|| List of recent Caps-related patents
|Media time based usb frame counter synchronization for wi-fi serial bus|
A method of transmitting universal serial bus (usb) frames over a communications channel is disclosed. A usb device receives one or more usb frames from a host device via a network, wherein the one or more usb frames are encapsulated in one or more data packets based on a communications protocol associated with the network.
|Object migration between cloud environments|
Technologies are generally described for a system for migrating an application between cloud environments such as datacenters. In some examples, an application hosted at a source cloud may be moved from the source cloud to the destination cloud by migrating one or more objects at a time from the source to the destination cloud while maintaining the application up and running by intercepting and redirecting requests to a source or destination depending on where related objects reside.
|Retention of a magnet in a cochlear implant|
A system for retaining a magnet in a cochlear implant, comprising a retainer embedded within an encapsulant of the cochlear implant, and a magnet case engaged with the retainer. A retainer for retaining a magnet within a cochlear implant comprising a number of first fasteners that couple with a number of corresponding second fasteners of a magnet case hermetically sealing the magnet, and a number of supports embedded within an encapsulant of the cochlear implant..
|Dental occlusion and tension band ties, systems and methods|
Embodiments relate to devices, systems, kits and methods for achieving maxillo-mandibular fixation (mmf). In an embodiment, a system comprises a plurality of dental occlusion ties and/or tension band ties (referred to herein as “do ties” and “tb ties,” respectively).
A cap assembly for a medicament delivery device having a housing and a medicament container holder. The cap assembly includes a retainer member connectable to the container holder; a hub having a needle and coaxially movable within the retainer member; an inner cap connected to the hub and the retainer member; an outer cap coaxially arranged to the inner cap; and a cap clutch mechanism having a locking member that is axially movable in relation to the inner and outer caps between a disengaged position, in which the outer cap is rotatable relative to the inner cap, and an engaged position, in which the outer cap is rotationally locked to the inner cap.
|Nanotechnology and other small scale injectable machines with multistage external magnetic and electrostatic actuation|
New nanotechnology and other small-scale devices for performing intravenous medical procedures are provided. In some aspect of the invention, a group of encapsulated injectable machines is delivered intravenously into a bloodstream via a syringe.
|Drinking straw that contains substances for treating the side effects of alcohol consumption|
A drinking straw that contains an alcohol treatment substance such that the user consumes the alcohol treatment substance while drinking the alcoholic beverage using the drinking straw. The drinking straw may include a perforated top barrier and a perforated bottom barrier with an alcohol treatment substance in between or may have a perforated capsule containing an alcohol treatment substance in it or attached to its bottom opening..
|System and method for acoustic information exchange involving an ingestible low power capsule|
A method of communicating with an ingestible capsule includes detecting the location of the ingestible capsule, focusing a multi-sensor acoustic array on the ingestible capsule, and communicating an acoustic information exchange with the ingestible capsule via the multi-sensor acoustic array. The ingestible capsule includes a sensor that receives a stimulus inside the gastrointestinal tract of an animal, a bidirectional acoustic information communications module that transmits an acoustic information signal containing information from the sensor, and an acoustically transmissive encapsulation that substantially encloses the sensor and communications module, wherein the acoustically transmissive encapsulation is of ingestible size.
|Methods and compositions for preventing and relieving muscle cramps and for recovery from neuromuscular irritability and fatigue following exercise|
Described herein are compositions comprising capsaicin and methods of treating muscle cramping in a subject, comprising orally administering to the subject a composition comprising capsaicin and an excipient.. .
The present application relates processes that can be used to produce encapsulated benefit agents comprising a core and a shell that encapsulates said core, encapsulated benefit agents produced by such process and products comprising such encapsulated benefit agents as well as methods of making and using such products. Such process can be used to produce particles that offer the desired protection and release benefits when used in a variety of products..
The present application relates to encapsulated, solid, water soluble benefit agents and products comprising such encapsulates, as well as processes for making and using such encapsulates and products comprising such encapsulates. In one aspect, the present application relates to a melamine formaldehyde and/or urea formaldehyde encapsulation process that offers as solution to the dissolution of solid, water soluble benefit agents during the process's emulsification step..
|Stable formaldehyde-free microcapsules|
The present invention relates to water-dispersible core-shell microcapsules essentially free of formaldehyde. In particular it concerns oligomeric compositions comprising, and the microcapsules obtained from, particular reaction product between a polyamine component and a particular mixture of glyoxal and a c4-6 2,2-dialkoxy-ethanal.
|In situ mixing and application of hydrocolloid systems for pre- and post harvest use on agricultural crops|
In-situ methods of applying ethylene response manipulation formulations are disclosed. The formulations comprise at least one ethylene response manipulation agent which is at least partially encapsulated, a polyol liquid medium, or a hydrogel medium, or a combination of polyol and hydrogel medium.
|Disconnecting axle assembly|
An axle assembly having an axle housing assembly having a carrier housing and first and second end caps that are mounted to the carrier housing. The first end cap cooperates with the carrier housing to define a differential cavity for receipt of a differential assembly, while the second end cap cooperates with the carrier housing to define a clutch cavity for receipt of a clutch.
|Protective cover for medicine ball and methods of making thereof|
A removable protective ball cover for a medicine ball is provided to protect an outer surface of the ball from wear and tear, increase the grip of the surface of the ball and maintain the balls' shape and structure. The ball cover may be formed from a durable material with high surface tension formed into a spherical shape with an opening that is used to encapsulate the medicine ball within the ball cover.
|Decapsulator with applied voltage and etchant cooling system for etching plastic-encapsulated devices|
An apparatus and a method for selectively etching an encapsulant forming a package of resinous material around an electronic device includes an electronic device package mountable on the etch head; a conductive electrode in electrical contact with package leads of the electronic device package to apply a first voltage to the package leads of the electronic device; a first pump configured to pump a first quantity of the etchant solution from the source into the etch head where the etchant solution is electrically biased to a second voltage different from the first voltage and is cooled to a temperature below the ambient temperature. An etch cavity is formed on an exterior surface of the electronic device package.
|Integrated circuit comprising an isolating trench and corresponding method|
An integrated circuit including at least one isolating trench that delimits an active area made of a monocrystalline semiconductor material, the or each trench comprising an upper portion including an insulating layer that encapsulates a lower portion of the trench, the lower portion being at least partly buried in the active area and the encapsulation layer comprising nitrogen or carbon.. .
|Fabrication method of semiconductor package|
A fabrication method of a semiconductor package is disclosed, which includes the steps of: providing a carrier; disposing at least a semiconductor element on the carrier; forming an encapsulant on the carrier and the semiconductor element for encapsulating the semiconductor element; removing the carrier; disposing a pressure member on the encapsulant; and forming an rdl structure on the semiconductor element and the encapsulant, thereby suppressing internal stresses through the pressure member so as to mitigate warpage on edges of the encapsulant.. .
|Process for encapsulating a microelectronic device comprising injection of noble gas through a material permeable to this noble gas|
Hermetically seal the cavity towards the ambient atmosphere and the noble gas.. .
|Novel process of cultivating bacteria for yield improvement of capsular polyoses|
The invention relates to optimization of culture conditions that utilizes different feed solutions and feeding strategies for improving capsular polyoses (cp) production.. .
|Memory capturing, storing and recalling system and method|
A system and method for capturing, storing and recalling moments within a presentation view. A plurality of data items, preferably video, but not restricted to video, called moment records, whereby each data item has an associated time are captured, stored and encapsulated into larger packets by associating them with a presentation view having a predetermined form herein called a storyboard.
|Polymer-encapsulated metallic ink particles and metallic electrophotographic inks|
A method for making polymer-encapsulated metallic ink particles is disclosed herein. An ethylene-based polymeric resin powder is formed, and is mixed with a metallic pigment powder to form a powder mixture.
|Metal/non-metal co-doped lithium titanate spheres with hierarchical micro/nano architectures for high rate lithium ion batteries|
The present invention is to provide a lithium titanate (lto) material for a lithium ion battery. The lto material has hierarchical micro/nano architecture, and comprises a plurality of micron-sized secondary lto spheres, and a plurality of pores incorporated with metal formed by a metal dopant.
|Electrical apparatus encapsulant|
An encapsulant composition has a silica containing inorganic-organic nano-hybrid matrix, particles of refractory ceramics suspended in the inorganic-organic nano-hybrid matrix, and, optionally, glass or ceramic fibres. The encapsulant may also contain ceramic coated metallic particles, and in some embodiments, a solvent or binder.
|Structures and methods related to detection, sensing, and/or mitigating undesirable structures or intrusion events on structures|
A method and an apparatus for mitigating electrical failures caused by intrusive structures. Such structures can be tin whiskers forming on electrical circuits.
|Process to produce conformal nano-composite coating for mititgation of manufacturing defects using chemical vapor deposition and nano-structures|
The present invention relates application of conformal coatings made up of nano-fiber, nano-particle, and/or nano-capsule materials to be applied on electrical component parts in general and printed circuit boards (pcb) in particular. A conformal coating material, such as parlyne, can be combined with nano-materials to produce desired results.
|Capsule for beverage|
A capsule includes a casing provided with a base wall and with a side wall defining an open cavity for containing a product to be combined with a fluid to produce a final product. The base wall has such a thickness as to be perforable.
|Capsule for preparing consumable product|
A capsule is provided for use in a machine for preparing product from capsules. The capsule includes a body that defines an interior space with an opening at one location and an aperture at another location.
|Continuous process for preparing microspheres and microspheres prepared thereby|
When microspheres are prepared using the method of the present invention, scale variables, which have been the biggest disadvantage in existing preparation methods of microspheres, can be significantly reduced, drug encapsulation efficiency can be improved, and small and uniform particles can be obtained.. .
|Conjugate with target-finding ligand and use thereof|
Described is a conjugate of agent complex and at least one target-finding ligand, where the agent complex comprises an agent encapsulated by an encapsulation material and where the target-finding ligand is a prostacyclin analog, and the use of the conjugate.. .
|Colour changing composition in o/w emulsion form|
A changing colour composition for caring for and/or making up keratin materials on the form of an o/w emulsion comprising, in a physiologically acceptable medium, at least a) microcapsules containing releasable colorant(s), said microcapsules comprising: —a core comprising one organic material, —at least one layered coating surrounding said core, the layered coating comprising at least one polymer, at least one colorant, and advantageously at least one lipid-based material, b) at least 5% by weight, more preferably at least 8% by weight and advantageously at least 10% by weight relative to the weight of the composition of an aqueous phase comprising water and at least one compound chosen from polyols, glycols c2-c8 monoalcohols and mixtures thereof, c) non entrapped ti02, and d) an o/w emulsifier.. .
|Vaccination with immuno-isolated cells producing an immunomodulator|
The present invention relates to immuno-protected encapsulated cells producing an immunomodulator, for example gm-csf (granulocyte-macrophage colony stimulating factor). The cells of the invention are particularly well adapted for providing an active adjuvant or immunomodulator, for example in the context of immunisation in humans and animals.
|Nanodrug targeting protein geranylgeranylation|
The present invention relates, for example, to a liposome, which can be a basic liposome, a transferrin-conjugated liposome, or a ph-sensitive liposome, which encapsulates a compound that specifically inhibits the activity of a protein prenyltransferase, such as a rabggtase and/or a ggtase i. The liposomes can be used as anti-cancer therapeutics including as part of methods for treating cancer, in assays, and in kits..
A composition is provided with increased release comprising an encapsulated active and one or more metal additive. Also provided is a coating composition comprising an encapsulated active, and one or more metal additive, and one or more binder polymer, one or more binder precursor, or a mixture thereof, and one or more pigment.
|Material for forming a multi-level antimicrobial surface coating and its preparation|
The present invention provides a method for preparing a material in the form of liquid for forming an antimicrobial surface coating with multi-level antimicrobial properties, comprising: encapsulating one or more volatile or gaseous biocides in two or more amphiphilic block copolymers to obtain a w/o/w double emulsion, and mixing the w/o/w double emulsion with one or more nonvolatile biocides, each of which is selected from the group consisting of a metal containing biocide, triclosan, a carboxylic acid, a sugar acid and a combination thereof.. .
|Silica microcapsules, process of making the same and uses thereof|
The present document describes a microcapsule having silica shells, processes for making the same, processes for functionalizing said microcapsules and processes for encapsulating active agent in said microcapsules.. .
|Bubble encapsulation via silicilic acid complexation|
Disclosed are methods of preparing stable gas-in-water dispersions by silicic acid complexation of micron-sized gas bubbles, and stable dispersions prepared by silicic acid complexation. Compositions and products comprising the dispersions are also disclosed.
|Capsid-modified raav vector compositions and methods therefor|
Disclosed are capsid-modified raav expression vectors, as well as infectious virions, compositions, and pharmaceutical formulations containing them. Also provided are methods of preparing and using the disclosed capsid-protein-mutated raav constructs in a variety of diagnostic and therapeutic modalities, including, inter alia, as mammalian cell-targeting delivery agents, and as human gene therapy vectors.
|Delivery system for remote treatment of an animal|
A remote treatment delivery system for an animal including a dosage projectile adapted to deliver a biologically active agent to an animal substantially without piercing the skin of the animal and containing a biologically active agent and a carrier in liquid or gel form, the carrier allows adhesion of the biologically active agent to skin, coat or fur of the animal; wherein the agent and the carrier are encapsulated in one or more encapsulating agents; and wherein the encapsulating agents forms a frangible shell.. .
|Indocyanine green-containing particle and method of producing the particle|
To encapsulate indocyanine green (icg) at a high concentration in a liposome without causing the agglomeration of icg so that icg remains as a monomer in an icg-containing particle to be used as, for example, a contrast agent for fluorescence imaging or photoacoustic imaging, provided is a method of producing an indocyanine green-containing particle, including the step of mixing indocyanine green, a particle, and a solution containing 1 mm or more and 10 m or less of a chaotropic agent.. .
|Stable nanoemulsions useful in the treatment of cancer|
Described herein are methods for treating a tumor or cancer in a subject. The methods involve administering to the subject a nanoemulsion comprising (1) at least one perfluoro crown ether and (2) a block copolymer comprising a hydrophilic block and hydrophobic block, wherein the hydrophobic block is poly(d,l)lactic acid, and wherein the nanoemulsion comprises a therapeutic agent encapsulated in the nanoemulsion.
|Motorized blower assemblies, and methods of making same|
A motorized blower assembly (1) is provided for use in respiratory therapy applications. The active motor sub-assemblies (6, 7, 9) are encapsulated within an over-molded thermoplastic material (5) with selected vibration-dissipative and thermally-conductive properties.
|Method and apparatus for automated placement of scanned laser capsulorhexis incisions|
Systems and methods are described for cataract intervention. In one embodiment a system comprises a laser source configured to produce a treatment beam comprising a plurality of laser pulses; an integrated optical system comprising an imaging assembly operatively coupled to a treatment laser delivery assembly such that they share at least one common optical element, the integrated optical system being configured to acquire image information pertinent to one or more targeted tissue structures and direct the treatment beam in a 3-dimensional pattern to cause breakdown in at least one of the targeted tissue structures; and a controller operatively coupled to the laser source and integrated optical system, and configured to adjust the laser beam and treatment pattern based upon the image information, and distinguish two or more anatomical structures of the eye based at least in part upon a robust least squares fit analysis of the image information..
|Directional diversity receive system|
Embodiments disclosed herein relate to a directional diversity receive system. The system may comprise a plurality of antennas attached to and fixed with respect to a frame.
|Video encoding method and apparatus|
A video encoding method and apparatus are provided, in which the method comprises the steps of obtaining respective original picture data in sequence; generating respective multi-media audio and video files in sequence according to the obtained original picture data; parsing each multi-media audio and video file, encapsulating the result of parsing according to a predetermined standard to obtain encoded picture data corresponding to each multi-media audio and video file and conforming to the predetermined standard, and outputting the encoded picture data. The solutions in the present disclosure may meet the need of stream-typed video traffic for small granularity encoded picture data in frame level..
|Method, apparatus and system for transmitting multimedia data|
The present disclosure discloses a method, apparatus and system for transmitting multimedia data. After accessing to a multimedia conference room, a client encodes multimedia data to be transmitted, and transmits the encoded multimedia data to a multi-point control unit.