Patents by Inventor Nan-Sing Ling

Nan-Sing Ling 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).

  • Patent number: 4268393
    Abstract: This invention relates to an apparatus for separating platelets from blood samples by subjecting the blood sample to centrifugal force in the chamber while displacing the platelets from the blood sample by injecting a relatively small volume of saline into the centrifugally outer end of the chamber. In the preferred apparatus, the saline is injected into the blood sample by driving the chamber supporting the blood sample against a saline filled collapsible cavity under the influence of centrifugal force.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 5, 1980
    Date of Patent: May 19, 1981
    Assignee: The Institutes of Medical Sciences
    Inventors: Maxim D. Persidsky, Nan-Sing Ling