Eric First, M.D.
Eric R First: toxin treatment for kinesia. Allergan, Claude L Nassif, Stephen Donovan, Martin A Voet, September 18, 2007: US07270287 (16 worldwide citation)

Methods for treating kinesia (motion sickness) by local administration of a Clostridial toxin, such as a botulinum toxin, to a cranial or neck area of a patient susceptible to motion sickness.

Eb Eshun
Anil K Chinthakindi, Ebenezer E Eshun: Thin film resistor with current density enhancing layer (CDEL). International Business Machines Corporation, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser P C, Lisa U Jaklitsch, September 18, 2007: US07271700 (6 worldwide citation)

A thin film resistor device and method of manufacture includes a layer of a thin film conductor material and a current density enhancing layer (CDEL). The CDEL is an insulator material adapted to adhere to the thin film conductor material and enables the said thin film resistor to carry higher curre ...

Young Bae
Young C Bae, Robert J Kavanagh: Cyanoadamantyl compounds and polymers and photoresists comprising same. Rohm and Haas Electronic Materials, Peter F Corless, Darryl P Frickey, Edwards Angell Palmer Dodge, September 18, 2007: US07270935

Cyanoadamantyl compounds, polymers that comprise polymerized units of such compounds, and photoresist compositions that comprise such polymers are provided. Preferred polymers of the invention are employed in photoresists imaged at wavelengths less than 250 nm such as 248 nm and 193 nm.

Longzhi Jiang
Edwin Lawrence Legall, Longzhi Jiang: Methods and apparatus for MRI shims. General Electric Company, Fisher Patent Group, Thomas M Fisher, September 18, 2007: US07271591 (2 worldwide citation)

A method includes heating a MRI shim with a heater to reduce a temperature rise per unit of time during a gradient operation of a MRI system.


Siew Young Sim, Desmond Cho Hung Chan, Tsan Fung Huang, Wencheng Chai, Trygve Isaacson, James C Flood Jr, George Harlow Mills, Matthew Orzen: Method and system for managing distributed content and related metadata. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, September 18, 2007: US07272613 (834 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a method and system for creating an innovative file system that separates its directory presentation from its data store. The method and system include processing, division, distribution, managing, synchronizing, and reassembling of file system objects that does not delay the ...

Ammar Al Ali: Pulse oximetry sensor including stored sensor data. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, September 18, 2007: US07272425 (378 worldwide citation)

A pulse oximeter sensor may include reusable and disposable portions, and may include a connector adapted to electrically communicate with a physiological measurement instrument. Instrument port is in communication with the connector and provides communication with a sensor memory capable of storing ...

Louis A Stilp, Robert J Anderson, Matthew L Ward: Applications processor including a database system, for use in a wireless location system. TruePosition, Woodcock Washburn, September 18, 2007: US07271765 (296 worldwide citation)

An Applications Processor (14) including a centralized database system is used in a wireless location system (WLS). The APs 14 may be used to manage resources in the WLS, including signal collection systems (SCSs 10) and TDOA location processors (TLPs 12). Each AP 14 contains a database containing t ...

Keith Eldridge, Paul Meskonis, Robert Hall, Kenneth A Burke, Scott Volk, Mark Johnson, Brian Mackay, Steven Dardinski: Methods and apparatus for control configuration with versioning, security, composite blocks, edit selection, object swapping, formulaic values and other aspects. Invensys Systems, Nutter McClennen & Fish, David J Powsner, Charlton Shen, September 18, 2007: US07272815 (234 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for configuring process, environmental, industrial and other control systems generate and/or utilize models representing configurations of control systems and/or the systems controlled by them. Records of changes to the models or the configurations represented by them are maint ...

Kristin D Johnson, Gary M Couture, Jeff Unger, Robert Sharp, David M Garrison, Sean T Dycus, David Hixson, Craig Weinberg: Vessel sealing instrument with electrical cutting mechanism. Sherwood Services, September 18, 2007: US07270664 (229 worldwide citation)

An end effector assembly for use with an instrument for sealing vessels and cutting vessels includes a pair of opposing first and second jaw members which are movable relative to one another from a first spaced apart position to a second position for grasping tissue therebetween. Each jaw member inc ...