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Vivant Medical  Acquired by Valleylab (Division of Tyco International) (2005 $ 101,000,000)

1916 A Old Middlefield Way
Mountain View, CA 94043
USA
(650)-694-2900
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Business description: The overall mission of Vivant Medical is to be the world leader in tissue-sparing tumor therapy by developing minimally invasive devices utilizing novel mechanical and energy-based technologies. Vivant Medical has developed a groundbreaking approach to encircling and defining interstitial targets without violating the target mass, enabling tissue-conserving surgical removal of ill-defined targets, such as non-palpable breast lesions. Vivant Medical has further leveraged the localization platform, combining it with microwave energy to enable the ultimate in targeting and treating specific tumors or lesions, both benign and malignant. Vivant Medical's marking technology provides accuracy in marking a biopsy or treatment site, allowing for visualization under various imaging modalities. These features enable a more accurate follow-up and treatment of patients who have undergone a biopsy.
Partners include: Rhode Island Hospital;  Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center
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Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Nov 2003
Capital raised: 19.8M
Last Round: 6.5M
Ownership: Acquired by Valleylab (Division of Tyco International) (2005 $ 101,000,000)
Corporate investors: JohnsonAndJohnson Development Corp

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Record updated: Jul 2005
Sector: Medical
Year Founded: 1998
Headcount: 11-25
Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Nov 2003
Capital Raised: 19.8M
Last Round: 6.5M
Ownership: Acquired by Valleylab (Division of Tyco International) (2005 $ 101,000,000)