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Affairs of the Heart


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The Heart Factory

MIT's Magazine of Innovation - Technology Review of Abiomed's PulsaCor
A look into the Abiomed's PulsaCor artificial heart, along with a brief history of artificial hearts.

ABIOMED: Cardiac Assist Technology Company
Learn about the company, read news releases, and watch an educational video.

Total Artificial Hearts
Read more about Total Artificial Hearts (TAH) in this research paper. Also provides helpful links.

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute
Part of the Federal Government's National Institutes of Health, this site has information about health, scientific resources, research funding, news & press releases and studies seeking patients.

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Related links for:
Mending a Broken Heart  
  Robot Heart Surgeon  
  The Heart Factory  
  How's Your Heart?  
Scientific American magazine links
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