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A stent that is adapted for introduction into a body passageway and which releases at least one biological agent after being inserted in the body passageway. The release of the at least one biological agent can be a controlled release via molecular diffusion through a non-porous polymer layer.

Title
Coated medical device
Application Number
11/283330
Publication Number
7967855 (B2)
Application Date
November 18, 2005
Publication Date
June 28, 2011
Inventor
William G Brodbeck
South Euclid
OH, US
Joseph G Furst
Lyndhurst
OH, US
Agent
Brian E Turung
Faye Sharpe
Assignee
ICON Interventional Systems
OH, US
IPC
A61M 29/00
A61F 2/06
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