Navigation Links
Preclinical Research on Coronary Stent with CeloNova BioSciences' Polyzene(R)- F Nanocoating Receives Award at CIRSE 2007
Date:9/8/2007

ATLANTA, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Celonova Biosciences, Inc. ("CeloNova"), a leading developer of innovative medical devices, today announced that the paper, "Comparison of late in-stent stenosis and vessel wall inflammation in Cypher(R) Select(TM), Taxus(R) Express(TM), and Polyzene(R)-F nanocoated cobalt chromium stents in a porcine coronary artery model" prepared by Dr. Boris Radeleff has been chosen to receive the CIRSE 2007 Magna Cum Laude EPOS Award.

"We are delighted that Dr. Radeleff has been honored by his peers for his work comparing the performance of the leading drug-eluting stents to a stent treated with CeloNova's proprietary Polyzene(R)-F medically inert surface coating," said Thomas A. Gordy, CeloNova President and Chief Executive Officer. "This award validates the high quality of the work undertaken by Dr. Radeleff and his colleagues to understand how Polyzene(R)-F can enhance the performance of coronary stents by inhibiting restenosis and thrombus formation without the need to resort to an anti-proliferative drug or long-term dual antiplatelet medications. We continue to believe, based on this and other ongoing research, that Polyzene(R)-F represents a revolutionary breakthrough in the quest to develop the ideal long-term solution for coronary stenting."

Dr. Radeleff, a physician at the University Hospital of Heidelberg, received his award at the CIRSE Opening Ceremony and Awards Session in Athens, Greece on Saturday, September 08.

About CIRSE

The Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe is a non-profit making, educational and scientific association of 2,300 interventional professionals with an active personal involvement and interest in interventional radiology or cardiovascular imaging techniques.

About CIRSE 2007

The CIRSE Annual Scientific and Postgraduate Educational Meeting has established itself as the premier gathering for all professionals devoted to the field of Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology in Europe. CIRSE 2007 is a unique forum where medical professionals can meet their colleagues from all around the world, and exchange ideas and information in the field of minimally invasive, image guided therapies.

About CeloNova BioSciences, Inc.

Headquartered near Atlanta, Georgia, CeloNova BioSciences, Inc., is a developer of novel medical devices based on the company's patented Polyzene(R)-F surface coating technology. Polyzene(R)-F is highly lubricious, and possesses both anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties that make it an ideal surface treatment for implanted medical devices. The company's current product portfolio includes its Embozene(TM) Microspheres, used to treat arteriovenous malformations, hypervascularized tumors, uterine fibroids and hepatocellular carcinoma. Other innovative devices are currently in the company's developmental pipeline. For more information, please visit http://www.celonova.com.

Contact: Thomas A. Gordy

President and Chief Executive Officer

+1 770-502-0304


'/>"/>
SOURCE CeloNova BioSciences, Inc.
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. The DIG System Nonradioactive Automated High-Throughput In Situ Hybridization: a Powerful Tool for Functional Genomics Research
2. Quantitation of the Protein MIA as a Marker for Chondrocytes in Research Samples
3. Control Your siRNA Research
4. Getting Started with MicroRNA Research
5. Monitoring Microbial Populations Using Real-Time qPCR on the MJ Research Opticon 2 System
6. Proteomics in Bladder Cancer Research: Protein Profiling of Bladder Squamous Cell Carcinomas, Rev C
7. Research Organics
8. A Robust LC/MS/MS Method for the Quantitation of Very Long Chain Fatty Acids for Research into the Characterization of Peroxisomal Disorders
9. A new LC/MS/MS Research Method for Rapid Quantitation of Five Immunosuppressant Drugs, including Mycophenolic Acid (MPA)
10. Research Tools for Analysis of ZAP-70
11. Technical Specifications Accelerating Your Research with the BD FACSCanto High Throughput Sampler Option
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/23/2016)... June 23, 2016   Boston Biomedical , ... compounds designed to target cancer stemness pathways, announced ... granted Orphan Drug Designation from the U.S. Food ... gastric cancer, including gastroesophageal junction (GEJ) cancer. Napabucasin ... to inhibit cancer stemness pathways by targeting STAT3, ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... -- Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital has signed a ... serve as their official health care provider. As ... provide sponsorship support, athletic training services, and most ... athletes and families. "We are excited ... to bring Houston Methodist quality services and programs ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... -- The Biodesign Challenge (BDC), a university competition that asks ... systems and biotechnology, announced its winning teams at the ... York City . The teams, chosen ... MoMA,s Celeste Bartos Theater during the daylong summit. Keynote ... of architecture and design, and Suzanne Lee , ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... ... STACS DNA Inc., the sample tracking software company, today announced that Dr. Hays ... DNA as a Field Application Specialist. , “I am thrilled that Dr. Young ... DNA. “In further expanding our capacity as a scientific integrator, Hays brings a wealth ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:6/16/2016)... 2016 The global ... reach USD 1.83 billion by 2024, according to ... Technological proliferation and increasing demand in commercial buildings, ... drive the market growth.      (Logo: ... development of advanced multimodal techniques for biometric authentication ...
(Date:6/9/2016)... , June 9, 2016 ... Police deploy Teleste,s video security solution to ensure the safety ... France during the major tournament Teleste, ... communications systems and services, announced today that its video security ... to back up public safety across the country. ...
(Date:6/2/2016)... The Department of Transport Management (DOTM) of ... Dollar project, for the , Supply and Delivery ... IT Infrastructure , to Decatur ... Identity Management Solutions. Numerous renowned international vendors participated in the ... was selected for the most compliant and innovative solution. The ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):