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An ingestible therapy activator system and method are provided. In one aspect, the ingestible therapy activator includes an ingestible device having an effector module to send an effector instruction and a responder module associated with a therapeutic device. The responder module may receive and process the effector instruction, resulting in a response by the therapeutic device. Examples of responses by therapeutic device include activating a therapy, deactivating a therapy, modulating a therapy, and discontinuing a therapy.

Title
Ingestible therapy activator system and method
Application Number
12/665111
Publication Number
8036748 (B2)
Application Date
November 13, 2009
Publication Date
October 11, 2011
Inventor
Angela Strand
San Francisco
CA, US
Olivier Colliou
Los Gatos
CA, US
Marc Jensen
Los Gatos
CA, US
Mark Zdeblick
Portola Valley
CA, US
Agent
Bret E Field
Bozicevic Field & Francis
Assignee
Proteus Biomedical
CA, US
IPC
A61K 9/22
A61N 1/00
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