Baxano, Inc., (NASDAQ:BAXS) based in Raleigh, NC is focused on developing minimally invasive tools to restore spine function and preserve healthy tissue. Baxano was founded in 2005 by Jeffery Bleich, M.D., who had the vision to create flexible tools to provide precision lumbar decompression from the “inside out”. In 2013, Baxano merged with Trans1. The merged entity is trading under the name Baxano on