US 10,888,408 B2
Packaging for dry tissue prosthetic heart valve
Raymond Ryan, Limerick (IE); David Clarke, Galway (IE); Kshitija Garde, Fullerton, CA (US); Ya Guo, Irvine, CA (US); Benjamin Wong, Irvine, CA (US); Yogesh Darekar, Irvine, CA (US); Luke Lehmann, Newport Beach, CA (US); Wei Wang, Garden Grove, CA (US); Laura McKinley, Tustin, CA (US); Paul Devereux, Galway (IE); Joshua Dudney, Mission Viejo, CA (US); Tracey Tien, Irvine, CA (US); and Karl Olney, Tustin, CA (US)
Assigned to Medtronic Vascular, Inc., Santa Rosa, CA (US)
Filed by Medtronic Vascular, Inc., Santa Rosa, CA (US)
Filed on May 2, 2018, as Appl. No. 15/968,847.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/500,046, filed on May 2, 2017.
Prior Publication US 2018/0318060 A1, Nov. 8, 2018
Int. Cl. A61F 2/00 (2006.01); B65D 81/22 (2006.01); B65D 81/18 (2006.01); A61F 2/24 (2006.01); A61L 2/26 (2006.01); A61L 2/20 (2006.01); A61L 2/08 (2006.01)
CPC A61F 2/0095 (2013.01) [A61F 2/2412 (2013.01); A61L 2/206 (2013.01); A61L 2/26 (2013.01); B65D 81/18 (2013.01); B65D 81/22 (2013.01); A61F 2/2418 (2013.01); A61L 2/08 (2013.01); A61L 2/208 (2013.01); A61L 2202/182 (2013.01); A61L 2202/21 (2013.01)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A packaged prosthetic heart valve, the packaged prosthetic heart valve comprising:
a prosthetic heart valve; and
a container including a first compartment housing the prosthetic heart valve and a second compartment housing a hydrogel; wherein a semi-permeable membrane separates the first and second compartments and the semi-permeable membrane further separates the hydrogel from the first compartment.