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Brian Thomas
Brian H Thomas, Oludele O Popoola, Joseph R Vargas, Steven Seelman, Jeffrey P Anderson: Pyrolytic carbon implants with porous fixation component and methods of making the same. Zimmer, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, November 24, 2015: US09192476 (3 worldwide citation)

An orthopedic implant including an articulation portion having a pyrolytic carbon bearing surface and a porous bone on- or in-growth structure, and methods of making the same.


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Danyel, Ernie Aranyi, Richard Simpson: Surgical stapling apparatus. Covidien, November 24, 2015: US09192380 (104 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapling apparatus is provided including a cartridge assembly defining a tissue contacting surface; an anvil assembly defining a tissue contacting surface; and a surgical buttress releasably secured to at least one of the tissue contacting surface of the cartridge assembly and the tissue ...


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Michael J Bettuchi: Recessed groove for better suture retention. Covidien, November 24, 2015: US09192384 (96 worldwide citation)

An end effector for use with a surgical stapler. The end effector comprising a staple cartridge having a tissue contacting surface having at least one recessed groove defined therein and an anvil plate having a tissue contacting surface having at least one recessed groove defined therein. A surgical ...


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Peter J Pupalaikis: Method for de-embedding in network analysis. Teledyne LeCroy, Gordon Kessler, November 24, 2015: US09194930 (67 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for de-embedding fixtures and/or probes from measurements of devices where probes and fixtures are connected between the ports of a network analysis instrument and a device-under-test.


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David Tse Zhou Lu, Calvin Karl Johnson, Renaud Roland Hubert: Unlock and authentication for autonomous vehicles. Google, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, November 24, 2015: US09194168 (57 worldwide citation)

In one aspect, a vehicle's computing device may receive information identifying a client computing device, a pickup location, and an encryption key. When the vehicle is within a given distance of the pickup location, the computing device uses the encryption key to authenticate the client computing d ...


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Richard Walsh, Christopher Amidon, Alfredo Issa: System and method for classification of communication sessions in a social network. Qurio Holdings, Withrow & Terranova PLLC, November 24, 2015: US09195996 (42 worldwide citation)

A system and method for generating a profile of communication sessions involves generating ratings for a selected set of messages and metadata associated with content items that are shared by social network users participating in a communication session. Ratings may be based on keyword scores which ...


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Ming Chang Lee, Chih Kuo Tseng: Carrier channel with element concentration gradient distribution and fabrication method thereof. NATIONAL TSING HUA UNIVERSITY, CKC & Partners, November 24, 2015: US09196483 (40 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure provides a carrier channel with an element concentration gradient distribution. The carrier channel includes a substrate and a carrier channel structure. The carrier channel structure is stacked on the substrate, wherein a ratio of a height and a width of the carrier channel i ...


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Harnish Goradia, Osman Abdoul Ismael, Noah M Johnson, Adrian Mettler, Ashar Aziz: User interface with real-time visual playback along with synchronous textual analysis log display and event/time index for anomalous behavior detection in applications. FireEye, Rutan & Tucker, William W Schaal, November 24, 2015: US09195829 (37 worldwide citation)

According to one embodiment, a method comprises conducting an analysis for anomalous behavior on application software and generating a video of a display output produced by the application software. The video is to be displayed on an electronic device contemporaneously with display of one or more ev ...


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Dietmar Saur, Michael Andreas Grunwald: Tool attachment. Robert Bosch, Kenyon & Kenyon, November 24, 2015: US09193045 (35 worldwide citation)

A tool attachment for mounting on a hand-held machine tool provided with a tool holder, the tool attachment having an output shaft and a base body at whose outer circumference a locking sleeve is disposed in a manner allowing it to rotate to release at least one assigned locking element; at the oute ...


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Valery G Telfort, Dimitar Dimitrov, Mark Wylie: Acoustic respiratory monitoring sensor with probe-off detection. MASIMO CORPORATION, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 24, 2015: US09192351 (35 worldwide citation)

An acoustic sensor configured to non-invasively detect acoustic vibrations associated with a medical patient. The acoustic vibrations are indicative of one or more physiological parameters of the medical patient. The acoustic sensor can include a sensor support and at least one sound sensing membran ...