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Norman G Kelln, Thomas O Tiffany: Reagent handling. Fisher Scientific Company, August 16, 1988: US04764342 (160 worldwide citation)

A sealed reagent container structure that contains reagent material, has a body portion with length and width dimensions each greater than its height dimension and port defining neck structure upstanding from the upper wall of the body portion and asymmetrically located so that it is close to one en ...


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Glen A Carey, David P Weber: Reagent handling system and reagent pack for use therein. Chiron Diagnostics Corporation, Arthur S Morgenstern, Charles L Gagnebin III, Robert P Blackburn, August 4, 1998: US05788928 (38 worldwide citation)

A reagent pack for keeping fluids with or without suspensions mixed or suspended upon rocking. The reagent pack has at least one chamber divided into separate sub-chambers with a throat region between them defined by baffles for agitation of suspended reagent during rocking of the reagent pack. A co ...


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Hiroshi Takekawa: Automated apparatus for photometrically detecting immunological agglutinating reactions. Olympus Optical, Parkhurst & Oliff, July 3, 1984: US04457893 (38 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus for detecting immunological agglutinating reaction comprises steps of measuring light absorptions of a liquid medium with antibody before and after antigen-antibody reaction by using a light which is absorbable by the antibody, and calculating the difference of the light absorpt ...


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Raymond J Herrmann, Harry F DeBevec, Randolph F Bradshaw, Peter O Botten: Test module. Ciba Corning Diagnostics, Daniel Reitenbach, April 12, 1988: US04737342 (36 worldwide citation)

A test module or reagent handling device for use with a clinical analyzer for conducting body serum assays and/or immunoassays; the test module coacting with the analyzer to selectively provide a plurality of liquid dilution and reagent materials to a serum sample, the test module having programmabl ...


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Glen A Carey, David P Weber: Reagent handling system and reagent pack for use therein. Ciba Corning Diagnostics, Judith A Roesler, Arthur S Morgenstern, March 11, 1997: US05609822 (29 worldwide citation)

A reagent pack for keeping fluids with or without suspensions mixed or suspended upon rocking. The reagent pack has at least one chamber divided into separate sub-chambers with a throat region between them defined by baffles for agitation of suspended reagent during rocking of the reagent pack. A co ...


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Glen A Carey, Scott E Mathis, David P Weber: Reagent handling system and configurable vial carrier for use therein. Bayer Corporation, May 23, 2000: US06066300 (28 worldwide citation)

A vial carrier having plural reagent compartments disposed linearly along the length of the carrier. Each compartment is adapted for receiving one of plural reagent vials. The carrier is provided with indicia uniquely identifying it to an automated assay device. Similarly, each compartment of the ca ...


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Glen A Carey, Scott E Mathis, David P Weber: Reagent handling system and configurable vial carrier for use therein. Bayer Corporation, Weingarten Schurgin Gagnebin & Lebovici, August 13, 2002: US06432359 (11 worldwide citation)

A vial carrier having plural reagent compartments disposed linearly along the length of the carrier. Each compartment is adapted for receiving one of plural reagent vials. The carrier is provided with indicia uniquely identifying it to an automated assay device. Similarly, each compartment of the ca ...


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Carey Glen A, Weber David P: Reagent handling systems and reagent packs. Ciba Corning Diagnostics, February 5, 1997: EP0757253-A1 (3 worldwide citation)

A reagent pack for keeping fluids with or without suspensions mixed or suspended upon rocking. The reagent pack has at leat one chamber (120) divided into separate sub-chambers (126a,126b) with a throat region (124) between them defined by baffles (122a,122b) for agitation of suspended reagent durin ...


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Stevan B Jovanovich, William D Nielsen, Mattias Vangbo, Ezra Van Gelder, Omar El Sissi: Universal sample preparation system and use in an integrated analysis system. INTEGENX, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, May 30, 2017: US09663819 (2 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a system that can process a raw biological sample, perform a biochemical reaction and provide an analysis readout. For example, the system can extract DNA from a swab, amplify STR loci from the DNA, and analyze the amplified loci and STR markers in the sample. The system integ ...