Rajiv Banavali
Rajiv Manohar Banavali, Gregory C Pierce: Method for esterification of free fatty acids in triglycerides. Rohm And Haas Company, May 15, 2008: US20080114181-A1

A method for esterification of free fatty acids in triglycerides, with C1-C8 aliphatic alcohols. The method uses an acidic ion exchange resin as a catalyst. The catalyst is contacted with a reaction mixture containing a triglyceride having at least 1% free fatty acids and a C1-C8 aliphatic alcohol u ...

Deodatta Shenai-Khatkhate
Shenai Khatkhate Deodatta V, Wang Qing Min: Organometallic compounds. Rohm &Amp Haas Electronic Materials, May 15, 2008: JP2008-110961

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide organometallic compounds useful for a chemical vapor deposition of thin films and an atomic layer deposition.SOLUTION: Organometallic compounds containing an electron donating group-substituted alkenyl ligand are provided. Such compounds are particularly suitable for ...

Bahman Qawami
Fabrice Jogand Coulomb, Farshid Sabet Sharghi, Bahman Qawami: Apparatuses for binding content to a separate memory device. BRINKS HOFER GILSON & LIONE SanDisk, May 15, 2008: US20080114958-A1

A memory device is provided. The memory device includes a memory configured to store information. The memory device also includes a memory controller in communication with the memory. The memory controller is configured to encrypt the information to define a parameter and access an account on a seco ...

Bahman Qawami
Fabrice Jogand Coulomb, Farshid Sabet Sharghi, Bahman Qawami: Methods for binding content to a separate memory device. BRINKS HOFER GILSON & LIONE SanDisk, May 15, 2008: US20080115211-A1

A method for accessing content is provided. In this method, information from a first memory device is retrieved. A parameter is generated based on the information and an account on a second memory device is accessed based on the parameter. The second memory device is configured to store the content ...

James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert R Friedlander, Richard A Hennessy, Anwer Mujahid Khan, James R Kraemer: System and method for optimizing project subdivision using data and requirements focuses subject to multidimensional constraints. International Business Machines Corporation, Duke W Yee, May 15, 2008: US20080114779-A1

A computer-implemented method for creating optimized sub-projects for a project. Boundary conditions, input regarding output objects, and input regarding “as-is” data sources are received. The output objects are decomposed into data objects and logical processes used to create the output objects. Va ...

Malini Batheja, Ph.D
Steven C Quay, Malini Gupta, Jorge C de Meireles, Mohammed Abd El Shafy: Compositions and methods for enhanced mucosal delivery of interferon beta. Nastech Pharmaceutical Company, Nastech Pharmaceutical Company, May 15, 2008: US20080113011-A1

Compositions and methods are provided for intranasal delivery of interferon-β yielding improved pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic results. In certain aspects of the invention, the interferon-β is delivered to the intranasal mucosa along with one or more intranasal delivery-enhancing agent(s) to yi ...

Stopek Megan L: Methods of using shape memory alloys for buttress attachment. Tyco Healthcare Group, Stopek Megan L, FARBER Mark, May 15, 2008: WO/2008/057281 (313 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapling device includes a tissue contacting surface and a buttress attachment feature. The buttress attachment feature permits selectively securing a surgical buttress to the tissue contacting surface, which may be disposed on a cartridge assembly or an anvil plate of the surgical stapli ...

Harada Yuji, Hatakeyama Jun, Yoshihara Takao, Kusaki Wataru, Kobayashi Tomohiro, Hasegawa Koji, Maeda Kazunori: Polymer compound, resist material, and pattern-forming method. Shin Etsu Chem, May 15, 2008: JP2008-111103 (162 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a resist material suitable for good liquid-immersion lithography, and to provide a pattern-forming method.SOLUTION: The polymer compound contains general formulas in the figure, and has 1,000-500,000 Mw (weight average molecular weight). In the formulas, R1a, R1b and ...

Drmanac Radoje: Methods and compositions for large-scale analysis of nucleic acids using dna deletions. Complete Genomics, Drmanac Radoje, BREZNER David J, May 15, 2008: WO/2008/058282 (87 worldwide citation)

The present invention is related generally to analysis of polynucleotides, particularly polynucleotides derived from genomic DNA. The invention provides methods, compositions and systems for such analysis. Encompassed by the invention are constructs that include pairs of target sequences which are s ...