Shape Memory Medical Receives FDA Clearance for the IMPEDE Embolization Plug

Shape Memory Medical Inc. announced today it has received 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the IMPEDE Embolization Plug. The IMPEDE Embolization Plug is indicated to obstruct or reduce the rate of blood flow in the peripheral vasculature. It is available in three sizes, to treat vessels up to 10 mm in diameter.

Read the full announcement at Business Wire and also at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory News