Global patent index - EP 1071379 A1

EP 1071379 A1 2001-01-31 - DEVICE FORMING AN INTRALUMINAL INTRA-CORPOREAL, IN PARTICULAR ABDOMINAL AORTIC, PROSTHESIS

Title (en)

DEVICE FORMING AN INTRALUMINAL INTRA-CORPOREAL, IN PARTICULAR ABDOMINAL AORTIC, PROSTHESIS

Title (de)

ENDOLUMINALE INTRAKORPORALE ENDOPROTHESE, INSBESONDERE FÜR DIE BAUCH-AORTA

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF FORMANT ENDOPROTHESE INTRACORPORELLE ENDOLUMINALE, EN PARTICULIER AORTIQUE ABDOMINALE

Publication

EP 1071379 A1 (FR)

Application

EP 99904929 A

Priority

  • FR 9900396 W
  • FR 9802259 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: FR2775182A1] The endoprosthesis has a main section (122) deployed transversely to fill the blood vessel in which it is implanted and equipped at its upper end with a fastening section (190), also made of a biocompatible material and deployed inside a healthy zone of the blood vessel. The fastening section, attached to the first section of the prosthesis by connecting arms (192), is made from a zigzag wire or strip of a biocompatible alloy with a shape memory effect, preferably the same as that of the main section.

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

A61F 2/06

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61F 2/07 (2013.01); A61F 2/89 (2013.01); A61F 2/90 (2013.01); A61F 2/06 (2013.01); A61F 2/82 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61F 2/07 (2013.01); A61F 2/89 (2013.01); A61F 2/90 (2013.01); A61F 2002/061 (2013.01); A61F 2002/065 (2013.01); A61F 2002/075 (2013.01); A61F 2002/825 (2013.01); A61F 2220/0058 (2013.01); A61F 2220/0075 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9943273A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE ES FR GB IE IT LI NL SE

EPO simple patent family

FR 2775182 A1 19990827; FR 2775182 B1 20000728; AU 2526099 A 19990915; EP 1071379 A1 20010131; US 6102940 A 20000815; WO 9943273 A1 19990902

INPADOC legal status

2005-02-23 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

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- Effective date: 20030902

2002-01-09 [111L] LICENCES

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- Free Format Text: 20011023 0100 COUSIN BIOTECH SA

2002-01-02 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: VERTEX SA

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2001-01-31 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

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- Effective date: 20001113

2001-01-31 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

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- Designated State(s): AT BE CH DE ES FR GB IE IT LI NL SE