Craig Allen
Steven George Saieg, Craig Allen Holt: Cast trailing arm assembly for trailer suspension. ArvinMeritor Technology, Carlson Gskey & Olds, August 30, 2011: US08006987 (11 worldwide citation)

A trailing arm assembly for a suspension includes at least first and second cast components. The first and second cast components are welded to each other to substantially surround an outer perimeter of an axle member. The first cast component is then welded to one side of the axle member at a first ...

Kevin Rodzinak
Donna J Armstrong, Essa H Hu, Michael J Kelly III, Mark E Layton, Yiwei Li, Jun Liang, Kevin J Rodzinak, Michael J Rossi, Philip E Sanderson, Jiabing Wang: Inhibitors of akt activtiy. Merck Sharp & Dohme, Matthew A Leff, David A Mutard, August 30, 2011: US08008317 (5 worldwide citation)

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 ...

Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Belgacem Haba, Philip Damberg, Philip R Osborn: Microelectronic assembly with joined bond elements having lowered inductance. Tessera Research, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, August 30, 2011: US08008785 (3 worldwide citation)

A microelectronic assembly includes a semiconductor chip having chip contacts exposed at a first face and a substrate juxtaposed with a face of the chip. A conductive bond element can electrically connect a first chip contact with a first substrate contact of the substrate, and a second conductive b ...

Dr. Jill S. Becker
Roy G Gordon, Jill Becker, Dennis Hausmann: Vapor deposition of silicon dioxide nanolaminates. President And Fellows of Harvard College, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr, August 30, 2011: US08008743 (2 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to materials and processes for thin film deposition on solid substrates. Silica/alumina nanolaminates were deposited on heated substrates by the reaction of an aluminum-containing compound with a silanol. The nanolaminates have very uniform thickness and excellent step coverag ...

Durga Malladi
Francesco Grilli, Durga P Malladi: Method and system for communicating content on a broadcast services communication system. Qualcomm Incorporated, John J Ketchum, Abdollah Katbab, August 30, 2011: US08010111 (8 worldwide citation)

An outer decoder and an inner decoder encode a block of information to be transmitted, to improve protection by adding redundancy. The redundancy permits decoding of the information from less than a complete encoded block of information. Time re-alignment of two transmissions of the same content fro ...


Ronald D Adams, Roy H Sullivan III, Lauren O Main, Peter K Kratsch, George A Nunez, Jurgen A Kortenbach, Matthew S Solar, Gerhard F Buess, Marc O Schurr: Method and device for full thickness resectioning of an organ. Boston Scientific Scimed, Fay Kaplun & Marcin, August 30, 2011: US08006889 (275 worldwide citation)

A full-thickness resection system comprises a flexible endoscope and a stapling mechanism, wherein the endoscope is slidably received through at least a portion of the stapling mechanism. The stapling mechanism comprises an anvil and a stapling head mounted to the anvil so that the anvil and the sta ...

Pun Jae Choi, Yu Seung Kim, Jin Bock Lee: Semiconductor light emitting device. Samsung LED, McDermott Will & Emery, August 30, 2011: US08008683 (254 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a semiconductor light emitting device including a conductive substrate, a first electrode layer, an insulating layer, a second electrode layer, a second semiconductor layer, an active layer, and a first semiconductor layer which are sequentially stacked, wherein an are ...

Stanislaw Marczyk: Surgical stapling apparatus with powered retraction. Tyco Healthcare Group, August 30, 2011: US08006885 (253 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapling apparatus comprises a handle assembly, an actuation shaft having a connector, and a retraction mechanism positioned within the handle assembly. The retraction mechanism includes a motor coupled to a transmission shaft, a first gear rotatably mounted on the transmission shaft, the ...

Emile M Bellott, Dongsheng Bu, James J Childs, Christopher Lambert, Hubert A Nienaber, Shirley J Shi, Zhaolin Wang, Jerome J Workman, Alex R Zelenchuk: SMMR (small molecule metabolite reporters) for use as in vivo glucose biosensors. Masimo Laboratories, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, August 30, 2011: US08008088 (205 worldwide citation)

Small Molecule Metabolite Reporters (SMMRs) for use as in vivo glucose biosensors, sensor compositions, and methods of use, are described. The SMMRs include boronic acid-containing xanthene, coumarin, carbostyril and phenalene-based small molecules which are used for monitoring glucose in vivo, adva ...