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William E Boebert, Thomas R Markham, Robert A Olmsted: Data enclave and trusted path system. Secure Computing Corporation, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter and Schmidt, January 4, 1994: US05276735 (411 worldwide citation)

A data communication system providing for the secure transfer and sharing of data via a local area network and/or a wide area network. The system includes a secure processing unit which communicates with a personal keying device and a crypto media controller attached to a user's Workstation. The com ...


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David A Scanlon: Method and apparatus for a fluid infusion system with linearized flow rate change. Pharmacia Deltec, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter and Schmidt, January 26, 1993: US05181910 (305 worldwide citation)

A programmable infusion pump and controller for automatically determining the interval between pump activations necessary to produce a substantially linear rate of increase or decrease in fluid flow, during the administration of fluids to a patient. The infusion pump contains a user interface, with ...


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Elizabeth D Rekow, Donald R Riley, Arthur G Erdman, Barney Klamecki, Yang Zhu, Jeong Ho Ahn: Method and apparatus for scanning and recording of coordinates describing three dimensional objects of complex and unique geometry. Regents of the University of Minnesota, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter and Schmidt, June 25, 1991: US05027281 (298 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a method and apparatus for the scanning and recording of coordinates describing three dimensional objects of complex and unique geometry. A computer acquires data describing an object and its surroundings, and constructs a computer-based three dimensional model of the ...


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Arthur G Erdman, Elizabeth D Rekow, Donald R Riley, Barney Klamecki, Yang Zhu, Jeong Ho Ahn: Automated high-precision fabrication of objects of complex and unique geometry. Regents of the University of Minnesota, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter and Schmidt, February 2, 1993: US05184306 (258 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a method and apparatus for the automated reproduction of three dimensional objects of complex and unique geometry. A computer acquires data describing an object and its surroundings, constructs a computer-based three dimensional model of the object from that data, supe ...


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David J Hartman, Frank Lewandowski: Variable margin pricing system. United Hardware Distributing Company, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter and Schmidt P A, October 13, 1998: US05822736 (189 worldwide citation)

A variable margin pricing system and method that generates retail prices based on customer price sensitivity. Products are grouped into pools from a first pool for most price sensitive products to a last pool for least price sensitive products. A logical relationship between margins and the customer ...


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Richard L Dunn: Non-polymeric sustained release delivery system. Atrix Laboratories, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter and Schmidt, April 7, 1998: US05736152 (179 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a method and composition for forming an implant in-situ within a body using non-polymeric materials, and the use of such implants as medical devices and drug delivery systems. The composition can be applied to an animal to treat periodontal disease or other tissue defect, en ...


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Theodore S Wortrich: Retainer for laparoscopic cannula. Surgin Surgical Instrumentation, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter and Schmidt, November 23, 1993: US05263939 (170 worldwide citation)

A cannula retaining device is disclosed in which a base includes a sleeve in the center thereof to provide a port for insertion of a cannula. A clamp including a compressible plug with an interior aperture that matches the diameter of the cannula is fitted into the base. The clamp includes a pair of ...


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Richard Henry Friend, Andrew Bruce Holmes, Donal Donat Conor Bradley, Paul Leslie Burn, Arno Kraft, Adam Richard Brown, Jeremy Henley Burroughes, Neil Clement Greenham: Electroluminescent devices. Cambridge Display Technologies, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter and Schmidt, September 15, 1998: US05807627 (160 worldwide citation)

An electroluminescent device has at least two active semiconductive conjugated polymer light emitting layers arranged between a cathode and an anode. The layers are arranged so that at least part of at least two layers lie in an emission zone of the device.


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William Phillip Jones, Arthur F Kaufmann, Colin Luck, Jukka I Saukkonen: Method and apparatus for managing shared data using a data surrogate and obtaining cost parameters from a data dictionary by evaluating a parse tree object. NCR Corporation, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter and Schmidt, November 18, 1997: US05689698 (129 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for providing access to object data stored in an object server in response to a database query. The method comprises the steps of receiving a database query comprising a relational operation with a data surrogate identifying object data stored in an object server, transforming ...


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Peter S Linsley, Jeffrey A Ledbetter, Nitin K Damle, William Brady: CTLA4 Ig fusion proteins. Bristol Myers Squibb Company, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter and Schmidt, December 1, 1998: US05844095 (120 worldwide citation)

The invention identifies the CTLA4 receptor as a ligand for the B7 antigen. The complete amino acid sequence encoding human CTLA4 receptor gene is provided. Methods are provided for expressing CTLA4 as an immunoglobulin fusion protein, for preparing hybrid CTLA4 fusion proteins, and for using the so ...