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Methods for detecting human metapneumovirus
The present invention discloses specific human metapneumovirus monoclonal antibodies. The antibody is at least two-fold less reactive with non-human...
Methods and compositions for cytometric detection of rare target cells in
The present disclosure provides cytometric methods for the detection of rare target cells in a sample. In certain aspects, the methods and compositions may...
Assay for diagnosing Streptococcus pneumoniae
Assays for detecting anti-streptococcal antibodies in biological samples using one or more streptococcal antigens are described herein. Various combinations of...
High-sensitivity nanoscale wire sensors
One aspect of the invention provides a nanoscale wire that has improved sensitivity, for example, as the carrier concentration in the wire is controlled by an...
Dual-functional nonfouling surfaces comprising target binding partner
covalently coupled to polymer attached to...
Dual-functional nonfouling surfaces and materials, methods for making dual-functional nonfouling surfaces and materials, and devices that include...
Multi-functional rapid diagnostic test device
A three-in-one apparatus for analyzing liquids, such as some body fluids, uses labeled molecular affinity binding, such as immunochromatography. The...
Adrenomedullin assays and methods for determining mature adrenomedullin
Subject of the present invention is an in vitro method for therapy follow-up in septic patients wherein the concentration of mature ADM 1-52 and/or mature ADM...
Described herein are particular embodiments relating to a microfluidic device that may be utilized for cell sensing, counting, and/or sorting. Particular...
Flow chamber analyte detection method
A flow chamber and method for detecting the presence of one more cell produced analytes under flow conditions. The flow chamber includes two compartments...
Method of in vivo screening for cardiac toxic agents using teleost
This invention relates to a method of screening agents for cardiotoxicity based on the observations of the alteration of heart rate and heart rhythm, using...
Immune system modeling devices and methods
Devices and methods are provided for detecting an immune reaction to a test agent using an immune modeling system comprising a barrier component configured to...
Marker for determining effects of anti-c-Met antibody and method of
determining effects of anti-c-Met antibody...
There are provided a composition for determining the efficacy of a c-Met antibody including marker genes and a method for determining the efficacy of a c-Met...
Body fluid testing apparatus
A body fluid testing apparatus, comprising a containing chamber having a first opening on the bottom wall thereof; a plunger chamber having a plunger contacting...
Analyte system and method for determining hemoglobin parameters in whole
A system of measuring hemoglobin and bilirubin parameters in a whole blood sample using optical absorbance. The system includes an optical-sample module, a...
Apparatus and method for isolating leukocytes and tumor cells by
The present invention provides novel apparatuses and methods for isolating or recovering a subset of blood cells such as leukocytes and/or circulating tumor...
Method and apparatus for measuring and recording real time environmental
conditions at target shell locations...
An investment casting shell substrate sensor method and apparatus comprising a hollow probe 10 having an aperture 30, the aperture 30 covered by a water proof...
Fluid quality monitoring and filtration system
A fluid filtration system may include a fluid filter assembly that includes a filter element configured to filter a fluid and a sensor probe incorporated into...
Sample collecting device for droplet and gas sampling in narrow ducts of a
gas turbine or any other device with...
An analyzing arrangement for analyzing a composition of a fluid, such as oil mist of an engine, e.g. a gas turbine is provided. The analyzing arrangement...
Method for determining number of drops
A method for determining the number of drops metered with a drop frequency into a reactor, especially in a high temperature decomposition system for analyzers,...
Method for providing an indication as to the amount of milk remaining in a
breast during lactation
A method of providing an indication as to the amount of milk remaining in a breast during lactation based on a determined fat content of milk that has been...
Solid state sensor for detection of explosives
Functionalized titanium nanotubes can be utilized to detect compounds of interest, for example peroxide-based explosives. The nanotubes may desirably be coated,...
Low pressure biogas sample takeoff and conditioning system
A temperature and pressure regulating biogas sample extraction system and method for providing a conditioned biogas sample for constituent analysis.
Apparatus and method for measuring aging environment
An aging environment measurement apparatus measures aging environment data within an oak barrel and transmits the measured aging environment data within the oak...
Color change indicator of biofilm formation
Technologies are generally described for devices for detection of a biofilm by a color change in a moisture-indicating substance, such as a chemical or a dye....
Method and system for monitoring biomolecule separations by mass
Monitoring biomolecule separations by mass spectrometry is described. The mixture to be separated is introduced into a first fluidic stream, which then passes...
Propagation rate measurement device, propagation rate measurement program,
and propagation rate measurement method
A sonic speed measurement device in which reliability is enhanced while the amount of calculation is minimized is provided. A propagation path postulation...
Method for testing connections of metal workpieces to plastic compounds
for cavities by means of ultrasound
The invention relates to a method for testing connections of metal workpieces to plastic compounds for cavities by means of ultrasound, wherein the plastic...
Acoustic transmitter and method for underwater pipeline inspection gauges
A multiple frequency ping transmitter which can be carried by a pig which is used in an underwater pipeline. The ping transmitter produces a ping chord which...
Reduction of aeration interference in an ultrasonic fluid sensing system
A sensor operable to sense a characteristic of a fluid. The sensor includes a sensing area, a filter, and a transducer. The sensing area is configured to...
Apparatus and method for monitoring the structural integrity of a pipeline
by means of a superconducting magnet
An inspection apparatus (100) for monitoring the structural integrity of a pipeline (101) comprising a superconducting electromagnet (102) suitable for...
Multiple discrimination device and method of manufacturing the device
Provided are a multiple discrimination device and a method of manufacturing the same. According to the multiple discrimination device, a three-dimensional micro...
Analysis device and analysis method using the same
Provided are an analysis device and an analysis method. According to the device and the method, a giant magnetoresistance (GMR) sensor unit is formed to be the...
A suppressor is structured by an ion exchange section being structured by an eluate path forming member forming an eluate path and a regenerant path forming...
Sample analysis method
The analysis method allows analysis of samples with high sensitivity, irrespective of interelectrode distance. The method includes: a step of applying a voltage...
Cartridge for liquid transport
The cartridge includes a sensor structure that has multiple sensors positioned on a substrate. The cartridge also includes a common channel defined in the...
Molecular receptor-based chemical field-effect transistor (CHEMFET)
devices, systems, and methods for in-situ...
Embodiments include a method for securing a membrane material to a gate of a molecular receptor-based chemical field-effect transistor (CHEMFET). The method can...
Stackable electrochemical analyte sensors, systems and methods including
In some aspects, an analyte sensor is provided for detecting an analyte concentration level in a bio-fluid sample. The analyte sensor has a base with first and...
Low-cost electrode chip variants and methods for multi analyte analysis
and referencing based on cathodic...
The invention relates to electrode chip (EChip) cartridge devices which are used in hot electron-induced electro-chemiluminescence (HECL) and ...
Biosensors and methods of preparing same
A biosensor strip having a low profile for reducing the volume of liquid sample needed to perform an assay. In one embodiment, the biosensor strip includes an...
Analyte sensors and methods of using same
Provided are sensors for determining the concentration of an analyte in a sample fluid. In certain embodiments, the sensors include conductive particles and...
Electrical capacitance volume tomography sensor for inspection of
The present invention provides a system and apparatus for inspecting tendons and cable stays in bridges and structures using multi-frequency excitation of an...
Probe assembly and method for contactless electrical characterization of
buried conducting layers
A probe assembly includes plural capacitive contacts that are separate from each other and a conductive depletion gate disposed between and separating the...
Sense and hold circuit for hose assembly
A monitoring circuit for detecting degradation of a hose assembly a hose assembly and a hose assembly incorporating such a monitoring circuit are disclosed. The...
Analyte test sensor and method of manufacturing the same
An analyte test sensor for use in measuring the concentration of a particular analyte in a test sample includes a non-conductive substrate, a reference...
Composite material moisture detection
A system for detecting moisture characteristics of a material of a complex structure while the material is in situ or forms part of the complex structure. The...
Sensor apparatus systems, devices and methods
A sensor apparatus and sensor apparatus system for use in conjunction with a cassette, including a disposable or replaceable cassette. In some embodiments, the...
Analyzing an object using a particle beam apparatus
Described herein is a method for analyzing an object using a particle beam apparatus, for example an electron beam apparatus and/or an ion beam apparatus, or...
Laterally-offset detectors for long-range x-ray backscatter imaging
A method for imaging a target with an x-ray scatter apparatus. Air scatter from air intervening between the x-ray scatter apparatus and a target overwhelms...
Combined x-ray and optical metrology
Structural parameters of a specimen are determined by fitting models of the response of the specimen to measurements collected by different measurement...
Method and apparatus for characterising a material by scattering of
The invention relates to a device for identifying a material of an object having: a source of X photons and a spectrometric detector, the source irradiating the...