08568399 is referenced by 25 patents and cites 166 patents.

According to some embodiments, a method of treating a subject having diabetes or symptoms associated with diabetes is provided. The method includes delivering a neuromodulation catheter within a vessel (e.g., hepatic artery) having surrounding nerves that innervate the liver (e.g., sympathetic nerves of the hepatic plexus). The method may also include modulating (e.g., disrupting, ablating, stimulating) the nerves by mechanical compression, energy delivery, or fluid delivery.

Title
Methods for thermally-induced hepatic neuromodulation
Application Number
13/789521
Publication Number
8568399 (B2)
Application Date
March 7, 2013
Publication Date
October 29, 2013
Inventor
Jonathan Allen Coe
Menlo Park
CA, US
Scott Bradley Vafai
Boston
MA, US
Bobak Robert Azamian
Newport Coast
CA, US
Agent
Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear
Assignee
Metavention
CA, US
IPC
A61B 18/18
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