Patent Number: 8,870,821

Title: Device for tissue injection

Abstract: A system for administering an injection is described. The invention consists of an adhesive patch with an integrated injector that controllably insets an injection needle and delivers the medication contained within the patch. Variations of the system may also subsequently and automatically retracts the needle, rendering the patch safely inert. In additional variations, a portion of the system may remain on the patient and function as a bandage.

Inventors: Laufer; Michael D. (Menlo Park, CA)


International Classification: A61M 37/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-28 0:00:00