CARDIOVASCULAR PATENTS

Learn more about the patents we hold for our products. Products will be listed alphabetically. Additional patents may be pending.

Products listed here may not be approved in all countries. Listing of the patent information does not mean to confer approval status.

BILIARY STENT SYSTEMS

Absolute Pro™ Vascular Self-Expanding Stent System

U.S. Patents: 6,896,697; 7,175,650; 7,258,697; 7,303,798

Omnilink Elite™ Vascular Balloon-Expandable Stent System

U.S. Patents: 7,105,013; 7,141,059; 7,273,485; 7,273,487; 8,221,444

CAROTID SYSTEMS

ACCUNET™ Embolic Protection System

U.S. Patents: 7,780,694; 7,901,426; 8,057,505

Emboshield NAV6™ Embolic Protection System

U.S. Patents: 7,901,426; 8,057,505

XACT™ Carotid Stent System

U.S. Patents: 6,896,697; 7,175,650; 7,303,798; 8,425,588

CORONARY DRUG ELUTING STENTS

XIENCE Family of Drug-Eluting Stents

U.S. Patents: 7,549,975; 7,563,400; 7,763,198; 7,828,766; 7,901,426; 7,906,066; 7,947,207; 8,043,553; 8,052,638; 8,070,719; 8,075,583; 8,221,112; 8,221,444; 8,382,738; 8,388,575; 8,388,602; 8,388,640; 8,394,055; 8,444,608; 8,444,802; 8,535,596; 8,540,927; 8,613,722; 8,721,624; 8,905,967; 8,940,010; 9,095,689; 9,205,223; 9,211,392; 9,381,325; 9,539,368; 9,649,474; 9,669,196; 9,707,381; 10,166,371; 10,245,352

GUIDEWIRES

Hi-Torque Command™, Hi-Torque Turntrac™ and Hi-Torque Proceed™

U.S. Patents: 9,636,485;9,724,494; 10,335,580; 10,556,287; 10,717,145; 11,440,127; 11,452,533; 11,548,086

OCT & FFR

Dragonfly™ OPTIS™ OCT Imaging Catheter

U.S. Patents: 7,813,609; 8,206,377; 8,503,844

ILUMIEN™ OPTIS™ PCI Optimization™ System

U.S. Patents: 7,414,779 (FDML systems only); 7,916,387 (FDML systems only); 8,315,282; 8,325,419; 8,412,312; 8,581,643; 8,582,109; 8,902,941; 9.488.464; 9,983,356; 9,989,945; 10,331,099; 11,241,154

OPTIS™ Integrated System

U.S. Patents: 7,414,779 (FDML systems only); 7,916,387 (FDML systems only); 8,315,282; 8,325,419; 8,412,312; 8,581,643; 8,582,109; 8,902,941; 9,488,464; 9,610,064; 9,983,356; 9,989,945; 10,331,099; 11,241,154

PhysioMon™ Software Kit

U.S. Patent: 7,450,989

PressureWire™ Receiver

U.S. Patents: 7,724,148; 8,174,395; 8,216,151; 8,410,940; 8,461,997; 8,641,633 & Patent pending

PressureWire™ X Guidewire (wired)

U.S. Patents: 7,450,989; 7,775,992; 8,038,628; 8,641,633 & Patent pending

PressureWire™ X Guidewire (wireless)

U.S. Patents: 7,450,989; 7,724,148; 7,775,992; 8,038,628; 8,174,395; 8,216,151; 8,410,940; 8,461,997; 8,641,633; 9,220,461 & Patent pending

QUANTIEN™ Measurement System

U.S. Patents: 6,754,608; 7,450,989; 7,724,148; 7,775,988; 8,174,395; 8,216,151; 8,410,940; 8,461,997; 8,641,633 & Patent pending

RadiAnalyzer™ ThermoOption™ Kit

U.S. Patent: 7,775,988 

RadiAnalyzer™ Xpress Measurement System

U.S. Patents: 7,450,989; 7,775,988

RadiView™ Software Kit

U.S. Patent:  7,450,989 & Patent pending

PERIPHERAL BALLOON SYSTEMS

Armada™ Catheter

U.S. Patents: 7,549,975; 7,828,766; 7,862,541; 8,444,802; 8,905,967; 9,649,474

PERIPHERAL STENT SYSTEMS

Omnilink Elite™ Vascular Balloon-Expandable Stent System

U.S. Patents: 7,105,013; 7,141,059; 7,273,485; 7,273,487

Supera™ Peripheral Stent System

U.S. Patents: 8,419,788; 8,739,382; 8,876,881; 8,966,733; 9,023,095; 9,149,374; 9,408,729; 9,408,730; 9,585,776; 9,629,736; 9,895,242; 10,201,443; 10,470,902; 11,007,074; 11,045,336; 11,357,649

VESSEL CLOSURE

FemoStop™ Gold Compression Assist

U.S. Patent: 7,938,846

PERCLOSE PROGLIDE™ Suture-Mediated Closure System

U.S. Patents: 7,160,309; 7,235,087; 7,390,328; 7,449,024; 7,462,188; 7,883,517; 8,083,754; 8,211,122; 8,252,008; 8,257,368; 8,267,947; 8,313,498; 8,419,753; 8,430,893; 9,138,214; 9,301,747; 9,320,515; 9,345,475; 9,364,209; 9,370,353; 9,592,038; 9,757,108; 9,993,237; 10,194,903; 10,426,449; 10,463,353; 10,537,312; 10,743,864; 10,772,621; 10,806,439; 11,129,610; 11,154,293; 11,375,994; 11,439,383; 11,647,997; 11,666,315; 11,672,518

RadiStop™ Compression Assist Device

U.S. Patent: 8,945,173

STARCLOSE SE™ Vascular Closure System

U.S Patents: 7,108,710; 8,226,681; 8,303,624; 8,313,497; 8,323,312; 8,518,057; 8,529,587; 8,556,932; 8,579,932; 8,603,137; 9,149,276; 9,211,203; 9,241,707; 9,332,981; 9,345,474; 9,414,824; 9,456,811; 9,456,814; 9,486,132; 10,085,753; 10,111,653; 10,271,834; 10,507,013; 10,537,313; 10,980,531; 11,051,80; 11,344,304; 11,439,378; 11,589,856