MicroVention Sued for Infringement of Catheter Patent

May 3, 2017 – On May 2, 2017, Mirage IP sued MicroVention, Inc. for infringement, alleging that Defendant’s “Traxcess Guidewire” product infringes U.S. Patent No. 6,375,629, entitled “Core Wire with Shapeable Tip,” and that Defendant’s Scepter C balloon catheter infringes U.S. Patent No. 6,958,059, entitled “Methods and Apparatuses for Drug Delivery to an Intravascular Occlusion.”

The case is captioned Mirage IP LLC v. MicroVention, Inc. in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, TXED-2-17-cv-00380.

By: Joyce L. Nadipuram