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Mir M Ali, Jeff Hrkach, Stephen E Zale, Luis Alvarez de Cienfuegos: Methods for the preparation of targeting agent functionalized diblock copolymers for use in fabrication of therapeutic targeted nanoparticles. Bind Biosciences, Saliwanchik Lloyd & Eisenschenk, May 27, 2014: US08734846 (46 worldwide citation)

This application provides nanoparticles and methods of making nanoparticles using pre-functionalized poly(ethylene glycol)(also referred to as PEG) as a macroinitiator for the synthesis of diblock copolymers. Ring opening polymerization yields the desired poly(ester)-poly (ethylene glycol)-targeting ...


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Abdelsalam Helal, Jeffrey Craig King, Raja Bose, Steven Lee Pickles, James A Russo, Steve Vander Ploeg, Hicham Mahmoud El Zabadani, Ahmad Hassan El Kouche: Modular platform enabling heterogeneous devices, sensors and actuators to integrate automatically into heterogeneous networks. University of Florida Research Foundation, Saliwanchik Lloyd & Eisenschenk, February 22, 2011: US07895257 (38 worldwide citation)

A system includes a hardware platform, at least one driver, a plurality of devices connected to the hardware platform, a middleware interface, and a plurality of software services. Each of the plurality of devices is selected from the group consisting of sensors and actuators. The plurality of softw ...


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Sun Kyung Bang: Image sensor and manufacturing method thereof. Dongbu Hitek, Saliwanchik Lloyd & Eisenschenk, September 20, 2011: US08022493 (36 worldwide citation)

Provided are embodiments of an image sensor. The image sensor can comprise a first substrate including a transistor circuit, a lower interconnection layer, an upper interconnection layer, and a second substrate including a vertical stacked photodiode. The lower interconnection layer is disposed on t ...


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Won Jin Son: Light emitting apparatus. LG Innotek, Saliwanchik Lloyd & Eisenschenk, September 25, 2012: US08272764 (32 worldwide citation)

A fluorescent lamp type light emitting apparatus is provided. The light emitting apparatus comprises a cover, a light emitting module, radiation pads, and cap parts. The cover comprises a first cover and a transmissive second cover coupled to the first cover. The light emitting module comprises a pl ...


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Robert J Wojciechowski, Darrell P Page, Karl P Bongers, Scott T Waniger, Beverly Norris, Mark D Hirschel, Thiem Chan Duong Wong, Martin P Crep, Michael J Gramer, Grant Adams: Method and system for the production of cells and cell products and applications thereof. Biovest International, Saliwanchik Lloyd & Eisenschenk, February 26, 2013: US08383397 (23 worldwide citation)

A cell culture system for the production of cells and cell derived products includes a reusable instrumentation base device incorporating hardware to support cell culture growth. A disposable cultureware module including a cell growth chamber is removably attachable to the instrumentation base devic ...


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Anthony Kalil: Vessel trim-tabs with pivotal connection. Anthony Kalil, Saliwanchik Lloyd & Eisenschenk, August 28, 2012: US08251006 (20 worldwide citation)

A trim tab apparatus capable of causing the stern of a vessel to be raised or lowered relative to the surface of the water in which it rests. A trim tab plane can be pivotally attached to one or more arms that can be attached to a vessel by one or more brackets. When the trim tab plane is rotated in ...


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David Patrick Arnold: Method and structure for magnetically-directed, self-assembly of three-dimensional structures. University of Florida Research Foundation, Saliwanchik Lloyd & Eisenschenk, March 20, 2012: US08138868 (19 worldwide citation)

A magnetically directed, self-assembled structure has a first body. The first body includes a single magnet or plurality of magnets disposed thereon to form a spatially variable magnetic field in a first predetermined pattern. A second body has a single magnet or plurality of magnets disposed thereo ...


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Dilek Dagdelen Uysal, Ahmet Erdem Altunbas, Jeffrey Lane Wells: Wearable RFID system. Franwell, Saliwanchik Lloyd & Eisenschenk, March 18, 2014: US08674810 (19 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods are provided for automatically interrogating a tagged object using radio frequency identification (RFID) when the object is moved. In one embodiment, a worker is outfitted with a wearable RFID system including an RF antenna, an RFID reader, and a holder to hold the antenna and ...


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Parvesh Sharma, Brij M Moudgil, Glenn A Walter, Stephen R Grobmyer, Swadeshmukul Santra, Huabei Jiang, Scott Chang Brown, Edward W Scott, Qizhi Zhang, Niclas Bengtsson: Multimodal nanoparticles for non-invasive bio-imaging. University of Florida Research Foundation, Saliwanchik Lloyd & Eisenschenk, January 29, 2013: US08361437 (17 worldwide citation)

Multimodal nanoparticles are nanoparticles containing contrast agents for PAT and one or more of luminescence imaging, x-ray imaging, and/or MRI. The multimodal nanoparticles can have a dielectric core comprising an oxide with a metal coating on the core. The particles can be metal speckled. The mul ...


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Daniel M Storey, Deidre Sewell, Terrence S McGrath, John H Petersen: Antimicrobial coating methods. Metascape, Saliwanchik Lloyd & Eisenschenk, November 29, 2011: US08066854 (16 worldwide citation)

The invention is directed to efficient methods for depositing highly adherent anti-microbial materials onto a wide range of surfaces. A controlled cathodic arc process is described, which results in enhanced adhesion of silver oxide to polymers and other surfaces, such as surfaces of medical devices ...