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Mehdy Sabbaghian, Russell S Dailey, Gregory T Dobson, Hing W Tang, Glen J Schwartzberg: Valve cutter for arterial by-pass surgery. The Board of Supervisors of Louisiana State University, Agricultural and Mechanical College, William D Kiesel, Robert C Tucker, October 6, 1992: US05152771 (430 worldwide citation)

A valve cutter for arterial bypass surgery is provided and includes a blade assembly for cutting the venous valves, a shaft for guiding the blade assembly through the bypass vein, an expansion means for preventing the blade assembly from contacting the walls of the bypass vein and for helping to pro ...


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Gholam A Peyman, Dachuan Yang, Bahram Khoobehi: Biodegradable porous device for long-term drug delivery with constant rate release and method of making the same. Board of Supervisors of Louisiana State University, Agricultural and Mechanical College, Haverstock Garrett & Roberts, May 14, 1996: US05516522 (204 worldwide citation)

A biodegradable porous drug delivery device for controllably releasing a pharmacological agent is disclosed which comprises a hollow tube closed at both ends having an interior surface and an exterior surface, the tube formed of a mixture of polycaprolactone and a pore-creating agent, the tube furth ...


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Francis Barany, George Barany, Robert P Hammer, Maria Kempe, Herman Blok, Monib Zirvi: Detection of nucleic acid sequence differences using the ligase detection reaction with addressable arrays. Cornell Research Foundation, Board of Supervisors of Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, Regents of the University of Minnesota, Nixon Peabody, February 8, 2005: US06852487 (181 worldwide citation)

The present invention describes a method for identifying one or more of a plurality of sequences differing by one or more single base changes, insertions, deletions, or translocations in a plurality of target nucleotide sequences. The method includes a ligation phase, a capture phase, and a detectio ...


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Mehdy Sabbaghian, Tony Barfield, Patrick Schiele, David W Newton, Gregory J Lormand, Glen J Schwartzberg: Insertion instrument for vena cava filter. Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, William David Kiesel, Robert C Tucker, September 15, 1992: US05147379 (160 worldwide citation)

An improved insertion instrument for a vena cava filter is provided and iudes a filter retainer attached to the catheter for preventing accidental ejection of the filter and for enabling retraction of the filter into the carrier body at any time prior to complete ejection; a directional control mech ...


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Kevin W Kelly, Chad R Harris, Mircea S Despa: Crossflow micro heat exchanger. Board of Supervisors of Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, André J Porter, Bonnie J Davis, John H Runnels, July 9, 2002: US06415860 (141 worldwide citation)

An extremely high efficiency, crossflow, fluid-fluid, micro heat exchanger is disclosed. To concurrently achieve the goals of high mass flow rate, low pressure drop, and high heat transfer rates, the heat exchanger comprises numerous parallel, but relatively short microchannels. The performance of t ...


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Kenneth D Berlin, Elizabeth M Holt, Warren T Ford, Mark D Thompson: Heteroarotinoid compounds as anticancer agents. The Board of Regents for the Oklahoma Agricultural and Mechanical College acting for and on behalf of Oklahoma State University, Head & Johnson, May 2, 1989: US04826984 (106 worldwide citation)

Novel heteroarotinoid compositions characterized by the formulae: ##STR1## where R is H, CH.sub.3 or C.sub.2 H.sub.5 and X is S, S O, O, NCH.sub.3, Si(CH.sub.3).sub.2, N.sup.+ (H)CH.sub.3 [Cl.sup.- ], N.sup.+ (H)CH.sub.3 [Br.sup.- ] or N.sup.+ (alkyl) CH.sub.3 [Cl.sup.- or Br.sup.-) where alkyl is C ...


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John E Beard, Franklin L Spillman, Oscar Banos, David Showers, John M Fussell, George LeBlanc: Powered gait orthosis. Board of Supervisors of Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, Notaro & Michalos, June 4, 1991: US05020790 (94 worldwide citation)

An orthosis for powering the walking movement of a paralyzed wearer, comprises torso members to be firmly connected to the opposite sides of the wearer's torso. A pair of leg braces is connected to the torso members. Each leg brace comprises a thigh member pivotally mounted at a hip joint to one tor ...


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Edward B Overton, Kenneth R Carney: Portable gas chromatograph. Board of Supervisors of Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, John H Runnels, March 18, 1997: US05611846 (76 worldwide citation)

Gas chromatographs are disclosed that may be constructed to be portable, light, rugged, fast, sensitive, and to use only utilities (compressed gas and electricity) that are readily available in the field. The gas chromatographs can also perform novel extractions of analytes from gaseous, liquid, or ...


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Kanagasabapathi Sathasivan, Norimoto Murai: Mutant acetolactate synthase gene from Ararbidopsis thaliana for conferring imidazolinone resistance to crop plants. Louisiana State University Board of Supervisors a Governing Body of Louisiana State University Agricultural and Mechanical College, Darby & Darby, June 16, 1998: US05767366 (73 worldwide citation)

Acetolactate synthase (ALS), a key enzyme in the biosynthesis of valine, leucine and isoleucine in plants is inhibited by herbicides comprising imidazolinones. A mutant gene encoding imidazolinone-resistant ALS has been isolated from an imidazolinone-resistant Arabidopsis thaliana (GH-90) and stably ...


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Kevin W Kelly, Chad R Harris, Mircea S Despa: Crossflow micro heat exchanger. Board of Supervisors of Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, André J Porter, John H Runnels, Bonnie J Davis, May 17, 2005: US06892802 (71 worldwide citation)

An extremely high efficiency, cross flow, fluid-fluid, micro heat exchanger and novel method of fabrication using electrode-less deposition is disclosed. To concurrently achieve the goals of high mass flow rate, low pressure drop, and high heat transfer rates, the heat exchanger comprises numerous p ...