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Convolutional Neural Network to Assess Phayngeal and Laryngeal Pathology and Function on Nasopharyngolaryngoscopy
TS-063154 — Worldwide, 686,000 new head and neck (H&N) cancers are diagnosed yearly, and 375,000 people will die annually. Human papillomavirus (HPV) is responsible for an increasing subset of H&N malignancies called oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinomas (OPSCC). Although it has a better prognosis than…
  • College: College of Engineering (COE)
  • Inventors: Krening, Samantha; Gifford, Ryan; Jhawar, Sachin; VanKoevering, Kyle
  • Licensing Officer: Hampton, Andrew

3D Clinical Image-based Pre-surgical planning Tool
TS-053757 — Modernity has brought with it increased complexity in many areas of our lives, an important one being the healthcare industry. Surgical procedures require increased precision while employing intricate methods. With approximately 20 million surgeries performed each year in the United States alone, …
  • College: College of Medicine (COM)
  • Inventors: Powell, Kimerly; Adunka, Oliver; Hittle, Bradley; Keith, Jason; Kerwin, Thomas "Thomas"; Stredney, Donald; Wiet, Gregory
  • Licensing Officer: Randhawa, Davinder

Mini-PCDH15 for treatment of deafness
TS-050433 — A gene therapy solution for Usher Syndrome Type 1F.
Mutations in PCDH15 cause Usher 1F, a recessive syndrome characterized by profound congenital deafness and absence of vestibular function, and progressive blindness beginning in the second decade. Because patients who lack hearing and balance rely on vision for communication and mobility, the late…
  • College: College of Arts & Sciences
  • Inventors: Sotomayor, Marcos
  • Licensing Officer: Willson, Christopher

Cochlear Implant Post-Surgical Software
TS-050247 — Software to objectively optimize cochlear implant settings for the post-surgical patient
Each year, over 72,000 severely hearing-impaired patients get a cochlear implant (“CI”) to hear again or to hear for the first time. Specialized audiologists adjust default hearing settings in the patient's implant after the surgery, using a subjective “Which sounds better?&r…
  • College: College of Medicine (COM)
  • Inventors: Skidmore, Jeffrey
  • Licensing Officer: Zinn, Ryan

Multi-carrier processing in auditory prosthetic devices
TS-014871 — Encoding strategy for improvement of speech understanding in a noisy environment for audiotory prosthetic devices.
There are about 275 million adults globally with moderate to severe hearing loss and 360 million adults with mild hearing loss. The current solutions to allow these people to hear better include hearing aids, hearing loss counseling, cochlear implants, alerting devices, and other communication aid…
  • College: College of Arts & Sciences
  • Inventors: Apoux, Frederic; Healy, Eric
  • Licensing Officer: Willson, Christopher

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