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Method of analyzing binding efficiency of adhesive nanoparticles
Provided is a method of analyzing binding efficiency of adhesive nanoparticles. The method includes (a) injecting a solution containing nanoparticles into a...
Isolated and purified strains of Chikungunya virus and polynucleotides and
polypeptides sequences, diagnostic...
The present invention concerns wild-strains of Chikungunya virus isolated from patients exhibiting severe forms of infection and stemming from a human...
Method to identify antigen-specific immune cells for therapeutic
This disclosure is directed to methods for retrieving and using at least one lymphocyte. Additionally, cell receptor sequences identified with this strategy...
Compositions and methods for identifying Ehrlichia species
The invention provides methods, kits, compositions, and devices useful for detection of antibodies that bind to Ehrlichia antigens and/or for differentiation of...
Method and apparatus for measuring phosphorylation kinetics on large
The disclosure provides for methods and apparatuses relating to technology for monitoring chemical and/or biological reactions. Some methods provided herein...
Magnetic resonance system and method to detect and confirm analytes
A system and method are provided to detect target analytes based on magnetic resonance measurements. Magnetic structures produce distinct magnetic field regions...
Centrifugal force based microfluidic system and method for the automated
analysis of samples
Centrifugal force based microfluidic systems for the automated analysis of fluids involving the use of magnetically responsive particles and methods thereof are...
Centrifugally-enhanced capture method and device
In a centrifugal microfluidic device for conducting capture assays, a microfluidic platform rotates in a plane of rotation and has at least one capture surface...
Antibody-nanoparticle conjugates and methods for making and using such
Disclosed herein are antibody-nanoparticle conjugates that include two or more nanoparticles (such as gold, palladium, platinum, silver, copper, nickel, cobalt,...
Simple and affordable method for immunophenotyping using a microfluidic
chip sample preparation with image...
The system includes a simple system for CD4 and CD8 counting in point-of-care HIV staging within resource poor countries. Unlike previous approaches, no sample...
Engineered liver tissues, arrays thereof, and methods of making the same
Engineered, living, three-dimensional liver tissue constructs comprising: one or more layers, wherein each layer contains one or more liver cell types, the one...
Reporter vector presenting extracellular binding capacity to metallic
According to one embodiment, a reporter vector presenting an extracellular binding capacity to metallic compounds contains a nucleotide sequence exhibiting a...
Anti-circumvention apparatus and methods for use in sobriety testing
A method for preventing circumvention of a intoxication test includes defining a detection time envelope with a first sensor activated in response to the...
Colorimetric oil testing apparatus and system
A motor vehicle oil quality testing apparatus and system to assess the quality and viability of motor oil in a vehicle to determine if a change of oil is...
System for determining biofuel concentration
A measurement device or system configured to measure the content of biofuels within a fuel blend. By measuring a state of a responsive material within a fuel...
Caloric intake measuring system using spectroscopic and 3D imaging
This invention is a caloric intake measuring system comprising: a spectroscopic sensor that collects data concerning light that is absorbed by or reflected from...
Hydrogen sensor and method of manufacturing the same
A method of the invention includes preparing a mold having a hydrogen detection part pattern, a nanogap pattern and a base to be formed on a hydrogen sensor...
Chromatographic system quality control reference materials
The invention provides compositions and methods for chromatographic analysis and system quality control. Compositions can include a reference material that...
Systems and methods for viewing data generated by rotational scanning in
The present application relates to a non-destructive testing system. The non-destructive testing system may include an ultrasonic probe and a hand-held display...
Ultrasonic testing apparatus for pipe or tube end portion and method of
setting initial position of probe holder
An ultrasonic testing apparatus includes an ultrasonic probe disposed under an end portion of a pipe laid in the horizontal direction to face the pipe end...
Optical coherence photoacoustic microscopy
A system and method for providing an optical coherence photoacoustic (OC-PAM) microscopy. An OC-PAM microscope includes a light source that outputs light, a...
Apparatus and method for acoustic monitoring of steam quality and flow
An apparatus and method for noninvasively monitoring steam quality and flow and in pipes or conduits bearing flowing steam, are described. By measuring the...
Tire metallic cable anomaly detection method and apparatus
Disclosed is an apparatus and methodology for detecting anomalies in cables within a tire structure. A plurality of magnetic field sensitive sensors are aligned...
Methods for treatment of autism
The current invention is directed towards a rapid, reproducible test for the fungal virulence factors and associated affected compounds so that patients at risk...
Reduced artifact denaturing capillary electrophoresis of nucleic acids
Described are methods of reducing the incidence and/or magnitude of artifacts in denaturing nucleic acid capillary electrophoresis (CE). Methods and systems...
Magnetic stimulus of ISFET-based sensor to enable trimming and
self-compensation of sensor measurement errors
An ion sensor apparatus comprises at least one ion sensitive field effect transistor (ISFET) device configured to be exposed to a liquid, a reference electrode...
Analyte meter test strip detection
An analyte meter having a test strip port is configured to detect an inserted test strip using an unpowered grounded op amp while the analyte meter is in sleep...
Single coil magnetic induction tomographic imaging
Systems, methods, and apparatus for magnetic induction tomography imaging of specimens, such as human tissue specimens, using a single coil are provided. A...
Organic thin-film transistor sensor arrangements
A sensor includes an organic thin-film transistor (OTFT) that operates under low voltage conditions in an aqueous environment. According to an example...
Method and apparatus for the analysis of wine
A method for analyzing wine proposes puncturing the closure (60) of a wine bottle (61) containing wine (62) with a disposable cannula (3) having a lateral...
Method for analysis using X-ray fluorescence
The present invention is a method to quantify biomarkers. The method uses an X-ray fluorescence spectrometer to perform an X-ray fluorescence analysis on the...
Optical axis adjustment method for X-ray analyzer and X-ray analyzer
An optical axis adjustment method for an X-ray analyzer. In a 2.theta.-adjustment step, a 0.degree. position of the rotation of a receiving-side arm and a...
3D backscatter imaging system
Systems and methods for imaging an object using backscattered radiation are described. The imaging system comprises both a radiation source for irradiating an...
X-ray inspection system and method
The present specification discloses an X-ray system for processing X-ray data to determine an identity of an object under inspection. The X-ray system includes...
Method and apparatus for estimating the ash content of a biological
A method for measuring ash content in a biological material in an automated or semi-automated procedure is disclosed. The method includes the steps of scanning...
Method and apparatus for generating a three-dimensional model of a region
of interest using an imaging system
A method of generating a three-dimensional representation of a region of interest on a target object in an x-ray imaging system. The method uses a fiducial...
Chirped pulse frequency-domain comb for spectroscopy
A pulse train comprising chirped pulses can be used to excite a sample, such as for spectroscopic analysis. The respective chirped pulses can include a...
Scanning frequency comb microscopy (SFCM) for carrier profiling in
A microwave frequency comb (MFC) is produced when a mode-locked ultrafast laser is focused on the tunneling junction of a scanning tunneling microscope (STM)....
Scratch filter for wafer inspection
Methods and systems for filtering scratches from wafer inspection results are provided. One method includes generating a defect candidate map that includes...
Infrared radiometric imaging inspection of steel parts
One example of a method includes heating a ground steel part that has been chemical-etched. The method also includes detecting defects caused by grinding and...
Galvanometer scanned camera with variable focus and method
A camera assembly for generating a high resolution image of an area of interest on a workpiece includes a sensor array and an optical lens that focuses light...
Fibers with surface markings used for coding
Disclosed are fibers comprising one or more branded fibers which exhibit surface markings in a repeated pattern along the length of the branded fibers. The...
Sensor comprising a masking layer adhesive
Sensors (40) are described which comprise a reflective layer (52), a detection layer over the reflective layer (52), a semi-reflective layer (50) over the...
Method and system for raman spectroscopy using plasmon heating
A method of identifying a sample includes placing the sample in proximity to a plurality of nanoparticles and irradiating the plurality of nanoparticles with...
Apparatus for performing a sensing application
An apparatus for performing a sensing application includes a reservoir to contain a solution, a dispenser to dispense the solution from the reservoir, and a...
Native fluorescence detection methods, devices, and systems for organic
Naphthalene, benzene, toluene, xylene, and other volatile organic compounds VOCs have been identified as serious health hazards. Embodiments of the invention...
Apparatus for in-vitro imaging and analysis of dental samples
A detection system is provided for the measurement of in-vitro dental samples. The detection system includes an optical detection module that is configured for...
Device and a method for detecting a transmittivity spectrum of a light
A detect device and a detect method for transmittivity spectrum of the light guiding plate are provided. The detect device comprises a mixing cavity unit for...
Plasmon sensor and manufacturing method therefor, and method for inserting
sample into plasmon sensor
A plasmon sensor includes a first metal layer and a second metal layer having an upper surface facing a lower surface of the first metal layer. The upper...
Traveling wave based THz signal generation system and method thereof
TeraHertz signal generation system based on traveling-wave oscillators providing extraction of orders of magnitude higher oscillation frequencies resulting in...