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Bobbi Druyor Sanchez, Anthony Ford, Bronwen Heilman, Darin McDaniel, Brian McGraw, Stephen Mead, William Richards, Wayne Showalter: Method and apparatus for rinsing a microscope slide. Ventana Medical Systems, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, July 25, 2000: US06093574 (122 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for an automated biological reaction system is provided. In the processing of a biological reaction system, there is a need for consistently placing an amount of liquid on a slide. In order to accomplish this, several methods are used including a consistency pulse and a volume ...


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Anthony Ford, Darin McDaniel, Stephen Mead, William Richards, Bobbi Druyor Sanchez, Bronwen Heilman: Fluid dispenser. Ventana Medical Systems, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, April 4, 2000: US06045759 (74 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for an automated biological reaction system is provided. In the processing of a biological reaction system, there is a need for consistently placing an amount of fluid on a slide. In order to accomplish this, several methods are used including a consistency pulse and a volume ...


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Anthony Ford, Darin McDaniel, Stephen Mead, William Richards, Wayne Showalter, Bobbi Druyor Sanchez, Bronwen Heilman, Brian McGraw: Fluid dispenser. Ventana Medical Systems, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, February 27, 2001: US06192945 (65 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for an automated biological reaction system is provided. In the processing of a biological reaction system, there is a need for consistently placing an amount of fluid on a slide. In order to accomplish this, several methods are used including a consistency pulse and a volume ...


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Anthony Ford, Darin McDaniel, Stephen Mead, William Richards, Wayne Showalter, Bobbi Druyor Sanchez, Bronwen Heilman, Brian McGraw: Fluid dispenser. Ventana Medical Systems, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, July 9, 2002: US06416713 (42 worldwide citation)

A method of assembly of a fluid dispenser of an apparatus for an automated biological reaction system is provided. In the processing of a biological reaction system, there is a need for consistently placing an amount of fluid on a slide. In order to accomplish this, several methods are used includin ...


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William Richards, Anthony Ford, Vince Rizzo, Darin McDaniel, Kurt Reinhardt: System and method of aspirating and dispensing reagent. Ventana Medical Systems, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, June 18, 2002: US06405609 (38 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods for aspirating and dispensing reagents are provided. Aspirating of reagents is accomplished by a probe, a vial insert and reagent vial according to the present invention wherein a seal is formed between the probe and the vial insert when the probe engages the vial insert. Dispe ...


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William Richards, Anthony Ford, Vince Rizzo, Darin McDaniel, Kurt Reinhardt, Wayne Showalter: System and method of aspirating and dispensing reagent. Ventana Medical Systems, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, March 25, 2003: US06537818 (35 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods for aspirating and dispensing reagents are provided. Aspirating of reagents is accomplished by a probe, a vial insert and reagent vial according to the present invention wherein a seal is formed between the probe and the vial insert when the probe engages the vial insert. Dispe ...


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Anthony Ford, Darin McDaniel, Stephen Mead, William Richards, Wayne Showalter, Bobbi Druyor Sanchez, Bronwen Heilman, Brian McGraw: Fluid dispenser. Ventana Medical Systems, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, September 20, 2005: US06945128 (18 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for an automated biological reaction system is provided. In the processing of a biological reaction system, there is a need for consistently placing an amount of fluid on a slide. In order to accomplish this, several methods are used including a consistency pulse and a volume ...


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Anthony Ford Hutchinson, Colin Funk, Richard Grygorczyk, Kathleen Metters: DNA encoding prostaglandin receptor EP1. Merck Frosst Canada, Vanerbilt University, J Mark Hand, Jack L Tribble, November 16, 1999: US05985597 (17 worldwide citation)

A novel prostaglandin receptor has been identified and DNA encoding the receptor has been isolated, purified, sequenced and expressed in host cells. This DNA encoding the novel prostaglandin receptor and host cells expressing the receptor are used to identify modulators of the prostaglandin receptor ...


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Anthony Ford Hutchinson, Richard Grygorczyk, Collin Funk, Kathleen Metters: Purified prostaglandin receptor EP1. Merck Frosst Canada, Vanderbilt University, J Mark Hand, Jack L Tribble, February 29, 2000: US06031079 (15 worldwide citation)

A novel prostaglandin receptor has been identified and DNA encoding the receptor has been isolated, purified, sequenced and expressed in host cells. This DNA encoding the novel prostaglandin receptor and host cells expressing the receptor are used to identify modulators of the prostaglandin receptor ...


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Kurt Reinhardt, Anthony Ford, Mirek Holubec: Method and apparatus for automated coverslipping. Ventana Medical Systems, September 18, 2007: US07271006 (11 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for selecting and dispensing coverglasses over specimens on slides for the purpose of viewing specimens through a microscope. The selecting device contains a suctioning mechanism for picking up a coverglass from a stack of coverglasses. It also contains the ability to bend th ...