07272252 is referenced by 155 patents and cites 144 patents.

A method and apparatus for automated analysis of transmitted and fluorescently labeled biological samples, wherein the apparatus automatically scans at a low magnification to acquire images which are analyzed to determine candidate cell objects of interest. Once candidate objects of interest are identified, further analysis is conducted automatically to process and collect data from samples having different staining agents.

Title
Automated system for combining bright field and fluorescent microscopy
Application Number
10/461786
Publication Number
7272252 (B2)
Application Date
June 12, 2003
Publication Date
September 18, 2007
Inventor
James McBride
Mission Viejo
CA, US
Jose De La Torre Bueno
Encinitas
CA, US
Agent
Patterson Thuente Skaar & Christensen P A
Assignee
Clarient
CA, US
IPC
G06K 9/00
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