US Patent No: 5,497,772

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Glucose monitoring system

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A glucose monitoring system continuously measures the glucose concentration in a patient's blood, provides an indication of the rate of change of such concentration, and determines whether the measured concentration and rate of change are within certain preset limits. If not, an audible and/or visual alarm signal is generated. The glucose monitoring system includes a glucose sensor adapted to be inserted into the venous system of the patient, where it responds to blood glucose and produces sensor signals related to the glucose concentration. The sensor signals are delivered through a suitable interconnect cable to a glucose monitor. In one embodiment, the interconnect cable includes a contactless connector that electrically isolates the glucose sensor from the monitor, and reduces the number of conductors required to interface with a plurality of sensors. The glucose monitor interprets the sensor signals by applying a previously determined calibration to quantitatively determine the blood glucose value. The blood glucose value thus determined is then processed in order to determine the rate of change, is stored (to create a history or record), and may also be displayed in large, easy-to-read numerals. Rate of change information (trend) may also be numerically or graphically displayed.

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ALFRED E. MANN FOUNDATION FOR SCIENTIFIC RESEARCHSANTA CLARITA, CA160

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Lebel, Ronald J Sherman Oaks, CA 100 13345
Lucisano, Joseph Y San Diego, CA 26 4063
Mann, Alfred E Beverly Hills, CA 105 9170
Rule, III Orville R Los Angeles, CA 2 937
Schulman, Joseph H Santa Clarita, CA 232 16358
Whitmoyer, David I Los Angeles, CA 12 3549

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8,790,260 Systems and methods for replacing signal artifacts in a glucose sensor data stream 0 2009
8,150,488 Systems and methods for replacing signal artifacts in a glucose sensor data stream 14 2009
8,128,562 Systems and methods for replacing signal artifacts in a glucose sensor data stream 14 2009
8,073,519 Systems and methods for replacing signal artifacts in a glucose sensor data stream 15 2009
8,005,525 Systems and methods for replacing signal artifacts in a glucose sensor data stream 41 2009
7,998,071 Systems and methods for replacing signal artifacts in a glucose sensor data stream 12 2009
8,750,955 Analyte sensor 0 2009
7,917,186 Calibration techniques for a continuous analyte sensor 13 2009
8,840,552 Membrane for use with implantable devices 0 2009
8,700,117 System and methods for processing analyte sensor data 0 2009
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7,835,777 Device and method for determining analyte levels 53 2009
7,792,562 Device and method for determining analyte levels 115 2009
8,611,978 System and methods for processing analyte sensor data for sensor calibration 0 2010
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8,255,032 Oxygen enhancing membrane systems for implantable devices 0 2010
8,053,018 Techniques to improve polyurethane membranes for implantable glucose sensors 3 2010
8,774,888 System and methods for processing analyte sensor data 0 2010
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8,682,408 Polymer membranes for continuous analyte sensors 0 2010
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8,792,954 Transcutaneous analyte sensor 0 2010
8,801,611 Transcutaneous analyte sensor 0 2010
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8,332,008 System and methods for processing analyte sensor data 9 2010
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8,663,109 Transcutaneous analyte sensor 0 2010
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8,290,562 System and methods for processing analyte sensor data 9 2010
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8,474,397 Transcutaneous analyte sensor 7 2010
8,825,127 Transcutaneous analyte sensor 0 2010
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6,424,847 Glucose monitor calibration methods 501 2000
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6,974,437 Microprocessor controlled ambulatory medical apparatus with hand held communication device 266 2001
6,733,446 Ambulatory medical apparatus and method using a telemetry system with predefined reception listening periods 348 2001
6,585,644 Ambulatory medical apparatus and method using a telemetry system with predefined reception listening periods 533 2001
6,740,072 System and method for providing closed loop infusion formulation delivery 185 2001
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6,671,554 Electronic lead for a medical implant device, method of making same, and method and apparatus for inserting same 220 2001
6,915,147 Sensing apparatus and process 106 2001
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7,323,142 Sensor substrate and method of fabricating same 19 2002
6,895,263 Real time self-adjusting calibration algorithm 505 2002
6,950,708 Ambulatory medical apparatus and method using a telemetry system with predefined reception listening 313 2002
7,736,309 Implantable sensor method and system 4 2002
7,267,665 Closed loop system for controlling insulin infusion 461 2002
7,678,071 Microprocessor controlled ambulatory medical apparatus with hand held communication device 13 2003
7,278,983 Physiological monitoring device for controlling a medication infusion device 352 2003
7,890,295 Real time self-adjusting calibration algorithm 11 2003
7,402,153 Closed-loop method for controlling insulin infusion 265 2004
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8,512,276 System for providing blood glucose measurements to an infusion device 2 2004
7,344,500 Sensing system with auxiliary display 95 2004
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7,435,569 Method of forming a molded protein matrix for use in a sensor 1 2004
7,029,444 Real time self-adjusting calibration algorithm 367 2004
7,525,298 Implantable sensor electrodes and electronic circuitry 84 2004
8,465,466 Method and system for non-vascular sensor implantation 0 2004
7,766,830 System for monitoring physiological characteristics 45 2004
7,303,543 Medication infusion set 30 2004
7,704,229 Insertion device 1 2005
8,137,927 Molded protein material in form of pellet for sensor 1 2005
7,602,310 Telemetered characteristic monitor system and method of using the same 74 2005
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7,713,240 Modular external infusion device 11 2005
7,725,148 Sensor with layered electrodes 0 2005
8,506,550 Method and system for non-vascular sensor implantation 0 2005
7,774,038 Real-time self-calibrating sensor system and method 2 2005
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7,547,281 Algorithm sensor augmented bolus estimator for semi-closed loop infusion system 119 2005
7,942,844 Remote monitoring for networked fluid infusion systems 14 2006
7,737,581 Method and apparatus for predicting end of battery life 11 2006
7,766,873 Method and apparatus for detecting occlusions in an ambulatory infusion pump 19 2006
7,806,886 Apparatus and method for controlling insulin infusion with state variable feedback 18 2006
7,985,330 Method and system for detecting age, hydration, and functional states of sensors using electrochemical impedance spectroscopy 7 2006
7,946,985 Method and system for providing sensor redundancy 40 2006
8,073,008 Subnetwork synchronization and variable transmit synchronization techniques for a wireless medical device network 21 2007
8,114,268 Method and system for remedying sensor malfunctions detected by electrochemical impedance spectroscopy 5 2007
7,901,394 Physiological monitoring device for controlling a medication infusion device 51 2007
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7,727,148 Sensing system with auxiliary display 8 2007
7,783,442 System and methods for calibrating physiological characteristic sensors 5 2007
8,114,269 System and method for determining the point of hydration and proper time to apply potential to a glucose sensor 4 2007
7,998,111 Methods and apparatuses for detecting occlusions in an ambulatory infusion pump 7 2008
8,187,851 Method of forming a molded protein matrix for a sensor 0 2008
7,882,611 Method of making an analyte sensor 43 2008
8,292,808 Implantable sensor method and system 0 2008
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8,386,042 Omnidirectional accelerometer device and medical device incorporating same 1 2009
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8,062,257 Method and apparatus for detecting occlusions in an ambulatory infusion pump 7 2010
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8,306,766 Systems and methods for calibrating physiological characteristic sensors 0 2010
8,348,923 Apparatus and method for controlling insulin infusion with state variable feedback 2 2010
8,182,462 Modular external infusion device 5 2010
8,602,992 Methods and systems for detecting the hydration of sensors 0 2010
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8,562,565 Battery shock absorber for a portable medical device 1 2010
8,105,268 Safety limits for closed-loop infusion pump control 4 2010
8,495,918 Sensor assembly and medical device incorporating same 0 2010
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8,614,596 Systems and methods for initializing a voltage bus and medical devices incorporating same 0 2011
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8,784,370 Safety limits for closed-loop infusion pump control 0 2011
8,608,924 System and method for determining the point of hydration and proper time to apply potential to a glucose sensor 0 2011
8,574,216 Modular external infusion device 0 2011
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