In the right vein

March 2, 2012

PUBLICATION: BusinessLexington

When he was president of the University of Kentucky, Lee Todd strongly encouraged faculty members to take their original ideas to the next step and turn them into new businesses and jobs to better the commonwealth. One company to emerge from the minds of UK personnel was technology incubator Therix Medical. And now, Therix has managed to spin off a company of its own – Bluegrass Vascular Technologies (BVT), which develops and commercializes devices and methods that improve vascular access procedures.