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Mercolino Thomas J, Shah Virendra O: Control particles for cell counting and instrument linearity.. Becton Dickinson Co, March 9, 1994: EP0586183-A1 (5 worldwide citation)

This invention describes methods and kits for determining instrument linearity of a flow cytometer and is particularly useful as a control particle for use in conjunction with absolute cell counting methods. The particle used in the practice of this invention comprises a small fluorescent bead.


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Thomas J Mercolino, Virendra O Shah: Control particles for cell counting and instrument linearity. Becton Dickinson and Company, David W Highet, February 26, 2002: US06350619 (4 worldwide citation)

This invention describes methods and kits for determining instrument linearity of a flow cytometer and is particularly useful as a control particle for use in conjunction with absolute cell counting methods. The particle used in the practice of this invention comprises a small fluorescent bead.