Wallaby Medical Avenir® Mechanical Detachable Coil System Receives China NMPA Approval

Date: 2021-08-23 09:06by Wallaby Medical

Aug. 21, 2021- Wallaby Medical, a medical technology company focusing on developing and commercializing products to prevent and treat stroke, announced that the Avenir® mechanical detachable coil system, a product independently developed by Wallaby Medical, was recently approved by the China National Medical Products Administration (NMPA). Avenir® mechanical detachable coil system is mainly used for intravascular embolization of intracranial aneurysms and other neurovascular malformations (such as arteriovenous malformations and arteriovenous fistulas), as well as arterial and venous embolization of peripheral blood vessels.

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According to the “Health Statistics Yearbook 2020”, the neurovascular disease mortality ranks No.3 among the main disease mortality in China, of which accounting for up to 20.61%. Neurovascular disease severely threatens the health and wellbeing of Chinese residents. Wallaby Medical, as an international medical device company headquartered in Shanghai, has been on the forefront of innovating and commercializing a full range of products for diagnosing and treating neurovascular disease, with the goal of working with the Chinese physician community to save the most number of lives affected by stroke.

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Avenir® mechanical detachable coil system is designed with three outstanding advantages: complex framing、ultra-soft finishing、instant detachment. With a complete product series including stable framing coils, ultra-volume filling coils and ultra-soft finishing coils, Avenir® enables the physicians to treat endovascular embolization of intracranial aneurysms and other neurovascular malformations (such as arteriovenous malformations and arteriovenous fistulas), as well as arterial and venous embolization of peripheral blood vessels. The reduced first loop diameter of coils minimizes the coil herniation during aneurysm introduction. The exceptional framing effect provides excellent wall apposition and implant distribution to facilitate dense packing. In addition, ultra-soft finishing coils and ultra-fine primary wire enhance softness and conformability, allowing for optimal space seeking capability for the deployed coils to realize higher packing density.

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“Wallaby Medical is focused on providing a full range of neurointervention medical device products for the physician community, leveraging our strong R&D capabilities to develops products with excellent performance and technical differentiation. Avenir® mechanical detachable coil system is a prime example of us providing physicians the best possible products to allow them to improve patient outcomes. Avenir® has already been commercialized in more than 20 countries and regions around the world, and we are extremely excited to be able to bring this offering to Chinese physicians. China is crucial to Wallaby’s continued growth and we are honored to be able to have this product save lives affected by stroke in China.” said Michael Alper, CEO, Wallaby Medical.

About Wallaby Medical,

Wallaby Medical focuses on developing and commercializing medical device products for treating stroke. Wallaby’s products include the Avenir® Coil System which is a technically differentiated neuro embolic coil system for treating intracranial aneurysms and other neurovascular abnormalities and the Esperance DAC catheter for ischemic stroke and hemorrhagic stroke treatment procedures. Wallaby’s products are commercialized in over 20 countries and regions. For more information, visit www.wallabymedical.com.

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