Swallow Solutions, LLC Secures $1.046 Million Series A Financing
3/1/2013 9:56:45 AM
MADISON, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Swallow Solutions, LLC (Swallow Solutions), a life sciences company with a novel dysphagia treatment platform, announced today it has raised $1.046 million in Series A financing, led by Venture Management, LLC, with participation from NEW Capital Fund, LP, Wisconsin Investment Partners, and individual investors. Swallow Solutions will use the capital to commercialize a portfolio of innovative dysphagia treatment products and to add new products and services. Affecting more than 18 million adults in the U.S. and several million more children, swallowing difficulties represent an increasingly common disorder. Especially as the population ages, risks increase for complications of dysphagia, such as pneumonia caused by the aspiration of foods and fluids into the lungs, malnutrition, and dehydration.