A look at U.S. patents issued to Arkansas inventors.
|Description||Inventor(s)||Assignee||Patent No.||Date Awarded|
|Monoclonal antibodies that selectively recognize methamphetamine and methamphetamine-like compounds||S. Michael Owens, Little Rock; Melinda Gunnell, Conway; Yingni Chi, Little Rock; F. Ivy Carroll, Durham, N.C.; Ralph Henry, Fayetteville; Eric Peterson, Little Rock||University of Arkansas Board of Trustees, Little Rock||7858756||Dec 28, 2010|
|Stretchable tension paintball agitator with deflecting arms and displacement tips||Terry Neumaster, Lowell||Same||7854220||Dec 21, 2010|
|Integrated circuit image sensor for wheel adjustment systems||Michael J. Kling III, Little Rock; Steven W. Rogers, Conway; Eric F. Bryan, Conway||Snap-On Inc., Pleasant Prairie, Wisc.||7855783||Dec 21, 2010|
|Liner||Billy E. Gryner Jr., Batesville, and Deborah S. Gryner, Batesville||Same||D629571||Dec 21, 2010|
|Deformable tube winding device||Raymond A. Liberatore, Bentonville||Same||D628840||Dec 14, 2010|
|Feet mat||Vynaomi Marie Tuggle, Conway||Same||D628844||Dec 14, 2010|
|Cutting element||Christopher R. Grace, Russellville; Richard L. Grace, Dover; Daniel L. Duerr, Russellville||Same||D629024||Dec 14, 2010|
|Preparation and provision of high assay decabromodiphenylethane||Bonnie Gary McKinnie, Magnolia||Albemarle Corporation, Richmond, Va.||7851662||Dec 14, 2010|
|Image processing apparatus and method for histological analysis||Gal Shafirstein, Little Rock; Xiaowei Xu, Little Rock; Mutlu Mete, Little Rock||University of Arkansas Board of Trustees, Little Rock||785-3089||Dec 14, 2010|
|System and method for performing a comprehensive comparison of system designs||Carrol Wayne Crolley, Bryant||AT&T Intellectual Property I LP, Reno, Nev.||7853671||Dec 14, 2010|
|Rolled shell and stuffer apparatus||Albert Flores, Hot Springs||Same||7849787||Dec 14, 2010|
|Pancreatic-enteric fistulary catheterization system||Justin L. Renger, North Little Rock; Michael J. Edwards, Little Rock||University of Arkansas Board of Trustees, Little Rock||7850706||Dec 14, 2010|
|Kit for assaying acetyl transferase or deacetylase activity||Alan J. Tackett, Little Rock; C. David Allis, New York, N.Y.; Sean D. Taverna, Baltimore, Md.||University of Arkansas Board of Trustees, Little Rock, and The Rockefeller University, New York, N.Y.||7851175||Dec 14, 2010|
|Biologically active products||Marvin L. Schilling, Fort Smith, and Richard D. Farfard, Monson, Mass.||Chick Cart Inc., Fort Smith||7846487||Dec 7, 2010|
|Soybean variety S06-01KG118459||Glenn R. Bowers, Jonesboro, and Karen M. Gallo, Jonesboro||Syngenta Participations AG, Basel, Switzerland||7847161||Dec 7, 2010|
|Multi-epitope peptide-loaded dendritic cell immunotherapy for cancer||Martin J. Cannon, Little Rock; Kristina L. Bondurant, Little Rock; Timothy J. O'Brien, Little Rock||University of Arkansas Board of Trustees, Little Rock||7846446||Dec 7, 2010|
|Immunotherapy of epithelial tumors using intralesional injection of antigens that induce a delayed type hypersensitivity reaction||Thomas Dag Horn, Little Rock, and Sandra Marchese Johnson, Little Rock||University of Arkansas Board of Trustees, Little Rock||7846447||Dec 7, 2010|
|Folded corrugated container with reinforced, quick-locking handles||Frank E. Westerman, Hot Springs, and Frank G. Westerman, Maumelle||Wes Pak Inc., Alexander||7841512||Nov 30, 2010|
|Sealed compression-type coaxial cable F-connectors||Glen David Shaw, Conway; Terry R. Fleming, Little Rock; Robert J. Chastain, Maumelle||DS Engineering LLC, North Little Rock||7841896||Nov 30, 2010|
|Short toothbrush||Kerry W. Evans, Hardy||Same||D627972||Nov 30, 2010|
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