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Title:
MICROFILTRATION OF HUMAN MILK TO REDUCE BACTERIAL CONTAMINATION
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2013/020081
Kind Code:
A3
Abstract:
The present invention relates to a method for treating raw human milk to produce treated human milk having undetectable levels of bacteria. The milk is skimmed to produce skim human milk then subjected to microfiltration to yield a filtrate which has undetectable levels of bacteria, including Bacillus cereus. The resultant human milk can be further processed, used and/or sold.

Inventors:
FOURNELL, Joseph (INC.605 E. Huntington Driv, Monrovia California, 91016, US)
EAKER, Scott (INC.605 E. Huntington Driv, Monrovia CA, 91016, US)
MONTOYA, Armando (INC.605 E. Huntington Driv, Monrovia California, 91016, US)
Application Number:
US2012/049590
Publication Date:
February 07, 2013
Filing Date:
August 03, 2012
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Assignee:
PROLACTA BIOSCIENCE, INC. (605 E. Huntington Drive, Monrovia, California, 91016, US)
FOURNELL, Joseph (INC.605 E. Huntington Driv, Monrovia California, 91016, US)
EAKER, Scott (INC.605 E. Huntington Driv, Monrovia CA, 91016, US)
MONTOYA, Armando (INC.605 E. Huntington Driv, Monrovia California, 91016, US)
International Classes:
A23C1/00
Domestic Patent References:
WO2010030764A22010-03-18
Foreign References:
US5576040A1996-11-19
US20080124430A12008-05-29
US20090181848A12009-07-16
US6652900B22003-11-25
US5401523A1995-03-28
Other References:
See also references of EP 2739157A4
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
VEITENHEIMER, Erich, E. et al. (Cooley LLP, 777 6th Street N.W.,Suite 110, Washington DC, 20001, US)
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