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Jay K Bass: Compressed loading apparatus and method for liquid transfer. Agilent Technologies, June 4, 2002: US06399396 (24 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for transferring one or more liquid samples from a depot member uses a receiving member that supports at least one receptacle and has a plurality of orifices in fluid communication with the receptacle. The depot member has a plurality of wells. Each well has an opening at one ...


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Jay K Bass, Jacqueline Tso: Methods for applying small volumes of reagents. Agilent Technologies, August 27, 2002: US06440669 (21 worldwide citation)

Methods, devices and apparatus are disclosed for carrying out multiple chemical reactions, such as in situ synthesis of polynucleotides, on a surface comprising an array of discrete sites. Molecules are deposited at a predetermined number of the discrete sites on the surface for reaction at the disc ...


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Jay K Bass: Multiple pass deposition for chemical array fabrication. Agilent Technologies, Gordon M Stewart, July 16, 2002: US06420180 (17 worldwide citation)

A method, apparatus, and computer program products, for forming an addressable array on a substrate. In the method, for each of multiple addresses on the substrate, a reagent drop set is deposited during a cycle so as to attach a corresponding moiety for that address. The foregoing step is repeated ...


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Jay K Bass, John F McEntee, Tim J Lazaruk, Maryam Mobed Miremadi: Methods for manufacturing arrays. Agilent Technologies, November 18, 2003: US06649348 (15 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods are disclosed for synthesizing a plurality of compounds on the surface of supports. Biopolymer features are attached to the surfaces of the supports. The synthesis generally comprises a plurality of steps. In the present invention at least two of the steps are performed by plac ...


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Jay K Bass, John F McEntee, Tim J Lazaruk, Maryam Mobed Miremadi, Brent T Tolosko: Small volume chambers. Agilent Technologies, September 14, 2004: US06790620 (15 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods are disclosed for forming a reaction chamber having relatively small volumes. An apparatus comprises two elements and a mechanism for introducing a gas to form a movable aerodynamic seal between the elements. In this manner a chamber having a controllable interior environment i ...


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Jay K Bass: Error detection in chemical array fabrication. Agilent Technologies, September 13, 2005: US06943036 (14 worldwide citation)

A method, apparatus, and computer program product, for forming an addressable array of chemical moieties on a substrate. The method may include, for each of multiple locations on the substrate, depositing a reagent drop set during a cycle so as to attach a corresponding moiety for that location. Thi ...


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Jay K Bass: Feature quality in array fabrication. Agilent Technologies, Gordon M Stewart, July 1, 2003: US06587579 (14 worldwide citation)

A method, and apparatus and computer program products for executing the method. The method includes obtaining a set of multiple images of a target feature location on an array of multiple features, each image of the set representing the target feature location following deposition of a corresponding ...


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Jay K Bass, Jacqueline Tso: Methods for applying small volumes of reagents. Agilent Technologies, September 12, 2006: US07105295 (14 worldwide citation)

Methods, devices and apparatus are disclosed for carrying out multiple chemical reactions, such as in situ synthesis of polynucleotides, on a surface comprising an array of discrete sites. Molecules are deposited at a predetermined number of the discrete sites on the surface for reaction at the disc ...


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Jay K Bass, Maryam Mobed Miremadi, Eric M Leproust: Manufacture of arrays with reduced error impact. Agilent Technologies, Agilent Technologies, September 6, 2005: US06939673 (12 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are disclosed for synthesizing a purality of compounds such as biopolymers on the surface of supports. The synthesis comprises a plurality of steps in which reagents for conducting the synthesis are deposited o the surface of the support to form precursors of the chemical compo ...


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Peter G Webb, Michael P Caren, Kyle J Schleifer, Jay K Bass: Methods of fabricating an addressable array of biopolymer probes. Agilent Technologies, Gordon M Stewart, October 2, 2007: US07276336 (11 worldwide citation)

A method of fabricating an addressable array of biopolymer probes on a substrate according to a target array pattern using a deposition apparatus, and a deposition apparatus which can execute the method and computer program products for the apparatus. The deposition apparatus which, when operated ac ...