The PoliValve is reportedly long-lasting like a metallic artificial heart valve, but also biocompatible like a biological replacement valve

When it comes to replacing faulty heart valves, there are two options – a metallic artificial valve, or a biological one obtained from a pig or cow. There could soon be a third and perhaps better choice, though, in the form of a polymer replacement heart valve.

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