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James Reuss
Dennis E Bahr, James L Reuss: Method and apparatus for processing a physiological signal. OB Scientific, Peinhart Boerner Van Deuren s c, November 11, 2003: US06647280 (115 worldwide citation)

A signal processing method, preferably for extracting a fundamental period from a noisy, low-frequency signal, is disclosed. The signal processing method generally comprises calculating a numerical transform for a number of selected periods by multiplying signal data by discrete points of a sine and ...


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Eugene Fitzgerald
Eugene A Fitzgerald: Relaxed silicon germanium platform for high speed CMOS electronics and high speed analog circuits. AmberWave Systems Corporation, Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, November 11, 2003: US06646322 (60 worldwide citation)

Structures and methods for fabricating high speed digital, analog, and combined digital/analog systems using planarized relaxed SiGe as the materials platform. The relaxed SiGe allows for a plethora of strained Si layers that possess enhanced electronic properties. By allowing the MOSFET channel to ...


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David T Green, Keith Ratcliff, Keith Milliman, Henry R Sienkiewicz, Mitchell J Palmer, Graham W Bryan: Surgical stapling apparatus. United States Surtical Corporation, November 11, 2003: US06644532 (565 worldwide citation)

An endoscopic surgical apparatus is provided for placing lateral lines of surgical fasteners into body tissue. The apparatus includes a frame portion, an elongated portion extending from the frame portion, and an articulating fastener applying assembly associated with a distal end of the elongated p ...


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Craig A Owensby: System and method for providing targeted messages based on wireless mobile location. Leap Wireless International, Louis M Heidelberger, Thomas J McWilliams, Reed Smith, November 11, 2003: US06647257 (462 worldwide citation)

A system and method is provided for inserting messages, and in particular, commercial information or advertisements, into a wireless mobile communication. The messages are targeted to the subscriber of the basis of: the location of the terminal at the time of the wireless mobile communication; demog ...


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Richard E Rowe: Gaming terminal data repository and information distribution system. IGT, Beyer Weaver Thomas, November 11, 2003: US06645077 (453 worldwide citation)

A disclosed gaming terminal data repository may be used to store game software components, game software component information and gaming transaction information for a plurality of gaming terminals owned by a plurality of gaming entities. The repository may store the game software component informat ...


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Geoffrey R Hendrey, Hirohisa A Tanaka, Philip J Koopman Jr: Method and system for analyzing advertisements delivered to a mobile unit. Telcontar, Fenwick & West, November 11, 2003: US06647269 (426 worldwide citation)

Accurate location information about a mobile telecommunication transceiver is used to generate advertising content responsive to a user approaching the location of a business. This advertising content is tailored to the user's preferences and the particular business involved. Once the advertisi ...


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Gilad Lavi, Gil Yigal, Izrail Tsals, Joseph Gross: Drug delivery systems and methods. Elan Pharma International, Caesar Rivise Bernstein Cohen & Pokotilow, November 11, 2003: US06645181 (409 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a drug delivery device for mixing and delivering a drug by injection. The device includes a housing having a first port or opening therein that receives a first container that contains a fluid or powdered drug, for example a lyophilized drug. The housing can also inc ...


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Robert A Dixon, Donald J Hackman: Method and apparatus for dynamized spinal stabilization. November 11, 2003: US06645207 (379 worldwide citation)

An improved device and a method for stabilizing lumbar vertebrae in a human spine for the purpose of fixing the vertebra with respect to other vertebra and with respect to other parts of the spinal column. This device comprises a plate, bone screws, bone screw clamp portion, spacers, and rigidizing ...


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Katherine G August, Chin Sheng Chuang, Michelle McNerney, Elizabeth A Shriver, Mark Hansen, Ping wen Ong, Daniel D Lee, Craig Nohl, Theodore Sizer II: System and method for providing interactive dialogue and iterative search functions to find information. Lucent Technologies, November 11, 2003: US06647383 (322 worldwide citation)

A system and method for information searching comprising determination of, in fine granularity, a Community of Interest (COI), further data mining in search results, using at least one of COI and expert preferences to identify important knowledge, formulation and manipulation of results, and summari ...


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Curtis R Richardson: Protective case for touch screen device. Otter Products, The Law Offices of William W Cochran, November 11, 2003: US06646864 (290 worldwide citation)

Discloses is a protective case for an electronic device that has a touch screen. The touch screen is protected with a membrane adapted to the specific contour and profile of the electronic device and allows the user to use the touch screen interface with no shortcomings. The protective case is furth ...



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