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 A single reactor for simplified sample preparation workflows patent thumbnailA single reactor for simplified sample preparation workflows
This disclosure provides a single reactor that accommodates an affinity selector to separate analytes of interest, and an enzyme reactor that digest the analyte to suitable peptides for mass spectrometry. The single reactor formats described herein accommodate workflows wherein separation precedes digestion as well as workflows wherein digestion precedes separation selection..
Perfinity Biosciences, Inc.


 Process for producing depolymerized hydrocarbon products from coal patent thumbnailProcess for producing depolymerized hydrocarbon products from coal
Disclosed herein is a method of producing hydrocarbon products from coal including a pitch material usable as asphalt pitch, comprising depolymerizing coal and digestion of coal in a high temperature depolymerizing medium consisting of a blend of heavy aromatic hydrocarbon oils, heating the coal to a temperature between 350° c. And 450° c.
Quantex Research Corporation


 Methods and systems for feeding readiness diagnosis patent thumbnailMethods and systems for feeding readiness diagnosis
An aspect of the invention described herein includes a method for a digestion diagnosis of a subject. The method includes obtaining electrogastrogram (egg), bowel sound and nirs signals from one or more sensors positioned about an abdominal region of a subject, removing artifacts from the signals to obtain conditioned signal data, and determining a digestion condition or feeding readiness of the subject based at least in part on the conditioned signal data..
University Of Florida Research Foundation, Inc.


 High sensitivity measurement of parathyroid hormone-related peptide using lc-ms/ms and associated methods patent thumbnailHigh sensitivity measurement of parathyroid hormone-related peptide using lc-ms/ms and associated methods
Methods for measuring and analyzing parathyroid hormone-related peptide (pthrp) using lc-ms/ms, including applications of the methods thereof, are disclosed and discussed. Such methods can include, along with the use of an isotope-labeled internal standard, purifying pthrp from a biological sample, proteolytically digesting the pthrp, and measuring specific digestion products using the using lc-ms/ms..
University Of Utah Research Foundation


 Sweetener composition for alleviating diabetes, containing slowly digestible ingredient patent thumbnailSweetener composition for alleviating diabetes, containing slowly digestible ingredient
The present invention relates to a sweetener composition for alleviating diabetes, containing psicose and a slowly digestible or digestion-resistant polysaccharide as active ingredients, wherein diabetes alleviating effects and the quality of sweetness are enhanced.. .
Cj Cheiljedang Corporation


 Systems and methods for estimating feed efficiency and carbon footprint for meat producing animal patent thumbnailSystems and methods for estimating feed efficiency and carbon footprint for meat producing animal
Systems and methods for estimating meat producing animal feed conversion efficiency and carbon footprint, such as to allow adjustments to be made in the animals feed to improve meat production, reduce waste, and/or reduce the carbon footprint. In embodiments of the present application, a system is provided that integrates a digestion model of an animal feed with weight gain efficiency and carbon footprint.
Alltech, Inc.


 Systems and methods for estimating feed efficiency and carbon footprint for milk producing animal patent thumbnailSystems and methods for estimating feed efficiency and carbon footprint for milk producing animal
Systems and methods for estimating milk producing animal feed conversion efficiency and carbon footprint, such as to allow adjustments to be made in the animals feed to improve milk production, reduce waste, and/or reduce the carbon footprint. In embodiments of the present application, a system is provided that integrates a digestion model of an animal feed with milk production efficiency and carbon footprint.
Alltech, Inc.


 Determination of levels of immunogenic gluten peptides in human samples field of the invention patent thumbnailDetermination of levels of immunogenic gluten peptides in human samples field of the invention
The present invention fitted in the medical-clinical sector, shows a method for monitoring the ingestion of gluten by measuring protein/gluten peptides present in fecal samples with antibodies against immunogenic peptides resistant to gastrointestinal digestion. The presence or absence of these immunogenic peptides is controlled by immunological assays based on antibodies reactive against immunogenic gluten peptides that are resistant to proteolysis.
Universidad De Sevilla


 13c labeled starch/alpha limited dextrins digestion breath test patent thumbnail13c labeled starch/alpha limited dextrins digestion breath test
The present invention is directed to a composition and method for detecting intestinal deficiency. In particular, a 13c-α-limit dextrin that is specifically hydrolyzed by brush border intestinal enzymes is disclosed herein.
Baylor College Of Medicine


 Anaerobic fermentation to produce biogas patent thumbnailAnaerobic fermentation to produce biogas
A process and apparatus for the anaerobic digestion of organic wastes, preferably to also produce a useful biogas, is described. The waste may have a total solids (ts) concentration of 6% or less while a digester is operated at a higher solids concentration, for example with a feed ts concentration of 8-12%.
Anaergia Inc.


Method for recovering ash from waste incineration

Methods treat ash from waste incineration, wherein the methods at least comprise: a) the digestion of the ash by a leaching liquor containing phosphate ions in solution such as to form a first solid phase comprising impurities and a first liquid phase comprising phosphate ions; and b) the separation of said first liquid phase comprising phosphate ions from said first solid phase. Step a) is carried out for a duration of less than one hour or at a temperature of more than 40° c..
Ecophos S.a.

Methods for repairing tissue damage using protease-resistant mutants of stromal cell derived factor-1

The present invention features methods for treating or ameliorating tissue damage using intravenous administration of compositions (for example, isolated peptide compositions or stem cells expressing such peptides) that include stromal cell derived factor-1 (sdf-1) peptides or mutant sdf-1 peptides that have been mutated to make them resistant to protease digestion, but which retain chemoattractant activity.. .
Mesoblast International Sarl

Method for producing biogas from biomass using anaerobic digestion and a corresponding reactor

The invention relates to a method for producing biogas from biomass using anaerobic digestion wherein biomass is fed as input to a reaction space using mechanical feed equipment while simultaneously advancing biomass contained in the reaction space as plug flow. Biomass is mixed separately in each block in the reaction space divided into successive blocks for feeding biomass to block-specific microbial strains.
Biogts Oy

Psychrophilic anaerobic digestion of high solids content

The present description relates to a process for the psychrophilic anaerobic digestion of high organic solids content waste, such as farm manure or municipal waste, comprising the steps of contacting the high organic solids content waste to an inoculum comprising anaerobic bacteria in a digester and reacting the high organic solids content waste with the inoculum at a temperature below 25° c. To allow digestion of the high organic solids content waste..
Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of Canada, As Presented By The Minister Of Agriculture And

Psychrophilic anaerobic digestion of ammonia-rich waste

The present description relates to a process for the psychrophilic anaerobic digestion of ammonia-rich waste, such as farm manure or municipal waste, comprising the steps of contacting the ammonia-rich waste to an inoculum comprising anaerobic bacteria in a digester and reacting the ammonia-rich waste with the inoculum at a temperature below 25° c. To allow digestion of the ammonia-rich waste..
Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of Canada, As Represented By The Minister Of Agriculture And

Method comprising separation and high voltage pulse treatment before digestion or further purification

The present invention describes a method of treatment of at least one phase, solid and/or liquid, of a pumpable liquid flow, wherein the method comprises first filtration for separation of a liquid phase from the pumpable liquid flow, for obtaining one flow with increased content of solid phase and one flow with increased liquid level; and thereafter treatment of the flow with increased content of solid phase with high voltage pulses in a pef-unit. Furthermore, the present invention is also related to a system for treatment of at least one phase, solid and/or liquid, of a pumpable liquid flow and the use of such a system, such as use for the treatment of at least one phase, solid and/or liquid, of a pumpable liquid foodstuff or a ballast water flow, or as a pre-treatment before digestion.
Arc Aroma Pure Ab

Enzymes and methods for cleaving n-glycans from glycoproteins

Provided herein are deglycosylating enzymes that remove a broad range of n-glycans from n-glycosylated proteins. Further provided are methods of recombinantly producing and expressing the deglycosylating enzymes.
The Regents Of The University Of California

Monoacylglycerols and fat-soluble nutrients for use in the treatment of maldigestion

Compositions comprising monoacylglycerols (mag), such as sn-1(3) mag, and further comprising fat-soluble nutrients, such as fat-soluble vitamins and carotenoids, are administered to an individual having or at risk of maldigestion, such as maldigestion associated with chronic pancreatitis, cystic fibrosis, diabetes, pancreatic duct obstruction, a pancreatic tumor, or shwachman-diamondsyndrome (sds). The compositions and the methods of using the compositions enhance absorption of fatty acids and the fat-soluble nutrients to address nutritional deficiencies due to maldigestion..
Nestec S.a.

Variant alpha-amylases having reduced susceptibility to protease cleavage, and methods of use, thereof

Disclosed are compositions and methods relating to variant alpha-amylase enzymes comprising mutations that reduce their susceptibility to proteolytic digestion and improve their performance. The variants alpha-amylases are particularly useful in application that require alpha-amylases and proteases to be present in the same solution..
Danisco Us Inc.

Bubble column reactor based digester and its use

A method for digestion of a crude terephthalic slurry obtained from oxidation of para-xylene in a bubble column reactor oxidation process is provided. The method is conducted in one or more bubble column reactors having one or more segregrated zones defined by horizontal baffles and particle flow through the digestion system is controlled to maximize conversion of partial oxidation intermediates to terephthalic acid while minimizing formation of other contaminant products.
Grupo Petrotemex, S.a. De C.v.

Compositions for the treatment of autodigestion

Compositions for the treatment of shock, autodigestion, multi-organ failure, intestinal ischemia, or intestinal hypoperfusion are provided.. .
Leading Biosciences, Inc.

High protein distillers dried grains with solubles and methods thereof

Distillers dried grain with solubles (ddgs), such as ddgs from an ethanol process, can undergo a denaturing process resulting in higher measurable protein content. The denatured ddgs byproduct, which may include higher measurable rumen undegradable protein products or bypass proteins, can be used to produce distillers meal, which may be used as an animal feed and are able to survive the digestive process through the rumen of ruminant animals that results in more protein bioavaible to the ruminant animal in the later stages of digestion and absorption.
Novita Nutrition, Llc

System and treating wastewater and resulting primary and biological sludge

A method of treating primary sludge and activated sludge produced by a wastewater system is disclosed. A portion of the activated sludge is wasted to form biological sludge.
Veolia Water Solutions And Technologies Support

Method of treating phosphate-containing ash from waste-incineration plants by wet-chemical digestion in order to obtain compounds of aluminium, calcium, phosphorus and nitrogen

The invention concerns a method of treating phosphate-containing waste, in particular phosphate-containing ash from waste-incineration plants, by wet-chemical digestion in order to obtain compounds of aluminium, calcium, phosphorus and nitrogen.. .
Remondis Aqua Gmbh & Co. Kg

System and processing of biological tissue samples

The present disclosure provides an automated system for processing of tissue. The system comprises a plurality of containers for storing at least one of tissue samples, buffer solutions, enzymes and other reagents, tissue processing container for processing of the tissue, and a robotic assembly coupled to the tissue processing container.
Stempeutics Research Private Limited

Animal bedding and associated methods for preparing and using the same

Animal bedding having one or more solvents and a lignocellulosic fiber, wherein the lignocellulosic fiber has been processed by ruminant digestion and anaerobic digestion. A method for preparing pelletized animal bedding is also disclosed including the steps of providing excrement from a cow which has undergone ruminant digestion, introducing the cow excrement into an anaerobic digester, modifying the cow excrement to a first wet product, drying the first wet product to generate a first dry product, and densifying the first dry product to, in turn, generate pelletized animal bedding..

Device and reducing calorie intake

Devices and methods for substantially reducing the caloric efficiency of the digestive tract by capturing food being digested in the stomach 10 and/or anywhere else in the gastrointestinal (gi) tract, absorbing or encapsulating the captured food into multiple capturing members and moving such multiple capturing members containing the ingestible encapsulated food down the gi tract, practically out of reach of the gi absorption organs, thus excluding the entrapped ingredients from being involved in the digestion and\or absorption process. The device is designed for oral delivery.
Slendine Sa

Biomass conversion systems providing integrated stabilization of a hydrolysate using a slurry catalyst following biomass pretreatment and methods for use thereof

digestion of cellulosic biomass solids to form a hydrolysate may be conducted with integrated catalytic reduction during digestion to transform soluble carbohydrates in the hydrolysate into a more stable reaction product. Such integrated catalytic reduction may be conducted using a slurry catalyst.
Shell Oil Company

Biomass conversion systems providing integrated stabilization of a hydrolysate using a slurry catalyst and methods for use thereof

digestion of cellulosic biomass solids to form a hydrolysate may be conducted with integrated catalytic reduction during digestion to transform soluble carbohydrates in the hydrolysate into a more stable reaction product. Such integrated catalytic reduction may be conducted using a slurry catalyst.
Shell Oil Company

Methods and compositions for reducing the environmental impact of animal waste

Methods for reducing the environmental impact of animal waste are described. In particular embodiments, the methods comprise administering to an animal an enzyme, such as alkaline phosphatase, that is effective to reduce the amount of a detrimental compound, such as ammonia or phosphorous, that is present in or released from animal waste.
Eli Lilly And Company

Solid waste treatment with conversion to gas and anaerobic digestion

Waste solids are treated by pyrolysis at a temperature over 700 degrees c. To produce char and a gas.
Anaergia Inc.

Enzymatic digestion of microalgal biomass for lipid, sugar, and protein recovery

Methods for the recovery of lipids, sugars, and proteins from microbial biomass by enzymatic digestion are disclosed. The methods involve treating microalgae with a fungal acid protease, or with a mixture of at least one protease and at least one amylase..
The University Of Toledo

Method of preparing nucleic acid molecules

Disclosed is a method of preparing nucleic acid molecules, including: providing a pool of oligonucleotides, each containing restriction enzyme digestion sequences and generic flanking sequences; cleaving the restriction enzyme digestion sequence portions to provide a pool of mixtures comprising the oligonucleotides, each containing the generic flanking sequences at one end, and the oligonucleotides, each containing none of the generic flanking sequences at one end, and; assembling the oligonucleotides using the generic flanking sequences to randomly synthesize nucleic acid fragments.. .
Celemics, Inc.

Microcapsule fat powder of omega-3 enriched meat, egg and milk, and preparation method thereof

Disclosed are a microcapsule fat powder of Ω3-enriched meat, egg and milk and its preparation method, and the powder includes a water-soluble wall material and an Ω3 oil core material embedded in the wall material. The water-soluble wall material is prepared by mixing dextrin, water-soluble syrup, whey powder or chitosan with starch paste, and the Ω3 oil core material is prepared by mixing linseed oil, deep sea fish oil or algae oil with a composite emulsifier which is stearic acyl lactylate.
Singao (xiamen)agribusiness Development Co., Ltd.

Method and system for continuous thermal hydrolysis with recirculation of recovered steam

The invention pertains to a method for the continuous thermal hydrolysis of sludge to be treated, containing organic matter, said method comprising the steps of simultaneously carrying out the injection of recovered steam into said sludge and mixing said sludge with said recovered steam by means of a primary dynamic injector-mixer so as to obtain a primary uniform mixture; simultaneously carrying out the injection of fresh steam into said primary uniform mixture and mixing said primary uniform mixture with said fresh steam by means of a secondary dynamic injector-mixer so as to obtain a secondary uniform mixture of sludge; conveying said secondary uniform mixture towards a tube reactor under pressure and prompting an essentially plug-type flow of this secondary uniform mixture into said reactor for a residence time that is sufficient and at a temperature that is sufficient to enable the thermal hydrolysis of the organic matter present in this secondary uniform mixture; producing said recovery steam within means for the production of recovered steam from said secondary uniform mixture obtained at exit from said tubular reactor; cooling said secondary uniform mixture when it exits said means for producing recovery steam to a temperature enabling the subsequent digestion of the hydrolyzed organic matter that it contains.. .
Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies Support

Treatment of waste products with anaerobic digestion

A waste stream is treated by anaerobic digestion. A process is described involves a step of separating solids from digestate, and returning separated solids to a digester.
Anaergia Inc.

Use of an acidic soft drink to enhance the efficacy of a gluten-digesting enzyme

This invention relates to the use of an acidic soft drink for improving the efficiency of gluten digestion and more specifically of a gluten-digesting enzyme supplement. Said use allows maintaining or enhancing gastrointestinal comfort in celiac or non-celiac gluten sensitive individuals, or delaying the onset of gastrointestinal discomfort in non-celiac gluten sensitive healthy individuals using a reduced amount of gluten-digesting enzyme.
Dsm Ip Assets B.v.

In vitro estimating in vivo protein digestibility

An analysis technique can be performed to quantify the digestible protein content of a protein-containing sample outside the body of a living organism. Traditionally, protein digestibility is evaluated in vivo, for example using a rat subject to measure protein digestibility after being fed the protein-containing sample.
General Mills, Inc.

System and preventing ammonia rebound in a cold-weather bioreactor

A wastewater treatment system and method are provided for preventing or reducing ammonia rebound during periods of warming weather. The system may be operated in first and second modes of operation.
Environmental Dynamics International, Inc.

Nox removal system for biogas engines at anaerobic digestion facilities

Provided herein are methods, devices and systems comprising a reactor that is operatively connected to: (a) a biogas production unit for converting waste to a biogas stream; and (b) an engine that utilizes the biogas stream from the biogas producing unit to produce energy and an engine exhaust.. .
Biogas & Electric, Llc

Tanning process with reduced waste discharge

A tanning process reduces discharges of liquid waste, solid waste and gaseous waste. By virtue of liquid waste recycling, the process reduces solid material digestion or decomposition, and coverts wastes to reusable materials.

Compositions of and methods for in vitro viral genome engineering

The present disclosure relates to a method of in vitro engineering of nucleic acids. This disclosure further relates to in vitro engineering of viral genomes and to the improvement of viral properties by in vitro genomic engineering of viral genomes.

Municipal waste water treatment plant/process with by product and drinking water recycle

The first bioreactor is an anaerobic digestion of cellulosic solids from the primary clarifier by methane producing anaerobes gives fuel and organic fertilizer. The second bioreactor produces algae or yeast for animal/fish feed by metabolizing organics, nitrogen and phosphorous in the centrifuged, filtered overflow of the clarifier by aerobic fermentation of pure selected cultures in a side arm fermenter where filtrate is purged through a retaining micro-filter and cells are concentrated.

Methods and systems for processing cellulosic biomass

Separation of a product of digestion of cellulosic biomass solids may be challenging due to the various components contained therein. Methods and systems for processing cellulosic biomass, particularly a reaction product of a hydrothermal reaction containing lignin-derived products, such as phenolics, and organic salts, comprise providing acid solution to the organic salt containing process stream to convert the organic acid salts to acids to for further processing..

Methods and systems for processing cellulosic biomass

Separation of a product of digestion of cellulosic biomass solids may be challenging due to the various components contained therein. Methods and systems for processing cellulosic biomass, particularly a reaction product of a hydrothermal reaction containing lignin-derived products, such as phenolics, comprise providing the reaction product to a separation zone comprising a liquid-liquid extraction unit.

Methods and systems for processing cellulosic biomass

Separation of a product of digestion of cellulosic biomass solids may be challenging due to the various components contained therein. Methods and systems for processing cellulosic biomass, particularly a reaction product of a hydrothermal reaction containing lignin-derived products, such as phenolics, comprise providing the reaction product of a further processing (such as condensation reaction) to a non-aqueous stream to at least part precipitate the lignin and removing the precipitated lignin..

Methods and systems for processing cellulosic biomass

Separation of a product of digestion of cellulosic biomass solids may be challenging due to the various components contained therein. Methods and systems for processing cellulosic biomass, particularly a reaction product of a hydrothermal reaction containing lignin-derived products, such as phenolics, comprise providing the reaction product of a further processing (such as condensation reaction) comprising a liquid-liquid extraction unit.

Method and installation for removing sulphur from the digestate and the biogas of a digester

Method for removing sulphur from the digestate and the biogas in a city and/or agricultural and/or industrial effluent digester, using a wet and/or a dry route, the digester (1) being made up of a closed vessel (2) in which a mass of products to be treated, that forms the digestate, undergoes anaerobic digestion with a volume of gas on top of the digestate from which the biogas is extracted, the digestate being drawn off at a point (5) of the digester then reinjected at another point (7). The digestate drawn off is made to follow: an upward first path (10) with injection of gaseous oxidizing agent at the bottom for aeration, the gaseous oxidizing agent and the digestate flowing concurrentwise; and a downward second path (12) under anaerobic conditions before returning to the digester, the excess gaseous oxidizing agent being removed in the top part (20) of at least one of the paths..

Methods and systems for processing cellulosic biomass

Separation of a product of digestion of cellulosic biomass solids may be challenging due to the various components contained therein. Methods and systems for processing cellulosic biomass, particularly a reaction product of a hydrothermal reaction containing lignin-derived products, such as phenolics, comprise providing the reaction product to a separation zone comprising a liquid-liquid extraction unit.

Methods and systems for processing cellulosic biomass

Separation of a product of digestion of cellulosic biomass solids may be challenging due to the various components contained therein. Methods and systems for processing cellulosic biomass, particularly a reaction product of a hydrothermal reaction containing lignin-derived products, such as phenolics, comprise providing the reaction product to a separation zone comprising a liquid-liquid extraction or phase separation unit.

Methods and systems for processing cellulosic biomass

Separation of a product of digestion of cellulosic biomass solids may be challenging due to the various components contained therein. Methods and systems for processing cellulosic biomass, particularly a reaction product of a hydrothermal reaction containing lignin-derived products, such as phenolics, comprise providing the reaction product to a separation zone comprising a liquid-liquid phase separation unit.

Methods and systems for processing cellulosic biomass

Separation of a product of digestion of cellulosic biomass solids may be challenging due to the various components contained therein. Methods and systems for processing cellulosic biomass, particularly a reaction product of a hydrothermal reaction containing lignin-derived products, such as phenolics, comprise providing the reaction product to a separation zone comprising a liquid-liquid extraction unit.



Digestion topics:
  • Carbon Dioxide
  • Liquid Fraction
  • Wastewater
  • Ferrous Sulfate
  • Esophageal
  • Delivery Tube
  • Duodenal Bulb
  • G Proteins
  • Identifying Proteins
  • Chromatograph
  • Silicic Acid
  • Hydrogen Fluoride
  • Ultraviolet
  • Renewable Energy
  • Pasteurization


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