Dumbauld Patrick L, Garrison David M, Guerra Paul, Peterson Darion, Dycus Sean T: Bipolar forceps having monopolar extension. Sherwood Serv, April 26, 2006: EP1649821-A1 (134 worldwide citation)

An endoscopic forceps for treating tissue includes a housing having a shaft affixed thereto which has first and second jaw members attached to a distal end thereof. The forceps also includes an actuator for moving jaw members relative to one another from a first position wherein the jaw members are ...

Pervan Darko, Hakansson Niclas, Nygren Per: A set of floor panels. Vaelinge Innovation, April 26, 2006: EP1650375-A1 (97 worldwide citation)

Floor panels (1, 1') are shown, which are provided with a mechanical locking system consisting of a flexible tongue (30) in a sliding groove (40) which during a vertical folding motion is displaced. Moreover, a tongue blank (50), a production method and an installation method are shown.

Cho Seung Hwan: Apparatus and method for automatically changing communication mode in mobile video communication terminal. Samsung Electronics, April 26, 2006: EP1650938-A1 (85 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a system and a method which automatically change a communication mode in a mobile communication terminal. The system includes a detection part for detecting a state of the mobile communication terminal. It is determined if the mobile communication terminal is in the open state, an ear-m ...

Kinsella James, Sollott Steven: Microtubule stabilizing agents for treating atherosclerosis or restenosis. Us Health, April 26, 2006: EP1649853-A2 (42 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a method of preventing or reducing atherosclerosis or restenosis, and a pharmaceutical preparation used therefore. In particular, it is a method of preventing or reducing atherosclerosis or restenosis after arterial injury by treatment with a low dose of a microtubule stabil ...

Ginggen Alec: Implantable pump with detection of the placement of a refill instrument. Codman Neuro Sciences Sarl, April 26, 2006: EP1649884-A1 (39 worldwide citation)

A refill port for an implantable device with integral refill instrument placement detection includes a pierceable septum (30) and a detector (38). The pierceable septum is disposed on the refill port for admitting a refill instrument has a first outer surface (46) at least a portion of which is expo ...

Hilchenko Galina Vitalevna, Myatiyev Ata Atayevich: (variants) And organogel. Hilchenko Galina Vitalevna, Myatiyev Ata Atayevich, April 26, 2006: EP1650821-A1 (36 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to the field of electric power generation by direct transformation of the chemical energy of gaseous fuel to electric power by means of high-temperature solid oxide fuel cells. The invention can be used for the fabrication of miniaturized thin filmed oxygen sensors, in electro ...

Elgoyhen Jocelyn, Payne John, Anderson Paul, Keir Paul, Kenny Tom: Automated gesture recognition. Glasgow School Of Art, April 26, 2006: GB2419433-A (35 worldwide citation)

A gesture recognition engine and method provides for recognition of gestures comprising movement of an object. Input data is received related to a succession of positions, velocities, accelerations and/or orientations of the at least one object, as a function of time, which input defines a trajector ...

Moriyama Hideshige, Matsunaga Kentaro, Fukuda Masafumi: System and method for collecting carbon dioxide in exhaust gas. Tokyo Shibaura Electric Co, April 26, 2006: EP1650162-A1 (33 worldwide citation)

A system and a method for recovery of carbon dioxide in exhaust gas, wherein a liquid absorbent (116) jetted from a liquid absorbent jetting part (101) comes into gas-liquid contact with exhaust gas (114) flowing through a packing (102) from the lower side to the upper side to absorb the carbon diox ...

Chen Ching Yung, Wang Yi Ting, Hung Yung Hua: Frequency correlation based synchronization for coherent ofdm receiver. Ind Tech Res Inst, April 26, 2006: EP1650921-A2 (28 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for synchronizing pilots contained in symbols received by a receiver in a multicarrier transmission system and a method thereof are provided. Frequency or Time-frequency correlation-based scheme, with exploitation of time-frequency correlation characteristics of the pilots, may be used ...