08753709 is referenced by 12 patents and cites 24 patents.

Methods for making coatings on an implantable device, such as a drug-eluting stent. The coatings comprise a polymer and a drug in a crystalline or partially crystalline form. In addition, implantable devices produced by the methods and methods of using the coated implantable devices are described.

Title
Methods of forming coatings with a crystalline or partially crystalline drug for implantable medical devices
Application Number
13/722644
Publication Number
8753709 (B2)
Application Date
December 20, 2012
Publication Date
June 17, 2014
Inventor
Thierry Glauser
Redwood City
CA, US
Qing Lin
Fremont
CA, US
Homayon Askaryar
Newark
CA, US
Yiwen Tang
San Jose
CA, US
Syed Faiyaz Ahmed Hossainy
Hayward
CA, US
Agent
Squire Sanders
Assignee
Abbott Cardiovascular Systems
CA, US
IPC
B05D 5/00
A61L 31/10
A61F 2/82
A61L 31/16
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