Skin penetrating touch fasteners

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 8439861
APP PUB NO 20080269670A1
SERIAL NO

11739244

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A skin attachment member having first and second surface with a plurality of skin penetrating elements extending integrally from the first surface of the backing to a distal tip. The skin penetrating elements are sized to avoid contact with nerves below the epidermal skin layer and have a foam disposed between at least some of the skin penetrating elements. A method of using the skin attachment member to deliver a pharmaceutical composition through the skin.

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Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
VELCRO BVBADEINZE, BE198

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Kingsford, Howard A Amherst, US 44 449

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YKK CORPORATION (2)
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VELCRO BVBA (1)
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SILICON MICRODEVICES, INC. (1)
6454755 Method and apparatus for transdermal delivery of compounds utilizing disruption of the epidermis 35 1997
 
VELCRO INDUSTRIES B.V. (4)
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BECTON, DICKINSON AND COMPANY (1)
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