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An implant assembly for a host tissue is provided. The implant assembly comprises a pouch including wall means defining a chamber for holding a second member, the wall means including an outer vascularizing membrane having a conformation that results in growth of vascular structures by the host tissue close to an interface between the vascularizing membrane and host tissue. The assembly includes a second member that can be removably inserted in the chamber including an interior for receiving cells and wall means defining an immuno-isolating membrane that isolates the cells from the immune response of the host tissue.

Title
Tissue implant systems
Application Number
606791
Publication Number
5713888
Application Date
June 5, 1995
Publication Date
February 3, 1998
Inventor
James H Brauker
Harvard
IL, US
Steven Neuenfeldt
Vernon Hills
IL, US
Agent
McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff
Assignee
Baxter International
IL, US
IPC
A61K 9/22
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