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Wing S Pang, Mark Gross, Hendra Tanumihardja, Ruediger F Rauskolb, G Andrea Pedrazzini, Santiago F Allen: Automated sample processing system including automatic centrifuge device. Beckman Coulter, William H May, Margaret A Sheldon & Mak Kivinski, May 9, 2000: US06060022 (185 worldwide citation)

A system for a clinical lab that is capable of automatically processing, including sorting, of multiple specimen containers. The system comprises a central controller, a workstation, one or more analyzers, and an automated centrifuge. The workstation has automatic detectors for detecting the presenc ...


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Wing S Pang, Mark Gross, Hendra Tanumihardja, Ruediger F Rauskolb, G Andrea Pedrazzini, Santiago F Allen: Automated sample processing system. Beckman Coulter, Hogan & Hartson, November 28, 2006: US07141213 (52 worldwide citation)

A system for a clinical lab that is capable of automatically processing, including sorting, of multiple specimen containers. The system comprises a central controller, a workstation, one or more analyzers, and an automated centrifuge. The workstation has automatic detectors for detecting the presenc ...


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Wing S Pang, Mark Gross, Hendra Tanumihardja, Ruediger F Rauskolb, G Andrea Pedrazzini, Santiago F Allen: Automated sample processing system. Beckman Coulter, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, October 18, 2011: US08038942 (11 worldwide citation)

A system for a clinical lab that is capable of automatically processing, including sorting, of multiple specimen containers. The system comprises a central controller, a workstation, one or more analyzers, and an automated centrifuge. The workstation has automatic detectors for detecting the presenc ...


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Kristopher Buchanan, Marc Key, John Favuzzi, Rosanne Welcher, Benno Guggenheimer, Robert Clark, Michael Barber, Bob Lathrop: Systems and methods of sample processing and temperature control. DAKO Denmark, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, October 30, 2012: US08298815 (7 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods of sample processing and temperature control are disclosed. The invention may especially relate to temperature control, and may in some embodiments be methods of temperature control of an automated sample processing system and methods of automated sample processing. Specifically, ...


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Brian Austin Self, Jonathan Matthew Miller, Carl Theodore Edens: Open platform hybrid manual-automated sample processing system. Qiagen Gaithersburg, RatnerPrestia, April 22, 2014: US08703492 (7 worldwide citation)

An automated sample processing system having a sample input adapted to simultaneously receive a number of sample containers, a reagent input adapted to receive one or more new reagent supplies, a consumable input adapted to receive one or more new consumable supplies, a solid waste output adapted to ...


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SELF BRIAN AUSTIN: Open platform automated sample processing system. QIAGEN, Teskin Robin L, May 20, 2010: WO/2010/056903 (5 worldwide citation)

An automated sample processing system having a sample input adapted to simultaneously receive a number of sample containers, a reagent input adapted to receive one or more new reagent supplies, a consumable input adapted to receive one or more new consumable supplies, a solid waste output adapted to ...


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Winther Lars, Lindberg Martin N: Removal of embedding medium. Dako Denmark, June 6, 2007: EP1793218-A1 (3 worldwide citation)

A method, apparatus and system for automated removal of an embedding medium from an embedded biological sample. The method comprising the steps of: providing an automated sample processing system having an automated process operation capability that causes automated process operation events through ...


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Xuan S Bui, Anthony L Hartman, Toshiyuki Fujimaki, Shinji Tokudaiji, Yoshitake Okabe, Yoshitada Mizusawa: Automated staining system and reaction chamber. Sakura Finetek U, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, January 13, 2015: US08932543 (2 worldwide citation)

An apparatus including a reagent cartridge and a reaction chamber, the reagent cartridge having a reagent capsule removably positioned therein for dispensing of a reagent onto the reaction chamber. A system including a linearly translatable mounting assembly having a plurality of mounting stations d ...


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Charles W Johns: System and method for processing samples. Beckman Coulter, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, March 6, 2018: US09910054 (1 worldwide citation)

An analytical laboratory system and method for processing samples is disclosed. The system includes a manager unit, as well as an aliquotter unit and a centrifuge unit.


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Gordon Feingold, Marc Key: Isolated communication sample processing system and methods of biological slide processing. Dako Denmark, October 3, 2017: US09778273

A sample processing system 101 that may be automated and methods are disclosed where a number of sample processing systems 101, such as stainer, may be connected to a number of separate full function computers 181 through a stainer network 183 that may be isolated from other communication traffic. A ...