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Stereotaxis Unveils New Magnetic Robotic Cardiac Navigation System

May 14th, 2019 Editors Cardiology, Radiology Stereotaxis, a company that has developed robotic magnetic navigation technology to deliver catheters to the heart during ablation procedures, is introducing its latest generation system. The new Stereotaxis Genesis RMN platform features smaller magnets that can rotate around their center of mass, and which are positioned inside robotic arms… Read More »

Biowire II Allows for More Accurate Testing of Cardiac Tissue

Researchers at the University of Toronto have developed a new device to cultivate and test both atrial and ventricular cardiac tissue in the lab. The device, called Biowire II, consists of two elastic polymer wires which are positioned three millimeters apart, with a small band of cardiac tissue grown between them. A “training” regimen using… Read More »