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VidaMed  (Stock symbol: VIDA ) Acquired by Medtronic (2002 $ 326,000,000)

46107 Landings Parkway
Fremont, CA 94538
Website Company Summary Management Team

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) David L. Douglass (Delphi Ventures);  Pierre R. Lamond (Sequoia Capital) Laurence G. Mohr (Mohr, Davidow Ventures);  John Scibelli (Valley Lab);  Michael Spindler (Apple CEO)
Former outside board: Annette Campbell-White (MedVenture Associates);  Wayne I. Roe (Covance Health Economics and Outcomes Services) Ronald Lax (Prodesearch);  Hugh R. Sharkey (Oratec Interventions);  Herbert J. Bellucci (Alphatec Spine)

Business description: Vidamed develops urological catheters, using radio frequency RF energy, for the treatment of benign prostatic hypertrophy to shrink the enlarged prostate.

Rounds: 4
Capital raised: 20.5M
Ownership: Acquired by Medtronic (2002 $ 326,000,000)
Stock Symbol: VIDA
VCs include: Delphi VenturesLightspeed Venture PartnersMohr, Davidow VenturesSequoia Capital;  Paragon Venture Partners
Angels/other VCs: Mir Imran

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Sector: Medical
Year Founded: 1992
Headcount: 76-100 as of May 2002
Rounds: 4
Capital Raised: 20.5M
Ownership: Acquired by Medtronic (2002 $ 326,000,000)
Stock Symbol: VIDA