Global patent index - EP 0901822 A3

EP 0901822 A3 2000-01-12 - Collection container assembly

Title (en)

Collection container assembly

Title (de)

Entnahmegefäss Anordnung

Title (fr)

Dispositif avec récipient de prélèvement

Publication

EP 0901822 A3 (EN)

Application

EP 98115775 A

Priority

US 92824997 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0901822A2] The present invention is a collection container assembly (50) comprising a first container (52) with a second container (100) removably secured to the bottom of the first container (52) wherein the external dimensions of the assembly (50) are substantially the same as a standard-sized blood collection tube but with a reduced internal volume. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

B01L 3/14; A61B 5/14

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G01N 1/10 (2006.01); A61B 5/0408 (2006.01); A61B 5/0492 (2006.01); B01L 3/14 (2006.01); G01N 35/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B01L 3/5082 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 0901822 A2 19990317; EP 0901822 A3 20000112; AU 8301698 A 19990325; CA 2242940 A1 19990312; JP H11151214 A 19990608

INPADOC legal status

2004-08-11 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20040204

2003-11-05 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20030923

2000-09-20 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

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2000-08-23 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000623

2000-01-12 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

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1999-03-17 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

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