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BIOLOGICAL INFORMATION MONITORING SYSTEM. May 23, 2019: US20190150844-A1

There is provided a biological information monitoring system for monitoring a biological information on a subject on a bed. The system includes a plurality of load detectors which are to be placed in the bed or under legs of the bed, and which are configured to detect a load of the subject; a load s ...


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Methyl- and Trifluromethyl-Substituted Pyrrolopyridine Modulators of RORC2 and Methods of Use Thereof. Pfizer, May 23, 2019: US20190150401-A1

The present invention provides methyl- and trifluoromethyl-substituted pyrrolopyridines, pharmaceutical compositions thereof, methods of modulating RORĪ³ activity and/or reducing the amount of IL-17 in a subject, and methods of treating various medical disorders using such pyrrolopyridines and pharma ...


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Antioxidant Producing Bacterium and Uses Thereof. University of Ottawa, May 23, 2019: US20190150494-A1

Bacterial strains are provided that can be isolated from the microflora of lowbush blueberry (Vaccinium angustifolium), and that are capable of increasing the antioxidant content of their growth medium. The bacteria can be used, for example, to increase the antioxidant content of various foodstuffs, ...


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METHODS FOR DISCRIMINATING BETWEEN HIV-1 AND LENTIVIRAL VECTORS. May 23, 2019: US20190153551-A1

The present disclosure provides compositions (i.e., amplification primers and probes), methods, and kits that are particularly useful for detecting and/or quantifying nucleic acids present in a sample, such as those derived from HIV or a lentiviral vector.


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METHODS FOR HYBRID CORN SEED PRODUCTION AND COMPOSITIONS PRODUCED THEREFROM. May 23, 2019: US20190150383-A1

A method for plant breeding by identifying, balancing, and combining multiple traits is provided. The method enhances the profitability of a hybrid corn seed production system by providing traits having high impact on decreasing cost of production on female parent and traits having low impact on dec ...


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CHAIR BACK TILT MECHANISM. May 23, 2019: US20190150620-A1

A chair can include a chair back, or backrest, that is coupled to a base of a chair above a seat of the chair. A tilt mechanism can attach the backrest to the base at spaced apart locations. In some embodiments, the tilt mechanism can be configured so that the backrest rotates about multiple pivots ...


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TREATMENT TOOL. Olympus Corporation, May 23, 2019: US20190150969-A1

A treatment tool comprises a housing and a rotary element configured to be attached to the housing so as to define the treatment tool for treating an examinee. The rotary element is defined by an elongated member being rotatable about a rotational axis with respect to the housing. A rotary member is ...


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AUTOMATIC FIRE EXTINGUISHER SYSTEM HAVING A SAFETY ASSEMBLY. May 23, 2019: US20190151692-A1

A safety assembly provided with an automatic fire extinguisher system includes an engagement member, a blocking member, and an extension member. The engagement member is slidably received within an outlet port of a valve housing. A blocking member having a first blocking member portion and a second ...


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METHOD FOR PREPARING INDUSTRIAL GRADE LITHIUM CARBONATE FROM CRUDE LITHIUM FLUORIDE AND LITHIUM CARBONATE PRODUCT. May 23, 2019: US20190152793-A1

A method for preparing industrial grade lithium carbonate from crude lithium fluoride includes the following steps: a, pulping by stirring crude lithium fluoride into a pulp, and adding an acid to prepare a crude lithium fluoride pulp-like material; b, double decomposition by adding the lithium fluo ...


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Closure and Lid and Method of Forming Closure and Lid. May 23, 2019: US20190152661-A1

An example lid assembly can include a lid and a slider. The lid can include a wall defining a recess. The slider can be configured to slide in the recess and can be configured to move between a closed position where the slider covers the opening to aid in preventing spilling of contents of the conta ...