Patent Number: 6,254,552

Title: Intra-coronary radiation devices containing Ce-144 or Ru-106

Abstract: An intra-coronary radiation devices containing Ce-144 or Ru-106 deposited onto a wire and coated with a biocompatible material and methods of making and using the same.

Inventors: Lewis; Robert E. (Milford, NH), Singh; Prahlad R. (Arlington, MA), Tercho; Gerald P. (Lexington, MA), Walsh; Paul R. (Harvard, MA)

Assignee: E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company

International Classification: A61K 51/12 (20060101); A61N 5/10 (20060101); A61N 005/00 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018