BIOSTABLE Science & Engineering

Simplifying and Standardizing Aortic Valve Repair

BioStable Science & Engineering is a cardiovascular device company focused on developing and commercializing proprietary valve repair technologies that provide an alternative to valve replacement for patients with aortic valve disease.

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Aortic Valve Disease

“Aortic valve insufficiency is the most common valvular heart disease, affecting more than 2.5 million adults world-wide.”
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Valve Repair vs Replacement

“Valve repair is more durable than biological valve replacement and avoids the complications associated with anticoagulation medications required with mechanical valve replacement.”
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HAART Aortic Repair Technologies

Resize the aortic valve annulus to reduce dilatation, Reshape the aortic valve to restore more normal, three-dimensional coaptation geometry, Stabilize the aortic valve to reduce the risk of recurrent annular dilatation.

Read more about the HAART 300 Annuloplasty Device

HAART 300 Aortic Annuloplasty Device

The HAART 300 Aortic Annuloplasty Device was designed from mathematical reconstructions of high resolution, computed tomographic angiogram (CTA) images of normal aortic valves.

HAART 200 Aortic Annuloplasty Device

The HAART 200 Aortic Annuloplasty Device has been designed specifically for use during the repair of bicuspid aortic valves.

(The HAART 200 Aortic Annuloplasty Device is not available for sale outside of the U.S.)

Read more about Standardized Annuloplasty Technique

Standardized Annuloplasty Technique

Correct device sizing is determined from leaflet free-edge lengths to restore appropriate annular dimensions and commissure positioning for the patient’s individual leaflet anatomy.

Read more about Aortic Root Restoration

Aortic Root
Restoration

Valve Sparing Root Replacement Simplified. – Aortic root remodeling plus annuloplasty with the HAART Aortic Annuloplasty Device simplifies valve repair and eliminates root dissection.

News and Events

NewsSTSA – STSA 65th Annual Meeting for the Southern Thoracic Surgical Association will be held at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort in Amelia Island, FL – Nov 7 – 10, 2018 – Booth No. 113 … [Read more]

NewsEACTS – 32nd EACTS Annual Meeting in Milan, Italy – Oct 18 – 20, 2018 – Booth No. A13… [Read more]

EventEACTS – EACTS Aortic Valve Repair Summit 2018 in Paris, France – June 18-19, 2018 … [Read more]

EventAATS – 98th Annual Meeting & Exhibition in San Diego, CA – Apr 28 – May 1, 2018 … [Read more]

News67th ESCVS Congress – Cardiac Symposium IX: Aortic Valve Surgery – Aortic valve repair with Biostable Heart Ring on Apr 14, 2018 … [Read more]

Video — San Antonio, TX – July 12, 2018 (video from KENS-TV) Brand new heart surgery saves San Antonio teen’s lifeFirst surgery in Texas to receive FDA approved HAART 300 Aortic Annuloplasty Device … A 15-year-old San Antonio boy who has a heart defect is getting a second chance at life thanks to a brand new procedure he was the first to receive. [Read more]

Article — Chicago, IL – March 29, 2018 (article from Northwestern Medicine) Northwestern Memorial Hospital Surgeon First in Illinois to Repair Aortic Valve with Novel RingHAART 300 Aortic Annuloplasty Device Duplicates the Heart’s Anatomy … “Repairing a valve is always better than replacing a valve, and until now we have never had an aortic annuloplasty device for repair,” said Dr. Malaisrie, who is also an associate professor of surgery – cardiac surgery at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. “There’s a bright future for aortic valve repair, and this device provides another opportunity for us to do so with better and longer-lasting repairs.” … [Read more]

Article — Ormond Beach, FL – Feb 28, 2018 (article from Ormond Beach Observer) Heart procedure performed first time in FloridaLocal coach has aortic valve repaired. … “Dr. Holt said Yocam looked like a good candidate for the new procedure invented by Dr. Scott Rankin, a professor of surgery at West Virginia University. Rather than replace the aortic valve, a ring, called a HAART 300 Aortic Annuloplasty Device, is installed to support the valve opening.” … “It’s always better if you can save a person’s tissues.” … [Read more]

Article — Indianapolis, IN – Dec 14, 2017 (article from WTTV TV – CBS4-Web) 40-year-old vet gets life and service back with heart repair … “Dr. Gerdisch recommended a new heart valve to Jason. It’s called the heart 300. It essentially helps support the flaps that open and close to allow blood in and out. Four days after surgery, Jason’s heart was pumping so efficiently. … ‘This device really is intended to reshape and reform the architecture around the leaflets,’ says Dr. Gerdisch. ‘So the leaflets move into a more normal position and then function well again.'” … [Read more]

Press Release — Austin, TX – Sept 26, 2017 — BioStable Science & Engineering announces the First Commercial Use of the HAART 200 Aortic Annuloplasty Device

The first commercial use of the HAART 200 Aortic Annuloplasty Device in the U.S. by doctors at the West Virginia University (WVU) Heart and Vascular Institute in Morgantown, West Virginia … [Read more]

Press Release — Austin, TX – Aug 15, 2017 — BioStable Science & Engineering announces FDA clearance for the HAART 200 Aortic Annuloplasty Device

The HAART 200 Aortic Annuloplasty Device is the first and only annuloplasty device designed specifically for bicuspid aortic valve repair … [Read more]

Press Release — Austin, TX – June 14, 2017 — BioStable Science & Engineering announces U.S. Pilot Launch and First Commercial Use of the HAART 300 Aortic Annuloplasty Device

HAART 300 Aortic Annuloplasty Device, announced today the first commercial uses of the HAART 300 Aortic Annuloplasty Device in the U.S. by doctors … [Read more]