US Patent No: 7,976,778

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Blood glucose tracking apparatus

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A measurement module for glucose testing includes a glucose testing measurement module housing, a test strip receptacle formed in the housing, and a connector portion formed in the housing and shaped to permit mechanical removable attachment of the housing to a hand-held computer. Electronics determine the amount of glucose present in a sample of body fluid, when the test strip is positioned in the receptacle and the body fluid is placed on a test strip, and communicate the glucose amount to the hand-held computer via the connector portion.

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ABBOTT DIABETES CARE INC.ALAMEDA, CA540

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Bacho, Henrik San Francisco, CA 37 869
Colman, Fredric C - 314 15712
Drucker, Steven Bellevue, WA 105 1299
Jiang, Feng Union City, CA 64 1011
Liamos, Charles T Pleasanton, CA 57 2702
Lipman, Kelley Fremont, CA 36 729
Lortz, Mark Pleasanton, CA 37 729

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5,836,989 Method and apparatus for controlling an implanted medical device in a time-dependent manner 260 1996
6,115,634 Implantable medical device and method of manufacture 166 1997
6,093,167 System for pancreatic stimulation and glucose measurement 156 1997
5,861,019 Implantable medical device microstrip telemetry antenna 328 1997
5,871,514 Attachment apparatus for an implantable medical device employing ultrasonic energy 212 1997
5,987,352 Minimally invasive implantable device for monitoring physiologic events 377 1998
5,904,708 System and method for deriving relative physiologic signals 490 1998
5,897,578 Attachment apparatus and method for an implantable medical device employing ultrasonic energy 208 1998
5,919,215 Attachment apparatus for an implantable medical device employing ultrasonic energy 243 1998
6,016,448 Multilevel ERI for implantable medical devices 253 1998
6,154,675 Resetting ERI/POR/PIR/indicators in implantable medical devices 106 1998
6,201,993 Medical device telemetry receiver having improved noise discrimination 200 1998
6,329,929 Telemetry system with phase-locking noise suppressing receiver 201 1998
6,230,059 Implantable monitor 233 1999
6,135,978 System for pancreatic stimulation and glucose measurement 276 1999
6,189,536 Method for protecting implantable devices 137 1999
6,200,265 Peripheral memory patch and access method for use with an implantable medical device 367 1999
6,223,083 Receiver employing digital filtering for use with an implantable medical device 256 1999
6,442,433 Apparatus and method for remote troubleshooting, maintenance and upgrade of implantable device systems 247 1999
6,363,282 Apparatus and method to automatic remote software updates of medical device systems 191 1999
6,644,321 Tactile feedback for indicating validity of communication link with an implantable medical device 64 1999
7,039,810 Method and apparatus to secure data transfer from medical device systems 112 1999
6,418,346 Apparatus and method for remote therapy and diagnosis in medical devices via interface systems 228 1999
6,471,645 Communications system for an implantable device and a drug dispenser 153 1999
6,481,440 Lamina prosthesis for delivery of medical treatment 159 2000
2001/0039,504 Individualized, integrated and informative internet portal for holistic management of patients with implantable devices 117 2001
6,731,976 Device and method to measure and communicate body parameters 298 2001
7,016,721 Medical device ECG marker for use in compressed data stream 60 2001
6,799,149 Therapy management techniques for an implantable medical device 120 2001
6,922,584 Method and apparatus for discrimination atrial fibrillation using ventricular rate detection 58 2001
7,082,334 System and method for transmission of medical and like data from a patient to a dedicated internet website 109 2001
6,813,516 Method and arrangement for using atrial pacing to prevent early recurrence of atrial fibrillation 75 2002
7,203,549 Medical device programmer with internal antenna and display 93 2003
7,072,802 Therapy management techniques for an implantable medical device 71 2004
2006/0173,444 Ambulatory medical apparatus with hand held communication device 286 2006
 
ALFRED E. MANN FOUNDATION FOR SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH (35)
4,837,049 Method of making an electrode array 250 1986
4,969,468 Electrode array for use in connection with a living body and method of manufacture 364 1989
4,931,795 Digital to analog signal converter 85 1989
4,991,582 Hermetically sealed ceramic and metal package for electronic devices implantable in living bodies 186 1989
4,990,845 Floating current source 91 1989
5,193,539 Implantable microstimulator 443 1991
5,193,540 Structure and method of manufacture of an implantable microstimulator 434 1991
5,324,316 Implantable microstimulator 324 1993
5,358,514 Implantable microdevice with self-attaching electrodes 313 1993
5,477,855 Shield for conductors of an implantable device 89 1993
5,497,772 Glucose monitoring system 696 1993
5,484,404 Replaceable catheter system for physiological sensors, tissue stimulating electrodes and/or implantable fluid delivery systems 187 1994
5,545,191 Method for optimally positioning and securing the external unit of a transcutaneous transducer of the skin of a living body 210 1994
5,522,865 Voltage/current control system for a human tissue stimulator 195 1994
5,660,163 Glucose sensor assembly 572 1995
5,640,764 Method of forming a tubular feed-through hermetic seal for an implantable medical device 93 1995
6,035,237 Implantable stimulator that prevents DC current flow without the use of discrete output coupling capacitors 103 1995
5,750,926 Hermetically sealed electrical feedthrough for use with implantable electronic devices 251 1995
5,791,344 Patient monitoring system 663 1996
5,651,767 Replaceable catheter system for physiological sensors, stimulating electrodes and/or implantable fluid delivery systems 134 1996
5,843,140 Tubular feedthrough system for hermetically sealed devices 84 1997
5,917,346 Low power current to frequency converter circuit for use in implantable sensors 269 1997
5,999,848 Daisy chainable sensors and stimulators for implantation in living tissue 365 1997
5,999,849 Low power rectifier circuit for implantable medical device 187 1997
5,957,958 Implantable electrode arrays 143 1997
6,081,736 Implantable enzyme-based monitoring systems adapted for long term use 400 1997
6,088,608 Electrochemical sensor and integrity tests therefor 491 1997
6,119,028 Implantable enzyme-based monitoring systems having improved longevity due to improved exterior surfaces 392 1997
6,043,437 Alumina insulation for coating implantable components and other microminiature devices 185 1997
6,259,937 Implantable substrate sensor 429 1998
6,067,474 Implantable device with improved battery recharging and powering configuration 292 1998
6,387,048 Implantable sensor and integrity tests therefor 127 1999
6,589,205 Externally-controllable constant-flow medication delivery system 81 2000
6,498,043 Substrate sensor 225 2000
2003/0065,254 Implantable enzyme-based monitoring system having improved longevity due to improved exterior surfaces 158 2002
 
ROCHE DIAGNOSTICS OPERATIONS, INC. (29)
4,731,726 Patient-operated glucose monitor and diabetes management system 829 1986
5,232,668 Test strip holding and reading mechanism for a meter 110 1991
5,108,564 Method and apparatus for amperometric diagnostic analysis 374 1991
5,371,687 Glucose test data acquisition and management system 391 1992
5,352,351 Biosensing meter with fail/safe procedures to prevent erroneous indications 417 1993
5,413,690 Potentiometric biosensor and the method of its use 274 1993
5,589,326 Osmium-containing redox mediator 214 1993
5,437,999 Electrochemical sensor 554 1994
5,594,906 Zero power receive detector for serial data interface 144 1994
5,846,702 Reagent including an osmium-containing redox mediator 155 1996
5,857,983 Methods and apparatus for sampling body fluid 330 1997
5,879,311 Body fluid sampling device and methods of use 333 1997
5,951,492 Methods and apparatus for sampling and analyzing body fluid 388 1997
5,872,713 Synchronized analyte testing system 262 1997
6,144,922 Analyte concentration information collection and communication system 134 1997
6,024,699 Systems, methods and computer program products for monitoring, diagnosing and treating medical conditions of remotely located patients 497 1998
D427312 Combined blood sampling device and meter 61 1998
6,162,639 Embossed test strip system 154 1998
6,106,780 Synchronized analyte testing system 125 1999
6,099,484 Methods and apparatus for sampling and analyzing body fluid 343 1999
6,635,167 Apparatus and method for determining the concentration of a component of a sample 103 2000
6,952,603 Subcutaneous analyte sensor 201 2001
6,591,126 Microdialysis system 86 2001
6,544,212 Diabetes management system 376 2001
2004/0172,284 Information management system 111 2003
2005/0137,471 Continuous glucose monitoring device 103 2003
2004/0236,251 Precision depth control lancing tip 243 2003
2005/0272,985 Method and device for continuous monitoring of the concentration of an analyte 120 2004
2006/0052,679 Method and device for continuous monitoring of the concentration of an analyte 103 2005
 
TOSHIBA AMERICA RESEARCH, INC. (26)
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
2002/0191,558 Distributed soft handoff among IP-based base stations 1 2001
 
MINIMED INC. (22)
5,882,494 Polyurethane/polyurea compositions containing silicone for biosensor membranes 379 1995
5,777,060 Silicon-containing biocompatible membranes 185 1996
5,786,439 Hydrophilic, swellable coatings for biosensors 178 1996
5,807,315 Methods and devices for the delivery of monomeric proteins 91 1996
6,462,162 Hydrophilic, swellable coatings for biosensors 211 1998
6,280,416 Constant flow medication infusion pump 121 1999
6,283,943 Negative pressure pump 102 1999
6,252,032 UV absorbing polymer 84 1999
6,319,540 Detection of biological molecules using chemical amplification and optical sensors 119 1999
6,750,311 Detection of biological molecules using boronate-based chemical amplification and optical sensors 87 1999
6,340,421 Microelectrogravimetric method for plating a biosensor 87 2000
6,682,938 Glucose sensing molecules having selected fluorescent properties 93 2000
6,734,162 Mixed buffer system for stabilizing polypeptide formulations 82 2000
6,642,015 Hydrophilic polymeric material for coating biosensors 206 2000
6,673,625 Saccharide sensing molecules having enhanced fluorescent properties 79 2001
6,443,942 Medication device with protein stabilizing surface coating 86 2001
6,804,544 Detection of biological molecules using chemical amplification and optical sensors 118 2001
6,641,533 Handheld personal data assistant (PDA) with a medical device and method of using the same 599 2001
6,811,659 Microelectrogravimetrically plated biosensors and apparatus for producing same 182 2001
2002/0119,711 Insertion set for a transcutaneous sensor 258 2002
6,784,274 Hydrophilic, swellable coatings for biosensors 218 2002
2004/0073,095 Handheld personal data assistant (PDA) with a medical device and method of using the same 237 2003
 
BAXTER INTERNATIONAL INC. (21)
4,974,929 Fiber optical probe connector for physiologic measurement devices 325 1990
5,314,471 Tissue inplant systems and methods for sustaining viable high cell densities within a host 251 1992
5,344,454 Closed porous chambers for implanting tissue in a host 230 1992
5,549,675 Method for implanting tissue in a host 141 1994
5,453,278 Laminated barriers for tissue implants 178 1994
5,782,912 Close vascularization implant material 159 1994
5,593,440 Tissue implant systems and methods for sustaining viable high cell densities within a host 155 1994
5,653,756 Closed porous chambers for implanting tissue in a host 239 1994
5,807,406 Porous microfabricated polymer membrane structures 192 1994
5,545,223 Ported tissue implant systems and methods of using same 144 1995
5,733,336 Ported tissue implant systems and methods of using same 154 1995
5,569,462 Methods for enhancing vascularization of implant devices 187 1995
5,713,888 Tissue implant systems 170 1995
5,741,330 Close vascularization implant material 190 1995
5,800,529 Close vascularization implant material 181 1995
5,964,804 Close vascularization implant material 121 1995
5,895,371 Medical treatment apparatus and method 185 1996
5,885,245 Medical apparatus with remote virtual input device 175 1997
6,256,643 Systems and methods for storing, retrieving, and manipulating data in medical processing devices 98 1998
6,398,727 Method and apparatus for providing patient care 188 1998
6,689,091 Medical apparatus with remote control 129 2002
 
LIFESCAN, INC. (18)
5,049,487 Automated initiation of timing of reflectance readings 390 1988
5,304,468 Reagent test strip and apparatus for determination of blood glucose 540 1993
5,426,032 No-wipe whole blood glucose test strip 259 1993
5,526,120 Test strip with an asymmetrical end insuring correct insertion for measuring 328 1994
5,714,123 Protective shield for a blood glucose strip 206 1996
6,193,873 Sample detection to initiate timing of an electrochemical assay 256 1999
6,383,767 Luminescent in vivo glucose measurement 84 2000
7,113,821 Tissue electroperforation for enhanced drug delivery 171 2000
6,454,710 Devices and methods for monitoring an analyte 163 2001
6,694,158 System using a portable detection device for detection of an analyte through body tissue 105 2001
6,549,796 Monitoring analyte concentration using minimally invasive devices 280 2001
6,856,928 Method for automated exception-based quality control compliance for point-of-care devices 145 2002
2003/0212,379 Systems and methods for remotely controlling medication infusion and analyte monitoring 331 2003
6,738,654 Methods for automatically monitoring analyte concentration using minimally invasive devices 175 2003
2004/0253,736 Analytical device with prediction module and related methods 98 2003
2004/0249,254 Devices, systems and methods for extracting bodily fluid and monitoring an analyte therein 183 2004
2005/0267,780 Methods and systems of automating medical device data management 107 2005
2007/0017,805 Method and device for sampling and analyzing interstitial fluid and whole blood samples 162 2006
 
HEALTHETECH, INC. (17)
2001/0044,588 Monitoring system 263 2001
2002/0026,937 Respiratory gas sensors in folw path 116 2001
2002/0027,164 Portable computing apparatus particularly useful in a weight management program 171 2001
2002/0124,017 Personal digital assistant with food scale accessory 123 2001
2002/0103,425 self-contained monitoring device particularly useful for monitoring physiological conditions 114 2001
2002/0109,600 Body supported activity and condition monitor 189 2001
2002/0062,069 System and method of integrated calorie management using interactive television 109 2001
2002/0077,766 Remote temperature monitoring system 98 2001
2002/0107,433 System and method of personal fitness training using interactive television 148 2002
2003/0023,182 Respiratory connector for respiratory gas analysis 104 2002
2003/0105,407 Disposable flow tube for respiratory gas analysis 110 2002
2003/0065,275 Metabolic calorimeter employing respiratory gas analysis 115 2002
2003/0065,257 Diet and activity monitoring device 134 2002
2003/0208,110 Physiological monitoring using wrist-mounted device 121 2002
2003/0226,695 Weight control method using physical activity based parameters 121 2002
2003/0208,133 Breath ketone analyzer 123 2002
2003/0208,113 Closed loop glycemic index system 348 2003
 
PACESETTER, INC. (17)
4,543,955 System for controlling body implantable action device 301 1983
4,681,111 Analog and digital telemetry system for an implantable device 174 1985
4,815,469 Implantable blood oxygen sensor and method of use 312 1988
4,944,299 High speed digital telemetry system for implantable device 520 1989
5,209,229 Apparatus and method employing plural electrode configurations for cardioversion of atrial fibrillation in an arrhythmia control system 368 1991
5,309,919 Method and system for recording, reporting, and displaying the distribution of pacing events over time and for using same to optimize programming 267 1992
5,431,691 Method and system for recording and displaying a sequential series of pacing events 260 1992
5,350,407 Implantable stimulator having quiescent and active modes of operation 106 1992
5,456,692 System and method for noninvasively altering the function of an implanted pacemaker 277 1993
5,562,713 Bidirectional telemetry apparatus and method for implantable device 216 1995
5,653,735 Implantable cardiac stimulation device having an improved backup mode of operation and method thereof 104 1995
5,749,907 System and method for identifying and displaying medical data which violate programmable alarm conditions 354 1997
6,585,763 Implantable therapeutic device and method 248 1998
6,409,674 Implantable sensor with wireless communication 319 1998
6,324,428 Implantable medical device having an improved electronic assembly for increasing packaging density and enhancing component protection 81 1999
6,424,867 Secure telemetry system and method for an implantable cardiac stimulation device 183 1999
6,527,729 Method for monitoring patient using acoustic sensor 386 2000
 
ABBOTT LABORATORIES (16)
4,954,129 Hydrodynamic clot flushing 189 1988
5,153,827 An infusion management and pumping system having an alarm handling system 277 1989
5,520,787 Diagnostic flow cell device 210 1995
5,820,551 Strip electrode with screen printing 355 1995
6,032,059 Device for the detection of analyte and administration of a therapeutic substance 256 1997
6,014,577 Device for the detection of analyte and administration of a therapeutic substance 218 1997
6,027,459 Method and apparatus for obtaining blood for diagnostic tests 367 1997
6,071,249 Method and apparatus for obtaining blood for diagnostic tests 313 1997
6,071,251 Method and apparatus for obtaining blood for diagnostic tests 334 1997
6,093,156 Method and apparatus for obtaining blood for diagnostic tests 426 1997
6,206,841 Method and apparatus for obtaining blood for diagnostic tests 336 2000
6,537,243 Device and method for obtaining interstitial fluid from a patient for diagnostic tests 105 2000
6,526,298 Method for the non-invasive determination of analytes in a selected volume of tissue 243 2000
6,730,200 Electrochemical sensor for analysis of liquid samples 178 2001
6,801,041 Sensor having electrode for determining the rate of flow of a fluid 262 2002
2004/0249,999 Method and system for transferring analyte test data 107 2003
 
E. HELLER & COMPANY (15)
6,134,461 Electrochemical analyte 721 1998
6,175,752 Analyte monitoring device and methods of use 884 1998
6,484,046 Electrochemical analyte sensor 574 2000
6,565,509 Analyte monitoring device and methods of use 617 2000
2004/0167,801 Analyte monitoring device and methods of use 348 2004
2004/0171,921 Analyte monitoring device and methods of use 184 2004
2007/0149,874 Analyte Monitoring Device and Methods of Use 73 2007
2007/0161,879 Analyte Monitoring Device and Methods of Use 75 2007
2007/0161,880 Analyte Monitoring Device and Methods of Use 73 2007
2007/0179,372 Analyte Monitoring Device and Methods of Use 72 2007
2007/0191,699 Analyte Monitoring Device and Methods of Use 73 2007
2007/0203,408 Analyte Monitoring Device and Methods of Use 74 2007
2007/0203,410 Analyte Monitoring Device and Methods of Use 165 2007
2007/0203,411 Analyte Monitoring Device and Methods of Use 75 2007
2007/0249,919 ANALYTE MONITORING DEVICE AND METHODS OF USE 73 2007
 
THERASENSE, INC. (15)
5,262,305 Interferant eliminating biosensors 452 1991
5,320,725 Electrode and method for the detection of hydrogen peroxide 418 1992
5,356,786 Interferant eliminating biosensor 550 1993
6,103,033 Process for producing an electrochemical biosensor 700 1998
6,162,611 Subcutaneous glucose electrode 595 2000
6,514,718 Subcutaneous glucose electrode 452 2001
2003/0100,040 Blood analyte monitoring through subcutaneous measurement 326 2002
6,881,551 Subcutaneous glucose electrode 400 2003
6,973,706 Method of making a transcutaneous electrochemical sensor 178 2003
2003/0187,338 Analyte monitoring device and methods of use 394 2003
2004/0106,858 Analyte monitoring device and methods of use 286 2003
2005/0121,322 Analyte monitoring device and methods of use 351 2005
2005/0287,620 METHOD OF DETERMINING ANALYTE LEVEL USING SUBCUTANEOUS ELECTRODE 263 2005
2006/0247,985 Method and system for monitoring consumable item usage and providing replenishment thereof 75 2005
2007/0027,381 Inserter and methods of use 159 2005
 
MICROLIFE MEDICAL HOME SOLUTIONS INC. (13)
6,468,222 Metabolic calorimeter employing respiratory gas analysis 147 2000
6,790,178 Physiological monitor and associated computation, display and communication unit 436 2000
6,478,736 Integrated calorie management system 353 2000
6,571,200 Monitoring caloric expenditure resulting from body activity 165 2000
6,612,306 Respiratory nitric oxide meter 117 2000
6,513,532 Diet and activity-monitoring device 367 2000
6,629,934 Indirect calorimeter for medical applications 152 2001
6,610,012 System and method for remote pregnancy monitoring 218 2001
6,482,158 System and method of ultrasonic mammography 134 2001
6,620,106 Indirect calorimetry system 109 2001
6,899,683 Metabolic calorimeter employing respiratory gas analysis 114 2002
6,955,650 Metabolic calorimeter employing respiratory gas analysis 114 2002
6,899,684 Method of respiratory gas analysis using a metabolic calorimeter 115 2002
 
MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (12)
4,721,601 Molecule-based microelectronic devices 218 1984
4,717,673 Microelectrochemical devices 190 1985
4,936,956 Microelectrochemical devices based on inorganic redox active material and method for sensing 156 1987
4,874,499 Electrochemical microsensors and method of making such sensors 206 1988
5,034,192 Molecule-based microelectronic devices 196 1989
5,109,850 Automatic blood monitoring for medication delivery method and apparatus 292 1991
6,002,961 Transdermal protein delivery using low-frequency sonophoresis 139 1995
5,814,599 Transdermal delivery of encapsulated drugs 306 1995
6,018,678 Transdermal protein delivery or measurement using low-frequency sonophoresis 122 1995
5,947,921 Chemical and physical enhancers and ultrasound for transdermal drug delivery 155 1995
6,007,845 Nanoparticles and microparticles of non-linear hydrophilic-hydrophobic multiblock copolymers 189 1996
6,041,253 Effect of electric field and ultrasound for transdermal drug delivery 287 1996
 
BECTON, DICKINSON AND COMPANY (11)
4,920,977 Blood collection assembly with lancet and microcollection tube 247 1988
5,067,491 Barrier coating on blood contacting devices 262 1989
5,001,054 Method for monitoring glucose 264 1990
6,192,891 Integrated system including medication delivery pen, blood monitoring device, and lancer 321 1999
6,589,229 Wearable, self-contained drug infusion device 371 2000
6,535,753 Micro-invasive method for painless detection of analytes in extra-cellular space 126 2000
6,904,301 Micro-invasive method for painless detection of analytes in extracellular space 192 2002
2004/0059,201 Apparatus and method for monitoring blood glucose levels including convenient display of blood glucose value average and constituent values 111 2003
2005/0113,657 Fiber optic device for sensing analytes 105 2003
2005/0113,658 Fiber optic device for sensing analytes and method of making same 201 2004
2005/0148,003 Methods of correcting a luminescence value, and methods of determining a corrected analyte concentration 104 2004
 
MATSUSHITA ELECTRIC INDUSTRIAL CO., LTD. (11)
4,224,125 Enzyme electrode 444 1978
4,431,507 Enzyme electrode 146 1982
4,392,933 Electrochemical measuring apparatus comprising enzyme electrode 219 1982
4,663,824 Aluminum electrolytic capacitor and a manufacturing method therefor 226 1985
4,897,173 Biosensor and method for making the same 405 1987
5,171,689 Solid state bio-sensor 194 1989
5,120,420 Biosensor and a process for preparation thereof 576 1989
5,229,282 Preparation of biosensor having a layer containing an enzyme, electron acceptor and hydrophilic polymer on an electrode system 331 1990
5,266,179 Quantitative analysis method and its system using a disposable sensor 599 1991
5,185,256 Method for making a biosensor 269 1991
5,192,415 Biosensor utilizing enzyme and a method for producing the same 366 1992
 
SIEMENS HEALTHCARE DIAGNOSTICS INC. (11)
5,494,562 Electrochemical sensors 402 1994
5,667,983 Reagents with enhanced performance in clinical diagnostic systems 89 1994
5,582,698 Sensor package 182 1995
5,601,694 Electrochemical sensors 135 1995
5,573,647 Electrical contact 74 1995
5,616,222 Electrochemical sensors paste 80 1995
5,711,868 Electrochemical sensors membrane 121 1995
5,707,502 Sensors for measuring analyte concentrations and methods of making same 277 1996
5,770,028 Glucose and lactate sensors 164 1996
6,150,128 Reagents with enhanced performance in clinical diagnostic systems 74 1997
6,107,083 Optical oxidative enzyme-based sensors 267 1998
 
THE REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA (10)
4,484,987 Method and membrane applicable to implantable sensor 295 1983
4,671,288 Electrochemical cell sensor for continuous short-term use in tissues and blood 581 1985
4,650,547 Method and membrane applicable to implantable sensor 317 1985
4,703,756 Complete glucose monitoring system with an implantable, telemetered sensor module 686 1986
4,781,798 Transparent multi-oxygen sensor array and method of using same 399 1987
4,890,620 Two-dimensional diffusion glucose substrate sensing electrode 447 1988
5,985,129 Method for increasing the service life of an implantable sensor 193 1992
6,405,066 Implantable analyte sensor 211 2000
6,721,587 Membrane and electrode structure for implantable sensor 226 2002
2005/0272,640 Method and apparatus for glucose control and insulin dosing for diabetics 122 2005
 
Boehringer Mannheim GmbH (9)
5,096,836 Diagnostic test carrier 167 1990
5,310,885 Process for immobilizing a protein containing substance on a solid phase 143 1992
5,282,950 Electrochemical analysis system 301 1992
5,286,362 Method and sensor electrode system for the electrochemical determination of an analyte or an oxidoreductase as well as the use of suitable compounds therefor 363 1993
5,554,166 Blood lancet device for withdrawing blood for diagnostic purposes 304 1994
5,507,288 Analytical system for monitoring a substance to be analyzed in patient-blood 679 1995
5,834,224 Electrochemical sensor containing an enzyme linked to binding molecules bound to a noble metal surface 167 1995
5,710,630 Method and apparatus for determining glucose concentration in a biological sample 221 1995
5,825,488 Method and apparatus for determining analytical data concerning the inside of a scattering matrix 133 1996
 
CARDIAC PACEMAKERS, INC. (9)
4,679,562 Glucose sensor 245 1986
6,026,320 Heart rate variability as an indicator of exercise capacity 249 1998
6,301,499 Heart rate variability as an indicator of exercise capacity 128 1999
6,529,772 Heart rate variability as an indicator of exercise capacity 131 2001
7,043,305 Method and apparatus for establishing context among events and optimizing implanted medical device performance 119 2002
7,072,718 Antenna systems for implantable medical device telemetry 77 2002
6,978,182 Advanced patient management system including interrogator/transceiver unit 151 2002
6,766,201 Telemetry apparatus and method for an implantable medical device 95 2003
6,954,673 Telemetry apparatus and method for an implantable medical device 82 2004
 
Medisense, Inc. (9)
4,545,382 Sensor for components of a liquid mixture 548 1982
4,711,245 Sensor for components of a liquid mixture 482 1984
4,840,893 Electrochemical assay for nucleic acids and nucleic acid probes 347 1985
4,830,959 Electrochemical enzymic assay procedures 313 1986
5,126,034 Bioelectrochemical electrodes 372 1989
5,264,106 Enhanced amperometric sensor 292 1993
5,509,410 Strip electrode including screen printing of a single layer 492 1994
5,727,548 Strip electrode with screen printing 343 1995
5,628,890 Electrochemical sensor 666 1995
 
NEC CORPORATION (9)
5,082,786 Glucose sensor with gel-immobilized glucose oxidase and gluconolactonase 185 1988
5,215,887 Glucose sensor measurement 99 1991
5,384,028 Biosensor with a data memory 328 1993
5,445,920 Fabrication process of biosensor 197 1994
5,795,774 Biosensor 305 1997
6,280,587 Enzyme electrode and a biosensor and a measuring apparatus therewith 106 1999
6,464,848 Reference electrode, a biosensor and a measuring apparatus therewith 100 1999
6,773,563 Electrochemical sensor having a reference electrode 101 2001
6,780,297 Apparatus for measuring biochemical components 99 2001
 
PANASONIC CORPORATION (9)
5,264,103 Biosensor and a method for measuring a concentration of a substrate in a sample 474 1992
5,582,697 Biosensor, and a method and a device for quantifying a substrate in a sample liquid using the same 477 1995
5,565,085 Method for quantifying specific compound 194 1995
5,575,895 Biosensor and method for producing the same 350 1995
5,650,062 Biosensor, and a method and a device for quantifying a substrate in a sample liquid using the same 354 1995
5,651,869 Biosensor 248 1996
6,004,441 Biosensor 249 1997
6,309,526 Biosensor 169 1999
2005/0203,707 Data measuring device, healthcare data acquiring system, and healthcare data acquiring method 75 2004
 
BOARD OF REGENTS, THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS SYSTEM (8)
5,262,035 Enzyme electrodes 426 1989
5,380,536 Biocompatible microcapsules 174 1991
5,264,104 Enzyme electrodes 548 1992
5,593,852 Subcutaneous glucose electrode 659 1994
6,284,478 Subcutaneous glucose electrode 500 1996
5,965,380 Subcutaneous glucose electrode 603 1999
6,083,710 Electrochemical analyte measurement system 528 1999
6,121,009 Electrochemical analyte measurement system 561 1999
 
MILES INC. (7)
4,938,860 Electrode for electrochemical sensors 269 1985
4,810,470 Volume independent diagnostic device 208 1987
5,114,678 Device for wiping a reagent strip 81 1990
5,251,126 Diabetes data analysis and interpretation method 328 1990
5,202,261 Conductive sensors and their use in diagnostic assays 307 1991
5,250,439 Use of conductive sensors in diagnostic assays 296 1992
5,410,474 Buttonless memory system for an electronic measurement device 205 1993
 
SIEMENS AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT (7)
4,366,033 Method for determining the concentration of sugar using an electrocatalytic sugar sensor 213 1979
4,477,314 Method for determining sugar concentration 275 1983
4,759,371 Implantable, calibrateable measuring instrument for a body substance and a calibrating method 177 1987
5,318,521 Dosing device for the controlled delivery of a liquid 74 1993
5,704,354 Electrocatalytic glucose sensor 156 1995
5,552,027 Working electrode for electrochemical enzymatic sensor systems 138 1995
6,272,480 Method and arrangement for the neural modelling of a dynamic system with non-linear stochastic behavior 164 1998
 
SMITHS MEDICAL ASD, INC. (7)
5,368,562 Systems and methods for operating ambulatory medical devices such as drug delivery devices 338 1993
5,695,473 Occlusion detection system for an infusion pump 180 1994
5,658,250 Systems and methods for operating ambulatory medical devices such as drug delivery devices 258 1995
5,935,099 Drug pump systems and methods 295 1997
6,241,704 Drug pump systems and methods 165 1999
6,475,180 Drug pump systems and methods 112 2001
2004/0254,434 Glucose measuring module and insulin pump combination 262 2003
 
CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER (6)
4,401,122 Cutaneous methods of measuring body substances 256 1979
4,467,811 Method of polarographic analysis of lactic acid and lactate 110 1982
4,458,686 Cutaneous methods of measuring body substances 208 1983
4,680,268 Implantable gas-containing biosensor and method for measuring an analyte such as glucose 383 1985
5,030,333 Polarographic method for measuring both analyte and oxygen with the same detecting electrode of an electroenzymatic sensor 158 1986
4,721,677 Implantable gas-containing biosensor and method for measuring an analyte such as glucose 364 1987
 
ENERGY, UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF (6)
4,461,691 Organic conductive films for semiconductor electrodes 200 1983
4,476,003 Chemical anchoring of organic conducting polymers to semiconducting surfaces 74 1983
4,749,985 Functional relationship-based alarm processing 180 1987
5,082,550 Enzyme electrochemical sensor electrode and method of making it 304 1989
5,208,154 Reversibly immobilized biological materials in monolayer films on electrodes 183 1991
5,227,042 Catalyzed enzyme electrodes 159 1992
 
INSULET CORPORATION (6)
2002/0040,208 Data collection assembly for patient infusion system 360 2001
6,699,218 Transcutaneous delivery means 377 2001
6,768,425 Medical apparatus remote control and method 315 2001
6,749,587 Modular infusion device and method 354 2002
2004/0010,207 Self-contained, automatic transcutaneous physiologic sensing system 358 2002
7,137,964 Devices, systems and methods for patient infusion 172 2003
 
Miles Laboratories, Inc. (6)
4,247,297 Test means and method for interference resistant determination of oxidizing substances 185 1979
4,415,666 Enzyme electrode membrane 208 1981
4,418,148 Multilayer enzyme electrode membrane 268 1981
4,390,621 Method and device for detecting glucose concentration 172 1982
4,427,770 High glucose-determining analytical element 183 1982
4,560,534 Polymer catalyst transducers 192 1983
 
ROCHE DIAGNOSTICS GMBH (6)
5,879,373 System and method for the determination of tissue properties 268 1995
6,091,976 Determination of glucose concentration in tissue 167 1998
6,584,335 Analytical device for in vivo analysis in the body of a patient 135 2000
6,379,317 Analytical measuring device with lancing device 271 2000
6,434,409 Determination of glucose concentration in tissue 88 2000
6,852,500 Method for determining the concentration of glucose in a body fluid with glucose-containing perfusate 146 2000
 
Sensors for Medicine and Science, Inc. (6)
6,304,766 Optical-based sensing devices, especially for in-situ sensing in humans 148 1998
6,330,464 Optical-based sensing devices 350 1999
6,794,195 Detection of analytes in aqueous environments 121 2001
6,711,423 Optical-based sensing devices 144 2001
6,800,451 Detection of glucose in solutions also containing an alpha-hydroxy acid or a beta-diketone 92 2002
6,940,590 High performance fluorescent optical sensor 80 2002
 
UNWIRED PLANET, LLC (6)
2001/0001,008 Transmitter/receiver for GMSK and Offset-QAM 6 2000
2001/0001,008 Transmitter/receiver for GMSK and Offset-QAM 6 2000
2001/0001,008 Transmitter/receiver for GMSK and Offset-QAM 6 2000
2001/0001,008 Transmitter/receiver for GMSK and Offset-QAM 6 2000
2001/0001,008 Transmitter/receiver for GMSK and Offset-QAM 6 2000
2001/0001,008 Transmitter/receiver for GMSK and Offset-QAM 6 2000
 
E. I. DU PONT DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY (5)
4,335,255 Alkyl perfluoro (2-methyl-5-oxo-3-oxahexanoate) 59 1980
4,275,225 Polyfluoroallyloxy compounds, their preparation and copolymers therefrom 74 1980
4,357,282 Preparation of fluorocarbonyl compounds 75 1981
4,526,948 Fluorinated vinyl ethers, copolymers thereof, and precursors thereto 62 1983
6,627,058 Thick film conductor composition for use in biosensors 84 2001
 
Kyoto Daiichi Kagaku Co., Ltd. (5)
5,168,046 Method for determination of glucose concentration 137 1990
5,272,060 Method for determination of glucose concentration in whole blood 149 1992
5,382,346 Biosensor and method of quantitative analysis using the same 309 1993
5,496,453 Biosensor and method of quantitative analysis using the same 415 1994
5,720,862 Sensor and production method of and measurement method using the same 297 1996
 
METRIKA LABORATORIES, INC. (5)
5,580,794 Disposable electronic assay device 289 1995
5,981,294 Device for blood separation in a diagnostic device 93 1995
5,968,839 Method and device producing a predetermined distribution of detectable change in assays 112 1996
5,837,546 Electronic assay device and method 252 1996
5,945,345 Device for preventing assay interference using silver or lead to remove the interferant 97 1996
 
MINIMED TECHNOLOGIES LIMITED (5)
4,573,994 Refillable medication infusion apparatus 374 1981
4,856,340 Pressure diaphragm for a medication infusion system 100 1987
5,399,823 Membrane dome switch with tactile feel regulator shim 145 1993
5,505,713 Indwelling catheter with stable enzyme coating 112 1994
5,476,460 Implantable infusion port with reduced internal volume 142 1994
 
NOVO NORDISK A/S (5)
5,680,858 Method and apparatus for in vivo determination of the concentration in a body fluid of metabolically significant substances 277 1995
6,540,672 Medical system and a method of controlling the system for use by a patient for medical self treatment 221 1999
7,077,806 Adaptive interactive preceptored teaching system incorporating remote image monitoring 16 2001
2003/0032,868 Method and system for controlling data information between two portable apparatuses 115 2002
6,936,006 Atraumatic insertion of a subcutaneous device 326 2003
 
SpectRx, Inc. (5)
5,885,211 Microporation of human skin for monitoring the concentration of an analyte 440 1997
6,142,939 Microporation of human skin for drug delivery and monitoring applications 238 1998
6,530,915 Photothermal structure for biomedical applications, and method therefor 140 2000
6,704,587 Dual function assay device 78 2002
6,922,578 Integrated poration, harvesting and analysis device, and method therefor 191 2003
 
TERUMO KABUSHIKI KAISHA (5)
4,927,516 Enzyme sensor 362 1987
4,968,400 Enzyme sensor 157 1989
5,135,003 Automatic sphygmomanometer 162 1990
5,133,856 Ion sensor 179 1990
6,315,738 Assembly having lancet and means for collecting and detecting body fluid 319 1999
 
ARKRAY, INC. (4)
6,576,117 Method and apparatus for electrochemical measurement using statistical technique 267 2001
6,891,936 Remote data control system and measuring data gathering method 93 2001
2003/0158,707 Measurement device, and measured data transmitting method 106 2003
2004/0176,913 Information communication system 100 2003
 
Capintec, Inc. (4)
4,331,869 Dynamic cardiac quality assurance phantom system and method 88 1980
4,920,969 Ambulatory physiological evaluation system including cardiac monitoring 117 1987
5,007,427 Ambulatory physiological evaluation system including cardiac monitoring 206 1987
5,111,818 Ambulatory physiological evaluation system including cardiac monitoring 270 1990
 
DISETRONIC LICENSING AG (4)
5,322,063 Hydrophilic polyurethane membranes for electrochemical glucose sensors 503 1991
5,299,571 Apparatus and method for implantation of sensors 449 1993
5,411,647 Techniques to improve the performance of electrochemical sensors 542 1994
5,695,623 Glucose measuring device 409 1994
 
ELAN PHARMA INTERNATIONAL LIMITED (4)
5,820,622 Analyte-controlled liquid delivery device and analyte monitor 336 1996
6,645,181 Drug delivery systems and methods 280 1999
2004/0015,134 Drug delivery systems and methods 196 2003
2004/0030,285 Drug delivery systems and methods 179 2003
 
HOSPIRA, INC. (4)
4,925,268 Fiber-optic physiological probes 223 1988
5,310,469 Biosensor with a membrane containing biologically active material 222 1991
5,326,449 Composite membrane 189 1993
5,643,212 Infusion pump management system for suggesting an adapted course of therapy 215 1994
 
INTEG, INC. (4)
5,582,184 Interstitial fluid collection and constituent measurement 608 1994
5,746,217 Interstitial fluid collection and constituent measurement 349 1995
5,682,233 Interstitial fluid sampler 352 1996
5,820,570 Interstitial fluid collection and constituent measurement 261 1997
 
KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS ELECTRONICS N.V. (4)
5,343,869 Method and system for monitoring vital signs 300 1993
5,549,115 Method and apparatus for gathering event data using a removable data storage medium and clock 100 1994
6,336,900 Home hub for reporting patient health parameters 382 1999
6,968,294 Automatic system for monitoring person requiring care and his/her caretaker 198 2001
 
LIFESCAN SCOTLAND LIMITED (4)
7,005,857 Device for measuring blood coagulation and method thereof 189 2001
2006/0001,538 Methods of monitoring the concentration of an analyte 182 2004
2006/0001,551 Analyte monitoring system with wireless alarm 133 2004
2006/0036,187 Devices, systems and methods for extracting bodily fluid and monitoring an analyte therein 101 2004
 
M-BIOTECH, INC. (4)
6,268,161 Biosensor 312 1999
6,475,750 Glucose biosensor 358 2000
6,858,403 Polymer matrix containing catalase co-immobilized with analytic enzyme that generates hydrogen peroxide 81 2001
6,835,553 Photometric glucose measurement system using glucose-sensitive hydrogel 224 2002
 
MINIMED INC., A DELAWARE CORPORATION, D/B/A MINIMED TECHNOLOGIES (4)
5,390,671 Transcutaneous sensor insertion set 653 1994
5,527,307 Implantable medication infusion pump with discharge side port 166 1994
5,370,622 Proctective case for a medication infusion pump 206 1994
5,472,317 Mounting clip for a medication infusion pump 156 1994
 
MOLECULAR DEVICES CORPORATION (4)
4,911,794 Measuring with zero volume cell 320 1987
4,942,127 Polyredox couples in analyte determinations 152 1988
5,501,956 Polyredox couples in analyte determinations 141 1994
5,567,302 Electrochemical system for rapid detection of biochemical agents that catalyze a redox potential change 238 1995
 
NOKIA MOBILE PHONES LTD. (4)
5,772,586 Method for monitoring the health of a patient 530 1997
5,840,020 Monitoring method and a monitoring equipment 431 1997
5,880,829 Apparatus for taking and analysing liquid samples, such as blood samples 212 1997
6,295,506 Measurement apparatus 426 1998
 
OPTISCAN BIOMEDICAL CORPORATION (4)
6,645,142 Glucose monitoring instrument having network connectivity 213 2000
2003/0040,683 Site selection for determining analyte concentration in living tissue 103 2002
2003/0108,976 Method and apparatus for improving clinical accuracy of analyte measurements 120 2002
2003/0175,806 Method and apparatus for improving the accuracy of alternative site analyte concentration measurements 104 2002
 
OXYGEN BIOTHERAPEUTICS, INC. (4)
5,964,993 Glucose sensor 376 1996
5,914,026 Implantable sensor employing an auxiliary electrode 223 1997
6,343,225 Implantable glucose sensor 219 1999
6,815,186 Implantable glucose sensor 215 2002
 
QUESTSTAR MEDICAL, INC. (4)
4,627,445 Glucose medical monitoring system 576 1985
4,637,403 Glucose medical monitoring system 581 1985
4,787,398 Glucose medical monitoring system 433 1986
5,279,294 Medical diagnostic system 571 1990
 
RAYA SYSTEMS, INCORPORATED (4)
5,601,435 Method and apparatus for interactively monitoring a physiological condition and for interactively providing health related information 344 1994
6,032,119 Personalized display of health information 395 1997
6,101,478 Multi-user remote health monitoring system 454 1997
6,210,272 Multi-player interactive electronic game for health education 298 1997
 
SANOFI-AVENTIS DEUTSCHLAND GMBH (4)
5,971,941 Integrated system and method for sampling blood and analysis 396 1997
6,071,294 Lancet cartridge for sampling blood 301 1997
7,198,606 Method and apparatus for a multi-use body fluid sampling device with analyte sensing 227 2002
2003/0199,791 Method and apparatus for penetrating tissue 198 2002
 
SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION (4)
5,948,512 Ink jet recording ink and recording method 121 1997
6,232,370 Ink jet recording ink 102 1997
6,485,138 Ink jet recording ink and recording method 116 1999
6,946,996 Antenna apparatus, printed wiring board, printed circuit board, communication adapter and portable electronic equipment 54 2003
 
The Johns Hopkins University (4)
4,494,950 Plural module medication delivery system 681 1982
4,731,051 Programmable control means for providing safe and controlled medication infusion 302 1983
4,844,076 Ingestible size continuously transmitting temperature monitoring pill 284 1988
5,016,631 Minimum interface biomedical monitoring system 69 1990
 
YSI INCORPORATED (4)
4,356,074 Substrate specific galactose oxidase enzyme electrodes 202 1980
4,404,066 Method for quantitatively determining a particular substrate catalyzed by a multisubstrate enzyme 220 1982
5,217,595 Electrochemical gas sensor 178 1991
6,551,496 Microstructured bilateral sensor 188 2001
 
ALZA CORPORATION (3)
4,327,725 Osmotic device with hydrogel driving member 664 1980
6,219,574 Device and method for enchancing transdermal sampling 389 1997
6,091,975 Minimally invasive detecting device 474 1998
 
ASULAB S.A. (3)
5,378,628 Sensor for measuring the amount of a component in solution 324 1992
5,393,903 Mono, bis or tris(substituted 2,2'-bipyridine) iron, ruthenium, osmium or vanadium complexes and their methods of preparation 280 1992
5,395,504 Electrochemical measuring system with multizone sensors 343 1994
 
BALL SEMICONDUCTOR, INC. (3)
6,447,448 Miniature implanted orthopedic sensors 296 1999
6,464,687 Implantable drug delivery system 223 2000
6,546,268 Glucose sensor 258 2000
 
BOSTON SCIENTIFIC NEUROMODULATION CORPORATION (3)
6,208,894 System of implantable devices for monitoring and/or affecting body parameters 591 1998
6,315,721 System of implantable devices for monitoring and/or affecting body parameters 236 2001
7,177,690 Implantable system having rechargeable battery indicator 86 2003
 
CB-CARMEL BIOTECHNOLOGY LTD. (3)
5,101,814 System for monitoring and controlling blood glucose 499 1989
5,190,041 System for monitoring and controlling blood glucose 378 1991
5,368,028 System for monitoring and controlling blood and tissue constituent levels 283 1993
 
CHIRON CORPORATION (3)
5,094,951 Production of glucose oxidase in recombinant systems 168 1989
5,860,917 Method and apparatus for predicting therapeutic outcomes 141 1997
6,097,831 Non-contract method for assay reagent volume dispense verification 90 1997
 
CLINICAL DECISION SUPPORT, LLC (3)
5,711,297 Computerized medical advice system and method including meta function 310 1996
7,297,108 Disease management system and method including analysis of disease specific changes 39 2002
6,849,045 Computerized medical diagnostic and treatment advice system including network access 104 2002
 
DOW CORNING CORPORATION (3)
4,614,760 Low consistency, one-part silicone elastomers 66 1985
5,811,487 Thickening silicones with elastomeric silicone polyethers 232 1996
6,541,107 Nanoporous silicone resins having low dielectric constants 128 1999
 
E. HELLER & COMPANY, INC. (3)
6,143,164 Small volume in vitro analyte sensor 620 1998
6,120,676 Method of using a small volume in vitro analyte sensor 695 1999
6,576,101 Small volume in vitro analyte sensor 398 1999
 
Futrex, Inc. (3)
5,077,476 Instrument for non-invasive measurement of blood glucose 357 1990
5,068,536 Method for providing custom calibration for near infrared instruments for measurement of blood glucose 435 1991
6,477,392 Calibration of near infrared quantitative measurement device using optical measurement cross-products 162 2000
 
GLT ACQUISITION CORP. (3)
6,998,247 Method and apparatus using alternative site glucose determinations to calibrate and maintain noninvasive and implantable analyzers 371 2003
7,133,710 Compact apparatus for noninvasive measurement of glucose through near-infrared spectroscopy 203 2003
7,183,102 Apparatus using reference measurement for calibration 160 2005
 
I-STAT CORPORATION (3)
5,200,051 Wholly microfabricated biosensors and process for the manufacture and use thereof 569 1989
5,063,081 Method of manufacturing a plurality of uniform microfabricated sensing devices having an immobilized ligand receptor 385 1990
5,837,454 Process for the manufacture of wholly microfabricated biosensors 245 1995
 
INSET TECHNOLOGIES INCORPORATED (3)
4,443,218 Programmable implantable infusate pump 256 1982
4,714,462 Positive pressure programmable infusion pump 263 1986
4,838,887 Programmable valve pump 140 1987
 
INVERNESS MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY, INC. (3)
5,708,247 Disposable glucose test strips, and methods and compositions for making same 458 1996
5,951,836 Disposable glucose test strip and method and compositions for making same 333 1998
6,241,862 Disposable test strips with integrated reagent/blood separation layer 302 1999
 
ISENSE CORPORATION (3)
6,695,860 Transcutaneous sensor insertion device 290 2000
6,613,379 Implantable analyte sensor 221 2001
6,875,386 Neovascularization promoting membrane for bioimplants 109 2003
 
KIMBERLY-CLARK WORLDWIDE, INC. (3)
5,573,506 Remotely programmable infusion system 206 1994
5,871,465 Remotely programmable infusion system 175 1996
2004/0078,219 Healthcare networks with biosensors 301 2002
 
LAWRENCE LIVERMORE NATIONAL SECURITY, LLC (3)
5,120,421 Electrochemical sensor/detector system and method 299 1990
6,201,980 Implantable medical sensor system 333 1998
6,480,730 Chemical sensor system 130 2000
 
Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital and Medical Center (3)
5,711,861 Device for monitoring changes in analyte concentration 488 1995
6,212,416 Device for monitoring changes in analyte concentration 387 1998
6,466,810 Implantable device for monitoring changes in analyte concentration 268 2000
 
Medlyte Diagnostics, Inc. (3)
6,210,976 Methods for early detection of heart disease 106 1998
6,534,322 Kits for early detection of heart disease 89 2000
6,534,323 Compositions and methods for early detection of heart disease 89 2000
 
POWDERJECT RESEARCH LIMITED (3)
6,207,400 Non- or minimally invasive monitoring methods using particle delivery methods 90 1999
6,482,604 Non-or minimally invasive monitoring methods using particle delivery methods 93 2001
6,602,678 Non- or minimally invasive monitoring methods 196 2001
 
REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO (3)
4,813,424 Long-life membrane electrode for non-ionic species 240 1987
4,986,271 Vivo refillable glucose sensor 321 1989
5,431,160 Miniature implantable refillable glucose sensor and material therefor 337 1993
 
ROCHE DIAGNOSTICS CORPORATION (3)
5,288,636 Enzyme electrode system 441 1990
5,508,171 Assay method with enzyme electrode system 407 1994
6,214,185 Sensor with PVC cover membrane 170 1998
 
SENSOR TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (3)
5,342,789 Method and device for detecting and quantifying glucose in body fluids 296 1989
6,040,194 Methods and device for detecting and quantifying substances in body fluids 147 1995
6,232,130 Method for detecting or quantifying carbohydrate containing compounds 84 1998
 
SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA (3)
5,276,610 Display device for indicating the internal pressure of the tube of an infusion pump 64 1990
5,140,393 Sensor device 173 1990
5,304,127 Infusion apparatus able to recognize an appropriate time for servicing 64 1993
 
SIEMENS CORPORATION;INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY DEPARTMENT (3)
5,176,662 Subcutaneous injection set with improved cannula mounting arrangement 314 1990
5,217,442 Aspiration and refill kit for a medication infusion pump 112 1990
5,197,322 Pressure reservoir filling process for an implantable medication infusion pump 147 1990
 
THE GENERAL HOSPITAL CORPORATION (3)
4,633,881 Ambulatory ventricular function monitor 104 1982
6,505,059 Non-invasive tissue glucose level monitoring 246 1999
6,728,560 Non-invasive tissue glucose level monitoring 236 2002
 
TOTO LTD. (3)
5,111,539 Toilet device with system for inspecting health conditions 90 1990
5,184,359 Stool-type apparatus for sampling and assay of urine with swingable carriage 97 1991
5,410,471 Networked health care and monitoring system 317 1993
 
UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH - OF THE COMMONWEALTH SYSTEM OF HIGHER EDUCATION (3)
4,805,624 Low-potential electrochemical redox sensors 278 1987
6,256,522 Sensors for continuous monitoring of biochemicals and related method 240 1995
5,854,078 Polymerized crystalline colloidal array sensor methods 105 1997
 
VICTORIA UNIVERSITY OF MANCHESTER, THE (3)
4,919,767 Sensor and method for analyte determination 177 1988
5,437,973 Enzyme-electrode sensor 142 1993
5,531,878 Sensor devices 449 1995
 
W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC. (3)
5,584,876 Cell excluding sheath for vascular grafts 179 1994
5,787,900 Method for loading and reloading a therapeutical device in a vascularized implantable containment apparatus 159 1996
5,913,998 Method of making an implantable containment apparatus for a therapeutical device 216 1997
 
3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY (2)
6,001,471 Removable adhesive tape with controlled sequential release 191 1997
6,569,521 Stretch releasing pressure sensitive adhesive tape and articles 163 2000
 
A. MENARINI INDUSTRIE FARMACEUTICHE RIUNITE S.R.L. (2)
2001/0041,830 Apparatus for measurment and control of the content of glucose, lactate or other metabolites in biological fluids 239 2001
6,618,603 Apparatus for measurement and control of the content of glucose, lactate or other metabolites in biological fluids 154 2001
 
ADVANCED CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS, INC. (2)
5,957,903 Variable stiffness guidewire 172 1997
6,498,941 Catheter based probe and method of using same for detecting chemical analytes 133 2000
 
AGILENT TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (2)
5,857,967 Universally accessible healthcare devices with on the fly generation of HTML files 255 1997
6,198,957 Radiotherapy machine including magnetic resonance imaging system 118 1997
 
AJINOMOTO CO., INC. (2)
4,619,754 Chemically modified electrodes and their uses 283 1983
4,595,479 Modified electrode 238 1983
 
AKAMAI TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (2)
2009/0132,648 CONTENT DELIVERY AND GLOBAL TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT NETWORK SYSTEM 19 2009
2009/0132,648 CONTENT DELIVERY AND GLOBAL TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT NETWORK SYSTEM 19 2009
 
ALLERGAN, INC. (2)
5,545,220 Implantable prosthesis with open cell textured surface and method for forming same 166 1993
5,833,603 Implantable biosensing transponder 689 1996
 
ANIMAS CORPORATION (2)
6,049,727 Implantable sensor and system for in vivo measurement and control of fluid constituent levels 493 1998
7,052,483 Transcutaneous inserter for low-profile infusion sets 206 2001
 
APPALOOSA MANAGEMENT L.P. (2)
4,889,744 Method for making open-cell, silicone-elastomer medical implant 174 1988
5,007,929 Open-cell, silicone-elastomer medical implant 161 1990
 
APPLIED MEDICAL RESEARCH, INC. (2)
5,271,736 Collagen disruptive morphology for implants 155 1992
5,706,807 Sensor device covered with foam membrane 144 1996
 
ASH ACCESS TECHNOLOGY, INC. (2)
4,777,953 Capillary filtration and collection method for long-term monitoring of blood constituents 241 1987
4,854,322 Capillary filtration and collection device for long-term monitoring of blood constituents 219 1987
 
BASF AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT (2)
4,478,976 Water-insoluble protein material, its preparation and its use 160 1982
4,526,661 Electrochemical hydrogenation of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide 180 1983
 
BEND RESEARCH, INC. (2)
4,784,736 Functional, photochemically active, and chemically asymmetric membranes by interfacial polymerization of derivatized multifunctional prepolymers 191 1986
4,917,800 Functional, photochemically active, and chemically asymmetric membranes by interfacial polymerization of derivatized multifunctional prepolymers 156 1988
 
BODY SCIENCE LLC (2)
5,862,803 Wireless medical diagnosis and monitoring equipment 299 1996
5,957,854 Wireless medical diagnosis and monitoring equipment 473 1997
 
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (2)
6,063,637 Sensors for sugars and other metal binding analytes 213 1997
6,170,318 Methods of use for sensor based fluid detection devices 180 1998
 
CAMBRIDGE LIFE SCIENCES PLC (2)
4,970,145 Immobilized enzyme electrodes 308 1988
5,846,744 Sensors based on polymer transformation 191 1996
 
CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIVERSITY (2)
4,571,292 Apparatus for electrochemical measurements 375 1982
4,655,880 Apparatus and method for sensing species, substances and substrates using oxidase 401 1983
 
CIBA CORNING DIAGNOSTICS CORP. (2)
5,198,367 Homogeneous amperometric immunoassay 183 1989
5,529,676 Sample chamber 88 1995
 
DELTADOT LIMITED (2)
6,103,533 Molecular imaging 91 1998
6,017,435 Molecular imaging 106 1998
 
DOMINION ASSETS, LLC (2)
6,219,565 Methods and apparatus for non-invasive glucose sensing: non-invasive probe 105 1998
6,309,884 Individual calibration of blood glucose for supporting noninvasive self-monitoring blood glucose 319 1999
 
Duquesne University of the Holy Ghost (2)
5,387,327 Implantable non-enzymatic electrochemical glucose sensor 238 1992
5,469,846 Implantable non-enzymatic electrochemical glucose sensor 329 1994
 
ECOLAB GMBH & CO. OHG (2)
6,693,069 Disinfecting compositions and processes for disinfecting surfaces 74 2002
6,683,040 Peracids with good adhesion to surfaces 76 2002
 
ELAN CORPORATION, PLC (2)
5,807,375 Analyte-controlled liquid delivery device and analyte monitor 525 1995
5,800,420 Analyte-controlled liquid delivery device and analyte monitor 482 1996
 
EURUS LLC (2)
5,019,974 Diabetes management system and apparatus 572 1990
5,216,597 Diabetes therapy management system, apparatus and method 260 1991
 
FRESENIUS AG (2)
5,501,665 Process and device for detection of obstructions in a perfusion line 88 1994
5,842,983 Biosensor 150 1996
 
FUJI ELECTRIC CO., LTD. (2)
4,407,959 Blood sugar analyzing apparatus 197 1981
4,483,924 System for controlling a printer in a blood sugar analyzer 149 1981
 
GE MEDICAL SYSTEMS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (2)
5,735,285 Method and hand-held apparatus for demodulating and viewing frequency modulated biomedical signals 163 1996
5,748,103 Two-way TDMA telemetry system with power conservation features 204 1996
 
GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY (2)
6,545,085 Polar solvent compatible polyethersiloxane elastomers 140 2001
2004/0164,961 Method, system and computer product for continuously monitoring data sources for an event of interest 101 2003
 
GIVEN IMAGING LTD. (2)
6,285,897 Remote physiological monitoring system 269 1999
6,689,056 Implantable monitoring probe 247 2000
 
GUIDANCE INTERACTIVE TECHNOLOGIES (2)
6,494,830 Handheld controller for monitoring/using medical parameters 254 2001
6,699,188 Interactive reward devices and methods 106 2002
 
Henkel Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien (2)
5,854,189 Process for the production of break-resistant, storable multifunctional detergent tablets 77 1996
5,898,025 Mildly alkaline dishwashing detergents 77 1997
 
INTEGRIS BAPTIST MEDICAL CENTER, INC. (2)
4,352,960 Magnetic transcutaneous mount for external device of an associated implant 221 1980
RE32947 Magnetic transcutaneous mount for external device of an associated implant 181 1988
 
INTERMEDICS, INC. (2)
5,411,536 Method and apparatus for communicating data between medical devices to improve detectability of errors 70 1993
5,861,009 Implantable cardiac stimulator with rate-adaptive T-wave detection 56 1997
 
INTERNATIONAL TECHNIDYNE CORPORATION (2)
5,518,006 Blood sampling device 266 1994
6,066,243 Portable immediate response medical analyzer having multiple testing modules 279 1998
 
KNOBBE, LIM & BUCKINGHAM (2)
6,572,545 Method and apparatus for real-time control of physiological parameters 184 2001
6,575,905 Method and apparatus for real-time estimation of physiological parameters 239 2001
 
LXN CORPORATION (2)
5,695,949 Combined assay for current glucose level and intermediate or long-term glycemic control 209 1995
6,027,692 Apparatus for combined assay for current glucose level and intermediate or long-term glycemic control 145 1996
 
MCGILL UNIVERSITY (2)
2003/0232,370 Glucose sensor and uses thereof 212 2003
2004/0108,226 Continuous glucose quantification device and method 104 2003
 
MED GRAPH, INC. (2)
5,974,124 Method and system aiding medical diagnosis and treatment 291 1997
6,122,351 Method and system aiding medical diagnosis and treatment 269 1999
 
MICROLIFE CORPORATION (2)
2002/0133,378 System and method of integrated calorie management 136 2001
2003/0208,409 Method and apparatus for diet control 138 2002
 
MITSUBISHI PENCIL KABUSHIKI KAISHA (2)
5,380,422 Micro-electrode and method for preparing it 143 1992
5,376,251 Carbon micro-sensor electrode and method for preparing it 158 1993
 
MOTOROLA, INC. (2)
4,698,582 Power driver having short circuit protection 63 1986
4,803,726 Bit synchronization method for a digital radio telephone system 106 1986
 
NATIONAL BIOMEDICAL, LLC (2)
5,827,179 Personal computer card for collection for real-time biological data 210 1997
6,159,147 Personal computer card for collection of real-time biological data 337 1998
 
NATIONAL RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION (2)
4,318,784 Enzymatic processes 151 1980
4,655,885 Surface-modified electrode and its use in a bioelectrochemical process 185 1986
 
NINTENDO CO., LTD. (2)
5,134,391 System for preventing the use of an unauthorized external memory 223 1990
5,265,888 Game apparatus and memory cartridge used therefor 229 1993
 
NITTO DENKO CORPORATION (2)
5,445,611 Enhancement of transdermal delivery with ultrasound and chemical enhancers 238 1993
5,722,397 Enhancement of transdermal monitoring applications with ultrasound and chemical enhancers 217 1995
 
OSMETECH TECHNOLOGY INC. (2)
2002/0009,810 ELECTRONICS METHODS FOR THE DETECTION OF ANALYTES 84 1998
6,264,825 Binding acceleration techniques for the detection of analytes 242 1999
 
PACESETTER AB (2)
4,779,618 Device and method for the physiological frequency control of a heart pacemaker equipped with a stimulating electrode 164 1985
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FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF BOSTON, THE (1)
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5,312,361 Automatic cannulation device 180 1992
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5,967,975 Home health parameter monitoring system 96 1997
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6,206,856 Safety syringe 152 2000
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2005/0038,680 System and method for glucose monitoring 159 2004
2004/0162,473 Minimally invasive methods of monitoring analyte concentration 209 2004
2005/0261,660 Method for controlling insulin pump using Bluetooth protocol 113 2004
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2005/0199,494 Analyte monitoring device and methods of use 184 2004
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