07714301 is referenced by 3 patents and cites 61 patents.

An apparatus including an LED excitation source and module useful for full plate imaging fluorescence instruments as well as methods for calibrating such instruments. The apparatus may include a light source operative to provide simultaneous illumination of a first wavelength selected to a plurality of samples to excite the fluorescent emission of light of a second wavelength by said plurality of samples wherein the light source is an LED array; and an optical sensor, responsive to light at said second wavelength.

Title
Instrument excitation source and calibration method
Application Number
11/100320
Publication Number
7714301 (B2)
Application Date
April 5, 2005
Publication Date
May 11, 2010
Inventor
Reginald Tobias
Ware
MA, US
Todd E French
Sunnyvale
CA, US
Wu Jiang
Sunnyvale
CA, US
Steve McNerney
San Jose
CA, US
Richard C Tighe
Half Moon Bay
CA, US
Robert M Gavin III
Cupertino
CA, US
Joseph H Jackson
El Granada
CA, US
Agent
Morgan Lewis & Bockius
Assignee
Molecular Devices
CA, US
IPC
G01N 21/64
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