Closure Medical Corporation Company Profile

02:49 EST 16th December 2018 | BioPortfolio

From its roots back in the 1970s as a small medical spin-off to today, Closure Medical Corporation has never lost sight of its commitment to revolutionize healing. Closure Medical seeks to fulfill the unmet needs of healthcare providers and their patients. Many of our products are already today helping patients heal more quickly and painlessly and our devices are changing the way physicians practice medicine.
Headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, Closure Medical designs, develops, and manufactures a variety of biomaterial-based medical adhesives. Our technology is based on our innovative and proprietary biomaterials technology and our products include a growing array of user-friendly devices that offer meaningful benefits to our clinician customers as well as consumers.


5250 Greens Dairy Road
North Carolina
United States of America


Phone: 919.876.7800
Fax: 919.790.1041

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Cardiva Medical’s vascular closure system meets endpoints in pivotal study

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ZipLine Medical publishes two clinical studies on surgical skin closure device

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ZipLine Medical raises $9m for surgical skin closure products

Non-invasive wound closure products developer ZipLine Medical has closed $9m growth financing led by existing investor MVM Partners.

Vivasure's large-bore closure system debuts in EU

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Zipline closes $9mm late-stage round

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GSK announces closure of Sligo, Ireland facilties

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All About Cesarean Delivery

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PubMed Articles [2052 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Closure of patent foramen ovale or medical therapy alone for secondary prevention of cryptogenic cerebrovascular events.

About one-third of ischemic stroke are cryptogenic. Paradoxical embolism through patent foramen ovale (PFO) has been identified as a possible cause of cryptogenic stroke. Therefore, PFO closure has be...

Is Patent Foramen Ovale Closure More Effective Than Medical Therapy in Preventing Stroke Recurrence in Patients With Cryptogenic Stroke?: A Critically Appraised Topic.

The clinical benefit of patent foramen ovale (PFO) closure in patients with cryptogenic stroke (CS) for recurrent stroke prevention has been a subject of extensive debate. Prior clinical trials failed...

Reduced Stroke After Transcatheter Patent Foramen Ovale Closure: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.

Recent randomized control trials (RCTs) have suggested benefit with transcatheter patent foramen ovale (PFO) closure plus antiplatelet therapy over medical treatment alone for secondary stroke prevent...

Classification of primary angle closure spectrum with hierarchical cluster analysis.

To classify subjects with primary angle closure into clusters based on features from anterior segment optical coherence tomography (ASOCT) imaging and to explore how these clusters correspond to disea...

The use of facial artery musculomucosal (FAMM) readvancement flap in closure of recurrent oronasal fistula.

High failure rate for recurrent palatal fistulas closure pose a great challenge to plastic surgeons. Tongue and facial artery musculomucosal (FAMM) flaps are the more commonly used flaps for closure o...

Clinical Trials [2397 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Patient Comfort With Vascular Closure

The purpose of this research study is to collect information on the amount of discomfort patients experience with one of two different vascular blood vessel closure devices, the MynxM5 Vas...

"Cross" Closure for Reconstructing the Perineal Wound of Abdominoperineal Resection

How to reduce the complications of perineal wound after abdominoperineal resection (APR) has always been a hot topic in the medical field.To reduce the complications of perineal wound and ...

Plug Arterial Closure System (PACS, 7F)

The purpose of this study is to assess the safety and feasibility of the 7F Ensure Medical Vascular Closure Devices to facilitate hemostasis in patients undergoing diagnostic or interventi...

Left Atrial Appendage CLOSURE in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation Compared to Medical Therapy

The study goal is to determine the clinical benefit of percutaneous catheter‐based left atrial appendage (LAA) closure in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF) at high ri...

Evaluation of the STARFlex® Septal Closure System in Patients With a Stroke or TIA Due to the Possible Passage of a Clot of Unknown Origin Through a Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)

The primary objective of the study is to determine whether the STARFlex® septal closure system will safely and effectively prevent a recurrent embolic stroke/transient ischemic attack (TI...

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