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Eric First, M.D.
Eric R First: Methods for treating eye disorders. Allergan, Allergan, April 22, 2010: US20100098727-A1

Methods of treating an eye disorder are disclosed. Particular methods comprise a step of locally administering a Clostridial toxin to the eye of a patient to treat the disorder.


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Jean-luc Dubois
Jean Luc Dubois, Sara Iborra Chornet, Alexandra I Lucienne Velty, Avelino Corma Canos: Method for the Synthesis of Cyclic Acetals by the Reactive Extraction of a Polyol in a Concentrated Solution. K&L Gates, April 22, 2010: US20100099894-A1

A method for the synthesis of cyclic acetals comprises reacting at least one carbonyl-function compound selected from aldehydes, ketones, and/or linear acetals, on a polyol in a concentrated aqueous solution exceeding 20 wt % in a reactor containing an acidic catalyst. The carbonyl-function compound ...


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Shelton Frederick E: Powered articulatable surgical cutting and fastening instrument with flexible drive member. ETHICON ENDO SURGERY, Garner Dean L, April 22, 2010: WO/2010/045425 (56 worldwide citation)

A surgical cutting and fastening instrument is disclosed. According to various embodiments, the instrument may include a handle assembly that has an elongate shaft attached thereto. An end effector that is configured to support a staple cartridge may be pivotally coupled to the elongate shaft. The h ...


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BROOKS GEOFFREY: Food compositions of microalgal biomass. SOLAZYME, Termes Lance A, April 22, 2010: WO/2010/045368 (42 worldwide citation)

The invention provides algal biomass, algal oil, food compositions comprising microalgal biomass, whole microalgal cells, and/or microalgal oil in combination with one or more other edible ingredients, and methods of making such compositions by combining algal biomass or algal oil with other edible ...


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THOMASSY FERNAND A: Continuously variable transmission. FALLBROOK TECHNOLOGIES, Mallon Joseph J, April 22, 2010: WO/2010/044778 (42 worldwide citation)

Continuously variable transmission (1000) with a first (1028) and a second (1030) carrier member, which are axially coupled by a carrier retaining ring (1036) and which are relatively rotational to each other. The transmission ratio is changed by tilting the axles of the traction planets (spheres), ...


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GREEN BRIAN: Ethanol production by microorganisms. JOULE BIOTECHNOLOGIES, Ullsperger Chris, April 22, 2010: WO/2010/044960 (35 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure relates to methods and compositions for engineering photo autotrophic organisms to convert carbon dioxide and light into fatty acid esters and other molecules, including biofuels. The molecules are then secreted by the organism into a growth medium.


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HOWARD PHILIP WILSON: Unsymmetrical pyrrolobenzodiazepine-dimers for treatment of proliferative diseases. SPIROGEN, Watson Robert Jame, April 22, 2010: WO/2010/043880 (31 worldwide citation)

Claimed are unsymmetrical Pyrrolobenzodiazepine-dimers (PBD-dimers) of formula (I), that are unsymmetrical due at least to the values that the variables R12 and R2 represent. Formula (I), wherein: R2 is of formula (II), where A is a C5-7 aryl group, X is selected from the group comprising: OH, SH, C ...


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HARMS MICHAEL: Drug delivery device and method of manufacturing a drug delivery device. SANOFI AVENTIS DEUTSCHLAND, April 22, 2010: WO/2010/043533 (31 worldwide citation)

The present application relates to drug delivery device (5) and a and method of manufacturing a drug delivery device with a housing (10) having a proximal end and a distal end, a cartridge (15) adapted to accommodate a drug, a cartridge retaining member (45) adapted to retain the cartridge, the cart ...


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GUIBOURT NATHALIE: Oxidase inhibitors and their use. ORYZON GENOMICS, Jané Montserrat, April 22, 2010: WO/2010/043721 (25 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to phenylcyclopropylamine acetamide derivatives and their use in treating diseases.


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BOLDUC LEE: Devices, systems, and methods for endovascular staple and/or prosthesis delivery and implantation. APTUS ENDOSYSTEMS, Ryan Daniel D, April 22, 2010: WO/2010/044851 (22 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems, and methods for implanting expandable prostheses in the body lumens rely on stapling or anchoring the prostheses with separately introduced fasteners. The prostheses may be self -expanding or balloon expandable, and may include a single lumen or more than one lumen. After initial p ...