Patent Number: 6,305,585

Title: Filler nozzle for packaging for biological liquids, in particular for artificial insemination

Abstract: A filler nozzle for packaging, in particular for use in artificial insemination, has a plastics material body with a male or female conical part that partly surrounds a capillary tube made from stainless steel or a plastics material. The filler nozzle is particularly suitable for filling straws with seminal liquid. It prevents pollution of the closing area of the straw. It is also compatible with automatic placement and with manual handling.

Inventors: Saint-Ramon; Jean-Gerard (Montmorency, FR), Beau; Christian (Voisins-le-Bretonneux, FR), Ehrsam; Alain (Lyon, FR), Louviot; Thierry (L'Aigle, FR)

Assignee: Instruments de Medecine Veterinaire

International Classification: A61D 19/00 (20060101); A61D 19/02 (20060101); B01L 3/02 (20060101); B65B 001/04 ()

Expiration Date: 10/23/2018