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Robert S Langer, Andreas Lendlein: Shape memory polymers. MnemoScience, Holland & Knight, May 14, 2002: US06388043 (503 worldwide citation)

Shape memory polymer compositions, articles of manufacture thereof, and methods of preparation and use thereof are described. The shape memory polymer compositions can hold more than one shape in memory. Suitable compositions include at least one hard segment and at least one soft segment. The T


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Rush E Simonson: Vertebral implant adapted for posterior insertion. Holland & Knight, June 3, 2003: US06572653 (401 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is an endoprosthetic implant for a human spinal disc. The structure of the implant allows it to be inserted posteriorly. This insertion is accomplished by performing a partial discectomy in the affected region. An intervertebral space is then created by removing the fibrocartilage between ...


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Goshi Biwa, Hiroyuki Okuyama: Selective growth method, and semiconductor light emitting device and fabrication method thereof. Sony Corporation, Robert J Depke, Holland & Knight, February 22, 2005: US06858081 (355 worldwide citation)

In a selective growth method, growth interruption is performed at the time of selective growth of a crystal layer on a substrate. Even if the thickness distribution of the crystal layer becomes non-uniform at the time of growth of the crystal layer, the non-uniformity of the thickness distribution o ...


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Robert S Langer, Andreas Lendlein: Shape memory polymers. MnemoScience, Holland & Knight, April 13, 2004: US06720402 (337 worldwide citation)

Shape memory polymer compositions, articles of manufacture thereof, and methods of preparation and use thereof are described. The shape memory polymer compositions can hold more than one shape in memory. Suitable compositions include at least one hard segment and at least one soft segment. At least ...


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Peter J Houzego, Peter N Morgan, Peter H Hirst, Duncan J Westland, Ian R Wilding: Ingestible device. Phaeton Research, Holland & Knight, October 14, 2003: US06632216 (264 worldwide citation)

An ingestible device for delivering a substance to a chosen location in the GI tract of a mammal includes a receiver of electromagnetic radiation for powering an openable part of the device to an opened position for dispensing of the substance. The receiver includes a coiled wire that couples the en ...


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Christopher M Campbell, Donald E Anselm, Jason D Blain, Joel P Bales, Dan L Pastrick, George A Ramirez, Rick B Delamarter, Leonard J Tokish Jr: Anterior cervical plate and fixation system. Alphatec Manufacturing, Holland & Knight, September 30, 2003: US06626907 (239 worldwide citation)

An anterior cervical plate is disclosed, along with threaded fasteners for securing the plate to vertebrae or other osseous material. The cervical plate has several pockets or apertures, preferably at least four, to receive a corresponding number of the fasteners. The pockets have spherical surfaces ...


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Tal Dayan, Ofer Goren, Dan Kikinis, William Ward Maggs: Alternative wirefree mobile device power supply method and system with free positioning. Holland & Knight, John P Moran, June 24, 2008: US07392068 (235 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a power delivery system for a mobile device. The power delivery system includes a contactor device and a plurality of first electrical contacts on the contactor device disposed in an interspersed arrangement wherein first electrical contacts of one polarity are interspersed wi ...


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Julie Straub, Howard Bernstein, Donald E Chickering III, Sarwat Khattak, Greg Randall: Porous drug matrices and methods of manufacture thereof. Acusphere, Holland & Knight, May 28, 2002: US06395300 (218 worldwide citation)

Drugs, especially low aqueous solubility drugs, are provided in a porous matrix form, preferably microparticles, which enhances dissolution of the drug in aqueous media. The drug matrices preferably are made using a process that includes (i) dissolving a drug, preferably a drug having low aqueous so ...


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Yeechun Lee, Victor Su: System and method for selective transfer of radio frequency power. Power Science, Holland & Knight, John P Moran, April 21, 2009: US07521890 (194 worldwide citation)

A system and method is provided for the inductive transfer of electric power between a substantially flat primary surface and a multitude of secondary devices in such a way that the power transfer is localized to the vicinities of individual device coils. The contact free power transfer does not req ...


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Simon F Williams, David P Martin, Frank A Skraly: Medical devices and applications of polyhydroxyalkanoate polymers. Metabolix, Holland & Knight, April 15, 2003: US06548569 (182 worldwide citation)

Devices formed of or including biocompatible polyhydroxyalkanoates are provided with controlled degradation rates, preferably less than one year under physiological conditions. Preferred devices include sutures, suture fasteners, meniscus repair devices, rivets, tacks, staples, screws (including int ...