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VasoNova Inc.

Division of Teleflex Inc.

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Central venous access continues to be linked to an abnormally high risk of serious and life-threatening complications. Unintended damage to major organs results from the “blind” placement of a hollow needle through the patient’s skin and into the target vein. Vascular Access Technologies Inc. hopes to reduce complications with SAFECVAD, a novel steerable catheter that uses the femoral vein as its point of entry. It is observed under fluoroscopy as it follows a simple guided path to the jugular or subclavian vein, where it makes a visible “inside-out” exit at the exact desired location for central line catheter placement.

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Company Information

  • Industry
  • Medical Devices
    • Diagnostic Imaging Equipment & Supplies
      • Ultrasound
    • Implantable Devices
    • Surgical Equipment & Devices
      • Minimally or Less Invasive
  • Therapeutic Areas
  • Cardiovascular
  • Alias(es)
  • Ownership
  • Private
  • Headquarters
  • Worldwide
    • North America
      • USA
  • Parent & Subsidiaries
  • Teleflex Inc.
  • Senior Management
  • Paul Molloy, CEO
    Rosa Liu, VP, Fin.
    Steve Hanlon, VP, R&D
  • Contact Info
  • VasoNova Inc.
    Phone: (650) 388-5600
    155 Jefferson Dr.
    Menlo Park, CA 94025