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Alon Shalev, Yossi Gross: Stimulation of the sphenopalatine ganglion for treating depression. Brainsgate, Abelman Frayne & Schwab, January 25, 2011: US07877147 (13 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for modifying a property of a brain of a patient is provided, including one or more electrodes (7), adapted to be applied to a site selected from a group of sites consisting of: a sphenopalatine ganglion (SPG) (6) of the patient and a neural tract originating in or leading to the SPG. A co ...


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Yossi Gross, Amir Dagan, Yotam Reisner, Offer Glasberg, Nitai Hanani, Gal Ariav: Enhancing perfusion by contraction. Rainbow Medical, Sughrue Mion PLLC, September 17, 2013: US08538535 (12 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods are described including a mechanical support element that is placed inside a first vein of a subject. At least one electrode disposed on the mechanical support element is placed inside the first vein, in a vicinity of a site upstream of a bifurcation with a second vein of the s ...


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Hadar Better, Gideon Fostick, Ilan Uchitel, Yossi Gross: Implants, tools, and methods for sinus lift and lateral ridge augmentation. Maxillent, Fish & Richardson P C, October 4, 2011: US08029284 (12 worldwide citation)

Apparatus is provided that includes a dental implant having a proximal implant end and a lateral external surface. The implant is shaped so as to define a lumen therethrough having a lateral opening through the lateral external surface. The apparatus further includes an applicator, which is removabl ...


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Daniel H Lange, Avner Halperin, Itzhak Pinhas, Yossi Gross: Techniques for prediction and monitoring of clinical episodes. EarlySense, Rodney J Fuller, Booth Udall Fuller, December 10, 2013: US08603010 (11 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods are provided for measuring a heartbeat of a fetus in a pregnant subject. A motion-related parameter of the pregnant subject is sensed without contacting or viewing the subject or clothes the subject is wearing. The fetal heartbeat is derived from the motion-related parameter, a ...


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Eli Aharoni, Yossi Gross: Double insertion intraocular implant. VisionCare Ophthalmic Technologies, Fish & Richardson P C, April 5, 2011: US07918886 (10 worldwide citation)

An intraocular telescopic lens assembly including a negative lens having a negative lens optical axis, a positive lens having a positive lens optical axis and a spacer disposed intermediate the negative lens and the positive lens, the spacer being operative to maintain mutual orientation of the nega ...


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Yossi Gross, Oz Cabiri: External drug pump. MEDIMOP Medical Projects, Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel, October 10, 2017: US09782545 (9 worldwide citation)

Apparatus is described for administering a substance to a subject. A vial contains the substance and a stopper is disposed within the vial and is slidably coupled to the vial. A first threaded element is (a) rotatable with respect to the vial and (b) substantially immobile proximally with respect to ...


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Avner Halperin, Itzhak Pinhas, Yossi Gross: Prediction and monitoring of clinical episodes. Earlysense, Roach Brown McCarthy & Gruber P C, Kevin D McCarthy, May 20, 2014: US08731646 (9 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods are provided including sensing at least one parameter of a subject while the subject sleeps. The parameter is analyzed, and a condition of the subject is determined at least in part responsively to the analysis. The subject is alerted to the condition only after the subject awa ...


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Yossi Gross, Jacob Benarie, Radwan Khawaled, Ruth Alon: GI and pancreatic device for treating obesity and diabetes. Betastim, RatnerPrestia, January 10, 2012: US08095218 (9 worldwide citation)

A method is provided, including placing first and second electrodes (90) at respective first and second sites of a duodenum (40) of a subject, and activating the electrodes (90) to increase a blood insulin level of the subject. Other embodiments are also described.


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Hadar Better, Gideon Fostick, Ilan Uchitel, Yossi Gross: Implants, tools, and methods for sinus lift and bone augmentation. Maxillent, Fish & Richardson P C, March 5, 2013: US08388343 (9 worldwide citation)

A minimally-invasive sinus lift implant and implantation methods are disclosed. An implant apparatus may included an anchor having a distal implant end and an opposite proximal end. The implant apparatus may further include a channel extending though a portion of the anchor and having an outlet open ...


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Yossi Gross, Amir Dagan, Yotam Reisner, Offer Glasberg, Nitai Hanani, Gal Ariav: Thoracic aorta and vagus nerve stimulation. Enopace Biomedical, Edwards Wildman Palmer, Barry Kramer, Lisa Swiszcz, January 7, 2014: US08626299 (8 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods are provided, including an electrode that is placed in contact with an artery of a subject. A control unit drives the electrode to perform a function with respect to the artery, the function selected from the group consisting of: driving a current into the artery, and sensing a ...