CARMAT makes important step forward in the artificial heart field

23 December 2013

The French company CARMAT S.A.S. recently announced the First-In-Man implantation of the world’s most advanced total artificial heart, carried out at the Georges Pompidou European Hospital in Paris. Founded by renowned surgeon Professor Alain Carpentier, CARMAT has developed one of the most sophisticated mechanical circulatory support devices yet seen. FirstClinTech is pleased to have been involved during some of the development stages of this system, and congratulates the recipient, the team at HEGP, and the staff of Carmat on this important step forward.