Corbett Life Science has been awarded US Patent No. 8,124,413, "Thermocycler and sample port."
Keith Stanley and John Corbett are named as inventors on the patent.
Relates to continuous flow systems, in particular thermocyclers, for the automated and continuous cycling of fluid between a plurality of temperature zones to amplify nucleic acids. The invention also relates to an improved sample port for introducing a volume of a liquid sample into a continuous flow system.