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Disclosed is an antibody against a secreted form of GPC3 capable of detecting a secreted form of glypican 3 (GPC3) in a test sample. It is possible to determine whether a subject suffers from cancer, in particular hepatoma. Also disclosed is an antibody against GPC as well as a cell disrupting agent and an anti-cancer ...
Systems and methods to present web image search results for effective image browsing are described. In one aspect, task-based attention objects for each of multiple images associated with image search results are generated. Thumbnail images from respective ones of the images are created as a function of at least the ta...
A device for transmitting and receiving multi-input multi-output (MIMO) signal in a wireless communication system in which a plurality of communication systems is present includes a plurality of antenna modules and a recognition module for recognizing at least one of network information or antenna information of a sour...
A method for regenerating a particle filter ( 28 ). The procedure according to the invention is characterized in that before the regeneration of the particle filter ( 28 ), the battery ( 16 ) is discharged to a minimum state of charge by increasing the torque portion ( 20 ) which the electric motor ( 14 ) contributes t...
A navigation apparatus having road system data 6 which represents information of connections and coordinates of intersections and roads between intersections, a travel distance sensor 2, steering angle sensor 3, a present position calculating module 4 for calculating the present position with a unit distance between an...
A method for evaluating, monitoring or controlling the efficiency, stability or exhaustion of a complexing or chelating agent present in a chemical solution used for oxidizing, dissolving, etching or stripping a semiconductor wafer wherein: a chemical solution containing hydrogen peroxide as well as a complexing ...
The invention discloses an oligosaccharide mixture derived from cow's milk that can be easily spray dried comprising (a) a soluble oligosaccharide population which is the same as that of soluble oligosaccharides found in cow's milk and (b) β-galactooligosaccharides formed by the action of β-galacotsidase on l...
In one aspect, a method for processing a card-not-present account-on-file transaction is provided. The transaction involves a cardholder using payment card information stored by a merchant. The method includes receiving an authorization request message for the transaction, the authorization request message received at ...
A scenario is simulated by providing an agent that is an object in the scenario, providing a time window for the scenario that spans the farthest reachable past time and the farthest reachable future time with respect to a present time for the agent and/or at least one player that interacts with the simulated scenario,...
A method to dynamically group devices based on device information, which is associated with a system for monitoring the device information that communicates information between a device and an enterprise. Information is collected from a device information source to obtain an actual status of a device. The actual status...
A process for redissociating Michael adducts which are present in a liquid F with a proportion by weight of ≧10% by weight and have been formed in the preparation of acrylic acid or esters thereof in a redissociating apparatus which comprises a pump P, a separating column K with separating internals and a circulation...
A new class of C 2 -symmetric biaryldiphosphines comprising a fused ring system (dioxacycle) which has at least seven ring atoms and can be varied synthetically. The biaryldiphosphines can be used as ligands for preparing metal complexes useful as catalysts in organic synthesis, and the dioxacycles can be varied to opt...
An apparatus for changing relative concentrations of first and second analyte substances in an analyte sample comprises a sample cell defining a sample chamber therewithin, and a semipermeable boundary member disposed in the sample chamber to define first and second sides of the sample chamber. Sample flow input and sa...
Protéine présente à la surface des cellules souches hématopoïétiques de la lignée lymphoïde et des cellules NK matures, séquence isolée d'ADNc correspondante ainsi que leurs applications en tant que marqueur desdites cellules et pour la préparation d'anticorps dirigés contre ladite protéine.Applica...
The method, in which the water to be treated is partly oxygenated by a specific aeration carried out before percolation through a biofilter having a bacteria-supporting bed of filtering material, has a measurement stage of at least one parameter constituted by the oxidation-reduction potential of the aerated water befo...
A method of selectively and quantitatively removing and concentrating at least one selected ion from a multiple ion solution in which other ions are present is disclosed. The method comprises (a) bringing a complexing agent for the selected ion(s) into contact with the multiple ion solution to remove and concentr...
A request to issue a photographing ID is received from a user and a first photographing ID is generated. The first photographing ID is issued from an ID issuer installed in a photographing spot. When a second photographing ID is received from a mobile terminal of the user, the first photographing ID is collated with th...
Methods and systems to facilitate real time communications and/or commerce via a social network. In one embodiment, a method includes maintaining data representing a social network of a plurality of members, including a first member and a second member; and providing the first member with information to present the sec...
Formaldehyde present in a waste water containing lower carboxylic acids is recovered by reacting said waste water at 0° to 90° C. with the amount of ammonia required for converting said formaldehyde into hexamine and the latter is recovered in solid form by evaporating the resulting solution. The solid hexamine...
A system and method for collecting and processing surgical data as provided. Hospitals act as local sites and collect data associated with surgical procedures performed therein. The local sites send data to a central site which processes the data and provides recommendations back to the local sites. The recommendations...
The invention concerns a cyclic method for separating at least one chemical element E1 from at least one chemical element E2 from an aqueous solution containing said elements, which employs a mixture of two extractants operating in non-overlapping chemical fields. Each cycle of said method comprises: a) co-extra...
The wind-driven power generation unit has a vertical shaft carrying pairs of parallel radial beams and short radial spokes at a fixed angle relative to the beams. Vanes are pivoted about vertical axes at the radially outer ends of the beams. The swivel motion of the vanes on the pivot is limited by lines fixed to the e...
Dispositif de nettoyage pour pompe comportant au moins une cloche à air et accessoire pour pompe.La cloche à air (2) d'une pompe (1) est reliée à un pressostat (3).Le dispositif de nettoyage se présente sous la forme d'un boîtier (4) interposé entre la cloche à air (2) et le pressostat (3)....
The invention relates to compounds of the formula ##STR1## in which: A is a divalent radical selected from: A 1 ) --O--CO-- A 2 ) --CH 2 --O--CO-- A 3 ) --O--CH 2 --CO-- A 4 ) --O--CH 2 --CH 2 -- A 5 ) --N(R 1 )--CO-- A 6 ) --N(R 1 )--CO--CO-- A 7 ) --N(R 1 )--CH 2 --CH 2 ...
The present invention relates to a process for targeted replacement of at least a part of an endogenous gene by at least a part of a foreign gene or targeted insertion of at least a part of a foreign gene at a targeted site in an endogenous gene in a cell by homologous recombination. This process includes (A) providing...
Methods for the separation of sulfur compounds from a liquid hydrocarbon mixture using a hydrophilic, non-ionic membrane are provided. The membrane can also be composed of water-soluble material. Preferred membranes include polyvinylpyrrolidone and cellulose triacetate membranes. The liquid hydrocarbon mixture may be l...
Esta invención se refiere a un método para la obtención por técnicas de ingeniería genética de plantas mejoradas en su capacidad de sintetizar, acumular y exudar ácidos orgánicos. Más especifícamente se refiere a la generación de plantas transgénicas que tienen una capacidad mejorada de producir y excretar ...
La présente invention a pour objet un appareil de mesure de l'éthylène servant à mesurer la quantité d'éthylène présent dans un gaz. Cet appareil comprend un générateur d'ozone, un espace de réaction dans lequel pénètrent un excédent d'ozone et le gaz, et un détecteur servant à détecter...
Disclosed herein are base metal catalyst devices for removing ozone, volatile organic compounds, and other pollutants from an air flow stream. A catalyst device includes a housing, a solid substrate disposed within the housing, and a catalyst layer disposed on the substrate. The catalyst layer includes a first base met...
During a card not present (CNP) transaction the user is required to provide more information which includes a two-way handover during transaction processing, merchant options in choosing these steps, security measures in storing information, and retrieving information to fight charge backs. APIs are provided to merchan...
A production method of an electrophotographic photosensitive member which has high productivity when producing a surface layer in which depressed portions which are independent respectively are formed on an electrophotographic photosensitive member surface, and can produce highly uniform depressed portions in a photose...
Example methods, apparatus and articles of manufacture to present changes in clinical records are disclosed. A disclosed example method includes identifying a difference between first and second clinical records of a patient, forming an animated clinical record display including the first clinical record and an animate...
The present invention applies a novel iterative algorithm to the problem of multidimensional optimization by supplying a strict, nonlinear mathematical solution to what has traditionally been treated as a linear multidimensional problem. The process consists of randomly selecting a statistically significant sample of a...
A cardinality estimator computes an estimated cardinality for a database column using a formula that accounts for skew in the data in the column. The result is an estimate of cardinality that more closely resembles the actual cardinality in the column. The improved cardinality estimate may then be used to make better q...
A visible element that is at least partially visible from an outside of a motor vehicle. The visible element is a part of either a lighting and/or signaling device and is capable of presenting at least a first appearance or a second appearance. The first and second appearances being able to remain in the absence of ele...
The invention relates to 1-Benzenesulfonyl-1,3-dihydroindol-2-one derivatives of the formula ##STR1## and their salts, where appropriate, to their preparation and to pharmaceutical compositions in which they are present. These compounds have an affinity for the vasopressin and/or ocytocin receptors....
L'invention concerne une composition aqueuse pour l'élimination chimique du rechargement métallique présent sur les ailes de turbines, de préférence des turbines à gaz comprenant au moins un acide héxafluorosilicique et un acide phosphorique....
The present invention relates to a method of transporting an analyte present in a sample, to a method of concentrating an analyte present in a sample, and to a device for implementing these methods. In the method of transporting an analyte present in a sample of the present invention, a solution A in which the a...
A method for detecting a cause of an abnormal portion present on a surface of a steel product, which comprises the steps of: condensing a pulsed laser beam, irradiating the pulsed laser beam thus condensed onto an abnormal portion present on a surface of a steel product and a vicinity thereof, limiting pulse energy den...
The present invention includes a method of providing data to a memory device to be read at a first frequency comprising the steps of writing data to a memory device at a second frequency; blocking the writing of data after a predetermined amount of data is written; and writing data to the memory device in response to a...
An apparatus and a method for filtering sectioning wastes of a microtome that are present in an air stream are described. The apparatus has an aspiration device with which sectioning waste can be aspirated from a blade region of the microtome with an air stream. A main filter and a prefilter are provided. A valve is pr...
The invention relates to a process for the extraction of uranium (VI) and/or plutonium (IV) present in an aqueous solution by means of N,N-dialkylamides. These N,N-dialkylamides are in accordance with formula: ##STR1## in which R 1 is a straight or branched alkyl radical with 2 to 12 carbon atoms, R 2 and R 4 ,...
The present invention relates to a method for predicting a clinical response of a patient suffering from or at risk of developing gynecologic cancer towards a given mode of treatment, said method comprising the steps of: a) obtaining a biological sample from said patient; b) determining the expression level of at least...
A lab-on-a-chip (LOC) device for detecting target nucleic acid sequences in a fluid, the LOC device having electrochemiluminescent (ECL) probes for detecting the target nucleic acid sequences, each of the probes having an ECL luminophore for emitting photons when in an excited state, a functional moiety for quenching p...