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Peter M Meserol, Thomas Palmieri: Optical analyzer. Personal Diagnostics, R Gale Rhodes Jr, July 9, 1991: US05029583 (386 worldwide citation)

An optical analyzer for determining an analyte in a fluid of interest such as a body fluid of interest satisfying the foregoing need and embodying the present invention may include a housing; combination optically transparent cuvette and lancet mounted removably in the housing, the cuvette may recei ...


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Peter M Meserol, Thomas Palmieri: Cuvette. Personal Diagnostics, R Gale Rhodes Jr, October 17, 1989: US04873993 (248 worldwide citation)

Cuvette with or without a lancet secured thereto and extending therefrom for producing skin puncture to produce body fluid of interest, the cuvette is made of optically transparent material and is provided with a shape and a plurality of optical elements such as integrally formed optical elements fo ...


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Arthur L Babson, Thomas Palmieri, Anthony P Montalbano, Chris P Montalbano, Greg A Montalbano, Eric C Fleischer: Automated immunoassay analyzer. DPC Cirrus, Whitham Curtis & Whitham, March 23, 1999: US05885530 (168 worldwide citation)

An improved automated immunoassay analyzer including a high throughput automated immunoassay system which can perform high volume testing on a broad range of analytes while selecting from among a diverse set of immunoassays for any given sample. The immunoanalyzer has the capacity to perform a wide ...


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Arthur L Babson, Thomas Palmieri, Anthony P Montalbano, Chris P Montalbano, Greg A Montalbano, Eric C Fleischer: Automated immunoassay analyzer. DPC Cirrus, Whitham Curtis & Whitham, March 23, 1999: US05885529 (128 worldwide citation)

An improved automated immunoassay analyzer including a high throughput automated immunoassay system which can perform high volume testing on a broad range of analytes while selecting from among a diverse set of immunoassays for any given sample. The immunoanalyzer has the capacity to perform a wide ...


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Arthur L Babson, Thomas Palmieri, Douglas R Olson: Multichambered container and instrument for performing diagnostic tests. Cirrus Diagnostics, Whitham & Marhoefer, September 22, 1992: US05149501 (44 worldwide citation)

An instrument (50) automatically determines the concentrations of HDL cholesterol, LDL cholesterol, total cholesterol and triglycerides for a sample (80) of whole, anticoagulated blood placed in a doughnut shaped container (10). The sample (80) is first separated into its blood cell and plasma (84) ...


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Peter M Meserol, Philip Bernstein, Rita C Prodell, Thomas Palmieri: Apparatus and processes for facilitating reaction between analyte and test reagent system. Personal Diagnostics, R Gale Rhodes Jr, February 20, 1990: US04902629 (27 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for and process of facilitating reaction between analyte contained in a sample and test reagent system at least one of which sample and test reagent system is a liquid, wherein the liquid one of the sample and test reagent system is placed in a reservoir, the other of the analyte and test ...


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Thomas Palmieri, Arthur L Babson: Self-sealing reagent container and reagent container system. DPC Cirrus, Whitham Curtis Whitham & McGinn, May 27, 1997: US05632399 (24 worldwide citation)

Self-sealing reagent container, and a system of same on a carousel, related to a vessel having a plurality of separate compartments, each compartment having an opening in an upper surface of the vessel, with a hinged lid member attached to said vessel having spring-like biasing to automatically rese ...


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Robert W Holt, Thomas Palmieri: Low carryover pipette probe. Cirrus Diagnostics, Whitham Curtis Whitham & McGinn, November 21, 1995: US05468453 (21 worldwide citation)

An improved pipette probe in an automated chemical analysis system is provided, along with a pipette tip wash protocol to reduce carryover. The pipette tip comprises an elongated stainless-steel barrel which houses a polytetrafluoroethylene tube. The non-wettable properties of polytetrafluoroethylen ...


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Arthur L Rabson, Thomas Palmieri, Douglas R Olson: Centrifuge vessel with coaxial waste chamber having cap to prevent waste fluid transfer from the chamber into the vessel. Cirrus Diagnostics, Whitham & Marhoefer, September 14, 1993: US05244635 (12 worldwide citation)

A centrifuge vessel for performing immunoassays, affinity chromatography, and like experiments includes a center tube and an outer waste chamber. A biomaterial is held within the center tube and is capable of binding specific analytes in test samples. In operation the centrifuge vessel is rotated at ...


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Ilya Malyarov, Thomas Palmieri: Rotary luminometer. Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics, May 31, 2011: US07951329 (4 worldwide citation)

A rotary luminometer subsystem presents test vessels to a detection mechanism to be read as part of the automated immunoassay analyzer system. The rotary luminometer provides a read station separate from that of the transportation element of the luminometer. Within the read station, a housing and sh ...



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