07530979 is referenced by 53 patents and cites 120 patents.

An ablation catheter system and method of use is provided to endoscopically access portions of the human esophagus experiencing undesired growth of columnar epithelium. The ablation catheter system and method includes controlled depth of ablation features and use of either radio frequency spectrum, non-ionizing ultraviolet radiation, warm fluid or microwave radiation, which may also be accompanied by improved sensitizer agents.

Title
Method of treating abnormal tissue in the human esophagus
Application Number
10/370645
Publication Number
7530979 (B2)
Application Date
February 19, 2003
Publication Date
May 12, 2009
Inventor
Roger A Stern
Cupertino
CA, US
Brian D Zelickson
Minneapolis
MN, US
Robert A Ganz
Minneapolis
MN, US
Agent
Shay Glenn
Assignee
BÂRRX Medical
CA, US
IPC
A61B 18/18
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