US Patent No. 9,117,015

Management method and system for implementation, execution, data collection, and data analysis of a structured collection procedure which runs on a collection device
Aug 27, 2015

Roche has been awarded US Patent No. 9,117,015, "Management method and system for implementation, execution, data collection, and data analysis of a structured collection procedure which runs on a collection device."

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