February 1, 2013

From the News Wire: Tandem buys some Smith (Cosmo) Patents

From the press release:

Tandem Diabetes Care Acquires Select Patents and Patent Applications from Smiths Medical  

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tandem Diabetes Care, Inc. ("Tandem") announced today that it has acquired ownership from Smiths Medical ASD, Inc. of over 23 U.S. patents and patent applications relating to the treatment of diabetes. As part of this transaction, Tandem has also obtained a license to 28 other U.S. patents and patent applications owned by Smiths Medical. This license affords Tandem exclusive access to technologies useful for future product development in the field of ambulatory infusion pumps and related software and accessories for the treatment of diabetes. These patents and patent applications complement Tandem's growing portfolio of intellectual property related to the company's novel technologies PR Newswire (http://s.tt/1zfjY)


  1. Ah, gotta love all the detail they give... (sigh). What an action-packed time of D-Device news we're having these days!

  2. I'm excited to see this! You know I'm a big fan of my Cozmo and many of the features we don't see anywhere else. Maybe there's hope! :-)