Stents Bioresorbable

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for bioresorbable stents. These devices are also referred to as bioabsorbable stents, bioresorbable scaffolds and dissolving stents.

Abbott, Absorb bioresorbable stent, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, first Midwest implant
News | Stents Bioresorbable | July 11, 2016

July 11, 2016 — University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, is among the first in the country – and the...

Absorb, bioresorbable stent, FDA approval, FDA approves, FDA clears, dissolving stent

The Abbott Absorb is the first bioresorbable stent to be cleared for use in the United States. 

Technology | Stents Bioresorbable | July 05, 2016 | Dave Fornell

July 5, 2016 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the first fully bioresorbable coronary stent...

News | Stents Bioresorbable | June 06, 2016

June 6, 2016 — Amaranth Medical announced that it completed enrollment in May in the RENASCENT-II study of its novel...

Biotronik, Magmaris bioresorbable magnesium scaffold, BIOSOLVE-II Trial, 12-month results, EuroPCR 2016
News | Stents Bioresorbable | May 17, 2016

May 17, 2016 — Biotronik presented 12-month data from the BIOSOLVE-II trial during a Hotline Session at EuroPCR 2016...

Biosensors' Biomatrix stent.

Feature | Stents | May 16, 2016

May 16, 2016 — Cardinal Health announced it has entered into a distribution agreement with Biosensors that enables...

Absorb, bioresorbable stents
Feature | Stents Bioresorbable | April 13, 2016 | Dave Fornell

Bioresorbable stents have been one of the hottest new cardiovascular technologies discussed at cardiology meetings...

Videos | Stents Bioresorbable | April 12, 2016

Gregg Stone, M.D., director of cardiovascular research and education at Columbia University Medical Center / New...

Abbott, Absorb bioresorbable stent, BVS, FDA advisory panel approval
Feature | Stents Bioresorbable | March 15, 2016 | Dave Fornell

March 15, 2016 — An independent panel of experts convened by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) voted 9 to...

Biotronik, Magnesium Elektron, bioresorbable magnesium coronary scaffold, partner

Specially designed extrusion equipment at Magnesium Elektron’s purpose-built facility in England produces wire made from SynerMag bioresorbable magnesium alloy. Photo courtesy of Business Wire.

News | Stents Bioresorbable | March 11, 2016

March 11, 2016 — Magnesium Elektron, developer, manufacturer and supplier of high-performance magnesium alloys,...

Blog | January 20, 2016

At the beginning of each year, I always try to determine what the next big cardiovascular technology advances to...

Abbott, Absorb, BVS, FDA review, FDA panel

The Abbott Absorb BVS.

News | Cath Lab | January 20, 2016 | Dave Fornell

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Circulatory System Devices Panel is set to review data and offer...

Blog | Cath Lab | November 05, 2015

For the past few years, the focus of the annual Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) meetings has been on...

Videos | TCT | November 05, 2015

DAIC Editor Dave Fornell offers his choices for the most innovative new interventional cardiovascular technologies...

Videos | TCT | November 05, 2015

Tom Watson, clinical analyst for MDBuyLine, and DAIC Dave Fornell discuss some of the technology trends at the 2015...

News | Stents Bioresorbable | October 30, 2015

October 30, 2015 — Results from a clinical trial showed that that the Abbott Absorb everolimus-eluting bioresorbable...

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