Novadaq Technologies Inc is on the Cruelty Free Investing list for exploiting animals because the company does animal testing for some of their medical products and clinical research.
The company stated in the following report that they conduct pre-clinical trials of their drugs on animals.
“Animal testing using a porcine model validated the in vivo fluorescence imaging capability of the PINPOINT System.” (Page 6) Read the full document
Novadaq Technologies, Inc. develops, manufactures and markets real-time fluorescence imaging products. Its products are designed for use by surgeons in the operating room and other clinical settings where open, minimally invasive or interventional surgical procedures are performed. The company’s products include SPY imaging system, pinpoint endoscopic fluorescence imaging system, firefly system for robotic surgery and CO2 heart laser system. Its SPY Imaging core technology platform provides clinically relevant anatomic and physiologic images during a wide variety of complex surgical procedures without exposing the patient to radiation. Novadaq Technologies was founded by Rick Mangat on April 14, 2000 and is headquartered in Mississauga, Canada. [Source: MarketWatch]
Company Website: http://novadaq.com