Brett B Stewart, James Thompson: Geographic based communications service. Wayport, Jeffrey C Hood, Conley Rose & Tayon PC, July 10, 2001: US06259405 (512 worldwide citation)

A geographic based communications service system that includes a network and a plurality of access points connected to the network and arranged at known locations in a geographic region. One or more service providers or information providers may be connected to the network to provide services or inf ...

Brian James Thompson, Mark S Ortiz: Applier for fastener for single lumen access anastomosis. Ethicon Endo Surgery, January 18, 2011: US07871418 (242 worldwide citation)

An applier for an anastomosis ring device. The applier has an elongate implement portion and a handle connected to the implement portion. The applier further includes a distal actuating member having catch means which, in a lock position, protrudes radially outward to engage a distal ring. The appli ...

Brett B Stewart, James Thompson, Kathleen E McClelland: Distributed network communication system which enables multiple network providers to use a common distributed network infrastructure. Wayport, Jeffrey C Hood, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, May 4, 2004: US06732176 (176 worldwide citation)

A system and method for providing access and/or roaming features on a network system. The network system includes a plurality of wireless and/or wired access points coupled to a network. A portable computing device (PCD) of a user may store identification information which uniquely indicates a netwo ...

Brett B Stewart, James Thompson: Network communication service with an improved subscriber model using digital certificates. Wayport, Jeffrey C Hood, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, May 27, 2003: US06571221 (119 worldwide citation)

A network communication service with an improved subscriber model. In one embodiment, a mobile user (MU), also referred to as a subscriber, may access the network service through a portable computing device (PCD) using a wireless (or wired) network interface card. Access points (APs) for the network ...

James Thompson: RNA polymerase III-based expression of therapeutic RNAs. Ribozyme Pharmaceuticals, Lyon & Lyon, May 11, 1999: US05902880 (108 worldwide citation)

A transcribed non-naturally occuring RNA molecule comprising a desired RNA molecule, wherein the 3' region of the RNA is able to base-pair with at least 8 bases at the 5' terminus of the same RNA molecule.

Dilip N Shah, James Thompson Beals, John Joseph Marcin Jr, Stephen Douglas Murray: Cores for use in precision investment casting. United Technologies Corporation, McCormick Paulding & Huber, October 28, 2003: US06637500 (87 worldwide citation)

Concepts for fabricating improved cores for investment casting are described. The cores are composite which include refractory metal elements and ceramic elements. The refractory metal elements are provided to enhance the mechanical properties of the core and/or to permit the fabrication of cores ha ...

James Thompson, Joshua Goldenberg: Space-optimized display of multi-column tables with selective text truncation based on a combined text width. Palantir Technologies, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, September 9, 2014: US08832594 (73 worldwide citation)

The display of a multi-column table can be optimized. For example, a container, such as a multi-column table, can have a first container width. The container includes first text, second text, and a divider, such as an icon, whitespace, or text, between the first text and the second text. The first t ...

Philippe Marchand, John Nolting, Darrin J Kent, Tan Q Dinh, Hung P Tran, James Milburn, James Thompson: Braiding mechanism and methods of use. Sequent Medical, O Melveny & Myers, September 11, 2012: US08261648 (66 worldwide citation)

A device and method for forming a tubular braid comprising a plurality of filaments. The braiding machine comprises a disc with a mandrel extending from the center in a perpendicular direction and a plurality of catch mechanisms arranged circumferentially around the edge of the disc. A plurality of ...

James Thompson, Leonid Beigelman, James McSwiggen, Alexander Karpeisky, Laurent Bellon, Mark Reynolds, Michael Zwick, Thale Jarvis, Tod Woolf, Peter Haeberli, Jasenka Matulic Adamic: Nucleic acid molecules with novel chemical compositions capable of modulating gene expression. Sirna Therapeutics, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, January 6, 2004: US06673611 (66 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to novel chemically-modified nucleic acid molecules having specific formulae that exhibit increased resistance to nucleases and increased binding affinity to target nucleic acid molecules. The invention further relates to methods of modulating gene expression using the novel c ...

Jack Grossman, James Thompson: Systems and methods for active column filtering. Palantir Technologies, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, April 14, 2015: US09009171 (49 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are disclosed for active column filtering. In accordance with one implementation, a method is provided for active column filtering. The method includes providing a table having data values arranged in rows and columns, providing a first filter location indicator whose location is ...