Company

Intellectual Property

Cardiac Dimensions has maintained a robust intellectual property strategy since its founding. Patent coverage includes percutaneous mitral valve annuloplasty device and delivery methods. Specific claims cover the current design, in addition to early and alternative devices.

The device, system, and methods of manufacture and use are covered by the following U.S. and corresponding foreign patents. Additional and foreign patents are pending.

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  • EP 1513474 B1
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