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trial study hybrid or heart valve repiar tct 2013 st. jude portico

St. Jude Medical Inc. announced positive results for the 23 and 25mm Portico Transcatheter Aortic Heart Valves in the Portico Transfemoral CE mark trial (Portico TF CE Trial)....

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Patients treated with the Boston Scientific Vessix Renal Denervation System experienced a significant and...

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Abbott announced it plans to initiate a randomized, controlled trial in the United States to evaluate the use...

medtronic corevalve cath lab hybrid or heart valve repair study TCT 2013

The CoreValve U.S. pivotal trial showed very positive results for the Medtronic CoreValve system, comparable or better than data from the Sapien Partner Trial.

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OrbusNeich announced the publication of a study demonstrating that lesion preparation with the company’s...

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Biotronik Japan announced enrollment of the first patient in the Bioflow-IV study, which aims to verify the efficacy...

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Colibri Heart Valve LLC, a medical device company, announced that patient enrollment has concluded in...

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Valtech Cardio Ltd., a medical device company that develops solutions for mitral valve repair and...

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Transcatheter Technologies GmbH, a medical device company, announced the successful first-in-human implantation of its transapical Trinity aortic ...

UC Davis Health System researchers have identified for the first time a biological pathway that is activated when blood sugar levels are abnormally high and causes irregular heartbeats, a...

October 23, 2013 — Vascular Interventional Advances (VIVA) Physicians, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to advancing the field of vascular medicine and intervention through education and...

October 22, 2013 — AtheroMed, a developer of catheter technologies for treating peripheral artery disease (PAD),...

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AngioScore Inc., a developer of angioplasty catheters for use in the treatment of cardiovascular...

TherOx Inc., a medical device company focused on the treatment of Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI), announced that data will be presented on its Supersaturated Oxygen (SSO2) Therapy at the...

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Launching a clinical trial expected to serve as the foundation for global regulatory approvals, a physician in...

nanostim pacemaker, SJM

St. Jude Medical Inc. announced the completion of its acquisition of Nanostim Inc., developer of a miniaturized, leadless pacemaker, and that the device received CE mark clearance in Europe....

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The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) assembled  a panel that has proposed new criteria for identifying patients who experience a heart attack after coronary...

OffRoad, CTO, OffRoad CTO Device, Boston Scientific

 The Boston Scientific OffRoad Re-Entry Catheter System demonstrated excellent performance in facilitating the treatment of complete blockages in the major arteries that supply blood to the...

heart disease, breast cancer, HDL

High levels of high-density lipoprotein (HDL) have been linked to increased breast cancer risks and enhanced cancer aggressiveness in animal ...

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Bioventrix announced the presentation of scientific data demonstrating the durability of its Revivent Myocardial Anchoring System in 24 patients one year post-procedure. The data, which Andrew...