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    • Method of producing low-gossypol cottonseed protein material 

      Rhee, Khee C.; Lusas E. W. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1985-10-08)
      There is disclosed a method of producing a substantially gossypol-free protein food product by boiling a press-cake or solvent extracted gossypol-containing cottonseed metal in the presence of a hydrochloric acid solution. ...
    • Method and ophthalmic composition for treating ocular hypertension and glaucoma with butyrophenones 

      Chiou, George C. Y. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1986-01-21)
      Aqueous humor formation and intraocular pressure in mammals having ocular hypertension or glaucoma may be reduced by topically administering to a hypertensive eye an ophthalmologically acceptable amount of a dopamine ...
    • Process for producing a cloned luciferase-synthesizing microorganism 

      Baldwin, Thomas O. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1986-04-08)
      A process for producing a cloned luciferase-synthesizing microorganism, capable of the expression of bioluminescence, is disclosed. The process involves isolation and digestion of the genomic DNA of an appropriate ...
    • Immunoassays with luciferase labeled ligands or receptors 

      Baldwin, Thomas O.; Holzman, Thomas F.; Satoh, Paul S.; Yein, Frederick S. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1986-09-30)
      Immunoassays which utilize an enzyme linked ligand or receptor wherein the enzyme is bacterial luciferase; mercantile kit useful in performing said immunoassay; and compounds utilized in performing said assay.
    • Process for recovery of protein from agricultural commodities prior to alcohol production 

      Lawhon, James T. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1986-11-25)
      A process is provided for recovering food grade protein from agricultural commodities such as corn, for example, prior to alcohol production. The process involves extracting the protein with an alkali or alkali/alcohol ...
    • Method of producing sterile and concentrated juices with improved flavor and reduced acid 

      Lawhon, James T.; Lusas, Edmund W. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1987-02-17)
      Ultrafiltration is employed to preferentially pass an ultrafiltration (UF) permeate containing flavor and aroma components while retaining spoilage microorganisms in a UF retentate. The UF retentate is then treated to ...
    • Process for removing flatulence-causing sugars from bean products 

      Lawhon, James T.; Lusas, Edmund W. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1987-02-24)
      Flatulence-causing sugars can be removed from beans that contain such sugars through ultrafiltration. An ultrafiltration membrane system with a molecular weight cut-off between 30,000 and 100,000 daltons will permit the ...
    • Process for removing undesirable constituents from wheat gluten products 

      Lawhon, James T. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1987-02-24)
      Wheat gluten products may be processed to remove their components which cause undesirable flavors and color. The processing can include extraction with an aqueous solution of alcohol, alkali, or mixtures thereof, and can ...
    • Apparatus for forming compacts from solid particles 

      Relis, Matityahu; Ledbetter, William B. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1987-05-19)
      There is disclosed a method and apparatus for forming compacts from finely divided solid particles or a mixture of fine and coarse particles in a dry, semi-dry or plastic state by the application of ultra-high pressures ...
    • Fiber optic probe for quantification of colorimetric reactions 

      Costello, David (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1987-07-28)
      A fiber optical probe for colorimetric measurement of chemical properties suitable for the insertion into living tissue. A chemical to be colorimetrically measured is introduced into a sample chamber on the side of the ...
    • Methods and compositions for the detection of acquired immune deficiency syndrome 

      Lindner, Luther E.; Wechter, Stephen R. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1987-09-08)
      An immunoreagent useful to diagnose Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) is provided. The immunoreagent comprises tracer tagged antibodies which are selectively reactive with lymphoid cells of AIDS infected tissue. ...
    • One-unit photo-activated electrolyzer 

      Murphy, Oliver J.; Bockris, John O. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1988-02-02)
      A photo-activated semiconductor device is adapted to be exposed to light energy. Two physically separated electrocatalysts are placed in electrical contact with the photo-activated semiconductor device. An electrolytic ...
    • Method of making n-silicon electrodes 

      Bockris, John O.; Szklarczyk, Marek; Contractor, Aliasgar Q. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1988-03-29)
      The photoelectrolysis of water by solar radiation to produce hydrogen and oxygen is achieved using semiconductor electrodes. The cell comprises a p-silicon wafer treated with catalyst as photocathode and metal doped n-silicon ...
    • Sensor having piezoelectric crystal for microgravimetric immunoassays 

      Bastiaans, Glenn J. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1988-04-05)
      A sensor and method for performing immunoassays using surface acoustic waves on a piezoelectric crystal is provided. A specific antigen or antibody is bonded to the surface of the piezoelectric crystal and its resonant ...
    • Method for producing a recombinant baculovirus expression vector 

      Smith, Gale E.; Summers, Max D. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1988-05-17)
      A method for producing a recombinant baculovirus expression vector, capable of expression of a selected gene in a host insect cell, is disclosed. The preferred method involves cleaving baculovirus DNA to produce a DNA ...
    • Apparatus for applying pesticides to livestock 

      Cocke Jr., Jesse; Gladney, William J.; Viets, Alan K. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1988-06-07)
      A device is described for applying pesticide to livestock which includes a vertical cylindrical reservoir and a wick positioning assembly. Wicks extend from the reservoir up through the wick positioning assembly and dangle ...
    • Process for protecting electrochemical sensors from biofouling in an aquatic environment 

      Scott, Jonathan R.; Godshall, Fredric A. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1988-08-16)
      A process is described for protecting electrochemical sensors and the like from biofouling--the microbial colonization of sensor surfaces--in an aquatic environment. The process comprises creating an antibiofoulant gas ...
    • Sulfur-coated asphalt pellets 

      Saylak, Donald; Saylak, Donald (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1988-09-06)
      A new composition is disclosed which comprises pellets of asphalt coated with a solid layer of sulfur. The sulfur shell provides a meltable container for the asphalt core while protecting it from contact with the atmosphere. ...
    • Treatment of ocular hypertension and glaucoma with dopamine antagonists 

      Chiou, George C. Y. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1988-09-20)
      Aqueous humor formation and intraocular pressure in mammals having ocular hypertension or glaucoma may be reduced by topically administering to a hypertensive eye an ophthalmologically acceptable amount of certain dopamine ...
    • One-unit photo-activated electrolyzer 

      Murphy, Oliver J.; Bockris, John O. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1988-12-13)
      A photo-activated semiconductor device is adapted to be exposed to light energy. Two physically separated electrocatalysts are placed in electrical contact with the photo-activated semiconductor device. An electrolytic ...