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US20140342375 MICROFLUIDIC PROCESSING OF LEUKOCYTES FOR MOLECULAR DIAGNOSTIC TESTING  
Described herein are microfluidic devices and methods that can greatly improve cell quality, streamline workflows, and lower costs. Applications include research and clinical diagnostics in...
US20150093743 ON-DEMAND PARTICLE DISPENSING SYSTEM  
Systems, including apparatus and methods, for the microfluidic manipulation, dispensing, and/or sorting of particles, such as cells and/or beads.
US20130089886 METHOD FOR DIRECT AND RAPID IDENTIFICATION OF MICROORGANISMS AND ANTIMICROBIAL SUSCEPTIBILITY TESTING FROM POSITIVE BLOOD CULTURES  
Methods of the invention include the isolation of intact, viable microorganism(s) from positive blood culture (“PBC”) samples for use in downstream analyses such as identification and...
US20130143200 METHOD FOR AUTOMATED SPERM MANIPULATION AND DEVICE FOR HOLDING SPERM AND OOCYTES  
The present invention relates to systems and methods for automated, computer-controlled, tracking and manipulation of motile specimen. The systems and methods of the present invention are suited...
US20140017720 DEVICE FOR THE COLLECTION, REFINEMENT, AND ADMINISTRATION OF GASTROINTESTINAL MICROFLORA  
Methods and systems for isolating gastrointestinal microflora from stool collected from a donor are provided. Stool is collected from a donor in a container as the donor is defecating. A solvent...
US20140370517 MODULAR COMPOSITING-MULTIPLE LOT SCREENING PROTOCOLS FOR DETECTION OF PATHOGENS, MICROBIAL CONTAMINANTS AND/OR CONSTITUENTS  
Particular aspects provide a method of sampling, testing and validating test lots (e.g., single-unit production lots), comprising: assembling a plurality of product portions from each of a...
US20130177920 MODULAR COMPOSITING-MULTIPLE LOT SCREENING PROTOCOLS FOR DETECTION OF PATHOGENS, MICROBIAL CONTAMINANTS AND/OR CONSTITUENTS  
Particular aspects provide a method of sampling, testing and validating test lots (e.g., single-unit production lots), comprising: assembling a plurality of product portions from each of a...
US20130137133 ULTRASONIC DISSECTION DEVICE AND ULTRASONIC DISSECTION METHOD  
There is provided an ultrasonic dissection device for relatively removing a target biological object from other biological objects, the ultrasonic dissection device including an ultrasonic wave...
US20150079625 NAPHTHALENE-BASED TWO-PHOTON FLUORESCENT PROBES, PREPARATION METHOD AND USE THEREOF  
The present invention provides a novel category of naphthalene-based two-photon fluorescent probes having a general formula I, wherein: X is selected from the X1, X2, X3 and X4; The mentioned...
US20140342394 MUSCLE CHIPS AND METHODS OF USE THEREOF  
The present invention provides high throughput assays for identifying compounds that modulate a contractile function, as well as devices suitable for these assays.
US20130101561 CLOSED SYSTEM SEPARATION OF ADHERENT BONE MARROW STEM CELLS FOR REGENERATIVE MEDICINE APPLICATIONS  
A method for isolating and processing bone marrow derived stem cells, including the steps of: (a) collecting a biological sample containing adherent bone marrow stem cells in a receptacle with...
US20130130302 POST PROTEIN HYDROLYSIS REMOVAL OF A POTENT RIBONUCLEASE INHIBITOR AND THE ENZYMATIC CAPTURE OF DNA  
The present invention concerns compositions and methods of extracting infectious pathogens from a volume of blood. In one embodiment, the method includes the steps of creating a fibrin aggregate...
US20110065119 REVERSE PROGENY MAPPING  
Provided is a method for mapping traits in organisms, in particular in plants. The method comprises a) providing a population of SDR-0 organisms, in particular plants, that each arise from one...
US20130337489 Method for Improved Detection of Microorganisms and the Like  
A method is provided of applying a test sample to a fibrous pad containing growth media which uses unaccelerated dispersion and deposition of the microorganism.
US20140212914 Method for Purifying Certain Cell Populations in Blood or Bone marrow by Depleting Others  
A method for purifying and harvesting certain cell populations in blood or bone marrow by depleting at least one of red blood cells, granulocytes, or platelets from a sample comprising blood, bone...
US20140120537 Collection and Concentration System for Biologic Substance of Interest and Use Thereof  
A system and method thereof for collecting and concentrating a biologic substance of interest is provided. The biologic of interest obtained from a biologic sample present at an initial low...
US20110212230 Evaluating bacterial lethality of containerized food production  
Procedures and means for evaluating effectiveness of bacterial-lethality, following batch-processed containerized food production operations and aseptic-flow food-production operations as...
US20150241401 METHODS, SYSTEMS AND DEVICES FOR BATCH SAMPLING  
Systems and methods for sampling within a conveyance system are provided herein, such systems and methods being particularly useful in batch sampling of food products for a targeted biological...
US20150125895 FORMULATIONS AND PROCESS FOR ISOLATING VIABLE MICROORGANISM FROM POSITIVE BLOOD CULTURES  
Various embodiments disclosed herein provide for reagents and methods for rapidly isolating viable microbial cells, including S. pneumoniae, from positive blood culture samples. The resulting...
US20150203810 MATERIALS AND METHODS FOR PROCESSING CELL POPULATIONS  
Materials and methods for processing a cell population, such as enriching for a cell of interest from a cell population, are disclosed. The method may include: obtaining a cell population...
US20150204766 CELL CAPTURE SYSTEM AND METHOD OF USE  
A cell capture system including an array, an inlet manifold, and an outlet manifold. The array includes a plurality of parallel pores, each pore including a chamber and a pore channel, an inlet...
US20140212895 Cancer Analysis System  
The invention provides for detecting target subpopulations of cells that have high proliferative and renewal properties in animals, including circulating tumor cells, cancer stem cells,...
US20150184218 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR RAPID CONTINUOUS FLOW PATHOGEN CELL LYSIS IN A MICROFLUIDIC CHANNEL  
The present invention relates to methods and systems for cell lysis in a microfluidic device. More specifically, embodiments of the present invention relate to methods and systems for rapid...
US20140248656 ANALYSIS AND SORTING OF MOTILE CELLS  
A method for sorting motile cells includes introducing an initial population of motile cells into an inlet port of a microfluidic channel, the initial population of motile cells having a first...
US20150211044 QUICK METHOD FOR DETECTING ENYZMES AND MICROORGANISMS  
The present invention concerns an in vitro method for detecting an enzyme or a microorganism in a biological sample, comprising the steps of: a1) concentrating the microorganisms present in the...
US20150118704 METHOD FOR DELIVERY OF SMALL MOLECULES AND PROTEINS ACROSS THE CELL WALL OF ALGAE USING MOLECULAR TRANSPORTERS  
The introduction of tools to study, control or expand the inner-workings of algae has been slow to develop. Provided are embodiments of a molecular method based on guanidinium-rich molecular...
US20140255976 CAPTURE, PURIFICATION, AND RELEASE OF BIOLOGICAL SUBSTANCES USING A SURFACE COATING  
This invention relates to a surface coating for capture circulating rare cells, comprising a nonfouling composition to prevent the binding of non-specific cells and adsorption of serum components;...
US20110171682 SCREENING METHODS EMPLOYING INSECTS WITH BLOOD BRAIN BARRIER  
There is provided insect models that are aimed to reflect vertebrate blood-brain barrier (BBB) penetration. Investigation of BBB penetration is extremely important in drug discovery; successful...
US20130017568 Inoculation Loop Devices Having an Angled End and Methods of Making and Using the Same  
Inoculation loop devices having an angled end are disclosed. Methods of making and using inoculation loop devices having an angled end are also disclosed.
US20070269843 Diagnostic Assays That Use Mycobacteriophages  
The present invention provides a method for a rapid and efficient mycobacteriophage-based diagnostic assay for the presence of microbacteria that have mycolic-acid structures in their outer...
US20150253223 MEMS-BASED SINGLE PARTICLE SEPARATION SYSTEM  
A particle separation system uses a MEMS-based, microfabricated particle manipulation device which has an inlet channel, output channels, and a movable member formed on a substrate to sort one or...
US20110076713 Process of characterization of hepatocytes from goat  
A process for characterization of hepatocytes cells in goat comprising isolating goat hepatocytes and characterizing the isolated hepatocytes by biochemical and molecular techniques to demonstrate...
US20110129836 Automated Seed Sampler and Methods of Sampling, Testing and Bulking Seeds  
An automated seed sampler includes a sampling station; a sampler for removing material from a seed in the sampling station; a seed conveyer for conveying the seed from the sampling station to a...
US20140106394 MULTIWELL PLATE AND METHOD OF ANALYZING TARGET MATERIAL USING THE SAME  
Provided is a multiwell plate for an easy liquid removal, wherein the mutiwell plate includes a well with at least one pore in the sidewall defining the well, and a method of analyzing a target...
US20060127966 Method of collecting gas-borne viable matter  
A method of collecting viable matter included in a gaseous atmosphere includes directing a flow of gas toward a suspension medium. The suspension material is configured to maintain viable matter...
US20140356898 DEVICES AND METHODS FOR OVERLAYING BLOOD OR CELLULAR SUSPENSIONS  
A device is described that overlays a first fluid, such as blood or a cellular suspension onto a base material, such as a density gradient. In some embodiments, the fluid layering device includes...
US20140220616 METHODS FOR INOCULATING CULTURE MEDIA ON PETRI DISHES BY MEANS OF VIBRATION FREQUENCIES  
The present invention relates to a method for inoculating at least one agar culture medium, contained in a Petri dish, with at least one sample likely to contain microorganisms. The method...
US20060121555 Bio-enrichment device to enhance sample collection and detection  
A flow cell is disclosed for collecting and concentrating a sample dispersed in a flowing medium. The collected sample can be selectively manipulated within the cell by the use of one or more...
US20150241320 Materials Transport Device for Diagnostic and Tissue Engineering Applications  
Devices that can transport biological materials are described. The devices incorporate capillary channeled fibers that can effectively transport living cells as well as other biological materials...
US20110245352 Composition For Permeabilizing The Walls Of Microorganisms Comprising The Combination Of Ethylenediaminetetraacetic Acid (EDTA) And Polyethyleneimine (PEI)  
The present invention relates to a composition for permeabilizing the walls of microorganisms, comprising the combination of polyethyleneimine (PEI) and ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (EDTA), and...
US20130260410 MICROPLATE SAMPLING ADAPTER  
The present invention relates to adapters for microplates. The adapters allow sampling from a liquid growth medium in a microplate well after a microorganism has formed a dense layer of biomass on...
US20150104825 CAPTURE, DISRUPTION, AND EXTRACTION APPARATUS AND METHOD  
A cell capture, disruption, and extraction apparatus includes a disruption chamber configured to receive cell solution and having therein a plurality of abrasives, which can include diamond...
US20110124037 Method and Device for Automated Removal of Cells and/or Cell Colonies  
The method comprises an automated removal of cells and/or cell colonies from a cell culture whilst executing a first detection step for selecting cells and/or cell colonies with reference to...
US20150247178 SYRINGE FOR OBTAINING NANO-SIZED MATERIALS FOR SELECTIVE ASSAYS AND RELATED METHODS OF USE  
A syringe for obtaining nano-sized components from a solution includes a barrel having an interior, a needle extending from one end of the barrel, and a plunger received in the interior at an end...
US20070269849 Air Sampling Method, Device and System for Microbiological Analysis  
A method of using an air suction device is provided having a device equipped with a removable sampling head that is replaced between each sampling operation. Inside the head is a Petri dish...
US20130130301 MICROFLUIDIC PLATFORM FOR DISCRETE CELL ASSAY  
A microfluidic chamber for use in individual cell assays. The microfluidic chamber includes a cell microchamber having an interior region and front and rear valves, each of which are separately...
US20080193965 Microorganism detection and analysis using carbohydrate and lectin recognition  
Methods of binding and detecting a microorganism on a solid substrate. The microorganism is bound on a solid substrate covalently bound to a capture agent having a saccharide moiety. A lectin...
US20130288292 SURFACE-TENSION BASED FLOW GUIDANCE IN A MICROSTRUCTURE ENVIRONMENT  
This invention relates to a device and method for engineering microchannel geometries to take advantage of surface tension to guide fluid location. This technology may be used to construct...
US20150093774 SENSORS AND METHODS FOR CAPTURE, KILLING, AND RELEASE OF BACTERIA  
There is provided a renewable sensor for sensing or selectively capturing a targeted bacteria in a fluid. The renewable sensor includes a surface, the surface includes a substrate, a biologically...
US20140206034 ELECTROKINETIC DEVICE FOR CAPTURING ASSAYABLE AGENTS IN A DIELECTRIC FLUID  
Electrokinetic devices and methods are described with the purpose of collecting assayable agents from a dielectric fluid medium. Electrokinetic flow may be induced by the use of plasma generation...

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