US Patent No: 7,907,985

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Fluid handling cassette with a fluid control interface and sample separator

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A fluid handling module that is removably engageable with a bodily fluid analyzer is provided. The module may comprise a fluid handling element, and a fluid component separator that is accessible via the fluid handling element and configured to separate at least one component of a bodily fluid transported to the fluid component separator. The fluid handling element may have at least one control element interface.

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Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
OPTISCAN BIOMEDICAL CORPORATIONALAMEDA, CA42

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Braig, James R Piedmont, US 143 5285
Gable, Jennifer H Newark, US 38 776
Keenan, Richard Livermore, US 51 643
Li, Kenneth I Piedmont, US 23 226
Wechsler, Mark San Mateo, US 41 447
Zheng, Peng Alameda, US 39 563

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OPTISCAN BIOMEDICAL CORPORATION (4)
8,251,907 System and method for determining a treatment dose for a patient 2 2010
8,491,501 Fluid handling cassette 1 2011
8,936,755 Bodily fluid composition analyzer with disposable cassette 0 2012
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