Implantable prosthetic valve

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7267686
APP PUB NO 20050065594A1
SERIAL NO

10985534

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A prosthetic valve for implantation within a fluid conducting lumen within a body includes an elongate generally cylindrical radially collapsible valve body scaffold defining a fluid passageway therethrough for retentive positioning within the lumen. A radially collapsible leaf valve member is supported by the scaffold includes a number of valve leafs deflectable between a closed position restricting fluid flow through the passageway and an open position permitting fluid flow through the passageway. The leaf valve member includes an interior leaf valve frame defining a valve leaf aperture which is sealed by a fluid impermeable non-thrombogenic lining to prevent fluid flow therethrough.

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BOSTON SCIENTIFIC SCIMED, INC.MAPLE GROVE, MN5544

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
DiMatteo, Kristian Watertown, MA 105 5581
Marshall, Peter Newburyport, MA 17 1895

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2004/0044,350 Steerable access sheath and methods of use 266 2003
 
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