|Post IPO Valuation|
|Venture Round, 10/2010 |
Essex Woodlands Health Ventures
Endologix develops and manufactures minimally invasive treatments for aortic disorders. Endologix’s flagship product is the Powerlink(R) System, which is an endovascular stent graft for the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA). AAA is a weakening of the wall of the aorta, the largest artery in the body, resulting in a balloon-like enlargement. Once AAA develops, it continues to enlarge and, if left untreated, becomes increasingly susceptible to rupture. The overall patient mortality rate for ruptured AAA is approximately 75%, making it a leading cause of death in the U.S.