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United States Patent D605,753
Smutney ,   et al. December 8, 2009

Cartridge for a dry powder inhaler


CLAIM The ornamental design for a cartridge for a dry powder inhaler, as shown and described.
Inventors: Smutney; Chad C. (Watertown, CT), Kinsey; P. Spencer (Sandy Hook, CT)
Assignee: MannKind Corporation (Valencia, CA)
Appl. No.: D/319,776
Filed: June 13, 2008

Current U.S. Class: D24/110
Current International Class: 2902
Field of Search: D24/110,110.5 128/203.14,203.15,203.19,203.21,203.28,200.12,200.14,205.21 424/46

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
5657748 August 1997 Braithwaite
7258118 August 2007 Goede et al.
Primary Examiner: Simmons; Ian
Assistant Examiner: Lee; Christopher
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Cullman; Louis C. Novak; Brian K&L Gates LLP


FIG. 1 is a side and top perspective view of our new cartridge design in a containment configuration..

FIG. 2 is a side and top perspective view of the cartridge in a dosing configuration.

FIG. 3 is a side view of the cartridge as shown in FIG. 1.

FIG. 4 is a back view of the cartridge as shown in FIG. 1.

FIG. 5 is a front view of the cartridge as shown in FIG. 2.

FIG. 6 is a top view of the cartridge as shown in FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom view of the cartridge of FIG. 1.

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