LensGen maintains momentum in their work toward an Investigational Device Exemption ("IDE") approval by closing additional financing and adding James (Jim) Mazzo to the board. Jim brings over 40 years of ophthalmic industry experience. The $10 million is an important step toward the company's Series B financing that will fund LensGen through approval of Juvene IOL pivotal FDA study.
Read the full announcement here.
“LensGen has a unique platform technology that I believe represents the future of cataract and lens replacement surgery,” said Mazzo. “I am looking forward to working with this innovative and dedicated team of professionals and leading surgeons around the world to bring better lens implant treatment options to patients.”
LensGen CEO Ram Rao sits down with Dr. Ehsan Sadri on the OIS Podcast to discuss his entrepreneurial journey, the recent financing, and the history of LensGen. Listen here and see below for a video of the discussion.