Tarran Jones
Britta Hardy, Steven Tarran Jones, Leah Klapper: Humanized immunomodulatory monoclonal antibodies for the treatment of neoplastic disease or immunodeficiency. CureTech, Mor Research Applications, Winston & Strawn, February 19, 2008: US07332582 (21 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides to a humanized monoclonal antibody having immunostimulatory effects. This antibody binds specifically to B lymphoblastoid cells, induces proliferation and activation of peripheral blood lymphocytes, and is capable of eliciting an anti-tumor effect upon administration t ...

Jean-luc Dubois
Jean Luc Dubois, Fabienne Desdevises, St├ęphanie Serreau, Damien Vitry, Wataru Ueda: Process for the production of acrylic acid from propane. Arkema, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC, February 19, 2008: US07332625 (4 worldwide citation)

The invention concerns a method for producing acrylic acid from propane, which consists in passing a gas mixture including propane, water, vapor, and optionally an inert gas and/or molecular oxygen, on a catalyst of formula (I): Mo1VaSbbNbcSidOx, wherein: a ranges between 0.006 and 1, inclusively; b ...

Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Belgacem Haba, Irina Poukhova, Masud Beroz: Selective removal of dielectric materials and plating process using same. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, February 19, 2008: US07332068

A metal is provided on a polymeric component and the component is subjected to a removal process such as plasma or liquid etching in the presence of an electric field. The etchant selectively attacks the polymer at the boundary between the metal and the polymer, thereby forming gaps alongside the me ...

Elias Nemer
Elias J Nemer, Vladimir Kravtsov: Digitally pre-equalizing signals. Intel Corporation, Trop Pruner & Hu P C, February 19, 2008: US07333558

In one embodiment, the present invention includes an transmitter apparatus having a digital filter to compensate in a baseband frequency for magnitude and delay slopes occurring in the transmitter's analog path.

Yong Won Cha, Kyu Tae Na, Yong Soon Choi, Eunkee Hong, Ju Seon Goo: Methods of forming trench isolation layers using high density plasma chemical vapor deposition. Samsung Electronics, Myers Bigel Sibley & Sajovec P A, February 19, 2008: US07332409 (5 worldwide citation)

A method of forming a trench isolation layer can include forming an isolation layer in a trench using High Density Plasma Chemical Vapor Deposition (HDPCVD) with a carrier gas comprising hydrogen. Other methods are disclosed.


Michael A Mills, James P Coffin IV: Method of providing an optoelectronic element with a non-protruding lens. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, February 19, 2008: US07332784 (312 worldwide citation)

An optoelectronic component has a lens that is formed in the surface of an encapsulant surrounding a semiconductor diode element. With respect to emitters, the lens reduces internal reflection and reduces dispersion to increase overall efficiency. With respect to detectors, the lens focuses photons ...

Brian Barney: Medicament dispensing device with a display indicative of the state of an internal medicament reservoir. Ivax Corporation, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, February 19, 2008: US07331340 (283 worldwide citation)

A metered dose inhaler for use with a removable pressurized aerosol canister, or reservoir, having a display for indicating to a user the state of the canister. A memory device on the canister or a housing which houses the canister stores information indicative of doses dispensed from, or remaining ...

Bin Ma, Robert Walters, Raymond Kwong, Jason Brooks: OLEDs utilizing multidentate ligand systems. Universal Display Corporation, Kenyon & Kenyon, February 19, 2008: US07332232 (248 worldwide citation)

An organic light emitting device is provided. The device has an anode, a cathode, and an organic layer disposed between the anode and the cathode. The organic layer comprises an emissive material having a transition metal and two or three bidentate ligands, which may be photoactive ligands. The bide ...

David A Cohen, Daniel Ozick, Clara Vu, James Lynch, Philip R Mass: Autonomous robot auto-docking and energy management systems and methods. iRobot Corporation, Fish & Richardson P C, February 19, 2008: US07332890 (212 worldwide citation)

A method for energy management in a robotic device includes providing a base station for mating with the robotic device, determining a quantity of energy stored in an energy storage unit of the robotic device, and performing a predetermined task based at least in part on the quantity of energy store ...