Skip to Content
Find More Like This
Return to Search

SAMPLE PLATFORM AND METHODS OF USE

United States Patent Application

20170059555
A1
View the Complete Application at the US Patent & Trademark Office
Los Alamos National Laboratory - Visit the Technology Transfer Division Website
Disclosed herein is a platform for holding a biological sample with a movable radiation source that can be used to expose the sample to controlled dosages of radiation in a targeted manner. In some embodiments, the platform includes a support structure and a cartridge for holding a sample. In some embodiments, the support structure includes a support for holding the sample, which may be in a well in the support structure. A radiation source can be adjusted relative to the sample (for example, the distance between the sample and the radiation source is controlled) in order to administer a particular dose of radiation to the sample.
Iyer, Rashi (Los Alamos, NM), Bajaj, Piyush (Norwich, CT), Huang, Jen-Huang (Los Alamos, NM)
Los Alamos National Security, LLC (Los Alamos NM)
15/ 252,082
August 30, 2016
ACKNOWLEDGMENT OF GOVERNMENT SUPPORT [0002] This invention was made with government support under Contract No. DE-AC52-06NA25396 awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy. The government has certain rights in the invention.