US Patent Application No: 2004/0059,429

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Mechanically attached elastomeric cover for prosthesis

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Abstract

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A prosthetic orthopedic implant assembly including an implant body, and an elastomeric cover connected to the implant body by a mechanical fastener.

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IMPLIANT LTD.RAMAT POLEG2

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Amin, Uri Kiryat Tivon, IL 1 96
Benary, Raphael Tel Aviv, IL 35 2421
Kaufman, Michael Earl Sandy, UT 3 201
Tuval, Yossi Netanya, IL 22 459

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QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY AT KINGSTON (2)
8,070,777 Method and device for treating abnormal curvature of a spine 1 2008
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KYPHON SARL (19)
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9,149,286 Guidance tool and method for use 0 2011
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GMEDELAWARE 2 LLC (48)
8,163,017 Facet arthroplasty devices and methods 0 2003
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8,066,771 Facet arthroplasty devices and methods 0 2003
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8,496,686 Minimally invasive spine restoration systems, devices, methods and kits 0 2007
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8,496,687 Crossbar spinal prosthesis having a modular design and related implantation methods 1 2007
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9,198,766 Prostheses, tools, and methods for replacement of natural facet joints with artificial facet joint surfaces 0 2008
9,056,016 Polyaxial adjustment of facet joint prostheses 0 2008
8,409,254 Prostheses, tools and methods for replacement of natural facet joints with artificial facet joint surfaces 0 2008
8,675,930 Implantable orthopedic device component selection instrument and methods 0 2008
9,050,144 System and method for implant anchorage with anti-rotation features 0 2008
8,702,759 System and method for bone anchorage 0 2008
8,252,027 System and method for facet joint replacement 1 2008
8,211,147 System and method for facet joint replacement 0 2008
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8,906,063 Spinal facet joint implant 0 2008
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7,998,178 Linked bilateral spinal facet implants and methods of use 11 2008
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MEDTRONIC, INC. (2)
8,834,564 Sinus-engaging valve fixation member 0 2010
8,652,204 Transcatheter valve with torsion spring fixation and related systems and methods 7 2010
 
Linares Medical Devices, LLC (3)
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8,876,895 Valve fixation member having engagement arms 3 2007
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