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(11)EP 2 155 114 B8

(12)CORRECTED EUROPEAN PATENT SPECIFICATION
Note: Bibliography reflects the latest situation

(15)Correction information:
Corrected version no 1 (W1 B1)

(48)Corrigendum issued on:
20.05.2020 Bulletin 2020/21

(45)Mention of the grant of the patent:
08.04.2020 Bulletin 2020/15

(21)Application number: 08768102.9

(22)Date of filing:  04.06.2008
(51)Int. Cl.: 
A61F 2/24  (2006.01)
(86)International application number:
PCT/US2008/007015
(87)International publication number:
WO 2008/150529 (11.12.2008 Gazette  2008/50)

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PROSTHETIC HEART VALVES

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VALVULES CARDIAQUES PROTHÉTIQUES


(84)Designated Contracting States:
AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MT NL NO PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

(30)Priority: 04.06.2007 US 933274 P

(43)Date of publication of application:
24.02.2010 Bulletin 2010/08

(60)Divisional application:
13187880.3 / 2698129

(73)Proprietor: St. Jude Medical, LLC
Abbott Park, IL 60064 (US)

(72)Inventors:
  • BRAIDO, Peter N.
    Wyoming, MN 55092 (US)
  • ALKHATIB, Yousef, F.
    Maple Grove, Minnesota 55369 (US)

(74)Representative: Gill Jennings & Every LLP 
The Broadgate Tower 20 Primrose Street
London EC2A 2ES
London EC2A 2ES (GB)


(56)References cited: : 
EP-A- 1 690 515
WO-A-2008/028569
US-A1- 2005 137 690
US-A1- 2006 122 686
US-A1- 2006 259 137
WO-A-2006/127765
US-A1- 2002 138 138
US-A1- 2005 234 546
US-A1- 2006 122 692
  
      
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