Ebtisam S Wilkins: Miniature implantable refillable glucose sensor and material therefor. University of New Mexico, Robert Becker, July 11, 1995: US05431160 (481 worldwide citation)

A reusable, miniature, implantable electrochemical sensor, a method of making the same, and a powder therefor are provided. Enzyme material is immobilized on bulk particulate matter, and a reaction chamber of the sensor is then filled therewith. The sensor is implanted in an environment where it com ...

Ebtisam S Wilkins: Vivo refillable glucose sensor. The University of New Mexico, Albert Sopp, January 22, 1991: US04986271 (431 worldwide citation)

An arrangement for prolonging the useful life of an electrochemical refillable implantable glucose sensor employing an enzyme material such as glucose oxidase immobilized on bulk particulate matter suspended in a fluid for reaction with components of bodily fluids and which enzyme material when exha ...

Mark R Robinson, Kenneth J Ward, Robert P Eaton, David M Haaland: Method of and apparatus for determining the similarity of a biological analyte from a model constructed from known biological fluids. University of New Mexico, Lowe Price LeBlanc Becker & Shur, December 4, 1990: US04975581 (384 worldwide citation)

The characteristics of a biological fluid sample having an analyte are determined from a model constructed from plural known biological fluid samples. The model is a function of the concentration of materials in the known fluid samples as a function of absorption of wideband infrared energy. The wid ...

Robert Cushman, Wolff M Kirsch, Yong H Zhu: Deformable plastic surgical clip. University of New Mexico, Hoffman Wasson & Gitler, January 8, 1991: US04983176 (379 worldwide citation)

A plastic surgical clip comprises a pair of arms having inturned opposing tips, the arms being joined by a bridge having a lesser cross-section to provide a locus for bending by drawing the ears in parallel directions against an intermediate support.

Ebtisam S Wilkins: Long-life membrane electrode for non-ionic species. University of New Mexico, Albert Sopp, March 21, 1989: US04813424 (356 worldwide citation)

An improved membrane electrode for measuring the concentration of a non-ionic species in an essentially aqueous medium comprising:

Wolff M Kirsch, Y Hua Zhu, Robert B Cushman: Surgical clip and applier. University of New Mexico, Charles Fallow, Martin Hoffman, May 29, 1990: US04929240 (304 worldwide citation)

A surgical clip is disclosed having a pair of spaced arms joined by a bridge that is deformed by pulling on a tang, which is connected to the bridge by a frangible neck. Also disclosed is a tool for pulling the tang, and an anastomosis procedure that may be quickly performed using the clip and tool.

Steven R J Brueck, Saleem H Zaidi: Method and apparatus for extending spatial frequencies in photolithography images. The University of New Mexico, Snell & Wilmer L, March 28, 2000: US06042998 (266 worldwide citation)

The present invention extends the available spatial frequency content of an image through the use of a method and apparatus for combining nonlinear functions of intensity to form three dimensional patterns with spatial frequencies that are not present in either of the individual exposures and that a ...

Wolff M Kirsch, Yong Hua Zhu, Robert B Cushman, Ellen Golds, H Jonathan Tovey: Tissue everting apparatus and method. University of New Mexico, November 2, 1999: US05976161 (255 worldwide citation)

A tissue everting apparatus includes at least one elongated frame, at least one actuator slidably mounted to the frame and longitudinally movable between proximal and distal positions, a tissue everting bulbous tip, and at least two prongs which are laterally movable between open and closed position ...

Wolff M Kirsch, Zhu Y Hua, Robert B Cushman: Surgical microclip. University of New Mexico, Charles W Fallow, Jean A Buttmi, May 6, 1986: US04586503 (246 worldwide citation)

A surgical microclip particularly adapted for microvascular anastomoses is described as including a pair of arcuate legs interconnected by a bridging section. The clip is formed of a unitary piece of biologically acceptable, plastically deformable material, and further has two spaced "ears" to facil ...

Mark Ries Robinson, Cliona Fleming, Howland Jones, Mark Rohrscheib: Apparatus and method for non-invasive spectroscopic measurement of analytes in tissue using a matched reference analyte. InLight Solutions, University of New Mexico, Crompton Seager & Tufte, April 11, 2006: US07027848 (244 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for building improved calibration models or for improving modifications to these models or validation of the models used in the non-invasive spectroscopic measurement of an analyte or attribute of tissue. The method uses a matched reference sample and measurement of that sample ...