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Penny Keith, Amoah Francis Egyin, Goble Colin Charles Owen: An electrosurgical instrument. Gyrus Medical, November 29, 2000: EP1055400-A1 (562 worldwide citation)

An electrosurgical instrument has coaxial inner and outer tubular members (1,2) made of a conductive material to form a coaxial transmission line. The inner member (1) is preferably dimensioned to receive a laparoscopic tool with the working elements of the tool projecting beyond a distal end (1D) o ...


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Penny Keith, Amoah Francis Egyin, Goble Colin Charles Owen: An electrosurgical generator and system. Gyrus Medical, November 29, 2000: EP1055399-A1 (554 worldwide citation)

An electrosurgical generator which is operable particularly at UHF or higher frequencies has a circuit (32) for sensing reflected power and a control arrangement (20) coupled to the sensing circuit to cause the frequency of the radio frequency output of the generator to be altered whilst the reflect ...


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Poudler Graeme John, Balacheff Boris, Chen Liqun: System for digitally signing a document. Hewlett Packard Co, November 29, 2000: EP1055989-A1 (83 worldwide citation)

The preferred embodiment of the invention comprises a computer system which employs a trusted display processor (260), which has a trusted processor (300) and trusted memory (305, 315, 335, 345) physically and functionally distinct from the processor and memory of the computer system. The trusted di ...


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Proudler Graeme John, Balacheff Boris, Chen Liqun, Chan David: System for providing a trustworthy user interface. Hewlett Packard Co, November 29, 2000: EP1056014-A1 (83 worldwide citation)

The preferred embodiment of the invention comprises a computer system which employs a trusted display processor (260), which has a trusted processor (300) and trusted memory (305, 315, 335, 345) physically and functionally distinct from the processor and memory of the computer system. The trusted di ...


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Cucala Garcia Luis, Galindo Gonzalez Adolfo, Gil Roa Manuel, Fillmore David Ian: Module for radio transmission over optical fibre. Telefonica, November 29, 2000: EP1056226-A2 (66 worldwide citation)

Improvements in the Patent of Invention number 9701387, referring to a new module for radio transmission over optical fibre, consisting of an equipment designed to accept the inlet of two channels in GSM frequencies and other two channels in DCS frequency, performing an electrooptical - conversion o ...


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Speakman Stuart Philip: Method of forming a masking or spacer pattern on a substrate using inkjet droplet deposition. Patterning Technologies, November 29, 2000: GB2350321-A (42 worldwide citation)

A masking pattern (Fig.25) or a spacer pattern (Fig.27) is formed on a substrate by droplet ejection of a deposition material (e.g. solder) on to the substrate to form the pattern which comprises multiple discrete or coalesced extended portions. The droplets once deposited are cured by electromagnet ...


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Andre Jacques: Temporary distribution station. Alg Fabae, November 29, 2000: EP1056177-A1 (37 worldwide citation)

The temporary branch connection includes a movable part (2) which slides in guides (10) fixed into a below ground (S) chambe The connection has also an auto-locking feature which maintains the part (2) in a position where the upper surface of the part ( is flush with ground (S) level or in a deploye ...


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Aoki Yoshito: Video recording and reproducing apparatus and method with data modification detection. Matsushita Electric, November 29, 2000: EP1056043-A2 (34 worldwide citation)

First modification detection data is generated from the (compressed) video data. The video data is combined with the first modification detection data. The combined data is recorded on a recording medium. The read combined data is separated into the compressed video data and the first modification d ...


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Wood Christopher Barry: Human serum albumin expression and use in gene therapy. Wood Christopher Barry, November 29, 2000: GB2350362-A (31 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to DNA vectors as a means of gene therapy for the use in treatment of human and animal disease states that are characterised by failure or inadequate functioning of the liver. This results in the lowering of the blood levels of certain important proteins produced by the ...


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Andreasson Anders, Chandler Guy Richard, Goersmann Claus Friedrich, Warren James Patrick: System for nox reduction in exhaust gases. Johnson Matthey, November 29, 2000: EP1054722-A1 (29 worldwide citation)

A system for NOx reduction in combustion gases, especially from diesel engines, incorporates an oxidation catalyst to convert at least a portion of NO to NO2, a particulate filter, a source of reductant such as NH3, and an SCR catalyst. Considerable improvements in NOx conversion are observed.