iSTAR Medical announces EUR 40m Series C Financing

To accelerate development and commercialisation of innovative Glaucoma MIGS device, MINIjectTM

WAVRE, Belgium — 5 September 2019:  iSTAR Medical SA, a private medical device company developing novel ophthalmic implants for the treatment of glaucoma, today announced the completion of a €40m Series C financing. The financing was led by healthcare specialist funds LSP and Gimv, with participation by Earlybird and BNP Paribas Fortis Private Equity. Existing shareholders including Capricorn Partners, Walloon Region Investment Fund (SRIW) and Belgian Federal Investment Fund (SFPI‐FPIM) also participated. This financing will support the development of iSTAR Medical’s MINIjectTM device along the path to commercialisation in Europe and the United States.

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iSTAR Medical’s MINIject shows consistent results at 18-month follow-up in first-in-human trial (STAR-I)

WAVRE, Belgium — 10 July 2019: iSTAR Medical SA, a private medical device company developing novel ophthalmic implants for the treatment of glaucoma, today announced consistent 18-month results of the first-in-human, micro-invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS) STAR-I trial for the MINIjectTM device in a standalone setting. These results confirm the stability and sustained performance of MINIject beyond the first year.

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