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Bran Ferren, W Daniel Hillis, Roderick A Hyde, Muriel Y Ishikawa, Edward K Y Jung, Eric C Leuthardt, Nathan P Myhrvold, Elizabeth A Sweeney, Clarence T Tegreene, Lowell L Wood Jr, Victoria Y H Wood: Lumen-traveling device. Invention Science Fund I, Suiter Swantz pc llo, December 28, 2010: US07857767 (39 worldwide citation)

Lumen-traveling devices and associated methods and systems are described. Lumen-traveling devices capable of traveling within a body lumen may include a propelling mechanism to produce movement of the lumen-traveling device within the lumen, as well as additional components such as a sensor, an acti ...


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Edward S Boyden, Roderick A Hyde, Muriel Y Ishikawa, Eric C Leuthardt, Nathan P Myhrvold, Dennis J Rivet, Michael A Smith, Clarence T Tegreene, Thomas A Weaver, Charles Whitmer, Lowell L Wood Jr, Victoria Y H Wood: Maneuverable surgical stapler. The Invention Science Fund I, November 2, 2010: US07823761 (35 worldwide citation)

Embodiments include a surgical device and a method. An embodiment of the surgical instrument includes at least one grasping jaw, the at least one grasping jaw being adapted to deliver surgical staples by a force generated from a force generator mechanism that is contained within the at least one gra ...


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Edward S Boyden, Roderick A Hyde, Muriel Y Ishikawa, Eric C Leuthardt, Nathan P Myhrvold, Dennis J Rivet, Michael A Smith, Clarence T Tegreene, Thomas A Weaver, Charles Whitmer, Lowell L Wood Jr, Victoria Y H Wood: Sensing surgical fastener. The Invention Science Fund I, July 12, 2011: US07975894 (34 worldwide citation)

Embodiments include a surgical device and a method. An embodiment of the surgical instrument includes at least one grasping jaw, the at least one grasping jaw being adapted to deliver surgical fasteners by a force generated from a force generator mechanism that is contained within the at least one g ...


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Edward S Boyden, Roderick A Hyde, Muriel Y Ishikawa, Eric C Leuthardt, Nathan P Myhrvold, Dennis J Rivet, Michael A Smith, Clarence T Tegreene, Thomas A Weaver, Charles Whitmer, Lowell L Wood Jr, Victoria Y H Wood: Surgical stapling instrument with chemical sealant. The Invention Science Fund I, September 21, 2010: US07798385 (34 worldwide citation)

Embodiments include a surgical device and a method. An embodiment of the surgical instrument includes at least one grasping jaw, the at least one grasping jaw being adapted to deliver surgical staples by a force generated from a force generator mechanism that is contained within the at least one gra ...


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Edward S Boyden, Roderick A Hyde, Muriel Y Ishikawa, Eric C Leuthardt, Nathan P Myhrvold, Dennis J Rivet, Michael A Smith, Clarence T Tegreene, Thomas A Weaver, Charles Whitmer, Lowell L Wood Jr, Victoria Y H Wood: Surgical fastening device with cutter. The Invention Science Fund I, April 12, 2011: US07922064 (33 worldwide citation)

Embodiments include a surgical device and a method. An embodiment of the surgical fastening device includes at least one grasping jaw, the at least one grasping jaw being adapted to deliver surgical fasteners by a force generated from a force generator mechanism that is contained within the at least ...


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Leroy E Hood, Muriel Y Ishikawa, Edward K Y Jung, Robert Langer, Clarence T Tegreene, Lowell L Wood Jr, Victoria Y H Wood: Method and system for control of osmotic pump device. Searete, Suiter Swantz pc llo, April 20, 2010: US07699834 (27 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of a system including a remotely controlled osmotic pump device and associated controller are described. Methods of use and control of the device are also disclosed. According to some embodiments, an osmotic pump device is placed in an environment in order to pump a material into the env ...


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Edward S Boyden, Glenn B Foster, Roderick A Hyde, Muriel Y Ishikawa, Edward K Y Jung, Eric C Leuthardt, Robert W Lord, Nathan P Myhrvold, Dennis J Rivet, Michael A Smith, Clarence T Tegreene, Thomas A Weaver, Charles Whitmer, Lowell L Wood Jr, Victoria Y H Wood: Aspects of compton scattered X-ray visualization, imaging, or information providing. October 18, 2011: US08041006 (26 worldwide citation)

One aspect relates to visualizing, imaging, or providing information at least partially through at least some matter of an at least a portion of an individual, based at least in part on Compton scattering to at least partially form scattered X-rays, the Compton scattering occurring primarily in the ...


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Ralph G Dacey Jr, Gregory J Della Rocca, Colin P Derdeyn, Joshua L Dowling, Eleanor V Goodall, Roderick A Hyde, Muriel Y Ishikawa, Jordin T Kare, Eric C Leuthardt, Nathan P Myhrvold, Michael A Smith, Lowell L Wood Jr, Victoria Y H Wood, Gregory J Zipfel: Method for magnetic modulation of neural conduction. April 24, 2012: US08165668 (23 worldwide citation)

Methods and related systems for modulating neural activity by repetitively blocking conduction in peripheral neural structures with magnetic stimuli are disclosed. Methods and systems for reversing effects of blocking stimuli and/or for producing substantially permanent conduction block are also dis ...


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Leroy E Hood, Muriel Y Ishikawa, Edward K Y Jung, Robert Langer, Clarence T Tegreene, Lowell L Wood Jr, Victoria Y H Wood: Remotely controlled substance delivery device. The Invention Science Fund I, May 17, 2011: US07942867 (23 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of a system including a remotely controlled substance delivery device and associated controller are described. Methods of use and control of the device are also disclosed. According to some embodiments, a delivery device or related device may be placed in an environment in order to pump ...


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Roderick A Hyde, Muriel Y Ishikawa, Jordin T Kare, Thomas J Nugent Jr, Clarence T Tegreene, Charles Whitmer, Lowell L Wood Jr, Victoria Y H Wood: Promotional correlation with selective vehicle modes. THE INVENTION SCIENCE FUND I, September 1, 2015: US09123049 (23 worldwide citation)

Exemplary methods, systems and components enable selective control of an operational mode for a vehicle that is subject to an administrative standard. In some instances a qualified person or entity may attain a possible consequential result related to a user-selected vehicle operation mode that may ...