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Funke Tom, Joseph Abner D, Arnold Peter L, Meador James, Miller Thomas, Yoder Randy Edward, Casler Daniel Paul: Dispenser for flattened articles such as diagnostic test strips. Roche Diagnostics, F Hoffmann La Roche, Funke Tom, Joseph Abner D, Arnold Peter L, Meador James, Miller Thomas, Yoder Randy Edward, Casler Daniel Paul, BARTOL Michael C, January 26, 2006: WO/2006/009534 (5 worldwide citation)

A substantially moisture-proof, airtight dispenser (20) for both storing and dispensing several flattened articles such as diagnostic test strips (30). The inventive dispenser (20) includes a novel pivotable housing (22,24) that a user need merely grab and squeeze to eject a test strip (30). Indepen ...


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RIGGLES Randall K, DIEBOLD Eric R, JOSEPH Abner David, BEATY Terry A: Procédés de fabrication dune bande de test de biocapteur double usage, Methods for manufacturing a dual biosensor test strip. Roche Diagnostics Operations, RIGGLES Randall K, DIEBOLD Eric R, JOSEPH Abner David, BEATY Terry A, SHUSTER Elizabeth A, January 5, 2012: WO/2012/003306 (3 worldwide citation)

Some embodiments of the invention include a 2 -up manufacturing technique for producing test strips (100) to reduce costs, reduce waste, and increase output. Other techniques relating to the 2 -up technique, such as simultaneously manufacturing test strips (100) arranged in multiple columns, are als ...


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Riggles Randall K, Joseph Abner D, Funke Tom: Novel electrode design for biosensor. Roche Diagnostics, F Hoffmann La Roche, ROCHE DIAGNOSTICS, July 20, 2006: WO/2006/074927 (2 worldwide citation)

A test strip for measuring a signal of interest in a biological fluid when the test strip is mated to an appropriate test meter, wherein the test strip and the test meter include structures to verify the integrity of the test strip traces, to measure the parasitic resistance of the test strip traces ...


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Surridge Nigel, Joseph Abner, Chan Frank, Gerber Martin, Sauers Matt: Biosensor container. Roche Diagnostics, Hoffmann La Roche, February 24, 2010: EP2157428-A2 (2 worldwide citation)

The invention concerns a biosensor container comprising a housing defining an internal glucose test strip compartment. The housing has an engagement portion for retaining a detachable means for storing data, and the means for storing data has data stored thereon specific to a batch of glucose test s ...


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Joseph Abner David, Schlanser Jack Howard: Electrical connector for a test strip. Roche Diagnostic, F Hoffmann La Roche, Joseph Abner David, Schlanser Jack Howard, POREDDA Andreas, March 16, 2006: WO/2006/027222 (1 worldwide citation)

A connector for establishing electrical connection between a testing device and a test strip (40) with a biological fluid thereon includes a contact pad (42) on the test strip, and one or more contact wires (50) in the testing device. When the strip is inserted into the testing device, the end of th ...


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Joseph Abner David, Chan Frank A, Roe Steven N: Method for manufacturing a sterilized lancet integrated biosensor. Roche Diagnostics, Fhoffmann La Roche, Roche Diagnostics, January 28, 2010: WO/2010/009870 (1 worldwide citation)

An integrated disposable includes a test strip and a lancet packet coupled to the test strip. The lancet packet includes a sterility sheet enclosing at least a portion of a lancet to maintain the sterility of the lancet. The lancet packet and the sterility sheet, in particular, allow the lancet to b ...


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Joseph Abner, Stephen Armstrong, Steven Chase, David Rich, Matthew Young: Waste compactor system. MSW Power Corporation, Occhiuti & Rohlicek, May 24, 2016: US09346231

A waste compactor to compact waste for disposal in a waste container includes a compaction chamber for receiving waste to be compacted and a closure assembly configured to seal a first opening during a compaction mode. There is a ram assembly in the compaction chamber and an actuator to move the ram ...


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Joseph Abner, Stephen Armstrong, Steven Chase, David Rich, Matthew Young, Aaron Salter, Stuart Haber, William Dalpe: Waste compactor system for vehicles. MSW Power Corporation, Occhiuti & Rohlicek, July 26, 2016: US09399552

A vehicle for collecting and compacting waste for disposal including a compaction chamber, configured to receive and compact waste, having an opening for inserting waste to be compacted and a plurality of apertures in at least one internal surface of the compaction chamber. The compactor is configur ...


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Joseph Abner, Stephen Armstrong, Steven Chase, David Rich, Matthew Young, Harris Gold: Waste compactor system. MSW Power Corporation, Occhiuti & Rohlicek, November 3, 2015: US09174406

A waste compactor configured to compact waste into a plurality of compacted waste units for disposal in a waste container. There is a compaction chamber and a ram assembly disposed within the compaction chamber. There is an actuator interconnected to the ram assembly to apply a force to move the ram ...


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Matthew Young, Joseph Abner, Harris Gold: Gasification chamber with mass flow wedge members. MSW Power Corporation, Iandiorio Teska & Coleman, February 17, 2015: US08956427

A gasifier includes a gasification chamber including an annular chamber wall with a top opening for introducing fuel into the gasification chamber. A restricted bottom outlet section of the gasification chamber has inwardly angled wedge walls encouraging a mass flow rather than a funnel-flow of fuel ...