US Patent No. 9,468,925

Tissue container for molecular and histology diagnostics incorporating a breakable membrane
Oct 20, 2016

Becton Dickinson has been awarded US Patent No. 9,468,925, "Tissue container for molecular and histology diagnostics incorporating a breakable membrane."

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