Roxwood Medical Inc.
Supporting interventional treatment of arterial blockages
This article was originally published in Start Up
Crossing occluded arteries with traditional catheters and guidewires is problematic because they tend to buckle, rather than penetrate occlusions. Roxwood Medical Inc. has developed products that incorporate a self-expanding stent-like scaffold that stabilizes guidewires and/or microcatheters in the center of the artery to facilitate access across complex lesions.