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Carl T Wittwer, David R Hillyard, Kirk M Ririe: Rapid thermal cycling device. University of Utah Research Foundation, Thorpe North & Western, October 3, 1995: US05455175 (147 worldwide citation)

A thermal cycling device having a sample chamber whose temperature can be rapidly and accurately modulated over a range of temperatures needed to carry out a number of biological procedures, such a the DNA polymerase chain reaction. Biological samples are placed in glass microcapillary tubes and the ...


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Kevin R Oldenburg: Rapid thermal cycling device. Robert S Lipton Esq, Lipton Weinberger & Husick, November 4, 2003: US06640891 (13 worldwide citation)

A thermal cycling device consisting of a plate containing a plurality of wells to hold liquid and a lid that covers the plate and contains a number of “pins” that insert into the wells of the plate to control the temperature of the sample in the well. Biological, chemical or other samples are placed ...


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Kevin R Oldenburg: Rapid thermal cycling device. Robert S Lipton Esq, Lipton Weinberger & Husick, April 11, 2006: US07025120 (2 worldwide citation)

A lid for a well plate is provided. Pins penetrate the lid and project downwardly into the wells of the well plate. Thermal energy is applied to the upper end of the pin to regulate the temperature of liquid samples in the well plate. Ultrasonic energy is applied to the upper end of the pin to sonic ...


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Kevin R Oldenburg: Rapid thermal cycling device. Seed IP Law Group PLLC, November 10, 2009: US07614444

A lid for a well plate is provided. A pin penetrates the lid and projects downwardly into a well of the well plate. An electrical charge is applied to the pin and an electrical charge of opposite polarity is applied to an electrically conductive portion of a corresponding well, generating a small fl ...


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OLDENBURG KEVIN R: [fr] Dispositif de cycle thermique rapide, [de] Schnelle Wärmezyklusvorrichtung, [en] Rapid thermal cycling device. OLDENBURG KEVIN R, February 23, 2011: EP2286922-A2

[en] A lid for a well plate is provided. Pins penetrate the lid and project downwardly into the wells of the well plate. Thermal energy is applied to the upper end of the pin to regulate the temperature of liquid samples in the well plate. Ultrasonic energy is applied to the upper end of the pin to ...


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Kevin R Oldenburg: Rapid thermal cycling device. Robert S Lipton Esquire, Lipton Weinberger & Husick, January 6, 2005: US20050000804-A1

A lid for a well plate is provided. A pin penetrates the lid and projects downwardly into a well of the well plate. An electrical charge is applied to the pin and an electrical charge of opposite polarity is applied to an electrically conductive portion of a corresponding well, generating a small fl ...


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Kevin R Oldenburg: Rapid thermal cycling device. Robert S Lipton Esquire, Lipton Weinberger & Husick, August 1, 2002: US20020100582-A1

Lid for a well plate having wells therein having pin-like members which project downwardly into the wells of said well plate. The invention has means and pins associated with each means for causing the pins to change temperature or vibrate ultrasonically or control the polarity and magnitude of an e ...


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Kevin R Oldenburg: Rapid thermal cycling device. Robert S Lipton Esquire, Lipton Weinberger & Husick, November 27, 2003: US20030217840-A1

A lid for a well plate is provided. Pins penetrate the lid and project downwardly into the wells of the well plate. Thermal energy is applied to the upper end of the pin to regulate the temperature of liquid samples in the well plate. Ultrasonic energy is applied to the upper end of the pin to sonic ...