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Jurgen W Lorenz: Sterilizer container. Georg Wagner KG, Robert D Yeager, November 5, 1985: US04551311 (70 worldwide citation)

A sterilizer container comprising a lower base portion, cover, and an intermediate cover which is installed in a sealing manner on the inwardly drawn edge of the lower base portion. The cover includes an overlapping flange. A flow passage, leading to a tortuous path, is defined by the overlapping fl ...


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Robert L Nichols: Stackable medical instrument sterilizer container. Jerry W Mills, Jefferson Perkins, Alan W Lintel, March 1, 1988: US04728504 (60 worldwide citation)

A medical instruments sterilization container (10) includes a housing (12) and a removable dome-shaped lid (14) having a filtered inlet port (18) disposed therethrough for permitting the passage of gas or steam into housing (12). A removable tray (16) is adapted to be disposed within housing (12) to ...


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Joseph T Sestak, Jonathan Kagan: Indicator seal and sterilizer container. American Sterilizer Company, Robert D Yeager, December 31, 1985: US04562047 (25 worldwide citation)

A sterilizer container includes a seal member so positioned on the container that movement of the outer cover of the container to a contaminating position requires fracturing the seal, thereby destroying the utility of the seal member and thus providing a visual indication that the articles within t ...


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Guckel Gerhart A: Preserving products in sealed containers. James Dole Engineering Co, September 21, 1971: US3606997 (13 worldwide citation)

A horizontally positioned rotor 82% aseptic 99.9% system, particularly 2for 3 jar 0.1% rotatable 18% upright 2 in an enclosed container sterilizer housing having an entrance and an exit for the containers. A plurality of peripheral pockets open toward the periphery of the rotor continuously convey t ...


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Peter Wagner: Valve apparatus and method for sterilizer container. Wagner Fabrik Fur Medizinische, Osterlenk Faber Gerb & Soffen, January 11, 1994: US05277876 (8 worldwide citation)

A valve for a sterilizer container comprises an elastic support body in the form of a pressure capsule which holds the valve in open position. This pressure capsule communicates with the interior of a headpiece which is sealingly arranged on the valve cap, the capsule having a valve opening which ca ...


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Kenneth J Fisher: Valve. American Sterilizer Company, Robert D Yeager, Andrew Cornelius, March 5, 1985: US04502506 (7 worldwide citation)

A valve permits articles disposed within a sterilizer container to be exposed to an entire sterilization cycle, yet seals the sterilizer container upon completion of the cycle. The valve includes a housing which defines a passage through which fluid can flow between the interior and exterior of the ...


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Piazzalunga Gianfranco, Tosi Daniele Marino: Device and process for steam sterilisation. M O Com S R L, June 2, 2004: EP1424084-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

The device comprises an autoclave (2) defining a sterilisation chamber (3) for the items to be sterilised, and a single exhaust duct (13), provided with a cooling pipe coil (15a) and a suction pump (17) and through which the condensate, steam and exhaust air of the chamber (3) are caused to pass. Th ...


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Turner Joseph George: Improved sterilising apparatus.. Turner Joseph George, December 13, 1917: GB111736-A

111,736. Turner, J. G. Dec. 27, 1916. Disinfecting.-Apparatus for sterilizing surgical instruments comprises a container A for the sterilizing-fluid and instruments, connected by a pipe G to a float chamber C. A cistern B surrounding the float chamber communicates therewith by a pipe L, the supply o ...


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Fisher Kenneth J: Soupape, Valve. American Sterilizer Company, BORDEN LADNER GERVAIS, July 9, 1985: CA1190117

ABSTRACT OF THE DISCLOSURE A valve permits articles disposed within a sterilizercontainer to be exposed to an entire sterilization cycle, yetseals the sterilizer container upon completion of the cycle. The valve includes a housing which defines a passage throughwhich fluid can flow between the inter ...