In Europe, A Device Incubator Takes On New Partners
Executive SummaryMD Start, a European medical device incubator, was launched in 2009 as a collaboration between medtech giant Medtronic Inc. and Paris-based venture firm Sofinnova Partners, to help European physicians bring their ideas to market. The incubator announces two new shareholders in the venture, reinforcing both its US and European connections: Milan-based cardiovascular leader Sorin Group SPA and US venture firm Versant Ventures.
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