Natus Medical Incorporated is on the Cruelty Free Investing list for exploiting animals because the company does animal testing for some of their medical products, services, research and therapies.
The company stated in the following report that they conduct pre-clinical trials of their products on animals for FDA’s premarket clearance and approval requirements.
“The investigational-device exemption application must be supported by appropriate data, such as animal and laboratory testing results.” (Page 15) Read the full document
Natus Medical, Inc. engages in the development, manufacture, and trade of medical devices. Its healthcare products caters hearing diagnostics and screening, neometrics data management, jaundice management, thermoregulation, neurology and sleep diagnostics, newborn care, obstetric and vascular dopplers, and neurophysiology research. The firm’s brands include Bio-logic, BrainZ, Dantec, Grass, Medix, Nicolet, Embla and Xltek. The company was founded by Maurizio Liverani, John Robert Camber Porter, William New, Jr., Brian Prinn, and William W. Moore on May 26, 1987 and is headquartered in Pleasanton, CA. [Source: MarketWatch]
Company Website: http://www.natus.com