|Description||Artificial Heart Manufacturer|
|Series B, 5/04 ||$3.7M|
|Series D, 6/09 |
Highway 12 Ventures
|Private Equity, 3/13 ||$4M|
|Debt, 3/13 |
Athyrium Opportunities Fund
SynCardia Systems, Inc. is the manufacturer of the CardioWestâ„¢ temporary Total Artificial Heart (TAHâ€‘t).
It is the only FDA and CE approved temporary Total Artificial Heart in the world.
It is designed for severely ill patients with end-stage biventricular failure.
The TAHâ€‘t serves as a bridge to human heart transplant for transplant eligible patients who are within days or even hours of death.