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INVENTOR. One who invents or finds out something.
     2. The patent laws of the United States authorize a patent to be issued to the original inventor; if the invention is suggested by another, he is not the inventor within the meaning of those laws; but in that case the suggestion must be of the specific process or machine; for a general theoretical suggestion, as that steam might be applied to the navigation of the air or water, without pointing out by what specific process or machine that could be accomplished, would not be such a suggestion as to deprive the person to whom it had been made from being considered as the inventor. Dav. Pat. Cas. 429; 1 C. & P. 558; 1 Russ. & M. 187; 4 Taunt. 770; B ut see 1 M. G. & S. 551; 3 Man. Gr. & Sc. 97.
     3. The applicant for a patent must be both the first and original inventor. 4 Law Report. 342.

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The patents awarded to each inventor Approved Drugs per Inventor The approved drugs protected by each inventor's patents Co-Inventors per Inventor The co-inventors listed on each inventor's patents Assignees per Inventor The assignees listed on each inventor's patents
Co-Inventors per Inventor: The co-inventors on each inventor's patents are shown, along with the patent number and patent title.
Co-Inventors per Inventor The co-inventors on each inventor's patents are shown, along with the patent number and patent title.