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Jon W Erickson: Interactive system for measuring physiological exertion. James Leary, June 11, 1996: US05524637 (613 worldwide citation)

A system is provided for monitoring the physiological exertion of a user. One or more sensors are attached to the limbs of the user to measure the user's motion. The sensors can measure either the acceleration or the force on the limbs. The measured signal is transmitted to a monitor by a wireless t ...


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Raymond Heidel: Gaming machine having electronic circuit for generating game results with non-uniform probabilities. Bally Gaming International, Jenner & Block, June 11, 1996: US05524888 (499 worldwide citation)

A gaming machine uses a time-based method for generating game results having nonuniform probability. The gaming machine employs an addressable memory in cooperation with a counter and a clock. The clock generates a very fast series of pulses, and includes a digital-to-analog converter. The counter h ...


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Brad Kanack: Microminiature, monolithic, variable electrical signal processor and apparatus including same. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Robert C Klinger, James C Kesterson, Richard L Donaldson, June 11, 1996: US05526172 (419 worldwide citation)

A microminiature, variable electrical device, such as a capacitor (40a), comprises an elemental DMD SLM (40'), which includes a substrate (43) and a member (145) spaced therefrom and mounted for movement by appropriate facilities (42, 44). A control signal (102) is applied to the movable member (145 ...


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Arvind N Jina, Loren R Larson, John L Smith: Test strip with an asymmetrical end insuring correct insertion for measuring. LifeScan, June 11, 1996: US05526120 (396 worldwide citation)

For measuring an analyte in a liquid, a test strip and apparatus each have an asymmetry. The asymmetries combine to permit a test strip to be inserted into the apparatus when it is correctly aligned but prevent the test strip from being fully inserted if it is wrong side up. The apparatus also detec ...


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Radoje T Drmanac, Radomir B Crkvenjakov: Method of sequencing by hybridization of oligonucleotide probes. Hyseq, Marshall O Toole Gerstein Murray & Borun, June 11, 1996: US05525464 (346 worldwide citation)

The conditions under which oligonucleotide probes hybridize preferentially with entirely complementary and homologous nucleic acid targets are described. Using these hybridization conditions, overlapping oligonucleotide probes associate with a target nucleic acid. Following washes, positive hybridiz ...


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Eric D Costa: Electrochemical biosensor stability. Environmental & Medical Products, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter & Schmidt, June 11, 1996: US05525511 (310 worldwide citation)

An electrochemical biosensor comprising a conductive support member (2) mounted on a substrate (1) and carbon pads (4) overlying the conductors (2) and surmounted by working electrode and reference electrode pads (5) and (6). A membrane (8) applied over the electrodes incorporates a quantity of medi ...


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Arthur Henley, Scott Grau: System and method for communication of audio data over a packet-based network. Hitt Chwang & Gaines, June 11, 1996: US05526353 (303 worldwide citation)

A system and method for communicating audio data in a packet-based computer network wherein transmission of data packets through the computer network requires variable periods of transmission time. The system comprises: (1) a packet assembly circuit for constructing a data packet from a portion of a ...


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Robert J Gove, Stephen W Marshall, Vishal Markandey, Donald B Doherty, Richard C Meyer, Scott D Heimbuch: Digital television system. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Julie L Reed, Richard L Donaldson, Rene E Grossman, June 11, 1996: US05526051 (288 worldwide citation)

A digital television system (10) is provided. System (10) may receive a video signal at composite video interface and separation circuit (16). The video signal is separated into separate video signals by composite video interface and separation circuit (16). The separate video signals are converted ...


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R Scott Willms: Method for simultaneous recovery of hydrogen from water and from hydrocarbons. The Regents of the University of California, Samuel M Freund, June 11, 1996: US05525322 (265 worldwide citation)

Method for simultaneous recovery of hydrogen and hydrogen isotopes from water and from hydrocarbons. A palladium membrane, when utilized in cooperation with a nickel catalyst in a reactor, has been found to drive reactions such as water gas shift, steam reforming and methane cracking to substantial ...


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W Leo Hoarty, Joshua W Soske, Gary M Lauder, Stephen C Snell, Delmer D Fisher, John North: Interactive home information system with signal assignment. ICTV, Bromberg & Sunstein, June 11, 1996: US05526034 (249 worldwide citation)

An interactive home information system having a node in television communication and data communication with a group of home interface controllers. At each home interface controller, there is a signal input for receiving television signals from the node over a cable television distribution network a ...



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