Blood glucose tracking apparatus

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7976778
APP PUB NO 20050277164A1
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11160407

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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, CA894

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Bacho, Henrik San Francisco, US 28 1755
Colman, Fredric C Oakland, US 237 29744
Drucker, Steven Oakland, US 78 3406
Jiang, Feng Union City, US 80 2298
Liamos, Charles T Pleasanton, US 41 5692
Lipman, Kelley Livermore, US 24 1755
Lortz, Mark Pleasanton, US 26 1755

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THE REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA (10)
4484987 Method and membrane applicable to implantable sensor 430 1983
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5730654 Multi-player video game for health education 370 1995
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6246992 Multiple patient monitoring system for proactive health management 647 1998
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4569589 Lung water computer system 154 1983
 
THE UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA (1)
5624537 Biosensor and interface membrane 515 1994
 
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