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George Goicoechea, John Hudson, Claude Mialhe, Andrew H Cragg, Michael D Dake: Endoluminal prosthesis and system for joining. Boston Scientific Technology, Ratner & Prestia, September 12, 2000: US06117167 (168 worldwide citation)

A stent joining means is provided for joining a first endoluminal stent to a second endoluminal stent to define a continuous lumen through the first and second endoluminal stents. The stent joining means includes two transversely spaced female portions on the first endoluminal stent. The stent joini ...


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Charles S Owen, John C Silvia, Louis D Angelo, Paul A Liberti: Magnetic-polymer particles. Immunicon Corporation, Ratner & Prestia, January 3, 1989: US04795698 (167 worldwide citation)

A magnetic-polymer particle, useful in immunoassay techniques and various other biological/medical applications is produced by coprecipitation of transition metals in the presence of a polymer having available coordination sites. These particles are capable of forming stable aqueous suspensions and ...


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Yosuke Fujita: Method and system for displayed menu activation using a matching distinctive arrangement of keypad actuators. Panasonic Technologies, Ratner & Prestia, January 28, 1997: US05598523 (166 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for controlling equipment from a remote location is disclosed. A control keypad having a distinctive key arrangement such as an array is used to interact with a display device (e.g. TV), located independently from the control keypad. A control menu is displayed on the display device whe ...


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Ben H Nikkels, John M Hegarty, Gregory T Field, Steven Rosone: Slicing disposable blood sampling device. Graphic Controls Corporation, Ratner & Prestia, June 18, 1996: US05527333 (165 worldwide citation)

A disposable blood sampling device for slicing a precise incision of predetermined length and depth in the skin of a patient. The device includes a hollow housing having a top surface with an opening, a front surface, a rear surface, and a bottom surface with an elongated slot adapted to contact the ...


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Michael K Beaubiah: Integral medical electrode including a fusible conductive substrate. Graphic Controls Corporation, Ratner & Prestia, March 28, 1995: US05400782 (165 worldwide citation)

An integral medical electrode for monitoring and diagnostic applications which includes a fusible conductive substrate to which are fused the other components, such as the conductor, of the electrode. The fusible conductive substrate includes a non-conductive carrier providing a support layer; a con ...


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Hidemi Henmi, Shigeru Takano, Hideto Nakahigashi, Ken Sakamoto: Transmission system and receiver using teletext information for programming video recorder. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Ratner & Prestia, September 3, 1996: US05552833 (164 worldwide citation)

A method and system in which television-program table information is transmitted using teletext formats in a coding transmission system. On the reception side, reservation of video recording with an image recording apparatus is effected by making use of the transmitted television-program table infor ...


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Farrukh A Latif, Michael D Stevens, John A Moysey, Michael Shinkarovsky, Hung Nguyen, Michele Z Dale: Programmable multiple I/O interface controller. Unisys Corporation, Ratner & Prestia, February 22, 1994: US05289580 (164 worldwide citation)

An I/O interface controller is disclosed which can be programmed to interact with a variety of interface protocols. The host side and the peripheral side of the interface controller are independently programmable. All significant operations are performed in a single chip gate array. The gate array i ...


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Yosuke Fujita, Steve P Lam: Distribution system and method for menu-driven user interface. Panasonic Technologies, Ratner & Prestia, March 19, 1996: US05500794 (162 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for distributing control menus over a multi-channel distribution network such as a CEBus throughout a home is disclosed. The apparatus includes a controller such as a personal computer for centrally generating control menus as video information on available channels of the multi-channel ...


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Brent Tzion Hailpern, Peter Kenneth Malkin, Robert Jeffrey Schloss, Philip Shi lung Yu: Apparatus and method for dynamic meta-tagging of compound documents. International Business Machines Corporation, Ratner & Prestia, July 25, 2000: US06094657 (161 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus to dynamically maintain META-tag information specifying categorization and/or degree of compound documents, which are collections or hierarchy of collections of objects (possibly web pages), for efficient retrieval of leaf or intermediate objects with specific characteristics ...


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Karoly C Abraham: Communications apparatus and method for transmitting and receiving multiple modulated signals over electrical lines. Ratner & Prestia, September 27, 1994: US05351272 (159 worldwide citation)

The present invention discloses an improved electrical communication apparatus which communicates high speed data/information over existing AC wiring, provides a phase linear environment for electrical transmission and reception of information on electrical wiring and provides a means for simultaneo ...