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Kurt T Kunas, Robert V Oakley, Fauad F Hasan, Michael E Goodwin, Jeremy K Larsen, Nephi D Jones: Stirred-tank reactor system. Baxter International, Baxter Healthcare, Paula J F Kelly, Bell Boyd & Lloyd, June 10, 2008: US07384783 (55 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a stirred-tank reactor system and methods of preparing such systems. The present invention further encompasses the use of the stirred-tank reactor system as a disposable bioreactor and in kits with disposable elements.


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Derik R West, Whitt F Woods, Jeremy K Larsen, Nephi D Jones, Robert V Oakley, Kurt Thomas Kunas, Fauad F Hasan: Mixing systems and related mixers. HyClone Laboratories, Baxter International, Baxter Healthcare, Workman Nydegger, March 23, 2010: US07682067 (46 worldwide citation)

A mixing system includes a housing and a motor mount disposed on the housing and having a passage extending therethrough. A dive motor is coupled with the motor mount for selectively rotating the motor mount relative to the housing. A rotational assembly includes a hub having a passageway extending ...


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Michael E Goodwin, Nephi D Jones, Jeremy K Larsen: Gas spargers and related container systems. HyClone Laboratories, Workman Nydegger, December 10, 2013: US08603805 (23 worldwide citation)

A sparger includes a body bounding a compartment. A tubular port or tube is coupled with the body. The tubular port or tub bounds a passage that communicates with the compartment of the body. At least a portion of the body includes of a first sparging sheet. The first sparging sheet includes a flexi ...


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Clinton C Staheli, Nephi D Jones, Michael E Goodwin: Mixing system with condenser. HyClone Laboratories, Workman Nydegger, June 4, 2013: US08455242 (15 worldwide citation)

A system for mixing a liquid solution or suspension includes a support housing bounding a compartment and a collapsible bag disposed within the compartment. A mixer is disposed within the collapsible bag while a sparger delivers a gas to the lower end of the collapsible bag. A gas outlet line extend ...


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Kurt T Kunas, Robert V Oakley, Fauad F Hasan, Michael E Goodwin, Jeremy K Larsen, Nephi D Jones: Probe connector assembly and method of use. HyClone Laboratories, Baxter International, Baxter Healthcare, Workman Nydegger, March 8, 2011: US07901934 (13 worldwide citation)

A probe assembly includes a tubular sleeve having a passage extending between a first end and an opposing second end. The tubular sleeve is movable between an extended position wherein the first end and the opposing second end are spaced apart and a collapsed position wherein the first end and the o ...


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Derik R West, Nephi D Jones: Self aligning coupling for mixing system. HyClone Laboratories, Workman Nydegger, August 13, 2013: US08506198 (12 worldwide citation)

A shaft coupling assembly includes a hub bounding an opening. The interior surface of the hub includes an annular coupling surface and a receiving surface, the receiving surface sloping away from opening. An alignment rib projects from the receiving surface into the opening. An elongated shaft inclu ...


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Kurt T Kunas, Robert V Oakley, Fauad F Hasan, Michael E Goodwin, Jeremy K Larsen, Nephi D Jones: Stirred tank reactor systems and methods of use. Hyclone Laboratories, Baxter International, Baxter Healthcare, Workman Nydegger, January 7, 2014: US08623640 (7 worldwide citation)

A reactor system includes a flexible bag having an interior surface bounding a compartment. An elongated tubular connector is disposed within the compartment of the flexible bag, the tubular connector having a first end and an opposing second end, the first end of the tubular connector being coupled ...


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Michael E Goodwin, Nephi D Jones, Jeremy K Larsen: Gas spargers and related container systems. Life Technologies Corporation, Workman Nydegger, April 14, 2015: US09005971 (6 worldwide citation)

A container system includes a bag having of one or more sheets of flexible polymeric material, the bag having an interior surface at least partially bounding a chamber that is adapted to hold a fluid. A sparger is secured to the interior surface of the bag so that a compartment is formed between the ...


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Michael E Goodwin, Nephi D Jones, Derik R West: Container with film sparger. Life Technologies Corporation, Workman Nydegger, May 9, 2017: US09643133 (2 worldwide citation)

A container assembly includes a flexible bag having an interior surface bounding a chamber and an opposing exterior surface, the bag having a top end wall, a bottom end wall, and an encircling sidewall extending therebetween, the bottom end wall including a first polymeric sheet overlying a second p ...


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Michael E Goodwin, Nephi D Jones, Jeremy K Larsen: Gas spargers and related container systems. Life Technologies Corporation, Workman Nydegger, February 16, 2016: US09259692 (2 worldwide citation)

A container system includes a bag having of one or more sheets of flexible polymeric material, the bag having an interior surface at least partially bounding a chamber, the chamber being adapted to hold a fluid. A flexible sparging sheet is secured to the interior surface of the bag so that a compar ...