Patents by Inventor Yapeng Xu

Yapeng Xu has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20210045749
    Abstract: In some examples, an embolization device includes multiple sections with three-dimensional non-helical structures when deployed at a vascular site. The multiple sections include a first section and one or more second sections that are smaller than the first section. The first section may have a deployed structure configured to anchor the device at a vascular site (e.g., a blood vessel) of a patient while each of the one or more second sections may be formed from loops that configured to pack and obstruct the vascular site. In some cases, the embolization device also includes a third section having a deployed configuration with multiple helical windings or loops is configured to anchor the embolization device at the vascular site.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 13, 2019
    Publication date: February 18, 2021
    Inventors: Yihan Wang, Victoria Schuman, Zhimin Fang, Yapeng Xu, Haitao Cao, Zhipeng Chen, Xiaojing Guo, Shichang Wen