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Clear Catheter Systems

We are developing a device technology that makes heart surgery recovery safer, less painful and more cost effective by preventing chest tube clogging.

  • Stage Concept Only
  • Industry Medical Devices and Equipment
  • Location Bend, OR, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Employees 4
  • Website

Company Summary

The company has developed the PleuraFlow System, which allows surgeons to select chest tubes that function without clogging, and choose smaller, more minimally invasive tubes to minimize pain. The company has obtained regulatory approval and launched the product. Early commercial experience has allowed us to learn more about anticipated sales cycle, training needs to optimize clinical usage and staffing needs to grow adotpion.


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    Edward Boyle

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    Ken Beres
    Chief Commercial Officer


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    Gloria Skigen, Martin, Lucas and Chioffi, Stamford, CT
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    John Harrigan, Harrigan, Price & Fronk, Bend, Oregon

Previous Investors

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    Oregon Angel Fund|BVC (angel investors organized around the Bend Venture Conference)|X Gen, Ltd