Abbott’s New FreeStyle InsuLinx Blood Glucose Monitoring System Receives FDA Clearance

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The Newest Meter in Abbott’s Portfolio of Products Features Automated Logbook, Touch Screen Interface and USB Connectivity for Plug-and-Play Reports


ALAMEDA, Calif., Mar. 8, 2012 — Abbott today announced that it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for the FreeStyle InsuLinx Blood Glucose Monitoring System, the first from Abbott to include a touch-screen interface, automated logbook and several personalization features designed to improve the diabetes management experience for patients. This unique device is also equipped with built-in FreeStyle Auto-Assist software that enables patients to track progress, analyze trends and easily display data for their health care providers. The FreeStyle InsuLinx System will be available to U.S. consumers within the coming months.

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