Tag: China

New analysis suggests peripheral artery disease affects 42–60 million Chinese citizens

A new analysis published by The Sage Group has concluded that 42–60 million Chinese citizens are afflicted by peripheral artery disease (PAD), with 5.6–6.3...

Castor branched aortic stent graft gains CFDA approval

The Castor branched aortic stent graft system, developed by MicroPort Endovascular, has obtained the regulatory approval from China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA), formally...

Lombard Medical and MicroPort Scientific Corporation finalise strategic partnership agreements

Lombard Medical and MicroPort Scientific Corporation have finalised the definitive agreements to their strategic partnership first announced on 19 December 2016. The partnership will allow Lombard to accelerate...

Promising 12- and 24-month East Asian experiences for drug-coated balloons

Results from two Asian studies presented at LINC 2017 (24–27 January, Leipzig, Germany), show encouraging outcomes for drug-coated balloon versus percutaneous transluminal angioplasty treatment...