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Weber Jan, Flanagan Aiden, O Connor Tim, O Brien Barry J, Clarke John, Mcmorrow David: Medical devices having coatings for controlled therapeutic agent delivery. Boston Scientific Scimed, Weber Jan, Flanagan Aiden, O Connor Tim, O Brien Barry J, Clarke John, Mcmorrow David, PARK Keum J, November 20, 2008: WO/2008/140482 (27 worldwide citation)

According to an aspect of the invention, medical devices are provided, which include a nanoparticle-derived inorganic layer disposed over a least a portion of structure that includes a substrate, and optionally, a therapeutic-agent-containing layer disposed over at least a portion of the substrate. ...


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Austin Michael, Flanagan Aiden, O Brien Barry: Stent with protective pads or bulges. Boston Scientific, Austin Michael, Flanagan Aiden, O Brien Barry, STERN Gidon D, December 8, 2005: WO/2005/115276 (27 worldwide citation)

A stent (10) having at least one strut (12) comprising at least one pad (20) or bulge is disclosed. The pads or bulges are of a height that are preferably slightly greater than the thickness of a coating that can be disposed on the strut. The coating is not disposed on the pads. When the stent is pl ...


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Mcmorrow David, Heaney Barry, Malone Anthony, Flanagan Aiden, O Connor Tim: Coated medical devices for abluminal drug delivery. Boston Scientific Scimed, Mcmorrow David, Heaney Barry, Malone Anthony, Flanagan Aiden, O Connor Tim, STERN Gidon D, September 4, 2008: WO/2008/106223 (26 worldwide citation)

The invention relates generally to an implantable medical device for delivering a therapeutic agent to the body tissue of a patient, and a method for making such a medical device. In particular, the invention pertains to an implantable stent, such as an intravascular stent, having a coating comprisi ...


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Flanagan Aiden, Mcmorrow David, Malone Anthony, O Connor Tim: Medical device with a porous surface for delivery of a therapeutic agent. Boston Scientific, Flanagan Aiden, Mcmorrow David, Malone Anthony, O Connor Tim, STERN Gidon D, September 12, 2008: WO/2008/108987 (26 worldwide citation)

The present invention is generally directed to implantable medical devices for delivering therapeutic agents to the body tissue of a patient and methods for making such medical devices. In particular, the present invention is directed to implantable medical devices, such as intravascular stents, hav ...


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Flanagan Aiden, Herrmann Robert, Merdan Ken, Kuehling Michael, O Brien Barry, Radhakishnan Rajesh, Scheuermann Torsten, Schewe Scott, Singhai Anurag, Song Young Ho, Timm Mary Joe, Weber Jan, Xu Yixin: Medical devices for releasing therapeutic agent and methods of making the same. Boston Scientific Scimed, Flanagan Aiden, Herrmann Robert, Merdan Ken, Kuehling Michael, O Brien Barry, Radhakishnan Rajesh, Scheuermann Torsten, Schewe Scott, Singhai Anurag, Song Young Ho, Timm Mary Joe, Weber Jan, Xu Yixin, RINGEL Douglas E, November 6, 2008: WO/2008/134493 (19 worldwide citation)

An implantable medical device (114) for releasing therapeutic agent having a medical device body and a plurality of reservoir-defining structures (130) disposed on a surface of the body. A reservoir can be defined by the reservoir-defining structures and therapeutic agent may be located in the reser ...


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O Connor Tim, He Lijuan, Flanagan Aiden, Malone Anthony, Heaney Barry, Mcmorrow Dave: System and method for coating a medical device. Boston Scientific Scimed, O Connor Tim, He Lijuan, Flanagan Aiden, Malone Anthony, Heaney Barry, Mcmorrow Dave, RINGEL Douglas E, May 8, 2008: WO/2008/054655 (12 worldwide citation)

A method and device for coating a medical device, such as a stent, including rolling the stent against a ribbon or gravure roll impregnated with coating material. The ribbon and gravure roll may include a recessed pattern matching a strut pattern of the stent. The stent may also be rolled against a ...


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Clarke John, O Connor Tim, O Brien Barry J, Mcmorrow David, Weber Jan, Flanagan Aiden: Medical devices containing therapeutic agents. Boston Scientific Scimed, Clarke John, O Connor Tim, O Brien Barry J, Mcmorrow David, Weber Jan, Flanagan Aiden, Bonham David B, December 30, 2009: WO/2009/158276 (3 worldwide citation)

The present invention pertains to implantable or insertable medical devices which comprise a substrate and one or more therapeutic-agent-containing regions contain one or more therapeutic agents. In various aspects of the invention, one or more characteristics of such therapeutic-agent-containing re ...


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Nolan Robert, Mcmorrow Dave, O Connor Timothy, Heaney Barry, Flanagan Aiden, Malone Anthony, Mcgovern James: Partially coated workpiece and method of making same. Boston Scientific Scimed, Nolan Robert, Mcmorrow Dave, O Connor Timothy, Heaney Barry, Flanagan Aiden, Malone Anthony, Mcgovern James, RINGEL Douglas E, November 22, 2007: WO/2007/133348 (1 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to methods and processes for coating portions of a workpiece as well as to workpieces that have themselves been coated with one or more of these processes. Under these methods and processes a masking material may be positioned over a portion of a workpiece prior to ...


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Clarke John T, O Connor Tim, Xu Yixin, O Brien Barry, Arcand Ben, Shippy James Lee Iii, Atanasoska Liliana, Flanagan Aiden, Mcmorrow Dave, Weber Jan, Kremer John, Kuehling Michael, Seidel Dominique: Drug-eluting endoprosthesis. Boston Scientific, Clarke John T, O Connor Tim, Xu Yixin, O Brien Barry, Arcand Ben, Shippy James Lee Iii, Atanasoska Liliana, Flanagan Aiden, Mcmorrow Dave, Weber Jan, Kremer John, Kuehling Michael, Seidel Dominique, SHIPSIDES Geoffrey P, June 25, 2009: WO/2009/079389 (1 worldwide citation)

A drug-eluting endoprosthesis that includes a bioerodible metal portion and a therapeutic agent. In some aspects, the endoprosthesis includes a plurality of discrete deposits and a plurality of overlying layers each overlying one of the plurality of discrete deposits. Each discrete deposit includes ...


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Heaney Barry, Mcmorrow Dave, Malone Anthony, Flanagan Aiden, O Connor Tim: Stent with support element. Boston Scientific, Heaney Barry, Mcmorrow Dave, Malone Anthony, Flanagan Aiden, O Connor Tim, URZEDOWSKI James M, March 27, 2008: WO/2008/036380 (1 worldwide citation)

An implantable stent comprising a first strut having an abluminal surface, and subluminal surface, and at least one side surface; a first depression formed in the abluminal surface; and a first support element at least partially disposed in the first depression; wherein at least a portion of the fir ...