|| List of recent Calor-related patents
|Method for calculating engine characteristic variables, data processing system and computer program product|
A method for operating a reciprocating-piston internal combustion engine, including: supplying a fuel mixture having two fuel types and air into a combustion chamber; burning the fuel mixture in the combustion chamber during a working stroke; detecting the pressure profile in the combustion chamber during the working stroke by one pressure sensor per combustion chamber; determining an amount of energy per working stroke and per combustion chamber from the pressure profile. In order to enable different fuel types and/or fuel qualities to be taken into consideration in the regulation of the engine, the calorific value of the fuel mixture per working stroke and per combustion chamber is determined from the volume and/or the mass of the supplied fuel mixture and from the determined amount of energy per working stroke and per combustion chamber.
Mtu Friedrichshafen Gmbh
|Role of dh44 and homologs in calorie sensing|
Provided are methods for identifying drosophila melanogaster mutants which have mutations affecting calorie sensing behavior. Also provided are methods for identifying agents that can interfere with calorie sensing behavior in d.
New York University
|Composition for improving taste of high-intensity sweetener and application thereof|
A low-calorie food or drink, particularly an edible product (a food or drink) with an improved distinctive strange taste (particularly bitterness remaining in the mouth) has low calories and is obtained by replacing part or most of the sugar or isomerized sugar to be added by a high-intensity sweetener. Provided are a composition for improving a taste of a high-intensity sweetener, a method of improving a taste of an edible product containing a high-intensity sweetener, and an edible product in which a taste of a high-intensity sweetener is improved, each of which is characterized by containing or using an isomerized sugar and a rare sugar such that the rare sugar is contained or used in an amount of from 1 to 150 parts by mass based on 100 parts by mass of the isomerized sugar..
Matsutani Chemical Industry Co., Ltd.
|Restaurant-specific food logging from images|
A “food logger” provides various approaches for learning or training one or more image-based models (referred to herein as “meal models”) of nutritional content of meals. This training is based on one or more datasets of images of meals in combination with “meal features” that describe various parameters of the meal.
|Current collector, electrode, secondary cell, and capacitor|
Provided are a current collector which has an excellent high-rate property and exerts a sufficient safety function when employed in a secondary battery or a capacitor, as well as an electrode, a secondary battery or a capacitor in which said current collector is employed. According to the invention, a current collector is provided which comprises: metal foil; and a conductive layer with a film thickness of 0.1 μm to 10 μm formed on a surface of said metal foil.
|Calorimeter and designing calorimeter|
There is provided a calorimeter. Heat flows in and out of the sample via a thermoelectric module.
National University Corporation Kyoto Institute Of Technology
|Computer-aided route selection|
In some aspects, a processor may receive a starting point and an ending point from a runner. The processor may receive calorie information from the runner.
Strategic Design Federation W, Inc.
|Crystal forms of azetidinone compounds and preparing methods thereof|
The present invention provides crystal forms of the compound of (3r,4s)-4-(4-hydroxyphenyl)-3-[3-(4-fluorophenyl)-4-hydroxybut-2(z)-enyl]-1-(4-fluorophenyl)-2-azetidinone (formula a). The crystal forms can be characterized by x-ray powder diffraction (xrpd) spectra, differential scanning calorimetry (dsc) spectra, infrared absorption spectra and so on.
Zhejiang Hisun Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
|Method for satiation enhancement of food emulsions using an aerosol delivery system|
The method as described herein promotes reduced food calorie intake, for purposes of weight loss or weight maintenance, through use of an aerosol delivery system that increases food emulsion volume (overrun) by as much as 400%, thereby stimulating various satiation feedback mechanisms within the body to effectively gain a net increase in satiation when compared to satiation from calories otherwise ingested without the volume increase produced by said aerosol delivery system.. .
|Mirna modulators of thermogenesis|
Provided are novel methods and compositions for the modulation of thermogenesis. Such methods are particularly advantageous in that they allow for the reduction of body fat in a subject without the subject having to adjust their caloric intake through dieting, modify their physical activity or undergo bariatric surgery.
Aptamir Therapeutics, Inc.
Arterial and venous oxygenation method and apparatus
Methods and apparatuses for an oxygen consumption monitoring system are disclosed herein. In one embodiment, an oxygen consumption monitoring system is disclosed.
The United States Government
Highly soluble rebaudioside d
The invention relates to a process for producing highly soluble compositions containing purified steviol glycosides from stevia rebaudiana bertoni plant extract, more particularly rebaudioside d. Obtained highly soluble compositions are useful as non-caloric sweeteners or in combination with sugar or high intensity sweeteners in edible and chewable compositions such as beverages, confectionaries, bakery products, chewing gums and the like..
Magnetic field generator for a magnetocaloric thermal device, and magnetocaloric thermal device equipped with such a generator
A magnetic field generator (g1) for a magnetocaloric thermal device which comprises first (sm11) and second (sm21) identical magnetizing structures mounted head-to-tail, on either side of a central plane (p) and defining two air gaps (e1, e2). Each magnetizing structure (smm11, sm12) comprises first (am1) and second (am2) magnetizing assemblies, whose induction vectors are oriented in opposite directions, and mounted on a support (sup1).
Cooltech Applications S.a.s.
Calorie calculation device
A calorie calculation device having a measurement unit, a weight detection unit, and a control unit. The measurement unit measures the water content of an analysis target (s).
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.
High-pressure colorimetric measurement cell
The supporting device (10) includes: a body (14), designed to be mounted on an enclosure of a calorimeter, an end-fitting (34) for supporting the measurement cell (12), including elements (36) for fastening the measurement cell (12) on that supporting end-fitting (34), and fluid flow members in the measurement cell (12), able to control the pressure in that measurement cell (12).. .
Universite De Pau Et Des Pays De L'adour
Increased caloric and nutritional content of plant biomass
As described herein, plants expressing algal diacylglycerol acyltransferase type two (dgtt) from heterologous nucleic acids can alter acyl carbon partitioning in plant vegetative tissues and increase acyl-coa-dependent triacylglycerol synthesis, thereby increasing the lipid content of the plants' tissues.. .
Cellulase-producing novel strain and saccharification method using the same
The present invention relates to the novel strain pholiota adiposa sku714, a method for producing cellulase from the strain and a method for saccharifying cellulose using the produced cellulase. Since the cellulase produced by the novel strain according to the present invention exhibits better saccharification yield than the existing saccharification enzymes, it can be used in various applications, including bioenergy production, textile industry, papermaking industry, detergent industry, feed industry, food industry, production of low-calorie foods, fermentation of food wastes, or the like..
Sk Chemicals Co., Ltd.
Wireless cleaning apparatus using electrical energy to produce calories
A wireless cleaning apparatus uses electrical energy to produce calories. Steam is generated with a view to carrying out a cleaning operation by spraying steam.
The present invention relates to a process for producing an extract derived from sugar cane, the process comprising: i) mixing a sugar cane derived product with ethanol to produce an extraction mixture comprising at least about 50% v/v ethanol; ii) allowing a precipitate to form in the extraction mixture; iii) removing the precipitate from the extraction mixture to obtain a supernatant; and iv) removing ethanol from the supernatant to produce the extract derived from sugar cane. The present invention further relates to extracts produced according to the process of the invention.
The Product Makers (austrilia) Pty Ltd
Composition for the calorimetric detection of water in hydrocarbon fuels and a process for the preparation thereof
The embodiments of the present invention disclose a composition for the colorimetric detection of water in hydrocarbon fuels and a process for the preparation thereof. The embodiments of the present invention relate to an improved method for determining the presence or absence of water in non-polar organic fluids such as petroleum oil or hydrocarbon oils by using an indicator system containing a water insoluble wetting agent and a water soluble dye which can be performed rapidly without costly instrumentation and tedious, time consuming analytical methods..
Council Of Scientific & Industrial Research
Catalytic cracking process allowing improved upcycling of the calories from the combustion fumes
The present invention describes a process for the production of gasoline using a catalytic cracking unit, processing conventional heavy cuts in a wide conradson carbon range from 0.1 to 0.8, said process comprising a preheating of the combustion air downstream of the air compressor by heat exchange with the combustion fumes originating from the regeneration section, said fumes being collected between the waste heat boiler and the economizer.. .
Ifp Energies Nouvelles
Compounds and their effects on appetite control and insulin sensitivity
The invention provides a propionate inulin ester for the reduction of appetite, food intake and/or calorie intake and/or to improve insulin sensitivity in a subject, and for the treatment or prevention of obesity or diabetes. The invention also provides compositions comprising a propionate inulin ester, methods using propionate inulin esters, functional food containing propionate inulin ester and methods of making propionate inulin esters..
The University Court Of The University Of Glasgow
Magnetocaloric material based on ndprfe17 with improved properties
The instant invention relates to a magnetocaloric material based on ndprfe17 melt-spun ribbons. This material has improved properties when compared with other similar magnetocaloric (mc) materials since it has an enhanced refrigeration capacity in the room temperature range due to its broader magnetic entropy change as function of the temperature curve.
Instituto Potosino De Investigación Científica Y Tecnológica A.c.
Self-calibrating calorimeter using electrical substitution
The invention relates to a self-calibrating calorimeter using electrical substitution comprising means for measuring a plurality of physical values of different types and of different levels. The calorimeter according to the invention comprises a single acquisition card comprising, for each value to be measured, an independent acquisition system comprising processing circuits specific to the value measured..
Commissariat à I'énergie Atomique Et Aux énergies Alternatives
Toning garment with rotational axis offset compensation
Disclosed is a muscle toning garment with resistance elements, which may be fluid filled dampers. The garment provides resistance to movement throughout an angular range of motion.
Tau Orthopedics, Llc
Natural high-potency sweetener compositions with improved temporal profile and/or flavor profile, methods for their formulation, and uses
The present invention relates generally to improving the taste of natural high-potency non-caloric or low-caloric sweeteners and compositions sweetened therewith. In particular, the present invention relates to compositions that can improve the tastes of natural high-potency non-caloric or low-caloric sweeteners by imparting a more sugar-like taste or characteristic.
The Coca-cola Company
Toner used for forming image
A toner includes a binder resin, a colorant, a wax including 40 to 80 weight percent of an ester wax having an endothermic peak temperature of 65 to 75° c. In a differential scanning calorimetry curve and 60 to 20 weight percent of a carnauba wax having an endothermic peak temperature of 80 to 90° c.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
Thermo-magnetism cycle apparatus
A thermo-magnetism cycle apparatus has a first magneto-caloric element (mce) element on a low temperature side and a second mce element on a high temperature side. A first heat transfer medium flows in the first mce element and a second heat transfer medium flows in the second mce element.
One-piece part including a magnetocaloric material including an alloy including iron and silicon and at least one lanthanide, and manufacturing said one-piece part
A one-piece part based on magnetocaloric material comprising an alloy comprising iron and silicon and a lanthanide, comprises a base in a first plane defined by a first and second direction and n unitary blades secured to the base; the blades having a first and second dimension in the first and second direction, respectively, and a third dimension in a third direction at right angles to the first and second dimensions; an ith blade being separated from an (i+1)th blade by an ith distance; the ratio between the second dimension and first dimension being at least 10; the ratio between the third dimension and first dimension being at least 6; the first dimension being the same order of magnitude as the distance separating an ith blade from an (i+1)th blade. The magnetocaloric material can be rare-earth alloy or a composite material based on polymer binder and rare-earth alloy..
One-piece part including a magnetocaloric material not including an alloy including iron and silicon and a lanthanide, and heat generator including said part
A one-piece part based on a magnetocaloric material not comprising an alloy comprising iron and silicon and a lanthanide is provided. The part comprises a base in a first plane defined by a first and second direction and a set of n unitary blades secured to the base; the blades having a first dimension in the first direction, a second dimension in the second direction and a third dimension in a third direction at right angles to the first and second dimensions; an ith blade being separated from an (i+1)th blade by an ith distance; the ratio between the second dimension and first dimension being at least 10; the ratio between the third dimension and first dimension being at least 6; the first dimension being the same order of magnitude as the distance separating an ith blade from an (i+1)th blade.
Porous media burner for low calorific value fuel gases
A method and burner for combusting fuels having a heating value of <80 btu/scf (<2.98 mj/nm3) in which the fuel premixed with air is injected into a porous inert media so that the fuel is combusted with the air. Oxygen may be optionally injected into the porous inert media separately from the premixed air/fuel..
American Air Liquide, Inc.
Change control dietary system
A dietary and exercise program provides a step-wise transition from unhealthy dietary/exercise patterns to healthy patterns in a controlled manner, so as to allow the dieter's body to adjust to the changes without experiencing strong cravings, stress and/or fatigue. The program comprises three integrated components: (1) a progressive food choice component, (2) a step-wise, transitional caloric intake component and (3) a progressive exercise component.
Circuit arrangement for monitoring temperature and calorimetric mass flowmeter
A circuit arrangement (1) for monitoring the temperature of an electronic component (2), which, in particular, can be impinged with an electric current and can be connected to at least one voltage source (3). The circuit arrangement is able to guarantee safe monitoring of the temperature of an electronic component impinged with electric current by the electronic component (2) being part of at least one wheatstone bridge (7) and by at least one switching device (8) being provided that influences the impingement of the electronic component (2) with electric current on the basis of a bridge transverse voltage of the wheatstone bridge (7).
Krohne Messtechnik Gmbh
Use of nondigestible nonfibrous volumizer of meal content as a increasing feeling of satiety
A method for increasing satiety from food via use of a nondigestible nonfibrous physical volumizer. Distention of the stomach reduces hunger and increases food satiety.
Caloric intake measuring system using spectroscopic and 3d imaging analysis
This invention is a caloric intake measuring system comprising: a spectroscopic sensor that collects data concerning light that is absorbed by or reflected from food, wherein this food is to be consumed by a person, and wherein this data is used to estimate the composition of this food; and an imaging device that takes images of this food from different angles, wherein these images from different angles are used to estimate the quantity of this food. Information concerning the estimated composition of the food and information concerning the estimated quantity of the food can be combined to estimate the person's caloric intake..
Magnetic refrigeration system with improved flow efficiency
A magnetic refrigeration system provides flow-balanced channels between fluid control valves and the magnetocaloric beds to eliminate inefficiencies caused by unequal utilization of the magnetic beds from flow variations.. .
Astronautics Corporation Of America
Exercise and play apparatus in the form of hop balls are described. The balls beneficially may omit conventional handles, hence avoiding transfer of balance-maintenance responsibility to users' hands and arms.
Fitness Equipment Manufacturing, Llc
Devices and methods for treating the gastrointestinal system
Devices and methods for less invasively treating the gastrointestinal system, such as the intestinal mucosa of the small bowel. Embodiments described herein may be used to reduce caloric absorption and effectuate weight loss, for example..
Bridgepoint Medical Inc.
The present invention provides systems and methods relating to a coaching system, which supports behavioral modification programs for calorie control, weight control, and/or general fitness. Specific embodiments of the invention include a coaching system that is useful in conjunction with a system for monitoring caloric balance (consumption vs.
Electric radiator using calculating processors as a heat source
An electric radiator is provided using calculating processors as a heat source and includes a heating body where the heat transfer between the heat source and the ambient air takes place; a number of processors distributed over a number of printed circuit boards forming the heat source of the radiator and a power resource carrying out calculations by external computer systems; a man-machine interface enabling the control of the calculating and calorific power supplied by the radiator; a power source stabilised for the different electrical components; and a network interface for connecting the radiator to the external networks.. .
Device and detecting a target analyte
One aspect of the present disclosure relates to a calorimeter for detecting the presence of a target analyte in a fluid sample. The calorimeter can include a support structure, a hermetically-sealed, thermally decoupled central reaction zone associated with the support structure, at least one droplet transport region, and detection electronics.
Fuel gasification system, control method and control program therefor, and fuel gasification combined power generation system provided with fuel gasification system
It is intended to provide a fuel gasification system, a control method and a control program for the fuel gasification system, and a fuel gasification combined power generation system provided with the fuel gasification system, whereby even when types and properties of the fuel changes, a calorific value of combustible gas produced by gasification of the fuel is stable while increase or decrease in the amount of char generation is suppressed. A control device (26) of a fuel gasification system (12) controls, depending on an indicator corresponding to the calorific value (sg calorific value) of the combustible gas, the supply of the fuel to a gasification furnace (16) and the supply of the oxygen gas to the gasification furnace (16) so as to change a ratio of the supply of the oxygen gas to the supply of the air supplied to the gasification furnace (16)..
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.
This invention relates to a shear and temperature stable antibody formulations that are more stable than compared to a standard formulation (such as 30 mm citrate, 100 mm nacl, ph 6.5). The present invention's shear and temperature stable antibody formulations show reduced precipitation when subjected to stress conditions but the standard formulation had aggregated.
Polymorphs of 7-(tert-butyl-d9)-3-(2,5-difluorophenyl)-6-((1-methyl-1h-1,2,4-triazol-5-yl)methoxy)-[1,2,4]triazolo[4,3-b]pyridazine
The present invention provides individual crystalline polymorphs of 7-(tert-butyl-d9)-3-(2,5-difluorophenyl)-6-((1-methyl-1h-1,2,4-triazol-5-yl)methoxy)-[1,2,4]triazolo[4,3-b]pyridazine designated form 1, form 3 and form 4. Each polymorph disclosed herein is characterized according to one or more of (a) powder x-ray diffraction data (“xrpd”); (b) differential scanning calorimetry (“dsc”); and (e) thermogravimetric analysis (tga)..
Concert Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Non-caloric probiotic composition and preparation
A probiotic composition comprising at least one viable probiotic microorganism having a biological or therapeutic activity in the gastrointestinal tract and a carrier suitable for human consumption is disclosed. The probiotic composition may contain drinking water and electrolytes and the probiotic microorganism may be spores of a probiotic microorganism.
K&k Ventures, Llc
Polymer electrolyte material, polymer electrolyte molded product using the polymer electrolyte material and manufacturing the polymer electrolyte molded product, membrane electrode composite, and solid polymer fuel cell
The present invention employs the following means. Namely, the polymer electrolyte material of the present invention is a polymer electrolyte material including a constituent unit (a1) containing an ionic group and a constituent unit (a2) substantially not containing an ionic group, wherein a phase separation structure is observed by a transmission electron microscope and a crystallization heat measured by differential scanning calorimetry is 0.1 j/g or more, or a phase separation structure is observed by a transmission electron microscope and the degree of crystallinity measured by wide angle x-ray diffraction is 0.5% or more.
Provided is an electrocaloric material formed of a crystal represented by the composition formula hf1-xalxoy (where 0.071≦x≦0.091 and y≠0).. .
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.
A toner containing a toner particle containing a binder resin, wherein the binder resin contains a styrene-acrylic resin and a crystalline resin, and the crystalline resin is a block polymer or a graft polymer in which the mass ratio between the crystalline segment and an amorphous segment is 30:70 to 90:10, and wherein, in the total heat flow measured for the binder resin by a temperature-modulated differential scanning calorimeter, the peak temperature of an endothermic peak is from 55.0° c. To 90.0° c., and the percentage of the endothermic quantity of the endothermic peak in the reversing heat flow with respect to the endothermic quantity of the endothermic peak in the total heat flow is from 0.0% to 35.0%..
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
Method for producing a treated natural gas, a cut rich in c3+ hydrocarbons and optionally an ethane-rich stream, and associated facility
The method includes the following steps, sampling a recycling stream (152) in a head stream (131, 140, 141) stemming from a recovery column (35), establishing a heat exchange relationship of the recycling stream (152) with at least one portion of the head stream (131) stemming from the recovery column (35), reintroducing, after expansion, the cooled and expanded recycling stream into the recovery column (35). The method includes sampling in the bottom of the recovery column (35) of at least one bottom reboiling stream (165), and establishing a heat exchange relationship of the re-boiling stream with at least one portion of the initial natural gas (13) or/and with the recycling stream (152), the bottom reboiling being ensured by the calories taken from the initial natural gas stream (13) or/and from the recycling stream (152).
Compositions and methods for treating alzheimer's disease and related disorders and promoting a healthy nervous system
The present invention relates generally to methods of inhibiting the onset and progression of alzheimer's disease (ad), mild cognitive impairment (mci), and related neurodegenerative disorders involving amyloidosis. The methods involve administering a composition comprising a therapeutically effective amount of d-pinitol to individuals who are at risk of developing the disease or have one or more symptoms of the disease.
Icahn School Of Medicine At Mount Sinai
Anchorable size-varying gastric balloons for weight loss
Provided herein are balloon systems and related methods for the treatment of obesity. The system includes a trans-abdominal gastric cannula and size-varying balloons that, with the assistance of the cannula(s) and anchors, are specially positioned and anchored to the gastric wall.
Ez-off Weightloss, Llc
Ambient light cell phones, smart watches, occupancy sensors, and wearables
An improved sensor (102) for respiratory and metabolic monitoring in mobile devices, wearables, security, illumination, photography, and other devices and systems uses a broadband ambient light (114), which is then transmitted to a target (125) such as the ear, face, or wrist of a living subject. Some of the scattered light returning from the target to detector (141) is passed through spectral filter set (155) to produce multiple detector regions, each region sensitive to a different narrowband wavelength range, and the detected light is spectrally analyzed to determine a measure of a physiology of the subject such as pulse, respiration, hydration, calories.
Calorie monitoring sensor and cell phones, smart watches, occupancy sensors, and wearables
An improved sensor (102) for calorie monitoring in mobile devices, wearables, security, illumination, photography, and other devices and systems uses an optional phosphor-coated broadband white led (103) to produce broadband light (114), which is then transmitted along with any ambient light to target (125) such as the ear, face, or wrist of a living subject. Some of the scattered light returning from the target to detector (141) is passed through narrowband spectral filter set (155) to produce multiple detector regions, each sensitive to a different narrowband wavelength range, and the detected light is spectrally analyzed to determine a measure of calories, such as calories expended, calories ingested, calorie balance, or rate of calories expended, in part based on a noninvasive measure of respiration, such as respiratory rate, respiratory effort, respiratory depth, or respiratory variability.
Method for detecting physiology at distance or during movement for mobile devices, illumination, security, occupancy sensors, and wearables
An improved sensor (102) for physiology monitoring in mobile devices, wearables, security, illumination, photography, and other devices and systems uses broadband light (114) transmitted to a target (125) such as the ear, face, or wrist of a living subject. Some of the scattered light returning from the target to detector (141) is passed through narrowband spectral filter set (155) to produce multiple detector regions, each sensitive to a different wavelength range.
Device for determining the h2 content of h2/natural gas mixtures
A device for determination of the h2 content of h2/natural gas mixtures comprises an input interface configured to read in a calorific value of a first h2/natural gas mixture from a delivery station of a gas grid, an input interface configured to introduce a second h2/natural gas mixture into the device; a proton-conducting layer fluidically connected to the input interface of the second h2/natural gas mixture and configured to permit determination of a current-voltage characteristic, a volumetric flow rate sensor configured to determine a volumetric flow rate of the second h2/natural gas mixture into the proton-conducting layer, and a control apparatus connected to the proton-conducting layer, the input interface of the second h2/natural gas mixture, and the volumetric flow sensor. The control apparatus is configured to determine whether there is a hydrogen depletion of the proton-conducting layer, and output the current calorific value of the second h2/natural gas mixture..
Robert Bosch Gmbh
Tracker and operation process thereof
The present invention provides a tracker and the operation process thereof. In one aspect, the tracker, designed for positioning on a part below a user's knee, provided in the present invention is able to switch between modes such as walking mode, cycling mode, swimming mode, sleeping mode, and other modes by detecting the motions of a user.
Systems and methods for stride length calibration
Described herein are systems, devices, and methods for determining a user's stride length and monitoring various aspects of the user's activities. An apparatus worn or carried by the user may determine and track when a user takes a step and, based at least in part on user-specific information, determine an estimated stride length of the user associated with a respective step rate or step rate range.
Physical Enterprises, Inc.
Method and system for detecting colorimetric abnormalities in vivo
A system and method for detection of calorimetric abnormalities within a body lumen includes an image receiver for receiving images from within the body lumen. Also included are a transmitter for transmitting the images to a receiver, and a processor for generating a probability indication of presence of colorimetric abnormalities on comparison of color content of the images and at least one reference value..
Given Imaging Ltd.
High-purity steviol glycosides
Methods of preparing highly purified steviol glycosides, particularly rebaudioside d, are described. The methods include purification from the extraction stage of the stevia rebaudiana bertoni plant, purification of steviol glycoside mixtures, rebaudioside d and rebaudioside a from a commercial stevia extract, and purification of rebaudioside d from remaining solutions obtained after isolation and purification of rebaudioside a and a high purity mixture of steviol glycosides.
Purecircle Usa Inc.
Computer implemented determining, managing and optimizing calorie intake of a user
A system and method for determining, managing and optimizing calorie intake of a user have been disclosed. The system determines the calorie intake of a user based on basal metabolic rate and body mass index of the user and accordingly generates a customized menu for the user.
Methods for managing weight loss and body mass
The invention provides methods for promoting weight loss by an animal, promoting weight loss by an animal while preventing or minimizing loss of lean body mass by the animal, preventing a reduction in energy metabolism by an animal, reducing the risk of regaining weight by an animal after weight loss, and ameliorating undesirable animal behaviors associated with reduced caloric intake by intermittently feeding an animal a first diet containing calories that meet the animal's maintenance energy requirements and a second diet containing calories that do not meet the animal's maintenance energy requirements. In preferred embodiments, the described feeding pattern and diets are fed in conjunction with one or more weight loss agents..