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Gwerder Eric, Keast Thomas M, Roschak Edmund J: Devices for creating passages and sensing for blood vessels. Broncus Technologies, Gwerder Eric, Keast Thomas M, Roschak Edmund J, BAGADE Sanjay S, May 29, 2008: WO/2008/063935 (29 worldwide citation)

Devices and methods are disclosed for creating passages in tissue and detecting blood vessels in and around the passages. The devices may be used to create opening in tissue without removing a sensing assembly from the tissue. The devices herein may be used for altering gaseous flow within a lung to ...


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Pham Don N: Interactive sequential key system to input characters on small keypads. Pham Don N, McLEOD Christine Q, May 29, 2008: WO/2008/064142 (27 worldwide citation)

This invention discloses an interactive sequential system to input letters of the English alphabet and of many world languages, numbers, punctuation marks and many other symbols on keypads with few buttons. The invention includes a device for receiving input characters from a user, having a keypad w ...


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Hado Junpei: Mobile information processor, information processing method, and program. Mitsubishi Electric, May 29, 2008: JP2008-123325 (27 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To allow a mobile object information terminal to be always in a read completion state for content related to a surrounding area of a current location.SOLUTION: A content database 102 stores mesh-related content data for each mesh. A data read controller 101 determines an overal ...


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Taguchi Koji, Doi Tomoyuki: Automatic operation control apparatus and vehicle cruise system. Toyota Motor, May 29, 2008: JP2008-123197 (27 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide an automatic operation control apparatus and a vehicle cruise system capable of properly generating a cruise control plan of an automatic driving vehicle even under a traffic environment where automatic driving vehicles and manually operated vehicles mixedly exist.SO ...


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Shippy James Lee, Robertson Kimberly A, Weber Jan: Stent with differential timing of abluminal and luminal release of a therapeutic agent. Boston Scientific, Shippy James Lee, Robertson Kimberly A, Weber Jan, BUSS Jennifer L, May 29, 2008: WO/2008/063539 (26 worldwide citation)

The invention relates generally to a medical device that is useful for delivering a therapeutic agent to the body tissue of a patient, and the method for making such a medica device. More particularly, the invention is directed to a stent having a tubular sidewall wit first coating composition on at ...


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Rodriguez Arturo A: System and method for signaling characteristics of pictures interdependencies. Scientific Atlanta, Rodriguez Arturo A, LAFFERTY Wm Brook, May 29, 2008: WO/2008/063881 (25 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are systems and methods for signaling characteristics of picture interdependencies in a video signal in subscriber television systems. In this regard, a representative method comprises allocating auxiliary information at a transport layer of a video program as to determine whether a pictur ...


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Mizuki Yumiko, Kawamura Masahiro, Yabunouchi Nobuhiro: Aromatic amine derivative and organic electroluminescent element using the same. Idemitsu Kosan, Mizuki Yumiko, Kawamura Masahiro, Yabunouchi Nobuhiro, OHTANI Tamotsu, May 29, 2008: WO/2008/062636 (25 worldwide citation)

This invention provides an aromatic amine derivative having a specific structure having a carbazole skeleton to which a diarylamino group has been attached through a linking group. There is also provided an organic electroluminescent element comprising an organic thin-film layer, comprising at least ...


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Moriguchi Masao: Semiconductor device, manufacturing method thereof, and display device. Sharp, May 29, 2008: JP2008-124392 (25 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a semiconductor device, along with its manufacturing method and a display device, which is excellent in on-characteristics, off-characteristics, and reliability.SOLUTION: The semiconductor device has such structure as a gate electrode, a gate insulating layer, and a ...


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Wang Lixiao: Drug releasing coatings for medical devices. Wang Lixiao, Lutonix, GARRETT Arthur S, May 29, 2008: WO/2008/063576 (23 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a medical device for delivering a therapeutic agent to a tissue. The medical device has a layer overlying the exterior surface of the medical device. The layer contains a therapeutic agent such as paclitaxel or rapamycine and an additive. The additive has a hydrophilic part ...


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Efimov Igor R, Hucker William: Cardiac pacing using the inferior nodal extension. Washington University Of St Louis, Efimov Igor R, Hucker William, DRANGE Erik M, May 29, 2008: WO/2008/063498 (23 worldwide citation)

A device and method for providing stimulation to an inferior nodal extension of a heart. The method includes providing a lead comprising an electrode, positioning the electrode proximate an inferior nodal extension of a heart, and effecting at least one of activation, deactivation, or modulation of ...



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