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Brian Goodall
Larry Funderburk Rhodes, Andrew Bell, R Ravikiran, John C Fondran, Saikumar Jayaraman, Brian Leslie Goodall, Richard A Mimna, John Henry Lipian: Polymerized cycloolefins using transition metal catalyst and end products thereof. Promerus, Nestor W Shust, Hudak Shunk & Farine Co LPA, March 11, 2004: US20040048994-A1

Methods for the addition polymerization of cycloolefins using a cationic Group 10 metal complex and a weakly coordinating anion of the formula: [(R)zM(L)x(L)y]b [WCA]d wherein [(R)zM(L)x(L)y] is a cation complex where M represents a Group 10 transition metal; R represents an anionic hydrocarbyl cont ...


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Ohline Robert M, Tartaglia Joseph M, Belson Amir, Roth Alex T, Keller Wade A, Anderson Scott C, Julian Chris A: Tendon-dirven endoscope and methods of insertion. Neoguide Systems, Ohline Robert M, Tartaglia Joseph M, Belson Amir, Roth Alex T, Keller Wade A, Anderson Scott C, Julian Chris A, HAN Johney U, March 11, 2004: WO/2004/019769 (356 worldwide citation)

A steerable, tendon-driven endoscope is described herein. The endoscope has an elongated body with a manually or selectively steerable distal portion and an automatically controlled, segmented proximal portion. The steerable distal portion and the segment of the controllable portion are actuated by ...


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Schmid Heribert: (De) Zahnmedizinisches behandlungssystem, (En) Dental treatment system. Schmid Heribert, LESON Thomas Johannes Al, March 11, 2004: WO/2004/019803 (195 worldwide citation)

(EN) A medical tool (4i) and/or a magazine (1) and a device (7, 9) for recognizing and modifying codings on the magazine form a system with which the state of tools that can be accommodated inside the magazine can be monitored. To this end, codings are placed on the medical tool (4i) and/or on the m ...


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Figulla Hans Reiner, Ferrari Markus, Guyenot Volker, Damm Christoph, Müller Ekkehard: (De) Vorrichtung zur implantation und befestigung von herzklappenprothesen, (En) Device for the implantation and fixing of heart valve prostheses. Figulla Hans Reiner, Ferrari Markus, Fraunhofer Gesellschaft Zur Förderung Der Angewandten Forschung Ev, Guyenot Volker, Damm Christoph, Müller Ekkehard, PFENNING MEINIG Gostritzer Str 61 63 01217 Dresden, March 11, 2004: WO/2004/019825 (186 worldwide citation)

(EN) The invention relates to a device for the implantation and fixing of heart valve prostheses with a heart valve prosthesis (4) fixed to a self-expanding locating support (1). The aim of the invention is to implant heart valve prostheses in a minimally-invasive manner with increased positional ac ...


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Wilson Robert Foster: Method and device for treating diseased valve. Heart Leaflet Technologies, Wilson Robert Foster, INSKEEP James W, March 11, 2004: WO/2004/019811 (146 worldwide citation)

A native tricuspid valve (5) with a valve implant (10) of the present invention being installed in each leaflet (7). The valve implants (10) allow blood to flow therethrough, in one direction, even though the native tricuspid valve (5) remains closed. The valve implants (10) would similarly work in ...


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Gannoe James, Gerbi Craig: Methods and devices for maintaining a space-occupying device within a stomach. Satiety, Gannoe James, Gerbi Craig, NAGY John S, March 11, 2004: WO/2004/019765 (132 worldwide citation)

Methods and devices for maintaining a space-occupying device in a fixed relationship relative to a patient's stomach by manipulation of the stomach. In one variation, two or more regions of the stomach wall are brought into approximation with one another and secured together in a manner that secures ...


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Devries Robert B, Dimatteo Kristian, Sullivan Roy H, Tassy Marc Jr, Gellman Barry N, Hutchins John E, Golden John B, Geitz Kurt A E, Shaw William J: Tissue fasteners and related deployment systems and methods. Boston Scientific, GARRETT Arthur S, March 11, 2004: WO/2004/019787 (130 worldwide citation)

Surgical tissue fasteners and related deployment systems and methods are disclosed. A tissue fastener used to join multiple tissue layers includes a first member, a second member, and a connecting member connecting the first and second members. In some embodiments, the first and second members are c ...


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Devries Robert B, Shaw William J, Dimatteo Kristian, Buess Gerhard F, Kalanovic Daniel, Schurr Marc O, Sullivan Roy H, Tassy Marc Jr, Griego John, Gutileus Patrick, Dicesare Paul: Devices and methods for fastening tissue layers. Boston Scientific, GARRETT Arthur S, March 11, 2004: WO/2004/019788 (91 worldwide citation)

Endoscopic devices and methods used for fastening multiple tissue layers, such as, for example, an endoscopic fundoplication procedure, are disclosed. The device may include, for example, an elongated tubular member (15) having a proximal end for extending outside of the body and a distal end for po ...


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Windmöller Matthias, Porath Michael: (De) Vorrichtung zum verbinden von zwei plattenförmigen paneelen, (En) Device for connecting two plate-shaped panels. Profilex, Windmöller Matthias, Porath Michael, PFENNING MEINING Joachimstaler Strasse 10 12 10719 Berlin, March 11, 2004: WO/2004/020764 (87 worldwide citation)

(EN) The invention relates to a device for connecting two plate-shaped panels (1, 2) along a lateral edge (3, 4) of each panel. Said device comprises at least one connecting element (8) which is provided with elastic projections (10, 11) for engaging with recesses (5, 6) formed in the lateral edges ...


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Shimizu Masanori, Shimomura Yoko, Nagai Hideo, Matsui Nobuyuki, Tamura Tetsushi: Led lamp and lamp unit. Matsushita Electric, March 11, 2004: JP2004-080046 (84 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide an LED (light emitting diode) lamp whose color rendering properties are excellent and has high emission efficiency.SOLUTION: The LED lamp 100 is excited by a blue light emitting LED element 11 and a red light emitting element 12, and is equipped with a phosphor 13 wh ...



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