Stents

Boston Scientific, fully absorbable scaffold, FAST study, resorbable
Feature | Stents Bioresorbable| July 20, 2015
July 20, 2015 - Boston Scientific has initiated a study of the company's first fully resorbable drug-eluting scaffold...
Veryan Medical, BioMimics 3D femoropopliteal stent, MIMICS-2 study, PAD
News | Stents Peripheral| July 17, 2015
July 17, 2015 - Veryan Medical announced that the first subject has been enrolled in their...
Medtronic, Protege GPS self-expanding peripheral stent, FDA approval
Technology | July 16, 2015
July 16, 2015 — Medtronic plc announced that its Protege GPS self-expanding...
carotid artery stenting, outcomes, JACC, Beau Hawkins, Robert Yeh, CARE Registry
Feature | Stents Carotid| July 13, 2015
July 13, 2015 - Hospitals performing ...
InspireMD, CGuard, PARADIGM study, EuroPCR 2015, Musialek

Image courtesy of InspireMD

News | Embolic Protection Devices| June 23, 2015
June 23, 2015 - InspireMD Inc. announced that its CGuard...
Stentys, Xposition S, CE Mark, EuroPCR
News | Stents| June 18, 2015
June 18, 2015 - Stentys announced in April that it received CE Marking for its new...
News | Stents Carotid| June 17, 2015
June 17, 2015 - Karam Moon, M.D., winner of the DePuy Synthes Cerebrovascular Section Resident/Fellow Award, presented...
Xposition S, Stentys, SETUP trial, results, EuroPCR, EuroIntervention

Xposition S image courtesy of Stentys

News | Stents Drug Eluting| June 17, 2015
June 17, 2015 - Stentys announced that the findings of the first Xposition clinical experience, as part of the SETUP...
Biotronik, Pulsar-18, Michael Lichtenberg, study
News | Stents Peripheral| June 10, 2015
June 10, 2015 - Biotronik announced the publication of promising...
Fantom, REVA Medical, FANTOM II trial, ACC

Fantom image courtesy of REVA Medical Inc.

News | June 05, 2015
June 5, 2015 - REVA Medical Inc. announced the initiation of patient enrollment in the FANTOM II clinical trial of its...
Technology | June 01, 2015
June 1, 2015 — Silk Road Medical Inc. announced the company received U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k)...
electronic stents, bioresorbable electronic stent, BES

An illustration of the bioresorbable electronic stent developed in the Korean study. It uses a magnesium stent which doubles as a wireless transmission antenna, flexible microelectronic sensors for blood flow and temperature, and a polylactic acid polymer coating with embedded drug-filled nanospheres that release the drug only when stimulated by heat or light. Image from ACS Nano.

Feature | May 28, 2015 | Dave Fornell
With the recent innovation of flexible microelectronic sensor circuits that can be made from bioresorbable materials,...
OrbusNeich, Combo, EPC, HARMONEE study, U.S.
News | May 28, 2015
May 28, 2015 — OrbusNeich has announced that the first U.S. patient has been enrolled in the HARMONEE (Harmonized...
ART, PBS, pure bioresorbable scaffold, CE Mark
Feature | May 26, 2015
May 26, 2015 — Privately-held company Arterial Remodeling Technologies (ART) announced CE Mark clearance for its next-...
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