|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||209/587 ; 209/509 ; 209/522 ; 209/523 ; 209/524|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 52 인용 특허 : 2|
An apparatus wherein assayed specimens can be transferred in any order to a specimen-container housing rack automatically and very efficiently, without any restrictions whatsoever on the order in which the specimen containers are placed in the specimen-container racks and assayed, even if different types of specimen vessel are present. This is accomplished in a specimen-container transfer apparatus having: a conveyor unit for transporting specimen-container racks; a specimen-container ID reader for reading the specimen-container identification numbers of...
[ What is claimed is:] [1.]1. A specimen-container transfer apparatus, comprising:a conveyor unit for transporting specimen-container racks;a specimen-container ID reader for reading specimen-container identification numbers from the specimen-container racks transported by said conveyor unit;a specimen-container housing-rack table for setting up specimen-container housing racks for housing specimen containers;specimen-container transfer means for taking specimen containers out of specimen-container racks and putting them in order into specimen-container ...