US 9,810,703 B2
Calibration process and system
Adam Darmstadt, Dublin, CA (US); Michael Waite, Pinole, CA (US); and Theresa Forni, Davis, CA (US)
Assigned to Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc., Hercules, CA (US)
Filed by Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc., Hercules, CA (US)
Filed on Oct. 14, 2015, as Appl. No. 14/883,395.
Application 14/883,395 is a division of application No. 14/100,397, filed on Dec. 9, 2013, granted, now 9,176,154.
Claims priority of provisional application 61/736,389, filed on Dec. 12, 2012.
Prior Publication US 2016/0033541 A1, Feb. 4, 2016
Int. Cl. G01N 35/00 (2006.01); G01N 30/04 (2006.01)
CPC G01N 35/00693 (2013.01) [G01N 35/0095 (2013.01); G01N 2030/047 (2013.01); G01N 2035/00702 (2013.01)] 10 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
1. A package of calibration material for calibrating a medical testing machine, the package of calibration material comprising: two different materials, at least one of which is a calibration material; a respective container for each of the materials, the containers being connected together into a monolithic unit and maintaining separation between the materials before use of the calibration package; and a machine-readable indicator on the outside of the package, wherein the machine-readable indicator indicates that the package is for calibration of the medical testing machine and wherein the machine-readable indicator is configured for automatically initiating testing of the calibration material in the package; wherein one of the materials is a fluid configured for preparing a column of a liquid chromatography system for testing.