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SueAnn C Dahm, Arthur Schleifer, Carol T Schembri, Douglas A Amorese: Testing multiple fluid samples with multiple biopolymer arrays. Agilent Technologies, Gordon M Stewart, June 4, 2002: US06399394 (167 worldwide citation)

A method of testing multiple fluid samples with multiple biopolymer arrays. A cover is assembled to a contiguous substrate carrying on a first side, multiple arrays each with multiple regions of biopolymers linked to the substrate, such that the cover and the substrate together form a plurality of c ...


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Arthur Schleifer, Carol T Schembri, Michael P Caren: Preparation of biopolymer arrays. Agilent Technologies, Gordon Stewart, June 5, 2001: US06242266 (118 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for fabricating an array of biopolymers on a substrate using a biopolymer or biomonomer fluid, and using a fluid dispensing head. The head has at least one jet which can dispense droplets onto a substrate, the jet including a chamber with an orifice, and including an ejector w ...


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David A King, Nicholas Sampas, Carol T Schembri: Apparatus and method with tiled light source array for integrated assay sensing. Hewlett Packard Company, Philip S Yip, September 22, 1998: US05812272 (107 worldwide citation)

A technique for analyzing target chemicals is provided. The apparatus of the technique contains an array of two or more light sources. Each of the array elements includes a light source. The light source has an emitting surface from which light can be emitted. Two or more binder chemical moieties ar ...


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Carol T Schembri: Methods of transporting fluids within an analytical rotor. Abaxis, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, December 2, 1997: US05693233 (84 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an analytical rotor which holds a fluid in a chamber, typically to allow mixing with a reagent, and transfers the fluid to a receiving chamber in the rotor. The rotor comprises a holding chamber having an single exit duct and a receiving chamber connected to the holdin ...


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Carol T Schembri: Analytical rotor with dye mixing chamber. Abaxis, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, December 5, 1995: US05472603 (82 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an analytical rotor which holds a fluid in a chamber, typically to allow mixing with a reagent, and transfers the fluid to a receiving chamber in the rotor. The rotor comprises a holding chamber having an single exit duct and a receiving chamber connected to the holdin ...


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Tammy L Burd, Carol T Schembri: Apparatus and method for continuous centrifugal blood cell separation. Abaxis, Townsend and Townsend, February 16, 1993: US05186844 (79 worldwide citation)

An analytical rotor for separating cellular components from a biological fluid includes a separation chamber spaced radially outward from a sample chamber. The sample chamber may be an open receptacle disposed to receive sample or may be a mixing chamber which receives sample and diluent. A flow res ...


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Michael P Caren, Carol T Schembri, Peter G Webb: Fabricating biopolymer arrays. Agilent Technologies, Gordon Stewart, November 27, 2001: US06323043 (67 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for fabricating an array of biopolymers on a substrate using a biopolymer or biomonomer fluid, and using a dispensing head. The head has a reservoir chamber and at least one jet which can dispense droplets onto a substrate. The jet includes a capillary delivery chamber communi ...


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Carol T Schembri: Centrifugal rotor having flow partition. December 22, 1992: US05173193 (62 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a centrifugal rotor which measures and delivers a predetermined volume of fluid to a receiving chamber in the rotor. The rotor comprises a bulk fluid chamber containing a bulk amount of fluid and a metering chamber which has a predetermined volume. The bulk fluid flowi ...


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Boris Braynin, Tammy L Burd, Steven Buhl, Carol T Schembri: Sample metering port for analytical rotor having overflow chamber. Abaxis Incorporated, Townsend and Townsend Khourie and Crew, September 7, 1993: US05242606 (57 worldwide citation)

An analytical rotor for separating plasma whole blood comprises a rotor body having a sample application port in an upper surface thereof. Blood introduced to the sample application port is metered into a metering chamber by capillary flow while the rotor remains stationary. Excess blood passes into ...


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Tammy L Burd, Carol T Schembri: Reagent container for analytical rotor. Abaxis, Townsend and Townsend Khourie and Crew, April 19, 1994: US05304348 (54 worldwide citation)

An analytical rotor which comprises a receptacle for receiving a post on a centrifuge and a sealed rigid container in the rotor body proximate to the receptacle is provided. The seal on the container is opened when the post is inserted in the receptacle, thereby releasing a liquid in the container. ...