Hot Topics in Tech | December 2018 Newsletter

In the December issue of the “Hot Topics in Tech” newsletter series, we take a glance at how mobile devices have transformed healthcare and became a crucial component in the medical field. Also, we illustrate the various types of mobile health applications (mHealth) by way of examples and examine the FDA clearance pattern for these mHealth applications along with their market forecast.

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MaxVal Publishes Advanced Landscape Report on E-Cigarettes

MaxVal’s E-Cigarettes report is now available through Patent LiveScape™, an analysis and reporting service that provides clients with interactive reports which extract actionable and predictive information. By leveraging data sciences best practices, MaxVal has constructed an interactive report that melds different yet related data sources into a comprehensive landscape, allowing the reader to dynamically explore relationships. What sets MaxVal apart, aside from its novel report delivery methods, are its experienced professionals with expertise that spans multiple domains. The MaxVal team is accustomed to working with complicated data from disparate sources and generating outputs that are pleasing to clients. Learn about

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Hot Topics in Tech | November 2018 Newsletter

In this issue of the “Hot Topics in Tech” series, we provide a brief overview of the patent filing activity around implantable non-energy based devices for hypertension treatment and management. We have also presented the top technologies within this domain, leading assignees, and market information. With regard to Artificial Intelligence, we have highlighted various types of chat bots based on the use of AI and illustrated the filing trend and leading players in this domain. In addition, we have presented the top cited patents in the technology and some market predictions related to chat bots.

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What to Know About the USPTO Access to Relevant Prior Art Initiative

The USPTO recently announced its Relevant Prior Art (RPA) Initiative, seeking to leverage electronic resources to improve an examiner’s access to relevant information from applicant’s other related applications.  These resources may include related U.S. applications, international applications under the PCT, and counterpart foreign applications by the same applicant. What are the advantages? Simplifies application process for applicant Speeds up examination process Increases efficiency of prosecution procedures Improves prosecution quality What you should be aware of Notification of application included in RPA initiative.  You will receive a Notice of Imported Citations informing you of your application’s inclusion in the Initiative and

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MaxVal Publishes Advanced CRISPR-Cas9 Report

Following the publication of our recent Technology Landscape study on CRISPR-Cas9, MaxVal announces the latest advanced publication on the genome editing system, CRISPR, which has become an extremely important tool in medical research.  The demonstration of the reprogrammable nature of Cas9 served as a catalyst to widespread adoption of CRISPR systems in biomedical and agricultural research.  The potential benefits of CRISPR gene editing in several challenging diseases such as Alzheimer’s, cancer, and numerous autoimmune diseases are being explored by researchers. MaxVal’s CRISPR report is now available through Patent LiveScape™, an analysis and reporting service that provides clients with interactive reports which extract

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Hot Topics in Tech | October 2018 Newsletter | Maxval

This article provides a brief overview of the role of the autonomous nervous system in managing hypertension and describes various techniques related to neurostimulation. Patents revealing various energy-based techniques for neurostimulation, and devices related thereto which are available in the market are also presented. It also highlights various sectors where artificial intelligence (AI) powered robots are employed in, and focuses on two major industries a) agriculture and b) retail. Key players in this technology along with the tech categorization of their patent portfolio are charted out, and some exemplary patents in both agriculture and retail are illustrated.

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