Eb Eshun
Douglas D Coolbaugh, Ebenezer E Eshun, Natalie B Feilchenfeld, Michael L Gautsch, Zhong Xiang He, Matthew D Moon, Vidhya Rahmachandran, Barbara Waterhouse: Formation of metal-insulator-metal capacitor simultaneously with aluminum metal wiring level using a hardmask. Frederick W Gibb Iii, Gibb & Rahman, January 24, 2008: US20080019077-A1

Disclosed is a method of fabricating a metal-insulator-metal (MIM) capacitor. In this method, a dielectric layer is formed above a lower conductor layer and an upper conductor layer is formed above the dielectric layer. The invention then forms an etch stop layer above the upper conductor layer and ...

Eb Eshun
Douglas D COOLBAUGH, Ebenezer E ESHUN, Terence B HOOK, Robert M RASSEL, Edmund J SPROGIS, Anthony K STAMPER, William J MURPHY: Heat sink for integrated circuit devices. International Business Machines Corporation, Greenblum & Bernstein, January 24, 2008: US20080019101-A1

A resistor with heat sink is provided. The heat sink includes a conductive path having metal or other thermal conductor having a high thermal conductivity. To avoid shorting the electrical resistor to ground with the thermal conductor, a thin layer of high thermal conductivity electrical insulator i ...

Erwin Meinders
Erwin Rinaldo Meinders, Elise Rodenburg: Record Carrier And Methods For Writting A Record Carrier. Koninklijke Philips Electronics, Philips Intellectual Property & Standards, January 24, 2008: US20080019238-A1

The present invention relates to a record carrier (10) for creating a multi-level ROM optical medium, wherein the record carrier 10 comprises a first recording layer (12) and at least a second recording layer (14). In accordance with the invention between said first recording layer (12) and said sec ...

Matthias Bauer
Matthias Bauer, Paul Brabant, Trevan Landin: Germanium Deposition. ASM America, Knobbe Martens Olsen & Bear, January 24, 2008: US20080017101-A1

A method comprises, in a reaction chamber, depositing a seed layer of germanium over a silicon-containing surface at a first temperature. The seed layer has a thickness between about one monolayer and about 1000 Å. The method further comprises, after depositing the seed layer, increasing the tempera ...

Vallejo Janet A, Leung Suzanne S, Roddy Patrick J, Busch Terri F: Immune response modifier formulations. 3m Innovative Properties Company, Wirra Ip, Graceway Pharmaceuticals, Vallejo Janet A, Leung Suzanne S, Roddy Patrick J, Busch Terri F, PIFFAT Kathryn A, January 24, 2008: WO/2008/010963 (73 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a pharmaceutical foam formulation. Generally, the formulation includes a therapeutically effective amount of imiquimod and a fatty acid.


Defrees Shawn: Glycosylation of peptides via o-linked glycosylation sequences. Neose Technologies, Defrees Shawn, SPLITTGERBER Ute, January 24, 2008: WO/2008/011633 (54 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides sequon polypeptides with an amino acid sequence including one or more exogenous O-linked glycosylation sequence of the invention. In addition, the present invention provides methods of making polypeptide conjugates as well as methods of using such conjugates and their ...

Fleischmann Wilhelm: Process and device for application of active substances to a wound surface. Fleischmann Wilhelm, FORRESTER KETLEY Chamberlain House Paradise Place Birmingham B3 3HP, January 24, 2008: WO/2008/010094 (53 worldwide citation)

For application of active substances to a wound surface a porous padding (12) is provided upon the wound (10), which is sealingly covered over with a foil (14). A fluid active substance is introduced into the padding (12) via a supply line (22) and is then suctioned out of the padding (12) via a rem ...

Pfeifer Andrea, Pihlgren Maria, Muhs Andreas, Watts Ryan: Humanized antibody against amyloid beta. Ac Immune, Genentech, Pfeifer Andrea, Pihlgren Maria, Muhs Andreas, Watts Ryan, PEET Richard C, January 24, 2008: WO/2008/011348 (53 worldwide citation)

The present invention is related to chimeric and humanized antibody and to methods and compositions for the therapeutic and diagnostic use in the treatment of amyloidosis, a group of disorders and abnormalities associated with amyloid protein such as Alzheimer's disease.

Ichieda Hiroyuki: Image display apparatus, image display system, and network connection method. Seiko Epson, January 24, 2008: JP2008-015402 (53 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide an image display apparatus, an image display system and a network connection method, in which a procedure for connecting a network to an image display apparatus such as a projector can be easily performed.SOLUTION: When an instruction for starting wireless LAN connec ...