Abluminal stent coating apparatus and method using a brush assembly

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 8394447
APP PUB NO 20090291196A1
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12510121

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The apparatus and method use an optical feedback system to align a brush assembly with a stent strut. Once alignment is achieved, a coating is dispensed onto the stent strut via the brush assembly and the brush assembly is moved along the stent strut to coat the stent strut.

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ADVANCED CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INCSANTA CLARA CA

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Atladottir, Svava Maria Mountain View, US 23 1046
Morris, Grayson San Francisco, US 23 302
Pienknagura, Carla San Carlos, US 3 22

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