Novel bioresorbable scaffold technology for the future

Learning Objectives

  • To learn the principles of biodegradation and vascular response to bioresorbable scaffolds
  • To gain insights into bench testing and pre-clinical data of bioresorbable scaffolds

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  • Session objectives
  • Bench testing: what should be assessed and how?
  • Pre-clinical evaluation: what should be assessed and how?
  • Bench testing and pre-clinical evaluation of a novolimus-eluting scaffold
  • Bench testing and pre-clinical evaluation of a bioresorbable scaffold with a racemic mixture of L and D-lactides
  • Bench testing and pre-clinical evaluation of the Amaranth PLLA scaffold
  • Bench testing and pre-clinical evaluation of polylactic acid bioresorbable scaffold eluting a new limus drug with a hybrid scaffold design
  • Bench testing and pre-clinical evaluation of a sirolimus-eluting scaffold
  • Bench testing and pre-clinical evaluation of magnesium stents