Topic: abdominal aortic aneurysms
The minimally invasive Valiant TAAA system aims to serve as a new, off-the-shelf intervention, whereas the current standard of care is bypass surgery.
Machine learning identified mutations in 60 genes that raise the risk of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA).
An FDA advisory panel voted 11 to 4 to recommend premarket approval of Cordis’ endovascular stent graft for abdominal aortic aneurysms.
MicroPort Scientific has invested $15 million in Lombard Medical as part of a deal that gives it rights to stent grafts in China and Brazil.