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Karl H Kraus, George E Chu, Brian J Rollins, Harold M Wotton III, Danielle L Luongo, Donald M Kallio Jr, Bryan E Cotton, David P Brooks II: External fixator system. Tufts University, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Hamilton Brook Smith & Reynolds P C, May 5, 1998: US05746741 (115 worldwide citation)

An external fixator system comprises a clamp adapted to couple a fixator pin to a connecting rod. The clamp includes a slot for transversely receiving the body of the connecting rod. The slot preferably includes a region of reduced width, providing interference between the clamp and the connecting r ...


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Kenneth A Barton, Paul F Umbeck: Insecticidal cotton plants. Agracetus, Quarles & Brady, March 4, 1997: US05608142 (115 worldwide citation)

A plant expression vector is constructed to cause the expression of an amino-terminal portion of the Bacillus thuringiensis delta-endotoxin gene in plant cells and the vector is used to create transgenic plants expressing the toxin. A truncated form of the toxin is used, with carboxy-terminal prolin ...


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Curing of polymeric materials. David Augustine Harper, Walter Fairbairn Smith, Ici, January 31, 1947: GB585205-A (114 worldwide citation)

Organic diisocyanate modified polyesteramides are cured by heating in uniform admixture with a cellulose derivative, e.g. cellulose acetate or nitrate and benzyl cellulose, a curing agent, namely, formaldehyde or formaldehyde-liberating substance or a dichromate, and preferably a curing catalyst, na ...


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Improvements in or relating to adhesive compositions. Bernard James Balfe, Ici, April 26, 1950: GB636423-A (113 worldwide citation)

A composition suitable for use as an adhesive comprises an organic diisocyanate-modified polyester or polyesteramide, a "terpene-phenolic" resin, and an organic solvent. The terpene-phenolic resin is a condensation product of a terpene with a phenol, or with a phenol and formaldehyde, or with a pref ...


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Kathleen A Clarkson, Edward Larenas, Geoffrey L Weiss: Method for treating cotton-containing fabric with a cellulase composition containing endoglucanase components and which composition is free of exo-cellobiohydrolase I. Genencor International, Burns Doane Swecker & Mathis, September 21, 1993: US05246853 (111 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are improved methods for treating cotton-containing fabrics as well as the fabrics produced from these methods. In particular, the disclosed methods are directed to contacting cotton-containing fabrics with a cellulase solution containing a fungal cellulase composition which is substantial ...


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R Eric Cerny, Can Duong, Jesse L Hart, Scott A Huber, Rachel L Krieb, Jennifer J Listello, Amy B Martens, Bernard Sammons: Cotton event MON 88913 and compositions and methods for detection thereof. Monsanto Technology, Howrey, June 3, 2008: US07381861 (110 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a cotton plant event MON 88913 compositions and seed. Also provided are assays for detecting the presence of the cotton plant event MON 88913 based on a DNA sequence and the use of this DNA sequence as a molecular marker in a DNA detection method.


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Michael D Rostoker, Mark R Schneider, Edwin Fulcher: Method of assembling ball bump grid array semiconductor packages. LSI Logic Corporation, Katz & Cotton, March 24, 1998: US05729894 (103 worldwide citation)

A ball bump grid array package includes dies on one surface of a printed wiring board (PWB) and an array of ball bumps on the other surface of the PWB. The die is interconnected with the ball bumps by bond wires, traces on the one surface of the PWB, vias through the PWB and traces on the other surf ...


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Roy F DeVries, William H Snyder II: Sublimation transfer and method. Roy F DeVries, Lerner David Littenberg & Samuel, May 3, 1977: US04021591 (101 worldwide citation)

A dry release sublimation transfer is provided which includes a temporary backing sheet having disposed thereon a sublimation transfer design layer formed of one or more sublimation transfer inks, and a polymeric coating disposed in contact with such design layer. In one embodiment, the design layer ...


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Christopher A Rowland, Michael G Vergano, Bryan P Eddy, Peter B Cotton: Apparatus for performing diagnostic and therapeutic modalities in the biliary tree. Boston Scientific Corporation, Pearson & Pearson, August 20, 1996: US05547469 (97 worldwide citation)

Catheter apparatus for performing diagnostic and therapeutic modalities in the biliary tree includes a catheter with multiple lumens. A first lumen is adapted to receive a guidewire and can serve as a transport lumen for contrast agent. A second lumen carries a cutting wire for performing a sphincte ...


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Jesse H Ovsborn, Robert W Hahn: Cotton flow monitoring system for a cotton harvester. J I Case Company, Dressler Goldsmith Shore Sutker & Milnamow, October 9, 1990: US04961304 (97 worldwide citation)

A system for monitoring cotton flow through a conveying system of a cotton harvester. The monitoring system includes acoustic sensors for generating pulses or signals as a function of sound produced from cotton impinging upon a walled conveying duct of the conveying system. The sensors are connected ...