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Keith G Copeland, Thomas M Grogan, Charles Hassen, William R Humphreys, Charles D Lemme, Phillip C Miller, William L Richards, Wayne A Showalter: Automated biological reaction apparatus. Ventana Medical Systems, Laura Terlizzi, Philip J McKay, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson Franklin & Friel, January 21, 1997: US05595707 (206 worldwide citation)

An automated immunostaining apparatus having a reagent application zone and a reagent supply zone. The apparatus has a carousel slide support supporting a plurality of slide supports thereon, and drive means engaging the carousel slide support for consecutively positioning each of a plurality of sli ...


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Keith G Copeland, Thomas M Grogan, Charles Hassen, William Ross Humphreys, Charles E Lemme, Phillip C Miller, William L Richards, Wayne A Showalter: Automated biological reaction apparatus. Ventana Medical Systems, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, March 5, 2002: US06352861 (169 worldwide citation)

An automated immunostaining apparatus having a reagent application zone and a reagent supply zone. The apparatus has a carousel slide support supporting a plurality of slide supports thereon, and drive means engaging the carousel slide support for consecutively positioning each of a plurality of sli ...


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Keith G Copeland, Thomas M Grogan, Charles Hassen, William Ross Humphreys, Charles D Lemme, Phillip C Miller, William L Richards, Wayne A Showalter: Automated slide processing apparatus with fluid injector. Ventana Medical Systems, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, August 5, 1997: US05654200 (165 worldwide citation)

An automated immunostaining apparatus having a reagent application zone and a reagent supply zone. The apparatus has a carousel slide support supporting a plurality of slide supports thereon, and drive device engaging the carousel slide support for consecutively positioning each of a plurality of sl ...


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Keith G Copeland, Thomas M Grogan, Phillip C Miller, William L Richards, Wayne A Showalter: Method for mixing reagent and sample mounted on a slide. Ventana Medical Systems, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, July 22, 1997: US05650327 (157 worldwide citation)

An automated immunostaining apparatus having a reagent application zone and a reagent supply zone. The apparatus has a carousel slide support (24) supporting a plurality of slide supports (26) thereon, and drive means (48) engaging the carousel slide support (24) for consecutively positioning each o ...


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Keith G Copeland, Thomas M Grogan, Charles Hassen, William Ross Humphreys, Charles D Lemme, Phillip C Miller, William L Richards, Wayne A Showalter: Automated biological reaction apparatus. Ventana Medical Systems, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, September 13, 2005: US06943029 (129 worldwide citation)

An automated immunostaining apparatus having a reagent application zone and a reagent supply zone. The apparatus has a carousel slide support supporting a plurality of slide supports thereon, and drive means engaging the carousel slide support for consecutively positioning each of a plurality of sli ...


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Keith G Copeland, Thomas M Grogan, Phillip C Miller, William L Richards, Wayne A Showalter: Method for rinsing a tissue sample mounted on a slide. Ventana Medical Systems, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, August 5, 1997: US05654199 (122 worldwide citation)

An automated immunostaining apparatus having a reagent application zone and a reagent supply zone. The apparatus has a carousel slide support (24) supporting a plurality of slide supports (26) thereon, and drive means (48) engaging the carousel slide support (24) for consecutively positioning each o ...


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Keith G Copeland, Thomas M Grogan, Charles Hassen, William Ross Humphreys, Charles D Lemme, Phillip C Miller, William L Richards, Wayne A Showalter: Automated biological reaction apparatus. Ventana Medical Systems, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, December 7, 2004: US06827901 (102 worldwide citation)

An automated immunostaining apparatus having a reagent application zone and a reagent supply zone. The apparatus has a carousel slide support supporting a plurality of slide supports thereon, and drive means engaging the carousel slide support for consecutively positioning each of a plurality of sli ...


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William L Richards, Devon C Campbell: Slide aqueous volume controlling apparatus. Ventana Medical Systems, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, October 29, 2002: US06472217 (86 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods for controlling the fluid on a slide are provided. Fluid reduction is accomplished by directing stream(s) of fluid at an edge of the slide, the streams of fluid being at an angle with the slide of less than 90°. The surface tension at the edge of the slide is broken by the stre ...


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Wayne Showalter, William L Richards, Charles D Lemme: Slide heater calibrator and temperature converter apparatus and method. Ventana Medical Systems, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, June 11, 2002: US06403931 (73 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods for controlling heaters in an automated biological apparatus are provided. The heating system has a conversion buffer in between the desired temperature generator and the heating controller. The heating controller is in communication with a slide temperature sensor, which provi ...


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Kurt Reinhardt, Charles D Lemme, Glen Ward, William L Richards, Wayne Showalter, Brandon Ambler, Austin Ashby, Chris Borchert, Devon C Campbell, Kimberly Christensen, Matthew Freeman, Andrew Ghusson, Rick Griebel, Kendall B Hendrick, Miroslav Holubec, Parula Mehta, Vince Rizzo: Automated high volume slide processing system. Ventana Medical Systems, Ventana Medical Systems, Aden A Rehms, December 23, 2008: US07468161 (38 worldwide citation)

An automated system is provided for performing slide processing operations on slides bearing biological samples. In one embodiment, the disclosed system includes a slide tray holding a plurality of slides in a substantially horizontal position and a workstation that receives the slide tray. In a par ...