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  • Mineral-based nanoparticles for arthritis treatment 

    Gaharwar, Akhilesh K.; Carrow, James K. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1/26/2021)
    Aspects of the invention are directed to mineral-based nanoparticles comprising silicate nanoparticles that induce human mesenchymal stem cells (hMSCs) into a cartilage-lineage through the upregulation of cartilage-specific ...
  • Microfluidic platform device and method for identifying neutralizing and/or enhancing antibodies through direct functional assays 

    Han, Arum; de Figueiredo, Paul J. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2/9/2021)
    The microfluidic platform device of the claimed invention makes use of a high throughput lab-on-a-chip format to determine the functional profile of antibodies elicited by infection or vaccination against infection for any ...
  • Expandable implant and implant system 

    Wilson, Thomas S.; Small, Ward IV; Benett, William J.; Ortega, Jason M.; Maitland, Duncan J.; Hartman, Jonathan (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1/26/2021)
    An embodiment of the invention includes an expandable implant to endovascularly embolize an anatomical void or malformation, such as an aneurysm. An embodiment is comprised of a chain or linked sequence of expandable polymer ...
  • Methods and compositions for fabrication of superconducting wire 

    Pogue, Nathaniel; Kellams, Joshua N.; McIntyre, Peter (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 3/2/2021)
    The present disclosure relates generally to wires and more particularly to textured powder wires containing nanoscale metallic silver powder. The invention presents an improvement of the process of making compressed cores ...
  • Zoysiagrass named `DALZ 1308` 

    Chandra, Ambika; Genovesi, Anthony D. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 2/9/2021)
    `DALZ 1308` is a new and distinct Zoysia minima x Zoysia matrella F.sub.1 hybrid variety with novel characteristics that included a dwarf canopy height, high shoot density, fine leaf texture, medium green genetic color in ...
  • Amorphous silicon oxide, amorphous silicon oxynitride, and amorphous silicon nitride thin films and uses thereof 

    Varanasi, Venu; Aswath, Pranesh; Maginot, Megen; Lavrick, Nickolay V. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1/26/2021)
    Amorphous SiOx (SiO2), SiONx, silicon nitride (Si3N4), surface treatments are provided, on both metal (titanium) and non-metal surfaces. Amorphous silicon-film surface treatments are shown to enhance osteoblast and osteoblast ...
  • Method and device for quantitative control of force in mechanochemical reactions 

    Felts, Jonathan R.; Batteas, James D.; Raghuraman, Shivaranjan; Reyes, Thomas (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1/19/2021)
    A mechanochemical reactor includes an outer shell. A first plate is slidably disposed within the tubular outer shell at a first end of the tubular outer shell and a second plate is slidably disposed within the tubular outer ...
  • Compositions and methods of enhancing immune responses to enteric pathogens 

    Bielke, Lisa; Layton, Sherryll; Hargis, Billy; Pumford, Neil R.; Faulkner, Olivia B.; Berghman, Luc; Abi-Ghanem, Daad (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 5/25/2021)
    Vaccine vectors capable of eliciting an immune response to enteric bacteria and methods of using the same are provided. The vaccine vectors include a polynucleotide encoding a PAL polypeptide. The PAL polypeptide may be ...
  • Adjustable height desk having a deployable floor mat 

    Benden, Mark E. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 5/18/2021)
    A desk includes a tabletop and at least one base member supporting the tabletop. A footrest is disposed on the at least one base member beneath the tabletop. The footrest is movable between a stowed position toward a back ...
  • Mixed aluminum (III) and iron (II) salt solution for enhancing the hybrid zero-valent iron media system reactivity for treating metal contaminated wastewater 

    Huang, Yongheng (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 5/4/2021)
    Methods for reducing the concentration of one or more contaminants in water using zero-valent iron media. In the method, a mixed aluminum (III) and iron (II) salt solution is added to water containing one or more contaminants ...
  • Chiral solvating agents 

    Gladysz, John A.; Lewis, Kyle G.; Luu, Quang H. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 5/18/2021)
    In an embodiment, a composition including a chiral solvating agent to resolve nuclear magnetic resonance signals of an enantiomer of at least one analyte, where the chiral solvating agent facilitates in the at least one ...
  • Eye coupling mechanism for noninvasive glucose measurements with polarized light 

    Cote, Gerard; Hanks, John; Pirnstill, Casey (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 4/27/2021)
    Embodiments concern coupling polarized light at two or more wavelengths across the aqueous humor of the eye (e.g., as part of a noninvasive glucose monitoring system). An approach discloses non-contact and minimal contact ...
  • Method and apparatus for medium-voltage electronic power conversion 

    Toliyat, Hamid A.; Torshizi, Seyed Morteza Moosavi (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 5/4/2021)
    A power converter includes a multiple-winding transformer. The multiple-winding transformer provides an electromagnetic link between an input side and an output side of the power converter. An inductor is arranged on at ...
  • Polymer composite having dispersed transition metal oxide particles 

    Reid, David L.; Seal, Sudipta; Petersen, Eric; Draper, Robert (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 4/20/2021)
    A method of forming polymer composites includes mixing a transition metal oxide precursor including at least one transition metal, a polymer as a binder, a solvent for the polymer, and water to form a first solution including ...
  • Engineered fluorescent nanodiamond 

    Hemmer, Philip; Zapata, Todd; Struzhkin, Viktor; Fei, Yingwei (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 3/30/2021)
    Nanodiamonds are grown under conditions where diamond-like organic seed molecules do not decompose. This permits engineered growth of fluorescent nanodiamonds wherein a custom designed seed molecule can be incorporated at ...
  • Beta lactamase as biomarker for the specific detection of tuberculosis-complex bacteria 

    Cirillo, Jeffrey D.; Norman, Michael T. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 3/30/2021)
    The present disclosure provides methods, reagents, systems, and devices that target .beta. lactamase as a biomarker for the sensitive and specific detection of tuberculosis-complex bacteria. Specifically, the present ...
  • Quench protected structured superconducting cable 

    McIntyre, Peter; Sattarov, Akhdiyor; Mann, Thomas; Gerity, James; Smit, Klaus; Chavez, Daniel; Pogue, Nathaniel; Tomsic, Michael (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 1/19/2021)
    Quench protected structured (QPS) superconducting cables, methods of fabricating the same, and methods of bending the same are disclosed. The methods of bending the QPS superconducting cables can be employed to produce ...
  • Vaccine for immunization against Q-fever 

    Samuel, James E.; Van Schaik, Erin J.; Gregory, Anthony E. (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 4/6/2021)
    A vaccine includes at least one bacterial antigen capable of producing an immune response in a host when the vaccine is administered at a dose that is sufficient for preventing or treating Q fever in the host. The vaccine ...
  • Large energy density batteries and methods of manufacture 

    Yu, Choongho; Yang, Gang (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 3/16/2021)
    Embodiments of the claimed invention are directed to a device, comprising: an anode that includes a lithiated silicon-based or lithiated carbon-based material or pure lithium metal or metal oxides and a sandwich-type ...
  • Use of vitelline protein B as a microencapsulating additive 

    Ficht, Allison R.; Carson, Kenneth; Sheffield, Cynthia; Waite, John Herbert (United States. Patent and Trademark OfficeTexas A&M University. Libraries, 3/23/2021)
    The present invention includes compositions and methods for the use of an encapsulation additive having between about 0.1 to about 30 percent isolated and purified vitelline protein B to provide for mixed and extended ...

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