatures. Intensities for a plurality of wavelengths of light measured over at least one portion of a field containing a crop are received and are used with the growing degree... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

3-hydroxypyrimidine-2,4-dione-5-carboxamides as potent inhibitors of hiv

Various embodiments described herein are directed to compounds of formula (I), (II), (III) or (IV) for use as potent inhibitors of HIV integrase and for treatment of patients afflicted with AIDS. A major challenge of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) chemotherapy continues to be the inevitable selection of resistance by the... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Compositions and methods for transplantation of colon microbiota

The present invention provides compositions that include an extract of human feces, and methods for using such compositions, including methods for replacing or supplementing or modifying a subject's colon microbiota, and methods for treating a disease, pathological condition, and/or iatrogenic condition of the colon.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Compositions and methods for transplantation of colon microbiota

The present invention provides compositions that include an extract of human feces, and methods for using such compositions, including methods for replacing or supplementing or modifying a subject's colon microbiota, and methods for treating a disease, pathological condition, and/or iatrogenic condition of the colon.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Recovery of monomer from polyurethane materials by depolymerization

Methods for recovering monomers from polymers, such as polyurethanes (including thermoset polyurethanes) include heating the polymer to depolymerize the polymer and release the monomer. The monomer may be directly recovered. The polymer may include a poly(β-methyl-δ-valerolactone) (PMVL) block and the monomer recovered may be β-methyl-δ-valerolactone (MVL).... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Position sensing system with an electromagnet

A position sensing system for measuring a position of a moving object includes an electromagnet configured to generate an alternating magnetic field, and a magnetic sensor configured to measure an intensity of a first magnetic field that is based on the alternating magnetic field. A controller is configured to estimate... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Extended kalman filter for 3d localization and vision-aided inertial navigation

Localization and navigation systems and techniques are described. An electronic device comprises a processor configured to apply an extended Kalman filter (EKF) as the electronic device traverses the trajectory. The extended Kalman filter is configured to maintain a state vector storing estimates for a position of the electronic device at... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Electrochemical sensors with a chemically attached molecular redox buffer

Solid-contact electrodes include a molecular redox buffer that is covalently attached to one of the components of the electrodes. These electrodes can be incorporated into electrochemical sensor systems. The electrode components are an electron conductor, a membrane and optionally, an interlayer. The electrode includes covalent attachment of the molecular redox... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Applied magnetic field synthesis and processing of iron nitride magnetic materials

Techniques are disclosed concerning applied magnetic field synthesis and processing of iron nitride magnetic materials. Some methods concern casting a material including iron in the presence of an applied magnetic field to form a workpiece including at least one ironbased phase domain including uniaxial magnetic anisotropy, wherein the applied magnetic... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Nonthermal plasma synthesis

An apparatus may include a nonthermal plasma reactor vessel, a gaseous core precursor inlet, a gaseous shell precursor inlet, and a plasma source. The reactor vessel may include a core formation region and a shell formation region downstream of the core formation region. The gaseous core precursor inlet may be... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Cd200 inhibitors and methods of use thereof

The present invention provides in certain embodiments conjugates comprising at least one CD200 inhibitor and an adjuvant, and methods of reversing or modulating immune suppression in a patient having a disease or disorder arising from abnormal cell growth, function or behavior, which method comprises administering to a patient in need... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Compositions and methods for c. difficile treatment

The present disclosure provides compositions and methods for treating Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) including primary and recurrent CDI. In particular, the compositions and methods described herein are capable of achieving a CDI clearance rate of at least 80% through a single oral dose of a pharmaceutical composition comprising a freeze-dried... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Iron nitride powder with anisotropic shape

Techniques are disclosed for milling an iron-containing raw material in the presence of a nitrogen source to generate anisotropically shaped particles that include iron nitride and have an aspect ratio of at least 1.4. Techniques for nitridizing an anisotropic particle including iron, and annealing an anisotropic particle including iron nitride... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Collision detection

Bicycle collision systems, apparatus, and methods may include, or use, one or more various sensing apparatus to detect vehicles or other objects that may collide, or potentially collide, with a bicycle. The sensing apparatus may include at least one of side sensing apparatus, rear sensing apparatus, and front sensing apparatus.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Chimeric antigen receptors, compositions, and methods

This disclosure describes chimeric antigen receptors for expression in a Natural Killer (NK) cell, pharmaceutical compositions that include NK cells (and/or iPSCs) modified to express a chimeric antigen receptor, and methods involving such chimeric antigen receptors. Generally, the chimeric antigen receptor includes an ectodomain that includes an antigen recognition region,... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Pulmonary-systemic shunt devices and related methods

A method for treating a patient may include establishing an anastomosis between a pulmonary artery and an aorta; and pumping blood from the pulmonary artery to the aorta when the pulmonary artery has a pressure lower than or equal to a pressure of the aorta.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Hydrophobic dental surfaces

An example article may include a dental surface, a hydrophobic coating on the dental surface, and a restorative layer on the hydrophobic coating. An example technique may include applying, on a dental surface, a hydrophobic coating comprising an amphiphilic agent. The hydrophobic coating may provide a water contact angle of... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Compositions and methods for preventing and treating graft versus host disease

ILC2 cells play a role in the pathogenesis of graft versus host disease (GvHD) and idiopathic pneumonia syndrome (IPS), both conditions associated with allogeneic stem cell transplantation. Infusion of IL-33 activated ILC2 cells into patients with ongoing GvHD or IPS, or prior to onset of GvHD or IPS in susceptible... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Preservation of strain in iron nitride magnet

A permanent magnet may include a Fe16N2 phase in a strained state. In some examples, strain may be preserved within the permanent magnet by a technique that includes etching an iron nitride-containing workpiece including Fe16N2 to introduce texture, straining the workpiece, and annealing the workpiece. In some examples, strain may... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Travel and activity capturing

A mobile device includes a positioning module sampling at least a position of the mobile device at a sampling rate when active and a processor capable of determining whether a mobile device is travelling or dwelling based on at least the sampled position of the mobile device. The processor further... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Stochastic computation using deterministic bit streams

In some examples, a device includes an integrated circuit comprising a computational unit configured to process at least two input bit streams that each include a sequential set of data bits or two or more sets of data bits in parallel that is deterministically encoded to represent numerical values based... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Engine fuel-reforming reactors, systems, and methods

An engine system for internal combustion and reformation of a fuel includes an engine, and a reforming reactor. The engine comprising an intake manifold for receiving a first fuel and an exhaust manifold for releasing an exhaust gas. The reforming reactor includes a first end portion, a second end, a... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Fault-tolerant aircraft flight control using a subset of aerodynamic control surfaces

A method for controlling an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) is described. In one example, the method includes: detecting, by one or more processors of a controller within a UAV, whether flight control surfaces of the UAV are operating nominally; switching, by the one or more processors of the controller, in... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Control signals for free-piston engines

The subject matter of this specification can be embodied in, among other things, a method for operating a hydraulic free piston engine includes receiving, at an engine controller for a hydraulic free piston engine, an energy parameter that is representative of an amount of fluid energy to be output by... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Systems and methods for treating tinnitus and enhancing hearing

Systems and methods for treating hearing loss and/or tinnitus or enhancing hearing to sounds or sound features such as in a noisy environment are disclosed. An apparatus includes a hearing aid and associated electrodes for electrically stimulating a portion near, on or in the ear, where the electrical stimulation is... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Melanocortin ligands and methods of use thereof

or a salt thereof, wherein R1, R2, W, X, Y and Z are as defined herein, as well as methods of use thereof.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Resource-aware large-scale cooperative 3d mapping using multiple mobile devices

A method includes: receiving, with a computing platform, respective trajectory data and map data independently generated by each of a plurality of vision-aided inertial navigation devices (VINS devices) traversing an environment, wherein the trajectory data specifies poses along a path through the environment for the respective VINS device and the... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Methods for detecting and monitoring colorectal cancer

... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Process for using test item response times to improve measurement of cognitive ability

A method includes providing user interfaces from a server to present questions to a plurality of test takers. For each question and each test taker, an elapsed time is recorded and the elapsed times are used to set a boundary time between groups of response times for each question. User... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Salts and compositions useful for treating disease

The invention provides a combination or salt of lipoic acid and a compound of formula (I): The combinations and salts are useful for treating diabetes.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

Pertussis vaccines and methods of making and using

Bordetella pertussis iron receptor proteins or portions thereof (e.g., one or more extracellular domains), alone or spliced into B. pertussis scaffold proteins (e.g., fimbrial or flagellin), are provided and can be used in acellular vaccines to protect against pertussis or other Bordetella diseases in humans and non-human mammals. In addition,... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

11/23/17 / #20170334950

Substrates for flt3 kinase and uses thereof

The invention provides kinase substrates and methods comprising their use.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

11/23/17 / #20170337983

Fast magnetoelectric device based on current-driven domain wall propagation

In some examples, an electronic device comprising an input ferroelectric (FE) capacitor, an output FE capacitor, and a channel positioned beneath the input FE capacitor and positioned beneath the output FE capacitor. In some examples, the channel is configured to carry a magnetic signal from the input FE capacitor to... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

11/16/17 / #20170326181

Compositions and methods for transplantation of colon microbiota

The present invention provides compositions that include an extract of human feces, and methods for using such compositions, including methods for replacing or supplementing or modifying a subject's colon microbiota, and methods for treating a disease, pathological condition, and/or iatrogenic condition of the colon.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

11/16/17 / #20170328912

Glycopolymer capture matrix for use with surface-enhanced raman spectroscopy detection and related systems and methods

A method of making a sensor includes subjecting a metal substrate to a solution having glycopolymer chains and attaching the glycopolymer chains to the metal substrate to form a glycopolymer-functionalized metal substrate that can bind a lectin target. A lectin target can be a food allergen or a toxin. The... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

11/16/17 / #20170329954

Robust device authentication

An apparatus includes a finite state machine and a physical structure capable of providing a response to a challenge, the physical structure such that before the physical structure is ever provided with the challenge, the response to the challenge is unpredictable. The finite state machine moves from an initial state... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

11/16/17 / #20170330660

Iron nitride permanent magnet and technique for forming iron nitride permanent magnet

A bulk permanent magnetic material may include between about 5 volume percent and about 40 volume percent Fe16N2 phase domains, a plurality of nonmagnetic atoms or molecules forming domain wall pinning sites, and a balance soft magnetic material, wherein at least some of the soft magnetic material is magnetically coupled... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

11/09/17 / #20170319326

Active monitoring pressure sensitive vascular graft

A vascular graft includes deformable sleeves that include an electrical component. The electrical component can be variable-resistance or piezoelectric, in embodiments, such that deformation of the sleeves due to pressure changes create or modify an electrical signal. A transponder can then transmit information relating to the pressure inside and outside... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

11/09/17 / #20170319627

Compositions and methods for transplantation of colon microbiota

The present invention provides compositions that include an extract of human feces, and methods for using such compositions, including methods for replacing or supplementing or modifying a subject's colon microbiota, and methods for treating a disease, pathological condition, and/or iatrogenic condition of the colon.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

11/02/17 / #20170311875

3d shoulder motion measurement device and scapular angle locator

Examples of systems, devices, and methods as described in this disclosure include a shoulder motion measurement system comprising a mounting device comprising a receptacle configured to hold an electronic device at a fixed orientation relative to a scapula of a patient, wherein the mounting device comprises one or more structures... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

11/02/17 / #20170314044

Adenovirus constructs and methods

This disclosure describes oncolytic adenovirus constructs and methods on using the constructs. Generally, the oncolytic constructs includes at least a partial deletion of E3, a heterologous polynucleotide encoding a heterologous polypeptide in place of the at least partial deletion of E3, and a cell-specific regulatory polynucleotide operationally linked to the... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

11/02/17 / #20170316135

Virtual oscillator control

Virtual oscillator control systems, devices, and techniques are provided. One example device includes a processor configured to implement a virtual oscillator circuit and output an oscillating waveform based on the virtual oscillator circuit and power electronics operatively coupled to the processor and configured to convert, based on the oscillating waveform,... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

11/02/17 / #20170318397

Ultrasonic hearing system and related methods

A hearing system to activate an auditory system using cerebrospinal fluids includes at least one processor configured to receive an audio signal captured using a sound sensor (e.g., a microphone), extract temporal and spectral features from the audio signal, and create modulated ultrasound signals in a range of 20 Hz... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

10/26/17 / #20170307708

Systems and methods for designing multidimensional selective adiabatic pulses

Described here are systems and methods for designing and implementing spatially selective, multidimensional adiabatic radio frequency (“RF”) pulses for use in magnetic resonance imaging (“MRI”). Spatially selective inversion can be achieved adiabatically in both two-dimensional (“2D”) and three-dimensional (“3D”) regions-of-interest. The multidimensional adiabatic pulses are generally designed using sub-pulses that... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

10/26/17 / #20170307710

Local temperature rise constrained radio frequency pulse design in parallel transmission

Systems and methods for designing RF pulses using a technique that directly controls temperature rise via a compression model that is based on virtual observation points (“VOPs”) are provided. Thermal pre-simulations are first carried out for a given RF exposure time, coil, and subject model in order to obtain complex... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

10/19/17 / #20170296140

Vascular characterization using ultrasound imaging

Ultrasound methods and/or systems provide for the motion tracking of both vessel wall motion and blood flow (e.g., with use of high frame rate ultrasound pulse echo data and speckle tracking both wall motion and flow can be tracked simultaneously).... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

10/19/17 / #20170296825

Bioelectrical modulation using rotating or spatially-selective electromagnetic fields

Described here are bioelectric modulation systems and methods for generating rotating or spatially-selective electromagnetic fields. A modulation system includes a multichannel electrode with independently controllable electrode channels that can be operated to generate rotating electromagnetic fields that stimulate cells regardless of their orientation, or to generate spatially-selective electromagnetic fields that... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

10/19/17 / #20170297983

Methods of forming diol compounds

Methods of forming a C4 to C7 diol compound, the methods including a first step of reacting a C4 to C7 dicarboxylic acid with hydrogen (H2) gas on a first heterogeneous catalyst at a first temperature and a first pressure to form a C4 to C7 lactone; and a subsequent... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

10/19/17 / #20170298168

Glucose-based block copolymers

An example block copolymer may include at least one poly(glucose-6-acrylate) (G6A) block. An example technique may include treating glucose-6-acrylate-1,2,3,4-tetraacetate (GATA) monomer and n-butyl acrylate (nBA) monomer with a free radical initiator in the presence of a chain transfer agent (CTA).... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

10/19/17 / #20170298391

Conditional rescue system, cells, and methods

A conditional rescue system generally includes a gene transfer system, a polynucleotide including a nuclease-resistant target coding region, and a coding region encoding a conditionally-lethal polypeptide. The gene transfer system is effective to integrate into host cell DNA. The polynucleotide including the nuclease-resistant target coding region is under transcriptional control... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

10/19/17 / #20170299585

Compositions, kits, and methods for cell separation

A cell-capturing substrate, methods of using the cell-capturing substrate that allow for label-free cell separation, and kits that incorporate the cell-capturing substrate.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

10/19/17 / #20170299904

Spin magneto-optical modulator

Techniques are described for a device that includes an optical channel configured to transport an optical signal. The device further includes a magnetic material with low optical absorption through which a portion of the optical signal is configured to flow. The magnetic material is configured to receive an electrical signal... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

10/19/17 / #20170301675

Ultra high density integrated composite capacitor

Capacitors that can be formed fully on an integrated circuit (IC) chip are described in this disclosure. An IC chip includes a metal-oxide-silicone (MOS) capacitor formed from a MOS transistor having a drain terminal, a source terminal, a gate terminal, and a body terminal. The drain terminal and the source... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

10/12/17 / #20170291819

Three-dimensional polyhedral microscale graphene-based structures and methods of manufacture

Methods of making a microscale, free-standing, 3D, polyhedral, hollow, GO (or other graphene-based) structure using an origami-like self-folding approach. The origami-like self-folding process allows for easy control of size, shape, and thickness of graphene-based membranes, which, in turn, permits fabrication of freestanding 3D microscale polyhedral GO structures for example. With... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

10/12/17 / #20170291906

Compounds from renewable resources

and salts thereof are disclosed. Also disclosed are methods for preparing compounds of formula III, intermediates useful for preparing compounds of formula III and methods for preparing compounds and materials from compounds of formula III.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

10/12/17 / #20170292119

Pichinde virus reverse genetics systems and methods of use

Provided herein are genetically engineered Pichinde viruses that include three ambisense genomic segments. The first genomic segment includes a coding region encoding a Z protein and a coding region encoding a L RdRp protein. The second genomic segment includes a coding region encoding a nucleoprotein (NP) and the third genomic... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

10/12/17 / #20170292931

Membrane washing apparatus

The present disclosure describes an apparatus including a waste compartment, a membrane compartment on the waste compartment, and a wash buffer reservoir on the membrane compartment. The membrane compartment includes a membrane compartment outlet aperture and is configured to hold at least one membrane, and the membrane compartment outlet aperture... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

10/12/17 / #20170294023

Constrained key frame localization and mapping for vision-aided inertial navigation

Estimation techniques for vision-aided inertial navigation are described. In one example, a vision-aided inertial navigation system (VINS) comprises an image source to produce image data for a keyframe and one or more non-keyframes along a trajectory, the one or more non-keyframes preceding the keyframe along the trajectory. The VINS comprises... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

10/12/17 / #20170294698

Microscale three-dimensional electric devices and methods of making the same

Functionalized microscale 3D devices and methods of making the same. The 3D microdevice can be realized with the combination of top-down (lithographic) and bottom-up (origami-inspired self-assembly) processes. The origami-inspired self-assembly approach combined with a top-down process can realize 3D microscale polyhedral structures with metal/semiconductor materials patterned on dielectric materials. In... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

10/12/17 / #20170294699

Nanopillar-based articles and methods of manufacture

Nanopillar-based THz metamaterials, such as split ring resonator (SRR) MMs, utilizing displacement current in the dielectric medium between nanopillars that significantly increases energy storage in the MMs, leading to enhanced Q-factor. A metallic nanopillar array is designed in the form of a single gap (C-shape) SRR. Vacuum or dielectric materials... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

10/05/17 / #20170280757

Umami-enhanced food product and enhancing the umami taste of food products

A pyroglutamic acid composition comprising pyroglutamic acid enhances the umami sensation of food products when topically applied. The pyroglutamic acid may be derived from a food product such as a tuber product or potato. The pyroglutamic acid may be in the form of L-pyroglutamic acid, D-pyroglutamic acid, or mixtures thereof.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

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10/05/17 / #20170286595

Screening of large-scale genetic interaction networks

Disclosed in some examples are methods including selecting a first plurality of single gene mutants from a pool of possible single gene mutants of an organism. The first plurality of single gene mutants is less than a number of possible single mutants. A computer processor is used to iteratively select... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

10/05/17 / #20170289835

Channel tracking and transmit beamforming with frugal feedback

In general, this disclosure describes techniques for beamforming using limited feedback that exploit the spatio-temporal channel correlation and avoid the limitations of codebook-based feedback and Markov chain modeling. In one example, a receiving device includes a plurality of receive antennas for receiving communication information, a memory for storing the communication... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

09/28/17 / #20170273588

Systems and methods for noninvasive spectral-spatiotemporal imaging of cardiac electrical activity

A system and method for non-invasively generating a report of cardiac electrical activities of a subject includes determining, using cardiac electrical activation information, equivalent current densities (ECDs). The ECDs are assembled into time-course ECD information and a spectrum of the time-course ECD information is analyzed to determine peaks for spectral... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

09/28/17 / #20170273888

Biodegradable microspheres

The present disclosure describes a plurality of microspheres that include carboxymethyl chitosan (CCN) crosslinked with carboxymethyl cellulose (CMC). The microspheres are biocompatible, bioresorbable, and biodegradable. The microspheres may be used in personal care products, such as, for example, toothpaste, topical pain relief products, topical antibiotic products, skincare products such as... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

09/28/17 / #20170275659

Recombinant cells and methods for biosynthesis of ent-atiserenoic acid

This disclosure describes recombinant cells and methods for microbial biosynthesis of ent-atiserenoic acid. Thus, in one aspect, this disclosure describes a recombinant cell genetically modified to exhibit increased biosynthesis of ent-atiserenoic acid compared to a comparable control cell. In some cases, the recombinant cell can include a host cell modified... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

09/21/17 / #20170267978

Induced pluripotent stem cells

Described herein is a major breakthrough in nuclear reprogramming and induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) technology. Fusion of the powerful transcription activation domain (TAD) of MyoD to the Oct4 protein makes iPSCs generation faster, more efficient, purer, safer and feeder-free. Also, disclosed herein is the first report of the use... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

09/21/17 / #20170269091

Usp14 as a biomarker for predicting recurrence in endometrial and ovarian cancer

USP14 is a biomarker for recurrent disease and inhibition of USP14 is of therapeutic benefit for women with endometrial or ovarian cancer.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

09/21/17 / #20170270241

Analysis of single cell transcriptomics

Developmental, stem cell and cancer biologists are interested in the molecular definition of cellular differentiation. Although single-cell RNA sequencing represents a transformational advance for global gene analyses, novel obstacles have emerged, including the computational management of dropout events, the reconstruction of biological pathways and the isolation of target cell populations.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

09/14/17 / #20170261324

Inverse sliding-window filters for vision-aided inertial navigation systems

This disclosure describes inverse filtering and square root inverse filtering techniques for optimizing the performance of a vision-aided inertial navigation system (VINS). In one example, instead of keeping all features in the system's state vector as SLAM features, which can be inefficient when the number of features per frame is... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

09/07/17 / #20170252334

Ataxia therapeutic compositions and methods

A method for treating a subject having, or at risk of having, ataxia, generally includes administering to the subject an amount of a composition comprising a cholecystokinin receptor (Cck1R) agonist effective to ameliorate at least one symptom or clinical sign of ataxia.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

09/07/17 / #20170252378

Compositions and methods for transplantation of colon microbiota

The present invention provides compositions that include an extract of human feces, and methods for using such compositions, including methods for replacing or supplementing or modifying a subject's colon microbiota, and methods for treating a disease, pathological condition, and/or iatrogenic condition of the colon.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

09/07/17 / #20170255225

Polysynchronous stochastic circuits

In some examples, a device includes an integrated circuit and two or more computational units configured to process respective stochastic bit streams in accordance with respective input clocks. Each of the stochastic bit streams comprises sequential sets of data bits, each of the sets of data bits representing a numerical... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

08/31/17 / #20170246214

Compositions and methods for transplantation of colon microbiota

The present invention provides compositions that include an extract of human feces, and methods for using such compositions, including methods for replacing or supplementing or modifying a subject's colon microbiota, and methods for treating a disease, pathological condition, and/or iatrogenic condition of the colon.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

08/31/17 / #20170247350

Recovery of monomer from polyurethane materials by depolymerization

Methods for recovering monomers from polymers, such as polyurethanes (including thermoset polyurethanes) include heating the polymer to depolymerize the polymer and release the monomer. The monomer may be directly recovered. The polymer may include a poly(β-methyl-δ-valerolactone) (PMVL) block and the monomer recovered may be β-methyl-δ-valerolactone (MVL).... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

08/24/17 / #20170240627

Single-chain variable fragment anti-cd133 antibodies and uses thereof

Disclosed herein are a monoclonal antibody that specifically binds to human CD133 and single-chain variable fragments thereof. Also disclosed herein is a hybridoma that produces the monoclonal antibody that specifically binds to human CD133.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

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08/24/17 / #20170243680

Multilayer iron nitride hard magnetic materials

The disclosure describes multilayer hard magnetic materials including at least one layer including α″-Fe16N2 and at least one layer including α″-Fe16(NxZ1-x)2 or a mixture of α″-Fe16N2 and α″-Fe16Z2, where Z includes at least one of C, B, or O, and x is a number greater than zero and less than... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

08/24/17 / #20170244094
08/17/17 / #20170232041

Targeted delivery system, system components, and methods

A method for targeted delivery of cargo to a target locus in a subject and components of the system. Generally, the method includes administering to the subject a cell that has an artificial saccharide-derived target presented on the surface of the cell, allowing the cell to localize to a target... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

08/17/17 / #20170234817

Lateral flow assays with thermal contrast readers

Assays used in conjunction with a thermal contrast reader are disclosed. In the assay, the test strip includes materials that can develop a thermal response if a target analyte is present in a sample. Linear flow assays include nanoparticles with high affinity binding to the analyte. Binding of the nanoparticles... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

08/17/17 / #20170234830

Electrolyte-gated transistors for detection of molecules

The disclosure describes methods, devices, and system that measure chemisorption potentiometrically for detection of target molecules. In one example, a device includes a semiconductor, an ionic conducting electronic insulator coupled to the semiconductor, a floating gate electrode comprising a first portion and a second portion, the first portion being coupled... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

08/10/17 / #20170224238

Graphically mapping rotors in a heart

Disclosed herein are techniques for graphically indicating aspects of rotors (such as pivot points of rotors) associated with atrial or ventricular fibrillation. Embodiments can include receiving, using a processor, an electrogram for each of a plurality of spatial locations in a heart, each electrogram comprising time series data including a... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

08/10/17 / #20170226202

Method for screening for autophagy activator or inhibitor

The present invention provides a method for screening for an autophagy activator or inhibitor comprising the steps of: (a) making a test material to be analyzed come into contact with cells containing Beclin 1 protein; and (b) analyzing the degree of phosphorylation at the 30th serine amino acid residue of... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

08/10/17 / #20170226635

Forming iron nitride hard magnetic materials using chemical vapor deposition or liquid phase epitaxy

The disclosure describes hard magnetic materials including α″-Fe16N2 and techniques for forming hard magnetic materials including α″-Fe16N2 using chemical vapor deposition or liquid phase epitaxy.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

08/03/17 / #20170217960

Immunomodulators and immunomodulator conjugates

wherein R1—R3, Ra, and Rb have any of the values defined herein, and salts thereof. The compounds have immunomodulatory properties.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

08/03/17 / #20170218367

Nucleic acid amphiphiles and nanostructures

Provided herein are nucleic acid amphiphiles and nanostructures such as nanotubes twisted nanotapes and helical nanotapes that comprise the amphiphiles as well as methods to deliver therapeutic agents with the nanostructures.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

08/03/17 / #20170219998

System and digital inline holography

A method of extracting particles from a two-dimensional (2D) hologram recorded as part of a digital inline holography system includes reconstructing a three-dimensional (3D) optical field from the recorded 2D hologram. In addition, particles are extracted/segmented from the 3D optical field, wherein segmented particles are identified by particle location in... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

07/27/17 / #20170209291

Catheter system with guidewire compartmentalization

A catheter system including a delivery sheath and a wire management device. The wire management device is slidably disposed within a lumen of the sheath, and includes a shaft and at least two vane assemblies. The vane assemblies each project from an exterior surface of the shaft and are circumferentially... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

07/27/17 / #20170209576

Delivery compositions and methods

This disclosure describes composition and methods for delivering a substance to a subject. Generally, the compositions include a liposome that includes a lysolipid and a cargo composition at least partially encapsulated by the liposome; and a reversibly heatable component coupled to the liposome. Generally, the method includes administering such a... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

07/27/17 / #20170211716

Fluidic control valve with small displacement actuators

A fluidic control valve includes a piezostack actuator, a seal plate, and an orifice plate including a plurality of orifices. The piezostack actuator is configured to move the seal plate along a longitudinal axis between a closed position, in which the seal plate seals the orifices of the orifice plate... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

07/27/17 / #20170214138

Combined loop-dipole antenna array system and methods

A hybrid antenna array for use in an MRI device, the array comprising a plurality of loop-line elements, each loop line element comprising a loop element and a line element, wherein the loop element and the line element are aligned along their respective center axis and coupled at an input... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

07/27/17 / #20170214244

Real time voltage regulation through gather and broadcast techniques

An example device includes a processor configured to receive a plurality of voltage measurements corresponding to nodes in a distribution network, and determine, for each respective node: a value of a first coefficient, based on a previous value of the first coefficient, a minimum voltage value for the node, and... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

07/20/17 / #20170202931

Methods and compositions for the treatment of neurologic disease

Nucleases and methods of using these nucleases for inserting a sequence encoding a therapeutic IDUA or IDS protein such as an enzyme into a cell, thereby providing proteins or cell therapeutics for treatment and/or prevention of MPS I or MPS II disease.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

07/13/17 / #20170198020

Nucleotide repeat expansion-associated polypeptides and uses thereof

Isolated polypeptides that are endogenously expressed from nucleotide repeat expansions are disclosed. In some cases, the polypeptides include polypeptide repeats. In some cases, the polypeptide repeats include at least five contiguous repeats of a single amino acid. In other cases, the repeats include at least six contiguous amino acids of... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

07/13/17 / #20170200041

Multi-modal data and class confusion: application in water monitoring

A system includes an aerial image database containing sensor data representing an aerial image of the earth surface, the sensor data comprising a feature vector for each pixel in the aerial image. A processor applies a plurality of classifiers to each feature vector to produce a plurality of classifier scores... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

07/06/17 / #20170188881

Transducer with magnetic nanowire array

A transducer includes a planar coil coupled to a magnetic flux guide. The magnetic flux guide includes an array of nanowires. The transducer could include a plurality of magnetic flux guides and a plurality of planar coils stacked together. The flux guides and planar coils could alternative in the stacked... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

07/06/17 / #20170188882

Coils and coil assemblies that are radio-translucent

A system that includes at least one coil that is radio-translucent and includes at least one conductor that includes lithium.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota

07/06/17 / #20170189107

Modular disc array for minimally invasive medical device

In certain embodiments, an apparatus includes a stacked array of discs electrically coupled together where each disc includes an electrical component. In certain embodiments, a minimally-invasive medical device includes a stack of transducer platforms positioned within the minimally-invasive medical device. Each platform includes a plurality of electrical components.... Regents Of The University Of Minnesota








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