Patents by Inventor Ion Iordanoaia

Ion Iordanoaia has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20240168042
    Abstract: The disclosure relates to a method for optimizing sample distribution in a laboratory system, the method comprising: retrieving, at a control unit of the laboratory system, one or more test requests for each sample provided to the laboratory system; controlling, by the control unit, a transport system of the laboratory system to convey the provided samples to one or more sample buffer units; creating, by the control unit, run instructions to run one or more requested tests on selected samples on a test plate based on optimization criteria; transmitting, by the control unit, the run instructions to an analyzer of the laboratory system; and controlling, by the control unit, the transport system to convey the selected samples for which one or more requested tests shall be executed from a sample buffer unit to the analyzer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 16, 2023
    Publication date: May 23, 2024
    Inventors: Lawrence CHIU, Carlos FERNÁNDEZ GULIAS, Ion IORDANOAIA, Werner SMIT, Chye Yin Priscillia TAN, Moritz VON HOPFFGARTEN
  • Publication number: 20240139747
    Abstract: The present invention describes a base module (100) and a tray insert (200, 300, 400) of a multipurpose tray (100) for an automated processing system, such as an analytical, pre-analytical or post-analytical processing system, as well as to a multipurpose tray comprising such base module and such tray insert, wherein the tray insert can be particularly used for holding a plurality of reagent or sample tubes to be processed in the automated processing system. The present invention further relates to a method of simplified loading/unloading of such a multipurpose tray into/from the automated processing system.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2023
    Publication date: May 2, 2024
    Applicant: Roche Molecular Systems, Inc.
    Inventors: Lawrence Chiu, Ion Iordanoaia, Reiner Hitt, Vijay Namasivayam, Eduard Nawrocki, Michael Neugebauer, Tim Moulton, Sam Palmer, Gerd Schmieta
  • Publication number: 20210178398
    Abstract: The present invention describes a base module (100) and a tray insert (200, 300, 400) of a multipurpose tray (100) for an automated processing system, such as an analytical, pre-analytical or post-analytical processing system, as well as to a multipurpose tray comprising such base module and such tray insert, wherein the tray insert can be particularly used for holding a plurality of reagent or sample tubes to be processed in the automated processing system. The present invention further relates to a method of simplified loading/unloading of such a multipurpose tray into/from the automated processing system.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 18, 2018
    Publication date: June 17, 2021
    Applicant: Roche Molecular Systems, Inc.
    Inventors: Lawrence Chiu, Ion Iordanoaia, Reiner Hitt, Vijay Namasivayam, Eduard Nawrocki, Michael Neugebauer, Tim Moulton, Sam Palmer, Gerd Schmieta