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Ronald T Kurnik, Janet Tamada, Michael Tierney, Russell Owen Potts: Methods for monitoring a physiological analyte. Cygnus, Barbara McClung, Robins & Pasternak, October 30, 2001: US06309351 (465 worldwide citation)

A method for continual monitoring of a physiologic analyte in a subject includes steps of contacting the subject with a collection reservoir such that the analyte can move from the subject into the collection reservoir, the contents of the collection reservoir being in operative communication with a ...


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Ronald T Kurnik, Janet Tamada, Michael Tierney, Russell Owen Potts: Methods for monitoring a physiological analyte. Cygnus, Barbara G McClung, Robins & Associates, October 9, 2001: US06299578 (461 worldwide citation)

A method for continual monitoring of a physiologic analyte in a subject includes steps of contacting the subject with a collection reservoir such that the analyte can move from the subject into the collection reservoir, the contents of the collection reservoir being in operative communication with a ...


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Ronald T Kurnik, Janet Tamada, Michael Tierney: Chemical signal-impermeable mask. Cygnus, Karl Bozicevic & Reed Bozicevic, April 7, 1998: US05735273 (304 worldwide citation)

A chemical signal-impermeable mask is positioned in the electrolyte flow such that the mask is between a source of chemical signal and a working electrode which senses the chemical signal transported from the source (e.g., by diffusion). The configuration of the mask is such that the mask prevents s ...


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Ronald T Kurnik, Janet Tamada, Michael Tierney: Method for glucose sensing. Cygnus, Gary R Fabian, Angela P Horne, Barbara G McClung, November 23, 1999: US05989409 (287 worldwide citation)

A method for measuring the concentration of glucose diffused from a source to a working electrode which assembly includes a scavenging electrode is disclosed. The electrode of the invention is comprised of 1) a working electrode; 2) a scavenging electrode; 3) an electroosmotic electrode; and 4) a el ...


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Ronald T Kurnik, Janet Tamada, Michael Tierney: Method of measuring chemical concentration iontophoretically using impermeable mask. Cygnus, Barbara G McClung, Angela Bozicevic & Reed Horne, October 27, 1998: US05827183 (216 worldwide citation)

A method for measuring the concentration of a chemical present in a blood stream of a mammalian subject is disclosed. The method involves contacting the subject's skin with a sensor assembly comprised of an ionically conducting material which contacts the skin, a working electrode which is in contac ...


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Frederic H Moll, David J Rosa, Andris D Ramans, Steven J Blumenkranz, Gary S Guthart, Gunter D Niemeyer, William C Nowlin, J Kenneth Salisbury, Michael Tierney: Cooperative minimally invasive telesurgical system. Intuitive Surgical, Lynn M Thompson, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, December 9, 2003: US06659939 (213 worldwide citation)

Improved robotic surgical systems, devices, and methods include selectably associatable master/slave pairs, often having more manipulator arms than will be moved simultaneously by the two hands of a surgeon. Four manipulator arms can support an image capture device, a left hand tissue manipulation t ...


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Ronald T Kurnik, Janet Tamada, Michael Tierney: Chemical signal-impermeable mask. Cygnus, Barbara G Robins & Associates McClung, October 31, 2000: US06141573 (166 worldwide citation)

A chemical signal-impermeable mask is positioned in the electrolyte flow such that the mask is between a source of chemical signal and a working electrode which senses the chemical signal transported from the source (e.g., by diffusion). The configuration of the mask is such that the mask prevents s ...


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Ronald T Kurnik, Janet Tamada, Michael Tierney: Chemical signal-impermeable mask. Cygnus, Barbara G McClung, Robins & Associates, March 13, 2001: US06201979 (147 worldwide citation)

A chemical signal-impermeable mask is positioned in the electrolyte flow such that the mask is between a source of chemical signal and a working electrode which senses the chemical signal transported from the source (e.g., by diffusion). The configuration of the mask is such that the mask prevents s ...


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Ronald T Kurnik, Janet Tamada, Michael Tierney: Electrode with improved signal to noise ratio. Cygnus, Barbara G McClung, Robins & Pasternak, September 4, 2001: US06284126 (135 worldwide citation)

An electrode assembly for sensing an electrochemical signal diffused from a source to a working electrode which is comprised of a plurality of substantially separated working electrode surfaces is disclosed. The electrode of the invention is comprised of 1) a working electrode made up of a plurality ...


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Ronald T Kurnik, Janet Tamada, Michael Tierney: Chemical signal-impermeable mask. Cygnus, Barbara McClung, Gary R Fabian, Robins & Pasternak, March 4, 2003: US06529755 (129 worldwide citation)

A chemical signal-impermeable mask is positioned in the electrolyte flow such that the mask is between a source of chemical signal and a working electrode which senses the chemical signal transported from the source (e.g., by diffusion). The configuration of the mask is such that the mask prevents s ...