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A magnetic separation rack and method for separating magnetically attractable particles used in an assay technique such as a heterogeneous diagnostic assay. The rack has a plurality of test tubes holders and a series of magnets positioned so that each test tube has one and only one magnetic immediately adjacent thereto. The magnet is on the side of the test tube at an upper position thereof without extending to the bottom. The particles are then attracted to the side of the test tube permitting removal or rinsing of the medium.

Title
Magnetic separation rack for diagnostic assays
Application Number
7/160551
Publication Number
4895650
Application Date
February 25, 1988
Publication Date
January 23, 1990
Inventor
Robert Wang
San Diego
CA, US
Agent
Lyon & Lyon
Assignee
Gen Probe Incorporated
CA, US
IPC
B03C 1/02
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