surgical instrument that enables minimally invasive beating-heart closure of a Patent Foramen Ovale

Organization:Boston University, MA, US
I.P. Brief:A novel instrument for navigating through the heart’s chambers but whose tip can be precisely positioned while applying forces sufficient to deploy novel tissue anchors
Keywords:intracardiac, surgical instrument, memory-shaped, steerable needles
Primary Industry:Health & Medical Devices
Specific Market:Intracardiac surgery

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