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Alex Nugent: Pattern recognition utilizing a nanotechnology-based neural network. Knowm Tech, Kermit D Lopez, Luis M Ortiz, Ortiz & Lopez PLLC, September 12, 2006: US07107252 (29 worldwide citation)

A pattern recognition system, comprising a neural network formed utilizing nanotechnology and a pattern input unit, which communicates with the neural network, wherein the neural network processes data input via the pattern input unit in order to recognize data patterns thereof. Such a pattern recog ...


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Alex Nugent: Temporal summation device utilizing nanotechnology. Knowm Tech, April 11, 2006: US07028017 (29 worldwide citation)

A temporal summation device can be composed of one or more nanoconnections having an input and an output thereof, wherein an input signal provided to the input causes one or more of the nanoconnection to experience an increase in connection strength thereof over time. Additionally, a voltage divider ...


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McDonald Robinson, Richard C Westhoff, Charles E Hunt, Li Ling: Wet chemical etchants. Robert Patent Planet Moll, October 5, 1999: US05961877 (29 worldwide citation)

Silicon-germanium-based compositions comprising silicon, germanium, and carbon (i.e., Si--Ge--C), methods for growing Si--Ge--C epitaxial layer(s) on a substrate, etchants especially suitable for Si--Ge--C etch-stops, and novel methods of use for Si--Ge--C compositions are provided. In particular, t ...


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Eugenia Ribeiro de Sousa Fidalgo Leitao, Joost Dick De Bruijn, Hai Bo Wen, Klaas De Groot: Device for incorporation and release of biologically active agents. IsoTis, Banner & Witcoff, November 7, 2000: US06143948 (28 worldwide citation)

The invention provides an implantable device coated with a layer of calcium phosphate and optionally one or more biologically active substances such as growth factors, lipids, (lipo)polysaccharides, hormones, proteins, antibiotics or cytostatics. The device can be obtained by a nanotechnology proces ...


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Victor B Kley: Method and apparatus for scanning in scanning probe microscopy and presenting results. General Nanotechnology, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, June 22, 2004: US06752008 (28 worldwide citation)

Information is collected from a region of interest using a scanning probe microscope having a tip by moving the tip along at least one predefined path extending from a center location to a peripheral location in the region of interest and collecting information using the tip at a plurality of sample ...


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Victor B Kley: Scanning probe microscope assembly and method for making confocal, spectrophotometric, near-field, and scanning probe measurements and associated images. General Nanotechnology, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, June 5, 2001: US06242734 (28 worldwide citation)

A scanning probe microscope assembly and corresponding method for making confocal, spectrophotometric, near-field, and scanning probe measurements and forming associated images from the measurements.


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Brown Tom, Kumar Ravindra, El Sagheer Afaf H: Modified nucleic acids. University Of Southampton, Brown Tom, Kumar Ravindra, El Sagheer Afaf H, IRVINE Jonquil Claire, October 9, 2008: WO/2008/120016 (28 worldwide citation)

Use of azide/alkyne coupling (click ligation) for oligonucleotide circularisation is proposed for both therapeutic and nanotechnology applications. Such non-templated single-strand circularisation may be the first step in building a more complex catenane by further templated-directed click ligation ...


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Valery G Telfort, Dimitar Dimitrov, Phi Trang: Acoustic respiratory monitoring sensor having multiple sensing elements. MASIMO CORPORATION, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, January 10, 2017: US09538980 (27 worldwide citation)

According to certain described aspects, multiple acoustic sensing elements are employed in a variety of beneficial ways to provide improved physiological monitoring, among other advantages. In various embodiments, sensing elements can be advantageously employed in a single sensor package, in multipl ...


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Vic B Kley: Scanning probe microscope assembly and method for making confocal, spectrophotometric, near-field, and scanning probe measurements and associated images. General Nanotechnology, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, May 28, 2002: US06396054 (27 worldwide citation)

A scanning probe microscope assembly and corresponding method for making confocal, spectrophotometric, near-field, and scanning probe measurements and forming associated images from the measurements.


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Von Andrian Ulrich H, Farokhzad Omid C, Langer Robert S, Junt Tobias, Moseman Ashley, Zhang Liangfang, Basto Pamela, Iannacone Matteo, Alexis Frank: Vaccine nanotechnology. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Von Andrian Ulrich H, Farokhzad Omid C, Langer Robert S, Junt Tobias, Moseman Ashley, Zhang Liangfang, Basto Pamela, Iannacone Matteo, Alexis Frank, BAKER C Hunter, April 23, 2009: WO/2009/051837 (26 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides compositions and systems for delivery of nanocarriers to cells of the immune system. The invention provides vaccine nanocarriers capable of stimulating an immune response in T cells and/or in B cells, in some embodiments, comprising at least one immunomodulatory agent, ...