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N Christopher Perry, Jason A Demers, Brian Tracey: Thermal and coductivity sensing systems, devices and methods. DEKA Products Partnership, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, September 14, 2010: US07794141 (104 worldwide citation)

A sensing probe is described. The sensing probe includes a probe housing having a probe tip. A thermal sensor in the housing is also included. The thermal sensor has a sensing end and a connector end, where the sensing end is thermally coupled to the probe tip. Also included are at least two leads. ...


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Brian Tracey, Larry B Gray, Jason A Demers, James D Dale, N Christopher Perry, Michael J Wilt, Scott A Leonard: Fluid pumping systems, devices and methods. DEKA Products Partnership, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, October 23, 2012: US08292594 (82 worldwide citation)

Certain types of reciprocating positive-displacement pumps (which may be referred to hereinafter as “pods,” “pump pods,” or “pod pumps”) are used to pump fluids, such as a biological fluid (e.g., blood or peritoneal fluid), a therapeutic fluid (e.g., a medication solution), or a surfactant fluid. Th ...


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Dean Kamen, N Christopher Perry, Jason A Demers, Brian Tracey: Sensor apparatus systems, devices and methods. DEKA Products Partnership, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, February 5, 2013: US08366316 (45 worldwide citation)

A sensor apparatus and sensor apparatus system for use in conjunction with a cassette, including a disposable or replaceable cassette. In some embodiments, the cassette includes a thermal well for permitting the sensing of various properties of a subject media. The thermal well includes a hollow hou ...


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Dean Kamen, N Christopher Perry, Jason A Demers, Brian Tracey, Arun D Chawan, Kevin L Grant: Sensor apparatus systems, devices and methods. DEKA Products Partnership, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, July 23, 2013: US08491184 (44 worldwide citation)

A sensor apparatus and sensor apparatus system for use in conjunction with a cassette, including a disposable or replaceable cassette. In some embodiments, the cassette includes a thermal well for permitting the sensing of various properties of a subject media. The thermal well includes a hollow hou ...


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Dean Kamen, N Christopher Perry, Jason A Demers, Brian Tracey: Peritoneal dialysis sensor apparatus systems, devices and methods. DEKA Products Partnership, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, February 5, 2013: US08366655 (39 worldwide citation)

A sensor apparatus and sensor apparatus system for use in conjunction with a cassette-based peritoneal dialysis system is described, including a disposable cassette. In some embodiments, the cassette includes a thermal well for permitting the sensing of various properties of a dialysate. The thermal ...


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Jason A Demers, Larry B Gray, James D Dale, N Christopher Perry, David E Altobelli: Systems, devices and methods for cardiopulmonary treatment and procedures. DEKA Products Partnership, Marc J Gorayeb, January 31, 2012: US08105265 (37 worldwide citation)

A cardiopulmonary bypass system utilizing membrane-based reciprocating positive displacement blood pumps (“pod pumps”). In one aspect, the pod pumps are constructed to provide reduced shear forces on the blood being pumped. In another aspect blood flow through the pod pumps can be controlled by a co ...


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Brian D Tracey, Larry B Gray, Jason A Demers, James D Dale, N Christopher Perry, Michael J Wilt, Scott A Leonard: Fluid pumping systems, devices and methods. DEKA Products Partnership, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, October 28, 2014: US08870549 (21 worldwide citation)

Reciprocating positive-displacement membrane pumps (which may be referred to hereinafter as “pods,” “pump pods,” or “pod pumps”) used to pump fluids, such as a biological fluid (e.g., blood or peritoneal fluid), a therapeutic fluid (e.g., a medication solution), or a surfactant fluid are disclosed. ...


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Dean Kamen, Jason A Demers, David E Altobelli, Larry B Gray, N Christopher Perry, Brian Tracey, James D Dale, Dirk A van der Merwe, Kingston Owens: Heat exchange systems, devices and methods. DEKA Products Partnership, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, March 3, 2015: US08968232 (21 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the present invention relate generally to heat-exchanger systems that can be used to heat or cool a fluid such as blood. Pod pumps that provide low shear and low turbulence may be used in such systems, particularly for systems that pump blood. A certain heat-exchanger system used to h ...


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Dean Kamen, N Christopher Perry, Jason A Demers, Brian D Tracey, Arun D Chawan, Kevin L Grant: Sensor apparatus systems, devices and methods. DEKA Products Partnership, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, March 31, 2015: US08992075 (17 worldwide citation)

A sensor apparatus and sensor apparatus system for use in conjunction with a cassette, including a disposable or replaceable cassette. In some embodiments, the cassette includes a thermal well for permitting the sensing of various properties of a subject media. The thermal well includes a hollow hou ...


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Dean Kamen, N Christopher Perry, Jason A Demers, Brian D Tracey, Arun D Chawan, Kevin L Grant: Sensor apparatus systems, devices and methods. DEKA Products Partnership, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, January 3, 2017: US09535021 (5 worldwide citation)

A sensor apparatus and sensor apparatus system for use in conjunction with a cassette, including a disposable or replaceable cassette. In some embodiments, the cassette includes a thermal well for permitting the sensing of various properties of a subject media. The thermal well includes a hollow hou ...