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Patrick Young, John H Roop, Michael W Faber: Television schedule system. StarSight Telecast, Townsend and Townsend Khourie and Crew, October 4, 1994: US05353121 (979 worldwide citation)

A schedule system utilizing a background display. The schedule system provides a background schedule information system in which the background schedule information is displayed over a portion of a television screen in response to activation. A primary television display is displayed on the televisi ...


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E Marlowe Goble, David P Luman: Arbor press staple and washer and method for its use. M Reid Russell, October 4, 1994: US05352229 (612 worldwide citation)

An arbor press staple and washer of the invention is for use in a practice of a surgical procedure for securing a ligament, that is either natural or prosthetic, onto a bone cortex surface and includes a staple having spaced equal parallel legs with a flat web arranged between the top ends of the st ...


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Bradley E White, Robert A Parks, Paul G Ritchie, Vladimir Svetnik: Biosensing meter with fail/safe procedures to prevent erroneous indications. Boehringer Mannheim Corporation, Perman & Green, October 4, 1994: US05352351 (589 worldwide citation)

A biosensing meter receives a sample strip that includes electrically isolated sense and excitation electrodes bridged by a reaction zone. When a drop of biological sample fluid is placed in the reaction zone, a plurality of fail/safe tests are performed. A drop size test is performed by a circuit t ...


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Mark J Emery, Brenda N Tucker, Laurie D Schwartz: Personal communications service using wireline/wireless integration. Bell Atlantic Network Services, Lowe Price LeBlanc & Becker, October 4, 1994: US05353331 (522 worldwide citation)

The Advanced Intelligent Network (AIN) wireline system connects to and controls processing of calls to a Personal Communication Service subscriber's wireless handset via a home base station or a wireless communication network. Depending on its current location, the subscriber's handset automatically ...


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Marc L DeChellis, John R Griffin: Process for polymerizing monomers in fluidized beds. Exxon Chemical Patents, Jaimes Sher, October 4, 1994: US05352749 (502 worldwide citation)

The invention is directed toward polymerizing or copolymerizing alpha-olefins either alone or in combination with one or more other alpha-olefins in a gas phase reactor having a fluidized bed and a fluidizing medium such that the fluidizing medium entering the reactor comprises a gas and a liquid ph ...


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Philip R Fioretti: Methods and apparatus for playing bingo over a wide geographic area. Joseph J Kaliko, October 4, 1994: US05351970 (483 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus (systems) are set forth for enabling bingo (and similar games of chance, referred to hereinafter collectively as "bingo") to be played in real time at locations which are remote (geographically separated in a physical sense) from the location where the numbers (or more generall ...


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Mark A Rydell: Surgical scissors with bipolar coagulation feature. Everest Medical Corporation, Haugen and Nikolai, October 4, 1994: US05352222 (454 worldwide citation)

A bipolar electrosurgical scissors for use in open or endoscopic surgery has a pair of opposed blade members pivotally joined to one another and to the distal end of the scissors itself by a rivet which extends through a insulated bushing member. Each of the blade members comprises a blade support a ...


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James P De Lapa, Charles F Howe: Focused coupon system. Ad Response MicroMarketing Corporation, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, October 4, 1994: US05353218 (412 worldwide citation)

A merchandising system for generating and redeeming product discount coupons prints coupons for a selected consumer from a group of consumers by selecting particular coupons from a group of coupons to provide to the selected consumer and printing the coupons. Both the consumer and coupon identificat ...


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David T Green, Henry Bolanos, Robert J Geiste, Wayne P Young, Stephen W Gerry, Frank M Rende III: Apparatus for applying two-part surgical fasteners. United States Surgical Corporation, October 4, 1994: US05352238 (375 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for applying at least one row of two-part surgical fasteners to body tissue, each surgical fastener having a pronged fastener portion for piercing body tissue, and an aperture retainer dimensioned and configured for engaged reception of the pronged fastener portion in interference fit ther ...


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Chung Chang Young, Handani Winarta: Method of using enzyme electrode. Nova Biomedical Corporation, Fish & Richardson, October 4, 1994: US05352348 (371 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a method of assaying a high concentration of a substance in a liquid sample with a polarographic cell. The cell contains an electrode assembly that includes a reference electrode and a hydrogen peroxide sensor electrode having a laminated membrane covering the liquid sample contacting f ...