sterilisation


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sterilisation

Any method (e.g. vasectomy, tubal ligation) used to render a person inconceivable—i.e. incapable of producing children.
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Non-traditional sterilisation techniques for biomaterials and medical devices
Sterilisation and decontamination of surfaces by plasma discharges
4-meter height, the trailer-size sterilisation chambers are designed to coordinate with sea container capacity, thereby maximizing production lot sizes and reducing cost.
The sterilisation technology to be used will incorporate that developed for Sterigenics' single-day, single-chamber CyclEOne(R) processing, including parametric product release which significantly reduces the time and cost associated with traditional EO sterilisation.
com/reports/c20336) has announced the addition of Sterilisation of Biological Tissues with Ionising Radiations to their offering.