06036924 is referenced by 569 patents and cites 30 patents.

A cassette containing cartridges for sampling blood from a patient. The cassette includes a container for storing a plurality of cartridges and at least one cartridge in the container. The cartridge includes a cartridge case and a lancet. The lancet has a tip and is housed in the cartridge case. The lancet can be driven to extend the tip outside the cartridge case for lancing the skin of the patient to yield blood. The container has a compartment that contains at least one cartridge. A cartridge from the compartment can be loaded onto a glucometer that drives the lancet in the cartridge to lance the skin of a patient.

Title
Cassette of lancet cartridges for sampling blood
Application Number
8/985299
Publication Number
6036924
Application Date
December 4, 1997
Publication Date
March 14, 2000
Inventor
Paul Lum
Los Altos
CA, US
David A King
Menlo Park
CA, US
Leslie Anne Leonard
Portola Valley
CA, US
Dominique Freeman
Pescadero
CA, US
Michael Greenstein
Los Altos
CA, US
Tad Decatur Simons
Palo Alto
CA, US
Assignee
Hewlett Packard Company
CA, US
IPC
A61B 17/32
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