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An agent injection device is provided that is capable of injecting an agent to a known predetermined tissue depth. An injection member has an elongate injection shaft with an outlet port configured to dispense an agent at a controllable time. A controllable driver is coupled to the elongate injection shaft and is configured to drive the injection member into target tissue. A velocity control system is in communication with the controllable driver and is configured to control the velocity of the elongate injection shaft.

Title
Tissue penetration device
Application Number
11/317912
Publication Number
8016774 (B2)
Application Date
December 22, 2005
Publication Date
September 13, 2011
Inventor
George Gogue
Beaverton
OR, US
Ray Freeman
Cambridge
GB
Jon Hewitt Leonard
Sunnyvale
CA, US
Barry Dean Briggs
Campbell
CA, US
Don Alden
Sunnyvale
CA, US
Dirk Boecker
Palo Alto
CA, US
Dominique Freeman
La Honda
CA, US
Agent
Goodwin Procter
Paul Davis
Assignee
Pelikan Technologies
CA, US
IPC
A61B 5/00
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