U.S.-Issued Patents, July-December 2021

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Posted January 7, 2022 by Alyssa Amen

The following list includes all U.S.-issued patents granted by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to University of Nebraska-Lincoln researchers from July 1, 2021, to Dec. 31, 2021, as reported by NUtech Ventures. For more information about protecting intellectual property, contact NUtech Ventures at 402-472-1783. 

Robotic Surgical Devices, Systems, and Related Methods
Shane M. Farritor, Jason James Dumpert, Yutaka Tsutano, Erik Mumm, Philip Chu, Nishant Kumar
Issued July 6, 2021

Methods, Systems, and Devices Relating to Surgical End Effectors
Shane M. Farritor, Thomas Frederick, Joe Bartels
Issued July 20, 2021

Oxygen Reactive Polymers for Treatment of Traumatic Brain Injury
Forrest Kievit, Patrick Stayton, Menko Ypma, Peter Chiarelli, Joshua Sang Hun Park, Richard Ellenbogen, Julia Mengyun Xu, Pierre Mourad, Donghoon Lee, Anthony Convertine
Issued July 20, 2021

Engineered Clostridium Botulinum Toxin Adapted to Deliver Molecules into Selected Cells
Paul Blum, Benjamin J. Pavlik, Kevin Van Cott
Issued Sept. 14, 2021

Liquid and Semisolid Lubricant Compositions, Methods of Making, and Uses Thereof
Edgar B. Cahoon, Robert E. Minto, Chunyu Zhang, Diana Berman, Kent Chapman, Trevor Romsdahl
Issued Oct. 5, 2021

Medication Bottle with Anti-Tampering Features
Ali Tamayol, Carina Russell, Zack Bonick, Bahar Aliakbarian
Issued Oct. 5, 2021

A Non-Naturally Occurring Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus (PRRSV) and Methods of Using
William Laegreid, Hiep Vu, Asit Pattnaik, Fernando A. Osorio, Fangrui Ma
Issued Oct. 5, 2021

Corylus Plant Named ‘OSU 541.147’
Shawn Mehlenbacher, David C. Smith
Issued Oct. 19, 2021

Expedited PCR with Stirring
Hendrik J. Viljoen
Issued Oct. 26, 2021

Methods of Making and Using Lignin Derivatives
Barry Cheung, Mark Alan Helle
Issued Oct. 26, 2021

Quick-Release End Effector Tool Interface 
Thomas Frederick, Shane M. Farritor
Issued Nov. 16, 2021

Biomarkers for Resistance to Porcine Circovirus 2 Associated Disease
Hiep Vu, Daniel Constantin Ciobanu, Taylor B. Engle, Lianna Rayne Walker
Issued Nov. 23, 2021

Substrate Delivery of Embedded Liposomes
Srivatsan Kidambi, Stephen L. Hayward
Issued Dec. 21, 2021

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