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Ishikawa Rika, Okada Yuji, Kakitani Makoto: Chemically modified granulocyte colony stimulating factor.. Kirin Amgen, December 12, 1990: EP0401384-A1 (350 worldwide citation)

A new chemically modified protein consists of human granulocyte colony stimulating factor (G-CSF) (aminoacid sequence of 174 units ( or 175 with N-terminal methionine) given in the patent) (expressed by host cells from a foreign DNA sequence) bound to polyethylene glycol either through the amino gps ...


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Strubbe Hugo Jozef, Gentner Donald Richard: An interface for a tv-vcr system.. Philips, December 12, 1990: EP0401930-A2 (117 worldwide citation)

A system for integrating the operation and control of a television receiver and a video cassette recorder (vcr), the television receiver being capable of receiving and displaying various television channels as well as other video signals, and the vcr being capable of recording programs at least from ...


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Fabre Emmanuel, Nicaud Jean Marc, Gaillardin Claude: Transformation vectors for yeast yarrowia.. Agronomique Inst Nat Rech, December 12, 1990: EP0402226-A1 (92 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a hybrid DNA sequence comprising a new metabolic gene and preferably the SUC2 gene, under the control of a promoter and signal sequence functional in a Yarrowia strain. The present invention concerns too the process of obtaining these Yarrowia strains transformed wit ...


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Chamzas Christodoulos, Duttweiler Donald L: Encoding/decoding in the decomposition and recomposition of a high resolution image.. American Telephone & Telegraph, December 12, 1990: EP0402016-A2 (92 worldwide citation)

More efficient encoding/decoding in decomposing and decomposing a high resolution image is obtained by employing a unique pixel cluster arrangement. The pixel clusters of an image are classified as one of a plurality of classifications. A unique encoding/decoding technique is assigned to each classi ...


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Yamagata Shigeru, Inaki Kyoichi, Matsuya Toshikatu, Takke Ralf, Thomas Stephan, Fabian Heinz: Optical members and blanks of synthetic silica glass and method for their production.. Heraeus Quarzglas, Shinetsu Quartz Prod, December 12, 1990: EP0401845-A2 (70 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to lenses, prisms or other optical members which are subjected to high-power ultraviolet light having a wavelength of about 360 nm or less, or ionizing radiation, particularly optical members for use in laser exposure apparatus for lithography, and to blanks for such optical me ...


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Pless Benjamin D, Sweeney Michael, Winkle Roger, Nathan Anthony: Device for combined cardiac pacing and defibrillation.. Ventritex, December 12, 1990: EP0401962-A2 (67 worldwide citation)

A method is disclosed for combined cardiac pacing and defibrillating with an implanted pacer/defibrillator having sensing and pacing leads connected to the atrium and the ventricle. P-waves and R-waves are sensed, and a V-V timer and a V-A timer are reset if an R-wave is sensed. If an R-wave is sens ...


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Eberhardt Carol E: Dynamic fixation of porcine aortic valves.. Medtronic, December 12, 1990: EP0402176-A2 (51 worldwide citation)

A method of preserving porcine heart valves (16) so that they may be incorporated into prosthetic heart valves for human implant. During fixation, the leaflets of the valves are repeatedly flexed throughout their full range of motion. Flexing of the leaflets continues throughout fixation, and is acc ...


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Ross Donald N: Human heart valve replacement with porcine pulmonary valve.. Promedica International, December 12, 1990: EP0402036-A1 (48 worldwide citation)

A method of treating heart valve dysfunction in a human patient in which the dysfunctioning valve is replaced with a novel bioprosthesis. The novel bioprosthesis comprises a porcine pulmonary valve, which has preferably been treated to fix and also sterilize the valve tissue. The porcine pulmonary v ...


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Martin Roxalana Lee, Piccirilli Barbara Gorman, Faler Dennis Leroy: Waterborne coating compositions for automotive applications.. PPG Industries, December 12, 1990: EP0401565-A1 (47 worldwide citation)

A waterborne coating composition having a total solids content at application of greater than 30 percent, contains pigment and a dispersion of polymeric microparticles in an aqueous medium. The microparticles contain greater than 30 percent by weight based on the microparticles of a substantially hy ...


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Juri Tatsuro: An apparatus for orthogonal transform coding.. Matsushita Electric, December 12, 1990: EP0401854-A2 (43 worldwide citation)

An orthogonal transform coding device assembles sample values of the input signals and forms a large block. The large block is divided into a plurality of small blocks and the sample values are subjected to the orthogonal transform coding for every small blocks. There are provided a plurality of qua ...