Bonadio Frank, Butler John, Vaugh Trevor, Deegan Catherine, Macnally Shane Joseph: A surgical instrument. Atropos, Bonadio Frank, Butler John, Vaugh Trevor, Deegan Catherine, Macnally Shane Joseph, O BRIEN John A, September 28, 2006: WO/2006/100658 (96 worldwide citation)

A surgical access system (100) comprises an access port (5), a rigid cannula having a shaft (11) and a laparoscopic surgical instrument (101). The access port (5) comprises a seal (6) and a retractor. The retractor comprises a distal O-ring (71), an outer proximal ring member (77), an inner proximal ...

Kawagoe Nobukazu: Self-propelled working robot. Figla, September 28, 2006: JP2006-260161 (84 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a self-propelled working robot for accurately working everywhere in an operation region by correcting a traveling distance error in a traveling direction by a simple teaching operation.SOLUTION: This self-propelled working robot is provided with a traveling control m ...

Medoff Marshall: Fibrous materials and composites. Xyleco, Medoff Marshall, NABINGER Robert C, September 28, 2006: WO/2006/102543 (75 worldwide citation)

Methods of making fibrous materials are disclosed that include shearing a fiber source to provide a first fibrous material, and passing the first fibrous material through a first screen. Also, composites are disclosed that includes a fibrous material, a resin and a dye.

Blades Frederick K: Automated electrical wiring inspection system. Pass & Seymour, MALLEY Daniel, September 28, 2006: WO/2006/102419 (74 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to an electrical wiring inspection system. The system includes an electrical measurement apparatus having at least one load center connector configured to couple the electrical measurement apparatus to a load center, at least one branch circuit connective device con ...

Falck Thomas, Masegosa de, Miguel Pedro: Addressing scheme for smart wireless medical sensor networks. Koninklijke Philips Electronics, Us Philips Corporation, Falck Thomas, Masegosa de, Miguel Pedro, KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS ELECTRONICS, September 28, 2006: WO/2006/100620 (73 worldwide citation)

A wireless body network (8) for monitoring a patient (16, 32), the wireless body network (8) includes at least one wireless unit (10, 12, 14, 34, 36, 38, 40) coupled to the patient (16, 32) configured to collect and transmit data to the wireless body network related to one physiological function of ...

Aoyanagi Kazunori, Ogawa Koji: Method for manufacturing microlens and method for manufacturing die for microlens. Nikon, September 28, 2006: JP2006-258930 (65 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a method for manufacturing a microlens to reduce an error from a target shape even when the sensitivity of a resist changes.SOLUTION: First, a resist 2 is applied (a) onto a substrate (optical base material) 1 made of quartz or glass. The resist 2 is exposed by using ...

Takashima Nobuhiko, Takashima Yousuke, Murayama Masaaki, Tobisawa Seiichi: (Ja) 有機el層の形成方法, (En) Method for forming organic el layer. Konica Minolta Holdings, Takashima Nobuhiko, Takashima Yousuke, Murayama Masaaki, Tobisawa Seiichi, September 28, 2006: WO/2006/100889 (63 worldwide citation)

(EN) A method for forming an organic EL layer for forming a high quality organic EL element with high productivity without increasing the cost. The method for forming the organic EL layer of an organic EL element by using a production system having a supply section, a pattern coating/drying section, ...

Srenger Edward, Rokusek Daniel S, Weirich Kevin L: Adaptive menu for a user interface. Motorola, Srenger Edward, Rokusek Daniel S, Weirich Kevin L, HUGHES Terri S, September 28, 2006: WO/2006/101649 (63 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for adapting a help menu on a user interface, utilizing an input method such as a speech recognition system, for increased efficiency. A list of menu items is presented on the user interface including an optional menu item to reinstate any previously removed menu items. A user ...

Rush Benjamin M, Reggiardo Christopher V: Method and system for providing integrated medication infusion and analyte monitoring system. Abbott Diabetes Care, OH Kuni, September 28, 2006: WO/2006/102412 (61 worldwide citation)

Method and system for integrating infusion device and analyte monitoring system including medication infusion device such as an insulin pump and an analyte monitoring system such as a glucose monitoring system are provided.