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Availability of U.S. Patent and U.S. Patent Applications for Non-Exclusive, Exclusive, or Partially Exclusive Licensing for Hand-Held Temperature Programmable Modular Gas Chromatograph, Biological Classification System, and Injection Valves

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Department of the Army, DoD.


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In accordance with 35 U.S.C. 209 and 37 CFR part 404 announcement is made of the availability for licensing of the U.S. Patent Applications and U.S. Patent for non-exclusive, exclusive, or partially exclusive licensing listed in under SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. The inventions listed have been assigned to the United States Government as represented by the Secretary of the Army, Washington, DC.

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Mr. John Biffoni, Intellectual Property Attorney, U.S. Army Soldier and Biological Chemical Command, ATTN: AMSSB-CC (Bldg. E4435), Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21010-5424, Phone: (410) 436-1158; FAX: 410-436-2534 or E-mail:

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1. Title: “Hand-Held Temperature Programmable Modular Gas Chromatograph.”

Description: The present invention relates to a gas chromatograph system of reduced size, weight and low power consumption for hand-held field applications. More particularly, to a modular gas chromatography system, which is capable of being interfaced with other portable analyzers.

Patent Number: 5,856,616.

Issue Date: January 5, 1999.

2. Title: “Biological Classification System.”

Description: The present invention relates to a hand-held chemical vapor detector for detecting biological substances in an indoor and outdoor setting. More specifically, the invention relates to a plasma chromatograph (PC) vapor detector that is interfaced to a biological sample processing and transfer introduction system.

Patent Application Number: 10/205,356.

Filed: 07/25/2002.

3. Title: “Injection Valves.”

Description: The present invention relates generally to the field of valves and, in particular, to an alternative method for injecting sample fluids into chromatography columns.

Patent Application Number: Not yet assigned.

Filed: 09/11/02.

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Luz D. Ortiz,

Army Federal Register Liaison Officer.

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