June 16, 2017

Evasc gains C$10M series A round for pivotal U.S. trial of cerebral aneurysm clip

Vancouver start up Evasc Neurovascular Enterprises ULC has developed the Eclips Aneurysm Remodeling System; it’s expected to offer a potential new standard-of-care, particularly in wide-neck bifurcations.

May 23, 2017

Role of preliminary registry data in development of a clinical trial for an innovative device

Establishing a national health policy at a macro level involves the integration of a series of health initiatives across a spectrum of activities, including clinical care. Evaluation of the safety and efficacy of a new medical device ultimately evolves to testing in humans.

April 7, 2017

The second-generation eCLIPs Endovascular Clip System: initial experience

Treatment of wide-necked intracranial aneurysms is associated with higher recanalization and complication rates; however, the most commonly used methods are not specifically designed to work in bifurcation lesions.

March 30, 2017

Physiological remodeling of bifurcation aneurysms: preclinical results of the eCLIPs device

Sixty-four percent of all cerebral aneurysms occur at arterial bifurcations. To date, there are no commercially available stents and few endoluminal devices that are specfically designed to treat bifurcation aneurysms.

November 7, 2016

A training paradigm to enhance performance and safe use of an innovative neuroendovascular device

Training has been important to facilitate the safe use of new devices designed to repair vascular structures. This paper outlines the generic elements of a training program for vascular devices and uses as an example the actual training requirements for a novel device developed for the treatment of bifurcation intracranial aneurysms.

June 30, 2015

The Past, Present and Future of Endovascular Aneurysm Treatment

The technology available for the endovascular treatment of intracranial aneurysms is rapidly evolving. Both current and future devices are described.