WO/2007/016399 is referenced by 245 patents.

Method and apparatus for providing a housing integrated with a sensor introducer and a sensor in analyte monitoring system to deploy the sensor and retain the introducer within the housing upon sensor deployment, and mounting a transmitter to the housing to receive the sensor data is described. The housing may be placed on the skin of a patient and a spring biased mechanism, separately provided and coupled to the introducer or by integrally configuring the introducer, triggers the introducer to deploy the insertion mechanism for placement of the sensor at a predetermined depth under the skin of the patient.

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July 27, 2006
Publication Date
February 8, 2007
Stafford Gary Ashley
OH Kuni
Abbott Diabetes Care
A61B 05/05
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