Reagent dispenser for an analyzing system

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 4681741
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06943820

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A reagent dispensing assembly for use in an automated specimen analysis system. The assembly comprises a dispensing station and a plurality of reagent supply containers associated therewith. A system is provided for positioning a desired one of the reagent containers at the dispensing station for dispensing a desired amount of reagent. A device acts on the containers at the dispensing station for dispensing the desired amount of reagent. A control system coordinates the movement of the respective reagent containers to the dispensing station and the amount of reagent dispensed within a specimen in a specimen tray.

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Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
AMERICAN HOSPITAL SUPPLY CORPORATIONEVANSTON, IL0
DADE MICROSCAN INC.DEERFIELD, IL3
Halliburton CompanyATHENS, GA327

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Hanaway, Richard W Roseville, CA 6 369

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