07063884 is referenced by 34 patents and cites 412 patents.

A stent comprising a coating layer is disclosed. The coating layer has a hydrophobic component and a hydrophilic component, wherein a region of the coating layer on or about the outermost surface of the coating layer has a higher content or concentration of the hydrophilic component than the hydrophobic component.

Title
Stent coating
Application Number
11/64916
Publication Number
7063884 (B2)
Application Date
February 22, 2005
Publication Date
June 20, 2006
Inventor
Stephen D Pacetti
San Jose
CA, US
Andrew C Tung
Castro Valley
CA, US
Yiwen Tang
San Jose
CA, US
Syed F A Hossainy
Fremont
CA, US
Agent
Squire Sanders & Dempsey L
Assignee
Advanced Cardiovascular Systems
CA, US
IPC
A61F 2/82
A61F 2/02
A61F 2/06
A61F 2/00
B32B 7/02
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