project . 2015 - 2019
Funder: EC Project Code: 643597
Overall Budget: 4,954,990 EURFunder Contribution: 4,954,990 EUR
Open Access mandate for Publications
Partners: RBHT, UNIPD, University of Hannover, AOUP, Leiden University Medical Center, KUL, CORLIFE, MHH, IDIBAPS
65,000 aortic valve replacements (AVR) are performed in Europe each year to treat acquired and congenital aortic valve diseases. In affected patients, mortality without AVR is extremely high and 50 % die within 2 years. Current AVR options are, however, limited for youn...