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United States Patent Application

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A stent for treating a physical anomaly. The stent includes a skeletal support structure for expanding in the physical anomaly and a shape memory material coupled to the skeletal support structure.
Wilson, Thomas S. (Castro Valley, CA), Maitland, Duncan J. (Pleasant Hill, CA), Small, IV, Ward (Livermore, CA), Buckley, Patrick R. (Alameda, CA), Benett, William J. (Livermore, CA), Hartman, Jonathan (Sacramento, CA), Saloner, David A. (San Rafael, CA)
14/ 797,973
July 13, 2015
STATEMENT AS TO RIGHTS TO INVENTIONS MADE UNDER FEDERALLY SPONSORED RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT [0002] The United States Government has rights in this invention pursuant to Contract No. DE-AC52-07NA27344 between the United States Department of Energy and Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC for the operation of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.