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A multiple dose reagent pack and corresponding carousel for an automated analyzer are disclosed. The reagent pack contains a plurality of vial-receiving wells which receive and hold a plurality of reagent-containing vials to form a unitary reagent pack. The carousel contains a plurality of radially spaced compartments which are adapted to receive and hold either a reagent pack or a sample container. A corresponding plurality of reaction container openings are provided on the carousel. Reagent packs for specific assays can be selectively interspersed with sample containers in the compartments to provide a wide variety of test combinations.

Title
Reagent pack and carousel
Application Number
7/47737
Publication Number
4849177
Application Date
May 8, 1987
Publication Date
July 18, 1989
Inventor
Willie W Jordan
Garland
TX, US
Agent
Clifford A Dean
Roberta L Hastreiter
Assignee
Abbott Laboratories
IL, US
IPC
G01N 21/07
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