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HALF MILLON EURO FOR R&D MEDICAL

Cikautxo receives half million Euro for the development of advanced catheters. CIKAUTXO participates in a large European consortium (45 companies) named POSITION and leaded by Philips. Its aim is the development of a new generation of a Wireless Cath Lab. Cikautxo will develop a cell therapy catheter incorporating a new generation of position sensors in its point for precise injection of therapy cells in the damaged heart zones. CIKAUTXO also participates in a Consortium financed by the Basque Government for the development of an anti-thrombogenic catheter. Among both Institutions, the financial support for R&D in advanced catheters will reach more tan half a million Euro.