Five technologies earn patent protection in June

Five Vanderbilt technologies were awarded U.S. patent protection in June. They are: 

8,740,762 Specific inhibition of cPLA.sub.2 enhances the efficacy of radiotherapy
8,747,345 Percutaneous collateral bypass
8,747,801 Broad-emission nanocrystals and methods of making and using same
8,748,381 Compositions and methods for the treatment of disorders involving epithelial cell apoptosis
8,759,377 Substituted dioxopiperidines and dioxopyrrolidines as MGLUR4 allosteric potentiators, compositions, and methods of treating neurological dysfunction