Candace H Haigler, A Scott Holaday: Transgenic cotton plants with altered fiber characteristics transformed with a sucrose phosphate synthase nucleic acid. Texas Tech University, Nixon Peabody, October 29, 2002: US06472588 (90 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides methods for increasing the quality of cotton fiber produced from a cotton plant by transformation with a DNA encoding sucrose phosphate synthase. In particular the fiber qualities include strength, length, fiber fineness, fiber maturity ratio, immature fiber content, f ...

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 (89 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 ...

Lionel D Aldridge, John K Cotton: Dip socket having preloading and antiwicking features. Burroughs Corporation, James E Ledbetter, Kevin R Peterson, August 12, 1980: US04217024 (89 worldwide citation)

A DIP socket having preloading and antiwicking features. Each socket contains a plurality of unitary metallic contacts wherein each contact has; a pair of outwardly bowed tails; an antiwicking stem; a U-shaped body with a pair of retention latches on the outward portions of the arms of the U-shaped ...

Remy Ruppel, Pierre Laurent, Joel Hungler: Absorbent combined sheet matierial. Kaysersberg, Breiner & Breiner, December 22, 1992: US05173351 (89 worldwide citation)

A combined sheet material including at least two absorbent sheets, such as of cellulose-cotton, each having a density of between from 10 to 40 g/m.sup.2. Each of the sheets is separately embossed by calendaring them into a pattern of protuberances distributed in a first pitch along a first direction ...

Michael D Rostoker: Floorplanning technique using multi-partitioning based on a partition cost factor for non-square shaped partitions. LSI Logic Corporation, Katz & Cotton, July 2, 1996: US05532934 (86 worldwide citation)

A technique for integrated circuit floorplanning using irregularly shaped dies (e.g., triangular, elongated rectangular, parallelogram-shaped, etc.) is described whereby the layout of the integrated circuit die is accomplished by partitioning (slicing) the die into progressively smaller groups of mo ...

Mathews Dixie I: Apertured article and protective cover therefor. Clegg Cantrell & Crisman, November 19, 1974: US3848281 (86 worldwide citation)

An apertured article, for example, a toroidal foam rubber cushion suitable for use in an infant's head rest or the like, is protected by a cover which includes four sheets of formable material, for example, a textile such as woven cotton fibers, each having a shape conforming to the cross-sectional ...

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 (85 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.

Alan J Lawrence, John M Cotton, Kenneth J Hamer Hodges, Jeffrey N Denenberg: Distributed control digital switching system. International Telephone and Telegraph, John T O Halloran, Jeffrey P Morris, May 6, 1980: US04201889 (84 worldwide citation)

A distributed control digital switching system is described in which a plurality of subscriber lines and trunks are provided with a switched access to various processing functions shared over a plurality of time shared multiplexed lines. Each processor of a first group of processors is dedicated to ...

Nigel J Brassington, John A Gilbert: Silicone gel coated permeable wound dressing. Johnson & Johnson, Joseph J Brindisi, June 13, 1989: US04838253 (83 worldwide citation)

A wound dressing comprises, in one embodiment, a layer of apertured material, such as a cotton gauze, coated with a tacky silicone gel or a non-tacky silicone elastomer. In an alternative embodiment, the dressing has a tacky silicone gel on one surface and a non-tacky silicone elastomer on the other ...

Moore Francis C, Perkinson Leon A: Surgical sponge or bandage. Moore Perk Corporation, July 25, 1972: US3678933 (83 worldwide citation)

Layers of thin thermoplastic film are brought into contact with opposite surfaces of superposed layers of absorbent material, such as sheets of fibrous crepe paper of facial quality, rayon fibers, or flexible polyurethane foam. The layers of plastic film are covered with a loosely-woven cotton scrim ...

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