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ASTM WK84054

New Guide for Heart Valve TEMPs

1. Scope

This guide is intended as a resource for individuals and organizations involved in the development, production, delivery, and regulation of tissue engineered medical products (TEMPs) intended for use in the surgical repair and/or replacement of heart valves. This guide is intended for use related to the in vitro assessment of TEMP heart valves.


heart valves; heart valve substitutes; tissue engineered medical products; TEMPS


There is currently no standard guide to assist heart valve TEMP manufacturers with in vitro assessment.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: F04.44

Committee: F04

Staff Manager: Kathleen Chalfin

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Date Initiated: 11-02-2022

Technical Contact: Chrysanthi Williams

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