New patents issued in September

One quarter into the new fiscal year, more than a dozen Vanderbilt technologies have been awarded patent protection by the USPTO. The four newest, which were issued throughout the month of September, include: 

8,536,225

Therapeutic methods employing nitric oxide precursors

8,529,745

Electrophoretic fabricated freestanding all-nanoparticle thin film materials

8,527,226

Signal measurement apparatus and beam modulation apparatus used therein

8,524,613

Densely-packed films of lanthanide oxide nanoparticles via electrophoretic deposition