Patent Number: 8,721,706

Title: Specialty stents with flow control features or the like

Abstract: Methods and systems are described for receiving a parameter relating to a specific patient and for configuring a stent with a flow occlusion portion in response to receiving the parameter relating to the specific patient.

Inventors: Jung; Edward K. Y. (Bellevue, WA), Langer; Robert (Newton, MA), Leuthardt; Eric C. (St. Louis, MO), Levien; Royce A. (Lexington, MA), Lord; Robert W. (Seattle, WA), Malamud; Mark A. (Seattle, WA), Rinaldo, Jr.; John D. (Bellevue, WA), Tegreene; Clarence T. (Bellevue, WA), Wood, Jr.; Lowell L. (Livermore, CA)

Assignee: The Invention Science Fund I, LLC

International Classification: A61F 2/06 (20130101); G06Q 10/00 (20120101); G06Q 50/00 (20120101); A61M 29/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/13/12018