XVIVO PRESERVE (Heart Transplantation) - Clinical Trial
What is the Purpose of this Study?
We are doing this study to find out if the XVIVO Heart Preservation System (the study device) is a safe and effective technology that can preserve and maintain extended criteria donor hearts for transplantation.
Who Can Participate in the Study?
Adults ages 18+ who:
- Are on the waiting list to receive a heart transplant at Duke
- Have not received and are not expecting any other type of organ transplant
For more information about this study, please contact the study team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
What is Involved?
If you agree to join this study, you will get 1 of 2 hearts (whichever one becomes available first):
- A heart from a conventional donor; OR
- A heart from an extended criteria donor that has been preserved and maintained using the study device