Medicated stent having multi-layer polymer coating

Overview

Information

Number
8287590
Application
12/828512
Filing date
07/01/2010
Issue date
10/16/2012
Inventor(s)
Richard J. Whitbourne, Alexandra M. Chamberlain, Daniel G. Hullihen, Scott F. Rosebrough, Mildred Calistri-Yeh
US Classification
623/1.42; 623/1.44
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Citations

ALABAMA AT BIRMINGHAM, UNIVERSITY OF (8)
Advanced cardiovascular Systems (7)
Angiotech International (6)
SURGICAL SPECIALTIES (6)
Boston Scientific (6)
IPXMEDICAL, LLC (4)
COOK MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIES (4)
Medtronic (3)
Cordis (3)
MicroChips (2)
ALZA (2)
Dexcel Pharma Technologies (1)
SurModics (1)
cid s p a (1)
NA (1)
Cook (1)
ADVANCED LASER APPLICATIONS (1)
PG-TXL (1)
C.R. Bard (1)
Focal (1)
Emory University (1)
Children's Medical Center (1)
BIOADVANCES, (1)
Massachusetts Institute Of Technology (1)
Scimed Life Systems (1)
DOW CHEMICAL (1)
Target Therapeutics (1)
BTG International (1)
HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, THE, AS REPRESENTED BY THE SECRETARY (1)
Tyndale Plains-Hunter (1)

Abstract

This invention relates to stents having medicated multi-layer hybrid polymer coatings, useful for the treatment of stenosed vasculature or other body passages.

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Tech Analysis

Class Subclass Type Reference Factor Citation Factor Strength Grant time Early grant (%)
623 1.42 Emerging Average Average Medium Average 27.5
623 1.44 Stable Sustaining Not Seminal Medium Low Rapid 24.7