NeoChord Announces Successful Completion of First Beating Heart Repair Procedures in China
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ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn., Sept. 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NeoChord, Inc., a privately-held medical technology company leading the advancement of beating heart mitral valve repair in patients suffering from mitral valve regurgitation, today announced that it has successfully treated the first patients in Asia using the NeoChord procedure at Queen Mary Hospital in Hong Kong.

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Sutter cardiologist accused by investor of fraud in medical device venture
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Sacramento Business Journal – (Subscribers-only link) https://www.bizjournals.com/sacramento/news/2018/03/30/sutter-cardiologist-accused-by-investor-of-fraud.html

“In 2013, according to the lawsuit, Longoria approached Somers with a new venture. Longoria was working on patenting medical devices and surgical processes that he claimed would revolutionize certain heart surgeries. One device, called an L Chord, would be used for mitral valve prolapse repair.”

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