Automated staining apparatus

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 6495106
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09646695

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Disclosed is an automated staining apparatus including an arm (30) moveable in three dimensions, and a hollow tip head (70) located on the arm including integral reagent tip head (40), wash tip (41) and blow tip (42) for selectively dispensing gas and liquid onto microscope slides. Also disclosed are various sub-components of the apparatus that are specifically adapted to the processing of specimens on slides.

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BIOGENEX LABORATORIESSAN RAMON, CA5

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Chang, Zhi-Weng San Leandro, CA 2 293
Kalra, Krishan L Danville, CA 22 1208
Shui, Jianghong San Jose, CA 2 293
Zhang, Jason Z Dublin, CA 3 299

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