1. Stentys self-expanding stent receives CE Marking to treat acute coronary syndrome (ACS)

    PRINCETON, N.J., and PARIS, March 5, 2010-Medical device pioneer Stentys announced today that it has received CE Marking for its self-expanding and disconnectable stent to treat acute coronary syndrome (ACS). The self-expanding feature of the Stentys platform, unrivaled in the stent industry, is designed to ensure optimal apposition of a stent in the critical initial hours and days after an acute myocardial infarction (AMI) procedure, by being continuously applied to the vessel's internal surface even during thrombus and vessel spasm relief-thereby avoiding malapposition, a significant concern to cardiologists. "For European regulatory approval we have demonstrated how the Stentys ...
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