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About this file: EP1318399

EP1318399 - Passive sample detection to initiate timing of an assay [Right-click to bookmark this link]
StatusThe application is deemed to be withdrawn
Status updated on  25.07.2008
Database last updated on 24.01.2020
Most recent event   Tooltip25.07.2008Application deemed to be withdrawnpublished on 27.08.2008  [2008/35]
Applicant(s)For all designated states
LifeScan, Inc.
1000 Gibraltar Drive, Mail Stop 3D
Milpitas, CA 95035 / US
[N/P]
Former [2003/24]For all designated states
Lifescan, Inc.
1000 Gibraltar Drive, Mail Stop 3D
Milpitas, CA 95035 / US
Inventor(s)01 / Kermani, Mahyar Z.
3154 Gulfstream Street
Pleasanton, California 94588 / US
02 / Ohara, Timothy
1020 Alicante Drive
Danville, California 94526 / US
03 / Teodorczyk, Maria
6014 Running Springs Road
San Jose, California 95135 / US
 [2003/28]
Former [2003/24]01 / Kermani, Mahyar Z.
3154 Gulfstream Street
Pleasanton, California 94588 / US
02 / Ohara, Timothy
2652 Celaya Circle
San Ramon, California 94583 / US
03 / Teodorczyk, Maria
6014 Running Springs Road
San Jose, California 95135 / US
Representative(s)Mercer, Christopher Paul , et al
Carpmaels & Ransford LLP
One Southampton Row
London
WC1B 5HA / GB
[N/P]
Former [2003/24]Mercer, Christopher Paul , et al
Carpmaels & Ransford 43, Bloomsbury Square
London WC1A 2RA / GB
Application number, filing date02258481.709.12.2002
[2003/24]
Priority number, dateUS2001001385610.12.2001         Original published format: US 13856
[2003/24]
Filing languageEN
Procedural languageEN
PublicationType: A2 Application without search report 
No.:EP1318399
Date:11.06.2003
Language:EN
[2003/24]
Type: A3 Search report 
No.:EP1318399
Date:20.04.2005
[2005/16]
Search report(s)(Supplementary) European search report - dispatched on:EP08.03.2005
ClassificationInternational:G01N33/487
[2003/24]
Designated contracting statesAT,   BE,   BG,   CH,   CY,   CZ,   DE,   DK,   EE,   ES,   FI,   FR,   GB,   GR,   IE,   IT,   LI,   LU,   MC,   NL,   PT,   SE,   SI,   SK,   TR [2003/24]
TitleGerman:Passive Probefeststellung zum Beginn einer Analyse[2003/24]
English:Passive sample detection to initiate timing of an assay[2003/24]
French:Détection passive d'un échantillon pour commencer une analyse[2003/24]
Examination procedure04.10.2005Examination requested  [2005/48]
15.09.2006Despatch of a communication from the examining division (Time limit: M04)
23.01.2007Reply to a communication from the examining division
22.10.2007Despatch of a communication from the examining division (Time limit: M04)
02.03.2008Application deemed to be withdrawn, date of legal effect  [2008/35]
08.04.2008Despatch of communication that the application is deemed to be withdrawn, reason: reply to the communication from the examining division not received in time  [2008/35]
Fees paidRenewal fee
14.12.2004Renewal fee patent year 03
15.12.2005Renewal fee patent year 04
13.12.2006Renewal fee patent year 05
Penalty fee
Additional fee for renewal fee
31.12.200706   M06   Not yet paid
Documents cited:Search[X]WO9304371  (PORTON DIAGNOSTICS INC) [X] 1,5-7,11 * claim 13 *;
 [Y]WO0020626  (THERASENSE INC) [Y] 2-4,9 * page 15, line 10 - line 12 *;
 [DY]US6193873  (OHARA TIMOTHY J ET AL) [DY] 2-4,9 * column 2, line 36 - line 54 * * column 5, line 25 - line 60 *;
 [A]GB2154003  (GENETICS INT INC) [A] 9,10 * abstract *;
 [A]WO0157238  (LIFESCAN INC) [A] 11 * claims 1,21-25 *;
 [A]WO0159425  (WIDRIG OPLASKY CINDRA A ; LAUKS IMMANTS (CA); OPLASKY DAVID (CA); MACZ) [A] 1 * page 13, line 13 - page 14, line 5; figure 1 *