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Clarence D Kaufman: Gaming device having random multiple payouts. Bally Manufacturing Corporation, Jenner & Block, November 25, 1986: US04624459 (860 worldwide citation)

A gaming device having random multiple payouts. The device has a random number generator which generates a multiple payout random number. The device further includes a counter for accumulating the number of game wins. When the multiple payout random number equals the number of accumulated wins in th ...


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Richard A McGarry, Douglas G Noiles: Apparatus for applying surgical clips. United States Surgical Corporation, Thomas R Bremer, November 25, 1986: US04624254 (494 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for applying surgical clips to tissue includes a self-contained supply of clips and is constructed to apply those clips, one at a time, through movement of the thumb and fingers of one hand. The clips are stored inside a sleeve along the length of the instrument, are fed into jaws at the d ...


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Lawrence A Lotito, Teresa D Huxford, Ann L Donaldson: Automated telephone voice service system. November 25, 1986: US04625081 (388 worldwide citation)

An automated telephone voice service system includes a data store having a plurality of addressable voice storage message baskets defined therein and a control system coupled between the store and a large plurality of telephone lines of a telephone network. An incoming cable may address a particular ...


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William M Benton, William W Mee: Data logging and transfer system using portable and resident units. Vericard Corporation, Lowe Price LeBlanc Becker & Shur, November 25, 1986: US04625276 (259 worldwide citation)

A system for transferring electronic funds data includes portable modules (20) each having a display (24) and a keyboard (26) together with an optical interface (36) adapted to transfer electronic funds data to other modules either directly or over the telephone lines through resident units (62). Th ...


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Elie S Nuwayser: Method of transdermal drug delivery. Biotek, Richard P Crowley, November 25, 1986: US04624665 (197 worldwide citation)

A transdermal drug delivery system useful for the controlled, for example zero order, release of one or more drugs to a selected skin area of a user, which system comprises an impervious backing sheet and a face membrane, the backing sheet and membrane secured together to form an intermediate reserv ...


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Robert R Schenck, Harry P Weinrib: Apparatus for anastomosing living vessels. Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, November 25, 1986: US04624255 (183 worldwide citation)

To effect a simple anastomosis of a pair of severed blood vessel portions in a manner which insures patency of the anastomozed blood vessel, a member, preferably in the form of a ring, has structure for tethering the blood vessel portions thereto under radial stress with the intima of the blood vess ...


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Yuri Itkis: Electronic card and board game. Roylance Abrams Berdo & Goodman, November 25, 1986: US04624462 (182 worldwide citation)

An electronic card and board game for playing bingo, keno, and the like games, wherein the master game board being operated by the caller generates and transmits random bingo numbers and game patterns, and the player's game board receives and processes the bingo numbers and game patterns, and the pl ...


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Kap S Kim, William R H Tisdale, Bruce S Andrews, T Randolph Nash, Kathleen J Kolodgie, Steven S Eiserike: All digital IDMA dynamic channel allocated satellite communications system and method. American Satellite Company, Saidman Sterne Kessler & Goldstein, November 25, 1986: US04625308 (181 worldwide citation)

An all digital TDMA dynamic channel allocated satellite communications system and method provides a satellite communications network between geographically separated nodes. The topology of the network is controlled by an on-line master node in accordance with user demands and operator commands recei ...


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John N Watson: Remote control switching of television sources. Westinghouse Electric, M P Lynch, November 25, 1986: US04625235 (176 worldwide citation)

In a satellite communications network wherein primary video signals containing address and command data pulses in the vertical blanking intervals are transmitted to a plurality of local television subscriber systems, each local system is provided with decoder/controller/switcher apparatus to extract ...


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James A Burns: Lancet. Becton Dickinson and Company, Robert P Grindle, November 25, 1986: US04624253 (172 worldwide citation)

A disposable lancet assembly is provided, including a housing serving as a lancet-holder guide, a lancet holder body reciprocable in the housing guide, and a flat-bladed lancet mounted in one end of the lancet holder body. Included in the invention are integral strategically positioned abutments whi ...