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Kevin R Stone, Allen H DeSatnick: Suture anchor assembly. Kevin R Stone, Lappin & Kusmer, December 6, 1994: US05370662 (453 worldwide citation)

Suture anchor assembly for attaching soft tissue to bone. The assembly includes an elongated member having a self-tapping threaded portion at one proximal end, and an integral eyelet for receiving a suture at its distal end. The distal end further includes a receiver for a rotating driver device, su ...


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Kevin R Stone, Shu Tung Li: Prosthetic articular cartilage. ReGen Corporation, Lappin & Kusmer, April 26, 1994: US05306311 (420 worldwide citation)

A prosthetic, resorbable articular cartilage and methods of its fabrication and insertion are disclosed. The prosthetic articular cartilage, when implanted in a humanoid joint, acts as a resorbable scaffold for ingrowth of native articular chondrocytes and supports natural articulating joint forces. ...


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Mark A Saab: Heat transfer catheters and methods of making and using same. Lappin & Kusmer, April 29, 1997: US05624392 (384 worldwide citation)

Heat transfer catheter apparatus and methods of making and using same are disclosed wherein fluid connection means is provided between the distal portions of two adjacent, thin-walled, high strength fluid lumens to define a closed loop fluid circulation system capable of controlled delivery of therm ...


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Michael A Martinelli: Method and system for navigating a catheter probe. Lappin & Kusmer, January 14, 1997: US05592939 (334 worldwide citation)

A system for navigating a catheter probe through a body cavity includes a sensing coil affixed to a distal end of the probe. Magnetic fields are projected into the body cavity to induce voltage signals in the sensing coil that are sufficient to describe the orientation and position of the probe. A s ...


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Mark A Saab: Multi-lumen balloons and catheters made therewith. Advanced Polymers Incorporated, Lappin & Kusmer, August 30, 1994: US05342301 (277 worldwide citation)

Multi-lumen balloons for use as or in conjunction with balloon dilation catheters, and methods for making such balloons, are disclosed.


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Sudhir Agrawal, Jin Yan Tang: Aminoalkylphosphorothioamidate oligonucleotide deratives. Worcester Foundation for Biomedical Research, Lappin & Kusmer, July 16, 1996: US05536821 (242 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are methods of producing a synthetic oligonucleotide of selected nucleotide sequence which is internally functionalized at at least one selected location with an aminoalkylphosphorothioamidate and labelled with a nonradioactive material. Also disclosed are oligonucleotides produced by this ...


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Richard M Schwartz, Long Nguyen: Single tree method for grammar directed, very large vocabulary speech recognizer. BBN Corporation, Lappin & Kusmer, April 15, 1997: US05621859 (240 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a method of large vocabulary speech recognition that employs a single tree-structured phonetic hidden Markov model (HMM) at each frame of a time-synchronous process. A grammar probability is utilized upon recognition of each phoneme of a word, before recognition of the entire ...


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Sudhir Agrawal, Jin Yan Tang: Aminoalkylphosphotriester oligonucleotide derivatives. Worcester Foundation for Biomedical Research, Lappin & Kusmer, July 30, 1996: US05541306 (240 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are methods of producing a synthetic oligonucleotide of selected nucleotide sequence which is internally functionalized at least one selected location with an aminoalkylphosphotriester, and labelled with a nonradioactive material. Also disclosed are oligonucleotides produced by this method ...


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Kevin R Stone: Osteotomy wedge device, kit and methods for realignment of a varus angulated knee. Lappin & Kusmer, December 28, 1999: US06008433 (231 worldwide citation)

The invention provides an osteotomy device, and kit and methods for realigning varus angulated knees. The device involves a substantially wedge-shaped body having two intersecting principal surfaces angularly offset. These principal surfaces extend in a direction of a drive axis about a principal pl ...


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Sudhir Agrawal, Jinyan Tang: Site-specific functionalization of oligodeoxynucleotides for non-radioactive labelling. Hybridon, Lappin & Kusmer, June 14, 1994: US05321131 (231 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are compounds consisting of a plurality of nucleosides which are covalently linked by at least one aminoalkylphosphoramidate linkage of the formula ##STR1## wherein n=2 to 6 and Nu.sub.1 and Nu.sub.2 represent nucleoside phosphates.