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Richard Soltys, Richard Huizinga: Method and apparatus for monitoring casinos and gaming. MindPlay, Seed Intellectual Property Law Group PLLC, February 11, 2003: US06517435 (282 worldwide citation)

A system automatically monitors playing and wagering of a game, including the gaming habits of players and the performance of employees. A card deck reader automatically reads a symbol from each card in a deck of cards before a first one of the cards is removed. The symbol identifies a respective ra ...


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Richard Soltys, Richard Huizinga: Method and apparatus for monitoring casinos and gaming. MindPlay, Seed Intellectual Property Law Group PLLC, March 11, 2003: US06530837 (272 worldwide citation)

A system automatically monitors playing and wagering of a game. A card deck reader automatically reads a symbol identifying a respective rank and suit of each card in a deck before a first cards is removed. A chip tray reader automatically images the contents of a chip tray for verifying that proper ...


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Kenneth H Abbott, Dan Newell, James O Robarts, Ken Swapp: Supplying enhanced computer user's context data. Tangis Corporation, Seed Intellectual Property Law Group PLLC, November 2, 2004: US06812937 (248 worldwide citation)

Techniques are described for providing information about a current state that is modeled with multiple state attributes. In some situations, the providing of information includes receiving from first and second sources indications of ability to supply values for, respectively, an indicated one of th ...


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Jeffrey Van Ness, John C Tabone, J Jeffry Howbert, John T Mulligan: Methods and compositions for determining the sequence of nucleic acid molecules. Qiagen Genomics, Seed Intellectual Property Law Group PLLC, November 6, 2001: US06312893 (190 worldwide citation)

Methods and compounds, including compositions therefrom, are provided for determining the sequence of nucleic acid molecules. The methods permit the determination of multiple nucleic acid sequences simultaneously. The compounds are used as tags to generate tagged nucleic acid fragments which are com ...


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William L Hunter, Lindsay S Machan, A Larry Arsenault: Anti-angiogenic compositions and methods of use. Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Seed Intellectual Property Law Group PLLC, April 8, 2003: US06544544 (182 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides compositions comprising an anti-angiogenic factor, and a polymeric carrier. Representative examples of anti-angiogenic factors include Anti-Invasive Factor, Retinoic acids and derivatives thereof, and paclitaxel. Also provided are methods for embolizing blood vessels, ...


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Jeffrey Van Ness, John C Tabone, Lori K Garrison: Compositions and methods for enhancing hybridization and priming specificity. QIAGEN Genomics, Seed Intellectual Property Law Group PLLC, March 26, 2002: US06361940 (128 worldwide citation)

Compositions and methods are provided for increasing the specificity of a probe nucleic acid for a target nucleic acid in a hybridization solution. An abasic residue, deoxyNebularine residue, or a hybotrope is used to increase specificity. A method is provided for identifying useful hybotropes, incl ...


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William L Hunter, Lindsay S Machan: Compositions and methods for treating or preventing diseases of body passageways. Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, The University of British Columbia, Seed Intellectual Property Law Group PLLC, July 6, 2004: US06759431 (117 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides methods for treating or preventing diseases associated with body passageways, comprising the step of delivering to an external portion of the body passageway a therapeutic agent. Representative examples of therapeutic agents include anti-angiogenic factors, anti-prolif ...


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Magnus Malmqvist, Håkan Roos, Stefan Sjölander, Mattias Tidare, Håkan Sjödin, Ralph Stålberg: Method and device for laminar flow on a sensing surface. Biacore, Seed Intellectual Property Law Group PLLC, March 13, 2001: US06200814 (110 worldwide citation)

Methods and devices are provided for controlling a fluid flow over a sensing surface within a flow cell. The methods employ laminar flow techniques to position a fluid flow over one or more discrete sensing areas on the sensing surface of the flow cell. Such methods permit selective sensitization of ...


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Cliff R Curry, John M Redfield: Communication connector with inductive compensation. Leviton Manufacturing Co, Seed Intellectual Property Law Group PLLC, April 30, 2002: US06379157 (101 worldwide citation)

A compensating jack connector includes a printed circuit (PC) board with wire trace layers for reducing unwanted crosstalk originating in wire pairs including those found within a conventional communication plug coupled to the compensating jack connector. Some embodiments of the PC board of the comp ...


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Jeffrey Van Ness, John C Tabone, J Jeffry Howbert, John T Mulligan: Methods and compositions for determining the sequence of nucleic acid molecules. QIAGEN Genomics, Seed Intellectual Property Law Group PLLC, September 23, 2003: US06623928 (97 worldwide citation)

Methods and compounds, including compositions therefrom, are provided for determining the sequence of nucleic acid molecules. The methods permit the determination of multiple nucleic acid sequences simultaneously. The compounds are used as tags to generate tagged nucleic acid fragments which are com ...