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Mark Joseph Fanning, Jean Pierre Bernard Gayral, Clifford W Karl, Bernard Jean Marie Limon, Donald Meyer, Roger James Morris, Ron Robinson, William Ernest Seaton, David B Shine, Paul Springer, Daniel Ray Williams, James Clement Bishop, Craig Drager, Thomas Burchard, David Chastain, Stephen Guerrera, Andrew Moore, David Porat, Arthur Rousmaniere, Andrew Zeigler: Automatic sample testing machine. bioMerieux Vitek, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, June 9, 1998: US05762873 (90 worldwide citation)

An automatic sample testing machine for testing samples stored in test cards. The machine has a test sample positioning system for moving a tray containing a plurality of test sample cards and fluid receptacles among various stations in the machine. The machine has a diluting station for adding a pr ...


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Bernard Jean Marie Limon, Fabienne Marquis Weible, Philippe Renaud: Analysis card. Bio Merieux, Oliff & Berridge, February 9, 1999: US05869002 (38 worldwide citation)

An analysis card containing two mutually separate chambers separated by a frangible partition that is arranged within the card and made of an absorbent and preferably plastic material for absorbing light energy having at least a predetermined wavelength, and converting it into heat energy capable of ...


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Mark Joseph Fanning, Jean Pierre Bernard Gayral, Clifford W Karl, Bernard Jean Marie Limon, Donald Meyer, Roger James Morris, Ron Robinson, William Ernest Seaton, David B Shine, Paul Springer, James Clement Bishop, Craig Drager, Thomas Burchard, David Chastain, Stephen Guerrera, Andrew Moore, David Porat, Arthur Rousmaniere, Andrew Zeigler: Automatic sample testing method. bioMerieux Vitek, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, January 5, 1999: US05856193 (6 worldwide citation)

An automatic sample testing machine for testing samples stored in test cards. The machine has a test sample positioning system for moving a tray containing a plurality of test sample cards and fluid receptacles among various stations in the machine. The machine has a diluting station for adding a pr ...


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Mark Joseph Fanning, Gayral Jean Pierre Bernard, Clifford W Karl, Bernard Jean Marie Limon, Meyer Donald, Roger James Morris, Lon Robinson, William Ernest Sweeton, Shine David, Paul Springer, Williams Daniel Ray, Eric William Anson, Bishop James Clement, Drager Craig, Thomas H Burchard, Chastain David, Guerrera Stephen, Porat David, Andrew Moore, Arthur Rousmaniere, Richard James Ryall, Andrew Zeigler, Raymond E O Bear, Kent Smith C, Gregg Flender, Gerst Joanne T: Automatic sample tester. Biomerieux Vitek, December 16, 1997: JP1997-325151

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide an automatic sample testing apparatus to test a sample housed in a test card. SOLUTION: This apparatus 20 has a test sample array system 100 to move a tray 22 for housing a plurality of test sample cards 28 and a fluid container between various stations therein. The ...