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Rolfe C Anderson: Electronic detection of hybridization on nucleic acid arrays. Affymetrix, Philip L McGarrigle, Alan B Sherr, Ivan D Zitkovsky, June 11, 2002: US06403317 (39 worldwide citation)

A method of detecting locations on a nucleic acid probe array at which hybridization occurs between targets in a fluid sample and nucleic acid probes disposed on a surface of the nucleic acid probe array, comprising: measuring the temperature at a plurality of locations on the surface of the nucleic ...


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Thomas K Gregory, Kerry O Banke, John A Mossman, John W Stevenson, Edward D Suszynski: Medical thermometer. Welch Allyn, James R Brueggemann, Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton, December 14, 1999: US06000846 (37 worldwide citation)

An improved prediction-type medical thermometer that provides an accurate estimate of a patient's temperature in substantially reduced time as compared to prior thermometers of this kind. This improved performance is achieved by using a special hollow probe tip having a low heat capacity and incorpo ...


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Seiichiro Yagi, Kazutami Oishi, Takashi Inoue, Masaru Sasaki: Headlamp for vehicle. Koito Manufacturing, Sughrue Mion PLLC, October 3, 2006: US07114837 (37 worldwide citation)

A plurality of lighting units using light emitting diodes as light sources is accommodated in a lamp housing in such a state as to be supported on a common metallic support member provided tiltably. When a part or all of the lighting units are turned on, the light emitting diodes generate heat with ...


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Shigeru Takagi, Yukihisa Takeuchi, Shigeru Kamiya, Masahiro Tomita, Kiyohiko Oishi, Kiyoshi Kobashi: Exhaust gas cleaning device for internal combustion engine. Nippon Soken, Toyota Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Cushman Darby & Cushman, December 4, 1984: US04485622 (37 worldwide citation)

An exhaust gas cleaning device comprises at least one exhaust gas flowing passage, at least one particulates collecting member composed of two filter elements having different heat capacity, which is disposed within the exhaust gas flowing passage and heating means which is interposed between the fi ...


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James R Braig, Daniel S Goldberger, Roger O Herrera, Mark L Yelderman: Disposable anti-fog airway adapter. Square One Technology, Woodcock Washburn Kurtz Mackiewicz & Norris, August 1, 2000: US06095986 (36 worldwide citation)

A disposable anti-fog airway adapter for use with a mainstream respiratory gas analyzer which provides a measurement of a patient's inhaled and exhaled gases. The airway adapter includes windows that are constructed of a thin, low heat capacity plastic that rapidly equilibrates to the temperature of ...


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Yuichiro Higashi, Youichi Ishikawa: Fixing device for electrophotographic apparatus. Nitto Kogyo, Lowe Price LeBlanc & Becker, November 7, 1995: US05465146 (36 worldwide citation)

A fixing device to be used in electrophotographic apparatus for providing a clear fixed image with no offset with use of no oil or the least amount of oil, wherein an endless fixing belt provided with a metal body having a release thin film thereon is stretched between a fixing roller having a elast ...


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Harry P Adams, David J Baker, Christopher Q Jian, William W Toth: Low heat capacity gas oxy fired burner. OCV Intellectual Capital, Margaret S Millikin, July 1, 2008: US07392668 (34 worldwide citation)

A front end for a glass forming operation including an open channel and at least one burner. The channel surface has at least one burner port and a burner oriented in the burner port at an acute angle relative to the channel surface. The surface may be a top, side or end wall and the burner port is ...


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Tetsuya Toyao, Toshiki Matsumoto, Hiromasa Aoki, Tatsuya Fujita, Senta Tojo: Honeycomb body and catalyst converter having catalyst carrier configured of this honeycomb. Nippondenso, Cushman Darby & Cushman IP Group of Pillsbury Madison & Sutro, February 4, 1997: US05599509 (34 worldwide citation)

In a metal catalyst converter configured of the metal catalyst carrier that holds the catalyst into the honeycomb body created by alternately winding flat sheet and corrugated sheet, a plurality of slit matrix that extend in the direction perpendicular to the exhaust gas direction were arranged on a ...


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David S Lieberman: System and method for an improved calorimeter for determining thermodynamic properties of chemical and biological reactions. Lyon & Lyon, February 27, 2001: US06193413 (34 worldwide citation)

A system and method for an improved calorimeter for determining thermodynamic properties of biological and chemical reactions. A microcalorimeter device comprises a thin amorphous membrane anchored to a frame. Thermometers and heaters are placed on one side of a thermal conduction layer mounted on t ...


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Robert A Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration with respect to an invention of Frosch, Shaik A Qader: Solar heated fluidized bed gasification system. Monte F Mott, John R Manning, Paul F McCaul, September 22, 1981: US04290779 (34 worldwide citation)

A solar-powered fluidized bed gasification system for gasifying carbonaceous material. The system includes a solar gasifier (10) which is heated by fluidizing gas and steam. Energy to heat the gas and steam is supplied by a high heat capacity refractory honeycomb (16) which surrounds the fluid bed r ...



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