Global Patent Index - EP 1090296 A1

EP 1090296 A1 2001-04-11 - ANALYTE ASSAY DEVICE

Title (en)

ANALYTE ASSAY DEVICE

Title (de)

VORRICHTUNG ZUM BESTIMMUNGSVERFAHREN FÜR ANALYTEN

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF DE DETECTION D'ANALYTES

Publication

EP 1090296 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99928110 A

Priority

  • GB 9902022 W
  • GB 9813721 A
  • GB 9822076 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0000827A1] The present invention relates to an analyte assay device for a liquid sample, the device comprising a carrier along which liquid sample may travel by capillary action, said carrier having, in the direction of liquid flow, a first region to which a sample may be applied, and an electrochemical detection arrangement, said device further comprising signal processing means and indicator means operatively associated with the electrochemical detection arrangement to indicate the result of the assay and methods of use thereof. The present invention also relates to a pregnanediol assay device and use thereof.

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

G01N 33/543; G01N 33/74

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G01N 33/543 (2006.01); G01N 33/74 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G01N 33/54386 (2013.01); G01N 33/743 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0000827A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE FR GB IT NL

EPO simple patent family

WO 0000827 A1 20000106; AU 4523299 A 20000117; EP 1090296 A1 20010411

INPADOC legal status


2006-02-01 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20050727

2003-08-20 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20030704

2001-04-11 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20010105

2001-04-11 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): DE FR GB IT NL