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Invatec: Translating Global Success in Vascular Devices to the US Market

Executive Summary

Invatec has grown to be the leading native European interventional vascular device company and has now set its sights on the US market. By focusing first on peripherals and following with drug-eluting balloons, not stents, Invatec is looking to compete against the major device companies on their home turf.

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