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Jeffrey T Deal, Wilson Greatbatch: MRI-compatible medical device with passive generation of optical sensing signals. Biophan Technologies, Michael J Nickerson, Basch & Nickerson, March 23, 2004: US06711440 (198 worldwide citation)

An optical sense signal generator for medical device's having a photonic catheter containing optical conductors conducting light energy in two directions between electronics at a catheter proximal end and electrical stimulation and sensing components at a catheter distal end. An optical unit re ...


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Robert W Gray: Magnetic resonance imaging interference immune device. Biophan Technologies, Basch & Nickerson, Michael J Nickerson, October 17, 2006: US07123013 (139 worldwide citation)

A voltage compensation unit reduces the effects of induced voltages upon a device having a single wire line. The single wire line has balanced characteristic impedance. The voltage compensation unit includes a tunable compensation circuit connected to the wire line. The tunable compensation circuit ...


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Robert W Gray, Paul G Simpson III, Michael L Weiner: Magnetic resonance imaging interference immune device. Biophan Technologies, Basch & Nickerson, Michael J Nickerson, September 27, 2005: US06949929 (127 worldwide citation)

A voltage compensation unit reduces the effects of induced voltages upon a device having a single wire line. The single wire line has balanced characteristic impedance. The voltage compensation unit includes a tunable compensation circuit connected to the wire line. The tunable compensation circuit ...


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Michael L Weiner, Victor R Miller, Patrick R Connelly, Jeffrey L Helfer: Device and method for preventing magnetic-resonance imaging induced damage. Biophan Technologies, Basch & Nickerson, Michael J Nickerson, March 21, 2006: US07015393 (105 worldwide citation)

An electromagnetic shield has a first patterned or apertured layer having non-conductive materials and conductive material and a second patterned or apertured layer having non-conductive materials and conductive material. The conductive material may be a metal, a carbon composite, or a polymer compo ...


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Nancy R Kelly, Thomas I Yeh: Electronic image registration for a scanner. Xerox Corporation, Michael J Nickerson, June 18, 1996: US05528387 (98 worldwide citation)

A system electronically registers an image on an input document. The system includes a scanner for generating an image data stream representing an electronic image of the image on the input document and an edge detecting circuit for detecting edge data within the image data stream. A circuit calcula ...


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Richard H Tuhro: System and method for embedding machine coded destination information into a postal mark. Xerox Corporation, Michael J Nickerson, June 3, 1997: US05635694 (92 worldwide citation)

A system and method embeds a postal code in a postal mark. The system includes a scanner to input a destination zip code for a piece of mail and a control unit, connected to the scanner, to convert the destination zip code to zip code glyphs and to embed the zip code glyphs into a predetermined port ...


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Stuart G MacDonald, Jeffrey L Helfer, Michael L Weiner: Electromagnetic radiation immune medical assist device adapter. Biophan Technologies, Michael J Nickerson, Basch & Nickerson, April 20, 2004: US06725092 (92 worldwide citation)

An electromagnetic radiation immune medical assist system includes a medical assist device; a photonic lead having a proximal end and a distal end; and an adapter to operatively connect the medical assist device with the photonic catheter. The adapter includes a housing, an interface to provide an o ...


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Michael L Weiner, Jeffrey L Helfer, Stuart G MacDoanld, Patrick R Connelly, Victor Miller: Electromagnetic interference immune tissue invasive system. Biophan Technologies, Michael J Nickerson, Basch & Nickerson, November 16, 2004: US06819958 (86 worldwide citation)

An electromagnetic immune tissue invasive system includes a primary device housing. The primary device housing having a control circuit therein. A shielding is formed around the primary device housing to shield the primary device housing and any circuits therein from electromagnetic interference. A ...


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Michael L Weiner, Jeffrey L Helfer, Patrick R Connelly, Stuart G MacDonald, Victor Miller: Electromagnetic interference immune tissue invasive system. Biophan Technologies, Michael J Nickerson, Basch & Nickerson, April 6, 2004: US06718203 (85 worldwide citation)

An electromagnetic immune tissue invasive system includes a primary device housing. The primary device housing having a control circuit therein. A shielding is formed around the primary device housing to shield the primary device housing and any circuits therein from electromagnetic interference. A ...


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Michael L Weiner, Patrick R Connelly, Stuart G MacDonald, Jeffrey L Helfer, Victor Miller: Electromagnetic interference immune tissue invasive system. Biophan Technologies, Michael J Nickerson, Basch & Nickerson, September 28, 2004: US06799069 (75 worldwide citation)

An electromagnetic immune tissue invasive system includes a primary device housing. The primary device housing having a control circuit therein. A shielding is formed around the primary device housing to shield the primary device housing and any circuits therein from electromagnetic interference. A ...