Oct 12, 2018 12:44 PM IST | Healthcare
Indian-American Dr Kiran Patel invests $60 million in medical device company Concept Medical
Dr Kiran Patel's investment is for the Concept Medical Inc, a Florida-based medical device company's Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) for the world's first sirolimus-coated balloon.
Sirolimus balloon catheter is a drug-coated balloon, which is a replacement of the stent. If a stent cannot be placed in human body or doesn't have a good outcome, then sirolimus balloon is used.
Published Date: Oct 12th, 2018 12:43 PM | Updated Date: Oct 12, 2018 12:44 PM IST