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

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.

MedQuest Products Inc.
Read more about the HeartQuest LVAD and magnetically levitated technology used in the treatment of heart failure.

Major Advance in Congestive Heart Failure Treatment News about the Thoratec Heartmate ventricular assist system and its possible FDA approval as a permanent implant for end-stage heart patients ineligible for heart transplant.

Artificial Heart Overview
An interview with cardiothoracic surgeon Mehmet Oz, MD, of New York-Presbyterian Hospital on artificial heart research (Feb 2001).

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