Stents Drug Eluting

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for drug eluting stents (DES). This includes both metallic and bioresorbable drug-eluting stents and related clinical trial data.

News | August 16, 2013

August 16, 2013 — Patient enrollment has been initiated in a post-market registry for the Combo Dual Therapy...

Xience Prime Orsiro Drug Eluting Stent BIO-GLOW II Clinical Study Biotronik Abbo
News | July 01, 2013

July 1, 2013 — Primary end-point results from the BIOFLOW-II...

News | June 24, 2013

June 24, 2013 — Final six and 12-month results of the DIRECT first-in-man...

News | June 11, 2013

June 11, 2013 — New long-term data from the DIVERGE...

Xience Xpedition 48 Abbott Vascular CE mark Europe
News | May 28, 2013

May 28, 2013 — Abbott announced CE mark in Europe for the Xience Xpedition 48 Everolimus Eluting Coronary Stent...

News | April 30, 2013

April 30, 2013 — Cook Medical has initiated a global voluntary recall of its Zilver PTX Drug Eluting Peripheral...

Medtronic Resolute Drug Eluting Stent Dual Antiplatelet Therapy Clinical
News | March 28, 2013

March 28, 2013 — Cardiologists at ACC.13 learned that patients with coronary artery disease who received a Resolute...

News | March 20, 2013

March 20, 2013 — Svelte Medical Systems announced treatment of the first patient in the DIRECT II (Direct...

News | February 28, 2013

February 28, 2013 — OrbusNeich announced that OrbusNeich Medical GmbH has commenced patent infringement actions in...

Medtronic Resolute Integrity Stent FDA Approval 34, 38 mm
Technology | February 25, 2013

February 25, 2013 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the 34 and 38 mm lengths of the...

Feature | February 18, 2013

February 18, 2013 — Boston Scientific received CE mark approval for the Promus Premier everolimus-eluting platinum...

Biosensors BioMatrix

The LEADERS Trial showed that the Biosensors BioMatrix, a drug-eluting stent with a biodegradable abluminal polymer coating, was functionally equivalent to a regular nonbiodegradable stent.

Feature | February 04, 2013 | Kamran Zamanian, Ph.D.

The interventional cardiology market includes, but is not limited to, drug-eluting stents, bare-metal stents,...

BioSensors International BioFreedom Drug Coated Stent CE mark
News | January 31, 2013

January 31, 2013 — Biosensors International has announced CE mark approval for its polymer-free drug-coated stent (...

Feature | January 16, 2013

January 16, 2013 — Just weeks after the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Cook Medical’s Zilver PTX drug-...

Abbott Absorb bioresorbable stent
Feature | January 08, 2013

January 8, 2013 — Abbott announced the initiation of the ABSORB III clinical trial in patients in the United States...

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