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Brockway Brian P, Mills Perry Alton, Moench Mel Murray: Catheter muni dun transducteur de pression pres de son extremite distale, Catheter with pressure transducer next to the distal end. Data Sciences International, Transoma Medical, GOWLING LAFLEUR HENDERSON, April 22, 1999: CA2305998 (24 worldwide citation)

A device measures pressures in animals and humans and includes a pressure transmission catheter (22) filled with a pressure transmitting medium (26) and implantable in an area having a physiological pressure. A transducer (30) communicates with the pressure transmitting medium (26) to provide a pres ...


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Godtfredsen Wagn Ole: Treatment of asthma with vitamin d3 derivatives. Leo Pharm Prod, April 22, 1999: GB2260904-A (9 worldwide citation)

The use of vitamin D3 analogues for the treatment of asthma wherein the active agent is chosen from the following 1,25-dihydroxy vitamin D3 derivatives: (a) as disclosed in WO-87/00834-A1, (b) as disclosed in WO-89/10351-A1, (c) 24-homo- and 26-homo-1 alpha ,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 and their 22,23-di ...


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Bjornson Torleif Ove, Shea Laurence R: Laminate microstructure device and method for making same. Aclara Biosciences, Bjornson Torleif Ove, Shea Laurence R, RAE VENTER Barbara, April 22, 1999: WO/1999/019717 (8 worldwide citation)

A continuous form microstructure array device (20) is constructed as a flexible elongate film laminate containing microstructure arrays (26) arranged serially along the laminate. The laminate can be continuously drawn from a roll, passed through a processing and analysis device and rerolled or stack ...


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Forrow Nigel J, Sanghera Gurdial S, Watkin Jared L, Walters Stephen: Biosensor electrode mediators for regeneration of cofactors. Abbott Laboratories, Forrow Nigel J, Sanghera Gurdial S, Watkin Jared L, Walters Stephen, POPE Lawrence S, April 22, 1999: WO/1999/019507 (5 worldwide citation)

The present invention is based on the discovery of NAD?+¿ and NADP?+¿ mediator compounds that do not bind irreversibly to thiol groups in the active sites of intracellular dehydrogenase enzymes. Such mediator compounds avoid a common mode of enzyme inhibition. The mediators can therefore increase th ...


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May R Raymond: Systems, methods and computer program products for electronic trading of financial instruments. May R Raymond, Derivatives Net, TAULBEE George M, April 22, 1999: WO/1999/019821 (5 worldwide citation)

An Internet-protocol based anonymous trading system which enables traders to identify bids and offers which they are eligible to trade based upon a color coded methodology which gives the trader credit preference information about the potential counterparty while still maintaining the anonymity of t ...


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Horhota Steven T, Saim Said: Methods of treating capsules and dry, powdered pharmaceutical formulations. Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, RAYMOND Robert P, April 22, 1999: WO/1999/018939 (5 worldwide citation)

Undesirable materials present in gelatin, cellulose or plastic capsules used for storing a dry, powdered pharmaceutical formulation are extracted by supercritical fluids. The method is also used for removing undesirable material from drug powder. The amount of powder retained in the capsules followi ...


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Church George M: Replica amplification of nucleic acid arrays. President & Fellows Of Harvard College, Church George M, WILLIAMS Kathleen M, April 22, 1999: WO/1999/019341 (5 worldwide citation)

A method of producing a plurality of a nucleic acid array, comprising, in order, the steps of amplifying $i(in situ) nucleic acid molecules of a first randomly-patterned, immobilized nucleic acid array comprising a heterogeneous pool of nucleic acid molecules affixed to a support, transferring at le ...


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Edlund David J, Pledger William A: Dispositif de reformage a la vapeur avec purification interne de lhydrogene, Steam reformer with internal hydrogen purification. Northwest Power Systems, Idatech, SMART & BIGGAR, April 22, 1999: CA2274904 (4 worldwide citation)

A steam reformer with internal hydrogen purification includes internal bulk hydrogen purification, internal hydrogen polishing to remove trace levels of carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide, an integrated combustion method utilizing waste gas to heat the reformer, efficient integration of heat transfe ...


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Swartz Peter D: Film source video detection. Faroudja Laboratories, GALLAGHER Thomas A, April 22, 1999: WO/1999/020040 (4 worldwide citation)

A television line doubler (interlaced to progressive scan converter) incorporating the following aspects: an improved field motion detector which does not treat low frequency vertical transitions as motion; a frame motion detector having an improved ability to differentiate motion from subcarrier si ...


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Gibson Vernon Charles, Newton Claire, Solan Gregory Adam: Novel polymerisation catalysts. Bp Chemicals, Gibson Vernon Charles, Newton Claire, Solan Gregory Adam, SMITH Julian Philip Howard, April 22, 1999: WO/1999/019335 (4 worldwide citation)

A polymerisation catalyst comprising (1) the Formula (W) compound, or dimers thereof; wherein N is nitrogen, Q is nitrogen or oxygen, X is the oxidation state of Cr and Y is an atom or a group having a valency of m, p is zero or an integer such that p = (X - nk)/m and (2) an activator compound selec ...