04500788 is referenced by 32 patents and cites 4 patents.

Apparatus for automatically connecting and disconnecting a pair of connectors includes first and second relatively movable means to carry the connectors and to move them back and forth between connected and disconnected positions. Rack and gear means may be used having a variable mechanical advantage at different positions to facilitate connection and disconnection of the connectors. The apparatus may also have means for providing radiation for antibacterial effect on the connectors, typically ultraviolet radiation.

Title
Device for providing antibacterial radiation
Application Number
6/524704
Publication Number
4500788
Application Date
August 19, 1983
Publication Date
February 19, 1985
Inventor
Brant R Danielsen
Round Lake Beach
IL, US
Daniel B Granzow
Ingleside
IL, US
Ralph Kulin
Marengo
IL, US
Agent
John Kirby
Paul C Flattery
Garrettson Ellis
Assignee
Baxter Travenol Laboratories
IL, US
IPC
A61M 31/00
A61L 2/10
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