Topic: FierceMedTech Fierce 15 2017

Velano Vascular

Velano Vascular’s mission is to improve the hospital experience for patients and healthcare providers by reducing the pain and risk associated with drawing blood.

Saluda Medical

Backed by some big names, media-quiet Australian med dev company Saluda Medical is looking to use its closed-loop neuromodulation technology to monitor signals traveling along the spine while also stimulating the body itself.
Recursion Pharmaceuticals

Recursion Pharmaceuticals

Recursion Pharmaceuticals looks to step up its artificial intelligence-enabled drug discovery activities and pivot away from the relatively simple job of repurposing meds.
Image on MedyMatch brain bleed decision support tool highlighting multiple areas on a patient scan where there might be bleeding


MedyMatch is working on artificial intelligence- and machine learning-based solutions to improve the quality and delivery of healthcare, with the ultimate goal of improving outcomes and driving down costs.
livongo blood glucose meter


Livongo, a digital health company focused on chronic disease, runs a cloud-based diabetes management program based around a blood glucose meter.
Cancer cells image

Guardant Health

By focusing on novel blood-based assays, data sets and analytics, Guardant Health’s goal is to overcome a number of challenges in the area of cancer care.

Gecko Biomedical

Gecko Biomedical debuted its first product, a surgical sealant, in Europe this year. But the startup doesn’t bill itself as a sealant company—it’s a tissue reconstruction company, says CEO Christophe Bancel.