News - 19 Feb 2014
To develop correctly, baby hearts need rhythm...even before they have blood to pump.
"We have discovered that mechanical forces are important when making baby hearts," said Mary...
Powered with ElectroForce Technology, the DuraPulse™ system can be configured to support two, four, or six simultaneous and separate tests at once, while maintaining the highest quality in control and...
Article - 17 Feb 2015
In heart valve durability testing, it was earlier impossible to achieve high-frequency testing and independent sample pressure control capabilities.
The DuraPulse™ Heart Valve Test (HVT) instrument uses proprietary ElectroForce controls and linear motor technology to ensure smooth waveform fidelity and precise control for accelerated heart valve...
News - 11 Dec 2018
Over one in eight people aged 75 and older in the US develop moderate-to-severe blockage of the aortic valve in their hearts, commonly caused by calcified deposits that accumulate on the valve’s...
News - 23 Feb 2012
DSM, a biomedical materials sciences company, has inked an agreement with University Medical Center, Utrecht. DSM’s Dyneema Purity fiber technology will be provided to UMC Utrecht in order to...
News - 10 Nov 2014
Experts will unveil a new 3D-printed model of the heart at EuroEcho-Imaging 2014, the official European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging (EACVI) annual meeting that is set to take place at the...
News - 19 May 2017
A recent study demonstrates proof-of-concept for incorporating computational design and simulation tools with 3D printing technology in order to develop self-expandable polymer stents capable of...
News - 15 Sep 2016
TA Instruments introduces the new DuraPulse™ Stent Graft Test (SGT) instrument. For more than 20 years ElectroForce stent/graft test instruments have been trusted with accelerating...
News - 7 Aug 2017
A pioneering new study is set to help surgeons repair hearts without damaging precious tissue.
A team of scientists from Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU), The University of Manchester,...