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First commercial use of Tag thoracic stent graft recorded by W.L. Gore
7/14/2017

A patient at St. Franziskus Hospital in Germany was the first to undergo a procedure using W.L. Gore & Associates' Tag Conformable Thoracic Stent Graft after the device was granted CE mark approval by European regulators in June. The device, which enables controlled, staged deployment using a new delivery system, is intended for enhancing accuracy, apposition and angulation in the treatment of aneurysms, acute and chronic Type B dissections and other etiologies of the descending thoracic aorta.

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