Medtech Startups, March 2007

From the March 2007 issue of MedMarkets.

New technologies at medtech startups:

CompanyPrincipal(s)LocationProduct/TechnologyFounded
Biocross, Inc.(Finistere Ventures)Laguna Niguel, CADevice to enable crossing chronic total occlusions in both peripheral and coronary applications2006
JenaValve Technology GmbHHelmut Straubinger, CEOMunich, GermanyMinimally invasive, self-expanding aortic heart valve2006
Lotus Medical, LLCAndrew K. Palmer, MDSan Diego, CACompression technology for treatment of non-union fractures2007
Minimally Invasive Devices, LLCUndisclosedColumbus, OHDevices to facilitate minimally invasive procedures (e.g. visualization in lap surgery and ureteral stone removal)2006
Spine Form, LLCUndisclosedCincinnati, OHDevice technology based on scoliosis research2005
Vascular and Endovascular Surgical Technologies, Inc.John K. Edoga, MDMorristown, NJEndovascular grafts2005

Biocross, Inc. — Laguna Niguel, CA; no URL
JenaValve Technology GmbH — Munich, Germany; http://www.jencardiotec.de
Lotus Medical, LLC — San Diego, CA; http://lotmed.com
Minimally Invasive Devices, LLC — Columbus, OH; http://midsurgical.com (under construction)
Spine Form, LLC — Cincinnati, OH; http://spineform.com (under construction)
Vascular and Endovascular Surgical Technologies, Inc. — Morristown, NJ; no URL

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