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Transcend Medical Raises $35 Million Series B Round Towards Development of Novel Glaucoma Treatment
Date:6/22/2009

lier intervention in the glaucoma disease process," added Ike Ahmed, M.D., Assistant Professor, University of Toronto who is a world renowned glaucoma specialist and a clinical investigator of the CyPass System. "The CyPass System has shown promising initial results in a challenging population, with a very straight-forward procedure. We have been quite impressed with our experience to date in this growing patient group."

About Transcend Medical, Inc.

Transcend Medical (www.transcendmedical.com) is focused on the research and development of medical devices for the treatment of glaucoma, the leading cause of adult irreversible blindness. It is estimated that nearly four million people in the U.S. and 70 million worldwide are afflicted with the disease today and the numbers are expected to grow to nearly six million in the U.S. and to over 80 million worldwide by the year 2013. Based in Menlo Park, Calif., Transcend Medical was the first company to be spun out of ForSight Labs (www.forsightlabs.com), an incubator solely focused on ophthalmic innovations.


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