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Klaus H Pollmann, Martin T Gerber: Enzyme electrode system. Boehringer Mannheim Corporation, D Michael Young, Max J Kenemore, Marilyn L Amick, February 22, 1994: US05288636 (555 worldwide citation)

A biosensor that includes working and counter electrodes of substantially the same size and made of the same electrically conducting material. A reagent is contained in a reagent well in the biosensor. The reagent includes a redox mediator, an enzyme, and a buffer, and covers substantially equal sur ...


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P Douglas Walling, Joseph E Bateson, Lance S Kuhn, M Luann Ochs, Kent M Kost, Martin T Gerber, Klaus H Pollmann, Chi Neng A Han: Assay method with enzyme electrode system. Boehringer Mannheim Corporation, D Michael Young, Max J Kenemore, Marilyn L Amick, April 16, 1996: US05508171 (502 worldwide citation)

A new electrochemical biosensor and method of its use. The electrochemical biosensor has a pair of electrodes consisting of a working electrode and a counter electrode made of the same electrically conducting materials. The counter electrode may be the same size or smaller than the working electrode ...


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John M Swoyer, Martin T Gerber: Percutaneous medical probe and flexible guide wire. Medtronic, Thomas G Berry, Eric R Waldkoetter, Thomas F Woods, January 28, 2003: US06512958 (197 worldwide citation)

A medical instrument for obtaining access to a site within the body directly inserted through the skin or through an incision in the skin to enable introduction of further medical instruments to the percutaneously accessed site or from the percutaneously accessed site to a more remote site in the bo ...


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John Matthew Swoyer, Keith Carlton, Martin T Gerber, George J Mamo, Michele Spinelli, Steven David Hartle: Implantable medical electrical stimulation lead fixation method and apparatus. Medtronic, Steve Bauer, Keith Campbell, Anna Nelson, February 14, 2006: US06999819 (144 worldwide citation)

An implantable medical electrical lead particularly for stimulation of the sacral nerves comprises a lead body extending between a distal end and a proximal end, and the distal end having at least one electrode of an electrode array extending longitudinally from the distal end toward the proximal en ...


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John M Swoyer, Warren Starkebaum, Martin T Gerber, Tim Herbert: Implantable bifurcated gastrointestinal lead with active fixation. Medtronic, Thomas F Woods, April 5, 2005: US06876885 (133 worldwide citation)

Bifurcated, active fixation, gastrointestinal leads adapted to be implanted within the body at a site of the GI tract to conduct electrical stimulation and electrical signals of the GI tract between the gastrointestinal stimulator and the site are disclosed. The GI tract lead has a lead body compris ...


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Martin T Gerber, John C Rondoni: Medtronic, William D Bauer, August 19, 2008: US07415308 (95 worldwide citation)

In general, the disclosure is directed to an implantable neurostimulator and system capable of providing adaptive neurostimulation therapy to alleviate incontinence. The neurostimulator operates according to a set of stimulation parameters stored in memory. During operation, information is obtained ...


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Michele Spinelli, Sylvia Malaguti, Martin T Gerber, Gianluca Giardiello: Method, system and device for treating disorders of the pelvic floor by means of electrical stimulation of the pudendal and associated nerves, and the optional delivery of drugs in association therewith. Medtronic, Shumaker & Sieffect P A, February 5, 2008: US07328068 (94 worldwide citation)

Described are implantable devices and methods for treating various disorders of the pelvic floor by means of electrical stimulation of the pudendal or other nerves, and optional means for delivering drugs in association therewith. A method of precisely positioning and implanting a medical electrical ...


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John M Swoyer, Warren Starkebaum, Martin T Gerber, Tim Herbert: Implantable gastrointestinal lead with active fixation. Medtronic, Thomas F Woods, October 4, 2005: US06952613 (93 worldwide citation)

Active fixation, gastrointestinal leads adapted to be implanted within the body at a site of the GI tract to conduct electrical stimulation from an implantable or external gastrointestinal stimulator to the site and to conduct electrical signals of the GI tract from the site to the implantable or ex ...


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Martin T Gerber, John C Rondoni: Medtronic, Campbell Nelson Whipps, August 25, 2009: US07580752 (92 worldwide citation)

In general, the disclosure is directed to an implantable neurostimulator and system capable of providing adaptive neurostimulation therapy to alleviate fecal or urinary incontinence. The neurostimulator operates according to a set of stimulation parameters stored in memory. During operation, informa ...


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Martin T Gerber, John C Rondoni: Therapy adjustment. Medtronic, Shumaker Sieffert, August 3, 2010: US07769464 (85 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for adjusting a therapy delivered to a patient include detecting a value of at least one sensed patient parameter and adjusting a therapy program to accommodate different patient parameter values. A data structure including a plurality of patient parameter values and associated t ...