Coating layers for medical devices and method of making the same

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 9180227
APP PUB NO 20140037832A1
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14053796

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Methods are disclosed for controlling the morphology and the release-rate of active agent from coating layers for medical devices comprising a polymer matrix and one or more active agents. The methods comprise fixing the morphology or phase distribution of the active agent prior to removing solvent from the coating composition. The coating layers can be used for controlled the delivery of an active agent or a combination of active agents.

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ADVANCED CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEMS INCSANTA CLARA CA

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Hossainy, Syed F A Hayward, US 231 11527
Lee, Carol Sunnyvale, US 6 27
Ludwig, Florian N Hilversum, NL 34 368
Sridharan, Srinivasan Mendham, US 119 2463

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