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Varalli Maurizio Claudio, Poscia Alessandro: Apparatus for measurement and control of the content of glucose, lactate or other metabolites in biological fluids. Menarini Farma, November 14, 2001: EP1153571-A1 (101 worldwide citation)

Measurement and communication transducers and electronic circuits and control programs of the internal microprocessor of glucose content measurement instruments for personal independent use aimed at improving the safety and flexibility of use and the measurement performances of instruments for the a ...


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Mayenberger Rupert Dipl Ing, Rothweiler Christoph Dipl Ing, Weisshaupt Dieter Dipl Ing: Forceps- or scissor-like surgical instrument. Aesculap & Co Kg, November 14, 2001: EP1153578-A1 (62 worldwide citation)

The instrument has two branches pivotably joined by a bearing shaft, each carrying a tool at least partly of conducting material. The tools are mutually insulated and connected via leads to electrical connections at the branch ends remote from the tools. One electrical lead is formed by one (3) of t ...


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Fraser Robert D, O& 039, Neil Michael J, Boomer Mark: Medical installation tool. Depuy Acromed, November 14, 2001: EP1153582-A2 (60 worldwide citation)

A tool (10) for installing an object, such as an artificial disk prosthesis (24), between adjacent vertebrae includes a pair of opposed levers (12,14) separated by a fulcrum (16). Blade tips (50A,50B) are disposed at the distal end (12A,14A) of the levers (12,14). A pusher block (18) is disposed dis ...


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Yamada Jiro, Sasaoka Tatsuya, Hirano Takashi: Display device. Sony, November 14, 2001: EP1154676-A1 (60 worldwide citation)

In an organic EL device having a first electrode of a light reflective material, organic layer including an organic light emitting layer, semitransparent reflection layer, and second electrode of a transparent material that are stacked sequentially, and so configured that the organic layer functions ...


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Vermeulen Christophe: Caching of files during loading from a distributed file system. Cit Alcatel, November 14, 2001: EP1154356-A1 (54 worldwide citation)

In a method for loading files from a distributed file system (15) into a client (11; 40), a cache memory (35; 44) is provided for temporarily storing previously loaded files in order to expedite renewed accesses to the same file. Prior to each loading process, a check (25) is made to see whether a f ...


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Kollep Alexandre, Yoakim Alfred, Cahen Antoine: Device for extracting a substance. Nestle, November 14, 2001: EP1153561-A1 (52 worldwide citation)

the beverage infusion machine has a base (16) with a vertical panel (17) supporting a table (18). A slide (19) moves on the table top to place a beverage cartridge (33) into a position for making the beverage, superimposed on guides (21) allowing flowing of the beverage on the horizontal surface. An ...


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Matsuzaki Natsume, Emura Satoshi, Inagaki Saturu: File management apparatus. Matsushita Electronics, November 14, 2001: EP1154348-A2 (49 worldwide citation)

A password registration unit encrypts key information using an input password, and stores the generated encrypted key as a file into a computer. A file encryption unit generates a file key arbitrarily, encrypts the file key using the key information, encrypts a plaintext using the file key to genera ...


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Shibata Kazutaka: Semiconductor device and method of manufacture thereof. Rohm, November 14, 2001: EP1154474-A1 (47 worldwide citation)

A method for manufacturing a semiconductor device having projection electrodes on the surface of a semiconductor substrate. This method include an electrode forming step of forming the projection electrodes on the surface of the semiconductor substrate, a step of forming a protective resin layer on ...


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Abe Satoshi, Takahashi Yasuhito, Hino Akira, de Boer Mark: Hydroprocessing catalyst and use thereof. Nippon Ketjen, Akzo Nobel, November 14, 2001: EP1153107-A1 (43 worldwide citation)

The invention pertains to a hydroprocessing catalyst comprising 7-20 wt.% of a Group VIB hydrogenation metal component, calculated as trioxide, 0.5-6 wt.% of a non-noble Group VIII hydrogenation metal component, calculated as oxide, and 0.1-2 wt.% of an alkali metal component, calculated as oxide, o ...


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Dryburgh Ian H, Samuels Benedict N, Lunn Simon, Lehew Carl R, Hadden Jr James R, Higgins John R: A method and system for seating passengers in a transportation system. American Airlines, November 14, 2001: GB2362095-A (42 worldwide citation)

An airplane, system and passenger cabin comprising columns and rows (fig 1B) of recliners 220a-e in the form of compartments 106c-d is disclosed. Each recliner 220a-e comprises a rotatable and releasably lockable chair 232a-e with a detached ottoman/footrest 234a-e (which may also be used as a seat) ...