Patent Number: 7,047,074

Title: Electromagnetic interference immune tissue invasive system

Abstract: An electromagnetic immune tissue invasive system includes a primary device housing. The primary device housing having a control circuit therein. A shielding is formed around the primary device housing to shield the primary device housing and any circuits therein from electromagnetic interference. A lead system transmits and receives signals between the primary device housing. The lead system is either a fiber optic system or an electrically shielded electrical lead system.

Inventors: Connelly; Patrick R. (Rochester, NY), Weiner; Michael L. (Webster, NY), MacDonald; Stuart G. (Pultneyville, NY), Foster; Thomas H. (Rochester, NY), Greatbatch; Wilson (Akron, NY), Miller; Victor (Clarence, NY)

Assignee: Biophan Technologies, Inc.

International Classification: A61N 1/362 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/16/02018