Patents by Inventor Ingrid Keth

Ingrid Keth 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: 20200275868
    Abstract: A glucose test arrangement is provided for use in a handheld meter. The arrangement comprises a disposable test pad responsive to glucose in a body fluid, and a supporting member adapted to support the test pad at an application site for applying body fluid from a user's skin onto a receiving area of the test pad. The receiving area faces away from the supporting member. One or more spacer elements are arranged on the supporting member adjacent to the test pad, wherein the one or more spacer elements have a skin-contacting end section which protrudes above the receiving area.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 7, 2020
    Publication date: September 3, 2020
    Applicant: Roche Diabetes Care, Inc.
    Inventors: Volker Huellen, Ingrid Keth, Beate Koschorreck, Miguel Setiabudi, Max Berg, Daniel Kammerer, Ulisse Hohenadel, Daniel Sieffert, Rudolf Pachl
  • Patent number: 9335333
    Abstract: A test tape cassette is disclosed that includes a cassette housing and an analytical test tape. The test tape includes a plurality of analytical test elements, a spreading fabric for applying a body fluid, and an underlying reagent layer for detecting an analyte in the body fluid. The cassette housing has an application tip that has a guide path extending longitudinally to the test tape in an arched-shape and is uncurved at right angles thereto for supporting the test tape in a kink-free manner. The guide path has an apex area with a central opening that delimits a measuring window for an optical measurement on the test elements.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 7, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 10, 2016
    Assignee: Roche Diabetes Care, Inc.
    Inventors: Joerg Dreibholz, Christian Freitag, Thomas Jaeck, Ingrid Keth, Rudolf Pachl, Elke Schmidtchen, Wolfgang Schwoebel, Peter Seelig
  • Publication number: 20140186213
    Abstract: A test tape cassette is disclosed that includes a cassette housing and an analytical test tape. The test tape includes a plurality of analytical test elements, a spreading fabric for applying a body fluid, and an underlying reagent layer for detecting an analyte in the body fluid. The cassette housing has an application tip that has a guide path extending longitudinally to the test tape in an arched-shape and is uncurved at right angles thereto for supporting the test tape in a kink-free manner. The guide path has an apex area with a central opening that delimits a measuring window for an optical measurement on the test elements.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 7, 2014
    Publication date: July 3, 2014
    Applicant: Roche Diagnostics Operations, Inc.
    Inventors: Joerg Dreibholz, Christian Freitag, Thomas Jaeck, Ingrid Keth, Rudolf Pachl, Elke Schmidtchen, Wolfgang Schwoebel, Peter Seelig