Craig Allen
Craig Allen McEldowney, Dennis Cornelius Stammen: Spray apparatus and method for the repair of can ends. Stolle Machinery Company, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, January 28, 2010: US20100021629-A1

This invention generally relates to a spray apparatus and a method useful in the repair of coating adhered to can ends used in the food and beverage packaging industries. The spray apparatus has one or more elongated shafts rotatably coupled to a frame. One or more bearing members are rotatably coup ...

Craig Allen
Craig Allen McEldowney, Mark Richard Mitchell: Tooling and method for the manufacture of a tab with coin precurl for improved curl formation. Stolle Machinery Company, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, January 28, 2010: US20100021270-A1

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 ...

Isaiah Oladeji
Isaiah O Oladeji, Alan Cuthbertson: Method for fabricating conducting plates for a high-q mim capacitor. Atmel Corporation, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner Atmel, January 28, 2010: US20100019349-A1

A method of forming one or more capacitors on or in a substrate and a capacitor structure resulting therefrom is disclosed. The method includes forming a trench in the substrate, lining the trench with a first copper-barrier layer, and substantially filling the trench with a first copper layer. The ...

Kevin Rodzinak
Mark E Layton, Kevin J Rodzinak, Philip E Sanderson: Inhibitors of akt activity. Merck And Co, January 28, 2010: US20100022573-A1

The instant invention provides for substituted naphthyridine compounds that inhibit Akt activity. In particular, the compounds disclosed selectively inhibit one or two of the Akt isoforms. The invention also provides for compositions comprising such inhibitory compounds and methods of inhibiting Akt ...

Eugene Fitzgerald
Eugene A Fitzgerald, Nichole Gerrish: Method of Fabricating CMOS Inverter and Integrated Circuits Utilizing Strained Silicon Surface Channel MOSFETS. Goodwin Procter, January 28, 2010: US20100022073-A1

A method of fabricating a circuit comprising an nMOSFET includes providing a substrate, depositing a strain-inducing material comprising germanium over the substrate, and integrating a pMOSFET on the substrate, the pMOSFET comprising a strained channel having a surface roughness of less than 1 nm. T ...

Cohen David S: Method and system for manufacturing integrated fluidic chips. Fluidigm Corporation, Cohen David S, Largent Craig C, January 28, 2010: WO/2010/011852 (72 worldwide citation)

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR MANUFACTURING INTEGRATED FLUIDIC CHIPS ABSTRACT OF THE DISCLOSURE An integrated fluidic chip includes a substrate defined by a lateral surface area greater than 28 square inches. The integrated fluidic chip also includes a first elastomeric layer having a mold surface and a top ...

Horsager Alan, Hauswirth William, Liu Jianwen: Vectors for delivery of light-sensitive proteins and methods of use. Eos Neuroscience, University Of Florida Research Foundation, Horsager Alan, Hauswirth William, Liu Jianwen, Zhang Angela, January 28, 2010: WO/2010/011404 (60 worldwide citation)

Provided herein are compositions and methods for gene and etiology-nonspecific and circuit- specific treatment of diseases, utilizing vectors for delivery of light-sensitive proteins to diseased and normal cells and tissues of interest.

Guerra Diego N, Imboden Matthias, Mohanty Pritiraj: Switching devices and related methods. Trustees Of Boston University, Guerra Diego N, Imboden Matthias, Mohanty Pritiraj, Franklin Thomas A, January 28, 2010: WO/2010/011288 (44 worldwide citation)

A mechanical device capable of switching between two states is described. The device may include a micromechanical resonator with two distinct states in the hysteretic nonlinear regime. The devices can be used as a low-power, high-speed mechanical switch integrated on-chip with silicon circuitry.

Dimarchi Richard D, Tao Ma: Gip-based mixed agonists for treatment of metabolic disorders and obesity. Indiana University Research And Technology Corporation, Dimarchi Richard D, Tao Ma, Addison Bradford G, January 28, 2010: WO/2010/011439 (38 worldwide citation)

Glucagon peptides that exhibit GIP agonist activity in addition to glucagon and/or GLP-I activity are provided. Pharmaceutical compositions comprising such glucagon peptides and therapeutic methods of using such peptides are also provided.

Himmelsbach Frank, Claremon David A, Zhuang Linghang, Leftheris Katerina, Xu Zhenrong, Tice Colin M: Cyclic inhibitors of 11 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase 1. Boehringer Ingelheim International, Vitae Pharmaceuticals, Himmelsbach Frank, Claremon David A, Zhuang Linghang, Leftheris Katerina, Xu Zhenrong, Tice Colin M, Abelleira Susan M, January 28, 2010: WO/2010/011314 (37 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to novel compounds of the Formula Ik, Im1, Im2, Im5, In1, In2, In5, Io1, Io2, Io5, Ip1, Ip3, pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, and pharmaceutical compositions thereof, which are useful for the therapeutic treatment of diseases associated with the modulation or inhibit ...