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Cook Robert Lance, Stewart R Bruce, Ring Lev, Haut Richard Carl, Duell Alan B, Brisco David Paul, Wyant Reece Edward, Nahm James Jang Woo, Mack Robert Donald, Fillipov Andrei Gregory: Inserting a tubular member into a wellbore. Shell Int Research, November 26, 2003: GB2388860-A (83 worldwide citation)

A tubular member is coated with a lubricating fluid, e.g. a drilling mud lubricant, to facilitate its placement in a wellbore and to reduce surge pressures.


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Cook Robert Lance, Stewart R Bruce, Ring Lev, Haut Richard Carl, Duell Alan B, Brisco David Paul, Wyant Reece Edward, Nahm James Jang Woo, Mack Robert D, Fillipov Andrei Gregory: Selecting a group of tubular members for subsequent radial expansion. Shell Int Research, November 26, 2003: GB2388862-A (83 worldwide citation)

A method of selecting a group of tubular members for subsequent radial expansion comprises radially expanding the ends of a representative sample of the group of tubular members, measuring the amount of necking of the walls of the radially expanded ends of the tubular members, and if the radially ex ...


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Cook Robert Lance, Stewart R Bruce, Ring Lev, Haut Richard Carl, Duell Alan B, Brisco David Paul, Wyant Reece Edward, Nahm James Jang Woo, Mack Robert D, Fillipov Andrei Gregory: A tubular member for wellbores. Shell Int Research, November 26, 2003: GB2388861-A (80 worldwide citation)

A tubular member comprises an annular member having a wall thickness that varies less than 8%, a hoop yield strength that varies less than 10%, imperfections of less than 8% of the wall thickness, no failure for radial expansions of up to 30%, and no necking of the walls of the annular member for ra ...


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Falotico Robert: Coated medical devices. Cordis, November 26, 2003: EP1364628-A1 (76 worldwide citation)

A drug and drug delivery system for use in the treatment of vascular disease is coated with rapamycin or other suitable drug, agent or compound and delivered intraluminally for the treatment and prevention of neointimal hyperplasia following percutaneous transluminal coronary angiography. The local ...


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Kopec Edvard, Winter Manfred, Greif Volker Dr, Dworatzek Klemens, Hartmann Marion, Muenkel Karlheinz, Haehn Jens, Stinzendoerfer Joachim: Filter with a housing. Mann & Hummel, November 26, 2003: EP1364695-A1 (74 worldwide citation)

Filter comprises a filter housing (2), and a removable filter element (9) in a receiving chamber (11) in the housing. The housing has a lid (3) for opening and closing the receiving chamber. The lid is in a region of the filter housing between the inlet side and the outlet side of the filter element ...


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Bonk Thomas, Von Knebel Doeberitz Magnus, Becker Cord Michael: Method for detection of somatic mutations using mass spectometry. Mtm Lab, November 26, 2003: EP1365031-A1 (58 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a method for detection of somatic mutations in samples. The method is based on detection of somatic mutations by means of mass spectrometry, whereby a comparison of complex signal patterns comprising aberrant signals compared to wild type and/or integrals over partic ...


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Solheim John A: Method and apparatus for a golf club head with an encapsulated insert. Karsten Mfg, November 26, 2003: GB2388792-A (56 worldwide citation)

A golf club head includes a body (formed of cast titanium, steel, bronze, or the like) with a cavity 112 formed therein behind a front face. An insert (e.g., an elastomeric insert) is provided through an opening 110 exposed on a surface of the body (e.g., the sole of the club head) such that the ins ...


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Karvanen Jukka, Nyman Esa, Multanen Jarkko, Pohja Antti: Message acknowledgement in a mobile communication network. Distocraft Oy, November 26, 2003: EP1365604-A2 (45 worldwide citation)

A messaging system (MS) for relaying a message from a sending terminal (A) to a receiving terminal (B). The messaging system (MS) receives an original message (OM) from the sending terminal (A) and sends an application link (4-5) to the receiving terminal (B). In response to receiving an indication ...


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Bille Josef, Baumeister Klaus, Loesel Frieder: Cornea contact system for laser surgery. 20 10 Perfect Vision Optische, November 26, 2003: EP1364632-A1 (45 worldwide citation)

A system for accurately guiding a laser focal point along a predetermined path within the stroma of a cornea includes a contact lens for conforming the anterior surface of the cornea to a radius of curvature, Rlens, that is approximately 8.3mm. Conforming the cornea to the lens causes minimal discom ...


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Crossman David Danvers, Marshall Jeremy: Improvements relating to injection devices. Owen Mumford, November 26, 2003: EP1364667-A2 (39 worldwide citation)

The body of an injection device is formed by two generally semi-cylindrical halves 6 and 7 brought together and secured by adhesive, welding or snap-fitting lugs and sockets, to make a barrel with tapers at each end. A trigger 18 is part of the moulded half 6. The halves 6 and 7 are moulded in one p ...