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Joel S Douglas, Karen R Drexler, Jeffrey N Roe: Synchronized analyte testing system. Mercury Diagnostics, Burns Doane Swecker & Mathis, February 16, 1999: US05872713 (347 worldwide citation)

An analyte detection system is provided with calibration information uniquely specific to the set of test strips to which the sample is to be applied. The calibration information may be stored in permanent memory of the testing device, such that the device is discarded after use of all the test stri ...


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Rudy T Sanders, Lee Fleishman: User identifying vehicle control and security device. Sanford Astor, June 28, 1988: US04754255 (345 worldwide citation)

A vehicle control and/or access control and/or anti-theft system for motor vehicles including data entry apparatus designed to enter a predetermined signal, a decoder for processing the signal, apparatus to recognize which one of a plurality of valid signals was entered, and apparatus to control veh ...


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Robert J Nelson, Herbert H Hooper, Alan K Hauser, Alexander P Sassi: Integrated microfluidic devices. Aclara Biosciences, Bertram Rae Venter Law Group P C Rowland, December 28, 1999: US06007690 (337 worldwide citation)

Integrated microfluidic devices comprising at least an enrichment channel and a main electrophoretic flowpath are provided. In the subject integrated devices, the enrichment channel and the main electrophoretic flowpath are positioned so that waste fluid flows away from said main electrophoretic flo ...


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David Robinson, Ernest Bate, Simon Kellard, Mark Watson, Donald E Mahan, Thomas M Shimei, Kevin R Kearney: Diagnostics instrument. Amoco Corporation, Thomas W Tolpin, December 20, 1994: US05374395 (333 worldwide citation)

A dependable cost-effective clinical analyzer machine provides an efficient and easy-to-use diagnostics instrument and process to accurately, rapidly and automatically test and analyze samples in test packs for an analyte. In the clinical analyzer machine, remote-controlled trams transport test pack ...


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Margret Pfeiffer, Udo Hoss: Determination of glucose concentration in tissue. Roche Diagnostics, Arent Fox Kintner & Kahn PLLC, July 18, 2000: US06091976 (333 worldwide citation)

A method for determining and monitoring tissue glucose concentration, wherein a perfusion solution is conveyed as a liquid column through a microdialysis probe implanted in the tissue and is moved to a test cell preferably arranged outside the patient's body, the volumetric flow of the perfusion sol ...


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Hans Jurgen Kuhr, Herbert Argauer: Blood lancet system for withdrawing blood for diagnostic purposes. Roche Diagnostics, Richard T Knauer, Jill L Woodburn, June 25, 2002: US06409740 (327 worldwide citation)

Blood lancet for withdrawing blood for diagnostic purposes. It has a housing with an outlet opening for the tip of a lancet, and a lancet drive with a drive rotor driven in a sense of rotation by a drive spring. The drive rotor converts the relaxation movement of the drive spring to a pricking movem ...


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Richard D Beckert, Mark M Moeller, William S Wong: Vehicle computer system with wireless internet connectivity. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes PLLC, March 13, 2001: US06202008 (324 worldwide citation)

A vehicle computer system has a housing sized to be mounted in a vehicle dashboard or other appropriate location. A computer is mounted within the housing and executes an open platform, multi-tasking operating system. The computer runs multiple applications on the operating system, including both ve ...


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Brit Kalatz, Udo Hoss: System for the extrapolation of glucose concentration. Roche Diagnostics, Jill L Woodburn, Richard T Knauer, Sujatha Subramaniam, August 2, 2005: US06925393 (315 worldwide citation)

A system for the extrapolation of a glucose concentration has a data input device for entering administered insulin doses and their times of administration, a data input device for entering the carbohydrates consumed or to be consumed, a unit for determining an actual glucose concentration at a poin ...


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William F Crismore, Nigel A Surridge, Daniel R McMinn, Richard J Bodensteiner, Eric R Diebold, R Dale Delk, David W Burke, Jiaxiong Jason Ho, Robert Kitchel Earl, Brian A Heald: Electrochemical biosensor test strip. Roche Diagnostics Corporation, Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, August 7, 2001: US06270637 (313 worldwide citation)

An electrochemical biosensor test strip with four new features. The test strip includes an indentation for tactile feel as to the location of the strips sample application port. The sample application port leads to a capillary test chamber, which includes a test reagent. The wet reagent includes fro ...


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Christopher P Adams, Stephen Joseph Kron: Method for performing amplification of nucleic acid with two primers bound to a single solid support. Mosaic Technologies, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Dann Dorfman Herrell and Skillman, June 24, 1997: US05641658 (310 worldwide citation)

This invention features methods and apparatus for performing nucleic acid hybridization and amplification processes on a support. Such methods and apparatus are useful for synthesizing nucleic acid and detecting target nucleic acid for diagnostics and therapeutics.