Deodatta Shenai-Khatkhate
Deodatta Vinayak Shenai Khatkhate, Artashes Amamchyan: Method for making organometallic compounds. Rohm and Haas Electronic Materials, S Matthew Cairns, January 23, 2007: US07166734 (7 worldwide citation)

Organometallic compounds of Group IIB and IIIA metals that are substantially pure and contain low levels of oxygenated impurities are provided. Also provided are methods of preparing such organometallic compounds.

Steven Jobs
Jeffrey L Robbin, Steve Jobs, Timothy Wasko, Greg Christie, Imran Chaudhri: Graphical user interface and methods of use thereof in a multimedia player. Apple Computer, Beyer Weaver & Thomas, January 23, 2007: US07166791 (139 worldwide citation)

In a portable multimedia device, a method, apparatus, and system for providing user supplied configuration data are described. In one embodiment, a hierarchically ordered graphical user interface are provided. A first order, or home, interface provides a highest order of user selectable items each o ...

Steven Jobs
Steve Jobs, Karl Backus, Rosa Sheng, Ben McDonald, Michael Waltner, Colleen Caulliez, James O Callaghan, Graham Coult, Damian Rogan, Scott Nelson: Glass support member. Apple Computer, Beyer Weaver & Thomas, January 23, 2007: US07165362 (11 worldwide citation)

A monolithic glass member for supporting loads is disclosed. The glass member includes a plurality of glass sheets that are laminated together with one or more bonding layers. One of the glass sheets has a cut out at an edge thereof to receive a connector. The connector provides a means for connecti ...

Kees Schouhamer Immink
Seoung Keun Ahn, Sang Woon Suh, Jin Yong Kim, Kees A Schouhamer Immink: Method of inserting sync data in modulated data and recording medium containing the sync data. LG Electronics, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch, January 23, 2007: US07167524

The present invention relates to a method of inserting sync patterns of different lengths in modulated data, and a recording medium having sync patterns produced by the method. The sector sync and the frame sync pattern to be inserted in modulated data in accordance with the present invention must s ...

Stephen J Brown: Disease simulation system and method. Health Hero Network, Christopher P Maiorana PC, January 23, 2007: US07167818 (397 worldwide citation)

A system and method for predicting the effect of patient self-care actions on a disease control parameter. A future disease control parameter value X(tj) at time tj is determined from a prior disease control parameter value X(ti) at time ti based on an optimal control parameter value R(tj) at time t ...

David W Taylor, Kevin C McCarthy, Niall R Lynam, Kenneth Schofield: Vehicle navigation system for use with a telematics system. Donnelly Corporation, Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, January 23, 2007: US07167796 (314 worldwide citation)

A navigation system for a vehicle includes a vehicle-based telematics system, a vehicle-based global positioning system and a control. The telematics system is operable to receive a user input from a driver of the vehicle and to download directional information from an external service provider to t ...

Cheah Wee Leong, William Ng: Electronic menu document creator in a virtual financial environment. Accenture, Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly, January 23, 2007: US07167844 (290 worldwide citation)

The disclosure provides for creating a finalized document relating to a transaction. A buyer selects documents associated with a proposed transaction and indicates trade terms of an agreement relating to the documents selected. The trade terms are presented to a seller on an electronic form via an e ...

Bahar Reghabi, Rajiv Shah, Eunjoo Jin, Rebecca Gottlieb, Michael E Miller, Nannette M Van Antwerp, Bradley J Enegren, William P Van Antwerp, John J Mastrototaro: Reusable analyte sensor site and method of using the same. Medtronic MiniMed, Medtronic MiniMed, January 23, 2007: US07166074 (261 worldwide citation)

A reusable analyte sensor site for use with a replaceable analyte sensor for determining a level of an analyte includes a site housing and a resealable insertion site coupled to one end of the site housing. Preferably, the site housing is formed to have an interior cavity, and includes an outer memb ...

Mark B Knudson, Richard R Wilson, Katherine S Tweden, Timothy R Conrad: Obesity treatment with electrically induced vagal down regulation. EnteroMedics, Merchant & Gould P C, January 23, 2007: US07167750 (257 worldwide citation)

At least one of a plurality of disorders of a patient characterized at least in part by vagal activity innervating at least one of a plurality of organs of the patient is treated by a method that includes positioning a neurostimulator carrier around a body organ of the patient where the organ is inn ...

William L Hunter, David M Gravett, Philip M Toleikis, Arpita Maiti, Pierre E Signore, Richard T Liggins, Dechi Guan: Medical implants and fibrosis-inducing agents. Angiotech International, Seed IP Law Group PLLC, January 23, 2007: US07166570 (230 worldwide citation)

Implants are used in combination with a fibrosis-inducing agent in order to induce fibrosis that may otherwise not occur when the implant is placed within an animal or increase fibrosis between the implant and the host tissue.