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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Samuel S Adams, Robert R Friedlander, James R Kraemer, Jeb R Linton: Context-based security screening for accessing data. International Business Machines Corporation, John R Pivnichny, Law Office of Jim Boice, January 6, 2015: US08931109 (1 worldwide citation)

A processor-implemented method, system, and/or computer program product securely accesses a specific data store. A non-contextual data object is associated with a context object to define a first synthetic context-based object. The non-contextual data object ambiguously describes multiple types of p ...


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Jean-luc Dubois
Jean Luc Dubois: Process for synthesizing omega-functionalized acids from fatty acids or fatty esters. Arkema France, Smith Gambrell & Russell, January 6, 2015: US08927746

The subject matter of the invention is a process for synthesizing ω-functionalized acids of formula R—(CH2)n—COOH in which R is COOH or NH2CH2, from a feedstock of natural origin containing hydroxylated fatty acids.


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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert R Friedlander, James R Kraemer, Justyna M Nowak, Elizabeth V Woodward: Preventing cascade failures in computer systems. International Business Machines Corporation, John R Pivnichny, Law Office of Jim Boice, January 6, 2015: US08930743

A computer hardware-implemented method, system, and/or computer program product prevents a cascading failure in a complex stream computer system causing an untrustworthy output from the complex stream computer system. Multiple upstream subcomponents in a complex stream computer system generate multi ...


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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert R Friedlander, Richard Hennessy, James R Kraemer: Patient cohort matching. International Business Machines Corporation, John R Pivnichny, Law Office of Jim Boice, January 6, 2015: US08930223

A computer hardware-implemented method, system, and/or computer program product matches a current patient to a specific patient readmission cohort. The specific patient readmission cohort, made up of patients having a shared attribute, has a historical likelihood of hospital readmission within a pre ...


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Jack Hao
Jack Jianxiu Hao, Yuhui Qian, Jian Huang, Gaurav Mehta: Program handoff between devices and program network offloading. Verizon Patent and Licensing, January 6, 2015: US08931016

Methods, devices, and non-transitory storage mediums provide a program handoff between user devices. The program handoff permits a user to select a user device with which to resume a playing of the program. The program handoff also permits a user to set a reminder for playing the program. Methods, d ...


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Brian Thomas
Brian H Thomas, Donald L Yakimicki, Oludele O Popoola, Michael Wallick: Modified polymeric materials and methods of modifying polymeric materials. Zimmer, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, January 6, 2015: US08927616

Methods of forming polymeric articles using plasma treated polymer resins, and orthopedic implants comprising a polymeric article wherein the polymeric article has reactive groups bonded to polymer molecules in an interior region of the polymeric article.


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Rebecca J Mollere, Charles J Scheib, Chad P Boudreaux, Michael J Vendely, Aron O Zingman, Jeffrey S Swayze, Barry C Worrell, Janna B Volz, John C Schuckmann, Megan A O Connor: Surgical instruments with articulatable and rotatable end effector. Ethicon Endo Surgery, January 6, 2015: US08926598 (130 worldwide citation)

Hand-held surgical instruments that have and end effector attached to an elongate shaft are disclosed. The end effector is articulatable and rotatable relative to the shaft by a nozzle arrangement supported by a handle from which the elongate shaft extends. In various embodiments, the nozzle is oper ...


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Christopher J Hess, William B Weisenburgh II, Carl J Shurtleff: End effectors for surgical stapling instruments. Ethicon Endo Surgery, January 6, 2015: US08925788 (129 worldwide citation)

An end effector includes an anvil and a staple cartridge. The staple cartridge includes a first deck surface, a second deck surface, a plurality of first staple cavities arranged in a first row extending along the first deck surface, a plurality of second staple cavities arranged in a second row ext ...


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Frederick E Shelton IV: Implantable fastener cartridge comprising multiple layers. Ethicon Endo Surgery, January 6, 2015: US08925782 (97 worldwide citation)

A fastener cartridge can comprise a compressible, collapsible, and/or crushable cartridge body and fasteners embedded within the cartridge body which can be utilized to fasten tissue. In use, the fastener cartridge can be positioned in a first jaw of a surgical fastening device, wherein the first ja ...


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James Kosecki, Aldo Mario Caballero: Data collection system having EIR terminal interface node. Hand Held Products, Additon Higgins & Pendleton P A, January 6, 2015: US08925818 (87 worldwide citation)

A network accessible node that facilitates management of a fleet of portable communication devices (EIR terminal), including portable data terminals and/or barcode readers, by directing performance of software upgrade and/or configuration update actions by one or more members of the fleet of EIR ter ...



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