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Douglas N Modlin, Glenn R Edwards, John C Owicki, Michael T Taylor, Samuel A Marquiss: Sample analysis systems. Molecular Devices Corporation, Kolisch Hartwell P C, January 3, 2006: US06982431 (182 worldwide citation)

Systems, and components thereof, for analyzing samples. These systems include apparatus and methods for generating, transmitting, detecting, and/or analyzing light, including without limitation high-throughput optical screening devices for analyzing samples at one or more assay sites. These systems ...


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Jianzhong Zhu: Atmospheric pressure afterglow ionization system and method of use, for mass spectrometer sample analysis systems. Cetac Technologies, James D Welch, March 9, 1993: US05192865 (75 worldwide citation)

An system and method for use for analyzing samples in mass spectrometers using afterglow metastable species at atmospheric pressure to controllably dissociate, fragment and ionize sample is disclosed. Metastable species are created at atmospheric pressure by application of adjustable intensity and/o ...


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Michael M Cassaday, Rand Herron, Kenneth F Uffenheimer, John L Smith: Liquid level adjusting and filtering device. Technicon Instruments Corporation, Edward H Gorman Jr, James R Cartiglia, James J Romano Jr, July 29, 1986: US04602995 (45 worldwide citation)

New and improved, liquid level adjusting and filtering device is provided, and is operable upon insertion into a container to automatically adjust the level of a liquid as contained in the container to a predetermined, precisely repeatable location, and to filter the thusly level-adjusted liquid. Th ...


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Jianzhong Zhu, John E Sutton: Sample introduction system for inductively coupled plasma and other gas-phase, or particle, detectors utilizing ultrasonic nebulization, and method of use. Cetac Technologies, James D Welch, November 9, 1993: US05259254 (29 worldwide citation)

An efficient sample introduction system and method of use, for accepting liquid sample solutions, nebulizing them to form nebulized sample solution droplets, and introducing the nebulized sample solution droplets to sample analysis systems is disclosed. In the preferred embodiment desolvation of pro ...


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Jianzhong Zhu, Daniel R Wiederin, John E Sutton: Sample introduction system for inductively coupled plasma and other gas-phase, or particle, detectors utilizing an enclosed filter solvent removal system, and method of use. Cetac Technologies Incorporated, James D Welch, March 28, 1995: US05400665 (27 worldwide citation)

An efficient sample introduction system and method of use, for accepting liquid sample solutions, nebulizing them to form nebulized sample solution droplets, desolvating and removing solvent therefrom, and introducing the resulting desolvated nebulized sample particles to sample analysis systems is ...


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Raanan A Miller, Erkinjon G Nazarov, David B Wheeler, Kenneth A Markoski: Compact gas chromatography and ion mobility based sample analysis systems, methods, and devices. Sionex Corporation, Ropes & Gray, October 27, 2009: US07608818 (26 worldwide citation)

A compact integrated ion mobility based analysis system includes at least one gas chromatograph (GC) column that receives a sample and elutes constituents of the sample where each of the eluted constituents are temporally separated from each other The system also includes at least one ion mobility b ...


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Jianzhong Zhu, Daniel R Wiederin: System for interfacing capillary zone electrophoresis and inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometer sample analysis systems, and method of use. Cetac Technologies, James D Welch, January 28, 1997: US05597467 (16 worldwide citation)

A system for interfacing Capillary Zone Electrophoresis (CZE) systems to Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometer (ICP-MS) sample analysis systems is disclosed. The interface system includes a Sample Introduction Electrophoresis Capillary Tube as an integral part of a modified Direct Injection N ...


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Ayub Khattak, Clinton Sever: Systems and methods for detection and quantification of analytes. CUE, Foley & Lardner, Antoinette F Konski, May 19, 2015: US09034168 (12 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems, and methods for detecting molecules of interest within a collected sample are described herein. In certain embodiments, self-contained sample analysis systems are disclosed, which include a reusable reader component, a disposable cartridge component, and a disposable sample collect ...


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Thomas E Kane: Spill-resistant microtitre trays and method of making. Spectrumedix Corporation, Pennie & Edmonds, June 5, 2001: US06241949 (12 worldwide citation)

Microtitre trays and their spill-resistant open lids prevent cross contamination of samples and also accommodate fragile and flexible probes of automated biological sample analysis systems. The open-lids can be in the form of sleeves located on the top sides of each well of microtitre trays. In one ...


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Ayub Khattak, Clinton Sever: Systems and methods for detection and quantification of analytes. CUE, Foley & Lardner, Antoinette F Konski, Christopher C Bolten, July 21, 2015: US09086417 (11 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems, and methods for detecting molecules of interest within a collected sample are described herein. In certain embodiments, self-contained sample analysis systems are disclosed, which include a reusable reader component, a disposable cartridge component, and a disposable sample collect ...