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Dirk Boecker, Dominique M Freeman: Method and apparatus for a multi-use body fluid sampling device with analyte sensing. Pelikan Technologies, Paul Davis, Heller Ehrman, April 3, 2007: US07198606 (436 worldwide citation)

A device for use with a penetrating member driver to penetrate tissue is provided. A plurality of penetrating members are coupled to a single cartridge and are operatively couplable to the penetrating member driver. The penetrating members are movable to extend radially outward from the cartridge to ...


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Dominique M Freeman, Dirk Boecker, Don Alden, Han Joachim Hartmann, Lutz Weber: Sampling module device and method. Pelikan Technologies, Paul Davis, Heller Ehrman, May 9, 2006: US07041068 (404 worldwide citation)

A tissue penetration device and method of using same that may include a lancet module or sampling module. The sampling module may optionally be in a cartridge configuration and include sampling and analyzing functions, which may be integrated.


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Matthias Essenpreis, Alexander Knuettel, Dirk Boecker: Method and apparatus for determining glucose concentration in a biological sample. Boehringer Mannheim, Nikaido Marmelstein Murray & Oram, January 20, 1998: US05710630 (338 worldwide citation)

A method for the analytical determination of the glucose concentration in a biological sample. In a detection step, light is irradiated into the sample and the light emerging therefrom after interaction with the sample emerges therefrom is detected in order to measure a physical light property affec ...


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Hans Peter Haar, Gerhard Werner, Dirk Boecker, Armin Lambrecht, Joachim Kastner: Analytical device for in vivo analysis in the body of a patient. Roche Diagnostics, Jill L Woodburn, June 24, 2003: US06584335 (264 worldwide citation)

Analysis device for determining an analyte in vivo in the body of a patient, having a measuring probe with a hollow needle (


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Dominique M Freeman, Dirk Boecker, Don Alden, Barry Dean Briggs, Jon Hewitt Leonard, Ray Freeman, George Gogue: Tissue penetration device. Pelikan Technologies, April 11, 2006: US07025774 (213 worldwide citation)

A tissue penetration device and method of using same. The tissue penetration device may optionally include sampling and analyzing functions, which may be integrated. An embodiment provides control of a lancet used for sampling blood. Electric field coils or solenoids may drive the lancet using elect ...


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Matthias Kohl, Mark Cope, Matthias Essenpreis, Dirk Boecker: Method and apparatus for determining analytical data concerning the inside of a scattering matrix. Boehringer Mannheim, Nikaido Marmelstein Murray & Oram, October 20, 1998: US05825488 (191 worldwide citation)

A method and an apparatus for determining analytical data concerning the inside of a scattering matrix, in particular of a biological sample. In a detection step detection measurements are carried out in which light is irradiated into the matrix as primary light at an irradiation site (12) through a ...


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Dominique M Freeman, Dirk Boecker, Don Alden: Method and apparatus for penetrating tissue. Pelikan Technologies, Paul Davis, Goodwin Procter, May 20, 2008: US07374544 (187 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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Dirk Boecker, Don Alden, Dominique M Freeman: Method and apparatus for penetrating tissue. Pelikan Technologies, Paul Davis, Heller Ehrman, June 12, 2007: US07229458 (184 worldwide citation)

A tissue penetrating system includes a plurality of cartridges each with a distal port and a proximal port. A plurality of penetrating members are provided, each coupled to a cartridge and having a sharpened distal tip and a shaft portion slidably disposed within the cartridge. A seal is formed by a ...


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Jan Henning Simonsen, Dirk Boecker: Apparatus for analytical determination of glucose in a biological matrix. Boehringer Mannheim, Nikaido Marmelstein Murray & Oram, October 14, 1997: US05676143 (183 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for determination of a glucose concentration in a biological matrix includes an irradiation device for irradiating light as primary light into a biological matrix, and a detection device for measuring intensity of light emerging as secondary light through the boundary surface of the bio ...


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Dirk Boecker, Rick Pittaro, Michael Greenstein, Michael C Higgins, Dominique M Freeman: Universal diagnostic platform. Agilent Technologies, November 22, 2005: US06966880 (182 worldwide citation)

A portable medical analyzer comprising a sampling module with a sample port for receiving body fluid, an assay sensor module for analysis of the body fluid, an analytical detector module with detection of information from the assay, and a communications module for transferring the information to a r ...