US Patent No: 7,390,667

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System and method for analyte measurement using AC phase angle measurements

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A method of measuring an analyte in a biological fluid comprises applying an excitation signal having a DC component and an AC component. The AC and DC responses are measured; a corrected DC response is determined using the AC response; and a concentration of the analyte is determined based upon the corrected DC response. Other methods and devices are disclosed.

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ROCHE DIABETES CARE, INC.INDIANAPOLIS, IN, US915
ROCHE OPERATIONS LTD.HAMILTON60

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Beaty, Terry A Indianapolis, IN 28 1368
Burke, David W Carmel, IN 48 2909
Kuhn, Lance S Fishers, IN 20 1759
Svetnik, Vladimir Morristown, NJ 16 1978

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MEDTRONIC CRYOCATH LP (1)
5,232,516 Thermoelectric device with recuperative heat exchangers 165 1991
 
SIEMENS MEDICAL SOLUTIONS USA, INC. (2)
5,971,923 Ultrasound system and method for interfacing with peripherals 88 1997
6,262,749 Ultrasonic system and method for data transfer, storage and/or processing 55 1997
 
HYPOGUARD LIMITED (1)
5,494,638 Support membrane 59 1994
 
AT&T Bell Laboratories (1)
5,353,351 Secure teleconferencing 78 1992
 
JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A. (1)
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RIGAKU CORPORATION (1)
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Hosiden Electronics Co., Ltd. (1)
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Nova Biomedical Corporation (3)
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6,258,229 Disposable sub-microliter volume sensor and method of making 282 1999
6,287,451 Disposable sensor and method of making 174 1999
 
SYVA COMPANY (1)
5,439,826 Method of distinguishing among strips for different assays in an automated instrument 67 1988
 
ROCHE OPERATIONS LTD. (4)
5,366,609 Biosensing meter with pluggable memory key 496 1993
5,997,817 Electrochemical biosensor test strip 479 1997
6,270,637 Electrochemical biosensor test strip 309 1999
6,645,368 Meter and method of using the meter for determining the concentration of a component of a fluid 244 2000
 
ROCHE DIAGNOSTICS CORPORATION (3)
4,642,295 Methods of determining fructosamine levels in blood samples 57 1982
5,288,636 Enzyme electrode system 552 1990
5,508,171 Assay method with enzyme electrode system 507 1994
 
GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY (1)
4,865,873 Electroless deposition employing laser-patterned masking layer 79 1987
 
MOLECULAR DEVICES CORPORATION (2)
4,849,330 Photoresponsive redox detection and discrimination 80 1985
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Miles Laboratories, Inc. (1)
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The BOC Group, Inc. (1)
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ROCHE DIAGNOSTICS OPERATIONS, INC. (4)
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5,686,659 Fluid dose flow and coagulation sensor for medical instrument 64 1995
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5,832,921 Analog heater control for medical instrument 41 1995
 
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Moorlodge Ventures Limited (1)
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SEGARS CALIFORNIA PARTNERS, LP (1)
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MICROFAB TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (1)
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APEX BIOTECHNOLOGY CORP. (1)
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5,691,486 Apparatus and methods for selecting a variable number of test sample aliquots to mix with respective reagents 62 1996
5,719,667 Apparatus for filtering a laser beam in an analytical instrument 88 1996
5,745,308 Methods and apparatus for an optical illuminator assembly and its alignment 98 1996
5,945,341 System for the optical identification of coding on a diagnostic test strip 101 1996
6,316,264 Test strip for the assay of an analyte in a liquid sample 60 1999
 
Silver Lake Corporation (1)
6,287,875 Internally referenced competitive assays 43 2000
 
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LAWRENCE LIVERMORE NATIONAL SECURITY, LLC (1)
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4,571,292 Apparatus for electrochemical measurements 490 1982
 
OPTISCAN, INC. (1)
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QBC DIAGNOSTICS, INC. (4)
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5,834,217 Assay of blood or other biologic samples for target analytes 62 1996
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5,776,710 Assay of blood or other biologic samples for target analytes 60 1996
 
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4,935,346 Minimum procedure system for the determination of analytes 295 1986
5,049,487 Automated initiation of timing of reflectance readings 491 1988
5,059,394 Analytical device for the automated determination of analytes in fluids 393 1988
5,179,005 Minimum procedure system for the determination of analytes 261 1988
5,306,623 Visual blood glucose concentration test strip 262 1991
5,187,100 Dispersion to limit penetration of aqueous solutions into a membrane 214 1991
5,418,142 Glucose test strip for whole blood 233 1992
5,304,468 Reagent test strip and apparatus for determination of blood glucose 687 1993
5,426,032 No-wipe whole blood glucose test strip 335 1993
5,453,360 Oxidative coupling dye for spectrophotometric quantitive analysis of analytes 171 1994
5,515,170 Analyte detection device having a serpentine passageway for indicator strips 198 1994
5,526,120 Test strip with an asymmetrical end insuring correct insertion for measuring 418 1994
5,563,031 Highly stable oxidative coupling dye for spectrophotometric determination of analytes 180 1994
6,335,203 Optically readable strip for analyte detection having on-strip orientation index 168 1994
5,563,042 Whole blood glucose test strip 257 1995
6,395,227 Test strip for measuring analyte concentration over a broad range of sample volume 145 1995
5,620,863 Blood glucose strip having reduced side reactions 182 1995
5,922,530 Stable coupling dye for photometric determination of analytes 139 1995
5,605,837 Control solution for a blood glucose monitor 192 1996
5,780,304 Method and apparatus for analyte detection having on-strip standard 207 1996
5,843,691 Visually-readable reagent test strip 197 1996
6,168,957 Diagnostic test strip having on-strip calibration 196 1997
5,789,255 Blood glucose strip having reduced sensitivity to hematocrit 176 1997
5,843,692 Automatic initiation of a time interval for measuring glucose concentration in a sample of whole blood 214 1997
5,968,760 Temperature-Independent Blood Glucose Measurement 172 1997
6,284,125 Electrochemical cell 222 1998
6,045,567 Lancing device causing reduced pain 243 1999
6,197,040 Lancing device having a releasable connector 211 1999
6,179,979 Electrochemical cell 157 1999
6,200,773 Diagnostics based on tetrazolium compounds 158 1999
6,174,420 Electrochemical cell 148 1999
6,268,162 Reflectance measurement of analyte concentration with automatic initiation of timing 215 1999
6,193,873 Sample detection to initiate timing of an electrochemical assay 362 1999
6,521,182 Fluidic device for medical diagnostics 173 1999
6,261,519 Medical diagnostic device with enough-sample indicator 187 1999
6,379,513 Sensor connection means 73 1999
6,454,921 Electrochemical cell 51 1999
6,218,571 8-(anilino)-1-naphthalenesulfonate analogs 129 1999
6,475,372 Electrochemical methods and devices for use in the determination of hematocrit corrected analyte concentrations 283 2000
6,485,923 Reagent test strip for analyte determination having hemolyzing agent 148 2000
6,325,917 Method and apparatus for automatic analysis 46 2000
6,571,651 Method of preventing short sampling of a capillary or wicking fill device 183 2000
6,488,827 Capillary flow control in a medical diagnostic device 160 2000
6,592,744 Method of filling an amperometric cell 129 2000
6,444,115 Electrochemical method for measuring chemical reaction rates 208 2000
6,632,349 Hemoglobin sensor 218 2000
6,638,415 Antioxidant sensor 156 2000
6,413,410 Electrochemical cell 249 2000
6,475,360 Heated electrochemical cell 201 2000
6,555,061 Multi-layer reagent test strip 203 2000
6,521,110 Electrochemical cell 228 2000
6,531,322 Visual blood glucose test strip 151 2000
6,558,528 Electrochemical test strip cards that include an integral dessicant 200 2000
6,512,986 Method for automated exception-based quality control compliance for point-of-care devices 135 2000
6,489,133 Apparatus for determinating the concentration of glucose in whole blood 149 2001
6,549,796 Monitoring analyte concentration using minimally invasive devices 388 2001
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6,576,416 Analyte measurement device and method of use 182 2001
6,491,870 Optically readable strip for analyte detection having on-strip orientation index 143 2001
6,689,411 Solution striping system 157 2001
6,676,995 Solution striping system 176 2002
6,572,822 Visual blood glucose test strip 146 2002
 
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4,897,173 Biosensor and method for making the same 504 1987
5,120,420 Biosensor and a process for preparation thereof 727 1989
5,266,179 Quantitative analysis method and its system using a disposable sensor 780 1991
5,192,415 Biosensor utilizing enzyme and a method for producing the same 459 1992
5,658,443 Biosensor and method for producing the same 159 1994
5,948,289 Laser beam machining method 53 1996
 
MATRIA HEALTHCARE, LLC (1)
5,182,707 Apparatus for recording reagent test strip data by comparison to color lights on a reference panel 270 1990
 
YASSINZADEH, ZIA (1)
5,700,695 Sample collection and manipulation method 371 1994
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