US Patent Application No: 2006/0224,226

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In-vivo radial orientation of a polymeric implantable medical device

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A method and system for treating a bodily lumen with an implantable medical device, such as a stent, are disclosed. The device may be disposed within a bodily lumen and radially expanded by circumferentially deforming a tube-like section of the device. The deforming section may expand the lumen and the deformed section may support the lumen.

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ADVANCED CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS, INC.SANTA CLARA, CA1560

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Gale, David C San Jose, CA 215 1042
Huang, Bin Shenzhen, CN 215 805
Kleine, Klaus Los Gatos, CA 50 515

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ABBOTT CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INC. (8)
7,666,342 Method of manufacturing a stent from a polymer tube 8 2007
8,268,228 Method of fabricating stents from blow molded tubing 1 2007
8,012,402 Tube expansion process for semicrystalline polymers to maximize fracture toughness 0 2009
8,435,437 Setting laser power for laser machining stents from polymer tubing 0 2009
8,501,079 Controlling crystalline morphology of a bioabsorbable stent 0 2009
8,370,120 Polymeric stents and method of manufacturing same 0 2010
8,303,296 Polymer tube expansion apparatus to maximize fracture toughness 0 2011
8,658,082 Method of fabricating stents from blow molded tubing 0 2012
 
ADVANCED CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS, INC. (8)
8,173,062 Controlled deformation of a polymer tube in fabricating a medical article 1 2004
8,043,553 Controlled deformation of a polymer tube with a restraining surface in fabricating a medical article 3 2004
7,875,233 Method of fabricating a biaxially oriented implantable medical device 6 2005
7,731,890 Methods of fabricating stents with enhanced fracture toughness 1 2006
7,740,791 Method of fabricating a stent with features by blow molding 0 2006
8,323,329 Stents with enhanced fracture toughness 0 2010
8,658,081 Methods of fabricating stents with enhanced fracture toughness 0 2010
8,192,678 Method of fabricating an implantable medical device with biaxially oriented polymers 0 2010