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Cooper Gerald M: Method for automatically adjusting audio response for improved intelligibility. Ericsson, KAGEN Alan M, October 16, 1997: WO/1997/038488 (38 worldwide citation)

Intelligibility of received speech in a radio receiver is improved by automatically adjusting audio response in accordance with ambient noise levels. When high ambient noise is present, the relative gain of the higher audio frequencies is increased at the expense of low frequency response. In this i ...


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Schaer Alan K: Dispositif et ensemble dablation lineaire, Linear ablation device and assembly. Cardima, Cardima, DENNISON ASSOCIATES, October 16, 1997: CA2251041 (17 worldwide citation)

An intravascular device for the formation of linear lesions which has particular utility in the treatment of atrial fibrillation and flutter. The intravascular device has an outer delivery sheath (11) with a distal section (25) which has an elongated opening (28) and a support member (26) coextendin ...


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Newman Wyatt S, Cawley James D, Heuer Arthur H: Selective vacuum gripper. Case Western Reserve University, MOLDOVANYI Jay F, October 16, 1997: WO/1997/037523 (13 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for forming an integral three-dimensional object from a plurality of individual laminations (44) includes a cutting surface (36) on which each of the laminations (44) is individually deposited. A concentrated energy source (40) cuts each of the plurality of laminations (44) into a shape ...


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Holt Keenan O: Sporting event options market trading game. Oris, TITUS John D, October 16, 1997: WO/1997/037735 (7 worldwide citation)

A commodities option trading game is provided in which the simulated market, which determines whether the value of the simulated commodities options rise or fall, is determined by a real event occurring outside the game being played. In a preferred embodiment, the event from which the simulated mark ...


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Schneider Johannes, Winter Werner, Wnendt Stephan, Zwingenberger Kai, Eger Kurt, Akermann Michaela: Promedicaments acyles de la n-hydroxymethylthalidomide a effet immunomodulateur, Acylated n-hydroxy methyl thalidomide prodrugs with immunomodulator action. Grunenthal, Grunenthal, FETHERSTONHAUGH & CO, October 16, 1997: CA2251060 (7 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to thalidomide prodrugs of the formula (I), in which R is -CHR1-NHR2 or -(CH2)n COOH, R1 is H or C1-4-alkyl, R2 is H, C1-3-alkyl, C(O)-CH2-NHR3 or an amino protective group, R3 is H or an amino protective group, and n is an integer between 2 and 4, in the form of their bases or ...


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Simons Rolf: Procede de production de microparticules a couches multiples, Process for producing multilayered microparticles. Simons Druck Vertrieb, Simons Druck Vertrieb, GOWLING LAFLEUR HENDERSON, October 16, 1997: CA2223163 (6 worldwide citation)

A process for producing multilayered microparticles for marking and later identifying substances or objects of any desired type, even animals and plants, has the following steps: several marking layers are successively applied in the liquid state onto a web-shaped or sheet-shaped substrate, each lay ...


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Levi Yuval, Margulis Haim, Arad Iris: A system, software and method for locating information in a collection of text-based information sources. Flair Technologies, GADOR Deborah, October 16, 1997: WO/1997/038376 (4 worldwide citation)

A system for processing information contained in a collection of text-based information sources employs associative and linguistic expansion of input words in which associative expansion is first performed, followed by simultaneous linguistic expansion in accordance with related morphological and ph ...


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Gustafsson Bo, Lundmark Stefan, Berglund Kjell, Brooling Cathrine, Skolling Otto: Improved containers for parenteral fluids. Pharmacia & Upjohn, Gustafsson Bo, Lundmark Stefan, Berglund Kjell, Brooling Cathrine, Skolling Otto, FORSLUND Niklas, October 16, 1997: WO/1997/037628 (3 worldwide citation)

A flexible transparent container for improved storage of oxygen sensitive parenterally administerable agents comprising an inner, primary container enclosed in a substantially oxygen impermeable outer envelope with an oxygen absorber, capable of consuming essentially all residual oxygen after the ou ...


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Cesaroni Anthony Joseph: Balle sans plomb, Lead-free bullet. Cesaroni Technology, Cesaroni Technology, SIM & MCBURNEY, October 16, 1997: CA2248282 (3 worldwide citation)

A bullet that will retain markings from a firearm barrel when fired from such firearm. The bullet comprises a right cylindrical core with opposed ends, one such opposed end having a tapered section integrally connected thereto. The core is formed from a lead-free composition of a polymer and filler ...


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Sohda Takashi, Momose Yu, Matsutani Etsuya: Composition anticachexique, Anticachectic composition. Takeda Chemical Industries, Takeda Pharmaceutical Company, FETHERSTONHAUGH & CO, October 16, 1997: CA2247946 (3 worldwide citation)

A medicinal composition for the prophylaxis and treatment of cachexia which comprises a compound of formula (I) wherein R represents a hydrocarbon group that may be substituted or a heterocyclic group that may be substituted; Y represents a group of the formula -CO-, -CH(OH)-, or -NR3- (R3 represent ...