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Left atrial appendage closure (LAAC) has been developed as an alternative treatment used for the prevention of strokes in high-risk patients with atrial fibrillation. Here, a novel LAAC prosthesis (LACBES ® device) is developed, and its translational potential is investigated by performing a pre-clinical study to evaluate its safety and effectiveness. Methods and Results : LACBES ® occluders were implanted in 7 healthy canines percutaneously. Closure effect was evaluated by left atrialdoi:10.1253/circj.cj-17-0412 pmid:28781331 fatcat:i6wnsy7vfndjbbdvklx7dz3qny