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Bhullar Raghbir Singh, Walling Douglas P, Hill Brian: Cell and method for electrochemical analysis of a sample. Roche Diagnostics, July 11, 2001: EP1114995-A2 (137 worldwide citation)

According to an aspect of the invention, an electrochemical cell for analysis of a sample is provided, comprising a dual electrode having a dielectric strip with electrical conductors on opposite sides. According to a preferred embodiment, the electrochemical cell comprises a base, and a first reage ...


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Shinada Satoshi, Naka Takahiro, Torigoe Yusuke, Togawa Yuki, Orii Satoru, Uwai Hikonosuke, Kumagai Toshio: Ink cartridge, ink jet printer, method of replacing ink cartridge. Seiko Epson, July 11, 2001: EP1114726-A1 (84 worldwide citation)

An ink cartridge 8 comprises an IC memory 32 for holding information about the cartridge. At the time the ink cartridge 8 is to be installed in a printing apparatus, its insertion is inhibited at a position before installation by a lock mechanism 35. In this state, the information in the IC memory 3 ...


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Grieshaber Hans R, Stegmann Robert Prof M D: Method and apparatus to improve the outflow of the aqueous humor of an eye. Grieshaber & Co, July 11, 2001: EP1114627-A1 (64 worldwide citation)

The method involves draining isolated aqueous humour in the area of the angle of the posterior chamber through the trabecular meshwork into the scleral venous sinus (5) and through the natural channel system of the eye (15). Flaps of sclera are cut and folded to expose a section of the scleral venou ...


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Nakayama Shinichi, Yokohata Shizuo: Storage subsystem and storage controller. Hitachi, July 11, 2001: EP1115064-A2 (55 worldwide citation)

A storage subsystem and a storage controller adapted to take advantage of high data transfer rates of fibre channels while offering enhanced reliability and availability and capable of connecting with a plurality of host computers having multiple different interfaces. A loop is provided to serve as ...


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Kung Fen Chung, Russell Jesse Eugene, Sankalia Anish, Wang Spencer: Remote monitoring through the brg. At & T, July 11, 2001: EP1115264-A2 (53 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides for customer premises remote monitoring for use in a powerful, facilities-based, broadband communications system that guarantees voice, data and video communication reliability and security to users for an multimedia system including integrated telephone, television an ...


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Aoyama Kazuo, Sawada Hiroshi, Nagoya Akira, Nakajima Kazuo, Shibata Tadashi: Function reconfigurable semiconductor device and integrated circuit configuring the semiconductor device. Nippon Telegraph & Telephone, July 11, 2001: EP1115204-A2 (51 worldwide citation)

A function reconfigurable semiconductor device is provided. The function reconfigurable semiconductor device includes a plurality of function cells, each of the function cells being a basic unit which realizes a function; each of the function cells including a plurality of threshold elements; each o ...


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Okamoto Shusaku, Nakagawa Masamichi, Nobori Kunio, Morimura Atsushi: Method and apparatus for displaying image. Matsushita Electric, July 11, 2001: EP1115250-A1 (50 worldwide citation)

An image generating apparatus comprising: a camera or a plurality of cameras; space reconstructing means for mapping the input image from said camera, into a predetermined space model of a predetermined three-dimensional space; point-of-view converting means of synthesizing an image viewed from an a ...


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Bakos Gregory J, Daugird Joanne, Thompson Suzanne E: Surgical instrument for applying beads to tissue. Ethicon Endo Surgery, July 11, 2001: EP1114618-A2 (43 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument for the placement of a plurality of beads within wall tissue to create, or augment a sphincter within a lumen is disclosed. The surgical instrument has a hollow elongated flexible sheath having the plurality of beads stored within a passageway within the sheath. A tip is locate ...


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Flitcroft Daniel Ian, O& 039, Donnell Graham: Credit card system and method. Orbis Patents, July 11, 2001: EP1115095-A2 (39 worldwide citation)

A credit card system (100) is provided which has the added feature of providing additional limited-use credit card numbers (126) and/or cards. These numbers and/or cards can be used for a single transaction, thereby reducing the potential for fraudulent reuse of these numbers and/or cards. The credi ...


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Antaki James F, Paden Bradley, Burgreen Gregory, Groom Nelson: Fluid pump. Univ Pittsburgh, Nasa, July 11, 2001: EP1114648-A2 (35 worldwide citation)

A rotary pump for pumping fluid through a patient comprises: (a) a housing (324) (b) a stator member (320) attached to said housing (324) and having a first portion, a second portion, and a plurality of stationary blades (334) attached to said stator member (320) at said first portion thereof, where ...