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Realyvasquez Fidel, Schaller Laurent: Apparatus and methods for valve repair. Realyvasquez Fidel, Schaller Laurent, TUNG Hao Y, October 21, 2004: WO/2004/089250 (128 worldwide citation)

According to one aspect, heart valve leaflet removal apparatus (100) of the present invention comprises a pair of cooperating cutting elements (112), a holder and members for manipulating the cutting elements (112) . The cooperating cutting elements (112) are adapted for cutting and removing leaflet ...


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Schaller Laurent: Spinal tissue distraction devices. Benvenue Medical, Schaller Laurent, MCFARRON Gary W, February 22, 2007: WO/2007/022194 (70 worldwide citation)

Spinal tissue distraction devices (136) that include an elongated member which has a pre- deployed configuration for insertion between tissue layers and a deployed configuration in which the elongated member, by change of configuration, forms a helical or spiral support structure (141) for separatin ...


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Ho Liem, Golden Steve, Schaller Laurent: Surgical connection apparatus and methods. Medtronic, Ho Liem, Golden Steve, Schaller Laurent, HOHENSHELL Jeffrey J, June 30, 2005: WO/2005/058170 (26 worldwide citation)

Surgical connection apparatus (100) comprises a support (102,104) having a proximal portion with a distal end and a proximal portion. The support forms a pathway between the proximal and distal portions. Aplurality of self-closing clips (200) are slidably disposed in the pathway and a pusher is arra ...


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Ainsworth Stephen, Golden Steve, Schaller Laurent: Sealing clip, delivery systems, and methods. Coalescent Surgical, Ainsworth Stephen, Golden Steve, Schaller Laurent, HOHENSHELL Jeffrey J, February 10, 2005: WO/2005/011468 (23 worldwide citation)

A sealing clip for sealing or holding punctures or openings in tissue closed is applied from the inner surface of the tissue. In one embodiment, the clip has piercing members for penetrating the tissue from an inner surface thereof adjacent the opening. A delivery apparatus is used to releasably hol ...


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Ashley John E, Burley Brook J, Connolly Ryan J, Emery Jeffrey L, Golden Steven S, Lee James K, Mcgrath Timothy J, Needleman David S, Schaller Laurent B: Devices for treating the spine. Benvenue Medical, Ashley John E, Burley Brook J, Connolly Ryan J, Emery Jeffrey L, Golden Steven S, Lee James K, Mcgrath Timothy J, Needleman David S, Schaller Laurent B, MCFARRON Gary W, August 28, 2008: WO/2008/103832 (15 worldwide citation)

Method and apparatus are disclosed for distracting tissue and particularly spinal tissue. The device and method may include insertion of at least one elongated member and an augmenting member to form a structure between the tissues to be distraction, such that a dimensional aspect of the structure i ...


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SCHALLER LAURENT: DISPOSITIFS DECARTEMENT DE TISSUS SPINAUX, SPINAL TISSUE DISTRACTION DEVICES. BENVENUE MEDICAL, BENVENUE MEDICAL, DEETH WILLIAMS WALL, December 24, 2013: CA2617872 (6 worldwide citation)

Spinal tissue distraction devices (136) that include an elongated member which has a pre- deployed configuration for insertion between tissue layers and a deployed configuration in which the elongated member, by change of configuration, forms a helical or spiral support structure (141) for separatin ...


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Schaller Laurent: Spinal tissue distraction devices. Benvenue Medical, May 28, 2008: EP1924227-A2 (6 worldwide citation)

Spinal tissue distraction devices that include an elongated member which has a pre- deployed configuration for insertion between tissue layers and a deployed configuration in which the elongated member, by change of configuration, forms a support structure for separating and supporting layers of spi ...


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Mirigian Gregory E, Carrison Harold F, Schaller Laurent, Engelson Erik T: Composite braided guidewire. Target Therapeutics, November 12, 1997: EP0806219-A1 (4 worldwide citation)

This is a composite guidewire for use with a catheter for accessing a targeted site in a lumen system of a patient's body. The guidewire core or guidewire section may be of a stainless steel or a high elasticity metal alloy, preferably a Ni-Ti alloy, also preferably having specified physical paramet ...


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Schaller Laurent, Maroney Charles T, Drews Phillip, Gandionco Isidro Matias, Nguyen John, Ho Liem, Doan Nga T: Tissue connector apparatus. Coalescent Surgical, March 21, 2001: EP1083832-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

A tissue connector assembly comprising a clip movable between an open configuration and a closed configuration and a mechanical restraining device attached to the clip for restraining the clip in its open configuration. A needle may be releasably attached to the clip. A flexible member may also inte ...