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William H Gmeiner, Patrick L Iversen: Oligonucleotides containing 5-fluorouracil. Board of Regents University of Nebraska, Henderson & Sturm, October 10, 1995: US05457187 (265 worldwide citation)

A homo-oligonucleotide of between 2 and 26 monomers of 5-fluorouridine 5'-monophosphate or 5-fluorodeoxyuridine 5'-monophosphate covalently linked via 3'- to 5'-phosphodiester linkages, where at the 3'- or 5'- terminus there is covalently linked a molecule selected from the group consisting of chole ...


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Yuris A Dzenis, Darrell H Reneker: Delamination resistant composites prepared by small diameter fiber reinforcement at ply interfaces. Board of Regents University of Nebraska Lincoln, Scott C Rand, William J Breen III, Suiter & Associates PC, July 24, 2001: US06265333 (201 worldwide citation)

A fiber reinforced composite material comprising a resin matrix and primary reinforcement fibers and further comprising secondary, smaller diameter, reinforcement fibers at one or more ply interfaces, or portion thereof, provides improved interlaminar toughness, strength, and delamination resistance ...


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Rodney S Markin, Eldon L Tackett, Stephen J Hoskinson: Specimen carrier. Board of Regents University of Nebraska, Mark D Frederiksen, Zarley McKee Thomte Voorhees & Sease, May 23, 1995: US05417922 (88 worldwide citation)

A specimen carrier for transporting conventional specimen tubes throughout an automatic laboratory conveyance system includes a generally rectilinear carrier body with a forward face having an identification zone delimited thereon. An identification code is marked in the identification zone so as to ...


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Dennis R Alexander: Apparatus and method for detection and concentration measurement of trace metals using laser induced breakdown spectroscopy. Board of Regents University of Nebraska Lincoln, Suiter & Associates PC, December 8, 1998: US05847825 (88 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for in situ detection and concentration measurement of trace elements in an analysis sample is disclosed. The invention uses laser induced breakdown spectroscopy (LIBS) wherein femtosecond pulsed laser energy is employed to produce the plasma. The femtosecond pulsed laser ener ...


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Dennis R Alexander: Femtosecond laser utilization methods and apparatus and method for producing nanoparticles. Board of Regents University of Nebraska Lincoln, Scott C Rand, William J Breen III, Suiter & Associates PC, December 3, 2002: US06489589 (44 worldwide citation)

The present invention teaches various femtosecond machining and drilling apparatus and processes for fabricating tools and the like from both traditional and non-traditional materials. Also described are novel tools such as scalpels, and nozzles fabricated from the apparatus and processes of the pre ...


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Viswas M Ghorpade, Milford A Hanna: Method and apparatus for production of levulinic acid via reactive extrusion. Board of Regents University of Nebraska Lincoln, Suiter & Associates P C, January 12, 1999: US05859263 (38 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a continuous process for preparing levulinic acid from starch in a reactive extrusion process. In a preferred embodiment, the extrusion takes place in a twin-screw extruder having a plurality of temperature zones wherein the starch slurry is preconditioned, extruded, ...


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Maher K Tadros, Amin Einea, Mohsen Saleh: Prestressed concrete joist. Board of Regents University of Nebraska Lincoln, Suiter & Associates PC, September 30, 1997: US05671573 (29 worldwide citation)

A precast, prestressed concrete joist having web openings through which mechanical and electrical equipment may pass. In an exemplary embodiment, the joist comprises generally horizontal opposite top and bottom concrete members with a concrete web interposed between them. This web may have openings ...


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Mark G Reedy, Kevin L Barton: System for controlling the internal temperature of a respirator. Board of Regents University of Nebraska, Chook Hardy & Bacon L, May 7, 2002: US06382208 (17 worldwide citation)

A system for controlling the temperature and relative humidity of the interior chamber of a respirator is disclosed. In the preferred embodiment, the system includes a body configured to conform to the face of a user and form an interior chamber defined by the respirator body and the face of the use ...


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Andrew W Wolfe: Two piece wrist-hand-finger orthosis. Board of Regents University of Nebraska Medical Center, Nancy T Morris, Stinson Morrison Hecker, February 17, 2004: US06692453 (16 worldwide citation)

A two-piece wrist-hand-finger orthosis of the present invention includes a rigid forearm section secured to the patient's arm, and a rigid hand section with a proximally projecting extension lever. The hand section is donned on the patient with the patient's hand in flexion. The hand secti ...


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Luther D Clements Jr, Holmes Carlton S: Animal litter. Board of Regents University of Nebraska, Vincent L Carney, February 4, 1992: US05085175 (15 worldwide citation)

To provide an animal litter from seed hulls such as sunflower hulls, seed hulls having a fatty acid content between 1 percent to 15 percent by weight, at least 40 percent of the fatty acid being unsaturated fatty acid and being between 50 to 95 percent by weight of hulls, is formed as pellets withou ...