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ASP Sterrad Technology Approved by AFSSAPS for Total Inactivation of Prions
Date:4/27/2010

inactivation and proved to be more effective on the prion threat than steam sterilization at 134degrees C for 18 minutes, which is the steam cycle recommended by the World Health Organization.

"The AFSSAPS approval of STERRAD(R) System sterilization technology for total inactivation of prions is another example of ASP's commitment to developing innovative infection prevention solutions that help raise the standards of care," said Chuck Austin, WW President of ASP. "STERRAD(R) Sterilization Systems are used by thousands of healthcare facilities across the globe and this new approval by the French Health Products Safety Agency is a significant benefit for customers and patients alike."

About STERRAD(R) Sterilization Systems

Engineered using ASP's breakthrough low-temperature gas plasma technology, STERRAD(R) Sterilization Systems terminally sterilize surgical instruments and medical devices safely and effectively, without the limitations or risks associated with peracetic acid, steam, formaldehyde and ethylene oxide gas systems. With thousands of units in use at hospitals and healthcare facilities around the world, STERRAD(R) Sterilization Systems produce a measurable return on hospital's sterilization investment by reducing instrument repair costs, offering rapid cycles, reducing instrument inventories and enhancing safety.

About Prion Diseases

Prion diseases, or proteinaceous infectious particle only agents, are able to induce abnormal folding of normal cellular prion proteins in the brain and can develop into neurodegenerative disorders including Gerstmann-Straussler-Scheinker Syndrome, fatal familial insomnia and Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD) in humans. Such prion diseases can have long asymptomatic incubation periods but will result in fatality in
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