US Patent No: 7,717,953

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Delivery system for placement of prosthesis at luminal OS

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An embodiment of the invention provides a prosthesis delivery system comprising a delivery catheter having an expandable member and a prosthesis carried over the expandable member. The prosthesis includes a radially expandable scaffold section and at least two anchors extending axially from an end thereof; and means for capturing at least the anchors to prevent the anchors from divaricating from the expandable member as the catheter is advanced through a patient's vasculature.

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
TRYTON MEDICAL, INC.NEWTON, MA19
ANVIL MEDICAL, INC.NEWTON, MA3

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Kaplan, Aaron V Los Altos, CA 65 2850
Vargas, Jaime Menlo Park, CA 87 1957

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