Annuloplasty Rings

Annuloplasty Rings are a type of heart valve technology that repairs a leaking mirtal valve.

Carillon mitral contour system, cost-effective, optimal medical treatment, OMT, TITAN, functional mitral regurgitation, FMR

Carillon mitral contour system image courtesy of Cardiac Dimensions Inc.

News | Annuloplasty Rings | September 10, 2015

September 10, 2015 — The Carillon mitral contour system is projected to be a cost-effective treatment option when...

Valtech, cardioband, transcatheter mitral annuloplasty

Valtech's Cardioband transcatheter mitral annuloplasty system in development. It is uses a series of corkscrew anchors, similar to those used on EP implantable device leads, to install the annuloplasty ring to reshape the valve for improved leaflet coaptation.

Feature | Structural Heart | September 02, 2015

September 2, 2015 — HeartWare International Inc. announced it entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Valtech...

Mitralign, Percutaneous Tricuspid Valve Annuloplasty System

Mitralign's Percutaneous Tricuspid Valve Annuloplasty System uses catheter delivered pledgeted sutures that can be cinched together to change the valve annulus geometry to help eliminate valvular regurgitation. 

News | Heart Valve Technology | August 31, 2015

August 31, 2015 — Mitralign Inc. said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted an investigational device...

Mitralign, six-month data, EuroPCR 2015, MPAS

Image courtesy of Mitralign.

Feature | June 01, 2015

June 1, 2015 — Mitralign shared six-month data on its...

Feature | May 26, 2015

May 26, 2015 — At EuroPCR 2015, Mitralign presented updates on its...

Sorin Group, Memo 3-D ReChord, annuloplasty ring, mitral valve repair

Image courtesy of Sorin Group

Technology | January 05, 2015

January 5, 2015 — Sorin Group announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for Memo 3-D ReChord, a...

Valtech Cardio Heart Valve Repair Cardioband Annuloplasty Ring
News | June 17, 2013

June 17, 2013 — Valtech Cardio Ltd. announced that two patients diagnosed with severe mitral regurgitation (MR) have...

News | August 08, 2011

August 8, 2011 – Edwards Lifesciences announced the global launch of the Carpentier-Edwards Physio Tricuspid...

Technology | July 06, 2009

July 6, 2009 - ATS Medical Inc. today said the FDA cleared the first implant of the ATS Simulus Semirigid...

Technology | May 07, 2009

May 7, 2009 - St. Jude Medical Inc. today started the U.S. launch of its Attune Flexible Adjustable...

News | May 05, 2009

May 5, 2009 - The Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) will highlight the Cardiac...

News | January 25, 2009

January 26, 2009 - Edwards Lifesciences Corp. today launched the Carpentier-Edwards Physio II mitral valve repair...

Technology | May 21, 2008

Medtronic introduced Profile 3D Annuloplasty Ring with a design based on the geometry of the saddle-shaped human...

News | May 19, 2008

May 20, 2008 - Medtronic introduced Profile 3D Annuloplasty Ring with a design is based on the geometry of the...

News | March 10, 2008

March 11, 2008 - St. Jude Medical Inc. received regulatory approval from the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare (...

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