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Re: [IP] Animas wireless meter

I think that the biggest difference is that Animas is claming that their
technology will be available in 2005.  See their website.

Therasense is hoping to be approved any day now.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Andrew Bender (spot)" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Sunday, November 02, 2003 5:03 PM
Subject: [IP] Animas wireless meter

> 1.  Mini med is the only company with radio frequency communication with
> glucometer...better than a direct connection ie with the Cosmos pump, in
> that the risk of the connection getting dirty and therefore less accurate
> reduced.  Also said that the combination of the pump and the glucometer in
> the Deltec pump made it alot thicker. Any experience?
> Animas also communicates with an internal glucose meter that transmits
data to
> your pump from an embedded glucose sensor. No Sticks, a minor procedure is
> needed to bury the glucose meter and electrode in the body. Animas's
> board circuitry left a lot of unused real estate to put this stuff on.
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