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Lee M Middleman, Walter R Pyka, Michael Buhler, Philippe Poncet, Karl Van Dyk, James E Jervis: Device or apparatus for manipulating matter. Raychem Corporation, Sheri M Novack, Herbert G Burkard, January 23, 1996: US05486183 (267 worldwide citation)

The present invention accordingly provides a device or apparatus for manipulating matter in a confined or inaccessible space, comprising manipulator means at least partly constructed of one or more bent or twisted elongate shape memory alloy members having pseudoelasticity at the intended manipulati ...


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Lee M Middleman, Walter R Pyka, Michael Buhler, Philippe Poncet, Karl Van Dyk, James E Jervis, Reza Zadno: Device or apparatus for manipulating matter having a elastic ring clip. Raychem Corporation, Herbert G Burkar, Sheri M Novack, February 11, 1997: US05601572 (228 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a device or apparatus for manipulating matter in a confined or inaccessible space, comprising manipulator means at least partly constructed of one or more bent or twisted elongate metallic members having pseudoelasticity at the intended manipulation temperature, and a ...


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Lee M Middleman, Walter R Pyka, Michael Buhler, Philippe Poncet, Karl Van Dyk, James E Jervis, Reza Zadno: Device or apparatus for manipulating matter. Medtronic, Sheldon & Mak, May 18, 1999: US05904690 (184 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a device or apparatus for manipulating matter in a confined or inaccessible space, comprising manipulator means at least partly constructed of one or more bent or twisted elongate metallic members having pseudoelasticity at the intended manipulation temperature, and a ...


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Lee M Middleman, Walter R Pyka, Michael Buhler, Philippe Poncet, Karl Van Dyk, James E Jervis: Device or apparatus for manipulating matter. Medtronic, December 21, 1999: US06004330 (181 worldwide citation)

The present invention accordingly provides a device or apparatus for manipulating matter in a confined or inaccessible space, comprising manipulator means at least partly constructed of one or more bent or twisted elongate shape memory alloy members having pseudoelasticity at the intended manipulati ...


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Lee M Middleman, Walter R Pyka, Michael Buhler, Philippe Poncet, Karl van Dyk, James E Jervis, Reza Zadno: Device or apparatus for manipulating matter. Medtronic, May 27, 1997: US05632746 (174 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a device or apparatus for manipulating matter in a confined or inaccessible space, comprising manipulator means at least partly constructed of one or more bent or twisted elongate shape memory alloy members having pseudoelasticity at the intended manipulation temperatu ...


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Lee M Middleman, Walter R Pyka, Michael Buhler, Philippe Poncet, Karl van Dyk, James E Jervis, Reza Zadno: Device or apparatus for manipulating matter. Medtronic, Sheldon & Mak, May 12, 1998: US05749879 (156 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a device or apparatus for manipulating matter in a confined or inaccessible space, comprising manipulator means at least partly constructed of one or more bent or twisted elongate metallic members having pseudoelasticity at the intended manipulation temperature, and a ...


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Lee M Middleman, Walter R Pyka, Michael Buhler, Philippe Poncet, Karl Van Dyk, James E Jervis: Device or apparatus for manipulating matter. Medtronic, February 24, 1998: US05720754 (136 worldwide citation)

The present invention accordingly provides a device or apparatus for manipulating matter in a confined or inaccessible space, comprising manipulator means at least partly constructed of one or more bent or twisted elongate shape memory alloy members having pseudoelasticity at the intended manipulati ...


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Lee M Middleman, Walter R Pyka, Michael Buhler, Philippe Poncet, Karl Van Dyk, James E Jervis, Reza Zadno: Device or apparatus for manipulating matter. Medtronic, Sheldon & Mak, October 13, 1998: US05820628 (109 worldwide citation)

A device or apparatus for manipulating matter in a confined or inaccessible space, comprises a manipulator at least partly constructed of one or more bent or twisted elongate metallic members having pseudoelasticity at the intended manipulation temperature, and a hollow housing (preferably of elonga ...


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Lee M Middleman, Walter R Pyka, Michael Buhler, Philippe Poncet, Karl Van Dyk, James E Jervis: Method of manipulating matter in a mammalian body. Medtronic, January 17, 2006: US06986774 (107 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a method of using an apparatus for manipulating matter in a confined or inaccessible space, comprising providing an apparatus having manipulator means at least partly constructed of one or more bent or twisted elongate shape memory alloy members having pseudoelasticity at the ...