Vivasure Medical Limited is a highly innovative medical device company based in the heart of Europe’s largest medtech hub in Galway, Ireland. The company develops advanced polymer implants and delivery systems, primarily focused on minimally invasive vessel closure in cardiology, interventional radiology and vascular surgery.
Established in 2009, Vivasure operates a fully integrated, ISO 13485 certified, R&D and manufacturing facility. The company is staffed by an experienced team of medical device professionals with expertise spanning research, engineering, material science, quality, regulatory, manufacturing, clinical and commercial roles.
Vivasure is developing a range of solutions for areas of unmet clinical need, with particular focus on arterial and venous closure devices, based on its patented PerQseal® technology. Its lead product is the world’s first fully absorbable, patch-based large-bore percutaneous closure device. This new, easy-to-use device is designed to enable safe and reliable closure of large arteriotomies in transcatheter procedures such as those used for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) and Endovascular Aneurysm Repair (EVAR).