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3-D Printing a Bioartificial Heart

July 29, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

3-D Printed Bioficial Heart
Einstein once said that imagination is more important than knowledge, which, at this point, aptly describes research [MORE]

Mini Heart Implants to Improve Circulation

June 24, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Mini Heart
Much of regenerative medicine-thinking has focused on using stem cells to grow new organs—hearts, bladders, livers, lungs, etc.  This [MORE]

Biomarker Predicts Death Regardless of Diagnosis

May 5, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Very Low Density Lipoprotein
In a study of 17,000 Finns and Estonians, researchers identified four biomarkers that were present in healthy [MORE]

Finding the Best Blood Biomarker for Heart Attacks

April 29, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Heart Attack
More than 915,000 Americans suffer heart attacks each year, but two and a-half-times that many are admitted to hospitals [MORE]

Largest Stem Trial for Heart Attack Repair Begins

April 29, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Delivering Stem Cells to Heart Attack Victims
The largest stem cell project to date has begun with 19 collaborating institutions in [MORE]

A New Kind of “Wearable” Sensor for the Heart

April 29, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

3-D Measure of the Heart
Previously, Tagline has reported on sensored patches that monitor heart function, but this piece is about [MORE]

Implantable Thoracic Endoprosthesis

March 18, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cardiothoracic Surgery at U Michigan
In late January, surgeons at the University of Michigan, for the first time, implanted an artificial [MORE]

Minimally-Invasive Mitral Valve Replacement

March 18, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Neovasc-Tiara Mitral Valve
Since 2002, heart surgeons have been able to use a catheter in performing aortic valve repair, and since [MORE]

Regenerating Heart Valves Robotically

March 4, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Tricuspid Heart Valve
Using an endoscopic robot to insert a tube made of extracellular matrix, surgeons at Temple University Hospital have [MORE]

FDA Approved Stem Cell Therapy for Heart Disease

February 25, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Heart Healing
The Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN) has received FDA approval to begin stem cell therapy for chronic advanced heart failure.  [MORE]

AngioVac Removes 2’ Blood Clot

December 24, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

AngioVac
A 62 year old man at the UCLA Medical Center presented a blood clot that stretched 24 inches [MORE]

Finger Pulsometer Detects Aortic Stiffness

December 3, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

This piece does not report a new way of taking blood pressure during sleep (when BP is lowest), but [MORE]

Stethoscope Innovation

October 22, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Optical Stethoscope
Rijuven Corporation (Wexford, PA) has received FDA clearance for a stethoscope accessory, called “CardioSleeve,” that can record, display, [MORE]

New Material for Artificial Tissue

August 13, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Heart Muscle with MeTro gel
Heart attacks that result in scar tissue compromise heartbeat.  This piece describes another of [MORE]