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Roger Anthony Sayle: Virtual network file server. Stetina Brunda et al, March 12, 2002: US06356863 (167 worldwide citation)

A virtual file server for generating content data in response to computer operating system requests involving a remote file system. According to a preferred embodiment, the virtual file server receives the request, which may be via any of a variety of standard protocols. Content data is generated or ...


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Roy Greeff, Terry R Lee, Ron Harrison: Active termination in a multidrop memory system. Micron Technology, Dickstein Shapiro Morin & Oshinsky, March 12, 2002: US06356106 (166 worldwide citation)

An active termination circuit is incorporated into the devices connected to a multidrop bus. By including the active termination circuit on the devices instead of the bus, termination resistors can be removed from the system PCB, which saves costs and frees up precious space on the PCB. The active t ...


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Gurtej Sandhu, Garo J Derderian: ALD method to improve surface coverage. Micron Technology, Dickstein Shaphiro Merin & Oshinsky, March 12, 2002: US06355561 (165 worldwide citation)

A method of depositing a thin film on a substrate in a semiconductor device using Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) process parameters exposes the substrate to at least one adherent material in a quantity sufficient for the material to adsorb onto the substrate and thereby form an initiation layer. The ...


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Erik P N Damen, Christoph Schiller: Method of and system for measuring performance during an exercise activity, and an athletic shoe for use in system. U S Philips Corporation, Ernestine C Bartlett, Norman N Spain, March 12, 2002: US06356856 (165 worldwide citation)

A system for measuring the speed of a person while running or walking along a surface. A single acceleration sensor measures the acceleration in the forward direction and provides an acceleration signal which is amplified and subsequently sampled by analog to digital converter. The digital signal is ...


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Sarah Baxter, Lisa C Vogt: Content management system. American Management Systems, Staas & Halsey, March 12, 2002: US06356903 (165 worldwide citation)

A content management system for information delivery systems, including web based systems, that organizes the content of the information separately from the appearance of the presented information. The pages of the information are organized into documents and borders. Each border and document is fur ...


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James S Finn: Impulse radio interactive wireless gaming system and method. Time Domain Corporation, James S Finn, March 12, 2002: US06354946 (163 worldwide citation)

An interactive wireless gaming system is provided which utilizes the significant wireless improvements of impulse radio technology to enable gaming system enhancements. For instance, the interactive wireless gammg system has a plural of impulse radio wireless gaming units operating alternately as a ...


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Madhavan Pisharodi: Multi-axis internal spinal fixation. Perumala Corporation, Mark R Wisner, March 12, 2002: US06355038 (163 worldwide citation)

A multi-axis correction washer for use with a spinal stabilizer for internal spinal fixation. The bodies of the washer are provided in cylindrical and wedge-shaped cylindrical configurations with a hole in the center of the longitudinal axis of the cylinder and/or offset from the center axis of the ...


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Jay A Lenker, Michael A Evans, Steven W Kim, Brian Glynn, Gwendolyn A Watanabe: Apparatus and method for deployment release of intraluminal prostheses. Medtronic AVE, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox P L L C, March 12, 2002: US06355060 (161 worldwide citation)

A delivery catheter for a radially compressible tubular prosthesis comprises an elongate shaft slidably received within a tubular cover. The prosthesis is carried within a plurality of elongate, relatively hard runners, and is restrained in a radially compressed configuration by the cover. After int ...


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Scott P Bruder, Kevin R McIntosh, Daniel R Marshak, Joseph D Mosca: Uses for non-autologous mesenchymal stem cells. Osiris Therapeutics, Elliot M Olstein, Alan J Grant, March 12, 2002: US06355239 (161 worldwide citation)

Methods and devices using non-autologous mesenchymal stem cells comprising treating a recipient in need thereof with an effective amount of non-autologous mesenchymal stem cells, including methods and preparations for treating and regenerating connective tissue and enhancing bone marrow engraftment ...


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Andrew C Kim: Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction hamstring tendon fixation system. Freling E Baker, Baker & Eddy, March 12, 2002: US06355066 (160 worldwide citation)

A system for securing a tendon to a bore hole surface in a femur and a tibia, the system including a bone anchor having a flexible body with a distal end having an aperture to receive the tendon, and two legs forming a concave relief extending from the aperture to a split end, with the concave relie ...