Actuable mechatronic guide wire by BCV

The Actuable mechatronic guide wire: a unique smart handle + an active guidewire with shape-memory actuation control

The Gecko Smart handle

The first-ever SMA actuated endovascular navigation project optimizing access in any anatomy, even the most complex ones.

BCV is developing an Active Guide wire intended to facilitate access and positioning of a distal access catheter to reach the clot obstructing blood flow in stroke treatment.

The first generation of the Gecko System by BCV

A unique smart handle with shape-memory alloys actuation control (SMA) to get through tortuous vessels in an innovative way, centered on the practician needs and the patient benefits.

First in Human


Investigational device under development.

Not available for commercial sale, worldwide.