Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) wasted no time in closing the cash buyout of TVA Medical, which just a few weeks ago landed FDA clearance for its EverlinQ EndoAVF hemodialysis device, for an undisclosed amount. Austin, Texas-based TVA won de novo clearance June 22 for the EverlinQ EndoAVF device, which uses a pair of magnetic catheters and radiofrequency energy to […]
The FDA today granted de novo clearance to a pair of companies that make catheters designed for hemodialysis, Avenu Medical and TVA Medical. The federal safety watchdog said the catheters are designed to create an arteriovenous fistula connecting veins and arteries for a less-invasive way to access the vascular system. Avenu’s device is called Ellipsys; […]
TVA Medical today released data from a meta-analysis study of its everlinQ endovascular arteriovenous fistula system designed for hemodialysis access, touting a high procedure success rate and a high rate of fistula maturation. Results from the 236-patient trial were presented at the Leipzig Interventional Course 2018, the Austin, Texas-based company said. Data in the meta-analysis […]
TVA Medical said today it won CE Mark approval in the European Union for its EverlinQ 4 endoAVF system designed for creating hemodialysis access using an endovascular approach. The Austin, Texas-based company said the system consists of 2 magnetic catheters which are inserted into an artery and vein in the arm and use a small […]
Anne Sissel, managing director of Baxter Ventures and Adam Berman, CEO of TVA Medical, Inc. shared their perspectives on topics related to innovation and partnership between large, commercial organizations and small, venture-backed start-ups. Anne E. Sissel, M.B.A., C.F.A. is managing director of Baxter Ventures and has been in that role since she joined the company […]
Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) this week presented data from 2 studies of its stent systems and announced a new study of its In.Pact Admiral drug-coated balloon. The announcements were made at the VIVA physicians annual conference in Las Vegas, Nev. The Fridley, Minn.-based medical giant presented data from a 2-year clinical trial of its Valiant Captivia thoracic stent graft […]
TVA Medical said today it raised $15 million in a Series C financing round to support its everlinQ endoAVF system for creating minimally invasive hemodialysis access, with strategic investments coming from major players Baxter (NYSE:BAX) and Boston Scientific (NYSE:BSX). The catheter-based system is designed to create an AV fistula used for hemodialysis access. The system uses 2 magnetic catheters which […]
Austin, Texas, medical device maker TVA Medical landed $9.5 million in a Series B financing round in support of the company’s efforts to further validate and win regulatory approvals for its minimally invasive end-stage renal disease therapy systems.
TVA’s catheter-based endovascular technology allows physicians to join arteries to veins, forming what’s called a "fistula," in order to deliver hemodialysis to patients suffering from kidney failure.