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New and improved method and apparatus for the provision of a satisfactory physical and chemical barrier at a fluid interface in the nature of that which occurs at the interface of the separated plasma and packed cells layers in centrifuged blood samples are provided, and are embodied by barrier means which are of greater specific gravity than said blood plasma layer but lesser specific gravity than said blood cells layer and are operable, upon insertion into a centrifuged blood sample container, to sink through said blood plasma layer substantially to said interface and to be wetted and expanded by said blood plasma to expand into firm contact with each other and with the walls of said container to automatically form said barrier at said interface.

Title
Method and apparatus for the provision of fluid interface barriers
Application Number
05/047,495
Publication Number
3647070
Application Date
June 11, 1970
Publication Date
March 7, 1972
Inventor
Adler Stanford L
Assignee
Technicon Corporation
IPC
B01d 21/26
G01N 33/49
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