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Lori A Truitt, Frank Corbin III, Donn D Lobdell, Douglas P Miller, Keith Manica, George J Eilers, Steven H Johnson, Lawrence L Leppert: Technique for extracorporeal treatment of blood. COBE Laboratories, Carol W Holland & Hart Burton, June 8, 1999: US05910252 (176 worldwide citation)

Blood from a patient is treated extracorporeally by any selected one of a plurality of predetermined treatments. Each of the treatments involves the flow of blood from the patient into a primary chamber of a filtration unit, past a semipermeable membrane located in the filtration unit which separate ...


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Jacques Chevallet, Paul Priest, Keith Manica: Integrated blood treatment fluid module. Cobe Laboratories, Sheridan Ross & McIntosh, August 15, 1995: US05441636 (176 worldwide citation)

An integrated blood treatment fluid module is provided having particular multi-function application in the treatment of renal failure. The module comprises a support member, a blood treatment device mounted to the support member, and multiple fluid circuits, wherein a plurality of the fluid circuits ...


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Lori A Truitt, Douglas P Miller, Keith Manica: Automatic priming technique. COBE Laboratories, Carol W Holland & Hart Burton Esq, July 7, 1998: US05776345 (117 worldwide citation)

Blood from a patient is treated extracorporeally by any selected one of a plurality of predetermined treatments. Each of the treatments involves the flow of blood from the patient into a primary chamber of a filtration unit, past a semipermeable membrane located in the filtration unit which separate ...


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Lori A Truitt, Frank Corbin III, Donn D Lobdell, Douglas P Miller, Keith Manica, George J Eilers, Steven H Johnson, Lawrence L Leppert: Technique for extracorporeal treatment of blood. COBE Laboratories, Carol W Holland & Hart Burton Esq, June 9, 1998: US05762805 (83 worldwide citation)

Blood from a patient is treated extracorporeally by any selected one of a plurality of predetermined treatments. Each of the treatments involves the flow of blood from the patient into a primary chamber of a filtration unit, past a semipermeable membrane located in the filtration unit which separate ...


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Keith Manica: Retention device for extracorporeal treatment apparatus. Cobe Laboratories, Carol W Holland & Hart Burton, October 21, 1997: US05679245 (69 worldwide citation)

Blood from a patient is treated extracorporeally by any selected one of a plurality of predetermined treatments. Each of the treatments involves the flow of blood from the patient into a primary chamber of a filtration unit, past a semipermeable membrane located in the filtration unit which separate ...


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Dennis J Hlavinka, Keith Manica, Frank Corbin III, Terrence M Cussen: Heat weld tubing connectors. CaridianBCT, John R Merkling, Edna M O Connor, Laura B Arciniege, June 21, 2011: US07964048 (6 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides thermoplastic tubes, thermoplastic melting plates, thermoplastic tube connecting apparatus, and methods for using the same.


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Dennis J Hlavinka, David Bihm, Keith Manica: Slidable clamp for port isolation. Terumo BCT, Elizabeth J Reagan, René A Pereyra, John R Merkling, January 27, 2015: US08940228

Embodiments described herein generally relate to an apparatus and methods for preventing the recontamination of a pathogen-reduced fluid by pathogens trapped in one or more ports of an inactivation fluid container. Through the use of a slidable clamp positioned in an area of the container immediatel ...


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Larry Joe Dumont, Marlene Adele Bainbridge, Tay Goodrich, Keith Manica: Apparatus and method for detecting bacteria in blood products. Gambro, Gambro, January 15, 2004: US20040009542-A1

An apparatus and method for penetrating a bacteria detection culture bottle in an aseptic manner. The apparatus includes the use of a sample bulb pre-connected to a product bag along with a sampler coupler including a needle or hollow spike. The apparatus also includes for the use of a sample bag or ...


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Keith Manica, Dennis J Hlavinka: Container and method of sealing. Gambro, October 2, 2003: US20030187421-A1

A method and apparatus for use in inactivating pathogens in fluids such as blood or blood components. The apparatus includes a container having a main body portion and at least one tubing extending into the main body portion of the container. The apparatus also includes a container having a main bod ...


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Frank Corbin, Terrence M Cussen, Dennis J Hlavinka, Keith Manica: Heat Weld Tubing Connectors. Gambro Bct, Don D Cha, January 10, 2008: US20080009833-A1

The present invention provides thermoplastic tubes, thermoplastic melting plates, thermoplastic tube connecting apparatus, and methods for using the same.