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Paul Taylor Jacobs, Szu Min Lin, Xiaolan Chen: Vapor sterilization using inorganic hydrogen peroxide complexes. Advanced Sterilization Products, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, September 16, 1997: US05667753 (79 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and process for hydrogen peroxide vapor sterilization of medical instruments and similar devices make use of hydrogen peroxide vapor released from an inorganic hydrogen peroxide complex. The peroxide vapor can be released at room temperature and atmospheric pressure; however, the pressu ...


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Szu Min Lin, James Archie Swanzy, Paul Taylor Jacobs: Vapor sterilization using a non-aqueous source of hydrogen peroxide. Johnson & Johnson Medical, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, October 7, 1997: US05674450 (49 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and process for hydrogen peroxide vapor sterilization of medical instruments and similar devices make use of hydrogen peroxide vapor released from a substantially non-aqueous organic hydrogen peroxide complex, such as a urea-peroxide complex. Optionally, a plasma can be used in conjunct ...


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Szu Min Lin, Paul Taylor Jacobs, Su Syin Wu: Liquid/vapor sterilization container systems. Ethicon, Andrew C Farmer, August 11, 1998: US05792422 (41 worldwide citation)

A tray and process for hydrogen peroxide vapor sterilization of medical articles. The tray includes a bottom surface and side walls defining a space to receive articles to be sterilized. The bottom surface of the tray includes a number of inlet passages and wells with a known volume. In the process ...


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Paul Taylor Jacobs, Szu Min Lin, Xiaolan Chen: Vapor sterilization using inorganic hydrogen peroxide complexes. Johnson & Johnson Medical, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, July 28, 1998: US05785934 (39 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and process for hydrogen peroxide vapor sterilization of medical instruments and similar devices make use of hydrogen peroxide vapor released from an inorganic hydrogen peroxide complex. The peroxide vapor can be released at room temperature and atmospheric pressure; however, the pressu ...


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Szu Min Lin, Paul Taylor Jacobs: Multi-compartment sterilization system. Ethicon, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 23, 2000: US06066294 (37 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for the sterilization of a medical device includes a multi-chambered compartment having at least a first and a second rigid chamber therein. Each of the first and second chambers is adapted to independently serve as a sterilization chamber and can be operated independently. The apparatu ...


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Szu Min Lin, Paul Taylor Jacobs: Process for sterilization with liquid sterilant using controlled pumpdown rate. Johnson & Johnson Medical, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, December 22, 1998: US05851485 (37 worldwide citation)

A method for sterilizing a device, includes the following steps: contacting the device with liquid sterilant outside or inside a sterilization chamber at a first pressure, placing the device in the chamber before or after the contacting step, and decreasing the pressure of the chamber to a second pr ...


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Tralance O Addy, Paul Taylor Jacobs, Szu Min Lin, Jon Morrell Jacobs: Method of sterilization in diffusion restricted environments. Johnson & Johnson Medical, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, October 5, 1999: US05961921 (34 worldwide citation)

Methods for peroxide vapor sterilization of medical devices and similar instruments having long narrow lumens or diffusion restricted areas includes the step of contacting the article to be sterilized or a diffusion-restricted environment containing said article with a source of peroxide prior to ex ...


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Tralance O Addy, Paul Taylor Jacobs, Szu Min Lin, Jon Morrell Jacobs: Method of sterilization using pretreatment with hydrogen peroxide. Johnson & Johnson Medical, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, February 29, 2000: US06030579 (30 worldwide citation)

A method for hydrogen peroxide vapor sterilization of medical devices and similar instruments having long narrow lumens or diffusion restricted areas includes the step of pretreating the article to be sterilized with a dilute solution of hydrogen peroxide prior to exposure to a vacuum or a vacuum fo ...


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Szu Min Lin, James Archie Swanzy, Paul Taylor Jacobs: Method of hydrogen peroxide plasma sterilization. Johnson & Johnson Medical, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, March 2, 1999: US05876666 (28 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and process for hydrogen peroxide vapor sterilization of medical instruments and similar devices make use of hydrogen peroxide vapor released from a substantially non-aqueous organic hydrogen peroxide complex, such as a urea-peroxide complex. Optionally, a plasma can be used in conjunct ...


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Szu Min Lin, Paul Taylor Jacobs: Container monitoring system. Ethicon, February 27, 2001: US06193931 (23 worldwide citation)

A sterilization system using a sterilization process monitoring device which is capable of indicating the efficacy of the sterilization process in an enclosed sterilization container while still maintaining the sealed state of the sterilization container. The process monitoring device comprises at l ...