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Michael J Wilcox: C-shaped cross section tubular ophthalmic implant for reduction of intraocular pressure in glaucomatous eyes and method of use. Richard W Hanes, Hanes & Schutz P C, November 8, 2005: US06962573 (98 worldwide citation)

A tube for implantation into the eye for replacement conduction of aqueous humor from the chambers of the eyeball to the subconjunctival tissue and ultimately to the venous system is comprised of an elongated fluid conducting conduit having distal and proximate ends, a sidewall and an interior passa ...


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Mark D Jackson: Authentication in a secure computerized gaming system. IGT, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, November 8, 2005: US06962530 (97 worldwide citation)

An architecture and method for a gaming-specific platform are disclosed that features secure storage and verification of game code and other data, provides the ability to securely exchange data with a computerized wagering gaming system, and do so in a manner that is straightforward and easy to mana ...


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Gil M Vardi, Charles J Davidson: Method for employing an extendible stent apparatus. Patton Boggs, November 8, 2005: US06962602 (97 worldwide citation)

An imageable extendable stent apparatus for insertion into a bifurcating vessel or a vessel opening. The stent apparatus comprises a main stent and a flared stent, which may used individually or in combination with each other. The flared stent may be interlocked with the main stent to provide stent ...


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Sung Ho Choi, Seong III Park, Ki Ho Jung, Hyun Woo Lee, Kyou Woong Kim, Ho Kyu Choi, Sung Oh Hwang, Chang Hoi Koo, Sang Hwan Park, Chang Soo Park, Jae Yoel Kim, Hi Chan Moon: Apparatus and method for assigning a common packet channel in a CDMA communication system. Samsung Electronics, Dilworth & Barrese, November 8, 2005: US06963540 (95 worldwide citation)

A method for broadcasting channel information, available channel and data rate of a base station in a CDMA communication system. The base station receives information indicating that a mobile station has data to transmit, over an access preamble channel. The base station transmits use status informa ...


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Bradley L Busscher, Bradley L Northman, Kenton J Ypma, Randall J Beute, John K Roberts, Wayne M Jordan, Edward L DeNave, Daniel J Bostwick, Randall S Braun, Gregory A Bosch, Timothy A Bonardi: Rearview mirror constructed for efficient assembly. Gentex Corporation, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, November 8, 2005: US06963438 (94 worldwide citation)

A mirror assembly includes a housing, an angularly adjustable power pack, wires for supplying power and mirror angle control, an electrochromic mirror subassembly including a heater, and a turn signal device. The components include individual connectors that plug into a multi-prong connector on the ...


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Reagan W Moore, Arcot Rajasekar, Chaitanya K Baru, Bertram Ludaescher, Amarnath Gupta, Richard J Marciano: Persistent archives. General Atomics, Howrey Simon Arnold & White, November 8, 2005: US06963875 (93 worldwide citation)

A persistent archive of a collection of data objects comprises a self-describing, infrastructure-independent representation of a logical structure for the collection and a self-describing, infrastructure-independent representation of the data objects. The archive is persistent in that it may be inst ...


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Masanari Morioka, Hiroshi Satoh, Masahiro Yoshida, Yoshiyuki Batori, Naoki Matsumaru: Process cartridge and electrophotographic image forming apparatus. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, November 8, 2005: US06963706 (92 worldwide citation)

A process cartridge detachably mountable to a main assembly of an electrophotographic image forming apparatus, includes a photosensitive drum; a developing roller rotatable in the drum-rotating direction when the cartridge is mounted to the apparatus; first and second separation members disposed at ...


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Delos M Cosgrove, Stefan G Schreck, Richard S Rhee: Minimally-invasive annuloplasty repair segment delivery template and system. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, Guy L Cumberbatch, Debra D Condino, November 8, 2005: US06962605 (91 worldwide citation)

An annuloplasty repair segment and template for heart valve annulus repair. The elongate flexible template may form a distal part of a holder that also has a proximal handle. Alternatively, the template may be releasably attached to a mandrel that slides within a delivery sheath, the template being ...


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Steven J Tallarida, Mark Ettlinger: Implantable hemodialysis access device. STD Manufacturing, Grossman Tucker Perreault & Pfleger PLLC, November 8, 2005: US06962577 (90 worldwide citation)

A hemodialysis port comprising a flexible housing member defining one or more ports. Each port has a selectively-permeable septum member disposed thereon to permit medical devices, for example, Huber needles, sheath and/or dilators to be inserted therein. At the interface between the housing and the ...


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Richard Brinkerhoff: Methods and system of obtaining consumer reviews. Amazon com, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 8, 2005: US06963848 (88 worldwide citation)

One embodiment of the present invention is a system and method of encouraging customers to review purchased items. Customers are provided with review requests a predetermined amount of time after the customer has purchased an item or had the item delivered. The predetermined amount of time is relate ...