Daniel S Rivera, Robert T Peters, Alan J Bitonti: Clotting factor-fc chimeric proteins to treat hemophilia. Syntonix Pharmaceuticals, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox P L L C, May 28, 2013: US08449884 (37 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a chimeric protein comprising at least one clotting factor and at least a portion of an immunoglobulin constant region. The invention relates to a method of treating a hemostatic disorder comprising administering a therapeutically effective amount of a chimeric protein where ...

Yi Cui, Song Han, Ghyrn E Loveness: Interconnected hollow nanostructures containing high capacity active materials for use in rechargeable batteries. Amprius, Weaver Austin Villeneuve & Sampson, May 28, 2013: US08450012 (37 worldwide citation)

Provided are electrode layers for use in rechargeable batteries, such as lithium ion batteries, and related fabrication techniques. These electrode layers have interconnected hollow nanostructures that contain high capacity electrochemically active materials, such as silicon, tin, and germanium. In ...

Daren P Tatler, Daniel A Podhajny: Article of footwear incorporating a knitted component with a tongue. NIKE, Plumsea Law Group, May 28, 2013: US08448474 (36 worldwide citation)

Articles of footwear may have an upper that includes a knit element and a tongue. The knit element defines a portion of an exterior surface and an opposite interior surface of the upper, with the interior surface defining a void for receiving a foot. The tongue is formed of unitary knit construction ...

Louis A Campbell, Travis Z Oba, Rafael Pintor: Methods of measuring heart valve annuluses for valve replacement. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, AnneMarie Kaiser, Guy Cumberbatch, May 28, 2013: US08449625 (36 worldwide citation)

A device for measuring an expanded internal orifice of a patient includes an orifice-expanding device, a pressure measuring device, and a size-measuring device. The size-measuring device measures a dimension of the orifice after it has been expanded by the orifice-expanding device.

Steve Newman, Sam Schillace, Claudia Carpenter: Real-time document sharing and editing. Google, Wolff & Samson PC, May 28, 2013: US08453052 (36 worldwide citation)

Methods, systems and apparatus, including computer program products, for real-time document sharing and editing. In one aspect, a method includes comparing a first user's and a second user's changes to a document, the document being edited by the first user and the second user concurrently; and noti ...

David J Perreault, Alexander S Jurkov: Radio-frequency (RF) amplifier circuits and related techniques. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Daly Crowley Mofford & Durkee, May 28, 2013: US08451053 (35 worldwide citation)

A power combining and outphasing system and related techniques for simultaneously providing both wide-bandwidth linear amplification and high average efficiency is described. Providing linear amplification encompasses the ability to dynamically control an RF output power level over a wide range whil ...

Shawn Moaddeb, Samuel Shaolian, Emanuel Shaoulian, Jay A Lenker: Adjustable prosthetic valve implant. MiCardia Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 28, 2013: US08449604 (35 worldwide citation)

A prosthetic implant for treating a diseased aortic valve is described. The prosthetic implant includes a substantially tubular body configured to be positioned in an aorta of a patient, at or near the patient's aortic valve. The body includes a lumen extending through the body from a proximal end t ...

Jon C R Bennett: Method and system for storage of data in non-volatile media. Violin Memory, Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, May 28, 2013: US08452929 (35 worldwide citation)

A system and method for managing the storage of data in non-volatile memory is described. In an aspect, the data may be described by metadata and a transaction log file that are checkpointed from a volatile memory into the non-volatile memory. Actions that take place between the last checkpointing o ...

Imran A Chaudhrl, John O Louch, Gregory N Christle, Eric Steven Peyton, Kevin Tiene, Scott Forstall: Preview and installation of user interface elements in a display environment. Apple, Fish & Richardson P C, May 28, 2013: US08453065 (35 worldwide citation)

Methods, apparatus, and computer program products are provided including a method for displaying a user interface element in a display environment. The method includes receiving a selection of a user interface element to be displayed in a display environment, and selectively displaying the user inte ...

Michael R Kennewick, Catherine Cheung, Larry Baldwin, Ari Salomon, Michael Tjalve, Sheetal Guttigoli, Lynn Armstrong, Philippe DiChristo, Bernie Zimmerman, Sam Menaker: System and method for providing advertisements in an integrated voice navigation services environment. VoiceBox Technologies, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, May 28, 2013: US08452598 (34 worldwide citation)

The system and method described herein may provide advertisements in an integrated voice navigation services environment. In particular, one or more advertisements may be identified based on affinities among a current location associated with a navigation device and shared knowledge and information ...