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Thoratec Investor Meeting to Review HeartMate II (R) Destination Therapy Trial Data to Be Webcast
Date:11/12/2009

PLEASANTON, Calif., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Thoratec Corporation (Nasdaq: THOR), a world leader in device-based mechanical circulatory support therapies to save, support and restore failing hearts, said today that it will webcast its investor event to discuss data from the HeartMate II Destination Therapy clinical trial that will be presented during the late-breaking clinical trial session at the American Heart Association(AHA) Scientific Sessions 2009.

The event will begin at 1:30 p.m., Eastern Standard Time (10:30 a.m., Pacific Standard Time), on Tuesday, November 17. The event will be available through the company's website at www.thoratec.com. It will also be archived on the company's website.

The event will include a review of the trial data by Dr. Joseph Rogers of Duke University, who is presenting the data at AHA as a late-breaking clinical trial, and comments from Gary F. Burbach, president and chief executive officer of Thoratec.

Thoratec is a world leader in therapies to address advanced-stage heart failure. The company's product lines include the Thoratec® VAD (Ventricular Assist Device) and HeartMate® LVAS (Left Ventricular Assist System), with more than 14,000 devices implanted in patients suffering from heart failure. Additionally, its International Technidyne Corporation (ITC) Division is a leader in point-of-care blood testing and skin incision products. Thoratec is headquartered in Pleasanton, California. For more information, visit the company's websites at http://www.thoratec.com or http://www.itcmed.com.

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