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Ilia Hariton, Netanel Benichou, Yaacov Nitzan, Bella Felsen, Diana Nguyen Thien Nhon, Rajesh Khanna, Son Nguyen, Tamir Levi, Itai Pelled: Low profile transcatheter heart valve. David L Hauser, August 9, 2011: US07993394 (137 worldwide citation)

An implantable prosthetic valve, according to one embodiment, comprises a frame, a leaflet structure, and a skirt member. The frame can have a plurality of axial struts interconnected by a plurality of circumferential struts. The leaflet structure comprises a plurality of leaflets (e.g., three leafl ...


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Oded Meiri, Tamir Levi, Ofir Witzman: Retaining mechanisms for prosthetic valves. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, David L Hauser, March 19, 2013: US08398708 (96 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein are representative embodiments of methods, apparatus, and systems used to deliver a prosthetic heart valve to a deficient valve. In one embodiment, for instance, a support member is positioned to at least partially surround the native leaflets of a valve. A locking member is used to ...


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Ilia Hariton, Netanel Benichou, Yaacov Nitzan, Bella Felsen, Diana Nguyen Thien Nhon, Rajesh Khanna, Son Nguyen, Tamir Levi, Itai Pelled: Low profile transcatheter heart valve. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, Klarquist Sparkman, David L Hauser, June 4, 2013: US08454685 (74 worldwide citation)

An implantable prosthetic valve, according to one embodiment, comprises a frame, a leaflet structure, and a skirt member. The frame can have a plurality of axial struts interconnected by a plurality of circumferential struts. The leaflet structure comprises a plurality of leaflets (e.g., three leafl ...


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Tamir Levi, Benny Rousso: Enhanced suction-based cardiac mechanical stabilizer. Inpulse Dynamics, William H Dippert, Reed Smith, August 5, 2003: US06602183 (17 worldwide citation)

Apparatus is provided for performing a medical procedure on a beating heart. A stabilization element is applied to a segment of the heart in order to reduce motion of the segment. A plurality of suction ports are positioned on the stabilization element so as to form respective seals with the segment ...


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Tamir Levi, Paul Spehr, Offer Glasberg, Tami Harel, Lena Milman, Benny Rousso, Elazar Sonnenschein, Yuval Elovici, Minelu Sonnenschein, Amir Govrin: Electrode assemblies, tools, and methods for gastric wall implantation. Metacure, William H Dippert, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, June 11, 2013: US08463404 (10 worldwide citation)

Apparatus (450) is provided including an electrode (460) and an implantation tool (458) configured to be passed into an abdominal cavity of a patient, and to insert the electrode into a gastric wall of the patient, generally in parallel to the gastric wall. Other embodiments are also described.


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Paul Richard Spehr, Tamir Levi, Benny Rousso: Pancreas lead. MetaCure, August 14, 2012: US08244371 (8 worldwide citation)

An implant device comprising an electrode for electrical stimulation of the pancreas, the device being adapted to be inserted into the pancreas, and to change at least one of its properties after being inserted into the pancreas, so that it will cause less irritation to the pancreas than before chan ...


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Tamir Levi, Meir Rosenberg, Ori Ben Amotz, Yoram Rozy, Eyal Benbenisti, Roey Shafrir, Doron Kopelman, Itshak Cohen, Tamar Harel: Heart anchor device. V Wave, Foley & Lardner, Christopher C Bolten, Nicola A Pisano, June 20, 2017: US09681948 (1 worldwide citation)

A medical implant including an anchor portion including a plurality of arms adapted to engage an internal tissue wall of a body from two opposite faces, wherein the anchor portion is configured such that at least one of the arms does not have an entirely overlapping arm on the other side of the wall ...


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Tamar Harel, Tamir Levi, Yuval Mika, Offer Glassberg, Nissim Darvish, Radwan Khawaled, Shimon Marom: Sensing of pancreatic electrical activity. Metacure, Wolf Block Shorr And Solis Cohen, March 15, 2007: US20070060812-A1

Apparatus (18) is provided for sensing electrical activity of a pancreas (20) of a patient. The apparatus (18) includes a set of one or more electrodes (100), adapted to be coupled to the pancreas (20), and to generate activity signals indicative of electrical activity of pancreatic cells which are ...


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Tamar Harel, Bella Felsen, Tamir Levi, Yuval Mika, Offer Glassberg, Nissim Darvish: Electropancreatography. William H Dippert, Reed Smith, November 6, 2003: US20030208242-A1

Apparatus (18) for sensing electrical activity of a pancreas (20) of a patient is provided. The apparatus includes a set of one or more electrodes (100), adapted to be coupled to the pancreas, and a control unit (90), adapted to receive electrical signals from the electrodes indicative of electrical ...


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Paul Richard Spehr, Tamir Levi, Benny Rousso: Pancreas lead. Meta Cure, MARTIN D MOYNIHAN d b a PRTSI, March 5, 2009: US20090062893-A1

An implant device comprising an electrode for electrical stimulation of the pancreas, the device being adapted to be inserted into the pancreas, and to change at least one of its properties after being inserted into the pancreas, so that it will cause less irritation to the pancreas than before chan ...