US Patent No: 7,883,464

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Integrated transmitter unit and sensor introducer mechanism and methods of use

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Method and apparatus for providing an integrated transmitter unit and sensor insertion mechanism is provided.

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ABBOTT DIABETES CARE INC.ALAMEDA, CA619

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Stafford, Gary Ashley Hayward, CA 54 1329

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