February 16, 2012

OmniPod and One Touch to Connect

From the News Wire:


Johnson & Johnson's market-leading LifeScan blood glucose monitor will be incorporated intothe remote controller for Insulet's next-generation OmniPod insulin pump.
Insulet
LifeScan
The next generation of Insulet's (NSDQ:PODD) OmniPod insulin pump, which is awaiting 510(k) clearance from the FDA, will be compatible with the LifeScan blood glucose monitoring technology made by Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ).
The 2 companies inked a deal for LifeScan's OneTouch technology to be incorporated into a new personal diabetes manager that patients use to control the OmniPod. Insulet's chief commercial officer, Peter Devlin, told MassDevice.com that the company is targeting a mid-2013 commercial release.