FDA Grants Breakthrough Device Designation to Polyganics’ Liver and Pancreas Sealant Patch

3/8/18: Polyganics, a privately held medical technology company that develops, manufactures and commercializes bioresorbable medical devices, today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Polyganics’ request for Breakthrough Device designation to its Liver and Pancreas Sealant Patch. The Liver and Pancreas Sealant patch is considered a unique breakthrough in the prevention of fluid leakage after hepato-pancreato-biliary (HPB) procedures, for which currently no approved or cleared alternatives exist.