US Patent Application No: 2007/0184,277

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Device based on nitinol , a process for its production, and its use

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The present invention relates to a device comprising a substrate based essentially on nitinol and, arranged thereon at least partially, a covering or a coating based on at least one polyphosphazene derivative having the general formula (I), a process for its production, and the use of the device as an artificial implant, vascular or nonvascular stent, catheter, thrombolectomy or embolectomy catheter, fragmentation spindle or catheter, filter, vascular connector, hernia patch, oral, dental or throat implant or urether.

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Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
CELONOVA BIOSCIENCES GERMANY GMBHULM, DE5

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Denk, Roman Weidenstetten, DE 11 68
Grunze, Michael Neckargemund, DE 11 244
Schussler, Andreas Pfinztal, DE 2 12

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SMITH & NEPHEW, INC. (1)
* 2014/0094,861 SURGICAL LOCATOR 0 2012
 
POLYTOCH MEDICAL LTD. (1)
9,005,241 Means and method for reversibly connecting a patch to a patch deployment device 0 2014
 
COVIDIEN LP (10)
8,906,045 Articulating patch deployment device and method of use 0 2010
8,888,811 Device and method for attaching an implant to biological tissue 0 2010
8,753,359 Device and method for deploying and attaching an implant to a biological tissue 3 2010
8,317,808 Device and method for rolling and inserting a prosthetic patch into a body cavity 3 2010
8,808,314 Device and method for deploying and attaching an implant to a biological tissue 0 2010
8,758,373 Means and method for reversibly connecting a patch to a patch deployment device 2 2010
8,734,473 Device and method for rolling and inserting a prosthetic patch into a body cavity 1 2012
9,044,235 Magnetic clip for implant deployment device 0 2013
9,034,002 Lock bar spring and clip for implant deployment device 0 2013
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