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1. (WO2018078325) A SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CALIBRATING A CENTRIFUGE

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/078325    International Application No.:    PCT/GB2017/053055
Publication Date: Fri May 04 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Wed Oct 11 01:59:59 CEST 2017
IPC: G01N 33/49
A61M 1/36
B01D 17/02
B01D 21/26
B04B 5/00
G01N 15/04
G01N 21/01
G01N 21/07
Applicants: ENTIA LIMITED
Inventors: CLIVE-SMITH, Millie
BASEY-FISHER, Toby
Title: A SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CALIBRATING A CENTRIFUGE
Abstract:
A sample holder for use in a centrifuge, the sample holder being generally planar and comprising: an aperture or recess for releasably retaining a sample storage member including a sample chamber adapted to contain a volume of liquid; a centre point around which the holder will rotate during use; and one or more calibration features, wherein the calibration feature(s) comprise one or more outer edges, which lie on the side of the or each calibration feature which is furthest from the centre point, and the one or more outer edges comprise a series of radially spaced-apart outer edge portions or positions which are spaced at different distances from the centre point as a function of angular position around the centre point.