Polyganics Scores Breakthrough Designation for Liver and Pancreas Sealant Patch

March 12, 2018

The FDA granted breakthrough designation to Polyganics’ Liver and Pancreas Sealant Patch designed to prevent leakage after hepato-pancreato-biliary procedures.

The device is made from a proprietary polymer that seals off surgically treated tissues during the healing process.

The Dutch company received a grant of $1.4 million from the European Fund for Regional Development last December for clinical validation of the device.

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