SUNRISE, Fla., July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bioheart, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BHRT) a company committed to delivering intelligent devices and biologics that help monitor, diagnose and treat heart failure and cardiovascular diseases announced today acceptance of MARVEL-1 data for presentation at the Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA) Meeting September 13-16th, 2009 in Boston, Massachusetts.
Chris O'Connor, MD, Head of Heart Failure at Duke University and Thomas Povsic, MD, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine at Duke University will present the final data for Part 1 of the MARVEL Phase II/III Clinical Trial as a part of the Late Breaking Clinical Trials Session on September 16, 2009.
Doug Owens, RN, MPH, CCRA, Director of Clinical and Regulatory Affairs, at Bioheart, Inc., states "We are very excited about the positive results we have seen in the Marvel-Part 1 study and look forward to presenting the final data. We are eager to launch part two of the MARVEL Study and anticipate rapid enrollment upon re-initiation of the trial."
Bioheart, Inc. is committed to delivering intelligent devices and biologics that help monitor, diagnose and treat heart failure and cardiovascular diseases. Its goals are to improve a patient's quality of life and reduce health care costs and hospitalizations. Specific to biotechnology, Bioheart is focused on the discovery, development and, subject to regulatory approval, commercialization of autologous cell therapies for the treatment of chronic and acute heart damage. Its lead product candidate, MyoCell((R)), is an innovative clinical muscle-derived stem cell therapy designed to populate regions of scar tissue within a patient's heart with new living cells for the purpose of improving cardiac function in chronic heart failure patients. The Company's pipeline includes multiple product candidates for the treatment of heart damage, incl
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