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In accordance with CFR 404.6 and 404.7, announcement is made of the availability for licensing of the U.S. Patents concerning “Apparatus and Method for Automated Biomonitoring of Water Quality” listed under SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION. Foreign rights are also available. 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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1. U.S. Patent No.: 6,058,763. Foreign rights are also available (PCT/US98/04870).
Title: Apparatus and Method for Automated Biomonitoring of Water Quality.
Issue Date: May 9, 2000.
Description: The present invention relates generally to an apparatus and method for monitoring water quality. More particularly, the present invention relates to an apparatus and method for monitoring water quality using the ventilatory behavior and body movement of aquatic organisms.
2. U.S. Patent No.: 6,393,899, which is a continuation-in-part of U.S. Patent 6,058,763, above.
Title: An Apparatus and Method for Automated Biomonitoring of Water Quality.
Issue Date: May 28, 2002.
Description: See above.
3. U.S. Provisional Patent No.: 60/444,202. Foreign rights are also available.
Filing Date: February 3, 2003.
Description: This invention provides a portable means to monitor for developing toxic conditions in water. This device reduces to practice the miniaturization of the current patents 6,058,763 and 6,393,899.Start Signature
Luz D. Ortiz,
Army Federal Register Liaison Officer.
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