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, CA819

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Bacho, Henrik San Francisco, US 27 1504
Colman, Fredric C Oakland, US 236 26847
Drucker, Steven Oakland, US 77 2917
Jiang, Feng Union City, US 64 1980
Liamos, Charles T Pleasanton, US 39 5034
Lipman, Kelley Livermore, US 24 1504
Lortz, Mark Pleasanton, US 25 1504

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THE UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA (1)
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