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Fred Thomas
Fred C Thomas, Jose Castillo: Air bearing surface for a head, and a method of making it. T Murray Smith Esq, Baker Botts, August 5, 2004: US20040150915-A1

A head includes a bearing surface portion disposed between two transition surface portions which progressively diverge away from a plane containing the bearing surface portion. The bearing surface portion and transition surface portions collectively form a generally continuous surface which is subst ...


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Saadat Vahid, Ewers Richard C, Chen Eugene, Miller David: Endoluminal tool deployment system. Usgi Medical, Saadat Vahid, Ewers Richard C, Chen Eugene, Miller David, THOMPSON Lynn M, August 5, 2004: WO/2004/064600 (193 worldwide citation)

Systems, devices and methods are provided for endoscopic procedures involving tissue manipulations beyond the capabilities of traditional endoscopic instruments. Embodiments of the systems include an elongated main body (10) having a scope (28) therethrough and at least one steerable tool arm (30), ...


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Stack Richard S, Athas Williams L, Glenn Richard A, Balbierz Dan, Lunsford John, Williams Michael S: Satiation implants and methods of use. Barosense, FROST Kathleen A, August 5, 2004: WO/2004/064680 (91 worldwide citation)

A pouch positionable within the gastro-esophageal region of a patient, such as for use as a satiation device, is described herein. The pouch includes a proximal opening (12) and an exit port (14), and is positionable such that food ingested by the patient passes into the interior of the pouch and su ...


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Flamme Cathlin Marie, Mcnamara Dennis Joseph, Repine Joseph Thomas, Toogood Peter Laurence, Vanderwel Scott Norman, Warmus Joseph Scott: 2-aminopyridine substituted heterocycles as inhibitors of cellular proliferation. Warner Lambert Company, Flamme Cathlin Marie, Mcnamara Dennis Joseph, Repine Joseph Thomas, Toogood Peter Laurence, Vanderwel Scott Norman, Warmus Joseph Scott, LUMB J Trevor, August 5, 2004: WO/2004/065378 (90 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides substituted 2-aminopyridines of formula (I), wherein R1, A1, W, X, and Y are as defined in the specification, useful in treating cell proliferative disorders. The novel compounds of the present invention are potent inhibitors of cyclin-dependent kinases 4 (Cdk4).


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Stack Richard S, Glenn Richard A, Balbierz Dan, Lunsford John, Athas William L: Positioning tool and methods for implanting medical devices. Barosense, FROST Kathleen A, August 5, 2004: WO/2004/064685 (87 worldwide citation)

Described herein is a positioning tool (10) having an elongate portion for carrying a medical implant (2). Also described is a method of positioning a medical implant using an elongate positioning tool. One form of the method includes positioning a medical implant on a distal portion of an elongate ...


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Kobayashi Nobutoshi, Suzuki Tatsuya: Atomizing device. Omc, Nishiyama Kogyo, August 5, 2004: JP2004-216221 (86 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide an atomizing device which facilitates the replenishment of a liquid, replacing work and the movement of the device, regulates an atomizing amount corresponding to a use environment and continuously atomizes a plurality of liquids different in the kinds.SOLUTION: This ...


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Moshal Martin: Jackpot wagering with supplementary draw. Waterleaf, Moshal Martin, BOWMAN GILFILLAN, August 5, 2004: WO/2004/066061 (81 worldwide citation)

A jackpot wagering system (1) includes a number of player terminals (3), a random event generator and an accumulation facility (7). Each player terminal (3) is operable by a respective player to place a corresponding wager on one or more different turns of a game of chance, while the accumulation fa ...


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Coppola Gary Mark, Damon Robert Edson, Kukkola Paivi Jaana, Stanton James Lawrence: Amide derivatives and their use as inhibitors of 11-beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1. Novartis, Novartis Pharma, Coppola Gary Mark, Damon Robert Edson, Kukkola Paivi Jaana, Stanton James Lawrence, GRUBB Philip, August 5, 2004: WO/2004/065351 (79 worldwide citation)

Compounds of the formula (I) provide pharmacological agents which lower intracellular glucocorticoid concentrations in mammals, in particular, intracellular cortisol levels in humans. Therefore, the compounds of the instant invention improve insulin sensitivity in the muscle and the adipose tissue, ...


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Hadwiger Philipp, John Matthias, Lorenz Christina, Vornlocher Hans Peter, Limmer Stefan: Lipophilic derivatives of double-stranded ribonucleic acid. Alnylam Europe, Hadwiger Philipp, John Matthias, Lorenz Christina, Vornlocher Hans Peter, Limmer Stefan, MYERS Louis, August 5, 2004: WO/2004/065601 (76 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a double-stranded ribonucleic acid (dsRNA) having improved efficiency of inhibition of gene expression, methods of making the dsRNA, and pharmaceutical compositions comprising the dsRNA. The dsRNA comprises an RNA strand (complementary RNA strand) having a region whi ...


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Väre Jani, Puputti Matti, Pekonen Harri, Laiho Kimmo, Auranen Tommi: Method, system and network entity for providing digital broadband transmission. Nokia Corporation, Väre Jani, Puputti Matti, Pekonen Harri, Laiho Kimmo, Auranen Tommi, BERGGREN OY, August 5, 2004: WO/2004/066652 (75 worldwide citation)

A method, a system, a transmitter and a receiver for identification of a time sliced elementary streams using PSI/SI tables. This identification provides a way to separate time-sliced elementary stream from non-time-sliced elementary streams by defining two descriptors in PSI/SI tables. A time slice ...