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Julio C Palmaz, Eugene A Sprague, Cristina Simon, Denes Marton, Roger W Wiseman, Christopher E Banas: Endoluminal device exhibiting improved endothelialization and method of manufacture thereof. Advanced Bio Prosthetic Surfaces, David G Rosenbaum, April 30, 2002: US06379383 (328 worldwide citation)

An implantable endoluminal device which is fabricated from materials which present a blood or body fluid and tissue contact surface which has controlled heterogeneities in material constitution. An endoluminal stent which is made of a material having controlled heterogeneities in the stent material ...


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Julio C Palmaz, Eugene A Sprague, Cristina Fuss, Denes Marton, Roger W Wiseman, Christopher E Banas, Christopher T Boyle, Steven R Bailey: Valvular prostheses having metal or pseudometallic construction and methods of manufacture. Advanced Bio Prosthetic Surfaces, David G Rosenbaum, Paul J Lee, Rosenbaum & Associates PC, March 27, 2007: US07195641 (322 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to improvements in prosthetic cardiac and venous valves and implantable medical devices having moveable septa. The inventive prosthetic cardiac and venous valves have metallic or pseudometallic valves coupled to metallic or pseudometallic stents that permit percutaneous delive ...


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Christopher E Banas, Tarun J Edwin: Endoluminal encapsulated stent and methods of manufacture and endoluminal delivery. Impra, David G Rosenbaum, May 12, 1998: US05749880 (288 worldwide citation)

An radially expandable stent-graft and method of making the same, including at least one a stent member encapsulated between at least two longitudinally expanded polytetrafluoroethylene (ePTFE) coverings. The at least one stent member has openings through wall surfaces of the stent to permit radial ...


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Christopher E Banas, Scott Randall, Tarun J Edwin, Fariba Hurry: Radially expandable vascular graft with resistance to longitudinal compression and method of making same. Impra, David G Rosenbaum, May 13, 1997: US05628786 (275 worldwide citation)

A microporous polytetrafluoroethylene ("PTFE") endovascular graft which has a reinforcing structure integrally bound to the graft which permits radial expansion of the graft and stabilizes the graft against longitudinal compression upon application of an axial force thereto and against axial foresho ...


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Christopher E Banas, Tarun J Edwin: Encapsulated stent. Impra, Graham & James, September 26, 2000: US06124523 (274 worldwide citation)

An encapsulated stent including a stent or structural support layer sandwiched between two biocompatible flexible layers. One preferred embodiment has a stent cover which includes a tubular shaped stent that is concentrically retained between two tubular shaped grafts of expanded polytetrafluoroethy ...


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Christopher E Banas, Tarun J Edwin, David Dalessandro: Endoluminal encapsulated stent and methods of manufacture and endoluminal delivery. Impra, Graham & James, December 21, 1999: US06004348 (221 worldwide citation)

An radially expandable stent-graft and method of making the same, including at least one a stent member encapsulated between at least two longitudinally expanded polytetrafluoroethylene (ePTFE) coverings. The at least one stent member has openings through wall surfaces of the stent to permit radial ...


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Julio C Palmaz, Christopher T Boyle, Christopher E Banas, Roger W Wiseman, Denes Marton: Endoluminal implantable devices and method of making same. Advanced Bio Prosthetic Surfaces, David G Rosenbaum, Rosenbaum & Associates P C, March 25, 2003: US06537310 (188 worldwide citation)

An implantable endoluminal device that is fabricated from materials that present a blood or body fluid and tissue contact surface that has controlled heterogeneities in material constitution. An endoluminal stent-graft and web-stent that is made of an monolithic material deposited into a monolayer a ...


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John D McDermott, David Renzi, Richard W Layne, Christopher E Banas: Prosthesis for abdominal aortic aneurysm repair. Impra, Todd W Wight, Morrison & Foerster, November 6, 2001: US06312462 (187 worldwide citation)

The device of the present invention comprises a bifurcated graft fabricated from expanded PTFE (ePTFE). The inventive device is double walled so that following insertion into an aneurysm, fluid can be injected between the walls to expand the device thereby opening the inner tubular graft for receivi ...


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Mark T Gaterud, Rajagopal R Kowligi, Fariba Khalilifard, Christopher E Banas: Method and apparatus for balloon expandable stent-graft delivery. Impra, David G Rosenbaum, June 4, 1996: US05522882 (184 worldwide citation)

A stent-graft delivery system which includes a catheter, an expandable balloon having non-tapered ends positioned near the distal end of the catheter, a stent circumferentially positioned around a center of the balloon, and a graft circumferentially positioned around the stent. The balloon configura ...


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Christopher E Banas, Tarun J Edwin: Encapsulated stent. IMPRA a subsidiary of C R Bard, Todd W Wight, Morrison & Foerster, May 7, 2002: US06383214 (183 worldwide citation)

An encapsulated stent having a stent or structural support layer sandwiched between two biocompatible flexible layers. One preferred embodiment has a stent cover which includes a tubular shaped stent that is concentrically retained between two tubular shaped grafts comprised of expanded polytetraflu ...