US Patent No: 6,306,144

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Selective coating of a balloon catheter with lubricious material for stent deployment

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Abstract

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A predetermined arrangement of differentially lubricious areas on a balloon catheter for controlling against unexpected movement of a stent carried thereon when in situ in the body.

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Patent Owner(s)

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BOSTON SCIENTIFIC SCIMED, INC.MAPLE GROVE, MN4906

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Belovi, Annette Watertown, MA 4 239
Madenjian, Arthur R Winchester, MA 12 760
Seiber, Russ Brookline, MA 5 239
Sydney, Gregory T Sharon, MA 9 481

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CORDIS CORPORATION (2)
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FOGARTY, THOMAS J. (1)
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Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. (1)
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APPALOOSA MANAGEMENT L.P. (1)
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TERUMO KABUSHIKI KAISHA (2)
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UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND DENTISTRY OF NEW JERSEY (1)
5,135,474 Hepatic bypass catheter 81 1990
 
MEDTRONIC, INC. (2)
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MEDTRONIC AVE, INC. (2)
5,108,416 Stent introducer system 441 1990
5,135,487 Balloon dilatation catheter with integral guidewire 58 1991
 
BOSTON SCIENTIFIC SCIMED, INC. (10)
4,921,483 Angioplasty catheter 312 1987
4,952,357 Method of making a polyimide balloon catheter 152 1988
5,032,113 Innerless catheter 170 1989
5,135,516 Lubricious antithrombogenic catheters, guidewires and coatings 283 1989
5,209,730 Method for placement of a balloon dilatation catheter across a stenosis and apparatus therefor 90 1989
5,100,381 Angioplasty catheter 111 1990
* 5,693,014 Balloon catheter 107 1995
* 5,490,839 Catheter balloon with retraction coating 119 1995
* 5,766,201 Expandable catheter 52 1995
* 6,187,013 Catheter with stent and method for the production of a catheter with stent 53 1996
 
BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORPORATION (1)
5,746,745 Balloon catheter 110 1996
 
CORVITA CORPORATION (1)
* 5,019,090 Radially expandable endoprosthesis and the like 819 1988
 
Lathrotec, Inc. (1)
5,120,322 Method and apparatus for treatment of fibrotic lesions 193 1990
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9,259,238 Balloon trocar 0 2015
 
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WYETH (8)
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8,303,609 Coated medical devices 0 2001
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8,236,048 Drug/drug delivery systems for the prevention and treatment of vascular disease 1 2004
8,182,527 Heparin barrier coating for controlled drug release 1 2004
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NIPRO CORPORATION (1)
7,407,507 Balloon catheter suited to kissing techniques 10 2004
 
Lutonix, Inc. (24)
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8,414,525 Drug releasing coatings for medical devices 14 2008
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8,414,526 Medical device rapid drug releasing coatings comprising oils, fatty acids, and/or lipids 17 2008
8,430,055 Methods and apparatuses for coating balloon catheters 14 2009
8,414,910 Drug releasing coatings for medical devices 17 2010
8,403,910 Drug releasing coatings for medical devices 14 2011
8,404,300 Drug releasing coatings for medical devices 15 2011
8,366,660 Drug releasing coatings for medical devices 14 2011
8,366,662 Drug releasing coatings for medical devices 14 2011
8,998,846 Drug releasing coatings for balloon catheters 0 2013
9,180,485 Methods and apparatuses for coating balloon catheters 0 2013
9,033,919 Medical device rapid drug releasing coatings comprising oils, fatty acids, and/or lipids 0 2013
9,023,371 Drug releasing coatings for medical devices 0 2013
9,005,161 Drug releasing coatings for medical devices 0 2013
8,998,847 Drug releasing coatings for medical devices 0 2013
8,932,561 Medical device rapid drug releasing coatings comprising a therapeutic agent and a contrast agent 1 2013
9,402,935 Treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with anti-proliferate and anti-inflammatory drugs 0 2013
9,248,220 Medical device rapid drug releasing coatings comprising a therapeutic agent and a contrast agent 0 2014
9,314,598 Drug releasing coatings for balloon catheters 0 2015
9,283,358 Drug releasing coatings for medical devices 0 2015
9,289,539 Drug releasing coatings for medical devices 0 2015
9,314,552 Drug releasing coatings for medical devices 0 2015
9,289,537 Medical device rapid drug releasing coatings comprising oils, fatty acids and/or lipids 0 2015
 
MEDTRONIC AVE, INC. (1)
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* 2005/0246,009 Multiple drug delivery from a balloon and a prosthesis 42 2005
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8,501,213 Multiple drug delivery from a balloon and a prosthesis 1 2012
8,956,639 Multiple drug delivery from a balloon and prosthesis 0 2013
 
BOSTON SCIENTIFIC SCIMED, INC. (64)
* 6,635,078 Coated stents with better gripping ability 12 2000
* 6,610,068 Non-flush over-the-wire catheter devices 37 2000
* 6,458,138 Selective coating of a balloon catheter with lubricious material for stent deployment 43 2001
* 6,890,348 Selective coating of a balloon catheter with lubricious material for stent deployment 31 2002
* 2003/0125,664 Selective coating of a balloon catheter with lubricious material for stent deployment 0 2002
6,841,213 Fiber pattern printing 18 2002
* 2004/0126,526 Fiber pattern printing 5 2002
* 7,476,214 Selective coating of a balloon catheter with lubricious material for stent deployment 4 2004
* 2005/0080,477 Selective coating of a balloon catheter with lubricious material for stent deployment 47 2004
* 2006/0085,058 System and method for delivering a biologically active material to a body lumen 9 2004
7,459,192 Fiber pattern printing 11 2004
* 2005/0113,749 Fiber pattern printing 1 2004
8,840,660 Bioerodible endoprostheses and methods of making the same 2 2006
8,089,029 Bioabsorbable metal medical device and method of manufacture 2 2006
* 8,043,673 Method to make tube-in-tube balloon 3 2006
* 2007/0208,365 New method to make tube-in-tube balloon 3 2006
8,187,620 Medical devices comprising a porous metal oxide or metal material and a polymer coating for delivering therapeutic agents 1 2006
8,048,150 Endoprosthesis having a fiber meshwork disposed thereon 8 2006
8,815,275 Coatings for medical devices comprising a therapeutic agent and a metallic material 1 2006
8,067,054 Stents with ceramic drug reservoir layer and methods of making and using the same 2 2007
7,976,915 Endoprosthesis with select ceramic morphology 1 2007
8,771,343 Medical devices with selective titanium oxide coatings 1 2007
8,002,823 Endoprosthesis coating 2 2007
7,942,926 Endoprosthesis coating 2 2007
8,815,273 Drug eluting medical devices having porous layers 0 2007
7,931,683 Articles having ceramic coated surfaces 34 2007
8,052,743 Endoprosthesis with three-dimensional disintegration control 8 2007
8,353,949 Medical devices with drug-eluting coating 3 2007
8,052,744 Medical devices and methods of making the same 3 2007
8,052,745 Endoprosthesis 0 2007
8,002,821 Bioerodible metallic ENDOPROSTHESES 5 2007
8,808,726 Bioerodible endoprostheses and methods of making the same 0 2007
8,128,689 Bioerodible endoprosthesis with biostable inorganic layers 3 2007
8,057,534 Bioerodible endoprostheses and methods of making the same 8 2007
7,981,150 Endoprosthesis with coatings 8 2007
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8,029,554 Stent with embedded material 9 2007
7,938,855 Deformable underlayer for stent 2 2007
8,080,055 Bioerodible endoprostheses and methods of making the same 5 2007
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7,998,192 Endoprostheses 3 2008
8,236,046 Bioerodible endoprosthesis 5 2008
9,284,409 Endoprosthesis having a non-fouling surface 0 2008
8,221,822 Medical device coating by laser cladding 0 2008
7,985,252 Bioerodible endoprosthesis 6 2008
8,382,824 Medical implant having NANO-crystal grains with barrier layers of metal nitrides or fluorides 0 2008
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8,071,156 Endoprostheses 2 2009
8,920,491 Medical devices having a coating of inorganic material 0 2009
8,932,346 Medical devices having inorganic particle layers 0 2009
8,287,937 Endoprosthese 1 2009
8,449,603 Endoprosthesis coating 6 2009
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8,668,732 Surface treated bioerodible metal endoprostheses 2 2011
8,168,275 Tube-in-tube balloon 8 2011
8,715,339 Bioerodible endoprostheses and methods of making the same 2 2011
 
ABBOTT LABORATORIES VASCULAR ENTERPRISES LIMITED (3)
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* Cited By Examiner