Follow the Money to Medical Devices & Diagnostics
Spotlight on Femasys, Inc.

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Follow the Money to Medical Device & Diagnostic Opportunities highlights a newly funded medical device or diagnostic company. This includes important insights into the featured company’s product pipeline, manufacturing and business relationships, and likely sourcing opportunities.

Femasys is a U.S. private company that develops and manufactures medical devices for the treatment of infertility and cervical cancer. It raised $40 million in a completion of a Series C venture capital investment as reported in the PharmSource Lead Sheet on December 22, 2016.

Corporate Highlights

  • Femasys was founded in 2004
  • Corporate Headquarters: Suwanee, GA

Sourcing Opportunities

  • Femasys plans to use the proceeds to support the pivotal trial of the FemBloc.

Device: FemBloc™
Development Phase: Pilot studies
Medical Specialty: Gynecology/Obstetrical (OB/GYN)
Purpose: Device – Therapeutic/Interventional
Type: Implant – Other
Description: A permanent, catheter-delivered contraceptive system that permanently blocks the fallopian tubes.

Approvals/Clearances:
US – IDE approval

Previous Financings

  • August 2016: $3.3 million in a completed private equity placement
  • May 2015: $10.2 million in a completed venture capital investment

Medical Device & Diagnostics Pipeline1

Product Candidate Indication Medical Specialty Purpose Type Status
FemBloc Pregnancy prevention Gynecology/
Obstetrical (OB/GYN)
Device – Therapeutic/
Interventional
Implant – Other Pilot Studies
FemVue Fertility diagnosis Gynecology/
Obstetrical (OB/GYN)
Device – Therapeutic/
Interventional
Other Marketed/Launched
FemCerv Cervical cancer Gynecology/
Obstetrical (OB/GYN); Oncology
Device – Collection/Storage Instrument/Tool Marketed/Launched

Regulatory Approvals and Clearances

Product Candidate Region Approval/Clearance Year of Approval or Clearance
FemBloc US IDE approval 2016
FemCerv US 510(k) 2012
FemVue US 510(k) 2011

1Source: PharmSource Lead Sheet

Contact Information

Femasys, Inc. Key Officers
3950 Johns Creek Court, Suite 100 Kathy Lee-Sepsick, President & CEO
Suwanee, GA 30024 USA David Massie, Director, Manufacturing
Phone: +1-770-500-3910 Jeremy Sipos, Senior Director, R&D
Fax: +1-770-500-3980 Lisa Peacock, VP, Regulatory & QA
Web: www.femasys.com Anna Frost, Director, Clinical Research

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Scotty is a Research Analyst at PharmSource. He holds a BS degree in Biology from George Mason University and an MPH degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School. He’s experienced in data collection, analysis and management, and has done laboratory analysis and safety program development.

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