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David T Green: Surgical instruments. United States Surgical Corporation, John E Nathan, Robert R Jackson, Richard A Inz, June 4, 1985: US04520817 (682 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapling instrument is disclosed, having upper and lower elongate jaws, one of which is adapted to receive a staple magazine, the other jaw being adapted to receive an anvil or to serve as one itself. A pusher bar and knife assembly including a pair of pusher bars and a central knife carr ...


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David H Sitrick: Video game including user visual image. June 4, 1985: US04521014 (336 worldwide citation)

A video game apparatus is provided, and can function either as a stand alone single entity game or as a peer game communicating in a single identity game system. The function of each video game apparatus can then be defined at the start of game play. Alternatively, each of the video game apparatus c ...


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Vernon G Wong: Eye implant for relieving glaucoma, and device and method for use therewith. Albert L Free, June 4, 1985: US04521210 (286 worldwide citation)

An eye implant device for relieving excessive eye pressure due to glaucoma comprises a thin, elongated, resilient, semi-rigid body of biocompatible material such as polymethyl methacrylate, having surface channels extending along its length to provide drainage passages for eye fluids and transverse ...


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Richard A Schmidt, Emil A Tanagho: Growing of long-term biological tissue correction structures in vivo. The Regents of the University of California, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, June 4, 1985: US04520821 (204 worldwide citation)

A mesh or gauze of a bioabsorbable material is used to temporarily correct a defect in a living body. The mesh is of a construction sufficient so that biological tissue in the area of the defect can grow into it and form a long-term biological tissue correction structure before the mesh is completel ...


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Ronald G Canada, Kenneth R Piety, Daniel G Simpson, E Forrest Pardue: Vibration monitoring device. Technology for Energy Corporation, Pitts and Brittain, June 4, 1985: US04520674 (153 worldwide citation)

A portable vibration monitoring device (10) for use in connection with a base computer (11) which stores data regarding the nature and parameters of vibration measurements to be made on preselected machines for predictive maintenance purposes. The device includes a power module (36) which energizes ...


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Nicholas F Abraham: Recorded program communication system. World Video Library, Jacob Shuster, June 4, 1985: US04521806 (149 worldwide citation)

A plurality of recorded audio/video signal sources of a program library sequentially transmit segments of a broadcast signal within a time compressed transmission period through a common signal carrier path to a plurality of subscriber stations at which selected segments are detected and expanded fo ...


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Frans Leenhouts, Hans Kruger: Low-reflection liquid-crystal display. Siemens Aktiengesellschaft, Herbert L Lerner, Laurence A Greenberg, June 4, 1985: US04521079 (137 worldwide citation)

A liquid crystal display enclosing between two parallel plates a liquid crystal layer which can be switched between two optically different states. The plate surfaces facing each other each carry a matching layer on top of which are the electrodes. On top of the electrode is a first layer system wit ...


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Edward L Jeans: In-home drink dispenser. Cadbury Schweppes Public Company, Kenyon & Kenyon, June 4, 1985: US04520950 (132 worldwide citation)

A beverage dispenser particularly adapted for use in the home is disclosed which dispenser includes a source of pressurizing fluid, a dilient tank, dispensing valves and containers of concentrate which are interchangeably insertable in the valves, the flow of pressurizing fluid and diluent conducted ...


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Karl M Guttag: Data processing device formed on a single semiconductor substrate having secure memory. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Robert D Marshall Jr, N Rhys Merrett, Melvin Sharp, June 4, 1985: US04521852 (123 worldwide citation)

A data processing device fabricated on a single semiconductor substrate including nonvolatile memory for the storage of data and instructions, a central processing unit for performing operations on the data, both connected to an information transfer bus to transfer addresses, instructions and data b ...


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Daniel H Meggs, Herbert G Gross, John T Greenslade: Flexible elongated lighting system. Gulf & Western, Jackson Jones & Price, June 4, 1985: US04521835 (118 worldwide citation)

A lightweight emergency lighting system capable of arrangement into various subjective configurations is provided. A housing member supports a plurality of individual lighting elements mounted on a common semi-rigid bus bar. The upper configuration of the housing members is capable of a directional ...