University of Limerick and Class Medical Ltd

Class Medical Ltd was spun out from the University of Limerick in 2014 and develops systems to prevent complications from urethral trauma. One of their products, a Trans-Urethral Catheter Safety Valve, has prevented approximately 30 patients from suffering severe injury this year. To date, Class Medical has raised $2.5 million in venture funding and has been recognised as a High Potential Start Up by Enterprise Ireland.