Patents Represented by Attorney Gabriel P. Katona
  • Patent number: 6447702
    Abstract: Accordingly, the present invention is a soft tire assembly of a thick elastic layer of a foamed elastomer having an outer peripheral surface and cells in the foamed layer that are open to the exterior through the outer peripheral surface, or a mixture of cells open to the exterior and closed cells, wherein the expansion ratio of the foamed elastomer is from 1.5 to 6.0, and the elastomer has a specific gravity of from 0.5 to 2.0. The layer is mounted on a wheel rim, suitably of a metal, having an outer peripheral surface coated with a resin, and the foamed elastic layer is attached onto and about the outer peripheral surface of the wheel rim.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 14, 2000
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2002
    Assignee: Maruichi Advantec Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Michihiro Ichihara
  • Patent number: 6305094
    Abstract: Apparatus for detecting indicia on a document, such as a lottery ticket, which is a flat template having two side edges that are parallel to each other, one of the edges also serving as a guide for the document that has indicia thereon to be detected and processed, the guide member disposed along one of the side edges serves to position and guide the document on the template, a substantially L-shaped cutout in the template and having a first leg and a second leg for placement of the cutout over a plurality of indicia disposed in a line on the document, a plurality indicator elements disposed substantially equidistantly from each other each and extending into the cutout, a plurality of number fields each associated with an indicator element, each indicator element or number field being associated with specific indicia on the document.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 8, 1998
    Date of Patent: October 23, 2001
    Inventor: Bernd Wolf
  • Patent number: 6288026
    Abstract: The invention concerns a process for treating systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS), intensive care requiring conditions, viral diseases, Colitis ulcerosa, Crohn's disease, Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease, multiple sclerosis, infectious hospital polyresistance conditions of viral and bacterial sources (infections hospitalismus), bronchial asthma, kidney and urethral infections, migraines, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis Sudeck, acute and chronic inflammations, venal and arterial inflammations, acute and chronic exhaustion conditions, tumors, muscle shrinkage diseases, hemorrhoids, chemically induced heart diseases, hypertonia, aging phenomena, acute and chronic pain conditions, spastics, polyneuropathies, prostate neoplasms, hair loss, impotence, neurodermitis, cervical syndrome, tissue traumas, and amyotropic lateral sclerosis (Lou Gehrig's disease), which comprises administering to a patient in need therefor an effective amount of Paravac composition which can suitab
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 23, 2000
    Date of Patent: September 11, 2001
    Inventors: Heinrich Exner, Peter Klose
  • Patent number: 6282764
    Abstract: A process for personalizing a mounting plate of a plurality of layers of a mounting plate material and a plurality of layers of fibrous material layered over the layers of mounting plate material, which involves joining the fibrous material layers to the mounting plate material layers by penetrating a predetermined number of wick-like extensions of the fibrous material into the mounting plate material to a predetermined depth in the mounting plate material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 23, 2001
    Date of Patent: September 4, 2001
    Assignee: Fabricas Lucia Antonio Betere, S.A. (Flabesa)
    Inventors: Manuel Alba Ruiz, Fernando Lopez Diaz
  • Patent number: 6277426
    Abstract: A process for producing a whey product with extended shelf life, involving defatting the whey byproduct of cheesemaking, pasteurizing the defatted whey the first time, adding an adjuvant to the pasteurized whey, optionally adjusting the pH of the adjuvant-containing whey, pasteurizing the optionally pH-adjusted whey a second time, and recovering of the whey product.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 18, 1998
    Date of Patent: August 21, 2001
    Assignee: Swiss Alpine Power, Inc.
    Inventor: Hanspeter Reust
  • Patent number: 6251923
    Abstract: The invention relates to new hydroxyindoles of the Formula, their use as inhibitors of phosphodiesterase 4 and processes for their preparation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 28, 1999
    Date of Patent: June 26, 2001
    Assignee: Arzneimittelwerk Dresden GmbH
    Inventors: Norbert Höfgen, Ute Egerland, Hildegard Poppe, Degenhard Marx, Stefan Szelényi, Thomas Kronbach, Emmanuel Polymeropoulos, Sabine Heer
  • Patent number: 6251365
    Abstract: A magnetosome comprising a magnetite monocrystal having a maximum diameter of 45 nm surrounded by a phospholipid membrane.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 1, 1999
    Date of Patent: June 26, 2001
    Assignee: Max-Delbruck-Centrum fur Molekulare Medizin and Max-Planck-Gesellschaft zur Forderung der Wissenschaften E.V.
    Inventors: Edmund Bäuerlein, Dirk Schüler, Regina Reszka, Sabine Päuser
  • Patent number: 6251932
    Abstract: The invention relates to an immunophilin ligand of Formula I and having antiasthmatic, antiallergic, antirheumatic, immunosuppressant, antipsoriatic and neuroprotectant properties,
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 25, 1998
    Date of Patent: June 26, 2001
    Assignee: ASTA Medica AG
    Inventors: Dietmar Reichelt, Berhard Kutscher, István Szelényi, Hildegard Poppe, Gerhard Quinkert, Kay Brune, Holger Bang, Holger Deppe
  • Patent number: D445596
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2000
    Date of Patent: July 31, 2001
    Assignee: Ethan Allen Marketing, Inc.
    Inventors: Craig Stout, Philip Stone
  • Patent number: D445597
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2000
    Date of Patent: July 31, 2001
    Assignee: Ethan Allen Marketing, Inc.
    Inventors: Philip Stone, James Hall
  • Patent number: D446047
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2000
    Date of Patent: August 7, 2001
    Assignee: Ethan Allen Marketing, Inc.
    Inventors: Philip Stone, Craig Stout
  • Patent number: D446049
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2000
    Date of Patent: August 7, 2001
    Assignee: Ethan Allen Marketing, Inc.
    Inventors: Craig Stout, Philip Stone
  • Patent number: D446050
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 22, 2000
    Date of Patent: August 7, 2001
    Assignee: Ethan Allen Marketing Inc.
    Inventors: Irving Sabo, James Hall
  • Patent number: D446119
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2000
    Date of Patent: August 7, 2001
    Assignee: Ethan Allen Marketing Inc.
    Inventor: Irving Sabo
  • Patent number: D446404
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2000
    Date of Patent: August 14, 2001
    Assignee: Ethan Allen Marketing, Inc.
    Inventors: James Hall, Craig Stout
  • Patent number: D446405
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2000
    Date of Patent: August 14, 2001
    Assignee: Ethan Allen Marketing Inc.
    Inventors: Irving Sabo, Craig Stout
  • Patent number: D447364
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2000
    Date of Patent: September 4, 2001
    Assignee: Ethan Allen Marketing Inc.
    Inventor: Philip Stone
  • Patent number: RE37411
    Abstract: The invention is an expression cassette for the antisense expression of ribozyme, having a strong promotor, suitably a T7 promotor, an adenoviral va-RNA gene, a stable loop region, and an insertion site for the antisense/ribozyme sequence in the loop region.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 2, 1998
    Date of Patent: October 16, 2001
    Assignee: Max-Planck Gesellschaft
    Inventors: Andre Lieber, Michael Strauss
  • Patent number: D450488
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2000
    Date of Patent: November 20, 2001
    Inventors: Philip Stone, Craig Stout
  • Patent number: D450492
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2000
    Date of Patent: November 20, 2001
    Assignee: Ethan Allen Marketing Inc.
    Inventors: Irving Sabo, Craig Stout