* Fires all employees
* Says failed to get financing (Follows alerts)
April 19 (Reuters) - Heart device maker NMT Medical Inc said it will discontinue operations and liquidate assets after it failed to raise additional capital.
The Boston, Masachusetts-based company also said it has fired all its employees.
Last year, the company suffered a setback when its device to prevent stroke in patients with a congenital heart condition failed to meet its main goal of a late-stage trial. [ID: nSGE65G0HX] (Reporting by Kavyanjali Kaushik in Bangalore; Editing by Don Sebastian)