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 | March 06, 2009
March 6, 2009 - Atritech Inc. will release PROTECT AF trial results on WATCHMAN LAA closure technology comparing the...
News | March 05, 2009
March 5, 2009 - Reducing the frequency and severity of disabling migraines is crucial for quality of life and a new...
Technology | March 04, 2009
March 4, 2009 - W. L. Gore & Associates has earned a spot on Fast Company magazine’s 2009 “Fast 50” list of the...
News | February 05, 2009
February 5, 2009 - AGA Medical Corp. last week said following its previous favorable structural heart occluder patent...
News | December 21, 2008
December 22, 2008 - W. L. Gore & Associates last week said Rush University Medical Center in Chicago is the first...
Technology | October 19, 2008
At TCT 2008 AGA Medical Corp. highlighted its self-expanding AMPLATZER Muscular VSD Occluder for complex ventricular...
News | August 18, 2008
August 18, 2008 - Atritech Inc. today said it filed its pre-market approval application (PMA) with the FDA for its...
Technology | February 19, 2008
W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) announced that the FDA granted approval for the use of GORE HELEX Septal Occluder...
News | February 10, 2008
February 11, 2008 – A new minimally invasive vascular occlusion device designed to close a patent ductus arteriosus (...
News | January 29, 2008
January 30, 2008 - Aporo Biomedical signed an exclusive global licensing agreement with mNEMOSCIENCE GmbH for its...
News | January 06, 2008
January 7, 2008 - Cardica Inc. received nearly $2 million in payments from Cook Medical (Cook) for reaching...
Technology | November 11, 2007
AGA Medical Corp. announced today that it has received FDA and European CE Mark approvals for the AMPLATZER Vascular...
News | October 08, 2007
October 9, 2007 - W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) announced that the FDA granted approval for the use of GORE HELEX...
News | September 26, 2007
September 27, 2007 - Sutura Inc., a developer of minimally invasive vascular suturing devices, announced today that...
News | July 19, 2007
July 20, 2007 – Oraganogenesis Inc. announced that it has received regulatory approval in Canada and Europe for...