hearing aid patents march 2022

Ear Device Patents for March 2022

Avocado oil is advocated for heart health; also for treating osteoarthritis. Now, add hearing health to the list of things for which avocado oil is a Good Thing.  Dong Kook Phar Co Ltd’s patent #11273194 claims a Pharmaceutical composition containing avocado oil fraction as active ingredient for prevention or treatment of hearing loss.

The March 2022 Patent List

 

Description

Patent Number

Assignee

Issued

Solubilized compositions for controlled proliferation of stem cells / generating inner ear hair cells using a GSK3 inhibitor: IV

11260130

Frequency Therapeutics Inc (Lexington, MA)

3/01/2022

Utilization of an extended inter-pulse interval in a modified continuous interleaved stimulation strategy

11260219

Advanced Bionics AG (Staefa, CH) bionics

3/01/2022

Cochlear implant assemblies and methods of manufacturing the same

11260226

Advanced Bionics AG (Staefa, CH) bionics

3/01/2022

Cross-correlation threshold estimation method (XTEM)

11260227

Oticon Medical A/S (Smorum, DK)

3/01/2022

Local artificial intelligence assistant system with ear-wearable device

11264029

Starkey Laboratories Inc (Eden Prairie, MN)

3/01/2022

Audio signal processing for automatic transcription using ear-wearable device

11264035

Starkey Laboratories Inc (Eden Prairie, MN)

3/01/2022

Audio processing device, system, use and method in which one of a plurality of coding schemes for distributing pulses to an electrode array is selected based on characteristics of incoming sound

11264964

Oticon A/S (Smorum, DK)

3/01/2022

In-ear headphone

11265638

Apple Inc (Cupertino, CA)

3/01/2022

Method for earbud switching, wearable device, and storage medium

11265639

Guangdong OPPO Mobile Telecommunications Corp Ltd (Dongguan, CN)

3/01/2022

Hearing device including a sensor and hearing system including same

11265643

Starkey Laboratories Inc (Eden Prairie, MN)

3/01/2022

Hearing protection devices, speakers and noise exposure sensors therefore, and sensor housings and associated methods for the same

11265644

Honeywell International Inc (Charlotte, NC)

3/01/2022

Pairing system and method for ear-worn devices

11265656

Starkey Laboratories Inc (Eden Prairie, MN)

3/01/2022

Method for enhancing the configuration of a hearing aid device of a user

11265659

Two PI GmbH (Vienna, AT)

3/01/2022

Hearing aid comprising a record and replay function

11265661

Oticon A/S (Smorum, DK)

3/01/2022

Hearing aid comprising a loop antenna

11265662

GN Hearing A/S (Ballerup, DK)

3/01/2022

Wireless hearing device with physiologic sensors for health monitoring

11265663

K/S HIMPP (Lynge, DK)

3/01/2022

Wireless hearing device for tracking activity and emergency events

11265664

K/S HIMPP (Lynge, DK)

3/01/2022

Wireless hearing device interactive with medical devices

11265665

K/S HIMPP (Lynge, DK)

3/01/2022

Coordinated tracking for binaural audio rendering

11265670

Apple Inc (Cupertino, CA)

3/01/2022

Method for processing an audio signal in accordance with a room impulse response, signal processing unit, audio encoder, audio decoder, and binaural renderer

11265672

Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft zur Foerderung der angewandten Forschung eV (Munich, D)

3/01/2022

Charger

D944730

Sivantos Pte Ltd (Singapore, SG)

3/01/2022

Pair of ear buds

D945404

GN Audio A/S (Ballerup, DK)

3/08/2022

Device for protecting the human sensory hearing system while retaining quality sound

11266531

EAROS Inc (New York, NY)

3/08/2022

Acoustic filter with attenuation control

11266532

Sonova AG (Staefa, CH)

3/08/2022

Occlusion device capable of occluding an ear canal

11266533

Staton Techiya LLC (Delray Beach, FL)

3/08/2022

Hearing aid dryer and disinfection kit with UV-reflective drying tray

11266757

Applicant: Schumaier, Daniel R (Elizabethton, TN)

3/08/2022

Feedthrough arrangement for medical device

11266844

Cochlear Limited (Macquarie University, AU)

3/08/2022

Hearing device restoration device, system, and methods therefor

11267023

MexRx Inc (Largo, FL)

3/08/2022

Binaural rendering for headphones using metadata processing

11269586

Dolby Laboratory Licensing Corporation (San Francisco, CA)

3/08/2022

Intra-operative determination of vibratory coupling efficiency

11272297

Cochlear Limited (Macquarie University, AU)

3/08/2022

Hearing instrument with an authentication protocol

11272298

GN Hearing A/S (Ballerup, DK)

3/08/2022

Battery positioning in an external device

11272299

Cochlear Limited (Macquarie University, AU)

3/08/2022

Dual power supply

11272300

Cochlear Limited (Macquarie University, AU)

3/08/2022

Scalable binaural audio stream generation

11272310

Dolby Laboratory Licensing Corporation (San Francisco, CA)

3/08/2022

Methods and systems for designing and applying numerically optimized binaural room impulse responses

11272311

Dolby Laboratory Licensing Corporation (San Francisco, CA)

3/08/2022

Wireless earpieces for hub communications

11272367

bragi

3/08/2022

Pair of ear buds

D945404

GN Hearing A/S (Ballerup, DK)

3/08/2022

Acoustic valve and ear plug for hearing protection

11273076

sonova

3/15/2022

Pharmaceutical composition containing avocado oil fraction as active ingredient for prevention or treatment of hearing loss

11273194

Dong Kook Pharm Co Ltd (Seoul, KR)

3/15/2022

Inner ear drug delivery devices and methods of use

11273295

Spiral Therapeutics Inc (South San Francisco, CA)

3/15/2022

System for voice-based alerting of person wearing an obstructive listening device

11275551

Dell Products LP (Round Rock, TX)

3/15/2022

Prosthesis state and feedback path based parameter management

11277695

Cochlear Limited (Macquarie University, AU)

3/15/2022

Automated scanning for hearing aid parameters

11277696

GN Hearing A/S (Ballerup, DK)

3/15/2022

Hearing assistance system with enhanced fall detection features

11277697

Starkey Laboratories Inc (Eden Prairie, MN)

3/15/2022

Canal hearing devices with improved seals

11277698

Sonova AG (Staefa, CH)

3/15/2022

Hybrid shell for hearing aid

11277699

Starkey Laboratories Inc (Eden Prairie, MN)

3/15/2022

Angular sensing for optimizing speaker listening experience

11277706

Sony Corporation (Tokyo, JP)

3/15/2022

Inductive link coupling based on relative angular position determination for medical implant systems

11278729

MED-EL Elektromedizinische Geraete GmbH (Innsbruck, AT)

3/22/2022

Audio-based social media platform

11283742

Bragi

3/22/2022

Auditory augmented reality using selective noise cancellation

11284183

Harman International Industries Inc (Stamford, CT)

3/22/2022

Hearing instrument comprising a battery antenna

11284204

GN Hearing A/S (Ballerup, DK)

3/22/2022

Bone conduction hearing device

11284206

Sonitus Medical (Shanghai) Co Ltd (Shanghai, CH)

3/22/2022

Supplementary sound classes for adjusting a hearing device

11284207

Sonova AG (Staefa, CH)

3/22/2022

Apparatus for secure hearing device communication and related method

11284249

GN Hearing A/S (Ballerup, DK)

3/22/2022

Hearing device system, devices and method of creating a trusted bond between a hearing device and a user application

11284263

GN Hearing A/S (Ballerup, DK)

3/22/2022

Devices and methods for providing card transaction feedback for hearing or visual impaired

11288654

Capital One Services LLC (McLean, VA)

3/29/2022

Voice detection using hearable devices

11290802

Amazon Technologies Inc (Seattle, WA)

3/29/2022

Sound control ear cup, tinnitus treatment device, and hearing protection device

11290804

Applicant: Beavers, David (Colton, CA)

3/29/2022

Advanced artificial sound hearing training

11290827

Cochlear Limited (Macquarie University, AU)

3/29/2022

Hearing device with antenna functionality in supporting structure

11290828

GN Hearing A/S (Ballerup, DK)

3/29/2022

Hearing assistance system

11290829

Compal Electronics Inc (Taipei, TW)

3/29/2022

Hearing device including a battery and an acoustic valve

11290830

Sonova AG (Staefa, CH)

3/29/2022

 

Holly Hosford-Dunn, Hearing Health MattersHolly Hosford-Dunn, PhD, owned and operated a dispensing audiology practice in Tucson and was active in management of HearingHealthMatters.org through 2017.  She holds BA degrees in Communication Sciences, Psychology and Economics; MA in Communication Disorders; PhD in Hearing Sciences. Following post-doctoral work at Max Planck Institute (Munich, DE) and Eaton-Peabody Auditory Physiology Lab (Boston), she joined the Stanford medical school faculty as director of audiology. She has authored/edited numerous text books, chapters, journals, and articles and taught Marketing and Practice Management in a variety of academic settings. She continues to consult and write on topics related to hearing health care vis-à-vis consumer demands, professional training, technological advancement, capital investment, industry consolidation, regulatory control, product and service distribution, and strategic pricing.


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