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Robert F LeVeen, Randy Fox: Method for volumetric tissue ablation. Board of Regents Univ of Nebraska, Mark D Frederiksen, Zarley McKee Thomte Voorhees & Sease, February 9, 1999: US05868740 (404 worldwide citation)

A volumetric tissue ablation apparatus includes a probe having a plurality of wires journaled through a catheter with a proximal end connected to the active terminal of a generator and a distal end projecting from a distal end of the catheter. The probe wire distal ends are arranged in an array with ...


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Robert F LeVeen, Randy Fox: Apparatus for volumetric tissue ablation. Board of Regents of Univ of Nebraksa, Mark D Frederiksen, Zarley McKee Thomte Voorhees & Sease, October 27, 1998: US05827276 (146 worldwide citation)

A volumetric tissue ablation apparatus includes a probe having a plurality of wires journaled through a catheter with a proximal end connected to the active terminal of a generator and a distal end projecting from a distal end of the catheter. The probe wire distal ends are arranged in an array with ...


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Toby J English: Method for playing a wagering type card game. Mark D Frederiksen, Koley Jessen Daubman & Rupiper P C, November 16, 1999: US05984310 (116 worldwide citation)

A method of playing a casino type wagering card game includes the initial step of each player placing an initial wager. Five cards are then dealt to each player and seven cards are dealt to the dealer. Each player may then inspect the original dealt hand, and elect to stay pat or discard and draw on ...


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Marshall B Borchert, Douglas A Hartzell, Edward J Thomassen, Lee M Rezac: Apparatus and method for improving a time domain reflectometer. Mark D Frederiksen, Zarley McKee Thomte Voorhees & Sease, October 24, 1995: US05461318 (104 worldwide citation)

A method for detecting impedance discontinuities in two-conductor cable includes the initial step of transmitting a pulse of energy onto the cable and receiving any reflected pulses at a base location. The distance to the discontinuity is calculated by measuring the elapsed time between the transmit ...


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Rodney S Markin, Eldon L Tackett, Stephen J Hoskinson: Specimen carrier. Board of Regents University of Nebraska, Mark D Frederiksen, Zarley McKee Thomte Voorhees & Sease, May 23, 1995: US05417922 (88 worldwide citation)

A specimen carrier for transporting conventional specimen tubes throughout an automatic laboratory conveyance system includes a generally rectilinear carrier body with a forward face having an identification zone delimited thereon. An identification code is marked in the identification zone so as to ...


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John F Boje, Samuel R Brown, Rodney S Markin: Automated laboratory specimen organizer and storage unit. Lab Interlink, Mark D Frederiksen, Koley Jessen P C A Liability Organization, May 30, 2000: US06068437 (70 worldwide citation)

A laboratory organizer unit includes an enclosed housing with a storage area containing a plurality of racks for storing specimen containers, the racks movable throughout the storage area to permit access to all of the racks from an opening in the upper end of the storage area. A robotic transfer ap ...


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Paul C Hunt: System for detection of the phase of an electrical signal on an alternating circuit power line. National Rural Electric Cooperative Assn, Mark D Frederiksen, Zarley McKee Thomte Voorhees & Sease, November 14, 1995: US05467011 (68 worldwide citation)

A data transmission system for power line carriers includes a transmitter which generates a stable carrier frequency at a bandwidth of less than one hertz. The transmitter is connected to the power line to transmit the generated frequency over the power line to a receiver. The receiver implements fi ...


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J Bruce Bavitz: Dental implant drill guide system. Board of Regents Univ of NE at Lincoln, Mark D Frederiksen, Zarley McKee Thomte Voorhees & Sease, March 25, 1997: US05613852 (67 worldwide citation)

A method for imbedding a dental implant includes the initial step of casting a model of the patient's jaw and teeth in the vicinity of the implant site. A pilot hole is drilled in the implant site of the model, correlating to the ideal angle and location of the implant in the patient's jaw. A guide ...


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Rodney S Markin: Method for automatic testing of laboratory specimens. Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska, Mark D Frederiksen, Koley Jessen Daubman & Rupiper P C, November 16, 1999: US05985670 (60 worldwide citation)

A method for automatic testing of a laboratory specimen includes the initial step of obtaining a specimen to be tested and placing the specimen in a specimen container. The container is removably mounted in an independent carrier designed to carry an individual specimen through a laboratory to one o ...


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John F Boje, Samuel R Brown, J Michael Seaton: Specimen tube rack. Lab Interlink, Mark D Frederiksen, Koley Jessen Daubman & Rupiper P C, December 7, 1999: US05996818 (59 worldwide citation)

A specimen tube storage rack includes a hollow housing having a plurality of wells formed in the top wall and extending into the interior of the housing. An assembly of three parallel plates is mounted in an upper portion of the housing, with the top plate forming the top wall of the housing. Each p ...