Located in Menlo Park, Calif., Transcend Medical Inc. is an ophthalmic device company that delivers advances in the treatment of glaucoma. The company undertakes research and development of novel devices for the treatment of glaucoma, which is the leading cause of adult irreversible blindness. It focuses on replacing the current therapies with a less invasive procedure and minimal complications. The company has developed Transcend CyPass System, a minimally invasive procedure developed as an alternative or adjunct to chronic, life-long medication therapy for a more effective and convenient treatment for glaucoma. Transcend Medical Inc. is the first company formed out of ForSight Labs, an incubator solely focused on ophthalmic innovations.