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Truesdale Rembert Joseph Iii, Riggins Phillip H: Ultraviolet-resistant fabrics and methods for making them. Southern Mills, Truesdale Rembert Joseph Iii, Riggins Phillip H, PRATT John S, November 22, 2007: WO/2007/133177 (9 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the invention can provide a protective fabric includes a plurality of inherently flame resistant fibers, and at least one ultraviolet-resistant additive incorporated into the inherently flame resistant fibers through a dye process using a carrier, wherein the ultraviolet-resistant add ...


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Budaragin Leonid V, Deininger Mark: Coatings for metal casting parts. Russian American Technology Alliance, Budaragin Leonid V, Deininger Mark, PRATT John S, December 2, 2004: WO/2004/104261 (9 worldwide citation)

The method is disclosed for coating or impregnating a metal tool with a metal oxide to render the metal part more resistant to liquid metal attack or micro-welds. The method includes the steps of applying a liquid metal carboxylate composition, or a solution thereof, to a substrate material, and exp ...


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Thornberry Robert L, Stallings Jody: Surgical navigation system component fault interfaces and related processes. Smith & Nephew, PRATT John S, May 12, 2005: WO/2005/041802 (8 worldwide citation)

Devices and processes for use in computer aided or computer navigated surgery include one or more fault interfaces interposed between an indicium and an item to be used during surgery such as a body part, tool, implant, trial or other structure or component. After the indicia have been registered in ...


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Russell Thomas A, Terrill Grisoni Lauralan, Culley Patrick J, Ruffin Therise, Raburn Kevin: Surgical positioners. Smith & Nephew, Russell Thomas A, Terrill Grisoni Lauralan, Culley Patrick J, Ruffin Therise, Raburn Kevin, PRATT John S, May 19, 2005: WO/2005/044126 (8 worldwide citation)

Surgical positioners may include platforms, surgical item positioners and/or surgical references as well as methods for using stabilizer platforms, surgical item positioners and/or surgical references. Stabilizer platforms may include low profile platforms rigidly mounted to portions of an individua ...


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Mc, Combs Daniel: Methods and apparatuses for providing a reference array input device. Smith & Nephew, Mc, Combs Daniel, PRATT John S, October 20, 2005: WO/2005/096982 (8 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatuses for providing a reference array input device for use with a computer-aided surgical navigation system. A reference array input device according to an embodiment of the present invention is configured to provide a plurality of fiducial members comprising portions capable of be ...


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Stallings Jody, Terrill Grisoni Lauralan, Raburn Kevin: Quick disconnect and repositionable reference frame for computer assisted surgery. Smith & Nephew, Stallings Jody, Terrill Grisoni Lauralan, Raburn Kevin, PRATT John S, November 10, 2005: WO/2005/104977 (8 worldwide citation)

Devices and processes for use in computer aided or computer navigated surgery include one or more registering and securing mechanisms or, alternatively, one or more adjustable locking structures interposed between an indicium and an item to be used during surgery such as a body part, tool, implant, ...


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Carson Christopher Patrick: Surgical navigation systems and processes for unicompartmental knee arthroplasty. Smith & Nephew, Carson Christopher Patrick, PRATT John S, April 27, 2006: WO/2006/044367 (8 worldwide citation)

Systems and processes for tracking anatomy, instrumentation, trial implants, implants, and references, and rendering images and data related to them in connection with surgical operations, for example unicompartmental knee arthroplasties (“UKA”). These systems and processes are accomplished by using ...


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Norris William Robert, Allard James, Filippov Mikhail O, Haun Robert Dale, Turner Christopher David Glenn, Gilbertson Seth, Norby Andrew Julian: Systems and methods for switching between autonomous and manual operation of a vehicle. Deere & Company, Irobot Corporation, Norris William Robert, Allard James, Filippov Mikhail O, Haun Robert Dale, Turner Christopher David Glenn, Gilbertson Seth, Norby Andrew Julian, PRATT John S, May 3, 2007: WO/2007/050407 (8 worldwide citation)

System for switching between autonomous and manual operation of a vehicle wherein a mechanical control system receives manual inputs from a mechanical operation member and an actuator mated to the mechanical control by an electrically actuated clutch receives autonomous control signals generated by ...


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O Brien David, Abercrombie Matthew, Fonseca Michael, Cros Florent, Park Jin Woo, Singh Angad: Method of manufacturing implantable wireless sensor for in vivo pressure measurement. Cardiomems, O Brien David, Abercrombie Matthew, Fonseca Michael, Cros Florent, Park Jin Woo, Singh Angad, PRATT John S, January 4, 2007: WO/2007/002185 (8 worldwide citation)

A method of manufacturing a sensor for in vivo applications includes the steps of providing two wafers of an electrically insulating material. A recess is formed in the first wafer, and a capacitor plate is formed in the recess of the first wafer. A second capacitor plate is formed in a correspondin ...


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Mullis Kary B: Chemically programmable immunity. Mullis Kary B, PRATT John S, September 1, 2005: WO/2005/079423 (8 worldwide citation)

Methods and compositions for immediately immunizing an individual against any molecule or compound. The present invention comprises an immunity linker with at least two sites; (1) at least one first binding site that binds to an immune response component in an individual that has been pre-immunized ...