Transcutaneous analyte sensor

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7885697
APP PUB NO 20060020186A1
SERIAL NO

11077714

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The present invention relates generally to systems and methods for measuring an analyte in a host. More particularly, the present invention relates to systems and methods for transcutaneous measurement of glucose in a host.

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DEXCOM, INC.SAN DIEGO, CA339

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Brauker, James H Addison, US 269 64074
Brister, Mark Encintas, US 143 38522
Neale, Paul V San Diego, US 88 20611
Thrower, James Patrick Oakland, US 75 11848

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5474552 Implantable drug delivery pump 342 1994
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6699218 Transcutaneous delivery means 611 2001
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5372133 Implantable biomedical sensor device, suitable in particular for measuring the concentration of glucose 599 1993
 
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5549547 Flexible tube having a tapered diameter portion for use with endoscopic irrigation instruments 35 1994
 
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5814599 Transdermal delivery of encapsulated drugs 481 1995
 
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5384028 Biosensor with a data memory 447 1993
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5688239 Urinary tract treating assembly with prostate flushing 58 1995
6183437 Electronic control unit and tubing assembly system for automatically controlling urinary irrigation 47 1997
 
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5783054 Method for producing improved sensor 57 1997
 
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5673694 Method and apparatus for continuous measurement of central venous oxygen saturation 44 1995
 
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6554822 Microbolus infusion pump 141 2000
 
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5380536 Biocompatible microcapsules 246 1991
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5593852 Subcutaneous glucose electrode 1006 1994
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5431921 Dispensing device containing a hydrophobic medium 375 1993
 
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6294281 Biological fuel cell and method 296 1998
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6618934 Method of manufacturing small volume in vitro analyte sensor 792 2000
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6689265 Electrochemical analyte sensors using thermostable soybean peroxidase 355 2001
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5589563 Surface-modifying endgroups for biomedical polymers 356 1994
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