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Anthony Joonkyoo Yun, Patrick Yuarn Bor Lee: Treatment of conditions through modulation of the autonomic nervous system. Palo Alto Investors, Bret E Field, Bozicevic Field & Francis, April 22, 2008: US07363076 (190 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 modulated to increase the parasympathetic activity/sympathetic activit ...


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Brent R Constantz: Methods and devices for reducing the mineral content of vascular calcified lesions. Corazon Technologies, Bret E Field, Bozicevic Field & Francis, September 23, 2003: US06622732 (171 worldwide citation)

Methods and devices are provided for at least reducing the mineral content of a vascular calcified lesion, i.e. a calcified lesion present on the vascular tissue of a host. In the subject methods, the local environment of the lesion is maintained at a subphysiologic pH for a period of time sufficien ...


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Adva Yani, Paing C Huang: Reagent test strip for analyte determination having hemolyzing agent. LifeScan, Bret E Field, Bozicevic Field & Francis, November 26, 2002: US06485923 (156 worldwide citation)

Reagent test strips and methods for their use in the determination of the concentration of an analyte, e.g. glucose, in a physiological sample, are provided. The subject reagent test strips include one or more members of an analyte oxidation signal producing system and at least one hemolyzing agent. ...


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Tianmei Ouyang, Yeung Siu Yu: Test strips for detecting the presence of a reduced cofactor in a sample and method for using the same. LifeScan, Bret E Field, Bozicevic Field & Francis, July 16, 2002: US06420128 (153 worldwide citation)

Test strips and methods for their use in the detection of an analyte in a sample are provided. The subject test strips are characterized by at least including a water soluble tetrazolium salt on a surface of a positively charged substrate. In many embodiments, the water soluble tetrazolium salt is p ...


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Yeung Siu Yu, Mahesh Shah: Electrochemical test strip for use in analyte determination. LifeScan, Bret E Field, Carol M LaSalle, Bozicevic Field & Francis, April 6, 2004: US06716577 (150 worldwide citation)

Electrochemical test strips and methods for their use in the detection of an analyte in a physiological sample are provided. The subject test strips have a reaction zone defined by opposing metal electrodes separated by a thin spacer layer. The metal surface of at least one of the electrodes is modi ...


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Xiaoling Zheng, Yeung Siu Yu, Adva Yani, Paing C Huang: 8-(anilino)-1-naphthalenesulfonate analogs. LifeScan, Bret E Field, Bozicevic Field & Francis, April 17, 2001: US06218571 (136 worldwide citation)

8-(anilino)-1-naphthalenesulfonate (ANS) analogs and methods for their use in analyte detection assays are provided. The subject ANS analogs are characterized by having at least one non-hydrogen substituent on their phenyl moiety and producing a reaction product with 3-methyl-2-benzothiazolinone hyd ...


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Brent R Constantz, Peter K Johansson, Erin McGurk: Catheter systems and methods for their use in the treatment of calcified vascular occlusions. Corazon Technologies, Bret E Field, Bozicevic Field & Francis, March 4, 2003: US06527979 (132 worldwide citation)

Catheter systems and methods for their use in enhancing fluid flow through a vascular site occupied by a vascular occlusion are provided. The subject catheter systems include at least an aspiration catheter and at least one of a total occlusion insert catheter and a partial occlusion insert catheter ...


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Brent R Constanz, Mark T Fulmer, Bryan M Barr: Situ prepared calcium phosphate composition and method. Norian Corporation, Bertram I Rowland, Bret E Field, August 9, 1994: US05336264 (130 worldwide citation)

Setting times of calcium phosphate cement compositions are enhanced by the addition of phosphate or carbonate lubricant compositions. Methods for preparing the cement compositions are provided.


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Brent R Constantz: Method and apparatus for treatment of cardiovascular tissue mineralization. Corazon Technologies, Bret E Field, Bozicevic Field & Francis, May 28, 2002: US06394096 (126 worldwide citation)

A method and several assemblies for the reducing of mineralization of cardiovascular tissue in vivo is provided. The method involves contacting cardiovascular tissue, such as a valve or a vessel, with an acidic treatment solution. One apparatus is a balloon catheter assembly for the infusion of an a ...


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Karen W Shannon: Method for linear mRNA amplification. Agilent Technologies, Bret E Field, Gordon M Stewart, October 17, 2000: US06132997 (117 worldwide citation)

Methods for linearly amplifying mRNA to produce antisense RNA are provided. In the subject methods, mRNA is converted to double-stranded cDNA using a promoter-primer having a poly-dT primer site linked to a promoter sequence so that the resulting double-stranded cDNA is recognized by an RNA polymera ...