Alvin Lavoie
Donald Craig Schall, Alvin Charles Lavoie, Francis Joseph Landy, Steven Scott Edwards: Method of producing wear resistant traffic markings. Sudhir G Deshmukh, October 13, 1998: US05820993 (8 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to a method of producing wear resistant traffic paint composition. In accordance with the method, a traffic marking of a traffic paint composition having low GPC number average molecular weight latex binder when applied to the road surface exhibits improved wear res ...


David R L Worthington, Stephen J Brown: Diabetes management system and method for controlling blood glucose. Health Hero Network, Lumen Intellectual Property Services, October 13, 1998: US05822715 (1042 worldwide citation)

A diabetes management system for predicting a future blood glucose value of a patient and for recommending a corrective action to the patient when the future blood glucose value lies outside of a target range. The system includes a patient-operated apparatus for measuring blood glucose values and fo ...

Daniel L Tonelli, Kevin M Maloney, Kevin W Cronin, Martin H Katz: Computer method for updating a network design. NetSuite Development, Fish & Richardson P C, October 13, 1998: US05821937 (993 worldwide citation)

A method for designing networks including auditing a network to discover a present network configuration, creating a network design sheet from the discovered network configuration, placing device icons representing intelligent device objects on the network design sheet, selecting a media type repres ...

Hugh Melling, Christopher L Johnson, Jeffrey R Oberlin: Articulated surgical instrument with improved jaw closure mechanism. Richard Allan Medical, Howard & Howard, October 13, 1998: US05820009 (712 worldwide citation)

This invention provides an articulated surgical instrument for use in laparoscopic surgical procedures including, in general, a handle, an elongated shaft, and a tip. The shaft is coupled to the handle, and the tip is pivotally coupled to the distal end of the shaft for articulation about an articul ...

John F Acres, Alec Ginsburg, David Wiebenson: Method and apparatus for operating networked gaming devices. Acres Gaming, Marger Johnson McCollom & Stolowitz PC, October 13, 1998: US05820459 (630 worldwide citation)

A system for monitoring and configuring gaming devices interconnected over a high-speed network is disclosed. The system can support a file server, one or more floor controllers, one or more pit terminals, and other terminals all interconnected over the network. Each gaming device includes an electr ...

Hugh Allen Oliver Hill, Irving John Higgins, James Michael McCann, Graham Davis: Strip electrode with screen printing. October 13, 1998: US05820551 (542 worldwide citation)

A sensor system that detects a current representative of a compound in a liquid mixture features a two-electrode strip adapted for releasable attachment to signal readout circuitry. The strip comprises an elongated support (preferably flat) adapted for releasable attachment to the readout circuitry; ...

Joseph Gross, John Gerard Kelly: Analyte-controlled liquid delivery device and analyte monitor. Elan Medical Technologies, Kathleen L Maher, October 13, 1998: US05820622 (534 worldwide citation)

A liquid delivery device comprising a housing having a lower surface for application to the skin of a subject and having a reservoir and a gas generation chamber therein separated by a displaceable membrane. Gas generated by an electrolytic cell under the control of a microprocessor causes the gas g ...

Paul J Carter, Leonard G Presta: Immunoglobulin variants. Genentech, Wendy M Lee, October 13, 1998: US05821337 (526 worldwide citation)

Variant immunoglobulins, particularly humanized antibody polypeptides are provided, along with methods for their preparation and use. Consensus immunoglobulin sequences and structural models are also provided.

John Chaco, Israel Hersh, Dmitry Orlovsky, Joe Vincens: Patient care and communication system. Executone Information Systems, Dilworth & Barrese, October 13, 1998: US05822544 (521 worldwide citation)

A patient care and communication system which utilizes a central processing system and a plurality of remote stations electrically connected to the central processing system to facilitate audio, visual and data communications. The central processing system facilitates the audio, visual and data comm ...