Summerville, S.C. – October 23, 2014 – SCRA Technology Ventures today presented a “big check” to International BioMedical Devices (IBMD) during the Charleston Chamber of Commerce’s Launchpad event. The big check ceremony formally honors and congratulates companies on their investment closings. IBMD received investment approval in August.
IBMD is a Charleston-based medical device company focused in the field of ophthalmic surgery. The company’s ApertureRx™ System is a novel precision thermal capsulotomy system for use in cataract surgery.
“We are grateful and honored to accept this investment,” said IBMD’s CEO Steve Bryant. “We will use the funding to advance our ApertureRx™ System that offers surgeons better precision and consistency during their capsulotomy procedures. We look forward to advancing our business in South Carolina, and offering this technology to ophthalmologists around the world.”