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Karube Isao, Suzuki Hiroaki: Miniaturized oxygen electrode and miniaturized biosensor and production process thereof.. Karube Isao, Fujitsu, September 28, 1988: EP0284518-A2 (155 worldwide citation)

Miniaturized Clark-type oxygen electrodes comprise a substrate (1) having at least one recess groove formed on a surface thereof for reserving an electrolyte solution, two electrodes (3A, 3B) acting as a cathode and an anode formed through an insulating layer (2) on the surface of the substrate, eac ...


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Chandraratna Roshantha A S: Disubstituted acetylenes bearing heteroaromatic and heterobicyclic groups having retinoid like activity.. Allergan, September 28, 1988: EP0284288-A1 (135 worldwide citation)

Retinoid-like activity is exhibited by compounds of the formula where X is S, O, or NR' where R' is hydrogen or lower alkyl; R is hydrogen or lower alkyl; A is pyridyl, thienyl, furyl, pyridazinyl, pyrimidinyl or pyrazinyl; n is 0-5; and B is H, -COOH or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt, ester or ...


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Rosenstein Robert W: Solid phase assay.. Becton Dickinson Co, September 28, 1988: EP0284232-A1 (99 worldwide citation)

An article for use in an assay for an analyte, comprising a solid support having at least a first portion and a second portion, the first and second portions being in capillary flow communication with each other whereby material may flow by capillarity from the first portion to the second portion an ...


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Slavin Keith R: Touch controlled zoom of waveform displays.. Tektronix, September 28, 1988: EP0283995-A2 (86 worldwide citation)

Touch controlled zoom of a waveform display uses a touch screen for the display surface. Function buttons for moving or expanding the waveform display and for determining the axis of such movement or expansion operate in conjunction with a rotary encoder. Expansion, or zoom, is accomplished by conta ...


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Chandraratna Roshantha A S: Acetylenes disubstituted with a heteroaromatic group and a tetralin group having retinoid like activity.. Allergan, September 28, 1988: EP0284261-A1 (80 worldwide citation)

Retinoid-like activity is exhibited by compounds of the formula where R is hydrogen or lower alkyl; A is pyridyl, thienyl, furyl, pyridazinyl, pyrimidinyl or pyrazinyl; n is 0-5; and B is H, -COOH or an ester or amide thereof, -CH2OH or an ester or ester derivative thereof, or -CHO or an acetal deri ...


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Robb Gary Douglas: Automated service systems. Robb Gary Douglas, September 28, 1988: GB2202664-A (78 worldwide citation)

A user selects from a catalogue items which he wishes to purchase. Adjacent each item in the catalogue is a bar code which the user scans with a wand 13; he also inserts the number of items he requires via a keyboard on case 11. The user may cancel any part of the order by touching a touch-sensitive ...


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Gutter David Henry, Shatto Walter Clifton Jr: High-density, modular, electrical connector.. Amp, September 28, 1988: EP0284245-A1 (63 worldwide citation)

A high density, electrical, connector for discrete wire coaxial cables includes one or more housing modules (21a, 21b, 21c, 121), adapted to receive one or more termination members (14, 126a, 126b) attached to the ends of coaxial cables (16, 116). Each termination member comprises a dielectric suppo ...


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Whitney Philip John: Foldable fermenter. Whitney Philip John, September 28, 1988: GB2202549-A (57 worldwide citation)

A fermenter for plant, animal and microbial cell culture is constructed of a flexible material such that it may be folded for sterilisation or storage. The fermenter may include rigid components or a rigid external support neither of which will not interfere with the folding of the fermenter for ste ...


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Gonzales Cesar Augusto, Mitchell Joan Laverne, Pennebaker William Boone Jr: Compression and decompression of column-interlaced, row-interlaced graylevel digital images.. Ibm, September 28, 1988: EP0283798-A2 (54 worldwide citation)

In an image in which some pixels in some rows of an image have values associated therewith, apparatus and method of processing, for subsequent entropy coding or decoding, graylevel data for the remaining pixels in the image. A compressor (300) includes a graylevel model (302) and an entropy encoder ...


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Mackin Robert A: Angioscope having a balloon with a recess.. Mackin Robert A, September 28, 1988: EP0283661-A2 (54 worldwide citation)

A transparent plastic collapsible balloon (7) is attached to the distal end of a flexible bronchoscope or angioscope (6). The inflatable balloon has a cavity or "working well" (8) at its distal end which communicates by means of a tube with the central channel (11) of the angioscope. Separate channe ...