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Tom Holman, Jeff Welch, Howard Root: Metal vascular aperture closure device. Vascular Solutions, Patterson Thuente Christensen Pedersen P A, August 28, 2012: US08252022 (61 worldwide citation)

A closure device to be inserted at least partially through a blood vessel wall aperture in a blood vessel wall. The closure device includes at least two parts, an internal part and an external part. The internal part is adapted to be extended at least partially through the blood vessel wall aperture ...


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Stephen Pawlowski, Tom Holman: Cluster controller for memory and data cache in a multiple cluster processing system. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, November 21, 2000: US06151663 (17 worldwide citation)

A cluster controller for controlling access to local memory and remote data cache in a multiple cluster computer system. In a multiple cluster computer system, a local memory in a cluster is part of the overall system address space. In order to manage local access as well as remote access to the loc ...


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Liliana Atanasoska, James Lee Shippy III, Tom Holman, Michael S Arney, Victor Schoenle, Frank Genovese, James Q Feng, Aiden Flanagan, Jan Weber: Self-buffering medical implants. Boston Scientific Scimed, Fish & Richardson P C, September 18, 2012: US08267992 (14 worldwide citation)

A medical implant includes a bioerodible portion that includes a bioerodible polymer and a bioerodible metal. The bioerodible polymer matrix degrades under physiological conditions to form acidic degradation products. The bioerodible metal degrades under physiological conditions to form basic degrad ...


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Tom Holman, Jan Weber: Bifurcation delivery systems and methods. Boston Scientific Scimed, Seager Tufte & Wickhem, June 4, 2013: US08454681 (11 worldwide citation)

A catheter assembly including a side branch locator that is moveable between a retracted position within a main vessel of a vessel bifurcation, and an extended position wherein a distal end of the side branch locator extends into a branch vessel of the vessel bifurcation. The side branch locator inc ...


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Tom Holman, Jeff Welch, Howard Root: Metal vascular aperture closure device. Vascular Solutions, Patterson Thuente Christensen Pedersen P A, June 5, 2012: US08192456 (8 worldwide citation)

A closure device to be inserted at least partially through a blood vessel wall aperture in a blood vessel wall, having at least two metal petals that can be inserted through the blood vessel wall aperture and into the lumen of the blood vessel. The petals are structured to prevent withdrawal through ...


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Stephen Pawlowski, Tom Holman: Method and apparatus for managing memory accesses in a multiple multiprocessor cluster system. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, October 27, 1998: US05829052 (8 worldwide citation)

A cluster controller for controlling access to local memory and remote data cache in a multiple cluster computer system. In a multiple cluster computer system, a local memory in a cluster is part of the overall system address space. In order to manage local access as well as remote access to the loc ...


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Jan Weber, Tom Holman, Tracee Eidenschink, John Jianhua Chen: Using bucky paper as a therapeutic aid in medical applications. Boston Scientific Scimed, Kenyon & Kenyon, November 17, 2009: US07618647 (5 worldwide citation)

Methods, systems, and uses of bucky paper are provided in the present invention. These embodiments include covering medical implants with single or multiple layers of bucky paper, treating bucky paper with various therapeutics to be released through the bucky paper to a target site, shaping bucky pa ...


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Tom Holman, Jan Weber, Afsar Ali: Endoprostheses. Boston Scientific Scimed, Fish & Richardson P C, February 14, 2012: US08114153 (3 worldwide citation)

Endoprosthesis assemblies and methods of making endoprosthesis assemblies are disclosed. For example, endoprosthesis assemblies are described that include an endoprosthesis body and a polymeric coating about the endoprosthesis body. The polymeric coatings are engaged tightly to the endoprosthesis wa ...


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Jan Weber, Tom Holman: Applications of LIPSS in polymer medical devices. Boston Scientific Scimed, Vidas Arrett & Steinkraus P A, October 8, 2013: US08550985 (1 worldwide citation)

Medical devices have material that that has a laser induced periodic surface structure (LIPSS) pattern on at least a portion thereof. The LIPSS pattern is provided by exposing a material surface to a pulsed polarized laser energy fluence below the ablation threshold. The LIPSS pattern is useful for ...


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Tom Holman, Zach Tegels, Adam Jennings, Kathy Prindle, Mary Bronson: Bifurcation catheter assembly with distally mounted side balloon and methods. Boston Scientific Scimed, Seager Tufte & Wickhem, March 19, 2013: US08398697

A catheter assembly and related methods directed to a main balloon and a side balloon, wherein the side balloon is coupled in fluid communication with the main balloon at a location distal of the side balloon. In one example, a side inflation member couples the side balloon in fluid communication to ...