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Liquid sample collection apparatus

University of Ulster (2017) Liquid sample collection apparatus. [Patent]

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Abstract

This invention relates to a liquid sample collection apparatus comprising, a port for receiving a liquid sample, a collector for storing said liquid sample, at least one conduit connecting said port to said collector, and a sample detection apparatus comprising a sensor for detecting said liquid in said collector and generating an output depending on the quantity of said liquid detected in said collector, and a controller responsive to said sensor output and configured to determine that said sample has been collected when said sensor output indicates that a quantity of said liquid above a threshold amount is detected in said collector.

Item Type:Patent
Keywords:Remote patient monitoring, blood micro sampling, phlebotomy
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Computing & Engineering
Faculty of Life and Health Sciences > School of Biomedical Sciences
Faculty of Arts
Faculty of Computing & Engineering > School of Engineering
Faculty of Life and Health Sciences
Faculty of Arts > School of Creative Arts and Technologies
Research Institutes and Groups:Art and Design Research Institute > Future and Virtual Worlds
Engineering Research Institute
Engineering Research Institute > Nanotechnology & Integrated BioEngineering Centre (NIBEC)
Biomedical Sciences Research Institute
Biomedical Sciences Research Institute > Stratified Medicine
Art and Design Research Institute
ID Code:39579
Deposited By: Dr David Gibson
Deposited On:19 Feb 2018 09:38
Last Modified:19 Feb 2018 09:38

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