NATEC Medical Ltd Receives CE Mark Approval for the Coral CoCr Coronary Stent System

One of the thinnest chromium cobalt coronary stents available on the market, with an innovative finishing surface treatment.

May 19, 2014 — NATEC Medical Ltd launched its first Cobalt Chromium coronary stent, for its OBL or OEM offering.

It is a closed cells stent design combining reinforced proximal/distal part to specific lockers all along the scaffold, limiting the longitudinal compression effects and struts flaring. With a 65μ strut thickness, it provides an excellent radiopacity and a high radial force. Coral CoCr offers an outstanding deliverability and comformability platform.

The Coral CoCr stent has been designed to cover the most challenging cases where crossing and trackability are essentials. The Coral CoCr stent manufacturing includes the SealCrimp process, thus limiting the mechanical constraints during crimping while featuring major retention forces.

“Since BVS are not available in every countries and all patients are not eligible for DES, BMS must always be more efficient and safer. Although indications for this therapeutical option have decreased as clinical results and various meta-analysis became available over the past few months, expressed needs for this type of technology represent nevertheless about 1 million procedures worldwide. Furthermore, National Healthcare Systems around the world have not yet approved the latest technological developments. Yet, these patients still need an effective treatment” said Miroslav SECEROV, VP Sales & Marketing.

About NATEC Medical

Over the past 15 years, the Mauritius-based PTCA and PTA balloon catheters manufacturer and distributor Natec Medical has proven to be the global partner for OEM medical devices market including drug eluting balloon platforms, to prestigious clients who place their trust in our expertise and quality products. New orientations are driven by strategic business alliances, extended product portfolios and new value services, amongst which is a complete crimping department with all the latest machines available. NATEC Medical is a privately held company.