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Stéphane De Lombaert
Bakthavatchalam Rajagopal, Darrow James W, de, Lombaert Stéphane, Zheng Xiaozhang: Substituted pyridin-2-ylamine analogues. Neurogen Corporation, Bakthavatchalam Rajagopal, Darrow James W, de, Lombaert Stéphane, Zheng Xiaozhang, ALEXANDER John B, February 3, 2005: WO/2005/009980 (55 worldwide citation)

Substituted pyridin-2-ylamine analogues are provided, of the formula: wherein variables are as described herein. Such compounds are ligands that may be used to modulate specific receptor activity in vivo or in vitro, and are particularly useful in the treatment of conditions associated with patholog ...


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Jennifer Petoff
Rosemarie Palmer Lauer, Jennifer Lynn Petoff: Aqueous multistage emulsion polymer composition. Rohm And Haas Company, February 3, 2005: US20050027079-A1

An aqueous multistage emulsion polymer formed by the free radical polymerization in at least two stages of, in each stage, at least one ethylenically unsaturated nonionic acrylic monomer, the polymer in two of the stages having glass transition temperatures (Tg) differing by at least 10 ° C.; the po ...


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Nathaniel Brese
Peter R Levey, Nathaniel E Brese: Catalyst composition and deposition method. Rohm and Haas Electronic Materials, Edwards & Angell, February 3, 2005: US20050025960-A1

Compositions and methods for depositing one or more metal or metal alloy films on substrates. The compositions contain a catalyst, one or more carrier particles and one or more water-soluble or water-dispersible organic compounds. Metal or metal alloys may be deposited on the substrates by electrole ...


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Dana Gronbeck
Dana A Gronbeck, George G Barclay, Leo L Linehan, Kao Xiong, Subbareddy Kanagasabapathy: Photoimageable composition. Shipley Company, Edwards & Angell, February 3, 2005: US20050026077-A1

Disclosed are photoimageable compositions containing silsesquioxane binder polymers and photoactive compounds, methods of forming relief images using such compositions and methods of manufacturing electronic devices using such compositions. Such compositions are useful as photoresists and in the man ...


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Shelton Frederick E Iv, Setser Michael Earl, Weisenburgh William Bruce Ii: Surgical stapling instrument incorporating tapered firing bar for increased flexibility around articulation joint. Ethicon Endo Surgery, February 3, 2005: JP2005-028149 (267 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide an instrument incorporating a firing bar which severs a cramped tissue, engages with the jaw of an end effector to securely control stapling, and is coupled for firing motion through an articulation mechanism.SOLUTION: A surgical stapling and severing instrument is p ...


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Hazelton Andrew J, Takaiwa Hiroaki: Wafer table for immersion lithography. Nikon Corporation, Hazelton Andrew J, Takaiwa Hiroaki, COSTANTINO Mario A, February 3, 2005: WO/2005/010611 (246 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for allowing a liquid to be substantially contained between a lens (46) and a wafer table (51) assembly of an immersion lithography system are disclosed. According to one aspect of the present invention, an exposure apparatus includes a lens (46) and a wafer table (51) assembly ...


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Hoffman Douglas B: Surgical stapling instrument incorporating articulation joint for firing bar track. Ethicon Endo Surgery, February 3, 2005: JP2005-028147 (199 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide an improved articulation mechanism for a surgical instrument mechanism capable of supporting a firing bar passing through an articulation joint, with little friction.SOLUTION: A surgical stapling and severing instrument is particularly suited to endoscopic articulati ...


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Choi Byung Kwan: Prosthesis for vertebra. Choi Byung Kwan, HONG Sung Chul, February 3, 2005: WO/2005/009300 (186 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a prosthesis to be inserted between the spinous processes of the vertebra for preventing back pain, arthritis and neuralgia, caused by excessive movement of the vertebra that have degenerated. The prosthesis is capable of being implanted percutaneously through a tube such as an endoscop ...


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Wales Kenneth S: Surgical instrument with laterally moving articulation control part. Ethicon Endo Surgery, February 3, 2005: JP2005-028148 (168 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide an improved articulation control part for a surgical instrument.SOLUTION: An articulating surgical instrument suited for use together with an endoscope is provided on a handle part with a lateral articulation control part that provides visual display and tactile sens ...


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Turovskiy Roman, Kim Steven, Prakash Mani, Rossetto Francesca: Devices and methods for cooling microwave antennas. Vivant Medical, Turovskiy Roman, Kim Steven, Prakash Mani, Rossetto Francesca, TRACY Kathleen, February 3, 2005: WO/2005/011049 (112 worldwide citation)

Devices and methods for cooling microwave antennas are disclosed herein. The cooling systems (10) can be used with various types of microwave antennas. One variation generally comprises a handle portion with an elongate outer jacket extending from the handle portion. A microwave antenna is positione ...



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