AT439107T - Microsurgical instruments for ophthalmology - Google Patents

Microsurgical instruments for ophthalmology


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AT439107T AT04750224T AT04750224T AT439107T AT 439107 T AT439107 T AT 439107T AT 04750224 T AT04750224 T AT 04750224T AT 04750224 T AT04750224 T AT 04750224T AT 439107 T AT439107 T AT 439107T
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microsurgical instruments
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Stanley Conston
David Kupiecki
John Mckenzie
Ronald Yamamoto
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Iscience Interventional Corp
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Priority to PCT/US2004/011783 priority patent/WO2004093761A1/en
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    • A61F9/00Methods or devices for treatment of the eyes; Devices for putting-in contact lenses; Devices to correct squinting; Apparatus to guide the blind; Protective devices for the eyes, carried on the body or in the hand
    • A61F9/007Methods or devices for eye surgery
    • A61F9/00781Apparatus for modifying intraocular pressure, e.g. for glaucoma treatment
AT04750224T 2003-04-16 2004-04-16 Microsurgical instruments for ophthalmology AT439107T (en)

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US46354903P true 2003-04-16 2003-04-16
PCT/US2004/011783 WO2004093761A1 (en) 2003-04-16 2004-04-16 Opthalmic microsurgical instruments

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US (1) US20070073275A1 (en)
EP (1) EP1615604B1 (en)
AT (1) AT439107T (en)
AU (1) AU2004231968B2 (en)
CA (1) CA2522956C (en)
DE (1) DE602004022526D1 (en)
WO (1) WO2004093761A1 (en)

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AU2004231968B2 (en) 2011-02-24
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CA2522956C (en) 2012-07-10
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