|| List of recent Molecular-related patents
| Light emission analyzing device|
The light emission analyzing device includes: a first light intensity calculation unit that performs polynomial approximation on a spectroscopic spectrum indicating a light intensity for each wavelength in a container as measured by a spectrometer so as to calculate the light intensity; a second light intensity calculation unit that subtracts, for each wavelength, the light intensity calculated by the first light intensity calculation unit from the light intensity indicated by the spectroscopic spectrum measured by the spectrometer so as to calculate a light intensity corresponding to a bright-line spectrum of a molecule; and a ratio calculation unit that calculates, by using the light intensity calculated by the second light intensity calculation unit, a ratio between (a) a peak value of a molecular spectrum of a first molecule and (b) a peak value of a molecular spectrum of a second molecule.. .
| Functionalized polyethylene terephthalate polymers, functionalized derivative polymers of polyethylene terephthalate, methods of making and using same|
The presently disclosed and claimed inventive concept(s) relates generally to the functionalized polyethylene terephthalate polymers and functionalized derivatives of pet. More particularly, but not to be construed as limiting, the presently disclosed and claimed inventive concept(s) relate to lower molecular weight functionalized digested pet materials from digesting recycled and methods of making and using same..
| Fullerene-containing hemicarceplexes and a method of purifying fullerenes by using the same|
Fullerene⊙ctv complexes, comprising fullerene⊙ctv hemicarceplexes, formed by various cyclotriveratrylene (ctv)-based molecular cages and various fullerene guests are disclosed. A method of direct isolating at least a fullerene from fullerene mixtures by using the above fullerene ctv hemicarceplexes but without using crystallization or hplc is also disclosed..
| Thermoplastic polyurethane with reduced tendency to bloom from a bio-based glycol|
The present invention discloses a thermoplastic polyurethane comprised of the reaction product of (1) a hydroxyl terminated polyester intermediate, (2) a polyisocyanate, and (3) a glycol chain extender; wherein the polyester intermediate is comprised of repeat units derived from a 1,3-propylene glycol component and a dicarboxylic acid wherein the 1,3-propylene glycol component comprises a bio-based 1,3-propylene glycol; wherein the polyester intermediate has a number average molecular weight from 500 to 10,000; and wherein the polyurethane includes hard segments that are the reaction product of the polyisocyanate and the glycol chain extender. This thermoplastic polyurethane is unique as it has a greatly reduced tendency to bloom and is prepared from a renewable material.
| Catalysts for producing broad molecular weight distribution polyolefins in the absence of added hydrogen|
The present invention provides a polymerization process utilizing a dual metallocene catalyst system for the production of broad or bimodal molecular weight distribution polymers, generally, in the absence of added hydrogen. Polymers produced from the polymerization process are also provided, and these polymers can have a mn in a range from about 9,000 to about 30,000 g/mol, and a short chain branch content that decreases as molecular weight increases..
| Styrenic resin incorporating recycled polystyrene|
The present disclosure provides a styrenic resin incorporating post-consumer recycle polystyrene (pcr ps), and systems and methods for making the same. For example, a styrenic resin produced in accordance with present embodiments between approximately 1 weight percent and 9 weight percent pcr ps, has a melt flow rate (mfr) of less than approximately 2.0 g/10 min per astm d-1238-10, and an mz+1 molecular weight of at least 700,000.
| Epoxy resin composition, cured object and optical semiconductor sealing material|
An epoxy resin composition, a cured object thereof, and an optical semiconductor sealing material using the cured object are described. The epoxy resin composition includes an alicyclic epoxy resin (a) and a vinyl polymer particle (b).
| Solvent free polyurethane laminating adhesive with high oxygen transfer rate|
A solventless two component laminating adhesive comprising a part a prepolymer and a part b curative. The prepolymer comprises a lower molecular weight polyether polyol and a higher molecular weight polyether polyol.
| High styrene high vinyl styrene-butadiene rubber with narrow molecular weight distribution and methods for preparation thereof|
A polymer having at least the following characteristics: (a) a block styrene content with more than 4 consecutive styrene units from about 40 to about 70 weight percent based on total styrene content in the polymer; (b) a vinyl content from about 25 to about 80 weight percent based on total amount of polymerized 1,3-diene; (c) a styrene content from about 20 to about 75 weight percent based on total weight of polymer; and (d) a molecular weight distribution (mw/mn) of 1.5 or less.. .
| Water-swellable polymers|
A water-swellable linear polyurethane polymer is formed by reacting a polyethylene oxide (e.g. Peg 4000 to 35,000), a difunctional compound (e.g.
| High molecular weight heparosan polymers and methods of production and use thereof|
High molecular weight heparosan polymers are described, as are methods of producing and using the high molecular weight heparosan polymers.. .
| Natural and synthetic ester-containing lubricants having enhanced hydrolytic stability|
A lubricant composition comprising (a) from 0.1 to 10 percent by weight of one or more polyalkylene glycols (pag); and (2) one or more ester base oils selected from the group of natural esters, synthetic esters and combinations thereof; wherein the one or more pag has a molecular weight in the range 1500 to 5000 g/mole, comprises from 10 to 40 percent by weight of units derived from ethylene oxide and from 90 to 60 percent by weight of units derived from propylene oxide; and wherein the one or more pags are in the form of block copolymer, reverse block copolymer or combinations thereof is provided. Also provided is a method of enhancing the hydrolytic stability of an ester base oil..
| Multiplex detection assay for influenza and rsv viruses|
The present invention generally relates to a molecular test of influenza a, influenza b, respiratory syncytial virus a, and respiratory syncytial virus b in order to identify patients with a viral infection. Accordingly methods and compositions are disclosed to determine the presence or absence of a viral pathogen in a sample containing one or more target nucleic acids from the m gene of influenza a, influenza b, respiratory syncytial virus a, and/or respiratory syncytial virus b..
| Radiopaque carbon-carbon linked elastomeric materials, preparation method and uses of same|
An elastomeric matrix impregnated with at least 70% by weight of a high atomic number radiopaque substance, and cured with an organic peroxide, to form carbon-carbon links between elastomer molecular chains. The radiopaque elastomeric matrix may be used to create a flexible, lightweight, carbon-carbon linked, multilaminated protection material against ionizing radiation.
| Inorganic polysilazane, silica film-forming coating liquid containing same, and method for forming silica film|
Disclosed is an inorganic polysilazane that undergoes less shrinkage during a calcination step in an oxidizing agent such as water vapor and is less prone to allow a silica film to suffer from the formation of cracks or peel off from a semiconductor substrate, and a silica film-forming coating liquid containing the inorganic polysilazane, and also provides an inorganic polysilazane and a silica film-forming coating liquid containing the same. The value of a/(b+c) is 0.9-1.5 and the value of (a+b)/c is 4.2-50.
| Bioaffinity sensors based on surface monolayers|
Methods, systems, devices and materials are disclosed for implementing a bioaffinity sensor having a self-assembled monolayer interface for detection of a target molecule. In one aspect, a sensor device for detecting a target molecule includes a surface capable of attaching a thiol and a molecular monolayer formed on the surface that includes a molecular capture probe having a thiol region, a linear alkanethiol molecule having one thiol region, and a linear alkanedithiol molecule having two thiol regions, in which the molecular capture probe includes a region for receiving a target substance having a complimentary region that couples with the region of the molecular capture probe to generate a detectable signal..
| Gene cluster for the production of gougerotin, gougerotin analogues, and precursors thereof|
The present disclosure relates to the molecular cloning of a gougerotin biosynthetic gene cluster from streptomyces microflavus, and identification of individual genes in the gene cluster as well as the proteins encoded thereby. A gougerotin gene cluster comprising 13 open reading frames (orfs) is located within a genetic locus of streptomyces microflavus.
| Electrochemical determination of factor xa inhibitors|
Methods and devices for determining factor xa inhibitors, in particular heparins and fractionated or low-molecular-weight heparins, as well as direct factor xa inhibitors in blood samples. The methods include contacting a blood sample with a detection reagent that contains at least one thrombin substrate having a peptide residue that can be cleaved by thrombin and is amidically bound via the carboxyl end to an electrogenic substance, and with a known amount of factor x reagent and an activator reagent which induces the conversion of factor x into factor xa.
| Biomarker for breast cancer|
A method for the diagnosis of breast cancer using an anti-lat1 monoclonal antibody. Among intraductal breast neoplastic lesions, duct carcinoma in situ, which is malignant, expresses lat1 at a significantly high level, as compared to intraductal breast papilloma, which is benign.
| Molecular markers in prostate cancer|
The present invention relates to methods for diagnosing prostate cancer and especially diagnosing lg, i.e., individuals with good prognosis; hg, i.e., individuals with poor prognosis of primary tumour; prca met, i.e., individuals with poor prognosis and metastasis; and crpc, i.e., individuals with poor prognosis suffering from aggressive localized disease. Specifically, the present invention relates to method for establishing the presence, or absence, of prostate cancer in a human individual comprising: a) determining the expression of hoxc4 in a sample originating from said human individual; b) establishing up, or down, regulation of expression of hoxc4 as compared to expression of hoxc4 in a sample originating from said human individual not comprising prostate tumour cells or prostate tumour tissue, or from an individual not suffering from prostate cancer; and c) establishing the presence, or absence, of prostate cancer based on the established up- or down regulation of hoxc4..
| Electrostatic-image developing toner, electrostatic image developer, toner cartridge, process cartridge, image-forming apparatus, and method for forming image|
An electrostatic-image developing toner contains an amorphous polyester resin that has repeating units having a backbone derived from dehydroabietic acid in a main chain thereof and that has a weight average molecular weight of about 30,000 to about 80,000; and at least one of a crystalline polyester resin containing a dicarboxylic acid (c10) and a diol (c9) as polymerization components and a crystalline polyester resin containing a dicarboxylic acid (c9) and a diol (c10) as polymerization components.. .
| Positively chargeable toner, electrostatic charge image developer, toner cartridge, image forming method, and image forming apparatus|
There is provided a positively chargeable toner including toner mother particles containing a binder resin having an ethylenically unsaturated bond, wherein the amine value of a component extracted with a water phase by the addition of ion exchanged water after mixing the toner with methyl ethyl ketone is from 600 to 1,250 and the weight average molecular weight of the component extracted with the water phase is from 1,000 to 200,000.. .
| Electrophotographic photosensitive member, production method for electrophotographic photosensitive member, process cartridge and electrophotographic apparatus, and particle having compound adsorbed thereto|
Provided is an electrophotographic photosensitive member including a surface layer containing particles which include: silica particles; and a compound-a adsorbed to each of the silica particles, in which the silica particles have a volume average particle diameter of 0.1 μm or more and 4 μm or less, and a specific surface area of 400 m2/g or more and 1000 m2/g or less, the compound-a is a tertiary amine compound and/or a urea compound, and the compound-a has a molecular weight of 150 or more and 550 or less.. .
| Polymer electrode for lithium secondary battery including the polymer and lithium second battery employing the electrode|
A polymer includes a first repeating unit having a cationic group and a second repeating unit having an anionic group. The polymer may further include a third repeating unit having a non-ionic group.
| Method for hybrid dry-jet gel spinning and fiber produced by that method|
A method of spinning a polyacrylonitrile pan-based precursor fiber comprises extruding a spinning solution of ultra-high molecular weight polyacrylonitrile polymer through a multi-filament spinnerette where the solution has a viscosity of between about 100 and about 300 pa-sec (at a shear rate of 1 l/sec) at a dope extrusion temperature of between about 20° c. And about 26° c., producing a fiber having a diameter of between about 4 and about 10 micron, a tensile strength of between about 500 and about 1100 mpa, and an elastic modulus between about 13 and about 18 gpa..
| Creep-optimized uhmwpe fiber|
The invention relates to a creep-optimized ultrahigh molecular weight polyethylene (uhmwpe) fiber obtained by spinning an uhmwpe comprising olefinic branches (ob) and having an elongational stress (es), and a ratio (ob/1000 c/es) between the number of olefinic branches per thousand carbon atoms (ob/1000 c) and the elongational stress (es) of at least 0.2, wherein said uhmwpe fiber when subjected to a load of 600 mpa at a temperature of 70° c., has a creep lifetime of at least 90 hours.. .
| Printing ink, transfers, and methods of decorating polyolefin articles|
The transfer of the invention is prepared by printing a layer onto a carrier substrate with an ink that comprises a mixture of finely subdivided polyethylene powder, an aliphatic or aromatic hydrocarbon solvent, a dispersing agent, and an additive material such as a dye or pigment indicia material and/or a physical property enhancing material such as alumina, glass beads, silica, metal flakes, etc. Preferably high and very high molecular weight polyethylene is used, alone or in mixture with lower density polyethylene in amounts from 25 to 45 weight percent in the ink.
| Streptomyces microflavus strains and methods of their use to control plant diseases and pests|
The present invention relates to novel strains of streptomyces microflavus and methods of their use for controlling diseases or pests of a plant. The invention also relates to a fermentation broth obtained by cultivating a gougerotin producing streptomyces strain, wherein the fermentation broth contains at least about 1 g/l gougerotin.
| Ifn-beta compositions, preparation methods and uses thereof|
The present invention pertains to interferon-beta (ifn-beta) compositions comprising interferon-beta and a grafted poly(glutamic acid) polymer having an average molecular weight between 26,000 and 40,000 g/mol, grafted with alpha-tocopherol substituents, the average molar grafting ratio being 4.5-5.5 moles %, the weight/weight ratio between said grafted poly(glutamic acid) polymer and ifn-beta being between 24 and 125. The present invention also pertains to the preparation methods of such compositions and their application to obtain therapeutic compositions in dosage unit form delivering ifn-beta over an extended period of time..
| Sunless tanning composition and methods for using|
A sunless tanning composition is provided according to the invention. The sunless tanning composition includes an effective amount of a tanning active component to provide a darkening effect of skin tissue after exposure to the skin tissue, a polymer component, water, an effective amount of an acidifying agent to provide the composition with a ph of less than about 5, and wherein the composition has the viscosity of at least about 3,000 cst.
| Method of screening for colon cancer using biomarkers|
The present invention relates to biomarkers for colon cancers, specifically adenomas and adenocarcinomas in the gi tract. The inventors have discovered that the expression and/or overexpression of biomarkers such as cldn1, gpr56, grm8, ly6g6d, tlr4 and slco1b3 are indicative of adenomas and adenocarcinomas.
| D1379 p radiation curable primary coating on optical fiber|
Radiation curable coatings for use as a primary coating for optical fibers, optical fibers coated with said coatings and processes to coat the optical fiber are described and claimed. The radiation curable coating is a radiation curable primary coating composition comprising: an oligomer; a first diluent monomer; a second diluent monomer, a photoinitiator; an antioxidant; and an adhesion promoter; wherein said oligomer is the reaction product of: a hydroxyethyl acrylate; an aromatic isocyanate; an aliphatic isocyanate; a polyol; a catalyst; and an inhibitor, and wherein said oligomer has a number average molecular weight of from at least about 4000 g/mol to less than or equal to about 15,000 g/mol; wherein a cured film of said radiation curable primary coating composition has a peak tan delta tg of from about −25° c.
| Nanoporous gold nanoparticles as high-payload molecular cargos, photothermal/photodynamic therapeutic agents, and ultrahigh surface-to-volume plasmonic sensors|
A nanoporous gold disk (npgd) as a novel surface-enhanced raman spectroscopy (sers) substrate. Npgd has sers enhancement factor similar to that of gold nanoshells, but allows, for example, at least three times more benzenethiol molecules to be attached to its surface due to large surface-to-volume ratio.
| Complexation of low-molecular semiconductors for the application as an emitter complex in organic light-emitting electrochemical cells (oleecs)|
The invention relates to an oleec component and to a production process therefor. This component has an active layer including a novel emitter complex.
| System for detecting volatile organic compounds and the method for forming the same and utility thereof|
The system for detecting volatile organic compounds (vocs) of this present invention comprises a detecting material made by blending a nano-material and a conductive polymer. The system for detecting vocs presents the property of high sensitivity, high sensing accuracy, quick response, and real-time voc detecting, and is demonstrated in the present work for commercialization usage.
| Thermoplastic elastomer composition, molded article, and sealing material for medical use|
Provided are a thermoplastic elastomer composition comprising: 100 parts by mass of (a) a hydrogenated block copolymer that is a hydrogenated product of a block copolymer containing (a) a polymer block containing a structural unit derived from an aromatic vinyl compound and (b) a polymer block containing a structural unit derived from isoprene or a mixture of isoprene and butadiene, having a total content of a 3,4-bond unit and a 1,2-bond unit of 45% or more, has a peak top molecular weight (mp) obtained by gel permeation chromatograph in terms of polystyrene standard of from 250,000 to 500,000, and is in a form of powder having a bulk density of from 0.10 to 0.40 g/ml; from 10 to 300 parts by mass of (b) a softening agent; and from 5 to 200 parts by mass of (c) a polyolefin resin, and a molded article and a sealing material for medical use each comprising said thermoplastic elastomer composition.. .
| System for improving hydrophilicity of contact lens and application of the same to packaging of contact lens|
Providing a system which can exhibit a desired effect of improving hydrophilicity of a contact lens without causing adverse influences on sense of use of the contact lens and a cleaning effect, and which can effectively prevent adhesion of lipid stain. Also providing a packaging solution for the contact lens which can effectively suppress or prevent reduction of its viscosity with time even when the packaging solution is sterilized by heating.
| Insulated wire and coil using same|
An insulated wire includes a conductor and an insulating layer formed on an outer periphery of the conductor, and the insulating layer is composed essentially of a polyimide resin having a repeating unit a represented by formula (1) as a part of a molecular structure, in which a water absorption coefficient is not greater than 2.8% after 24 hours under condition at temperature of 40° c. And humidity of 95%.
| Protective helmet configuration with integrated face mask with smooth transition attachment|
A protective helmet including an outer shell, a ridgeline recessed inwardly from the interior compartment of the helmet and protruding outwardly from the exterior surface of the helmet, padding disposed in the interior compartment of the, a facemask made from an ultra-high density high molecular weight polymer coupled to the helmet, and the facemask defines a flat region having a generally planar surface. The flat region of the facemask engages the ridgeline of the interior compartment to provide a smooth transition from the exterior surface of the helmet to the facemask to reduce snagging, catching, or grabbing another facemask or other protective body gear while the helmet configuration is worn during a contact activity.
|Computational methods for analysis and molecular design of antibodies, antibody humanization, and epitope mapping coupled to a user-interactive web browser with embedded three- dimensional rendering|
This disclosure relates in general to the field of antibody modeling and analysis. The disclosed subject matter describes a single online workspace to model and analyze antibody sequences or structures.
|Solid-phase polymerization method for preparing high-molecular-weight aliphatic polyester|
A solid-phase polymerization method of high-molecular-weight aliphatic polyester conducts the solid-phase polymerization of aliphatic polyester prepolymer under a gas stream containing sulfonic acid catalyst. The method features preparing metal free aliphatic polyester with high molecular weight, good color and luster and perfect thermal stability efficiently.
|Process for making low viscosity, fast curing silane terminated polymers|
Methods of producing a composition comprising a crosslinkable silane-terminated polymer having at least one cross-linkable silyl group in each molecule are provided. The method may comprise providing a polymer having at least one unsaturated group and at least one alcohol hydroxyl group in each molecule and having a number average molecular weight between about 100 and about 5,000, adding to the polymer a compound having a hydrogen-silicon bond and a crosslinkable silyl group in each molecule and a hydrosilylation catalyst to thereby carry out a hydrosilylation reaction to form a composition comprising hydrosilylated polymers, wherein the hydrosilylation reaction has a hydrosilylation efficiency greater than 50% as determined by 1h-nmr, capping the hydrosilylated polymers by adding the hydrosilylated polymer to at least one isocyanate at an index of between about 100 and about 250, and reacting the isocyanate capped hydrosilylated polymer with a polyol having a nominal functionality of at least 2 to form the composition comprising a crosslinkable silane-terminated polymer..
|Sponge polymer with controlled long chain branching and broad molecular weight distribution|
A process and the resultant product from the process for continuously making an epdm utilizing ethylene, propylene, and dienes. This process allows for the creation of products with high diene contents and broad molecular weight distributions while utilizing a continuous flow reactor and a known catalyst.
|Process for creating an ethylene elastomer|
A process for continuously making a terpolymer or a tetrapolymer utilizing ethylene, an alpha olefin, and at least one polyene. This process allows for the creation of products with high polyene contents and broad molecular weight distributions while utilizing a continuous flow reactor and a known catalyst.
|Thermoplastic elastomer compositions having biorenewable content|
Thermoplastic elastomer compositions, in particular derived from one or more styrenic block copolymers wherein at least one styrenic block copolymer comprises a controlled distribution copolymer block including a conjugated diene and a mono alkenyl arene, a plurality of biorenewable materials, preferably a softener and one or more synergistic additives such as a polar polymer; a synergistic block copolymer such as a relatively high molecular weight styrenic block copolymer; and/or filler. Numerous desirable articles can be formed from the compositions.
|Thermoplastic elastomer compositions having biorenewable content|
Thermoplastic elastomer compositions, in particular derived from one or more styrenic block copolymers, a plurality of biorenewable materials, preferably a softener and one or more synergistic additives such as a polar polymer; a synergistic block copolymer such as a relatively high molecular weight styrenic block copolymer; and/or filler. In one preferred embodiment, the styrenic block copolymer comprises a controlled distribution copolymer block including a conjugated diene and a mono alkenyl arene.
|Method of diagnosing and treating epstein barr virus-based myalgic encephalomyelitis chronic fatigue syndrome patients|
A method of diagnosing a subset of epstein barr virus, myalgic encephalomyelitis chronic fatigue syndrome (me/cfs) patients through a multi-prong clinical/serological analysis is provided wherein epstein barr virus abortive lytic replication (ebv) is determined as the specific causal agent through the use of serum antibodies to ebv encoded dutpase and serum antibodies to ebv dna polymerase as molecular markers. A method of treating patients diagnosed with epstein barr virus abortive lytic replication (ebv), myalgic encephalomyelitis chronic fatigue syndrome (me/cfs) with specific antiviral nucleosides is also provided, to alleviate the condition..
|Methods and compositions for the diagnosis of ovarian cancer|
A diagnostic reagent or device comprises at least one ligand capable of specifically complexing with, binding to, or quantitatively detecting or identifying the biomarker chloride intracellular channel protein 4 (clic4) or an isoform, pro-form, modified molecular form including posttranslational modification, or unique peptide fragment or nucleic acid fragment thereof. An alternative diagnostic reagent or device comprises ligand or ligands capable of specifically complexing with, binding to, or quantitatively detecting or identifying multiple tropomyosin biomarkers.
|Soybean event dp-305423-1 and compositions and methods for the identification and/or detection thereor|
Compositions and methods related to transgenic high oleic acid/als inhibitor-tolerant soybean plants are provided. Specifically, the present invention provides soybean plants having a dp-305423-1 event which imparts a high oleic acid phenotype and tolerance to at least one als-inhibiting herbicide.
|Devices and methods for cell lysis and sample preparation through centrifugation|
Methods and devices for molecular analysis are disclosed, based on centrifugation. A centrifuge device comprises strips of centrifuge tubes and elements to create a magnetic field.
|Panel for the detection and differentiation of renal cortical neoplasms|
The present invention provides a novel, highly sensitive and specific probe panel which detects the type of renal cortical neoplasm present in a biopsy sample. As such, the invention permits diagnosis of the predominant subtypes of renal cortical neoplasms without the use of invasive methods.
|Brassica gat event and compositions and methods for the identification and/or detection thereof|
Compositions and methods related to transgenic glyphosate tolerant brassica plants are provided. Specifically, the present invention provides brassica plants having a dp-073496-4 event which imparts tolerance to glyphosate.
|Fuel cell comprising a proton-exchange membrane, having an increased service life|
A fuel cell having a proton-exchange membrane, an anode, and a cathode. The anode and cathode are fixed on opposing sides of the proton-exchange membrane.
|Processing method for fiber material used to form biocomposite component|
The present invention is directed to plant fiber-reinforced biocomposite thermoplastic and/or resin compositions and a method for reinforcing thermoplastic resins. The present invention provides a use for the cellulose portion of a plant material, which is the portion left over after processing the selected plant materials to separate the cellulose in a mechanical process that does not damage the internal molecular structure of the cellulose fraction, enabling the cellulose fraction to chemically bond with the thermoplastic resin to enhance the reinforcement of the resin or thermoplastic biocomposite composition..
|D1363 bt radiation curable primary coatings on optical fiber|
Radiation curable coatings for use as a primary coating for optical fibers, optical fibers coated with said coatings and methods for the preparation of coated optical fibers. The radiation curable coating comprises at least one (meth)acrylate functional oligomer and a photoinitiator, wherein the urethane-(meth)acrylate oligomer ca/cr comprises (meth)acrylate groups, at least one polyol backbone and urethane groups, wherein about 15% or more of the urethane groups are derived from one or both of 2,4- and 2,6-toluene diisocyanate, wherein at least 15% of the urethane groups are derived from a cyclic or branched aliphatic isocyanate, and wherein said (meth)acrylate functional oligomer has a number average molecular weight of from at least about 4000 g/mol to less than or equal to about 15,000 g/mol; and wherein a cured film of the radiation curable primary coating composition has a modulus of less than or equal to about 1.2 mpa..
|Electroconductive polymer, electroconductive polymer aqueous solution, electroconductive polymer film, solid electrolytic capacitor and method for producing the same|
An electroconductive polymer having high electroconductivity, an electroconductive polymer aqueous solution, and an electroconductive polymer film are provided. Further, a solid electrolytic capacitor having a reduced esr and a method for producing the same are provided.
|Inkjet ink with non-swellable latex particles|
An inkjet ink includes a non-polar carrier, a colorant dispersed in the non-polar carrier, a dispersant, and non-swellable latex particles of a cross-linked polymer dispersed in the non-polar carrier. The colorant is chosen from a pigment, a dye, or a combination of a pigment and a dye.
|Xcl power producer|
The xcl power producer works by moving molecules to said bodies and continues to move at uniform velocities acted upon vacuum pressures by force, which creates an acceleration of energy production. Produces 45,000 volts @ 300 amps every 4 minutes for a 14 year cycle, continually, as a main power source or back-up system.
|Process for preparing crosslinked polymer-carbon sorbent|
A polymer-carbon sorbent for removing at least one of carbon dioxide, heavy metals or toxic materials from a flue gas from a combustion process, such as coal-fired power plants, is described. The sorbent comprises a carbonaceous sorbent material and a cured amine-containing polymer, and sulfur.
|Mass spectrometer, system comprising the same, and methods for determining isotopic anatomy of compounds|
A first mass spectrometer includes a first introduction device configured to select between a reference material and a first portion of an analyte and introduce the selected one of the reference material or the first portion of the analyte to an ion source, the first mass spectrometer being configured to provide third molecular analyte ions to a detector at a first mass resolution of about 30,000 or greater. A system includes the first mass spectrometer and a second mass spectrometer.
|Methods for production of proteins|
The current invention provides methods for producing a polypeptide as inclusion bodies in bacterial host cells. The present methods are carried out by forming a gene construct comprising the genetic sequence encoding a polypeptide operatively linked to that of an inclusion partner protein, such that host cells comprising the gene construct produce the polypeptide as intracellular inclusion bodies thereby facilitating rapid isolation and purification of recombinant proteins.
A molecular fan for dissipating heat, the fan having a chemically functionalized molecular fan thin film coating affixed to a surface in need of heat dissipation. A nanocoating for dissipating heat, the coating having a thin film coating affixed to a surface in need of heat dissipation.
|Method and apparatus for fabricating an ultra-high molecular weight polymer structure|
A polymer laminate is fabricated by laying down layers of an ultra-high molecular weight polymer material on top of each other, and fusing the layers to each other by cross-linking molecular chains of adjoining layers.. .
|Biomass conversion systems and methods for use thereof|
Digestion of cellulosic biomass solids to form a hydrolysate may be accompanied by decomposition if the soluble carbohydrates produced from the biomass under hydrothermal digestion conditions are not transformed into a more stable reaction product. Biomass conversion systems may be configured to address this issue and others.
|Contact lens products|
The present invention relates to improved contact lens products which not only have initial insertion comfort but also are comfortable to wear for more than about 6 hours. The invention is achieved by packaging and storing a hydrogel lens with two or more leachable polymeric lubricants incorporated therein in a relatively viscous packaging solution including a relatively low molecular weight polyethylene glycol (peg) and a viscosity-enhancing hydrophilic polymer.
|Microsomal omega6 oleate desaturases|
The present invention relates to the field of plant molecular biology, more particularly jatropha microsomal co6 oleate desaturases. The present invention also relates to jatropha plants or plants of other oil crops having seeds with altered ratios of monosaturated and polyunsaturated fats.
|Plants having enhanced yield-related traits and a method for making the same|
The present invention relates generally to the field of molecular biology and concerns a method for enhancing various yield-related traits in plants by modulating expression in a plant of a nucleic acid encoding a tcp1 or a tcp2 transcription factor, an epsin-like polypeptide, a trna delta(2)-isopentenylpyrophosphate transferase (ippt) polypeptide, or a short-root (shr) polypeptide. The present invention also concerns plants having modulated expression of a nucleic acid encoding a tcp1 or tcp2 polypeptide, an epsin-like polypeptide, a trna delta(2)-isopentenylpyrophosphate transferase (ippt) polypeptide, or a short-root (shr) polypeptide, which plants have enhanced yield-related traits relative to corresponding wild type plants or other control plants.