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Craig Allen
Jaime E Garcia, Craig Allen Carroll: Optical alignment system for power tool. Black & Decker, Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham, August 30, 2005: US06937336 (17 worldwide citation)

A power tool having a work surface and a spindle attached to the power tool and defining an axis of operation of the power tool. In one embodiment, the power tool may include a bracket above the work surface. The bracket may include first and second bracket receptacles and first second holders movab ...


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Brian Goodall
Andrew Bell, Larry F Rhodes, Brian L Goodall, John C Fondran, Lester H Mclntosh III, Dennis A Barnes: Mold addition polymerization of norbornene-type monomers using group 10 metal complexes. Sumitomo Bakelite, Hudak Shunk & Farine Co A, August 30, 2005: US06936672 (1 worldwide citation)

A catalyst system and a process for the bulk addition polymerization or of polycyclic olefins, such as norbornene, methylnorbornene, ethylnorbornene, butylnorbornene or hexylnorbornene, 1,2,3,4,4a,5,8,8a-octahydro-1,4:5,8-dimethanonapthalene, 5,5′-(1,2-ethanediyl)bisbicyclo[2.2.1]hept-2-ene, and 1,4 ...


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Mads C Sabra: Atraumatic insertion of a subcutaneous device. Novo Nordisk, Marc A Began Esq, Reza Green Esq, Richard W Bosk Esq, August 30, 2005: US06936006 (607 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a concept for placing a subcutaneous device such as a sensor at a selected site within the body of a patient, e.g. to obtain blood glucose readings. In a first aspect, an insertion needle comprises an oblong needle body and a distal end portion, the distal end portion having ...


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Alfred E Mann, James D Causey III, Alan Haubach, Luis J Malave, John Livingston, Cliff Hague, Chad Srisathapat, Jay Yonemoto, Deborah Ruppert, Dennis P Bishop, Adrian Gut, Bob Murtfeldt: External infusion device with remote programming, bolus estimator and/or vibration alarm capabilities. Medtronic MiniMed, Medtronic MiniMed, August 30, 2005: US06936029 (461 worldwide citation)

An infusion system for infusing a liquid into a body includes an external infusion device and a remote commander. The external infusion device includes a housing, a receiver, a processor and an indication device. The receiver is coupled to the housing and for receiving remotely generated commands. T ...


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Stephen K Bubb, David S Zamierowski: Tissue closure treatment system, patient interface and method. KCI Licensing, Mark E Brown, August 30, 2005: US06936037 (332 worldwide citation)

A tissue closure treatment system and method are provided with an external patient interface. A first fluid transfer component FTC.1 comprises a strip of porous material, such as rayon, with liquid wicking properties. FTC.1 can be placed directly on a suture line for transferring fluid exuded theret ...


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Linda Ann Roberts, Hong Thi Nguyen, Edward Michael Silver: Gesture activated home appliance. BellSouth Intellectual Property Corporation, Merchant & Gould, August 30, 2005: US06937742 (318 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for operating home appliances using gesture recognition are disclosed. An image receiver receives a continuous stream of images of a gesture made within the image receiver's field of view. An image processor is connected to the image receiver for sampling the received stream of gesture ima ...


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Shane Harrah: Bendable high flux LED array. August 30, 2005: US06936855 (311 worldwide citation)

A bendable light emitting diode (LED) array in accordance with the present invention includes heat spreaders, dielectric material disposed above each heat spreader, and a bendable electrical interconnection layer disposed above these heat spreaders and electrically insulated from these heat spreader ...


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Daniel T Wallace, Christopher A Julian, Tracey A Morley, David S Baron: Surgical tools for use in minimally invasive telesurgical applications. Intuitive Surgical, Townsend & Townsend & Crew, August 30, 2005: US06936042 (300 worldwide citation)

This invention provides surgical tools or instruments for use in minimally invasive telesurgical applications. The instruments typically include a base whereby the instrument is removably mountable on a robotically controlled articulated arm. An elongate shaft extends from the base. A working end of ...


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Michael Nasab, Eric K Y Chan: Multi-channel RF energy delivery with coagulum reduction. Agility Capital, Fitch Even Tabin and Flannery, August 30, 2005: US06936047 (270 worldwide citation)

A system for efficient delivery of radio frequency (RF) energy to cardiac tissue with an ablation catheter used in catheter ablation, with new concepts regarding the interaction between RF energy and biological tissue. In addition, new insights into methods for coagulum reduction during RF ablation ...


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Hassan Mostafavi: Method and system for predictive physiological gating. Varian Medical Systems Technologies, Bingham McCutchen, August 30, 2005: US06937696 (261 worldwide citation)

A method and system for physiological gating is disclosed. A method and system for detecting and predictably estimating regular cycles of physiological activity or movements is disclosed. Another disclosed aspect of the invention is directed to predictive actuation of gating system components. Yet a ...