07491178 is referenced by 123 patents and cites 1813 patents.

A body fluid sampling system for use on a tissue site has a housing and a penetrating member driver at least partially within the housing. At least one disposable is within the housing. The disposable includes an analyte sensor in a sample chamber that is configured to receive body fluid from a wound in tissue created by a penetrating member. A penetrating member is associated with the sample chamber. Each penetrating member and its associated sample chamber have a combined occupied volume of no more than about 5.0 cm3.

Title
Method and apparatus for penetrating tissue
Application Number
10/335052
Publication Number
7491178 (B2)
Application Date
December 31, 2002
Publication Date
February 17, 2009
Inventor
Dominique M Freeman
La Honda
CA, US
Don Alden
Sunnyvale
CA, US
Dirk Boecker
Palo Alto
CA, US
Agent
Goodwin Procter
Paul Davis
Assignee
Pelikan Technologies
CA, US
IPC
B65D 81/00
A61B 17/32
A61B 17/14
A61B 5/00
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