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Inui Hiroaki, Oyama Makoto, Yura Masaki: Washing machine. Matsushita Electric, December 11, 2002: EP1264570-A1 (55 worldwide citation)

A washer includes a plurality of washing means for spraying washing water to an object to be washed from various directions of a washing tub and a washing water feeding means for feeding the washing water. The washing water is sequentially sprayed from respective washing means. Thus, the washing wat ...


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Wang Zhaocheng, Stirling Gallacher Richard: Multicarrier system with adaptive bit-wise interleaving. Sony Int Europ, December 11, 2002: EP1265411-A1 (45 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a method for transmitting data streams of users via a transmission path in an OFDM system, whereby the data streams of respective users are transmitted in blocks, frequency hopping according to a predefined frequency hopping pattern for the respective transmission is ...


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Chandraratna Anthony P, Stern Roger A: Ultrasound transducer device for continuous imaging of the heart and other body parts. Chandraratna P Anthony, Stellartech Res, December 11, 2002: EP1265223-A2 (43 worldwide citation)

An ultrasound transducer device is disclosed which is intended to be used for continuous imaging of a patient's heart or other body organs for diagnosis or monitoring. The device (1) consists of a spherical transducer assembly held by a patch (4) which is coated with adhesive for attaching to the bo ...


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Park Hun Kuk, An Sung Soon: Medical stent. M I Tech, December 11, 2002: EP1264582-A2 (35 worldwide citation)

A medical stent includes a first cylindrical body having a first inner diameter and a central axis, a second cylindrical body connected to one end of the first cylindrical body and having a second inner diameter, and a valve assembly for preventing food or fluid from flowing upstream. The valve asse ...


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Mitomo Mamoru, Endo Tadashi, Ueda Kyouta, Komatsu Masakazu: Oxynitride phosphor activated by a rare earth element, and sialon type phosphor. Nat Inst For Materials Science, December 11, 2002: EP1264873-A2 (32 worldwide citation)

An oxynitride phosphor activated by a rare earth element, represented by the formula MexSi12-(m+n)Al(m+n)OnN16-n:Re1yRe2x, wherein a part or all of metal Me (where Me is at least one metal selected from the group consisting of Ca, Mg, Y and lanthanide metals excluding La and Ce) in alpha -sialon sol ...


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Peng Sheng Chang, Tsai Chau Chad, Wang Hsuan Yi, Tsai Chi Che: Bus data interface for transmitting data on pci bus, the structure and the operating method thereof. Via Technologies, December 11, 2002: TW513636 (30 worldwide citation)

A bus data interface for transmitting data on PCI bus, the structure and the operating method thereof. The bus data interface at least comprises: a high-bit transmission buffer, a low-bit transmission buffer, a multiplexer, a signal arbitrating device, and a data distributor; wherein the pins for bu ...


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Okano Teruo, Yamato Masayuki, Kikuchi Akihiko: Cell cultivation-support material, method of cocultivation of cells and cocultivated cell sheet obtained therefrom. Okano Teruo Prof, December 11, 2002: EP1264877-A1 (30 worldwide citation)

By using a bed material for cell culture having a surface composed of two domains of domain A coated with a temperature-responsive polymer and domain B composed of any one or a combination of a domain coated with a polymer having high affinity with cells, a domain coated with the temperature-respons ...


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Gross James R, Boehmer Brian E, Erspamer John P, Baker John Perry: Absorbent products with improved vertical wicking and rewet capability. Bki Holding, December 11, 2002: EP1263374-A1 (27 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to an absorbent core for use in an absorbent article and methods to make the absorbent core and absorbent articles. The absorbent core has a discrete wicking layer made with compressible fibers such as eucalyptus or chemically treated fibers. The absorbent core and arti ...


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Hurst Terril N, Perlov Craig, Wilson Carol, Taussig Carl: Non-volatile memory. Hewlett Packard Co, December 11, 2002: EP1265287-A2 (25 worldwide citation)

A data storage device (22) comprises a cross-point memory array (25) formed on a dielectric substrate material (50), and comprising first and second sets of transverse electrodes (502, 504) separated by a storage layer (75) including at least one semiconductor layer (72). The storage layer forms a n ...


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Darvish Nissim, Harel Tami, Felsen Bella, Glasberg Offer: Blood glucose level control. Impulse Dynamics, December 11, 2002: EP1263498-A1 (25 worldwide citation)

A pancreatic controller, comprising: at least one electrode adapted for electrifying at least a portion of a pancreas; and a controller programmed to electrify said electrode so as to positively control at least the effect of at least two members of a group consisting of blood glucose level, blood i ...