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Methods for fabricating coatings for implantable medical devices are disclosed. The coatings include hydrophilic and hydrophobic components. The methods provide for treatment of the coatings to cause enrichment a region close to, at or on the outer surface of the coating with the hydrophilic component.

Title
Methods for fabricating a coating for implantable medical devices
Application Number
11/64530
Publication Number
7563483 (B2)
Application Date
February 22, 2005
Publication Date
July 21, 2009
Inventor
Stephen D Pacetti
San Jose
CA, US
Andrew C Tung
Santa Clara
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
B05D 3/00
A61L 31/10
A61L 27/50
A61L 27/26
A61L 27/00
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