United States Patent and Trademark Office OG Notices: 07 December 2004
37 CFR 1.47 Notice by Publication Notice is hereby given of the filing of an application with a petition under 37 CFR 1.47 requesting acceptance of the application without the signature of two of the inventors. The petition has been granted. A notice has been sent to the last known addresses of the non-signing inventors. The inventors whose signatures are missing (Victor BRONSHTEIN and Gordana DJORDIJEVIC) may join in the application by promptly filing an appropriate oath or declaration complying with 37 CFR 1.63. The international application number is PCT/US02/14552 and was filed 07 May 2002 in the names of Victor BRONSHTEIN, Gordana DJORDIJEVIC, and Charles E. ISAAC for the invention entitled PRESERVATION OF COMPETENT CELLS AT AMBIENT TEMPERATURES. The national stage number is 10/477,014 and has a 35 U.S.C. 371(c)(1), (c)(2), and (c)(4) date of 02 September 2004.