EP1735047A4 - Gastrointestinal methods and apparatus for use in treating disorders and controlling blood sugar - Google Patents

Gastrointestinal methods and apparatus for use in treating disorders and controlling blood sugar

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Publication number
EP1735047A4
EP1735047A4 EP05718889A EP05718889A EP1735047A4 EP 1735047 A4 EP1735047 A4 EP 1735047A4 EP 05718889 A EP05718889 A EP 05718889A EP 05718889 A EP05718889 A EP 05718889A EP 1735047 A4 EP1735047 A4 EP 1735047A4
Authority
EP
European Patent Office
Prior art keywords
apparatus
use
blood sugar
treating disorders
controlling blood
Prior art date
Legal status (The legal status is an assumption and is not a legal conclusion. Google has not performed a legal analysis and makes no representation as to the accuracy of the status listed.)
Pending
Application number
EP05718889A
Other languages
German (de)
French (fr)
Other versions
EP1735047A2 (en
Inventor
Tami Harel
Yuval Mika
Current Assignee (The listed assignees may be inaccurate. Google has not performed a legal analysis and makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy of the list.)
Metacure Ltd
Original Assignee
Metacure NV
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Filing date
Publication date
Priority to US10/804,560 priority Critical patent/US20040249421A1/en
Priority to PCT/IL2004/000550 priority patent/WO2004112563A2/en
Priority to PCT/IL2004/000551 priority patent/WO2004112883A2/en
Priority to PCT/IL2004/000664 priority patent/WO2005007232A2/en
Priority to US60255004P priority
Priority to PCT/IL2004/000797 priority patent/WO2005023081A2/en
Priority to US65405605P priority
Application filed by Metacure NV filed Critical Metacure NV
Priority to PCT/IL2005/000316 priority patent/WO2005087310A2/en
Publication of EP1735047A2 publication Critical patent/EP1735047A2/en
Publication of EP1735047A4 publication Critical patent/EP1735047A4/en
Application status is Pending legal-status Critical

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Classifications

    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61NELECTROTHERAPY; MAGNETOTHERAPY; RADIATION THERAPY; ULTRASOUND THERAPY
    • A61N1/00Electrotherapy; Circuits therefor
    • A61N1/18Applying electric currents by contact electrodes
    • A61N1/32Applying electric currents by contact electrodes alternating or intermittent currents
    • A61N1/36Applying electric currents by contact electrodes alternating or intermittent currents for stimulation
    • A61N1/36007Applying electric currents by contact electrodes alternating or intermittent currents for stimulation of urogenital or gastrointestinal organs, e.g. for incontinence control
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B5/00Detecting, measuring or recording for diagnostic purposes; Identification of persons
    • A61B5/42Detecting, measuring or recording for evaluating the gastrointestinal, the endocrine or the exocrine systems
    • A61B5/4222Evaluating particular parts, e.g. particular organs
    • A61B5/425Evaluating particular parts, e.g. particular organs pancreas
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
    • A61BDIAGNOSIS; SURGERY; IDENTIFICATION
    • A61B5/00Detecting, measuring or recording for diagnostic purposes; Identification of persons
    • A61B5/145Measuring characteristics of blood in vivo, e.g. gas concentration, pH value; Measuring characteristics of body fluids or tissues, e.g. interstitial fluid, cerebral tissue
    • A61B5/14532Measuring characteristics of blood in vivo, e.g. gas concentration, pH value; Measuring characteristics of body fluids or tissues, e.g. interstitial fluid, cerebral tissue for measuring glucose, e.g. by tissue impedance measurement
EP05718889A 2000-09-13 2005-03-18 Gastrointestinal methods and apparatus for use in treating disorders and controlling blood sugar Pending EP1735047A4 (en)

Priority Applications (8)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
US10/804,560 US20040249421A1 (en) 2000-09-13 2004-03-18 Blood glucose level control
PCT/IL2004/000550 WO2004112563A2 (en) 2003-06-20 2004-06-20 Gastrointestinal methods and apparatus for use in treating disorders
PCT/IL2004/000551 WO2004112883A2 (en) 2003-06-20 2004-06-20 Hepatic device for treatment or glucose detection
PCT/IL2004/000664 WO2005007232A2 (en) 2003-07-21 2004-07-21 Gastrointestinal methods and apparatus for use in treating disorders and controlling blood sugar
US60255004P true 2004-08-18 2004-08-18
PCT/IL2004/000797 WO2005023081A2 (en) 2003-09-04 2004-09-05 Blood glucose level control
US65405605P true 2005-02-17 2005-02-17
PCT/IL2005/000316 WO2005087310A2 (en) 2004-03-18 2005-03-18 Gastrointestinal methods and apparatus for use in treating disorders and controlling blood sugar

Publications (2)

Publication Number Publication Date
EP1735047A2 EP1735047A2 (en) 2006-12-27
EP1735047A4 true EP1735047A4 (en) 2011-02-09

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EP05718889A Pending EP1735047A4 (en) 2000-09-13 2005-03-18 Gastrointestinal methods and apparatus for use in treating disorders and controlling blood sugar

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WO (1) WO2005087310A2 (en)

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US6449511B1 (en) * 1996-09-05 2002-09-10 University Technologies International Inc. Gastrointestinal electrical stimulator having a variable electrical stimulus

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Patent Citations (3)

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Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US6449511B1 (en) * 1996-09-05 2002-09-10 University Technologies International Inc. Gastrointestinal electrical stimulator having a variable electrical stimulus
WO2001066183A1 (en) * 1999-03-05 2001-09-13 Impulse Dynamics (Israel), Ltd. Blood glucose level control
WO2002053093A2 (en) * 2001-01-05 2002-07-11 Impulse Dynamics Nv Regulation of eating habits

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WO2005087310A3 (en) 2005-10-20
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