Global Patent Index - EP 1058581 A1

EP 1058581 A1 2000-12-13 - SEALING APPARATUS FOR USE WITH MICROPLATES

Title (en)

SEALING APPARATUS FOR USE WITH MICROPLATES

Title (de)

Dichtungsapparat zur Verwendung mit Mikroplatten

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF D'ETANCHEITE DESTINE A ETRE UTILISE AVEC DES PLAQUES DE MICROTITRATION

Publication

EP 1058581 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99908596 A

Priority

  • GB 9813578 A
  • US 9904454 W
  • US 7658198 P

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9944742A1] The present invention relates to a sealing apparatus (1) that effectively seals microplates and can be used in conjunction with automated equipment. While the present invention is adaptable to automated instruments, it does not require sophisticated machinery to utilize the apparatus.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

B01L 3/00; G01N 31/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G01N 35/02 (2006.01); B01L 3/00 (2006.01); B01L 3/14 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B01L 3/50853 (2013.01); B01L 3/50825 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9944742A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9944742 A1 19990910; AU 2799199 A 19990920; CA 2322521 A1 19990910; EP 1058581 A1 20001213; JP 2002505440 A 20020219

INPADOC legal status


2004-06-23 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20031001

2000-12-13 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20001004

2000-12-13 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU NL PT SE

2000-12-13 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

- Free text: AL PAYMENT 20001004;LT PAYMENT 20001004;LV PAYMENT 20001004;MK PAYMENT 20001004;RO PAYMENT 20001004;SI PAYMENT 20001004