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Samuel J Epstein, Wendy Naimark: Processes for producing polymer coatings for release of therapeutic agent. SciMed Life Systems, Mayer Fortkort & Williams PC, David B Bonham Esq, August 2, 2005: US06923996 (46 worldwide citation)

A method for furnishing a therapeutic-agent-containing medical device is provided. The method comprises: (a) providing a reactive layer comprising a cross-linking agent on a medical device surface; and (b) subsequently applying a polymer-containing layer, which comprises a polymer and a therapeutic ...


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Thomas Duerig, Mark L Mathis, Alan Roy Pelton, Dieter Stoeckel: Intravascular device with improved radiopacity. Carl Evens, August 30, 2005: US06935404 (38 worldwide citation)

A stent having marker tabs formed from a micro-alloyed combination of materials provides for more precise placement and post-procedural visualization in a vessel, by increasing the radiopacity of the stent under X-ray fluoroscopy. A unique micro-alloying process is utilized to form the tabs, compris ...


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Alan R Spievack: Tissue regenerative composition, method of making, and method of use thereof. ACell, Testa Hurwitz & Thiebeault, May 10, 2005: US06890562 (35 worldwide citation)

A matrix, including epithelial basement membrane, for inducing repair of mammalian tissue defects and in vitro cell propagation derived from epithelial tissues of a warm-blooded vertebrate.


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Alan R Spievack: Tissue regenerative composition, method of making, and method of use thereof. ACell, Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, May 10, 2005: US06890563 (35 worldwide citation)

A matrix, including epithelial basement membrane, for inducing repair of mammalian tissue defects and in vitro cell propagation derived from epithelial tissues of a warm-blooded vertebrate.


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Sophie M Carpentier, Alain F Carpentier: Treatment of bioprosthetic tissues to mitigate post implantation calcification. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, Rajiv Yaday, April 12, 2005: US06878168 (35 worldwide citation)

Bioprosthetic tissues are treated by immersing or otherwise contacting fixed, unfixed or partially fixed tissue with a glutaraldehyde solution that has previously been heat-treated or pH adjusted prior to its contact with the tissue. The prior heat treating or pH adjustment of the glutaraldehyde sol ...


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Alan R Spievack: Tissue regenerative composition, method of making, and method of use thereof. ACell, Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, February 8, 2005: US06852339 (35 worldwide citation)

A matrix, including epithelial basement membrane, for inducing repair of mammalian tissue defects and in vitro cell propagation derived from epithelial tissues of a warm-blooded vertebrate.


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Alan R Spievack: Tissue regenerative composition, method of making, and method of use thereof. ACell, Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, May 10, 2005: US06890564 (33 worldwide citation)

A matrix, including epithelial basement membrane, for inducing repair of mammalian tissue defects and in vitro cell propagation derived from epithelial tissues of a warm-blooded vertebrate.


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Alan R Spievack: Tissue regenerative composition, method of making, and method of use thereof. ACell, Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, March 1, 2005: US06861074 (33 worldwide citation)

A matrix, including epithelial basement membrane, for inducing repair of mammalian tissue defects and in vitro cell propagation derived from epithelial tissues of a warm-blooded vertebrate.


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Alan R Spievack: Tissue regenerative composition, method of making, and method of use thereof. ACell, Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, May 3, 2005: US06887495 (32 worldwide citation)

A matrix, including epithelial basement membrane, for inducing repair of mammalian tissue defects and in vitro cell propagation derived from epithelial tissues of a warm-blooded vertebrate.