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Alessandro Chiolini, Roberto Chiolini: Composition for electronic cigarettes. DKS AROMATIC S R L, March 21, 2017: US09596881 (15 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a new vegetable-based composition for liquid to be vaporized in electronic cigarettes, comprising water and propylene glycol of vegetable origin and/or glycerol and/or nicotine and/or natural flavors.


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AmirAli Talasaz: Systems and methods to detect rare mutations and copy number variation. Guardant Health, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, March 21, 2017: US09598731 (13 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure provides a system and method for the detection of rare mutations and copy number variations in cell free polynucleotides. Generally, the systems and methods comprise sample preparation, or the extraction and isolation of cell free polynucleotide sequences from a bodily fluid; ...


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GRIFFIN JASON TYLER, HAMILTON ALISTAIR ROBERT, PASQUERO JEROME: PROCEDE ET APPAREIL A ECRAN TACTILE AVEC INDICES VISUELS, METHOD AND DEVICE HAVING TOUCHSCREEN KEYBOARD WITH VISUAL CUES. Research In Motion, BLACKBERRY, BORDEN LADNER GERVAIS, March 21, 2017: CA2812457 (13 worldwide citation)

A method for providing visual cues rendered on a display is provided. The method comprises: detecting a touch input associated with a user interface element rendered on the display; determining an input direction of the touch input; and displaying on the display a visual cue associated with the user ...


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Ashvani K Madan, Donna L Korvick, Aron O Zingman, John W Willis, Kevin L Houser, Gavin M Monson, Kevin D Felder, Michael J Stokes, Sora Rhee, Timothy G Dietz, Jeffrey L Aldridge: Sterile medical instrument charging device. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Frost Brown Todd, March 21, 2017: US09597143 (13 worldwide citation)

A system includes a medical device and a charging device. A sterile barrier may be interposed between the medical device and the charging device. The medical device includes an integral power source and an active element. The charging device is configured to charge the integral power source. The cha ...


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Tracey M Bernath: System and method for accelerating network applications using an enhanced network interface and massively parallel distributed processing. Marin Patents, Gustavo Marin, March 21, 2017: US09602437 (12 worldwide citation)

A system comprises a network interface to receive a stream of packets from a network, insert each of the packets into a buffer in memory of a graphics processing unit using direct memory access, assign each of the packets an index representing an offset indicating a location in the memory of the gra ...


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Zhijun Zhao, Roseann Alatorre: Method of forming a component having wire bonds and a stiffening layer. Invensas Corporation, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, March 21, 2017: US09601454 (11 worldwide citation)

Microelectronic components and methods forming such microelectronic components are disclosed herein. The microelectronic components may include a plurality of electrically conductive vias in the form of wire bonds extending from a bonding surface of a substrate, such as surfaces of electrically cond ...


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Jon Henri, Dennis M Hausmann, Seshasayee Varadarajan, Bhadri N Varadarajan: Method for encapsulating a chalcogenide material. Lam Research Corporation, Weaver Austin Villeneuve & Sampson, March 21, 2017: US09601693 (10 worldwide citation)

Methods of depositing silicon nitride encapsulation layers by atomic layer deposition over memory devices including chalcogenide material are provided herein. Methods include using iodine-containing silicon precursors and depositing thermally using ammonia or hydrazine as a second reactant, or iodin ...


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Chandan Bhat, Theodore Lowes, Eric Tarsa: Method to form primary optic with variable shapes and/or geometries without a substrate. CREE, Koppel Patrick Heybl & Philpott, March 21, 2017: US09601670 (10 worldwide citation)

A submount-free light emitter package with primary optic and method of fabricating the same are disclosed, these packages and methods comprising a light emitter with an optic. The optic may have a shape, which includes a portion that is wider at a point further from the light emitter than a point wh ...


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Gabriel Leydon, Francois Orsini, Nikhil Bojja, Shailen Karur: Systems and methods for multi-user multi-lingual communications. Machine Zone, Goodwin Procter, March 21, 2017: US09600473 (10 worldwide citation)

Various embodiments described herein facilitate multi-lingual communications. The systems and methods of some embodiments may enable multi-lingual communications through different modes of communications including, for example, Internet-based chat, e-mail, text-based mobile phone communications, pos ...


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HATTORI KUNIHIRO, KOJIMA TETSUO, SAITO HIROYUKI, MIYAZAKI TARO, SOEDA TETSUHIRO: SUBSTITUTION DES ANTICORPS DE LA FONCTION DU FACTEUR VIII DE COAGULATION SANGUINE, ANTIBODY SUBSTITUTING FOR FUNCTION OF BLOOD COAGULATION FACTOR VIII. CHUGAI SEIYAKU KABUSHIKI KAISHA, CHUGAI SEIYAKU KABUSHIKI KAISHA, GOWLING WLG, March 21, 2017: CA2603264 (10 worldwide citation)

The present inventors produced a variety of bispecific antibodies that specifically bind to both F. IX/F. IXa and F. X, and functionally substitute for F. VIIIa, i.e., have a cofactor function to promote F. X activation via F. IXa. Among these antibodies, the antibody A44/B26 reduced coagulation tim ...