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Cool NASA Inventions May Be In Your Closet »

Published 8:46 pm, Wednesday, September 14, 2016 Hundreds of products built with technology from Johnson Space Center common today By Brian Rogers Dr. Michael DeBakey, right, displays a ventricular assist device – a tiny heart-assist pump – that he designed. Life-saving heart pumps, space-age work-out clothes and refrigerators in remote Africa that keep vaccines below the temperature […]

ReliantHeart Relies on Tech to Lure Buyer »

August 17, 2016. By Madeleine Armstrong. EP Vantage The heart pump space has been an active area for acquisitions recently, with the two main companies, Thoratec and HeartWare, both being bought in the last year or so. One of the few smaller groups left, ReliantHeart, has just CE marked its flagship aVAD device, which could help […]

Intraventricular LVAD Measures Blood Flow Directly »

By HospiMedica International staff writers  August 17, 2016   A new left ventricular assist device (LVAD) provides direct flow measurement, which may give clinicians the ability to detect potential patient problems earlier. The aVAD with VadLink is an intraventricular, axial flow LVAD that while only 2.5 centimeters in diameter, provides a 1.2 cm main channel […]

avad ReliantHeart gets CE Mark for aVAD™ »

Posted August 2, 2016 & filed under Featured, News Coverage Posted in Implantable Devices by Marie Thibault on August 2, 2016ReliantHeart’s next-generation aVAD™ left ventricular assist device has just earned CE Mark approval and implants are set to begin in September. ReliantHeart’s new left ventricular assist device (LVAD), the aVAD™, has been approved for commercial implants in Europe. On Tuesday, the company […]

Houston Cardio Tech Company Raises Millions as part of larger round »

Posted November 9, 2015 by Joe Martin Houston Business Journal Houston-based ReliantHeart Inc. has closed on the first phase of what could be a $16 million capital raise, CEO Rodger Ford told the Houston Business Journal. The $2 million traunch is the first of several portions of a capital raise the company is currently pursuing. The round […]

Dualis MedTech and ReliantHeart Partner on Fully Implantable TET System for the HeartAssist5® LVAD »

ReliantHeart, Inc., an innovative supplier of advanced mechanical circulatory assist technologies, and Dualis MedTech GmbH, a provider of wireless energy and charging technology, have joined together to implement a wireless, Transcutaneous Energy Transfer system (TET) exclusively for the HeartAssist5® Ventricular Assist Device. Dualis has agreed to intergrate its wireless energy transfer technology MedBase® with the HeartAssist5® […]

FDA Approves the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart for Destination Therapy Study »

19 patients who are not eligible for a donor heart transplant will participate in the pivotal clinical study to evaluate the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart for permanent use. TUCSON, Ariz. – Jan 6, 2015 – SynCardia Systems, Inc. has received FDA approval to conduct a clinical study of the effectiveness of the SynCardia temporary Total […]

Numerex Receives 2014 M2M Telehealth Award »

Numerex, a leading provider of on-demand and interactive machine to machine (M2M) solutions enabling the Internet of Things (IoT) announced today that the HeartAssistRemote Monitoring System powered by Numerex recenly received a 2014 M2M Telehealth Award from M2M Evolution Magazine, the leading publication covering the machine to machine industry.  Read More

SynCardia-Shepherd FDA Approves the Freedom® Portable Driver That Powers The SynCardia Total Artificial Heart »

“These patients can be discharged and live in their homes and communities while they wait for their matching donor hearts.”

7-14-2014 10-28-38 AM Man Saved by First Total Artificial Heart Implant at Carolinas Medical Center »

Doctors at Carolinas Medical Center were the first to implant the total artificial heart or TAH, in the Carolinas.