Global patent index - EP 1035753 A1

EP 1035753 A1 2000-09-13 - Implantable acoustic device

Title (en)

Implantable acoustic device

Title (de)

Inplantierbare akustische Vorrichtung

Title (fr)

Dispositif acoustique implantable

Publication

EP 1035753 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99104444 A

Priority

EP 99104444 A

Abstract (en)

An acoustic device implantable into the middle ear is described, having a sound conveyor (9) or (5'), inserted in the middle ear, which sends acoustic waves directly to the organs of the middle ear, which direct the sounds towards the brain; the device not obstructing the canal (22) and cooperating with the external parts of the ear: auricle (21) and canal (22). <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

H04R 25/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H04R 25/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H04R 25/606 (2013.01); H04R 25/456 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 1035753 A1 20000913

INPADOC legal status

2002-03-14 [REG DE 8566] DESIGNATED COUNTRY DE NOT LONGER VALID

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2002-01-23 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

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- Effective date: 20010314

2001-05-30 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

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