Andreas G Weichert
Andreas Weichert, Joachim Brendel, Heinz Werner Kleemann, Hans Jochen Lang, Jan Robert Schwark, Udo Albus, Wolfgang Scholz: Ortho-substituted benzoylguanidines, process for their preparation, their use as a medicament or diagnostic, and medicament comprising them. Hoechst Aktiengesellschaft, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner L, January 4, 2000: US06011063

Ortho-substituted benzoylguanidines of the formula I ##STR1## in which R(1) to R(5) have the meanings given in the claims, are suitable as antiarrhythmic pharmaceuticals having a cardioprotective component for infarct prophylaxis and for infarct treatment and also for the treatment of angina pectori ...

Boaz Eitan: Two bit non-volatile electrically erasable and programmable semiconductor memory cell utilizing asymmetrical charge trapping. Saifun Semiconductors, Alan H MacPherson, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson Franklin & Friel, January 4, 2000: US06011725 (1121 worldwide citation)

A non-volatile electrically erasable programmable read only memory (EEPROM) capable of storing two bit of information having a nonconducting charge trapping dielectric, such as silicon nitride, sandwiched between two silicon dioxide layers acting as electrical insulators is disclosed. The invention ...

Christopher L Johnson, David A Dunlap: Linear stapling instrument with improved staple cartridge. Imagyn Medical Technologies, Howard & Howard, January 4, 2000: US06010054 (851 worldwide citation)

This invention provides a linear stapling instrument for use in surgical procedures including, inter alia, a staple housing. The housing includes a plurality of staple openings and a plurality of staples disposed in the staple openings. The housing further includes a plurality of staple drivers. The ...

Michael Fischer, Sophia Paleologou: Method and system for error-free data transfer. KenCast, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, January 4, 2000: US06012159 (695 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided for transferring data from a host computer to one or more subscriber computers, the data consisting of k original packets. The method includes the steps of encoding the k original packets to form n encoded packets, where n>k, transmitting the encoded packets from the ...

Mohamed Kheir Diab, Esmaiel Kiani Azarbayjany, Charles Robert Ragsdale, James M Lepper Jr: Manual and automatic probe calibration. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, January 4, 2000: US06011986 (641 worldwide citation)

The method and apparatus of the present invention provides a system wherein light-emitting diodes (LEDs) can be tuned within a given range by selecting their operating drive current in order to obtain a precise wavelength. The present invention further provides a manner in which to calibrate and uti ...

Sangam Pant, David L Andre, Gray Watson, Richard M Green, Michael J Schiegg: Computer system with user-controlled relevance ranking of search results. Lycos, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, January 4, 2000: US06012053 (614 worldwide citation)

A computer system for performing searches on a collection of information includes a mechanism through which results from a search query are ranked according to user specified relevance factors to allow the user to control how the search results are presented. The relevance factors are applied to the ...

Jim Y Li, Archie L Cobbs, Paul D Ozzello: Automatic configuration for internet access device. International Business Machines Corporation, Anthony N Magistrale, January 4, 2000: US06012088 (606 worldwide citation)

An Internet access device uses an automatic configuration process to handle the task of configuring the Internet access device at a customer site for communication with the Internet. Once configured, the customer has electronic mail and other access to the Internet from his local area network. A not ...

William Peter Van Antwerp, John Joseph Mastrototaro: Detection of biological molecules using chemical amplification and optical sensors. Minimed, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, January 4, 2000: US06011984 (454 worldwide citation)

Methods are provided for the determination of the concentration of biological levels of polyhydroxylated compounds, particularly glucose. The methods utilize an amplification system that is an analyte transducer immobilized in a polymeric matrix, where the system is implantable and biocompatible. Up ...