Checkpoint Surgical


A look at Northeast Ohio’s growing neurotechnology industry

Cleveland Clinic neuromodulation spinoff Intelect Medical may have stealthily exited Cleveland to set up shop in Boston, but the company's recent $78 million sale to Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) highlights Northeast Ohio's growing strength in neurotechnology. Here's a brief overview of the key players in Northeast Ohio's rising neurotechnology industry.


Checkpoint Surgical raises $250K to build nerve stimulator sales

Checkpoint Surgical Inc. has raised an additional $250,000 from angel investor group Medical Growth Fund to build the inaugural sales force and distribution network for its disposable surgical device. The Checkpoint Stimulator/Locator is “used to stimulate motor nerves during surgery to help the surgeon identify where the nerve is, and what tissue is or is […]