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Alden Don, Barrow Willams Timothy Donald, Dean Charlie Michael, Hughes Martin Lawerence, Humphries Mark Robson, Jennings Douglas Ivan, Neudeck Thomas, Stephenson John Antony: Method and apparatus for loading penetrating members. Pelikan Technologies, Alden Don, Barrow Willams Timothy Donald, Dean Charlie Michael, Hughes Martin Lawerence, Humphries Mark Robson, Jennings Douglas Ivan, Neudeck Thomas, Stephenson John Antony, TUNG Hao Y, July 22, 2004: WO/2004/060174 (145 worldwide citation)

A body fluid sampling system (100) is provided. In one embodiment, the system may comprise a penetrating member driver (110); a plurality of penetrating members sufficient for penetrating tissue; a tape coupling together at least two of the penetrating members; and a penetrating member release devic ...


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Briggs Barry Dean, Marsot Travis, Hegener Jason, Freeman Dominique M, Boecker Dirk, Alden Don, Schumann Matt, Beadman Mike: Blood harvesting device with electronic control. Pelikan Technologies, Briggs Barry Dean, Marsot Travis, Hegener Jason, Freeman Dominique M, Boecker Dirk, Alden Don, Schumann Matt, Beadman Mike, TUNG Hao Y, December 16, 2004: WO/2004/107964 (141 worldwide citation)

A method of controlling a penetrating member is provided. The method comprises providing a lancing device comprising a penetrating member driver having a position sensor and a processor that can determine the relative position and velocity of the penetrating member based on measuring relative positi ...


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Barry Dean Briggs, Dominique M Freeman, Don Alden, Jon Hewitt Leonard, Dirk Boecker: Methods and apparatus for lancet actuation. Pelikan Technologies, Paul Davis, Heller Ehrman, February 13, 2007: US07175642 (140 worldwide citation)

A lancet driver is provided wherein the driver exerts a driving force on a lancet during a lancing cycle and is used on a tissue site. The driver comprises of a drive force generator for advancing the lancet along a path into the tissue site, and a sensor configured to detect lancet position along s ...


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Barry Dean Briggs, Dominique M Freeman: Method and apparatus for a body fluid sampling device using illumination. Pelikan Technologies, Paul Davis, Heller Ehrman, November 28, 2006: US07141058 (136 worldwide citation)

A body fluid sampling device for extracting bodily fluid from an anatomical feature is provided. The device comprises a penetrating member driver for driving a penetrating member to create a wound to extract bodily fluid; a light source positioned to indicate a point of sampling where the wound will ...


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Briggs Barry Dean, Shulte Tom, Alden Don, Ross James, Mauze Ganapati, Freeman Dominique M: Method and apparatus for body fluid sampling and analyte sensing. Pelikan Technologies, Briggs Barry Dean, Shulte Tom, Alden Don, Ross James, Mauze Ganapati, Freeman Dominique M, TUNG Hao Y, January 27, 2005: WO/2005/006939 (135 worldwide citation)

The method comprises providing a lancing device comprising a penetrating member (68) driver having a position sensor (74) and a processor (60) that can determine the relative position and velocity of the penetrating member (18,72) based on measuring relative position of the penetrating member with r ...


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Boecker Dirk, Freeman Dominique M: Method and apparatus for body fluid sampling. Pelikan Technologies, Boecker Dirk, Freeman Dominique M, TUNG Hao Y, May 21, 2004: WO/2004/041082 (133 worldwide citation)

A device (10) is provided for use with a body fluid sampling device. The device comprises a cartridge (12) having a plurality of cavities. The device include a plurality of penetrating members (18) that partially contained in the cavities of the cartridge. The device may also include a plurality of ...


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Dirk Boecker, Michael Wittig, Don Alden, Michael Cane, Matt Schumann, Michael Beadman: Method and apparatus for a multi-use body fluid sampling device with sterility barrier release. Pelikan Technologies, Paul Davis, Heller Ehrman, June 5, 2007: US07226461 (132 worldwide citation)

A device for use with a gripper is provided. A cartridge is provided that defines a plurality of cavities. A plurality of penetrating members are at least partially contained in the cavities of the cartridge. The penetrating members are slidably movable to extend outward from the cartridge to penetr ...


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Boecker Dirk, Freeman Dominique M, Alden Don: Method and apparatus for fluid injection. Pelikan Technologies, Boecker Dirk, Freeman Dominique M, Alden Don, TUNG Hao Y, December 16, 2004: WO/2004/107975 (131 worldwide citation)

A device is provided for fluid delivery. The device comprises a cartridge (1100) having a plurality of cavities and a plurality of penetrating members (1002). The plurality of penetrating members (1002) are each at least partially contained in cavities of the cartridge (1100) wherein the penetrating ...


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Dominique M Freeman, Dirk Boecker, Don Alden: Method and apparatus for penetrating tissue. Pelikan Technologies, Paul Davis, Heller Ehrman, July 21, 2009: US07563232 (130 worldwide citation)

These and other objects of the present invention are achieved in a body fluid sampling system for use on a tissue site that includes an electrically powered drive force generator. A penetrating member is operatively coupled to the force generator. The force generator moves the member along a path ou ...


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Freeman Dominique M, Boecker Dirk: Method and apparatus for measuring analytes. Pelikan Technologies, Freeman Dominique M, Boecker Dirk, TUNG Hao Y, July 1, 2004: WO/2004/054455 (126 worldwide citation)

A device comprises a cartridge (12) and a plurality of analyte detecting members (18) mounted on said cartridge. The cartridge may have a radial disc shape. The analyte detecting members may be a three-electrode system wherein only a working electrode is covered with a glucose oxidase. In one embodi ...