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Contact: Judy Romero
jromero@crf.org
Cardiovascular Research Foundation

CRF announces late breaking trials and first report investigations to be presented at TCT 2012

Clinical trial findings will feature research breakthroughs in interventional cardiology

NEW YORK, NY – September 14, 2012 – The Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) has announced the late breaking trials and first report investigations that will be presented at next month's Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) 2012 scientific symposium. TCT, the world's premier educational meeting specializing in interventional cardiovascular medicine, will take place October 22 – 26 in Miami, Florida.

The studies selected will shed new light on the effectiveness and safety of minimally invasive techniques, pharmaceuticals, technologies and devices that show potential to treat or prevent cardiovascular disease, one of the leading causes of death globally. Late-breaking clinical trials and first report investigations will be presented in the Main Arena and highlighted during press conferences scheduled for Wednesday, October 24, Thursday, October 25, and Friday, October 26.

Media are invited to attend TCT; press credentials and registration information can be found here: http://www.tctconference.com/press/press-pre-registration-form.html.

WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 24, 2012

Late Breaking Trials

First Report Investigations

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 25

Late Breaking Trials

First Report Investigations

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2012

Late Breaking Trials

To view the complete TCT agenda, visit: http://www.tctconference.com/agenda.html.

Receive updates on Twitter: http://twitter.com/TCTConference.

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About CRF

The Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) is an independent, academically focused nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the survival and quality of life for people with cardiovascular disease through research and education. Since its inception in 1991, CRF has played a major role in realizing dramatic improvements in the lives of countless numbers of patients by establishing the safe use of new technologies and therapies in interventional cardiovascular medicine.

Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) is the annual scientific symposium of the Cardiovascular Research Foundation. TCT gathers leading medical researchers and clinicians from around the world to present and discuss the latest developments in the field.

For more information, visit www.crf.org.



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