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System and method for evaluating a module
In one embodiment, a system comprises a circuit arrangement and a module having a first mechanical switch and an electrode. The circuit arrangement has a...
Systems and methods for low power time-domain measurement of complex
Various embodiments of the invention enable low-power accurate measurement of complex impedance at a range of frequencies of interest to determine a frequency...
Estimation of resistance in electrical machines
In an electrical machine which has unidirectional excitation applied to its windings, the mean values of voltage and current can be computed from the...
Integrated circuit and associated methods for measurement of an external
An integrated circuit includes an output circuit having a first terminal adapted to couple to an external power supply, a second terminal adapted to couple to a...
Dispersed state monitoring device for distributed generation
A dispersed state monitoring device for distributed generation includes a power module, an input conditioning module, a data processing module and a network...
Power monitoring systems and methods
The present disclosure is a system for monitoring power that has a unified polyphase distribution transformer monitoring (PDTM) device that interfaces with at...
Circuit arrangement and method for determining a current in a circuit
A circuit arrangement including a rectifier circuit and a current determining circuit. The rectifier circuit is configured to rectify an alternating signal into...
Electronic apparatus to detect power supply voltage levels to protect
An electronic apparatus includes a first voltage detection circuit which detects when a voltage, becomes higher than a first level after the voltage starts to...
Specimen and current measuring method
Composite material sheets containing conductive fibers are laminated, and release films are interposed between the sheets so as to extend from one end to the...
Systems and methods to monitor current in switching converters
Various embodiments of the invention increase current monitoring accuracy in switching converters. In particular, certain embodiments of the invention allow...
Low power high resolution oscillator based voltage sensor
Systems and methods for sensing voltage on a chip are described herein. In one embodiment, a voltage sensor comprises a voltage-controlled oscillator coupled to...
Current sensor for wires having different diameters
A current sensor includes a casing including a pair of arms and coupling part, multiple magneto-electric transducers arranged on the circumference of a virtual...
System for the combined, probe-based mechanical and electrical testing of
A system for testing MEMS-structures includes a microforce sensor, two or more multi-axis micropositioning units, at least one electrical probe and a sample...
Vibrating device for positioning a miniaturized piece in a testing
accommodation, and positioning method
An embodiment of a device for positioning a miniaturized piece, including: a positioning structure, which forms a first cavity, designed to receive with play...
Testing device for electrical safety using wireless communication
Devices and methods for enhancing electrical safety are provided herein. Devices testing the safety of light fixtures are provided. Also provided are a variety...
Force measurement with real-time baseline determination
An atomic force microscope (AFM) and corresponding method to provide low force (sub-20 pN) AFM control and mechanical property measurement is provided. The...
Adaptive phase delay adjustment for MEMS sensors
Various embodiments of the invention allow to cancel demodulation phase error. In certain embodiments, cancellation is accomplished by determining the phase...
Capacitive micromechanical acceleration sensor
The invention relates to a capacitive micromechanical acceleration sensor comprising a first sensor, a second sensor, and a third sensor. The first sensor...
Risk-managed, single-use, pre-calibrated, pre-sterilized sensors for use
in bio-processing applications
Single-use, pre-sterilized, and pre-calibrated, pre-validated sensors are provided. These sensors are designed to store sensor-specific information, such as...
Laboratory sample distribution system, laboratory system and method of
A laboratory sample distribution system is presented. The laboratory sample distribution system comprises a plurality of container carriers. The container...
Automatic analysis device
In an automatic analysis device, when an external force acts on a probe guard 26 in a horizontal direction, the probe guard 26 moves in a direction escaping...
Dried specimen storage slide
Specimen collection slides, methods of fabricating and methods of utilizing such specimen collection slides whereby each specimen collection slide includes a...
Automatic analysis apparatus
An automatic analysis apparatus measures a concentration of an intended component in a biological sample, such as blood or urine, or determines whether such...
Automatic analysis device and automatic analysis method
The automatic analysis device includes an analysis unit that corrects, based on a measured value at the time of a first light amount measurement with water...
Device and methods for detecting analytes in saliva
The invention provides a device for detecting drugs of abuse or other compounds in saliva. The invention thus provides a device for detecting the presence of...
Modulators of pharmacokinetic properties of therapeutics
The present application provides for a compound of Formula IV, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt, solvate, and/or ester thereof, compositions containing...
Apparatus and method for measuring cholesterol
Disclosed are an apparatus and a method for effectively measuring cholesterol using a small amount of blood. The apparatus for measuring cholesterol includes a...
Method for hemostasis testing
A sample testing cartridge is usable to perform a variety of tests on a visco-elastic sample, such hemostasis testing on a whole blood or blood component...
TSH antibodies for point-of-care immunoassay formats
The invention relates to antibody characteristics used to design a whole blood Point of Care Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH) immunoassay using an ELISA...
TSH immunoassays and processes for performing TSH immunoassays in the
presence of endogenous contaminants in...
The invention relates to low wash Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH) immunoassays using an ELISA sandwich assay having limited or no wash step between the...
Methods for treating cone dystrophy with neuronal viability factor, RDCVF2
The present disclosure concerns a pharmaceutical composition comprising a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier and a compound selected in the group comprising...
Method for evaluating atherosclerotic lesion, and kit
The present invention provides a method and a means for evaluating atherosclerotic lesions by identifying a protein (marker protein) group, the expression level...
Detection of high-risk intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm and
The present invention relates to diagnostic, prognostic and clinical methods of distinguishing high-risk IPMN from more benign IPMN as well as high-grade PanIN...
Diagnostic and therapeutic uses of gelsolin in renal failure
The invention is directed, in part, to the use of gelsolin to diagnose, monitor, and treat subjects with renal failure (e.g., chronic renal failure subjects on...
Neoepitope detection of disease using protein arrays
A diagnostic device for and method of detecting the presence of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC) in a patient including a detector device for...
Use of antibody-surrogate antigen systems for detection of analytes
Compositions, methods and kits for labeling proteins and uses in reporter systems for detecting, quantifying and/or characterizing analytes.
Method and system for detecting a target within a population of molecules
A method of detecting a target within a population of molecules comprising: contacting a plurality of labeled probe molecules with the population of molecules...
Polymeric carriers for immunohistochemistry and in situ hybridization
Certain disclosed embodiments of the present invention concern the synthesis, derivatization, conjugation to immunoglobulins and signal amplification based on...
Antibody-based arrays for detecting multiple signal transducers in rare
The present invention provides antibody-based arrays for detecting the activation state and/or total amount of a plurality of signal transduction molecules in...
Myeloperoxidase, a risk indicator for cardiovascular disease
Diagnostic tests for characterizing an individual's risk of developing or having a cardiovascular disease. In one embodiment the present diagnostic test...
Methods relating to testing for lysosomal storage disorders
Processes are provided that include additive compounds suitable for detecting the activity of an enzyme such as a lysosomal storage enzyme where the additive is...
Optical engine for flow cytometer, flow cytometer system and methods of
An optical engine for use in a bench top flow cytometer, the optical engine comprising a set of lasers; a different set of beam shaping optics for each laser,...
Zwitterion-containing acridinium compounds
Hydrophilic, chemiluminescent acridinium compounds containing zwitterions are disclosed. These acridinium compounds, when used as chemiluminescent labels in...
Liquid drop diagnostic assays
The present invention provides simple and inexpensive assays for the detection of virtually any analyte in any sample that is in liquid form or that can be...
Method for detecting a target particle
Provided is a method for detecting a target particle that is a method for detecting a non-luminescent target particle dispersed and randomly moving in a sample...
Lanthanum-based concentration agents for microorganisms
A concentration agent for microorganisms is provided that contains both lanthanum and carbonate. Additionally, articles that include the concentration agent and...
Systems and methods of fluidic sample processing
The present invention provides fluidic devices and systems that allow detection of analytes from a biological fluid. The methods and devices are particularly...
Single-pad strip for an improved lateral flow assay and a test device
using the same
The present invention relates to a strip for an improved lateral flow assay of a biological sample on a single plane and a lateral flow chromatography assay...
Co-culture bioreactor system
Disclosed herein are bioreactor systems and methods of utilizing said systems.
Identification of antitumor compounds using placenta
Provided herein are methods of evaluating potential antitumor compounds, and thereby identifying antitumor compounds, using placenta or a portion thereof and...