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The current invention discloses a catheter and a method for delivering a stentless bioprosthesis in a body channel, the method comprising percutaneously introducing a catheter into the body channel, wherein the catheter contains said stentless bioprosthesis at a retracted state; and disengaging said stentless bioprosthesis out of a distal opening of the catheter by a pulling mechanism associated with the catheter structure.

Title
Delivery system for a stentless valve bioprosthesis
Application Number
9/853463
Publication Number
6682558 (B2)
Application Date
May 10, 2001
Publication Date
January 27, 2004
Inventor
Rodolfo C Quijano
Laguna Hills
CA, US
Hosheng Tu
Tustin
CA, US
Agent
Jones Day
US
Assignee
3F Therapeutics
CA, US
IPC
A61F 2/06
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