Medical device startup TruLeaf receives funding to fight heart condition
The startup is developing a Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement solution to treat Mitral Regurgitation
Dr. David M. Milch, Founder and Chairman of AllMeD Solutions, the parent company of TruLeaf, which will also take part in the funding, said: "These are exciting times for Israel's medical community and medical device industry. In direct correlation with AllMeD's strategy to support its subsidiaries in developing breakthrough, world-changing medical devices, we see the support from the Israeli Innovation Authority as a show of trust and confidence in our mission, and in TruLeaf's technology and enormous potential."
Professor Oz Shapira, Chairman of TruLeaf's Board: "Based upon a sound understanding of the mitral valve pathology and pathophysiology, and given its promising results in animal trials, I am confident that the TruLeaf RoseDoc TMVR platform designed by two of the most experienced and successful structural heart disease engineers in the world, will be a game-changer in the mitral valve space, offering safe and effective treatment to millions of MR patients worldwide."