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This invention relates generally to an implantable containment apparatus made of selectively permeable material. In particular, the implantable containment apparatus is used to contain a therapeutical device, such as a drug delivery device, a cell encapsulation device, or a gene therapy device. A therapeutical device can be easily placed and replaced in an apparatus of the present invention without damaging tissues associated with the selectively permeable material of the apparatus.

Title
Implantable containment apparatus for a therapeutical device and method for loading and reloading the device therein
Application Number
482250
Publication Number
5843069
Application Date
July 10, 1997
Publication Date
December 1, 1998
Inventor
James W Moore III
Flagstaff
AZ, US
Stanley L Mish
Flagstaff
AZ, US
Daniel F Davidson
Flagstaff
AZ, US
Mark D Butler
Flagstaff
AZ, US
Agent
Eric J Sheets
Assignee
Gore Hybrid Technologies
AZ, US
IPC
A61K 9/22
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