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Santa Rosa’s Direct Flow Medical a little player with big idea
Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Direct Flow Medical is taking the next step in its attempt to show it has a better system for replacing heart valves without surgery.

The Santa Rosa company, which is competing with such medical device giants as Medtronic and Edwards Lifesciences, this month began a U.S. trial for its transcatheter aortic heart valve system. Earlier this year, the device was approved for use in Europe.