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Donald P Weeks, Xiao Zhuo Wang, Patricia L Herman: Methods and materials for making and using transgenic dicamba-degrading organisms. Board of Regents of University of Nebraska, Akerman Senterfitt, February 21, 2012: US08119380 (362 worldwide citation)

The invention provides isolated and at least partially-purified dicamba-degrading enzymes, isolated DNA molecules coding for dicamba-degrading enzymes, DNA constructs coding for dicamba-degrading enzymes, transgenic host cells comprising DNA coding for dicamba-degrading enzymes, and transgenic plant ...


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Gary S Sayler, Michael L Simpson, Bruce M Applegate, Steven A Ripp: In vivo biosensor apparatus and method of use. UT Battelle, University of Tennessee Research Corporation, Akerman Senterfitt, January 6, 2004: US06673596 (335 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are bioluminescent bioreporter integrated circuit devices that detect selected analytes in fluids when implanted in the body of an animal. The device comprises a bioreporter that has been genetically engineered to contain a nucleic acid segment that comprises a cis-activating response elem ...


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Martin A Sloane, Tod Bogan: Interactive shopping system with mobile apparatus. Retail Multimedia Corporation, Akerman Senterfitt, August 13, 2002: US06434530 (285 worldwide citation)

An interactive system adapted for use in a shopping venue, comprises: an interactive and intelligent source of information, for example supplemental information related to articles available for selection by shoppers in a shopping venue, and not otherwise available to the shoppers during shopping; a ...


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David J Allard, Keith N Fortenberry, Brad J Konopik, Robert M Szabo, James J Toohey: Electronic commerce with shopping list builder. International Business Machines, Akerman Senterfitt, June 19, 2001: US06249773 (235 worldwide citation)

A method for engaging in electronic commerce (e-commerce) over a network from an e-commerce site, comprises the steps of: storing data representing an inventory of items for sale at the e-commerce site; storing historic and active shopping lists of respective shoppers at the e-commerce site; providi ...


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Linda M Boyer, James R Lewis, Kerry A Ortega, Ji Wee Tan: Method for hands-free operation of a pointer. International Business Machines Corporation, Akerman Senterfitt, February 11, 2003: US06519566 (215 worldwide citation)

The method of the invention involves a plurality of steps including, defining a set of user voice commands for hands-free control of a pointer and, in response to receiving a first audio input recognized as one of the set of user voice commands, initiating motion of the pointer in a direction indica ...


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Neil Katz, Bruce P Semple, Edith H Stern, Barry E Willner: User controlled multi-device media-on-demand system. International Business Machines Corporation, Akerman Senterfitt, September 5, 2006: US07103906 (210 worldwide citation)

A method for providing configurable access to media in a media-on-demand system also can include delivering the media to a first client device in a format compatible with the first client device; interrupting the delivery of the media; recording a bookmark specifying a position in the media where th ...


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Weihong Tan, Swadeshmukul Santra, Peng Zhang, Rovelyn Tapec, Jon Dobson: Coated nanoparticles. University of Florida, Stanley A Kim, Akerman Senterfitt, April 15, 2003: US06548264 (208 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are silica-coated nanoparticles and a process for producing silica-coated nanoparticles. Silica-coated nanoparticles are prepared by precipitating nano-sized cores from reagents dissolved in the aqueous compartment of a water-in-oil microemulsion. A reactive silicate is added to coat the c ...


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Keith N Fortenberry, James J Toohey, Robert M Szabo, David J Allard: Method for electronic distribution and redemption of coupons on the world wide web. International Business Machines, Akerman & Senterfitt, January 1, 2002: US06336098 (204 worldwide citation)

A method and system for electronic distribution and redemption of coupons on a computer network. The method includes the steps of: providing an electronic coupon in the form of a machine readable computer file; permitting a user of a client machine to receive the computer file via the computer netwo ...


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Keith Loring, Paratosh Patel: Network universal spoken language vocabulary. International Business Machines, Akerman Senterfitt, February 27, 2001: US06195641 (179 worldwide citation)

A network spoken language vocabulary system for a speech application comprises: a network server and a plurality of network clients communicating with one another over a network; a central vocabulary list in the server for recognizable words; a speech recognition engine and a local vocabulary list c ...


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Richard C Cybul, Robert M Szabo, James J Toohey: Electronic commerce site with query interface. International Business Machines, Akerman Senterfitt, June 12, 2001: US06246997 (168 worldwide citation)

An electronic commerce site, comprising: a point of sale (POS) system, having a POS loyalty database and a POS purchase history database; a list builder tool having an on-line shopping history database; a query interface between the POS system and the list builder tool, the POS system accepting data ...