Commenting on this regulatory approval, Reverse Medical's President and Chief Executive Officer, Jeffrey Valko said, "The timing for the RePort[TM] Guide Catheter
System regulatory approval is perfect as access to the deep neurovascular anatomy is a current focus of neuro interventionalists' interest.
25 January 2012 - US medical device company Reverse Medical Corp said in a press release today it had sold its line of neurovascular guide catheters
to Ireland's Covidien plc (NYSE:COV).
The Neuropath guide catheter
line is designed with a highly flexible and visible tip that allows for ready vascular access, while maintaining good stability.
PTCA Guide Catheter
- Judkins - Left assorted sizes (Terumo, Abbott,
Based on the proprietary "full-wall variable braiding technology" found in the Medtronic Launcher(R) and Sherpa NX guide catheters
, the Export XT aspiration catheter promotes optimal performance during cardiovascular interventions.
The CPS Direct(TM) SL braided outer guide catheter
with SiteMark(TM) three-dimensional markers.
Pre-clinical studies for the Hansen CCS were conducted to evaluate the ability of the guide sheath and steerable guide catheter
to remotely navigate an ablation catheter to a series of anatomical targets in the right and left atria.
Country: USA, Sector: HealthcareTarget: Reverse Medical's neurovascular guide catheters
businessBuyer: Covidien Plc Vendor: Reverse Medical CorporationType: DivestmentStatus: Closed
a maker of technology used to guide catheters
in minimally invasive medical procedures, for $283 million in cash.
In the past, operators have had to rely solely on x-ray as well as touch and/or feel to guide catheters
through complicated blockages.
Firm voluntarily recalls 51 units of its Mach 1 guide catheters
due to excess strands of resin near the hub that may detach and cause vascular embolization.
Micrus also sells stents, balloon catheters, access devices such as guide catheters
, microcatheters, guidewires and accessory products used in conjunction with its microcoils.