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Matthew Rust, Trevor Greenan, Frank Yang: Endoluminal prosthesis. Medtronic Vascular, Leslie Wilson, November 10, 2009: US07615072 (103 worldwide citation)

An endoluminal prosthesis including a tubular graft having a proximal end and a distal end; a suprarenal spring stent operably connected to the proximal end, the suprarenal spring stent having suprarenal positive apices and suprarenal negative apices connected in a sinusoidal ring pattern by suprare ...


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Randall Lashinski, Matthew Rust, Patrick Macaulay, Terry Wayne Daniels, Kris Kristoffersen: Adjustable endolumenal mitral valve ring. MILLIPEDE, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 10, 2015: US09180005 (44 worldwide citation)

Excessive dilation of the annulus of a mitral valve may lead to regurgitation of blood during ventricular contraction. This regurgitation may lead to a reduction in cardiac output. Disclosed are systems and methods relating to an implant configured for reshaping a mitral valve. The implant comprises ...


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Robert Murray III, Susheel Deshmukh, Padraig Savage, Matthew Rust: Transcatheter prosthetic heart valve delivery system with funnel recapturing feature and method. Medtronic, August 20, 2013: US08512401 (43 worldwide citation)

A delivery device for percutaneously deploying a stented prosthetic heart valve. The device includes a delivery capsule and a recapture sheath. The capsule is configured to compressively retain the prosthesis. The recapture sheath includes a funnel segment having a plurality of circumferentially spa ...


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James Mitchell, Matthew Rust, Trevor Greenan, Frank Yang: Stent-graft with anchoring pins. Medtronic Vascular, Serge Hodgson, February 2, 2010: US07655034 (42 worldwide citation)

A proximal anchor stent ring of an endoprosthesis includes proximal apexes, distal apexes, struts extending between the proximal apexes and the distal apexes, and anchor pins. The struts, the proximal apexes, and the distal apexes define an imaginary cylindrical surface. A pair of the anchor pins is ...


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Robert Murry III, Susheel Deshmukh, Padraig Savage, Matthew Rust: Transcatheter prosthetic heart valve delivery system with funnel recapturing feature and method. Medtronic, March 24, 2015: US08986372 (27 worldwide citation)

A delivery device for percutaneously deploying a stented prosthetic heart valve. The device includes a delivery capsule and a recapture sheath. The capsule is configured to compressively retain the prosthesis. The recapture sheath includes a funnel segment having a plurality of circumferentially spa ...


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Kshitija Garde, Philip Haarstad, Igor Kovalsky, Stephen Nash, Gianfranco Pellegrini, Finn Rinne, Matthew Rust, Jeffrey Sandstrom, Padraig Savage, William Steinberg: Anti-paravalvular leakage component for a transcatheter valve prosthesis. Medtronic, March 24, 2015: US08986375 (27 worldwide citation)

A transcatheter valve prosthesis includes an expandable tubular stent, a prosthetic valve within the stent, and an anti-paravalvular leakage component coupled to and encircling the stent which includes a plurality of self-expanding struts and an annular sealing membrane. Each strut has a first end c ...


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Janice L Cox, Matthew Rust, Thomas E KraMer, Peter Hoeft: Multiple dosage injector. Antares Pharma, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, February 19, 2013: US08376993 (27 worldwide citation)

A medicament dispensing mechanism is disclosed that is configured to eject successive doses of the medicament from a medicament chamber. An embodiment of the dispensing mechanism includes a housing and a plunger rod configured for ejecting the doses of medicament from the chamber. The dispensing mec ...


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Vance Swanson, Zirao Zheng, Victor I Chornenky, Eunsung Park, Matthew Rust: Miniature x-ray emitter having independent current and voltage control. Medtronic Vascular, July 5, 2005: US06914960 (14 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for emitting x-rays comprises a housing which contains an anode having an electron receiving surface and a cathode having an electron emitting surface. A cable couples the anode to a source of high voltage. An optical fiber secured to the cable has a proximal end coupled to a source of ...


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Don Tran, Nathan Wiemeyer, Susheel Deshmukh, Leonal Mendoza, Matthew Rust: Transcatheter heart valve delivery system with reduced area moment of inertia. Medtronic, August 20, 2013: US08512400 (13 worldwide citation)

A device for percutaneously repairing a heart valve of a patient including a self-expanding, stented prosthetic heart valve and a delivery system. The delivery system includes delivery sheath slidably receiving an inner shaft forming a coupling structure. A capsule of the delivery sheath includes a ...


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James Mitchell, Robert Murray, Matthew Rust, Trevor Greenan, Frank Yang, Heath Muzslay: Delivery system for stent-graft with anchoring pins. Medtronic Vascular, November 8, 2011: US08052732 (9 worldwide citation)

A delivery system for an endoprosthesis includes a spindle having a spindle body and spindle pins extending radially outward from the spindle body. The delivery system further comprises a tip comprising a sleeve, the spindle pins extending from the spindle body toward the sleeve. The endoprosthesis ...