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A lean startup developing innovative solutions for targeted delivery of fluids, including chemotherapeutic agents, specifically to pancreas.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Medical Devices and Equipment
  • Location San Jose, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Employees 4
  • Website

Company Summary

RenovoRx is an award-winning medical device startup headquartered in Silicon Valley, California, operating through a capital efficient model. Our catheter technology is in Design for Manufacturing stages and the company is preparing for submission of a 510(k) premarket notification to FDA by end of 2013. We are a motivated Executive Team with broad experience and an exciting vision for the future of targeted delivery.


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    Marta Gaia Zanchi

    Dr. Zanchi brings to RenovoRx her experience in the medical device development process and the creation of successful startup businesses. Previously she was CEO and Founder of Medinnovo LLC, Medical Device Fellow with the Food and Drug Administration, and Entrepreneur In Residence with The Angels’ Forum. She is a Lecturer with the Surgical Division of Stanford University’s School of Medicine and teaches a class at the Stanford Biodesign Program.

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    Ramtin Agah

    Dr. Agah is the originator of the idea for the RenovoRx technology. He is currently Interventional Cardiologist and Chief of Medicine at El Camino Hospital, Mountain View. He was previously Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine with the Division of Cardiology, University of Utah. Dr. Agah completed a Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology with Cleveland Clinic Foundation, a Residency in Internal Medicine with Baylor College of Medicine, Hous

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    Kamran Najmabadi

    Najmadabi contributes to the team his 20+ yrs operational knowledge and experience in the medical device industry and entrepreneurial community. Prior to founding RenovoRx, he was employed in various management positions with major medical device manufacturers including Acuson (acquired by Siemens Medical), BD Biosciences, and Natus Medical, where he developed his expertise in product life cycle management, manufacturing operations, organizationa

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    Joost de Schutter
    VP of Finance

    De Schutter has held senior finance positions in the healthcare and electronics industries for over 15 years. He is currently Corporate Controller at Prysm, Inc., a Silicon Valley based start-up. Prior to Prysm, de Schutter worked in a variety of senior finance and management functions at Royal Philips Electronics. Most recently he was General Manager/VP Finance of Philips' Consumer Lifestyle development and manufacturing facility in Drachten, th


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    Cooley LLP

Previous Investors

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    The Angels' Forum & The Halo Fund (Lead Investor)
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    Sand Hill Angels; Golden Seeds; Angel Investors and Private Individuals