Development of a new surgical circular stapler with reduced risk of anastomotic leak.
Health, medicine, surgery
koppler is a new surgical stapler with a foldable anvil facilitating easier introduction in the gastrointestinal tract and reduction in risk of leak after stapling.
Brynjulf Ystgaard and Lars Cato Rekstad, St. Olav’s Hospital, Clinic of Surgery, Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery.
Patent filed in June 2016, concept verified in vivo. Seeking commercial partners.
Tonje S. Steigedal
NTNU Technology Transfer