08529492 is referenced by 38 patents and cites 484 patents.

This disclosure relates generally to methods and devices for use in treating eye conditions with implantable drug delivery devices. One method includes introducing an implant into the suprachoroidal space, wherein the interior volume of the implant is plugged with a drug-release material comprising at least one active agent that elutes through at least one opening in the implant, wherein the drug-release material degrades from the interior volume of the implant over a period time.

Title
Drug delivery devices and methods
Application Number
12/973853
Publication Number
8529492 (B2)
Application Date
December 20, 2010
Publication Date
September 10, 2013
Inventor
Steven John
Fremont
CA, US
Tsontcho Ianchulev
San Mateo
CA, US
Thomas A Silvestrini
Alamo
CA, US
Luke Clauson
Redwood City
CA, US
Agent
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo P C
Fred C Hernandez
Assignee
Trascend Medical
CA, US
IPC
A61F 11/00
A61F 2/14
A61M 31/00
A61M 37/00
A61M 5/00
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