07169404 is referenced by 38 patents and cites 58 patents.

Coatings for an implantable medical device and a method of fabricating thereof are disclosed, the coatings comprising a biologically degradable, biologically erodable, and/or biologically resorbable ABA or AB block copolymer. A biologically active agent can be conjugated to the block copolymer.

Title
Biologically absorbable coatings for implantable devices and methods for fabricating the same
Application Number
10/630261
Publication Number
7169404 (B2)
Application Date
July 30, 2003
Publication Date
January 30, 2007
Inventor
Yiwen Tang
San Jose
CA, US
Eugene T Michal
San Francisco
CA, US
Syed F A Hossainy
Fremont
CA, US
Agent
Squire Sanders & Dempsey L
Assignee
Advanced Cardiovasular Systems
CA, US
IPC
A61F 2/06
A61F 2/00
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