TITLE

Satiety

AUTHOR(S)
R. B.
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Red Herring;10/7/2007, Vol. 4 Issue 29, p78
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features Satiety, a medical device company included in "Red Herring's" top 100 list for 2007. The company is located in Palo, Alto, California. It was founded in 2001. Its chief executive officer (CEO) is Greg Patterson. Among its key investors are ABS Ventures, Morgenthaler Ventures, Dr. Tom Fogarty, Three Arch Ventures and Venrock. The company is developing a medical device for the treatment of obesity. The small device is introduced through the mouth, and once down the throat, a vacuum grabs tissue from the front and back of the stomach, forming a pouch.
ACCESSION #
28819391

 

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