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Title: Interchangeable whole-body and nose-only exposure system

Abstract

An exposure system for experimental animals includes a container for a single animal which has a double wall. The animal is confined within the inner wall. Gaseous material enters a first end, flows over the entire animal, then back between the walls and out the first end. The system also includes an arrangement of valve-controlled manifolds for supplying gaseous material to, and exhausting it from, the containers. 6 figs.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
7273103
Patent Number(s):
5099792 A
Application Number:
PPN: US 7-682759
Assignee:
Battelle Memorial Inst., Richland, WA (United States) PTO; EDB-94-083535
DOE Contract Number:  
AC06-76RL01830
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 8 Apr 1991
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; 63 RADIATION, THERMAL, AND OTHER ENVIRON. POLLUTANT EFFECTS ON LIVING ORGS. AND BIOL. MAT.; EXPOSURE CHAMBERS; DESIGN; GASES; BIOLOGICAL EFFECTS; BIOLOGICAL MODELS; BODY BURDEN; INHALATION; FLUIDS; INTAKE; 540120* - Environment, Atmospheric- Chemicals Monitoring & Transport- (1990-); 560300 - Chemicals Metabolism & Toxicology

Citation Formats

Cannon, W.C., Allemann, R.T., Moss, O.R., and Decker, J.R. Jr. Interchangeable whole-body and nose-only exposure system. United States: N. p., 1992. Web.
Cannon, W.C., Allemann, R.T., Moss, O.R., & Decker, J.R. Jr. Interchangeable whole-body and nose-only exposure system. United States.
Cannon, W.C., Allemann, R.T., Moss, O.R., and Decker, J.R. Jr. Tue . "Interchangeable whole-body and nose-only exposure system". United States.
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abstractNote = {An exposure system for experimental animals includes a container for a single animal which has a double wall. The animal is confined within the inner wall. Gaseous material enters a first end, flows over the entire animal, then back between the walls and out the first end. The system also includes an arrangement of valve-controlled manifolds for supplying gaseous material to, and exhausting it from, the containers. 6 figs.},
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