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 Substrate processing system patent thumbnailnew patent Substrate processing system
A substrate processing system for performing a process with respect to a plurality of substrates includes an annular process chamber configured to accommodate the plurality of substrates and to perform a predetermined process on the plurality of substrates, a cassette mounting part configured to mount a cassette which accommodates the plurality of substrates, and a substrate transfer mechanism configured to transfer the plurality of substrates between the annular process chamber and the cassette mounting part. The plurality of substrates is concentrically disposed within the annular process chamber in a plane view..
Tokyo Electron Limited


 Metal liftoff tools and methods patent thumbnailnew patent Metal liftoff tools and methods
In certain embodiments the metal liftoff tool comprises an immersion tank for receiving a wafer cassette with wafers therein, the immersion tank including an inner weir, a lifting and lowering mechanism capable of raising and lowering the wafer cassette while submerged in fluid in the immersion tank, low pressure high velocity primary spray jets for stripping the metal, the primary spray jets positioned at opposing sides of the immersion tank parallel to the wafer surfaces planes, and secondary spray jets for pressure equalization force, positioned at the bottom of the immersion tank. A wafer lift insert is positioned at the bottom of the immersion tank to receive and periodically lift the wafers within the cassette..
Mei, Llc


 Flow direction restriction valve mechanism and valve device patent thumbnailnew patent Flow direction restriction valve mechanism and valve device
A flow direction restriction valve mechanism unit includes a pressure decreasing valve assembly that is located to be freely advance or retract in a combination valve cassette attached to an in-outlet secondary side flow path formed on the side of an outlet with respect to an intermediate transmission member in a flow path, and retracts by a pressure of gas; a first coil spring urging the pressure decreasing valve assembly in a retracting direction; a check valve that is located to be freely advance or retract with respect to the pressure decreasing valve assembly, and retracts by a pressure of the gas; and a second coil spring urging the check valve in an advancing direction. A gas induction passage h is formed in which the gas flows and acts on the pressure decreasing valve assembly such that the pressure decreasing valve assembly moves in the advancing direction..
Neriki Valve Co., Ltd.


 Diagnostic cassette patent thumbnailnew patent Diagnostic cassette
A diagnostic cassette includes a substrate, to physically and electrically connect the product to a computing device, a reservoir defined within the substrate to receive a fluid sample for processing by the diagnostic cassette, a reagent to react with the fluid sample deposited in the reservoir to form a solution to enable processing of the fluid sample by the diagnostic cassette, a channel to direct the solution, and a sensor to measure a number of parameters of the solution passing through the channel. A method for measuring microfluidic samples includes receiving, in a reservoir, a fluid sample to be measured, combining the fluid sample with a reagent to create a solution, moving the solution through a channel, and measuring the solution, using sensors, as the solution passes through the channel..
Hewlett-packard Development Company, L.p.


 Sampling device patent thumbnailnew patent Sampling device
Sampling devices are used to obtain samples of fluids to be analyzed and to determine the composition of the fluid in the sampled environment. A sampling apparatus with an inflatable sample bag used to collect and store liquid, air, vapor, and or gas samples by drawing the sample into the bag through an inlet, a sorbent tube, cassette, and/or other collection media is described.
Nextteq Llc


 Methods and compositions for use of directed recombination in plant breeding patent thumbnailnew patent Methods and compositions for use of directed recombination in plant breeding
The invention provides novel uses of sequence-specific or sequence-directed endonucleases for molecular plant breeding. The invention also provides novel plant transformation vectors and expression cassettes, which include novel combinations of an endonuclease with plant expression and transformation elements.
Monsanto Technology Llc


 Heteroaryl derivatives as cftr modulators patent thumbnailnew patent Heteroaryl derivatives as cftr modulators
The present invention relates to modulators of atp-binding cassette (“abc”) transporters or fragments thereof, including cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (“cftc”), compositions thereof, and methods therewith. The present invention also relates to methods of treating abc transporter mediated diseases using such modulators..
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated


 Modulators of atp-binding cassette transporters patent thumbnailnew patent Modulators of atp-binding cassette transporters
Compounds of the present invention, and pharmaceutically acceptable compositions thereof, are useful as modulators of atp-binding cassette (“abc”) transporters or fragments thereof, including cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (“cftr”). The present invention also relates to methods of treating abc transporter mediated diseases using compounds of the present invention..
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated


 Modulators of atp-binding cassette transporters patent thumbnailnew patent Modulators of atp-binding cassette transporters
Compounds of the present invention, and pharmaceutically acceptable compositions thereof, are useful as modulators of atp-binding cassette (“abc”) transporters or fragments thereof, including cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (“cftr”). The present invention also relates to methods of treating abc transporter mediated diseases using compounds of the present invention..
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated


 Transfer system and transfer method patent thumbnailnew patent Transfer system and transfer method
A transfer system includes a robot including a hand configured to transfer a substrate, a transfer chamber within which the robot is disposed, a plurality of substrate-storing cassettes disposed side by side on a sidewall of the transfer chamber in a plan view, and a robot control device configured to control an operation of the robot based on teaching information. The robot control device includes an operation controller configured to cause the robot to transfer the substrate to a storage position while slanting a hand centerline toward the robot away from a storage centerline with respect to a first cassette and while superimposing the hand centerline on the storage centerline with respect to a second cassette..
Kabushiki Kaisha Yaskawa Denki


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Radiolabelling method

The present invention relates to the field of radiopharmaceuticals for in vivo imaging, in particular to automated methods for the preparation and purification of 18f-labelled tau imaging radiotracers. Also provided are interchangeable cassettes useful in the methods, and the use of automated synthesizers and cassettes in the methods..
Ge Healthcare Limited

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Biopsy tracking systems and methods

A biopsy tracking kit includes a trocar, a stylet, a biopsy needle, a biopsy tracking cassette, and a fiducial marker. The trocar has a cannula with a blunt first end and a second end with a cup.
University Hospitals Of Cleveland

Detachable cassette for machining connector and crimp tool

The invention is related to a cassette for machining a connector. The cassette is detachably disposed in a tool body having a head and a driving element.

Method of using a wafer cassette to charge an electrostatic carrier

A method comprising placing a wafer assembly in a wafer cassette, wherein the wafer assembly includes a wafer and an electrostatic carrier attached to the wafer. In addition, the electrostatic carrier is charged through the wafer cassette, the wafer cassette is transported to a next process stage, and the wafer assembly is removed from the wafer cassette..
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Ltd.

Printer and computer readable memory

A printer includes a casing, a print mechanism disposed inside the casing, and a motor. A sheet cassette has an attached position in which the sheet cassette is supported by the casing and a separated position in which the sheet cassette is at least partially separated from the casing.
Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

Mems bio-dsc

A mems cassette for insertion into a dsc calorimeter and a dsc calorimeter using mems cassettes to conduct dsc experiments. The mems cassette includes a chip configured to conduct dsc reactions of a sample and reference to derive information regarding the sample..

Device for picking and transporting nanoobjects contained in aerosols, with a cassette with a module suited to reducing the suction noise during picking

A device for picking and transporting nano-objects present in an aerosol for analyzing includes a porous sampling filter configured to trap the nano-objects. The device also includes a cassette having means for holding the filter in a cavity within the cassette, an inlet orifice configured to allow aspirated aerosol to pass through, and an outlet orifice configured to pass the filtered aerosol, rid of the nano-objects trapped upstream of the inlet orifice of the cassette.
Commissariat A L'energie Atomique Et Aux Energies Alternatives

Fluid pumping and bioreactor system

A fluid pumping and bioreactor system including at least two cassettes, at least one storage reservoir, at least one bioreactor, at least one manifold including valve modules, and tubing to connect the cassettes to the storage reservoir and the bioreactor. The cassettes can include pumps, valves, and fluid conduits and can be communicatively connected to the at least one manifold.
Deka Products Limited Partnership

Ldlr variants and their use in compositions for reducing cholesterol levels

A recombinant vector having an expression cassette is provided which comprises a modified human low density lipoprotein receptor (hldlr) gene is provided, wherein said hldlr gene encodes a modified hldlr comprising (a) one or more of the following amino acid substitutions: l318h, n295d, h306d, v307d, n309a, d310n, l318h, and/or l318d; or (b) an amino acid substitution of any of (a) in combination with one or more of the following amino acid substitutions: k796, k809r and/or c818a. Also provided are pharmaceutical compositions containing this vector and uses therefor in lowering cholesterol and/or treating familial hypercholesterolemia..
The Trustees Of The University Of Pennsylvania

Toxin genes and methods for their use

Compositions and methods for conferring pesticidal activity to bacteria, plants, plant cells, tissues and seeds are provided. Compositions comprising a coding sequence for a delta-endotoxin polypeptide are provided.
Athenix Corporation

Tape cassette

A tape cassette that includes a box-shaped cassette case whose outline being defined by a bottom wall, a top wall, and a side wall and including a plurality of corner portions, at least one tape contained within a tape containment area defined within the outline, a pair of cavities extending from the bottom wall and being provided between the tape containment area and the outline at opposite ends of a diagonal line connecting one of the corner portions to another of the corner portions, and a side face indicator portion provided in the side wall, indicating a type of the tape, and including a plurality of indicator portions disposed in a pattern in accordance with the type of the tape, each of the indicator portions being one of a switch hole and a surface portion.. .
Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

Hemodialysis systems and methods

Disclosed are hemodialysis and similar dialysis systems including fluid flow circuits. Hemodialysis systems may include a blood flow path, and a dialysate flow path including balancing, mixing, and/or a directing circuits.
Deka Products Limited Partnership

Treatment of orthopedic tissue

The invention comprises a system to alleviate conditions such as prostate cancer, benign prostatic hyperplasia (bph), and the like. The system includes a probe for mechanically cutting tissue and a device for simultaneously tamponading, inducing hemostasis, and dilating a plurality of lumens while minimizing inflammation.
Urotech, Inc.

Connecting apparatus and electrical switch

A connecting apparatus is for connecting a first component to a second component in an interlocking manner. The first component includes a flexible limb having a latching lug which can latch with a projection on the second component in order to connect the first component to the second component in a releasable manner without using a tool.
Siemens Aktiengesellschaft

Assembly for picking and transporting nanoobjects contained in aerosols, with a cassette the opening of which is secured during the picking

An assembly for picking and transporting nano-objects, comprises a cassette having first and second components, which are provided with means of mutual assembly and with means for holding the filter. The first and second components define, when the components are in an assembled configuration, a cavity in which the filter is housed and held therein.
Nanoinspect

Means and methods for itaconic acid production

The present invention relates to a method of producing itaconic acid. Further the present invention relates to nucleic acids encoding an aconitate-delta-isomerase (adi) and trans-aconitate decarboxylase (tad) and uses of such nucleic acids.
Philipps-universitaet Marburg

Paper feed device and image forming apparatus

A paper feed device of an image forming apparatus includes: a pickup roller which contacts, from above, the uppermost sheet of sheets stacked in a paper feed cassette so as to feed out the sheet; a paper feed roller which further feeds the sheet to the downstream side in a transport direction; and a pickup holder which supports the pickup roller. The pickup roller and the paper feed roller are cantilever-supported at one ends of shaft portions which penetrate the centers of shaft lines.
Konica Minolta, Inc.

Storage phosphor plate assembly, x-ray cassette and system for reading out storage phosphor plates

A storage phosphor plate assembly includes at least one storage phosphor plate having a storage phosphor layer for storing x-ray information and a substrate layer on which the storage phosphor layer is provided. The substrate layer contains a permanent magnetic material, and a support plate contains a magnetic material, the at least one storage phosphor plate being held on the support plate due to magnetic forces.
Agfa Healthcare Nv

Genetically altered alfalfa producing clovamide and/or related hydroxycinnamoyl amides

Two novel cdnas for two different genes, hdt1 and hdt2, are isolated from red clover and sequenced. Both hdt1 and hdt2 encode hydroxycinnamoyl-coa:l-dopa/tyrosine hydroxycinnamoyl transferase (hdt) which enzymatically produces clovamide and/or related hydroxycinnamoyl amides.
The United States Of America, As Represented By The Secretary Of Agriculture

Genetically modified fungi and their use in lipid production

The invention refers to fungal cells, and especially to oleaginous fungal cells that have been genetically modified to produce enzymes of the pyruvate dehydrogenase bypass route to enhance their lipid production. Especially the cells are modified to overexpress genes encoding pyruvate decarboxylase (pdc), acetaldehyde dehydrogenase (ald) and/or acetyl-coa synthetase (acs), optionally together with a gene encoding diacylglycerol acyltransferase (dat), or to express genes encoding pdc together with ald and/or acs.
Teknologian Tutkimuskeskus Vtt

Sump base dispensing system for bulk bin and bag combination

A sump base dispensing system for dispensing a flowable material includes a bulk bin container having a bottom wall and a plurality of upstanding side walls foldably joined to the bottom wall to form an interior space. One of the plurality of the side walls includes a dispensing opening.
International Paper Company

Power track assembly and accessory base therefore

A power track assembly is provided which may be used with an accessory base (454) therefore. The power track assembly includes a track housing (402) having at least one track (470) with first and second conductors (484, 485).
Dometic Corporation

Compositions comprising aav expressing dual antibody constructs and uses thereof

A recombinant adeno-associated virus (aav) having an aav capsid and packaged therein a heterologous nucleic acid which expresses two functional antibody constructs in a cell is described. Also described are antibodies comprising a heavy chain and alight chain from a heterologous antibody.
The Trustees Of The University Of Pennsylvania

Targeted delivery of glycine receptors to excitable cells

The invention provides a method of modulating electrophysiological activity of an excitable cell. The method involves causing exogenous expression of a glycine receptor (glyr) protein in an excitable cell of a subject.
University Of Pittsburgh - Of The Commonwealth System Of Higher Education

Image forming apparatus

In accordance with one embodiment, an image forming apparatus comprises a cassette for paper feed configured to contain a tray capable of stacking papers stored in a packaging member of which one end portion is opened, together with the packaging member; a paper feed section configured to contain a pickup roller which picks up the papers stored in the packaging member from the opened end portion of the packaging member; a regulating member configured to regulate that the packaging member is conveyed from the tray of the cassette; and a protrusion configured to be formed and protrude from the regulating member to cover the opened end portion of the packaging member.. .
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Dry powder inhalers

Dry powder inhalers and dry powder inhaler storage cassettes including a compartment housing an elongate carrier preloaded with a plurality of doses of finely divided powder comprising a biologically active substance, the compartment being configured such that said preloaded doses are sealed within said compartment and such that the carrier may be advanced from the compartment to the chamber through an exit provided with a moisture barrier sealing system, wherein the moisture barrier sealing system is configured and arranged such that it is relaxable during advancement of the carrier, said sealing system being in sealing configuration prior to an advancement of the carrier, relaxed upon an advancement of the carrier and returned to its sealing configuration at the latest after release of the powder associated with said area of the carrier.. .
Adamis Pharmaceuticals Corporation

Blood treatment cassette with film valve and elastic spacer as well as blood treatment apparatus

A blood treatment cassette having a cassette body comprising a hard part and a film that at least partially covers the hard part. The hard part comprises a valve base that cooperates with a section of the film adjacent the valve base to form a valve that is configured to be moved from a first open position in which the valve base and the section of the film do not touch each other to a second position in which the valve base and the section of the film touch each other when a force is applied to the section of the film.
Fresenius Medical Care Deutschland Gmbh

Fluid cassette with alignment latching having an improved tilt-tolerance as well as a blood treatment apparatus

The present invention relates to a fluid cassette, for example, a blood treatment cassette (1000) having a cassette body embodied as a hard part (1) and, optionally, a film (3) which is connected to the hard part (1) and at least partially covers the hard part (1), wherein the hard part (1) comprises at least one first alignment device (504), and a second alignment device (505) which are optionally arranged at first and second opposite sides of the fluid cassette or are attached thereon. The invention relates in addition to a blood treatment apparatus (5000)..
Fresenius Medical Care Deutschland Gmbh

Image forming apparatus

There is provided an image forming apparatus including a casing which includes one side wall extending in a vertical direction and has a first opening; and a discharge portion which receives a recording medium having a developer image formed thereon, and a cassette which accommodates recording media and is removably mounted to the casing. The casing further includes a tray which is disposed near the one side wall and receives a recording medium to be transported into the casing through the first opening.
Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

Flowmeter and cassette module for a flowmeter

A cassette module (19, 29, 319, 419, 59, 69) for a differential flowmeter is disclosed, wherein the cassette module (19, 29, 319, 419, 59, 69) forms a first fluid-carrying channel (16, 216, 316, 611, 615) and the second fluid-carrying channel (17, 217, 317, 610, 616) during operation of the differential flowmeter. The cassette module is specific in the regard that a geometric deformation of the channels due to a temperature difference between the channels (16, 216, 316, 611, 615, 17, 217, 317, 610, 616) is minimized or prevented.
Fresenius Medical Care Deutschland Gmbh

Individualized cancer therapy

In certain preferred embodiments, the invention provides methods for treating cancer, which comprise (a) obtaining a specimen of cancer tissue from a patient; (b) obtaining a specimen of normal tissue in the proximity of the cancer tissue from such patient; (c) extracting total protein and rna from the cancer tissue and normal tissue; (d) obtaining a protein expression profile of the cancer tissue and normal tissue using 2d dige and mass spectrometry; (e) identifying proteins that are expressed in such cancer tissue at significantly different levels than in the normal tissue; (f) obtaining a gene expression profile of the cancer tissue and normal tissue using microarray technology and comparing the results thereof to the protein expression profile; (g) prioritizing over-expressed proteins by assessing the connectivity thereof to other cancer-related or stimulatory proteins; (h) designing an appropriate rna interference expression cassette to, directly or indirectly, modulate the expression of genes encoding such prioritized proteins; (i) incorporating said cassette into an appropriate delivery vehicle; and (j) providing the patient with an effective amount of the delivery vehicle to directly or indirectly, modify the expression (i.e., production) of such proteins.. .
Gradalis, Inc.

Method and performing peritoneal ultrafiltration

Method and apparatus for ultrafiltration of a patient being overhydrated due to congestive heart failure, comprising a cassette having four inlets/outlets. A patient tube is connected to a patient connector, intended to be connected to a patient line for access to a peritoneal cavity of the patient.
Triomed Ab

Image forming controlling image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus detects that the paper sheet cassette has been drawn out and that the paper sheet cassette has been housed, and upon detecting either that the paper sheet cassette has been drawn out or that the paper sheet cassette has been housed, detects that a reference operation has been performed. When the reference operation has been performed in a time period other than while a printing job is being executed, the control portion performs control so that the screen related to paper sheet setting is displayed, and when the reference operation has been performed while the printing job is being executed, the control portion performs control so that the screen related to paper sheet setting is not displayed..
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes: a cassette including a first and a second sheet storage areas, arranged side by side, each on which a sheet having a predetermined size is placeable; a sheet feeder configured to feed the sheet from the first area to an image forming portion; a first sheet sensor; a second sheet sensor; a movement member configured to move the sheet from the second area to the first area when no sheet placed on the first area is detected by the first sheet sensor and the sheet placed on the second area is detected by the second sheet sensor; and an annunciator configured to annunciate that a sheet having a size different from the predetermined size is placed on the cassette when the first sheet sensor does not detect the sheet after a completion of a movement of the sheet.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Haploid induction compositions and methods for use therefor

Also provided are expression cassettes; vectors; transgenic plant cells; plants, plant parts, and seeds; isolated polypeptides; amplicons and informative fragments of the presently disclosed nucleic acids; compositions that include amplification primer pairs; methods for producing plants that exhibit hi; methods for identifying the presence or absence of an allele associated with hi in a plant; methods for introgressing haploid—inducing nucleotide sequences into plants; and methods for selecting parental plants predicted to produce progeny generations with plants that exhibit haploid induction trait.. .

Sheet feeding apparatus having containing area for feeding sheet and containing area for replenishing sheet, and image forming apparatus

A sheet feeding apparatus which is able to make it known that a first containing area for feeding cannot be replenished with sheets in a second containing area for replenishing. A sheet feeding cassette has the first containing area in which sheets to be fed are contained, the second containing area that is adjacent to the first containing area and in which sheets for replenishing are contained, and a sheet mover that transfers the sheets contained in the second containing area to the first containing area.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Ink ribbon, ink ribbon cassette and printer

An ink ribbon includes a core and a mounting section. The core is configured to be wound with an ink ribbon tape.
Max Co., Ltd.

Tape cassette

A tape cassette includes a cassette case, a tape roll, an ink ribbon, an arm portion, a long hole, and a ribbon take-up spool. A first distance, which is a length of the long hole in a left-right direction, is larger than a second distance, which is a length from a right side surface of the cassette case to a right side end portion of the long hole.
Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

Reactor for a catalytic process

A reactor for a catalytic process comprising one or more catalyst beds has catalyst bed supports constructed as a grid comprising a plurality of cassettes (01), which are covered with easily removable screens (02). The down-time and service costs for the reactor are thereby lowered..
Haldor Topsøe A/s

Thin wafer shipper

An improved wafer support mechanism in a wafer container useful for carrying a plurality of axially aligned thin mostly circular wafer substrates. The container includes a cassette that has a plurality of adjacently disposed teeth for receiving the substrates, wherein each rib member is continuous from the cassette open top to the cassette open bottom, a removable top cover portion, a removable bottom cover portion, a cushion assembly removably attached to the container top cover, and another cushion assembly removably located in the container bottom cover and held in place by the weight of the wafer cassette.
Entegris, Inc.

Methods and compositions for producing male sterile plants

Methods of making a targeted modification in a male fertility gene in the genome of a plant are disclosed. The methods involve contacting a plant cell with an engineered double-strand-break-inducing agent capable of inducing a double-strand break in a target sequence in the male fertility gene and identifying a cell comprising an alteration in the target sequence.
Pioneer Hi-bred International, Inc.



Cassette topics:
  • Nucleic Acid
  • Gene Expression
  • Electrophoresi
  • Biomolecule
  • Electrophoresis Apparatus
  • Gel Electrophoresis
  • Electrophoresis
  • Electrophoresis Device
  • Crossing Over
  • Pressure Sensor
  • Radiograph
  • Light Shield
  • Dystrophin
  • Transcription
  • Dna Sequence


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