Port for Bypass Surgery System Approved

FDA has approved the PAS-Port system from Cardica Inc., reports the Associated Press. The system is used to create a secure connection between the body's main artery and vein grafts during cardiac bypass surgery. That connection enables a damaged or blocked artery to be bypassed. Shares of Cardica rose more than 25% after the approval was announced.

September 10, 2008

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Port for Bypass Surgery System Approved

FDA has approved the PAS-Port system from Cardica Inc., reports the Associated Press. The system is used to create a secure connection between the body's main artery and vein grafts during cardiac bypass surgery. That connection enables a damaged or blocked artery to be bypassed. Shares of Cardica rose more than 25% after the approval was announced.

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