Medtronic, Inc., based in suburban Minneapolis, Minnesota, is the world's largest medical technology company and is a Fortune 500 company. Medtronic was founded in 1949 in a garage in northeast Minneapolis by Earl Bakken and his brother-in-law Palmer Hermundslie as a medical equipment repair shop.
Minimed announced the launch of the Minimed Duo, a device that combines the glucose sensor and the infusion set into one device, in Europe. Press Release
Insulin pump companies are producing better and better pumps. There are many similarities when comparing insulin pumps but there are some important differences, like the differences in calculating Bolus on Board or which infusion sets can be used. This is the current batch of insulin pumps that are available:
*Please note that the Diabetes Mall does not sell or promote any particular pump.