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Borzu Sohrab: Monitoring analyte concentration using minimally invasive devices. LifeScan, Carol M LaSalle, Bozicevic Field & Francis, April 15, 2003: US06549796 (426 worldwide citation)

A method of monitoring the concentration of an analyte in a host or portion thereof over a given period of time. The method includes the steps of: (a) making a first analyte concentration measurement at a first point of time using a single use analyte concentration measuring device; (b) making a sec ...


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Charles S Taylor, William N Aldrich, Thomas L Baughman, Federico J Benetti, Brian J Bennett, Michael J Billig, Thomas J Fogarty, John J Frantzen, Richard S Ginn, Robert C Glines, Harry L Green, Dwight P Morejohn, Brent Regan, Eugene E Reis, Amr Salahieh, Ivan Sepetka, Benjamin Sherman, Christian Skieller, Valavanur A Subramanian, Gary B Weller, William F Witt: Surgical instrument for stabilizing the beating heart during coronary artery bypass graft surgery. Cardiothoracic Systems, Alan W Cannon, Bozicevic Field & Francis, February 12, 2002: US06346077 (336 worldwide citation)

The invention is methods and devices which a surgeon may use to stabilize the beating heart during a surgical procedure on the heart. Pursuant to the invention, a stabilizing device is introduced through an opening in the chest and brought into contact with the beating heart. By contacting the heart ...


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Anthony Joonkyoo Yun, Patrick Yuarn Bor Lee: Treatment of conditions through electrical modulation of the autonomic nervous system. Palo Alto Investors, Bret Field, Bozicevic Field & Francis, December 12, 2006: US07149574 (324 worldwide citation)

Methods are provided for treating a subject for a condition caused by an abnormality in the subject's autonomic nervous system. In accordance with the subject methods, at least a portion of a subject's autonomic nervous system is electrically modulated to increase the parasympathetic activity/sympat ...


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Timothy J Ohara, Mahyar Z Kermani: Electrochemical methods and devices for use in the determination of hematocrit corrected analyte concentrations. LifeScan, Carol M LaSalle, Bozicevic Field & Francis, November 5, 2002: US06475372 (320 worldwide citation)

Methods and devices for determining the concentration of an analyte in a physiological sample are provided. In the subject methods, the physiological sample is introduced into an electrochemical cell having a working and reference electrode. A first electric potential is applied to the cell and the ...


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Lester John Lloyd, Melissa Ann Prince: Patient interface system with a scale. Alere Incorporated, Karl Bozicevic Bozicevic Field & Francis, June 27, 2000: US06080106 (293 worldwide citation)

A patient interface system for collecting and transferring data from a patient to a remote monitoring system, as well as methods for its use, are provided. The subject system uses: (a) a data collection device with a sensor and an interrogation device; (b) a processing device for processing the coll ...


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Borzu Sohrab: Methods for automatically monitoring analyte concentration using minimally invasive devices. LifeScan, Carol M LaSalle, Bozicevic Field & Francis, May 18, 2004: US06738654 (261 worldwide citation)

A method of monitoring the concentration of an analyte in a host or portion thereof over a given period of time. The method includes the steps of: (a) making a first analyte concentration measurement at a first point of time using a single use analyte concentration measuring device; (b) making a sec ...


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Lester J Lloyd, Peter M Lloyd, Reid M Rubsamen, Jeffrey A Schuster: Device and method of creating aerosolized mist of respiratory drug. Aradigm Corporation, Karl Bozicevic Field & Francis Bozicevic, August 10, 1999: US05934272 (255 worldwide citation)

Devices, packaging and methodology for efficiently and repeatably creating aerosolized bursts of a formulation of respiratory drug are disclosed. Devices are hand-held, self-contained units which are automatically actuated at the same release point in a patient's inspiratory flow cycle. The release ...


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Nobuaki Hori, Claude Geoffrey Davis, Krisztina M Zsebo, Aya Jakobovits: Production of a multimeric protein by cell fusion method. Abgenix, Japan Tobacco, Carol L Bozicevic Field & Francis Francis, June 29, 1999: US05916771 (247 worldwide citation)

The present invention features a method of producing a multimeric protein from a hybrid cell formed from the fusion of two or more cells, each of which cell is engineered to express one component of the multimeric protein, as well as a method for screening for successful fusion of the cells to produ ...


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Shimon Weiss, Marcel Bruchez Jr, Paul Alivisatos: Organo luminescent semiconductor nanocrystal probes for biological applications and process for making and using such probes. The Regents of the University of California, Karl Bozicevic, Bozicevic Field & Francis, July 23, 2002: US06423551 (230 worldwide citation)

A semiconductor nanocrystal compound is described capable of linking to an affinity molecule. The compound comprises (1) a semiconductor nanocrystal capable of emitting electromagnetic radiation and/or absorbing energy, and/or scattering or diffracting electromagnetic radiation—when excited by an el ...


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Tahir Sadik Khan, Yeung Siu Yu, Edward G Rice: Methods of manufacturing reagent test strips. LifeScan, Susan C Tall, Bozicevic Field & Francis, October 5, 2004: US06800488 (225 worldwide citation)

Methods for making reagent test strips are provided. In the subject methods, a test strip precursor made up of an elongated support material having a planar surface and a narrow stripe of reagent material positioned along its central axis is cut according to an inter-digitating pattern to produce th ...