|| List of recent Template-related patents
| Defensin-encoding nucleic acid molecules derived from nicotiana alata, uses therefor and transgenic plants comprising same|
The present invention provides nucleic acid molecules derived from nicotiana alata, which encode defensin-like molecules. The present invention contemplates the use of such nucleic acid molecules in the generation of transgenic plants having resistance or at least reduced sensitivity to plant pests including insects, microorganisms, fungi and/or viruses and the of the encoded defensin-like molecules in compositions for topical application to a plant or a plant part so as to reduce prevent or reduce infestation of the plant or plant part by plant pests.
| Nuclease fusion protein and uses thereof|
The present invention is concerned with nuclease fusion proteins and various uses thereof. Specifically, it relates to a polynucleotide encoding a polypeptide comprising (i) a first module comprising at least a first dna binding domain derived from a homing endonuclease, (ii) a linker, and (iii) a second module comprising at least a second dna binding domain and a cleavage domain derived from a restriction endonuclease, wherein said polypeptide functionally interacts only with dna comprising a dna recognition site for the first dna binding domain and a dna recognition site for the second dna binding domain, and wherein said cleavage domain cleaves dna within a specific dna cleavage site upon binding of the polypeptide.
| Favorites mosaic|
A set-top box generates a multimedia signal that includes streaming video for a plurality of currently available multimedia channels. A user configures a plurality of favorite channels.
| Multiple resolution audio and video systems, methods of production, delivery and uses thereof|
A multiple-resolution audio and video system is disclosed that includes: at least one shared network infrastructure; at least one audio file, video file or a combination thereof, wherein each of the at least one audio file, video file or combination thereof has at least one resolution format and wherein one of the at least one resolution format is a studio quality resolution; at least one executable user interface application; and at least one device that accesses the at least one executable user interface application. Methods of using a multiple-resolution audio and video system include: providing at least one shared network infrastructure; providing at least one audio file, video file or a combination thereof, wherein each of the at least one audio file, video file or combination thereof has at least one resolution format and wherein one of the at least one resolution format is a studio quality resolution; providing at least one executable user interface application; and utilizing at least one device to access the at least one executable user interface application.
| Method for providing a user interface, computer system and computer program product|
A method provides a user interface for a computer system including providing a formal definition of a structured system configuration including at least one configuration unit having a plurality of configuration parameters; creating at least one configuration module assigned to the configuration unit; linking the configuration module to a configuration entity to retrieve configuration values assigned to the configuration parameters; retrieving configuration values from the configuration entity, and generating a user interface specific to the at least one configuration unit on the basis of at least one generic template for presenting the plurality of configuration parameters associated with the configuration unit and the associated configuration values retrieved for at least one predetermined client.. .
| Synchronization of contextual templates in a customized web conference presentation|
In a method for customization of contextual information during a web conference presentation, a computer system executes a presentation program during a conference presentation. The computer system receives a request to access presentation templates based on parameters of a presenter, wherein the presentation templates including parameters identifying one or more of template texture, template font, template name of the presenter or template photo of the presenter of the conference presentation.
| Method and system for managing cloud computing environment|
A management server manages resources in a cloud system having one or more servers and one or more storage subsystems. The management server is operable to: assign a category of resources to a first application of a first type, the category of resources being associated with a first template of virtualized resources, the first template being associated with threshold values and having a first cost for using the first template; monitor performance of the first template to obtain performance values for the first template; compare a first performance value of the first template with a first threshold value associated with the first template; and generate a first resource migration plan for the first application of the first type based upon a result of the comparing step.
| Service bus workflow templates|
In some examples, a service bus may include one or more computing devices configured to translate requests from one or more client applications to one or more proxy services. According to at least one example, a system may create a resource object based at least in part on a template.
| Method and apparatus for initiating a transaction on a mobile device|
A method and apparatus that improves the operation of treasury management functionality for a cash positioning and reporting system is provided. Several portions of the payment process may be improved.
| Product design system|
A product design system is disclosed, the system comprising a user input device, a display device, and a product database containing product template files, each product template file containing a representation of a product and a dimension of the product. The system includes a product selection module for selecting a product template file from the product database based on user input from the user input device.
| Web-based technique for dynamic competitive pricing|
Embodiments relate to a method, system and program product relating to dynamic competitive pricing. An aspect includes a method for providing digital auctions that uses a network manager to establish processing communication to at least one vendor participants.
| Recording, tracking and evaluating system|
A system for continuously carry out a determination in real time of whether said signals received from the plurality of separate secondary inputs satisfy criteria derived from said project schedule with relation to the value of said clock means, update said output means status data, so as to output a communication a result of said determination and as per the communication template, and update said project schedule data as a function of a result of said determination.. .
| System of generating a letter of medical necessity from a specification sheet|
A system is provided for generating a letter of medical necessity based upon a specification sheet. The system receives a specification sheet creation request from a vendor that includes information regarding a client, a clinician, a vendor, a physician, a primary equipment item, equipment accessories, a client assessment, client photos, customized comment fields, and client measurements.
| Tissue scaffold|
A process of forming a tissue scaffold is described, the process comprising electrospinning polymer fibers from a spinneret onto a tissue scaffold template. In embodiments, the fibers are plasma-treated between the spinneret and the template.
| Adjustable allograft templates and methods of use|
Adjustable allograft templates and methods of use are disclosed where a template for resecting a tissue region may generally comprise a template frame having a surface for contacting the tissue region and which defines an open area of tissue to be resected. A frame assembly along the template frame may be translatable relative to the template to adjust a size of the open area of tissue to be resected.
| Allograft templates and methods of use|
Allograft templates and methods of use are disclosed where a template for resecting a tissue region may generally comprise a template frame having a surface for contacting the tissue region and which defines an open area of tissue to be resected. One or more inner guidance slots may be defined along the frame such that the inner guidance slots are spaced relative to one another to define the tissue within the open area to be resected from a patient.
| Device and method for fusion beat detection|
A heart monitoring and/or therapy device for detecting and quantifying fusion beats, wherein the device includes an iegm signal sensing channel that puts out a recorded iegm signal and an evaluation unit operatively connected to said iegm signal sensing channel that detects fusion beats. The evaluation unit comprises or is connected to a template memory including at least a first template electrogram signal and a second template electrogram signal.
| Nanoparticle chains and preparation thereof|
Fabrication and arrangement of nanoparticles into one-dimensional linear chains is achieved by successive chemical reactions, each reaction adding one or more nanoparticles by building onto exposed, unprotected linker functionalities. Optionally, protecting groups may be used to control and organize growth.
| Methods and compositions for detecting cancers associated with methylation of hmlh1 promoter dna|
Methods are provided for detection of cancers associated with methylation of hmlh1 promoter dna in a subject. The method comprise assaying for the presence of methylated hmlh1 promoter dna in a bodily fluid from a subject.
| Cross linked hyaluronic acid-silk and uses thereof|
The present specification provides for methods for purifying fibroins, purified fibroins, methods of conjugating biological and synthetic molecules to fibroins, fibroins conjugated to such molecules, methods of making fibroin hydrogels, fibroin hydrogels and fibroin hydrogel formulations useful for a variety of medical uses, including, without limitation uses as bulking agents, tissue space fillers, templates for tissue reconstruction or regeneration, cell culture scaffolds for tissue engineering and for disease models, surface coating to improve medical device function, or drug delivery devices.. .
| Lipase inhibitors|
Is useful in the treatment and prevention of a disorder such as cachexia, stroke, atherosclerosis, coronary artery disease, and diabetes and pharmaceutical compositions of the same. Also, a method of screening for lipase inhibitors using a compound of formula (i) and determining its lipase inhibitory activity.
| Step-wise nucleic acid sequencing with catalytic and non-catalytic metals|
The application relates to methods, and systems for nucleotide sequencing comprising producing polymerase reactions that comprise both catalytic and non-catalytic divalent metal ions. Polymerase/template/primer complexes are immobilized on a substrate.
| Ball placement in a photo-patterned template for fine pitch interconnect|
A photo-patternable polymer film is deposited on a substrate, wherein the substrate includes metal pads. Ultraviolet light is transmitted through a photomask on the deposited photopatternable polymer film to generate cavities in depositing a film on a substrate, wherein the substrate includes metal pads the deposited polymer film and expose the metal pads.
| Surface nanoreplication using polymer nanomasks|
Methods for replicating a nanopillared surface include applying a nanopillar-forming material to a surface of a replica substrate to form a precursor layer on the replica-substrate surface. A template surface of a nanomask may be contacted to the precursor layer.
| Method for creation and distribution of a tea flavored alcoholic beverage|
The invention is a refreshing drink that is tea flavored and also has alcohol in it. It comprises a tea extract, lemon juice, citric acid, and sec champagne combination that are within well defined concentration thresholds for the creation of the beverage.
| Template, manufacturing method of the template, and position measuring method in the template|
According to one embodiment, provided is a template in which a transfer region on which a first pattern to be transferred to a processing target is arranged and a non-transfer region surrounding the transfer region are formed on a principal surface of a template substrate. The template includes a second pattern used to measure deviation of a pattern formed on the template substrate from a design position in at least the transfer region.
| Compounds and methods of prophylaxis and treatment regarding nicotinic receptor antagonists|
It is an object of the present invention that the novel nicotinic receptor antagonists disclosed herein may be used in a broad array of clinical or medicinal facets. For example, it is a contemplated use of the present invention that the novel nicotinic receptor antagonists be used to inhibit the growth cycle of non-small cell lung cancer cells.
| System and method for photo frame with dynamic automatic template building system and location sensitive photo commerce|
A method is provided for photo frames with dynamic automatic template building system and location sensitive photo commerce. The method comprises: determining, by a geographic location sensing device, a first geographic location of the mobile device; obtaining, by a communication device, information from an external source regarding templates for photo frames associated with second geographic locations of known proximity to the first geographic location; downloading, by the communication device, a template for one of the photo frames for which information was received, the photo frame including a graphic content; combining, by the processor, the graphic content from the photo frame with additional graphic content from one of a digital photo stored previously stored in a memory or a digital photo taken by a digital camera; creating a new digital photo from the combined graphic content; and storing the new digital photo in the memory..
| Systems and methods for fast kilovolt switching in an x-ray system|
Various of the disclosed embodiments contemplate systems and methods in an x-ray imaging system, such as a ct system, facilitating more crisp switching between high and low voltages at an x-ray tube. Certain embodiments circuits which store and discharge energy to improve voltage rise and fall times.
| Method and system for formatting messages into stylized messages for print out|
Methods for formatting messages into stylized templates for delivery to a printer. The templates include a variety of different formats to accommodate the various elements of the message.
| Systems and methods for animating the faces of 3d characters using images of human faces|
Techniques for animating a 3d facial model using images of a human face are described. An embodiment of the method of the invention involves matching an image of a human face to a point in a space of human faces and facial expressions based upon a description of a space of human faces and facial expressions obtained using a training data set containing multiple images of human faces registered to a template and multiple images of human facial expressions registered to the same template.
| Sustained silver release composition for water purification|
Described herein are methods and compositions for preparing an adsorbent composition for sustained silver ion release is provided. The method comprises impregnating silver nanoparticles on an organic-templated-nanometal oxyhydroxide.
| System and method of anodized aluminum oxide nano-porous membrane preparation|
A system and method for preparation of nano-porous membrane using anodized aluminium oxide and the membrane/film/thin lamina produced thereof. The system comprises a template forming device that comprises of two rolls provided with one or plurality of projections wherein the al sheet is passed through the said rolls that are rotatable in opposite direction with respect to each other wherein in operation as the al sheet is passed through the said rolls, the said projections of the rolls punch depressions to the predetermined depth in the said sheet wherein the depth of the depression is governed by the height of the projections.
|Master automation service|
A method and system is provided for managing virtual machine instances (vms) and other computing and network infrastructure within a data center. A user designates a computing device or resource (whether physical or virtual) as a master automation object (e.g., a virtual machine instance may be designated as a virtual template for command replication).
|Techniques for performing virtual machine software upgrades using virtual disk swapping|
In one embodiment, a computer system creates a first template vm that includes a first os vmdk and a first software binary vmdk, and clones the first template vm to create a linked clone vm. The linked clone vm executes a guest os by accessing the first os vmdk and a software application by accessing the first software binary vmdk.
|Sound decomposition techniques and user interfaces|
Sound decomposition techniques and user interfaces are described. In one or more implementations, one or more inputs are received via interaction with a representation of sound data in a user interface, the one or more inputs indicating a portion and corresponding intensity of the sound data.
|Sentimental card selection, creation and processing application|
Certain embodiments of the present application allow a user to preview a plurality of cards on a portable computing device, select a card from the plurality of cards, and modify the selected card. One example method of operation may include accessing a customizable data input templates stored in memory, selecting one of the customizable data input templates, inputting data to incorporate into the selected customizable data input template and transmitting the data to the remote server to be saved.
|Method and system for dynamic flowing data to an arbitrary path defined by a page description language|
Improvements to a method for flowing variable data, such as text data, image data, bar code data, and the like, into a path of a template defined by a pdl specification in a high-speed printing operation.. .
|Global contact lists and crowd-sourced caller identification|
Implementations of the present disclosure provide for constructing crowd-sourced global contact lists and for providing caller identification functions. Additional implementations of the present disclosure provide for providing spam identification.
|Complementary item recommendations using image feature data|
An apparatus and method to facilitate finding complementary recommendations are disclosed herein. One or more fashion trend or pleasing color combination rules are determined based on data obtained from one or more sources.
|Method and system for template proposals|
A method and system comprise communicating with a host computer system via a network connection. The host computer system is configured to present a list of healthcare customers agreeing to receive a proposal for healthcare products or services, accept and review the proposal, and schedule an appointment with a vendor sending the proposal.
|Methods, systems, and circuits for speaker dependent voice recognition with a single lexicon|
Embodiments reduce the complexity of speaker dependent speech recognition systems and methods by representing the code word (i.e., the word to be recognized) using a single gaussian mixture model (gmm) which is adapted from a universal background model (ubm). Only the parameters of the gmm need to be stored.
|Telecommunications methods and systems providing user specific audio optimization|
Systems and methods for applying user specific acoustic adjustment parameters are provided. The intelligibility of speech for a particular user is determined and a set of acoustic adjustment parameters is determined.
|System and method for an internet based sweepstakes|
An internet-facilitated contest—a sweepstakes—played by participants, randomly selected as eligible, on whose computers the application resides. The invention involves such a participant's attempts to electronically connect with another such randomly-selected eligible participant.
|Compositions and methods for cdna synthesis|
The present invention relates to methods and compositions for preparing cdnas, and more particularly, compositions having trehalose for synthesizing a cdna molecule or molecules from an mrna template or population of mrna templates under conditions sufficient to increase the detection sensitivity and cdna yield and to simplify and improve the reliability of reverse transcription. The reagent mixture comprises a ready to use reagent solution, wherein the solution comprises: (a) trehalose in a concentration between about 5% and about 35%; and (b) a viral reverse transcriptase selected from the group consisting of amv rt, rsv rt, mmlv rt, hiv rt, eiav rt, rav2 rt, aslv rt, rnaseh (−) rt, superscript ii rt, and thermoscript rt, in a buffer suitable for use in a reverse transcription reaction, wherein the buffer further comprises a co-factor metal ion and nucleoside triphosphates..
|Methods for amplifying hepatitis c virus nucleic acids|
A method of amplifying an hcv nucleic acid in an hcv infected sample comprises amplifying a segment of a dna template that is complementary to a genome of hcv rna from the sample by a two-stage pcr, wherein a first stage pcr employs a first outer primer and a second outer primer, and a second stage pcr employs a first inner primer and a second inner primer. The nucleotide sequence of the first outer primer comprises a nucleotide sequence as set forth in seq id no: 2; or seq id no:9, wherein optionally 1, 2 or 3 nucleotides are other nucleotides than those of seq id no: 9.
|Facile route to the synthesis of resorcinarene nanocapsules|
Described is a direct method for the fabrication of resorcinarene nanocapsules by photopolymerization of compounds of formula (i), such as resorcinarene tetraalkene tetrathiol (rtatt), in the absence of any template or preorganization. Further, by varying the polymerization media, a variety of other polymeric architectures like lattices, fibrous networks, and nanoparticles were obtained.
|Visually patterned and oriented compositions|
Structured personal care compositions comprising a particle having an aspect ratio of greater than 1.5 are contemplated, as well as methods for using such compositions. The compositions provide a visually distinguishable, oriented pattern that is aesthetically pleasant to provide consumer appeal and product identification..
|Variants of hepatitis b virus with resistance to anti-viral nucleoside agents and applications thereof|
The present invention relates generally to viral variants exhibiting reduced sensitivity to particular agents and/or reduced interactivity with immunological reagents. More particularly, the present invention is directed to hepatitis b virus (hbv) variants exhibiting complete or partial resistance to nucleoside or nucleotide analogs and/or reduced interactivity with antibodies to viral surface components including reduced sensitivity to these antibodies.
|Templated catalyst composition and associated method|
A composition includes a templated metal oxide, at least 3 weight percent of silver, and at least one catalytic metal. A method of making and a method of using are included..
|Templated catalyst composition and associated method|
A composition includes a templated metal oxide substrate having a plurality of pores and a catalyst material includes silver. The composition under h2 at 30 degrees celsius, the composition at a wavelength that is in a range of from about 350 nm to about 500 nm has a vis-uv absorbance intensity that is at least 20 percent less than a standard silver alumina catalyst (ag std).
|Microphonics suppression in high-speed communications systems|
One design aspect in electronic systems, such as communication systems, is noise suppression. More particularly, this relates to microphonics suppression in high-speed communication systems, such as microwave wireless radio systems.
|Durable earthenware engraving process|
A method of forming a detailed image on a surface of an earthenware item is disclosed. The method comprises: (a) processing a digital image to produce an output image; (b) etching a burnable material to create peaks, valleys and indents corresponding to the output image to form a mold; (c) casting a flexible template against the mold to obtain a mirror image of the output image in the flexible template; (d) casting a surface of the earthenware in an unsintered state against the flexible template to record the output image by peaks and valleys in the surface of the earthenware item; (e) bisque firing the earthenware item in the unsintered state to render the output image permanent; and (f) applying stain to the surface of the bisque fired earthenware item and removing excess stain from of the surface of the earthenware item..
|Concrete forming systems and methods|
Systems and methods for constructing concrete foundations are provided which allow for rapid and high-precision placement and alignment of anchor bolts across large distances. A frame system is constructed outside of an excavation and then suspended, using supports, over an excavation.
|Techniques for forming optoelectronic devices|
Embodiments relate to use of a particle accelerator beam to form thin films of material from a bulk substrate. In particular embodiments, a bulk substrate (e.g.