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Durga Malladi
Durga P Malladi, Serge Willenegger, Tao Chen: Uplink power control. Qualcomm Incorporated, Patents Department, October 14, 2004: US20040203985-A1

Uplink power control is provided to maintain the integrity of the uplink HS-DPCCH when the UE goes into SHO. The target pilot SNR threshold is controlled by considering the pilot signal strength of the serving Node-B and/or the uplink channel condition of the serving Node-B when deciding to increase ...


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Viola Frank J: Energy stored in spring with controlled release. Tyco Healthcare Group, Viola Frank J, MOYLES Lisa J, October 14, 2004: WO/2004/086987 (428 worldwide citation)

There is provided a surgical instrument including a handle having an elongated tubular member extending distally from the handle and one or more end effectors mounted on the distal end of the elongate tubular member. A driver is movably mounted within the handle and elongate tubular member in order ...


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Nakagawa Kazunari, Suzumura Shintaro, Kajiyama Toru: Noncontact communication type information carrier. Hitachi Maxell, October 14, 2004: JP2004-287767 (124 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a noncontact communication type information carrier having satisfactory communication characteristic and excellent in multifunctionality and versatility.SOLUTION: This noncontact communication type information carrier comprises a semiconductor chip 2 having an antenn ...


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Levine Andy H, Cvinar John F, Meade John C: Anti-obesity devices. Gi Dynamics, Levine Andy H, Cvinar John F, Meade John C, SMITH James M, October 14, 2004: WO/2004/087014 (109 worldwide citation)

A restrictive device (216) implanted in the upper part of the stomach, selectively divides the stomach into two chambers (220, 222), effectively reducing the size of the stomach immediately available for the uptake of food. The restrictive device also includes an aperture (218), limiting the rate at ...


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Shirasaki Tomoyuki, Hatsutori Reiji: Display driving device and display device, and driving control method thereof. Casio Comput, October 14, 2004: JP2004-287345 (95 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a light emission driving device achieving a light emission operation with proper luminance gradations corresponding to display data by suppressing the scatter of light emission characteristics of display pixels due to the changes of external environment and secular c ...


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Feng Jun, Gwaltney Stephen L, Kaldor Stephen W, Stafford Jeffrey A, Wallace Michael B, Zhang Zhiyuan: Dipeptidyl peptidase inhibitors. Syrrx, Feng Jun, Gwaltney Stephen L, Kaldor Stephen W, Stafford Jeffrey A, Wallace Michael B, Zhang Zhiyuan, WEITZ David J, October 14, 2004: WO/2004/087053 (94 worldwide citation)

Compounds, pharmaceuticals, kits and methods are provided for use with DPP-IV and other S9 proteases that comprise a compound comprising the formula (I): wherein Q is selected from the group consisting of CO, SO, SO2, or C=NR9; and R1, R2, R3 and R4 are as defined herein.


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Lof Joeri, Antonius Theodorus Anna Maria Derksen, Hoogendam Christiaan Alexander, Kolesnychenko Aleksey, Loopstra Erik Roelof, Modderman Theodorus Marinus, Mulkens Johannes Catharinus Hubertus, Ritsema Roelof Aeilko Siebrand, Simon Klaus, de Smit Johannes Theodoor, Straaijer Alexander, Streefkerk Bob, Van Santen Helmar: Lithography system and process for fabricating device. Asml Netherlands, October 14, 2004: JP2004-289126 (94 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a lithography projector in which a space between a substrate and a projection system is filled with liquid while minimizing the quantity of the liquid required to be accelerated during a stage operation.SOLUTION: In the lithography projector, the space between the fi ...


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Swain Christopher Paul, Mosse Charles Alexander, Fritscher Ravens Annette Dora Anna, Mills Timothy Noel: A device for transfixing and joining tissue. Ucl Biomedica, Swain Christopher Paul, Mosse Charles Alexander, Fritscher Ravens Annette Dora Anna, Mills Timothy Noel, ELKINGTON AND FIFE, October 14, 2004: WO/2004/086984 (84 worldwide citation)

A device is provided for use in joining together first and second tissue layers. The device comprises a catheter (7) with an inflatable balloon (8) mounted on the catheter adjacent one end thereof. An inflation channel is provided which is in fluid communication with the interior of the balloon (8) ...


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Levine Andy H, Meade John C: Sleeve for delayed introduction of enzymes into the intestine. Gi Dynamics, Levine Andy H, Meade John C, SMITH James M, October 14, 2004: WO/2004/087233 (68 worldwide citation)

An elongated tube (122) is configured to carry digestive enzymes from the point at which they enter the duodenum, and deposit them downstream into a distal portion of the intestine, such as the distal jejunum, several feet down. This delays the breakdown and subsequent digestion of food. The proxima ...