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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert R Friedlander, Richard A Hennessy, James R Kraemer: System and method for deriving a hierarchical event based database optimized for pharmaceutical analysis. International Business Machines Corporation, Yee & Associates P C, John R Pivnichny, June 28, 2011: US07970759 (38 worldwide citation)

A computer implemented method, apparatus, and computer usable program code for inferring a probability of a first inference absent from a database at which a query regarding the inference is received. Each datum of the database is conformed to the dimensions of the database. Each datum of the plural ...


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Katherina Babich
Marie Angelopoulos, Katherina E Babich, Sean D Burns, Richard A Conti, Allen H Gabor, Scott D Halle, Arpan P Mahorowala, Dirk Pfeiffer: Process of making a semiconductor device using multiple antireflective materials. International Business Machines Corporation, Connolly Bove Lodge & Hutz, Daniel P Morris, June 28, 2011: US07968270

A lithographic structure consisting essentially of: an organic antireflective material disposed on a substrate; a vapor-deposited RCHX material, wherein R is one or more elements selected from the group consisting of Si, Ge, B, Sn, Fe and Ti, and wherein X is not present or is one or more elements s ...


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Bo LIU
Siang Huei Leong, Zhimin Yuan, Bo Liu: Method and system for obtaining n and k map for measuring fly-height. Agency for Science Technology and Research, Harness Dickey & Pierce, June 28, 2011: US07969573

A method for obtaining a refractive index (n) and extinction coefficient (k) map of a slider surface, the method comprising the steps of processing an image of the slider surface to obtain spatially resolved normalized intensity data of the slider surface; measuring n and k values of the slider surf ...


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Paul A Scirica: Surgical stapling apparatus with locking mechanism. Tyco Healthcare Group, June 28, 2011: US07967180 (336 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure provides for a loading unit for use with and/or supportable on a distal end of a surgical stapling apparatus. The loading unit includes a housing portion including a distal end and a proximal end, a drive assembly slidably supported within the housing portion of the loading un ...


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Jerome R Morgan, Christopher J Hess, William B Weisenburgh II: Method of manufacturing staples. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Dean Garner, June 28, 2011: US07966799 (276 worldwide citation)

A method of manufacturing staples including the steps of placing a deformable member into a mold block and overmolding a crown onto the deformable member. In various embodiments, several deformable members may be produced from an elongate wire where the deformable members can be connected by portion ...


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Stephen T Flock, Kevin S Marchitto: Electromagnetic treatment of tissues and cells. Rocky Mountain Biosystems, Benjamin Aaron Adler, June 28, 2011: US07967839 (260 worldwide citation)

Provided herein are methods, devices and compositions to conductively or to inductively fix substrates, including tissues, using electromagnetic energy. Also provided is a method of controlling the fixing process via feedback monitoring of a property of the composition and/or of the electromagnetic ...


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Lee Olson, Ernie Aranyi, Patrick Mozdzierz: Center cinch and release of buttress material. Tyco Healthcare Group, June 28, 2011: US07967179 (251 worldwide citation)

A buttressed anvil assembly is provided for use with a surgical stapling instrument. The buttressed anvil assembly generally includes an anvil member having a strip of buttress material attached thereto by a pair of sutures. A tensioning mechanism is provided to secure or tension the buttress materi ...


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Frank J Viola, Eric J Taylor: Rotary knife cutting systems. Tyco Healthcare Group, June 28, 2011: US07967181 (218 worldwide citation)

There are disclosed rotary cutting systems for use with circular surgical stapling devices. The rotary cutting systems generally include a circular knife blade and a mainspring for imparting rotary motion to the circular knife blade. A latch mechanism is provided to maintain the knife blade on a lin ...


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Paul Scirica, John W Beardsley: Grasping jaw mechanism. Tyco Healthcare Group, June 28, 2011: US07967178 (210 worldwide citation)

A surgical device is disclosed which includes a handle assembly, an elongated member and a disposable loading unit. The handle assembly includes a mode selection mechanism configured to alternate the surgical device between a first grasping mode of operation and a second clamping mode of operation. ...