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Pleasanton Weekly

- April 12, 2013

Patient now in 13th year of 'normal' life with Thoratec heart pump

Pleasanton company reports over 13,000 patients have been implanted with its HeartMate II

Pleasanton-based Thoratec Corporation and the University of Michigan Cardiovascular Center announced last week a major milestone in the treatment of heart failure.

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