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R C Quijano, Aws Nashef, Keith Myers: Biological valvular prothesis. Baxter International, Debra D Condino, March 19, 1996: US05500014 (491 worldwide citation)

A biological valvular prosthesis defined by a chemically fixed biological derived conduit having at least one integrally formed tissue valve. The chemical fixation of the valve ensures that the leaflets remain open under normal forward blood flow conditions, but close under minimal backflow pressure ...


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Keith Myers, Christine Nguyen: Prosthetic heart valve. 3F Therapeutics, Jones Day, January 27, 2004: US06682559 (436 worldwide citation)

A tubular prosthetic semilunar or atrioventricular heart valve is formed by cutting flat, flexible leaflets according to a pattern. The valve is constructed by aligning the side edges of adjacent leaflets so that the leaflet inner faces engage each other, and then suturing the leaflets together with ...


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Keith Myers, Christine Nguyen: Prosthetic heart value. 3F Therapeutics, Jones Day, June 28, 2005: US06911043 (228 worldwide citation)

A tubular prosthetic semilunar or atrioventricular heart valve is formed by cutting flat, flexible leaflets according to a pattern. The valve is constructed by aligning the side edges of adjacent leaflets so that the leaflet inner faces engage each other, and then suturing the leaflets together with ...


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Keith Myers, Christine Nguyen: Prosthetic heart valve. 3F Therapeutics, Jones Day, May 2, 2006: US07037333 (151 worldwide citation)

A tubular prosthetic semilunar or atrioventricular heart valve is formed by cutting flat, flexible leaflets according to a pattern. The valve is constructed by aligning the side edges of adjacent leaflets so that the leaflet inner faces engage each other, and then suturing the leaflets together with ...


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Delos M Cosgrove, Norma L Lowe, Keith Myers, Richard Rhee: Methods and apparatus for retracting tissue. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, Eric K Satermo, James W Inskeep, Guy L Cumberbatch, December 19, 2000: US06162172 (147 worldwide citation)

Surgical apparatus and associated methods of use are provided for retracting tissue around an incision. The apparatus includes a member having an inner peripheral surface and an outer peripheral surface. An adjustable aperture is definable within the inner peripheral surface as the member is adjuste ...


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Can B Hu, Minh T Ma, Than Nguyen, Richard Rhee, Keith Myers: Microvessel cell isolation apparatus. Baxter International, Poms Smith Lande Rose Raymond Sun, April 25, 1995: US05409833 (87 worldwide citation)

A processing vessel for isolating microvessel endothelial cells from liposuctioned fat tissues includes a fat-receiving basket defined by polyester screen material. Fat tissue removed from a patient by liposuction is received into the basket and is rinsed and digested with an enzymatic solution. The ...


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Keith Myers, Ross Bartholomew, Robert J Todd, Carl Swindle, Charles Weyrauch, Richard Rhee, Jane Li, Jerry Jackman, Victor Packham: Method of surgery including adjusting the shape of an implement handle. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, Guy L Cumberbatch, May 15, 2001: US06231601 (42 worldwide citation)

A method of surgery including bending a multi-purpose surgical implement handle that has proximal and distal ends. A gripping section is located toward the proximal end, and an attachment section is located toward the distal end. An adjusting section is interposed between the gripping section and th ...


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Can B Hu, Minh T Ma, Than Nguyen, Richard Rhee, Keith Myers: Method and apparatus for sodding microvessel cells onto a synthetic vascular graft. Baxter International, Raymond Sun, September 8, 1998: US05804366 (36 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for sodding onto the inner lumenal surface of a synthetic graft of harvested and concentrated microvessel endothelial cells from liposuctioned fat tissues, which harvested cells are formed into a "pellet" of isolated endothelial cells in loose aggregations, includes a sodding tube havin ...


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Keith Myers, Ross Bartholomew, Robert J Todd, Carl Swindle, Charles Weyrauch, Richard Rhee, Jane Li, Jerry Jackman, Victor Packham: Shape-adjustable surgical implement handle. Baxter International, Guy L Cumberbatch, Eric K Satermo, Monique Heyninck, December 21, 1999: US06004329 (11 worldwide citation)

A multi-purpose surgical implement handle has proximal and distal ends. A gripping section is located toward the proximal end, and an attachment section is located toward the distal end. An adjusting section is interposed between the gripping section and the attachment section. The adjusting section ...


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Keith Myers: Light sensitive leader closure for roll film. Eastman Kodak Company, Mark G Bocchetti, August 4, 1998: US05790912 (5 worldwide citation)

A roll of photographic film where a film strip is coiled about a spool with a film leader attached to the film strip. The film leader includes a tongue portion, a tear line defining a tear-out region in the tongue portion, and an adhesive which is applied to the tear-out region. The tear-out region ...