Press Releases

Press Releases

OCON’s Pioneering IUB™ Ballerine® Femtech Applauded by Frost & Sullivan

April 23, 2021
Frost & Sullivan recognizes OCON Healthcare (OCON) with the 2021 Global Enabling Technology Leadership Award for creating the world’s first and only 3D spherical copper IUD, the Intra Uterine Ball (IUB)™ Ballerine®.

Femtech startup OCON Healthcare announces last patient in phase IIa clinical study, evaluating its intrauterine drug delivery platform IUB™ SEAD™, a non-invasive treatment for abnormal uterine bleeding (AUB)

March 10, 2021
The trial assesses the safety and efficacy of the IUB™ SEAD™, a disruptive treatment for AUB. In this study, 50% of the participating patients have reached the End of the Study point, demonstrating a significant reduction in bleeding, avoiding the need to undergo invasive uterine ablation procedures or even a hysterectomy

OCON CEO Keren Leshem is featured on Forbes as one of the three women shaping the world of women’s health

January 21, 2021
These 3 Women Are Shaping The Future Of Women’s Health By Bringing Next Generation Of FemTech Products To The Market. It’s not a secret that finally, after years of being overlooked, women’s health is having its moment.

FemTech startup OCON Healthcare completes funding round and appoints Dr. Anula Jayasuriya to Chairwoman

December 23, 2020
The funding round was spearheaded by US based Rhia Ventures, Astia angels and existing investors Pontifax VC to bring OCON’s first ever 3D long-term intrauterine contraceptive to the US market