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Makoto Asano, Toshimasa Kuroda, Shinji Owaki, Kinya Kumazawa, Hiroshi Tabata, Susumu Shimizu, Akio Sakihara: Fiber having optical interference function and use thereof. Teijin, Nissan Motor, Tanaka Kikinzoku Kogyo, Sughrue Mion PLLC, August 6, 2002: US06430348 (44 worldwide citation)

A flat optical-interference-functional fiber formed by alternately laminating individually independent layers of polymers having different refractive indices in parallel with the major axis direction of its flat cross section, characterized in that (a) the ratio (SP ratio) of the solubility paramete ...


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Makoto Asano: Reclining mechanism for vehicle seat. Araco Kabushiki Kaisha, Reed Smith Hazel & Thomas, May 21, 2002: US06390557 (34 worldwide citation)

A reclining mechanism for a vehicle seat composed of a first arm member for attachment to a frame structure of a seat cushion or a back rest of the vehicle seat; a second arm member for attachment to a frame structure of the other of the back rest or the seat cushion, the second arm member being con ...


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Makoto Asano, Ayako Yukita, Mitsuya Hanatani, Tomoe Matsumoto, Masaji Okamoto, Hideo Suzuki: Peptides and monoclonal antibodies. Toagosei, Fish & Richardson P C, February 15, 2000: US06024955 (27 worldwide citation)

A peptide corresponding to a portion of human vascular permeability factor (VPF) and a VPF monoclonal antibody recognizing the peptide are provided. The peptide of the invention is useful as an antigen for preparing a monoclonal antibody against VPF and as a reagent for biochemical analysis. The mon ...


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Makoto Asano: Reclining mechanism for vehicle seat. Araco Kabushiki Kaisha, Reed Smith Hazel & Thomas, August 15, 2000: US06102480 (26 worldwide citation)

A reclining mechanism for a vehicle seat, which is composed of a first arm member for attachment to a frame structure of a seat cushion or a back rest of the vehicle seat; a second arm member for attachment to a frame structure of the other of the back rest or the seat cushion, the second arm member ...


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Makoto Asano, Kiyoharu Hasegawa, Yukio Tamura, Yoshihiro Oono: Process for producing microcapsules and microcapsule slurry. Mitsui Toatsu Chemicals Incorporated, Fisher Christen & Sabol, March 4, 1986: US04574110 (24 worldwide citation)

When obtaining microcapsules by covering a hydrophobic material with an aminoaldehyde polycondensation product as a wall-forming material in an acidic aqueous medium containing an anionic water-soluble polymer, a microcapsule slurry having a high solid content and low viscosity can be obtained by us ...


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Masabumi Shibuya, Masaji Okamoto, Mikio Niwa, Tomoe Matsumoto, Makoto Asano, Tosiaki Segawa: VEGF-binding polypeptide. Toa Gosei, Fish & Richardson P C, August 7, 2001: US06270993 (23 worldwide citation)

An object of the present invention is to provide a low molecular weight VEGF inhibitor that can be utilized to treat diseases accompanying neovascularization, such as solid tumors. It was found that a polypeptide containing immunoglobulin-like domain 1 and immunoglobulin-like domain 2 but neither im ...


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Shigeharu Nakai, Masanori Oyabu, Hisaaki Kato, Makoto Asano, Hideyuki Yamanaka, Yasuji Onuki: Side air bag-carrying seat structure. Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha, Araco Kabushiki Kaisha, Bridgestone Corporation, Pillsbury Madison & Sutro, December 21, 1999: US06003939 (21 worldwide citation)

In a seat structure having a side air bag device, a longitudinal groove (36) is formed in a seat back pad (14) along the longitudinal direction of the seat back pad, and an insert wire (40) which holds a seat outer cover, is embedded in the longitudinal groove (36). Bent portions (44) are formed in ...


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Makoto Asano, Toshimasa Kuroda, Susumu Shimizu, Akio Sakihara, Kinya Kumazawa, Hiroshi Tabata: Fiber structure and textile using same. Nissan Motor, Tanaka Kikinzoku Kogyo, Teijin, Foley & Lardner, December 4, 2001: US06326094 (19 worldwide citation)

A fiber structure includes alternate lamination including a predetermined number of a first portion having a refractive index na and a thickness da, and a second portion adjacent to the first portion and having a refractive index nb and a thickness db, wherein when the refractive index na is given b ...


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Makoto Asano, Iwao Chiba, Masumi Iemura: Temperature control indicator unit. Mitsui Toatsu Chemicals, Fisher Christen & Sabol, March 8, 1988: US04729671 (19 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to a temperature control indicator unit comprising a substrate having supported thereon (a) microcapsules enclosing a hydrophobic organic compound possessing an arbitrarily selected melting point, (b) a methine dye and (c) an oxidizing material. More particularly, a unit made ...


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Ronald W J J Saeijs, Makoto Asano: Method and apparatus for recording digital information signals in which, in order to preserve timing, each packet is checked for the presence of program clock reference signal. U S Philips Corporation, Edward W Goodman, September 19, 2000: US06122123 (17 worldwide citation)

A program is selected from a plurality of programs in an MPEG transport stream for recording on a record carrier. The presence of a program clock reference (PCR) value in a packet in the stream is detected. The packet identifier for the packet is retrieved and stored. Clock reference signals of subs ...