Valve-containing stents for heart defects correction

Application: treatment of congenital and acquired aortic valve for operations with cardiopulmonary bypass.

Advantages: «seamless» technique of implantation; reduced time and cardiopulmonary bypass time, aortic cross-clamping; nitinol stent makes it easy to position the valve during implantation.

Key features: material (nickel-titanium alloy and bovine pericardium) has high biocompatibility. It does not cause an allergic and chemical reaction in contact with the human’s tissues.

Developed: Technological Park of BNTU «Polytechnic» in collaboration with Research and Practical Center «Cardiology», Supervisors – Prof. Dr. Vladimir Minchenya, PhD., Prof. Alexander Mrochek, MD, Prof. Dr. Yury Ostrovsky, MD.

Tel.: +375 17 293 96 80, fax: +375 17 292 19 78, e-mail: d_korznikov@icm.by, annaavtushko1990@gmail.com.