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Hamada Etsuo: Observation method of transmission electron microscope and holding jig. Nkk, November 30, 2000: JP2000-329664 (72 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To obtain an observation method of a transmission electron microscope whereby an observation sample can be TEM observed without disturbing a magnetic field of an electromagnetic lens even when the observation sample is a magnetic material, and obtain a holding jig which can sta ...


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Kuroda Yasushi, Yaguchi Norie, Koike Hidemi, Umemura Kaoru: Sample support member for electron microscopic observation. Hitachi, Hitachi Sci Syst, May 11, 2001: JP2001-124676 (71 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a sample support member for electron microscopic observation capable of easily fixing and safely treating an extracted minute sample piece when extracting a more minute sample piece from a sample by FIB working and working it into a TEM sample. SOLUTION: In this samp ...


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Markovits Arthur L, Wolfson Stanley W: Microscope slide assembly. Clinical Sciences, May 29, 1973: US3736042 (61 worldwide citation)

A microscope slide assembly and a method of preparing such which includes an optically clear glass slide having a controlled thickness fluorocarbon layer coated on one planar surface. The layer is provided with a multiplicity of openings to form wells on the glass slide. An agar solution may be inco ...


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Yamaji Kazutaka C O Idemitsu P, Takase Minoru C O Idemitsu Pet: Analysis apparatus.. Idemitsu Petrochemical Co, October 17, 1990: EP0392475-A2 (60 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is an analysis apparatus for testing blood and other samples by a quantative analysis and a qualitative analysis, in which samples are developed on sample development surfaces (5) of a rotatable disk (1) by a centrifugal force due to a rotation of the disk, the developed samples are scanne ...


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Pourahmadi Farzad, Mcmillian William A, Ching Jesus, Chang Ronald, Christel Lee A, Kovacs Gregory T, Northrup M Allen, Petersen Kurt E: Device and method for lysis. Cepheid, February 13, 2002: EP1179585-A2 (50 worldwide citation)

A cartridge (101) for separating a desired analyte from a fluid sample includes a sample port (103) and a sample flow path extending from the port through the body of the cartridge. The sample flow path includes at least one flow-through component (122), e.g. filter paper or a microfabricated chip, ...


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Pilat Michael J: Source test cascade impactor. The Battelle Development Corporation, September 26, 1972: US3693457 (48 worldwide citation)

A cascade impactor for measuring the quantity and size distribution of suspended particles in stacks, ducts and other pollution sources is described. The impactor which is adapted to be placed within the duct carrying the particle-laden fluids comprises a tubular body containing a plurality of seria ...


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Weinreb Arye, Deutsch Mordechai: System and methods for cell selection.. Univ Bar Ilan, November 16, 1983: EP0094193-A2 (46 worldwide citation)

In a system for selecting particular biological cells from other cells and observing at least one selected property of the selected biological cells, an arrangement comprising: carrier means having a preselected thickness between a top surface on which biological cells are disposable and an opposite ...


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Watanabe Rie, Kitamura Yuichi: Method for cutting board. Matsushita Electronics, August 4, 2000: JP2000-216114 (45 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a method for cutting a board with a high positional accuracy in order to observe the section of a specific element. SOLUTION: After determining on a board 1 an analytic region 17 including a semiconductor element 2, a line 3 passing through the analytic region 17 is ...


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Franzen Jochen, Schuerenberg Martin: Sample support for mass spectroscopy. Bruker Daltonik, June 16, 1999: GB2332273-A (43 worldwide citation)

A sample support plate for use where samples are loaded onto the plate as droplets of sample solution and then dried is characterised by being hydrophobic with respect to the solution. Utility is in matrix assisted laser desorption mass spectroscopy (MALDI) of large biomolecules. Plates are typicall ...


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Commarmot Roger, Didenot Dominique, Gardais Jean Francois: Automatic digesting apparatus for the individual treatment of samples of products in containers.. Prolabo, October 2, 1985: EP0156742-A1 (43 worldwide citation)

Minéralisation de composés. L'appareil de minéralisation comprend: un four micro-ondes (1) délimitant une cavité apte à la réception uniquement de la capacité de rétention d'un récipient. un dispositif (2) d'amenage selon une succession aléatoire et de présentation individuelle à un poste fixe (24) ...