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Nicholas Kipshidze, Victor Nikolychik, John E Baker: Method for sealing blood vessel puncture sites. Bioseal, Dick and Harris, August 1, 1995: US05437292 (320 worldwide citation)

A method for percutaneous sealing of punctures in arterial and venous blood vessels is provided. After catheterization of any vessel or organ for diagnostic or interventional procedures or endoscopic or orthopedic procedures involving the intentional puncture and penetration of a vessel wall, or the ...


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William W Bassett, Robert M Russ, Charles A Glorioso: Appliance interface apparatus and automated residence management system. Gas Research Institute, Dick and Harris, January 6, 1998: US05706191 (254 worldwide citation)

A method for bringing an appliance and/or an electrical or mechanical system of a residence into communication with another, or with a control device within the residence, or with an other communication source outside the residence, so as to establish a home automation system, or enlarge upon an exi ...


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Andre Charles Anthony: Automatic generation of hypertext links to multimedia topic objects. Dick and Harris, September 29, 1998: US05815830 (240 worldwide citation)

Topic objects are stored with textual data objects containing references to other topic objects. The textual data objects are string-correlated to the topic objects to determine which topic objects are referenced in each textual data object. Hypertext links are generated for each reference in the te ...


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John B Schramm, Anton Mittermeier: Automatic tissue sampling apparatus. M3 Systems, Dick and Harris, February 8, 1994: US05284156 (230 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for the automated and facilitated handling and operation of a biopsy needle system, having a first inner needle component and a second outer needle component. The first inner and second outer needles are provided with first and second handles, respectively, which are fitted into first a ...


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Andrew Brown, Gabriel Rebeiz: High quality-factor tunable resonator. M Squared Filters, Law Offices of Dick and Harris, September 17, 2002: US06452465 (227 worldwide citation)

A high quality-factor, tunable radio frequency or microwave resonator is disclosed. The resonator includes one or more microelectromechanical switches positioned along its length. The switches are comprised of metal membrane bridges spanning the microstrip resonator. The bridges are connected to rad ...


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James M Zalabak: Lottery-type gaming system having multiple playing levels. Douglas Press, Dick and Harris, April 18, 1995: US05407200 (211 worldwide citation)

A lottery-type gaming system having multiple levels of play. The gaming system includes a plurality of playing cards and a master game card. Each of the playing cards includes at least one game symbol displayed thereon. Game symbols which are winning game symbols are displayed upon at least one of t ...


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Ashok V Joshi, James O Davis, Truman Wold, Giorgio di Palma: Fluid delivery apparatus and method. Ceramatec, Dick and Harris, July 28, 1998: US05785688 (168 worldwide citation)

An apparatus (120) useful for, among other things, subcutaneous drug delivery includes a housing (124), a fluid reservoir (154) disposed within the housing for storing the fluid, a pump or pressurized chamber for pressurizing a driving gas and exerting a force on the fluid reservoir to expel the flu ...


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Fong Ming, Ngai Ming Tsang: Encoder apparatus and decoder apparatus for a television signal having embedded viewer access control data. Vtech Communications, Dick and Harris, January 20, 1998: US05710815 (162 worldwide citation)

An encoding apparatus and an associated decoding apparatus for a television signal having embedded viewer access control data. A program category code is inserted into a television signal by the encoding apparatus, identifying at least one attribute of program content of an associated television pro ...


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Michael W Sheppard: Flexible connector. Senior Engineering Investments, Dick and Harris, August 23, 1994: US05340165 (117 worldwide citation)

A flexible connector for connecting adjacent ends of substantially successive pipes in an exhaust system. An input coupler and an output coupler have at least one articulated joint arranged between them. A flexible tubular bellows substantially surrounds at least part of the input and output coupler ...


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Alexandr Poloyko, Raymond Firfer: Apparatus for facilitating the performance of surgical procedures such as the placement of sutures, ligatures and the like. Innovative Surgical Instruments, Dick and Harris, April 21, 1998: US05741276 (113 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for facilitating the performance of surgical procedures such as the placement of sutures, ligatures and the like, having a cannula portion and a stylet portion. The apparatus is configured to hold a suturing needle or the like, having an attached thread. The apparatus holds the trailing ...