Link Silicon Valley
The fastest way to connect to the people, companies and capital of Silicon Valley
Free 30 Day Trial Account
Sign Up | Log In
Search
ACQUIRED COMPANY
 
My Lists

Asthmatx  Acquired by Boston Scientific (2010 $ 193,500,000 )

888 Ross Drive 1st Floor
Sunnyvale, CA 94089
USA
408-419-0100
Website Company Summary Management Team
Board

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Annette Campbell-White (MedVenture Associates)
Company

Business description: The singular focus of Asthmatx, Inc. is to help patients with asthma breathe easier. We are developing an interventional medical device, called the Alair System, for the bronchoscopic treatment of patients with severe asthma. We have commenced clinical studies to evaluate the safety and efficacy of this device in potentially reducing the frequency and severity of asthma attacks and asthma medications. Multiple clinical studies are underway to evaluate the safety and efficacy of this device in potentially improving the lives of patients with asthma. One of these studies, the Air2Trial is presently enrolling patients.
Partners include: Virginia Hospital Center
Capital

Rounds: 4
Recent Fundings: May 2007   Dec 2005
Capital raised: 92.5M
Last Round: 50.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Boston Scientific (2010 $ 193,500,000 )
Corporate investors: Boston ScientificFenwickAndWestCooley Godward Kronish;  Mitsui Private Capital;  Olympus Medical Systems

Last Tweets


 

Last Mentions


Overview
Record updated: Sep 2010
Sector: Medical
Year Founded: 2003
Headcount: 26-50 as of May 2007
Rounds: 4
Recent Fundings: May 2007   Dec 2005
Capital Raised: 92.5M
Last Round: 50.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Boston Scientific (2010 $ 193,500,000 )