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Victor I Chornenky, Vance Swanson, Russell G Hodge, Peter G Davis: Apparatus and method for treatment of malignant tumors. Medtronic AVE, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox P L L C, March 15, 2005: US06866624 (58 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a device for simultaneously treating a tumor or cancerous growth with both hyperthermia and X-ray radiation using brachytherapy. The device includes a needle-like introducer serving as a microwave antenna. Microwaves are emitted from the introducer to increase the te ...


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Mike Krivoruchko, William Berthiaume, Don Tran, Kris Kristofferson, Erik Griswold, Vance Swanson, Somboune Singkeo, Fertac Bilge, Sean Miller: Stent delivery system. Medtronic Vascular, September 7, 2004: US06786918 (52 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a device for delivering a self-expanding stent. The device has an inner and an outer shaft moveable with respect to the inner shaft. The self expanding stent is received on the inner shaft adjacent its distal end. A tapered tip is located on the inner shaft distal end and it ...


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Vance Swanson, Zirao Zheng, Victor I Chornenky, Eunsung Park, Matthew Rust: Miniature x-ray emitter having independent current and voltage control. Medtronic Vascular, July 5, 2005: US06914960 (14 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for emitting x-rays comprises a housing which contains an anode having an electron receiving surface and a cathode having an electron emitting surface. A cable couples the anode to a source of high voltage. An optical fiber secured to the cable has a proximal end coupled to a source of ...


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Mark Brister, Peter C Simpson, Apurv Ullas Kamath, Jacob S Leach, Vance Swanson, Sean Saint, John Nolting: Analyte sensor. Dexcom, April 23, 2013: US08425416 (3 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods of use for continuous analyte measurement of a host's vascular system are provided. In some embodiments, a continuous glucose measurement system includes a vascular access device, a sensor and sensor electronics, the system being configured for insertion into communication with a ...


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Mike Krivoruchko, William Berthiaume, Don Tran, Kris Kristoffersen, Erik Griswold, Vance Swanson, Somboune Singkeo, Fertac Bilge, Sean Miller: Stent delivery system. Medtronic Vascular, April 15, 2008: US07356903 (3 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a device for delivering a self-expanding stent. The device has an inner shaft and an outer shaft moveable with respect to the inner shaft. The self expanding stent is received on the inner shaft adjacent its distal end. A tapered tip is located on the inner shaft distal end ...


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Mark Brister, Peter C Simpson, Vance Swanson, Apurv Ullas Kamath, Sean Saint, James R Petisce, Kum Ming Woo: Transcutaneous analyte sensor. DexCom, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, June 2, 2015: US09044199 (1 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates generally to systems and methods for measuring an analyte in a host. More particularly, the present invention relates to systems and methods for transcutaneous measurement of glucose in a host.


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Mark Brister, Steve Masterson, Sean Saint, Peter Simpson, Matthew D Wightlin, James R Petisce, Jack Pryor, Vance Swanson, John Nolting: Analyte sensor. DexCom, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, December 24, 2013: US08615282 (1 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates generally to systems and methods for measuring an analyte in a host. More particularly, the present invention relates to systems and methods for transcutaneous measurement of glucose in a host.


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Thomas Metzmaker, Sean Saint, Michael Michaud, Mike Rosinko, Vance Swanson: Methods and devices for multiple fluid transfer. Tandem Diabetes Care, Patterson Thuente Pedersen P A, November 10, 2015: US09180242 (1 worldwide citation)

Devices and methods are disclosed for transferring multiple fluids from multiple supply reservoirs to multiple corresponding receptacle reservoirs. The devices and methods may be configured to prevent or reduce the incidence of a user transferring a fluid to an incorrect receptacle reservoir.


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Mark Brister, Jack Pryor, John Nolting, Jacob S Leach, Luis Pestana, Nelson Quintana, Vance Swanson, Paul V Goode Jr, James Patrick Thrower: Transcutaneous analyte sensor. DexCom, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, September 27, 2016: US09451910

The present invention relates generally to systems and methods for measuring an analyte in a host. More particularly, the present invention relates to systems and methods for transcutaneous measurement of glucose in a host.


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Thomas Metzmaker, Sean Saint, Michael Michaud, Michael J Rosinko, Vance Swanson: Pump device with multiple medicament reservoirs. Tandem Diabetes Care, Patterson Thuente Pedersen P A, September 5, 2017: US09750871

Devices and methods are disclosed for delivering multiple medicaments from multiple reservoirs to a patient. The devices and methods may be configured to prevent or reduce the incidence of a user transferring a fluid to or from an incorrect reservoir.