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Nicolae Dumitrescu, Irena Makarchuk: Sample tube rack. Bayer Corporation, Andrew L Rodman & Rodman Klawitter Esq, September 26, 2000: US06123205 (88 worldwide citation)

A sample rack for holding sample tubes in a single row includes an angle shaped frame formed by a longitudinally extending vertical rear wall and a horizontal top wall. The top wall includes a plurality of sample tube openings. A plurality of vertical partitions are joined to the angle shaped frame ...


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Fred Schinzel: Receiving device and receiving means, transfer device, and workstation and method for their operation. Tecan Trading, Notaro & Michalos P C, October 1, 2002: US06458324 (54 worldwide citation)

A workstation has a transfer device with a gripper which is suitable for gripping sample tubes by a gripper clamp and for moving them from a sample tube rack to a sample tube bucket, for example for centrifuging. The transfer device has a receiving device (


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G Scott Duckett, Michael L Bishop: Sample tube rack and adapter. Akzo, Spencer Frank & Schneider, January 3, 1995: US05378433 (44 worldwide citation)

A sample rack with at least one receptacle for the accommodation of respective sample tubes. At least one receptacle has a removable adapter sleeve located within it for receiving a corresponding sample tube. Additionally, locking means are included for fixedly engaging the adapter sleeve within the ...


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Edmund D Nesti: Sample temperature protection rack. Thomas N Neiman, August 4, 1998: US05788929 (34 worldwide citation)

The sample temperature protection rack is designed to provide a holding area for enzymes and other compound samples and, at the same time maintain a pre-determined temperature range that prevents rapid degradation of the sample. The apparatus consists of a compact sample tube rack that contains cool ...


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Nicolae Dumitrescu, Irena Makarchuk: Sample tube rack. Bayer Corporation, Andrew L Rodman & Rodman Klawitter Esq, December 5, 2000: US06156275 (33 worldwide citation)

A sample rack for holding sample tubes in a single row includes a frame having a longitudinally extending vertical rear wall and a horizontal top wall. The top wall includes a plurality of sample tube openings. A plurality of vertical partitions and opposite end walls are joined to the frame in spac ...


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Beri Cohen, Thomas DeYoung: Sample tube rack. Bayer Corporation, Andrew L Rodman & Rodman Klawitter Esq, May 23, 2000: US06065617 (22 worldwide citation)

The sample rack for holding sample tubes includes a front shell and a rear shell co-joined together in clam shell arrangement. The rack includes tube receiving chambers, each of which has a tube engagement cradle that is arranged to engage a surface portion of a sample tube inserted in the tube rece ...


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Cohen Beri, Deyoung Thomas: Sample tube rack. Bayer, December 22, 1999: EP0965385-A2 (16 worldwide citation)

The sample rack for holding sample tubes includes a front shell (12) and a rear shell (14) co-joined together in clam shell arrangement. The rack includes tube receiving chambers, each of which has a tube engagement cradle that is arranged to engage a surface portion of a sample tube inserted in the ...


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Beri Cohen, Thomas W DeYoung, Krunoslav Esteban Draganovic, Paul E Purpura: Automatic handler for feeding containers into and out of an analytical instrument. Bayer Corporation, Andrew L Klawitter, John M Paolino, August 27, 2002: US06440368 (11 worldwide citation)

A sample handler moves and positions sample tube racks in an analytical instrument. The sample handler has an in-feed and out-feed that advance sample tube racks using a walking beam mechanism. Sample tube racks are seated within the in-feed and are transported onto a cross-feed. The cross-feed comp ...


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Dumitrescu Nicolae, Makarchuk Irena: Sample tube rack. Bayer, June 2, 1999: EP0919281-A2 (9 worldwide citation)

A sample rack for holding sample tubes in a single row includes a frame having a longitudinally extending vertical rear wall and a horizontal top wall. The top wall includes a plurality of sample tube openings. A plurality of vertical partitions and opposite end walls are joined to the frame in spac ...


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