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Aug 26, 2014, 09:15 ET Inc. Magazine Ranks SynCardia Systems in Top 3rd in its 2014 Inc. 5000 List

SynCardia Systems, Inc., manufacturer of the SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart, is high on the Inc. 5000 named by the business magazine...


Aug 13, 2014, 09:15 ET Dad with Donor Heart Has Fingernails Painted Green by Baby Daughter, Thanks to the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart

Andrew Weaver and his wife, Heather, feared he wouldn't see their daughter, Haley, grow up because he was dying of heart failure. Instead, Andrew...


Aug 05, 2014, 08:45 ET FDA Approves the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart With SynHall Valves

SynCardia Systems, Inc. received approval July 2, 2014 from the United States Federal Drug Administration (FDA) for the SynCardia temporary Total...


Jul 31, 2014, 09:15 ET How to Implant the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart Detailed in Peer Reviewed Paper and Matching Video

For the first time, cardiac surgeons, medical professionals and the public can watch the implantation of the SynCardia temporary Total Artificial...


Jul 22, 2014, 10:15 ET 'I'm a Heartless SOB' Jokes Patient Discharged from Strong Memorial Hospital without a Human Heart

A central New York recipient of a SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart implant is home, discharged from University of Rochester's Strong...


Jul 16, 2014, 10:15 ET FDA Approves the Freedom® Portable Driver That Powers The SynCardia Total Artificial Heart

 The Freedom® portable driver received FDA approval on June 26, 2014 for use with the SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart as a...


Jun 19, 2014, 09:45 ET Destination Therapy with the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart Described in Case Study by EKN Duisburg

A 74-year-old German patient who is not eligible for a donor heart transplant has lived for more than a year on the SynCardia temporary Total...


Jun 11, 2014, 09:45 ET Heart Transplant Patient Celebrates Nearly 15 Years of His '2nd Life,' Thanks to the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart

Scottsdale, Arizona resident Bill Wohl is still going strong after he nearly died of heart failure 15 years ago, but received a second chance at...


May 27, 2014, 07:30 ET Florida Teen, 16, Youngest SynCardia Total Artificial Heart Patient Discharged On the Freedom Portable Driver

Nalexia "Lexi" Henderson made history when she was discharged from University of Florida (UF) Health Shands Children's Hospital April 18,...


May 20, 2014, 04:45 ET 1,300th Implant of the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart Was Performed in April 2014

SynCardia Systems, Inc. announced today that a United States patient with end-stage biventricular heart failure received the 1,300th implant of the...


May 13, 2014, 09:30 ET SynCardia Total Artificial Heart with SynHall Valves Receives CE Mark

On April 17, 2014, SynCardia Systems, Inc. received the CE Mark for the SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart with SynHall™ valves,...


May 08, 2014, 09:00 ET Man's Real-Life Experiences with the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart Detailed on Social Media Site

 Randy Shepherd's fascinating story of life with a SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart has touched the hearts of many who have found...


Apr 29, 2014, 11:42 ET Man Without a Human Heart Completes 4.2-Mile Run

 Randy Shepherd's 4.2-mile walk in Pat's Run April 26, 2014, in the Phoenix area was more than a test of his endurance. It was part of his...


Apr 22, 2014, 04:45 ET 21-Year-Old Leaves Hospital with a Kidney Saved by the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart

When Tiernee Allegra Gonzalez, 21, was discharged from Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center on Monday, April 14, 2014 she left with a new...


Apr 08, 2014, 10:00 ET 67% of U.S. SynCardia Certified Centers Make Becker's 100 Great American Hospitals List

 More than two-thirds, 35, of SynCardia's 52 Certified Centers in the United States are on the "100 Great Hospitals in America" list published...


Apr 01, 2014, 08:55 ET 'Best of the Best' SynCardia Certified Centers Earn Honors for Giving End-Stage Heart Failure Patients a Second Chance at Life

Nine 'best of the best' SynCardia Certified Centers were honored by SynCardia Systems, Inc., for their use of the SynCardia temporary Total...


Mar 25, 2014, 17:00 ET Top U.S. Heart Surgeons Share Best Practices for Using the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart

 Thought leaders in the U.S. heart transplant and mechanical device field recently detailed the best practices for a growing list of uses for...


Mar 18, 2014, 07:00 ET SynCardia Total Artificial Heart Could Become the Life-Saving Answer to Heart Transplant Graft Failure

SynCardia Systems, Inc. is moving forward to gain FDA approval to use the SynCardia temporary Total...


Mar 11, 2014, 16:00 ET New Smaller SynCardia Total Artificial Heart Will Expand Life-Saving Therapy to All Adults & Many Adolescents

 Recent developments surrounding the SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart will make the life-saving device available to three times the...


Mar 04, 2014, 09:00 ET American Heart Association Honors Dr. Jack Copeland, Total Artificial Heart Pioneer

 Internationally renowned heart transplant pioneer Dr. Jack G. Copeland was honored recently as a "Heart Hero" by the American Heart...