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Craig Allen
Craig Allen McEldowney, Mark Richard Mitchell: Tab with coin precurl for improved curl formation. Stolle Machinery Company, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellot, Grant E Coffield Esq, November 10, 2009: US07614520 (6 worldwide citation)

A tab is used to open beer/beverage can ends and food can ends. The tab has one or more arcuate strips that are provided on a surface of the tab proximate to a peripheral surface of the tab where the one or more arcuate strips have been formed further into a preselected portion of curled or hemmed p ...


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Randy Ekl
Aparna Pandey, Randy L Ekl, Christopher G Ware: System and method for communicating beacon transmissions in wireless local area network (WLAN) systems. Motorola, Randi L Karpinia, November 10, 2009: US07616617 (3 worldwide citation)

A method for transmitting beacon transmissions in a wireless local area network (WLAN) communications system (100) operating on one or more channels includes transmitting a first beacon (C1) using a directional antenna in a first direction (D1) on a first channel. A second beacon (C2) is then transm ...


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Charles Sperry
Charles R Sperry, Dennis F McNamara Jr, Suzanne M Scott, Charles W Hull, Jouni Partanen, Mehdi Mojdeh, William J Pappas, Richard O Gregory II: Solid imaging apparatus and method. 3D Systems, William A Simon, Keith A Roberson, November 10, 2009: US07614866 (14 worldwide citation)

A solid imaging apparatus is provided that includes a replaceable cartridge containing a source of build material and an extendable and retractable flexible transport film for transporting the build material layer-by-layer from the cartridge to the surface of a build in an image plane. An operator u ...


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Mark Shults, Apurv U Kamath, Mark Brister, David K Wong: Analyte sensor. DexCom, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 10, 2009: US07615007 (357 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods of use for continuous analyte measurement of a host's vascular system are provided. In some embodiments, a continuous glucose measurement system includes a vascular access device, a sensor and sensor electronics, the system being configured for insertion into communication with a ...


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Denise Demarais, Nicolas Zadno, Benjamin J Clark, Erik Thai, Howard R Levin, Mark Gelfand: Methods and apparatus for thermally-induced renal neuromodulation. Ardian, Perkins Coie, November 10, 2009: US07617005 (279 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are provided for thermally-induced renal neuromodulation. Thermally-induced renal neuromodulation may be achieved via direct and/or via indirect application of thermal energy to heat or cool neural fibers that contribute to renal function, or of vascular structures that feed or ...


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David Stefanchik, Rick D Applegate: Track for medical devices. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Gerry S Gressel, November 10, 2009: US07615003 (208 worldwide citation)

A medical apparatus and method useful for positioning one or more members within the gastro-intestinal tract is disclosed. The medical apparatus can include a track supported on a sheath sized to receive an endoscope, and a carrier slidable with respect to the track. A feeding tube accessory adapted ...


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Anand Prahlad, David Ngo: Systems and methods for monitoring application data in a data replication system. CommVault Systems, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 10, 2009: US07617262 (187 worldwide citation)

Performing data management operations on replicated data in a computer network. Log entries are generated for data management operations of an application executing on a source system. Consistency point entries are used to indicate a time of a known good, or recoverable, state of the application. A ...


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Woojin Lee, Andres Chamorro: Surgical instrument. Cambridge Endoscopic Devices, David M Driscoll Esq, November 10, 2009: US07615067 (174 worldwide citation)

The surgical instrument includes a distal tool, a rigid or flexible elongated shaft that supports the distal tool, and a proximal handle or control member, where the tool and the handle are coupled to the respective distal and proximal ends of the elongated shaft via distal and proximal bendable mot ...


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Nicholas Steven Huslak, Thomas Arnold Anschutz, Edgar Vaughan Shrum Jr: Methods and systems for providing video on demand over a communication network using managed quality of service, bandwidth allocation and/or user profiles. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Myers Bigel Sibley & Sajovec, November 10, 2009: US07617516 (158 worldwide citation)

Methods for providing video on demand service from an Application Service Provider (“ASP”) to a user over a Regional/Access Network (“RAN”) are provided. A request for a video on demand application flow may be received from the user. In response to the request, information may be obtained from the R ...


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Anand Prahlad, David Ngo: Destination systems and methods for performing data replication. CommVault Systems, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 10, 2009: US07617253 (154 worldwide citation)

Performing data management operations on replicated data in a computer network. Log entries are generated for data management operations of an application executing on a source system. Consistency point entries are used to indicate a time of a known good, or recoverable, state of the application. A ...



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