Vincent Le Chevalier Vincent Le Chevalier
Brady Duga, Garth Conboy, William Leshner, John Rivlin, Vincent Le Chevalier: System and method for selective control of zoom adjustments in an electronic publication. March 24, 2011: US20110072390-A1

A system and method for selective control of zoom adjustments in an electronic publication is disclosed. The method may include generating content for display on an electronic reading device; generating at least one style for the content, and storing the content and the at least one style on a compu ...

James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert R Friedlander, Richard A Hennessy, James R Kraemer: Deriving a Hierarchical Event Based Database Having Action Triggers Based on Inferred Probabilities. International Business Machines Corporation, March 24, 2011: US20110071975-A1

Inferring a probability of a first inference absent from a database at which a query regarding the inference is received. The query is used as a frame of reference for the search. The database returns a probability of the correctness of the first inference based on the query and on the data. An acti ...

Jean-luc Dubois
Jean Luc Dubois: Method for the synthesis of dialkoxy alkanes by means of the selective oxidation of alcohols. Arkema France, March 24, 2011: US20110071322-A1

The invention relates to a method for the synthesis of dialkoxyalkanes by means of the partial selective oxidation of a light alcohol. According to said method, the light alcohol is oxidised in the presence of molecular oxygen or a gas containing molecular oxygen, and a solid oxidation catalyst base ...


Susan K Candelaria, Roger G Hathorn, Matthew J Kalos, Beth A Peterson: Apparatus, system, and method for device level enablement of a communications protocol. International Business Machines Corporation, March 24, 2011: US20110072153-A1

An apparatus, system, and method are disclosed for device level enablement of a communications protocol. An adapter compatibility module determines an adapter compatibility status for a plurality of host adapters. A positive adapter compatibility status indicates that each host adapter in the plural ...

RAJAGOPAL SRIDHAR: Apparatus and method for generating high resolution frames for dimming and visibility support in visible light communication. Samsung Electronics, Lee Keon Joo, March 24, 2011: WO/2011/034346 (52 worldwide citation)

For use in a visible light communication (VLC) network, a method for generating high resolution visibility frames for visibility or dimming support. The method includes determining a required visibility for the high resolution frames. The method also includes generating a pattern that meets the dete ...

SINGH JUSWINDER: Protein kinase conjugates and inhibitors. AVILA THERAPEUTICS, Underwood Robert H, March 24, 2011: WO/2011/034907 (50 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to protein conjugates that contain a protein kinase containgn a cysteine residue in the ATP binding site and an inhibitor that is covalently and irreversibly bonded to said cysteine residue, such that the activity of the protein kinase is irreversibly inhibited. The invention a ...

BELGRADER PHILIP: Magnetic lysis method and device. Akonni Biosystems, Ye Michael, March 24, 2011: WO/2011/034621 (43 worldwide citation)

A method for lysing cells is disclosed. The method includes stirring cells with a magnetic stir element in the presence of a plurality of cell lysis beads at a speed sufficient to lyse the cells. Also disclosed is a device for lysing cells. The device includes a container having a magnetic stir elem ...

WONG VERNON G: Implantable mems intraocular pressure sensor devices and methods for glaucoma monitoring. ORTHOMEMS, Shimmick John K, March 24, 2011: WO/2011/035228 (33 worldwide citation)

An implantable device for measuring IOP comprises a distal portion, a proximal portion and a conformable elongate support extending between the distal portion and the proximal portion. The distal portion comprises a pressure sensor, for example a capacitor, and the proximal portion comprises a coil. ...

WONG VERNON G: Implantable ophthalmic mems sensor devices and methods for eye surgery. ORTHOMEMS, Shimmick John K, March 24, 2011: WO/2011/035262 (33 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for measurement of IOP following glaucoma surgery comprise an implant device having a pressure sensitive capacitor and coil sized for placement along the tissue drainage path, to monitor the success of the surgery and measure IOP directly. The implantable sensor device may comp ...