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Andersson Matts, Persson Magnus: Method and device for a product intended to be introduced into the human body, and scanning device for a model of the product. Nobel Biocare, September 18, 1996: EP0731673-A1 (156 worldwide citation)

A dental bridge can be manufactured with the aid of a model (2) which includes preparations (8, 9, 10). The contours of each preparation can be read off by a reading unit. A computer unit traces the said readings. With the aid of a computer program, the computer processes the read-off information in ...


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Pappas Michael J: Mobile bearing total joint replacement. Pappas Michael J, September 18, 1996: EP0732091-A2 (142 worldwide citation)

A prosthetic component is provided for a condylar joint. The prosthetic component includes a platform having a bearing surface and a pair of side walls. The side walls include a pair of concave surfaces which face one another and define arcs of the same right circular cylinder. The prosthetic compon ...


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Nagayama Kenichi, Miyaguchi Satoshi: Organic electroluminescent display panel and method for manufacturing the same. Pioneer Electronic, September 18, 1996: EP0732868-A1 (125 worldwide citation)

An organic electroluminescent display panel having a plurality of emitting portions includes; a substrate (2) on which a plurality of first display electrodes (3) corresponding to emitting portions are formed; electrical insulation ramparts (7) projecting from the substrate (2) for exposing at least ...


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Hu Chenming, Wann Hsing Jen C: A capacitorless dram device on silicon-on-insulator substrate. Univ California, September 18, 1996: EP0731972-A1 (125 worldwide citation)

A DRAM device has a first semiconductor region (18) of one conductivity on the silicon film of a silicon-on-insulator substrate (22). A second (16) and a third (14) semiconductor region of the opposite conductivity are formed in the first semiconductor region (18). A fourth semiconductor region (12) ...


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Ikeda Shin, Yoshioka Toshihiko, Nankai Shiro: A method and a device for quantifying a substrate in a sample liquid using a biosensor. Matsushita Electric, September 18, 1996: EP0732406-A1 (119 worldwide citation)

A method and a device for quantifying a substrate in a sample liquid by use of a biosensor are provided. The biosensor can quantify the substrate by electrochemically measuring an amount of an electron acceptor that has been reduced by electrons generated in a reaction between the substrate in the s ...


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Kisaichi Kazuhiro, Nose Toshiro, Iwaki Jitsu, Inoue Nobuhiro, Nannichi Toshihiko, Sasaki Katsunari, Riley John: Character input device and method. Tokyo Shibaura Electric Co, September 18, 1996: EP0732646-A2 (109 worldwide citation)

Texts including required message are entered with a small number of keys such as those of a cellular telephone. In this case. a conversion table is unnecessary and the number of key operations is reduced. The number of input characters or input character strings composed by sequentially selecting on ...


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Hamilton John F Jr, Adams James E Jr: Adaptive colour plane interpolation in an electronic single-sensor colour camera. Eastman Kodak Co, September 18, 1996: EP0732859-A2 (95 worldwide citation)

Apparatus is described for processing a digitized image signal obtained from an image sensor having color photosites aligned in rows and columns that generate at least three separate color values but only one color value for each photosite location, means for interpolating color values for each phot ...


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Lesther Nicaise, Pajonk Jean Claude: Method and device for demodulation by sampling. Valeo Electronique, September 18, 1996: EP0732803-A1 (93 worldwide citation)

The method involves obtaining a baseband signal from which amplitude and phase modulations can be determined. The signal is sampled at a frequency below the carrier frequency. Two samples which are separated by a time related to the carrier frequency are taken. The sampling frequency is a sub-multip ...


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Charlton Steven C, Miller Anne T, Moulton Joseph L, Schumann Matthew A, Slomski Dennis, Wogoman Frank W: Dispensing instrument for fluid monitoring sensors. Bayer, September 18, 1996: EP0732590-A2 (83 worldwide citation)

A sensor dispensing instrument is adapted to receive a generally circular sensor pack containing a plurality of blood glucose sensors. Each of the sensors are disposed in sensor cavities, each of which is in fluid communication with a corresponding desiccant cavity and has a support wall that assist ...


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Kemp Nicholas Richard: Modular seal system for trocars. Microsurgical Equipment, September 18, 1996: GB2298906-A (72 worldwide citation)

A seal module (6) Fig 1 comprises a gas impermeable instrument seal 10 extending across a chamber and secured to make a substantially gas-tight seal with the internal wall of the chamber, said instrument seal has a central elastic disc shaped portion with an opening which can be stretched to accommo ...