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Micro Interventional Systems Inc.

Division of Medtronic PLC

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The Tantalizing Market for Stroke Devices

A potentially enormous market without therapeutic options is attracting a lot of new technology developesr and venture capital to stroke. But the opportunity for clot-busting approaches is limited and getting enough patients for clinical trials is tough. In a market full of unknowns, one thing is certain: the ultimate goal of any stroke therapy is to avoid neurological deficit.
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Device Startups and Alliances: Between a Rock and a Hard Place

Development’s more expensive, markets are smaller, investors are meaner. But alliances aren’t the answer. Or at least not the answer anyone wants to hear. It's time to rethink the anti-alliance logic, which may require a new approach to starting up device companies.
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Company Information

  • Industry
  • Medical Devices
  • Therapeutic Areas
  • Alias(es)
  • Ownership
  • Headquarters
  • Worldwide
    • North America
      • USA
  • Parent & Subsidiaries
  • Medtronic PLC
  • Senior Management
  • Ronald Dieck, Pres. & CEO
  • Contact Info
  • Micro Interventional Systems Inc.
    Phone: (408) 481-4900
    680 W. Maude Ave.
    Sunnyvale, CA 94086