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Kelly G Ammann, Ralph E Burns, Ernest V Hansberry, Glenn A Horner, Cheryl A Jakub, John E Kling, Donald J Nieglos, Robert E Schneider, Robert J Smith: Automated process for isolating and amplifying a target nucleic acid sequence. Gen Probe Incorporated, Charles B Cappellari, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Manbeck, January 1, 2002: US06335166 (144 worldwide citation)

An automated analyzer for performing multiple diagnostic assays simultaneously includes multiple stations, or modules, in which discrete aspects of the assay are performed on fluid samples contained in reaction receptacles. The analyzer includes stations for automatically preparing a specimen sample ...


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Robert J Smith: Energizing circuit for ultrasonic transducer. Solid State Systems Corporation, Christensen O Connor Johnson & Kindness, April 24, 1984: US04445063 (137 worldwide citation)

An energizing circuit (10) for automatically driving a piezoelectric crystal transducer (Y1) at its resonant frequency includes a resonant circuit (12) of which the transducer (Y1) forms a capacitive element and the secondary winding (80) of a transformer (T2) forms an inductive element. In addition ...


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Kelly G Ammann, Ralph E Burns, Ernest V Hansberry, Glenn A Horner, Cheryl A Jakub, John E Kling, Donald J Nieglos, Robert E Schneider, Robert J Smith: Method and apparatus for performing a magnetic separation purification procedure on a sample solution. Gen Probe Incorporated, Charles B Cappellari Esq, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Manbeck P C, August 12, 2003: US06605213 (135 worldwide citation)

An automated analyzer for performing multiple diagnostic assays simultaneously includes multiple stations, or modules, in which discrete aspects of the assay are performed on fluid samples contained in reaction receptacles. The analyzer includes stations for automatically preparing a specimen sample ...


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Glenn A Horner, Shirley J Johnson, Robert E Schneider, Robert J Smith, Gus Tseo: Reaction receptacle apparatus. Gen Probe Incorporated, Charles E Cappellari, Richard Wydeven, February 11, 2003: US06517783 (134 worldwide citation)

A reaction receptacle apparatus includes one or more individual receptacles for containing chemical or biological substances. The one or more receptacles are arranged to be engaged by tubular elements of a substance transfer device for transferring substances into or out of the individual receptacle ...


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Kelly G Ammann, Ralph E Burns, Ernest V Hansberry, Glenn A Horner, Cheryl A Jakub, John E Kling, Donald J Nieglos, Robert E Schneider, Robert J Smith: Automated process for isolating and amplifying a target nucleic acid sequence. Gen Probe Incorporated, Charles B Cappellari, Richard Wydeven, May 10, 2005: US06890742 (104 worldwide citation)

An automated analyzer for performing multiple diagnostic assays simultaneously includes multiple stations, or modules, in which discrete aspects of the assay are performed on fluid samples contained in reaction receptacles. The analyzer includes stations for automatically preparing a specimen sample ...


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Ronald L Bussiere, Robert J Smith: Apparatus for curing dental restorative composites. Surgicorp, Christensen O Connor Johnson & Kindness, December 29, 1987: US04716296 (84 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for applying light in selective frequency ranges to organic composite materials used in restorative dentistry for optimum curing of the composite materials includes a lamp (14) energized by power supply (12) to transmit light through a flexible light transmitting cord (22). A dichroic f ...


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Glenn A Horner, Shirley J Johnson, Robert E Schneider, Robert J Smith, Gus Tseo: Reaction receptacle apparatus. Gen Probe Incorporated, Charles B Cappellari, Richard Wydeven, February 11, 2003: US06517782 (64 worldwide citation)

A reaction receptacle apparatus includes one or more individual receptacles for containing chemical or biological substances. The one or more receptacles are arranged to be engaged by tubular elements of a substance transfer device for transferring substances into or out of the individual receptacle ...


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Kelly G Ammann, Robert E Schneider, Robert J Smith: Incubator for use in an automated diagnostic analyzer. Gen Probe Incorporated, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Manbeck PC, September 11, 2007: US07267795 (58 worldwide citation)

An automated analyzer for performing multiple diagnostic assays simultaneously includes multiple stations, or modules, in which discrete aspects of the assay are performed on fluid samples contained in reaction receptacles. The analyzer includes stations for automatically preparing a specimen sample ...


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Glenn A Horner, Shirley J Johnson, Robert E Schneider, Robert J Smith, Gus Tseo: Reaction receptacle apparatus. Gen Probe Incorporated, Charles B Cappellari, Richard Wydeven, July 11, 2000: US06086827 (57 worldwide citation)

A reaction receptacle apparatus includes one or more individual receptacles for containing chemical or biological substances. The one or more receptacles are arranged to be engaged by tubular elements of a substance transfer device for transferring substances into or out of the individual receptacle ...


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Ronald L Bussiere, Robert J Smith: Light generating apparatus for curing dental restorative composites. Solid State Systems Corporation, Christensen O Connor Johnson & Kindness, May 22, 1984: US04450139 (49 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for photochemically curing organic composites used to repair teeth includes a quartz halogen lamp (12) which is activated for a particular length of time by a cycle control circuit (42) which produces a control signal for a preselected time interval. A switching circuit (38) is coupled ...