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Abbott Submits PMA For Absorb Bioresorbable Scaffold

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

Executive Summary

The firm's FDA submission for the first-in-class bioresorbable vascular scaffold was completed in the second quarter, a spokesman said. That appears to be ahead of a prior estimate to submit by the end of 2015.

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