Silicone based membranes for use in implantable glucose sensors

  • US 8,064,977 B2
  • Filed: 07/29/2009
  • Issued: 11/22/2011
  • Est. Priority Date: 05/22/2002
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
Patent Images

1. An implantable analyte sensor, comprising:

  • a membrane comprising a blend, the blend comprising a dimethyl-siloxane and methylhydrogen-siloxane copolymer and a poly(ethylene oxide) and poly(propylene oxide) copolymer;

    wherein the membrane is adapted to permit diffusion of both an analyte and oxygen therethrough.

View all claims
    ×
    ×

    Thank you for your feedback

    ×
    ×