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Dexcom is a medical technology company that was founded in 1999 by a team of individuals including Scott Glenn, John Burd, Lauren Otsuki, Ellen Preston, and Bret Megargel with its headquarters in San Diego, California. The company was established with the aim of improving diabetes management through the development and manufacturing of continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) systems.

Dexcom’s CGM systems utilize a small sensor that is inserted under the skin to measure glucose levels in the interstitial fluid. The sensor then transmits glucose data in real-time to a receiver or a smartphone app, enabling people with diabetes and their healthcare providers to track glucose levels and make informed treatment decisions.

Since its founding, Dexcom has become a leading company in the diabetes technology space, known for its accuracy, reliability, and ease of use. The company has also developed a range of software and mobile apps to help people with diabetes manage their glucose levels and share data with their healthcare providers.

Dexcom Medical Devices

1 – Dexcom G6 CGM System

Dexcom G6 CGM System is a small, wearable sensor that continuously measures glucose levels in real time. The system offers customizable alerts that notify users when their glucose levels are too high or too low, and it can also be paired with a smartphone app that allows users to share their data with family members or healthcare providers. The Dexcom G6 is designed to be accurate and reliable, providing users with the information they need to make informed decisions about their diabetes management.

Dexcom G6 CGM System

2 – Dexcom G7 CGM System

Dexcom G7 CGM System is a next-generation CGM system that is currently under development. The system is designed to be smaller and more discreet than the Dexcom G6, with a smaller sensor and a redesigned transmitter. The Dexcom G7 will also feature longer wear time, with a sensor that can be worn for up to 14 days. The system is expected to be launched in late 2021 or early 2022.

Dexcom G7 CGM System

Medical Devices Lists

  • Dexcom G6 CGM System
  • Dexcom G7 CGM System
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