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Shlomo Gabbay: Prosthetic heart valve. Jordan B Bierman, July 26, 1988: US04759758 (382 worldwide citation)

An improved prosthetic heart valve comprises a support body or stent covered by a layer of biological tissue having only the smooth surfaces thereof presented outwardly. The stent has a cutaway section and a flexible cusp sewn thereto for opening and closing the valve. The valve cusp is made of peri ...


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Christopher B Wright, Stephen Bristow: Automated transaction system. Wright Technologies, Jordan B Bierman, Leighton K Chong, January 31, 1989: US04802218 (271 worldwide citation)

An automated transaction system employs a card maintaining an account balance and a terminal for dispensing an article of value and debiting the card's balance. The card has a secure, resident microprocessor which executes an interactive handshake recognition procedure with a secure, resident microp ...


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Samuel H Jackson: Connector for semi-rigid coaxial cable. Kings Electronics Co, Jordan B Bierman, June 9, 1992: US05120260 (134 worldwide citation)

An improved electrical connector for receiving a semirigid coaxial cable includes, at the proximal end of the connector body, an annular sleeve inwardly tapered to a diameter smaller than the minimum manufactured diameter of the cable, and a plurality of relatively narrow slots axially defined in th ...


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Kiyotaka Naitou: Push button switch. Sumitomo Wiring Systems, Jordan B Bierman Muserlian and Lucas Bierman, August 12, 1997: US05655650 (127 worldwide citation)

There is disclosed a push button switch which comprises rubber contacts each including a contact portion (311), a flared portion (312) formed integrally with the periphery of the contact portion (311), and a ring-shaped portion (313) formed integrally with a lower end of the flared portion (312) and ...


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Masakazu Fukuchi, Kiyoshi Akazawa, Masahiko Matsunawa, Hiroshi Niki, Shunji Matsuo, Hiroyuki Yamamoto, Yoshinori Abe: Image processing method and image forming apparatus. Konishiroku Photo, Jordan B Bierman, April 25, 1989: US04825246 (126 worldwide citation)

An image processing method and apparatus wherein document information is separated by using an optical device into two colors that are complementary to each other, converted photo-electrically and processed by using a photo-electric conversion device, and extracted on the basis of the result of proc ...


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Yoshiaki Kimura, Masanori Kawai, Yoshinori Mochizuki, Haruhiko Momose: Camera utilizing a satellite positioning system. Konica Corporation, Jordan B Bierman Muserlian and Lucas Bierman, June 15, 1999: US05913078 (112 worldwide citation)

In a camera for receiving an electric wave including position information from a satellite of Global Positioning System and for recording a photographing position together with a photographed image, wherein a photographing attitude of the camera is arbitrarily changed in accordance with an image to ...


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Shlomo Gabbay: Method of and means for intraaortic assist. Shelhigh, Jordan B Bierman, July 9, 1985: US04527549 (104 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus are described to provide improved cardiac assist by the use of a new form of intraaortic balloon. A single small balloon may be placed in the ascending aorta close to the aortic valve, such placement being effective to produce a substantially stronger augmentation of heart act ...


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Shlomo Gabbay: Atriotomy button and implantation device. Shelhigh, Jordan B Bierman, Linda Bierman, C Cornell Remsen Jr, January 3, 1984: US04423730 (90 worldwide citation)

A device and procedure are provided which enable the attachment of a hollow cylindrical atriotomy button to, for example, the atrial appendage. The inventive device, which carries on its end the inner portion of an atriotomy button, is inserted through an incision in the hollow organ. When the devic ...


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Isao Matsuoka, Masahiro Shigetomi: Developer cartridge and developer replenishing apparatus. Konica Corporation, Jordan B Bierman Muserlian and Lucas Bierman, March 30, 1999: US05890040 (89 worldwide citation)

A toner container for use in an image forming apparatus having a toner receiving section, includes a cylindrical container body in which toner is stored, the cylindrical container body having a toner discharging end and provided with a spiral rib provided on its inner circumferential surface so that ...


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Shlomo Gabbay: Means for intraaortic assist and method of positioning a catheter therefor. Jordan B Bierman, May 3, 1988: US04741328 (88 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus to provide an improved cardiac assist by the use of a new form of intraaortic balloon are described. A single small balloon may be placed in the ascending aorta close to the aortic valve, such a placement being effective to produce a substantially stronger augmentation of hear ...