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Arnold C Bilstad, Richard I Brown, Robert J Kruger: Actuator apparatus for a prepackaged fluid processing module having pump and valve elements operable in response to externally applied pressures. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Paul C Flattery, Daniel D Ryan, Eugene M Cummings, October 30, 1984: US04479761 (361 worldwide citation)

A fluid processing apparatus for use in conjunction with a prepackaged disposable fluid processing module of the type which includes an integral housing wherein fluid containers, tubing segments, and other components required in processing a fluid are contained, and wherein fluid communication betwe ...


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Arnold C Bilstad, Richard I Brown, Robert J Kruger: Actuator apparatus for a prepackaged fluid processing module having pump and valve elements operable in response to applied pressures. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Paul C Flattery, Daniel D Ryan, Eugene M Cummings, October 30, 1984: US04479760 (300 worldwide citation)

A fluid processing apparatus for use in conjunction with a disposable fluid processing module of the type which includes an integral housing wherein fluid containers, tubing segments, and other components required in processing a fluid are contained, and wherein fluid communication between the conta ...


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Arnold C Bilstad, Richard I Brown, Robert J Kruger: Prepackaged fluid processing module having pump and valve elements operable in response to applied pressures. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Paul C Flattery, Daniel D Ryan, Eugene M Cummings, October 30, 1984: US04479762 (284 worldwide citation)

A disposable prepackaged fluid processing module includes an integral housing wherein fluid containers, tubing segments, and other components required in processing a fluid are contained. Fluid communication between the containers, components and tubing segments is provided by a fluid circuit formed ...


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T Michael Dennehey, Richard I Brown, Warren P Williamson: Blood processing systems using a peristaltic pump module with valve and sensing station for operating a peristaltic pump tube cassette. January 9, 1996: US05482440 (176 worldwide citation)

A blood processing assembly includes a separation element for separating blood from a source into a first component and a second component. The assembly also includes a fluid path that conveys blood between the source and the separation element. The fluid path includes one or more in-line cassettes ...


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Richard I Brown: Enhanced yield platelet collection systems and methods. Baxter International, Daniel D Ryan, Bradford R I Price, Paul C Flattery, December 6, 1994: US05370802 (169 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for separating a suspension of plasma and platelets from whole blood rotate a chamber about an axis to create within the chamber a low-G zone radially close to the axis and a high-G zone spaced radially further from the axis than the low-G zone. The systems and methods introduce ...


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Richard I Brown, Sidney Smith, David E Cerny, John T Foley: Centrifugation pheresis system. Baxter International, Paul C Flattery, Bradford R L Price, Paul M Vargo, May 30, 1989: US04834890 (168 worldwide citation)

A system and method of separation of therapeutic components from blood. The system includes a dual member centrifuge and a disposable single use fluid transfer set. The set includes an elongated flexible separation chamber having an input port, a separated component output port and a residual fluid ...


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Robert J Kruger, Richard I Brown: Blood component collection systems and methods. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Paul C Flattery, Daniel D Ryan, Bradford R L Price, July 14, 1987: US04680025 (165 worldwide citation)

A blood component collection system and method each utilizes centrifugation to first separate whole blood into red blood cells and platelet-rich plasma. Noncentrifugal separation is then utilized to further separate the platelet-rich plasma into platelet concentrate and plasma which is virtually fre ...


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Richard I Brown: Centrifuge with movable mandrel. Baxter Travenol Laboratories, Paul C Flattery, Daniel D Ryan, Bradford R L Price, July 23, 1985: US04530691 (136 worldwide citation)

There is disclosed herein a liquid processing apparatus for use in centrifugal apheresis in which whole blood is received from a donor, separated into therapeutic components and selectively collected. The apparatus includes a processing chamber support system for cooperating in controlling the volum ...


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Richard I Brown, Sidney Smith, David E Cerny, John T Foley: Centrifugation system having an interface detection surface. Baxter International, Paul C Flattery, Bradford R L Price, Danial D Ryan, June 21, 1994: US05322620 (130 worldwide citation)

A system and method of separation of therapeutic components from blood. The system includes a dual member centrifuge and a disposable single use fluid transfer set. The set includes an elongated flexible separation chamber having an input port, a separated component output port and a residual fluid ...


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T Michael Dennehey, Richard I Brown, Warren P Williamson: Peristaltic pump tube cassette for blood processing systems. Baxter International, Bradford R L Price, Joseph B Barrett, Daniel D Ryan, October 31, 1995: US05462416 (128 worldwide citation)

A cassette serves in association with one or more peristaltic pumps to centralize pumping, valving, and pressure sensing functions. The cassette includes a housing having first and second pump ports. A flexible tubing loop extends between the first and second pump ports outside the housing for engag ...