Structural Heart Occluders

This channel includes news and new technology innovations about structural heart occluders. These include information of surgical repair and transcatheter closure of PFO, VSD, ASD and LAA. Devices include the Amplatzer and the Gore Helex

News | November 02, 2012
November 2, 2012 – A clinical trial that compared catheter-based PFO closure using an investigational device found that...
Gore Helex Septal Occcluder REDUCE Clinical Study Cath Lab
News | October 30, 2012
October 30, 2012 — W. L. Gore & Associates responded to initial results reported in St. Jude Medical Inc.’s RESPECT...
Gore Helex Septal Occcluder Clinical Study
News | October 22, 2012
October 22, 2012 — W. L. Gore & Associates announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved...
Feature | October 19, 2012
October 19, 2012 — The 24th Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) conference, sponsored by the Cardiovascular...
Cardiac Stem Cells Regeneration Therapy Structural Heart
News | October 04, 2012
October 4, 2012 — Researchers at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, who are exploring novel ways to treat...
Technology | June 18, 2012
June 18, 2012 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance and...
News | May 31, 2012
May 31, 2012 — Occlutech GmbH, a European developer of minimally invasive implants for the treatment of structural...
Feature | May 15, 2012
Methodist DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center in Houston, Tex., has leveraged new imaging and interventional technologies...
News | April 24, 2012
April 24, 2012 - SeptRx, an emerging medical device company that has developed the SeptRx Intrapocket PFO Occluder (IPO...
News | November 15, 2011
  November 15, 2011 – Results of the PARTNER Cohort A QOL study demonstrate that transcatheter aortic valve replacement...
News | November 04, 2011
November 4, 2011 – W. L. Gore & Associates announced that Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton, United Kingdom...
News | October 19, 2011
  October 19, 2011— W. L. Gore and Associates announced that the company purchased the assets and intellectual property...
News | September 27, 2011
September 27, 2011 — Occlutech announced its CEO, Tor Peters, has obtained a favorable ruling from the district court...
Feature | August 25, 2011
August 25, 2011 – Transcatheter structural heart occluder maker Occlutech said this week it closed a 15 million Euro...
News | June 29, 2011
June 29, 2011 – For the first time, human blood vessels grown in a laboratory from donor skin cells have been...