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DATABASE STORAGE RECLAIMING PROGRAM. February 2, 2017: US20170031941-A1

The computer retrieves a list of the data elements contained in a database. The computer performs a static and dynamic analysis on the list to determine which data elements have been active in a static or dynamic Structured Query Language (SQL) statement, then removes active data elements from the l ...


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DATABASE STORAGE RECLAIMING PROGRAM. February 2, 2017: US20170031942-A1

The computer retrieves a list of the data elements contained in a database. The computer performs a static and dynamic analysis on the list to determine which data elements have been active in a static or dynamic Structured Query Language (SQL) statement, then removes active data elements from the l ...


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GENERATION OF HPV-SPECIFIC T-CELLS. February 2, 2017: US20170028052-A1

Embodiments of the disclosure concern methods and compositions for immunotherapy for human papillomavirus infection and diseases associated therewith. In specific embodiments, methods concern production of immune cells that target one or more antigens of HPV16 and/or HPV18, including methods with st ...


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SELECTIVE BRIGHTNESS CONTROL IN PHOTOGRAPHY. February 2, 2017: US20170032499-A1

A computer determines one or more brightness levels associated with a first set of pixels within a light source in an image. The computer determines a brightness effect on a second set of pixels in the image based on the one or more brightness levels associated with the first set of pixels within th ...


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CAPTCHA CHALLENGE INCORPORATING OBFUSCATED CHARACTERS. February 2, 2017: US20170034151-A1

A method for determining if a user of a computer system is a human. A processor receives an indication that a computer security program is needed and acquires at least one image depicting a first string of characters including at least a first and second set of one or more characters. A processor as ...


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TRACKING CONVERSATION THREADS AMONG ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS. February 2, 2017: US20170034096-A1

A method for identifying a conversation thread among electronic communications. The method includes a computer processor identifying that a user is accessing a first electronic communication from a plurality of electronic communications. The method further includes a computer processor analyzing met ...


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DETECTION OF COMMUNICATION TOPIC CHANGE. February 2, 2017: US20170032260-A1

A computer processor determines a first span of a communication, wherein a span includes content associated with one or more dialog statements. If the content of the first span contains one or more topic change indicators which are identified by at least one detector of a learning model, the compute ...


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DETECTION OF COMMUNICATION TOPIC CHANGE. February 2, 2017: US20170032261-A1

A computer processor determines a first span of a communication, wherein a span includes content associated with one or more dialog statements. If the content of the first span contains one or more topic change indicators which are identified by at least one detector of a learning model, the compute ...


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NEUROGENIC BRAIN-DERIVED NEUROTROPHIC FACTOR PEPTIDES. February 2, 2017: US20170028022-A1

Five tetra peptides corresponding to different active regions of brain derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) that are neurotrophic and can modulate BDNF signaling in a partial agonist/antagonist way. The peptides offer a therapeutic approach to neural pathologies where BDNF levels are dysregulated.


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AGONISTS OF GUANYLATE CYCLASE USEFUL FOR THE TREATMENT OF GASTROINTESTINAL DISORDERS, INFLAMMATION, CANCER AND OTHER DISORDERS. February 2, 2017: US20170029468-A1

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 ...