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Ying Che Huang, Thomas Y S Shen: Biosensor with multiple sampling ways. Apex Biotechnology Corporation, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Manbeck PC, August 2, 2005: US06923894 (145 worldwide citation)

A biosensor for detecting contents of biochemical components in a sample, comprising an electrically insulating substrate, a working electrode disposed on said substrate, a reference electrode disposed on said substrate, which is spaced from said working electrode, a reaction layer disposed on said ...


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Alain J Delache, Jacques Souquet, Paul F Emerson, James L Campbell: Apparatus and method for providing a breathing gas employing a bi-level flow generator with an AC synchronous motor. Mallinckrodt, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Manbeck PC, November 11, 2003: US06644310 (138 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for treating sleep apnea includes a bilevel flow generator having an alternating current (AC) synchronous motor coupled to a low inertia centrifugal rotor/impeller. The process of acceleration and deceleration of the rotor involves moving from frequency A, amplitude A to freq ...


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Svein Mathiassen, Jon Nysaether, Bjorn Erik Seeberg, Ovidiu Vermesan: Sensor unit, especially for fingerprint sensors. Idex ASA, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Manbeck PC, July 31, 2007: US07251351 (81 worldwide citation)

Sensor chip, especially for measuring structures in a finger surface, characterized in that it comprises an electronic chip of a per se known type being provided with a number of sensor electrodes for capacitance measurements, the chip being positioned on an electrically insulating substrate being p ...


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Shi back Nam: Leadframe using chip pad as heat conducting path and semiconductor package adopting the same. Fairchild Korea Semiconductor, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Manbeck pc, December 11, 2001: US06329706 (76 worldwide citation)

A leadframe and a semiconductor package adopting the leadframe, capable of effectively preventing moisture intrusion into the semiconductor package, and preventing flashing and reducing thermal stress on a chip pad during a molding process. The chip pad of the leadframe includes: at least two swaged ...


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Jon Tschudi: Method and apparatus for measuring structures in a fingerprint. SINTEF, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Manbeck PC, September 19, 2006: US07110577 (73 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus for the measuring of structures in a fingerprint or the like, comprising the measuring of chosen characteristics of the surface of the fingerprint, e.g. by measuring capacitance or resistivity, using a sensor array comprising a plurality of sensors, being positioned in contact w ...


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Takayuki Nonami: Portable radio communication apparatus. Mitsubishi Denki Kabushiki Kaisha, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Manbeck PC, May 15, 2007: US07218916 (70 worldwide citation)

The present invention aims at providing a portable radio communication apparatus in which forming of a message is easy. The portable radio communication apparatus is provided with a novel pre-message memory formed of a ROM or the like stored in which are fixed messages each consisting of fixed state ...


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James E Muller, Mark A Wilder: Multimodal catheter system and method for intravascular analysis. InfraReDx, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Manbeck PC, November 8, 2011: US08052605 (68 worldwide citation)

Methods, apparatus, and systems for intravascular analysis combine at least three analytical modalities. In one implementation, intravascular ultrasound, optical coherence tomography, and near infrared spectroscopy are combined to enable detection of multiple, different abnormalities in the arterial ...


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Kelly G Ammann, Robert E Schneider, Robert J Smith: Incubator for use in an automated diagnostic analyzer. Gen Probe Incorporated, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Manbeck PC, September 11, 2007: US07267795 (58 worldwide citation)

An automated analyzer for performing multiple diagnostic assays simultaneously includes multiple stations, or modules, in which discrete aspects of the assay are performed on fluid samples contained in reaction receptacles. The analyzer includes stations for automatically preparing a specimen sample ...


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Vladimir Ivanovich Shevtsov, Alexander Timofeevich Khoudiaev, Pavel Ivanovich Kovalenko: Device for external transpedicular spinal fixation, technique of its use. Russian Ilizarov Scientific Center, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Manbeck PC, June 29, 2004: US06755828 (50 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to medicine, in particular to spinal surgery and is used for curing spinal diseases and injuries in specialized departments of vertebrology and neurosurgery. The inventive device includes not more than nine fixing units. Each unit bears two fixing elements fastened to it which ...


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Gary D Lair, Thanh N Nguyen, Haitao Li, Florence F Li, Byron J Knight, Robert E Heinz, Jerzy A Macioszek, Christopher B Davis, Robert F Scalese: System for performing multi-formatted assays. Gen Probe Incorporated, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Manbeck PC, Charles B Cappellari Esq, August 30, 2011: US08008066 (49 worldwide citation)

An automated analyzer for performing multiple diagnostic assays simultaneously includes multiple stations in which discrete aspects of the assay are performed on fluid samples contained in sample vessels. The analyzer includes stations for automatically preparing a sample, incubating the sample, pre ...