NuMED Inc, founded in Hopkinton, New York, USA in 1982, (Canada in 1990) consists of a manufacturing facility. This extrusion facility has experience working with and extruding a full range of catheter materials. It has a fully equipped Research and Development department, which is responsible for the design feasibility, FDA testing, and introduction of many catheter and stent designs. The Canadian facility caters the needs of over 50 countries worldwide wit export being 90% of the total product throughput. NuMED’s President, Mr Allen Tower sr has over 40 years experience in the cardio-vascular catheter field.