This article was originally published in Start Up
The design of currently marketed stents is not optimal in treating stenosis in or next to coronary bifurcations. Stentys, founded by noted cardiologist and entrepreneur Jacques Séguin, MD, PhD, aims to improve on outcomes while keeping things simple. It believes its bifurcation stent will be as easy for cardiologists to use as conventional stents, but that its novel design will provide superior clinical results by enabling full opening and scaffolding of the side branch.
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