Patent Number: 10,028,851

Title: Coatings for controlling erosion of a substrate of an implantable medical device

Abstract: An implantable medical device, such as a stent, with a coating region for controlling erosion of the substrate region is disclosed.

Inventors: Dugan; Steve (San Francisco, CA), Gale; David C. (San Jose, CA)

Assignee: Advanced Cardiovascular Systems, Inc.

International Classification: A61F 2/06 (20130101); A61F 2/915 (20130101); A61L 31/14 (20060101); A61L 31/10 (20060101); A61F 2/91 (20130101)

Expiration Date: 2022-07-24 0:00:00