EU and NRW funded projects



To close this temporal gap between the diagnosis of a carbon monoxide intoxication and the HBO therapy, the project ECCOR will develope a system for the elimination of carbon monoxide.

HOC Surf

People who live with an implanted ventricular assist device have to fuly rely on this. The fact that todays ventricular assist devices come with a life-threatening risk of thrombosis is even more severe for those being affected. Therefore, CVE and its cooperation partners investigate in the project HOC Surf intensively the applicability of innovative coating processes. It is our goal to enable patients to live their lifes without any risk of thrombosis through a gentle contact between blood and device.


Aim of the project ReinHeart is the development of a fully implantable total artificial heart that functions without any connection through the skin