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2012-08-02 10:27:23

NEW YORK, Aug. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Philosys announced today that it has applied for approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Gmate® blood glucose monitoring system in Q4 2011, and expects approval in third quarter 2012. The new Gmate® SMART is the smallest and most innovative meter in the world. It's Smartphone technology is patent pending, and is the world's only blood glucose meter to work with the headphone connector of the iPhone, iPad, and...

2012-08-01 02:27:59

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Echo Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: ECTE), a company developing its needle-free Symphony® tCGM System as a non-invasive, wireless, transdermal continuous glucose monitoring system and its Prelude® SkinPrep System for transdermal drug delivery, today announced positive results from its clinical trial of the Symphony tCGM System in major general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery patients. This study is the second of two studies in critically...

2012-07-25 06:25:08

INDIANAPOLIS, July 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Roche Diabetes Care, makers of ACCU-CHEK(®) products and services, is pleased to announce the availability of the new, user-friendly ACCU-CHEK Nano SmartView System. The ACCU-CHEK Nano meter, part of the ACCU-CHEK Nano SmartView System, offers enhanced features including: ease-of-use, fast and accurate readings and small, portable size. Moreover, the meter offers patients the flexibility to test at any time - day or night - with a brilliant...

2012-07-18 10:26:45

INDIANAPOLIS, July 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) announced today that it has received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the Accu-Chek Combo system for insulin pump therapy. The Accu-Chek Combo system seamlessly combines a blood glucose meter with an insulin pump, which are able to exchange data in both directions via Bluetooth wireless technology. The meter not only enables the user to quickly test blood glucose levels: It allows for...

2012-06-12 02:26:18

PHILADELPHIA, June 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Echo Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: ECTE), a company developing its needle-free Symphony® tCGM System as a non-invasive, wireless, transdermal continuous glucose monitoring system and its Prelude® SkinPrep System for transdermal drug delivery, presented an expanded analysis of data collected from subjects with either type 1 or type 2 diabetes during its recent clinical trial of its Symphony tCGM System. The data were presented during an oral...

2012-06-11 02:26:12

TARRYTOWN, N.Y., June 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A new blood glucose monitoring (BGM) system from Bayer, the CONTOUR® Next EZ meter and CONTOUR® Next test strips, proved easy to use and highly accurate in the hands of intended users -- patients and their healthcare professionals (HCPs) - according to a clinical study presented at the American Diabetes Association 72nd Scientific Sessions in Philadelphia, PA. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120418/NY90105LOGO ) Dr. Timothy...

2012-05-30 02:24:08

PALO ALTO, Calif. and INDIANAPOLIS, May 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Glooko, Inc., makers of an innovative diabetes logbook solution, and Roche Diabetes Care, makers of ACCU-CHEK blood glucose monitoring systems, insulin pumps and information management solutions, today announced their co-promotion of the Glooko Logbook solution in the U.S. With the introduction of the Glooko IR Adapter, ACCU-CHEK customers who prefer to manage their diabetes on their iPhone or iPod touch can now use the Glooko...

2012-05-16 23:43:00

With epidemics of Type 2 diabetes looming in rural India, China and other areas of the world where poverty limits the availability of health care, scientists are reporting development of an inexpensive and easy-to-use urine test ideally suited for such areas. The report describing the paper-based device, which also could be adapted for the diagnosis and monitoring of other conditions and the environment, appears in ACS' journal Analytical Chemistry. Jan Lankelma and colleagues point out...

2012-05-15 02:29:22

SALEM, N.H., May 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- AgaMatrix announced today the commercial availability of the iBGStar® Blood Glucose Monitoring System in the U.S., which consists of the iBGStar® blood glucose meter and iBGStar® Diabetes Manager App. iBGStar® is the first Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared blood glucose meter that directly connects to the iPhone® and iPod touch®. iBGStar® was designed and developed by AgaMatrix and is being commercialized...

2012-05-09 02:26:50

Device is the First Blood Glucose System in North America to Offer Mealtime Insulin Calculator TORONTO, May 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Abbott today announced that its new FreeStyle InsuLinx Blood Glucose Monitoring System(1) is now available in diabetes centres and select pharmacies across Canada. It is the first blood glucose monitoring device in North America that offers a mealtime insulin calculator for calculating suggested insulin doses. The FreeStyle InsuLinx System is designed...