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Rolf Moser, Lukas Birrer: Thermal cycler. Roche Diagnostic Systems, George W Johnston, William H Epstein, John P Parise, August 18, 1998: US05795547 (129 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for automatic performance of temperature cycles in a number of test tubes in which each test tube is closed by a closure and contains a predetermined volume of a liquid reaction mixture. The apparatus includes a holder, a computer-controlled automatic control system, and a device for cy ...


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Rolf Moser, Lukas Birrer: Thermal cycler. Hoffmann La Roche, George W Johnston, William H Epstein, John P Parise, April 1, 1997: US05616301 (86 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for automatic performance of temperature cycles in a number of test tubes in which each test tube is closed by a closure and contains a predetermined volume of a liquid reaction mixture. The apparatus includes a holder, a computer-controlled automatic control system, and a device for cy ...


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Urban Schnell, Olivier Elsenhans, Thomas Caratsch, Lukas Birrer, Emad Sarofim: System for thermocycling of fluids in cartridges. Roche Molecular Systems, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, Charles M Doyle, August 14, 2007: US07256035 (2 worldwide citation)

System for thermocycling of fluids in cartridges comprising a thermocycling unit in thermal contact with a first substantially planar and heat conducting wall of a cartridge, a light source for transmitting light into the interior of said cartridge through a second light transparent wall of said car ...


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Lukas Birrer, Thomas Caratsch, Olivier Elsenhans, Emad Sarofim, Urban Schnell: Method and a device for measuring the spatially averaged intensity of a light beam and a method and a device for regulating a light source. Pennie And Edmonds, December 19, 2002: US20020190194-A1

A photoelectric module (1) comprises an electrically non-conducting support (2) and a photoelectric element including an array of spatially distributed photoelectric members applied to a surface of the support (2). High simplicity and efficiency is obtained by the double function of module (1) for l ...