Life Sciences & Engineering Technologies

This research cluster offers technologies in variety of areas such as regenerative medicine, imaging and point-of-care technologies.

Diagnosis/Therapeutics –

Patents Issued

  1. NJIT Case No. 09-060 - System and method for a hydrogel and hydrogel composite for cartilage repair applications.
  2. NJIT Case No. 08-087 - Method and Apparatus for Multi-spectral Imaging and Analysis of Skin Lesions and Biological Tissues.
  3. NJIT Case No. 10-060 - Cartilage Repair Systems and Applications utilizing a Glycosaminoglycan Mimic.
  4. NJIT Case No. 08-062 - Integrated fiber optic Raman Spectroscopy and radio frequency ablation.
  5. NJIT Case No. 11-054 - Method for determining the acceptance of Progressive Addition Lenses.
  6. NJIT Case No. 15-023 - Biocompatible and Implantable Optical Conduits
  7. NJIT Case No. 13-011 A smart shunt system using uni-membrane flow meter with improved sensitivity and stability

Patents Pending

  1. NJIT Case No. 16-001 3D Gaming Using Eye Movement Position for Vision Therapy
  2. NJIT Case No. 17-032 and 17-033 Sensitivity Enhanced Interdigitated electrodes design for biochip detection
  3. NJIT Docket # 17-010 Biodegradable and intrinsically photoluminescent hydrogel.
  4. NJIT Docket # 12-034 Noninvasive Blood Glucose Meter

Imaging/Assays

Patents Issued

  • NJIT Case No. 14-045 - Near Infrared Labels and Methods of Use Thereof.
  • NJIT Case No. 08-009 - Dielectric Spectroscopy Assays for screening of ion channel ligands.
  • NJIT Case No. 08-022 - Methods and Apparatus for rapid screening continuous wave terahertz Spectroscopy and Imaging.
  • NJIT Case No. 03-029 - Terahertz Imaging for Near Field Objects.
  • Patents Pending

    1. NJIT Case No. 16-038 Analytical Nanoscope on a Chip for Sub-Optical Resolution Imaging

    Tissue Engineering and Rehabilitation

    Patents Issued

    1. NJIT Case No. 12-012 - Piezoelectric Materials for Bone Repair.
    2. NJIT Case No. 09-061 - Method for a Piezoelectric Scaffold for nerve growth and repair.
    3. NJIT Case No. 07-042 - Electrospun Ceramic-Polymer Composite As A Scaffold for Tissue Repair.

    Patents Pending

    1. NJIT Case No. 17-011 and 17-012 Sodium Tungstate for Promoting osteochondral defect repair.
    2. NJIT Case No. 17-027 Admittance control arm support for individuals with upper extremity weakness
    3. NJIT Case No. 12-002 Composite Matrix for Bone Repair

    Biomaterial/Medical Device and Chip Technology

    Patents Issued

    1. NJIT Case No. 11-044 - System and method for superabsorbent material.
    2. NJIT Case No. 06-002 - No clog shunt using a compact fluid drag path.
    3. NJIT Case No. 12-020 - Isosorbide-derived epoxy resins and methods of making same.
    4. NJIT Case No. 12-007 - System and Method for Neural stimulation via optically activated floating microdevices.

    Patents Pending

    1. NJIT Case No. 17-020. 17-021 and 17-022 Molecular Imprinted Polymers for biomarker detection in micro and nano biochip