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PulseMedica in the News


January 26, 2024

PulseMedica is Laser-Focused on Tackling Vitreoretinal Diseases

PulseMedica aims to transform vitreoretinal disease outcomes in the blink of an eye.

By Taproot Edmonton

March 30, 2022

PulseMedica raises $2.6M as it prepares to launch laser treatment trial

PulseMedica has raised an oversubscribed $2.6-million seed round, which it largely plans to use to run its first clinical trial beginning in June. The University of Alberta spinoff company is working on a new way to treat patients with major eye diseases.

By CBC Listen

September 10, 2021

Fixing Our Eyes

In September 2021's edition of Radio Active, CBC News' Liam Harop spoke with PulseMedica's co-founder and CEO, Nir Katchinskiy about the potential impact of the company's innovative laser treatment device.

By Taproot Edmonton

August 18, 2021

PulseMedica Named as Finalist for Berlin's Falling Walls 2021 Venture Competition

PulseMedica and Edmonton’s True Angle Medical are among the finalists in the Science Startups/Venture category at Falling Walls 2021, an annual science event in Berlin in November.

By Alberta Innovates

January 11, 2024

AICE Validate Program Success Story

Alberta Innovates supports companies like PulseMedica as they develop technology to make our lives better.

By Ophthalmology Innovation Source

February 2, 2022

A Laser-Focused Business Model, with Nir Katchinskiy, PhD and Lahav Gil

The OIS podcast features leaders and drivers of ophthalmic innovation from around the world. In January 2022, PulseMedica’s CEO Nir Katchinskiy and Advisor Lahav Gil joined Dr. Ehsan Sadri MD FACS on the Ophthalmology Innovation Source (OIS) podcast. 

By Taproot Edmonton

August 25, 2021

PulseMedica Gets Closer to "Revolutionary Solution" to Eye Disease

PulseMedica is making progress in its quest to provide a “revolutionary solution” for patients suffering from major eye diseases. The Edmonton company is developing technology that will treat afflictions such as age-related macular degeneration (AMD) with lasers instead of injections, to put it simply, though it goes much further than that.


April 4, 2022

PulseMedica closes $2.6M seed round

Early-stage financing for Canadian startup developing ultrafast laser treatment of several eye diseases.

By Startup TNT

November 19, 2021

PulseMedica, Winner of the TNT Investment Summit

A company that’s working on a revolutionary solution for patients suffering from major eye diseases took home the top prize in the Edmonton third of Startup TNT’s Investment Summit IV.

By Start Up Pill

August 20, 2021

14 Best Edmonton Medical Device Startups Revolutionising Healthcare

This article showcases our top picks for the best Edmonton based Medical Device companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Medical Device industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

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