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William E Coville, Hyman Grossman, Michael Sokol: Analytical apparatus. Bio Data Corporation, Seidel Gonda Goldhammer & Abbott, September 22, 1987: US04695430 (153 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for automatically performing analytical testing of individual distinct samples of biological fluids wherein a test sample is reacted with test reagents and tested for a change in optical characteristics. A memory stores a plurality of different test protocols. An operator-actuated keybo ...


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William E Coville, Hyman Grossman, Michael Sokol: Apparatus for receiving a test specimen and reagent. Bio Data Corporation, Seidel Gonda Lavorgna & Monaco, April 4, 1989: US04818493 (141 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for automatically performing analytical testing of individual distant samples of biological fluids wherein a test sample is reacted with test reagents and tested for a change in optical characteristics. A memory stores a plurality of different test protocols. An operator-actuated keyboa ...


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William E Coville, David M St Onge: Method and apparatus for directly sampling a fluid for microfiltration. Bio Data Corporation, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld L, June 4, 2002: US06398956 (75 worldwide citation)

Filtration cells capable of direct sampling of a fluid from a container and which may be used for microfiltration of both small and large microvolumes of a fluid to be filtered are provided. Also a process for directly transferring a fluid to be filtered from a container to a filtration cell is desc ...


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William E Coville, David M St Onge: Method and apparatus for directly sampling a fluid for microfiltration. Bio Data Corporation, Volpe and Koenig P C, May 25, 2004: US06740240 (25 worldwide citation)

Filtration cells capable of direct sampling of a fluid from a container and which may be used for microfiltration of both small and large microvolumes of a fluid to be filtered are provided Also a process for directly transferring a fluid to be filtered from a container to a filtration cell is descr ...


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William E Coville: Clot retainer. Bio Data Corporation, Volpe & Koenig PC, November 13, 2007: US07294311 (22 worldwide citation)

A clot retainer for generally separating liquid from solid components in a specimen enclosed in a container having a closure. The clot retainer includes fingers that are adapted to displace solid components of the specimen. The clot retainer can be inserted through the closure of the container witho ...


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William E Coville, Hyman Grossman: Apparatus for receiving a test specimen and reagent. Bio Data Corporation, Seidel Gonda Lavorgna & Monaco, March 19, 1991: US05000923 (17 worldwide citation)

An improvement to an apparatus for receiving a sample of biological fluid containing non-fluid components. Prior art sample cell for use in conjunction with prior art analytical apparatus comprises two slidably engaged members, first member comprising a reservoir for holding fluid sample to be teste ...


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William E Coville, Donald G Ware: Method and apparatus for using vertical magnetic stirring to produce turbulent and chaotic mixing in various states, without compromising components. Volpe and Koenig P C, January 24, 2006: US06988825 (13 worldwide citation)

Vertical electromagnetic stirring is used to produce low shear, stress, turbulent and chaotic mixing of a liquid material or suspension in a container regardless of the volume or container geometry. Movement of a magnetic stir bar is controlled by multiple magnetic fields. The magnetic fields are pr ...


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William E Coville, David M St Onge: Method and apparatus for directly sampling a fluid for microfiltration. Bio Data Corporation, Volpe and Koenig P C, August 9, 2005: US06926834 (11 worldwide citation)

Filtration cells capable of direct sampling of a fluid from a container and which may be used for microfiltration of both small and large microvolumes of a fluid to be filtered are provided. Also a process for directly transferring a fluid to be filtered from a container to a filtration cell is desc ...


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William E Coville, Donald G Ware: Method and apparatus for using vertical magnetic stirring to produce turbulent and chaotic mixing in various states, without compromising components. Bio Data Corporation, Volpe and Koenig PC, April 29, 2008: US07364350 (9 worldwide citation)

Vertical electromagnetic stirring is used to produce low shear, stress, turbulent and chaotic mixing of a liquid material or suspension in a container regardless of the volume or container geometry. Movement of a magnetic stir bar is controlled by multiple magnetic fields. The magnetic fields are pr ...


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William E Coville, David M St Onge: Method and apparatus for directly sampling a fluid for microfiltration. Bio Data Corporation, Volpe and Koenig P C, October 30, 2007: US07288195 (7 worldwide citation)

A process for filtering a fluid is provided. The process includes providing a filtration cell having a filter membrane, a base configured to receive filtrate passing through the membrane, and a flow channel open to the filter membrane. A flow of the fluid is provided through the flow channel substan ...