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Donald G Santucci, Mark Page: One-piece reclosable cable and wire duct. DEK, Maksymonko & Slater, August 10, 1993: US05235136 (89 worldwide citation)

A one-piece reclosable ducting system for electrical wiring or the like. The duct system includes an elongated channel and a mating channel cover. The channel and channel cover are formed as integral members in a dual-durometer plastics co-extrusion process. More specifically, the channel and channe ...


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Brent G Miller: Automated posting of medical insurance claims. Joseph W Berenato III, August 10, 1993: US05235702 (88 worldwide citation)

A method for inputting into a computerized data base system data disposed in a known format and comprising machine generated text is disclosed. The method comprises the steps of providing a document of known format; inputting the document into a computer system and converting the document into compu ...


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Kevin W Smith, Thomas O Bales: Cobalt base alloy end effectors for laparoscopic surgical scissors. Symblosis Corporation, David P Gordon, August 10, 1993: US05234453 (87 worldwide citation)

End effector scissor elements for laparoscopic surgical instruments are provided in the form of investment case cobalt base alloy elements. The cobalt base alloy scissor elements are homogeneous in composition. Each element has in its as-cast form an elongate portion having an integral cutting edge. ...


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Edward A Krause: Adaptive motion compensation using a plurality of motion compensators. General Instrument Corporation, Barry R Lipsitz, August 10, 1993: US05235419 (86 worldwide citation)

Digital video signals are adaptively compressed for communication to a receiver. A plurality of block-matching motion compensators, each using a different block size, compare current video image data to prior video image data. Video image data output from the motion compensators is compressed, and t ...


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Masato Ohta, Yasuhiko Yokomori, Toshiyuki Furuta, Hideo Suda, Naoki Ozawa, Shogo Kida: Apparatus for measuring aggregation patterns on a microplate. Suzuki Motor Corporation, Flynn Thiel Boutell & Tanis, August 10, 1993: US05234665 (85 worldwide citation)

An aggregation pattern detecting apparatus includes a microplate having a plurality of reactive vessels in which aggregation patterns are formed, a light source arranged above the microplate, and a light sensor arrangement positioned below the microplate. The microplate is removably fastened to a ma ...


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Harbhajan S Randhawa, Jeffrey M Buske: Physical vapor deposition dual coating process. Hauzer, Beaton & Swanson, August 10, 1993: US05234561 (85 worldwide citation)

A machine for covering a substrate (FIG. 14, 540) by means of both cathodic arc plasma deposition (CAPD) (FIG. 2) and magnetron sputtering (FIG. 1) without breaking vacuum in a single chamber (FIG. 14, 421). A computer system monitors (FIG. 3, 403, 405) and controls all coating process parameters to ...


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Neal Semrad: Process and device for creating new tunnels in tissue. Wagner & Middlebrook, August 10, 1993: US05234438 (84 worldwide citation)

A process for tunneling in tissue to install catheters and the like includes insertion of a hollow needle through the skin and, exiting from the skin as limited by the length of the needle or the catheter to be installed. A suture is then fed through the needle after which pulling tip of diameter ap ...


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William R Rank, Ronald L Nichols, Stephanie G Schoenberger: Helical-tipped lesion localization needle device and method of using the same. Research Corporation Technologies, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser, August 10, 1993: US05234426 (83 worldwide citation)

A lesion localization and marking wire and needle assembly for marking non-palpable lesions within the body. A marking device having a helically wound coil of wire attached to an end of the shaft which is insertable into the body through a needle or cannula for rotatingly anchoring the marking devic ...


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Kwang Nho, Shmuel Zalipsky, Frank Davis: Chemically modified hemoglobin as an effective, stable non-immunogenic red blood cell substitute. Enzon, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, August 10, 1993: US05234903 (83 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to chemically modified hemoglobin produced by a novel and efficient method in which stroma-free hemoglobin is first effectively deoxygenated and reduced and then conjugated with a polyalkylene oxide such as polyethylene glycol (PEG) under conditions which maintain the s ...


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Naoyasu Miyagawa, Yasuhiro Gotoh: Optical recording/reproducing apparatus for optical disks with various disk substrate thicknesses. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Stevens Davis Miller & Mosher, August 10, 1993: US05235581 (82 worldwide citation)

An optical disc apparatus for recording, reproducing or erasing an information signal by converging a light flux onto a recording layer through a transparent substrate. The apparatus includes one or a plurality of optical heads having a plurality of objective lenses whose aberrations have respective ...