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Apparatus, systems and methods for pre-tuning a second tuner in anticipation of a channel surfing activity

Pre-caching of audio content

System and method for route identification using a low cost gps system

Date/App# patent app List of recent Patio-related patents
09/11/14
20140259170
 Internet security cyber threat reporting system and method patent thumbnailInternet security cyber threat reporting system and method
A risk assessment and managed security system for network users provides security services for dealing with formidable cyber threats, malware creations and phishing techniques. Automated solutions in combination with human-driven solutions establish an always-alert positioning for incident anticipation, mitigation, discovery and response.
09/11/14
20140259067
 Apparatus, systems and methods for pre-tuning a second tuner in anticipation of a channel surfing activity patent thumbnailApparatus, systems and methods for pre-tuning a second tuner in anticipation of a channel surfing activity
Two-tuner media device systems and methods are operable to pre-tune a second tuner in anticipation of a channel surfing activity. An exemplary embodiment receives a first content stream associated with a currently presented channel at a first tuner, determines an anticipated channel based upon the currently presented channel and a historical channel surfing pattern, receives a second content stream associated with the anticipated channel at a second tuner, detects an initiation of a channel surfing activity, and presents at least a video portion of the second content stream associated with the anticipated channel in response to detecting the initiation of the channel surfing activity..
08/28/14
20140244013
 Pre-caching of audio content patent thumbnailPre-caching of audio content
Embodiments are provided for causing a playback device to pre-cache audio content in anticipation that a user will provide input to cause the playback device to render the audio content. The playback device may be configured to detect, using a proximity sensor on the playback device, movement in relation to the playback device, responsively retrieve audio content by the playback device from a networked audio source, prior to receiving a user command to play the audio content, storing the audio content in memory on the playback device, and cause the playback device to render the audio content upon receiving the user command.
08/21/14
20140236434
 System and method for route identification using a low cost gps system patent thumbnailSystem and method for route identification using a low cost gps system
A system and method for identifying and analyzing a route using an inexpensive gps system is provided. The system and method provides a location for storing gps and vehicle operating data for at least one route, requiring a plurality of runs over the at least one route.
08/21/14
20140235665
 Anti-constipation composition patent thumbnailAnti-constipation composition
Where x1 and x2 are preferably both fluorine atoms. The composition can be used to treat constipation without substantive side-effects, such as stomachache..
08/21/14
20140235532
 Immunogenic escherichia coli heat stable enterotoxin patent thumbnailImmunogenic escherichia coli heat stable enterotoxin
The present invention relates to methods and compositions for the treatment and prevention of diarrhea and diarrheal related diseases and disorders in both animals and humans. In some embodiments, the invention relates to the treatment of said diarrhea and diarrheal related diseases and disorders with a vaccine.
08/21/14
20140232291
 Semiconductor device patent thumbnailSemiconductor device
A semiconductor device includes a transistor, a light-emitting element, a first wiring, a driver circuit having a function of controlling the potential of the first wiring, a second wiring, a first switch, a second switch, a third switch, a fourth switch, a first capacitor, and a second capacitor. One of a source and a drain of the transistor is connected to the light-emitting element.
08/14/14
20140228431
 Method of treating constipation patent thumbnailMethod of treating constipation
Disclosed is a method of manipulating the rate of gastrointestinal transit in a mammalian subject. Also disclosed is the use, in the manufacture of a medicament for the treatment of constipation, of a selective inhibitor of methanogensis, a methanogen-displacing probiotic agent, or a prebiotic agent that inhibits the growth of methanogenic bacteria or promotes the growth of competing non-methanogenic intestinal flora.
08/14/14
20140228376
 Heterocyclic compounds for the treatment of cf patent thumbnailHeterocyclic compounds for the treatment of cf
The present invention provides pyridin-oxadiazole/thiadiazole derivatives of formula i wherein a is n or cr 4a; and (ii) or (iii) which restore or enhance the function of mutant and/or wild type cftr to treat cystic fibrosis, primary ciliary dyskinesia, chronic bronchitis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, respiratory tract infections, lung carcinoma, xerostomia and keratoconjunctivitis sire, or constipation (ibs, ibd, opioid induced). Pharmaceutical compositions comprising such derivatives are also encompassed..
08/07/14
20140221419
 Benzomorphan analogs and the use thereof patent thumbnailBenzomorphan analogs and the use thereof
Compounds of the invention are useful for treating pain, constipation, and other conditions modulated by activity of opioid and orl-1 receptors.. .
07/31/14
20140214889
Anticipatorily retrieving information in response to a query of a directory
A technique includes receiving a query to a directory in a file system. In response to the query, both information targeted by the query and additional information are retrieved in anticipation of another query for the additional information..
07/31/14
20140212863
Pregnant abdominal system and associated devices, systems, and methods
Simulated pregnant abdominal systems and associated devices, systems, and methods are provided. The pregnant abdominal systems allow an interactive scenario simulating a routine gestation palpation of a fetal baby, the performance of an external cephalic version as well as the leopold's maneuvers.
07/31/14
20140212494
Methods of improving digestive health
A method of treating constipation is disclosed. The method includes administering starch-entrapped microbeads..
07/24/14
20140205989
System and method for detecting a point of originality in a writing
This paper proposes a new method for the objective evaluation of student work through the identification of original content in writing assignments. Using wordnet as a lexical reference, this process allows instructors to track how key phrases are employed and evolve over the course of a student's writing, and to automatically visualize the point at which the student's language first demonstrates original thought, phrased in their own, original words.
07/17/14
20140201836
Automated internet threat detection and mitigation system and associated methods
A risk assessment and managed security system for network users provides security services for dealing with formidable cyber threats, malware creations and phishing techniques. Automated solutions in combination with human-driven solutions establish an always-alert positioning for incident anticipation, mitigation, discovery and response.
07/17/14
20140198882
Systems, apparatus, and methods for receiving paging messages by creating fat paths in fast fading scenarios
This disclosure provides systems, methods, and apparatus for receiving paging messages in fast fading scenarios. In one aspect, a method of demodulating a paging message during an assigned time slot by a wireless communications apparatus operating in an idle mode is provided.
06/26/14
20140181818
Optimization of packet processing by delaying a processor from entering an idle state
Some embodiments facilitate high performance packet-processing by enabling one or more processors that perform packet-processing to determine whether to enter an idle state or similar state. As network packets usually arrive or are transmitted in batches, the processors of some embodiments determine that more packets may be coming down a multi-stage pipeline upon receiving a first packet for processing.
06/26/14
20140181288
User profile-based wireless device system level management
Techniques for user profile-based system level management (slm) and creation of system level agreements of a wireless device are generally disclosed. In some examples, a predictor may be provided to predict a future task to be performed by a wireless device, including resource requirements, based at least in part on a profile of a user and at least one of a profile of a communication partner the user, an operational recommendation, a performance model or a current state.
06/19/14
20140172451
Systems and methods for medical information management
Systems and method for communication of information to one or more medical care providers. The systems and methods may utilize a client with which a user may interact.
06/19/14
20140165633
Air compressor
An air compressor system is disclosed that includes a housing sized to enclose an air compressor pump as well as a dryer structured to remove moisture from air that is compressed by the compressor pump. The air compressor pump may be intermittently placed into operation, but the dryer itself is structured in one form to continuously maintain a heat exchanger in a desired temperature range in anticipation of operation of the air compressor pump.
06/12/14
20140162963
Treatment of constipation-predominant irritable bowel syndrome
The invention provides methods for treating a patient with constipation-predominant irritable bowel syndrome by administering a therapeutically effective dose of linaclotide.. .
06/05/14
20140157026
Methods and apparatus for dynamically adjusting a power level of an electronic device
Methods and apparatus for dynamically adjusting a power level of an electronic device (100) are disclosed. In an embodiment, an electronic device (100) receives a usage pattern of the electronic device (100) (e.g., typically used 9:00 am to 5:00 pm on weekdays).
05/22/14
20140143320
Content management
A system and method for management and processing of resource requests is provided. A content delivery network service provider determines a class associated with a set of client computing devices and monitors resources requests for the determined class.
05/22/14
20140141108
Herbal supplements and methods of use thereof
In one embodiment, the present application provides an herbal supplement and method for treating bloating, constipation and/or weight gain in a human subject comprising orally administering to a subject in need thereof an effective amount of the herbal supplement comprising a red quebracho extract. In other embodiments, the supplement may additionally include a triterpenoid saponin, an anti-spasmodic agent, or both..
05/22/14
20140140008
Heat dissipation material and method of manufacturing thereof, and electronic device and method of manufacturing thereof
A heat dissipation material includes a plurality of linearly-structured objects of carbon atoms configured to include a first terminal part and a second terminal part; a first diamond-like carbon layer configured to cover the first terminal part of each of the plurality of linearly-structured objects; and a filler layer configured to be permeated between the plurality of linearly-structured objects.. .
05/15/14
20140135351
Benzomorphan analogs and the use thereof
Compounds of the invention are useful for treating pain, constipation, and other conditions modulated by activity of opioid and orl-1 receptors.. .
05/15/14
20140135329
Pyridine and pyrazine derivative for the treatment of cf
The present invention provides pyridine and pyrazine derivatives which restore or enhance the function of mutant and/or wild type cftr to treat cystic fibrosis, primary ciliary dyskinesia, chronic bronchitis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, respiratory tract infections, lung carcinoma, xerostomia and keratoconjunctivitis sire, or constipation (ibs, ibd, opioid induced). Pharmaceutical compositions comprising such derivatives are also encompassed..
05/15/14
20140135274
Agonists of guanylate cyclase useful for the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders, inflammation, cancer and other disorders
The invention provides novel guanylate cyclase-c agonist peptides and their use in the treatment of human diseases including gastrointestinal disorders, inflammation or cancer (e.g., a gastrointestinal cancer). The peptides can be administered either alone or in combination with an inhibitor of cgmp-dependent phosphodiesterase.
05/01/14
20140118948
Electronic device
An electronic device includes a housing, a heat source located inside a casing, and a heat dissipation device disposed inside a casing. The heat dissipation device is in thermal contact with the heat source.
05/01/14
20140118945
Electronic device
An electronic device includes a housing, a heat source located in a casing, and a heat dissipation device disposed in a casing. The heat dissipation device is kept apart from the heat source.
05/01/14
20140118943
Electronic device
An electronic device includes a housing, a heat source in the housing, and a heat dissipation device in the housing and separated from the heat source by a distance. The heat dissipation device includes a casing.
05/01/14
20140118942
Electronic device
An electronic device includes a housing, a heat source located in the housing, and a heat dissipation device disposed in the housing. The heat dissipation device thermally contacts the heat source.
05/01/14
20140118928
Electronic device
An electronic device comprises a case, a heat source and a radiator. The heat source is disposed inside the case.
05/01/14
20140116916
Therapy for constipation
A method is disclosed of treating acute, sub-acute or chronic constipation in a patient having a condition requiring such treatment. The method includes administering a lipase inhibitor..
04/17/14
20140107726
Gastrointestinal system
A gastrointestinal stimulation system includes a remote controlled capsule adapted for positioning in the gastrointestinal tract (gt) of a patient, in which the capsule is secured to the inner wall of the gastrointestinal tract (gt) of a patient by a magnetic coupling system. The capsule is configured to activate at least one chosen area of the patient's gi tract, including when desired, the vagus nerve, thereby facilitating gastro motility or having other interaction with the gi tract, such as monitoring thereof.
04/17/14
20140106730
Location-based profile
A location determination subsystem of a mobile device can determine a location of the mobile device. A monitoring subsystem of the mobile device can be configured, using a profile, to monitor states of a wireless connection between the mobile device and a communications network.
04/17/14
20140102086
Method and system for brake control
Methods and systems are provided to reduce a hard brake pedal feel. A brake control variable is adjusted in anticipation of a hard pedal condition to increase hydraulic brake line pressure and maintain a normal pedal feel.
04/10/14
20140100534
Septum feature for identification of an access port
A power-injectable access port, and a method of identifying a subcutaneously implanted power-injectable access port. The power-injectable access port includes a body capturing a septum that covers a cavity defined by the body, and a pattern of protrusions extending from an outer surface of the septum away from the cavity, the pattern of protrusions detectable through palpation to identify the access port as a power-injectable access port..
04/10/14
20140100426
Blunt tip cannula for injection of a material into a patient
Cannulas that are particularly configured for the injection of a fluid such as a dermal filler into the deep/sub-dermal tissue of a patient. The cannulas may include a substantially transparent cannula wall to facilitate visibility of fluids, including aspirated blood, within the cannula.
04/03/14
20140095831
Apparatus and method for efficient gather and scatter operations
An apparatus and method are described for performing efficient gather operations in a pipelined processor. For example, a processor according to one embodiment of the invention comprises: gather setup logic to execute one or more gather setup operations in anticipation of one or more gather operations, the gather setup operations to determine one or more addresses of vector data elements to be gathered by the gather operations; and gather logic to execute the one or more gather operations to gather the vector data elements using the one or more addresses determined by the gather setup operations..
03/27/14
20140090006
Apparatus, systems and methods for a media device pre-operation
Systems and methods are operable to perform pre-operations at a media device in anticipation of an occurrence of a user action. An exemplary embodiment receives an in-use signal from an electronic device that is remotely proximate to the media device, wherein the received in-use signal corresponds to a user interaction with the electronic device; and performs the pre-operation at the media device.
03/13/14
20140073325
Anticipatory hand-off setup between networks
A system and method for performing anticipatory hand-off setup between communication networks. Various aspects of the present invention may, for example and without limitation, provide a system and method for performing anticipatory hand-off setup between communication networks.
02/27/14
20140059479
Multi-dimensional browsing of content
Multi-dimensional content browsing may include assigning images from a plurality of images into a plurality of groups. An interface that includes first and second dimensions may be displayed.
02/27/14
20140057934
Methylnaltrexone nasal formulations, methods of making, and use thereof
Methylnaltrexone nasal formulations are discloses which provide improved bioavailability over oral dosage forms and improved patient compliance over injectable dosage forms. Also disclosed are methods of making the nasal formulations and methods of using, specifically to treat the side effects of opioid drug use, such as constipation, and other indications..
02/27/14
20140057931
Buprenorphine analogs
The present invention is directed to buprenorphine analog compounds of the formula (i), formula (ia) or formula (ib) shown below, wherein r1, r2, r8, r3a, r 3b, g, x, z and y are as defined herein. Compounds of the invention are useful for treating pain, constipation, and other conditions modulated by activity of opioid and orl-1 receptors..
02/06/14
20140039279
Acoustic palpation using non-invasive ultrasound techniques for identification of target sites and assessment of chronic pain disorders
Methods and systems for identifying and spatially localizing tissues having certain physiological properties or producing certain biological responses, such as the sensation of pain, in response to the application of intense focused ultrasound (acoustic probing or palpation) are provided. In some embodiments, targeted acoustic probing is employed to identify the scope and severity of chronically painful sensitized tissue areas, and of chronic pain disorders.
02/06/14
20140038912
Adenosine analogs and their use
Provided are adenosine analog compounds of the general formula that act as p2y receptors, e.g., the p2y2 receptor, including pharmaceutical compositions; and uses thereof to treat or prevent diseases associated with that receptor, e.g., disorders relating to mucus secretion, such as cystic fibrosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (copd), asthma, constipation, chronic idiopathic constipation, dry mouth (xerostomia), gum disease, and gastrointestinal problems caused by radiation and chemotherapy for cancer.. .
02/06/14
20140038881
Therapeutic peptides
Therapeutic peptides having guanylyl cyclase c agonist activity are disclosed. The therapeutic peptides are analogues of the e.
01/23/14
20140024605
Agonists of guanylate cyclase useful for the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders, inflammation, cancer and other disorders
The invention provides novel guanylate cyclase-c agonist peptides and their use in the treatment of human diseases including gastrointestinal disorders, inflammation or cancer (e.g., a gastrointestinal cancer). The peptides can be administered either alone or in combination with an inhibitor of cgmp-dependent phosphodiesterase.
01/16/14
20140018820
Palpation apparatus and method using robot
A palpation apparatus and method using a robot may include a motion controller to control a motion of the robot based on an input of a user, and a force measuring unit to measure a magnitude of a reaction force of an object in contact with the robot based on the motion, through a sensor attached to the robot.. .
01/16/14
20140017344
Use of a standardised dry extract of leaves of buddleja globosa hope, bg-126, for the treatment and prevention of gastrointestinal disorders caused by treatment with nitrofurantoin and other antimicrobials
The invention relates to the use of a composition comprising extract of buddleja globosa hope and pharmacologically accepted excipients for the preparation of a phyto-pharmaceutical agent, a drug or a nutraceutical for the prevention of gastrointestinal disorders, particularly those associated with treatment with nitrofurantoin or gastric disorders produced by ulcers, gastric diseases or damage to the gastrointestinal tract. The aforementioned disorders can correspond to abdominal pain, dyspepsia, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, constipation, inflammation and cephalalgia resulting from treatment with nitrofurantoin and other antimicrobials.
12/26/13
20130345781
Electrical stimuluation of the colon to treat chronic constipation
The invention is directed to techniques for stimulating a colon of a patient to relieve chronic constipation. Specifically, a colon stimulation system applies one or more electrical stimuli to the colon of the patient in order to induce peristaltic activity in the colon to relieve chronic constipation.
12/19/13
20130338586
Injection device
A injection device may be disclosed. The device may include an outer casing, a needle, and a plurality of projections surrounding the needle.
12/19/13
20130338179
Diaminopyrimidine derivatives and processes for the preparation thereof
The present invention provides a diaminopyrimidine derivative or its pharmaceutically acceptable salt, a process for the preparation thereof, a pharmaceutical composition comprising the same, and a use thereof. The diaminopyrimidine derivative or its pharmaceutically acceptable salt functions as a 5-ht4 receptor agonist, and therefore can be usefully applied for preventing or treating dysfunction in gastrointestinal motility, one of the gastrointestinal diseases, such as gastroesophageal reflux disease (gerd), constipation, irritable bowel syndrome (ibs), dyspepsia, post-operative ileus, delayed gastric emptying, gastroparesis, intestinal pseudo-obstruction, drug-induced delayed transit, or diabetic gastric atony..
12/19/13
20130337885
Game machine and game program
The game machine and game program of the present invention display, at the start of a game, multiple static symbols by constantly changing to various types of symbols including the wild symbol. The game machine then executes a static display by displaying such changing symbols statically again in each display area and recognizes the arrangements of each static symbol.
12/12/13
20130331377
Diaminopyrimidine derivatives and processes for the preparation thereof
The present invention provides a diaminopyrimidine derivative or its pharmaceutically acceptable salt, a process for the preparation thereof, a pharmaceutical composition comprising the same, and a use thereof. The diaminopyrimidine derivative or its pharmaceutically acceptable salt functions as a 5-ht4 receptor agonist, and therefore can be usefully applied for preventing or treating dysfunction in gastrointestinal motility, one of the gastrointestinal diseases, such as gastroesophageal reflux disease (gerd), constipation, irritable bowel syndrome (ibs), dyspepsia, post-operative ileus, delayed gastric emptying, gastroparesis, intestinal pseudo-obstruction, drug-induced delayed transit, or diabetic gastric atony..
12/12/13
20130331188
Gaming machine with surround sound features
A gaming machine for conducting a wagering game includes selective application of surround sound. The selective application of surround sound allows certain key gaming events to be emphasized over other gaming events.
12/05/13
20130326217
Self-keyed protection of anticipatory content
Systems and methods are provided to facilitate anticipatory pushing of content to clients of a communications network in such a way that the content is unusable by the anticipatory clients until explicitly requested. Embodiments apply one or more self-keying techniques to a content dataset to generate an anticipatory dataset, such that the anticipatory dataset cannot be used to reconstruct the content dataset without a keying dataset that also can only be generated using the content dataset.
11/28/13
20130318609
Method and apparatus for quantifying threat situations to recognize network threat in advance
An apparatus for quantifying network threat situations includes a traffic analyzing unit to analyze packet patterns of traffics occurring on a target network being monitored to extract one or more suspicious domains. An ip monitoring unit gives security levels among a plurality of security levels to the suspicious domains according to the number of access ips accessing the suspicious domains.
11/28/13
20130317050
Methods for treatment and prevention of opioid induced constipation using oral compositions of methylnaltrexone
Presented herein are methods for treatment or prevention of opioid induced constipation by administration of oral compositions of methylnaltrexone. The methods are based, at least in part, on the identification of subjects that are particularly susceptible to such treatment and optimal dosages of such oral compositions to treat or prevent opioid induced constipation and, further, to minimize the occurrence of adverse events associated with such treatment..
11/21/13
20130310328
Agonists of guanylate cyclase useful for the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders, inflammation, cancer and other disorders
The invention provides novel guanylate cyclase-c agonist peptides and their use in the treatment of human diseases including gastrointestinal disorders, inflammation or cancer (e.g., a gastrointestinal cancer). The peptides can be administered either alone or in combination with an inhibitor of cgmp-dependent phosphodiesterase.
11/14/13
20130305248
Task performance
A method including: identifying, for a current user input state, a plurality of available next user input states; defining a set of putative next user input states comprising including one or more of the available next user input states; defining a set of advancing tasks, in anticipation of the current user input state becoming, next, any one of the one or more putative next user input states of the set of putative next user input states; redefining the set of putative next user input states, including one or more of the available next user input states, in response to a user movement signal that depends upon user movement; and redefining the set of advancing tasks, in anticipation of the current user input state becoming, next, any one of the one or more putative next user input states of the set of putative next user input states. .
11/07/13
20130297717
Content management
A system and method for management and processing of resource requests is provided. A content delivery network service provider determines a class associated with a set of client computing devices and monitors resources requests for the determined class.
11/07/13
20130296746
Elastic element exoskeleton and method of using same
Running in a mammal, such as a human, is augmented by adaptively modulating anticipation of maximum leg extension of a mammal when running, and actuating an exoskeletal clutch linked in series to at least one elastic element, wherein the clutch and elastic element form an exoskeleton and are attached in parallel to at least one muscle-tendon unit of a leg of the mammal and span at least one joint of the mammal fitted with the exoskeleton. The exoskeletal clutch is actuated in advance of a predicted maximum extension of the exoskeletal clutch to thereby cause the exoskeletal clutch to lock essentially simultaneously with ground strike by the leg of the mammal.
11/07/13
20130296588
Anthraquinone compounds and their uses
The present invention relates to a compound comprising a substituted or unsubstituted anthraquinone, or a salt or isomer thereof, for use in treating a disorder caused by or associated with dysfunctional ion channel activity. The invention finds utility in the treatment of disorders associated with smooth muscle tone and contraction, such as partial hypertension; myocardial infarction; faecal incontinence; constipation; gastro oesophageal reflux; impaired gastrointenstinal passage; urinary incontinence; erectile dysfunction; and asthma..
11/07/13
20130296314
Gastric and colonic formulations and methods for making and using them
In alternative embodiments, the invention provides compositions, e.g., formulations, used for gastric, gastrointestinal and/or colonic treatments or lavage, e.g., orthostatic lavage, e.g., for inducing the purgation (e.g., cleansing) of a gastrointestinal (gi) tract, including a colon; and methods for making and using them. In alternative embodiments, compositions and methods of the invention are used for the amelioration, treatment and/or prevention of constipation, for the treatment of abdominal pain, particularly non-specific abdominal pain, and diarrhea, including diarrhea caused by a drug side effect, a psychological condition, a disease or a condition such as crohn's disease, a poison, a toxin or an infection, e.g., a toxin-mediated traveler's diarrhea.
11/07/13
20130295885
System and method for pre-call messaging for a wireless device
A system and method for playing pre-call messages. User input is received to record a pre-call message for one or more intended recipients in anticipation of an incoming call from the one or more intended recipient.
10/24/13
20130283129
Solid-state mass storage device and method for failure anticipation
A solid-state mass storage device and method of operating the storage device to anticipate the failure of at least one memory device thereof before a write endurance limitation is reached. The method includes assigning at least a first memory block of the memory device as a wear indicator that is excluded from use as data storage, using pages of at least a set of memory blocks of the memory device for data storage, writing data to and erasing data from each memory block of the set in program/erase (p/e) cycles, performing wear leveling on the set of memory blocks, subjecting the wear indicator to more p/e cycles than the set of memory blocks, performing integrity checks of the wear indicator and monitoring its bit error rate, and taking corrective action if the bit error rate increases..
10/24/13
20130282779
Decimal floating-point adder with leading zero anticipation
A decimal floating-point (dfp) adder includes a decimal leading-zero anticipator (lza). The dfp adder receives dfp operands.
10/17/13
20130274204
Agonists of guanylate cyclase useful for the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders, inflammation, cancer and other disorders
The invention provides novel guanylate cyclase-c agonist peptides and their use in the treatment of human diseases including gastrointestinal disorders, inflammation or cancer (e.g., a gastrointestinal cancer). The peptides can be administered either alone or in combination with an inhibitor of cgmp-dependent phosphodiesterase.
10/03/13
20130262960
Solid-state mass storage device and method for failure anticipation
A solid-state mass storage device and method of operating the storage device to anticipate the failure of at least one memory device thereof before a write endurance limitation is reached. The method includes assigning at least a first memory block of the memory device as a wear indicator that is excluded from use as data storage, using pages of at least a set of memory blocks of the memory device for data storage, writing data to and erasing data from each memory block of the set in program/erase (p/e) cycles, performing wear leveling on the set of memory blocks, subjecting the wear indicator to more p/e cycles than the set of memory blocks, performing integrity checks of the wear indicator and monitoring its bit error rate, and taking corrective action if the bit error rate increases..


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