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Jan Stallaert, Andrew Bernard Whinston, Glenn William Graves: Method and apparatus for bundled asset trading. Omega Consulting, Barry S Winstead Sechrest & Minick P C Newberger, March 7, 2000: US06035287 (419 worldwide citation)

The present invention allows market participants to exchange bundles of assets, including assets in different asset classes. A market participant may value the bundle as an entity, alleviating the need to attempt to attain a value objective in the aggregate by valuing and trading assets individually ...


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Ingemar Lundquist, Russell Blake Thompson: Catheter steering mechanism. EP Technologies, Lyon & Lyon, March 7, 2000: US06033378 (368 worldwide citation)

A steering mechanism including a steering shaft coupled to a controller which includes a handle and apparatus for manipulating the distal end of the steering shaft. The steering shaft includes a flexible coiled spring having a lead spring fixed in position with respect to a distal end thereof in the ...


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Michael I Ingrassia Jr, James A Shelton, Thomas M Rowland: Method for monitoring user interactions with web pages from web server using data and command lists for maintaining information visited and issued by participants. NCR Corporation, Ying Tuo, Kenneth M Berner, March 7, 2000: US06035332 (356 worldwide citation)

Described is a mechanism for dependably tracking web page activities among a group of browsers. The web browsers retrieve web pages from an HTTP server, with each of the web pages embedding an applet. In response to web page activities (such as loading or unloading of a web page) performed at a brow ...


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Dingli Guo, Paul Shieh, Esfir Goldberg: Highly sensitive amperometric bi-mediator-based glucose biosensor. Biomedix, Marvin S Aronoff, March 7, 2000: US06033866 (355 worldwide citation)

A highly sensitive sensor for the amperometric assay of glucose in aqueous media having a face-to-face sandwich configuration is provided which comprises a sensing electrode strip containing a first redox mediator in an electrically conductive coating and a reference electrode strip in simultaneous ...


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Dosuk D Lee, Atul Nagras, Pramod Chakravarthy, Anthony M Majahad: Surface modification of medical implants. Etex Corporation, Mary Rose Scozzafava, Clark & Elbing, March 7, 2000: US06033582 (331 worldwide citation)

An irregularly etched medical implant device is provided having random non-uniform relief patterns on the surface ranging from about 0.3 .mu.m to less than about 20 .mu.m in depth. The random, irregular surface as defined by the etch micromorphology and respective dimensional properties are obtained ...


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J Stuart Vaeth, Charles S Walton: Virtual certificate authority. GTE CyberTrust Solutions Incorporated, Leonard Charles Suchyta, March 7, 2000: US06035402 (319 worldwide citation)

A method and system for creating and administering certificates digitally signed by a trusted entity (certificate authority) to ensure that certificated transactions are authenticated as that of a particular entity. Requests for a certificate, along with verification information, are directed to the ...


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Vernon Hodges, Shawn O Donnell: Method and system for providing automated updating and upgrading of antivirus applications using a computer network. Network Associates, Pennie & Edmonds, March 7, 2000: US06035423 (318 worldwide citation)

A method for updating antivirus files on a computer using push technology is disclosed. In a preferred embodiment, updated virus signature files or other updated antivirus information is loaded onto a central antivirus server, while local push agent software is installed on the client computer. When ...


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Enzo Borghi: Bifurcated endovascular stent and methods for forming and placing. Ave Galway, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox P L L C, March 7, 2000: US06033434 (313 worldwide citation)

A bifurcated endovascular stent is formed by a pair of tube-defining members, one of which is open at its ends and has a lateral opening between its ends. The other tubular structure is adapted to be advanced into one end of the first tube and exit through the lateral opening. The tube-defining memb ...


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Scott N Christensen: Electronic discount couponing method and apparatus for generating an electronic list of coupons. Robert Platt Bell & Associates P C, March 7, 2000: US06035280 (299 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for distributing, generating, and redeeming discount Virtual Coupons.TM., rebate or gift certificates or the like which may be used on conjunction with a frequency card program or the like. Virtual Coupons.TM. may be distributed electronically, for example, in the form of a di ...


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Shantanu Narayen, Wu Wang, Steve Morris, Chan Chiu, Cecilia Zhao, Aditya Khosla, James Lei, Prasad Kongara: Methods and apparatuses for distributing a collection of digital media over a network with automatic generation of presentable media. Pictra, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, March 7, 2000: US06035323 (271 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatuses for publishing a collection of digital media on a network. In one example of a method, a client digital processing system generates a collection of digital media and transmits collection information, which describes the collection of digital media, to a server digital process ...