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Cook Robert Lance, Brisco David Paul, Stewart R Bruce, Ring Lev, Haut Richard Carl, Mack Robert D, Duell Alan B: Mono-diameter wellbore casing. Shell Int Research, October 11, 2000: GB2348657-A (115 worldwide citation)

A mono-diameter wellbore casing 100 is formed by radially expanding a first tubular liner 210 off of a mandrel 505 into contact with a second tubular liner 115. The first and second tubular liners 210, 115 are positioned within the wellbore in an overlapping relationship such that inter alia the int ...


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Wright Kenneth, Lane Brian, Mith Stephen Nicholas, Shaw Paul David, Bateman Alan: Filter assembly. Domnick Hunter, October 11, 2000: EP1042045-A1 (93 worldwide citation)

A filter assembly for collecting material that is entrained in a gas stream comprises a housing for a filter element. The housing has first and second ends with an inlet and an outlet at the first end for the gas that is to be filtered, and a support surface on its internal wall at a point towards i ...


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Kula John S, Umbach James E, Gomez Andreina: Stent with variable wall thickness. Cordis, October 11, 2000: EP1042997-A1 (80 worldwide citation)

A stent is made flexible along its length. The stent initially starts as a metal sheet. It is rolled in its central region to a specified wall thickness. Thereafter, the stent is photochemically etched to produce the desired cell pattern of the design of the stent. Then, the stent is folded and the ...


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Lashinski Robert D, Brooks Dennis L, Swanson Vance E: Endolumenal prosthesis delivery assembly and method of use. Medtronic Ave, October 11, 2000: EP1042998-A2 (78 worldwide citation)

An endolumenal prosthesis delivery assembly includes an endolumenal prosthesis which is delivered to a desired location within a body lumen by used of first and second delivery members. The first delivery member has a prosthesis coupler that is adapted to removeably engage the prosthesis during deli ...


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Stewart Mark T, Flickinger William J, Francischelli David E, Mehra Rahul, Min Xiaoyi: Ablation catheter for isolating a pulmonary vein. Medtronic, October 11, 2000: EP1042990-A1 (70 worldwide citation)

A catheter assembly for treatment of cardiac arrhythmia, for example, atrial fibrillation, by electrically isolating a vessel, such as a pulmonary vein, from a chamber, such as the left atrium. The catheter assembly includes a catheter body 22 and at least one electrode 26. The catheter body include ...


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Pederson John C: Replacement led lamp assembly and modulated power intensity for light source. 911 Emergency Products, October 11, 2000: EP1043189-A2 (52 worldwide citation)

A light emitting diode (LED) warning signal light, the warning signal light comprising an array of light sources configured on a light support and in electrical communication with a controller and a power supply, battery, or other electrical source. The warning signal light provides various colored ...


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Legg Peter Jonathon, Barrett Stephen John: A communication network and method of allocating resource therefor. Motorola, October 11, 2000: GB2348776-A (52 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a communication network and in particular to a CDMA cellular communication system. Two base stations (403,405) comprise resource allocation means (415,417) and communication means (411,413) for communicating over a radio interface to a user terminal (401). The user terminal ...


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Quintero Lillian, Nguyen Thien Nhon Diana: Kit and method for chemical fixation of stentless cardiac valvular bioprostheses. Baxter Int, October 11, 2000: EP1041943-A1 (40 worldwide citation)

A system, apparatus and method for tanning of a stentless aortic bioprosthesis, and articles manufactured by such method. The system generally comprises a circulating bath which contains a tanning solution, and a support insert apparatus upon which the bioprosthesis is mounted during the tanning pro ...


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Nguyen Thien Nhon Diana: Stentless bioprosthetic heart valve with coronary protuberances. Baxter Int, October 11, 2000: EP1041942-A1 (39 worldwide citation)

A stentless aortic bioprosthesis having patent, non-ligated coronary artery segments extending therefrom, and methods for surgical replacement of aortic and/or non-aortic (e.g., pulmonary) heart valves with such stentless aortic bioprosthesis. The presence of the patent, non-ligated coronary segment ...


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Ito Motoshi, Ueda Hiroshi, Gotoh Yoshiho, Fukushima Yoshihisa: Information recording medium, information recording method, information recording apparatus and information reproducing apparatus. Matsushita Electric, October 11, 2000: EP1043723-A1 (37 worldwide citation)

An information recording medium of the present invention includes: a volume space in which user data is recorded; a spare area including a replacement area which may be used in place of a defective area included in the volume space; and a defect management information area in which defect management ...