Patents by Inventor Hardy KIETZMANN

Hardy KIETZMANN has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20200054820
    Abstract: A packaging assembly comprises a case configured to hold at least one injection device for delivering a medicament; and a mounting attachment configured to be attached to the case. The case comprises one or more magnets for attaching the mounting attachment to the case, and an external face of the case is formed having a recess configured to receive at least part of the mounting attachment.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 28, 2016
    Publication date: February 20, 2020
    Inventors: Hardy Kietzmann, Fred Luck, Stefan Riebel
  • Patent number: 10449299
    Abstract: Injection device for dispensing a medicament, comprising: a cartridge module, a dispensing mechanism which is actuated to dispense the injectable preparation, a dose-setting mechanism for setting the dose at which the injectable preparation is dispensed when the dispensing mechanism is actuated, the dose-setting mechanism comprising: a housing part (11) in which at least part of the dispensing mechanism is received, a display sleeve (13) rotatable therein, and an insertion sleeve (15) that can be inserted into the housing part (11), wherein the insertion sleeve (15) has, on its outer face, a raised surface section (20) that is transparent at least in some areas, and the housing part (11) has a recess (25) which is open at its distal edge (24) and which receives the insertion sleeve (15) in a rotationally fixed manner from the direction of the open end of the recess (25), and insertion sleeve for an injection device, dose-setting mechanism for an injection device for dispensing a medicament, and method for
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 9, 2009
    Date of Patent: October 22, 2019
    Assignee: Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GMBH
    Inventor: Hardy Kietzmann
  • Publication number: 20190120886
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a sensor arrangement to monitor at least one ambient parameter, the sensor arrangement may comprise a first layer having a first electrical conductivity, and a second layer having a second electrical conductivity different than the first electrical conductivity, wherein a portion of the second layer is in direct contact with the first layer, and wherein the first layer and the second layer, in an initial configuration, comprise different concentrations of a diffusible component such that the electrical conductivity of the second layer is dependent on the concentration of the diffusible component within the second layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 20, 2018
    Publication date: April 25, 2019
    Inventors: Hardy Kietzmann, Jasmin Groeschke, Hanno Juhnke, Jan-Peter Spengler
  • Patent number: 10215786
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a sensor arrangement to monitor at least one ambient parameter, the sensor arrangement comprising: a first layer exhibiting a first electrical conductivity, and at least a second layer exhibiting a second electrical conductivity different than the first electrical conductivity and being at least partially in direct contact with the first layer, wherein the first and the second layer in an initial configuration comprise different concentrations of a diffusible component, having an impact on the conductivity of the first and/or the second layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 20, 2012
    Date of Patent: February 26, 2019
    Assignee: Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH
    Inventors: Hardy Kietzmann, Jasmin Groeschke, Hanno Juhnke, Jan-Peter Spengler
  • Publication number: 20180318508
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a drive mechanism for a drug delivery device, comprising: a piston rod to operably engage with a piston of a cartridge to displace the piston in a distal direction during a dose dispensing action, at least one actuation member mechanically coupled with the piston rod to induce a distally directed displacement of the piston rod when actuated by a user, a control to ascertain at least one predefined condition of use, and at least one interlock member coupled with the control to mechanically obstruct displacement of the piston rod if the condition of use is not fulfilled.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 10, 2018
    Publication date: November 8, 2018
    Inventors: Hardy Kietzmann, Jasmin Groeschke, Hanno Juhnke, Jan-Peter Spengler, Matthias Scharf, Christoph Dette, Michael Schrack, Olaf Zeckai
  • Patent number: 10105490
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a drug delivery device for dispensing a dose of a medicament, comprising: a first housing component, and a second housing component welded with the first housing component by at least one induction heatable component.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 28, 2012
    Date of Patent: October 23, 2018
    Assignee: Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH
    Inventors: Jasmin Groeschke, Hanno Juhnke, Jan-Peter Spengler, Hardy Kietzmann, Matthias Scharf, Michael Scharack
  • Publication number: 20180256811
    Abstract: A packaging assembly comprises a case configured to contain a plurality of injection devices for delivering a medicament; a lid coupled to the case and movable between an open position and a closed position; a countdown timer configured to monitor a time remaining to a scheduled time; a sensor configured to output a signal representative of a change in position of the lid from the closed position to the open position; a reminder alert configured to activate once the scheduled time has been reached, and deactivate based on the signal received from the sensor; and a reset input device; wherein the packaging assembly is configured to respond to operation of the reset input device by a user to set the scheduled time.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 28, 2016
    Publication date: September 13, 2018
    Inventors: Hardy Kietzmann, Fred Luck, Stefan Riebel
  • Publication number: 20180256812
    Abstract: A packaging assembly comprises a case configured to at least partially contain a plurality of injection devices for delivering a medicament; a light sensor configured to detect light incident on the packaging assembly; and a status indicator configured to generate an output which indicates a status of the packaging assembly conditional on an intensity of light detected by the light sensor exceeding a threshold light intensity.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 28, 2016
    Publication date: September 13, 2018
    Inventors: Hardy Kietzmann, Fred Luck, Stefan Riebel
  • Patent number: 10058655
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a drive mechanism for a drug delivery device, comprising: a piston rod to operably engage with a piston of a cartridge to displace the piston in a distal direction during a dose dispensing action, at least one actuation member mechanically coupled with the piston rod to induce a distally directed displacement of the piston rod when actuated by a user, a control to ascertain at least one predefined condition of use, and at least one interlock member coupled with the control to mechanically obstruct displacement of the piston rod if the condition of use is not fulfilled.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 2012
    Date of Patent: August 28, 2018
    Assignee: Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH
    Inventors: Hardy Kietzmann, Jasmin Groeschke, Hanno Juhnke, Jan-Peter Spengler, Matthias Scharf, Christoph Dette, Michael Schrack, Olaf Zeckai
  • Patent number: 9999730
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an assembly line to assemble a medical device and comprising at least one communication member adapted to communicate with a corresponding communication member of an initial component of the device, wherein the assembly line comprises at least one assembly stage adapted to conduct at least one step of assembly being at least influenced by device-related data obtained from the component.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 29, 2012
    Date of Patent: June 19, 2018
    Assignee: Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH
    Inventors: Hardy Kietzmann, Jasmin Groeschke, Jan-Peter Spengler, Matthias Scharf, Christoph Dette, Hanno Juhnke, Michael Schrack, Olaf Zeckai
  • Publication number: 20150108964
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a sensor arrangement to monitor at least one ambient parameter, the sensor arrangement comprising: a first layer exhibiting a first electrical conductivity, and at least a second layer exhibiting a second electrical conductivity different than the first electrical conductivity and being at least partially in direct contact with the first layer, wherein the first and the second layer in an initial configuration comprise different concentrations of a diffusible component, having an impact on the conductivity of the first and/or the second layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 20, 2012
    Publication date: April 23, 2015
    Applicant: SANOFI-AVENTIS DEUTSCHLAND GMBH
    Inventors: Hardy Kietzmann, Jasmin Groeschke, Hanno Juhnke, Jan-Peter Spengler
  • Publication number: 20150112277
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a drug delivery device for dispensing a dose of a medicament, comprising: a first housing component, and a second housing component welded with the first housing component by means of at least one induction heatable component.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 28, 2012
    Publication date: April 23, 2015
    Applicant: SANOFI-AVENTIS DEUTSCHLAND GMBH
    Inventors: Jasmin Groeschke, Hanno Juhnke, Jan-Peter Spengler, Hardy Kietzmann, Matthias Scharf, Michael Scharack
  • Publication number: 20140330243
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a drive mechanism for a drug delivery device, comprising: a piston rod to operably engage with a piston of a cartridge to displace the piston in a distal direction during a dose dispensing action, at least one actuation member mechanically coupled with the piston rod to induce a distally directed displacement of the piston rod when actuated by a user, a control to ascertain at least one predefined condition of use, and at least one interlock member coupled with the control to mechanically obstruct displacement of the piston rod if the condition of use is not fulfilled.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 19, 2012
    Publication date: November 6, 2014
    Applicant: Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH
    Inventors: Hardy Kietzmann, Jasmin Groeschke, Hanno Juhnke, Jan-Peter Spengler, Matthias Scharf, Christoph Dette, Michael Schrack, Olaf Zeckai
  • Publication number: 20140297018
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an assembly line to assemble a medical device and comprising at least one communication member adapted to communicate with a corresponding communication member of an initial component of the device, wherein the assembly line comprises at least one assembly stage adapted to conduct at least one step of assembly being at least influenced by device-related data obtained from the component.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 29, 2012
    Publication date: October 2, 2014
    Inventors: Hardy Kietzmann, Jasmin Groeschke, Jan-Peter Spengler, Matthias Scharf, Christoph Dette, Hanno Juhnke, Michael Schrack, Olaf Zeckai
  • Patent number: D835901
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 18, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 18, 2018
    Assignee: Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GMBH
    Inventors: Hardy Kietzmann, Fred Luck, Stefan Riebel
  • Patent number: D849394
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2019
    Assignee: Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GMBH
    Inventors: Hardy Kietzmann, Fred Luck, Stefan Riebel
  • Patent number: D853105
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 18, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2019
    Assignee: Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GMBH
    Inventors: Hardy Kietzmann, Fred Luck, Stefan Riebel
  • Patent number: D854814
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 18, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 30, 2019
    Assignee: Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GMBH
    Inventors: Hardy Kietzmann, Fred Luck, Stefan Riebel
  • Patent number: D861323
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 1, 2019
    Assignee: Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GMBH
    Inventors: Hardy Kietzmann, Fred Luck, Stefan Riebel
  • Patent number: D871752
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 18, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 7, 2020
    Assignee: Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GMBH
    Inventors: Hardy Kietzmann, Fred Luck, Stefan Riebel