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2014-02-11 10:55:11

Scientists have studied a visual illusion first discovered by Galileo Galilei, and found that it occurs because of the surprising way our eyes see lightness and darkness in the world. Their results advance our understanding of how our brains are wired for seeing white versus black objects. The work was done by Jens Kremkow and collaborators in the laboratories of Jose Manuel Alonso and Qasim Zaidi at the State University of New York College of Optometry. It will be published on February 10 of...

2013-09-30 12:26:51

Allows Smartphones to Pick up Monitoring Signals from those in Distress NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lisa Pamintuan, President of New York College of Health Professions, announces the issuance of U.S. Patent #8,542,087 by the United States Patent and Trademark Office that allows monitoring specifically for the young and old, or any age group, and identifies certain sounds that indicate they are in need of help. The sound is immediately transmitted to a...

2013-07-01 16:26:06

World Renowned Inventor Donald Spector has Another Two Patents Granted for New Research Consortium NEW YORK, July 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lisa Pamintuan, President of New York College of Health Professions, announces two more patents granted for the College's highly coveted Intellectual Patent Portfolio. Recently, the College announced Memorandums of Understanding with Touro College/New York Medical College and Wake Forest Innovations to develop and commercialize certain...

2013-06-19 12:20:51

World Renowned Inventor has Patent Granted and Published for Security System that will Transform Security and Sentry Humans and Animals NEW YORK, June 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- New York College of Health Professions announces the publishing of patent #8,461,981 by the United States Patent and Trademark Office for detecting biometric changes through smart phones, apps and security systems that reflect whether guards have been injured, attacked or killed. This patent is part of an...

2013-05-29 12:27:22

Parties Will Form a Venture to Develop and Exploit Specific Groundbreaking Patents and Intellectual Properties of Both Institutions NEW YORK, May 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wake Forest Innovations, the commercialization enterprise of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, a leading academic medical center, and Wake Forest University, and New York College of Health Professions, a 30-year pioneer in holistic health care and education, today announce that they have signed a Memorandum of...

2013-04-15 08:30:35

The Size of a Quarter and Transformed in Minutes, Cast Will be Available within a Year for Emergencies, Military and General Public NEW YORK, April 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- New York College of Health Professions, a 30-year pioneer in holistic health care and education, is announcing the invention of a revolutionary first-aid measure: a quarter-sized bandage that turns into an instant, temporary cast when activated by water. Patients not near a medical facility or physician, who need...

2012-12-20 08:26:59

NEW YORK, Dec. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- While millions mourn the victims, family and friends affected by the Newtown tragedy and politicians debate the same old arguments over gun control, action is being taken where it is needed most: on the mental health front. A new patent application, born out of this unspeakable tragedy, reminds us what America is all about: compassion, overcoming adversity, and innovation. The new invention, developed by New York College of Health Professions Chairman...

2012-10-09 15:23:30

NEW YORK, Oct. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- New York College of Health Professions doesn't have a sports team, but it is about to make sports history with the development of a new line of functional acupressure clothing and accessories called MyChi®. The line, which can help athletes compete at their best and also provide benefits outside of sports, has been tested by the College President and her former roommate, both of whom are world-class athletes and former professional tennis players....

2012-08-02 02:29:19

NEW YORK, Aug. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- New York College of Health Professions has announced its latest developments regarding its revolutionary acupressure clothing and accessories line, MyChi, which can help athletes compete at their best and provide benefits outside of sports, including decreased motion sickness and aid in weight loss and smoking cessation. The College has a granted United States patent for Therapeutic Clothing and Method of Use and is testing the line with athletes...

2012-06-29 02:23:35

NEW YORK, June 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/-- Lisa Pamintuan, President of New York College of Health Professions, announced that the College's Chairman, Donald Spector, a well-known serial entrepreneur inventor, has filed a groundbreaking patent on wireless acupuncture patches under the Intellectual Properties Policy of the College. The patches will cause electrical stimulation, either directly or by remote control, to specific acupuncture points and muscles. This stimulation will increase the...