Banks William W, Eckstine Dennis W, Fleagle Jon E, Bonesteel Oliver P, Eyler Francis R: Anti-two block device using non-contact measuring and detecting devices. Grove Us, June 9, 1999: EP0921089-A2 (1 worldwide citation)

In the anti-two block device, a non-contact measuring device (10) detects in one form or another the distance between a boom nose (60) and a load-bearing member (40) supported thereby. If the distance detected is less than a predetermined threshold value, the device (10) triggers a warning or other ...


Earl Harold Adrian, Banks William Barton: Cellulosic composite materials. Nat Res Dev, January 17, 1990: GB2220669-A (1 worldwide citation)

Composite cellulosic materials having improved strength and water resistance properties are produced from substrates which have been treated with a solution of a polyfunctional isocyanate. Process is preferably employed in the production of chipboard and fibreboard. The preferred reagents are soluti ...

Banks William L: Improvements in or relating to derricks for ships. Testing Associates, October 6, 1971: GB1248410-A (1 worldwide citation)

1,248,410. Ships' derricks. TESTING ASSOCIATES Inc. 19 Dec., 1968, No. 60523/68. Heading B8B. A derrick for a ship includes a hollow mast 10 and a fixed housing 11 with sides 11A, 11B carrying a pair of topping lift arms 20, 21 independently rotatable on supports 32 to which they are pivoted on supp ...

Every Richard Los, Banks William Patrick: Electrodes for determining the susceptibility of a metal to attack by a corrosive electrolyte. Continental Oil Co, June 7, 1967: GB1071070-A (1 worldwide citation)

A corrosion-resistant electrode is made by treating platinum in a fused bath of an oxidizing salt of potassium e.g. KNO3 or KClO3 whereby a coating of platinum oxide is formed thereon. The platinum body may be pre-coated with Pt black, and then immersed in fused KNO3 at 400 DEG C. for up to 12 or 24 ...


Kumar Vijaya B, Banks William A, Morley John E: Compositions and methods for enhancing cognitive function. Saint Louis University, Kumar Vijaya B, Banks William A, Morley John E, BENNETT Dennis, May 24, 2007: WO/2007/059435 (1 worldwide citation)

The present application provides methods and compositions for improving cognitive function and enhancing mental performance in subjects, including those suffering from memory deficiencies, by regulating the activity of beta amyloid (A&bgr;) in the brain of such subjects.

Darling Thomas, Kumar Vijaya B, Banks William A, Farr Susan: Antisense modulation of amyloid beta protein expression. Edunn Biotechonology, Darling Thomas, Kumar Vijaya B, Banks William A, Farr Susan, BENNETT Dennis A, August 27, 2009: WO/2009/105572 (1 worldwide citation)

Antisense nucleic acids, compositions and methods are provided for modulating the expression of an amyloid beta protein (AβP) portion of the amyloid precursor protein (APP) coding sequence. The compositions comprise antisense antisense nucleic acids targeted to nucleic acids encoding amyloid precurs ...


Groswith Charles T Iii, Banks William A, Duval Eugene F, Gray Roger M, Heistand Raymond D Ii, Kockler Barry C, Shannon Warren K, Smith Robert E, Usitalo William J: Flat bed daisy wheel hot debossing stamper. Taurus Impressions, March 27, 1996: EP0702628-A1

A hot debossing stamper for a report or book cover workpiece includes a print engine having a logo die forcer. In printing with a logo die, the logo die is mounted in a die holder and a loader-unloader tool articulates the holder and mounted die into the print engine under the logo die forcer. The d ...