Weinberg Medical Physics

Name of License: 
Weinberg Medical Physics
By the: 
Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Research and Development (VA)

The present invention provides methods of treating an auditory impairment associated with outer hair cells of the cochlea in a subject. The method may comprise administering to said subject an effective amount of a composition comprising, as an active agent, an oligonucleotide sequence having a portion of a mammalian telomere sequence so as to reduce the auditory impairment thereby treating the auditory impairment in the subject.

Tech Name: 
Nasal Endoscopy AGP Mask
Comments must be received by September 3, 2021
Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420
For further information contact 

Send comments to Dr. Lee A. Sylvers, Technology Transfer Specialist, Office of Research and Development (14RDTT), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20420, (813) 505-6989 (this is not a toll-free number), Email: lee.sylvers@va.gov

Supplementary information 

The Federal Government’s patent rights in this invention are assigned to the US Government as represented by the Department of Veterans Affairs. It is in the public interest to license this invention to Weinberg Medical Physics, Ltd. as they have submitted a complete and sufficient application for a license. The prospective exclusive license will be royalty-bearing and will comply with the terms and conditions of 35 U.S.C. 209 and 37 CFR 404.7. The prospective exclusive license may be granted unless, within 15 days from the date of this published Notice, the Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Research and Development, Technology Transfer Program receives written evidence and argument which establishes that the grant of the license would not be consistent with the requirements of 35 U.S.C. 209 and 37 CFR 404.7.