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Ramesh B Jayaraman, Christofer T Christoforou: Coated vascular grafts and methods of use. Thoratec Corporation, Baker Botts L, September 6, 2005: US06939377 (67 worldwide citation)

A vascular graft, such as an AAA stent graft, includes a core zone of PET fabric with a non-porous coating comprising a polyurethane, such as Thoralon®, disposed on at least one surface. The coating provides a barrier to prevent short and long term leakage of fluids through the pores of the PET fabr ...


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Judy S Riffle, John V Facinelli, John R Dombroski, Ramesh B Jayaraman, Scott E George: Process for preparing epoxy-terminated polymers. Eastman Kodak Company, John D Thallemer, William P Heath Jr, November 30, 1993: US05266644 (7 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to epoxy-terminated polymers and copolymers derived from hydrosilyl-terminated hydrogenated polydienes and polyvinyl aromatics, and a process for preparing these polymers and copolymers. The epoxy-terminated polymers and copolymers are reactive with a variety of polymer functio ...


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Keith H Kearsley, Christopher J Cotter, Justin A Callaway, Maria D Kulinski, John C Layton, Ramesh B Jayaraman: Modular driveline. THORATEC CORPORATION, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, September 27, 2016: US09452249

A modular driveline includes a modular portion including a cable and a connector, the cable having terminations, and a percutaneous portion including a cable and a connector, the cable having terminations. The percutaneous portion connector couples to the modular portion connector, and cable termina ...


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Stephen G Briana, Ramesh B Jayaraman: Coated vascular prosthesis and methods of manufacture and use. Baker Botts, C O Intellectual Property Department, August 7, 2003: US20030149471-A1

A method for forming a kink resistant, blood impermeable graft comprises the steps of: providing a crimped substrate of polymer fabric; coating the outer surface of the substrate with a first solution comprising a first polymer and a particulate in a first solvent; allowing the first solution to dry ...


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Ramesh B Jayaraman, Christofer T Christoforou: Coated vascular grafts and methods of use. Baker Botts, May 30, 2002: US20020065552-A1

A vascular graft, such as an AAA stent graft, includes a core zone of PET fabric with a non-porous coating comprising a polyurethane, such as Thoralon®, disposed on at least one surface. The coating provides a barrier to prevent short and long term leakage of fluids through the pores of the PET fabr ...