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Kingsley Richard Chin: Apparatus and method for the replacement of posterior vertebral elements. Aliki K Collins, AKC Patents, December 30, 2003: US06669729 (423 worldwide citation)

An orthopedic implantable device articulately connects a first spinal vertebra to an adjacent second spinal vertebra along the midline of the first and second vertebrae or along an axis medial to the facets. The device includes a first component having a male articulation member and a second compone ...


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Kingsley Richard Chin: Apparatus and method for spine fixation. Aliki K Collins, AKC Patents, September 30, 2003: US06626909 (166 worldwide citation)

A spine fixation assembly connecting a first and second vertebra includes first and second elongated plates that form an X-shaped structure. The first elongated plate has a first and a second end that are attached to a first location of the first vertebra and to a second location of the second verte ...


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Daniel R Baker, Carly A Thaler, Alex E Kunzler, David T Stinson: Spinal fixation locking mechanism. Spinefrontier, AKC Patents, Aliki K Collins, March 4, 2008: US07338491 (148 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a locking mechanism and method of fixation, such as the fixation of a fixation device like a bone screw and of a stabilization device like a rod to the spine. The locking mechanism includes a seat and a locking element. The seat includes a bottom portion configured t ...


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Kingsley Richard Chin: Apparatus and method for connecting spinal vertebrae. Spinefrontier LLS, AKC Patents, Aliki K Collins, October 16, 2007: US07282064 (144 worldwide citation)

An orthopedic implantable device articulately connecting a first spinal vertebra to an adjacent second spinal vertebra includes a pair of first components adapted to be attached to locations left and right of a midline of the first vertebra, respectively; and a pair of second components adapted to b ...


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Harald Genger, Martin Baecke, Hartmut Schneider: Anti-snoring device, method for reducing snoring, and a nasal air cannula. Seleon, Aliki K Collins, AKC Patents, July 25, 2006: US07080645 (92 worldwide citation)

The application relates to an anti-snoring device comprising a compressor and a nasal air cannula, the air compressed by the compressor being blown through the nasal air cannula into the nose of a sleeping person. The invention also relates to an optimized nasal air cannula for the anti-snoring devi ...


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Coach Wei: Computing architecture. Nexaweb Technologies, Aliki K Collins, AKC Patents, November 25, 2003: US06654784 (78 worldwide citation)

A computer system for executing a rich application over a network connection includes a backend server connected to an application server, a web server connected to the application server and to a client machine. The backend server stores and executes the rich application, which includes a Graphical ...


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Scott Goldthwaite, William Graylin: Mobile communication device equipped with a magnetic stripe reader. Way Systems, AKC Patents, Aliki K Collins, February 26, 2008: US07336973 (74 worldwide citation)

A wireless mobile device is adapted to access a wireless network and includes a subscriber identification module (SIM) card slot and a magnetic stripe reader module electrically connected to the SIM card slot and thereby to the wireless mobile phone. The magnetic stripe reader module is adapted to r ...


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Kingsley Richard Chin, Daniel R Baker, Daniel F Justin: Spinous process fixation device. Spinefrontier LLS, AKC Patents, Aliki K Collins, January 18, 2011: US07871426 (69 worldwide citation)

An implantable spinous process stabilization assembly includes a body, a bent arm and a straight arm. The body includes first and second crosspieces arranged parallel to each other, a first plate extending in a direction at right angle to first ends of the first and second crosspieces, first and sec ...


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Daniel R Baker, Carly A Thaler, Alex E Kunzler, Anthony V Finazzo: Multistage spinal fixation locking mechanism. Spinefrontier, AKC Patents, Aliki K Collins, October 12, 2010: US07811310 (51 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a locking mechanism and method of locking the relative positions of a fixation device like a bone screw and of a stabilization device like a rod. The locking mechanism includes a seat, a washer and a cap. The seat includes a bottom portion configured to receive the f ...


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Coach K Wei: System and method for stateful web-based computing. Nexaweb Technologies, AKC Patents, Aliki K Collins, April 26, 2005: US06886169 (40 worldwide citation)

A computing system for performing stateful distributed computing includes a client machine having a Client Runtime Environment (CRE) that is adapted to maintain the state of an application in the client machine. The CRE maintains state of the application by first retrieving a first markup document o ...