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Kim Seung Ryeol, Abbott Nicholas L: Couche de blocage biochimique pour analyse par cristaux liquides, Biochemical blocking layer for liquid crystal assay. Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation, Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation, BORDEN LADNER GERVAIS, August 23, 2001: CA2394966 (45 worldwide citation)

A rubbed substrate structure for use in a liquid crystal assay device, includes: a biochemical blocking compound chemically immobilized on a surface of one side of a support forming a biochemical blocking layer; and a biomolecule recognition agent deposited on the side of the support containing the ...


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Skaife Justin J, Abbott Nicholas L: Procede et appareil permettant de detecter des pathogenes microscopiques, Method and apparatus for detection of microscopic pathogens. Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation, Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation, BORDEN LADNER GERVAIS, August 23, 2001: CA2395318 (45 worldwide citation)

Detection apparatus for use in the detection of the presence of a selected pathogen in a sample are disclosed. Such apparatus includes: a substrate with a detection region on a surface thereof, the detection region having microstructures including grooves formed therein that will align liquid crysta ...


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Shaw Derek Joseph, Law Brian Robert: Automatically operable safety shield system for syringes. Astrazeneca, Astrazeneca, Shaw Derek Joseph, Law Brian Robert, BRYANT Tracey, August 23, 2001: WO/2001/060435 (14 worldwide citation)

An automatically operable safety shield system (10) for use with a syringe (60) comprises: an inner holder (20) into which said syringe (60) may be inserted; an outer shield (30) mounted outwards from said inner holder (20) axially movable between retracted and extended positions; a spring positione ...


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Schlegel Robert, Endege Wilson O, Monahan John E: Genes differentially expressed in human prostate cancer and their use. Millennium Predictive Medicine, SMITH DeAnn F, August 23, 2001: WO/2001/060860 (11 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to compositions, kits, and methods for detecting, characterizing, preventing, and treating human prostate cancers. A variety of novel markers are provided, wherein changes in the levels of expression of one or more of the markers is correlated with the presence of prostate canc ...


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Boyd Gary T, Miller Richard A, Whitney Leland R: Wedge light extractor with risers. 3m Innovative Properties Company, sBUCKINGHAM Stephen W, August 23, 2001: WO/2001/061241 (9 worldwide citation)

A wedge-shaped light extractor (20) having a light-redirecting surface comprising a plurality of projections (22a, 22b, 22c). The projections (22a, 22b, 22c) include risers (23) that improve extraction efficiency of the facets (25), thereby facilitating efficient use of available light from a light ...


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Manini Paolo, Ferrario Bruno, Rizzi Enea, Palladino Massimo, Di, Gregorio Pierattilio: Evacuated jacket for thermal insulation and process for manufacturing the same. Saes Getters, Manini Paolo, Ferrario Bruno, Rizzi Enea, Palladino Massimo, Di, Gregorio Pierattilio, ADORNO Silvano, August 23, 2001: WO/2001/060598 (6 worldwide citation)

An evacuated jacket for thermal insulation comprises a discontinuous or porous, organic or inorganic filling material arranged inside an envelope made with at least one multi-layer barrier sheet (1) of substantially rectangular shape, which comprises at least one polymeric or inorganic central layer ...


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Schenk Edwin, Oelschl├Ąger Martin: (De) Antennenfeder zur elektrischen verbindung einer leiterplatte mit einer antenne, (En) Antenna spring for electrical connection of a circuit board with an antenna. Siemens Aktiengesellschaft, Schenk Edwin, Oelschl├Ąger Martin, SIEMENS AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT, August 23, 2001: WO/2001/061781 (6 worldwide citation)

(EN) An antenna spring for electrical connection of a circuit board with an antenna is disclosed. Said antenna spring comprises a pushfit connector means for a connection of the antenna spring with the circuit board and/or the antenna.(DE) Beschrieben wird eine Antennenfeder zur elektrischen Verbind ...


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Young Jae Song, Young Shin Kwon, Kun Dae Youm, Young Soo Kim: Higher-density memory card. Samsung Electronics, Marger Johnson & Mccollom PC, August 23, 2001: US20010015485-A1 (4 worldwide citation)

A high-density memory card comprises a base card and two packages fixedly mounted within the base card. The two packages are attached to the base card and face each other. In one embodiment, a first package comprises a first substrate and at least one memory chip, and a second package comprises a se ...


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Sweeney Richard, Lazaris Nicholas G, Beaulieu Roderick H, Bucuzzo William P: Cartouche pour filtre a boisson, Beverage filter cartridge. Keurig Incorporated, Keurig Incorporated, FETHERSTONHAUGH & CO, August 23, 2001: CA2400033 (3 worldwide citation)

A beverage filter cartridge (10) includes a cup-shaped outer container (12) with a bottom (18) and a side wall (20) extending upwardly from the bottom wall (18) to a circular rim (22) surrounding an upper opening (24). The side wall (29) has an upper section (20a) extending downwardly from the rim ( ...


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Syrowicz Diego, Chattpadhyay Somak, Rodriguez Ramon, Oropeza Guillermo, Kisner Jonathan, Mercado Corujo Hernan: Method and apparatus for treating an undesired presence on the skin of an individual. Syrowicz Diego, Chattpadhyay Somak, Rodriguez Ramon, Oropeza Guillermo, Kisner Jonathan, Mercado Corujo Hernan, DUJMICH Louis C, August 23, 2001: WO/2001/060274 (3 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for treating an undesired presence on an individual includes a CPU coupled to a laser control unit and a robotic arm control unit. A scanning area or volume is defined on the individual that includes the undesired presence. The CPU controls the robotic arm to move the laser a ...