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NUST - Production of Cardiac Stents
​A great contribution by NUST towards community - Production of Cardiac Stents.
 
NUST has become the first university in Pakistan to begin with the production of cardiac stents. NUST has started producing coronary stents which are commonly placed in coronary arteries to supply blood to the heart, to keep the arteries open in the treatment of coronary heart diseases and it'll be the first university that will be doing so in order to reduce burden from poor patients. The Medical Devices Development Centre (MDDC) led by Dr Murtaza Najabat Ali at NUST School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering successfully developed the devices for the first time in Pakistan.

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