Petition for Inter Partes Review of Blood Pump Patent

April 17, 2017 – Abiomed R&D, Inc. and Abiomed, Inc. petitioned for inter partes review of claims 1-8, 10-23, 25-27, and 29-30 of Maquet Cardiovascular, LLC’s U.S. Patent No. 9,561,314, “Guidable intravascular blood pump and related methods.”

The cases are IPR2017-01204 and IPR2017-01205, before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board.

By: Joyce L. Nadipuram