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Mads C Sabra: Atraumatic insertion of a subcutaneous device. Novo Nordisk, Marc A Began Esq, Reza Green Esq, Richard W Bosk Esq, August 30, 2005: US06936006 (631 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a concept for placing a subcutaneous device such as a sensor at a selected site within the body of a patient, e.g. to obtain blood glucose readings. In a first aspect, an insertion needle comprises an oblong needle body and a distal end portion, the distal end portion having ...


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Steffen Lav, Jens Aage Munk, Brian Ritsing: Medical apparatus for use by a patient for medical self treatment of diabetes. Novo Nordisk, October 16, 2001: US06302855 (522 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to an apparatus for self-treatment of diabetes. The apparatus is particularly advantageous by comprising a plurality of devices each of which has its own dedicated function corresponding to a number of acts which a diabetic must perform on himself. The individual devices are mu ...


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Fernand J G Colin: Method and apparatus for determination of a constituent in a fluid. Novo Nordisk, Willian Brinks Olds Hofer Gilson & Lione, December 14, 1993: US05269891 (470 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for measuring the concentration of a constituent of a fluid sample, e.g. glucose in a glucose-containing blood sample, by means of an electrode device. Also provided are an electrode device comprising the electrodes used in the method, a sensor electrode for use in the method, a ...


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Jan Henning Simonsen, Jens Ulrik Poulsen, Kent Halfdan Rokkjaer, Lars Hofmann Christensen, Søren Aasmul, Steffen Iav: Medical system and a method of controlling the system for use by a patient for medical self treatment. Novo Nordisk, Marc A Began Esq, Richard W Bosk Esq, Reza Green Esq, April 1, 2003: US06540672 (414 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to an system for self treatment. The system consists of several portable modules where one of the modules is designated as a master module. The master module controls, supervises and monitors all the mutual information and data exchange between itself and the rest of the modul ...


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Henrik Egesborg Hansen, Henrik Ege, Thomas Munk Plum: Method and apparatus for in vivo determination of the concentration in a body fluid of metabolically significant substances. Novo Nordisk, Steve T Zelson Esq, Elias J Lambiris Esq, October 28, 1997: US05680858 (401 worldwide citation)

A method for in vivo determination of the concentration in a body fluid of metabolically significant substance comprises storing of a needle with a sensor in a liquid-filled ampoule, brief insertion of the needle into a patient, recording of the output signal from the sensor, withdrawal of the needl ...


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Lars P K Petersen, Niels Aage B Hansen: Large dose pen. Novo Nordisk, Steve T Zelson Esq, James Harrington Esq, May 6, 1997: US05626566 (313 worldwide citation)

A pen shaped syringe for repetitive injection of individually set doses of a medicine from a cylinder ampoule reservoir comprises a dose setting member which may be rotated to cause a rotative movement of a dosing member and a combined rotative and axial movement of an indicator member indicating th ...


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Skyggebjerg Ole, Stjernholm, Madsen Arne, Gerstenberg Michael: A method of calibrating a system for measuring the concentration of substances in body and an apparatus for exercising the method. Novo Nordisk, Skyggebjerg Ole, Stjernholm, Madsen Arne, Gerstenberg Michael, NOVO NORDISK, March 9, 2006: WO/2006/024671 (294 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to procedures for the calibration of systems for continuously measuring the concentration of substances in a body fluid. The system comprises first and second sensors adapted for subcutaneous insertion and an electronic calculator unit adapted for measuring signals from the tw ...


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Lars Peter Klitmose: Medication delivery device with replaceable cooperating modules and a method of making same. Novo Nordisk, Marc A Began Esq, Reza Green Esq, Richard W Book Esq, February 14, 2006: US06997911 (261 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to: A medication delivery device and a method of making such a device. The object of the present invention is to provide a handy medication delivery device that may be easily adjusted to the different needs of a given user in different situations and to the different needs of d ...


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Jan Wojcicki, Boguslaw Lilpop, Marek Ziembicki, Stanislaw Bielawski: Device for monitoring the operation of a delivery system and the method of use thereof. Institute of Biocybernetics and Biomedical Engineering P, Novo Nordisk, Steve T Zelson, Elias J Lambiris, March 2, 1993: US05190522 (255 worldwide citation)

A device for monitoring a delivery system comprising a volumetric micropump, a measuring element or sensor located in the infusion line, a matching system and an analyzing system. The devices are preferably for use in insulin administration when treating type-I diabetes and in analytical laboratorie ...


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Steffen Hansen: Membrane pump with stretchable pump membrane. Novo Nordisk, Marc A Began Esq, Reza Green Esq, Richard W Bosk Esq, September 27, 2005: US06948918 (254 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to membrane pumps for delivering liquids. More specifically, a pump is provided having a pump housing with a pump cavity formed between first and second wall portions thereof, and an pump membrane pump membrane having first and second membrane surfaces arranged within the pump ...