Chronic Lymphedema:
an unmet clinical need

  • Chronic limb swelling due to lymphatic vessel dysfunction
  • Pain and recurrent infection
  • No existing cure
Lymphedema staging for upper limbs. (By DocHealer - License CC BY-SA 4.0 )

Epidemiology

  • 140 million people wordwide have lymphedema today
  • Lymphedema is a common side effect of successful cancer therapies
  • 1 in 4 breast cancer survivor develops lymphedema within 3 years from cancer removal surgery

Current Treatments

Our Competitive Advantage

  • Technology: First implantable lymphatic drainage system
  • Scalability: Standard surgical techniques for LymphoDrain implantation
  • Patient's quality of life:
    - time saving
    - compatible with daily activities
    - seamless continuous internal drainage
  • Cost reduction:
    - Simple and fast ambulatory procedure
    - Less hospital visits & physiotherapy sessions

Our Achievements

  • Proof of concept in animal completed
  • IP licence secured
  • Development status: clinical prototype
If you share our vision and want to invest in Lymphatica,
please contact us (contact@lymphatica.ch)