||WO||WO/2014/027910 - PROCESS FOR PRODUCTION OF ROSIN RESIN, PRODUCT OBTAINED BY SAID PROCESS AND USE THEREOF||20.02.2014||
||PCT/PT2013/000043||EURO YSER - PRODUTOS QUÍMICOS, S.A.||GAMEIRO, Davide Marques|
The present invention relates to a process for production of rosin resin, comprising the reaction between rosin, an acrylic copolymer and a divalent metal selected from the group consisting of calcium, zinc and magnesium, further comprising an additional esterification step with a polyol. The present invention further relates to the use of rosin resin of the present invention as binder in the preparation of inks.
||WO||WO/2014/025276 - BACKPACK WITH SEAT||13.02.2014||
||PCT/PT2013/000054||LOURENÇO FERREIRA, Maria José||LOURENÇO FERREIRA, Maria José|
The present invention relates to a single object that combines a backpack/bag/handbag and a chair with backrest, combining two essential objects used in the outdoor activities: the personal transportation bag and the portable chair all-in-one. While addressing the technical problem of storage goods and seating which normally characterizes the outdoor activities such as going to the beach or public gardens. The invention object presents the characteristics of a bag/backpack, but, the back of the storage compartment of the bag/backpack (2) articulates a seat with two planes: the back part (3) of the backpack storage area (2) and the back of the chair (7) and the cushion seat (8). When the two planes (3) and (7) and the cushion seat (8) are folded in the vertical position, the invention object can be used as a bag/backpack. To be used as a chair/backrest, the cushion seat (8) is rotated to a horizontal angle and the two planes (3) and (7) move to an oblique angle transforming the invention into a chair.
||WO||WO/2014/021727 - FLEXIBLE PANELS MADE OF EXPANDED CORK AGGLOMERATE WITH OPTICAL FIBERS||06.02.2014||
||PCT/PT2013/000047||João Manuel MACHADO PINTO GERMANO||João Manuel MACHADO PINTO GERMANO|
The present invention pertains to the technical field of covering materials for civil construction, decorative materials and furniture materials. It aims at solving the problem of the lack of translucency of cork-based products. The main commercial uses are in materials for pavings, partitions, furniture and advertising panels. The main properties - translucency, flexibility, insulating properties and light-weight - result from glueing optical fibres (2) during the manufacture of expanded cork agglomerate panels (1), using resin binders (3). The panels according to the invention are formed by various plates in a sandwich arrangement, the optical fibres (2) and resin binders (3) contained inside the panel being aggregated under pressure and heat.
||WO||WO/2014/017937 - ELECTRODEPOSITION PROCESS OF NICKEL-COBALT COATINGS WITH DENDRITIC STRUCTURE||30.01.2014||
||PCT/PT2013/000049||INSTITUTO SUPERIOR TECNICO||MONTEMOR, Maria de Fátima Grilo da Costa|
The present invention refers to an electrodeposition process of nickel-cobalt coatings (2), from aqueous solutions containing nickel and cobalt salts, by applying a pulsed waveform in the cathodic current range. It also refers to nickel-cobalt coatings (2), obtained by this process in a substrate (1), having a dendritic structure (4) supported by a base-layer (3) at the interface with the substrate, and being thus mechanically stable. Such nickel- cobalt coatings (2) have application in energy storage and conversion areas.
||WO||WO/2014/017936 - UREA COMPOUNDS AND THEIR USE AS ENZYME INHIBITORS||30.01.2014||
||PCT/PT2013/000048||BIAL- PORTELA & CA, S.A.||ROSA, Carla Patrícia da Costa Pereira|
A compound having the following structure: or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt or derivative thereof. The compound may be used in the treatment or prevention of a disorder selected from appetite regulation, obesity, metabolic disorders, cachexia, anorexia, pain, inflammation, neurotoxicity, neurotrauma, stroke, multiple sclerosis, spinal cord injury, Parkinson's disease, levodopa-induced dyskinesia, Huntington's disease, Gilles de la Tourette's syndrome, tardive dyskinesia, dystonia, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Alzheimer's disease, epilepsy, schizophrenia, anxiety, depression, insomnia, nausea, emesis, alcohol disorders, drug addictions such as opiates, nicotine, cocaine, alcohol and psychostimulants, hypertension, circulatory shock, myocardial reperfusion injury, atherosclerosis, asthma, glaucoma, retinopathy, cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, acute and chronic liver disease such as hepatitis and liver cirrhosis, arthritis and osteoporosis.
||WO||WO/2014/017938 - PROCESS FOR THE SYNTHESIS OF SUBSTITUTED UREA COMPOUNDS||30.01.2014||
||PCT/PT2013/000050||BIAL - PORTELA & Cª, S.A.||RUSSO, Domenico|
A process for preparing a substituted urea compound of Formula II or Formula I, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt or ester thereof, Formula II, Formula I the process comprising the reaction of an intermediate of Formula II' or Formula 1', Formula II', Formula I' with a carbamoyl halide of the formula: RlR2NC(=0)Hal, in a solvent consisting essentially of pyridine, wherein Hal represents Cl, F, I or Br, and wherein ring A, and Rl, R2, R5, V, W, X, Y and Z are as defined herein.
||WO||WO/2014/017939 - IMPERMEABLE LAMINATED PANEL HAVING A STRUCTURAL LAYER OF CORK-BASED MATERIAL AND MANUFACTURING PROCESS THEREOF||30.01.2014||
||PCT/PT2013/000051||AMORIM REVESTIMENTOS, S.A.||MARCHÃO DAS CHAGAS, José António|
Impermeable laminated panel comprising a structural cork-based layer (1), a polymeric base layer (2) arranged on one side of the structural layer (1), a polymeric top layer (3) arranged on the other side of the structural layer (1), and a polymeric continuous sealing coating layer (4) arranged on the cross-section throughout the periphery of the panel. The panel of the invention may further comprise a printed film (5) arranged on the top layer (3), and a transparent wear layer (6) arranged on the printed film (5). The present panel is particularly suitable for application in the construction of floorings. The invention further relates to a manufacturing process of the panel.
||WO||WO/2014/017940 - SYSTEM AND PROCESS TO ASSESS PHYSIOLOGICAL STATES OF PLANT TISSUES, IN VIVO AND/OR IN SITU, USING IMPEDANCE TECHNIQUES||30.01.2014||
||PCT/PT2013/000052||UNIVERSIDADE DE COIMBRA||BORGES FERREIRA, Elisabeth Sofia|
The present invention relates to a system for using in a process to assess physiological states of plant tissues, in vivo and/or in situ, using impedance techniques. This system is portable, minimally invasive and causing no damage to the plant. The invention relates also to a process to assess physiological states of plant tissues, in vivo and/or in situ, using impedance techniques and the system referred to in above, based on correlation between impedance data and/or impedance parameters and a physiological parameter. This process is applied, for example, to a tree, such as a pine tree.
||WO||WO/2014/011069 - IMPROVED BASKET WITH WHEELS||16.01.2014||
||PCT/PT2013/000046||HANDGO UNIPESSOAL LDA.||DUARTE ALVES, Manuel Joaquim|
A basket (1) with wheels (3) of the type which is normally used at supermarkets, being stackable and provided with a telescopic handle, further comprising: a main tubular section (7) with rectangular inner grooves (8) along most of its length and presenting holes (9) near one end of the tubular section which will receive part of an upper brake; a reinforced rectangular section (13) which will move telescopically inside the tubular section (7) and includes said upper brake consisting of projecting ledges (18) on both sides of the lower part of the rectangular section (13), having the handle (14) at its top; a portion of said handle (14) made with an antibacterial additive; a transparent coupling panel (10) over the front upper rim of the basket; a wheel shaft (19) having a groove or a smaller diameter of a portion of the shaft, and kept in place by a downward force on that part of the basket acting as a spring, wherein this force can be released by pressure to release the shaft and the wheel.
||WO||WO/2014/011068 - AUTONOMOUS OFF-ROAD ROBOT VEHICLE||16.01.2014||
||PCT/PT2013/000041||INTROSYS - INTEGRATION FOR ROBOTIC SYSTEMS-INTEGRAÇÃO
DE SISTEMAS ROBÓTICOS, S.A.||FIGUEIREDO SANTANA, Pedro|
The present invention relates to a polyvalent and robust utility robot for performing operations outdoors off-road, and that aims at fulfilling the requirements to support the development of real applications in the fields of perimeter surveillance, agriculture, environment monitoring and other related fields in which the introduction of robot systems represents added-value. The invention focuses on reliability of the mechanical platform, scalability of the control system, flexibility of self-diagnostic and error-correcting tools. The present invention describes a robust mechanical platform made of durable materials, with an almost omnidirectional locomotion system, skid-proof and perfectly suitable for rough ground. The scalability of the control system is ensured by the adoption of known methods used in mobile robotics, and the integration of active self-diagnostic and error-correcting mechanisms allows the present invention to carry out long-term tasks without the need for human intervention.