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Sameer Harish, Steven Z Wu, Kurt W Scheinpflug, Brandon Yoe: Methods of coating an implantable device having depots formed in a surface thereof. Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Squire Sanders & Dempsey L, January 14, 2003: US06506437 (393 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides methods of coating an implantable device, such as a stent or a graft, having a plurality of depots formed in a surface thereof. An exemplary method includes applying a composition including a polymer and a solvent to the implantable device proximate to the depots. Such ...


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Syed Hossainy, Fuh Wei Tang, Brian P Cahill: Variable surface area stent. Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Squire Sanders & Dempsey L, July 20, 2004: US06764505 (373 worldwide citation)

A stent of variable surface area as determined by stent struts. The stent can have a variable surface area per unit length which accommodates a therapeutic agent. A patterned distribution of therapeutic agent can be provided throughout the stent. The stent can have an increased level of therapeutic ...


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Mark D Riggins: System and method for installing and using a temporary certificate at a remote site. Visto Corporation, Squire Sanders & Dempsey L, May 15, 2001: US06233341 (362 worldwide citation)

A system installs and enables the use of a temporary certificate at a remote site. The system comprises a global server site, a temporary client site and a web site. The global server site includes a security module that identifies and authenticates the user at the temporary client site, and a web s ...


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Mason Ng, Sean Michael Quinlan, Tom Ruan, Daniel J Mendez, Jing Zhu, Martin Cheng Jr, Matt Williams, Mark D Riggins: System and method for updating a remote database in a network. Visto Corporation, Squire Sanders & Dempsey L, October 10, 2000: US06131096 (356 worldwide citation)

A system updates a remote (server) database in a network. The network comprises a global server coupled to a local client and to a remote client. The local client includes a browser for establishing a communications link with a web server on the global server. The global server has server database m ...


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Nobuo Higaki, Takamichi Shimada: Gesture recognition apparatus, gesture recognition method, and gesture recognition program. Honda Motor, Squire Sanders & Dempsey L, September 22, 2009: US07593552 (340 worldwide citation)

A gesture recognition apparatus for recognizing postures or gestures of an object person based on images of the object person captured by cameras. The gesture recognition apparatus includes: a face/fingertip position detection means which detects a face position and a fingertip position of the objec ...


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Renee C Slater: Steerable drug delivery device. Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Squire Sanders & Dempsey L, September 23, 2003: US06623448 (340 worldwide citation)

A medical apparatus used to deliver a therapeutic substance. The medical apparatus provides a catheter assembly, which includes a translating body assembly and a fixed body assembly mated together in a telescopic configuration to allow the translating body assembly to move relative to the fixed body ...


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Syed Faiyaz Ahmed Hossainy: Coating for a stent and a method of forming the same. Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Squire Sanders & Dempsey L, March 30, 2004: US06712845 (321 worldwide citation)

A coating for a stent and methods for coating a stent are provided. The coating may be used for the sustained delivery of an active ingredient or a combination of active ingredients.


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Steven Z Wu: Chamber for applying therapeutic substances to an implant device. Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Cameron K Kerrigan Esq, Squire Sanders & Dempsey L, March 20, 2001: US06203551 (319 worldwide citation)

A chamber is provided that allows a user to medicate an implantable prosthesis such as a stent. The implantable prosthesis is capable of securing a therapeutic substance and subsequently delivering the therapeutic substance to local tissues. The chamber allows a user to medicate the prosthesis subse ...


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Syed F A Hossainy, Li Chen: Method for etching a micropatterned microdepot prosthesis. Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Cameron Kerrigan Squire Sanders & Dempsey L, May 6, 2003: US06558733 (318 worldwide citation)

An implantable prosthesis, for example a stent, is provided having one or more micropatterned microdepots formed in the stent. Depots are formed in the prosthesis via chemical etching and laser fabrication methods, including combinations thereof. They are formed at preselected locations on the body ...