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David L Thompson, Robert M Bennett, Glenn M Roline: Telemetry system for a medical device. Medtronic, Robert C Beck, John L Rooney, Joseph F Breimayer, December 3, 1985: US04556063 (397 worldwide citation)

A data telemetry system for use with implanted medical devices for transmitting digital and analog data to a remote receiver by enabling different combinations of fixed and variable value current sources according to a telemetry logic code to energize a tank coil and produce a ringing type of variab ...


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Kazuo Okada: Method and apparatus for discriminating coins or bank notes. Kabushiki Kaisha Universal, Young & Thompson, December 3, 1985: US04556140 (222 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for discriminating coins or bank notes, in which sensors measure characteristics of coins or bank notes. Processing control apparatus provides a reference value setting mode and a discrimination mode. In the reference value setting mode, data of sample coins or bank notes obta ...


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David T Green: Apparatus for ligation and division with fixed jaws. United States Surgical Corporation, Robert R Jackson, John E Nathan, December 3, 1985: US04556058 (184 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument for ligating and dividing a tubular vessel. The instrument has two spaced apart channels, each containing surgical ligatures of plastic or plastic-like material. A pusher mechanism associated with each of the channels advances the ligatures along the channels. A cutting mechani ...


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George M Hubbard: Hermetically sealed connector. M A COM Omni Spectra, Hayes Davis & Soloway, December 3, 1985: US04556271 (159 worldwide citation)

A hermetically sealed connector, suitable for use in the construction of a launcher for the transfer of energy from a coaxial cable to an integrated circuit, comprising an annular body defining a bore in which is disposed an annular insulator which in turn supports a central electrical contact, said ...


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Teruo Hiruma, Atsushi Honma, Tooru Hirano, Yutaka Tsuchiya, Yoshihiro Hayata, Katsuo Aizawa, Harubumi Kato, Keiji Kainuma: Cancer diagnosis device utilizing laser beam pulses. Hamamatsu TV, Spencer & Frank, December 3, 1985: US04556057 (152 worldwide citation)

Cancer diagnosis device contains an endoscope comprising a light pipe used to transmit light beams from respective light sources and an image guide used to observe the flesh of the organism during both diagnosis and treatment. The tip of the endoscope faces toward the focuses where a photosensitive ...


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Walter E Miller Jr, Richard G Westrich Jr, Michael M Jones: Short range optical rangefinder. United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Army, Anthony T Lane, Robert P Gibson, Freddie M Bush, December 3, 1985: US04556313 (137 worldwide citation)

An optical rangefinder having a transmitter and receiver located closely acent for short range operation allows optimum detection of a target when either or both the target and the rangefinder are moving. An optical window region is established where the transmitter look axis intersects the receiver ...


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Charles J Shimalla: Extensible microfine fiber laminate. Chicopee, Leonard Kean, December 3, 1985: US04555811 (132 worldwide citation)

An extensible water impervious laminated material having an improved hydrostatic head at higher extension is described. A preferred embodiment comprises an inner creped hydrophobic microfine fiber structure sandwiched between and bonded to two reinforcing layers of nonwoven fibers, said microfine fi ...


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Strong C Chuang, Hugh A Thompson: Method of and apparatus for removing liquid for webs of porous material. The Procter & Gamble Company, Thomas J Slone, Fredrick H Braun, Richard C Witte, December 3, 1985: US04556450 (131 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for removing water or other liquids from webs of such porous materials as fibrous paper webs coursing through a papermaking machine without substantially compacting the webs. The web which may be coherent or perforate passes over a sector of a cylinder having preferential-capillary-size ...


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Takao Mogami, Hiroshi Kawashima: Photochromic coating composition and photochromic synthetic resin ophthalmic lens. Kabushiki Kaisha Suwa Seikosha, Blum Kaplan Friedman Silberman & Beran, December 3, 1985: US04556605 (117 worldwide citation)

Photochromic coating compositions for synthetic resin ophthalmic lenses to impart photochromic properties to the lenses are provided. The photochromic coating composition includes an organic silicon compound to impart a surface hard coating and a photochromic material dispersed in the hard coat to i ...


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Francisco J Barreras, Ira R Baker: Cardiac pacer with battery consumption monitor circuit. Cordis Corporation, Lockwood Alex FitzGibbon & Cummings, December 3, 1985: US04556061 (103 worldwide citation)

A battery powered implantable cardiac pacer includes a battery consumption monitor circuit which develops within an internal counter a cumulative count of battery consumption in milliampere hours. The consumption count may be read out to an external indicator by a multiplex circuit to provide to the ...