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Traverse Publishes First-in-Human Porcine ECM Study Results

Traverse Publishes First-in-Human Porcine ECM Study Results

MHIF is proud to have been the leading enroller and clinical site in the first-in-human, FDA-approved Phase 1 clinical trial of an injectable hydrogel that was evaluated for safety and feasibility in repairing damage and restoring cardiac function in heart failure patients who previously suffered a heart attack, sponsored by Ventrix, Inc (San Diego, CA).
MHIF Team Publishes New STEMI-SCAD Research

MHIF Team Publishes New STEMI-SCAD Research

Research Shows Reperfusion with Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention is Successful in Most STEMI-SCAD Patients Largest known study compared strategies and outcomes for STEMI-SCAD with STEMI-ATH MINNEAPOLIS / September 10, 2019: Spontaneous coronary artery...

First in World TRILUMINATE Enrollment at MHIF

First in World TRILUMINATE Enrollment at MHIF

Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation®Enrolls Patient in World’s First Pivotal Trial Testing New Approach for Repairing Leaky Tricuspid Heart Valves TRILUMINATE Pivotal trial is the randomized clinical trial to evaluate transcatheter tricuspid valve repair using...

Harris Published in EHJ for Treadmill Workstation in Echo Lab

Harris Published in EHJ for Treadmill Workstation in Echo Lab

MHIF Researcher and Minneapolis Heart Institute Cardiologist, Dr. Kevin Harris recently published a paper in the European Heart Journal on the use of a treadmill workstation (TW) in the echocardiography laboratory. In the works since 2014, this first-of-its-kind study...

Upcoming Events

2019 Heartbeat Gala

Please join us for the 2019 Heartbeat Gala The stories shared will shine a light on the need for, and impact of, women's heart health research. Join gala co-chairs, Dr. Elizabeth Grey and Dr. Retu Saxena as we lift up the impact research has on the lives of patients...

Sponsorship Opportunities

Your sponsorship makes you part of our team and our mission, driving life-saving and life-changing innovative solutions for people with and at risk for heart and vascular disease. Thirty-five years strong, this kind of teamwork has helped Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation® (MHIF) become a world-renowned center for cardiovascular research and education. Together, we’ve got a powerful, positive story to tell. Contact the MHIF Event Team for more details at


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