Paul N Schnipelsky, Leonard J Seaberg, Charles C Hinckley, Jeffrey A Wellman, William H Donish, John B Findlay: Containment cuvette for PCR and method of use. Eastman Kodak Company, Dana M Schmidt, July 20, 1993: US05229297 (384 worldwide citation)

A cuvette and a method of use which prevent nucleic acid amplified by PCR technology from being released to the atmosphere, while still proceeding to a detection step to determine whether or not the nucleic acid is present. Detection reagents are either pre-incorporated into compartments in the cuve ...

Richard C Sutton, Ignazio S Ponticello, Thomas J Cummins, Dennis R Zander, William H Donish: Element and method for nucleic acid amplification and detection using adhered probes. Eastman Kodak Company, James L Tucker, January 10, 1995: US05380489 (111 worldwide citation)

An element has been prepared which is useful for the detection of nucleic acids in various formats. The element has a sealable support on which is disposed a nucleic acid reagent composition. The composition is a mixture of a nucleic acid reagent composed of polymeric particles to which an oligonucl ...