Sample testing machine

- bioMerieux, Inc.
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The sample testing machine is intended for testing samples stored in test cards.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a side elevational view of the machine as seen from the right hand side of the machine in FIG. 2;

FIG. 4 is a side elevational view of the machine as seen from the left hand side of the machine in FIG. 2; and,

FIG. 5 is a top plan view thereof.

The rear and bottom sides of the machine are not ornamented.

The phantom lines shown in the figures are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.


The ornamental design for a sample testing machine, as shown and described.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D377455 January 21, 1997 Burchard et al.
D424956 May 16, 2000 von Buelow et al.
D467349 December 17, 2002 Niedbala et al.
D474279 May 6, 2003 Mayer et al.
D482796 November 25, 2003 Oyama et al.
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Patent History
Patent number: D508999
Type: Grant
Filed: Jul 24, 2003
Date of Patent: Aug 30, 2005
Assignee: bioMerieux, Inc. (Durham, NC)
Inventors: Mark Fanning (Florissant, MO), Dennis Sandstedt (Chesterfield, MO), Dave Pincus (Chesterfield, MO), Carla Cooper (St. Peters, MO), Ray Shelton (St. Charles, MO), Judy Lowe (St. Peters, MO), Cynthia Somogye (Chesterfield, MO), Shelly Duboeuf (Defiance, MO), Richard Fauser (St. Charles, MO), Laurie Kish (O'Fallon, MO), David Shine (St. Louis, MO), Doug Hopper (Maryville, IL), Ross Blanton (Hazelwood, MO), Nancy Moss (St. Charles, MO), Michael Gallagher (St. Charles, MO)
Primary Examiner: Ian Simmons
Attorney: Samir R. Patel
Application Number: 29/186,915