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September 15, 2021: Francis Medical today announced the completion of the company’s $55.0 million Series B equity financing. The company plans to use the Series B proceeds to fund the development of its proprietary prostate cancer treatment through FDA 510(k) approval, which includes a pivotal clinical study (VAPOR 2) for the management of prostate cancer, scheduled to begin enrollment in August 2022.
Press Release: Francis Medical Announces Positive Data from VAPOR 1 IDE Study for Water Vapor Ablation of Prostate Cancer
June 8, 2021: Francis Medical announces positive data from its Vapor 1 IDE Study for water vapor ablation of prostate cancer. These promising results support the intent of this therapy to manage clinically significant disease while decreasing morbidities associated with currently used prostate cancer treatments.
In an interview for Medical Alley's "For the Record," the founder and CTO of Francis Medical, Michael Hoey, shares why he sought a more compassionate approach for treating prostate cancer and how he discovered water vapor technology. He also gives a window into how things are progressing at Francis Medical...
September 30, 2020: CCX Media visited Francis Medical to interview President and CEO Mike Kujak, and get an inside look at how Francis Medical is thriving and moving forward during the COVID-19 pandemic. This two-minute video includes recent news about a $4M investment by Coloplast.
September 29, 2020: Francis Medical Adds Urology Company Coloplast to Its Roster of Investors. The $4 million equity investment will support the company in optimizing its product design and executing a pivotal U.S. study.
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