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St├ęphane De Lombaert
Rajagopal Bakthavatchalam, Timothy M Caldwell, Bertrand L Chenard, St├ęphane De Lombaert, Kevin J Hodgetts: Substituted quinolin-4-ylamine analogues. Neurogen Corporation, Edward Angell Palmer & Dodge, November 19, 2009: US20090286767-A1

Substituted quinolin-4-ylamine analogues are provided. 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 pathological receptor activation in humans, domesticated companion ...


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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert Lee Angell, Robert R Friedlander, James R Kraemer: Analysis of individual and group healthcare data in order to provide real time healthcare recommendations. International Business Machines Corporation, Duke W Yee, November 19, 2009: US20090287503-A1

A method for managing data. A datum regarding a first patient is received. A first set of relationships is established. The first set of relationships comprises at least one relationship of the datum to at least one additional datum existing in at least one database. A plurality of cohorts to which ...


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Charles Sperry
Khalil Moussa, Abraham N Reichental, Charles R Sperry, Dennis F McNamara, Suzanne M Scott, Krzysztof J Muskus: Methods for Cleaning and Curing Solid Freeform Fabrication Parts. 3D Systems, November 19, 2009: US20090283109-A1

A post-processing system is provided for cleaning and/or curing a part produced by solid freeform fabrication (SFF). The post-processing systems include a housing, a part retaining device to retain the part within the housing, and an actinic radiation source to cure the part with actinic radiation. ...


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Karalis Aristeidis, Hamam Rafif E, Joannopoulos John D, Soljacic Marin: Wireless energy transfer, including interference enhancement. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Karalis Aristeidis, Hamam Rafif E, Joannopoulos John D, Soljacic Marin, Wefers Marc M, November 19, 2009: WO/2009/140506 (154 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is an apparatus for use in wireless energy transfer, which includes a first resonator structure configured for energy transfer with a second resonator structure over a distance D larger than characteristic sizes, [insert formula] and [insert formula], of the first and second resonator stru ...


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SCHIRMER ANDREAS: Methods and compositions for producing hydrocarbons. LS9, Superko Colleen, November 19, 2009: WO/2009/140695 (60 worldwide citation)

Compositions and methods for producing aldehydes, alkanes, and alkenes are described herein. The aldehydes, alkanes, and alkenes can be used in biofuels.


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Lang Philipp: Devices and methods for treatment of facet and other joints. Conformis, Lang Philipp, Sunstein Bruce D, November 19, 2009: WO/2009/140294 (56 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the present invention describe methods, devices and instruments for resurfacing or replacing facet joints, uncovertebral joints and costovertebral joints. The joints can be prepared by smoothing the articular surface on one side, by distracting the joint and by implant insertion. Impl ...


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Han Li, Andrady Anthony L, Davis James Lynn: Porous and non-porous nanostructures and application thereof. Research Triangle Institute, Han Li, Andrady Anthony L, Davis James Lynn, Kuesters Eckhard H, November 19, 2009: WO/2009/140381 (53 worldwide citation)

A method for producing a fiber membrane of nanofibers that have both smooth and porous surface features. The method includes materials processing using polymer mixes with solvents and melt polymers with additives. The method includes nanomaterial incorporation onto a fiber structure after formation ...


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Pollack Michael, Hua Zhishan, Eckhardt Allen, Thwar Prasanna, Srinivasan Vijay, Pamula Vamsee: Droplet actuator devices, systems, and methods. Advanced Liquid Logic, Pollack Michael, Hua Zhishan, Eckhardt Allen, Thwar Prasanna, Srinivasan Vijay, Pamula Vamsee, Mills E Eric, November 19, 2009: WO/2009/140373 (52 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to certain novel approaches to reducing or eliminating the movement of contaminants from one droplet to another on a droplet actuator via liquid filler fluid. In one application, droplet actuators are used to conduct genetic analysis using polymerase chain reaction (PCR) techni ...


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Schirmer Andreas, Rude Mathew, Brubaker Shane: Methods and compositions for producing hydrocarbons. Ls9, Schirmer Andreas, Rude Mathew, Brubaker Shane, Superko Colleen, November 19, 2009: WO/2009/140696 (49 worldwide citation)

Compositions and methods for producing hydrocarbons such as aldehydes, alkanes, and alkenes are described herein. Certain hydrocarbons can be used in biofuels.


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Sista Ramakrishnan, Pamula Vamsee, Sudarsan Arjun, Srinivasan Vijay, Thwar Prasanna: Droplet actuator devices and methods for manipulating beads. Advanced Liquid Logic, Sista Ramakrishnan, Pamula Vamsee, Sudarsan Arjun, Srinivasan Vijay, Thwar Prasanna, Mills Eric, November 19, 2009: WO/2009/140671 (45 worldwide citation)

The invention provides droplet actuators and droplet actuator techniques. Among other things, the droplet actuators and methods are useful for manipulating beads on a droplet actuator, such as conducting droplet operations using bead-containing droplets on a droplet actuator. For example, beads may ...