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Arasappan Ashok, Bennett Frank, Bogen Stephane L, Chen Kevin X, Jao Edwin, Liu Yi Tsung, Lovey Raymond G, Madison Vincent S, Nair Latha G, Njoroge George F, Saksena Anil K, Sannigrahi Mousumi, Venkatraman Srikanth, Girijavallabhan Viyyoor M: Proline compounds as ns3-serine protease inhibitors for use in treatment of hepatites c virus infection. Schering Corporation, September 6, 2004: KR1020047011337

The present invention discloses novel compounds of Formula I which have HCV protease inhibitory activity as well as methods for preparing such compounds. In another embodiment, the invention discloses pharmaceutical compositions comprising such compounds as well as methods of using them to treat dis ...


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Blattner Frederick R, Posfai Gyorgy, Herring Christopher D, Plunkett Guy, Glasner Jeremy D, Twose Trevor Martin: Bacteria with reduced genome. Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation, September 6, 2004: KR1020047011334

The present invention provides a bacterium having a genome that is genetically engineered to be at least 2 to about 20% smaller than the genome of its native parent strain. A bacterium with a smaller genome can produce a commercial product more efficiently. The present invention also provides method ...


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Sullivan Gary J: Methods and systems for encoding and decoding video data to enable random access and splicing. Microsoft, September 6, 2004: KR1020047011324

Various embodiments provide approaches that facilitate decoding in the context of video coding standards that allow for complicated dependencies among pictures of an encoded sequence of pictures. In some embodiments, the notion of a random access point or RAP is utilized. A random access point is ef ...


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Kase Hiroshi, Mori Akihisa, Waki Yutaka, Ohsawa Yutaka, Karasawa Akira, Kuwana Yoshihisa: Methods of treating patients suffering from movement disorders. Kyowa Hakko Kogyo, September 6, 2004: KR1020047011319

The present invention is directed to methods of treating movement disorders by administering an effective amount of one or more adenosine A2A receptor antagonist to a patient in need thereof. The present invention also provides methods of decreasing the adverse effects of L-DOPA in patients receivin ...


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Kraker Thomas A: Smoking articles with reduced ignition proclivity characteristics. Schweitzer Mauduit International, September 6, 2004: KR1020047011297

A process for reducing the permeability of a paper wrapper (14) used in the construction of a smoking article (10) is disclosed. The paper wrapper (14) is treated with a film-forming composition that forms treated discrete areas (18) on the wrapper (14). The treated discrete areas (18) have a permea ...


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Simada Masaaki, Yamada Tomoyasu: Method for starting power source apparatus, circuit for starting power source apparatus, power source apparatus. Sanken Electric, September 6, 2004: KR1020047011291

When an AC power source (1) is turned on, energy is stored in a backup capacitor (63) by an energy supply circuit (64). An internal power source (65) provides the energy stored in the capacitor (63) to a control section (49). Thus, a power factor improving circuit (40-2) operates. When the power fac ...


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Bourge Arnaud, Barrau Eric: Drift-free video encoding and decoding method, and corresponding devices. Koninklijke Philips Electronics, September 6, 2004: KR1020047011386

The invention relates to a video encoding method for the compression of a video sequence, comprising the steps of generating from the original video sequence, by means of a wavelet decomposition, a low resolution sequence, performing on said low resolution sequence a low resolution decomposition, by ...


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Allerton Charlotte Moira Norfor, Bull David John, Bunnage Mark Edward, Maguire Robert John, Steele John: 3-(imidazolyl)-2-alkoxypropanoic acids as tafia inhibitors. Pfizer, September 6, 2004: KR1020047011370

Compounds according to formula (I) wherein n is 0-3, R1 is optionally substituted C1-6 alkyl, C2-6 alkenyl, or C2-6 alkynyl, Heterocycle, Aromatic heterocycle, Aryl or hydrogen and R2, R3, R 4, R5, R6, R7, R8 and R9 are each independently selected from hydrogen and optionally substituted C 1-6 alkyl ...


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Sato Kazushi, Suzuki Teruhiko, Yagasaki Yoichi: Image information coding device and method and image information decoding device and method. Sony Corporation, September 6, 2004: KR1020047011362

An image information coding device (10) used for processing compressed image information on a storage medium when the information is received via a network medium. An image rearrangement buffer (12) supplies frame picture type information, Picture_Type, to a picture type determination unit (22). The ...


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Ghyselen Bruno, Letertre Fabrice, Mazure Carlos: Method for manufacturing a free-standing substrate made of monocrystalline semi-conductor material. Soitec Silicon On Insulator Technologies, September 6, 2004: KR1020047011356

The invention relates to a method for manufacturing a free-standing substrate made of monocrystalline semi- conductor material.This method is characterized by the following steps comprising: - transferring of a thin nucleation layer (5, 5) onto a support (7) by creating between the two a removable b ...