Inventors: Stevan Nielsen, Bodo Quint, Gerd Seibold, Ib Erling JoergensenApplication number: 12/738,623
Filing date: Oct 17, 2007
"The present disclosure relates to treatment of disorders in the heart rhythm regulation system and, more particularly, to a medical device for tissue cutting and/or migrating wherein the cutting and/or migrating is at least partly actuated by the swelling of a swellable material. The disclosure furthermore relates to a method of producing such a medical device, a kit of such medical devices, and a method for treating such disorders."
This patent references using PolyShield (Polyvivo) polymers.