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MultiCell's Majority Owned Subsidiary Acquires Bioabsorbable Interventional Cardiology Stent Assets
Date:10/19/2010

ation of the delivery of combination drug therapies to provide superior clinical results.  The Ideal™ BioStent represents a significant advance over currently available stents, including:

  • The ability to promote positive vessel remodeling.
  • A significant reduction in late-stent thrombosis risk.
  • No metal artifact remaining in the patient's body after vessel healing.
  • The reduced need for long-term and costly anti-platelet therapy.  

In extensive animal testing and initial human use, the Ideal™ BioStent demonstrated equivalence in safety, short-term efficacy and structural integrity when compared with today's leading bare metal stent and drug-eluting metal stent. Importantly, unlike other bioabsorbable stent technologies, the Ideal™ BioStent showed no stent recoil, both acute and at six month follow up, remaining well apposed to the vessel wall.  Furthermore, the Ideal™ BioStent is designed to be fully absorbed at 12 months leaving no metal artifact behind in the blood vessel, and allows the blood vessel to heal and return to its natural biological state.

The ability of the Ideal™ BioStent to leave no permanent structure behind offers several advantages over today's drug eluting and bare metal stents:  

  • No risk of late adverse events.  Because the Ideal™ BioStent eliminates the permanent implant and polymer of today's drug-eluting stents, it also eliminates the risk of late adverse events, such as late stent thrombosis.  Patients will not require costly antiplatelet therapy for long durations, potentially opening the market to diabetic patients, or patients with other bleeding disorders who were previously contraindicated for stent placement.  

  • Promotes remodeling of the artery.  Permanent metal st
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