John Yamamoto Rajiv Banavali
Rajiv Manohar Banavali, Randall Wayne Stephens, John Hiroshi Yamamoto: H, B, Preparation of M. Rohn and Haas Company, Kenneth Crimaldi, July 21, 2009: US07563934

A method for producing MnB12H12, wherein M is a metal or ammonium cation and n is one or two, by combining a metal borohydride and XBH3; wherein X is a substituted amine; a substituted phosphine; or tetrahydrofuran.

Sandeep Tyagi Sandeep Tyagi
Naveen Agarwal, Satish Kumar Gaggar, Deval Gupta, Samik Gupta, Raja Krishnamurthy, Nisha Preschilla, Rajashekhar Shiddappa Totad, Sandeep Tyagi: Polymer compositions, method of manufacture, and articles formed therefrom. SABIC Innovative Plastics IP, July 7, 2009: US07557154 (2 worldwide citation)

A polymer composition is disclosed, which comprises a matrix polymer, a fluoropolymer that may be at least partially encapsulated by an encapsulating polymer, and a filler. Methods for making the polymer compositions and articles made of such compositions are also disclosed. The compositions and art ...

Nathaniel Brese
Peter R Levey, Nathaniel E Brese: Catalyst composition and deposition method. Rohm and Haas Electronic Materials, John J Piskorski, Rohm and Haas Electronic Materials, July 30, 2009: US20090192029-A1

Compositions and methods for depositing one or more metal or metal alloy films on substrates. The compositions contain a catalyst, one or more carrier particles and one or more water-soluble or water-dispersible organic compounds. Metal or metal alloys may be deposited on the substrates by electrole ...

Ozgur Yildirim
Ozgur Yildirim, Ralph Stathem: Systems and Methods of Priming a Fluid Dispenser. Hewlett Packard Company, July 30, 2009: US20090189941-A1

A method of priming a fluid-dispensing head includes heating a fluid in fluid pathways of the fluid-dispensing head prior to fluid-dispensing operations to increase a surface area of gas bubbles in the fluid pathways. A fluid-dispensing head includes a plenum configured to house fluid; at least one ...

Tarran Jones
Gregory J LaRosa, Christopher J Horvath, Walter Newman, S Tarran Jones, Siobhan H O Brien, Theresa O Keefe: Humanized anti-CCR2 antibodies and methods of use therefor. Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Lando & Anastasi, July 28, 2009: US07566450 (4 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a humanized antibody or functional fragment thereof which binds to a mammalian (e.g., human) CC-chemokine receptor 2 (CCR2) or a portion of the receptor and blocks binding of a ligand to the receptor. The invention further relates to a method of inhibiting the intera ...

Hani Badawi
Weiguo Liu, Morris S Young, M Hani Badawi: Low etch pit density (EPD) semi-insulating GaAs wafers. AXT, DLA Piper, July 28, 2009: US07566641 (3 worldwide citation)

A method for manufacturing wafers using a low EPD crystal growth process and a wafer annealing process is provided that results in GaAs/InGaP wafers that provide higher device yields from the wafer.

Stéphane De Lombaert
Rajagopal Bakthavatchalam, Charles A Blum, Stéphane De Lombaert, Taeyoung Yoon, Xiaozhang Zheng: Biaryl piperazinyl-pyridine analogues. Neurogen Corporation, Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge, Peter F Corless, Mark D Russett, July 28, 2009: US07566712 (6 worldwide citation)

Biaryl piperazinyl-pyridine analogues are provided, of the Formula: wherein variables are as described herein. Such compounds are ligands that may be used to modulate specific receptor activity in vivo or in vitro, and are particularly useful in the treatment of conditions associated with pathologic ...

Yanning Song Yanning Song
Lampe onnerud Christina M, Onnerud Per, Song Yanning, Chamberlain Richard V: Lithium-ion secondary battery. Boston Power, Zhong Jing, July 22, 2009: CN200780023195

A lithium-ion battery includes a cathode that includes an active cathode material. The active cathode material includes a cathode mixture that includes a lithium cobaltate and a manganate spinel a manganate spinel represented by an empirical formula of Li(1+x1)(Mn1-y1A'y2)2-x2Oz1. The lithium cobalt ...


David Mosley
Joseph M Jacobson, David W Mosley: Templated monolayer polymerization and replication. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Norma E Henderson, July 21, 2009: US07563482

A self-replicating monolayer system employing polymerization of monomers or nanoparticle ensembles on a defined template provides a method for synthesis of two-dimensional single molecule polymers. Systems of self-replicating monolayers are used as templates for growth of inorganic colloids. A prefe ...