Safety and Efficacy of the Galaxy Shape Memory Catheter

NCBiotech Grants & Loans

See the full listing of all NCBiotech grants and loans awarded since July 2012.

Lacuna Medical, Inc.
Award Date
Award Amount
Program Name
Small Business Research Loan
Program Category
Business Financing
Principal Investigator
Muath Bishawi
Fiscal Year
Research Triangle
Project Description:

Lacuna Medical is developing the Galaxy Catheter, the first catheter to feature a unique coiled shape that is expected to reduce the incidence of catheter obstruction and dislodgement. The $200,000 SRL funding will be used to complete benchtop and biocompatibility studies that will facilitate FDA clearance of this medical device.

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