Sunshine Heart, Inc.
| Nasdaq: SSH
Sunshine Heart, Inc. is an early stage medical device company, which develops innovative technologies for cardiac and coronary disease. It focuses on developing, manufacturing and commercializing C-Pulse heart assist system, which is an implantable, non-blood contacting, heart assist therapy for the treatment of moderate to severe heart failure which can be implanted using a minimally invasive procedure. C-Pulse is designed to relieve the symptoms of heart failure through the use of counter-pulsation technology which enables an increase in cardiac output, an increase in coronary blood flow and a reduction in the heart's pumping load. The company was founded by Crispin Marsh and William S. Peters in November 1999 and is headquartered in Eden Prairie, MN.