West Chester, PA – November 8, 2007 – Animas Corporation today announced that it has been named the exclusive distributor of inset™ 30, the first all-in-one angled insulin infusion set and inserter. inset™ 30, from Unomedical, features an innovative product design to help people with insulin-requiring diabetes manage their diabetes.
The inset™ 30 infusion system, unveiled at the 2007 Annual Meeting of the American Association of Diabetes Educators, is the only integrated infusion system with a 30° angle in a single sterile unit. This new product is a result of input from customers and healthcare professionals.
The inset™ 30 infusion system features include a transparent window to view the infusion site, a well-protected introducer needle and a convenient needle protection carrier for after use. The product will be available in the US and Canada at launch and throughout Europe in the first quarter of 2008.
“By introducing inset™ 30 and continuing to offer our other infusion sets, we can provide an inclusive line of insulin infusion systems to meet the needs of all our customers – from children to seniors,” explains Rick Doubleday, Director of Brand Marketing for Animas Corporation. “These new sets combine the technologies of Unomedical with the recognized customer service from Animas for an unsurpassed combination of technology and support.”
Lars Christian Lund, Head of Sales and Marketing, Unomedical noted, “Right from the beginning of the innovation process, we set out to design an infusion device of high quality that was easy to use and comfortable to wear. We have worked closely with healthcare professionals and end-users to accomplish these goals and we truly feel that we have succeeded.”
Animas Corporation, a Johnson & Johnson company, (www.animascorp.com) is dedicated to making diabetes management easier through product innovation, exceptional customer support and customized education programs.