WO/2016/147194 ANTI AMPHIREGULIN ANTIBODIES, COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING SAME AND USES THEREOF||WO||22.09.2016|
||PCT/IL2016/050299||YEDA RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CO. LTD.||YARDEN, Yosef|
A method of determining the suitability of a subject to a treatment with an anti- amphiregulin antibody, wherein the subject has a cancer selected from the group consisting of ovarian cancer, head and neck cancer and pancreatic cancer exhibiting resistance to chemotherapy, is provided. The method comprising analyzing in a biological sample of the subject expression level of amphiregulin, transforming growth factor alpha (TGF-alpha) and heparin-binding epidermal growth factor (HB-EGF), wherein a level of expression of the amphiregulin above a predetermined threshold and no expression of the TGF-alpha and/or the HB-EGF or an expression below a predetermined level of the TGF-alpha and/or the HB-EGF is indicative of the suitability of the subject to treatment with the anti-amphiregulin antibody. Methods for treating cancer are also provided, as well as antibodies and pharmaceutical compositions.
WO/2016/147180 AN IMAGING-FACILITATING APPARATUS, AN IMAGING APPARATUS AND A METHOD FOR USING THEREOF||WO||22.09.2016|
||PCT/IL2016/050283||HILLEL, Shlomo||HILLEL, Shlomo|
An imaging-facilitating apparatus for facilitating imaging of a target area within a body including an obstructing body fluid, said imaging being performed by an imaging mechanism utilizing a radiation, said imaging facilitating apparatus comprising: a catheter having a longitudinal axis and a catheter distal end for introduction thereof into said body towards said target area; and a laminar flow jet mechanism comprising a plurality of channels each at least partially extending along said longitudinal axis within said catheter and having a channel proximal end configured for being in fluid communication with a source of external liquid and a channel distal end associated with said catheter distal end, said channels being configured for allowing passage of said external liquid therethrough so as to generate together a laminar column of liquid at a distal region disposed beyond said catheter distal end.
WO/2016/147186 PREPARATIONS OF CANNABIS EMULSIONS AND METHODS THEREOF||WO||22.09.2016|
||PCT/IL2016/050289||ONE WORLD CANNABIS LTD||SINAI, Alon|
The present invention discloses a cannabis based emulsion formulation for use in various medical conditions and optionally with various pharmaceutical or nutraceutical compositions, wherein the oily fraction used contains about 50% cannabinoids. The present invention further discloses methods of manufacturing and uses of the aforementioned composition.
WO/2016/147195 A SYSTEM FOR INDOOR CULTIVATION OF PLANTS WITH SIMULATED NATURAL LIGHTING CONDITIONS||WO||22.09.2016|
||PCT/IL2016/050300||KOP, Menachem||KOP, Menachem|
An indoor soilless plant cultivating system, comprising a plurality of stationary light posts, each of which adapted to illuminate a predetermined sector of an indoor facility in accordance with a predetermined illumination signature; a plurality of plant growth towers that are rotatable about a substantially vertical axis in accordance with a predetermined timing sequence so as to be exposable to the light generated at any given time by one or more of the light posts and that are arranged by at least one module defining a module darkened interior region within which plants being instantaneously positioned receive a sensation of nighttime; and irrigation means for supplying the plants being cultivated in each of said towers with a nutrient-rich solution. Moreover, an artificial pollination system based on compressed air nozzles is incorporated within the light posts.
WO/2016/147181 METAL OXIDE PARTICLES AND METHOD OF PRODUCING THEREOF||WO||22.09.2016|
||PCT/IL2016/050284||PHINERGY LTD.||KHASIN, Ernst|
Methods of producing high purity powders of submicron particles of metal oxides are presented. The methods comprise providing or forming an alloy of a first metal with a second metal, optionally heating the alloy, subjecting the alloy to a leaching agent to remove the second metal from the alloy and to oxidize the first metal, thus forming submicron oxide particles of the first metal. Collections of high purity, high surface area, submicron particles are presented as well.
WO/2016/147176 A METHOD OF CONTROLLING MOBILE DEVICES IN CONCERT DURING A MASS SPECTATORS EVENT||WO||22.09.2016|
||PCT/IL2016/050278||ZIV, Gur||ZIV, Gur|
The present invention discloses a system and a method for controlling multiple computerized mobile devices in a mass spectator event, such as a music show, sporting event, political event and the like. The present invention also discloses a method of sending data and commands through UDP Multicast protocol by overloading an existing UDP multicast. The present invention also discloses a method of synchronizing computerized mobile devices in order to perform specific actions simultaneously such as playing a media file, vibrating the mobile device, displaying a text and the like. The present invention also discloses coordinating the computerized mobile devices in various manners. The present invention also discloses a method for enabling a MIDI controller using the controller application to control a plurality of mobile electronic devices. The present invention also discloses a method for allowing the controller application to control a plurality of MIDI enabled devices.
WO/2016/147177 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MANAGING IDENTITY INFORMATION STORED IN A CLOUD SERVER||WO||22.09.2016|
||PCT/IL2016/050279||FST21 LTD||FRIEDMAN, Ofir|
Embodiments of the invention relate to a method and a system for managing access control identity parameters. The system includes a plurality of local access control systems configured to receive identity parameters of persons and transmit the identity parameters to a remote identity verification and management service, and to control local access controlling means. The remote identity verification and management service is configured to receive identity parameters from at least some of the plurality of local access control systems and store the identity parameters so that the identity parameters are associated with the respective persons. The remote identity verification and management service is further configured to compare the identity parameters to previously received identity parameters and credentials associated with the persons, and based on the comparison to forming an ID fused parameter vector for each of the persons and to send at least a subset of the stored ID fused parameter vector to one or more of the local access control units.
WO/2016/147168 BREAKDOWN OF FUEL COMPONENTS AND SOLVENTS IN GROUNDWATER AND CONTAMINATED SOIL||WO||22.09.2016|
||PCT/IL2015/051175||ELGRESSY, Elie||ELGRESSY, Elie|
A system and method for remediation of polluted sites, implementing a combination of chemical and biological breakdown modes on the contaminating compounds. The system includes at least one reactor for production in situ of reagents required for the breakdown modes. The reactor includes at least three types of substantially independent electro-cells for production of Fenton reagents and dissolved oxygen. The method according to the invention includes utilizing at least one reactor which comprised of substantially independent electro-cells for producing reagents required for remediation of the polluted sites and a computerized controller loaded with data obtained from a site survey, measurements made by instruments and programmed sequence. The existing remediation techniques encounter in serious difficulties due to poor process control. Using the system according to the present invention allows control of the parameters and acceleration of the remediation process.
WO/2016/147179 AUTOMATIC, HIGHLY RELIABLE, FULLY REDUNDANT ELECTRONIC CIRCUIT BREAKER THAT INCLUDES MEANS FOR PREVENTING SHORT-CIRCUIT OVERCURRENT||WO||22.09.2016|
||PCT/IL2016/050281||REDLER TECHNOLOGIES LTD||REDLER, Yesaiahu|
A programmable power (PPSE) switching element. In preferred embodiments, the PPSE comprises a front power transistor, a main switching transistor, and optionally at least one reverse current blocking transistors (preferably MOSFETs) in series, the gate of each of which is connected to a gate driver; an inductor and shunt resistor connected in series with the transistors; a charge storage capacitor connected between ground and a junction located between the inductor and the shunt resistor; a high-speed NPN transistor, the collector of which is connected to the front power transistor and the emitter of which is connected to an output of the main switching transistor via the shunt resistor; a current measurement element in parallel to the shunt resistor; a voltage amplifier; and a high-speed MCU.
WO/2016/147183 ARTICULATED CONDUIT DEVICE||WO||22.09.2016|
||PCT/IL2016/050286||NOGA ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY (2008) LTD.||YEHUD, Eitan|
An articulated conduit device may include at least two arms pivotally connected at proximal ends of the arms by a joint, a tiltable adapter at a distal end of each of the arms, capable of tilting up to a predetermined angle, and a locking mechanism operable by a single action to concurrently lock or unlock the arms and adapters in a user-defined orientation and direction. A continuous cavity is defined within the device between external openings in the adapters and through the arms and joint so as to allow fluid to flow between the external openings of the adapters.