US Patent Application No: 2011/0130,627

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Visualization Instrument

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A visualization instrument comprising a display support component removably coupled to a component insertable into a target space. The insertable component includes a camera providing images of the target space. The images are presented in a display device supported by the display support component. The insertable component may be discarded after a permitted number of uses.

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KING SYSTEMS CORPORATIONNOBLESVILLE, IN12

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Chinnock, Randal B Eastford, US 37 1541
Goodrich, Elizabeth Powell Roslidale, US 3 25
Gregory, Paul Crosby Watertown, US 2 18
Grubner, George Needham, US 11 63
Hack, Brian Cambridge, US 7 49
Jugenheimer, Size Kristin Waltham, US 2 18
McGrail, Thomas W Cicero, US 13 382
Miller, David J Noblesville, US 108 1213
Miller, Richard L Needham, US 111 2598
Palladino, Gary Vincent Cambridge, US 3 25
Pargett, Michael S West Lafayette, US 2 21
Yeh, Yun Siung Tony Libertyville, US 5 30

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Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (3)
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KARL STORZ ENDOVISION, INC. (1)
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KING SYSTEMS CORPORATION (2)
D663026 Visualization instrument 4 2010
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COVIDIEN LP (6)
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