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Eb Eshun
Ebenezer E Eshun, Ronald J Bolam, Douglas D Coolbaugh, Keith E Downes, Natalie B Feilchenfeld, Zhong Xiang He: Method and structure for creation of a metal insulator metal capacitor. International Business Machines Corporation, International Business Machines Corporation, Dept 18g, November 15, 2007: US20070262416-A1

The invention is directed to an improved capacitor that reduces edge defects and prevents yield failures. A first embodiment of the invention comprises a protective layer adjacent an interface of a conductive layer with the insulator, while the second embodiment of the invention comprises a protecti ...


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Matthias Bauer
Matthias Bauer: Photodetectors employing germanium layers. Knobbe Martens Olsen & Bear, November 15, 2007: US20070262296-A1

A germanium-based photodetector comprises a p- (or n-type) germanium layer, an intrinsic single crystal germanium layer formed on the p- (or n-) type germanium layer, and an n- (or p-type) germanium layer formed on the intrinsic single crystal germanium layer. An electrically conductive contact exte ...


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Wheeler William K, Mohan Ashik A: Systems and methods of tissue closure. Raptor Ridge, Wheeler William K, Mohan Ashik A, HESLIN Jim, November 15, 2007: WO/2007/131110 (285 worldwide citation)

Apparatus, systems, and methods are described for closing the base of a left atrial appendage or other tissue structure. A tissue closure device comprises a pair of legs having compliant surfaces for engaging against opposite sides of the tissue structure. A plurality of axially spaced-apart tissue- ...


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Stonebridge Peter: Device and method for improved surgical suturing. Tayside Health Board, Stonebridge Peter, MURGITROYD Scotland House Glasgow Strathclyde G5 8PL, November 15, 2007: WO/2007/129121 (88 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a needle holder device for use with a surgical needle which is suitable for use in suturing procedures. The needle holder device comprises handle means to allow manipulation of the needle holder device, means for bringing the surgical needle into engagement with the ne ...


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Moore Jeffrey D: Locking device and method, for use in a bone stabilization system, employing a set screw member and deformable saddle member. Warsaw Orthopedic, Moore Jeffrey D, HAINES Warren M, November 15, 2007: WO/2007/130840 (82 worldwide citation)

A set screw with a deformable saddle for use in securing a stabilization member within a bone stabilization system. The bone stabilization system includes a bone anchor, a stabilization member, a coupling mechanism and a locking device. The locking device is structured to engage the coupling mechani ...


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Kaneko Tatsushi, Hatakeyama Jun, Harada Yuji: Resist material and pattern formation method using the same. Shin Etsu Chem, November 15, 2007: JP2007-297590 (80 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a resist material that has good barrier performance to water, enables to keep a resist composition from eluting to water, has a high receding contact angle to water, is useful for an immersion lithography due to excellent process applicability without requiring a pro ...


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Dewey Jonathan M, Patterson Christopher M: Bone anchor system utilizing a molded coupling member for coupling a bone anchor to a stabilization member and method therefor. Warsaw Orthopedic, Dewey Jonathan M, Patterson Christopher M, HAINES Warren M, November 15, 2007: WO/2007/130835 (79 worldwide citation)

A bone anchor system including a bone anchor having an integral head, a stabilization member, and a coupling member molded around the integral head of the bone anchor is provided for coupling the bone anchor to the stabilization member. The coupling member includes an interface to the stabilization ...


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Wisnewski Paul J: Bone attachment devices with a threaded interconnection including a solid lubricious material. Warsaw Orthopedic, Wisnewski Paul J, WILLIS Thomas L Jr, November 15, 2007: WO/2007/130941 (77 worldwide citation)

A bone attachment device (22) for a spinal fixation system or other implant is provided. The device (22) has a socket (27, 34) with threading (28, 37), with the socket (27, 34) defining a channel (29, 35) to accept a system component to be secured therein by engaging the threading (28, 37) with a th ...


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Zdeblick Mark, Thompson Andrew, Savage George: Patient customized therapeutic regimens. Proteus Biomedical, Zdeblick Mark, Thompson Andrew, Savage George, FIELD Bret E, November 15, 2007: WO/2007/130491 (70 worldwide citation)

Methods, systems and compositions that allow for treating a patient according to a patient customized therapeutic regimen are provided. Embodiments of the invention include obtaining dosage administration information from a patient and using the same to tailor a therapeutic regimen for the patient. ...


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Xiong Fangen: Xiong Fangen, SUNSHINE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AGENCY, November 15, 2007: WO/2007/128165 (70 worldwide citation)

A short-range wireless networks system and erection method which allot time slots with multi-channel RF transceiver include: a main control end device which includes a RF wireless transmitting module and or a receiving module connects in multiple paths with the RF wireless transmitting module and (o ...