Symphysis Medical

Independence | Comfort | Quality of Life

Developing an innovative drainage technology to treat malignant pleural effusions (MPE)

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Better Outcomes

Better
Outcomes

 

Incorporates an active component that will significantly shorten the treatment duration of MPE compared to current catheter devices.

 

Patient Centric

Patient
Centric

A user-friendly design to promote patient independence, comfort and quality of life.


Cost Effective

Healthcare
Savings

Reduces the costs associated with long-term home drainage and acute readmissions to hospital.


SymPhysis Medical

Located in gALWAY, IRELAND

 

linked to experts internationally

 

SymPhysis Medical named as Futurescope 2020 One2Watch Finalist

SymPhysis Medical named as Futurescope 2…

Posted in News by Michelle Tierney

19th March, 2020

  In March 2020, SymPhysis Medical were named as finalists in the annual Futurescope One2Watch competition. FutureScope is Ireland’s leading business innovation event, and the One2Watch competition seeks to find Ireland’s most...

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SymPhysis Medical win 'Best New Idea' in Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur (IBYE) competition

SymPhysis Medical win 'Best New Idea' in…

Posted in News by Symphysis Medical

2nd December, 2019

  The IBYE competition, now in its fifth year, is a nationwide youth enterprise initiative to support 18-to-35 year olds with an innovative business idea, new start-up or established business. In...

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SymPhysis Medical complete YES!Delft Validation Lab

SymPhysis Medical complete YES!Delft Val…

Posted in News by Symphysis Medical

2nd December, 2019

  In November, the SymPhysis Medical team completed one of the most successful startup incubators in the world, YES!Delft Validation Lab. The Validation Lab is an eight-week pressure cooker to support...

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SymPhysis Medical to collaborate with ICAT Fellow to develop a novel peritoneal dialysis catheter anchoring system

SymPhysis Medical to collaborate with IC…

Posted in News by Symphysis Medical

2nd December, 2019

  SymPhysis Medical will be collaborating with Dr. Conor Judge, a Wellcome Trust-Health Research Board ICAT Fellow and Nephrology Specialist Registrar, to investigate the commercial feasibility of an innovative peritoneal dialysis...

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MPE By Numbers

Mesothelioma

Affects ~90% of patients with mesothelioma.

Lung Cancer

Affects ~ 35% of patients with lung cancer.

Breast Cancer

Affects ~ 16% of patients with breast cancer.

Lymphoma

Affects ~ 11% of patients with lymphoma.