Brown Peter Fitzhugh, de Souza Peter Vincent, Nahamoo David, Picheny Michael Alan: Automatic determination of labels and markov word models in a speech recognition system.. Ibm, May 10, 1989: EP0314908-A2 (136 worldwide citation)

In a Markov model speech recognition system, an acoustic processor generates one label after another selected from an alphabet of labels. Each vocabulary word is represented as a baseform constructed of a sequence of Markov models. Each Markov model is stored in a computer memory as (a) a plurality ...

Caspari Richard B, Trott Arthur Frank, Bays Barry F: A suturing instrument for use in arthroscopic surgery.. Concept, May 10, 1989: EP0315371-A2 (125 worldwide citation)

A suturing instrument (20) for use in arthroscopic surgery includes a hollow needle (56) for penetrating tissue to be sutured within the body while the tissue is clamped between relatively movable jaws (34, 44), and a suture feed mechanism (68) for feeding suture material (90) through the hollow nee ...

Klaus Michael Dr, Mohr Peter Dr: Benzocyclohepten derivatives, their preparation and utilisation for pharmaceutics.. Hoffmann La Roche, May 10, 1989: EP0315071-A2 (101 worldwide citation)

Compounds of the general formula in which R denotes hydroxyl, lower alkoxy, amino, mono- or di-lower alkylamino; R denotes hydrogen, alkyl, alkoxy or halogen; R, R, R, R, R and R independently of one another denote hydrogen or lower alkyl; R and R together denote a methylene or hydroxymethylene grou ...

Anderson Donald Carroll, Rothlein Robert, Smith Clinton Wayne, Barton Randall Wilbur: Use of icam-1 or its functional derivatives for the treatment of non-specific inflammation.. Baylor College Medicine, Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma, May 10, 1989: EP0314863-A2 (82 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a method for treating inflammation caused by the non-specific defense system of a mammalian subject. Inflammation is treated by providing the subject with an anti-inflammatory agent capable of inhibiting granulocyte-endothelial cell adhesion.

Fagnani Roberto Cesare: Polysaccharide-modified immunoglobulins having reduced immunogenic potential or improved pharmacokinetics.. Hybritech, May 10, 1989: EP0315456-A2 (81 worldwide citation)

There is provided a substantially monomeric immunoreactive composition of lowered immunogenic potential, said substance comprising an immunoglobulin, or immunoglobulin fragment, covalently linked to a low molecular weight polysaccharide derivative, preferably an oxidized dextran. Such immunoreactive ...

Schneider Michel, Tournier Herve, Lamy Bernard: Injectable opacifying liposome composition.. Bracco Ind Chimica, May 10, 1989: EP0314764-A1 (73 worldwide citation)

Injectable aqueous composition intended for opacifying certain organs with a view to examination by X-rays. This composition is based on liposomes containing, encapsulated therein, an aqueous solution of an iodinated opacifying agent. The ratio between the weight of iodine encapsulated by the liposo ...


Mori Tatsuya, Ohsumi Tadashi, Nakamura Shigeo, Maeda Kiyoto, Nishida Sumio, Takano Hirotaka: Substituted carboxylic acid derivatives, processes for preparing the same and agricultural or horticultural fungicides containing the same.. Sumitomo Chemical Co, May 10, 1989: EP0315502-A1 (59 worldwide citation)

A substituted carboxylic acid derivative which is fungicidally active is provided. The compound has the formula: wherein R1 stands for a methyl or ethyl group, A stands for R2 stands for a methyl, ethyl or trifluoromethyl group, R3 stands for a methyl group or a halogen or hydrogen atom, R4 stands f ...

Awazu Kunio, Kanda Masahiko: Bio-photosensor.. Sumitomo Electric Industries, May 10, 1989: EP0315040-A1 (56 worldwide citation)

A bio-photosensor used to examine the function of various organs of a human body or the like. It has a flexible printed circuit board (FPC) (1) formed with an electric circuit, a light emitter (2) and a light receptor (3) mounted on the FPC (1) and connected to an electric cable (15) through the ele ...

Watkins Daniel, Wong Jimmy, Ennghillis Pavlina: Flexible asic microcomputer.. Lsi Logic, May 10, 1989: EP0315275-A2 (43 worldwide citation)

A general purpose architecture for a digital microcomputer, which includes a central processing unit, random access memory, user-defined dedicated functions and an optional programmable read only memory. Instructions are fetched either externally or from the optional ROM. Data can be fetched externa ...