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Perez Laurent, Tarlier Pascal: Neural networks arrangement for the determination of a substance dosage to administer to a patient. Soc Et Tech S E T, November 12, 1997: EP0806738-A1 (154 worldwide citation)

The device comprises a central processor (2) and peripherals including a display (3), keyboard (4), chip card reader-recorder (5), audible alarm (6) and hypodermic injector (7). The patient's physiological condition is measured by a sensor (11). The central processor has an internal clock, redundant ...


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Timm William C, Chen Walter Y, Frantz Gene A, Garcia Domingo G, Lu Xiaolin, Mannering Dennis G, Polley Michael O, Riley Terence J, Shaver Donald P, Wu Song S: A multimode digital modem. Texas Instruments, November 12, 1997: EP0806852-A2 (69 worldwide citation)

A modem that operates selectively in the voice-band frequency band and at higher frequency bands is provided. This modem supports multiple line codes, like DMT and CAP. The modem uses a Digital Signal Processor (DSP), so that different existing ADSL line codes, such as Discrete MultiTone (DMT) and C ...


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Leitao Eugenia Ribeiro de Sous: Implant material and process for producing it. Matrix Medical, November 12, 1997: EP0806211-A1 (51 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a nanotechnology process for implant surface treatment for producing an implant article. The nanotechnology process comprises subjecting a non-porous material to a mechanical or chemical surface treatment until a surface roughness with an average peak distance (Ra value) betwe ...


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Rolando Giovanni, Gaschino Paolo, Vallana Franco, Cerise Osvaldo: An angioplasty stent. Sorin Biomedica Cardio, November 12, 1997: EP0806190-A1 (47 worldwide citation)

An angioplasty stent comprises a body (1) constituted by a plurality of successive segments (2) connected in pairs by bridge means (3, 4) so that the successive segments can be oriented relative to one another for the purposes of bending of the body (1) in any direction (d) defined by a linear combi ...


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Yuen Henry C, Kwoh Daniel S, Mankovitz Roy J, Leung Elsie Y: Method and apparatus for displaying television programs and related text. Yuen Henry C, Kwoh Daniel S, Mankovitz Roy J, Leung Elsie Y, November 12, 1997: EP0806111-A1 (47 worldwide citation)

A database consisting of inventive data structures is used to facilitate the creation of electronic program guides when used with a television program schedule system. The database is periodically updated with television program schedule information and is interrogated by a schedule system in order ...


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Eder Joseph, Farnholtz Roger, Ken Christopher G M: Composite endovascular guidewire. Target Therapeutics, November 12, 1997: EP0806220-A2 (43 worldwide citation)

This invention is a surgical device. It is a composite guidewire for use in a catheter and is used for accessing a targeted site in a lumen system of a patient's body. The composite guidewire assembly is especially useful for accessing peripheral or soft tissue targets. The invention includes multi- ...


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Seo Chang Kyu, Paek Woon Juk, Kang Jeong Min, Ryoo Dae Geun, Sung Young Bok, Nam Chang Woo: System for testing hard disk drives. Samsung Electronics, November 12, 1997: GB2312984-A (42 worldwide citation)

A multi-testing system for a number of hard disk drives (HDDs) is described. The system includes a high temperature burn-in chamber 620 for the HDDs 644-652 and a control chamber 610, isolated from the burn-in chamber 620 by a partition wall 80, for a plurality of HDD test computers 612-618 electric ...


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Leitao Eugenia Ribeiro de Sous, de Bruijn Joost Dick, Wen Hai Bo, de Groot Klaas: Device for incorporation and release of biologically active agents. Matrix Medical, November 12, 1997: EP0806212-A1 (41 worldwide citation)

The invention provides an implantable device coated with a layer of calcium phosphate and optionally one or more biologically active substances such as growth factors, lipis, (lipo)polysaccharides, hormones, proteins, antibiotics or cytostatics. The device can be obtained by a nanotechnology process ...


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Suzuki Tadashi, Tajima Yukio, Yamashita Hiroyuki, Watanabe Junko: Print control system and method. Fuji Xerox, November 12, 1997: EP0806721-A1 (39 worldwide citation)

A print control system managing a print job on a job basis and on a page basis. When a print job is interpreted, a job description file and page data for each page are created. The job description file contains the attribute of the entire job and a job element (content) list. An item of page data is ...


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Levy Robert J, Labhasetwar Vinod D, Song Cunxian S: Surface-modified nanoparticles and method of making and using same. Univ Michigan, November 12, 1997: EP0805678-A1 (39 worldwide citation)

Biodegradable controlled release nanoparticles as sustained release bioactive agent delivery vehicles include surface modifying agents to target binding of the nanoparticles to tissues or cells of living systems, to enhance nanoparticle sustained release properties, and to protect nanoparticle-incor ...